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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 10 19 14
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs citing C++ 52 20 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 18.77% 13.07% 11.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.89% 19.61% 24.74%
Number of salaries quoted 49 20 16
Average salary £42,750 £48,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.85% +61.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,950 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,250 £34,000
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 Gloucester region.

Programming Languages Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
174 102 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 62.82% 66.67% 47.32%
Number of salaries quoted 156 93 78
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,035 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 August 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Gloucester

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 46 (50.55%) Linux
2 39 (42.86%) Java
2 39 (42.86%) C#
2 39 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 38 (41.76%) Python
4 36 (39.56%) C
5 34 (37.36%) SC Cleared
6 29 (31.87%) Ruby
7 28 (30.77%) Software Engineering
7 28 (30.77%) STL
8 25 (27.47%) Bash Shell
9 22 (24.18%) JavaScript
10 20 (21.98%) HTML
10 20 (21.98%) DV Cleared
10 20 (21.98%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (19.78%) Degree
12 16 (17.58%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (16.48%) J2EE
14 14 (15.38%) Windows
15 13 (14.29%) .NET
15 13 (14.29%) MySQL
15 13 (14.29%) Electronics
15 13 (14.29%) Firmware
15 13 (14.29%) Mentoring
15 13 (14.29%) SDLC
16 12 (13.19%) Oracle
16 12 (13.19%) UNIX
17 11 (12.09%) Aerospace
17 11 (12.09%) Automotive
17 11 (12.09%) HTML5

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 4 (4.40%) JBoss
2 3 (3.30%) Node.js
3 2 (2.20%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.20%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.20%) Confluence
4 1 (1.10%) SAS
Business Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.20%) Google App Engine
1 2 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.20%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.89%) Ethernet
1 9 (9.89%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.20%) Wireless
2 2 (2.20%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.29%) MySQL
2 7 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 5 (5.49%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.30%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.30%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.10%) Big Data
5 1 (1.10%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (2.20%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.20%) FindBugs
2 2 (2.20%) dotCover
2 2 (2.20%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.20%) Maven
2 2 (2.20%) JIRA
2 2 (2.20%) ReSharper
General
1 13 (14.29%) Electronics
2 11 (12.09%) Aerospace
2 11 (12.09%) Automotive
3 6 (6.59%) Finance
4 3 (3.30%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.30%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.20%) Marketing
5 2 (2.20%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.10%) Law
Job Titles
1 48 (52.75%) Developer
2 32 (35.16%) Software Engineer
3 24 (26.37%) C++ Developer
4 16 (17.58%) Software Developer
5 13 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 10 (10.99%) Java Developer
7 9 (9.89%) Programmer
8 6 (6.59%) Hardware Engineer
9 5 (5.49%) Software Programmer
9 5 (5.49%) C++ Programmer
9 5 (5.49%) C++ Software Developer
10 4 (4.40%) Java Programmer
10 4 (4.40%) Trainer
10 4 (4.40%) C++ Software Engineer
10 4 (4.40%) Team Leader
11 3 (3.30%) Hardware Design Engineer
11 3 (3.30%) Design Engineer
11 3 (3.30%) Electronics Engineer
11 3 (3.30%) Senior Hardware Engineer
11 3 (3.30%) Senior Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (30.77%) STL
2 20 (21.98%) HTML
3 15 (16.48%) J2EE
4 13 (14.29%) .NET
5 11 (12.09%) HTML5
6 10 (10.99%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 10 (10.99%) CSS
7 9 (9.89%) MFC
7 9 (9.89%) CSS3
8 8 (8.79%) Spring
9 7 (7.69%) Hibernate
9 7 (7.69%) jQuery
10 6 (6.59%) Entity Framework
10 6 (6.59%) REST
11 4 (4.40%) Drools
11 4 (4.40%) Java EE
12 3 (3.30%) Web Services
13 2 (2.20%) Middleware
13 2 (2.20%) WCF
13 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.69%) Mathematics
2 6 (6.59%) VHDL
2 6 (6.59%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (3.30%) Physics
3 3 (3.30%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.30%) iPhone
4 2 (2.20%) iPad
4 2 (2.20%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.20%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.20%) DTV
5 1 (1.10%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.10%) PKI
5 1 (1.10%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 46 (50.55%) Linux
2 14 (15.38%) Windows
3 12 (13.19%) UNIX
4 3 (3.30%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.77%) Software Engineering
2 20 (21.98%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (17.58%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 13 (14.29%) SDLC
5 10 (10.99%) Configuration Management
5 10 (10.99%) UML
6 9 (9.89%) Cyber Security
7 8 (8.79%) Software Architecture
7 8 (8.79%) Coaching
7 8 (8.79%) MVC
7 8 (8.79%) Scrum
8 7 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
8 7 (7.69%) OO
9 6 (6.59%) OOP
9 6 (6.59%) TDD
9 6 (6.59%) Computer Forensics
10 5 (5.49%) Digital Signal Processing
10 5 (5.49%) Signal Processing
10 5 (5.49%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 39 (42.86%) C#
1 39 (42.86%) Java
2 38 (41.76%) Python
3 36 (39.56%) C
4 29 (31.87%) Ruby
5 25 (27.47%) Bash Shell
6 22 (24.18%) JavaScript
7 10 (10.99%) SQL
8 9 (9.89%) Perl
9 8 (8.79%) Shell Script
10 7 (7.69%) Embedded C
10 7 (7.69%) Embedded C++
11 4 (4.40%) PL/SQL
12 3 (3.30%) VB
13 2 (2.20%) sed
13 2 (2.20%) Objective-C
13 2 (2.20%) AWK
14 1 (1.10%) MATLAB
14 1 (1.10%) PHP
Qualifications
1 39 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 34 (37.36%) SC Cleared
3 20 (21.98%) DV Cleared
4 18 (19.78%) Degree
5 4 (4.40%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) QA
System Software
1 13 (14.29%) Firmware
2 1 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.10%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (13.19%) Oracle
2 4 (4.40%) OpenText
2 4 (4.40%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.40%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.20%) BT
3 2 (2.20%) Perforce
3 2 (2.20%) SAP
3 2 (2.20%) Google
3 2 (2.20%) Facebook
3 2 (2.20%) Twitter
4 1 (1.10%) VMware
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 + £55,000 & an Outstanding Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-55,000
Posted: Yesterday
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
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set2recruit
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
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set2recruit
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £26000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
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Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago