The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 20 7 32
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +25
Permanent jobs citing C++ 31 71 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 12.55% 17.32% 6.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.25% 33.81% 10.96%
Number of salaries quoted 29 61 24
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
161 210 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 65.18% 51.22% 57.72%
Number of salaries quoted 128 166 196
Median salary £47,500 £49,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.06% +22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheltenham region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 February 2017.

C++ Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for C++.

1 58 (79.45%) Java
2 54 (73.97%) Software Engineering
3 52 (71.23%) C#
4 51 (69.86%) Cybersecurity
5 50 (68.49%) Security Cleared
6 38 (52.05%) Reverse Engineering
7 36 (49.32%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (46.58%) DV Cleared
9 28 (38.36%) Big Data
9 28 (38.36%) C
10 23 (31.51%) Python
11 22 (30.14%) Linux
12 20 (27.40%) TCP/IP
13 19 (26.03%) Data Mining
13 19 (26.03%) Algorithms
14 18 (24.66%) Penetration Testing
15 17 (23.29%) Ethical Hacking
15 17 (23.29%) Android
16 16 (21.92%) Apple iOS
17 11 (15.07%) Telecoms
17 11 (15.07%) MongoDB
17 11 (15.07%) Elasticsearch
18 10 (13.70%) Test Scripting
18 10 (13.70%) Perl
18 10 (13.70%) Objective-C
18 10 (13.70%) Java EE
19 9 (12.33%) JavaScript
19 9 (12.33%) Unix
19 9 (12.33%) Internet
19 9 (12.33%) SDLC

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (15.07%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (9.59%) Apache Pig
3 2 (2.74%) Confluence
4 1 (1.37%) Apache
4 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.22%) GitHub
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (27.40%) TCP/IP
2 9 (12.33%) Internet
3 7 (9.59%) Firewall
4 6 (8.22%) Modbus
4 6 (8.22%) RS-485
4 6 (8.22%) Wireless
5 1 (1.37%) Network Security
5 1 (1.37%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (38.36%) Big Data
2 19 (26.03%) Data Mining
3 11 (15.07%) MongoDB
4 7 (9.59%) Apache Hive
4 7 (9.59%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.37%) MySQL
6 1 (1.37%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.37%) OrientDB
6 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.11%) LoadRunner
2 2 (2.74%) Bitbucket
2 2 (2.74%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.74%) JIRA
2 2 (2.74%) JUnit
2 2 (2.74%) Subversion
3 1 (1.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.37%) EasyMock
3 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.37%) Metasploit
3 1 (1.37%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (15.07%) Telecoms
2 8 (10.96%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.11%) Electronics
3 3 (4.11%) Finance
3 3 (4.11%) Marketing
4 1 (1.37%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 41 (56.16%) Software Engineer
2 20 (27.40%) Developer
3 18 (24.66%) Java Engineer
3 18 (24.66%) Java Software Engineer
4 16 (21.92%) Research Engineer
5 12 (16.44%) C++ Software Engineer
6 11 (15.07%) C# Developer
7 10 (13.70%) Java Developer
8 9 (12.33%) C# Software Engineer
8 9 (12.33%) Java Software Developer
9 8 (10.96%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 7 (9.59%) Embedded Engineer
10 7 (9.59%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 5 (6.85%) Senior Software Engineer
12 4 (5.48%) Analyst
12 4 (5.48%) Cybersecurity Engineer
12 4 (5.48%) Security Engineer
12 4 (5.48%) Security Researcher
12 4 (5.48%) Test Analyst
12 4 (5.48%) Vulnerability Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.70%) Java EE
2 7 (9.59%) STL
3 6 (8.22%) XML
4 5 (6.85%) HTML
5 4 (5.48%) CSS
5 4 (5.48%) J2EE
6 3 (4.11%) Spring
7 2 (2.74%) EJB
7 2 (2.74%) HTML5
7 2 (2.74%) JSF
7 2 (2.74%) Qt
8 1 (1.37%) .NET
8 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.37%) CSS3
8 1 (1.37%) Entity Framework
8 1 (1.37%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.37%) jQuery
8 1 (1.37%) REST
8 1 (1.37%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (26.03%) Algorithms
2 8 (10.96%) Cybercrime
3 7 (9.59%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (8.22%) Device Driver
4 6 (8.22%) Industrial Internet of Things
4 6 (8.22%) Internet of Things
5 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.11%) Cyber Attack
7 2 (2.74%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.37%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (1.37%) iPhone
8 1 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.37%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (30.14%) Linux
2 17 (23.29%) Android
3 16 (21.92%) Apple iOS
4 9 (12.33%) Unix
5 8 (10.96%) Windows
6 6 (8.22%) Mac OS X
7 4 (5.48%) FreeBSD
8 1 (1.37%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (73.97%) Software Engineering
2 51 (69.86%) Cybersecurity
3 38 (52.05%) Reverse Engineering
4 36 (49.32%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (24.66%) Penetration Testing
6 17 (23.29%) Ethical Hacking
7 10 (13.70%) Test Scripting
8 9 (12.33%) SDLC
8 9 (12.33%) Threat Detection
9 8 (10.96%) Mobile Development
9 8 (10.96%) OO
10 7 (9.59%) Cryptography
10 7 (9.59%) Multithreading
11 6 (8.22%) Energy Management
11 6 (8.22%) Time Management
12 5 (6.85%) Android Development
12 5 (6.85%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (6.85%) iOS Development
13 4 (5.48%) Integration Testing
13 4 (5.48%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (79.45%) Java
2 52 (71.23%) C#
3 28 (38.36%) C
4 23 (31.51%) Python
5 10 (13.70%) Objective-C
5 10 (13.70%) Perl
6 9 (12.33%) JavaScript
7 8 (10.96%) Embedded C
7 8 (10.96%) Embedded C++
8 6 (8.22%) SQL
8 6 (8.22%) VB
9 4 (5.48%) PowerShell
9 4 (5.48%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.74%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.74%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.74%) PHP
10 2 (2.74%) VBScript
11 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.37%) R
11 1 (1.37%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 50 (68.49%) Security Cleared
2 34 (46.58%) DV Cleared
3 7 (9.59%) CCNA
3 7 (9.59%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (9.59%) CISSP
3 7 (9.59%) GIAC
3 7 (9.59%) Linux+ Certification
3 7 (9.59%) MCSE
3 7 (9.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (9.59%) Network+ Certification
3 7 (9.59%) SANS
3 7 (9.59%) SSCP
4 4 (5.48%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.11%) Degree
5 3 (4.11%) ISEB
6 1 (1.37%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) MISRA
1 3 (4.11%) MISRA C
2 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Docker
1 1 (1.37%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.37%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 3 (4.11%) HP
1 3 (4.11%) SAP
2 2 (2.74%) Epicor
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle
3 1 (1.37%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft
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