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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
England / South West
Rank 26 35 36
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 416 402 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 8.19% 6.94% 6.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.04% 12.22% 12.17%
Number of salaries quoted 317 339 345
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £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%

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
2962 3291 3320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 58.28% 56.79% 55.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2465 2825 2952
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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
Bristol +25 154 £42,500 +6.25% 25
Gloucestershire -3 140 £45,000 -5.26% 7
Wiltshire +31 37 £37,500 +9.48% 3
Devon -10 30 £37,500 -2.59% 5
Somerset -2 26 £33,000 -5.71% 6
Dorset +14 25 £43,750 +9.37% 6
Cornwall -3 1 £21,500 -40.27%
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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++.

1 494 (65.26%) Java
2 425 (56.14%) Software Engineering
3 332 (43.86%) C
4 300 (39.63%) C#
5 283 (37.38%) Agile Software Development
6 275 (36.33%) Python
6 275 (36.33%) Security Cleared
7 246 (32.50%) Linux
8 231 (30.52%) SQL
9 200 (26.42%) Degree
10 198 (26.16%) OO
11 180 (23.78%) JavaScript
12 177 (23.38%) Computer Science
13 167 (22.06%) DV Cleared
14 157 (20.74%) SDLC
15 152 (20.08%) Mathematics
16 149 (19.68%) Cybersecurity
17 137 (18.10%) XML
18 134 (17.70%) HTML
19 129 (17.04%) Windows
20 100 (13.21%) Scrum
20 100 (13.21%) Android
21 97 (12.81%) Unix
21 97 (12.81%) .NET
22 94 (12.42%) Hadoop
22 94 (12.42%) Big Data
23 87 (11.49%) Perl
23 87 (11.49%) Apple iOS
24 84 (11.10%) Oracle
25 82 (10.83%) Java EE

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 50 (6.61%) Apache Pig
2 29 (3.83%) Elasticsearch
3 27 (3.57%) WebLogic
4 25 (3.30%) Apache Spark
5 22 (2.91%) IIS
6 15 (1.98%) Apache
7 13 (1.72%) Confluence
7 13 (1.72%) JBoss
7 13 (1.72%) SAS
8 7 (0.92%) SharePoint
9 5 (0.66%) DNN
9 5 (0.66%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.53%) nginx
11 1 (0.13%) Moodle
11 1 (0.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 12 (1.59%) SPSS
2 4 (0.53%) GNU Octave
3 3 (0.40%) MS Office
4 2 (0.26%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.13%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.13%) Autodesk Inventor
5 1 (0.13%) Doxygen
5 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.13%) Revit
5 1 (0.13%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 17 (2.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.40%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.13%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 29 (3.83%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (2.51%) Amazon S3
3 12 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.19%) GitHub
5 7 (0.92%) SaaS
6 4 (0.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (4.89%) TCP/IP
2 30 (3.96%) Internet
3 27 (3.57%) HTTP
4 22 (2.91%) Wireless
5 14 (1.85%) Firewall
6 13 (1.72%) Bluetooth
7 11 (1.45%) Network Security
7 11 (1.45%) SSL
8 10 (1.32%) Ethernet
9 9 (1.19%) RS-232
9 9 (1.19%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (1.06%) HTTPS
11 7 (0.92%) LTE
11 7 (0.92%) Modbus
11 7 (0.92%) RS-485
12 6 (0.79%) 802.15
12 6 (0.79%) Wireshark
13 5 (0.66%) MIMO
13 5 (0.66%) OFDM
14 4 (0.53%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (12.42%) Big Data
1 94 (12.42%) Hadoop
2 68 (8.98%) MongoDB
3 57 (7.53%) SQL Server
4 51 (6.74%) Apache Hive
5 35 (4.62%) NoSQL
6 29 (3.83%) MySQL
7 23 (3.04%) Relational Database
8 19 (2.51%) Data Mining
9 17 (2.25%) RDBMS
10 12 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (0.66%) SQLite
13 4 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 3 (0.40%) CouchDB
14 3 (0.40%) HBase
14 3 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
15 2 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
15 2 (0.26%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 50 (6.61%) JIRA
2 47 (6.21%) Selenium
3 34 (4.49%) Git (software)
4 30 (3.96%) Cucumber
4 30 (3.96%) Jenkins
5 27 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 26 (3.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 26 (3.43%) Bitbucket
6 26 (3.43%) Visual Studio
7 24 (3.17%) JUnit
8 23 (3.04%) LoadRunner
9 16 (2.11%) Rational DOORS
10 12 (1.59%) EasyMock
11 10 (1.32%) JMeter
11 10 (1.32%) Subversion
12 9 (1.19%) NUnit
13 7 (0.92%) TestNG
14 6 (0.79%) GCC
15 5 (0.66%) CodeSonar
15 5 (0.66%) Robot Framework
General
1 72 (9.51%) Electronics
2 63 (8.32%) Games
3 60 (7.93%) Telecoms
4 54 (7.13%) Manufacturing
5 47 (6.21%) Finance
6 24 (3.17%) Marketing
7 13 (1.72%) Aerospace
8 11 (1.45%) Advertising
9 8 (1.06%) Automotive
9 8 (1.06%) Banking
10 6 (0.79%) Military
11 4 (0.53%) Avionics
12 1 (0.13%) Law
12 1 (0.13%) Legal
12 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 312 (41.22%) Software Engineer
2 241 (31.84%) Developer
3 143 (18.89%) Software Developer
4 125 (16.51%) Graduate
5 108 (14.27%) Junior
6 95 (12.55%) C++ Software Engineer
7 88 (11.62%) Graduate Developer
7 88 (11.62%) Java Engineer
8 86 (11.36%) Graduate Software Developer
9 84 (11.10%) Junior Developer
10 82 (10.83%) Junior Software Developer
11 81 (10.70%) Java Software Engineer
12 54 (7.13%) Test Engineer
13 48 (6.34%) Senior Software Engineer
14 45 (5.94%) Embedded Engineer
15 43 (5.68%) Developer/Software Engineer
16 41 (5.42%) Embedded Software Engineer
17 39 (5.15%) C# Developer
17 39 (5.15%) C++ Developer
18 36 (4.76%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (18.10%) XML
2 134 (17.70%) HTML
3 97 (12.81%) .NET
4 82 (10.83%) Java EE
5 80 (10.57%) CSS
6 66 (8.72%) Spring
7 63 (8.32%) J2EE
8 59 (7.79%) Hibernate
9 49 (6.47%) EJB
10 47 (6.21%) AngularJS
11 42 (5.55%) STL
12 41 (5.42%) Web Services
13 36 (4.76%) HTML5
14 35 (4.62%) ASP.NET
15 34 (4.49%) jQuery
16 33 (4.36%) Node.js
17 24 (3.17%) CSS3
18 23 (3.04%) JSF
19 21 (2.77%) .NET Framework
19 21 (2.77%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 177 (23.38%) Computer Science
2 48 (6.34%) Embedded Systems
3 42 (5.55%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (5.42%) Algorithms
5 20 (2.64%) Device Driver
6 15 (1.98%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 15 (1.98%) PKI
7 12 (1.59%) Management Information System
7 12 (1.59%) Wiki
8 11 (1.45%) Internet of Things
8 11 (1.45%) iPhone
9 9 (1.19%) User Experience
9 9 (1.19%) VHDL
10 8 (1.06%) 3D Graphics
10 8 (1.06%) Cybercrime
11 7 (0.92%) CAN bus
12 6 (0.79%) Industrial Internet of Things
13 4 (0.53%) Digital TV
14 3 (0.40%) Cyberthreat
14 3 (0.40%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 246 (32.50%) Linux
2 129 (17.04%) Windows
3 100 (13.21%) Android
4 97 (12.81%) Unix
5 87 (11.49%) Apple iOS
6 33 (4.36%) Mac OS X
7 20 (2.64%) Embedded Linux
8 16 (2.11%) Windows Server
9 13 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (1.45%) CentOS
10 11 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (0.92%) Windows Phone
12 4 (0.53%) FreeBSD
13 3 (0.40%) Debian
13 3 (0.40%) Solaris
13 3 (0.40%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 2 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.13%) Fedora
15 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 425 (56.14%) Software Engineering
2 283 (37.38%) Agile Software Development
3 198 (26.16%) OO
4 157 (20.74%) SDLC
5 152 (20.08%) Mathematics
6 149 (19.68%) Cybersecurity
7 100 (13.21%) Scrum
8 75 (9.91%) Reverse Engineering
9 74 (9.78%) UML
10 60 (7.93%) Mentoring
11 52 (6.87%) Multithreading
12 48 (6.34%) ITIL
13 44 (5.81%) DevOps
14 43 (5.68%) OOP
14 43 (5.68%) Unit Testing
15 42 (5.55%) Analytics
15 42 (5.55%) Data Analytics
16 41 (5.42%) Automated Testing
16 41 (5.42%) Continuous Integration
17 40 (5.28%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 494 (65.26%) Java
2 332 (43.86%) C
3 300 (39.63%) C#
4 275 (36.33%) Python
5 231 (30.52%) SQL
6 180 (23.78%) JavaScript
7 87 (11.49%) Perl
8 75 (9.91%) Objective-C
9 44 (5.81%) Embedded C++
10 39 (5.15%) Ruby
11 37 (4.89%) VB
12 32 (4.23%) Embedded C
13 31 (4.10%) PHP
14 29 (3.83%) MATLAB
15 26 (3.43%) Scala
16 19 (2.51%) Bash Shell
17 18 (2.38%) R
18 12 (1.59%) PowerShell
19 11 (1.45%) Apple Swift
19 11 (1.45%) VC++
Qualifications
1 275 (36.33%) Security Cleared
2 200 (26.42%) Degree
3 167 (22.06%) DV Cleared
4 73 (9.64%) SC Cleared
5 39 (5.15%) PhD
6 23 (3.04%) ISEB
7 22 (2.91%) GIAC
8 21 (2.77%) CCNA
8 21 (2.77%) Cisco Certification
8 21 (2.77%) CISSP
8 21 (2.77%) Linux+ Certification
8 21 (2.77%) MCSE
8 21 (2.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 21 (2.77%) Network+ Certification
8 21 (2.77%) SANS
8 21 (2.77%) SSCP
9 18 (2.38%) ISTQB
10 14 (1.85%) CompTIA Security+
10 14 (1.85%) Security+ Certification
11 5 (0.66%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.32%) QA
2 9 (1.19%) JTAG
3 7 (0.92%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.79%) MISRA
5 5 (0.66%) MISRA C
6 4 (0.53%) SLA
7 3 (0.40%) Def Stans
8 1 (0.13%) DO-254
8 1 (0.13%) TickIT
System Software
1 29 (3.83%) Firmware
2 26 (3.43%) Hyper-V
2 26 (3.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.79%) Docker
4 5 (0.66%) vSphere
5 3 (0.40%) NFS
6 1 (0.13%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.13%) Samba
6 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (2.51%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (1.45%) Puppet
3 6 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.66%) Salt
5 1 (0.13%) Ansible
5 1 (0.13%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.13%) EnCase
Vendors
1 84 (11.10%) Oracle
2 38 (5.02%) Microsoft
3 26 (3.43%) VMware
4 17 (2.25%) SAP
5 16 (2.11%) HP
6 14 (1.85%) Red Hat
7 8 (1.06%) EMC
8 7 (0.92%) Atlassian
9 6 (0.79%) Cisco
10 3 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.26%) Apple
11 2 (0.26%) Epicor
12 1 (0.13%) Adobe
12 1 (0.13%) Autodesk
12 1 (0.13%) Blue Prism
12 1 (0.13%) IBM
12 1 (0.13%) Renesas
12 1 (0.13%) Sybase
12 1 (0.13%) Tableau
Stroud, Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Broadstone, Dorset
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Dorchester, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 + excellent benefits package - see advert body
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + strong benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wimborne, Dorset
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £35-40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus incentives and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Arnold Ash Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £75000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PKG
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago