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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 15 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing C++ 35 33 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 13.16% 16.92% 13.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.89% 26.61% 23.50%
Number of salaries quoted 23 33 47
Average salary £32,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £28,000 £28,420
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
176 124 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 66.17% 63.59% 56.34%
Number of salaries quoted 153 116 185
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £28,299
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 20 August 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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++.

1 101 (89.38%) C
2 89 (78.76%) Software Engineering
3 69 (61.06%) Java
4 63 (55.75%) Security Cleared
5 61 (53.98%) Computer Science
6 58 (51.33%) C#
7 44 (38.94%) SQL
8 43 (38.05%) Degree
9 42 (37.17%) Agile Software Development
10 36 (31.86%) J2EE
11 34 (30.09%) Python
12 33 (29.20%) Cyber Security
13 31 (27.43%) Web Development
14 30 (26.55%) WebLogic
15 29 (25.66%) Continuous Integration
15 29 (25.66%) Network Security
15 29 (25.66%) Mobile App
16 28 (24.78%) Android Development
16 28 (24.78%) iOS Development
16 28 (24.78%) Android
16 28 (24.78%) iPhone
16 28 (24.78%) Information Assurance
16 28 (24.78%) Qt
16 28 (24.78%) Spring
16 28 (24.78%) BT
16 28 (24.78%) Hibernate
16 28 (24.78%) EJB
16 28 (24.78%) HTTP
17 27 (23.89%) Aerospace
18 24 (21.24%) Linux

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 30 (26.55%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.77%) Apache
3 1 (0.88%) CMS
3 1 (0.88%) Joomla!
Applications
1 13 (11.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (25.66%) Network Security
2 28 (24.78%) HTTP
3 12 (10.62%) TCP/IP
4 11 (9.73%) Ethernet
5 8 (7.08%) SSL
6 6 (5.31%) Internet
7 3 (2.65%) Wireless
8 2 (1.77%) DHCP
8 2 (1.77%) SAN
9 1 (0.88%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.42%) MySQL
1 5 (4.42%) Hadoop
2 3 (2.65%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.77%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (11.50%) Subversion
2 8 (7.08%) PVCS
3 5 (4.42%) ClearCase
3 5 (4.42%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.54%) SoapUI
5 3 (2.65%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (1.77%) GDB
6 2 (1.77%) WinDbg
6 2 (1.77%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.88%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 27 (23.89%) Aerospace
2 21 (18.58%) Telecoms
3 12 (10.62%) Military
4 8 (7.08%) Electronics
5 3 (2.65%) Automotive
6 1 (0.88%) Legal
6 1 (0.88%) Finance
6 1 (0.88%) Banking
6 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (38.05%) Software Engineer
2 30 (26.55%) Developer
3 17 (15.04%) Graduate
4 14 (12.39%) Development Engineer
5 11 (9.73%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 11 (9.73%) Junior
6 7 (6.19%) Senior Development Engineer
7 6 (5.31%) Graduate Developer
7 6 (5.31%) Software Team Leader
7 6 (5.31%) Team Leader
8 5 (4.42%) C++ Developer
8 5 (4.42%) Integration Manager
8 5 (4.42%) Test Manager
8 5 (4.42%) Junior Software Engineer
9 4 (3.54%) Electronics Engineer
9 4 (3.54%) Design Engineer
10 3 (2.65%) Java Developer
10 3 (2.65%) Senior Developer
10 3 (2.65%) Software Developer
10 3 (2.65%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (31.86%) J2EE
2 28 (24.78%) EJB
2 28 (24.78%) Hibernate
2 28 (24.78%) Spring
2 28 (24.78%) Qt
3 23 (20.35%) HTML
3 23 (20.35%) .NET
4 21 (18.58%) XML
5 14 (12.39%) HTML5
5 14 (12.39%) jQuery
6 5 (4.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (3.54%) ASP.NET
7 4 (3.54%) SOAP
8 3 (2.65%) MFC
9 1 (0.88%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 61 (53.98%) Computer Science
2 29 (25.66%) Mobile App
3 28 (24.78%) iPhone
4 18 (15.93%) Digital Media
5 11 (9.73%) PKI
6 8 (7.08%) CAN bus
6 8 (7.08%) Management Information System
7 6 (5.31%) Embedded Systems
7 6 (5.31%) Firmware
8 2 (1.77%) Physics
9 1 (0.88%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.88%) VHDL
9 1 (0.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 28 (24.78%) Android
2 24 (21.24%) Linux
3 17 (15.04%) Windows
4 3 (2.65%) VxWorks
5 2 (1.77%) HPUX
5 2 (1.77%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (78.76%) Software Engineering
2 42 (37.17%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (29.20%) Cyber Security
4 31 (27.43%) Web Development
5 29 (25.66%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (24.78%) Information Assurance
6 28 (24.78%) Android Development
6 28 (24.78%) iOS Development
7 18 (15.93%) OO
8 16 (14.16%) UML
9 14 (12.39%) MVC
10 11 (9.73%) Time Management
11 10 (8.85%) Information Security
12 9 (7.96%) Configuration Management
12 9 (7.96%) SysML
13 8 (7.08%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (7.08%) Computer Forensics
14 5 (4.42%) Programme Management
14 5 (4.42%) Project Management
14 5 (4.42%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 101 (89.38%) C
2 69 (61.06%) Java
3 58 (51.33%) C#
4 44 (38.94%) SQL
5 34 (30.09%) Python
6 15 (13.27%) Ruby
7 14 (12.39%) Ada
8 9 (7.96%) Assembly Language
9 6 (5.31%) Embedded C
9 6 (5.31%) Embedded C++
9 6 (5.31%) VB.NET
10 5 (4.42%) PHP
10 5 (4.42%) PHP5
11 3 (2.65%) Perl
12 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 63 (55.75%) Security Cleared
2 43 (38.05%) Degree
3 17 (15.04%) DV Cleared
4 6 (5.31%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.65%) PhD
5 3 (2.65%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.65%) TickIT
1 3 (2.65%) IEC 61508
1 3 (2.65%) DO-178B
System Software
1 13 (11.50%) Hyper-V
2 5 (4.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.77%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.77%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.77%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 28 (24.78%) BT
2 14 (12.39%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.19%) VMware
4 2 (1.77%) Brocade
4 2 (1.77%) HP
4 2 (1.77%) Citrix
4 2 (1.77%) NetApp
4 2 (1.77%) Veritas
4 2 (1.77%) Oracle
4 2 (1.77%) JBoss
4 2 (1.77%) Cisco
4 2 (1.77%) Symantec
5 1 (0.88%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.88%) Xilinx
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