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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 43 29 18
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -11
Permanent jobs citing C++ 114 124 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 5.83% 6.47% 10.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.92% 12.50% 17.23%
Number of salaries quoted 89 109 169
Average salary £39,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £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
1278 992 1027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 65.30% 51.75% 62.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1136 812 941
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,000 £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 3 July 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Bristol

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 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++.

1 118 (53.15%) Software Engineering
2 95 (42.79%) Java
3 94 (42.34%) C
4 75 (33.78%) Linux
5 72 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
5 72 (32.43%) Degree
6 69 (31.08%) OO
7 59 (26.58%) Python
8 47 (21.17%) Windows
9 44 (19.82%) OOA/OOD
9 44 (19.82%) Mathematics
10 43 (19.37%) HTML
11 40 (18.02%) OOD
12 39 (17.57%) JavaScript
13 38 (17.12%) SQL
14 36 (16.22%) TCP/IP
15 34 (15.32%) UNIX
15 34 (15.32%) Oracle
15 34 (15.32%) CSS
15 34 (15.32%) C#
16 32 (14.41%) Finance
16 32 (14.41%) Computer Science
17 29 (13.06%) Scrum
17 29 (13.06%) .NET
18 28 (12.61%) Advertising
18 28 (12.61%) Software Architecture
19 27 (12.16%) Middleware
19 27 (12.16%) Continuous Integration
20 26 (11.71%) SDLC
21 25 (11.26%) SQL Server

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 16 (7.21%) OpenStack
2 11 (4.95%) MQSeries
3 9 (4.05%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.80%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.35%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (1.35%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.35%) Node.js
5 3 (1.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.90%) IIS
6 2 (0.90%) Apache
7 1 (0.45%) Lync
7 1 (0.45%) Kinematics
Applications
1 7 (3.15%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.80%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.45%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (1.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.86%) SaaS
2 9 (4.05%) IaaS
2 9 (4.05%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.80%) Google App Engine
4 4 (1.80%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (1.80%) PaaS
5 1 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 36 (16.22%) TCP/IP
2 7 (3.15%) HTTP
2 7 (3.15%) Internet
2 7 (3.15%) DLNA
3 6 (2.70%) SSL
4 2 (0.90%) DNS
5 1 (0.45%) LDAP
5 1 (0.45%) Broadband
5 1 (0.45%) LAN
5 1 (0.45%) VoIP
5 1 (0.45%) WAN
5 1 (0.45%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.45%) DSL
5 1 (0.45%) LTE
5 1 (0.45%) NAS
5 1 (0.45%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (0.45%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.26%) SQL Server
2 20 (9.01%) Big Data
3 5 (2.25%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.90%) MySQL
4 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (5.86%) Visual Studio
2 8 (3.60%) Git (software)
3 7 (3.15%) Jenkins
4 5 (2.25%) Hudson
5 4 (1.80%) Gradle
5 4 (1.80%) Ant
5 4 (1.80%) JUnit
5 4 (1.80%) Maven
6 3 (1.35%) Selenium
6 3 (1.35%) JBehave
6 3 (1.35%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.35%) Subversion
7 2 (0.90%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (0.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.45%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.45%) LabVIEW
8 1 (0.45%) TeamCity
General
1 32 (14.41%) Finance
2 28 (12.61%) Advertising
3 22 (9.91%) Telecoms
4 15 (6.76%) Electronics
5 13 (5.86%) Banking
6 10 (4.50%) Games
7 5 (2.25%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.25%) Marketing
8 3 (1.35%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.90%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.90%) Retail
10 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 94 (42.34%) Developer
2 83 (37.39%) Software Engineer
3 40 (18.02%) C++ Developer
4 31 (13.96%) Senior Developer
5 24 (10.81%) Software Developer
6 23 (10.36%) Graduate
7 22 (9.91%) C++ Software Engineer
8 18 (8.11%) Senior C++ Developer
9 15 (6.76%) Graduate Developer
9 15 (6.76%) Senior Software Engineer
10 13 (5.86%) Test Engineer
11 11 (4.95%) Java Developer
12 10 (4.50%) Junior
12 10 (4.50%) Principal Software Engineer
12 10 (4.50%) Principal Engineer
13 9 (4.05%) C++ Software Developer
14 8 (3.60%) Junior Developer
14 8 (3.60%) C# Developer
14 8 (3.60%) Applications Developer
14 8 (3.60%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (19.37%) HTML
2 34 (15.32%) CSS
3 29 (13.06%) .NET
4 27 (12.16%) Middleware
5 23 (10.36%) Web Services
6 20 (9.01%) XML
7 19 (8.56%) HTML5
8 16 (7.21%) REST
9 13 (5.86%) Java EE
10 12 (5.41%) OpenGL
10 12 (5.41%) DirectX
10 12 (5.41%) Qt
11 11 (4.95%) J2EE
12 9 (4.05%) MFC
12 9 (4.05%) JMX
13 8 (3.60%) Twisted
14 7 (3.15%) JSON
15 6 (2.70%) ASP.NET
15 6 (2.70%) jQuery
16 5 (2.25%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 44 (19.82%) Mathematics
2 32 (14.41%) Computer Science
3 22 (9.91%) Physics
3 22 (9.91%) Data Structures
4 21 (9.46%) Algorithms
5 15 (6.76%) MPEG
6 12 (5.41%) User Experience
6 12 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (2.70%) Digital Media
9 5 (2.25%) iPhone
9 5 (2.25%) Visualisation
9 5 (2.25%) iPad
9 5 (2.25%) Device Driver
9 5 (2.25%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.80%) DTV
10 4 (1.80%) Internet of Things
11 3 (1.35%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.35%) Mobile Payment
11 3 (1.35%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 75 (33.78%) Linux
2 47 (21.17%) Windows
3 34 (15.32%) UNIX
4 22 (9.91%) Android
5 7 (3.15%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.80%) Mac OS X
6 4 (1.80%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.90%) Windows Phone 7
8 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (53.15%) Software Engineering
2 72 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (31.08%) OO
4 44 (19.82%) OOA/OOD
5 40 (18.02%) OOD
6 29 (13.06%) Scrum
7 28 (12.61%) Software Architecture
8 27 (12.16%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (11.71%) SDLC
10 24 (10.81%) TDD
11 22 (9.91%) Multithreading
12 21 (9.46%) Open Source
13 20 (9.01%) OOP
14 19 (8.56%) Android Development
15 17 (7.66%) Data Modelling
15 17 (7.66%) Integration Testing
16 16 (7.21%) Unit Testing
17 12 (5.41%) Kanban
17 12 (5.41%) Waterfall
18 11 (4.95%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 95 (42.79%) Java
2 94 (42.34%) C
3 59 (26.58%) Python
4 39 (17.57%) JavaScript
5 38 (17.12%) SQL
6 34 (15.32%) C#
7 23 (10.36%) Perl
8 17 (7.66%) Bash Shell
9 13 (5.86%) VB
10 12 (5.41%) Ruby
11 7 (3.15%) Objective-C
12 6 (2.70%) Scala
13 5 (2.25%) Go
14 4 (1.80%) Clojure
14 4 (1.80%) ActionScript
15 3 (1.35%) Groovy
15 3 (1.35%) Tcl
15 3 (1.35%) GLSL
16 2 (0.90%) VBA
17 1 (0.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 72 (32.43%) Degree
2 9 (4.05%) ISEB
3 6 (2.70%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.76%) QA
2 2 (0.90%) DO-178B
System Software
1 7 (3.15%) Docker
2 6 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.90%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (0.90%) Puppet
1 2 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.90%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (15.32%) Oracle
2 15 (6.76%) VMware
3 11 (4.95%) TIBCO
3 11 (4.95%) Microsoft
4 10 (4.50%) Toshiba
4 10 (4.50%) Panasonic
5 5 (2.25%) IBM
5 5 (2.25%) Sybase
6 4 (1.80%) SAP
6 4 (1.80%) Rackspace
7 3 (1.35%) Business Objects
7 3 (1.35%) Adobe
8 2 (0.90%) Apple
8 2 (0.90%) Talend
9 1 (0.45%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.45%) Progress
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