Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a C++ Developer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 168 178 167
Rank change year-on-year +10 -11 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 25 8 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.69% 0.25% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.25% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 23
Bristol median annual salary £32,500 £45,750 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.96% +18.83% -14.44%
10th Percentile £23,500 £38,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
South West median annual salary £37,000 £45,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year -17.78% +19.21% +0.67%

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 3,531 3,151 3,457
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.03% 96.86% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2,927 2,632 3,044
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.41% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,525 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%

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 17 January 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 17 January 2018, C++ Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region featuring C++ Developer in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) C++
2 15 (60.00%) Java
3 10 (40.00%) OO
3 10 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 9 (36.00%) Mathematics
4 9 (36.00%) C
5 8 (32.00%) XML
5 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
6 7 (28.00%) Linux
6 7 (28.00%) SQL
6 7 (28.00%) Python
6 7 (28.00%) SDLC
7 6 (24.00%) Machine Learning
7 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
7 6 (24.00%) PhD
8 5 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (20.00%) Neural Network
8 5 (20.00%) Scala
8 5 (20.00%) Robotics
8 5 (20.00%) Computer Vision
9 4 (16.00%) Theano
9 4 (16.00%) OpenCV
9 4 (16.00%) Deep Learning
9 4 (16.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 4 (16.00%) Degree
9 4 (16.00%) DNN
9 4 (16.00%) Multithreading
9 4 (16.00%) Games
9 4 (16.00%) Middleware

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.00%) DNN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.00%) GCC
3 1 (4.00%) Gerrit
3 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) Maven
3 1 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (16.00%) Games
2 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Electronics
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) XML
2 4 (16.00%) Middleware
2 4 (16.00%) OpenCV
2 4 (16.00%) Theano
2 4 (16.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 2 (8.00%) MFC
4 1 (4.00%) CSS
4 1 (4.00%) HTML
4 1 (4.00%) RESTful
4 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.00%) Robotics
3 1 (4.00%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.00%) CUDA
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) Android
3 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.00%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) OO
2 9 (36.00%) Mathematics
3 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (28.00%) SDLC
4 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (24.00%) Machine Learning
6 5 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (20.00%) Computer Vision
6 5 (20.00%) Neural Network
7 4 (16.00%) Deep Learning
7 4 (16.00%) Multithreading
7 4 (16.00%) Reinforcement Learning
7 4 (16.00%) Simultaneous Localization and Mapping
8 3 (12.00%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (12.00%) OOD
9 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
9 2 (8.00%) Migration
9 2 (8.00%) Physics
9 2 (8.00%) UML
9 2 (8.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C++
2 15 (60.00%) Java
3 9 (36.00%) C
4 7 (28.00%) Python
4 7 (28.00%) SQL
5 5 (20.00%) Scala
6 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (8.00%) C#
7 2 (8.00%) PHP
8 1 (4.00%) Ada
8 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
8 1 (4.00%) Embedded C++
8 1 (4.00%) Fortran
8 1 (4.00%) MATLAB
8 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) PhD
2 4 (16.00%) Degree
3 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ECSS
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) NVIDIA
2 1 (4.00%) SAP