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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 34 31 18
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Permanent jobs citing C++ 135 144 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 6.77% 7.54% 10.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.02% 12.78% 18.70%
Number of salaries quoted 112 139 166
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
1123 1127 1000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 56.32% 59.01% 58.65%
Number of salaries quoted 974 997 886
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £24,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £57,500
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 24 December 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Bristol

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 December 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++.

1 128 (50.59%) C
2 113 (44.66%) Software Engineering
3 103 (40.71%) OO
4 84 (33.20%) Agile Software Development
5 75 (29.64%) Java
6 67 (26.48%) C#
6 67 (26.48%) Degree
7 60 (23.72%) OOD
8 56 (22.13%) Computer Science
9 53 (20.95%) Scrum
10 50 (19.76%) HTML
11 49 (19.37%) XML
11 49 (19.37%) Windows
11 49 (19.37%) OOA/OOD
12 48 (18.97%) Python
13 44 (17.39%) Apple iOS
14 43 (17.00%) .NET
14 43 (17.00%) CSS
15 42 (16.60%) Linux
15 42 (16.60%) Android
16 40 (15.81%) Algorithms
17 39 (15.42%) JavaScript
17 39 (15.42%) Objective-C
18 36 (14.23%) iOS Development
19 35 (13.83%) SQL
20 34 (13.44%) OOP
21 32 (12.65%) Unit Testing
22 31 (12.25%) iPhone
23 30 (11.86%) Perl
23 30 (11.86%) TDD

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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%) OpenStack
2 6 (2.37%) Node.js
3 2 (0.79%) Umbraco
3 2 (0.79%) CMS
4 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 11 (4.35%) Photoshop
2 8 (3.16%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.58%) NASTRAN
Business Applications
1 2 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.11%) TCP/IP
2 14 (5.53%) NFC
3 13 (5.14%) Internet
4 11 (4.35%) DLNA
5 3 (1.19%) SSL
6 2 (0.79%) DVB
6 2 (0.79%) Wireless
6 2 (0.79%) HTTP
7 1 (0.40%) HSPA
7 1 (0.40%) LTE
7 1 (0.40%) CDMA2000
7 1 (0.40%) GPRS
7 1 (0.40%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.93%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.53%) Relational Database
3 12 (4.74%) RDBMS
4 11 (4.35%) Oracle Database
5 8 (3.16%) Big Data
6 3 (1.19%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.79%) MySQL
7 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.40%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.40%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 13 (5.14%) JUnit
1 13 (5.14%) Visual Studio
2 7 (2.77%) MSBuild
3 4 (1.58%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.58%) Maven
4 2 (0.79%) Subversion
4 2 (0.79%) Selenium
4 2 (0.79%) PVCS
4 2 (0.79%) WebDriver
4 2 (0.79%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.40%) FishEye
5 1 (0.40%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.40%) MorphX
5 1 (0.40%) JIRA
General
1 29 (11.46%) Games
2 26 (10.28%) Finance
3 25 (9.88%) Aerospace
4 12 (4.74%) Banking
5 11 (4.35%) Retail
5 11 (4.35%) Military
6 9 (3.56%) Marketing
6 9 (3.56%) Electronics
6 9 (3.56%) Advertising
7 6 (2.37%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.98%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.19%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.79%) Publishing
10 2 (0.79%) Automotive
11 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 108 (42.69%) Developer
2 90 (35.57%) Software Engineer
3 34 (13.44%) C++ Software Engineer
4 32 (12.65%) iOS Developer
5 30 (11.86%) C++ Developer
6 18 (7.11%) Graduate
7 17 (6.72%) Senior Developer
8 15 (5.93%) C# Developer
9 13 (5.14%) Java Developer
10 12 (4.74%) Senior Software Engineer
10 12 (4.74%) Junior
11 11 (4.35%) Senior iOS Developer
12 10 (3.95%) Consultant
13 8 (3.16%) Graduate Software Engineer
14 7 (2.77%) Programmer
14 7 (2.77%) Software Developer
14 7 (2.77%) Graduate Developer
15 5 (1.98%) Junior Software Engineer
15 5 (1.98%) Software Consultant
15 5 (1.98%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (19.76%) HTML
2 49 (19.37%) XML
3 43 (17.00%) .NET
3 43 (17.00%) CSS
4 29 (11.46%) JSON
5 25 (9.88%) Web Services
6 22 (8.70%) ASP.NET
7 18 (7.11%) SOAP
8 17 (6.72%) HTML5
9 16 (6.32%) DirectX
10 15 (5.93%) STL
10 15 (5.93%) Qt
11 14 (5.53%) Spring
12 12 (4.74%) Hibernate
13 11 (4.35%) Cocoa
13 11 (4.35%) RESTful
13 11 (4.35%) J2EE
14 10 (3.95%) JSF
15 9 (3.56%) iOS SDK
16 7 (2.77%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 56 (22.13%) Computer Science
2 40 (15.81%) Algorithms
3 31 (12.25%) iPhone
4 29 (11.46%) iPad
5 28 (11.07%) Mathematics
6 27 (10.67%) Physics
6 27 (10.67%) Data Structures
7 22 (8.70%) Mobile App
8 16 (6.32%) User Experience
8 16 (6.32%) MPEG
9 13 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (4.74%) Mobile Payment
11 9 (3.56%) Embedded Systems
12 8 (3.16%) Device Driver
13 5 (1.98%) 3D Graphics
13 5 (1.98%) Artificial Intelligence
13 5 (1.98%) Neural Network
14 4 (1.58%) Blackberry
14 4 (1.58%) Open Source
15 3 (1.19%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 49 (19.37%) Windows
2 44 (17.39%) Apple iOS
3 42 (16.60%) Linux
3 42 (16.60%) Android
4 14 (5.53%) Windows Phone
5 12 (4.74%) Windows Phone 7
6 10 (3.95%) UNIX
7 7 (2.77%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (44.66%) Software Engineering
2 103 (40.71%) OO
3 84 (33.20%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (23.72%) OOD
5 53 (20.95%) Scrum
6 49 (19.37%) OOA/OOD
7 36 (14.23%) iOS Development
8 34 (13.44%) OOP
9 32 (12.65%) Unit Testing
10 30 (11.86%) TDD
10 30 (11.86%) Multithreading
11 25 (9.88%) Android Development
12 23 (9.09%) Kanban
13 18 (7.11%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (7.11%) Software Architecture
14 17 (6.72%) UML
15 16 (6.32%) Data Modelling
15 16 (6.32%) E-Commerce
16 15 (5.93%) MVC
16 15 (5.93%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 128 (50.59%) C
2 75 (29.64%) Java
3 67 (26.48%) C#
4 48 (18.97%) Python
5 39 (15.42%) JavaScript
5 39 (15.42%) Objective-C
6 35 (13.83%) SQL
7 30 (11.86%) Perl
8 16 (6.32%) Bash Shell
9 14 (5.53%) Ruby
10 10 (3.95%) VC++
11 9 (3.56%) Assembly Language
12 8 (3.16%) Lisp
12 8 (3.16%) Fortran
13 7 (2.77%) Ada
14 6 (2.37%) VB.NET
14 6 (2.37%) Embedded C
14 6 (2.37%) Groovy
15 4 (1.58%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.58%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 67 (26.48%) Degree
2 14 (5.53%) SC Cleared
2 14 (5.53%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.56%) PhD
4 3 (1.19%) HNC
4 3 (1.19%) HND
5 2 (0.79%) ISEB
6 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.37%) QA
2 2 (0.79%) JTAG
2 2 (0.79%) IEC 61508
2 2 (0.79%) DO-178B
2 2 (0.79%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.79%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (0.40%) Firmware
Vendors
1 22 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.72%) Apple
3 16 (6.32%) Google
4 15 (5.93%) Oracle
5 8 (3.16%) IBM
6 5 (1.98%) SIMUL8
7 4 (1.58%) Intel
8 1 (0.40%) Perforce
8 1 (0.40%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.40%) Adobe
8 1 (0.40%) EMC
8 1 (0.40%) Zend
8 1 (0.40%) Facebook
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