Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a C++ Software Developer was £31,750 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

C++ Software Developer
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 184 177 183
Rank change year-on-year -7 +6 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 22 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.57% 0.22% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.22% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 14
Bristol median annual salary £31,750 £39,000 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.59% +20.93% -11.03%
10th Percentile £23,500 £35,600 £21,625
90th Percentile £46,625 £42,400 £41,100
South West median annual salary £30,000 £39,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year -23.08% +23.81% -12.50%

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 3734 3125 3676
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.52% 96.96% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3107 2679 3184
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,650 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £65,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

C++ Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ Software Developer in Bristol

C++ Software Developer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for C++ Software Developer in Bristol

C++ Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ Software Developer in Bristol over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ Software Developer in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, C++ Software 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++ Software Developer in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) C++
2 15 (68.18%) Java
3 12 (54.55%) OO
4 10 (45.45%) Computer Science
5 9 (40.91%) Mathematics
5 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
6 8 (36.36%) Python
6 8 (36.36%) XML
6 8 (36.36%) Linux
7 7 (31.82%) SQL
7 7 (31.82%) SDLC
8 6 (27.27%) Machine Learning
8 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
8 6 (27.27%) C
8 6 (27.27%) PhD
9 5 (22.73%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (22.73%) Neural Network
9 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (22.73%) Scala
9 5 (22.73%) Computer Vision
9 5 (22.73%) Robotics
10 4 (18.18%) Reinforcement Learning
10 4 (18.18%) Degree
10 4 (18.18%) DNN
10 4 (18.18%) OpenCV
10 4 (18.18%) Deep Learning
10 4 (18.18%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 4 (18.18%) Theano
10 4 (18.18%) Games
11 3 (13.64%) Middleware

C++ Software 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 (18.18%) DNN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) GIS
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.55%) GCC
2 1 (4.55%) Gerrit
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) Maven
2 1 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 4 (18.18%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Electronics
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) XML
2 4 (18.18%) OpenCV
2 4 (18.18%) Theano
2 4 (18.18%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 3 (13.64%) Middleware
4 1 (4.55%) CSS
4 1 (4.55%) HTML
4 1 (4.55%) RESTful
4 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 5 (22.73%) Robotics
3 1 (4.55%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.55%) CUDA
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.55%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Android
2 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) OO
2 9 (40.91%) Mathematics
2 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
3 7 (31.82%) SDLC
4 6 (27.27%) Machine Learning
5 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (22.73%) Artificial Intelligence
5 5 (22.73%) Computer Vision
5 5 (22.73%) Neural Network
6 4 (18.18%) Deep Learning
6 4 (18.18%) Reinforcement Learning
7 3 (13.64%) Multithreading
7 3 (13.64%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (13.64%) OOD
7 3 (13.64%) OOP
8 2 (9.09%) Physics
8 2 (9.09%) UML
8 2 (9.09%) Validation
9 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (4.55%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C++
2 15 (68.18%) Java
3 8 (36.36%) Python
4 7 (31.82%) SQL
5 6 (27.27%) C
6 5 (22.73%) Scala
7 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
7 2 (9.09%) C#
8 1 (4.55%) Ada
8 1 (4.55%) Embedded C++
8 1 (4.55%) Fortran
8 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
8 1 (4.55%) MATLAB
8 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) PhD
2 4 (18.18%) Degree
3 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ECSS
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) NVIDIA
1 1 (4.55%) SAP