The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Software 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++ Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Software Developer
Rank 238 221 197
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 17 25 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.30% 0.42% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.44% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 15 25 28
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £58,600 £40,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
C++ Software 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
5525 5738 5201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.03% 97.45% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4640 4883 4422
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

C++ Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

C++ Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

C++ Software Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

C++ Software Developer Salary Trend in the South West

C++ Software Developer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Software Developer across the South West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

C++ Software Developer Salary Histogram in the South West

C++ Software 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++ Software Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 5 February 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 -4 7 £49,000 +22.50% 2
Devon - 5 £37,500 -
Somerset -7 4 £35,000 -12.50%
Bristol -6 1 £40,000 +6.66% 2
C++ Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West region that cited C++ Software 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++ Software Developer in their job title.

1 26 (100.00%) C++
2 21 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (53.85%) Java
4 13 (50.00%) C
4 13 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (46.15%) SQL
5 12 (46.15%) Software Engineering
6 11 (42.31%) C#
6 11 (42.31%) Linux
7 10 (38.46%) Windows
8 9 (34.62%) HTML
8 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
9 8 (30.77%) Ruby
9 8 (30.77%) Computer Science
9 8 (30.77%) JIRA
9 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
9 8 (30.77%) Waterfall
9 8 (30.77%) OO
10 7 (26.92%) OOP
10 7 (26.92%) Mac OS X
10 7 (26.92%) CSS
10 7 (26.92%) Scrum
10 7 (26.92%) DV Cleared
10 7 (26.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (23.08%) Degree
11 6 (23.08%) Objective-C
12 5 (19.23%) MATLAB
12 5 (19.23%) Data Analysis
12 5 (19.23%) Apple
12 5 (19.23%) SAS

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West region that cited C++ Software 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++ Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (19.23%) SAS
2 3 (11.54%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) MySQL
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.85%) NetBeans
2 1 (3.85%) NUnit
2 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Aerospace
2 2 (7.69%) Electronics
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Law
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) HTML
2 7 (26.92%) CSS
3 3 (11.54%) .NET
3 3 (11.54%) OpenCL
3 3 (11.54%) Qt
4 2 (7.69%) XML
5 1 (3.85%) DirectX
5 1 (3.85%) HTML5
5 1 (3.85%) MFC
5 1 (3.85%) OpenGL
5 1 (3.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (30.77%) Computer Science
3 5 (19.23%) Mobile App
4 3 (11.54%) Mathematics
4 3 (11.54%) VHDL
5 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.85%) Biology
5 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Linux
2 10 (38.46%) Windows
3 7 (26.92%) Mac OS X
3 7 (26.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (11.54%) Unix
5 2 (7.69%) Android
6 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.85%) Mac OS
6 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) Software Engineering
3 8 (30.77%) OO
3 8 (30.77%) Waterfall
4 7 (26.92%) OOP
4 7 (26.92%) Scrum
5 5 (19.23%) Data Analysis
6 4 (15.38%) CAD
6 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 4 (15.38%) Multithreading
7 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (11.54%) OOD
7 3 (11.54%) Open Source
7 3 (11.54%) Web Development
8 2 (7.69%) Android Development
8 2 (7.69%) DevOps
8 2 (7.69%) Programme Management
8 2 (7.69%) Refactoring
9 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C++
2 14 (53.85%) Java
3 13 (50.00%) C
4 12 (46.15%) SQL
5 11 (42.31%) C#
6 8 (30.77%) Ruby
7 6 (23.08%) Objective-C
8 5 (19.23%) MATLAB
8 5 (19.23%) Python
8 5 (19.23%) R
9 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
9 3 (11.54%) Perl
9 3 (11.54%) Scala
10 1 (3.85%) PHP
10 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
2 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
3 7 (26.92%) DV Cleared
4 6 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Apple
2 3 (11.54%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) SAP
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