The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 47 27 30
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 24 43 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.90% 8.83% 6.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.06% 16.23% 12.28%
Number of salaries quoted 23 38 37
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £40,000 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 Somerset region.

Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
396 265 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 64.39% 54.41% 56.81%
Number of salaries quoted 343 253 291
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

C++
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Somerset region.

C++ Salary Trend in Somerset

C++
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Somerset

C++
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yeovil - 9 £32,500 - 5
Bath -26 8 £37,500 - 3
Taunton -18 4 £43,750 +59.09% 2
Street -8 1 £70,000 +133.33%
Glastonbury - 1 £25,000 -
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 35 (76.09%) Software Engineering
2 24 (52.17%) C#
3 19 (41.30%) SQL
4 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (28.26%) Degree
6 12 (26.09%) Security Cleared
6 12 (26.09%) CAD
6 12 (26.09%) Telecoms
6 12 (26.09%) Aerospace
6 12 (26.09%) Java
6 12 (26.09%) OO
7 11 (23.91%) MySQL
7 11 (23.91%) Law
7 11 (23.91%) Qt
8 10 (21.74%) Computer Science
8 10 (21.74%) HTML
8 10 (21.74%) .NET
9 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
9 9 (19.57%) Mathematics
10 8 (17.39%) MVC
11 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
11 7 (15.22%) N-Tier
11 7 (15.22%) MVVM
11 7 (15.22%) Mentoring
12 6 (13.04%) Scrum
12 6 (13.04%) OOP
12 6 (13.04%) C
12 6 (13.04%) Electronics
13 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET
13 5 (10.87%) CSS

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 2 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (2.17%) JBoss
2 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.17%) SAS
2 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) OpenFlow
1 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.91%) MySQL
2 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.35%) Big Data
3 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.17%) NUnit
2 1 (2.17%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (26.09%) Aerospace
1 12 (26.09%) Telecoms
2 11 (23.91%) Law
3 6 (13.04%) Electronics
4 4 (8.70%) Manufacturing
5 3 (6.52%) Advertising
6 2 (4.35%) Automotive
6 2 (4.35%) Finance
7 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
7 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (54.35%) Developer
2 16 (34.78%) Software Engineer
3 14 (30.43%) C# Developer
3 14 (30.43%) Software Developer
4 13 (28.26%) C++ Developer
5 12 (26.09%) C++ Software Engineer
6 10 (21.74%) C++/C# Developer
7 9 (19.57%) C# Software Developer
8 7 (15.22%) C++ Software Developer
9 6 (13.04%) Junior
10 4 (8.70%) .NET Developer
10 4 (8.70%) .NET Software Developer
10 4 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (8.70%) C# Software Engineer
10 4 (8.70%) Junior Developer
11 2 (4.35%) Business Analyst
11 2 (4.35%) Design Engineer
11 2 (4.35%) Electronics Engineer
11 2 (4.35%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
11 2 (4.35%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.91%) Qt
2 10 (21.74%) .NET
2 10 (21.74%) HTML
3 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET
3 5 (10.87%) CSS
3 5 (10.87%) WPF
4 3 (6.52%) jQuery
4 3 (6.52%) LINQ
4 3 (6.52%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 3 (6.52%) Web Services
4 3 (6.52%) XHTML
5 2 (4.35%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (4.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (2.17%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.17%) Java EE
6 1 (2.17%) JSF
6 1 (2.17%) JSP
6 1 (2.17%) RichFaces
6 1 (2.17%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Computer Science
2 9 (19.57%) Mathematics
3 7 (15.22%) N-Tier
4 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.17%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.17%) Biology
5 1 (2.17%) Fintech
5 1 (2.17%) Statistics
5 1 (2.17%) User Experience
5 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) Windows
2 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
2 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.17%) Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (76.09%) Software Engineering
2 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (26.09%) CAD
3 12 (26.09%) OO
4 8 (17.39%) MVC
5 7 (15.22%) Mentoring
5 7 (15.22%) MVVM
6 6 (13.04%) OOP
6 6 (13.04%) Scrum
7 5 (10.87%) Signal Processing
8 4 (8.70%) UML
8 4 (8.70%) Unit Testing
9 3 (6.52%) Automated Testing
9 3 (6.52%) Integration Testing
9 3 (6.52%) Migration
9 3 (6.52%) Project Management
9 3 (6.52%) Waterfall
9 3 (6.52%) Web Development
10 2 (4.35%) Analytics
10 2 (4.35%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (52.17%) C#
2 19 (41.30%) SQL
3 12 (26.09%) Java
4 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
5 6 (13.04%) C
6 4 (8.70%) Python
7 2 (4.35%) PHP
7 2 (4.35%) VB
8 1 (2.17%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.17%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.17%) Pascal
8 1 (2.17%) R
8 1 (2.17%) Ruby
8 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (28.26%) Degree
2 12 (26.09%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) MISRA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle
2 2 (4.35%) EMC
3 1 (2.17%) SAP
3 1 (2.17%) VMware
Shepton Mallet, Somerset
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £35,000 per annum Pension, Flexi work, Excellent Train
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
ISL
Salary: £25000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
BAE Systems
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
ISL
Salary: £38000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
ISL
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £38049 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Frome
Three People
Salary: £21000 - £29000 per annum + Bonus + Ben (dep. on experience)
Posted: 11 days ago
Bath
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Bath
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago