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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 38 34 37
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 378 415 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.76% 7.02% 6.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.16% 12.23% 11.28%
Number of salaries quoted 298 342 350
Median salary £42,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £50,300
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
3108 3393 3511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.61% 57.42% 56.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2664 2908 3002
Median salary £41,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.49% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £59,000
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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +4 169 £47,750 +12.35% 29
Bristol -30 65 £39,000 +0.97% 18
Devon +22 52 £42,500 +21.42% 4
Dorset +14 35 £37,500 - 9
Wiltshire 0 24 £35,000 - 5
Somerset -11 23 £37,000 +5.71% 7
Cornwall -16 4 £30,000 -7.69% 1
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 August 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++.

1 435 (55.13%) Java
2 346 (43.85%) C#
3 344 (43.60%) Software Engineering
4 313 (39.67%) C
5 285 (36.12%) Agile Software Development
6 283 (35.87%) Python
7 257 (32.57%) Security Cleared
8 231 (29.28%) Degree
9 227 (28.77%) Linux
10 220 (27.88%) JavaScript
11 206 (26.11%) SQL
12 187 (23.70%) Windows
13 185 (23.45%) HTML
14 170 (21.55%) DV Cleared
15 159 (20.15%) .NET
16 149 (18.88%) Cybersecurity
17 125 (15.84%) Big Data
18 124 (15.72%) Computer Science
19 119 (15.08%) Oracle
20 112 (14.20%) Scrum
21 108 (13.69%) OO
22 106 (13.43%) Unix
22 106 (13.43%) Hadoop
23 104 (13.18%) Analytical Skills
24 100 (12.67%) Perl
25 98 (12.42%) CSS
26 96 (12.17%) MongoDB
27 93 (11.79%) AngularJS
27 93 (11.79%) Mathematics
28 92 (11.66%) SQL Server

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 59 (7.48%) Apache Spark
2 53 (6.72%) Apache Pig
3 41 (5.20%) IIS
4 30 (3.80%) SAS
5 29 (3.68%) SharePoint
6 25 (3.17%) WebLogic
7 23 (2.92%) Elasticsearch
8 21 (2.66%) JBoss
9 13 (1.65%) OpenStack
10 7 (0.89%) Apache
10 7 (0.89%) nginx
11 5 (0.63%) Drupal
11 5 (0.63%) Joomla!
11 5 (0.63%) Moodle
11 5 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (0.63%) WordPress
12 4 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.25%) Confluence
13 2 (0.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 28 (3.55%) MS Excel
1 28 (3.55%) SPSS
2 7 (0.89%) MS Office
3 2 (0.25%) GNU Octave
3 2 (0.25%) Simulink
4 1 (0.13%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (1.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.76%) Magento
3 4 (0.51%) SAP Business One
4 3 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.13%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (1.39%) GitHub
3 10 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.14%) SaaS
5 6 (0.76%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (4.18%) TCP/IP
2 32 (4.06%) Internet
3 28 (3.55%) Firewall
4 17 (2.15%) HTTP
5 14 (1.77%) SSL
6 13 (1.65%) LAN
6 13 (1.65%) Network Security
6 13 (1.65%) WAN
7 11 (1.39%) HTTPS
7 11 (1.39%) Wireless
8 10 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (1.01%) RS-485
10 7 (0.89%) Ethernet
11 6 (0.76%) Software-Defined Networking
12 4 (0.51%) Modbus
12 4 (0.51%) RTP
12 4 (0.51%) TETRA
12 4 (0.51%) Wireshark
13 3 (0.38%) SS7
14 2 (0.25%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (15.84%) Big Data
2 106 (13.43%) Hadoop
3 96 (12.17%) MongoDB
4 92 (11.66%) SQL Server
5 64 (8.11%) Apache Hive
6 60 (7.60%) NoSQL
7 41 (5.20%) MySQL
8 36 (4.56%) Data Mining
9 25 (3.17%) Relational Database
10 20 (2.53%) RDBMS
11 19 (2.41%) Apache Cassandra
12 18 (2.28%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (1.52%) SQLite
14 8 (1.01%) Apache Accumulo
14 8 (1.01%) Crystal Reports
14 8 (1.01%) MS Access
15 7 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 7 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 6 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
17 5 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 64 (8.11%) JIRA
2 54 (6.84%) Selenium
3 42 (5.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 30 (3.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 26 (3.30%) Bitbucket
5 26 (3.30%) Visual Studio
6 24 (3.04%) Cucumber
7 22 (2.79%) Git (software)
7 22 (2.79%) WebDriver
8 21 (2.66%) JUnit
8 21 (2.66%) NUnit
9 20 (2.53%) Subversion
10 16 (2.03%) LoadRunner
11 15 (1.90%) Eclipse
12 10 (1.27%) Jenkins
13 8 (1.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 6 (0.76%) Dreamweaver
14 6 (0.76%) FinalBuilder
15 5 (0.63%) Hudson
15 5 (0.63%) JMeter
General
1 89 (11.28%) Finance
2 84 (10.65%) Telecoms
3 61 (7.73%) Electronics
4 60 (7.60%) Manufacturing
5 44 (5.58%) Games
6 21 (2.66%) Aerospace
7 16 (2.03%) Marketing
8 10 (1.27%) Automotive
8 10 (1.27%) Military
9 6 (0.76%) Advertising
9 6 (0.76%) Legal
10 3 (0.38%) Banking
11 2 (0.25%) Avionics
11 2 (0.25%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.13%) French Language
12 1 (0.13%) Local Government
12 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 300 (38.02%) Developer
2 239 (30.29%) Software Engineer
3 105 (13.31%) C++ Developer
4 102 (12.93%) Software Developer
5 76 (9.63%) C# Developer
6 71 (9.00%) C++ Software Engineer
7 59 (7.48%) .NET Developer
7 59 (7.48%) Test Engineer
8 53 (6.72%) Java Developer
9 49 (6.21%) Graduate
10 48 (6.08%) Software Test Engineer
11 43 (5.45%) Analyst
11 43 (5.45%) C# .NET Developer
12 38 (4.82%) Java Engineer
13 36 (4.56%) Java Software Engineer
14 34 (4.31%) Senior Software Engineer
15 33 (4.18%) C# Software Engineer
15 33 (4.18%) C++ Software Developer
16 31 (3.93%) Embedded Engineer
16 31 (3.93%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 185 (23.45%) HTML
2 159 (20.15%) .NET
3 98 (12.42%) CSS
4 93 (11.79%) AngularJS
5 82 (10.39%) XML
6 72 (9.13%) ASP.NET
7 71 (9.00%) Java EE
8 64 (8.11%) Hibernate
9 58 (7.35%) J2EE
10 57 (7.22%) HTML5
11 51 (6.46%) Spring
12 48 (6.08%) Node.js
13 46 (5.83%) jQuery
14 42 (5.32%) EJB
15 38 (4.82%) STL
16 36 (4.56%) .NET Framework
17 34 (4.31%) Web Services
18 23 (2.92%) ASP.NET Web API
18 23 (2.92%) LAMP
19 22 (2.79%) OpenLayers
Miscellaneous
1 124 (15.72%) Computer Science
2 104 (13.18%) Analytical Skills
3 93 (11.79%) Mathematics
4 65 (8.24%) Visualisation
5 57 (7.22%) Algorithms
6 33 (4.18%) Physics
7 29 (3.68%) VHDL
8 26 (3.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 21 (2.66%) Cybercrime
9 21 (2.66%) Digital Media
10 20 (2.53%) Cryptography
10 20 (2.53%) iPhone
11 19 (2.41%) PKI
12 17 (2.15%) Embedded Systems
13 15 (1.90%) Cyberthreat
14 14 (1.77%) Internet of Things
14 14 (1.77%) Management Information System
14 14 (1.77%) Verilog
15 13 (1.65%) Device Driver
16 12 (1.52%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 227 (28.77%) Linux
2 187 (23.70%) Windows
3 106 (13.43%) Unix
4 89 (11.28%) Android
5 69 (8.75%) Apple iOS
6 38 (4.82%) Windows Server
7 28 (3.55%) Mac OS X
8 27 (3.42%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (2.15%) Windows Phone
10 7 (0.89%) Debian
11 6 (0.76%) Embedded Linux
11 6 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.25%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.13%) LynxOS
13 1 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.13%) Solaris
13 1 (0.13%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 344 (43.60%) Software Engineering
2 285 (36.12%) Agile Software Development
3 149 (18.88%) Cybersecurity
4 112 (14.20%) Scrum
5 108 (13.69%) OO
6 89 (11.28%) SDLC
7 82 (10.39%) Analytics
8 77 (9.76%) Data Analytics
8 77 (9.76%) Reverse Engineering
9 70 (8.87%) UML
10 66 (8.37%) Automated Testing
11 65 (8.24%) Mentoring
12 58 (7.35%) Continuous Integration
13 53 (6.72%) MVC
14 51 (6.46%) ITIL
14 51 (6.46%) Multithreading
15 43 (5.45%) OOP
15 43 (5.45%) Penetration Testing
16 42 (5.32%) Unit Testing
17 41 (5.20%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 435 (55.13%) Java
2 346 (43.85%) C#
3 313 (39.67%) C
4 283 (35.87%) Python
5 220 (27.88%) JavaScript
6 206 (26.11%) SQL
7 100 (12.67%) Perl
8 77 (9.76%) Objective-C
9 67 (8.49%) Ruby
10 57 (7.22%) VB
11 53 (6.72%) R
12 46 (5.83%) MATLAB
12 46 (5.83%) Scala
13 36 (4.56%) Bash Shell
14 30 (3.80%) PHP
15 24 (3.04%) Embedded C
15 24 (3.04%) Embedded C++
16 23 (2.92%) VB6
17 20 (2.53%) VC++
18 16 (2.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 257 (32.57%) Security Cleared
2 231 (29.28%) Degree
3 170 (21.55%) DV Cleared
4 89 (11.28%) SC Cleared
5 50 (6.34%) PhD
6 22 (2.79%) CISSP
6 22 (2.79%) GIAC
7 20 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (2.03%) CCNA
8 16 (2.03%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (2.03%) ISEB
8 16 (2.03%) Linux+ Certification
8 16 (2.03%) MCSE
8 16 (2.03%) Network+ Certification
8 16 (2.03%) SANS
8 16 (2.03%) SSCP
9 10 (1.27%) CompTIA Security+
9 10 (1.27%) ISTQB
9 10 (1.27%) Security+ Certification
10 9 (1.14%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.55%) QA
2 9 (1.14%) ISO 9001
3 7 (0.89%) ISO 14001
4 4 (0.51%) MISRA
4 4 (0.51%) SLA
5 2 (0.25%) Def Stans
5 2 (0.25%) MISRA C
6 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.13%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.13%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.13%) TickIT
System Software
1 23 (2.92%) Hyper-V
1 23 (2.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (2.15%) Firmware
3 3 (0.38%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.38%) Docker
3 3 (0.38%) vSphere
4 2 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.25%) NFS
5 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (1.14%) Puppet
2 6 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.51%) Salt
4 3 (0.38%) Nessus
Vendors
1 119 (15.08%) Oracle
2 82 (10.39%) Microsoft
3 26 (3.30%) VMware
4 18 (2.28%) SAP
5 12 (1.52%) Cisco
6 11 (1.39%) Atlassian
7 10 (1.27%) IBM
8 7 (0.89%) EMC
8 7 (0.89%) Google
9 5 (0.63%) Apple
9 5 (0.63%) Zend
10 4 (0.51%) Capita
10 4 (0.51%) Rally
11 3 (0.38%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.38%) Veracode
12 2 (0.25%) Citrix
13 1 (0.13%) Hitachi
13 1 (0.13%) Perforce
13 1 (0.13%) QNX
13 1 (0.13%) Toshiba
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Salary: £39000 - £44000 per annum + excellent holiday
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Fuse
Posted: 10 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Yeovil, Somerset
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30 - £37 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Fuse
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 75,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £33049.00 - £38049.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Westbury, Wiltshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago