C++ Jobs in the South West

C++
England > South West

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West requiring C++ skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited C++ over the 6 months leading up to 15 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
15 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 73 95 48
Rank change year-on-year +22 -47 +5
Permanent jobs citing C++ 324 198 563
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 3.23% 3.11% 6.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.28% 8.39% 12.56%
Number of salaries quoted 216 124 201
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,150 £31,250
25th Percentile £47,500 £50,000 £43,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.17% +4.35% +15.00%
75th Percentile £65,750 £76,563 £68,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% - +13.04%

All Programming Languages
South West

C++ falls under the Programming Languages category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring coding skills in the South West.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,872 2,359 4,481
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 28.61% 37.04% 47.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2,183 1,639 2,787
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,600 £32,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +10.53%
75th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £68,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,500 £82,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +8.70%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in the South West

C++
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C++ in the South West.

Salary trend for C++ in the South West

C++
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing C++ in the South West over the 6 months to 15 July 2024.

Salary histogram for C++ in the South West

C++
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++ within the South West region over the 6 months to 15 July 2024. 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
Jobs
Bristol +32 96 £55,000 -10.20% 25
Dorset +31 76 £60,000 +17.07% 13
Gloucestershire -25 71 £60,000 -12.73% 12
Devon +29 44 £40,000 -15.79% 4
Somerset +6 18 £50,000 -11.50% 2
Wiltshire -19 17 £47,500 - 6
C++
England

C++
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (1.85%) Apache
2 4 (1.23%) Confluence
3 3 (0.93%) WinCC
Applications
1 11 (3.40%) GNU Octave
2 9 (2.78%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.01%) AWS
2 12 (3.70%) Azure
3 5 (1.54%) Azure DevOps
3 5 (1.54%) SaaS
4 4 (1.23%) IaaS
5 3 (0.93%) GCP
5 3 (0.93%) OpenShift
5 3 (0.93%) WhatsApp
6 2 (0.62%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.25%) 5G
2 16 (4.94%) SD-WAN
2 16 (4.94%) WAN
3 15 (4.63%) Internet
4 14 (4.32%) HTTP
5 13 (4.01%) TCP/IP
6 12 (3.70%) Wireshark
7 9 (2.78%) OFDM
8 8 (2.47%) DNS
8 8 (2.47%) SMTP
9 5 (1.54%) Wireless
10 3 (0.93%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.62%) Link 16
12 1 (0.31%) 2G
12 1 (0.31%) 3G
12 1 (0.31%) 4G
12 1 (0.31%) RS-232
12 1 (0.31%) RS-422
12 1 (0.31%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.85%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (1.23%) MongoDB
4 3 (0.93%) SQLite
5 2 (0.62%) Big Data
5 2 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 30 (9.26%) Visual Studio
2 20 (6.17%) Git
3 19 (5.86%) Jenkins
4 13 (4.01%) LabVIEW
5 11 (3.40%) IDA Disassembler
5 11 (3.40%) JIRA
6 8 (2.47%) NetBeans
7 5 (1.54%) Rational DOORS
7 5 (1.54%) Rational Rhapsody
7 5 (1.54%) Subversion
8 3 (0.93%) Bitbucket
8 3 (0.93%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.93%) SonarQube
9 2 (0.62%) Android Studio
9 2 (0.62%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.62%) Cypress.io
9 2 (0.62%) PetaLinux
9 2 (0.62%) Selenium
10 1 (0.31%) GCC
10 1 (0.31%) GDB
General
1 62 (19.14%) Social Skills
2 48 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (11.11%) Electronics
4 22 (6.79%) Marketing
5 20 (6.17%) Automotive
6 18 (5.56%) Manufacturing
7 17 (5.25%) Telecoms
8 16 (4.94%) Aviation
8 16 (4.94%) Presentation Skills
9 12 (3.70%) Finance
10 11 (3.40%) Aerospace
11 9 (2.78%) Legal
12 8 (2.47%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 8 (2.47%) Organisational Skills
13 7 (2.16%) Public Sector
14 4 (1.23%) Games
15 3 (0.93%) Military
16 2 (0.62%) Advertising
16 2 (0.62%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 196 (60.49%) Software Engineer
2 90 (27.78%) C++ Software Engineer
3 75 (23.15%) Senior
4 66 (20.37%) Senior Software Engineer
5 65 (20.06%) Embedded Engineer
6 51 (15.74%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 35 (10.80%) Developer
8 34 (10.49%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 33 (10.19%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 29 (8.95%) Lead
11 23 (7.10%) C Software Engineer
11 23 (7.10%) C/C++ Software Engineer
11 23 (7.10%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
12 19 (5.86%) Senior Embedded Engineer
12 19 (5.86%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
13 15 (4.63%) C++ Developer
13 15 (4.63%) Systems Engineer
14 11 (3.40%) Security Researcher
15 10 (3.09%) Electronics Engineer
15 10 (3.09%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (5.86%) .NET
1 19 (5.86%) HTML
2 14 (4.32%) STL
3 11 (3.40%) Qt
3 11 (3.40%) WPF
4 10 (3.09%) MFC
5 8 (2.47%) .NET Framework
5 8 (2.47%) JavaFX
6 7 (2.16%) ASP.NET
6 7 (2.16%) CSS
7 5 (1.54%) .NET Core
7 5 (1.54%) React
7 5 (1.54%) XML
8 4 (1.23%) Apache NiFi
9 3 (0.93%) Blazor
9 3 (0.93%) Entity Framework
9 3 (0.93%) LESS
10 2 (0.62%) Kafka
10 2 (0.62%) Node.js
10 2 (0.62%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 42 (12.96%) Self-Motivation
2 33 (10.19%) FPGA
3 31 (9.57%) Embedded Systems
4 28 (8.64%) GNSS
5 22 (6.79%) VHDL
6 21 (6.48%) Algorithms
7 16 (4.94%) Robotics
8 10 (3.09%) Hackathon
9 9 (2.78%) PMI
9 9 (2.78%) Renewable Energy
10 8 (2.47%) Cloud Native
10 8 (2.47%) CUDA
10 8 (2.47%) MicroBlaze
10 8 (2.47%) Tandem
11 7 (2.16%) Cyberattack
12 6 (1.85%) Management Information System
12 6 (1.85%) Product Ownership
13 4 (1.23%) Analytical Mindset
13 4 (1.23%) Verilog
14 3 (0.93%) Acoustics
Operating Systems
1 84 (25.93%) Linux
2 57 (17.59%) Windows
3 14 (4.32%) Unix
4 11 (3.40%) Kali Linux
5 5 (1.54%) Android
6 3 (0.93%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 2 (0.62%) AIX
7 2 (0.62%) FreeRTOS
8 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (68.52%) Software Engineering
2 88 (27.16%) Problem-Solving
3 51 (15.74%) Computer Science
4 46 (14.20%) SDLC
5 40 (12.35%) Multithreading
6 36 (11.11%) B2B
6 36 (11.11%) Creative Thinking
7 35 (10.80%) Requirements Analysis
7 35 (10.80%) Signal Processing
8 33 (10.19%) Agile
9 30 (9.26%) Test Automation
10 29 (8.95%) Artificial Intelligence
11 28 (8.64%) Defect Tracking
12 26 (8.02%) UML
13 25 (7.72%) CI/CD
13 25 (7.72%) Project Management
14 23 (7.10%) Innovative Thinking
14 23 (7.10%) Validation
15 21 (6.48%) OO
16 20 (6.17%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 146 (45.06%) C
2 109 (33.64%) Python
3 40 (12.35%) Perl
4 39 (12.04%) C#
5 37 (11.42%) Java
6 36 (11.11%) MATLAB
7 32 (9.88%) Bash
8 23 (7.10%) JavaScript
9 15 (4.63%) SQL
10 11 (3.40%) Tcl
11 10 (3.09%) VB
12 9 (2.78%) Embedded C++
13 8 (2.47%) Fortran
13 8 (2.47%) Rust
14 7 (2.16%) Go
14 7 (2.16%) PowerShell
14 7 (2.16%) Ruby
15 5 (1.54%) Ada
16 4 (1.23%) Embedded C
17 3 (0.93%) PHP
Qualifications
1 82 (25.31%) Degree
2 75 (23.15%) Security Cleared
3 33 (10.19%) DV Cleared
4 28 (8.64%) SC Cleared
5 11 (3.40%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (2.78%) PMI Certification
7 5 (1.54%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.93%) HND
9 2 (0.62%) PhD
10 1 (0.31%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.17%) PMO
2 12 (3.70%) ISO 9001
3 7 (2.16%) TickIT
4 6 (1.85%) Def Stans
4 6 (1.85%) IEC 61508
5 3 (0.93%) IEC 61131
6 1 (0.31%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.31%) QA
System Software
1 29 (8.95%) Firmware
2 26 (8.02%) Embedded Firmware
3 8 (2.47%) Docker
4 4 (1.23%) Lustre
4 4 (1.23%) Slurm Workload Manager
5 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.23%) Kubernetes
2 3 (0.93%) Ansible
3 1 (0.31%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (3.40%) Atlassian
1 11 (3.40%) Microsoft
1 11 (3.40%) Xilinx
2 8 (2.47%) Altera
2 8 (2.47%) Green Hills
2 8 (2.47%) Motorola
2 8 (2.47%) SAP
3 3 (0.93%) Coverity
3 3 (0.93%) Samsung
3 3 (0.93%) Siemens
3 3 (0.93%) Xamarin
4 2 (0.62%) Oracle
5 1 (0.31%) F5
5 1 (0.31%) VMware