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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 26 31 19
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Permanent jobs citing C++ 55 46 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 9.42% 6.75% 12.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.30% 10.80% 21.29%
Number of salaries quoted 48 44 76
Average salary £34,500 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £48,000 £42,500
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
318 426 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 54.45% 62.56% 57.21%
Number of salaries quoted 301 374 343
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +12 27 £37,000 +18.40% 4
Taunton +10 7 £27,500 -7.59% 2
Bridgwater +13 6 £34,500 +72.50%
Street +5 4 £35,000 -22.22%
Yeovil -2 3 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Wells 0 2 £37,500 -
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 94 (77.05%) C#
2 92 (75.41%) Software Engineering
3 43 (35.25%) HTML
3 43 (35.25%) Mathematics
4 41 (33.61%) .NET
4 41 (33.61%) Scrum
5 40 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (31.97%) C
7 35 (28.69%) Java
8 31 (25.41%) Degree
9 30 (24.59%) Computer Science
10 27 (22.13%) SQL
11 26 (21.31%) JavaScript
11 26 (21.31%) Windows
12 25 (20.49%) SQL Server
13 24 (19.67%) OO
14 23 (18.85%) WPF
15 22 (18.03%) Security Cleared
16 20 (16.39%) Manufacturing
16 20 (16.39%) Software Testing
17 19 (15.57%) OOP
17 19 (15.57%) Python
17 19 (15.57%) HTML5
18 18 (14.75%) NUnit
18 18 (14.75%) Unit Testing
19 17 (13.93%) Oracle
19 17 (13.93%) CAD
19 17 (13.93%) Automated Testing
19 17 (13.93%) WCF
20 16 (13.11%) XML

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 10 (8.20%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.56%) IIS
3 2 (1.64%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (1.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.64%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.64%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (20.49%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.46%) MySQL
4 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (14.75%) NUnit
2 9 (7.38%) Visual Studio
2 9 (7.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.64%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.64%) Xcode
3 2 (1.64%) MorphX
3 2 (1.64%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.82%) JIRA
4 1 (0.82%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.82%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.82%) FishEye
General
1 20 (16.39%) Manufacturing
2 10 (8.20%) Aerospace
3 4 (3.28%) Finance
4 3 (2.46%) Law
4 3 (2.46%) Banking
4 3 (2.46%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.46%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.64%) Electronics
5 2 (1.64%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 73 (59.84%) Software Engineer
2 35 (28.69%) Developer
3 23 (18.85%) Senior Software Engineer
4 19 (15.57%) Software Developer
5 16 (13.11%) C# Software Engineer
6 14 (11.48%) C++ Software Engineer
7 11 (9.02%) C# Developer
7 11 (9.02%) Senior Developer
8 9 (7.38%) Senior C# Software Engineer
9 8 (6.56%) Senior Software Developer
10 7 (5.74%) C++ Developer
11 6 (4.92%) Systems Engineer
11 6 (4.92%) Electronics Engineer
12 5 (4.10%) C Software Engineer
12 5 (4.10%) C++/C# Developer
13 4 (3.28%) C++ Programmer
13 4 (3.28%) Systems Support Engineer
13 4 (3.28%) Graduate
13 4 (3.28%) Systems Support
13 4 (3.28%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (35.25%) HTML
2 41 (33.61%) .NET
3 23 (18.85%) WPF
4 19 (15.57%) HTML5
5 17 (13.93%) WCF
6 16 (13.11%) XML
7 15 (12.30%) CSS
8 14 (11.48%) Spring
9 13 (10.66%) Java EE
9 13 (10.66%) ASP.NET
10 10 (8.20%) .NET Framework
11 8 (6.56%) Web Services
12 7 (5.74%) MFC
13 6 (4.92%) OpenGL
14 5 (4.10%) Qt
15 3 (2.46%) Mason
15 3 (2.46%) WinForms
16 2 (1.64%) JSON
16 2 (1.64%) Middleware
16 2 (1.64%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 43 (35.25%) Mathematics
2 30 (24.59%) Computer Science
3 15 (12.30%) Client/Server
4 6 (4.92%) 3D Graphics
5 3 (2.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.64%) iPhone
6 2 (1.64%) Open Source
6 2 (1.64%) iPad
6 2 (1.64%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.82%) User Experience
7 1 (0.82%) Physics
7 1 (0.82%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 26 (21.31%) Windows
2 7 (5.74%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (4.92%) Linux
4 4 (3.28%) Android
4 4 (3.28%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.64%) UNIX
5 2 (1.64%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (75.41%) Software Engineering
2 41 (33.61%) Scrum
3 40 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (19.67%) OO
5 20 (16.39%) Software Testing
6 19 (15.57%) OOP
7 18 (14.75%) Unit Testing
8 17 (13.93%) Automated Testing
8 17 (13.93%) CAD
9 16 (13.11%) TDD
9 16 (13.11%) Pair Programming
9 16 (13.11%) OOD
10 14 (11.48%) Logistics
11 13 (10.66%) Requirements Analysis
11 13 (10.66%) Software Architecture
11 13 (10.66%) Mentoring
12 7 (5.74%) Refactoring
12 7 (5.74%) Service Delivery
12 7 (5.74%) ITIL
12 7 (5.74%) UML
Programming Languages
1 94 (77.05%) C#
2 39 (31.97%) C
3 35 (28.69%) Java
4 27 (22.13%) SQL
5 26 (21.31%) JavaScript
6 19 (15.57%) Python
7 8 (6.56%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.46%) Delphi
8 3 (2.46%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.64%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.64%) X++
9 2 (1.64%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.64%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.64%) Fortran
10 1 (0.82%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 1 (0.82%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.82%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.82%) VC++
10 1 (0.82%) VB
10 1 (0.82%) Ada
Qualifications
1 31 (25.41%) Degree
2 22 (18.03%) Security Cleared
3 15 (12.30%) SC Cleared
4 13 (10.66%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.64%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (13.93%) Oracle
2 14 (11.48%) hybris
3 5 (4.10%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.64%) Apple
4 2 (1.64%) TIBCO
4 2 (1.64%) Google
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Taunton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £29712 - £33924 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago