The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 21 16 26
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs citing C++ 38 38 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 10.24% 11.48% 7.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.27% 22.35% 13.62%
Number of salaries quoted 38 26 27
Median salary £50,000 £70,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +75.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £38,750 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
C++
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Programming Languages Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
220 170 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 59.30% 51.36% 53.78%
Number of salaries quoted 200 143 200
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheltenham region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

C++
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

C++ Salary Trend in Cheltenham

C++
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for C++.

1 65 (66.33%) Java
2 64 (65.31%) Security Cleared
3 63 (64.29%) Software Engineering
4 56 (57.14%) C#
5 55 (56.12%) Cybersecurity
6 50 (51.02%) C
7 49 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
8 47 (47.96%) DV Cleared
9 42 (42.86%) Linux
10 40 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
11 37 (37.76%) Big Data
12 32 (32.65%) Python
13 31 (31.63%) Ethical Hacking
14 25 (25.51%) TCP/IP
14 25 (25.51%) Penetration Testing
15 23 (23.47%) Algorithms
16 21 (21.43%) Android
16 21 (21.43%) Data Mining
16 21 (21.43%) Objective-C
17 19 (19.39%) Apple iOS
18 16 (16.33%) Hadoop
18 16 (16.33%) Windows
19 14 (14.29%) Firewall
19 14 (14.29%) Apache Hive
19 14 (14.29%) Apache Pig
19 14 (14.29%) Mobile Development
20 13 (13.27%) Cybercrime
20 13 (13.27%) MongoDB
20 13 (13.27%) Internet
21 12 (12.24%) Embedded C

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 14 (14.29%) Apache Pig
2 10 (10.20%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (5.10%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.02%) Apache
4 1 (1.02%) Confluence
4 1 (1.02%) IIS
4 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.02%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Acrobat
1 1 (1.02%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.02%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.02%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.02%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.06%) GitHub
2 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (25.51%) TCP/IP
2 14 (14.29%) Firewall
3 13 (13.27%) Internet
4 10 (10.20%) Modbus
4 10 (10.20%) RS-485
4 10 (10.20%) Wireless
5 2 (2.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (37.76%) Big Data
2 21 (21.43%) Data Mining
3 16 (16.33%) Hadoop
4 14 (14.29%) Apache Hive
5 13 (13.27%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.02%) Apache Accumulo
6 1 (1.02%) MS Access
6 1 (1.02%) MySQL
6 1 (1.02%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.02%) OrientDB
6 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.02%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.06%) LoadRunner
1 3 (3.06%) Subversion
2 2 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (2.04%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.04%) JIRA
3 1 (1.02%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.02%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (1.02%) EasyMock
3 1 (1.02%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.02%) JMeter
3 1 (1.02%) JUnit
3 1 (1.02%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.02%) Selenium
3 1 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.02%) WATIR
General
1 12 (12.24%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.10%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.04%) Electronics
4 1 (1.02%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.02%) Games
4 1 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 52 (53.06%) Software Engineer
2 20 (20.41%) Developer
3 14 (14.29%) Java Engineer
3 14 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
4 13 (13.27%) C++ Software Engineer
5 12 (12.24%) Embedded Engineer
6 11 (11.22%) C# Developer
7 10 (10.20%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 9 (9.18%) C# Software Engineer
9 8 (8.16%) Research Engineer
9 8 (8.16%) Senior Software Engineer
10 7 (7.14%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 7 (7.14%) Software Developer
11 6 (6.12%) Analyst
12 5 (5.10%) Java Developer
12 5 (5.10%) Java Software Developer
12 5 (5.10%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
12 5 (5.10%) Test Analyst
13 4 (4.08%) C++ Developer
13 4 (4.08%) Engineering Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.24%) Java EE
2 11 (11.22%) STL
3 6 (6.12%) HTML
4 4 (4.08%) CSS
4 4 (4.08%) Qt
5 3 (3.06%) .NET
5 3 (3.06%) XML
6 2 (2.04%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.04%) EJB
6 2 (2.04%) Spring
7 1 (1.02%) ADO.NET
7 1 (1.02%) COM+
7 1 (1.02%) CSS3
7 1 (1.02%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.02%) HTML5
7 1 (1.02%) J2EE
7 1 (1.02%) jQuery
7 1 (1.02%) JSF
7 1 (1.02%) REST
7 1 (1.02%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.47%) Algorithms
2 13 (13.27%) Cybercrime
3 10 (10.20%) Device Driver
3 10 (10.20%) Internet of Things
4 8 (8.16%) Computer Science
4 8 (8.16%) Cryptography
5 7 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (7.14%) Cyber Attack
6 6 (6.12%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (3.06%) Visualisation
8 2 (2.04%) iPhone
8 2 (2.04%) Mathematics
8 2 (2.04%) Physics
9 1 (1.02%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.02%) Graphic Design
9 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.02%) User Experience
9 1 (1.02%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 42 (42.86%) Linux
2 21 (21.43%) Android
3 19 (19.39%) Apple iOS
4 16 (16.33%) Windows
5 12 (12.24%) Unix
6 9 (9.18%) Mac OS X
7 2 (2.04%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.02%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (64.29%) Software Engineering
2 55 (56.12%) Cybersecurity
3 49 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 40 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (31.63%) Ethical Hacking
6 25 (25.51%) Penetration Testing
7 14 (14.29%) Mobile Development
8 12 (12.24%) Threat Detection
9 11 (11.22%) Multithreading
9 11 (11.22%) Test Scripting
10 10 (10.20%) Energy Management
10 10 (10.20%) Time Management
11 8 (8.16%) SDLC
12 7 (7.14%) Automated Testing
12 7 (7.14%) Integration Testing
12 7 (7.14%) OO
13 5 (5.10%) Scrum
13 5 (5.10%) Software Architecture
13 5 (5.10%) Systems Analysis
13 5 (5.10%) UML
Programming Languages
1 65 (66.33%) Java
2 56 (57.14%) C#
3 50 (51.02%) C
4 32 (32.65%) Python
5 21 (21.43%) Objective-C
6 12 (12.24%) Embedded C
7 11 (11.22%) Embedded C++
8 8 (8.16%) JavaScript
9 7 (7.14%) SQL
10 5 (5.10%) Perl
10 5 (5.10%) Scala
11 3 (3.06%) Bash Shell
11 3 (3.06%) PHP
11 3 (3.06%) Shell Script
11 3 (3.06%) VB
12 2 (2.04%) Ruby
13 1 (1.02%) Go
13 1 (1.02%) MATLAB
13 1 (1.02%) PowerShell
13 1 (1.02%) R
Qualifications
1 64 (65.31%) Security Cleared
2 47 (47.96%) DV Cleared
3 11 (11.22%) CCNA
3 11 (11.22%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (11.22%) CISSP
3 11 (11.22%) GIAC
3 11 (11.22%) Linux+ Certification
3 11 (11.22%) MCSE
3 11 (11.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (11.22%) Network+ Certification
3 11 (11.22%) SANS
3 11 (11.22%) SSCP
4 8 (8.16%) SC Cleared
5 7 (7.14%) Degree
6 5 (5.10%) CEH
7 4 (4.08%) Sun Certification
8 3 (3.06%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.10%) MISRA
1 5 (5.10%) MISRA C
2 2 (2.04%) QA
3 1 (1.02%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.02%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (3.06%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.02%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (3.06%) HP
2 2 (2.04%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.04%) Oracle
3 1 (1.02%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (1.02%) EMC
3 1 (1.02%) Epicor
3 1 (1.02%) Hitachi
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