The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 51 33 22
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -11
Permanent jobs citing C++ 84 128 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 4.43% 6.51% 10.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.27% 12.16% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 80 118 160
Average salary £39,000 £33,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.29% +2.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
C++
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1156 1053 1147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 60.94% 53.53% 67.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1040 876 1028
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

C++
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

C++ Salary Trend in Bristol

C++
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 1 June 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Bristol

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing C++ also 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 that cited C++.

1 99 (49.25%) Software Engineering
2 87 (43.28%) C
3 75 (37.31%) Java
4 68 (33.83%) Degree
5 67 (33.33%) Linux
6 66 (32.84%) OO
7 64 (31.84%) Agile Software Development
8 47 (23.38%) Python
9 44 (21.89%) OOD
10 42 (20.90%) C#
11 41 (20.40%) JavaScript
11 41 (20.40%) OOA/OOD
12 38 (18.91%) Windows
12 38 (18.91%) HTML
13 35 (17.41%) SQL
13 35 (17.41%) CSS
13 35 (17.41%) Mathematics
14 28 (13.93%) .NET
14 28 (13.93%) Advertising
14 28 (13.93%) Software Architecture
14 28 (13.93%) SDLC
15 27 (13.43%) Oracle
16 26 (12.94%) Multithreading
17 25 (12.44%) Computer Science
18 24 (11.94%) UNIX
18 24 (11.94%) Finance
18 24 (11.94%) Scrum
19 23 (11.44%) Physics
19 23 (11.44%) Algorithms
20 22 (10.95%) Integration Testing

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing C++ also 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 that cited C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (7.46%) OpenStack
2 7 (3.48%) MQSeries
3 3 (1.49%) Node.js
3 3 (1.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (1.49%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (1.49%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.00%) IIS
5 1 (0.50%) Lync
5 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (4.48%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.48%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.49%) SaaS
2 4 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (1.49%) PaaS
3 3 (1.49%) Google App Engine
4 2 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (10.95%) TCP/IP
2 8 (3.98%) DLNA
3 7 (3.48%) HTTP
4 2 (1.00%) DNS
5 1 (0.50%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.50%) SSL
5 1 (0.50%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.50%) Broadband
5 1 (0.50%) Internet
5 1 (0.50%) DSL
5 1 (0.50%) LTE
5 1 (0.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.95%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.46%) Big Data
3 6 (2.99%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.50%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (5.97%) Visual Studio
2 7 (3.48%) Jenkins
2 7 (3.48%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.99%) JUnit
4 5 (2.49%) Hudson
4 5 (2.49%) Selenium
4 5 (2.49%) Maven
5 4 (1.99%) Cucumber
5 4 (1.99%) JBehave
6 3 (1.49%) Gradle
6 3 (1.49%) Ant
6 3 (1.49%) Subversion
7 2 (1.00%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (1.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (1.00%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.50%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.50%) FishEye
8 1 (0.50%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.50%) MorphX
8 1 (0.50%) JIRA
General
1 28 (13.93%) Advertising
2 24 (11.94%) Finance
3 15 (7.46%) Electronics
4 14 (6.97%) Telecoms
5 9 (4.48%) Banking
5 9 (4.48%) Aerospace
6 6 (2.99%) Games
7 5 (2.49%) Military
8 4 (1.99%) Marketing
8 4 (1.99%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.99%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.49%) Automotive
10 1 (0.50%) Publishing
10 1 (0.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 90 (44.78%) Developer
2 72 (35.82%) Software Engineer
3 43 (21.39%) C++ Developer
4 28 (13.93%) Senior Developer
5 21 (10.45%) Senior C++ Developer
5 21 (10.45%) C++ Software Engineer
6 18 (8.96%) Software Developer
7 15 (7.46%) Graduate
8 14 (6.97%) Senior Software Engineer
9 12 (5.97%) Junior
10 11 (5.47%) C# Developer
11 10 (4.98%) Java Developer
12 9 (4.48%) Graduate Developer
13 8 (3.98%) Analyst
14 7 (3.48%) Applications Developer
14 7 (3.48%) C++ Applications Developer
14 7 (3.48%) Test Engineer
14 7 (3.48%) QA Engineer
14 7 (3.48%) C++ Software Developer
14 7 (3.48%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (18.91%) HTML
2 35 (17.41%) CSS
3 28 (13.93%) .NET
4 20 (9.95%) XML
4 20 (9.95%) HTML5
5 19 (9.45%) Middleware
6 12 (5.97%) Web Services
7 11 (5.47%) OpenGL
8 10 (4.98%) DirectX
8 10 (4.98%) Qt
9 9 (4.48%) MFC
10 8 (3.98%) ASP.NET
10 8 (3.98%) REST
11 7 (3.48%) JSON
11 7 (3.48%) jQuery
12 6 (2.99%) RESTful
12 6 (2.99%) .NET Framework
13 5 (2.49%) CSS3
13 5 (2.49%) Hibernate
14 4 (1.99%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 35 (17.41%) Mathematics
2 25 (12.44%) Computer Science
3 23 (11.44%) Physics
3 23 (11.44%) Algorithms
4 20 (9.95%) MPEG
5 17 (8.46%) Data Structures
6 11 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (3.98%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (2.49%) Device Driver
9 4 (1.99%) Artificial Intelligence
9 4 (1.99%) Neural Network
9 4 (1.99%) User Experience
10 3 (1.49%) iPad
10 3 (1.49%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.49%) Verilog
10 3 (1.49%) 3D Graphics
10 3 (1.49%) Blackberry
10 3 (1.49%) DTV
10 3 (1.49%) iPhone
11 2 (1.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 67 (33.33%) Linux
2 38 (18.91%) Windows
3 24 (11.94%) UNIX
4 21 (10.45%) Android
5 5 (2.49%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.99%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.00%) Windows Phone
7 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (49.25%) Software Engineering
2 66 (32.84%) OO
3 64 (31.84%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (21.89%) OOD
5 41 (20.40%) OOA/OOD
6 28 (13.93%) Software Architecture
6 28 (13.93%) SDLC
7 26 (12.94%) Multithreading
8 24 (11.94%) Scrum
9 22 (10.95%) Integration Testing
10 19 (9.45%) OOP
11 18 (8.96%) Unit Testing
12 17 (8.46%) Android Development
13 15 (7.46%) Data Modelling
13 15 (7.46%) TDD
14 12 (5.97%) UML
14 12 (5.97%) Kanban
15 11 (5.47%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (5.47%) Image Processing
15 11 (5.47%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 87 (43.28%) C
2 75 (37.31%) Java
3 47 (23.38%) Python
4 42 (20.90%) C#
5 41 (20.40%) JavaScript
6 35 (17.41%) SQL
7 21 (10.45%) Perl
8 15 (7.46%) Bash Shell
9 10 (4.98%) VB
10 5 (2.49%) Objective-C
10 5 (2.49%) Scala
11 4 (1.99%) ActionScript
11 4 (1.99%) Go
12 3 (1.49%) Clojure
12 3 (1.49%) Groovy
13 2 (1.00%) Ruby
13 2 (1.00%) Embedded C
13 2 (1.00%) XQuery
13 2 (1.00%) Assembly Language
13 2 (1.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 68 (33.83%) Degree
2 7 (3.48%) SC Cleared
2 7 (3.48%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.49%) ISEB
4 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.97%) QA
2 4 (1.99%) DO-178B
3 2 (1.00%) JTAG
3 2 (1.00%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 4 (1.99%) Docker
2 3 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.00%) Puppet
1 2 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (13.43%) Oracle
2 17 (8.46%) Microsoft
3 12 (5.97%) IBM
4 9 (4.48%) Panasonic
4 9 (4.48%) Toshiba
5 7 (3.48%) TIBCO
6 5 (2.49%) Sybase
6 5 (2.49%) SIMUL8
7 4 (1.99%) VMware
8 3 (1.49%) Rackspace
8 3 (1.49%) SAP
8 3 (1.49%) Business Objects
8 3 (1.49%) Adobe
9 2 (1.00%) Apple
9 2 (1.00%) Talend
10 1 (0.50%) Progress
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Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol
Environment Agency
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol
Environment Agency
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Excellent Benefits+Training
Posted: 16 hours ago
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People Source Consulting Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits scheme
Posted: Yesterday
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Spring Technology
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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IC Resources
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
IC Resources
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40k - 70k per year + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-45,000 plus great benefits.
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + benefits
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