Period
to 26 May 2019

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 26 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South West > Somerset
6 months to
26 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 54 73 62
Rank change year-on-year +19 -11 -3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 37 21 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 4.22% 2.11% 4.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.92% 3.63% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 30 14 56
Somerset median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +28.79% -12.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,350 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £52,500 £48,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year -2.17% +16.46% -7.06%

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 535 578 853
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 61.07% 58.21% 64.43%
Number of salaries quoted 406 503 705
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £42,029 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.83% +5.07% +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,800 £27,200
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £55,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 26 May 2019.

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 26 May 2019. 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 +13 16 £37,500 +28.21% 5
Bath +21 13 £50,000 +17.65% 2
Clevedon - 2 - -
Street - 2 - -
Wincanton - 2 £40,000 -
C++
South West

For the 6 months to 26 May 2019, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for C++.

1 26 (70.27%) Java
1 26 (70.27%) Software Engineering
2 22 (59.46%) C#
3 20 (54.05%) Linux
3 20 (54.05%) Python
4 19 (51.35%) Eclipse
4 19 (51.35%) HTML
5 18 (48.65%) UML
5 18 (48.65%) OO
6 17 (45.95%) Windows
6 17 (45.95%) SQL
6 17 (45.95%) CSS
6 17 (45.95%) Unit Testing
6 17 (45.95%) Machine Learning
7 16 (43.24%) Big Data
7 16 (43.24%) Business Analytics
7 16 (43.24%) Eclipse RCP
7 16 (43.24%) Analytics
7 16 (43.24%) JSP
7 16 (43.24%) Middleware
7 16 (43.24%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (43.24%) Apache
7 16 (43.24%) OOD
7 16 (43.24%) ETL
7 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (32.43%) C
9 5 (13.51%) Degree
10 4 (10.81%) Automotive
10 4 (10.81%) .NET
10 4 (10.81%) JavaScript

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 16 (43.24%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Bluetooth
1 2 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (5.41%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (43.24%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (51.35%) Eclipse
2 16 (43.24%) Eclipse RCP
3 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (10.81%) Automotive
2 3 (8.11%) Aerospace
3 2 (5.41%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) Marketing
4 1 (2.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (67.57%) Software Engineer
2 18 (48.65%) Senior Software Engineer
3 16 (43.24%) Junior
3 16 (43.24%) Junior Software Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Developer
5 3 (8.11%) C++ Developer
5 3 (8.11%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Embedded Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Field Applications Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Field Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Presales Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Graduate C++ Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Graduate Python Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Machine Learning Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (51.35%) HTML
2 17 (45.95%) CSS
3 16 (43.24%) JSP
3 16 (43.24%) Middleware
4 4 (10.81%) .NET
5 3 (8.11%) REST
5 3 (8.11%) Spring
6 1 (2.70%) .NET Core
6 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.70%) Java SE
6 1 (2.70%) SOAP
6 1 (2.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.70%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 20 (54.05%) Linux
2 17 (45.95%) Windows
3 1 (2.70%) Android
3 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (70.27%) Software Engineering
2 18 (48.65%) OO
2 18 (48.65%) UML
3 17 (45.95%) Machine Learning
3 17 (45.95%) Unit Testing
4 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (43.24%) Analytics
4 16 (43.24%) Business Analytics
4 16 (43.24%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (43.24%) ETL
4 16 (43.24%) OOD
5 4 (10.81%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (8.11%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (8.11%) Mathematics
6 3 (8.11%) SDLC
7 2 (5.41%) Microservices
7 2 (5.41%) Physics
7 2 (5.41%) Release Management
7 2 (5.41%) Software Architecture
7 2 (5.41%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 26 (70.27%) Java
2 22 (59.46%) C#
3 20 (54.05%) Python
4 17 (45.95%) SQL
5 12 (32.43%) C
6 4 (10.81%) Embedded C
6 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.70%) Ada
8 1 (2.70%) Go
8 1 (2.70%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) HND
3 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) MISRA
2 2 (5.41%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft