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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 27 38 18
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -20
Permanent jobs citing C++ 47 48 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 7.69% 5.59% 9.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.58% 8.29% 16.76%
Number of salaries quoted 46 44 55
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 £31,500 £28,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,950 £50,000
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
346 579 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 56.63% 67.40% 57.19%
Number of salaries quoted 318 526 317
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,646
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 July 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 1 July 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 +10 25 £35,000 +7.69% 6
Yeovil +2 7 £31,500 +18.86% 1
Street +23 5 £45,000 -59.09% 1
Clevedon - 4 £32,500 -
Frome - 2 £36,250 - 4
Bridgwater +2 1 £34,500 - 1
Glastonbury - 1 £26,500 -
Taunton - 1 £50,000 -
Templecombe - 1 - - 1
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 58 (55.77%) C#
2 56 (53.85%) Software Engineering
3 38 (36.54%) SQL
4 34 (32.69%) C
5 32 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (28.85%) Java
7 27 (25.96%) OO
8 24 (23.08%) Degree
9 23 (22.12%) .NET
10 21 (20.19%) Windows
10 21 (20.19%) Mathematics
10 21 (20.19%) Computer Science
11 20 (19.23%) CAD
11 20 (19.23%) Electronics
12 19 (18.27%) Scrum
13 18 (17.31%) HTML
14 17 (16.35%) Telecoms
14 17 (16.35%) Mentoring
15 16 (15.38%) JavaScript
15 16 (15.38%) CSS
16 13 (12.50%) Security Cleared
16 13 (12.50%) XML
16 13 (12.50%) MySQL
16 13 (12.50%) Visual Studio
17 12 (11.54%) Software Testing
18 11 (10.58%) Linux
18 11 (10.58%) WPF
19 10 (9.62%) Web Services
19 10 (9.62%) OOP
20 9 (8.65%) SQL Server

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 4 (3.85%) JBoss
1 4 (3.85%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (6.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.88%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.85%) Unified Communications
2 3 (2.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.50%) MySQL
2 9 (8.65%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.85%) RDBMS
3 4 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 8 (7.69%) Eclipse
3 6 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.85%) PHPUnit
4 4 (3.85%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.85%) Subversion
5 2 (1.92%) JIRA
5 2 (1.92%) FishEye
6 1 (0.96%) MorphX
General
1 20 (19.23%) Electronics
2 17 (16.35%) Telecoms
3 9 (8.65%) Aerospace
3 9 (8.65%) Manufacturing
4 7 (6.73%) Military
4 7 (6.73%) Automotive
5 4 (3.85%) Law
5 4 (3.85%) Finance
6 2 (1.92%) Back Office
6 2 (1.92%) Arabic Language
7 1 (0.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (50.00%) Developer
2 34 (32.69%) Software Engineer
3 27 (25.96%) Software Developer
4 18 (17.31%) C++ Developer
5 17 (16.35%) C# Developer
5 17 (16.35%) C++ Software Engineer
6 15 (14.42%) Electronics Engineer
6 15 (14.42%) Design Engineer
7 14 (13.46%) C++ Software Developer
8 9 (8.65%) Programmer
9 7 (6.73%) C++ Programmer
9 7 (6.73%) C# Software Engineer
10 6 (5.77%) .NET Developer
10 6 (5.77%) Junior
10 6 (5.77%) C# Software Developer
10 6 (5.77%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (4.81%) Software Programmer
12 4 (3.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 4 (3.85%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 4 (3.85%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (22.12%) .NET
2 18 (17.31%) HTML
3 16 (15.38%) CSS
4 13 (12.50%) XML
5 11 (10.58%) WPF
6 10 (9.62%) Web Services
7 8 (7.69%) Qt
7 8 (7.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 8 (7.69%) STL
8 7 (6.73%) OpenGL
8 7 (6.73%) ASP.NET
8 7 (6.73%) HTML5
9 6 (5.77%) SOAP
10 5 (4.81%) Java EE
11 4 (3.85%) JPA
11 4 (3.85%) REST
11 4 (3.85%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 4 (3.85%) Ajax
11 4 (3.85%) XHTML
11 4 (3.85%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.19%) Computer Science
1 21 (20.19%) Mathematics
2 7 (6.73%) 3D Graphics
3 4 (3.85%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.92%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.92%) User Experience
4 2 (1.92%) Physics
5 1 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.96%) Biometrics
5 1 (0.96%) DTV
5 1 (0.96%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 21 (20.19%) Windows
2 11 (10.58%) Linux
3 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.96%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.96%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (53.85%) Software Engineering
2 32 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (25.96%) OO
4 20 (19.23%) CAD
5 19 (18.27%) Scrum
6 17 (16.35%) Mentoring
7 12 (11.54%) Software Testing
8 10 (9.62%) OOP
9 9 (8.65%) MVC
10 7 (6.73%) TDD
10 7 (6.73%) Unit Testing
11 6 (5.77%) Requirements Analysis
12 5 (4.81%) Software Architecture
12 5 (4.81%) MVVM
12 5 (4.81%) PDM
12 5 (4.81%) UML
12 5 (4.81%) OOA/OOD
12 5 (4.81%) Critical Success Factor
12 5 (4.81%) SDLC
13 4 (3.85%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 58 (55.77%) C#
2 38 (36.54%) SQL
3 34 (32.69%) C
4 30 (28.85%) Java
5 16 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 8 (7.69%) PHP
7 6 (5.77%) Python
8 5 (4.81%) VB
9 4 (3.85%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.88%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.88%) Perl
10 3 (2.88%) Embedded C
11 2 (1.92%) VB6
11 2 (1.92%) VC++
12 1 (0.96%) Delphi
12 1 (0.96%) X++
12 1 (0.96%) Pascal
12 1 (0.96%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 24 (23.08%) Degree
2 13 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 7 (6.73%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.81%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (7.69%) Oracle
1 8 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.73%) EMC
3 2 (1.92%) ESRI
3 2 (1.92%) Google
3 2 (1.92%) hybris
3 2 (1.92%) Trapeze
4 1 (0.96%) Sophos
4 1 (0.96%) SAP
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bath
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Wellington, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Salary competitive joining salary + equity + relocation
Posted: 6 days ago
Frome
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bath
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Frome
Three People
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Bath
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Old Street, London, South East
Morningstar Europe Limited
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Frome
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Bath
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Frome
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago