Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Devon > Plymouth
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 26 22
Rank change year-on-year +12 -4 -
Permanent jobs citing C++ 11 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 11.46% 5.61% 10.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.92% 7.89% 12.41%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 17
Plymouth median annual salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.86% +9.38% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,125 £21,500
90th Percentile £45,250 £43,750 £38,750
Devon median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% - +7.14%

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 48 76 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 50.00% 71.03% 82.04%
Number of salaries quoted 42 70 110
Plymouth median annual salary £38,273 £36,250 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.58% +25.00% -3.33%
10th Percentile £26,300 £23,750 £18,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £42,625
Devon median annual salary £44,236 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +26.39% +7.69% +3.17%

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 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 (72.73%) JavaScript
1 8 (72.73%) PHP
1 8 (72.73%) C#
1 8 (72.73%) SMS
1 8 (72.73%) JIRA
1 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
2 7 (63.64%) C
3 6 (54.55%) SDLC
4 4 (36.36%) React
4 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
4 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
4 4 (36.36%) Confluence
4 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
4 4 (36.36%) Laravel
4 4 (36.36%) OpenStack
4 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
4 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
4 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
4 4 (36.36%) HTML
4 4 (36.36%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) ISEB
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) MySQL
4 4 (36.36%) CSS
4 4 (36.36%) XML
4 4 (36.36%) OO
4 4 (36.36%) Python
4 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
4 4 (36.36%) 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 4 (36.36%) Confluence
1 4 (36.36%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
1 8 (72.73%) JIRA
2 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
1 8 (72.73%) Software Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Angular Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Automation Tester
2 4 (36.36%) C# Developer
2 4 (36.36%) C# Software Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Developer in Test
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript Developer
2 4 (36.36%) PHP Developer
2 4 (36.36%) React Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Software Tester
2 4 (36.36%) Test Automation Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior C Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
1 4 (36.36%) CSS
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
1 4 (36.36%) JSON
1 4 (36.36%) Laravel
1 4 (36.36%) React
1 4 (36.36%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) SDLC
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
2 4 (36.36%) MVC
2 4 (36.36%) OO
2 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
2 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
2 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C#
1 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
1 8 (72.73%) PHP
2 7 (63.64%) C
3 4 (36.36%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) Python
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Ada
5 1 (9.09%) Embedded C
5 1 (9.09%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ISEB
1 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Firmware