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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 17 17 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing C++ 36 21 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 11.21% 12.00% 22.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.81% 17.50% 28.72%
Number of salaries quoted 29 21 38
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -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
173 120 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 53.89% 68.57% 77.08%
Number of salaries quoted 144 114 154
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £46,000 £47,000
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 6 May 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Gloucester

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 27 (54.00%) Security Cleared
2 25 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 23 (46.00%) Java
3 23 (46.00%) Software Engineering
4 21 (42.00%) C
5 18 (36.00%) Linux
5 18 (36.00%) Python
6 16 (32.00%) STL
7 14 (28.00%) C#
8 13 (26.00%) Electronics
8 13 (26.00%) SC Cleared
8 13 (26.00%) Bash Shell
9 11 (22.00%) Degree
9 11 (22.00%) J2EE
10 10 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 10 (20.00%) Ruby
11 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (18.00%) HTML
12 8 (16.00%) Firmware
13 7 (14.00%) CSS
13 7 (14.00%) Hibernate
13 7 (14.00%) Mentoring
14 6 (12.00%) MongoDB
14 6 (12.00%) Finance
14 6 (12.00%) VHDL
14 6 (12.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 6 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (12.00%) .NET
14 6 (12.00%) Oracle
14 6 (12.00%) PHP

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (10.00%) JBoss
2 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.00%) SAS
2 2 (4.00%) Node.js
2 2 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.00%) Google App Engine
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.00%) SaaS
1 1 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (4.00%) HTTP
1 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.00%) Wireless
1 2 (4.00%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (6.00%) MySQL
4 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.00%) Big Data
4 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (4.00%) Maven
2 1 (2.00%) JIRA
2 1 (2.00%) ReSharper
2 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.00%) FindBugs
2 1 (2.00%) dotCover
General
1 13 (26.00%) Electronics
2 6 (12.00%) Finance
3 4 (8.00%) Aerospace
3 4 (8.00%) Automotive
3 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.00%) Marketing
6 1 (2.00%) Military
6 1 (2.00%) Banking
6 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (48.00%) Software Engineer
2 23 (46.00%) Developer
3 14 (28.00%) Software Developer
4 11 (22.00%) C++ Developer
5 7 (14.00%) Hardware Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) C++ Software Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Software Programmer
7 4 (8.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Programmer
7 4 (8.00%) C++ Programmer
8 3 (6.00%) Hardware Design Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Design Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Hardware Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Design Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Electronics Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Lead Software Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) FPGA Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Business Consultant
9 2 (4.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.00%) STL
2 11 (22.00%) J2EE
3 9 (18.00%) HTML
4 7 (14.00%) CSS
4 7 (14.00%) Hibernate
5 6 (12.00%) .NET
6 4 (8.00%) Spring
6 4 (8.00%) jQuery
7 3 (6.00%) HTML5
7 3 (6.00%) JSF
7 3 (6.00%) Web Services
7 3 (6.00%) XML
7 3 (6.00%) EJB
7 3 (6.00%) JSP
8 2 (4.00%) MFC
8 2 (4.00%) CSS3
8 2 (4.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (4.00%) Middleware
9 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (2.00%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) VHDL
1 6 (12.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (8.00%) Physics
3 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.00%) iPhone
4 2 (4.00%) DTV
4 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.00%) PKI
5 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.00%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.00%) iPad
5 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.00%) Linux
2 3 (6.00%) Windows
3 2 (4.00%) UNIX
3 2 (4.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.00%) Mentoring
4 6 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (12.00%) UML
5 5 (10.00%) Scrum
5 5 (10.00%) Cyber Security
6 4 (8.00%) Digital Signal Processing
6 4 (8.00%) Signal Processing
6 4 (8.00%) Coaching
7 3 (6.00%) Data Analytics
7 3 (6.00%) Analytics
7 3 (6.00%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (6.00%) TDD
7 3 (6.00%) Software Architecture
7 3 (6.00%) Software Testing
7 3 (6.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (6.00%) OO
8 2 (4.00%) RUP
8 2 (4.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.00%) Java
2 21 (42.00%) C
3 18 (36.00%) Python
4 14 (28.00%) C#
5 13 (26.00%) Bash Shell
6 10 (20.00%) Ruby
6 10 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (12.00%) PHP
8 5 (10.00%) Embedded C
8 5 (10.00%) Embedded C++
9 3 (6.00%) Perl
9 3 (6.00%) SQL
10 1 (2.00%) VB
10 1 (2.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 27 (54.00%) Security Cleared
2 25 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 13 (26.00%) SC Cleared
4 11 (22.00%) Degree
5 1 (2.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) Firmware
2 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) Oracle
2 2 (4.00%) SAP
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.00%) BT
3 1 (2.00%) Perforce
3 1 (2.00%) VMware
3 1 (2.00%) Google
3 1 (2.00%) Facebook
3 1 (2.00%) Twitter
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