The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 17 19 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs citing C++ 130 103 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 14.21% 12.59% 15.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.85% 19.40% 26.12%
Number of salaries quoted 112 95 194
Average salary £37,750 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,550 £28,300 £30,625
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
595 531 762
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 65.03% 64.91% 59.67%
Number of salaries quoted 511 491 697
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,035 £27,047 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C++
South West

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 July 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 July 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 -5 38 £33,250 -11.33% 7
Gloucester -2 26 £46,000 +41.53% 3
Tewkesbury +6 8 £21,500 -44.15% 3
Cirencester +20 2 £35,100 +8.00% 1
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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++.

1 203 (71.99%) Software Engineering
2 180 (63.83%) Java
3 172 (60.99%) C#
4 168 (59.57%) Security Cleared
5 157 (55.67%) C
6 136 (48.23%) Linux
7 99 (35.11%) SQL
8 96 (34.04%) Degree
9 91 (32.27%) DV Cleared
10 89 (31.56%) Computer Science
11 77 (27.30%) J2EE
12 75 (26.60%) Windows
13 70 (24.82%) Python
14 64 (22.70%) Agile Software Development
15 63 (22.34%) HTML
15 63 (22.34%) JavaScript
16 53 (18.79%) .NET
17 51 (18.09%) SC Cleared
18 49 (17.38%) UNIX
18 49 (17.38%) OO
19 48 (17.02%) Web Development
20 47 (16.67%) WebLogic
21 45 (15.96%) Shell Script
22 41 (14.54%) Continuous Integration
23 40 (14.18%) XML
24 39 (13.83%) Cyber Security
25 38 (13.48%) Ruby
25 38 (13.48%) Hibernate
26 36 (12.77%) Oracle
26 36 (12.77%) Microsoft

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 47 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 20 (7.09%) Apache
3 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.35%) CMS
3 1 (0.35%) Joomla!
Applications
1 26 (9.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.06%) MS Office
3 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (10.99%) HTTP
2 30 (10.64%) Network Security
3 19 (6.74%) SAN
3 19 (6.74%) TCP/IP
3 19 (6.74%) DHCP
4 14 (4.96%) Ethernet
5 12 (4.26%) SSL
5 12 (4.26%) IPv4
5 12 (4.26%) IPv6
6 7 (2.48%) Internet
7 5 (1.77%) LAN
8 4 (1.42%) Wireless
8 4 (1.42%) WAN
9 1 (0.35%) SMS
9 1 (0.35%) ADSL
9 1 (0.35%) GPRS
9 1 (0.35%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (9.57%) MySQL
2 23 (8.16%) SQL Server
3 13 (4.61%) Hadoop
4 6 (2.13%) Apache Accumulo
4 6 (2.13%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.42%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.42%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (1.42%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.42%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (5.67%) Subversion
1 16 (5.67%) GDB
2 15 (5.32%) Visual Studio
3 12 (4.26%) GCC
4 10 (3.55%) PVCS
5 9 (3.19%) ClearCase
6 8 (2.84%) Git (software)
7 5 (1.77%) Rational DOORS
8 4 (1.42%) JUnit
8 4 (1.42%) SoapUI
8 4 (1.42%) WinDbg
8 4 (1.42%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.71%) Rational Rhapsody
9 2 (0.71%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.71%) PowerBuilder
9 2 (0.71%) ClearQuest
9 2 (0.71%) LabVIEW
10 1 (0.35%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.35%) Synon
General
1 30 (10.64%) Aerospace
2 25 (8.87%) Military
3 24 (8.51%) Telecoms
4 14 (4.96%) Finance
5 13 (4.61%) Electronics
6 5 (1.77%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.77%) Advertising
7 4 (1.42%) Automotive
8 2 (0.71%) Billing
9 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.35%) Marketing
9 1 (0.35%) Banking
9 1 (0.35%) Retail
9 1 (0.35%) Legal
9 1 (0.35%) Publishing
9 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 104 (36.88%) Developer
2 99 (35.11%) Software Engineer
3 42 (14.89%) C++ Developer
4 30 (10.64%) Graduate
5 22 (7.80%) Software Developer
5 22 (7.80%) Java Developer
6 20 (7.09%) C# Developer
7 18 (6.38%) Junior
8 16 (5.67%) C++/C# Developer
9 15 (5.32%) C++/Java Developer
9 15 (5.32%) Graduate Developer
10 14 (4.96%) Development Engineer
11 13 (4.61%) Consultant
12 12 (4.26%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 11 (3.90%) Technical Consultant
14 10 (3.55%) Linux Engineer
14 10 (3.55%) Wintel Engineer
15 9 (3.19%) Software Team Leader
15 9 (3.19%) Junior Software Engineer
15 9 (3.19%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (27.30%) J2EE
2 63 (22.34%) HTML
3 53 (18.79%) .NET
4 40 (14.18%) XML
5 38 (13.48%) Hibernate
6 34 (12.06%) Spring
7 33 (11.70%) Qt
8 32 (11.35%) EJB
9 22 (7.80%) jQuery
10 21 (7.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 19 (6.74%) HTML5
11 19 (6.74%) ASP.NET
12 16 (5.67%) STL
13 11 (3.90%) MFC
14 10 (3.55%) CSS
15 9 (3.19%) Web Services
16 8 (2.84%) WinForms
16 8 (2.84%) JSF
17 7 (2.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 6 (2.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 89 (31.56%) Computer Science
2 30 (10.64%) Mobile App
3 29 (10.28%) iPhone
4 20 (7.09%) Digital Media
4 20 (7.09%) PKI
5 17 (6.03%) Mathematics
6 11 (3.90%) Management Information System
6 11 (3.90%) Embedded Systems
7 10 (3.55%) CAN bus
8 8 (2.84%) Firmware
9 6 (2.13%) Physics
9 6 (2.13%) CCTV
10 2 (0.71%) Device Driver
10 2 (0.71%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.35%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 136 (48.23%) Linux
2 75 (26.60%) Windows
3 49 (17.38%) UNIX
4 30 (10.64%) HPUX
4 30 (10.64%) Solaris
4 30 (10.64%) Android
5 11 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.77%) VxWorks
7 3 (1.06%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.35%) SUSE
8 1 (0.35%) Debian
8 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (71.99%) Software Engineering
2 64 (22.70%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (17.38%) OO
4 48 (17.02%) Web Development
5 41 (14.54%) Continuous Integration
6 39 (13.83%) Cyber Security
7 32 (11.35%) UML
8 30 (10.64%) iOS Development
9 29 (10.28%) Android Development
10 28 (9.93%) Information Assurance
11 25 (8.87%) Multithreading
12 23 (8.16%) Software Architecture
12 23 (8.16%) ITIL
13 22 (7.80%) MVC
14 19 (6.74%) Scrum
15 18 (6.38%) Time Management
16 17 (6.03%) TDD
16 17 (6.03%) Computer Forensics
17 15 (5.32%) Penetration Testing
17 15 (5.32%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 180 (63.83%) Java
2 172 (60.99%) C#
3 157 (55.67%) C
4 99 (35.11%) SQL
5 70 (24.82%) Python
6 63 (22.34%) JavaScript
7 45 (15.96%) Shell Script
8 38 (13.48%) Ruby
9 31 (10.99%) Perl
9 31 (10.99%) VB
10 19 (6.74%) Bash Shell
11 16 (5.67%) VB.NET
11 16 (5.67%) Ada
12 12 (4.26%) PHP
12 12 (4.26%) Assembly Language
13 9 (3.19%) Embedded C
14 8 (2.84%) Embedded C++
15 6 (2.13%) MATLAB
16 5 (1.77%) PHP5
17 4 (1.42%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 168 (59.57%) Security Cleared
2 96 (34.04%) Degree
3 91 (32.27%) DV Cleared
4 51 (18.09%) SC Cleared
5 15 (5.32%) ISEB
6 11 (3.90%) CEH
7 8 (2.84%) PhD
8 5 (1.77%) HND
9 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.35%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.06%) TickIT
1 3 (1.06%) QA
1 3 (1.06%) IEC 61508
1 3 (1.06%) DO-178B
System Software
1 20 (7.09%) Hyper-V
2 19 (6.74%) vSphere
2 19 (6.74%) VMware ESX
3 11 (3.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.35%) Samba
Systems Management
1 19 (6.74%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 36 (12.77%) Oracle
1 36 (12.77%) Microsoft
2 31 (10.99%) VMware
3 30 (10.64%) Citrix
4 28 (9.93%) BT
5 23 (8.16%) HP
5 23 (8.16%) Red Hat
5 23 (8.16%) JBoss
6 19 (6.74%) Cisco
6 19 (6.74%) Symantec
6 19 (6.74%) NetApp
6 19 (6.74%) Veritas
6 19 (6.74%) Brocade
7 2 (0.71%) Coverity
7 2 (0.71%) Wind River
8 1 (0.35%) Adobe
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 50k
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32000 - 70000
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 23,000-30,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Dexdyne
Salary: Circa £35,000 (negotiable)
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £350 - £460 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Tewkesbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago