The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 11 19 11
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing C++ 5 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 10.42% 4.62% 4.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.78% 7.50% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 1
Average salary £31,818 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C++
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Taunton region.

Programming Languages Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
18 40 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 37.50% 61.54% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 17 35 10
Average salary £32,500 £30,750 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.69% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £40,505
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Taunton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

C++
Salary Trend in Taunton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Taunton region.

C++ Salary Trend in Taunton

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
2 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET
2 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
3 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 8 (72.73%) SQL
4 7 (63.64%) SharePoint
5 6 (54.55%) Scrum
6 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
6 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (45.45%) WCF
7 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
7 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
7 4 (36.36%) VB.NET
8 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (27.27%) Oracle
8 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
8 3 (27.27%) Windows
8 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (27.27%) WPF
9 2 (18.18%) Degree
9 2 (18.18%) NUnit
9 2 (18.18%) HTML5
9 2 (18.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
9 2 (18.18%) Linux
9 2 (18.18%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (18.18%) OO

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 7 (63.64%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 2 (18.18%) NUnit
3 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Developer
3 5 (45.45%) C# Software Engineer
3 5 (45.45%) Software Developer
4 4 (36.36%) .NET Software Engineer
4 4 (36.36%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
5 3 (27.27%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
5 3 (27.27%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 2 (18.18%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
7 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
7 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (9.09%) Graduate Software Developer
7 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (9.09%) Graduate
7 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
2 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET
3 5 (45.45%) WCF
4 3 (27.27%) WPF
5 2 (18.18%) HTML5
5 2 (18.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
2 6 (54.55%) Scrum
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (18.18%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) UML
5 1 (9.09%) Line Management
5 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Refactoring
5 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle