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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 33 36 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Permanent jobs citing C++ 421 392 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 7.20% 6.36% 8.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.40% 11.16% 14.18%
Number of salaries quoted 354 352 398
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £51,450 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
3394 3514 3033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 58.02% 57.01% 58.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2937 3031 2709
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 August 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the South West region over the 3 months to 3 August 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
Bristol -2 137 £39,500 +12.85% 40
Gloucestershire +1 124 £42,500 +13.33% 23
Wiltshire +14 41 £35,000 -13.58% 4
Dorset 0 40 £37,500 +15.38% 8
Somerset +11 39 £35,000 +7.69% 12
Devon -16 22 £35,000 -16.66% 10
Cornwall -10 2 £38,750 -13.88%
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing C++ also 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 that cited C++.

1 450 (52.88%) Software Engineering
2 409 (48.06%) C
3 392 (46.06%) Java
4 317 (37.25%) C#
5 297 (34.90%) Linux
6 252 (29.61%) Agile Software Development
7 219 (25.73%) Degree
8 208 (24.44%) Python
9 189 (22.21%) HTML
10 187 (21.97%) OO
11 174 (20.45%) Windows
12 169 (19.86%) JavaScript
13 165 (19.39%) Security Cleared
14 158 (18.57%) .NET
15 153 (17.98%) SQL
16 137 (16.10%) Computer Science
17 124 (14.57%) CSS
18 122 (14.34%) SDLC
19 113 (13.28%) Mathematics
20 111 (13.04%) Oracle
21 106 (12.46%) Scrum
21 106 (12.46%) Electronics
22 103 (12.10%) TCP/IP
23 99 (11.63%) HTML5
24 97 (11.40%) SQL Server
24 97 (11.40%) Web Services
25 94 (11.05%) MySQL
26 93 (10.93%) Finance
27 88 (10.34%) DV Cleared
27 88 (10.34%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing C++ also 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 that cited C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 37 (4.35%) Node.js
2 22 (2.59%) Elasticsearch
3 17 (2.00%) WebLogic
4 15 (1.76%) MQSeries
5 14 (1.65%) IIS
6 13 (1.53%) JBoss
7 12 (1.41%) SharePoint
7 12 (1.41%) OpenStack
8 8 (0.94%) Tomcat
9 5 (0.59%) Apache
10 4 (0.47%) SAS
11 3 (0.35%) Confluence
11 3 (0.35%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.24%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.24%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.12%) Lync
13 1 (0.12%) ArcGIS
13 1 (0.12%) Kinematics
Applications
1 35 (4.11%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.94%) MS Office
3 7 (0.82%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.47%) MS Project
5 3 (0.35%) SPSS
5 3 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.24%) Simulink
6 2 (0.24%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.12%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (1.29%) Changepoint
2 10 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 21 (2.47%) SaaS
2 15 (1.76%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (1.65%) IaaS
4 13 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (0.71%) Google App Engine
6 6 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (0.59%) PaaS
8 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 103 (12.10%) TCP/IP
2 25 (2.94%) Wireless
3 24 (2.82%) HTTP
4 16 (1.88%) Ethernet
5 13 (1.53%) Internet
6 8 (0.94%) DLNA
7 6 (0.71%) DNS
7 6 (0.71%) SSL
8 5 (0.59%) Unified Communications
9 4 (0.47%) WebEx
9 4 (0.47%) Firewall
9 4 (0.47%) LTE
9 4 (0.47%) VoIP
10 3 (0.35%) DHCP
10 3 (0.35%) Broadband
10 3 (0.35%) IPv4
10 3 (0.35%) NAS
10 3 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.24%) Software-Defined Radio
11 2 (0.24%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (11.40%) SQL Server
2 94 (11.05%) MySQL
3 44 (5.17%) Big Data
3 44 (5.17%) Relational Database
4 41 (4.82%) MongoDB
5 32 (3.76%) RDBMS
6 18 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
7 17 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 16 (1.88%) SQL Server 2005
9 15 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 14 (1.65%) Hadoop
11 11 (1.29%) SQL Server 2000
12 9 (1.06%) NoSQL
13 5 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (0.47%) Apache Accumulo
15 3 (0.35%) Oracle Database
15 3 (0.35%) SQLite
16 2 (0.24%) CouchDB
16 2 (0.24%) HBase
Development Applications
1 44 (5.17%) Git (software)
2 32 (3.76%) Visual Studio
3 23 (2.70%) Eclipse
4 21 (2.47%) Subversion
5 20 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 20 (2.35%) ClearCase
6 17 (2.00%) GDB
7 16 (1.88%) Selenium
8 15 (1.76%) WinDbg
9 12 (1.41%) JIRA
10 11 (1.29%) JUnit
11 10 (1.18%) FitNesse
12 7 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 7 (0.82%) Maven
13 6 (0.71%) Hudson
13 6 (0.71%) Rational Rhapsody
14 5 (0.59%) Bitbucket
14 5 (0.59%) Jenkins
14 5 (0.59%) Rational DOORS
14 5 (0.59%) WebDriver
General
1 106 (12.46%) Electronics
2 93 (10.93%) Finance
3 73 (8.58%) Telecoms
4 57 (6.70%) Military
5 40 (4.70%) Aerospace
6 34 (4.00%) Games
7 29 (3.41%) Automotive
8 28 (3.29%) Manufacturing
9 27 (3.17%) Advertising
10 19 (2.23%) Banking
11 15 (1.76%) Marketing
12 13 (1.53%) Retail
13 8 (0.94%) Legal
14 7 (0.82%) Law
15 6 (0.71%) Avionics
16 5 (0.59%) Publishing
17 4 (0.47%) Multimedia
18 3 (0.35%) Financial Institution
19 2 (0.24%) Front Office
19 2 (0.24%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 368 (43.24%) Software Engineer
2 356 (41.83%) Developer
3 164 (19.27%) Software Developer
4 113 (13.28%) C++ Developer
5 90 (10.58%) Graduate
6 61 (7.17%) C++ Software Engineer
7 54 (6.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 52 (6.11%) Senior Software Engineer
8 52 (6.11%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 46 (5.41%) Senior Developer
10 43 (5.05%) Junior
10 43 (5.05%) C++ Software Developer
11 37 (4.35%) C# Developer
12 33 (3.88%) Programmer
13 31 (3.64%) Graduate Developer
14 29 (3.41%) Design Engineer
14 29 (3.41%) Java Developer
15 28 (3.29%) Electronics Engineer
16 24 (2.82%) Graduate Software Developer
16 24 (2.82%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 189 (22.21%) HTML
2 158 (18.57%) .NET
3 124 (14.57%) CSS
4 99 (11.63%) HTML5
5 97 (11.40%) Web Services
6 81 (9.52%) J2EE
7 74 (8.70%) XML
8 59 (6.93%) jQuery
9 54 (6.35%) Middleware
10 52 (6.11%) STL
10 52 (6.11%) REST
11 50 (5.88%) Spring
12 44 (5.17%) CSS3
13 43 (5.05%) Qt
14 38 (4.47%) Java EE
15 37 (4.35%) Hibernate
15 37 (4.35%) Apache Camel
16 35 (4.11%) ASP.NET
17 29 (3.41%) MFC
18 22 (2.59%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 137 (16.10%) Computer Science
2 113 (13.28%) Mathematics
3 65 (7.64%) Algorithms
4 39 (4.58%) Visualisation
5 38 (4.47%) Analytical Skills
6 35 (4.11%) Physics
7 28 (3.29%) Data Structures
8 25 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
9 24 (2.82%) Digital Media
10 21 (2.47%) PKI
11 16 (1.88%) Mobile App
11 16 (1.88%) User Experience
12 14 (1.65%) Embedded Systems
13 13 (1.53%) iPhone
14 11 (1.29%) Management Information System
14 11 (1.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 10 (1.18%) DTV
15 10 (1.18%) MPEG
16 9 (1.06%) iPad
17 8 (0.94%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 297 (34.90%) Linux
2 174 (20.45%) Windows
3 74 (8.70%) UNIX
4 48 (5.64%) Android
5 29 (3.41%) Apple iOS
6 8 (0.94%) Windows Phone
6 8 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (0.71%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.47%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (0.47%) Windows Phone 7
9 3 (0.35%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.35%) Debian
9 3 (0.35%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.35%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.24%) Windows CE
10 2 (0.24%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 450 (52.88%) Software Engineering
2 252 (29.61%) Agile Software Development
3 187 (21.97%) OO
4 122 (14.34%) SDLC
5 106 (12.46%) Scrum
6 88 (10.34%) TDD
7 77 (9.05%) OOD
8 76 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
9 70 (8.23%) UML
10 67 (7.87%) Cyber Security
11 65 (7.64%) OOP
12 54 (6.35%) Mentoring
13 52 (6.11%) OOA/OOD
14 47 (5.52%) MVC
15 46 (5.41%) Information Security
16 45 (5.29%) Configuration Management
17 42 (4.94%) Multithreading
18 38 (4.47%) DevOps
19 37 (4.35%) Software Architecture
20 34 (4.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 409 (48.06%) C
2 392 (46.06%) Java
3 317 (37.25%) C#
4 208 (24.44%) Python
5 169 (19.86%) JavaScript
6 153 (17.98%) SQL
7 85 (9.99%) Perl
8 82 (9.64%) Ruby
9 63 (7.40%) Embedded C
10 60 (7.05%) Bash Shell
11 52 (6.11%) Embedded C++
12 48 (5.64%) PHP
13 41 (4.82%) VB
14 23 (2.70%) MATLAB
15 20 (2.35%) Objective-C
16 19 (2.23%) Assembly Language
17 14 (1.65%) VB6
18 11 (1.29%) T-SQL
19 10 (1.18%) Scala
20 9 (1.06%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 219 (25.73%) Degree
2 165 (19.39%) Security Cleared
3 88 (10.34%) DV Cleared
4 87 (10.22%) SC Cleared
5 7 (0.82%) PhD
5 7 (0.82%) ISEB
6 5 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.47%) GIAC
7 4 (0.47%) GCFA
7 4 (0.47%) CEH
7 4 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.47%) EnCE
7 4 (0.47%) GPEN
8 3 (0.35%) MCPD
8 3 (0.35%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.12%) MCSE
9 1 (0.12%) MCSA
9 1 (0.12%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.12%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.06%) QA
2 9 (1.06%) DO-178B
3 3 (0.35%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.12%) JTAG
System Software
1 55 (6.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (5.41%) Firmware
3 39 (4.58%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.82%) Docker
5 3 (0.35%) KVM
5 3 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (0.47%) Puppet
1 4 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.24%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 111 (13.04%) Oracle
2 85 (9.99%) Microsoft
3 69 (8.11%) VMware
4 21 (2.47%) IBM
5 15 (1.76%) TIBCO
6 11 (1.29%) Google
7 10 (1.18%) Cisco
7 10 (1.18%) SAP
8 9 (1.06%) EMC
9 7 (0.82%) Toshiba
9 7 (0.82%) Panasonic
10 6 (0.71%) hybris
11 4 (0.47%) Rackspace
11 4 (0.47%) Freescale
11 4 (0.47%) Intel
11 4 (0.47%) Sybase
12 3 (0.35%) Adobe
12 3 (0.35%) Red Hat
12 3 (0.35%) Perforce
13 2 (0.24%) OpenText
Exeter, Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
South West
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28k - 50k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £36000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Noir Consulting
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £32,000 to £45,000 per annum Basic plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Pension + Medical
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ECM Selection
Salary: to £65k + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Generous benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago