The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Developer
Rank 50 51 38
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 7 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.77% 2.52% 3.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.90% 2.62% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 3
Average salary £49,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.50% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
C++ Developer
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
369 420 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 93.42% 96.11% 92.37%
Number of salaries quoted 236 352 216
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ Developer in the job title across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

C++ Developer
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

C++ Developer Salary Trend in Cheltenham

C++ Developer
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Developer across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

C++ Developer Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region that cited C++ Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with C++ Developer in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) C++
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) C
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) DV Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
3 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
3 7 (77.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (77.78%) Waterfall
3 7 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (77.78%) Mac OS X
3 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (77.78%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
5 3 (33.33%) VHDL
5 3 (33.33%) Atlassian
5 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (33.33%) Ruby
5 3 (33.33%) Perl
5 3 (33.33%) Open Source
5 3 (33.33%) Confluence
5 3 (33.33%) OpenCL
5 3 (33.33%) Scala
5 3 (33.33%) JIRA
6 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (22.22%) C#
7 1 (11.11%) SSCP
7 1 (11.11%) Firewall
7 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
7 1 (11.11%) Network+ Certification

C++ Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region that cited C++ Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with C++ Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) Confluence
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Hive
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) OpenCL
2 1 (11.11%) Java EE
2 1 (11.11%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) VHDL
3 1 (11.11%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Mac OS X
2 7 (77.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Android
3 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (77.78%) Waterfall
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (33.33%) Open Source
4 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (11.11%) Coaching
5 1 (11.11%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
5 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
5 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C++
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) C
3 3 (33.33%) Perl
3 3 (33.33%) Ruby
3 3 (33.33%) Scala
4 2 (22.22%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) DV Cleared
1 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) CISSP
3 1 (11.11%) GIAC
3 1 (11.11%) Linux+ Certification
3 1 (11.11%) MCSE
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (11.11%) SANS
3 1 (11.11%) SSCP
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Atlassian