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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 30 18 17
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 124 200 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 6.62% 11.68% 10.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.63% 18.74% 20.17%
Number of salaries quoted 111 194 150
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,250
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
982 1067 823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 52.43% 62.29% 51.47%
Number of salaries quoted 856 974 744
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 21 October 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Bristol

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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++.

1 103 (42.92%) C
2 99 (41.25%) Software Engineering
3 92 (38.33%) Java
4 71 (29.58%) Agile Software Development
5 70 (29.17%) OO
6 69 (28.75%) Windows
7 66 (27.50%) C#
8 56 (23.33%) Computer Science
9 54 (22.50%) XML
10 52 (21.67%) HTML
11 51 (21.25%) Python
12 50 (20.83%) OOD
13 49 (20.42%) OOA/OOD
13 49 (20.42%) Degree
13 49 (20.42%) Apple iOS
14 45 (18.75%) Scrum
15 44 (18.33%) .NET
15 44 (18.33%) iOS Development
16 39 (16.25%) Algorithms
16 39 (16.25%) CSS
16 39 (16.25%) Objective-C
16 39 (16.25%) JSON
17 38 (15.83%) Android
18 34 (14.17%) Unit Testing
19 33 (13.75%) JavaScript
20 32 (13.33%) SQL
21 31 (12.92%) Games
22 30 (12.50%) iPhone
22 30 (12.50%) TDD
22 30 (12.50%) Mobile App

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 7 (2.92%) Node.js
2 5 (2.08%) OpenStack
3 2 (0.83%) CMS
3 2 (0.83%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.42%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (4.17%) Photoshop
1 10 (4.17%) NASTRAN
2 6 (2.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.42%) Revit
3 1 (0.42%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.42%) SaaS
1 1 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.25%) NFC
2 12 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 10 (4.17%) Internet
4 6 (2.50%) HTTP
5 5 (2.08%) DLNA
6 2 (0.83%) Wireless
6 2 (0.83%) DVB
7 1 (0.42%) HSPA
7 1 (0.42%) LTE
7 1 (0.42%) CDMA2000
7 1 (0.42%) SSL
7 1 (0.42%) GPRS
7 1 (0.42%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.92%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 14 (5.83%) RDBMS
4 11 (4.58%) Oracle Database
5 7 (2.92%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.83%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.42%) RavenDB
7 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.42%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 24 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 12 (5.00%) MSBuild
3 11 (4.58%) JUnit
4 5 (2.08%) GCC
5 3 (1.25%) Subversion
5 3 (1.25%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.83%) PVCS
6 2 (0.83%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.42%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 31 (12.92%) Games
2 27 (11.25%) Finance
3 24 (10.00%) Aerospace
4 15 (6.25%) Electronics
5 12 (5.00%) Manufacturing
6 11 (4.58%) Marketing
7 10 (4.17%) Banking
7 10 (4.17%) Retail
8 8 (3.33%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.67%) Military
10 3 (1.25%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.42%) Advertising
11 1 (0.42%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 102 (42.50%) Developer
2 82 (34.17%) Software Engineer
3 37 (15.42%) C++ Software Engineer
4 32 (13.33%) iOS Developer
5 25 (10.42%) Java Developer
6 23 (9.58%) Graduate
7 19 (7.92%) Senior Developer
8 15 (6.25%) Junior
9 14 (5.83%) C++ Developer
10 13 (5.42%) Software Developer
11 11 (4.58%) C# Developer
11 11 (4.58%) Consultant
12 10 (4.17%) Junior Developer
13 9 (3.75%) Senior iOS Developer
13 9 (3.75%) Graduate Software Engineer
14 8 (3.33%) Technical Leader
14 8 (3.33%) Graduate Developer
15 7 (2.92%) Senior Java Developer
15 7 (2.92%) Programmer
15 7 (2.92%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (22.50%) XML
2 52 (21.67%) HTML
3 44 (18.33%) .NET
4 39 (16.25%) CSS
4 39 (16.25%) JSON
5 24 (10.00%) Qt
6 23 (9.58%) ASP.NET
7 21 (8.75%) Web Services
7 21 (8.75%) HTML5
8 20 (8.33%) STL
9 19 (7.92%) J2EE
9 19 (7.92%) Hibernate
9 19 (7.92%) Spring
10 18 (7.50%) DirectX
11 17 (7.08%) SOAP
12 12 (5.00%) Cocoa
12 12 (5.00%) jQuery
12 12 (5.00%) JSF
13 10 (4.17%) iOS SDK
14 9 (3.75%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 56 (23.33%) Computer Science
2 39 (16.25%) Algorithms
3 30 (12.50%) iPhone
3 30 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 29 (12.08%) Data Structures
5 28 (11.67%) iPad
6 25 (10.42%) Physics
7 22 (9.17%) Mathematics
8 18 (7.50%) Embedded Systems
9 16 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (6.25%) User Experience
11 10 (4.17%) Mobile Payment
12 8 (3.33%) GIS
12 8 (3.33%) Xbox
13 7 (2.92%) Device Driver
14 5 (2.08%) Digital Media
14 5 (2.08%) MPEG
15 4 (1.67%) Blackberry
16 3 (1.25%) DTV
16 3 (1.25%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 69 (28.75%) Windows
2 49 (20.42%) Apple iOS
3 38 (15.83%) Android
4 27 (11.25%) Linux
5 20 (8.33%) UNIX
6 11 (4.58%) Windows Phone
7 10 (4.17%) Windows Phone 7
8 5 (2.08%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.42%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.42%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (41.25%) Software Engineering
2 71 (29.58%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (29.17%) OO
4 50 (20.83%) OOD
5 49 (20.42%) OOA/OOD
6 45 (18.75%) Scrum
7 44 (18.33%) iOS Development
8 34 (14.17%) Unit Testing
9 30 (12.50%) TDD
10 26 (10.83%) OOP
11 25 (10.42%) UML
11 25 (10.42%) Android Development
12 24 (10.00%) Data Modelling
13 21 (8.75%) Mobile Application Development
14 18 (7.50%) Multithreading
15 16 (6.67%) MVC
16 15 (6.25%) E-Commerce
16 15 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
16 15 (6.25%) Kanban
17 14 (5.83%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 103 (42.92%) C
2 92 (38.33%) Java
3 66 (27.50%) C#
4 51 (21.25%) Python
5 39 (16.25%) Objective-C
6 33 (13.75%) JavaScript
7 32 (13.33%) SQL
8 19 (7.92%) Ruby
9 15 (6.25%) Perl
10 14 (5.83%) Fortran
11 13 (5.42%) Lisp
11 13 (5.42%) VB.NET
12 12 (5.00%) VC++
13 9 (3.75%) PHP
13 9 (3.75%) Assembly Language
14 7 (2.92%) Ada
14 7 (2.92%) VB
15 5 (2.08%) VB6
15 5 (2.08%) Bash Shell
16 4 (1.67%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 49 (20.42%) Degree
2 13 (5.42%) PhD
3 8 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.33%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.67%) ISEB
5 3 (1.25%) HNC
5 3 (1.25%) HND
6 1 (0.42%) CCNP
6 1 (0.42%) CCNA
6 1 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.58%) QA
2 5 (2.08%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 1 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.42%) ZABBIX
1 1 (0.42%) Nagios
Vendors
1 29 (12.08%) Microsoft
2 26 (10.83%) Oracle
3 24 (10.00%) Google
4 19 (7.92%) Apple
5 8 (3.33%) Facebook
6 6 (2.50%) Intel
7 5 (2.08%) Embarcadero
7 5 (2.08%) Borland
8 1 (0.42%) Sencha
8 1 (0.42%) Autodesk
8 1 (0.42%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.42%) VMware
8 1 (0.42%) Perforce
8 1 (0.42%) Cisco
8 1 (0.42%) EMC
8 1 (0.42%) SAP
Bristol, Avon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Sogeti UK Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago