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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Developer
Rank 208 148 104
Rank change year-on-year
-60 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 33 73 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.52% 1.37% 2.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 1.44% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 32 68 125
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +1.33%
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
6052 5079 5242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.25% 95.34% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5067 4447 4635
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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
Gloucestershire -13 20 £37,500 +25.00% 7
Bristol -12 9 £32,500 -2.98% 5
Somerset -18 4 £37,000 +48.00% 2
C++ Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 75 (100.00%) C++
2 44 (58.67%) Linux
3 31 (41.33%) Security Cleared
4 29 (38.67%) Windows
4 29 (38.67%) JavaScript
5 28 (37.33%) Software Engineering
6 27 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (36.00%) C#
7 23 (30.67%) SC Cleared
8 22 (29.33%) C
8 22 (29.33%) Degree
9 21 (28.00%) Scrum
9 21 (28.00%) OO
10 19 (25.33%) Java
10 19 (25.33%) Python
10 19 (25.33%) Bash Shell
11 17 (22.67%) Multithreading
11 17 (22.67%) Ruby
12 16 (21.33%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (21.33%) STL
12 16 (21.33%) Embedded Systems
12 16 (21.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 15 (20.00%) GCC
13 15 (20.00%) GDB
13 15 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
13 15 (20.00%) IPv4
13 15 (20.00%) IPv6
13 15 (20.00%) TDD
14 14 (18.67%) HTML
15 13 (17.33%) DV Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.00%) IPv4
1 15 (20.00%) IPv6
2 5 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.33%) VoIP
3 4 (5.33%) SS7
3 4 (5.33%) LTE
3 4 (5.33%) VoLTE
4 2 (2.67%) DLNA
4 2 (2.67%) HTTP
5 1 (1.33%) SSL
5 1 (1.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.33%) Star Schema
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (20.00%) GCC
1 15 (20.00%) GDB
2 5 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.33%) ClearCase
3 4 (5.33%) Subversion
3 4 (5.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.33%) JIRA
4 1 (1.33%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.33%) FishEye
General
1 7 (9.33%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.00%) Electronics
3 4 (5.33%) Banking
4 3 (4.00%) Finance
5 1 (1.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.33%) STL
1 16 (21.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 14 (18.67%) HTML
3 12 (16.00%) Qt
4 7 (9.33%) OpenGL
5 6 (8.00%) .NET
5 6 (8.00%) MFC
6 4 (5.33%) ASP.NET
7 3 (4.00%) DirectX
7 3 (4.00%) WinForms
7 3 (4.00%) WPF
8 2 (2.67%) HTML5
8 2 (2.67%) XML
8 2 (2.67%) POSIX
8 2 (2.67%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.67%) CSS
9 1 (1.33%) Web Services
9 1 (1.33%) ADO.NET
9 1 (1.33%) WCF
9 1 (1.33%) DAO
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.33%) Embedded Systems
2 9 (12.00%) Algorithms
3 6 (8.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.33%) Physics
4 4 (5.33%) Device Driver
4 4 (5.33%) 3D Graphics
5 3 (4.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (4.00%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.67%) MPEG
7 1 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.33%) Human Factors
7 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 44 (58.67%) Linux
2 29 (38.67%) Windows
3 11 (14.67%) UNIX
4 8 (10.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.00%) Android
6 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (37.33%) Software Engineering
2 27 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (28.00%) Scrum
3 21 (28.00%) OO
4 17 (22.67%) Multithreading
5 16 (21.33%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
6 15 (20.00%) TDD
7 11 (14.67%) OOD
8 8 (10.67%) UML
9 6 (8.00%) OOA/OOD
10 3 (4.00%) Data Modelling
10 3 (4.00%) RUP
10 3 (4.00%) Project Management
10 3 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (4.00%) Waterfall
10 3 (4.00%) Regression Analysis
10 3 (4.00%) Cyber Security
10 3 (4.00%) Android Development
11 2 (2.67%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (100.00%) C++
2 29 (38.67%) JavaScript
3 27 (36.00%) C#
4 22 (29.33%) C
5 19 (25.33%) Java
5 19 (25.33%) Python
5 19 (25.33%) Bash Shell
6 17 (22.67%) Ruby
7 12 (16.00%) Shell Script
8 5 (6.67%) VB
9 4 (5.33%) Perl
9 4 (5.33%) SQL
10 3 (4.00%) Ada
11 2 (2.67%) Fortran
11 2 (2.67%) Objective-C
11 2 (2.67%) PHP
11 2 (2.67%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.33%) VC++
12 1 (1.33%) VB6
12 1 (1.33%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 31 (41.33%) Security Cleared
2 23 (30.67%) SC Cleared
3 22 (29.33%) Degree
4 13 (17.33%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.33%) MCP
5 1 (1.33%) HND
5 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (4.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (8.00%) Oracle
2 2 (2.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.33%) Sybase
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