Period
to 16 October 2018

The median annual salary for a C++ Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 152 185 140
Rank change year-on-year +33 -45 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 39 25 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.06% 0.66% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 0.67% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 31 21 38
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% -16.67% +11.43%
10th Percentile £31,250 £23,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +38.46% -18.75% +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 3,564 3,720 3,084
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.24% 97.61% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2,934 3,091 2,692
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 39 (100.00%) C++
2 24 (61.54%) Software Engineering
3 19 (48.72%) Linux
4 18 (46.15%) Qt
5 17 (43.59%) MFC
5 17 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (41.03%) OO
7 14 (35.90%) OpenGL
8 12 (30.77%) Machine Learning
9 11 (28.21%) Direct3D
9 11 (28.21%) Windows
9 11 (28.21%) C
9 11 (28.21%) Algorithms
9 11 (28.21%) SDLC
10 10 (25.64%) Mobile Development
10 10 (25.64%) Apple iOS
10 10 (25.64%) Scrum
10 10 (25.64%) Android
10 10 (25.64%) Android Development
10 10 (25.64%) iOS Development
11 9 (23.08%) OpenCV
11 9 (23.08%) OOD
12 8 (20.51%) Waterfall
12 8 (20.51%) Computer Science
13 7 (17.95%) TDD
13 7 (17.95%) User Experience
14 5 (12.82%) OOA/OOD
14 5 (12.82%) UML
14 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (12.82%) Degree

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) Big Data
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Ant
1 2 (5.13%) Apache Ivy
1 2 (5.13%) Maven
1 2 (5.13%) Subversion
2 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (46.15%) Qt
2 17 (43.59%) MFC
3 14 (35.90%) OpenGL
4 11 (28.21%) Direct3D
5 9 (23.08%) OpenCV
6 3 (7.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 3 (7.69%) STL
7 2 (5.13%) Middleware
8 1 (2.56%) HTML
8 1 (2.56%) JSON
8 1 (2.56%) Web Services
8 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Algorithms
2 8 (20.51%) Computer Science
3 7 (17.95%) User Experience
4 5 (12.82%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (12.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (2.56%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 19 (48.72%) Linux
2 11 (28.21%) Windows
3 10 (25.64%) Android
3 10 (25.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) Software Engineering
2 17 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (41.03%) OO
4 12 (30.77%) Machine Learning
5 11 (28.21%) SDLC
6 10 (25.64%) Android Development
6 10 (25.64%) iOS Development
6 10 (25.64%) Mobile Development
6 10 (25.64%) Scrum
7 9 (23.08%) OOD
8 8 (20.51%) Waterfall
9 7 (17.95%) TDD
10 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (12.82%) OOA/OOD
10 5 (12.82%) UML
11 3 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
11 3 (7.69%) Mathematical Modelling
11 3 (7.69%) Mathematics
11 3 (7.69%) Multithreading
11 3 (7.69%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (28.21%) C
3 3 (7.69%) MATLAB
4 2 (5.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Degree
1 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft