The median annual salary for a C++ Software Developer was £46,250 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++ Software Developer
England / South West
Rank 221 229 226
Rank change year-on-year +8 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 8 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.16% 0.39% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.41% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 19
Median salary £46,250 £39,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.83% -1.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,000 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £55,700
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 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 4848 5643 5814
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.69% 96.73% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4042 4659 4875
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

C++ Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

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

C++ Software Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for C++ Software Developer in the South West

C++ Software 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++ Software Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Gloucestershire 0 5 £45,000 -14.28%
Dorset - 2 £50,000 -
Bristol +4 1 £47,500 +18.75%
C++ Software Developer
England

C++ Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, C++ Software 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++ Software Developer in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) C++
2 18 (78.26%) C
3 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (69.57%) Java
5 13 (56.52%) Linux
5 13 (56.52%) Security Cleared
6 12 (52.17%) Software Engineering
7 9 (39.13%) OpenCL
7 9 (39.13%) DV Cleared
7 9 (39.13%) VHDL
7 9 (39.13%) Web Services
7 9 (39.13%) J2EE
8 8 (34.78%) Python
9 6 (26.09%) Finance
9 6 (26.09%) REST
10 5 (21.74%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (21.74%) High Availability
10 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
10 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
10 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
10 5 (21.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (21.74%) D3.js
10 5 (21.74%) Go
10 5 (21.74%) Microservices
10 5 (21.74%) Continuous Deployment
10 5 (21.74%) Programme Management
10 5 (21.74%) Marketing
10 5 (21.74%) TDD
10 5 (21.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 5 (21.74%) Refactoring

C++ Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) HTTP
2 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Big Data
1 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
1 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
1 5 (21.74%) Selenium
2 1 (4.35%) GoogleTest
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Electronics
2 5 (21.74%) Manufacturing
2 5 (21.74%) Marketing
2 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Avionics
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) J2EE
1 9 (39.13%) OpenCL
1 9 (39.13%) Web Services
2 6 (26.09%) REST
3 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
3 5 (21.74%) D3.js
3 5 (21.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (8.70%) HTML
4 2 (8.70%) STL
5 1 (4.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (4.35%) CSS
5 1 (4.35%) CSS3
5 1 (4.35%) Entity Framework
5 1 (4.35%) HTML5
5 1 (4.35%) Java EE
5 1 (4.35%) jQuery
5 1 (4.35%) WPF
5 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) VHDL
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) Software Engineering
3 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (21.74%) Continuous Deployment
3 5 (21.74%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (21.74%) High Availability
3 5 (21.74%) Microservices
3 5 (21.74%) Programme Management
3 5 (21.74%) Refactoring
3 5 (21.74%) TDD
4 3 (13.04%) Mathematics
4 3 (13.04%) OO
4 3 (13.04%) SDLC
5 2 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (8.70%) OOD
5 2 (8.70%) Physics
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) UML
6 1 (4.35%) Defect Management
6 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) C++
2 18 (78.26%) C
3 16 (69.57%) Java
4 8 (34.78%) Python
5 5 (21.74%) Go
6 3 (13.04%) C#
7 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
7 2 (8.70%) SQL
8 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
8 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) Security Cleared
2 9 (39.13%) DV Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) ISO 9001
1 2 (8.70%) TickIT
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) Google
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