The first table below looks at the demand for the C++ Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 108 74 80
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 15 45 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.83% 2.81% 2.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 2.96% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 15 45 39
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £37,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1731 1520 1493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.58% 94.76% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1384 1345 1300
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
C++ Software Engineer
South West

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer in the job title across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer across the Bristol region.

C++ Software Engineer Salary Trend in Bristol

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

C++ Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Bristol

C++ Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited C++ Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with C++ Software Engineer in their job title.

1 31 (100.00%) C++
1 31 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 24 (77.42%) OOD
3 19 (61.29%) Qt
4 18 (58.06%) OOA/OOD
4 18 (58.06%) Data Modelling
5 16 (51.61%) Windows
6 11 (35.48%) UNIX
7 10 (32.26%) Electronic Design Automation
7 10 (32.26%) CAD
7 10 (32.26%) Computer Science
8 7 (22.58%) DirectX
8 7 (22.58%) Visual Studio
8 7 (22.58%) UML
9 6 (19.35%) OO
9 6 (19.35%) Linux
9 6 (19.35%) Games
9 6 (19.35%) Embedded Systems
10 5 (16.13%) Multithreading
10 5 (16.13%) Physics
10 5 (16.13%) IEC 61508
10 5 (16.13%) GCC
10 5 (16.13%) Embarcadero
10 5 (16.13%) Borland
10 5 (16.13%) STL
10 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
11 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
11 4 (12.90%) Intel
11 4 (12.90%) C#
11 4 (12.90%) MSBuild

C++ Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited C++ Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with C++ Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Visual Studio
2 5 (16.13%) GCC
3 4 (12.90%) MSBuild
General
1 6 (19.35%) Games
2 1 (3.23%) Military
2 1 (3.23%) Electronics
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.23%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (61.29%) Qt
2 7 (22.58%) DirectX
3 5 (16.13%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Computer Science
2 6 (19.35%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (16.13%) Physics
4 2 (6.45%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.23%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 16 (51.61%) Windows
2 11 (35.48%) UNIX
3 6 (19.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 24 (77.42%) OOD
3 18 (58.06%) OOA/OOD
3 18 (58.06%) Data Modelling
4 10 (32.26%) Electronic Design Automation
4 10 (32.26%) CAD
5 7 (22.58%) UML
6 6 (19.35%) OO
7 5 (16.13%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (12.90%) C#
3 3 (9.68%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Embarcadero
1 5 (16.13%) Borland
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) Intel
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago