The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 39 20 39
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +19
Permanent jobs citing C++ 40 46 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 5.02% 8.17% 4.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.63% 14.74% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 40 42 24
Average salary £32,500 £34,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.79% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £25,050 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
524 312 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 65.75% 55.42% 61.01%
Number of salaries quoted 492 276 319
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -2 28 £32,500 -15.58% 5
Bridgwater -1 6 £34,500 +60.46% 1
Yeovil - 3 £26,500 -
Street -17 1 £62,500 -21.87%
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 59 (68.60%) C#
2 54 (62.79%) Software Engineering
3 47 (54.65%) C
4 38 (44.19%) Mathematics
5 35 (40.70%) Computer Science
5 35 (40.70%) Degree
6 31 (36.05%) Java
7 25 (29.07%) Windows
8 24 (27.91%) .NET
9 23 (26.74%) JavaScript
9 23 (26.74%) CAD
10 21 (24.42%) OO
11 20 (23.26%) Manufacturing
11 20 (23.26%) Software Testing
12 19 (22.09%) OOD
13 17 (19.77%) HTML
14 16 (18.60%) TDD
15 15 (17.44%) SQL Server
15 15 (17.44%) Python
15 15 (17.44%) OOP
16 14 (16.28%) SQL
17 13 (15.12%) Scrum
18 12 (13.95%) Spring
18 12 (13.95%) Security Cleared
19 11 (12.79%) Aerospace
19 11 (12.79%) MySQL
20 10 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
20 10 (11.63%) Pair Programming
20 10 (11.63%) hybris
21 9 (10.47%) HTML5

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 4 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.16%) CMS
2 1 (1.16%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.44%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.79%) MySQL
3 6 (6.98%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (5.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.65%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.16%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (8.14%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.98%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.33%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.16%) NetBeans
5 1 (1.16%) Maven
5 1 (1.16%) NUnit
5 1 (1.16%) Subversion
5 1 (1.16%) Selenium
5 1 (1.16%) JMeter
5 1 (1.16%) Ant
5 1 (1.16%) JUnit
General
1 20 (23.26%) Manufacturing
2 11 (12.79%) Aerospace
3 9 (10.47%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.65%) Automotive
5 3 (3.49%) Finance
5 3 (3.49%) Law
6 1 (1.16%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.16%) Banking
6 1 (1.16%) Retail
6 1 (1.16%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 41 (47.67%) Software Engineer
2 30 (34.88%) Developer
3 14 (16.28%) Software Developer
3 14 (16.28%) C# Developer
4 8 (9.30%) .NET Developer
4 8 (9.30%) C++ Software Engineer
5 6 (6.98%) Junior
5 6 (6.98%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (6.98%) Junior Developer
5 6 (6.98%) Junior Software Developer
5 6 (6.98%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (5.81%) C++ Developer
6 5 (5.81%) Java Developer
7 4 (4.65%) C++/C# Developer
7 4 (4.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (4.65%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) C Software Engineer
9 2 (2.33%) Support Engineer
9 2 (2.33%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.33%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (27.91%) .NET
2 17 (19.77%) HTML
3 12 (13.95%) Spring
4 9 (10.47%) HTML5
4 9 (10.47%) jQuery
5 8 (9.30%) ASP.NET
6 7 (8.14%) WCF
6 7 (8.14%) WPF
6 7 (8.14%) XML
7 6 (6.98%) J2EE
7 6 (6.98%) CSS
7 6 (6.98%) AngularJS
8 5 (5.81%) Ajax
8 5 (5.81%) SOAP
9 4 (4.65%) STL
9 4 (4.65%) Web Services
9 4 (4.65%) XML Schema
9 4 (4.65%) Silverlight
9 4 (4.65%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 3 (3.49%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 38 (44.19%) Mathematics
2 35 (40.70%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.98%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.16%) Open Source
5 1 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.16%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 25 (29.07%) Windows
2 8 (9.30%) Android
3 7 (8.14%) Linux
4 4 (4.65%) Windows Phone
5 3 (3.49%) Windows Phone 7
5 3 (3.49%) Windows Phone 8
6 2 (2.33%) UNIX
7 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.16%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.16%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (62.79%) Software Engineering
2 23 (26.74%) CAD
3 21 (24.42%) OO
4 20 (23.26%) Software Testing
5 19 (22.09%) OOD
6 16 (18.60%) TDD
7 15 (17.44%) OOP
8 13 (15.12%) Scrum
9 10 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (11.63%) Pair Programming
10 9 (10.47%) MVC
11 4 (4.65%) Kanban
11 4 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (4.65%) Requirements Management
11 4 (4.65%) Web Design
12 3 (3.49%) Unit Testing
13 2 (2.33%) OOA/OOD
13 2 (2.33%) SOA
13 2 (2.33%) Automated Testing
13 2 (2.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 59 (68.60%) C#
2 47 (54.65%) C
3 31 (36.05%) Java
4 23 (26.74%) JavaScript
5 15 (17.44%) Python
6 14 (16.28%) SQL
7 8 (9.30%) Perl
8 7 (8.14%) MATLAB
8 7 (8.14%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 5 (5.81%) Objective-C
9 5 (5.81%) VB.NET
10 4 (4.65%) XAML
11 1 (1.16%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.16%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.16%) VC++
Qualifications
1 35 (40.70%) Degree
2 12 (13.95%) Security Cleared
3 7 (8.14%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.14%) PhD
Vendors
1 10 (11.63%) hybris
2 4 (4.65%) Trapeze
3 3 (3.49%) Oracle
4 2 (2.33%) Twitter
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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