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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 14 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 33 33 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 11.46% 17.46% 14.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.75% 27.50% 25.39%
Number of salaries quoted 22 33 49
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,300 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £44,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
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
176 120 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 61.11% 63.49% 55.94%
Number of salaries quoted 156 114 184
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,050 £28,299
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 85 (87.63%) C
2 71 (73.20%) Software Engineering
3 55 (56.70%) C#
4 51 (52.58%) Java
5 49 (50.52%) Security Cleared
6 44 (45.36%) Computer Science
7 37 (38.14%) Degree
8 34 (35.05%) SQL
9 33 (34.02%) Python
10 28 (28.87%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (25.77%) Aerospace
12 23 (23.71%) HTML
13 21 (21.65%) Linux
14 20 (20.62%) XML
15 19 (19.59%) .NET
15 19 (19.59%) J2EE
15 19 (19.59%) Cyber Security
16 18 (18.56%) Qt
16 18 (18.56%) Microsoft
16 18 (18.56%) Web Development
17 17 (17.53%) Continuous Integration
18 16 (16.49%) Network Security
18 16 (16.49%) Android
18 16 (16.49%) iPhone
18 16 (16.49%) Information Assurance
18 16 (16.49%) Android Development
18 16 (16.49%) iOS Development
18 16 (16.49%) DV Cleared
18 16 (16.49%) Mobile App
18 16 (16.49%) Windows

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 16 (16.49%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.06%) CMS
2 2 (2.06%) Joomla!
Applications
1 15 (15.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.49%) HTTP
1 16 (16.49%) Network Security
2 11 (11.34%) TCP/IP
3 9 (9.28%) SSL
3 9 (9.28%) Ethernet
4 4 (4.12%) Internet
5 3 (3.09%) Wireless
6 1 (1.03%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.12%) MySQL
2 3 (3.09%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.06%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.06%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (15.46%) Subversion
2 6 (6.19%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.19%) PVCS
2 6 (6.19%) ClearCase
3 4 (4.12%) SoapUI
4 3 (3.09%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.09%) WinDbg
4 3 (3.09%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (3.09%) GDB
5 2 (2.06%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (1.03%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 25 (25.77%) Aerospace
2 16 (16.49%) Telecoms
3 14 (14.43%) Military
4 9 (9.28%) Electronics
5 3 (3.09%) Automotive
6 2 (2.06%) Finance
6 2 (2.06%) Banking
7 1 (1.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (41.24%) Software Engineer
2 27 (27.84%) Developer
3 17 (17.53%) Graduate
4 11 (11.34%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 10 (10.31%) Junior
6 8 (8.25%) Development Engineer
7 6 (6.19%) C++ Developer
7 6 (6.19%) Graduate Developer
8 5 (5.15%) Electronics Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Design Engineer
9 4 (4.12%) Java Developer
9 4 (4.12%) Integration Manager
9 4 (4.12%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.12%) Test Manager
9 4 (4.12%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.12%) Team Leader
9 4 (4.12%) Senior Development Engineer
9 4 (4.12%) Software Team Leader
10 3 (3.09%) Graduate Software Developer
10 3 (3.09%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (23.71%) HTML
2 20 (20.62%) XML
3 19 (19.59%) .NET
3 19 (19.59%) J2EE
4 18 (18.56%) Qt
5 16 (16.49%) Hibernate
5 16 (16.49%) Spring
5 16 (16.49%) EJB
6 12 (12.37%) jQuery
6 12 (12.37%) HTML5
7 5 (5.15%) MFC
8 4 (4.12%) ASP.NET
8 4 (4.12%) SOAP
8 4 (4.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (2.06%) REST
9 2 (2.06%) STL
9 2 (2.06%) CSS
9 2 (2.06%) COM
9 2 (2.06%) D-Bus
9 2 (2.06%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 44 (45.36%) Computer Science
2 16 (16.49%) iPhone
2 16 (16.49%) Mobile App
3 14 (14.43%) Digital Media
4 12 (12.37%) PKI
5 9 (9.28%) Management Information System
6 7 (7.22%) Embedded Systems
6 7 (7.22%) Firmware
7 6 (6.19%) CAN bus
8 2 (2.06%) VHDL
8 2 (2.06%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (2.06%) CCTV
8 2 (2.06%) Physics
8 2 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.03%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 21 (21.65%) Linux
2 16 (16.49%) Windows
2 16 (16.49%) Android
3 3 (3.09%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (73.20%) Software Engineering
2 28 (28.87%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (19.59%) Cyber Security
4 18 (18.56%) Web Development
5 17 (17.53%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (16.49%) Information Assurance
6 16 (16.49%) OO
6 16 (16.49%) Android Development
6 16 (16.49%) iOS Development
7 15 (15.46%) UML
8 12 (12.37%) MVC
8 12 (12.37%) Information Security
8 12 (12.37%) Time Management
9 10 (10.31%) Configuration Management
10 9 (9.28%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (7.22%) Computer Forensics
11 7 (7.22%) SysML
12 6 (6.19%) Project Management
13 5 (5.15%) RUP
13 5 (5.15%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 85 (87.63%) C
2 55 (56.70%) C#
3 51 (52.58%) Java
4 34 (35.05%) SQL
5 33 (34.02%) Python
6 15 (15.46%) Ada
7 13 (13.40%) Ruby
8 7 (7.22%) Embedded C
8 7 (7.22%) Embedded C++
8 7 (7.22%) VB.NET
9 6 (6.19%) PHP
9 6 (6.19%) Assembly Language
9 6 (6.19%) PHP5
10 2 (2.06%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.03%) Perl
11 1 (1.03%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 49 (50.52%) Security Cleared
2 37 (38.14%) Degree
3 16 (16.49%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.09%) CEH
4 3 (3.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.09%) TickIT
1 3 (3.09%) IEC 61508
1 3 (3.09%) DO-178B
System Software
1 15 (15.46%) Hyper-V
2 6 (6.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (18.56%) Microsoft
2 16 (16.49%) BT
3 6 (6.19%) VMware
4 2 (2.06%) Xilinx
4 2 (2.06%) Oracle
Cheltenham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago