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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 8 34 28
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -6
Permanent jobs citing C++ 68 26 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 17.13% 6.06% 6.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.83% 10.74% 11.39%
Number of salaries quoted 56 25 13
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,500 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £43,000 £51,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
201 242 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 50.63% 56.41% 59.18%
Number of salaries quoted 163 207 150
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 9 February 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 97 (86.61%) Java
2 81 (72.32%) C#
3 71 (63.39%) C
4 67 (59.82%) Cybersecurity
5 64 (57.14%) Software Engineering
6 59 (52.68%) Reverse Engineering
7 57 (50.89%) Security Cleared
8 55 (49.11%) Big Data
9 53 (47.32%) Linux
10 50 (44.64%) Ethical Hacking
11 45 (40.18%) Objective-C
11 45 (40.18%) DV Cleared
11 45 (40.18%) Android
11 45 (40.18%) Mobile Development
12 44 (39.29%) Telecoms
13 43 (38.39%) Cybercrime
14 40 (35.71%) TCP/IP
15 39 (34.82%) Penetration Testing
16 37 (33.04%) Hadoop
17 36 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
18 35 (31.25%) Java EE
19 34 (30.36%) GIAC
19 34 (30.36%) HTML
20 33 (29.46%) MCSE
20 33 (29.46%) STL
20 33 (29.46%) SSCP
20 33 (29.46%) Firewall
20 33 (29.46%) CCNA
20 33 (29.46%) CISSP
20 33 (29.46%) Cisco Certification

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 33 (29.46%) Apache Pig
2 12 (10.71%) IIS
2 12 (10.71%) WebLogic
3 7 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (4.46%) Confluence
5 2 (1.79%) Apache
5 2 (1.79%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.79%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Changepoint
Communications & Networking
1 40 (35.71%) TCP/IP
2 33 (29.46%) Firewall
3 10 (8.93%) Internet
4 2 (1.79%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.89%) LDAP
5 1 (0.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (49.11%) Big Data
2 37 (33.04%) Hadoop
3 33 (29.46%) Apache Hive
4 13 (11.61%) SQL Server
5 9 (8.04%) MongoDB
6 7 (6.25%) Data Mining
7 6 (5.36%) SQL Server 2000
7 6 (5.36%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.79%) Apache Accumulo
8 2 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.79%) IBM InfoSphere
8 2 (1.79%) Neo4j
8 2 (1.79%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (5.36%) JIRA
3 2 (1.79%) Selenium
4 1 (0.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.89%) JUnit
4 1 (0.89%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.89%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.89%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.89%) WebDriver
General
1 44 (39.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.79%) Finance
3 1 (0.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 47 (41.96%) Software Engineer
2 37 (33.04%) Developer
3 18 (16.07%) Principal Engineer
4 17 (15.18%) Principal Software Engineer
5 16 (14.29%) Consultant
5 16 (14.29%) Software Developer
6 12 (10.71%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
6 12 (10.71%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
6 12 (10.71%) Technical Consultant
7 9 (8.04%) .NET Developer
7 9 (8.04%) C++ Developer
7 9 (8.04%) Java Developer
8 8 (7.14%) Network Operations Specialist
8 8 (7.14%) Network Specialist
9 7 (6.25%) C Developer
9 7 (6.25%) C# Developer
9 7 (6.25%) C/C++ Developer
9 7 (6.25%) C/C++ Software Developer
9 7 (6.25%) C++/Java Developer
9 7 (6.25%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (31.25%) Java EE
2 34 (30.36%) HTML
3 33 (29.46%) STL
4 24 (21.43%) XML
5 21 (18.75%) .NET
6 17 (15.18%) J2EE
7 14 (12.50%) ASP.NET
7 14 (12.50%) Hibernate
7 14 (12.50%) Spring
8 12 (10.71%) ADO.NET
8 12 (10.71%) COM+
8 12 (10.71%) EJB
9 10 (8.93%) HTML5
10 8 (7.14%) jQuery
11 7 (6.25%) REST
12 6 (5.36%) .NET Framework
12 6 (5.36%) Web Services
12 6 (5.36%) WSDL
12 6 (5.36%) XML Schema
12 6 (5.36%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 43 (38.39%) Cybercrime
2 14 (12.50%) Algorithms
2 14 (12.50%) Visualisation
3 12 (10.71%) iPhone
4 10 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (8.93%) Mathematics
5 8 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 8 (7.14%) Physics
6 7 (6.25%) Digital Media
7 6 (5.36%) User Experience
8 5 (4.46%) VHDL
9 2 (1.79%) Internet of Things
9 2 (1.79%) PKI
10 1 (0.89%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.89%) Cyber Attack
10 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 53 (47.32%) Linux
2 45 (40.18%) Android
3 33 (29.46%) Apple iOS
4 21 (18.75%) Windows
5 12 (10.71%) Windows Phone
6 9 (8.04%) Mac OS X
7 7 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (59.82%) Cybersecurity
2 64 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 59 (52.68%) Reverse Engineering
4 50 (44.64%) Ethical Hacking
5 45 (40.18%) Mobile Development
6 39 (34.82%) Penetration Testing
7 36 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (29.46%) Multithreading
9 20 (17.86%) Coaching
10 15 (13.39%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (12.50%) Mentoring
12 13 (11.61%) Android Development
12 13 (11.61%) Automated Testing
12 13 (11.61%) iOS Development
13 12 (10.71%) Integration Testing
13 12 (10.71%) Network Design
13 12 (10.71%) Web Development
14 10 (8.93%) Waterfall
15 9 (8.04%) OO
15 9 (8.04%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 97 (86.61%) Java
2 81 (72.32%) C#
3 71 (63.39%) C
4 45 (40.18%) Objective-C
5 32 (28.57%) Python
6 23 (20.54%) JavaScript
7 20 (17.86%) SQL
8 19 (16.96%) Perl
9 15 (13.39%) Assembly Language
10 14 (12.50%) Ruby
11 12 (10.71%) VB
11 12 (10.71%) VB6
12 5 (4.46%) Scala
13 2 (1.79%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.89%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.89%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (50.89%) Security Cleared
2 45 (40.18%) DV Cleared
3 34 (30.36%) GIAC
4 33 (29.46%) CCNA
4 33 (29.46%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (29.46%) CISSP
4 33 (29.46%) Linux+ Certification
4 33 (29.46%) MCSE
4 33 (29.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 33 (29.46%) SANS
4 33 (29.46%) SSCP
5 24 (21.43%) SC Cleared
6 16 (14.29%) Network+ Certification
7 11 (9.82%) Degree
8 5 (4.46%) CEH
9 3 (2.68%) EC-Council LPT
9 3 (2.68%) ECSA
9 3 (2.68%) EnCE
9 3 (2.68%) GCFA
9 3 (2.68%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.68%) QA
2 1 (0.89%) MISRA
2 1 (0.89%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (1.79%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (5.36%) Atlassian
1 6 (5.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.79%) IBM
2 2 (1.79%) Oracle
2 2 (1.79%) VMware
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 75,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 65,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 75,000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 70,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 15,000 to 30,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 70,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
QA Ltd
Salary: Competitive package + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheltenham
aap3
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Cheltenham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent benefits pa
Posted: 25 days ago