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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 29 38 19
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -19
Permanent jobs citing C++ 41 40 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 7.02% 5.01% 8.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.02% 7.56% 15.82%
Number of salaries quoted 40 40 45
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £27,950 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
341 529 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 58.39% 66.29% 55.44%
Number of salaries quoted 315 496 281
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 31 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 31 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 +1 17 £37,500 +15.38% 8
Yeovil +2 10 £31,500 +18.86% 1
Clevedon - 4 £32,500 -
Street +19 3 £42,500 -32.00%
Frome - 3 £37,500 - 2
Bridgwater 0 1 £34,500 - 1
Glastonbury - 1 £26,500 -
Taunton - 1 £50,000 - 2
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 31 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 56 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 48 (48.98%) C#
3 34 (34.69%) SQL
4 31 (31.63%) C
5 29 (29.59%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (27.55%) OO
7 26 (26.53%) Java
7 26 (26.53%) Degree
8 24 (24.49%) Windows
9 22 (22.45%) Computer Science
10 21 (21.43%) Mathematics
11 19 (19.39%) CAD
11 19 (19.39%) Electronics
12 18 (18.37%) Telecoms
12 18 (18.37%) .NET
13 16 (16.33%) Scrum
14 15 (15.31%) MySQL
15 14 (14.29%) JavaScript
15 14 (14.29%) HTML
15 14 (14.29%) Software Testing
15 14 (14.29%) Mentoring
16 13 (13.27%) Linux
16 13 (13.27%) CSS
17 12 (12.24%) Aerospace
17 12 (12.24%) Security Cleared
18 11 (11.22%) OOP
19 10 (10.20%) Web Services
19 10 (10.20%) Qt
20 9 (9.18%) WPF
20 9 (9.18%) XML

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (4.08%) JBoss
1 4 (4.08%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.02%) Apache
3 1 (1.02%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.06%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (1.02%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.08%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.02%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.02%) DNS
2 1 (1.02%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.31%) MySQL
2 9 (9.18%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.08%) RDBMS
3 4 (4.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (8.16%) Visual Studio
1 8 (8.16%) Eclipse
2 4 (4.08%) Subversion
2 4 (4.08%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.08%) PHPUnit
3 1 (1.02%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.02%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 19 (19.39%) Electronics
2 18 (18.37%) Telecoms
3 12 (12.24%) Aerospace
4 9 (9.18%) Automotive
4 9 (9.18%) Manufacturing
5 8 (8.16%) Military
6 6 (6.12%) Law
7 2 (2.04%) Finance
7 2 (2.04%) Arabic Language
7 2 (2.04%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 48 (48.98%) Developer
2 31 (31.63%) Software Engineer
3 28 (28.57%) Software Developer
4 18 (18.37%) C++ Software Engineer
5 16 (16.33%) C++ Developer
6 15 (15.31%) Design Engineer
6 15 (15.31%) Electronics Engineer
7 13 (13.27%) C# Developer
7 13 (13.27%) C++ Software Developer
8 7 (7.14%) Programmer
9 6 (6.12%) .NET Developer
9 6 (6.12%) Junior
9 6 (6.12%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (5.10%) C# Software Developer
10 5 (5.10%) C# Software Engineer
10 5 (5.10%) C++ Programmer
11 4 (4.08%) Junior Developer
11 4 (4.08%) PHP Developer
11 4 (4.08%) Junior Software Engineer
11 4 (4.08%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.37%) .NET
2 14 (14.29%) HTML
3 13 (13.27%) CSS
4 10 (10.20%) Web Services
4 10 (10.20%) Qt
5 9 (9.18%) WPF
5 9 (9.18%) XML
6 6 (6.12%) SOAP
6 6 (6.12%) STL
6 6 (6.12%) ASP.NET
6 6 (6.12%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 4 (4.08%) HTML5
7 4 (4.08%) REST
7 4 (4.08%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 4 (4.08%) JPA
7 4 (4.08%) LINQ
7 4 (4.08%) jQuery
7 4 (4.08%) Ajax
7 4 (4.08%) EJB
7 4 (4.08%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.45%) Computer Science
2 21 (21.43%) Mathematics
3 4 (4.08%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (2.04%) Physics
4 2 (2.04%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.04%) GIS
4 2 (2.04%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.04%) User Experience
5 1 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.02%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.02%) Biometrics
5 1 (1.02%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 24 (24.49%) Windows
2 13 (13.27%) Linux
3 4 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.02%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.02%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 29 (29.59%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (27.55%) OO
4 19 (19.39%) CAD
5 16 (16.33%) Scrum
6 14 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 14 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 11 (11.22%) OOP
8 9 (9.18%) MVC
9 7 (7.14%) Unit Testing
10 6 (6.12%) TDD
10 6 (6.12%) UML
10 6 (6.12%) SDLC
11 5 (5.10%) MVVM
12 4 (4.08%) BDD
12 4 (4.08%) Product Management
12 4 (4.08%) OOA/OOD
12 4 (4.08%) RAD
12 4 (4.08%) PDM
12 4 (4.08%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 48 (48.98%) C#
2 34 (34.69%) SQL
3 31 (31.63%) C
4 26 (26.53%) Java
5 14 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 8 (8.16%) PHP
7 5 (5.10%) VB
8 4 (4.08%) Bash Shell
8 4 (4.08%) Python
9 3 (3.06%) Perl
10 2 (2.04%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.04%) VC++
10 2 (2.04%) Embedded C
10 2 (2.04%) VB6
11 1 (1.02%) Pascal
11 1 (1.02%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.02%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 26 (26.53%) Degree
2 12 (12.24%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.08%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.04%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.02%) MCSE
5 1 (1.02%) MCSA
5 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.02%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.02%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (9.18%) EMC
2 8 (8.16%) Oracle
3 6 (6.12%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.04%) ESRI
4 2 (2.04%) Google
4 2 (2.04%) Trapeze
5 1 (1.02%) hybris
5 1 (1.02%) VMware
5 1 (1.02%) HP
5 1 (1.02%) Sophos
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £300 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Frome
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000 plus Amazing Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
BAE Systems
Posted: 7 days ago
Bath
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Frome
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bath
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bath
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Extensive benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: £25-31,000 + Good Bens
Posted: 24 days ago