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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 18 34 15
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -19
Permanent jobs citing C++ 60 42 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 10.81% 6.33% 11.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.58% 10.66% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 59 38 73
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
323 394 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 58.20% 59.34% 57.18%
Number of salaries quoted 293 354 362
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +17 47 £35,000 +11.11% 12
Street -1 6 £26,500 -75.90%
Taunton +6 2 £30,750 -3.30% 2
Yeovil +3 2 £26,500 -11.66% 1
Frome - 1 £35,000 -
Templecombe - 1 - -
Wells - 1 £35,000 -
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 70 (70.71%) C#
2 57 (57.58%) Software Engineering
3 35 (35.35%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (33.33%) C
5 30 (30.30%) .NET
6 29 (29.29%) Java
6 29 (29.29%) OO
7 28 (28.28%) Mathematics
8 27 (27.27%) SQL
9 24 (24.24%) HTML
10 23 (23.23%) Degree
10 23 (23.23%) Scrum
11 22 (22.22%) Computer Science
12 18 (18.18%) CAD
12 18 (18.18%) Windows
13 17 (17.17%) Mentoring
14 16 (16.16%) Visual Studio
15 15 (15.15%) Security Cleared
16 14 (14.14%) SC Cleared
16 14 (14.14%) CSS
16 14 (14.14%) JavaScript
16 14 (14.14%) Electronics
17 13 (13.13%) XML
17 13 (13.13%) HTML5
18 12 (12.12%) WPF
19 11 (11.11%) Manufacturing
19 11 (11.11%) Java EE
19 11 (11.11%) Software Testing
19 11 (11.11%) OOD
19 11 (11.11%) Linux

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (5.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (7.07%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.03%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.02%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.02%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.06%) MySQL
3 4 (4.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (16.16%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.05%) Eclipse
3 4 (4.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.02%) PHPUnit
4 2 (2.02%) FishEye
4 2 (2.02%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.02%) Subversion
4 2 (2.02%) MorphX
4 2 (2.02%) JIRA
5 1 (1.01%) Selenium
5 1 (1.01%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.01%) JUnit
General
1 14 (14.14%) Electronics
2 11 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.05%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.04%) Military
5 3 (3.03%) Finance
6 2 (2.02%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.01%) Automotive
7 1 (1.01%) Retail
7 1 (1.01%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (41.41%) Developer
2 40 (40.40%) Software Engineer
3 22 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 19 (19.19%) C# Developer
5 16 (16.16%) C++ Software Engineer
6 14 (14.14%) C++ Developer
7 12 (12.12%) C# Software Engineer
7 12 (12.12%) Programmer
8 11 (11.11%) Design Engineer
8 11 (11.11%) C++ Software Developer
8 11 (11.11%) Electronics Engineer
9 10 (10.10%) C++ Programmer
10 7 (7.07%) Software Programmer
10 7 (7.07%) C# Software Developer
11 6 (6.06%) Graduate
12 4 (4.04%) Junior
12 4 (4.04%) .NET Developer
12 4 (4.04%) .NET Software Engineer
12 4 (4.04%) C# .NET Developer
13 3 (3.03%) C++ Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (30.30%) .NET
2 24 (24.24%) HTML
3 14 (14.14%) CSS
4 13 (13.13%) XML
4 13 (13.13%) HTML5
5 12 (12.12%) WPF
6 11 (11.11%) Java EE
7 9 (9.09%) WCF
7 9 (9.09%) STL
7 9 (9.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 8 (8.08%) Web Services
8 8 (8.08%) MFC
8 8 (8.08%) ASP.NET
8 8 (8.08%) OpenGL
9 7 (7.07%) Spring
10 4 (4.04%) Qt
11 2 (2.02%) LINQ
11 2 (2.02%) jQuery
11 2 (2.02%) Entity Framework
11 2 (2.02%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 28 (28.28%) Mathematics
2 22 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 8 (8.08%) 3D Graphics
3 8 (8.08%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.02%) Physics
5 1 (1.01%) Biometrics
5 1 (1.01%) DTV
5 1 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.18%) Windows
2 11 (11.11%) Linux
3 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.02%) Android
4 2 (2.02%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.02%) UNIX
5 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.01%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.01%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (57.58%) Software Engineering
2 35 (35.35%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (29.29%) OO
4 23 (23.23%) Scrum
5 18 (18.18%) CAD
6 17 (17.17%) Mentoring
7 11 (11.11%) OOD
7 11 (11.11%) Software Testing
8 10 (10.10%) Requirements Analysis
8 10 (10.10%) Software Architecture
8 10 (10.10%) Critical Success Factor
9 9 (9.09%) OOP
9 9 (9.09%) TDD
10 8 (8.08%) OOA/OOD
11 7 (7.07%) Pair Programming
12 6 (6.06%) PDM
13 5 (5.05%) Unit Testing
13 5 (5.05%) Image Processing
14 4 (4.04%) MVC
14 4 (4.04%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 70 (70.71%) C#
2 33 (33.33%) C
3 29 (29.29%) Java
4 27 (27.27%) SQL
5 14 (14.14%) JavaScript
6 11 (11.11%) Python
7 6 (6.06%) PHP
8 4 (4.04%) VB.NET
9 3 (3.03%) Embedded C
9 3 (3.03%) VB
9 3 (3.03%) Perl
10 2 (2.02%) X++
10 2 (2.02%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.01%) Pascal
11 1 (1.01%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.01%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 23 (23.23%) Degree
2 15 (15.15%) Security Cleared
3 14 (14.14%) SC Cleared
4 10 (10.10%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 10 (10.10%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.06%) hybris
3 2 (2.02%) Oracle
4 1 (1.01%) SAP
4 1 (1.01%) EMC
4 1 (1.01%) Sophos
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Trust In Soda
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Weston-Super-Mare, Avon
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bath
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
BAE Systems
Salary: £30,000 +
Posted: 11 days ago
Bath
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £475000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 days ago
Bath
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Bath
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
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