Period
to 20 May 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 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Devon > Plymouth
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 17 23
Rank change year-on-year +4 +6 +12
Permanent jobs citing C++ 25 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 15.63% 14.68% 9.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.88% 19.28% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 25 16 12
Plymouth median annual salary £32,500 £30,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.69% -5.38% +8.33%
10th Percentile £28,750 £23,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £50,625 £38,750
Devon median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -13.33% -6.25% +11.11%

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 93 83 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 58.13% 76.15% 88.10%
Number of salaries quoted 74 79 90
Plymouth median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £22,900 £22,450 £21,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £53,750 £37,750
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +15.38% -7.14%

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 May 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 18 (72.00%) C#
2 17 (68.00%) PHP
3 16 (64.00%) SDLC
4 15 (60.00%) JIRA
4 15 (60.00%) Git (software)
5 14 (56.00%) SMS
5 14 (56.00%) C
5 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
6 13 (52.00%) OO
7 10 (40.00%) SQL
7 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (40.00%) Waterfall
8 8 (32.00%) Unit Testing
8 8 (32.00%) Jenkins
9 7 (28.00%) ISEB
9 7 (28.00%) MVC
9 7 (28.00%) Data Modelling
9 7 (28.00%) Python
9 7 (28.00%) HTML
9 7 (28.00%) Java
9 7 (28.00%) MySQL
9 7 (28.00%) CSS
9 7 (28.00%) XML
9 7 (28.00%) Laravel
9 7 (28.00%) OpenStack
9 7 (28.00%) AngularJS
9 7 (28.00%) Test Scripting
9 7 (28.00%) Test Automation
9 7 (28.00%) ISTQB
9 7 (28.00%) JSON

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 7 (28.00%) Confluence
1 7 (28.00%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 15 (60.00%) JIRA
2 8 (32.00%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (24.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Developer
1 14 (56.00%) Software Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Software Tester
2 8 (32.00%) Tester
3 7 (28.00%) Angular Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Automation Tester
3 7 (28.00%) C# Developer
3 7 (28.00%) C# Software Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Developer in Test
3 7 (28.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 7 (28.00%) PHP Developer
3 7 (28.00%) React Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Test Automation Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Graduate
5 4 (16.00%) Embedded Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Graduate Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Software Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) AngularJS
1 7 (28.00%) CSS
1 7 (28.00%) HTML
1 7 (28.00%) JSON
1 7 (28.00%) Laravel
1 7 (28.00%) React
1 7 (28.00%) XML
2 3 (12.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (12.00%) NHS
2 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) SDLC
2 13 (52.00%) OO
3 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 8 (32.00%) Unit Testing
5 7 (28.00%) Data Modelling
5 7 (28.00%) MVC
5 7 (28.00%) Test Automation
5 7 (28.00%) Test Scripting
6 6 (24.00%) Configuration Management
6 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (24.00%) Software Testing
7 4 (16.00%) Mathematics
7 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (12.00%) Physics
8 3 (12.00%) Project Management
8 3 (12.00%) RUP
8 3 (12.00%) Unified Process
9 2 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
10 1 (4.00%) Conflict Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) C#
2 17 (68.00%) PHP
3 14 (56.00%) C
3 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (40.00%) SQL
5 7 (28.00%) Java
5 7 (28.00%) Python
6 6 (24.00%) Ada
7 1 (4.00%) Embedded C
7 1 (4.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) ISEB
1 7 (28.00%) ISTQB
2 6 (24.00%) Chartered Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Firmware