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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 34 15 40
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +25
Permanent jobs citing C++ 42 75 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 6.31% 11.24% 4.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.58% 19.79% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 38 70 20
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £42,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
397 379 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 59.61% 56.82% 69.73%
Number of salaries quoted 355 351 328
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bath -17 28 £32,500 -4.41% 14
Taunton -12 4 £31,800 +9.65%
Yeovil -9 3 £30,000 -25.00% 3
Bridgwater - 3 £34,500 - 1
Street - 3 £110,000 -
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 55 (61.11%) C#
2 45 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 39 (43.33%) C
4 33 (36.67%) .NET
4 33 (36.67%) Java
5 31 (34.44%) Windows
5 31 (34.44%) Degree
6 29 (32.22%) Computer Science
7 25 (27.78%) JavaScript
8 23 (25.56%) HTML
8 23 (25.56%) OO
8 23 (25.56%) Mathematics
9 22 (24.44%) Visual Studio
10 21 (23.33%) Linux
11 20 (22.22%) SQL Server
11 20 (22.22%) Manufacturing
12 19 (21.11%) OOD
13 16 (17.78%) SQL
14 14 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (15.56%) Software Testing
14 14 (15.56%) CAD
15 13 (14.44%) CSS
15 13 (14.44%) Ajax
16 12 (13.33%) Scrum
16 12 (13.33%) VB.NET
17 11 (12.22%) Python
17 11 (12.22%) J2EE
18 10 (11.11%) TDD
18 10 (11.11%) WCF
18 10 (11.11%) jQuery

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 8 (8.89%) Tomcat
2 6 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 5 (5.56%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.11%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) AWD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.89%) MySQL
3 6 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.22%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 22 (24.44%) Visual Studio
2 9 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (5.56%) JUnit
3 5 (5.56%) Eclipse
4 4 (4.44%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.33%) jMock
5 3 (3.33%) Artifactory
5 3 (3.33%) Maven
6 2 (2.22%) XMLSpy
6 2 (2.22%) TortoiseSVN
6 2 (2.22%) Selenium
7 1 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.11%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.11%) Xcode
7 1 (1.11%) NUnit
General
1 20 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 4 (4.44%) Games
2 4 (4.44%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.33%) Finance
3 3 (3.33%) Electronics
4 2 (2.22%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 48 (53.33%) Developer
2 32 (35.56%) Software Engineer
3 23 (25.56%) .NET Developer
4 18 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 16 (17.78%) C# Developer
5 16 (17.78%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (13.33%) C++ Developer
6 12 (13.33%) Junior
7 11 (12.22%) C++ Software Engineer
8 10 (11.11%) Junior Developer
8 10 (11.11%) Java Developer
9 6 (6.67%) Graduate
9 6 (6.67%) C Software Engineer
9 6 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
9 6 (6.67%) C++/C# Developer
10 5 (5.56%) Graduate .NET Developer
10 5 (5.56%) Graduate C# Developer
10 5 (5.56%) Agile Development Manager
10 5 (5.56%) Development Manager
10 5 (5.56%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (36.67%) .NET
2 23 (25.56%) HTML
3 13 (14.44%) CSS
3 13 (14.44%) Ajax
4 11 (12.22%) J2EE
5 10 (11.11%) WCF
5 10 (11.11%) jQuery
6 9 (10.00%) Web Services
7 8 (8.89%) XML
7 8 (8.89%) ASP.NET
7 8 (8.89%) WinForms
7 8 (8.89%) WPF
7 8 (8.89%) Qt
8 7 (7.78%) HTML5
8 7 (7.78%) AngularJS
8 7 (7.78%) Spring
9 6 (6.67%) STL
9 6 (6.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 5 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (32.22%) Computer Science
2 23 (25.56%) Mathematics
3 5 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.44%) Digital Media
5 3 (3.33%) CUDA
5 3 (3.33%) GPGPU
5 3 (3.33%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.22%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.11%) iPhone
7 1 (1.11%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 31 (34.44%) Windows
2 21 (23.33%) Linux
3 7 (7.78%) Apple iOS
3 7 (7.78%) UNIX
4 6 (6.67%) Android
5 5 (5.56%) Mac OS
6 4 (4.44%) Windows Phone
7 3 (3.33%) Windows Phone 8
7 3 (3.33%) Windows Phone 7
8 1 (1.11%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 23 (25.56%) OO
3 19 (21.11%) OOD
4 14 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (15.56%) Software Testing
4 14 (15.56%) CAD
5 12 (13.33%) Scrum
6 10 (11.11%) TDD
6 10 (11.11%) Kanban
6 10 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (7.78%) Pair Programming
8 6 (6.67%) OOP
9 4 (4.44%) Web Design
9 4 (4.44%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (3.33%) Multithreading
10 3 (3.33%) Image Processing
10 3 (3.33%) 3D Visualisation
10 3 (3.33%) MVC
11 2 (2.22%) SOA
11 2 (2.22%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 55 (61.11%) C#
2 39 (43.33%) C
3 33 (36.67%) Java
4 25 (27.78%) JavaScript
5 16 (17.78%) SQL
6 12 (13.33%) VB.NET
7 11 (12.22%) Python
8 6 (6.67%) Perl
9 5 (5.56%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 4 (4.44%) Ruby
10 4 (4.44%) Objective-C
10 4 (4.44%) XAML
11 2 (2.22%) VC++
12 1 (1.11%) Scala
12 1 (1.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 31 (34.44%) Degree
2 5 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 5 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.56%) PhD
3 1 (1.11%) ISEB
Vendors
1 9 (10.00%) Oracle
2 8 (8.89%) Trapeze
3 5 (5.56%) JBoss
4 3 (3.33%) hybris
4 3 (3.33%) Google
5 2 (2.22%) Twitter
6 1 (1.11%) Apple
6 1 (1.11%) Adobe
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