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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 17 9 29
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +20
Permanent jobs citing C++ 38 58 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 12.58% 15.06% 7.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.77% 33.14% 12.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37 47 29
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £37,500 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
183 175 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 60.60% 45.45% 55.80%
Number of salaries quoted 165 153 223
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 17 January 2017.

C++ Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for C++.

1 70 (74.47%) Software Engineering
2 69 (73.40%) Java
3 63 (67.02%) Security Cleared
4 62 (65.96%) C#
5 61 (64.89%) Cybersecurity
6 52 (55.32%) Reverse Engineering
7 46 (48.94%) DV Cleared
8 44 (46.81%) C
9 43 (45.74%) Agile Software Development
10 38 (40.43%) Big Data
11 31 (32.98%) Ethical Hacking
11 31 (32.98%) Linux
12 30 (31.91%) Python
13 27 (28.72%) TCP/IP
14 25 (26.60%) Penetration Testing
14 25 (26.60%) Data Mining
14 25 (26.60%) Algorithms
15 19 (20.21%) Android
16 18 (19.15%) Apple iOS
17 15 (15.96%) Objective-C
17 15 (15.96%) MongoDB
17 15 (15.96%) Hadoop
18 14 (14.89%) Threat Detection
19 13 (13.83%) Apache Pig
19 13 (13.83%) Apache Hive
19 13 (13.83%) Test Scripting
19 13 (13.83%) Java EE
19 13 (13.83%) Embedded C
20 12 (12.77%) Embedded C++
20 12 (12.77%) Internet

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 13 (13.83%) Apache Pig
2 12 (12.77%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (5.32%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.13%) Confluence
5 1 (1.06%) Apache
5 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.06%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.26%) GitHub
2 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (28.72%) TCP/IP
2 12 (12.77%) Internet
3 11 (11.70%) Firewall
4 10 (10.64%) Modbus
4 10 (10.64%) RS-485
4 10 (10.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (40.43%) Big Data
2 25 (26.60%) Data Mining
3 15 (15.96%) Hadoop
3 15 (15.96%) MongoDB
4 13 (13.83%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.06%) Apache Accumulo
6 1 (1.06%) MySQL
6 1 (1.06%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.06%) OrientDB
6 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Jenkins
1 3 (3.19%) JIRA
1 3 (3.19%) LoadRunner
1 3 (3.19%) Subversion
2 2 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (2.13%) Bitbucket
2 2 (2.13%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.13%) JUnit
3 1 (1.06%) EasyMock
3 1 (1.06%) JMeter
3 1 (1.06%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.06%) Selenium
3 1 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.06%) WATIR
General
1 12 (12.77%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.06%) Electronics
3 1 (1.06%) Finance
3 1 (1.06%) Games
3 1 (1.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (59.57%) Software Engineer
2 22 (23.40%) Developer
3 18 (19.15%) Java Engineer
3 18 (19.15%) Java Software Engineer
4 15 (15.96%) C++ Software Engineer
5 12 (12.77%) C# Developer
5 12 (12.77%) Research Engineer
6 11 (11.70%) C# Software Engineer
6 11 (11.70%) Embedded Engineer
6 11 (11.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 8 (8.51%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 8 (8.51%) Java Developer
7 8 (8.51%) Senior Software Engineer
8 7 (7.45%) Java Software Developer
9 6 (6.38%) Software Developer
10 5 (5.32%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
11 4 (4.26%) Analyst
11 4 (4.26%) Test Analyst
11 4 (4.26%) Tester
12 3 (3.19%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.83%) Java EE
2 10 (10.64%) STL
3 6 (6.38%) HTML
4 5 (5.32%) CSS
5 4 (4.26%) XML
6 3 (3.19%) Qt
6 3 (3.19%) Spring
7 2 (2.13%) .NET
7 2 (2.13%) EJB
7 2 (2.13%) HTML5
7 2 (2.13%) J2EE
7 2 (2.13%) JSF
8 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.06%) CSS3
8 1 (1.06%) Entity Framework
8 1 (1.06%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.06%) jQuery
8 1 (1.06%) REST
8 1 (1.06%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (26.60%) Algorithms
2 11 (11.70%) Cybercrime
3 10 (10.64%) Device Driver
3 10 (10.64%) Industrial Internet of Things
3 10 (10.64%) Internet of Things
4 7 (7.45%) Cryptography
5 6 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (6.38%) Cyber Attack
5 6 (6.38%) Cyberthreat
6 4 (4.26%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.26%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.13%) Physics
7 2 (2.13%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.06%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.06%) iPhone
8 1 (1.06%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.06%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 31 (32.98%) Linux
2 19 (20.21%) Android
3 18 (19.15%) Apple iOS
4 11 (11.70%) Unix
4 11 (11.70%) Windows
5 7 (7.45%) Mac OS X
6 3 (3.19%) FreeBSD
7 1 (1.06%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (74.47%) Software Engineering
2 61 (64.89%) Cybersecurity
3 52 (55.32%) Reverse Engineering
4 43 (45.74%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (32.98%) Ethical Hacking
6 25 (26.60%) Penetration Testing
7 14 (14.89%) Threat Detection
8 13 (13.83%) Test Scripting
9 11 (11.70%) Mobile Development
10 10 (10.64%) Energy Management
10 10 (10.64%) Multithreading
10 10 (10.64%) Time Management
11 7 (7.45%) OO
11 7 (7.45%) SDLC
12 6 (6.38%) Integration Testing
13 5 (5.32%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (5.32%) Scrum
13 5 (5.32%) Software Architecture
13 5 (5.32%) Systems Analysis
13 5 (5.32%) UML
Programming Languages
1 69 (73.40%) Java
2 62 (65.96%) C#
3 44 (46.81%) C
4 30 (31.91%) Python
5 15 (15.96%) Objective-C
6 13 (13.83%) Embedded C
7 12 (12.77%) Embedded C++
8 9 (9.57%) JavaScript
8 9 (9.57%) Perl
9 6 (6.38%) SQL
10 5 (5.32%) Scala
11 4 (4.26%) Shell Script
11 4 (4.26%) VB
12 3 (3.19%) Bash Shell
12 3 (3.19%) PHP
12 3 (3.19%) PowerShell
13 2 (2.13%) MATLAB
13 2 (2.13%) Ruby
13 2 (2.13%) VBScript
14 1 (1.06%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 63 (67.02%) Security Cleared
2 46 (48.94%) DV Cleared
3 10 (10.64%) CCNA
3 10 (10.64%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (10.64%) CISSP
3 10 (10.64%) GIAC
3 10 (10.64%) Linux+ Certification
3 10 (10.64%) MCSE
3 10 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (10.64%) Network+ Certification
3 10 (10.64%) SANS
3 10 (10.64%) SSCP
4 7 (7.45%) SC Cleared
5 4 (4.26%) CEH
6 3 (3.19%) ISEB
6 3 (3.19%) Sun Certification
7 2 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.32%) MISRA
1 5 (5.32%) MISRA C
2 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) Docker
1 1 (1.06%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (3.19%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.06%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (3.19%) HP
2 2 (2.13%) Epicor
2 2 (2.13%) Oracle
3 1 (1.06%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.06%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (1.06%) Hitachi
3 1 (1.06%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.06%) SAP
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