Period
to 23 July 2018

The median annual salary for a C++ Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

C++ Developer
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 181 198 146
Rank change year-on-year +17 -52 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 21 6 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.54% 0.16% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.16% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 44
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.38% +16.42%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £55,625 £49,375 £55,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +21.62% -7.50% +6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Permanent vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 3,759 3,747 3,406
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.28% 97.53% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3,128 3,156 2,979
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

C++ Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured C++ Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for C++ Developer in Bristol

C++ Developer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for C++ Developer in Bristol

C++ Developer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ Developer in Bristol over the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ Developer in Bristol

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 July 2018, C++ Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region featuring C++ Developer in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) C++
2 12 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 11 (52.38%) OO
3 11 (52.38%) Qt
4 10 (47.62%) MFC
5 9 (42.86%) Linux
5 9 (42.86%) OpenGL
5 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (38.10%) C
7 7 (33.33%) OOD
8 6 (28.57%) Windows
8 6 (28.57%) Android Development
8 6 (28.57%) iOS Development
8 6 (28.57%) Algorithms
8 6 (28.57%) Mobile Development
8 6 (28.57%) SDLC
8 6 (28.57%) Android
8 6 (28.57%) Apple iOS
8 6 (28.57%) Machine Learning
8 6 (28.57%) Direct3D
9 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
9 5 (23.81%) User Experience
9 5 (23.81%) TDD
9 5 (23.81%) OOA/OOD
10 3 (14.29%) STL
10 3 (14.29%) MATLAB
10 3 (14.29%) Scrum
10 3 (14.29%) OpenCV
10 3 (14.29%) Mathematical Modelling
10 3 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence

C++ Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Ant
1 1 (4.76%) Apache Ivy
1 1 (4.76%) Maven
1 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) Qt
2 10 (47.62%) MFC
3 9 (42.86%) OpenGL
4 6 (28.57%) Direct3D
5 3 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 3 (14.29%) OpenCV
5 3 (14.29%) STL
6 2 (9.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Algorithms
2 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
2 5 (23.81%) User Experience
3 2 (9.52%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (9.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (4.76%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) Android
2 6 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 6 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 11 (52.38%) OO
3 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (33.33%) OOD
5 6 (28.57%) Android Development
5 6 (28.57%) iOS Development
5 6 (28.57%) Machine Learning
5 6 (28.57%) Mobile Development
5 6 (28.57%) SDLC
6 5 (23.81%) OOA/OOD
6 5 (23.81%) TDD
7 3 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (14.29%) Mathematical Modelling
7 3 (14.29%) Mathematics
7 3 (14.29%) Scrum
8 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
8 2 (9.52%) UML
8 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
9 1 (4.76%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C++
2 8 (38.10%) C
3 3 (14.29%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared