Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Devon > Plymouth
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 28 28
Rank change year-on-year +17 0 +2
Permanent jobs citing C++ 10 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 11.49% 0.88% 6.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.41% 1.19% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 8
Plymouth median annual salary £43,000 £27,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.36% +10.00% -41.18%
10th Percentile £33,750 £26,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £28,750 £37,375
Devon median annual salary £42,250 £42,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -0.59% +41.67% -16.67%

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 49 84 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 56.32% 73.68% 69.28%
Number of salaries quoted 39 79 82
Plymouth median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +3.70% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,650 £22,950 £18,300
90th Percentile £51,250 £53,750 £45,000
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +3.70%

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Plymouth region with a requirement for C++.

1 10 (100.00%) C
2 8 (80.00%) Firmware
2 8 (80.00%) Wi-Fi
2 8 (80.00%) Electronics
2 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 8 (80.00%) JSON
2 8 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (80.00%) ZigBee
2 8 (80.00%) REST
2 8 (80.00%) Smart Home
2 8 (80.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Ada
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) DO-178B

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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Wi-Fi
1 8 (80.00%) ZigBee
General
1 8 (80.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Firmware Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Interoperability Testing (IOT) Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Ada Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Ada Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Real Time Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Real Time Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior C Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) JSON
1 8 (80.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Computer Science
1 8 (80.00%) Smart Home
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (20.00%) SDLC
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C
2 2 (20.00%) Ada
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) DO-178B
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Firmware