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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 35 32 18
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -14
Permanent jobs citing C++ 136 114 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 7.18% 6.45% 11.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.57% 12.58% 18.10%
Number of salaries quoted 114 95 169
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1175 906 956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 62.07% 51.24% 61.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1068 769 888
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 4 September 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Bristol

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 4 September 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++.

1 138 (60.53%) Software Engineering
2 99 (43.42%) C
3 96 (42.11%) Java
4 78 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
5 66 (28.95%) Linux
6 65 (28.51%) OO
7 63 (27.63%) Degree
8 60 (26.32%) Python
9 55 (24.12%) Mathematics
10 48 (21.05%) OOA/OOD
10 48 (21.05%) JavaScript
11 46 (20.18%) Windows
12 44 (19.30%) TCP/IP
13 41 (17.98%) UNIX
14 40 (17.54%) HTML
15 39 (17.11%) OOD
15 39 (17.11%) Telecoms
16 37 (16.23%) Scrum
17 36 (15.79%) Computer Science
18 35 (15.35%) SQL
19 34 (14.91%) TDD
20 31 (13.60%) Finance
21 30 (13.16%) Perl
21 30 (13.16%) CSS
22 29 (12.72%) C#
22 29 (12.72%) Android
23 28 (12.28%) Web Services
24 27 (11.84%) SQL Server
24 27 (11.84%) Continuous Integration
24 27 (11.84%) Algorithms

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 14 (6.14%) MQSeries
2 13 (5.70%) WebLogic
3 9 (3.95%) OpenStack
4 4 (1.75%) Apache
4 4 (1.75%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.88%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.44%) Lync
6 1 (0.44%) Node.js
6 1 (0.44%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.44%) Kinematics
Applications
1 5 (2.19%) Photoshop
1 5 (2.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.44%) Simulink
2 1 (0.44%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 5 (2.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.33%) SaaS
2 14 (6.14%) IaaS
3 11 (4.82%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (2.19%) PaaS
6 4 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (1.75%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 44 (19.30%) TCP/IP
2 11 (4.82%) Internet
3 9 (3.95%) DLNA
4 6 (2.63%) HTTP
4 6 (2.63%) SSL
5 1 (0.44%) DVB
5 1 (0.44%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (0.44%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.44%) LDAP
5 1 (0.44%) LAN
5 1 (0.44%) VoIP
5 1 (0.44%) WAN
5 1 (0.44%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (11.84%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.33%) Big Data
3 2 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.88%) MySQL
4 1 (0.44%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (4.82%) Visual Studio
2 7 (3.07%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.63%) Eclipse
4 4 (1.75%) Ant
4 4 (1.75%) Maven
4 4 (1.75%) Gradle
5 1 (0.44%) Selenium
5 1 (0.44%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.44%) JBehave
5 1 (0.44%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.44%) JUnit
5 1 (0.44%) LabVIEW
General
1 39 (17.11%) Telecoms
2 31 (13.60%) Finance
3 20 (8.77%) Electronics
4 17 (7.46%) Banking
5 16 (7.02%) Advertising
6 11 (4.82%) Games
7 7 (3.07%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.19%) Marketing
9 2 (0.88%) Retail
10 1 (0.44%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.44%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 100 (43.86%) Software Engineer
2 94 (41.23%) Developer
3 36 (15.79%) Software Developer
4 33 (14.47%) C++ Developer
5 28 (12.28%) Graduate
6 24 (10.53%) C++ Software Engineer
7 19 (8.33%) Senior Developer
8 18 (7.89%) Java Developer
9 16 (7.02%) C++ Software Developer
10 15 (6.58%) Senior Software Engineer
10 15 (6.58%) Junior
11 14 (6.14%) Principal Software Engineer
11 14 (6.14%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 14 (6.14%) Principal Engineer
12 12 (5.26%) C++ Applications Developer
12 12 (5.26%) Applications Developer
13 11 (4.82%) Senior Java Developer
13 11 (4.82%) Graduate Developer
14 9 (3.95%) Test Engineer
15 8 (3.51%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (17.54%) HTML
2 30 (13.16%) CSS
3 28 (12.28%) Web Services
4 24 (10.53%) Middleware
5 23 (10.09%) .NET
6 21 (9.21%) J2EE
7 19 (8.33%) Java EE
8 18 (7.89%) REST
9 16 (7.02%) Qt
9 16 (7.02%) OpenGL
9 16 (7.02%) DirectX
10 15 (6.58%) XML
11 13 (5.70%) MFC
11 13 (5.70%) JMX
12 11 (4.82%) Twisted
13 9 (3.95%) HTML5
14 8 (3.51%) ASP.NET
15 7 (3.07%) Akka
16 5 (2.19%) .NET Framework
16 5 (2.19%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 55 (24.12%) Mathematics
2 36 (15.79%) Computer Science
3 27 (11.84%) Algorithms
4 25 (10.96%) Data Structures
5 24 (10.53%) Physics
6 18 (7.89%) Digital Media
7 13 (5.70%) User Experience
8 12 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (3.95%) MPEG
10 7 (3.07%) iPhone
10 7 (3.07%) Visualisation
10 7 (3.07%) iPad
11 6 (2.63%) Mobile App
11 6 (2.63%) Internet of Things
11 6 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (2.63%) Data Centre
11 6 (2.63%) DTV
12 5 (2.19%) Mobile Payment
13 4 (1.75%) Blackberry
14 3 (1.32%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 66 (28.95%) Linux
2 46 (20.18%) Windows
3 41 (17.98%) UNIX
4 29 (12.72%) Android
5 17 (7.46%) Apple iOS
6 7 (3.07%) Windows Phone
7 4 (1.75%) Mac OS X
7 4 (1.75%) Windows Phone 7
8 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X Server
8 1 (0.44%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (60.53%) Software Engineering
2 78 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (28.51%) OO
4 48 (21.05%) OOA/OOD
5 39 (17.11%) OOD
6 37 (16.23%) Scrum
7 34 (14.91%) TDD
8 27 (11.84%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (10.96%) Software Architecture
10 24 (10.53%) Open Source
10 24 (10.53%) OOP
10 24 (10.53%) SDLC
11 22 (9.65%) Data Modelling
11 22 (9.65%) Multithreading
12 19 (8.33%) Android Development
13 16 (7.02%) Waterfall
14 15 (6.58%) Automated Testing
15 14 (6.14%) Kanban
16 12 (5.26%) Risk Management
17 11 (4.82%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 99 (43.42%) C
2 96 (42.11%) Java
3 60 (26.32%) Python
4 48 (21.05%) JavaScript
5 35 (15.35%) SQL
6 30 (13.16%) Perl
7 29 (12.72%) C#
8 21 (9.21%) Bash Shell
9 17 (7.46%) Ruby
10 12 (5.26%) VB
11 10 (4.39%) Objective-C
12 8 (3.51%) Scala
13 7 (3.07%) Go
13 7 (3.07%) Groovy
13 7 (3.07%) Tcl
14 5 (2.19%) Clojure
15 3 (1.32%) GLSL
15 3 (1.32%) MATLAB
15 3 (1.32%) PHP
16 2 (0.88%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 63 (27.63%) Degree
2 7 (3.07%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.63%) ISEB
4 4 (1.75%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.44%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.14%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) JTAG
System Software
1 8 (3.51%) Docker
2 6 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.88%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.44%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.88%) Puppet
1 2 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.88%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 25 (10.96%) Oracle
2 19 (8.33%) VMware
3 14 (6.14%) TIBCO
4 11 (4.82%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.19%) SAP
6 4 (1.75%) Toshiba
6 4 (1.75%) Panasonic
6 4 (1.75%) Rackspace
7 3 (1.32%) Adobe
8 2 (0.88%) IBM
9 1 (0.44%) Xilinx
9 1 (0.44%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.44%) Progress
9 1 (0.44%) Sybase
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £35000.0000 - £45000.0000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28k - 50k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
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Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + £40 per Diem, Travel, Accomidation
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Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
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Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + healthcare, pension, etc.
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £410000 per annum + competitive
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Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
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Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago