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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Software Developer
Rank 211 217 187
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 24 5 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.39% 0.086% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.091% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 24 5 30
Average salary £34,250 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.88% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,450 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.60% +10.66%
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
5835 5519 5194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.97% 95.30% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4801 4622 4566
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 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 4 May 2015.

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 4 May 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
Somerset - 9 £32,500 -
Gloucestershire -14 6 £56,750 +26.11%
Bristol - 5 £33,500 - 1
Wiltshire +4 2 £39,000 +41.81%
C++ Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 44 (100.00%) C++
2 32 (72.73%) Software Engineering
3 22 (50.00%) OO
3 22 (50.00%) OOD
3 22 (50.00%) Linux
3 22 (50.00%) Qt
4 13 (29.55%) Windows
4 13 (29.55%) Signal Processing
5 11 (25.00%) STL
5 11 (25.00%) C#
6 10 (22.73%) Subversion
6 10 (22.73%) Digital Signal Processing
7 9 (20.45%) Mentoring
7 9 (20.45%) Mathematics
8 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (18.18%) Electronics
9 7 (15.91%) Java
9 7 (15.91%) SQL
9 7 (15.91%) OpenGL
9 7 (15.91%) DirectX
9 7 (15.91%) Algorithms
10 6 (13.64%) Image Processing
10 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
10 6 (13.64%) Python
10 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
10 6 (13.64%) MFC
10 6 (13.64%) C
10 6 (13.64%) OOA/OOD
11 5 (11.36%) Data Modelling
11 5 (11.36%) CAD

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Subversion
2 4 (9.09%) Eclipse
2 4 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (18.18%) Electronics
2 2 (4.55%) Marketing
2 2 (4.55%) Aerospace
2 2 (4.55%) Military
2 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (50.00%) Qt
2 11 (25.00%) STL
3 7 (15.91%) OpenGL
3 7 (15.91%) DirectX
4 6 (13.64%) MFC
5 5 (11.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (4.55%) HTML5
6 2 (4.55%) HTML
6 2 (4.55%) XML
7 1 (2.27%) Web Services
7 1 (2.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Mathematics
2 7 (15.91%) Algorithms
3 5 (11.36%) Data Structures
4 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.55%) Physics
5 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.27%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 22 (50.00%) Linux
2 13 (29.55%) Windows
3 5 (11.36%) Apple iOS
3 5 (11.36%) Android
4 2 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (72.73%) Software Engineering
2 22 (50.00%) OO
2 22 (50.00%) OOD
3 13 (29.55%) Signal Processing
4 10 (22.73%) Digital Signal Processing
5 9 (20.45%) Mentoring
6 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (13.64%) Image Processing
7 6 (13.64%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (11.36%) Data Modelling
8 5 (11.36%) CAD
8 5 (11.36%) Unit Testing
9 4 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (9.09%) Coaching
9 4 (9.09%) Android Development
9 4 (9.09%) iOS Development
10 3 (6.82%) Identity Management
10 3 (6.82%) Multithreading
11 2 (4.55%) Scrum
12 1 (2.27%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (25.00%) C#
3 7 (15.91%) Java
3 7 (15.91%) SQL
4 6 (13.64%) Python
4 6 (13.64%) C
5 5 (11.36%) Ruby
5 5 (11.36%) Bash Shell
6 3 (6.82%) PHP
6 3 (6.82%) Embedded C
7 2 (4.55%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) DV Cleared
1 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.82%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) Minitab
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