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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 19 18 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs citing C++ 38 18 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 12.10% 10.59% 26.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.99% 15.79% 33.86%
Number of salaries quoted 31 18 46
Average salary £50,000 £45,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.89% -1.08%
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
181 114 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 57.64% 67.06% 78.75%
Number of salaries quoted 148 101 148
Average salary £42,000 £38,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £46,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Gloucester

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 22 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 30 (51.72%) Security Cleared
2 25 (43.10%) Software Engineering
2 25 (43.10%) DV Cleared
3 24 (41.38%) Java
3 24 (41.38%) Linux
3 24 (41.38%) Python
4 22 (37.93%) STL
4 22 (37.93%) C
5 18 (31.03%) Bash Shell
6 16 (27.59%) SC Cleared
6 16 (27.59%) Ruby
7 15 (25.86%) C#
8 13 (22.41%) Electronics
9 12 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (18.97%) Degree
10 11 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (18.97%) JavaScript
10 11 (18.97%) J2EE
11 10 (17.24%) HTML
12 9 (15.52%) Firmware
12 9 (15.52%) Mentoring
13 8 (13.79%) CSS
13 8 (13.79%) Hibernate
14 7 (12.07%) Scrum
14 7 (12.07%) .NET
14 7 (12.07%) Oracle
14 7 (12.07%) UML
15 6 (10.34%) PHP
15 6 (10.34%) VHDL
15 6 (10.34%) Finance

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (8.62%) JBoss
2 3 (5.17%) Node.js
3 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.45%) SAS
3 2 (3.45%) Confluence
3 2 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.72%) Google App Engine
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) Ethernet
2 2 (3.45%) HTTP
2 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.45%) Wireless
2 2 (3.45%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) MongoDB
2 4 (6.90%) MySQL
2 4 (6.90%) Hadoop
3 3 (5.17%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.17%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.72%) Big Data
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Maven
1 3 (5.17%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.45%) JIRA
2 2 (3.45%) ReSharper
2 2 (3.45%) FindBugs
2 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.45%) dotCover
General
1 13 (22.41%) Electronics
2 6 (10.34%) Finance
3 5 (8.62%) Aerospace
3 5 (8.62%) Automotive
4 3 (5.17%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.45%) Marketing
6 1 (1.72%) Law
6 1 (1.72%) Military
Job Titles
1 28 (48.28%) Developer
2 27 (46.55%) Software Engineer
3 16 (27.59%) Software Developer
3 16 (27.59%) C++ Developer
4 7 (12.07%) Hardware Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) C++ Software Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Software Programmer
6 5 (8.62%) C++ Programmer
6 5 (8.62%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Programmer
7 4 (6.90%) C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Senior Hardware Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Senior Design Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Electronics Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Hardware Design Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Design Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Consultant
9 2 (3.45%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Technical Team Leader
9 2 (3.45%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (37.93%) STL
2 11 (18.97%) J2EE
3 10 (17.24%) HTML
4 8 (13.79%) CSS
4 8 (13.79%) Hibernate
5 7 (12.07%) .NET
6 5 (8.62%) Spring
7 4 (6.90%) jQuery
7 4 (6.90%) HTML5
7 4 (6.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 3 (5.17%) CSS3
8 3 (5.17%) JSF
8 3 (5.17%) MFC
8 3 (5.17%) EJB
8 3 (5.17%) JSP
8 3 (5.17%) Web Services
8 3 (5.17%) XML
9 2 (3.45%) Middleware
9 2 (3.45%) WCF
10 1 (1.72%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) VHDL
1 6 (10.34%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (6.90%) Physics
3 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.45%) DTV
4 2 (3.45%) iPhone
4 2 (3.45%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.72%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.72%) iPad
5 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.72%) PKI
5 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.72%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (41.38%) Linux
2 4 (6.90%) Windows
3 2 (3.45%) UNIX
3 2 (3.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.10%) Software Engineering
2 12 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (15.52%) Mentoring
5 7 (12.07%) Scrum
5 7 (12.07%) UML
6 6 (10.34%) Coaching
7 4 (6.90%) OO
7 4 (6.90%) TDD
7 4 (6.90%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (6.90%) Digital Signal Processing
7 4 (6.90%) Signal Processing
7 4 (6.90%) Software Architecture
7 4 (6.90%) Cyber Security
8 3 (5.17%) DevOps
8 3 (5.17%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (5.17%) Data Analytics
8 3 (5.17%) Analytics
8 3 (5.17%) Business Development
8 3 (5.17%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (41.38%) Java
1 24 (41.38%) Python
2 22 (37.93%) C
3 18 (31.03%) Bash Shell
4 16 (27.59%) Ruby
5 15 (25.86%) C#
6 11 (18.97%) JavaScript
7 6 (10.34%) PHP
8 5 (8.62%) Embedded C
8 5 (8.62%) Embedded C++
9 4 (6.90%) Perl
10 3 (5.17%) SQL
11 1 (1.72%) VB
11 1 (1.72%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 30 (51.72%) Security Cleared
2 25 (43.10%) DV Cleared
3 16 (27.59%) SC Cleared
4 11 (18.97%) Degree
5 1 (1.72%) ISEB
System Software
1 9 (15.52%) Firmware
2 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (12.07%) Oracle
2 2 (3.45%) SAP
2 2 (3.45%) Perforce
3 1 (1.72%) Facebook
3 1 (1.72%) Twitter
3 1 (1.72%) Google
3 1 (1.72%) VMware
3 1 (1.72%) BT
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
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