Period
to 18 January 2018

The median annual salary for a C++ Software Developer was £31,750 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 171 - 184
Rank change year-on-year - +184 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 22 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.60% - 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% - 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 18 0 8
Bristol median annual salary £31,750 - £35,250
10th Percentile £23,500 - £25,625
90th Percentile £45,750 - £42,150
South West median annual salary £34,500 £37,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year -8.00% +17.19% -14.67%

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 3,533 3,137 3,489
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.01% 96.88% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2,928 2,612 3,071
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.41% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,500 £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++ 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 January 2018.

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 January 2018, 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 16 (72.73%) Java
3 11 (50.00%) OO
3 11 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 9 (40.91%) Mathematics
5 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
5 8 (36.36%) XML
6 7 (31.82%) SQL
6 7 (31.82%) C
6 7 (31.82%) Python
6 7 (31.82%) SDLC
7 6 (27.27%) Robotics
7 6 (27.27%) Machine Learning
7 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
7 6 (27.27%) PhD
7 6 (27.27%) Linux
7 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (22.73%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (22.73%) Neural Network
8 5 (22.73%) Degree
8 5 (22.73%) Scala
8 5 (22.73%) Computer Vision
9 4 (18.18%) Reinforcement Learning
9 4 (18.18%) Simultaneous Localization and Mapping
9 4 (18.18%) OpenCV
9 4 (18.18%) Theano
9 4 (18.18%) Deep Learning
9 4 (18.18%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 4 (18.18%) DNN
9 4 (18.18%) Games

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
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (4.55%) Big Data
1 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
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 2 (9.09%) RESTful
4 2 (9.09%) Web Services
5 1 (4.55%) CSS
5 1 (4.55%) HTML
5 1 (4.55%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (27.27%) Robotics
3 1 (4.55%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.55%) CUDA
3 1 (4.55%) Digital TV
3 1 (4.55%) Media Streaming
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.55%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Android
2 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.55%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) OO
2 9 (40.91%) Mathematics
3 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 7 (31.82%) SDLC
5 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (27.27%) Machine Learning
6 5 (22.73%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (22.73%) Computer Vision
6 5 (22.73%) Neural Network
7 4 (18.18%) Deep Learning
7 4 (18.18%) Reinforcement Learning
7 4 (18.18%) Simultaneous Localization and Mapping
8 3 (13.64%) Multithreading
8 3 (13.64%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (13.64%) OOD
9 2 (9.09%) Physics
9 2 (9.09%) UML
9 2 (9.09%) Validation
10 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (4.55%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C++
2 16 (72.73%) Java
3 7 (31.82%) C
3 7 (31.82%) Python
3 7 (31.82%) SQL
4 5 (22.73%) Scala
5 2 (9.09%) C#
6 1 (4.55%) Ada
6 1 (4.55%) Embedded C++
6 1 (4.55%) Fortran
6 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.55%) MATLAB
6 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) PhD
2 5 (22.73%) Degree
3 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ECSS
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) NVIDIA
1 1 (4.55%) SAP