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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Devon / Plymouth
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 17 20
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 8 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 14.29% 3.70% 1.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.78% 4.44% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 1
Median salary £28,750 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.33% +25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

C++ is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Plymouth with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Plymouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 45 45 32
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Plymouth 80.36% 83.33% 49.23%
Number of salaries quoted 41 39 30
Median salary £33,750 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £38,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Plymouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Plymouth citing C++ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 4 (44.44%) PHP
1 4 (44.44%) OOP
1 4 (44.44%) OO
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) Open Source Development
2 3 (33.33%) Smart Home
2 3 (33.33%) Multichannel Retail
2 3 (33.33%) Zend
2 3 (33.33%) Zend Framework
2 3 (33.33%) Open Source
2 3 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Retail
2 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 3 (33.33%) HTTP
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (33.33%) C
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded C++
3 2 (22.22%) Internet
3 2 (22.22%) Bluetooth
3 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
3 2 (22.22%) Electronics
3 2 (22.22%) 802.15
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) JSON
3 2 (22.22%) 802.1X
3 2 (22.22%) Internet of Things

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 3 (33.33%) HTTP
1 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) 802.15
2 2 (22.22%) Bluetooth
2 2 (22.22%) Internet
2 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (22.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) FileMaker
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 3 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Electronics
3 1 (11.11%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Embedded Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) PHP Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) C++ Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Junior
3 2 (22.22%) Junior Embedded Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Junior Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Zend Framework
2 2 (22.22%) 802.1X
2 2 (22.22%) JSON
3 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Smart Home
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (22.22%) Internet of Things
3 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
3 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) OO
1 4 (44.44%) OOP
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 3 (33.33%) Multichannel Retail
2 3 (33.33%) Open Source
2 3 (33.33%) Open Source Development
2 3 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Android Development
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
3 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) PHP
2 3 (33.33%) C
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded C++
4 1 (11.11%) Ada
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Chartered Engineer
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Zend
Plymouth
greywood
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago