The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 17 16 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 24 25 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 9.84% 14.53% 18.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.18% 19.08% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 24 30
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -7.60%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 Gloucester region.

Programming Languages Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
132 131 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 54.10% 76.16% 73.00%
Number of salaries quoted 118 128 143
Average salary £39,750 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.43% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

C++
Salary Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Gloucester region.

C++ Salary Trend in Gloucester

C++
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Gloucester

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 24 (70.59%) Security Cleared
2 22 (64.71%) DV Cleared
3 18 (52.94%) Java
4 15 (44.12%) Linux
4 15 (44.12%) Python
4 15 (44.12%) Software Engineering
5 14 (41.18%) C
6 11 (32.35%) SC Cleared
7 10 (29.41%) Bash Shell
7 10 (29.41%) STL
8 9 (26.47%) C#
9 8 (23.53%) J2EE
10 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
10 7 (20.59%) VHDL
10 7 (20.59%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 7 (20.59%) Mentoring
11 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (17.65%) Ruby
11 6 (17.65%) Electronics
11 6 (17.65%) HTML
11 6 (17.65%) PHP
12 5 (14.71%) CSS
12 5 (14.71%) JBoss
12 5 (14.71%) Hadoop
12 5 (14.71%) Digital Signal Processing
12 5 (14.71%) Signal Processing
12 5 (14.71%) Cyber Security
13 4 (11.76%) MongoDB
13 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (11.76%) jQuery

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 5 (14.71%) JBoss
2 2 (5.88%) SAS
3 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) HTTP
1 2 (5.88%) Wireless
1 2 (5.88%) Software-Defined Radio
2 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) Hadoop
2 4 (11.76%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.94%) Big Data
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.94%) Maven
General
1 6 (17.65%) Electronics
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.94%) Law
4 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.94%) Military
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (55.88%) Developer
2 16 (47.06%) Software Engineer
3 12 (35.29%) Software Developer
4 7 (20.59%) C++ Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Hardware Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) C++ Software Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Electronics Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Software Programmer
6 3 (8.82%) FPGA Developer
6 3 (8.82%) C++ Programmer
6 3 (8.82%) Programmer
7 2 (5.88%) Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Business Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Test Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Lead Software Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) C Developer
8 1 (2.94%) C++/Java Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) STL
2 8 (23.53%) J2EE
3 6 (17.65%) HTML
4 5 (14.71%) CSS
5 4 (11.76%) jQuery
6 3 (8.82%) JSF
6 3 (8.82%) XML
6 3 (8.82%) Hibernate
6 3 (8.82%) EJB
6 3 (8.82%) JSP
7 2 (5.88%) .NET
7 2 (5.88%) Web Services
8 1 (2.94%) JDBC
8 1 (2.94%) Spring
8 1 (2.94%) Swing
8 1 (2.94%) JMS
8 1 (2.94%) Java SE
8 1 (2.94%) Django
8 1 (2.94%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) VHDL
1 7 (20.59%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (11.76%) Physics
3 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.88%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) UNIX
3 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Software Engineering
2 7 (20.59%) Mentoring
3 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (14.71%) Digital Signal Processing
4 5 (14.71%) Signal Processing
4 5 (14.71%) Cyber Security
5 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (11.76%) UML
6 3 (8.82%) Scrum
6 3 (8.82%) Software Testing
6 3 (8.82%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (8.82%) Coaching
7 2 (5.88%) Software Architecture
7 2 (5.88%) Data Analytics
7 2 (5.88%) Analytics
7 2 (5.88%) TDD
7 2 (5.88%) OO
7 2 (5.88%) SOA
8 1 (2.94%) CAD
8 1 (2.94%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) Java
2 15 (44.12%) Python
3 14 (41.18%) C
4 10 (29.41%) Bash Shell
5 9 (26.47%) C#
6 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
7 6 (17.65%) PHP
7 6 (17.65%) Ruby
8 2 (5.88%) SQL
8 2 (5.88%) Perl
9 1 (2.94%) VB
9 1 (2.94%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 24 (70.59%) Security Cleared
2 22 (64.71%) DV Cleared
3 11 (32.35%) SC Cleared
4 3 (8.82%) Degree
5 1 (2.94%) ISEB
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle
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