The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 117 106 103
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 13 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.67% 1.00% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 1.03% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 16
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +10.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £29,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £38,250 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
C++ Software Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1878 1933 1701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.41% 96.75% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1624 1563 1480
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

C++ Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 20 (100.00%) C++
1 20 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (50.00%) C
3 9 (45.00%) OOA/OOD
4 8 (40.00%) Software Architecture
5 7 (35.00%) Pattern Recognition
5 7 (35.00%) Multithreading
5 7 (35.00%) Digital Signal Processing
5 7 (35.00%) Signal Processing
5 7 (35.00%) Degree
5 7 (35.00%) Refactoring
5 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
5 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
5 7 (35.00%) Customer Engagement
5 7 (35.00%) OO
5 7 (35.00%) Python
5 7 (35.00%) OOD
5 7 (35.00%) UML
5 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (25.00%) Scrum
6 5 (25.00%) OOP
6 5 (25.00%) MPEG
6 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 5 (25.00%) Linux
6 5 (25.00%) CSS
6 5 (25.00%) HTML
6 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (25.00%) Perl
6 5 (25.00%) Android
6 5 (25.00%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (25.00%) DLNA
General
1 3 (15.00%) Banking
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) CSS
1 5 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (15.00%) OpenGL
3 2 (10.00%) Qt
3 2 (10.00%) Akka
3 2 (10.00%) Twisted
3 2 (10.00%) DirectX
3 2 (10.00%) Middleware
3 2 (10.00%) Java RMI
3 2 (10.00%) JavaSpaces
3 2 (10.00%) gevent
4 1 (5.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) MPEG
1 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (20.00%) Physics
2 4 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 4 (20.00%) Neural Network
3 3 (15.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (10.00%) Open Source
4 2 (10.00%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (10.00%) Data Structures
4 2 (10.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
1 5 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (45.00%) OOA/OOD
3 8 (40.00%) Software Architecture
4 7 (35.00%) Pattern Recognition
4 7 (35.00%) Multithreading
4 7 (35.00%) Digital Signal Processing
4 7 (35.00%) Signal Processing
4 7 (35.00%) Refactoring
4 7 (35.00%) Customer Engagement
4 7 (35.00%) OO
4 7 (35.00%) OOD
4 7 (35.00%) UML
4 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (25.00%) Scrum
5 5 (25.00%) OOP
5 5 (25.00%) Kanban
5 5 (25.00%) Android Development
6 4 (20.00%) Machine Learning
7 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (10.00%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C++
2 10 (50.00%) C
3 7 (35.00%) Python
4 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (25.00%) Perl
4 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (10.00%) Scala
5 2 (10.00%) Go
5 2 (10.00%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Degree
1 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Kubernetes