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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South West / Bristol
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 39 43
Rank change year-on-year +13 +4  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 148 118 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 8.11% 6.35% 5.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.83% 10.95% 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 105 108 86
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £23,200 £25,125
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
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 1070 1078 1067
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 58.60% 58.05% 55.09%
Number of salaries quoted 914 991 955
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,561 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25%  

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 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Bristol

C++
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 March 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++.

1 192 (73.85%) Java
2 123 (47.31%) OO
3 108 (41.54%) Software Engineering
4 107 (41.15%) Mathematics
5 103 (39.62%) Computer Science
6 100 (38.46%) SQL
7 98 (37.69%) SDLC
8 95 (36.54%) XML
9 70 (26.92%) C
10 61 (23.46%) Python
11 60 (23.08%) C#
12 57 (21.92%) Linux
13 56 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
14 38 (14.62%) Degree
15 36 (13.85%) JavaScript
16 35 (13.46%) HTML
16 35 (13.46%) Windows
17 33 (12.69%) UML
18 29 (11.15%) PhD
18 29 (11.15%) Validation
19 27 (10.38%) Games
20 26 (10.00%) Telecoms
21 23 (8.85%) .NET
22 22 (8.46%) Finance
23 21 (8.08%) CSS
24 19 (7.31%) TDD
24 19 (7.31%) Apple iOS
25 18 (6.92%) Web Services
26 17 (6.54%) Electronics
27 16 (6.15%) Unity (Game Engine)

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 (2.31%) DNN
2 4 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.38%) JBoss
3 1 (0.38%) Moodle
Applications
1 2 (0.77%) Autodesk Inventor
1 2 (0.77%) Revit
2 1 (0.38%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (0.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.38%) GitHub
2 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.23%) Wireless
2 5 (1.92%) Bluetooth
2 5 (1.92%) LTE
2 5 (1.92%) MIMO
2 5 (1.92%) OFDM
3 4 (1.54%) 802.15
3 4 (1.54%) Internet
3 4 (1.54%) NFC
3 4 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (1.54%) WLAN
4 3 (1.15%) HTTP
5 2 (0.77%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.77%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.38%) 3GPP
6 1 (0.38%) DHCP
6 1 (0.38%) DNS
6 1 (0.38%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.38%) FTP
6 1 (0.38%) Modbus
6 1 (0.38%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.38%) Big Data
2 1 (0.38%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.38%) MS Access
2 1 (0.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (5.77%) Git (software)
2 14 (5.38%) Visual Studio
3 7 (2.69%) GCC
3 7 (2.69%) JIRA
4 4 (1.54%) Android Studio
4 4 (1.54%) MSTest
4 4 (1.54%) NUnit
4 4 (1.54%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (1.54%) Subversion
5 3 (1.15%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.15%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.15%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.38%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.38%) Buildbot
6 1 (0.38%) Calabash
6 1 (0.38%) CocoaPods
6 1 (0.38%) GoogleTest
6 1 (0.38%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.38%) NetBeans
6 1 (0.38%) PyUnit
General
1 27 (10.38%) Games
2 26 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 22 (8.46%) Finance
4 17 (6.54%) Electronics
5 10 (3.85%) Manufacturing
6 9 (3.46%) Aerospace
7 7 (2.69%) Banking
8 6 (2.31%) Marketing
9 5 (1.92%) Automotive
10 3 (1.15%) Advertising
11 2 (0.77%) Military
12 1 (0.38%) Avionics
12 1 (0.38%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 132 (50.77%) Developer
2 106 (40.77%) Graduate
3 98 (37.69%) Software Developer
4 96 (36.92%) Junior
5 91 (35.00%) Software Engineer
6 89 (34.23%) Graduate Developer
6 89 (34.23%) Graduate Software Developer
7 86 (33.08%) Junior Developer
7 86 (33.08%) Junior Software Developer
8 43 (16.54%) C++ Software Engineer
9 24 (9.23%) Java Engineer
9 24 (9.23%) Java Software Engineer
10 17 (6.54%) Embedded Engineer
11 14 (5.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 13 (5.00%) C# Developer
13 11 (4.23%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 11 (4.23%) iOS Developer
14 9 (3.46%) Junior Software Engineer
14 9 (3.46%) Senior Software Engineer
15 8 (3.08%) Computer Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (36.54%) XML
2 35 (13.46%) HTML
3 23 (8.85%) .NET
4 21 (8.08%) CSS
5 18 (6.92%) Web Services
6 16 (6.15%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 15 (5.77%) RESTful
8 14 (5.38%) Theano
9 12 (4.62%) HTML5
9 12 (4.62%) WPF
10 7 (2.69%) CSS3
10 7 (2.69%) LLVM
11 6 (2.31%) OpenCV
11 6 (2.31%) WCF
12 5 (1.92%) Apache Flex
13 4 (1.54%) 802.1X
13 4 (1.54%) J2EE
13 4 (1.54%) LINQ
13 4 (1.54%) REST
13 4 (1.54%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 103 (39.62%) Computer Science
2 12 (4.62%) 3D Graphics
3 8 (3.08%) Algorithms
4 6 (2.31%) User Experience
5 4 (1.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (1.15%) CAN bus
6 3 (1.15%) Life Science
6 3 (1.15%) PlayStation
6 3 (1.15%) SystemC
6 3 (1.15%) Verilog
7 2 (0.77%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.77%) Animation
7 2 (0.77%) Augmented Reality
7 2 (0.77%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.77%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (0.77%) HoloLens
7 2 (0.77%) HTC Vive
7 2 (0.77%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.77%) Oculus Rift
7 2 (0.77%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 57 (21.92%) Linux
2 35 (13.46%) Windows
3 19 (7.31%) Apple iOS
4 13 (5.00%) Android
5 3 (1.15%) Unix
6 2 (0.77%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 1 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.38%) Fedora
7 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (47.31%) OO
2 108 (41.54%) Software Engineering
3 107 (41.15%) Mathematics
4 98 (37.69%) SDLC
5 56 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (12.69%) UML
7 29 (11.15%) Validation
8 19 (7.31%) TDD
9 16 (6.15%) Requirements Engineering
10 14 (5.38%) Artificial Intelligence
10 14 (5.38%) Computer Vision
10 14 (5.38%) Deep Learning
10 14 (5.38%) Machine Learning
10 14 (5.38%) Mentoring
10 14 (5.38%) Scrum
11 12 (4.62%) iOS Development
11 12 (4.62%) OOP
12 11 (4.23%) Game Development
13 10 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (3.85%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 192 (73.85%) Java
2 100 (38.46%) SQL
3 70 (26.92%) C
4 61 (23.46%) Python
5 60 (23.08%) C#
6 36 (13.85%) JavaScript
7 14 (5.38%) Scala
8 12 (4.62%) PHP
9 11 (4.23%) Apple Swift
10 10 (3.85%) Perl
11 9 (3.46%) Objective-C
12 8 (3.08%) Fortran
13 6 (2.31%) Embedded C++
13 6 (2.31%) MATLAB
14 5 (1.92%) VB
15 4 (1.54%) Embedded C
15 4 (1.54%) PL/SQL
15 4 (1.54%) Tcl
15 4 (1.54%) T-SQL
15 4 (1.54%) VB6
Qualifications
1 38 (14.62%) Degree
2 29 (11.15%) PhD
3 12 (4.62%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.31%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.54%) CEH
6 2 (0.77%) ISEB
6 2 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.38%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.38%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.46%) QA
2 5 (1.92%) MISRA
3 4 (1.54%) Def Stans
3 4 (1.54%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.54%) MISRA C
4 2 (0.77%) PMO
5 1 (0.38%) DO-254
5 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.54%) Firmware
2 1 (0.38%) Docker
2 1 (0.38%) NFS
2 1 (0.38%) Samba
2 1 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (3.08%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.31%) SAP
3 4 (1.54%) IBM
4 3 (1.15%) Oracle
4 3 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (1.15%) TIBCO
5 2 (0.77%) Autodesk
6 1 (0.38%) Adobe
6 1 (0.38%) Apple
6 1 (0.38%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.38%) Blue Prism
6 1 (0.38%) Google
6 1 (0.38%) HP
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
IntaPeople
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Area
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Flexible hours, generous pension,
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-60,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
X4 Group
Salary: £50k - 65k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Novate IT
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol Area
IntaPeople
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bristol DT
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago