The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 54 52 23
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -29
Permanent jobs citing C++ 24 20 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.71% 3.43% 8.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.96% 5.92% 15.47%
Number of salaries quoted 19 19 60
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,800 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £43,100 £47,500 £41,850
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
403 338 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 62.29% 57.98% 55.80%
Number of salaries quoted 361 300 390
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £49,100
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 September 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Somerset

C++
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton - 7 £40,000 -
Bath -18 4 £41,250 +17.85%
Yeovil +15 1 - -
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for C++.

1 32 (86.49%) C#
2 25 (67.57%) Java
3 23 (62.16%) .NET
4 21 (56.76%) JavaScript
5 20 (54.05%) SQL
5 20 (54.05%) Software Engineering
6 19 (51.35%) HTML
7 18 (48.65%) SQL Server
7 18 (48.65%) Scrum
8 17 (45.95%) MongoDB
8 17 (45.95%) NoSQL
9 16 (43.24%) Automated Testing
9 16 (43.24%) Unit Testing
9 16 (43.24%) ASP.NET
9 16 (43.24%) Oracle
10 14 (37.84%) IIS
11 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
13 11 (29.73%) Windows Server
13 11 (29.73%) ETL
13 11 (29.73%) Windows
14 10 (27.03%) SC Cleared
14 10 (27.03%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (27.03%) Degree
15 9 (24.32%) Mathematics
15 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
16 8 (21.62%) C
17 7 (18.92%) UML
17 7 (18.92%) ITIL
17 7 (18.92%) Service Delivery

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (37.84%) IIS
2 2 (5.41%) JBoss
3 1 (2.70%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (48.65%) SQL Server
2 17 (45.95%) MongoDB
2 17 (45.95%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.41%) MySQL
4 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (27.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.41%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.70%) JIRA
3 1 (2.70%) Moq
3 1 (2.70%) NUnit
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.70%) Electronics
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.70%) Marketing
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) Software Engineer
2 16 (43.24%) Developer
3 9 (24.32%) Java Engineer
3 9 (24.32%) Software Developer
4 8 (21.62%) C# Software Engineer
4 8 (21.62%) C++ Developer
5 7 (18.92%) Java Developer
5 7 (18.92%) Java Software Engineer
6 5 (13.51%) Analyst
6 5 (13.51%) Analyst Programmer
6 5 (13.51%) C# Developer
6 5 (13.51%) Programmer
7 4 (10.81%) C++ Software Developer
7 4 (10.81%) C++/Java Developer
8 3 (8.11%) C++/C# Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Applications Developer
9 2 (5.41%) C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (5.41%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (62.16%) .NET
2 19 (51.35%) HTML
3 16 (43.24%) ASP.NET
4 7 (18.92%) .NET Framework
5 3 (8.11%) AngularJS
5 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (8.11%) CSS
5 3 (8.11%) Java SE
6 2 (5.41%) HTML5
6 2 (5.41%) XML
7 1 (2.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 1 (2.70%) Entity Framework
7 1 (2.70%) J2EE
7 1 (2.70%) J2SE
7 1 (2.70%) Java EE
7 1 (2.70%) jQuery
7 1 (2.70%) MFC
7 1 (2.70%) NHibernate
7 1 (2.70%) WCF
7 1 (2.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Mathematics
2 6 (16.22%) 3D Graphics
2 6 (16.22%) Algorithms
2 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
2 6 (16.22%) Visualisation
3 3 (8.11%) Blog
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Biology
4 1 (2.70%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 11 (29.73%) Windows
1 11 (29.73%) Windows Server
2 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.70%) Android
3 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) Software Engineering
2 18 (48.65%) Scrum
3 16 (43.24%) Automated Testing
3 16 (43.24%) Unit Testing
4 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (29.73%) ETL
6 7 (18.92%) ITIL
6 7 (18.92%) Refactoring
6 7 (18.92%) Service Delivery
6 7 (18.92%) UML
7 5 (13.51%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (13.51%) Human Factors
8 4 (10.81%) MVC
9 3 (8.11%) Multithreading
9 3 (8.11%) OOD
10 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
10 2 (5.41%) OO
10 2 (5.41%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (5.41%) Software Architecture
11 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 32 (86.49%) C#
2 25 (67.57%) Java
3 21 (56.76%) JavaScript
4 20 (54.05%) SQL
5 8 (21.62%) C
6 3 (8.11%) Python
7 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.41%) VB
8 1 (2.70%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
2 10 (27.03%) Degree
2 10 (27.03%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) Oracle
2 2 (5.41%) Citrix
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.70%) SAP