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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 28 32 14
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -18
Permanent jobs citing C++ 39 43 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 7.99% 6.91% 13.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.83% 11.88% 24.05%
Number of salaries quoted 34 39 95
Average salary £34,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £18,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £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
263 362 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 53.89% 58.20% 57.25%
Number of salaries quoted 251 308 384
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £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 28 January 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 28 January 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 +5 21 £38,750 +29.16% 16
Taunton - 7 £27,500 - 2
Bridgwater - 5 £34,500 - 1
Street +1 3 £30,000 -33.33%
Wells +1 1 £35,000 -6.66%
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 97 (78.23%) C#
2 90 (72.58%) Software Engineering
3 47 (37.90%) HTML
4 45 (36.29%) .NET
4 45 (36.29%) Scrum
5 44 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (33.06%) Java
7 38 (30.65%) Mathematics
8 34 (27.42%) C
9 33 (26.61%) SQL
10 29 (23.39%) OO
11 28 (22.58%) JavaScript
12 26 (20.97%) Degree
12 26 (20.97%) WPF
13 25 (20.16%) Windows
14 24 (19.35%) Computer Science
15 23 (18.55%) SQL Server
15 23 (18.55%) Security Cleared
16 21 (16.94%) HTML5
16 21 (16.94%) Python
17 19 (15.32%) OOP
17 19 (15.32%) CSS
17 19 (15.32%) XML
17 19 (15.32%) Unit Testing
18 18 (14.52%) WCF
18 18 (14.52%) SC Cleared
18 18 (14.52%) Manufacturing
18 18 (14.52%) NUnit
19 17 (13.71%) TDD
19 17 (13.71%) Java EE

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 11 (8.87%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.45%) IIS
3 2 (1.61%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (2.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.42%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.23%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.61%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (18.55%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.42%) MySQL
4 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (14.52%) NUnit
2 14 (11.29%) Visual Studio
3 11 (8.87%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.42%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.42%) MorphX
4 3 (2.42%) JIRA
4 3 (2.42%) FishEye
5 2 (1.61%) Jasmine
5 2 (1.61%) Xcode
6 1 (0.81%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.81%) Selenium
6 1 (0.81%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.81%) JUnit
General
1 18 (14.52%) Manufacturing
2 6 (4.84%) Finance
2 6 (4.84%) Aerospace
3 5 (4.03%) Electronics
4 3 (2.42%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.61%) Law
5 2 (1.61%) Banking
5 2 (1.61%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.81%) Marketing
6 1 (0.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 71 (57.26%) Software Engineer
2 40 (32.26%) Developer
3 24 (19.35%) Senior Software Engineer
4 20 (16.13%) Software Developer
5 18 (14.52%) C# Software Engineer
6 13 (10.48%) C# Developer
7 12 (9.68%) C++ Software Engineer
8 11 (8.87%) Senior Developer
9 10 (8.06%) Senior C# Software Engineer
10 9 (7.26%) C++ Developer
11 8 (6.45%) Senior Software Developer
12 7 (5.65%) Electronics Engineer
13 6 (4.84%) C++ Programmer
13 6 (4.84%) Programmer
14 5 (4.03%) Graduate
14 5 (4.03%) C++/C# Developer
15 4 (3.23%) C# Software Developer
15 4 (3.23%) Design Engineer
16 3 (2.42%) Support Engineer
16 3 (2.42%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (37.90%) HTML
2 45 (36.29%) .NET
3 26 (20.97%) WPF
4 21 (16.94%) HTML5
5 19 (15.32%) CSS
5 19 (15.32%) XML
6 18 (14.52%) WCF
7 17 (13.71%) Java EE
8 15 (12.10%) Spring
9 13 (10.48%) ASP.NET
10 10 (8.06%) .NET Framework
11 9 (7.26%) Web Services
11 9 (7.26%) OpenGL
11 9 (7.26%) MFC
12 5 (4.03%) WinForms
13 4 (3.23%) STL
13 4 (3.23%) Qt
13 4 (3.23%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 2 (1.61%) JSON
14 2 (1.61%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 38 (30.65%) Mathematics
2 24 (19.35%) Computer Science
3 17 (13.71%) Client/Server
4 9 (7.26%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.61%) iPhone
5 2 (1.61%) iPad
5 2 (1.61%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.81%) Open Source
6 1 (0.81%) DTV
6 1 (0.81%) Physics
6 1 (0.81%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 25 (20.16%) Windows
2 7 (5.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (4.84%) Linux
4 4 (3.23%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.42%) Android
6 2 (1.61%) UNIX
7 1 (0.81%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (72.58%) Software Engineering
2 45 (36.29%) Scrum
3 44 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (23.39%) OO
5 19 (15.32%) OOP
5 19 (15.32%) Unit Testing
6 17 (13.71%) Automated Testing
6 17 (13.71%) OOD
6 17 (13.71%) TDD
7 16 (12.90%) Pair Programming
7 16 (12.90%) Software Testing
7 16 (12.90%) Requirements Analysis
7 16 (12.90%) Software Architecture
7 16 (12.90%) Mentoring
8 15 (12.10%) Logistics
9 11 (8.87%) CAD
10 7 (5.65%) Service Delivery
10 7 (5.65%) ITIL
10 7 (5.65%) UML
10 7 (5.65%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 97 (78.23%) C#
2 41 (33.06%) Java
3 34 (27.42%) C
4 33 (26.61%) SQL
5 28 (22.58%) JavaScript
6 21 (16.94%) Python
7 9 (7.26%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.42%) Delphi
8 3 (2.42%) X++
9 2 (1.61%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.61%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.61%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.61%) Fortran
10 1 (0.81%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.81%) Ada
10 1 (0.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (20.97%) Degree
2 23 (18.55%) Security Cleared
3 18 (14.52%) SC Cleared
4 16 (12.90%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.61%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (13.71%) Oracle
2 14 (11.29%) hybris
3 7 (5.65%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.61%) Apple
4 2 (1.61%) TIBCO
4 2 (1.61%) Google
5 1 (0.81%) SAP
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