The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 35 20 12
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -8
Permanent jobs citing C++ 109 164 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 5.98% 10.14% 13.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.80% 16.38% 22.84%
Number of salaries quoted 90 159 196
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 £25,750
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%
Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
924 1001 915
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 50.71% 61.87% 58.21%
Number of salaries quoted 769 920 840
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C++
South West

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 30 July 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Bristol

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 July 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++.

1 102 (44.93%) Java
2 97 (42.73%) C
3 89 (39.21%) Software Engineering
4 65 (28.63%) OO
5 62 (27.31%) Windows
6 60 (26.43%) C#
7 59 (25.99%) XML
8 56 (24.67%) Computer Science
9 46 (20.26%) Apple iOS
10 45 (19.82%) Degree
10 45 (19.82%) HTML
11 42 (18.50%) JSON
11 42 (18.50%) iOS Development
12 40 (17.62%) Python
13 39 (17.18%) OOA/OOD
14 38 (16.74%) OOD
14 38 (16.74%) .NET
15 36 (15.86%) SQL
15 36 (15.86%) Objective-C
16 33 (14.54%) Web Services
17 31 (13.66%) Finance
18 30 (13.22%) Linux
19 29 (12.78%) UML
19 29 (12.78%) CSS
19 29 (12.78%) Microsoft
19 29 (12.78%) UNIX
20 28 (12.33%) TDD
20 28 (12.33%) Android
21 27 (11.89%) Qt
21 27 (11.89%) Visual Studio

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 5 (2.20%) Node.js
2 2 (0.88%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.44%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.44%) GlassFish
Applications
1 14 (6.17%) Photoshop
2 10 (4.41%) MS Excel
3 8 (3.52%) NASTRAN
4 1 (0.44%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.44%) Revit
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.44%) SaaS
1 1 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.93%) TCP/IP
2 7 (3.08%) NFC
3 5 (2.20%) HTTP
4 2 (0.88%) Internet
5 1 (0.44%) DLNA
5 1 (0.44%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.93%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.96%) Relational Database
2 9 (3.96%) RDBMS
3 6 (2.64%) NoSQL
3 6 (2.64%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.88%) MySQL
4 2 (0.88%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.44%) RavenDB
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.44%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.44%) JasperReports
5 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (11.89%) Visual Studio
2 12 (5.29%) MSBuild
3 10 (4.41%) GCC
4 6 (2.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (2.64%) JUnit
5 4 (1.76%) Subversion
6 3 (1.32%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.32%) Ant
6 3 (1.32%) NetBeans
6 3 (1.32%) JMeter
6 3 (1.32%) Selenium
6 3 (1.32%) Maven
7 1 (0.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.44%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.44%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.44%) LLVM
General
1 31 (13.66%) Finance
2 26 (11.45%) Games
3 19 (8.37%) Aerospace
4 15 (6.61%) Telecoms
5 12 (5.29%) Retail
6 11 (4.85%) Electronics
7 10 (4.41%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.20%) Banking
8 5 (2.20%) Marketing
9 2 (0.88%) Advertising
10 1 (0.44%) Publishing
10 1 (0.44%) Military
10 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 121 (53.30%) Developer
2 65 (28.63%) Software Engineer
3 35 (15.42%) Java Developer
4 33 (14.54%) iOS Developer
5 32 (14.10%) C++ Software Engineer
6 20 (8.81%) Graduate
7 19 (8.37%) Senior Developer
8 18 (7.93%) Software Developer
9 17 (7.49%) C++ Developer
10 14 (6.17%) Junior
11 11 (4.85%) C# Developer
11 11 (4.85%) Junior Developer
11 11 (4.85%) Senior Java Developer
12 9 (3.96%) Consultant
13 8 (3.52%) .NET Developer
13 8 (3.52%) C# .NET Developer
14 7 (3.08%) Technical Consultant
14 7 (3.08%) Technical Leader
14 7 (3.08%) Trainee
14 7 (3.08%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (25.99%) XML
2 45 (19.82%) HTML
3 42 (18.50%) JSON
4 38 (16.74%) .NET
5 33 (14.54%) Web Services
6 29 (12.78%) CSS
7 27 (11.89%) Qt
8 24 (10.57%) RESTful
8 24 (10.57%) iOS SDK
9 20 (8.81%) STL
9 20 (8.81%) HTML5
10 19 (8.37%) Spring
11 15 (6.61%) Hibernate
11 15 (6.61%) J2EE
12 14 (6.17%) ASP.NET
12 14 (6.17%) XHTML
13 11 (4.85%) SOAP
14 10 (4.41%) jQuery
14 10 (4.41%) ATL
15 9 (3.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 56 (24.67%) Computer Science
2 24 (10.57%) Mobile App
3 22 (9.69%) Embedded Systems
4 20 (8.81%) Mathematics
5 19 (8.37%) Physics
6 15 (6.61%) iPhone
7 13 (5.73%) iPad
8 12 (5.29%) Xbox
9 10 (4.41%) Device Driver
9 10 (4.41%) Digital Media
10 9 (3.96%) GIS
11 6 (2.64%) Blackberry
12 3 (1.32%) DTV
12 3 (1.32%) CCTV
13 2 (0.88%) Verilog
13 2 (0.88%) 3D Graphics
13 2 (0.88%) Mobile Payment
14 1 (0.44%) MPEG
14 1 (0.44%) NHS
14 1 (0.44%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 62 (27.31%) Windows
2 46 (20.26%) Apple iOS
3 30 (13.22%) Linux
4 29 (12.78%) UNIX
5 28 (12.33%) Android
6 12 (5.29%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.32%) Windows CE
8 2 (0.88%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.88%) Windows Phone 7
9 1 (0.44%) Debian
9 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (39.21%) Software Engineering
2 65 (28.63%) OO
3 42 (18.50%) iOS Development
4 39 (17.18%) OOA/OOD
5 38 (16.74%) OOD
6 29 (12.78%) UML
7 28 (12.33%) TDD
8 22 (9.69%) Unit Testing
9 21 (9.25%) Data Modelling
10 17 (7.49%) Scrum
11 14 (6.17%) Web Development
11 14 (6.17%) Mobile Application Development
12 13 (5.73%) Android Development
13 12 (5.29%) Memory Management
13 12 (5.29%) Software Architecture
14 11 (4.85%) Electronic Design Automation
15 10 (4.41%) Multithreading
15 10 (4.41%) CAD
15 10 (4.41%) MVC
16 9 (3.96%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 102 (44.93%) Java
2 97 (42.73%) C
3 60 (26.43%) C#
4 40 (17.62%) Python
5 36 (15.86%) SQL
5 36 (15.86%) Objective-C
6 23 (10.13%) JavaScript
7 22 (9.69%) PHP
8 15 (6.61%) Ruby
9 13 (5.73%) VB.NET
10 12 (5.29%) VB
11 11 (4.85%) Lisp
12 10 (4.41%) Fortran
12 10 (4.41%) Assembly Language
13 9 (3.96%) Perl
14 8 (3.52%) VB6
14 8 (3.52%) VC++
15 7 (3.08%) Ada
15 7 (3.08%) PHP5
16 2 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 45 (19.82%) Degree
2 8 (3.52%) PhD
3 6 (2.64%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.64%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.76%) ISEB
5 1 (0.44%) CCNP
5 1 (0.44%) CCNA
5 1 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.41%) IEC 61508
1 10 (4.41%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) DICOM
System Software
1 1 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) Nagios
1 1 (0.44%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 29 (12.78%) Microsoft
2 23 (10.13%) Oracle
3 20 (8.81%) Google
4 12 (5.29%) Facebook
5 10 (4.41%) Embarcadero
5 10 (4.41%) Borland
6 9 (3.96%) Apple
7 6 (2.64%) Intel
8 1 (0.44%) Sencha
8 1 (0.44%) Cisco
8 1 (0.44%) SAP
8 1 (0.44%) VMware
8 1 (0.44%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.44%) Autodesk
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