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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 27 19 14
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Permanent jobs citing C++ 127 172 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 6.85% 10.88% 10.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.11% 17.71% 20.39%
Number of salaries quoted 108 167 156
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
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
969 971 824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 52.24% 61.42% 52.28%
Number of salaries quoted 839 898 748
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 £47,450 £47,500
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 19 September 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Bristol

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 September 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++.

1 113 (44.66%) C
2 107 (42.29%) Java
3 94 (37.15%) Software Engineering
4 74 (29.25%) C#
5 72 (28.46%) Windows
6 71 (28.06%) Agile Software Development
7 68 (26.88%) XML
8 65 (25.69%) OO
9 61 (24.11%) Computer Science
10 58 (22.92%) Degree
11 56 (22.13%) Apple iOS
12 55 (21.74%) HTML
13 49 (19.37%) JSON
14 48 (18.97%) Python
14 48 (18.97%) iOS Development
15 44 (17.39%) OOD
16 43 (17.00%) OOA/OOD
17 42 (16.60%) Objective-C
18 41 (16.21%) .NET
18 41 (16.21%) CSS
19 37 (14.62%) SQL
20 35 (13.83%) Scrum
21 34 (13.44%) Android
22 32 (12.65%) TDD
23 31 (12.25%) Games
23 31 (12.25%) Finance
23 31 (12.25%) JavaScript
23 31 (12.25%) Microsoft
24 30 (11.86%) Qt
24 30 (11.86%) Mobile App

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 8 (3.16%) Node.js
2 4 (1.58%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.40%) CMS
3 1 (0.40%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (6.72%) Photoshop
2 9 (3.56%) MS Excel
3 8 (3.16%) NASTRAN
4 1 (0.40%) Revit
4 1 (0.40%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.53%) TCP/IP
1 14 (5.53%) NFC
2 6 (2.37%) HTTP
3 4 (1.58%) Internet
4 3 (1.19%) DLNA
5 2 (0.79%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.51%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.14%) Relational Database
3 12 (4.74%) RDBMS
4 9 (3.56%) Oracle Database
5 7 (2.77%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.79%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.40%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 27 (10.67%) Visual Studio
2 14 (5.53%) MSBuild
3 9 (3.56%) JUnit
4 7 (2.77%) GCC
5 6 (2.37%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (1.98%) Subversion
7 3 (1.19%) Maven
7 3 (1.19%) Selenium
7 3 (1.19%) NetBeans
7 3 (1.19%) Ant
7 3 (1.19%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.19%) JMeter
8 1 (0.40%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.40%) InstallShield
8 1 (0.40%) PVCS
8 1 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.40%) Git (software)
General
1 31 (12.25%) Finance
1 31 (12.25%) Games
2 22 (8.70%) Aerospace
3 13 (5.14%) Electronics
3 13 (5.14%) Retail
4 12 (4.74%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.95%) Manufacturing
5 10 (3.95%) Marketing
6 6 (2.37%) Banking
7 4 (1.58%) Military
8 2 (0.79%) Advertising
8 2 (0.79%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 124 (49.01%) Developer
2 75 (29.64%) Software Engineer
3 38 (15.02%) iOS Developer
4 35 (13.83%) Java Developer
4 35 (13.83%) C++ Software Engineer
5 24 (9.49%) Graduate
6 19 (7.51%) Software Developer
7 18 (7.11%) Senior Developer
8 14 (5.53%) Junior
8 14 (5.53%) C++ Developer
9 11 (4.35%) C# Developer
9 11 (4.35%) Junior Developer
9 11 (4.35%) Consultant
10 10 (3.95%) Senior Java Developer
10 10 (3.95%) Graduate Developer
11 9 (3.56%) Technical Leader
12 7 (2.77%) Graduate Java Developer
12 7 (2.77%) Technical Consultant
13 6 (2.37%) Architect
13 6 (2.37%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (26.88%) XML
2 55 (21.74%) HTML
3 49 (19.37%) JSON
4 41 (16.21%) .NET
4 41 (16.21%) CSS
5 30 (11.86%) Qt
6 25 (9.88%) Web Services
7 24 (9.49%) STL
8 23 (9.09%) ASP.NET
9 21 (8.30%) Spring
9 21 (8.30%) HTML5
10 20 (7.91%) iOS SDK
10 20 (7.91%) RESTful
11 19 (7.51%) SOAP
12 18 (7.11%) J2EE
12 18 (7.11%) Hibernate
13 15 (5.93%) DirectX
14 13 (5.14%) XHTML
15 12 (4.74%) Cocoa
16 11 (4.35%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 61 (24.11%) Computer Science
2 30 (11.86%) Mobile App
3 24 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (9.09%) iPhone
5 21 (8.30%) iPad
6 20 (7.91%) Mathematics
6 20 (7.91%) Physics
7 19 (7.51%) Embedded Systems
8 12 (4.74%) Xbox
9 9 (3.56%) User Experience
9 9 (3.56%) Digital Media
9 9 (3.56%) GIS
9 9 (3.56%) Device Driver
10 5 (1.98%) 3D Graphics
11 4 (1.58%) Blackberry
11 4 (1.58%) Mobile Payment
12 3 (1.19%) DTV
12 3 (1.19%) MPEG
12 3 (1.19%) CCTV
13 2 (0.79%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 72 (28.46%) Windows
2 56 (22.13%) Apple iOS
3 34 (13.44%) Android
4 28 (11.07%) Linux
5 24 (9.49%) UNIX
6 12 (4.74%) Mac OS X
7 4 (1.58%) Windows Phone 7
7 4 (1.58%) Windows Phone
8 3 (1.19%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.40%) Debian
9 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (37.15%) Software Engineering
2 71 (28.06%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (25.69%) OO
4 48 (18.97%) iOS Development
5 44 (17.39%) OOD
6 43 (17.00%) OOA/OOD
7 35 (13.83%) Scrum
8 32 (12.65%) TDD
9 29 (11.46%) Unit Testing
10 26 (10.28%) UML
11 24 (9.49%) Data Modelling
12 21 (8.30%) Mobile Application Development
13 18 (7.11%) Android Development
14 16 (6.32%) MVC
15 14 (5.53%) Multithreading
15 14 (5.53%) OOP
16 13 (5.14%) Web Development
17 12 (4.74%) Electronic Design Automation
18 11 (4.35%) Software Architecture
19 10 (3.95%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 113 (44.66%) C
2 107 (42.29%) Java
3 74 (29.25%) C#
4 48 (18.97%) Python
5 42 (16.60%) Objective-C
6 37 (14.62%) SQL
7 31 (12.25%) JavaScript
8 21 (8.30%) Ruby
9 16 (6.32%) VB.NET
10 15 (5.93%) PHP
10 15 (5.93%) Lisp
11 13 (5.14%) Perl
12 12 (4.74%) VB
12 12 (4.74%) Fortran
13 10 (3.95%) VC++
14 9 (3.56%) Assembly Language
15 8 (3.16%) VB6
16 7 (2.77%) Ada
17 4 (1.58%) Shell Script
18 3 (1.19%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 58 (22.92%) Degree
2 9 (3.56%) SC Cleared
2 9 (3.56%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.16%) PhD
4 4 (1.58%) ISEB
5 3 (1.19%) HNC
5 3 (1.19%) HND
6 1 (0.40%) CCNP
6 1 (0.40%) CCNA
6 1 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.95%) QA
2 7 (2.77%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 1 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.40%) Nagios
1 1 (0.40%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 31 (12.25%) Microsoft
2 27 (10.67%) Google
3 26 (10.28%) Oracle
4 18 (7.11%) Apple
5 12 (4.74%) Facebook
6 7 (2.77%) Intel
6 7 (2.77%) Embarcadero
6 7 (2.77%) Borland
7 1 (0.40%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.40%) Autodesk
7 1 (0.40%) VMware
7 1 (0.40%) SAP
7 1 (0.40%) Cisco
7 1 (0.40%) Sencha
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 28 minutes ago
Bristol Area
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Salary: £25000 to £28500 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol Area
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Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum - flexible benefits
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Bristol Area
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Salary: £35000 to £47000 per annum - bonus and pension
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Bonus, Shares and benefits
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