The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 16 16 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing C++ 36 42 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 10.81% 13.77% 14.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.05% 23.60% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 36 32 32
Average salary £37,500 £32,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% -19.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £21,050 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
189 178 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 56.76% 58.36% 69.41%
Number of salaries quoted 177 150 142
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £21,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 7 July 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing C++ also 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 that cited C++.

1 52 (73.24%) C#
2 43 (60.56%) Java
3 35 (49.30%) C
4 33 (46.48%) Software Engineering
5 32 (45.07%) HTML
6 26 (36.62%) Cyber Security
7 23 (32.39%) Linux
8 22 (30.99%) OO
9 20 (28.17%) Python
9 20 (28.17%) SQL Server
9 20 (28.17%) JavaScript
10 19 (26.76%) Computer Forensics
11 18 (25.35%) .NET
12 17 (23.94%) SQL
12 17 (23.94%) MVC
12 17 (23.94%) jQuery
12 17 (23.94%) HTML5
13 16 (22.54%) Finance
13 16 (22.54%) Web Services
13 16 (22.54%) Mentoring
14 15 (21.13%) Coaching
14 15 (21.13%) REST
14 15 (21.13%) SQL Server 2012
14 15 (21.13%) XML
14 15 (21.13%) XSL
14 15 (21.13%) XSLT
14 15 (21.13%) IIS
14 15 (21.13%) XHTML
14 15 (21.13%) T-SQL
14 15 (21.13%) VB

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing C++ also 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 that cited C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (21.13%) IIS
2 1 (1.41%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 15 (21.13%) Changepoint
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.13%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.41%) 3G
2 1 (1.41%) 2G
2 1 (1.41%) 2.5G
2 1 (1.41%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.41%) SDH
2 1 (1.41%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.17%) SQL Server
2 15 (21.13%) SQL Server 2000
2 15 (21.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 15 (21.13%) SQL Server 2005
2 15 (21.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 15 (21.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (9.86%) MySQL
4 3 (4.23%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.82%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (21.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (14.08%) Subversion
3 3 (4.23%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.41%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.41%) Xcode
4 1 (1.41%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.41%) Gerrit
4 1 (1.41%) GCC
4 1 (1.41%) GDB
4 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (22.54%) Finance
2 7 (9.86%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.45%) Games
4 5 (7.04%) Aerospace
5 4 (5.63%) Avionics
6 2 (2.82%) Electronics
7 1 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.41%) Banking
7 1 (1.41%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (73.24%) Developer
2 34 (47.89%) Software Developer
2 34 (47.89%) Software Engineer
3 11 (15.49%) Programmer
4 7 (9.86%) Trainer
4 7 (9.86%) Software Programmer
5 6 (8.45%) Graduate Software Developer
5 6 (8.45%) Graduate Developer
5 6 (8.45%) Graduate
6 4 (5.63%) Java Developer
6 4 (5.63%) .NET Developer
6 4 (5.63%) Java Programmer
7 3 (4.23%) Junior Software Developer
7 3 (4.23%) C++ Developer
7 3 (4.23%) C# Developer
7 3 (4.23%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Junior
7 3 (4.23%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Junior Developer
8 2 (2.82%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (45.07%) HTML
2 18 (25.35%) .NET
3 17 (23.94%) jQuery
3 17 (23.94%) HTML5
4 16 (22.54%) Web Services
5 15 (21.13%) XML
5 15 (21.13%) XSL
5 15 (21.13%) XSLT
5 15 (21.13%) XHTML
5 15 (21.13%) WSDL
5 15 (21.13%) XML Schema
5 15 (21.13%) ASP.NET
5 15 (21.13%) COM+
5 15 (21.13%) REST
5 15 (21.13%) LINQ
5 15 (21.13%) .NET Framework
6 9 (12.68%) J2EE
7 8 (11.27%) Qt
8 6 (8.45%) ADO.NET
9 5 (7.04%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.04%) Digital Media
2 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.41%) SCADA
3 1 (1.41%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 23 (32.39%) Linux
2 9 (12.68%) Windows
3 1 (1.41%) UNIX
3 1 (1.41%) VxWorks
3 1 (1.41%) Mac OS
3 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (46.48%) Software Engineering
2 26 (36.62%) Cyber Security
3 22 (30.99%) OO
4 19 (26.76%) Computer Forensics
5 17 (23.94%) MVC
6 16 (22.54%) Mentoring
7 15 (21.13%) Coaching
7 15 (21.13%) Performance Testing
7 15 (21.13%) Load Testing
8 9 (12.68%) OOD
9 8 (11.27%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (11.27%) SDLC
10 7 (9.86%) Digital Signal Processing
10 7 (9.86%) Signal Processing
10 7 (9.86%) TDD
11 5 (7.04%) OOP
12 2 (2.82%) UML
12 2 (2.82%) Continuous Integration
13 1 (1.41%) Reverse Engineering
13 1 (1.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 52 (73.24%) C#
2 43 (60.56%) Java
3 35 (49.30%) C
4 20 (28.17%) Python
4 20 (28.17%) JavaScript
5 17 (23.94%) SQL
6 15 (21.13%) T-SQL
6 15 (21.13%) VB
6 15 (21.13%) PHP
6 15 (21.13%) Assembly Language
6 15 (21.13%) VB6
6 15 (21.13%) Ruby
7 2 (2.82%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.82%) Embedded C
7 2 (2.82%) Perl
8 1 (1.41%) VC++
8 1 (1.41%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.41%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.41%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.41%) Ada
Qualifications
1 5 (7.04%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.63%) Degree
3 2 (2.82%) PhD
3 2 (2.82%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.86%) QA
2 3 (4.23%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle
1 1 (1.41%) IBM
1 1 (1.41%) TIBCO
1 1 (1.41%) Green Hills
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