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

C++
South West > Bristol
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 49 44
Rank change year-on-year +11 -5  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 151 75 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 8.13% 4.79% 5.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.86% 8.47% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 133 72 91
Bristol median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -  
10th Percentile £21,250 £28,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £67,500 £68,750
South West median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% +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 1174 885 1259
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 63.19% 56.48% 64.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2294 1825 2483
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
10th Percentile £23,125 £27,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £63,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

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 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 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++.

1 205 (68.11%) Java
2 143 (47.51%) Software Engineering
3 123 (40.86%) OO
4 102 (33.89%) C#
5 95 (31.56%) C
6 92 (30.56%) Computer Science
7 91 (30.23%) Python
8 85 (28.24%) Mathematics
9 81 (26.91%) Degree
10 79 (26.25%) XML
10 79 (26.25%) SDLC
11 78 (25.91%) JavaScript
12 73 (24.25%) SQL
12 73 (24.25%) Agile Software Development
13 72 (23.92%) HTML
14 69 (22.92%) Linux
15 56 (18.60%) CSS
15 56 (18.60%) Finance
16 54 (17.94%) Computer Science Degree
17 47 (15.61%) UML
18 46 (15.28%) .NET
18 46 (15.28%) Electronics
19 45 (14.95%) Telecoms
20 43 (14.29%) OOP
21 41 (13.62%) Windows
22 37 (12.29%) Manufacturing
23 36 (11.96%) Microsoft
24 34 (11.30%) Games
24 34 (11.30%) Programme Management
25 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%) DVB
1 4 (1.33%) HTTP
1 4 (1.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.00%) Wireless
3 2 (0.66%) MIMO
3 2 (0.66%) OFDM
4 1 (0.33%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.33%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.33%) Internet
4 1 (0.33%) Modbus
4 1 (0.33%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (10.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.66%) 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
7 3 (1.00%) Valgrind
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
9 1 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.33%) CocoaPods
9 1 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 56 (18.60%) Finance
2 46 (15.28%) Electronics
3 45 (14.95%) 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 3 (1.00%) Advertising
12 1 (0.33%) Avionics
12 1 (0.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 129 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 126 (41.86%) Developer
3 99 (32.89%) Graduate
4 85 (28.24%) Software Developer
5 78 (25.91%) C++ Software Engineer
6 77 (25.58%) Junior
7 66 (21.93%) Graduate Developer
7 66 (21.93%) Graduate Software Developer
8 54 (17.94%) Junior Developer
8 54 (17.94%) Junior Software Developer
9 28 (9.30%) Java Engineer
9 28 (9.30%) Java Software Engineer
10 26 (8.64%) C Software Engineer
10 26 (8.64%) C/C++ Software Engineer
11 16 (5.32%) C# Developer
12 14 (4.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 14 (4.65%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 14 (4.65%) JavaScript Developer
13 12 (3.99%) .NET Developer
14 11 (3.65%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (26.25%) XML
2 72 (23.92%) HTML
3 56 (18.60%) 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 92 (30.56%) 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 5 (1.66%) Digital TV
7 4 (1.33%) Hedge funds
7 4 (1.33%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.00%) CAN bus
8 3 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.00%) Life Science
9 2 (0.66%) PlayStation
9 2 (0.66%) SystemC
9 2 (0.66%) Verilog
10 1 (0.33%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 69 (22.92%) 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
1 143 (47.51%) Software Engineering
2 123 (40.86%) OO
3 85 (28.24%) Mathematics
4 79 (26.25%) SDLC
5 73 (24.25%) 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 23 (7.64%) E-Commerce
10 23 (7.64%) Validation
11 20 (6.64%) Artificial Intelligence
11 20 (6.64%) Requirements Engineering
12 18 (5.98%) Scrum
12 18 (5.98%) TDD
13 17 (5.65%) Game Development
14 16 (5.32%) Machine Learning
14 16 (5.32%) Open Source
15 14 (4.65%) Deep Learning
Programming Languages
1 205 (68.11%) Java
2 102 (33.89%) C#
3 95 (31.56%) C
4 91 (30.23%) Python
5 78 (25.91%) JavaScript
6 73 (24.25%) SQL
7 28 (9.30%) 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 81 (26.91%) 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
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 3 (1.00%) 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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