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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 12 15 20
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing C++ 71 46 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 16.71% 14.47% 12.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.41% 24.73% 19.46%
Number of salaries quoted 58 42 24
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +14.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
259 186 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 60.94% 58.49% 66.31%
Number of salaries quoted 216 170 162
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 August 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, 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 81 (55.86%) Java
2 76 (52.41%) C
3 72 (49.66%) Security Cleared
4 60 (41.38%) Software Engineering
5 58 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 57 (39.31%) C#
7 56 (38.62%) DV Cleared
8 54 (37.24%) Cybersecurity
9 50 (34.48%) Python
10 48 (33.10%) Linux
11 43 (29.66%) Reverse Engineering
12 37 (25.52%) Windows
13 33 (22.76%) Big Data
14 30 (20.69%) Ethical Hacking
14 30 (20.69%) SQL
15 23 (15.86%) Android
16 22 (15.17%) Objective-C
17 21 (14.48%) Microsoft
17 21 (14.48%) SC Cleared
18 20 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
18 20 (13.79%) SDLC
19 18 (12.41%) Algorithms
20 17 (11.72%) Finance
20 17 (11.72%) Internet
20 17 (11.72%) VB
20 17 (11.72%) Degree
20 17 (11.72%) Hadoop
20 17 (11.72%) Apple iOS
21 16 (11.03%) Waterfall
21 16 (11.03%) Computer Science

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 12 (8.28%) Apache Pig
2 11 (7.59%) Apache Spark
2 11 (7.59%) IIS
3 4 (2.76%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.07%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.38%) Apache
5 2 (1.38%) Confluence
6 1 (0.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (4.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.69%) Acrobat
2 1 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.69%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.69%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (2.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.69%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.72%) Internet
2 13 (8.97%) Firewall
2 13 (8.97%) TCP/IP
3 9 (6.21%) RS-485
4 8 (5.52%) Wireless
5 6 (4.14%) Modbus
6 5 (3.45%) Network Security
7 1 (0.69%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (22.76%) Big Data
2 17 (11.72%) Hadoop
3 13 (8.97%) Data Mining
4 12 (8.28%) Apache Hive
5 11 (7.59%) SQL Server
6 10 (6.90%) MongoDB
7 6 (4.14%) MS Access
8 3 (2.07%) Apache Accumulo
9 2 (1.38%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.38%) IBM InfoSphere
9 2 (1.38%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (7.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (4.83%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.45%) FinalBuilder
3 5 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (2.07%) JIRA
4 3 (2.07%) Subversion
5 1 (0.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.69%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.69%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.69%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.69%) JMeter
5 1 (0.69%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.69%) Selenium
5 1 (0.69%) WATIR
General
1 17 (11.72%) Finance
2 12 (8.28%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.52%) Electronics
4 5 (3.45%) Games
4 5 (3.45%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.76%) Marketing
6 2 (1.38%) Military
7 1 (0.69%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 53 (36.55%) Developer
2 50 (34.48%) Software Engineer
3 27 (18.62%) C++ Developer
4 18 (12.41%) Software Developer
5 14 (9.66%) C# Developer
6 13 (8.97%) C++ Software Engineer
6 13 (8.97%) Java Developer
7 11 (7.59%) Embedded Engineer
8 10 (6.90%) .NET Developer
8 10 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (6.90%) C++ Software Developer
8 10 (6.90%) C++/Java Developer
9 9 (6.21%) C# Software Engineer
9 9 (6.21%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 9 (6.21%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 9 (6.21%) Java Engineer
9 9 (6.21%) Java Software Developer
9 9 (6.21%) Java Software Engineer
9 9 (6.21%) Research Engineer
10 7 (4.83%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.66%) .NET
2 12 (8.28%) HTML
2 12 (8.28%) MFC
3 11 (7.59%) ADO.NET
3 11 (7.59%) ASP.NET
3 11 (7.59%) COM+
3 11 (7.59%) XML
4 6 (4.14%) Java EE
4 6 (4.14%) STL
5 5 (3.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 4 (2.76%) OpenCL
7 3 (2.07%) Qt
8 2 (1.38%) ATL
8 2 (1.38%) J2EE
8 2 (1.38%) Kafka
8 2 (1.38%) ZeroMQ
9 1 (0.69%) CSS
9 1 (0.69%) Web Services
9 1 (0.69%) WSDL
9 1 (0.69%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (12.41%) Algorithms
3 16 (11.03%) Computer Science
4 13 (8.97%) Cryptography
4 13 (8.97%) Mathematics
5 12 (8.28%) Cybercrime
6 9 (6.21%) Device Driver
7 8 (5.52%) Cyber Attack
7 8 (5.52%) Internet of Things
7 8 (5.52%) Visualisation
8 6 (4.14%) Cyberthreat
8 6 (4.14%) iPhone
8 6 (4.14%) Management Information System
8 6 (4.14%) Physics
9 4 (2.76%) iPad
9 4 (2.76%) VHDL
10 2 (1.38%) User Experience
11 1 (0.69%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.69%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 48 (33.10%) Linux
2 37 (25.52%) Windows
3 23 (15.86%) Android
4 17 (11.72%) Apple iOS
5 15 (10.34%) Mac OS X
6 7 (4.83%) Unix
7 6 (4.14%) Windows Phone
8 3 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (41.38%) Software Engineering
2 58 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (37.24%) Cybersecurity
4 43 (29.66%) Reverse Engineering
5 30 (20.69%) Ethical Hacking
6 20 (13.79%) SDLC
7 16 (11.03%) Automated Testing
7 16 (11.03%) Waterfall
8 13 (8.97%) Mobile Development
8 13 (8.97%) OO
8 13 (8.97%) Penetration Testing
9 11 (7.59%) Threat Detection
10 10 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (6.90%) Test Scripting
11 9 (6.21%) Integration Testing
12 8 (5.52%) Automation Testing
12 8 (5.52%) Network Design
12 8 (5.52%) Scrum
13 7 (4.83%) Performance Testing
14 6 (4.14%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 81 (55.86%) Java
2 76 (52.41%) C
3 57 (39.31%) C#
4 50 (34.48%) Python
5 30 (20.69%) SQL
6 22 (15.17%) Objective-C
7 17 (11.72%) VB
8 16 (11.03%) VB6
9 12 (8.28%) Scala
10 11 (7.59%) Embedded C++
11 10 (6.90%) Embedded C
11 10 (6.90%) JavaScript
12 9 (6.21%) Perl
13 8 (5.52%) Bash Shell
14 5 (3.45%) Ruby
14 5 (3.45%) VC++
15 3 (2.07%) Assembly Language
16 1 (0.69%) Ada
16 1 (0.69%) Go
16 1 (0.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 72 (49.66%) Security Cleared
2 56 (38.62%) DV Cleared
3 21 (14.48%) SC Cleared
4 17 (11.72%) Degree
5 6 (4.14%) CCNA
5 6 (4.14%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (4.14%) CISSP
5 6 (4.14%) GIAC
5 6 (4.14%) Linux+ Certification
5 6 (4.14%) MCSE
5 6 (4.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (4.14%) Network+ Certification
5 6 (4.14%) SANS
5 6 (4.14%) SSCP
6 5 (3.45%) CEH
6 5 (3.45%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.69%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.21%) QA
2 3 (2.07%) MISRA
2 3 (2.07%) MISRA C
3 1 (0.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (1.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (14.48%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.28%) Oracle
3 4 (2.76%) SAP
4 2 (1.38%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.38%) IBM
5 1 (0.69%) EMC
5 1 (0.69%) Hitachi
5 1 (0.69%) Rally
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
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