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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 20 37 18
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -19
Permanent jobs citing C++ 57 50 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 9.98% 6.36% 9.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.48% 9.54% 17.09%
Number of salaries quoted 56 46 56
Average salary £33,750 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £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 Somerset region.

Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
326 524 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 57.09% 66.67% 55.87%
Number of salaries quoted 292 479 331
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 2015. 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 +18 35 £35,000 +16.66% 6
Street +17 9 £42,500 -61.36%
Yeovil +6 6 £29,000 -3.33% 1
Clevedon - 4 £32,500 -
Taunton +12 1 £50,000 +57.23% 3
Templecombe - 1 - - 1
Frome - 1 £35,000 - 2
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 66 (62.26%) C#
2 59 (55.66%) Software Engineering
3 38 (35.85%) SQL
4 36 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (33.02%) Java
5 35 (33.02%) C
6 29 (27.36%) .NET
6 29 (27.36%) OO
7 26 (24.53%) Degree
8 25 (23.58%) Mathematics
8 25 (23.58%) Scrum
9 24 (22.64%) HTML
10 22 (20.75%) Computer Science
11 21 (19.81%) Windows
12 20 (18.87%) CAD
12 20 (18.87%) Mentoring
13 19 (17.92%) CSS
14 17 (16.04%) JavaScript
14 17 (16.04%) Electronics
15 14 (13.21%) Telecoms
15 14 (13.21%) Visual Studio
15 14 (13.21%) XML
15 14 (13.21%) Security Cleared
16 13 (12.26%) WPF
17 12 (11.32%) Software Testing
17 12 (11.32%) Linux
18 11 (10.38%) MySQL
18 11 (10.38%) OOP
18 11 (10.38%) SC Cleared
18 11 (10.38%) HTML5

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 5 (4.72%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.77%) JBoss
2 4 (3.77%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (6.60%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.83%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.77%) Unified Communications
2 3 (2.83%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.38%) MySQL
2 10 (9.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.72%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.77%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (13.21%) Visual Studio
2 8 (7.55%) Eclipse
3 6 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.77%) PHPUnit
4 4 (3.77%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.77%) Subversion
5 2 (1.89%) FishEye
5 2 (1.89%) MorphX
5 2 (1.89%) JIRA
6 1 (0.94%) JUnit
6 1 (0.94%) Selenium
6 1 (0.94%) FitNesse
General
1 17 (16.04%) Electronics
2 14 (13.21%) Telecoms
3 9 (8.49%) Manufacturing
4 6 (5.66%) Military
4 6 (5.66%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.83%) Automotive
5 3 (2.83%) Finance
6 2 (1.89%) Law
7 1 (0.94%) Retail
7 1 (0.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (45.28%) Developer
2 39 (36.79%) Software Engineer
3 24 (22.64%) Software Developer
4 17 (16.04%) C# Developer
5 16 (15.09%) C++ Software Engineer
6 15 (14.15%) C++ Developer
7 13 (12.26%) Design Engineer
7 13 (12.26%) Electronics Engineer
8 12 (11.32%) C++ Software Developer
9 10 (9.43%) Programmer
10 8 (7.55%) C# Software Engineer
10 8 (7.55%) C++ Programmer
11 7 (6.60%) Junior
12 6 (5.66%) C# Software Developer
12 6 (5.66%) C# .NET Developer
12 6 (5.66%) Graduate
12 6 (5.66%) .NET Developer
13 5 (4.72%) Junior Developer
13 5 (4.72%) Software Programmer
14 4 (3.77%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (27.36%) .NET
2 24 (22.64%) HTML
3 19 (17.92%) CSS
4 14 (13.21%) XML
5 13 (12.26%) WPF
6 11 (10.38%) HTML5
7 10 (9.43%) Java EE
8 9 (8.49%) STL
8 9 (8.49%) Web Services
8 9 (8.49%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 8 (7.55%) OpenGL
10 6 (5.66%) WCF
10 6 (5.66%) MFC
10 6 (5.66%) ASP.NET
11 5 (4.72%) Spring
11 5 (4.72%) Qt
12 4 (3.77%) jQuery
12 4 (3.77%) LINQ
12 4 (3.77%) JPA
12 4 (3.77%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 25 (23.58%) Mathematics
2 22 (20.75%) Computer Science
3 8 (7.55%) 3D Graphics
4 5 (4.72%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.89%) Physics
6 1 (0.94%) GIS
6 1 (0.94%) DTV
6 1 (0.94%) Biometrics
6 1 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (19.81%) Windows
2 12 (11.32%) Linux
3 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.94%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.94%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.94%) UNIX
4 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (55.66%) Software Engineering
2 36 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (27.36%) OO
4 25 (23.58%) Scrum
5 20 (18.87%) CAD
5 20 (18.87%) Mentoring
6 12 (11.32%) Software Testing
7 11 (10.38%) OOP
8 10 (9.43%) Requirements Analysis
8 10 (9.43%) TDD
9 9 (8.49%) MVC
9 9 (8.49%) Software Architecture
9 9 (8.49%) Critical Success Factor
10 7 (6.60%) OOD
10 7 (6.60%) OOA/OOD
10 7 (6.60%) Unit Testing
11 6 (5.66%) PDM
12 5 (4.72%) Pair Programming
12 5 (4.72%) MVVM
12 5 (4.72%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 66 (62.26%) C#
2 38 (35.85%) SQL
3 35 (33.02%) Java
3 35 (33.02%) C
4 17 (16.04%) JavaScript
5 10 (9.43%) Python
6 8 (7.55%) PHP
7 4 (3.77%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.83%) Perl
8 3 (2.83%) VB
8 3 (2.83%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.83%) Embedded C
9 2 (1.89%) X++
10 1 (0.94%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.94%) Pascal
10 1 (0.94%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 26 (24.53%) Degree
2 14 (13.21%) Security Cleared
3 11 (10.38%) SC Cleared
4 9 (8.49%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 8 (7.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.66%) Oracle
3 4 (3.77%) hybris
4 3 (2.83%) EMC
5 1 (0.94%) Sophos
5 1 (0.94%) SAP
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package/ Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bath
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Frome
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 28,000 - 37,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £29400 - £37488 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
BPR Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Good Bonus & Private Medical (BUPA)
Posted: 6 days ago
Wellington, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £18900 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Frome
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bath
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bath
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago