The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cheltenham region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 15 10 16
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing C++ 40 34 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 13.47% 16.83% 10.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.51% 24.11% 16.96%
Number of salaries quoted 28 34 37
Average salary £33,250 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £29,350 £28,299
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
186 141 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 62.63% 69.80% 59.73%
Number of salaries quoted 158 133 202
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,000 £28,299
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C++
Gloucestershire

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 1 August 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 1 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++.

1 100 (86.96%) C
2 93 (80.87%) Software Engineering
3 72 (62.61%) Java
4 64 (55.65%) Computer Science
4 64 (55.65%) Security Cleared
5 60 (52.17%) C#
6 45 (39.13%) SQL
7 44 (38.26%) Degree
8 41 (35.65%) Agile Software Development
9 37 (32.17%) Python
10 36 (31.30%) J2EE
11 32 (27.83%) Cyber Security
12 31 (26.96%) Web Development
13 30 (26.09%) WebLogic
14 29 (25.22%) Aerospace
14 29 (25.22%) Linux
14 29 (25.22%) Continuous Integration
14 29 (25.22%) Network Security
14 29 (25.22%) Qt
14 29 (25.22%) Mobile App
15 28 (24.35%) Android Development
15 28 (24.35%) iOS Development
15 28 (24.35%) Android
15 28 (24.35%) iPhone
15 28 (24.35%) Information Assurance
15 28 (24.35%) Spring
15 28 (24.35%) HTTP
15 28 (24.35%) EJB
15 28 (24.35%) BT
15 28 (24.35%) Hibernate

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (26.09%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.74%) Apache
3 1 (0.87%) CMS
3 1 (0.87%) Joomla!
Applications
1 14 (12.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.87%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (25.22%) Network Security
2 28 (24.35%) HTTP
3 15 (13.04%) TCP/IP
4 11 (9.57%) Ethernet
5 8 (6.96%) SSL
6 7 (6.09%) Internet
7 2 (1.74%) Wireless
7 2 (1.74%) SAN
7 2 (1.74%) DHCP
8 1 (0.87%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.35%) MySQL
1 5 (4.35%) Hadoop
2 3 (2.61%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.74%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (10.43%) Subversion
2 8 (6.96%) PVCS
3 4 (3.48%) SoapUI
3 4 (3.48%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.48%) ClearCase
4 3 (2.61%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (1.74%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (1.74%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.87%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.87%) WinDbg
6 1 (0.87%) GDB
General
1 29 (25.22%) Aerospace
2 22 (19.13%) Telecoms
3 12 (10.43%) Military
4 6 (5.22%) Electronics
5 3 (2.61%) Automotive
6 1 (0.87%) Legal
6 1 (0.87%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (39.13%) Software Engineer
2 30 (26.09%) Developer
3 18 (15.65%) Graduate
4 14 (12.17%) Development Engineer
5 11 (9.57%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 11 (9.57%) Junior
6 7 (6.09%) Graduate Developer
6 7 (6.09%) Junior Software Engineer
6 7 (6.09%) Senior Development Engineer
7 6 (5.22%) Software Team Leader
7 6 (5.22%) Team Leader
8 5 (4.35%) Integration Manager
8 5 (4.35%) Test Manager
9 4 (3.48%) Ethical Hacker
9 4 (3.48%) Tester
9 4 (3.48%) Software Developer
9 4 (3.48%) C++ Developer
9 4 (3.48%) Penetration Tester
9 4 (3.48%) Graduate Software Developer
10 3 (2.61%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (31.30%) J2EE
2 29 (25.22%) Qt
3 28 (24.35%) Spring
3 28 (24.35%) EJB
3 28 (24.35%) Hibernate
4 26 (22.61%) .NET
4 26 (22.61%) HTML
5 21 (18.26%) XML
6 17 (14.78%) jQuery
6 17 (14.78%) HTML5
7 6 (5.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (3.48%) MFC
8 4 (3.48%) ASP.NET
8 4 (3.48%) SOAP
9 1 (0.87%) COM
9 1 (0.87%) STL
9 1 (0.87%) CSS
9 1 (0.87%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.87%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 1 (0.87%) D-Bus
Miscellaneous
1 64 (55.65%) Computer Science
2 29 (25.22%) Mobile App
3 28 (24.35%) iPhone
4 20 (17.39%) Digital Media
5 12 (10.43%) PKI
6 8 (6.96%) CAN bus
6 8 (6.96%) Management Information System
7 5 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (3.48%) Firmware
9 2 (1.74%) Physics
10 1 (0.87%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.87%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 29 (25.22%) Linux
2 28 (24.35%) Android
3 18 (15.65%) Windows
4 3 (2.61%) HPUX
4 3 (2.61%) Solaris
4 3 (2.61%) VxWorks
5 1 (0.87%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (80.87%) Software Engineering
2 41 (35.65%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (27.83%) Cyber Security
4 31 (26.96%) Web Development
5 29 (25.22%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (24.35%) Android Development
6 28 (24.35%) iOS Development
6 28 (24.35%) Information Assurance
7 17 (14.78%) OO
7 17 (14.78%) MVC
8 15 (13.04%) UML
9 12 (10.43%) Time Management
10 10 (8.70%) Computer Forensics
11 9 (7.83%) Information Security
11 9 (7.83%) Configuration Management
11 9 (7.83%) SysML
12 8 (6.96%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (4.35%) OOD
13 5 (4.35%) Programme Management
13 5 (4.35%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 100 (86.96%) C
2 72 (62.61%) Java
3 60 (52.17%) C#
4 45 (39.13%) SQL
5 37 (32.17%) Python
6 18 (15.65%) Ruby
7 13 (11.30%) Ada
8 10 (8.70%) Assembly Language
9 6 (5.22%) VB.NET
10 5 (4.35%) PHP
10 5 (4.35%) Embedded C
10 5 (4.35%) Embedded C++
10 5 (4.35%) PHP5
11 3 (2.61%) Perl
12 2 (1.74%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.87%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.87%) VB
13 1 (0.87%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.87%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 64 (55.65%) Security Cleared
2 44 (38.26%) Degree
3 16 (13.91%) DV Cleared
4 6 (5.22%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.48%) CEH
6 3 (2.61%) PhD
7 1 (0.87%) ISEB
7 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.61%) TickIT
1 3 (2.61%) IEC 61508
1 3 (2.61%) DO-178B
System Software
1 13 (11.30%) Hyper-V
2 5 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.74%) vSphere
3 2 (1.74%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (1.74%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 28 (24.35%) BT
2 15 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.09%) VMware
4 3 (2.61%) HP
4 3 (2.61%) Citrix
5 2 (1.74%) Brocade
5 2 (1.74%) Symantec
5 2 (1.74%) NetApp
5 2 (1.74%) Veritas
5 2 (1.74%) Cisco
5 2 (1.74%) JBoss
5 2 (1.74%) Oracle
6 1 (0.87%) Red Hat
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