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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 19 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing C++ 123 164 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 11.58% 17.10% 19.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.07% 26.03% 26.40%
Number of salaries quoted 89 152 146
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
613 630 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 57.72% 65.69% 73.18%
Number of salaries quoted 486 543 576
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 2015. 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
Gloucester +2 38 £50,000 +8.69% 6
Cheltenham -17 29 £33,625 -15.93% 3
Tewkesbury +3 10 £38,500 +36.28%
Cirencester - 2 £48,750 -
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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++.

1 119 (56.13%) C
2 107 (50.47%) Software Engineering
3 103 (48.58%) Security Cleared
4 96 (45.28%) Linux
5 93 (43.87%) Java
6 82 (38.68%) DV Cleared
7 77 (36.32%) C#
8 76 (35.85%) Python
9 52 (24.53%) HTML
10 49 (23.11%) Agile Software Development
11 45 (21.23%) JavaScript
12 44 (20.75%) Windows
13 43 (20.28%) SC Cleared
14 41 (19.34%) Ruby
15 38 (17.92%) Information Security
15 38 (17.92%) Cyber Security
16 37 (17.45%) Military
16 37 (17.45%) Microsoft
16 37 (17.45%) OO
17 36 (16.98%) J2EE
18 35 (16.51%) SDLC
19 32 (15.09%) Degree
20 31 (14.62%) HTML5
20 31 (14.62%) Oracle
21 30 (14.15%) Perl
21 30 (14.15%) STL
22 29 (13.68%) .NET
22 29 (13.68%) SQL Server
23 28 (13.21%) CSS
23 28 (13.21%) VMware

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 18 (8.49%) Node.js
2 16 (7.55%) Elasticsearch
3 14 (6.60%) IIS
4 7 (3.30%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.36%) JBoss
6 3 (1.42%) Confluence
6 3 (1.42%) SAS
7 1 (0.47%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.47%) MQSeries
Applications
1 13 (6.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.47%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 14 (6.60%) Changepoint
2 2 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.47%) Google App Engine
1 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.47%) SaaS
1 1 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.49%) TCP/IP
2 15 (7.08%) Wireless
3 8 (3.77%) HTTP
4 4 (1.89%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.94%) Software-Defined Radio
6 1 (0.47%) 3G
6 1 (0.47%) LAN
6 1 (0.47%) SDH
6 1 (0.47%) 2G
6 1 (0.47%) 2.5G
6 1 (0.47%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (13.68%) SQL Server
2 24 (11.32%) MySQL
3 22 (10.38%) MongoDB
4 18 (8.49%) Relational Database
5 17 (8.02%) RDBMS
6 15 (7.08%) Big Data
7 14 (6.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (6.60%) SQL Server 2000
7 14 (6.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (6.60%) SQL Server 2005
7 14 (6.60%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (4.72%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.89%) Apache Accumulo
10 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (8.96%) Git (software)
2 17 (8.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (6.60%) ClearCase
3 14 (6.60%) GDB
4 13 (6.13%) WinDbg
5 12 (5.66%) Subversion
6 4 (1.89%) Maven
6 4 (1.89%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.42%) FindBugs
7 3 (1.42%) dotCover
7 3 (1.42%) JIRA
7 3 (1.42%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.47%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.47%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.47%) GCC
8 1 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.47%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.47%) Xcode
General
1 37 (17.45%) Military
2 24 (11.32%) Finance
3 19 (8.96%) Aerospace
3 19 (8.96%) Electronics
4 8 (3.77%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.83%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.36%) Games
6 5 (2.36%) Automotive
7 4 (1.89%) Avionics
8 2 (0.94%) Marketing
8 2 (0.94%) Banking
9 1 (0.47%) Retail
9 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.47%) Law
Job Titles
1 107 (50.47%) Software Engineer
2 92 (43.40%) Developer
3 57 (26.89%) Software Developer
4 28 (13.21%) C++ Developer
5 20 (9.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 20 (9.43%) C++ Software Engineer
6 15 (7.08%) Programmer
7 14 (6.60%) Software Programmer
8 12 (5.66%) C++ Software Developer
8 12 (5.66%) Test Engineer
9 10 (4.72%) Integration Engineer
10 9 (4.25%) Hardware Engineer
11 8 (3.77%) Firmware Engineer
12 7 (3.30%) C++ Programmer
13 6 (2.83%) .NET Developer
13 6 (2.83%) Team Leader
13 6 (2.83%) Senior Software Engineer
13 6 (2.83%) Graduate
14 5 (2.36%) C# Developer
14 5 (2.36%) Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (24.53%) HTML
2 36 (16.98%) J2EE
3 31 (14.62%) HTML5
4 30 (14.15%) STL
5 29 (13.68%) .NET
6 28 (13.21%) CSS
7 23 (10.85%) Hibernate
8 21 (9.91%) CSS3
9 20 (9.43%) Spring
9 20 (9.43%) XML
10 18 (8.49%) Web Services
10 18 (8.49%) Middleware
11 17 (8.02%) jQuery
12 15 (7.08%) ASP.NET
12 15 (7.08%) Apache Camel
13 14 (6.60%) LINQ
13 14 (6.60%) COM+
13 14 (6.60%) XSL
13 14 (6.60%) XSLT
13 14 (6.60%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.08%) PKI
1 15 (7.08%) Computer Science
1 15 (7.08%) Visualisation
2 10 (4.72%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 6 (2.83%) VHDL
4 6 (2.83%) Data Structures
5 5 (2.36%) Physics
6 4 (1.89%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.42%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (1.42%) iPhone
7 3 (1.42%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.42%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.94%) DTV
9 1 (0.47%) Mobile Games
9 1 (0.47%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.47%) SCADA
9 1 (0.47%) Social Network
9 1 (0.47%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 96 (45.28%) Linux
2 44 (20.75%) Windows
3 6 (2.83%) UNIX
4 3 (1.42%) Android
5 2 (0.94%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.47%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.47%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (50.47%) Software Engineering
2 49 (23.11%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (17.92%) Information Security
3 38 (17.92%) Cyber Security
4 37 (17.45%) OO
5 35 (16.51%) SDLC
6 26 (12.26%) DevOps
7 25 (11.79%) Mentoring
8 24 (11.32%) Scrum
9 23 (10.85%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (10.85%) Time Management
10 22 (10.38%) OOD
11 20 (9.43%) MVC
11 20 (9.43%) Coaching
12 18 (8.49%) Data Analytics
12 18 (8.49%) Analytics
13 16 (7.55%) Continuous Improvement
14 15 (7.08%) Reverse Engineering
14 15 (7.08%) Big Data Analytics
14 15 (7.08%) Computer Forensics
Programming Languages
1 119 (56.13%) C
2 93 (43.87%) Java
3 77 (36.32%) C#
4 76 (35.85%) Python
5 45 (21.23%) JavaScript
6 41 (19.34%) Ruby
7 30 (14.15%) Perl
8 26 (12.26%) Bash Shell
9 25 (11.79%) PHP
10 19 (8.96%) SQL
10 19 (8.96%) Embedded C
11 18 (8.49%) Embedded C++
12 16 (7.55%) VB
13 14 (6.60%) T-SQL
13 14 (6.60%) VB6
14 10 (4.72%) Assembly Language
15 2 (0.94%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.94%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.47%) Ada
16 1 (0.47%) VC++
Qualifications
1 103 (48.58%) Security Cleared
2 82 (38.68%) DV Cleared
3 43 (20.28%) SC Cleared
4 32 (15.09%) Degree
5 5 (2.36%) PhD
6 1 (0.47%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.42%) DO-178B
2 2 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 28 (13.21%) VMware Infrastructure
1 28 (13.21%) Hyper-V
2 21 (9.91%) Firmware
Vendors
1 37 (17.45%) Microsoft
2 31 (14.62%) Oracle
3 28 (13.21%) VMware
4 10 (4.72%) IBM
5 3 (1.42%) Perforce
6 2 (0.94%) SAP
7 1 (0.47%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.47%) BT
7 1 (0.47%) Google
7 1 (0.47%) Green Hills
7 1 (0.47%) Facebook
7 1 (0.47%) Twitter
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