The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 25 15 12
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 97 128 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 8.18% 13.81% 17.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.55% 21.23% 26.16%
Number of salaries quoted 84 115 145
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,100 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
C++
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
716 603 623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 60.37% 65.05% 68.69%
Number of salaries quoted 617 537 535
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

C++
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Gloucestershire region.

C++ Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

C++
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

C++
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -14 30 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Tewkesbury -4 15 £40,000 +6.66%
Gloucester -18 9 £47,500 +35.71% 7
Stroud - 4 £40,000 -
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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++.

1 144 (67.61%) Software Engineering
2 100 (46.95%) C#
2 100 (46.95%) Linux
3 96 (45.07%) C
4 92 (43.19%) Java
5 86 (40.38%) Degree
6 78 (36.62%) Security Cleared
7 64 (30.05%) Windows
7 64 (30.05%) OO
8 59 (27.70%) DV Cleared
9 52 (24.41%) Python
10 43 (20.19%) HTML
11 36 (16.90%) Oracle
11 36 (16.90%) OOD
12 35 (16.43%) Agile Software Development
12 35 (16.43%) Computer Science
13 33 (15.49%) SC Cleared
13 33 (15.49%) SQL
14 30 (14.08%) JavaScript
15 29 (13.62%) SQL Server
15 29 (13.62%) J2EE
16 28 (13.15%) .NET
16 28 (13.15%) Microsoft
16 28 (13.15%) Aerospace
16 28 (13.15%) Ruby
17 27 (12.68%) Electronics
18 26 (12.21%) TCP/IP
19 23 (10.80%) Mathematics
20 22 (10.33%) UNIX
20 22 (10.33%) Cyber Security

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 7 (3.29%) Apache
2 5 (2.35%) JBoss
3 3 (1.41%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.94%) CMS
4 2 (0.94%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.47%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (6.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.94%) MS Office
3 1 (0.47%) Simulink
3 1 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (12.21%) TCP/IP
2 8 (3.76%) IPv4
2 8 (3.76%) IPv6
2 8 (3.76%) Internet
3 6 (2.82%) SSL
4 5 (2.35%) ADSL
4 5 (2.35%) GPRS
4 5 (2.35%) SMS
4 5 (2.35%) PPP
4 5 (2.35%) Wireless
5 4 (1.88%) LAN
5 4 (1.88%) Ethernet
6 3 (1.41%) HTTP
7 2 (0.94%) WAN
7 2 (0.94%) DHCP
7 2 (0.94%) SAN
8 1 (0.47%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (13.62%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.04%) MySQL
3 14 (6.57%) Hadoop
4 11 (5.16%) Apache Accumulo
5 7 (3.29%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.35%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.35%) RDBMS
6 5 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.94%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.47%) Big Data
8 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.47%) Star Schema
8 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 21 (9.86%) Subversion
2 13 (6.10%) GDB
3 11 (5.16%) Git (software)
3 11 (5.16%) GCC
4 5 (2.35%) Bugzilla
4 5 (2.35%) WinDbg
4 5 (2.35%) ClearCase
4 5 (2.35%) JUnit
5 4 (1.88%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.88%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.94%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.47%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.47%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.47%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.47%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.47%) Hudson
7 1 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.47%) Maven
7 1 (0.47%) Selenium
General
1 28 (13.15%) Aerospace
2 27 (12.68%) Electronics
3 14 (6.57%) Military
4 12 (5.63%) Finance
5 7 (3.29%) Banking
6 5 (2.35%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.35%) Automotive
7 3 (1.41%) Retail
7 3 (1.41%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.47%) Publishing
8 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 118 (55.40%) Software Engineer
2 99 (46.48%) Developer
3 52 (24.41%) Software Developer
4 43 (20.19%) C++ Developer
5 33 (15.49%) C++ Software Engineer
6 19 (8.92%) Graduate
7 14 (6.57%) C++ Software Developer
8 13 (6.10%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 12 (5.63%) Senior Software Engineer
9 12 (5.63%) Senior Developer
9 12 (5.63%) Java Developer
10 11 (5.16%) Programmer
10 11 (5.16%) C++ Programmer
11 9 (4.23%) Software Programmer
12 8 (3.76%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
12 8 (3.76%) Junior
13 7 (3.29%) C# Developer
13 7 (3.29%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 7 (3.29%) C++/Java Developer
14 6 (2.82%) Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (20.19%) HTML
2 29 (13.62%) J2EE
3 28 (13.15%) .NET
4 20 (9.39%) Qt
5 17 (7.98%) XML
5 17 (7.98%) jQuery
6 16 (7.51%) HTML5
7 15 (7.04%) STL
7 15 (7.04%) REST
8 13 (6.10%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 11 (5.16%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 10 (4.69%) CSS
11 9 (4.23%) MFC
12 8 (3.76%) Hibernate
12 8 (3.76%) JSF
13 7 (3.29%) ASP.NET
14 6 (2.82%) Spring
15 5 (2.35%) Ajax
16 3 (1.41%) EJB
16 3 (1.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (16.43%) Computer Science
2 23 (10.80%) Mathematics
3 21 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (5.63%) Embedded Systems
5 8 (3.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 7 (3.29%) VHDL
7 6 (2.82%) PKI
7 6 (2.82%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.82%) Physics
8 4 (1.88%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.94%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.94%) Device Driver
9 2 (0.94%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.94%) CCTV
9 2 (0.94%) Verilog
10 1 (0.47%) Smartcard
10 1 (0.47%) 3D Printing
10 1 (0.47%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 100 (46.95%) Linux
2 64 (30.05%) Windows
3 22 (10.33%) UNIX
4 6 (2.82%) Debian
5 5 (2.35%) SUSE
6 4 (1.88%) HPUX
6 4 (1.88%) Solaris
7 2 (0.94%) Android
7 2 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (67.61%) Software Engineering
2 64 (30.05%) OO
3 36 (16.90%) OOD
4 35 (16.43%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (10.33%) Cyber Security
6 17 (7.98%) UML
7 16 (7.51%) MVC
7 16 (7.51%) Signal Processing
8 15 (7.04%) Digital Signal Processing
9 14 (6.57%) Computer Forensics
10 13 (6.10%) Configuration Management
11 12 (5.63%) Scrum
12 11 (5.16%) Information Security
12 11 (5.16%) Multithreading
13 10 (4.69%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (4.69%) TDD
14 9 (4.23%) Waterfall
15 8 (3.76%) Performance Tuning
16 7 (3.29%) Migration
17 6 (2.82%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 100 (46.95%) C#
2 96 (45.07%) C
3 92 (43.19%) Java
4 52 (24.41%) Python
5 33 (15.49%) SQL
6 30 (14.08%) JavaScript
7 28 (13.15%) Ruby
8 20 (9.39%) Shell Script
9 18 (8.45%) VB
10 17 (7.98%) PHP
11 15 (7.04%) Embedded C++
11 15 (7.04%) Perl
12 14 (6.57%) Assembly Language
12 14 (6.57%) Bash Shell
13 10 (4.69%) Embedded C
13 10 (4.69%) VB.NET
14 5 (2.35%) VB6
15 4 (1.88%) Ada
16 3 (1.41%) VC++
17 2 (0.94%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 86 (40.38%) Degree
2 78 (36.62%) Security Cleared
3 59 (27.70%) DV Cleared
4 33 (15.49%) SC Cleared
5 12 (5.63%) PhD
6 6 (2.82%) ISEB
7 3 (1.41%) HND
8 1 (0.47%) MCP
8 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.47%) ISTQB
System Software
1 10 (4.69%) Hyper-V
2 9 (4.23%) Firmware
3 5 (2.35%) Samba
4 4 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.94%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.94%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 36 (16.90%) Oracle
2 28 (13.15%) Microsoft
3 11 (5.16%) VMware
4 8 (3.76%) Red Hat
5 6 (2.82%) Adobe
6 4 (1.88%) Citrix
6 4 (1.88%) Xilinx
7 2 (0.94%) Brocade
7 2 (0.94%) Cisco
7 2 (0.94%) Freescale
7 2 (0.94%) NetApp
7 2 (0.94%) Veritas
7 2 (0.94%) Symantec
7 2 (0.94%) HP
8 1 (0.47%) Sybase
8 1 (0.47%) Renesas
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
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Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
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Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 25 Days Hol+ 2 x Matched Pen + More
Posted: 11 days ago
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set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
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set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
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Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 25 Days Hol+ 2 x Matched Pen + More
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Salary: £45000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 per annum
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