The median annual salary for a C++ Software Engineer was £41,250 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Software Engineer - C++
South West / Somerset
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 76 58
Rank change year-on-year 0 -18  
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 2 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.29% 0.30% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.31% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 10
Median salary £41,250 £33,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +3.84%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset. 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
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 674 646 603
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 97.54% 97.44% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 499 566 536
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,597 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

C++ Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ Software Engineer in Somerset

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for C++ Software Engineer in Somerset

C++ Software Engineer
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++ Software Engineer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -9 2 £41,250 +17.85% 1
C++ Software Engineer
South West

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 Somerset region featuring C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) GWT
2 1 (50.00%) JPA
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Restlet
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Windows

C++ Software Engineer 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) GWT
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) JPA
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) Restlet
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
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