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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South West / Bristol
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 46 40
Rank change year-on-year +9 -6  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 153 77 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 8.20% 4.82% 5.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.93% 8.60% 8.97%
Number of salaries quoted 133 74 91
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

C++ is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1183 895 1238
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 63.43% 56.04% 64.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1011 825 1106
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing C++ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 June 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++.

1 206 (68.44%) Java
2 141 (46.84%) Software Engineering
3 124 (41.20%) OO
4 102 (33.89%) C#
5 94 (31.23%) C
6 93 (30.90%) Computer Science
7 91 (30.23%) Python
8 86 (28.57%) Mathematics
9 82 (27.24%) Degree
10 80 (26.58%) XML
10 80 (26.58%) SDLC
11 77 (25.58%) JavaScript
12 74 (24.58%) SQL
13 72 (23.92%) Agile Software Development
14 71 (23.59%) HTML
15 68 (22.59%) Linux
16 56 (18.60%) Finance
17 55 (18.27%) CSS
18 54 (17.94%) Computer Science Degree
19 47 (15.61%) UML
19 47 (15.61%) Electronics
20 46 (15.28%) Telecoms
20 46 (15.28%) .NET
21 43 (14.29%) OOP
22 41 (13.62%) Windows
23 37 (12.29%) Manufacturing
24 36 (11.96%) Microsoft
25 34 (11.30%) Games
25 34 (11.30%) Programme Management
26 32 (10.63%) Business Intelligence

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 6 (1.99%) DNN
2 2 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.33%) Moodle
Applications
1 6 (1.99%) Autodesk Inventor
1 6 (1.99%) Revit
2 5 (1.66%) Simulink
3 1 (0.33%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 32 (10.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.33%) HTTP
1 4 (1.33%) TCP/IP
1 4 (1.33%) Wireless
2 3 (1.00%) DVB
3 2 (0.66%) Bluetooth
3 2 (0.66%) MIMO
3 2 (0.66%) OFDM
4 1 (0.33%) 802.15
4 1 (0.33%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.33%) Internet
4 1 (0.33%) LTE
4 1 (0.33%) Modbus
4 1 (0.33%) NFC
4 1 (0.33%) Profibus
4 1 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (10.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.33%) Big Data
3 1 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 24 (7.97%) Visual Studio
2 22 (7.31%) Git (software)
3 11 (3.65%) GCC
4 9 (2.99%) Rational DOORS
4 9 (2.99%) Rational Rhapsody
5 5 (1.66%) Eclipse
5 5 (1.66%) JIRA
6 4 (1.33%) Subversion
7 3 (1.00%) Android Studio
7 3 (1.00%) Buildbot
8 2 (0.66%) JUnit
8 2 (0.66%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.66%) MSTest
8 2 (0.66%) NetBeans
8 2 (0.66%) NUnit
8 2 (0.66%) Selenium
8 2 (0.66%) Valgrind
9 1 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.33%) GoogleTest
9 1 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 56 (18.60%) Finance
2 47 (15.61%) Electronics
3 46 (15.28%) Telecoms
4 37 (12.29%) Manufacturing
5 34 (11.30%) Games
6 32 (10.63%) Marketing
7 11 (3.65%) Banking
8 7 (2.33%) Aerospace
9 5 (1.66%) Automotive
10 4 (1.33%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.66%) Advertising
12 1 (0.33%) Avionics
12 1 (0.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 127 (42.19%) Developer
1 127 (42.19%) Software Engineer
2 101 (33.55%) Graduate
3 86 (28.57%) Software Developer
4 79 (26.25%) Junior
5 76 (25.25%) C++ Software Engineer
6 68 (22.59%) Graduate Developer
6 68 (22.59%) Graduate Software Developer
7 56 (18.60%) Junior Developer
7 56 (18.60%) Junior Software Developer
8 28 (9.30%) Java Engineer
8 28 (9.30%) Java Software Engineer
9 25 (8.31%) C Software Engineer
9 25 (8.31%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 16 (5.32%) C# Developer
11 14 (4.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 14 (4.65%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 14 (4.65%) JavaScript Developer
12 12 (3.99%) .NET Developer
13 11 (3.65%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (26.58%) XML
2 71 (23.59%) HTML
3 55 (18.27%) CSS
4 46 (15.28%) .NET
5 26 (8.64%) ASP.NET
6 23 (7.64%) jQuery
7 20 (6.64%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 19 (6.31%) HTML5
9 18 (5.98%) CSS3
10 16 (5.32%) AngularJS
11 14 (4.65%) Ajax
11 14 (4.65%) Backbone.js
11 14 (4.65%) Ember.js
11 14 (4.65%) JSON
11 14 (4.65%) KnockoutJS
11 14 (4.65%) Node.js
11 14 (4.65%) Theano
12 13 (4.32%) RESTful
13 12 (3.99%) Web Services
14 11 (3.65%) LLVM
Miscellaneous
1 93 (30.90%) Computer Science
2 12 (3.99%) 3D Graphics
3 11 (3.65%) User Experience
4 8 (2.66%) Algorithms
5 6 (1.99%) Animation
5 6 (1.99%) Augmented Reality
5 6 (1.99%) HoloLens
5 6 (1.99%) HTC Vive
5 6 (1.99%) Oculus Rift
6 4 (1.33%) Digital TV
6 4 (1.33%) Hedge funds
6 4 (1.33%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.00%) CAN bus
7 3 (1.00%) Life Science
8 2 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.66%) PlayStation
8 2 (0.66%) SystemC
8 2 (0.66%) Verilog
9 1 (0.33%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 68 (22.59%) Linux
2 41 (13.62%) Windows
3 19 (6.31%) Apple iOS
4 14 (4.65%) Android
5 3 (1.00%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.33%) Unix
6 1 (0.33%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (46.84%) Software Engineering
2 124 (41.20%) OO
3 86 (28.57%) Mathematics
4 80 (26.58%) SDLC
5 72 (23.92%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (15.61%) UML
7 43 (14.29%) OOP
8 34 (11.30%) Programme Management
9 32 (10.63%) Business Intelligence
9 32 (10.63%) Digital Marketing
10 24 (7.97%) Validation
11 23 (7.64%) E-Commerce
12 20 (6.64%) Artificial Intelligence
12 20 (6.64%) Requirements Engineering
13 18 (5.98%) Scrum
13 18 (5.98%) TDD
14 17 (5.65%) Game Development
15 16 (5.32%) Machine Learning
15 16 (5.32%) Open Source
16 15 (4.98%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 206 (68.44%) Java
2 102 (33.89%) C#
3 94 (31.23%) C
4 91 (30.23%) Python
5 77 (25.58%) JavaScript
6 74 (24.58%) SQL
7 29 (9.63%) Perl
8 14 (4.65%) Scala
9 11 (3.65%) Fortran
9 11 (3.65%) MATLAB
10 8 (2.66%) Apple Swift
11 7 (2.33%) Objective-C
11 7 (2.33%) PHP
12 6 (1.99%) GLSL
13 4 (1.33%) Embedded C
13 4 (1.33%) VB
13 4 (1.33%) VB6
14 3 (1.00%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.66%) Embedded C++
15 2 (0.66%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 82 (27.24%) Degree
2 54 (17.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (7.97%) PhD
4 15 (4.98%) Security Cleared
5 6 (1.99%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.00%) ISEB
6 3 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.00%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.66%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.65%) MISRA
1 11 (3.65%) QA
2 9 (2.99%) MISRA C
3 7 (2.33%) Def Stans
4 2 (0.66%) DO-254
4 2 (0.66%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.00%) Docker
2 1 (0.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 36 (11.96%) Microsoft
2 32 (10.63%) SAP
3 30 (9.97%) Oracle
4 9 (2.99%) IBM
5 7 (2.33%) TIBCO
6 6 (1.99%) Autodesk
7 2 (0.66%) Yahoo!
8 1 (0.33%) Adobe
8 1 (0.33%) Apple
8 1 (0.33%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.33%) Google
8 1 (0.33%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.33%) Telerik
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