The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Developer
Rank 186 205 138
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -67
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 62 31 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.01% 0.54% 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 0.56% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 62 30 82
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
C++ Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5921 5524 5277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.07% 95.37% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4880 4671 4662
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ Developer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

C++ Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Developer across the South West region.

C++ Developer Salary Trend in the South West

C++ Developer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Developer across the South West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

C++ Developer Salary Histogram in the South West

C++ Developer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
Bristol +20 26 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Gloucestershire -11 13 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Somerset +14 11 £35,000 -9.09% 1
Wiltshire +12 9 £35,000 +27.27% 1
C++ Developer
England

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited C++ Developer in their job title 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 with C++ Developer in their job title.

1 116 (100.00%) C++
2 56 (48.28%) Linux
3 50 (43.10%) OO
3 50 (43.10%) Software Engineering
4 32 (27.59%) OOD
4 32 (27.59%) C
4 32 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (25.86%) Advertising
6 26 (22.41%) Windows
7 25 (21.55%) Unit Testing
8 23 (19.83%) Android
8 23 (19.83%) Qt
8 23 (19.83%) C#
9 22 (18.97%) OOA/OOD
10 21 (18.10%) Integration Testing
10 21 (18.10%) Big Data
10 21 (18.10%) Android Development
11 18 (15.52%) Python
11 18 (15.52%) Java
11 18 (15.52%) JavaScript
11 18 (15.52%) SQL
12 17 (14.66%) HTML
12 17 (14.66%) Security Cleared
12 17 (14.66%) Bash Shell
13 16 (13.79%) Software Architecture
13 16 (13.79%) CSS
13 16 (13.79%) STL
14 13 (11.21%) Mathematics
14 13 (11.21%) Signal Processing
15 12 (10.34%) SC Cleared

C++ Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited C++ Developer in their job title 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 with C++ Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (6.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.34%) TCP/IP
2 7 (6.03%) DLNA
3 2 (1.72%) SSL
4 1 (0.86%) Internet
4 1 (0.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (18.10%) Big Data
2 7 (6.03%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (9.48%) Visual Studio
2 10 (8.62%) Subversion
3 6 (5.17%) Eclipse
4 5 (4.31%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.59%) FishEye
5 3 (2.59%) JIRA
6 1 (0.86%) GDB
General
1 30 (25.86%) Advertising
2 11 (9.48%) Electronics
3 2 (1.72%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.72%) Finance
3 2 (1.72%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.72%) Military
3 2 (1.72%) Marketing
4 1 (0.86%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (19.83%) Qt
2 17 (14.66%) HTML
3 16 (13.79%) CSS
3 16 (13.79%) STL
4 10 (8.62%) OpenGL
4 10 (8.62%) HTML5
4 10 (8.62%) MFC
5 9 (7.76%) Middleware
5 9 (7.76%) WPF
5 9 (7.76%) Web Services
6 8 (6.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 7 (6.03%) DirectX
8 6 (5.17%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (3.45%) XML
10 3 (2.59%) WinForms
11 1 (0.86%) WCF
11 1 (0.86%) jQuery
11 1 (0.86%) POSIX
11 1 (0.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.21%) Mathematics
2 9 (7.76%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.90%) Algorithms
4 7 (6.03%) MPEG
5 6 (5.17%) GIS
5 6 (5.17%) Data Structures
6 4 (3.45%) Physics
7 3 (2.59%) 3D Graphics
7 3 (2.59%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.59%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.86%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.86%) Biometrics
9 1 (0.86%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 56 (48.28%) Linux
2 26 (22.41%) Windows
3 23 (19.83%) Android
4 7 (6.03%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (43.10%) OO
1 50 (43.10%) Software Engineering
2 32 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (27.59%) OOD
3 25 (21.55%) Unit Testing
4 22 (18.97%) OOA/OOD
5 21 (18.10%) Integration Testing
5 21 (18.10%) Android Development
6 16 (13.79%) Software Architecture
7 13 (11.21%) Signal Processing
8 12 (10.34%) Scrum
9 11 (9.48%) Multithreading
10 10 (8.62%) Digital Signal Processing
11 8 (6.90%) Refactoring
12 7 (6.03%) Image Processing
12 7 (6.03%) Kanban
12 7 (6.03%) Mentoring
13 6 (5.17%) iOS Development
13 6 (5.17%) MVVM
14 5 (4.31%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 116 (100.00%) C++
2 32 (27.59%) C
3 23 (19.83%) C#
4 18 (15.52%) SQL
4 18 (15.52%) Java
4 18 (15.52%) JavaScript
4 18 (15.52%) Python
5 17 (14.66%) Bash Shell
6 7 (6.03%) Ruby
6 7 (6.03%) Perl
7 6 (5.17%) VB
8 4 (3.45%) PHP
9 3 (2.59%) Embedded C
10 2 (1.72%) Embedded C++
10 2 (1.72%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 17 (14.66%) Security Cleared
2 12 (10.34%) SC Cleared
3 11 (9.48%) Degree
4 9 (7.76%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (0.86%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (6.90%) Toshiba
1 8 (6.90%) Panasonic
2 7 (6.03%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.72%) Freescale
3 2 (1.72%) Minitab
South West
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
South West
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-43,000 + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Connectus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30K-£75K + Outstanding Package
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £49000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bath
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago