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 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 63 42 31
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -11
Permanent jobs citing C++ 70 115 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 4.09% 6.07% 6.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.26% 10.35% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 59 109 105
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
964 1111 957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 56.34% 58.60% 52.44%
Number of salaries quoted 870 1026 835
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,831 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 September 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Bristol

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 62 (42.76%) Software Engineering
2 60 (41.38%) Java
3 53 (36.55%) C
4 47 (32.41%) Python
5 44 (30.34%) C#
5 44 (30.34%) Degree
6 42 (28.97%) OO
7 33 (22.76%) Windows
8 31 (21.38%) JavaScript
8 31 (21.38%) Computer Science
9 30 (20.69%) Linux
10 27 (18.62%) .NET
11 26 (17.93%) Agile Software Development
12 24 (16.55%) Mathematics
12 24 (16.55%) HTML
12 24 (16.55%) SQL
13 23 (15.86%) Telecoms
14 20 (13.79%) SDLC
15 19 (13.10%) Security Cleared
16 17 (11.72%) CSS
16 17 (11.72%) Perl
16 17 (11.72%) Microsoft
16 17 (11.72%) Finance
17 16 (11.03%) OOD
17 16 (11.03%) OOP
17 16 (11.03%) Cybersecurity
18 15 (10.34%) Unix
19 14 (9.66%) OOA/OOD
20 13 (8.97%) UML
20 13 (8.97%) Data Modelling

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 4 (2.76%) OpenStack
2 2 (1.38%) Apache Pig
2 2 (1.38%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.69%) Apache
3 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.21%) Firewall
1 9 (6.21%) Internet
2 5 (3.45%) Software-Defined Networking
2 5 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (2.76%) Wireless
4 3 (2.07%) SS7
4 3 (2.07%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.38%) VLAN
5 2 (1.38%) VPN
6 1 (0.69%) DVB
6 1 (0.69%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.21%) Big Data
3 7 (4.83%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (4.14%) MySQL
5 3 (2.07%) DB2
5 3 (2.07%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.07%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.38%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.38%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.38%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.38%) HBase
6 2 (1.38%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.38%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.38%) SQLite
7 1 (0.69%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (5.52%) Eclipse
2 3 (2.07%) AppScan
2 3 (2.07%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.07%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.69%) Hudson
3 1 (0.69%) JIRA
3 1 (0.69%) JMeter
3 1 (0.69%) JUnit
3 1 (0.69%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (0.69%) Selenium
3 1 (0.69%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (15.86%) Telecoms
2 17 (11.72%) Finance
3 5 (3.45%) Advertising
3 5 (3.45%) Electronics
4 3 (2.07%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.38%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.69%) Automotive
6 1 (0.69%) Local Government
6 1 (0.69%) Marketing
6 1 (0.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 77 (53.10%) Developer
2 39 (26.90%) C++ Developer
2 39 (26.90%) Software Engineer
3 26 (17.93%) Software Developer
4 18 (12.41%) Graduate
5 15 (10.34%) C Developer
5 15 (10.34%) Graduate Developer
6 14 (9.66%) C/C++ Developer
6 14 (9.66%) C++ Software Engineer
7 13 (8.97%) Java Developer
8 11 (7.59%) C++ Software Developer
9 9 (6.21%) Applications Developer
9 9 (6.21%) C# Developer
9 9 (6.21%) C++ Applications Developer
9 9 (6.21%) Junior
9 9 (6.21%) Junior Developer
10 8 (5.52%) Architect
10 8 (5.52%) Graduate Software Developer
10 8 (5.52%) Programmer
10 8 (5.52%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (18.62%) .NET
2 24 (16.55%) HTML
3 17 (11.72%) CSS
4 11 (7.59%) HTML5
5 9 (6.21%) Qt
6 8 (5.52%) XML
7 6 (4.14%) AngularJS
8 5 (3.45%) Java EE
8 5 (3.45%) Node.js
9 4 (2.76%) ASP.NET
9 4 (2.76%) Middleware
10 3 (2.07%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 3 (2.07%) jQuery
10 3 (2.07%) SOAP
10 3 (2.07%) STL
10 3 (2.07%) WPF
11 2 (1.38%) J2EE
11 2 (1.38%) Java SE
11 2 (1.38%) WCF
11 2 (1.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (21.38%) Computer Science
2 24 (16.55%) Mathematics
3 11 (7.59%) Algorithms
4 9 (6.21%) Data Structures
5 7 (4.83%) Internet of Things
5 7 (4.83%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.45%) Digital Media
6 5 (3.45%) Visualisation
7 4 (2.76%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.76%) Physics
8 3 (2.07%) Artificial Intelligence
8 3 (2.07%) Cryptography
8 3 (2.07%) Digital TV
8 3 (2.07%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.38%) IPTV
9 2 (1.38%) Robotics
10 1 (0.69%) Over-the-Top Content
10 1 (0.69%) SCADA
10 1 (0.69%) STB
10 1 (0.69%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 33 (22.76%) Windows
2 30 (20.69%) Linux
3 15 (10.34%) Unix
4 4 (2.76%) Android
4 4 (2.76%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.76%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.69%) LynxOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (42.76%) Software Engineering
2 42 (28.97%) OO
3 26 (17.93%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (13.79%) SDLC
5 16 (11.03%) Cybersecurity
5 16 (11.03%) OOD
5 16 (11.03%) OOP
6 14 (9.66%) OOA/OOD
7 13 (8.97%) Data Modelling
7 13 (8.97%) UML
8 11 (7.59%) Prototyping
9 10 (6.90%) Multithreading
9 10 (6.90%) Validation
10 9 (6.21%) Data Analysis
10 9 (6.21%) Structured Programming
11 8 (5.52%) Requirements Engineering
12 7 (4.83%) Open Source
13 6 (4.14%) E-Commerce
13 6 (4.14%) Penetration Testing
14 5 (3.45%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 60 (41.38%) Java
2 53 (36.55%) C
3 47 (32.41%) Python
4 44 (30.34%) C#
5 31 (21.38%) JavaScript
6 24 (16.55%) SQL
7 17 (11.72%) Perl
8 6 (4.14%) Embedded C++
9 5 (3.45%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.76%) Ada
10 4 (2.76%) Embedded C
11 3 (2.07%) PHP
11 3 (2.07%) Ruby
12 2 (1.38%) R
12 2 (1.38%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.69%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.69%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (30.34%) Degree
2 19 (13.10%) Security Cleared
3 10 (6.90%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.14%) CISSP
4 6 (4.14%) GIAC
5 3 (2.07%) CEH
5 3 (2.07%) CISA
5 3 (2.07%) CISM
5 3 (2.07%) CRISC
5 3 (2.07%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.07%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.38%) SLA
2 1 (0.69%) Def Stans
2 1 (0.69%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.69%) IEC 61508
2 1 (0.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (2.07%) Nessus
2 1 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.69%) Puppet
2 1 (0.69%) Salt
Vendors
1 17 (11.72%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.76%) IBM
2 4 (2.76%) Oracle
3 3 (2.07%) Google
3 3 (2.07%) Veracode
4 1 (0.69%) Blue Prism
4 1 (0.69%) Panasonic
4 1 (0.69%) QNX
4 1 (0.69%) SAP
4 1 (0.69%) Toshiba
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Acuro (MaxAd Ltd)
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + pension + healthcare + bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Fuse
Posted: Yesterday
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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Bristol, Avon
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
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Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Fuse
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago