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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 15 19 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs citing C++ 48 33 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 14.29% 11.96% 16.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.49% 18.44% 25.60%
Number of salaries quoted 43 23 32
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £28,150
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
196 179 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 58.33% 64.86% 63.78%
Number of salaries quoted 179 159 117
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 2 September 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 64 (82.05%) C#
2 60 (76.92%) Java
3 48 (61.54%) Cyber Security
4 45 (57.69%) C
5 39 (50.00%) HTML
5 39 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 31 (39.74%) Linux
7 30 (38.46%) Python
7 30 (38.46%) TCP/IP
8 28 (35.90%) HTML5
9 27 (34.62%) jQuery
9 27 (34.62%) Computer Forensics
10 25 (32.05%) JavaScript
11 23 (29.49%) Telecoms
11 23 (29.49%) REST
12 21 (26.92%) Coaching
13 20 (25.64%) Ruby
14 19 (24.36%) Assembly Language
15 18 (23.08%) SQL
16 16 (20.51%) .NET
16 16 (20.51%) OO
16 16 (20.51%) MVC
16 16 (20.51%) Java EE
17 15 (19.23%) Security Cleared
17 15 (19.23%) Web Services
17 15 (19.23%) SQL Server
18 14 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
18 14 (17.95%) Mentoring
19 13 (16.67%) Hadoop
20 12 (15.38%) Penetration Testing

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 11 (14.10%) IIS
2 10 (12.82%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.28%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 11 (14.10%) Changepoint
Communications & Networking
1 30 (38.46%) TCP/IP
2 10 (12.82%) Firewall
3 1 (1.28%) 2G
3 1 (1.28%) 2.5G
3 1 (1.28%) Wireshark
3 1 (1.28%) 3G
3 1 (1.28%) LDAP
3 1 (1.28%) SDH
3 1 (1.28%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 11 (14.10%) SQL Server 2000
3 11 (14.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (14.10%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (14.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (14.10%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (12.82%) MySQL
4 10 (12.82%) Big Data
4 10 (12.82%) Apache Hive
5 8 (10.26%) MongoDB
6 5 (6.41%) Relational Database
7 4 (5.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (14.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.85%) Subversion
2 3 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.28%) Selenium
3 1 (1.28%) Gerrit
3 1 (1.28%) GDB
3 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.28%) JUnit
3 1 (1.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.28%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.28%) Xcode
General
1 23 (29.49%) Telecoms
2 11 (14.10%) Finance
3 6 (7.69%) Games
4 1 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.28%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 47 (60.26%) Developer
2 32 (41.03%) Software Engineer
3 29 (37.18%) Software Developer
4 11 (14.10%) Graduate
5 10 (12.82%) Trainer
6 8 (10.26%) Graduate Software Developer
6 8 (10.26%) Graduate Developer
7 6 (7.69%) Java Developer
8 4 (5.13%) Java Programmer
8 4 (5.13%) Programmer
9 3 (3.85%) Junior
9 3 (3.85%) Principal Software Engineer
9 3 (3.85%) Junior Software Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Principal Engineer
9 3 (3.85%) Junior Developer
10 2 (2.56%) Cyber Security Analyst
10 2 (2.56%) C++ Developer
10 2 (2.56%) Security Analyst
10 2 (2.56%) Analyst
11 1 (1.28%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (50.00%) HTML
2 28 (35.90%) HTML5
3 27 (34.62%) jQuery
4 23 (29.49%) REST
5 16 (20.51%) Java EE
5 16 (20.51%) .NET
6 15 (19.23%) Web Services
7 12 (15.38%) STL
8 11 (14.10%) LINQ
8 11 (14.10%) .NET Framework
8 11 (14.10%) XML
8 11 (14.10%) XSL
8 11 (14.10%) XSLT
8 11 (14.10%) XHTML
8 11 (14.10%) WSDL
8 11 (14.10%) XML Schema
8 11 (14.10%) J2EE
8 11 (14.10%) ASP.NET
8 11 (14.10%) COM+
9 9 (11.54%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.38%) Digital Media
2 9 (11.54%) Cybercrime
3 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.28%) SCADA
4 1 (1.28%) Informatics
4 1 (1.28%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.28%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 31 (39.74%) Linux
2 11 (14.10%) Apple iOS
3 10 (12.82%) Android
4 2 (2.56%) Windows
5 1 (1.28%) UNIX
5 1 (1.28%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (61.54%) Cyber Security
2 39 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 27 (34.62%) Computer Forensics
4 21 (26.92%) Coaching
5 16 (20.51%) OO
5 16 (20.51%) MVC
6 14 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (17.95%) Mentoring
7 12 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
7 12 (15.38%) SDLC
8 11 (14.10%) Mobile Development
8 11 (14.10%) Reverse Engineering
8 11 (14.10%) Performance Testing
8 11 (14.10%) Load Testing
9 10 (12.82%) TDD
9 10 (12.82%) Ethical Hacking
9 10 (12.82%) Multithreading
10 8 (10.26%) OOP
11 5 (6.41%) UML
11 5 (6.41%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 64 (82.05%) C#
2 60 (76.92%) Java
3 45 (57.69%) C
4 30 (38.46%) Python
5 25 (32.05%) JavaScript
6 20 (25.64%) Ruby
7 19 (24.36%) Assembly Language
8 18 (23.08%) SQL
9 11 (14.10%) T-SQL
9 11 (14.10%) VB
9 11 (14.10%) PHP
9 11 (14.10%) Objective-C
9 11 (14.10%) VB6
10 2 (2.56%) Embedded C
10 2 (2.56%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.56%) Perl
11 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.28%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 15 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 11 (14.10%) DV Cleared
3 10 (12.82%) MCSE
3 10 (12.82%) CCNA
3 10 (12.82%) CISSP
3 10 (12.82%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (12.82%) SSCP
3 10 (12.82%) Linux+ Certification
3 10 (12.82%) GIAC
4 8 (10.26%) Degree
5 6 (7.69%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (3.85%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.85%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.82%) QA
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