Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 54 44
Rank change year-on-year +18 -10 -10
Permanent jobs citing C++ 304 150 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 7.94% 4.65% 5.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.97% 8.25% 9.48%
Number of salaries quoted 250 103 189
Bristol median annual salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +1.30% +10.00%
10th Percentile £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £68,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +11.11%

C++ is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2344 1819 2299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 61.22% 56.44% 60.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1977 1600 2086
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,750 £66,875
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.90% +4.05%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Bristol

C++
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for C++ in Bristol

C++
Salary Histogram in Bristol

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

Salary histogram for C++ in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for C++.

1 186 (61.18%) Java
2 150 (49.34%) Software Engineering
3 116 (38.16%) C
4 101 (33.22%) Agile Software Development
5 97 (31.91%) Computer Science
6 96 (31.58%) C#
6 96 (31.58%) Electronics
7 94 (30.92%) Degree
8 91 (29.93%) Linux
9 85 (27.96%) Python
10 82 (26.97%) OO
10 82 (26.97%) JavaScript
11 74 (24.34%) Mathematics
12 71 (23.36%) XML
13 69 (22.70%) HTML
14 65 (21.38%) Finance
15 59 (19.41%) CSS
16 56 (18.42%) Telecoms
17 55 (18.09%) Manufacturing
18 52 (17.11%) Programme Management
18 52 (17.11%) SAP
18 52 (17.11%) Business Intelligence
18 52 (17.11%) Digital Marketing
18 52 (17.11%) Marketing
19 48 (15.79%) UML
20 45 (14.80%) Machine Learning
21 44 (14.47%) .NET
22 42 (13.82%) SQL
23 39 (12.83%) SDLC
24 38 (12.50%) OOP

C++
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 10 (3.29%) DNN
2 2 (0.66%) Apache Spark
2 2 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (0.66%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.33%) JBoss
3 1 (0.33%) Mule
Applications
1 17 (5.59%) Simulink
2 4 (1.32%) Autodesk Inventor
2 4 (1.32%) Revit
3 1 (0.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.66%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.33%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.33%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.93%) Wireless
2 5 (1.64%) DVB
3 4 (1.32%) HTTP
4 3 (0.99%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.33%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (9.54%) SQL Server
2 26 (8.55%) Big Data
3 8 (2.63%) Oracle Database
3 8 (2.63%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.30%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (0.66%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.33%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.33%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.33%) GIS
6 1 (0.33%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.33%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.33%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (7.57%) Git (software)
2 21 (6.91%) Visual Studio
3 16 (5.26%) Bitbucket
3 16 (5.26%) JIRA
4 15 (4.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 15 (4.93%) Calabash
5 14 (4.61%) Eclipse
6 9 (2.96%) Gradle
6 9 (2.96%) JUnit
7 8 (2.63%) Android Studio
7 8 (2.63%) Mockito
8 7 (2.30%) CocoaPods
8 7 (2.30%) Subversion
9 6 (1.97%) Jenkins
10 5 (1.64%) Maven
10 5 (1.64%) Rational Rhapsody
11 4 (1.32%) Selenium
11 4 (1.32%) Valgrind
12 3 (0.99%) GCC
12 3 (0.99%) Gerrit
General
1 96 (31.58%) Electronics
2 65 (21.38%) Finance
3 56 (18.42%) Telecoms
4 55 (18.09%) Manufacturing
5 52 (17.11%) Marketing
6 17 (5.59%) Games
7 7 (2.30%) Advertising
8 2 (0.66%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.66%) Banking
8 2 (0.66%) Retail
9 1 (0.33%) Automotive
9 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 142 (46.71%) Developer
2 122 (40.13%) Software Engineer
3 71 (23.36%) C++ Software Engineer
4 69 (22.70%) Software Developer
5 50 (16.45%) Graduate
6 42 (13.82%) JavaScript Developer
7 39 (12.83%) Junior
8 38 (12.50%) C Software Engineer
8 38 (12.50%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 32 (10.53%) Graduate Developer
9 32 (10.53%) Graduate Software Developer
10 31 (10.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 28 (9.21%) C++ Developer
12 24 (7.89%) Junior Developer
13 22 (7.24%) C++ Software Developer
13 22 (7.24%) Java Engineer
14 21 (6.91%) Java Software Engineer
15 19 (6.25%) Java Developer
16 17 (5.59%) Java Software Developer
17 14 (4.61%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (23.36%) XML
2 69 (22.70%) HTML
3 59 (19.41%) CSS
4 44 (14.47%) .NET
5 36 (11.84%) HTML5
6 33 (10.86%) AngularJS
7 32 (10.53%) JSON
7 32 (10.53%) Node.js
8 31 (10.20%) Ajax
8 31 (10.20%) Backbone.js
8 31 (10.20%) Ember.js
8 31 (10.20%) KnockoutJS
9 30 (9.87%) CSS3
10 20 (6.58%) ASP.NET
11 17 (5.59%) jQuery
12 15 (4.93%) Middleware
13 14 (4.61%) Unity (Game Engine)
14 11 (3.62%) OpenCV
14 11 (3.62%) Theano
15 10 (3.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 97 (31.91%) Computer Science
2 34 (11.18%) Algorithms
3 24 (7.89%) Robotics
4 23 (7.57%) User Experience
5 6 (1.97%) Digital TV
5 6 (1.97%) Embedded Systems
5 6 (1.97%) Virtual Team
6 5 (1.64%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.32%) Animation
7 4 (1.32%) Augmented Reality
7 4 (1.32%) Digital Media
7 4 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.32%) HoloLens
7 4 (1.32%) HTC Vive
7 4 (1.32%) Oculus Rift
8 2 (0.66%) 3D Graphics
8 2 (0.66%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.66%) Renewable Energy
9 1 (0.33%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 91 (29.93%) Linux
2 29 (9.54%) Windows
3 17 (5.59%) Android
4 16 (5.26%) Apple iOS
5 14 (4.61%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (49.34%) Software Engineering
2 101 (33.22%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (26.97%) OO
4 74 (24.34%) Mathematics
5 52 (17.11%) Business Intelligence
5 52 (17.11%) Digital Marketing
5 52 (17.11%) Programme Management
6 48 (15.79%) UML
7 45 (14.80%) Machine Learning
8 39 (12.83%) SDLC
9 38 (12.50%) OOP
10 31 (10.20%) Front End Development
11 27 (8.88%) TDD
12 23 (7.57%) Computer Vision
12 23 (7.57%) Test Automation
13 21 (6.91%) Validation
14 20 (6.58%) Deep Learning
14 20 (6.58%) Open Source
15 19 (6.25%) Artificial Intelligence
16 18 (5.92%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 186 (61.18%) Java
2 116 (38.16%) C
3 96 (31.58%) C#
4 85 (27.96%) Python
5 82 (26.97%) JavaScript
6 42 (13.82%) SQL
7 31 (10.20%) MATLAB
8 30 (9.87%) Perl
9 12 (3.95%) Fortran
9 12 (3.95%) Scala
10 10 (3.29%) Embedded C
10 10 (3.29%) Embedded C++
11 8 (2.63%) Objective-C
12 4 (1.32%) GLSL
13 3 (0.99%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.99%) PHP
13 3 (0.99%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.66%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.66%) Ruby
14 2 (0.66%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 94 (30.92%) Degree
2 32 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
2 32 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 26 (8.55%) PhD
4 15 (4.93%) SC Cleared
5 11 (3.62%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (0.99%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.97%) QA
2 5 (1.64%) MISRA
3 3 (0.99%) ECSS
4 2 (0.66%) MISRA C
5 1 (0.33%) Def Stans
5 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (0.99%) Docker
2 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (2.63%) HockeyApp
2 1 (0.33%) rkt
Vendors
1 52 (17.11%) SAP
2 38 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 29 (9.54%) Oracle
4 15 (4.93%) Atlassian
5 5 (1.64%) Google
6 4 (1.32%) Autodesk
6 4 (1.32%) Yahoo!
7 2 (0.66%) IBM
8 1 (0.33%) NVIDIA
8 1 (0.33%) Symantec
8 1 (0.33%) TIBCO