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 11 July 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 17 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing C++ 39 32 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 13.13% 14.48% 11.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.41% 20.92% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 28 32 39
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £32,500 £29,660
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
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
174 153 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 58.59% 69.23% 65.54%
Number of salaries quoted 147 142 220
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,850 £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 11 July 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 92 (85.98%) C
2 90 (84.11%) Software Engineering
3 71 (66.36%) Java
4 64 (59.81%) Computer Science
5 62 (57.94%) Security Cleared
6 53 (49.53%) C#
7 43 (40.19%) SQL
8 42 (39.25%) Degree
9 40 (37.38%) Agile Software Development
10 36 (33.64%) J2EE
11 33 (30.84%) Python
12 32 (29.91%) Cyber Security
13 30 (28.04%) Web Development
13 30 (28.04%) WebLogic
14 29 (27.10%) Network Security
14 29 (27.10%) Qt
14 29 (27.10%) Mobile App
15 28 (26.17%) Android Development
15 28 (26.17%) iOS Development
15 28 (26.17%) Android
15 28 (26.17%) iPhone
15 28 (26.17%) Information Assurance
15 28 (26.17%) Continuous Integration
15 28 (26.17%) EJB
15 28 (26.17%) HTTP
15 28 (26.17%) Spring
15 28 (26.17%) BT
15 28 (26.17%) Hibernate
16 27 (25.23%) Aerospace
16 27 (25.23%) Linux

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 (28.04%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.87%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (11.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.93%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 29 (27.10%) Network Security
2 28 (26.17%) HTTP
3 14 (13.08%) TCP/IP
4 9 (8.41%) Ethernet
5 7 (6.54%) SSL
5 7 (6.54%) Internet
6 2 (1.87%) DHCP
6 2 (1.87%) SAN
7 1 (0.93%) LAN
7 1 (0.93%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.67%) Hadoop
2 4 (3.74%) MySQL
3 3 (2.80%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.87%) Apache Accumulo
5 1 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (9.35%) Subversion
2 8 (7.48%) PVCS
3 4 (3.74%) SoapUI
4 3 (2.80%) ClearCase
4 3 (2.80%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.80%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (1.87%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (1.87%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.93%) Eclipse
General
1 27 (25.23%) Aerospace
2 22 (20.56%) Telecoms
3 10 (9.35%) Military
4 4 (3.74%) Electronics
5 1 (0.93%) Automotive
5 1 (0.93%) Legal
5 1 (0.93%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (39.25%) Software Engineer
2 27 (25.23%) Developer
3 18 (16.82%) Graduate
4 14 (13.08%) Development Engineer
5 11 (10.28%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 10 (9.35%) Junior
7 7 (6.54%) Graduate Developer
7 7 (6.54%) Junior Software Engineer
7 7 (6.54%) Senior Development Engineer
8 6 (5.61%) Team Leader
8 6 (5.61%) Software Team Leader
9 5 (4.67%) Test Manager
9 5 (4.67%) Integration Manager
10 4 (3.74%) Tester
10 4 (3.74%) Ethical Hacker
10 4 (3.74%) Penetration Tester
11 3 (2.80%) Graduate Software Developer
11 3 (2.80%) Junior Developer
11 3 (2.80%) Software Developer
11 3 (2.80%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (33.64%) J2EE
2 29 (27.10%) Qt
3 28 (26.17%) Hibernate
3 28 (26.17%) Spring
3 28 (26.17%) EJB
4 24 (22.43%) .NET
5 23 (21.50%) HTML
6 20 (18.69%) XML
7 17 (15.89%) jQuery
8 16 (14.95%) HTML5
9 6 (5.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (3.74%) SOAP
10 4 (3.74%) ASP.NET
11 2 (1.87%) MFC
11 2 (1.87%) .NET Framework
12 1 (0.93%) D-Bus
12 1 (0.93%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 1 (0.93%) COM
12 1 (0.93%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 64 (59.81%) Computer Science
2 29 (27.10%) Mobile App
3 28 (26.17%) iPhone
4 20 (18.69%) Digital Media
5 11 (10.28%) PKI
6 8 (7.48%) CAN bus
7 7 (6.54%) Management Information System
8 5 (4.67%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.87%) Firmware
9 2 (1.87%) Physics
10 1 (0.93%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.93%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 28 (26.17%) Android
2 27 (25.23%) Linux
3 15 (14.02%) Windows
4 3 (2.80%) HPUX
4 3 (2.80%) Solaris
4 3 (2.80%) VxWorks
5 1 (0.93%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (84.11%) Software Engineering
2 40 (37.38%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (29.91%) Cyber Security
4 30 (28.04%) Web Development
5 28 (26.17%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (26.17%) Android Development
5 28 (26.17%) iOS Development
5 28 (26.17%) Information Assurance
6 17 (15.89%) MVC
7 15 (14.02%) UML
7 15 (14.02%) OO
8 11 (10.28%) Time Management
9 10 (9.35%) Computer Forensics
10 9 (8.41%) SysML
11 8 (7.48%) Configuration Management
12 7 (6.54%) Information Security
12 7 (6.54%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (4.67%) Programme Management
13 5 (4.67%) OOD
13 5 (4.67%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 92 (85.98%) C
2 71 (66.36%) Java
3 53 (49.53%) C#
4 43 (40.19%) SQL
5 33 (30.84%) Python
6 17 (15.89%) Ruby
7 13 (12.15%) Ada
8 9 (8.41%) Assembly Language
9 5 (4.67%) VB.NET
10 4 (3.74%) PHP
10 4 (3.74%) PHP5
11 3 (2.80%) Embedded C
11 3 (2.80%) Embedded C++
12 2 (1.87%) Perl
13 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.93%) VB
13 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 62 (57.94%) Security Cleared
2 42 (39.25%) Degree
3 14 (13.08%) DV Cleared
4 6 (5.61%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.74%) CEH
6 3 (2.80%) PhD
7 1 (0.93%) ISEB
7 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.80%) TickIT
1 3 (2.80%) IEC 61508
1 3 (2.80%) DO-178B
System Software
1 11 (10.28%) Hyper-V
2 4 (3.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.87%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.87%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.87%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 28 (26.17%) BT
2 13 (12.15%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.61%) VMware
4 3 (2.80%) HP
4 3 (2.80%) Citrix
5 2 (1.87%) NetApp
5 2 (1.87%) Veritas
5 2 (1.87%) Brocade
5 2 (1.87%) Oracle
5 2 (1.87%) JBoss
5 2 (1.87%) Cisco
5 2 (1.87%) Symantec
6 1 (0.93%) Red Hat
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £350 - £460 per day
Posted: 8 days ago