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

C++
South West / Bristol
3 months to
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 37 46
Rank change year-on-year +2 +9  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 121 114 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 6.99% 6.65% 4.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.42% 11.67% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 101 111 82
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £64,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 1060 977 1173
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 61.20% 56.97% 59.57%
Number of salaries quoted 919 912 1050
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

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 23 May 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 May 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++.

1 201 (73.09%) Java
2 123 (44.73%) OO
3 118 (42.91%) Software Engineering
4 96 (34.91%) Mathematics
5 95 (34.55%) Computer Science
6 91 (33.09%) SDLC
7 87 (31.64%) SQL
8 82 (29.82%) C#
8 82 (29.82%) XML
9 81 (29.45%) Python
10 76 (27.64%) C
11 61 (22.18%) Agile Software Development
12 60 (21.82%) Degree
13 55 (20.00%) JavaScript
14 53 (19.27%) Linux
15 48 (17.45%) HTML
16 40 (14.55%) Windows
17 37 (13.45%) UML
18 36 (13.09%) .NET
18 36 (13.09%) Finance
19 33 (12.00%) Telecoms
20 32 (11.64%) Games
21 30 (10.91%) CSS
22 29 (10.55%) PhD
23 28 (10.18%) Validation
24 27 (9.82%) Electronics
24 27 (9.82%) OOP
25 25 (9.09%) Microsoft
26 23 (8.36%) TDD
27 22 (8.00%) Perl

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 (2.18%) DNN
2 4 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.36%) JBoss
3 1 (0.36%) Moodle
Applications
1 5 (1.82%) Autodesk Inventor
1 5 (1.82%) Revit
2 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.36%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.36%) Simulink
3 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (5.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.36%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.64%) Wireless
2 5 (1.82%) Bluetooth
2 5 (1.82%) MIMO
2 5 (1.82%) OFDM
3 4 (1.45%) 802.15
3 4 (1.45%) HTTP
3 4 (1.45%) Internet
3 4 (1.45%) LTE
3 4 (1.45%) NFC
3 4 (1.45%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (1.45%) WLAN
4 1 (0.36%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.36%) Modbus
4 1 (0.36%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (6.91%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.36%) Big Data
2 1 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (0.36%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.36%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 21 (7.64%) Visual Studio
2 20 (7.27%) Git (software)
3 11 (4.00%) GCC
4 8 (2.91%) Rational DOORS
5 7 (2.55%) JIRA
5 7 (2.55%) Rational Rhapsody
6 5 (1.82%) Android Studio
7 4 (1.45%) MSTest
7 4 (1.45%) NUnit
8 3 (1.09%) Buildbot
8 3 (1.09%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.09%) Subversion
9 2 (0.73%) JUnit
9 2 (0.73%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.73%) NetBeans
9 2 (0.73%) Selenium
10 1 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.36%) GoogleTest
10 1 (0.36%) HP UFT
10 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (13.09%) Finance
2 33 (12.00%) Telecoms
3 32 (11.64%) Games
4 27 (9.82%) Electronics
5 19 (6.91%) Manufacturing
6 14 (5.09%) Marketing
7 10 (3.64%) Banking
8 7 (2.55%) Aerospace
9 4 (1.45%) Automotive
10 3 (1.09%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.36%) Advertising
11 1 (0.36%) Avionics
11 1 (0.36%) Military
Job Titles
1 128 (46.55%) Developer
2 101 (36.73%) Graduate
3 100 (36.36%) Software Engineer
4 94 (34.18%) Software Developer
5 86 (31.27%) Junior
6 79 (28.73%) Graduate Developer
6 79 (28.73%) Graduate Software Developer
7 71 (25.82%) Junior Developer
7 71 (25.82%) Junior Software Developer
8 54 (19.64%) C++ Software Engineer
9 25 (9.09%) Java Engineer
9 25 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
10 16 (5.82%) C# Developer
11 12 (4.36%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 11 (4.00%) .NET Developer
12 11 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
13 9 (3.27%) iOS Developer
13 9 (3.27%) Junior Software Engineer
13 9 (3.27%) Senior Developer
13 9 (3.27%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (29.82%) XML
2 48 (17.45%) HTML
3 36 (13.09%) .NET
4 30 (10.91%) CSS
5 19 (6.91%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 14 (5.09%) RESTful
6 14 (5.09%) Theano
7 13 (4.73%) ASP.NET
7 13 (4.73%) Web Services
8 12 (4.36%) jQuery
8 12 (4.36%) WPF
9 11 (4.00%) LLVM
10 9 (3.27%) HTML5
10 9 (3.27%) J2EE
11 8 (2.91%) Natural Language Processing
12 7 (2.55%) CSS3
13 6 (2.18%) Android SDK
13 6 (2.18%) AngularJS
13 6 (2.18%) OpenCV
14 5 (1.82%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 95 (34.55%) Computer Science
2 12 (4.36%) 3D Graphics
3 9 (3.27%) User Experience
4 8 (2.91%) Algorithms
5 5 (1.82%) Animation
5 5 (1.82%) Augmented Reality
5 5 (1.82%) HoloLens
5 5 (1.82%) HTC Vive
5 5 (1.82%) Oculus Rift
6 4 (1.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 3 (1.09%) CAN bus
7 3 (1.09%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.09%) Life Science
7 3 (1.09%) SystemC
7 3 (1.09%) Verilog
7 3 (1.09%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.73%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.73%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.73%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.73%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 53 (19.27%) Linux
2 40 (14.55%) Windows
3 22 (8.00%) Apple iOS
4 18 (6.55%) Android
5 3 (1.09%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.73%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 1 (0.36%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (44.73%) OO
2 118 (42.91%) Software Engineering
3 96 (34.91%) Mathematics
4 91 (33.09%) SDLC
5 61 (22.18%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (13.45%) UML
7 28 (10.18%) Validation
8 27 (9.82%) OOP
9 23 (8.36%) TDD
10 19 (6.91%) Mentoring
11 17 (6.18%) Requirements Engineering
12 16 (5.82%) Programme Management
13 15 (5.45%) Game Development
13 15 (5.45%) Scrum
13 15 (5.45%) Test Automation
14 14 (5.09%) Artificial Intelligence
14 14 (5.09%) Computer Vision
14 14 (5.09%) Deep Learning
14 14 (5.09%) Machine Learning
14 14 (5.09%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 201 (73.09%) Java
2 87 (31.64%) SQL
3 82 (29.82%) C#
4 81 (29.45%) Python
5 76 (27.64%) C
6 55 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 22 (8.00%) Perl
8 14 (5.09%) Scala
9 9 (3.27%) Apple Swift
9 9 (3.27%) PHP
10 8 (2.91%) Fortran
10 8 (2.91%) MATLAB
10 8 (2.91%) Objective-C
11 5 (1.82%) GLSL
11 5 (1.82%) VB
12 4 (1.45%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.45%) Tcl
12 4 (1.45%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.45%) VB6
13 3 (1.09%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 60 (21.82%) Degree
2 29 (10.55%) PhD
3 10 (3.64%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.45%) CEH
4 4 (1.45%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.09%) ISEB
5 3 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.36%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.36%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.73%) QA
2 9 (3.27%) MISRA
3 7 (2.55%) MISRA C
4 6 (2.18%) Def Stans
5 3 (1.09%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.73%) DO-254
System Software
1 4 (1.45%) Firmware
2 3 (1.09%) Docker
3 1 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.55%) Oracle
3 14 (5.09%) SAP
4 7 (2.55%) IBM
5 6 (2.18%) TIBCO
6 5 (1.82%) Autodesk
7 1 (0.36%) Adobe
7 1 (0.36%) Apple
7 1 (0.36%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.36%) Blue Prism
7 1 (0.36%) Google
7 1 (0.36%) HP
7 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.36%) Telerik
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
IO Associates
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
IT Connections
Salary: 75000
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Technical Futures
Salary: Competitive Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bristol DT
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol
Client Server
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago