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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
England / South West
Rank 30 40 37
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 384 360 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 7.75% 6.45% 6.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.42% 11.27% 11.40%
Number of salaries quoted 273 304 323
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 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,850 £51,050
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
2861 3193 3326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.76% 57.24% 55.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2398 2800 2940
Median salary £42,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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
Gloucestershire +1 155 £47,500 +5.55% 13
Bristol +25 120 £47,000 +22.07% 25
Wiltshire +40 34 £38,750 +10.71% 8
Somerset +12 29 £35,000 +4.47% 6
Devon -17 26 £34,000 -9.33% 3
Dorset -9 14 £32,500 -16.66% 1
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 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++.

1 484 (65.23%) Java
2 408 (54.99%) Software Engineering
3 325 (43.80%) C
4 304 (40.97%) Security Cleared
5 301 (40.57%) Agile Software Development
6 298 (40.16%) Python
7 293 (39.49%) C#
8 256 (34.50%) Linux
9 233 (31.40%) SQL
10 202 (27.22%) JavaScript
11 200 (26.95%) Degree
12 187 (25.20%) DV Cleared
13 181 (24.39%) OO
14 167 (22.51%) Cybersecurity
15 165 (22.24%) Computer Science
16 152 (20.49%) HTML
17 141 (19.00%) SDLC
18 134 (18.06%) XML
19 132 (17.79%) Windows
20 124 (16.71%) Scrum
21 118 (15.90%) Big Data
22 115 (15.50%) Perl
23 112 (15.09%) Unix
24 109 (14.69%) Hadoop
25 108 (14.56%) Mathematics
26 105 (14.15%) .NET
27 104 (14.02%) Android
28 97 (13.07%) Oracle
28 97 (13.07%) Java EE
29 95 (12.80%) SC Cleared

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 65 (8.76%) Apache Pig
2 37 (4.99%) Apache Spark
3 36 (4.85%) Elasticsearch
4 32 (4.31%) WebLogic
5 25 (3.37%) IIS
6 18 (2.43%) SAS
7 15 (2.02%) Apache
7 15 (2.02%) JBoss
8 11 (1.48%) SharePoint
9 10 (1.35%) Confluence
10 6 (0.81%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.67%) nginx
12 4 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.27%) Drupal
14 2 (0.27%) Joomla!
14 2 (0.27%) Moodle
14 2 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 2 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (2.29%) SPSS
2 5 (0.67%) GNU Octave
3 4 (0.54%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.54%) MS Office
4 1 (0.13%) Doxygen
4 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.13%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 16 (2.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.27%) Magento
4 1 (0.13%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.10%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (2.02%) Amazon S3
3 12 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.21%) SaaS
5 7 (0.94%) GitHub
6 3 (0.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 47 (6.33%) TCP/IP
2 33 (4.45%) HTTP
3 29 (3.91%) Internet
4 22 (2.96%) Firewall
4 22 (2.96%) Wireless
5 18 (2.43%) SSL
6 13 (1.75%) HTTPS
7 11 (1.48%) Network Security
7 11 (1.48%) RS-485
8 10 (1.35%) Modbus
9 8 (1.08%) Ethernet
9 8 (1.08%) RS-232
9 8 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (0.94%) Bluetooth
10 7 (0.94%) LTE
11 5 (0.67%) FTP
11 5 (0.67%) LDAP
11 5 (0.67%) MIMO
11 5 (0.67%) OFDM
11 5 (0.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (15.90%) Big Data
2 109 (14.69%) Hadoop
3 88 (11.86%) MongoDB
4 75 (10.11%) SQL Server
5 66 (8.89%) Apache Hive
6 47 (6.33%) MySQL
7 40 (5.39%) NoSQL
8 31 (4.18%) Relational Database
9 26 (3.50%) RDBMS
10 25 (3.37%) Data Mining
11 14 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
13 7 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (0.67%) SQLite
15 4 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
15 4 (0.54%) Power BI
15 4 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 50 (6.74%) Selenium
2 44 (5.93%) JIRA
3 31 (4.18%) Cucumber
4 26 (3.50%) Jenkins
4 26 (3.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 25 (3.37%) Git (software)
6 24 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 23 (3.10%) Bitbucket
8 21 (2.83%) LoadRunner
9 20 (2.70%) JUnit
10 15 (2.02%) Visual Studio
11 14 (1.89%) Rational DOORS
12 12 (1.62%) NUnit
13 9 (1.21%) EasyMock
13 9 (1.21%) JMeter
13 9 (1.21%) Subversion
14 7 (0.94%) CodeSonar
14 7 (0.94%) git-flow
14 7 (0.94%) Robot Framework
15 5 (0.67%) TestNG
General
1 57 (7.68%) Electronics
1 57 (7.68%) Telecoms
2 51 (6.87%) Games
3 49 (6.60%) Manufacturing
4 40 (5.39%) Finance
5 23 (3.10%) Marketing
6 12 (1.62%) Aerospace
7 7 (0.94%) Military
8 6 (0.81%) Advertising
9 3 (0.40%) Automotive
9 3 (0.40%) Avionics
9 3 (0.40%) Banking
10 1 (0.13%) Law
10 1 (0.13%) Legal
10 1 (0.13%) Local Government
10 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 298 (40.16%) Software Engineer
2 229 (30.86%) Developer
3 131 (17.65%) Software Developer
4 101 (13.61%) Graduate
5 85 (11.46%) Junior
6 81 (10.92%) C++ Software Engineer
7 78 (10.51%) Graduate Developer
8 74 (9.97%) Graduate Software Developer
8 74 (9.97%) Junior Developer
9 71 (9.57%) Java Engineer
10 68 (9.16%) Junior Software Developer
11 64 (8.63%) Java Software Engineer
11 64 (8.63%) Test Engineer
12 44 (5.93%) Embedded Engineer
13 41 (5.53%) C++ Developer
14 40 (5.39%) Embedded Software Engineer
15 39 (5.26%) C# Developer
16 38 (5.12%) C# Software Engineer
16 38 (5.12%) Senior Software Engineer
17 36 (4.85%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (20.49%) HTML
2 134 (18.06%) XML
3 105 (14.15%) .NET
4 97 (13.07%) Java EE
5 90 (12.13%) CSS
6 80 (10.78%) Spring
7 78 (10.51%) Hibernate
8 71 (9.57%) J2EE
9 68 (9.16%) AngularJS
10 52 (7.01%) EJB
11 51 (6.87%) STL
12 50 (6.74%) jQuery
13 48 (6.47%) HTML5
14 46 (6.20%) Node.js
15 44 (5.93%) ASP.NET
16 36 (4.85%) Web Services
17 34 (4.58%) LAMP
18 28 (3.77%) CSS3
19 26 (3.50%) Apache Camel
20 24 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 165 (22.24%) Computer Science
2 108 (14.56%) Mathematics
3 54 (7.28%) Analytical Skills
4 48 (6.47%) Algorithms
5 42 (5.66%) Visualisation
6 31 (4.18%) Embedded Systems
7 26 (3.50%) Physics
7 26 (3.50%) PKI
8 22 (2.96%) Device Driver
9 18 (2.43%) Cryptography
10 15 (2.02%) iPhone
11 13 (1.75%) Internet of Things
12 11 (1.48%) Cybercrime
12 11 (1.48%) Management Information System
13 10 (1.35%) Industrial Internet of Things
13 10 (1.35%) VHDL
14 9 (1.21%) Wiki
15 8 (1.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 7 (0.94%) Cyberthreat
16 7 (0.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 256 (34.50%) Linux
2 132 (17.79%) Windows
3 112 (15.09%) Unix
4 104 (14.02%) Android
5 81 (10.92%) Apple iOS
6 34 (4.58%) Mac OS X
7 18 (2.43%) Windows Server
8 15 (2.02%) Embedded Linux
9 13 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (1.62%) Windows Phone
11 8 (1.08%) CentOS
11 8 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.54%) Debian
13 3 (0.40%) FreeBSD
13 3 (0.40%) Solaris
13 3 (0.40%) Windows CE
14 2 (0.27%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.13%) Fedora
15 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 408 (54.99%) Software Engineering
2 301 (40.57%) Agile Software Development
3 181 (24.39%) OO
4 167 (22.51%) Cybersecurity
5 141 (19.00%) SDLC
6 124 (16.71%) Scrum
7 95 (12.80%) Reverse Engineering
8 62 (8.36%) Mentoring
9 60 (8.09%) UML
10 59 (7.95%) Multithreading
11 58 (7.82%) Analytics
12 57 (7.68%) Data Analytics
13 56 (7.55%) DevOps
14 54 (7.28%) Ethical Hacking
15 51 (6.87%) Penetration Testing
16 50 (6.74%) Continuous Integration
17 49 (6.60%) Automated Testing
18 46 (6.20%) User Stories
19 45 (6.06%) Unit Testing
20 44 (5.93%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 484 (65.23%) Java
2 325 (43.80%) C
3 298 (40.16%) Python
4 293 (39.49%) C#
5 233 (31.40%) SQL
6 202 (27.22%) JavaScript
7 115 (15.50%) Perl
8 84 (11.32%) Objective-C
9 49 (6.60%) Ruby
10 44 (5.93%) Embedded C++
11 41 (5.53%) VB
12 38 (5.12%) Embedded C
13 34 (4.58%) MATLAB
14 30 (4.04%) PHP
15 24 (3.23%) Bash Shell
16 23 (3.10%) R
17 22 (2.96%) Scala
18 14 (1.89%) VC++
19 13 (1.75%) PowerShell
20 9 (1.21%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 304 (40.97%) Security Cleared
2 200 (26.95%) Degree
3 187 (25.20%) DV Cleared
4 95 (12.80%) SC Cleared
5 30 (4.04%) GIAC
6 29 (3.91%) CCNA
6 29 (3.91%) Cisco Certification
6 29 (3.91%) CISSP
6 29 (3.91%) Linux+ Certification
6 29 (3.91%) MCSE
6 29 (3.91%) Microsoft Certification
6 29 (3.91%) Network+ Certification
6 29 (3.91%) PhD
6 29 (3.91%) SANS
6 29 (3.91%) SSCP
7 21 (2.83%) ISEB
8 19 (2.56%) CompTIA Security+
8 19 (2.56%) Security+ Certification
9 13 (1.75%) ISTQB
10 8 (1.08%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.35%) ISO 9001
1 10 (1.35%) QA
2 5 (0.67%) ISO 14001
2 5 (0.67%) MISRA
2 5 (0.67%) MISRA C
3 3 (0.40%) JTAG
3 3 (0.40%) SLA
4 2 (0.27%) Def Stans
5 1 (0.13%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.13%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 40 (5.39%) Hyper-V
1 40 (5.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (2.16%) Firmware
3 8 (1.08%) Docker
4 7 (0.94%) vSphere
5 5 (0.67%) NFS
6 2 (0.27%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.13%) Samba
7 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (2.16%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (2.02%) Puppet
3 8 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (1.08%) Salt
4 1 (0.13%) EnCase
Vendors
1 97 (13.07%) Oracle
2 40 (5.39%) Microsoft
2 40 (5.39%) VMware
3 16 (2.16%) SAP
4 13 (1.75%) HP
5 11 (1.48%) Cisco
5 11 (1.48%) Red Hat
6 9 (1.21%) Atlassian
7 6 (0.81%) EMC
8 3 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.27%) Apple
9 2 (0.27%) Blue Prism
9 2 (0.27%) Epicor
9 2 (0.27%) Zend
10 1 (0.13%) CA Agile Central
10 1 (0.13%) Freescale
10 1 (0.13%) Hitachi
10 1 (0.13%) IBM
10 1 (0.13%) Renesas
10 1 (0.13%) Tableau
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £35000.00 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
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