Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Plymouth with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 6 months to 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Devon > Plymouth
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 11 29
Rank change year-on-year -3 +18 -1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 14 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 10.53% 11.49% 0.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.21% 20.41% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 1
Plymouth median annual salary £48,250 £43,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.21% +56.36% +10.00%
10th Percentile £26,750 £33,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,875 £51,250 £28,750
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £42,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year -11.24% -0.59% +41.67%

C++ is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Plymouth with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Plymouth
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 66 49 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 49.62% 56.32% 74.77%
Number of salaries quoted 51 39 78
Plymouth median annual salary £35,000 £38,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +11.59% +2.22%
10th Percentile £24,250 £26,650 £22,925
90th Percentile £57,500 £51,250 £53,750
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Plymouth

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Plymouth.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Plymouth

C++
Salary Trend in Plymouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ in Plymouth.

Salary trend for C++ in Plymouth

C++
Salary Histogram in Plymouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Plymouth over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Plymouth region with a requirement for C++.

1 8 (57.14%) C#
2 7 (50.00%) C
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 5 (35.71%) JSON
4 5 (35.71%) JIRA
4 5 (35.71%) PHP
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) .NET
4 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
4 5 (35.71%) Data Structures
4 5 (35.71%) Algorithms
5 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 4 (28.57%) Degree
5 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (28.57%) MySQL
5 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 4 (28.57%) Firmware
5 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
5 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
6 3 (21.43%) MVC
6 3 (21.43%) Project Management
6 3 (21.43%) HTML
6 3 (21.43%) Python
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 3 (21.43%) CSS
6 3 (21.43%) XML
6 3 (21.43%) Unix
6 3 (21.43%) Windows
6 3 (21.43%) Linux

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Bluetooth
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (14.29%) Wireless
1 2 (14.29%) ZigBee
2 1 (7.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 2 (14.29%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
1 5 (35.71%) JIRA
2 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Architect
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C++ Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C++ Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C++/C# Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Firmware Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 2 (14.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Software Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Software Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Software Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Software Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
1 5 (35.71%) JSON
2 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
2 3 (21.43%) CSS
2 3 (21.43%) Ext JS
2 3 (21.43%) HTML
2 3 (21.43%) Laravel
2 3 (21.43%) Qt
2 3 (21.43%) XML
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 2 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 5 (35.71%) Algorithms
2 5 (35.71%) Data Structures
3 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (14.29%) NHS
4 2 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
1 3 (21.43%) Unix
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 3 (21.43%) Coaching
3 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
3 3 (21.43%) MVC
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) BDD
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (14.29%) Kanban
4 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 2 (14.29%) OOP
4 2 (14.29%) Physics
4 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (14.29%) Refactoring
4 2 (14.29%) Software Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) C#
2 7 (50.00%) C
3 5 (35.71%) PHP
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 3 (21.43%) Python
6 2 (14.29%) Embedded C
6 2 (14.29%) Embedded C++
7 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Sencha