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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 30 17 7
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -10
Permanent jobs citing C++ 30 39 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 6.36% 13.40% 21.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.45% 20.21% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 27 35 59
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £33,500 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,000 £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
262 193 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 55.51% 66.32% 70.33%
Number of salaries quoted 227 176 179
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 22 December 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 43 (68.25%) Software Engineering
2 36 (57.14%) C#
3 35 (55.56%) C
4 28 (44.44%) OO
5 23 (36.51%) Windows
5 23 (36.51%) Linux
6 20 (31.75%) Java
6 20 (31.75%) Subversion
7 18 (28.57%) OOD
8 17 (26.98%) Degree
9 14 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 14 (22.22%) Python
9 14 (22.22%) Qt
9 14 (22.22%) Signal Processing
10 13 (20.63%) Digital Signal Processing
10 13 (20.63%) HTML
11 11 (17.46%) Cyber Security
12 10 (15.87%) DV Cleared
12 10 (15.87%) Security Cleared
12 10 (15.87%) Hyper-V
12 10 (15.87%) SQL
12 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
12 10 (15.87%) Military
12 10 (15.87%) Information Security
13 9 (14.29%) Aerospace
14 8 (12.70%) Electronics
14 8 (12.70%) Embedded C++
15 7 (11.11%) TCP/IP
15 7 (11.11%) .NET
16 6 (9.52%) XML

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 2 (3.17%) CMS
1 2 (3.17%) Joomla!
Applications
1 10 (15.87%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 6 (9.52%) SSL
3 4 (6.35%) Wireless
4 3 (4.76%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.59%) LAN
5 1 (1.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.35%) MySQL
2 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.17%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.17%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 20 (31.75%) Subversion
2 5 (7.94%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.35%) WinDbg
3 4 (6.35%) ClearCase
3 4 (6.35%) GDB
4 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.59%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (15.87%) Military
2 9 (14.29%) Aerospace
3 8 (12.70%) Electronics
4 3 (4.76%) Automotive
5 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.17%) Finance
5 2 (3.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (63.49%) Software Engineer
2 24 (38.10%) Developer
3 19 (30.16%) C++ Software Engineer
4 15 (23.81%) Software Developer
4 15 (23.81%) C++ Developer
5 11 (17.46%) C++ Software Developer
6 8 (12.70%) Junior
7 6 (9.52%) Programmer
7 6 (9.52%) C++ Programmer
7 6 (9.52%) Software Programmer
8 5 (7.94%) Design Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) Electronics Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Security Specialist
9 4 (6.35%) Graduate
9 4 (6.35%) Senior Developer
9 4 (6.35%) Cyber Security Specialist
10 3 (4.76%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Junior Software Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Java Developer
11 2 (3.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.22%) Qt
2 13 (20.63%) HTML
3 7 (11.11%) .NET
4 6 (9.52%) XML
5 5 (7.94%) MFC
5 5 (7.94%) HTML5
5 5 (7.94%) jQuery
6 4 (6.35%) REST
7 2 (3.17%) D-Bus
7 2 (3.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 2 (3.17%) COM
7 2 (3.17%) CSS
7 2 (3.17%) STL
7 2 (3.17%) J2EE
8 1 (1.59%) WCF
8 1 (1.59%) WPF
8 1 (1.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) Management Information System
1 6 (9.52%) PKI
2 5 (7.94%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.35%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (6.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (6.35%) VHDL
4 3 (4.76%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.17%) Verilog
5 2 (3.17%) CCTV
5 2 (3.17%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.17%) Physics
6 1 (1.59%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 23 (36.51%) Windows
1 23 (36.51%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (68.25%) Software Engineering
2 28 (44.44%) OO
3 18 (28.57%) OOD
4 14 (22.22%) Signal Processing
5 13 (20.63%) Digital Signal Processing
6 11 (17.46%) Cyber Security
7 10 (15.87%) Information Security
8 6 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (9.52%) Configuration Management
8 6 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (9.52%) Time Management
9 4 (6.35%) Reverse Engineering
9 4 (6.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 3 (4.76%) Computer Forensics
10 3 (4.76%) Project Management
10 3 (4.76%) MVC
10 3 (4.76%) RUP
10 3 (4.76%) UML
10 3 (4.76%) Multithreading
10 3 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 36 (57.14%) C#
2 35 (55.56%) C
3 20 (31.75%) Java
4 14 (22.22%) Python
5 10 (15.87%) SQL
6 8 (12.70%) Embedded C++
7 6 (9.52%) Ruby
7 6 (9.52%) Embedded C
8 3 (4.76%) Assembly Language
8 3 (4.76%) Ada
9 2 (3.17%) PHP5
9 2 (3.17%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.17%) PHP
9 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.59%) Perl
10 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (26.98%) Degree
2 10 (15.87%) DV Cleared
2 10 (15.87%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (15.87%) Hyper-V
2 5 (7.94%) Firmware
3 4 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.35%) VMware
2 4 (6.35%) Xilinx
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle
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