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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Somerset / Taunton
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 17 12
Rank change year-on-year -10 -5  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 5 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 5.43% 13.00% 7.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.25% 21.67% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 3
Median salary £42,000 £37,500 £33,768
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% +11.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £33,800 £28,754
10% offered a salary of more than £46,400 £52,000 £33,954
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 69 60 16
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton 75.00% 60.00% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 45 59 15
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +10.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (82.35%) HTML
2 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
3 13 (76.47%) SQL
3 13 (76.47%) ASP.NET
3 13 (76.47%) Windows
3 13 (76.47%) Oracle
3 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
3 13 (76.47%) Scrum
3 13 (76.47%) Unit Testing
4 12 (70.59%) C#
5 11 (64.71%) ETL
5 11 (64.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (64.71%) MongoDB
5 11 (64.71%) NoSQL
6 7 (41.18%) Java
7 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
8 4 (23.53%) OO
9 3 (17.65%) ITIL
9 3 (17.65%) OOD
9 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
9 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
9 3 (17.65%) Electronics
9 3 (17.65%) C
9 3 (17.65%) IIS
9 3 (17.65%) OOP
9 3 (17.65%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (17.65%) VB
9 3 (17.65%) Entity Framework

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 3 (17.65%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 11 (64.71%) MongoDB
2 11 (64.71%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (17.65%) Subversion
2 3 (17.65%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (17.65%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Senior Software Engineer
1 16 (94.12%) Software Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) .NET Software Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Java Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Java Software Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Senior Java Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) C# Software Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior C# Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (82.35%) HTML
3 13 (76.47%) ASP.NET
4 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
5 3 (17.65%) Entity Framework
5 3 (17.65%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 3 (17.65%) WPF
6 1 (5.88%) CSS
6 1 (5.88%) HTML5
6 1 (5.88%) Java SE
6 1 (5.88%) XML
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (76.47%) Scrum
2 13 (76.47%) Unit Testing
3 11 (64.71%) ETL
4 4 (23.53%) OO
5 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL
5 3 (17.65%) MVVM
5 3 (17.65%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (17.65%) OOD
5 3 (17.65%) OOP
5 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
5 3 (17.65%) TDD
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) JavaScript
2 13 (76.47%) SQL
3 12 (70.59%) C#
4 7 (41.18%) Java
5 3 (17.65%) C
5 3 (17.65%) VB
6 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Oracle