The median annual salary for a C++ Developer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

C++ Developer
England / South West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 219 178 157
Rank change year-on-year -41 -21  
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 14 63 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.27% 1.20% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 1.23% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 13 52 92
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £35,375
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +13.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £37,500 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £49,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5067 5129 5828
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.99% 97.64% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4214 4347 4914
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

C++ Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West that featured C++ Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for C++ Developer in the South West

C++ Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for C++ Developer in the South West

C++ Developer
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ Developer in the South West over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ Developer in the South West

C++ Developer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 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
Wiltshire +7 6 £30,000 -20.00% 2
Gloucestershire -16 4 £50,000 +5.26%
Bristol -44 2 £32,500 -16.66% 3
Devon 0 1 £28,500 -
Somerset -5 1 £55,000 +42.85%
C++ Developer
England

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, C++ Developer 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 South West region featuring C++ Developer in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) C++
2 17 (56.67%) Software Engineering
3 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (40.00%) C
4 12 (40.00%) Java
4 12 (40.00%) Linux
4 12 (40.00%) Python
5 11 (36.67%) Security Cleared
6 8 (26.67%) OO
6 8 (26.67%) Finance
7 6 (20.00%) Programme Management
7 6 (20.00%) Marketing
7 6 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 6 (20.00%) Refactoring
7 6 (20.00%) Selenium
7 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
7 6 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (20.00%) REST
7 6 (20.00%) High Availability
7 6 (20.00%) D3.js
7 6 (20.00%) Manufacturing
7 6 (20.00%) Electronics
7 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
7 6 (20.00%) SAP
7 6 (20.00%) HTTP
7 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
7 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
7 6 (20.00%) Jenkins
7 6 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap

C++ Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Business Applications
1 6 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) HTTP
2 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Big Data
1 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (3.33%) GoogleTest
2 1 (3.33%) JUnit
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Electronics
2 6 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (20.00%) Marketing
2 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.00%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Games
4 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 6 (20.00%) D3.js
1 6 (20.00%) REST
1 6 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (16.67%) STL
3 3 (10.00%) J2EE
3 3 (10.00%) OpenCL
3 3 (10.00%) Web Services
3 3 (10.00%) Zend Framework
4 2 (6.67%) Hibernate
4 2 (6.67%) HTML
4 2 (6.67%) LLVM
4 2 (6.67%) Spring
5 1 (3.33%) .NET
5 1 (3.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (3.33%) CSS
5 1 (3.33%) Java EE
5 1 (3.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (3.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) VHDL
2 1 (3.33%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Linux
2 5 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Software Engineering
2 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (26.67%) OO
4 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 6 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (20.00%) High Availability
4 6 (20.00%) Microservices
4 6 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 6 (20.00%) Refactoring
5 5 (16.67%) OOP
5 5 (16.67%) Open Source
6 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (10.00%) Mathematics
6 3 (10.00%) Multichannel Retail
6 3 (10.00%) Open Source Development
7 2 (6.67%) Physics
7 2 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C++
2 12 (40.00%) C
2 12 (40.00%) Java
2 12 (40.00%) Python
3 6 (20.00%) Go
4 5 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 4 (13.33%) C#
6 3 (10.00%) PHP
6 3 (10.00%) Ruby
7 2 (6.67%) Embedded C++
7 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.33%) Apex Code
8 1 (3.33%) VB
8 1 (3.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 4 (13.33%) Degree
4 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) ISO 9001
1 2 (6.67%) TickIT
2 1 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) SAP
2 3 (10.00%) Zend
3 1 (3.33%) Google
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.33%) Sybase
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