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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 12 25 9
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -16
Permanent jobs citing C++ 66 35 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 13.36% 8.56% 21.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.38% 16.20% 29.84%
Number of salaries quoted 49 28 66
Average salary £50,000 £38,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.71% -4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £28,200 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average 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
260 216 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 52.63% 52.81% 71.88%
Number of salaries quoted 204 179 212
Average salary £47,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.37% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 30 April 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (73.53%) Java
2 76 (55.88%) C
2 76 (55.88%) Security Cleared
3 67 (49.26%) C#
4 60 (44.12%) Software Engineering
5 58 (42.65%) DV Cleared
6 51 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
7 50 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
8 49 (36.03%) Reverse Engineering
9 48 (35.29%) Big Data
10 39 (28.68%) Python
11 36 (26.47%) Ethical Hacking
12 35 (25.74%) Linux
12 35 (25.74%) SC Cleared
13 34 (25.00%) Windows
14 33 (24.26%) SQL
15 32 (23.53%) HTML
16 30 (22.06%) Objective-C
16 30 (22.06%) Android
16 30 (22.06%) Mobile Development
17 29 (21.32%) Cybercrime
18 28 (20.59%) JavaScript
18 28 (20.59%) XML
19 26 (19.12%) .NET
20 25 (18.38%) Perl
21 23 (16.91%) Telecoms
21 23 (16.91%) SDLC
21 23 (16.91%) Hadoop
22 22 (16.18%) Algorithms
22 22 (16.18%) Penetration Testing

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 16 (11.76%) IIS
2 15 (11.03%) Apache Pig
3 12 (8.82%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (8.82%) WebLogic
4 8 (5.88%) Confluence
5 5 (3.68%) Apache
5 5 (3.68%) Apache Spark
6 3 (2.21%) Node.js
6 3 (2.21%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (4.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.03%) Firewall
1 15 (11.03%) TCP/IP
2 14 (10.29%) Internet
3 4 (2.94%) RS-485
4 3 (2.21%) Wireless
5 2 (1.47%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.74%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (35.29%) Big Data
2 23 (16.91%) Hadoop
3 18 (13.24%) SQL Server
4 15 (11.03%) Apache Hive
5 12 (8.82%) Data Mining
5 12 (8.82%) MongoDB
6 6 (4.41%) SQL Server 2000
6 6 (4.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (3.68%) Apache Accumulo
7 5 (3.68%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (3.68%) IBM InfoSphere
7 5 (3.68%) Neo4j
8 3 (2.21%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.21%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.74%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 11 (8.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (6.62%) JIRA
3 2 (1.47%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.74%) FinalBuilder
4 1 (0.74%) Selenium
4 1 (0.74%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.74%) WebDriver
General
1 23 (16.91%) Telecoms
2 12 (8.82%) Finance
3 2 (1.47%) Electronics
3 2 (1.47%) Military
4 1 (0.74%) Legal
Job Titles
1 58 (42.65%) Developer
2 39 (28.68%) Software Engineer
3 29 (21.32%) Software Developer
4 18 (13.24%) C++ Developer
4 18 (13.24%) Consultant
5 15 (11.03%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
5 15 (11.03%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
5 15 (11.03%) Technical Consultant
6 14 (10.29%) .NET Developer
7 13 (9.56%) Java Developer
7 13 (9.56%) Java Software Developer
8 12 (8.82%) C# Developer
9 11 (8.09%) C Developer
9 11 (8.09%) C/C++ Developer
9 11 (8.09%) C/C++ Software Developer
9 11 (8.09%) C++ Software Developer
9 11 (8.09%) C++/Java Developer
10 10 (7.35%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 9 (6.62%) C# .NET Developer
11 9 (6.62%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (23.53%) HTML
2 28 (20.59%) XML
3 26 (19.12%) .NET
4 18 (13.24%) ASP.NET
5 17 (12.50%) J2EE
5 17 (12.50%) Java EE
6 16 (11.76%) ADO.NET
6 16 (11.76%) COM+
7 15 (11.03%) Hibernate
7 15 (11.03%) Spring
7 15 (11.03%) STL
8 12 (8.82%) EJB
9 9 (6.62%) OpenCL
10 7 (5.15%) MFC
11 6 (4.41%) .NET Framework
11 6 (4.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 6 (4.41%) Web Services
11 6 (4.41%) WSDL
11 6 (4.41%) XML Schema
11 6 (4.41%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 29 (21.32%) Cybercrime
2 22 (16.18%) Algorithms
3 18 (13.24%) Visualisation
4 17 (12.50%) Mathematics
5 16 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (11.03%) iPhone
7 9 (6.62%) Computer Science
7 9 (6.62%) Physics
7 9 (6.62%) VHDL
8 7 (5.15%) User Experience
9 5 (3.68%) Internet of Things
10 4 (2.94%) Cryptography
10 4 (2.94%) Device Driver
11 3 (2.21%) PKI
12 2 (1.47%) iPad
13 1 (0.74%) Cyber Attack
13 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 35 (25.74%) Linux
2 34 (25.00%) Windows
3 30 (22.06%) Android
4 15 (11.03%) Apple iOS
4 15 (11.03%) Windows Phone
5 13 (9.56%) Mac OS X
6 8 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (44.12%) Software Engineering
2 51 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
3 50 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (36.03%) Reverse Engineering
5 36 (26.47%) Ethical Hacking
6 30 (22.06%) Mobile Development
7 23 (16.91%) SDLC
8 22 (16.18%) Penetration Testing
9 19 (13.97%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (13.97%) Waterfall
10 18 (13.24%) Automated Testing
11 15 (11.03%) Android Development
11 15 (11.03%) Integration Testing
11 15 (11.03%) iOS Development
11 15 (11.03%) Multithreading
11 15 (11.03%) Network Design
12 12 (8.82%) OO
12 12 (8.82%) Web Development
13 9 (6.62%) Digital Forensics
13 9 (6.62%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 100 (73.53%) Java
2 76 (55.88%) C
3 67 (49.26%) C#
4 39 (28.68%) Python
5 33 (24.26%) SQL
6 30 (22.06%) Objective-C
7 28 (20.59%) JavaScript
8 25 (18.38%) Perl
9 17 (12.50%) VB
9 17 (12.50%) VB6
10 12 (8.82%) Ruby
11 9 (6.62%) Assembly Language
11 9 (6.62%) Scala
12 6 (4.41%) Embedded C++
13 5 (3.68%) Embedded C
14 4 (2.94%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.74%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.74%) VC++
Qualifications
1 76 (55.88%) Security Cleared
2 58 (42.65%) DV Cleared
3 35 (25.74%) SC Cleared
4 17 (12.50%) Degree
5 16 (11.76%) GIAC
6 15 (11.03%) CCNA
6 15 (11.03%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (11.03%) CISSP
6 15 (11.03%) Linux+ Certification
6 15 (11.03%) MCSE
6 15 (11.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (11.03%) SANS
6 15 (11.03%) SSCP
7 10 (7.35%) Network+ Certification
8 5 (3.68%) CEH
9 3 (2.21%) CREST Certified
9 3 (2.21%) EC-Council LPT
9 3 (2.21%) ECSA
9 3 (2.21%) GCFA
9 3 (2.21%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.62%) QA
2 1 (0.74%) MISRA
2 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (2.21%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.47%) Firmware
Vendors
1 17 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.62%) Atlassian
2 9 (6.62%) Oracle
3 5 (3.68%) IBM
4 3 (2.21%) VMware
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