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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 35 18 14
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -4
Permanent jobs citing C++ 108 168 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 5.97% 10.66% 12.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.79% 17.50% 21.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88 165 180
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 £24,000 £24,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
916 960 900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 50.61% 60.91% 56.93%
Number of salaries quoted 765 887 820
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 21 August 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Bristol

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 August 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++.

1 105 (45.06%) Java
2 96 (41.20%) C
3 85 (36.48%) Software Engineering
4 67 (28.76%) C#
5 64 (27.47%) XML
6 62 (26.61%) Windows
7 59 (25.32%) OO
7 59 (25.32%) Computer Science
8 49 (21.03%) HTML
8 49 (21.03%) Degree
8 49 (21.03%) Apple iOS
9 47 (20.17%) JSON
10 44 (18.88%) iOS Development
11 38 (16.31%) Python
11 38 (16.31%) Objective-C
12 37 (15.88%) .NET
12 37 (15.88%) OOA/OOD
12 37 (15.88%) OOD
13 36 (15.45%) SQL
14 34 (14.59%) CSS
15 32 (13.73%) Finance
16 30 (12.88%) Microsoft
16 30 (12.88%) TDD
17 28 (12.02%) Visual Studio
17 28 (12.02%) Web Services
17 28 (12.02%) Games
17 28 (12.02%) Qt
18 27 (11.59%) UML
18 27 (11.59%) Android
19 26 (11.16%) UNIX

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (3.43%) Node.js
2 2 (0.86%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (7.73%) Photoshop
2 10 (4.29%) MS Excel
3 8 (3.43%) NASTRAN
4 1 (0.43%) Revit
4 1 (0.43%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.15%) TCP/IP
2 10 (4.29%) NFC
3 6 (2.58%) HTTP
4 2 (0.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.44%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.72%) RDBMS
2 11 (4.72%) Relational Database
3 8 (3.43%) Oracle Database
4 7 (3.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.86%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.43%) RavenDB
6 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.43%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 28 (12.02%) Visual Studio
2 13 (5.58%) MSBuild
3 8 (3.43%) GCC
3 8 (3.43%) JUnit
4 6 (2.58%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.72%) Subversion
6 3 (1.29%) Maven
6 3 (1.29%) Selenium
6 3 (1.29%) NetBeans
6 3 (1.29%) Ant
6 3 (1.29%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.29%) JMeter
7 1 (0.43%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.43%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 32 (13.73%) Finance
2 28 (12.02%) Games
3 21 (9.01%) Aerospace
4 14 (6.01%) Retail
5 13 (5.58%) Telecoms
6 10 (4.29%) Manufacturing
6 10 (4.29%) Electronics
7 7 (3.00%) Marketing
8 6 (2.58%) Banking
9 2 (0.86%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.86%) Military
9 2 (0.86%) Advertising
10 1 (0.43%) Publishing
10 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 118 (50.64%) Developer
2 66 (28.33%) Software Engineer
3 35 (15.02%) Java Developer
3 35 (15.02%) C++ Software Engineer
3 35 (15.02%) iOS Developer
4 23 (9.87%) Graduate
5 18 (7.73%) Software Developer
6 17 (7.30%) Senior Developer
7 14 (6.01%) Junior
8 11 (4.72%) Consultant
8 11 (4.72%) Junior Developer
8 11 (4.72%) C++ Developer
8 11 (4.72%) Senior Java Developer
9 10 (4.29%) C# Developer
10 9 (3.86%) Graduate Developer
10 9 (3.86%) Technical Leader
11 7 (3.00%) Trainee
11 7 (3.00%) Programmer
11 7 (3.00%) Technical Consultant
12 6 (2.58%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (27.47%) XML
2 49 (21.03%) HTML
3 47 (20.17%) JSON
4 37 (15.88%) .NET
5 34 (14.59%) CSS
6 28 (12.02%) Web Services
6 28 (12.02%) Qt
7 23 (9.87%) RESTful
7 23 (9.87%) HTML5
7 23 (9.87%) iOS SDK
8 21 (9.01%) STL
9 20 (8.58%) Spring
10 19 (8.15%) ASP.NET
11 17 (7.30%) J2EE
11 17 (7.30%) Hibernate
12 14 (6.01%) SOAP
12 14 (6.01%) XHTML
13 11 (4.72%) DirectX
14 10 (4.29%) Cocoa
14 10 (4.29%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 59 (25.32%) Computer Science
2 26 (11.16%) Mobile App
3 20 (8.58%) Embedded Systems
4 18 (7.73%) Mathematics
4 18 (7.73%) Physics
4 18 (7.73%) iPhone
5 16 (6.87%) iPad
6 12 (5.15%) Xbox
7 10 (4.29%) Digital Media
8 9 (3.86%) GIS
8 9 (3.86%) Device Driver
9 6 (2.58%) Blackberry
10 5 (2.15%) 3D Graphics
11 3 (1.29%) CCTV
12 2 (0.86%) Verilog
12 2 (0.86%) Mobile Payment
13 1 (0.43%) NHS
13 1 (0.43%) PACS
13 1 (0.43%) IPTV
13 1 (0.43%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 62 (26.61%) Windows
2 49 (21.03%) Apple iOS
3 27 (11.59%) Android
4 26 (11.16%) UNIX
5 22 (9.44%) Linux
6 13 (5.58%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.29%) Windows CE
8 2 (0.86%) Windows Phone 7
8 2 (0.86%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.43%) Debian
9 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (36.48%) Software Engineering
2 59 (25.32%) OO
3 44 (18.88%) iOS Development
4 37 (15.88%) OOA/OOD
4 37 (15.88%) OOD
5 30 (12.88%) TDD
6 27 (11.59%) UML
7 25 (10.73%) Unit Testing
8 23 (9.87%) Scrum
9 22 (9.44%) Data Modelling
10 18 (7.73%) Mobile Application Development
11 14 (6.01%) Web Development
11 14 (6.01%) Electronic Design Automation
12 13 (5.58%) MVC
12 13 (5.58%) Android Development
13 12 (5.15%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (4.72%) Memory Management
15 10 (4.29%) CAD
16 9 (3.86%) Multithreading
17 8 (3.43%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 105 (45.06%) Java
2 96 (41.20%) C
3 67 (28.76%) C#
4 38 (16.31%) Python
4 38 (16.31%) Objective-C
5 36 (15.45%) SQL
6 25 (10.73%) JavaScript
7 18 (7.73%) PHP
8 15 (6.44%) Ruby
9 14 (6.01%) VB.NET
10 12 (5.15%) VB
10 12 (5.15%) Fortran
11 11 (4.72%) Lisp
12 10 (4.29%) Assembly Language
13 9 (3.86%) VC++
14 8 (3.43%) Perl
14 8 (3.43%) VB6
15 7 (3.00%) Ada
16 4 (1.72%) Shell Script
17 3 (1.29%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 49 (21.03%) Degree
2 8 (3.43%) PhD
3 7 (3.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.72%) ISEB
5 1 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.43%) CCNP
5 1 (0.43%) CCNA
5 1 (0.43%) HNC
5 1 (0.43%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.86%) QA
2 8 (3.43%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.43%) DICOM
System Software
1 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.43%) Nagios
1 1 (0.43%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 30 (12.88%) Microsoft
2 25 (10.73%) Oracle
3 23 (9.87%) Google
4 13 (5.58%) Apple
5 12 (5.15%) Facebook
6 8 (3.43%) Embarcadero
6 8 (3.43%) Borland
7 7 (3.00%) Intel
8 1 (0.43%) SAP
8 1 (0.43%) Cisco
8 1 (0.43%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.43%) Autodesk
8 1 (0.43%) VMware
8 1 (0.43%) Sencha
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