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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 14 24 11
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Permanent jobs citing C++ 1 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 2.17% 1.22% 10.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.56% 2.13% 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Average salary £50,000 £33,600 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.80% +12.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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 47 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 39.13% 57.32% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 16 46 21
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £20,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) WPF
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (50.00%) WCF
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (16.67%) TDD
6 1 (16.67%) MVC
6 1 (16.67%) OO
6 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (16.67%) C
6 1 (16.67%) MVVM
6 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (83.33%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) C# Software Engineer
3 4 (66.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (66.67%) .NET Software Engineer
4 3 (50.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
4 3 (50.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 2 (33.33%) Developer
5 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
6 1 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
6 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
6 1 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
6 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) WPF
3 3 (50.00%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) MVVM
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
Taunton, Somerset
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £29400 - £37488 per annum
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