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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 13 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing C++ 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 7.14% 5.97% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.67% 10.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £33,768 £31,800 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.18% -
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 38 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 42.86% 56.72% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 33 10
Average salary £33,768 £31,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.20% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,200 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 31 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 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
2 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
3 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (66.67%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
4 5 (55.56%) Scrum
4 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (55.56%) WCF
5 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
5 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
5 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
6 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (33.33%) WPF
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (22.22%) HTML5
7 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
7 2 (22.22%) Degree
7 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
7 2 (22.22%) Oracle
7 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
7 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (22.22%) UNIX
7 2 (22.22%) Windows
7 2 (22.22%) Linux
7 2 (22.22%) OOA/OOD

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Software Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Software Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) C# Software Engineer
3 4 (44.44%) .NET Software Engineer
4 3 (33.33%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
4 3 (33.33%) Senior C# Software Engineer
4 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (22.22%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
6 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 5 (55.56%) WCF
4 3 (33.33%) WPF
5 2 (22.22%) HTML5
5 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) UNIX
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) Scrum
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (22.22%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle