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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 15 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing C++ 21 26 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 15.11% 14.36% 19.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.58% 26.26% 35.63%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 58
Average salary £51,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £28,500 £35,350
10% offered a salary of more than £53,650 £31,600 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
93 99 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 66.91% 54.70% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 89 77 162
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,035 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 18 September 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Gloucester

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 35 (85.37%) Java
2 33 (80.49%) Security Cleared
3 29 (70.73%) DV Cleared
3 29 (70.73%) Software Engineering
4 27 (65.85%) C#
5 24 (58.54%) Linux
6 18 (43.90%) UNIX
6 18 (43.90%) SC Cleared
7 16 (39.02%) Windows
7 16 (39.02%) JavaScript
7 16 (39.02%) Shell Script
8 15 (36.59%) OO
9 14 (34.15%) HTML
9 14 (34.15%) Oracle
9 14 (34.15%) Degree
10 12 (29.27%) Computer Science
11 11 (26.83%) Mathematics
12 10 (24.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (24.39%) SQL
13 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
13 9 (21.95%) C
14 8 (19.51%) PhD
15 7 (17.07%) Python
16 6 (14.63%) XML
17 5 (12.20%) J2EE
17 5 (12.20%) UML
17 5 (12.20%) Perl
17 5 (12.20%) Hibernate
17 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
18 4 (9.76%) Ruby

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (2.44%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) LAN
1 4 (9.76%) WAN
2 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.88%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.44%) Star Schema
3 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.44%) JUnit
2 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.44%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.44%) Synon
2 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 2 (4.88%) Finance
1 2 (4.88%) Electronics
1 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.44%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) Developer
2 14 (34.15%) C++ Developer
3 13 (31.71%) Java Developer
3 13 (31.71%) Software Engineer
4 12 (29.27%) C# Developer
4 12 (29.27%) C++/C# Developer
5 11 (26.83%) C++/Java Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Tester
7 3 (7.32%) Graduate
8 2 (4.88%) Programmer
9 1 (2.44%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Analyst Programmer
9 1 (2.44%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) C# Programmer
9 1 (2.44%) Cyber Security Specialist
9 1 (2.44%) Test Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Security Specialist
9 1 (2.44%) C++ Programmer
9 1 (2.44%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (34.15%) HTML
2 6 (14.63%) XML
3 5 (12.20%) J2EE
3 5 (12.20%) Hibernate
4 4 (9.76%) Web Services
5 3 (7.32%) CSS
5 3 (7.32%) .NET
5 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET
5 3 (7.32%) Spring
5 3 (7.32%) JSF
6 2 (4.88%) jQuery
6 2 (4.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (4.88%) EJB
6 2 (4.88%) STL
7 1 (2.44%) ADO.NET
7 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 1 (2.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (2.44%) NHibernate
7 1 (2.44%) DAO
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) Computer Science
2 11 (26.83%) Mathematics
3 3 (7.32%) Physics
4 2 (4.88%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.44%) Firmware
5 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (58.54%) Linux
2 18 (43.90%) UNIX
3 16 (39.02%) Windows
4 10 (24.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.44%) Android
5 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (70.73%) Software Engineering
2 15 (36.59%) OO
3 5 (12.20%) UML
3 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (9.76%) Performance Testing
4 4 (9.76%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (9.76%) Reverse Engineering
4 4 (9.76%) Cyber Security
4 4 (9.76%) ITIL
5 3 (7.32%) Scrum
5 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.88%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (4.88%) Software Testing
6 2 (4.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.88%) Static Code Analysis
6 2 (4.88%) Software Architecture
6 2 (4.88%) Multithreading
6 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (85.37%) Java
2 27 (65.85%) C#
3 16 (39.02%) JavaScript
3 16 (39.02%) Shell Script
4 10 (24.39%) SQL
5 9 (21.95%) C
6 7 (17.07%) Python
7 5 (12.20%) Perl
8 4 (9.76%) Ruby
9 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.44%) RPG
10 1 (2.44%) VB
10 1 (2.44%) Ada
10 1 (2.44%) Embedded C
10 1 (2.44%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 33 (80.49%) Security Cleared
2 29 (70.73%) DV Cleared
3 18 (43.90%) SC Cleared
4 14 (34.15%) Degree
5 8 (19.51%) PhD
6 4 (9.76%) ISEB
7 1 (2.44%) MCP
7 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 14 (34.15%) Oracle
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.88%) Coverity
3 2 (4.88%) Wind River
3 2 (4.88%) JBoss
4 1 (2.44%) Sybase
4 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
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