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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 22 8 12
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +4
Permanent jobs citing C++ 20 26 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 13.07% 12.94% 16.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.42% 26.80% 33.13%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 49
Average salary £48,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,950 £28,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £34,000 £45,000
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
103 97 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 67.32% 48.26% 50.96%
Number of salaries quoted 94 76 143
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,128 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £43,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 29 August 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Gloucester

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 33 (89.19%) Java
2 31 (83.78%) Security Cleared
3 28 (75.68%) Software Engineering
4 27 (72.97%) DV Cleared
5 24 (64.86%) C#
6 22 (59.46%) Linux
7 17 (45.95%) UNIX
7 17 (45.95%) SC Cleared
8 15 (40.54%) Shell Script
8 15 (40.54%) OO
8 15 (40.54%) JavaScript
9 14 (37.84%) Windows
10 13 (35.14%) HTML
10 13 (35.14%) Oracle
10 13 (35.14%) Degree
11 11 (29.73%) Computer Science
12 10 (27.03%) Mathematics
12 10 (27.03%) SQL
13 9 (24.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
14 8 (21.62%) PhD
15 7 (18.92%) Python
15 7 (18.92%) C
16 5 (13.51%) Perl
16 5 (13.51%) J2EE
16 5 (13.51%) XML
16 5 (13.51%) Hibernate
17 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
17 4 (10.81%) Ruby
17 4 (10.81%) ISEB

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) LAN
1 4 (10.81%) WAN
2 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.70%) Synon
2 1 (2.70%) Subversion
2 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.70%) JUnit
2 1 (2.70%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (5.41%) Electronics
1 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Developer
2 13 (35.14%) Software Engineer
3 12 (32.43%) Java Developer
3 12 (32.43%) C++ Developer
4 10 (27.03%) C# Developer
4 10 (27.03%) C++/Java Developer
4 10 (27.03%) C++/C# Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Tester
6 2 (5.41%) Graduate
7 1 (2.70%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (2.70%) Programmer
7 1 (2.70%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Cyber Security Specialist
7 1 (2.70%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Security Specialist
7 1 (2.70%) GUI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (35.14%) HTML
2 5 (13.51%) J2EE
2 5 (13.51%) XML
2 5 (13.51%) Hibernate
3 3 (8.11%) Spring
3 3 (8.11%) JSF
3 3 (8.11%) CSS
3 3 (8.11%) Web Services
4 2 (5.41%) STL
4 2 (5.41%) jQuery
4 2 (5.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.41%) EJB
4 2 (5.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Computer Science
2 10 (27.03%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.41%) Physics
3 2 (5.41%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.70%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 22 (59.46%) Linux
2 17 (45.95%) UNIX
3 14 (37.84%) Windows
4 9 (24.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (75.68%) Software Engineering
2 15 (40.54%) OO
3 4 (10.81%) ITIL
3 4 (10.81%) UML
3 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (10.81%) Performance Testing
3 4 (10.81%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (8.11%) Scrum
4 3 (8.11%) Reverse Engineering
4 3 (8.11%) Cyber Security
5 2 (5.41%) Software Architecture
5 2 (5.41%) Static Code Analysis
5 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.41%) Multithreading
5 2 (5.41%) Software Testing
5 2 (5.41%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (2.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (2.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (89.19%) Java
2 24 (64.86%) C#
3 15 (40.54%) JavaScript
3 15 (40.54%) Shell Script
4 10 (27.03%) SQL
5 7 (18.92%) C
5 7 (18.92%) Python
6 5 (13.51%) Perl
7 4 (10.81%) Ruby
8 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.70%) RPG IV
9 1 (2.70%) Ada
9 1 (2.70%) RPG
9 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (83.78%) Security Cleared
2 27 (72.97%) DV Cleared
3 17 (45.95%) SC Cleared
4 13 (35.14%) Degree
5 8 (21.62%) PhD
6 4 (10.81%) ISEB
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Oracle
2 2 (5.41%) JBoss
2 2 (5.41%) Coverity
2 2 (5.41%) Wind River
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago