Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South West > Somerset
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 62 61
Rank change year-on-year -14 -1 -32
Permanent jobs citing C++ 39 53 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.91% 3.98% 4.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.58% 6.21% 7.01%
Number of salaries quoted 35 47 50
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57% +1.45%
10th Percentile £26,750 £30,000 £28,625
90th Percentile £50,750 £53,750 £47,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +11.11%

C++ is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 852 853 742
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 63.58% 63.99% 59.31%
Number of salaries quoted 724 762 680
Somerset median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,763 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £51,250
South West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.90% +4.05%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Somerset

C++
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for C++ in Somerset

C++
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Somerset over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Somerset

C++
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++ within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Bath +2 21 £45,000 +12.50%
Yeovil +10 6 £37,000 -
Clevedon - 3 £45,000 -
Frome - 2 - -
Taunton -1 1 £38,000 -
Cheddar - 1 £45,000 -
Portishead - 1 £42,500 -
C++
South West

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Somerset region with a requirement for C++.

1 29 (74.36%) Software Engineering
2 16 (41.03%) Java
2 16 (41.03%) Degree
3 14 (35.90%) Computer Science
4 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (30.77%) .NET
5 12 (30.77%) Python
6 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
7 9 (23.08%) C
7 9 (23.08%) OO
8 8 (20.51%) HTML
8 8 (20.51%) MySQL
8 8 (20.51%) Mathematics
8 8 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (17.95%) Aerospace
9 7 (17.95%) Manufacturing
9 7 (17.95%) C#
10 6 (15.38%) SQL
10 6 (15.38%) Linux
10 6 (15.38%) Electronics
10 6 (15.38%) Telecoms
10 6 (15.38%) Qt
10 6 (15.38%) Unit Testing
10 6 (15.38%) Signal Processing
11 5 (12.82%) MongoDB
11 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
11 5 (12.82%) Computer Science Degree
11 5 (12.82%) .NET Framework
11 5 (12.82%) Spring
11 5 (12.82%) Windows

C++
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 3 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (2.56%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.56%) JBoss
2 1 (2.56%) nginx
2 1 (2.56%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.56%) GitHub
2 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) MySQL
2 5 (12.82%) MongoDB
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.26%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.13%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.56%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.56%) Big Data
5 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.56%) MariaDB
5 1 (2.56%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
1 5 (12.82%) JUnit
2 3 (7.69%) JIRA
2 3 (7.69%) Moq
2 3 (7.69%) NUnit
2 3 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.13%) NetBeans
4 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.56%) Grunt
4 1 (2.56%) Maven
4 1 (2.56%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.56%) Mockito
4 1 (2.56%) Rational DOORS
General
1 7 (17.95%) Aerospace
1 7 (17.95%) Manufacturing
2 6 (15.38%) Electronics
2 6 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Advertising
3 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (64.10%) Software Engineer
2 19 (48.72%) Developer
3 16 (41.03%) C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (20.51%) C++ Developer
4 8 (20.51%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 8 (20.51%) Software Developer
5 7 (17.95%) C++ Software Developer
5 7 (17.95%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (15.38%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) Java Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Junior
7 4 (10.26%) Junior Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Senior Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Java Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Lead Software Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) .NET Software Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) Java Software Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Junior Software Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) .NET
2 8 (20.51%) HTML
3 6 (15.38%) Qt
4 5 (12.82%) .NET Framework
4 5 (12.82%) Hibernate
4 5 (12.82%) Spring
5 4 (10.26%) CSS
6 3 (7.69%) AngularJS
6 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 3 (7.69%) Entity Framework
6 3 (7.69%) J2EE
6 3 (7.69%) RESTful
6 3 (7.69%) WCF
6 3 (7.69%) WPF
7 2 (5.13%) HTML5
7 2 (5.13%) jQuery
8 1 (2.56%) GWT
8 1 (2.56%) Java EE
8 1 (2.56%) JPA
8 1 (2.56%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.69%) Robotics
3 2 (5.13%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (5.13%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.56%) 3D Printing
4 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.56%) User Experience
4 1 (2.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Linux
2 5 (12.82%) Windows
3 3 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.56%) Debian
4 1 (2.56%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (74.36%) Software Engineering
2 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (23.08%) OO
4 8 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (20.51%) Mathematics
5 6 (15.38%) Signal Processing
5 6 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 5 (12.82%) Scrum
7 4 (10.26%) Line Management
7 4 (10.26%) MVC
8 3 (7.69%) Break/Fix
8 3 (7.69%) Configuration Management
8 3 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
8 3 (7.69%) ETL
8 3 (7.69%) Project Management
8 3 (7.69%) Test Automation
9 2 (5.13%) Physics
9 2 (5.13%) Refactoring
9 2 (5.13%) Software Testing
9 2 (5.13%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (41.03%) Java
2 12 (30.77%) Python
3 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
4 9 (23.08%) C
5 7 (17.95%) C#
6 6 (15.38%) SQL
7 4 (10.26%) PHP
8 1 (2.56%) Ada
8 1 (2.56%) Apex Code
8 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.56%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.56%) PHP 5
8 1 (2.56%) R
8 1 (2.56%) Ruby
8 1 (2.56%) Scala
8 1 (2.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (41.03%) Degree
2 5 (12.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) PhD
4 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Google
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.56%) Twitter