The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Taunton with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Somerset / Taunton
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 26 17
Rank change year-on-year -2 -9  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 2.13% 3.00% 1.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.33% 4.48% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Median salary £29,750 £40,063 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.74% -19.87%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

C++ is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Taunton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Taunton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 86 67 25
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton 91.49% 67.00% 49.02%
Number of salaries quoted 64 54 21
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +26.98%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,075 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £44,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Taunton citing C++ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Taunton

C++
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Salary trend for C++ in Taunton

C++
Salary Histogram in Taunton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Taunton over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Taunton

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Taunton region with a requirement for C++.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
3 5 (71.43%) OO
4 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
5 3 (42.86%) TDD
5 3 (42.86%) Subversion
5 3 (42.86%) WPF
5 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
5 3 (42.86%) TeamCity
5 3 (42.86%) MVVM
5 3 (42.86%) Entity Framework
5 3 (42.86%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 3 (42.86%) Electronics
5 3 (42.86%) OOD
5 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 3 (42.86%) OOP
5 3 (42.86%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (42.86%) C
5 3 (42.86%) HTML
5 3 (42.86%) Java
5 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 3 (42.86%) SQL
5 3 (42.86%) VB
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 2 (28.57%) IIS
6 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 2 (28.57%) Windows

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton 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 2 (28.57%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Subversion
1 3 (42.86%) TeamCity
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) C# Software Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior C# Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 3 (42.86%) Entity Framework
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 3 (42.86%) WPF
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (28.57%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) MVVM
3 3 (42.86%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (42.86%) OOD
3 3 (42.86%) OOP
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) ETL
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) VB
3 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle