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 29 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 21 20 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 8 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 8.99% 9.59% 4.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.02% 11.48% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 4
Average salary £31,500 £25,902 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.61% -7.49%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
47 61 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 52.81% 83.56% 46.46%
Number of salaries quoted 46 57 44
Average salary £31,500 £32,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.56% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £32,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -

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 25 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) IIS
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 8 (100.00%) NUnit
2 7 (87.50%) Automated Testing
2 7 (87.50%) .NET Framework
2 7 (87.50%) Refactoring
2 7 (87.50%) Unit Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) Service Delivery
2 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) UML
3 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (62.50%) Line Management
4 5 (62.50%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) VB.NET

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) IIS
1 8 (100.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) NUnit
2 7 (87.50%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (87.50%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
1 7 (87.50%) UML
1 7 (87.50%) Service Delivery
1 7 (87.50%) Automated Testing
1 7 (87.50%) Refactoring
1 7 (87.50%) Unit Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (62.50%) Line Management
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle