The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 51 38 36
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Permanent jobs citing C++ 78 131 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 4.81% 7.10% 6.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.19% 10.71% 12.36%
Number of salaries quoted 70 106 94
Median salary £39,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.29% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
952 1223 914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 58.66% 66.32% 50.44%
Number of salaries quoted 871 1088 765
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 July 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Bristol

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for C++.

1 102 (51.26%) Software Engineering
2 76 (38.19%) Java
3 71 (35.68%) C
3 71 (35.68%) Degree
4 62 (31.16%) Python
5 52 (26.13%) Telecoms
6 50 (25.13%) Linux
7 45 (22.61%) OO
8 44 (22.11%) C#
8 44 (22.11%) Mathematics
9 43 (21.61%) Computer Science
9 43 (21.61%) JavaScript
10 38 (19.10%) Agile Software Development
11 37 (18.59%) Windows
12 30 (15.08%) SQL
13 29 (14.57%) Digital Media
14 28 (14.07%) .NET
14 28 (14.07%) Unix
15 27 (13.57%) Finance
15 27 (13.57%) SDLC
16 24 (12.06%) Security Cleared
17 22 (11.06%) HTML
18 20 (10.05%) Microsoft
19 19 (9.55%) Perl
20 18 (9.05%) OpenStack
20 18 (9.05%) Cybersecurity
21 17 (8.54%) OOP
22 16 (8.04%) OOA/OOD
22 16 (8.04%) UML
23 15 (7.54%) Continuous Integration

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (9.05%) OpenStack
2 4 (2.01%) Apache Pig
2 4 (2.01%) Apache Spark
2 4 (2.01%) IIS
2 4 (2.01%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.50%) SAS
3 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.50%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.51%) SaaS
2 4 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.01%) IaaS
3 3 (1.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.03%) TCP/IP
2 8 (4.02%) Internet
3 7 (3.52%) Firewall
4 5 (2.51%) Software-Defined Networking
5 4 (2.01%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (2.01%) Wireless
6 3 (1.51%) SS7
7 1 (0.50%) DVB
7 1 (0.50%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.50%) HTTP
7 1 (0.50%) NGN
7 1 (0.50%) OpenFlow
7 1 (0.50%) Profibus
7 1 (0.50%) RS-422
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.04%) Big Data
2 13 (6.53%) SQL Server
3 9 (4.52%) MySQL
4 8 (4.02%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (3.02%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.02%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.51%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (2.51%) Hadoop
6 5 (2.51%) HBase
6 5 (2.51%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.51%) SQLite
7 4 (2.01%) Apache Hive
8 3 (1.51%) DB2
9 1 (0.50%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.50%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (5.03%) Eclipse
2 4 (2.01%) Rational Rhapsody
2 4 (2.01%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.51%) AppScan
3 3 (1.51%) Metasploit
4 2 (1.01%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.50%) JIRA
5 1 (0.50%) JMeter
5 1 (0.50%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.50%) Selenium
5 1 (0.50%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.50%) Subversion
5 1 (0.50%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 52 (26.13%) Telecoms
2 27 (13.57%) Finance
3 11 (5.53%) Electronics
4 9 (4.52%) Aerospace
5 8 (4.02%) Advertising
6 6 (3.02%) Automotive
7 5 (2.51%) Games
8 4 (2.01%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.01%) Military
10 1 (0.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 91 (45.73%) Developer
2 64 (32.16%) Software Engineer
3 45 (22.61%) C++ Developer
4 33 (16.58%) Software Developer
5 24 (12.06%) C++ Software Engineer
6 23 (11.56%) Graduate
7 15 (7.54%) Graduate Developer
8 14 (7.04%) Java Developer
8 14 (7.04%) Senior Developer
9 13 (6.53%) C Developer
9 13 (6.53%) C/C++ Developer
9 13 (6.53%) Software Test Engineer
9 13 (6.53%) Test Engineer
10 12 (6.03%) C++ Software Developer
10 12 (6.03%) Software Team Leader
10 12 (6.03%) Team Leader
11 10 (5.03%) Graduate Software Developer
11 10 (5.03%) Linux Engineer
12 9 (4.52%) C++ Applications Developer
12 9 (4.52%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (14.07%) .NET
2 22 (11.06%) HTML
3 13 (6.53%) CSS
4 12 (6.03%) XML
5 10 (5.03%) Qt
6 9 (4.52%) ASP.NET
6 9 (4.52%) Web Services
7 7 (3.52%) HTML5
8 6 (3.02%) J2EE
9 5 (2.51%) Middleware
9 5 (2.51%) Natural Language Processing
9 5 (2.51%) REST
10 4 (2.01%) ADO.NET
10 4 (2.01%) COM+
10 4 (2.01%) JMX
10 4 (2.01%) jQuery
10 4 (2.01%) STL
11 3 (1.51%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 3 (1.51%) Java SE
11 3 (1.51%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 44 (22.11%) Mathematics
2 43 (21.61%) Computer Science
3 29 (14.57%) Digital Media
4 14 (7.04%) Physics
5 13 (6.53%) Algorithms
6 11 (5.53%) Data Structures
7 7 (3.52%) Internet of Things
7 7 (3.52%) Management Information System
8 6 (3.02%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (3.02%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (2.51%) Visualisation
10 4 (2.01%) Mobile Payment
11 3 (1.51%) Cryptography
11 3 (1.51%) User Experience
12 2 (1.01%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (1.01%) Robotics
13 1 (0.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.50%) Neural Network
13 1 (0.50%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 50 (25.13%) Linux
2 37 (18.59%) Windows
3 28 (14.07%) Unix
4 13 (6.53%) Apple iOS
5 8 (4.02%) Android
6 2 (1.01%) LynxOS
6 2 (1.01%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.50%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (51.26%) Software Engineering
2 45 (22.61%) OO
3 38 (19.10%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (13.57%) SDLC
5 18 (9.05%) Cybersecurity
6 17 (8.54%) OOP
7 16 (8.04%) OOA/OOD
7 16 (8.04%) UML
8 15 (7.54%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (7.54%) Open Source
9 14 (7.04%) OOD
10 13 (6.53%) Data Modelling
10 13 (6.53%) Prototyping
11 11 (5.53%) Multithreading
11 11 (5.53%) Validation
12 10 (5.03%) Structured Programming
13 9 (4.52%) MVC
13 9 (4.52%) Penetration Testing
13 9 (4.52%) Requirements Engineering
14 7 (3.52%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 76 (38.19%) Java
2 71 (35.68%) C
3 62 (31.16%) Python
4 44 (22.11%) C#
5 43 (21.61%) JavaScript
6 30 (15.08%) SQL
7 19 (9.55%) Perl
8 15 (7.54%) Ruby
9 6 (3.02%) R
9 6 (3.02%) VB.NET
10 5 (2.51%) Ada
10 5 (2.51%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.51%) Objective-C
10 5 (2.51%) VB
11 4 (2.01%) Embedded C++
11 4 (2.01%) VB6
12 2 (1.01%) Embedded C
12 2 (1.01%) PHP
13 1 (0.50%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 71 (35.68%) Degree
2 24 (12.06%) Security Cleared
3 10 (5.03%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.02%) CISSP
4 6 (3.02%) GIAC
5 5 (2.51%) PhD
6 3 (1.51%) CEH
6 3 (1.51%) CISA
6 3 (1.51%) CISM
6 3 (1.51%) CRISC
7 1 (0.50%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.50%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.51%) Def Stans
1 3 (1.51%) MISRA
2 2 (1.01%) QA
3 1 (0.50%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.50%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 2 (1.01%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.51%) Nessus
Vendors
1 20 (10.05%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.52%) IBM
2 7 (3.52%) Oracle
3 6 (3.02%) Google
4 4 (2.01%) VMware
5 3 (1.51%) Veracode
6 2 (1.01%) QNX
7 1 (0.50%) Apple
7 1 (0.50%) Blue Prism
7 1 (0.50%) Broadcom
7 1 (0.50%) Panasonic
7 1 (0.50%) SAP
7 1 (0.50%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.50%) Toshiba
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