Period
to 21 September 2018

The median annual salary for a C++ Developer was £39,250 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

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

C++ Developer
South West > Somerset
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 118 105
Rank change year-on-year +36 -13 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 5 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.58% 0.53% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.54% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 6
Somerset median annual salary £39,250 £37,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.08% +0.68% +13.08%
10th Percentile £25,275 £37,000 £29,375
90th Percentile £45,000 £52,250 £56,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +38.46% -18.75% +6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Somerset
Permanent vacancies in Somerset with a recognized job title 834 1,291 1,282
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.86% 97.88% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 708 1,030 1,123
Somerset median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £24,856 £26,250 £25,650
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £57,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

C++ Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings that featured C++ Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for C++ Developer in Somerset

C++ Developer
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Developer in Somerset.

Salary trend for C++ Developer in Somerset

C++ Developer
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ Developer in Somerset over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ Developer in Somerset

C++ Developer
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 21 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yeovil -15 2 £29,250 -20.95% 1
Bath +37 1 - -
C++ Developer
South West

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, C++ Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Somerset region featuring C++ Developer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) Qt
4 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
4 2 (40.00%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) OOP
4 2 (40.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) MySQL
4 2 (40.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) C
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) GIS
5 1 (20.00%) Physics
5 1 (20.00%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (20.00%) 3D Modelling
5 1 (20.00%) Visualisation

C++ Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) 3D Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) OOP
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) 3D Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Physics
4 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Numerate Degree