The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Programmer 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++ Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Programmer
Rank 225 209 215
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Programmer 6 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.099% 0.16% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.16% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 2
Average salary £27,750 £31,250 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.20% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,950 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,850 £37,500 £32,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.29%
C++ Programmer
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
5767 4871 5461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.12% 95.23% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4837 4205 4840
Average salary £36,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

C++ Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

C++ Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

C++ Programmer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

C++ Programmer Salary Trend in the South West

C++ Programmer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Programmer across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

C++ Programmer Salary Histogram in the South West

C++ Programmer
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++ Programmer within the South West region over the 3 months to 1 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 - 5 £23,000 -
Bristol -5 1 £32,500 -7.14%
C++ Programmer
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited C++ Programmer 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++ Programmer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (66.67%) Degree
4 3 (50.00%) Qt
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) OO
4 3 (50.00%) OOD
5 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 2 (33.33%) C
6 1 (16.67%) C#
6 1 (16.67%) UML
6 1 (16.67%) VC++
6 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (16.67%) MVC
6 1 (16.67%) Workflow
6 1 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 1 (16.67%) Web Services
6 1 (16.67%) XML
6 1 (16.67%) MCP
6 1 (16.67%) .NET
6 1 (16.67%) MFC
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 1 (16.67%) Sybase
6 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (16.67%) Star Schema
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited C++ Programmer 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++ Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) Star Schema
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Qt
2 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) MFC
2 1 (16.67%) OpenGL
2 1 (16.67%) DirectX
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 2
2 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (16.67%) DAO
2 1 (16.67%) NHibernate
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) WCF
2 1 (16.67%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
1 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
1 1 (16.67%) Physics
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) VC++
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
3 1 (16.67%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) MCP
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Sybase
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft