The median annual salary for a Senior C++ Software Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Software Engineer - C++
South West / Bristol
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 113 133
Rank change year-on-year -23 +20  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Software Engineer 2 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.11% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.20% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 4
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.52% +18.75%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1806 1533 1907
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.36% 97.09% 98.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1509 1332 1649
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 £23,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior C++ Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol that featured Senior C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior C++ Software Engineer in Bristol

Senior C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Senior C++ Software Engineer in Bristol

Senior C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Senior C++ Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region featuring Senior C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Def Stans
2 1 (50.00%) MISRA C
2 1 (50.00%) MISRA
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) IBM

Senior C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Def Stans
1 1 (50.00%) MISRA
1 1 (50.00%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago