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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Developer
Rank 193 168 158
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 58 82 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.02% 1.33% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 1.36% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 38 76 82
Average salary £40,000 £38,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.57% +9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,875 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £53,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
5476 6026 5572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.77% 97.49% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4593 4950 4665
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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 +12 22 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Bristol -12 20 £40,000 +19.40% 4
Somerset -5 7 £38,500 +10.00% 5
Wiltshire -16 7 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Dorset +13 1 £45,000 -29.41% 2
Devon - 1 £37,500 -
C++ Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 84 (100.00%) C++
2 36 (42.86%) Windows
3 35 (41.67%) Linux
4 30 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (34.52%) C
6 23 (27.38%) C#
6 23 (27.38%) Ruby
7 22 (26.19%) Degree
7 22 (26.19%) Python
8 21 (25.00%) Java
9 19 (22.62%) Software Engineering
10 18 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (20.24%) SQL
12 15 (17.86%) Security Cleared
12 15 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (16.67%) Computer Science
13 14 (16.67%) Telecoms
13 14 (16.67%) Finance
13 14 (16.67%) STL
13 14 (16.67%) Mentoring
14 13 (15.48%) SDLC
14 13 (15.48%) SC Cleared
14 13 (15.48%) Bash Shell
14 13 (15.48%) OO
15 12 (14.29%) DV Cleared
15 12 (14.29%) Coaching
16 11 (13.10%) Mathematics
16 11 (13.10%) Microsoft
16 11 (13.10%) Unix
17 9 (10.71%) JIRA

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.95%) SAS
2 3 (3.57%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.76%) GitHub
2 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.76%) Internet
3 2 (2.38%) RTP
3 2 (2.38%) TETRA
3 2 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (2.38%) Wireless
4 1 (1.19%) ASN.1
4 1 (1.19%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.19%) HTTP
4 1 (1.19%) MPLS
4 1 (1.19%) NGN
4 1 (1.19%) OpenFlow
4 1 (1.19%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.33%) Big Data
2 3 (3.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.19%) MS Access
3 1 (1.19%) MySQL
3 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (10.71%) JIRA
2 4 (4.76%) Subversion
2 4 (4.76%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.38%) CppUnit
3 2 (2.38%) MSTest
4 1 (1.19%) FinalBuilder
4 1 (1.19%) GCC
4 1 (1.19%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.19%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (16.67%) Finance
1 14 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.14%) Advertising
2 6 (7.14%) Aerospace
3 5 (5.95%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.76%) Electronics
5 3 (3.57%) Marketing
6 2 (2.38%) Automotive
7 1 (1.19%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.67%) STL
2 8 (9.52%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 8 (9.52%) CSS
2 8 (9.52%) HTML
2 8 (9.52%) MFC
3 6 (7.14%) .NET
4 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (3.57%) HTML5
4 3 (3.57%) OpenCL
4 3 (3.57%) Qt
4 3 (3.57%) Web Services
4 3 (3.57%) XML
5 2 (2.38%) RESTful
5 2 (2.38%) WPF
6 1 (1.19%) Bing Maps
6 1 (1.19%) Google Maps API
6 1 (1.19%) Java EE
6 1 (1.19%) JDBC
6 1 (1.19%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 11 (13.10%) Mathematics
4 6 (7.14%) Cybercrime
5 5 (5.95%) Mobile App
6 4 (4.76%) Internet of Things
6 4 (4.76%) N-Tier
6 4 (4.76%) Physics
6 4 (4.76%) Visualisation
7 3 (3.57%) Algorithms
7 3 (3.57%) Biology
7 3 (3.57%) Data Structures
7 3 (3.57%) Digital Media
7 3 (3.57%) VHDL
8 2 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (1.19%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (1.19%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.19%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 36 (42.86%) Windows
2 35 (41.67%) Linux
3 11 (13.10%) Unix
4 8 (9.52%) Mac OS X
5 7 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.57%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.19%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.19%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (22.62%) Software Engineering
3 15 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 13 (15.48%) OO
5 13 (15.48%) SDLC
6 12 (14.29%) Coaching
7 8 (9.52%) OOP
7 8 (9.52%) Scrum
8 7 (8.33%) Waterfall
9 5 (5.95%) Data Analysis
9 5 (5.95%) OOD
9 5 (5.95%) Open Source
9 5 (5.95%) Unit Testing
9 5 (5.95%) Web Development
10 4 (4.76%) CAD
10 4 (4.76%) Integration Testing
11 3 (3.57%) 3D Modelling
11 3 (3.57%) Data Visualisation
11 3 (3.57%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 84 (100.00%) C++
2 29 (34.52%) C
3 23 (27.38%) C#
3 23 (27.38%) Ruby
4 22 (26.19%) Python
5 21 (25.00%) Java
6 17 (20.24%) SQL
7 13 (15.48%) Bash Shell
8 6 (7.14%) JavaScript
8 6 (7.14%) Objective-C
9 5 (5.95%) MATLAB
9 5 (5.95%) R
10 3 (3.57%) Perl
10 3 (3.57%) Scala
11 2 (2.38%) Embedded C
11 2 (2.38%) Embedded C++
11 2 (2.38%) VB
11 2 (2.38%) VC++
12 1 (1.19%) PHP
12 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (26.19%) Degree
2 15 (17.86%) Security Cleared
3 13 (15.48%) SC Cleared
4 12 (14.29%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.19%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (2.38%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (13.10%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.95%) Apple
3 3 (3.57%) Atlassian
3 3 (3.57%) Oracle
3 3 (3.57%) SAP
4 2 (2.38%) Capita
5 1 (1.19%) BT
5 1 (1.19%) ESRI
5 1 (1.19%) Facebook
5 1 (1.19%) Google
5 1 (1.19%) Green Hills
5 1 (1.19%) Panasonic
5 1 (1.19%) Toshiba
5 1 (1.19%) Trapeze
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