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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 20 31 27
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Permanent jobs citing C++ 82 38 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 10.46% 6.31% 6.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.64% 9.90% 10.96%
Number of salaries quoted 73 32 39
Average salary £34,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,150 £25,517
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,950 £43,500
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 Somerset region.

Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
440 384 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 56.12% 63.79% 61.81%
Number of salaries quoted 399 341 340
Average salary £35,000 £33,621 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.10% +0.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014. 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
Bath +9 40 £35,000 - 9
Bridgwater +6 9 £34,500 +72.50%
Taunton +2 8 £31,500 +21.61%
Yeovil -1 5 £30,000 - 1
Wells - 4 £37,000 - 2
Street - 2 £45,000 -
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 92 (74.80%) C#
2 89 (72.36%) Software Engineering
3 48 (39.02%) C
4 46 (37.40%) Mathematics
5 38 (30.89%) .NET
6 37 (30.08%) Scrum
7 36 (29.27%) Java
8 35 (28.46%) Degree
8 35 (28.46%) Computer Science
9 34 (27.64%) HTML
10 33 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
11 32 (26.02%) SQL
12 31 (25.20%) Windows
13 27 (21.95%) SQL Server
14 25 (20.33%) Software Testing
14 25 (20.33%) Manufacturing
15 24 (19.51%) JavaScript
16 22 (17.89%) OOP
17 21 (17.07%) OO
18 20 (16.26%) CAD
18 20 (16.26%) Unit Testing
18 20 (16.26%) Security Cleared
19 19 (15.45%) WPF
19 19 (15.45%) Oracle
20 18 (14.63%) NUnit
20 18 (14.63%) Automated Testing
21 17 (13.82%) TDD
21 17 (13.82%) Python
22 16 (13.01%) OOD
22 16 (13.01%) Pair Programming

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 8 (6.50%) SharePoint
1 8 (6.50%) IIS
2 2 (1.63%) Node.js
3 1 (0.81%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.63%) NFC
1 2 (1.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.88%) MySQL
3 2 (1.63%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (14.63%) NUnit
2 9 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.44%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.63%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.63%) Jasmine
4 2 (1.63%) Xcode
5 1 (0.81%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.81%) Ant
5 1 (0.81%) JUnit
5 1 (0.81%) NetBeans
5 1 (0.81%) JMeter
5 1 (0.81%) MorphX
5 1 (0.81%) JIRA
5 1 (0.81%) Maven
5 1 (0.81%) Subversion
5 1 (0.81%) FishEye
5 1 (0.81%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.81%) Selenium
General
1 25 (20.33%) Manufacturing
2 15 (12.20%) Aerospace
3 6 (4.88%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.07%) Law
5 4 (3.25%) Finance
5 4 (3.25%) Automotive
6 3 (2.44%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.44%) Banking
7 1 (0.81%) Advertising
7 1 (0.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 72 (58.54%) Software Engineer
2 35 (28.46%) Developer
3 23 (18.70%) Senior Software Engineer
4 13 (10.57%) C++ Software Engineer
4 13 (10.57%) C# Developer
4 13 (10.57%) Software Developer
5 11 (8.94%) C# Software Engineer
6 9 (7.32%) Systems Engineer
6 9 (7.32%) Senior Developer
7 8 (6.50%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 7 (5.69%) Senior Software Developer
9 5 (4.07%) Systems Support
9 5 (4.07%) Support Engineer
9 5 (4.07%) Electronics Engineer
9 5 (4.07%) C++ Developer
9 5 (4.07%) Systems Support Engineer
9 5 (4.07%) C Software Engineer
10 3 (2.44%) Graduate
10 3 (2.44%) .NET Developer
10 3 (2.44%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (30.89%) .NET
2 34 (27.64%) HTML
3 19 (15.45%) WPF
4 16 (13.01%) Spring
5 13 (10.57%) XML
6 12 (9.76%) HTML5
6 12 (9.76%) WCF
7 11 (8.94%) CSS
8 10 (8.13%) ASP.NET
9 9 (7.32%) .NET Framework
10 8 (6.50%) Java EE
11 5 (4.07%) Web Services
11 5 (4.07%) Qt
12 4 (3.25%) OpenGL
13 3 (2.44%) SOAP
13 3 (2.44%) MFC
13 3 (2.44%) WinForms
13 3 (2.44%) AngularJS
13 3 (2.44%) Mason
13 3 (2.44%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 46 (37.40%) Mathematics
2 35 (28.46%) Computer Science
3 12 (9.76%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.25%) 3D Graphics
5 3 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.63%) iPhone
6 2 (1.63%) Open Source
6 2 (1.63%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.63%) iPad
7 1 (0.81%) Physics
7 1 (0.81%) Human Factors
7 1 (0.81%) User Experience
7 1 (0.81%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 31 (25.20%) Windows
2 9 (7.32%) Android
3 7 (5.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.44%) Linux
4 3 (2.44%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.63%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (72.36%) Software Engineering
2 37 (30.08%) Scrum
3 33 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (20.33%) Software Testing
5 22 (17.89%) OOP
6 21 (17.07%) OO
7 20 (16.26%) CAD
7 20 (16.26%) Unit Testing
8 18 (14.63%) Automated Testing
9 17 (13.82%) TDD
10 16 (13.01%) OOD
10 16 (13.01%) Pair Programming
11 12 (9.76%) Logistics
12 8 (6.50%) Requirements Analysis
12 8 (6.50%) Software Architecture
12 8 (6.50%) Mentoring
13 7 (5.69%) Refactoring
13 7 (5.69%) ITIL
13 7 (5.69%) UML
13 7 (5.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 92 (74.80%) C#
2 48 (39.02%) C
3 36 (29.27%) Java
4 32 (26.02%) SQL
5 24 (19.51%) JavaScript
6 17 (13.82%) Python
7 7 (5.69%) MATLAB
7 7 (5.69%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 6 (4.88%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.44%) Delphi
9 3 (2.44%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.63%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.63%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.63%) Fortran
11 1 (0.81%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.81%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.81%) Ada
11 1 (0.81%) Perl
11 1 (0.81%) VB
11 1 (0.81%) VC++
Qualifications
1 35 (28.46%) Degree
2 20 (16.26%) Security Cleared
3 10 (8.13%) SC Cleared
4 8 (6.50%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.63%) PhD
6 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.63%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (15.45%) Oracle
2 14 (11.38%) hybris
3 2 (1.63%) Google
3 2 (1.63%) Apple
3 2 (1.63%) TIBCO
3 2 (1.63%) Microsoft
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