The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 36 44 37
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Permanent jobs citing C++ 346 353 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.68% 6.13% 6.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.66% 10.76% 12.30%
Number of salaries quoted 251 304 378
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
C++
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2968 3282 3521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.34% 56.95% 54.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2516 2839 3071
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

C++
Salary Trend in the South West

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

C++ Salary Trend in the South West

C++
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the South West region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in the South West

C++
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the South West region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire 0 153 £50,000 +16.27% 23
Bristol +24 97 £43,250 +12.33% 17
Devon -18 32 £37,500 +17.18% 2
Somerset +12 30 £38,000 +8.57%
Wiltshire +11 19 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Dorset -25 10 £35,000 -10.25% 2
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for C++.

1 433 (61.59%) Java
2 371 (52.77%) Software Engineering
3 311 (44.24%) C
4 298 (42.39%) Python
5 289 (41.11%) C#
6 276 (39.26%) Security Cleared
7 275 (39.12%) Agile Software Development
8 250 (35.56%) Linux
9 213 (30.30%) SQL
10 212 (30.16%) JavaScript
11 205 (29.16%) Degree
12 176 (25.04%) DV Cleared
13 165 (23.47%) HTML
14 157 (22.33%) Cybersecurity
15 144 (20.48%) Windows
16 139 (19.77%) OO
17 138 (19.63%) Computer Science
18 129 (18.35%) Big Data
19 124 (17.64%) Scrum
20 113 (16.07%) .NET
20 113 (16.07%) Hadoop
20 113 (16.07%) SDLC
21 111 (15.79%) Perl
22 106 (15.08%) XML
23 104 (14.79%) Unix
24 100 (14.22%) CSS
25 99 (14.08%) Android
25 99 (14.08%) SC Cleared
25 99 (14.08%) Java EE
26 98 (13.94%) Oracle

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 73 (10.38%) Apache Pig
2 47 (6.69%) Apache Spark
3 37 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
4 34 (4.84%) WebLogic
5 25 (3.56%) SAS
6 19 (2.70%) IIS
7 15 (2.13%) JBoss
8 10 (1.42%) SharePoint
9 7 (1.00%) Apache
10 6 (0.85%) nginx
11 5 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 5 (0.71%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.43%) Drupal
13 3 (0.43%) Joomla!
13 3 (0.43%) Moodle
13 3 (0.43%) WordPress
14 2 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
15 1 (0.14%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 24 (3.41%) SPSS
2 9 (1.28%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.00%) MS Office
4 6 (0.85%) GNU Octave
5 1 (0.14%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.14%) Doxygen
5 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.14%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 8 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.43%) Magento
3 2 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.14%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.28%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.42%) Amazon S3
3 10 (1.42%) SaaS
4 7 (1.00%) GitHub
5 1 (0.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 44 (6.26%) TCP/IP
2 33 (4.69%) HTTP
3 30 (4.27%) Firewall
4 27 (3.84%) Internet
5 22 (3.13%) SSL
6 14 (1.99%) HTTPS
6 14 (1.99%) Wireless
7 13 (1.85%) Network Security
8 11 (1.56%) Ethernet
8 11 (1.56%) RS-485
9 10 (1.42%) Modbus
10 8 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (1.00%) LAN
11 7 (1.00%) RS-232
12 6 (0.85%) WAN
13 5 (0.71%) FTP
13 5 (0.71%) LDAP
14 4 (0.57%) Kerberos
14 4 (0.57%) Software-Defined Radio
14 4 (0.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (18.35%) Big Data
2 113 (16.07%) Hadoop
3 90 (12.80%) MongoDB
4 79 (11.24%) SQL Server
5 77 (10.95%) Apache Hive
6 55 (7.82%) MySQL
7 41 (5.83%) NoSQL
8 32 (4.55%) Relational Database
9 31 (4.41%) RDBMS
10 22 (3.13%) Data Mining
11 19 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
13 7 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
13 7 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 6 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 6 (0.85%) SQLite
15 5 (0.71%) DB2
15 5 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
16 4 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
16 4 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 44 (6.26%) Selenium
2 37 (5.26%) JIRA
3 25 (3.56%) Git (software)
4 23 (3.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 22 (3.13%) Cucumber
6 21 (2.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 18 (2.56%) Bitbucket
8 16 (2.28%) Jenkins
8 16 (2.28%) Visual Studio
9 15 (2.13%) LoadRunner
9 15 (2.13%) NUnit
10 11 (1.56%) Rational DOORS
10 11 (1.56%) Subversion
11 10 (1.42%) JUnit
12 9 (1.28%) Eclipse
13 8 (1.14%) CodeSonar
13 8 (1.14%) git-flow
13 8 (1.14%) Robot Framework
14 6 (0.85%) WebDriver
15 4 (0.57%) Dreamweaver
General
1 54 (7.68%) Games
2 47 (6.69%) Electronics
3 39 (5.55%) Finance
4 38 (5.41%) Telecoms
5 37 (5.26%) Manufacturing
6 13 (1.85%) Aerospace
7 12 (1.71%) Marketing
8 6 (0.85%) Advertising
9 4 (0.57%) Automotive
9 4 (0.57%) Military
10 2 (0.28%) Avionics
10 2 (0.28%) Banking
11 1 (0.14%) French Language
11 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.14%) Law
11 1 (0.14%) Legal
11 1 (0.14%) Local Government
11 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 276 (39.26%) Software Engineer
2 214 (30.44%) Developer
3 114 (16.22%) Software Developer
4 78 (11.10%) Graduate
5 74 (10.53%) C++ Software Engineer
6 62 (8.82%) Junior
7 61 (8.68%) Graduate Developer
8 58 (8.25%) Java Engineer
9 56 (7.97%) Junior Developer
10 55 (7.82%) Test Engineer
11 54 (7.68%) Java Software Engineer
12 51 (7.25%) Graduate Software Developer
13 46 (6.54%) Embedded Engineer
14 44 (6.26%) C++ Developer
15 42 (5.97%) Junior Software Developer
16 39 (5.55%) C# Developer
16 39 (5.55%) C# Software Engineer
16 39 (5.55%) Embedded Software Engineer
17 38 (5.41%) Senior Software Engineer
18 37 (5.26%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (23.47%) HTML
2 113 (16.07%) .NET
3 106 (15.08%) XML
4 100 (14.22%) CSS
5 99 (14.08%) Java EE
6 82 (11.66%) AngularJS
7 81 (11.52%) Hibernate
8 72 (10.24%) Spring
9 66 (9.39%) J2EE
10 59 (8.39%) HTML5
11 56 (7.97%) STL
12 54 (7.68%) jQuery
13 53 (7.54%) Node.js
14 49 (6.97%) ASP.NET
15 46 (6.54%) EJB
16 39 (5.55%) LAMP
17 33 (4.69%) CSS3
18 30 (4.27%) Apache Camel
19 29 (4.13%) Middleware
19 29 (4.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 138 (19.63%) Computer Science
2 88 (12.52%) Mathematics
3 63 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
4 53 (7.54%) Visualisation
5 50 (7.11%) Algorithms
6 30 (4.27%) PKI
7 24 (3.41%) Physics
8 21 (2.99%) Device Driver
9 19 (2.70%) Embedded Systems
9 19 (2.70%) iPhone
10 13 (1.85%) Cybercrime
11 12 (1.71%) Management Information System
11 12 (1.71%) VHDL
12 11 (1.56%) Internet of Things
13 9 (1.28%) Cryptography
13 9 (1.28%) Cyber Attack
14 7 (1.00%) Cyberthreat
15 6 (0.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 5 (0.71%) Data Structures
16 5 (0.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 250 (35.56%) Linux
2 144 (20.48%) Windows
3 104 (14.79%) Unix
4 99 (14.08%) Android
5 69 (9.82%) Apple iOS
6 30 (4.27%) Mac OS X
7 16 (2.28%) Windows Phone
7 16 (2.28%) Windows Server
8 9 (1.28%) Embedded Linux
8 9 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (0.71%) Debian
10 1 (0.14%) Fedora
10 1 (0.14%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.14%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 371 (52.77%) Software Engineering
2 275 (39.12%) Agile Software Development
3 157 (22.33%) Cybersecurity
4 139 (19.77%) OO
5 124 (17.64%) Scrum
6 113 (16.07%) SDLC
7 96 (13.66%) Reverse Engineering
8 66 (9.39%) Analytics
8 66 (9.39%) Multithreading
9 65 (9.25%) Data Analytics
10 61 (8.68%) Mentoring
11 56 (7.97%) Penetration Testing
12 55 (7.82%) Ethical Hacking
13 51 (7.25%) Continuous Integration
13 51 (7.25%) UML
14 50 (7.11%) DevOps
14 50 (7.11%) Mobile Development
15 47 (6.69%) User Stories
16 44 (6.26%) Automated Testing
17 43 (6.12%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 433 (61.59%) Java
2 311 (44.24%) C
3 298 (42.39%) Python
4 289 (41.11%) C#
5 213 (30.30%) SQL
6 212 (30.16%) JavaScript
7 111 (15.79%) Perl
8 89 (12.66%) Objective-C
9 46 (6.54%) Ruby
10 39 (5.55%) Embedded C
10 39 (5.55%) MATLAB
11 36 (5.12%) VB
12 35 (4.98%) PHP
13 33 (4.69%) Embedded C++
13 33 (4.69%) R
14 30 (4.27%) Bash Shell
15 29 (4.13%) Scala
16 16 (2.28%) VC++
17 14 (1.99%) PowerShell
18 11 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 276 (39.26%) Security Cleared
2 205 (29.16%) Degree
3 176 (25.04%) DV Cleared
4 99 (14.08%) SC Cleared
5 35 (4.98%) GIAC
6 34 (4.84%) CISSP
7 33 (4.69%) PhD
8 31 (4.41%) CCNA
8 31 (4.41%) Cisco Certification
8 31 (4.41%) Linux+ Certification
8 31 (4.41%) MCSE
8 31 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 31 (4.41%) Network+ Certification
8 31 (4.41%) SANS
8 31 (4.41%) SSCP
9 20 (2.84%) CompTIA Security+
9 20 (2.84%) Security+ Certification
10 15 (2.13%) ISEB
11 6 (0.85%) CEH
12 4 (0.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.13%) QA
2 8 (1.14%) ISO 9001
3 6 (0.85%) ISO 14001
4 5 (0.71%) MISRA
4 5 (0.71%) MISRA C
5 3 (0.43%) SLA
6 2 (0.28%) Def Stans
7 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.14%) DO-178B
7 1 (0.14%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 41 (5.83%) Hyper-V
1 41 (5.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (1.71%) Firmware
3 8 (1.14%) Docker
3 8 (1.14%) vSphere
4 5 (0.71%) NFS
5 4 (0.57%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.14%) Samba
6 1 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (2.28%) Puppet
2 9 (1.28%) Salt
3 8 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.14%) EnCase
Vendors
1 98 (13.94%) Oracle
2 50 (7.11%) Microsoft
3 42 (5.97%) VMware
4 15 (2.13%) Cisco
5 11 (1.56%) Atlassian
6 10 (1.42%) EMC
7 8 (1.14%) SAP
8 6 (0.85%) HP
9 3 (0.43%) Zend
10 2 (0.28%) CA Agile Central
10 2 (0.28%) Citrix
10 2 (0.28%) IBM
10 2 (0.28%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.28%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.14%) Apple
11 1 (0.14%) Blue Prism
11 1 (0.14%) Freescale
11 1 (0.14%) Renesas
11 1 (0.14%) Tableau
11 1 (0.14%) Verint
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 plus benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40 000 - £60 000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Pension & Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Truro, Cornwall
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £75000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary - Please contact for details
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + pension + healthcare + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 (With Exceptional Package)
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 (With Exceptional Package)
Posted: 6 days ago