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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 30 33 35
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing C++ 398 422 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 7.39% 7.15% 6.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.02% 12.42% 11.75%
Number of salaries quoted 325 353 366
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,500 £52,500
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
3056 3399 3464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 56.76% 57.63% 57.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2635 2937 2975
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +8 172 £47,500 +11.76% 24
Bristol -6 78 £39,000 +1.29% 10
Devon +29 63 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Dorset -2 28 £37,500 - 13
Wiltshire -10 25 £35,000 - 1
Somerset -33 18 £35,000 - 8
Cornwall -10 2 £30,000 -33.33% 3
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 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++.

1 438 (53.09%) Java
2 349 (42.30%) Software Engineering
3 343 (41.58%) C#
4 324 (39.27%) C
5 284 (34.42%) Agile Software Development
6 259 (31.39%) Python
7 239 (28.97%) Security Cleared
8 237 (28.73%) Degree
9 230 (27.88%) Linux
10 214 (25.94%) SQL
11 213 (25.82%) JavaScript
12 194 (23.52%) Windows
13 179 (21.70%) HTML
14 172 (20.85%) .NET
15 162 (19.64%) DV Cleared
16 132 (16.00%) Cybersecurity
17 125 (15.15%) Computer Science
18 116 (14.06%) Oracle
19 115 (13.94%) OO
20 114 (13.82%) Big Data
21 112 (13.58%) Mathematics
22 107 (12.97%) Unix
23 103 (12.48%) SQL Server
23 103 (12.48%) Analytical Skills
24 102 (12.36%) Scrum
25 100 (12.12%) Hadoop
26 98 (11.88%) Telecoms
27 95 (11.52%) CSS
27 95 (11.52%) SDLC
28 93 (11.27%) MongoDB

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 51 (6.18%) Apache Spark
2 41 (4.97%) Apache Pig
3 40 (4.85%) IIS
4 31 (3.76%) SAS
5 30 (3.64%) SharePoint
6 22 (2.67%) Elasticsearch
6 22 (2.67%) JBoss
7 21 (2.55%) WebLogic
8 19 (2.30%) OpenStack
9 9 (1.09%) Apache
10 7 (0.85%) nginx
11 5 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.61%) Confluence
11 5 (0.61%) Drupal
11 5 (0.61%) Joomla!
11 5 (0.61%) Moodle
11 5 (0.61%) WordPress
12 2 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.12%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.12%) WildFly
Applications
1 37 (4.48%) MS Excel
2 27 (3.27%) SPSS
3 5 (0.61%) MS Office
4 2 (0.24%) GNU Octave
4 2 (0.24%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.24%) Simulink
5 1 (0.12%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 12 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.97%) SAP Business One
3 6 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.73%) Magento
4 2 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.12%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (1.33%) GitHub
4 9 (1.09%) SaaS
5 8 (0.97%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.48%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (4.36%) TCP/IP
2 29 (3.52%) Internet
3 25 (3.03%) Firewall
4 15 (1.82%) LAN
4 15 (1.82%) WAN
5 14 (1.70%) Network Security
6 10 (1.21%) HTTP
7 9 (1.09%) SSL
7 9 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (0.97%) Ethernet
8 8 (0.97%) HTTPS
8 8 (0.97%) Wireless
9 6 (0.73%) Software-Defined Networking
10 4 (0.48%) LTE
10 4 (0.48%) RS-485
10 4 (0.48%) RTP
10 4 (0.48%) TETRA
11 3 (0.36%) SS7
11 3 (0.36%) VoIP
11 3 (0.36%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (13.82%) Big Data
2 103 (12.48%) SQL Server
3 100 (12.12%) Hadoop
4 93 (11.27%) MongoDB
5 65 (7.88%) NoSQL
6 52 (6.30%) Apache Hive
7 39 (4.73%) MySQL
8 35 (4.24%) Data Mining
9 23 (2.79%) Relational Database
10 21 (2.55%) Apache Cassandra
11 19 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
12 17 (2.06%) RDBMS
13 14 (1.70%) SQLite
14 11 (1.33%) Apache Accumulo
15 8 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
15 8 (0.97%) MS Access
16 7 (0.85%) Neo4j
17 6 (0.73%) Oracle Database
17 6 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 5 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 71 (8.61%) JIRA
2 53 (6.42%) Selenium
3 49 (5.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 38 (4.61%) Visual Studio
5 28 (3.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 25 (3.03%) Bitbucket
6 25 (3.03%) JUnit
6 25 (3.03%) Subversion
7 24 (2.91%) Cucumber
8 23 (2.79%) WebDriver
9 22 (2.67%) Git (software)
10 21 (2.55%) NUnit
11 18 (2.18%) Eclipse
12 16 (1.94%) LoadRunner
13 9 (1.09%) Jenkins
14 8 (0.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 6 (0.73%) Dreamweaver
15 6 (0.73%) FinalBuilder
15 6 (0.73%) SpecFlow
16 5 (0.61%) Hudson
General
1 98 (11.88%) Telecoms
2 88 (10.67%) Finance
3 65 (7.88%) Electronics
4 57 (6.91%) Manufacturing
5 39 (4.73%) Games
6 29 (3.52%) Aerospace
7 15 (1.82%) Automotive
7 15 (1.82%) Marketing
8 9 (1.09%) Advertising
8 9 (1.09%) Military
9 7 (0.85%) Legal
10 4 (0.48%) Banking
11 3 (0.36%) Law
12 2 (0.24%) Avionics
12 2 (0.24%) French Language
12 2 (0.24%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 328 (39.76%) Developer
2 231 (28.00%) Software Engineer
3 111 (13.45%) C++ Developer
3 111 (13.45%) Software Developer
4 86 (10.42%) C# Developer
5 74 (8.97%) C++ Software Engineer
6 67 (8.12%) .NET Developer
7 56 (6.79%) Java Developer
8 52 (6.30%) Graduate
9 51 (6.18%) C# .NET Developer
10 48 (5.82%) Test Engineer
11 43 (5.21%) Senior Software Engineer
11 43 (5.21%) Software Test Engineer
12 42 (5.09%) Analyst
13 41 (4.97%) Java Engineer
14 39 (4.73%) Senior Developer
15 36 (4.36%) Java Software Engineer
16 33 (4.00%) Architect
16 33 (4.00%) C++ Software Developer
17 32 (3.88%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (21.70%) HTML
2 172 (20.85%) .NET
3 95 (11.52%) CSS
4 90 (10.91%) AngularJS
5 86 (10.42%) XML
6 84 (10.18%) ASP.NET
7 59 (7.15%) Java EE
8 56 (6.79%) HTML5
9 53 (6.42%) J2EE
10 52 (6.30%) Hibernate
11 44 (5.33%) .NET Framework
12 41 (4.97%) Node.js
13 40 (4.85%) jQuery
14 39 (4.73%) Web Services
15 38 (4.61%) Spring
15 38 (4.61%) STL
16 37 (4.48%) EJB
17 25 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
18 24 (2.91%) Qt
19 23 (2.79%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 125 (15.15%) Computer Science
2 112 (13.58%) Mathematics
3 103 (12.48%) Analytical Skills
4 54 (6.55%) Algorithms
4 54 (6.55%) Visualisation
5 38 (4.61%) Physics
6 33 (4.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 33 (4.00%) VHDL
7 29 (3.52%) Digital Media
8 26 (3.15%) Cybercrime
9 21 (2.55%) Cryptography
10 20 (2.42%) Embedded Systems
11 16 (1.94%) Management Information System
12 15 (1.82%) iPhone
13 14 (1.70%) Cyberthreat
13 14 (1.70%) PKI
13 14 (1.70%) Verilog
14 13 (1.58%) Internet of Things
15 12 (1.45%) Artificial Intelligence
15 12 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 230 (27.88%) Linux
2 194 (23.52%) Windows
3 107 (12.97%) Unix
4 89 (10.79%) Android
5 78 (9.45%) Apple iOS
6 39 (4.73%) Windows Server
7 31 (3.76%) Mac OS X
8 29 (3.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (1.58%) Windows Phone
10 10 (1.21%) Embedded Linux
11 7 (0.85%) Debian
11 7 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.36%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.24%) LynxOS
13 2 (0.24%) Solaris
14 1 (0.12%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.12%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 349 (42.30%) Software Engineering
2 284 (34.42%) Agile Software Development
3 132 (16.00%) Cybersecurity
4 115 (13.94%) OO
5 102 (12.36%) Scrum
6 95 (11.52%) SDLC
7 78 (9.45%) Mentoring
8 76 (9.21%) UML
9 75 (9.09%) Analytics
10 72 (8.73%) Reverse Engineering
11 68 (8.24%) Data Analytics
12 65 (7.88%) MVC
13 64 (7.76%) Automated Testing
14 58 (7.03%) Continuous Integration
15 57 (6.91%) ITIL
16 48 (5.82%) Multithreading
17 47 (5.70%) Unit Testing
18 45 (5.45%) Penetration Testing
19 44 (5.33%) OOP
20 39 (4.73%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 438 (53.09%) Java
2 343 (41.58%) C#
3 324 (39.27%) C
4 259 (31.39%) Python
5 214 (25.94%) SQL
6 213 (25.82%) JavaScript
7 81 (9.82%) Perl
8 74 (8.97%) Objective-C
8 74 (8.97%) Ruby
9 67 (8.12%) VB
10 54 (6.55%) R
11 47 (5.70%) MATLAB
12 45 (5.45%) Scala
13 40 (4.85%) Bash Shell
14 31 (3.76%) VB6
15 30 (3.64%) PHP
16 22 (2.67%) VC++
17 21 (2.55%) Embedded C++
18 19 (2.30%) Embedded C
19 18 (2.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 239 (28.97%) Security Cleared
2 237 (28.73%) Degree
3 162 (19.64%) DV Cleared
4 74 (8.97%) SC Cleared
5 45 (5.45%) PhD
6 21 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (2.30%) GIAC
8 18 (2.18%) CISSP
9 16 (1.94%) ISEB
10 12 (1.45%) CCNA
10 12 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (1.45%) ISTQB
10 12 (1.45%) Linux+ Certification
10 12 (1.45%) MCSE
10 12 (1.45%) Network+ Certification
10 12 (1.45%) SANS
10 12 (1.45%) SSCP
11 11 (1.33%) CEH
12 9 (1.09%) MCPD
13 8 (0.97%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (4.00%) QA
2 5 (0.61%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.36%) Def Stans
3 3 (0.36%) ISO 14001
3 3 (0.36%) MISRA
3 3 (0.36%) SLA
4 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.12%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.12%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.12%) TickIT
System Software
1 24 (2.91%) Firmware
2 13 (1.58%) Hyper-V
2 13 (1.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.24%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.24%) Docker
4 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (0.24%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (0.73%) Puppet
2 4 (0.48%) Nessus
2 4 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.24%) Salt
Vendors
1 116 (14.06%) Oracle
2 93 (11.27%) Microsoft
3 20 (2.42%) SAP
4 18 (2.18%) VMware
5 14 (1.70%) IBM
6 13 (1.58%) Atlassian
7 8 (0.97%) Apple
7 8 (0.97%) Cisco
7 8 (0.97%) Google
8 6 (0.73%) EMC
9 5 (0.61%) Zend
10 4 (0.48%) Capita
11 3 (0.36%) Rally
11 3 (0.36%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.36%) Veracode
12 2 (0.24%) Citrix
12 2 (0.24%) QNX
13 1 (0.12%) BT
13 1 (0.12%) ESRI
13 1 (0.12%) Toshiba
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