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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 37 34 21
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Permanent jobs citing C++ 135 109 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 7.19% 5.99% 10.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.82% 11.81% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 110 90 158
Average salary £38,250 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
1248 923 999
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 66.45% 50.74% 61.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1113 768 920
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 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,250 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 July 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Bristol

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 July 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++.

1 125 (54.82%) Software Engineering
2 104 (45.61%) C
3 101 (44.30%) Java
4 77 (33.77%) Agile Software Development
5 76 (33.33%) Linux
6 69 (30.26%) OO
7 68 (29.82%) Degree
8 61 (26.75%) Python
9 52 (22.81%) Mathematics
10 51 (22.37%) Windows
11 46 (20.18%) OOA/OOD
12 45 (19.74%) JavaScript
13 42 (18.42%) HTML
14 41 (17.98%) TCP/IP
15 39 (17.11%) UNIX
16 38 (16.67%) OOD
16 38 (16.67%) SQL
16 38 (16.67%) Computer Science
17 33 (14.47%) C#
18 32 (14.04%) CSS
18 32 (14.04%) Finance
19 30 (13.16%) Telecoms
19 30 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
20 29 (12.72%) Scrum
20 29 (12.72%) .NET
20 29 (12.72%) Oracle
21 27 (11.84%) Web Services
22 26 (11.40%) Middleware
22 26 (11.40%) TDD
22 26 (11.40%) Software Architecture

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 13 (5.70%) MQSeries
1 13 (5.70%) OpenStack
2 12 (5.26%) WebLogic
3 4 (1.75%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.32%) Node.js
5 2 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.88%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (0.88%) IIS
5 2 (0.88%) Apache
6 1 (0.44%) Lync
6 1 (0.44%) Kinematics
Applications
1 7 (3.07%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.19%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.44%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (2.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.89%) SaaS
2 13 (5.70%) IaaS
3 10 (4.39%) 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 41 (17.98%) TCP/IP
2 10 (4.39%) Internet
3 8 (3.51%) DLNA
3 8 (3.51%) HTTP
4 6 (2.63%) SSL
5 2 (0.88%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.88%) DNS
6 1 (0.44%) LDAP
6 1 (0.44%) Broadband
6 1 (0.44%) LAN
6 1 (0.44%) VoIP
6 1 (0.44%) WAN
6 1 (0.44%) DSL
6 1 (0.44%) LTE
6 1 (0.44%) NAS
6 1 (0.44%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (0.44%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.89%) Big Data
3 3 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.32%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.88%) MySQL
4 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 15 (6.58%) Visual Studio
2 8 (3.51%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.63%) Eclipse
4 5 (2.19%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.75%) Gradle
5 4 (1.75%) Maven
5 4 (1.75%) Ant
6 3 (1.32%) Subversion
6 3 (1.32%) Hudson
7 2 (0.88%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.44%) JUnit
8 1 (0.44%) Selenium
8 1 (0.44%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.44%) LabVIEW
8 1 (0.44%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.44%) JBehave
8 1 (0.44%) Cucumber
General
1 32 (14.04%) Finance
2 30 (13.16%) Telecoms
3 22 (9.65%) Advertising
4 18 (7.89%) Electronics
5 14 (6.14%) Banking
6 10 (4.39%) Games
7 6 (2.63%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.63%) Marketing
8 3 (1.32%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.88%) Retail
10 1 (0.44%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 100 (43.86%) Developer
2 88 (38.60%) Software Engineer
3 38 (16.67%) C++ Developer
4 32 (14.04%) Software Developer
5 28 (12.28%) Graduate
6 26 (11.40%) Senior Developer
7 19 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
8 16 (7.02%) Java Developer
8 16 (7.02%) Graduate Developer
9 14 (6.14%) Senior Software Engineer
10 13 (5.70%) C++ Software Developer
10 13 (5.70%) Principal Software Engineer
10 13 (5.70%) Principal Engineer
11 11 (4.82%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 11 (4.82%) Junior
12 10 (4.39%) Applications Developer
12 10 (4.39%) Senior C++ Developer
12 10 (4.39%) Graduate Software Developer
12 10 (4.39%) C++ Applications Developer
13 9 (3.95%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (18.42%) HTML
2 32 (14.04%) CSS
3 29 (12.72%) .NET
4 27 (11.84%) Web Services
5 26 (11.40%) Middleware
6 22 (9.65%) XML
7 19 (8.33%) REST
8 18 (7.89%) J2EE
9 17 (7.46%) HTML5
9 17 (7.46%) Java EE
10 14 (6.14%) Qt
10 14 (6.14%) DirectX
11 13 (5.70%) OpenGL
12 12 (5.26%) JMX
13 11 (4.82%) MFC
14 9 (3.95%) Twisted
15 7 (3.07%) jQuery
15 7 (3.07%) ASP.NET
15 7 (3.07%) JSON
16 6 (2.63%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 52 (22.81%) Mathematics
2 38 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 24 (10.53%) Data Structures
3 24 (10.53%) Algorithms
4 21 (9.21%) Physics
5 13 (5.70%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (5.70%) User Experience
6 12 (5.26%) Digital Media
7 11 (4.82%) MPEG
8 6 (2.63%) iPhone
8 6 (2.63%) Visualisation
8 6 (2.63%) iPad
8 6 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (2.63%) Data Centre
8 6 (2.63%) Internet of Things
9 5 (2.19%) DTV
10 4 (1.75%) Mobile Payment
10 4 (1.75%) Blackberry
10 4 (1.75%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.88%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 76 (33.33%) Linux
2 51 (22.37%) Windows
3 39 (17.11%) UNIX
4 24 (10.53%) Android
5 12 (5.26%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.63%) Windows Phone
7 4 (1.75%) Mac OS X
8 3 (1.32%) Windows Phone 7
9 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.44%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (54.82%) Software Engineering
2 77 (33.77%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (30.26%) OO
4 46 (20.18%) OOA/OOD
5 38 (16.67%) OOD
6 30 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (12.72%) Scrum
8 26 (11.40%) TDD
8 26 (11.40%) Software Architecture
9 25 (10.96%) SDLC
10 22 (9.65%) Open Source
11 21 (9.21%) Multithreading
12 20 (8.77%) Data Modelling
13 19 (8.33%) OOP
14 18 (7.89%) Android Development
15 14 (6.14%) Waterfall
16 12 (5.26%) Kanban
17 11 (4.82%) Business Intelligence
17 11 (4.82%) Automated Testing
18 10 (4.39%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 104 (45.61%) C
2 101 (44.30%) Java
3 61 (26.75%) Python
4 45 (19.74%) JavaScript
5 38 (16.67%) SQL
6 33 (14.47%) C#
7 25 (10.96%) Perl
8 19 (8.33%) Bash Shell
9 13 (5.70%) VB
9 13 (5.70%) Ruby
10 9 (3.95%) Objective-C
11 8 (3.51%) Scala
12 6 (2.63%) Go
13 5 (2.19%) Clojure
14 3 (1.32%) Groovy
14 3 (1.32%) Tcl
14 3 (1.32%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.88%) ActionScript
15 2 (0.88%) VBA
15 2 (0.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 68 (29.82%) Degree
2 7 (3.07%) ISEB
3 6 (2.63%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.32%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.82%) QA
2 2 (0.88%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.44%) JTAG
System Software
1 7 (3.07%) 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
2 1 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (12.72%) Oracle
2 18 (7.89%) VMware
3 13 (5.70%) TIBCO
4 12 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 7 (3.07%) Toshiba
5 7 (3.07%) Panasonic
6 5 (2.19%) SAP
7 4 (1.75%) Sybase
7 4 (1.75%) IBM
7 4 (1.75%) Rackspace
8 2 (0.88%) Talend
8 2 (0.88%) Apple
8 2 (0.88%) Adobe
9 1 (0.44%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.44%) Progress
9 1 (0.44%) Xilinx
Bristol
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol
OHO Group
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent culture, bonus + benefi
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday, 10% Pension, Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol
OHO Group
Salary: £28k - 50k per year + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28k - 50k per year + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £36000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Noir Consulting
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ECM Selection
Salary: to £65k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Generous benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Competitive joining salary + equity + relocation
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £36,000 to £45,000 per annum negotiable + relocationn
Posted: 3 days ago