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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 19 18 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -12
Permanent jobs citing C++ 124 102 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 14.42% 12.81% 19.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.14% 21.21% 34.10%
Number of salaries quoted 103 93 231
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £28,000 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
560 481 692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 65.12% 60.43% 57.86%
Number of salaries quoted 480 442 636
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,035 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £46,000 £47,500
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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -6 36 £33,000 -12.00% 6
Gloucester -5 23 £46,000 +53.33% 2
Tewkesbury +7 8 £40,000 +3.89% 1
Cirencester +28 6 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Stroud -2 1 £35,000 +7.69%
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 21 August 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++.

1 196 (69.01%) Software Engineering
2 183 (64.44%) Java
3 168 (59.15%) Security Cleared
4 167 (58.80%) C
5 164 (57.75%) C#
6 131 (46.13%) Linux
7 103 (36.27%) Degree
8 99 (34.86%) SQL
9 92 (32.39%) DV Cleared
10 90 (31.69%) Computer Science
11 77 (27.11%) J2EE
12 72 (25.35%) Python
13 68 (23.94%) Windows
14 65 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
15 62 (21.83%) HTML
16 60 (21.13%) JavaScript
17 54 (19.01%) OO
18 53 (18.66%) SC Cleared
19 50 (17.61%) .NET
20 47 (16.55%) UNIX
21 46 (16.20%) Shell Script
22 44 (15.49%) Web Development
22 44 (15.49%) Continuous Integration
23 43 (15.14%) WebLogic
24 42 (14.79%) Oracle
25 41 (14.44%) Cyber Security
26 38 (13.38%) Hibernate
26 38 (13.38%) Ruby
27 37 (13.03%) XML
28 34 (11.97%) Microsoft

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 43 (15.14%) WebLogic
2 20 (7.04%) Apache
3 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.35%) CMS
3 1 (0.35%) Joomla!
Applications
1 26 (9.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.06%) MS Office
3 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (11.27%) HTTP
2 30 (10.56%) Network Security
3 20 (7.04%) TCP/IP
4 15 (5.28%) IPv4
4 15 (5.28%) IPv6
4 15 (5.28%) SAN
4 15 (5.28%) DHCP
5 14 (4.93%) Ethernet
6 12 (4.23%) SSL
7 6 (2.11%) Internet
7 6 (2.11%) Wireless
8 5 (1.76%) PPP
8 5 (1.76%) ADSL
8 5 (1.76%) GPRS
8 5 (1.76%) LAN
8 5 (1.76%) SMS
9 4 (1.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (8.45%) MySQL
2 23 (8.10%) SQL Server
3 15 (5.28%) Hadoop
4 8 (2.82%) Apache Accumulo
5 6 (2.11%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.76%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.41%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (1.41%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (7.39%) GDB
2 17 (5.99%) Subversion
3 15 (5.28%) GCC
4 13 (4.58%) Git (software)
5 10 (3.52%) Visual Studio
5 10 (3.52%) PVCS
5 10 (3.52%) ClearCase
6 6 (2.11%) WinDbg
7 5 (1.76%) Rational DOORS
7 5 (1.76%) Bugzilla
8 4 (1.41%) JUnit
8 4 (1.41%) SoapUI
8 4 (1.41%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.70%) PowerBuilder
9 2 (0.70%) ClearQuest
9 2 (0.70%) LabVIEW
9 2 (0.70%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.70%) Rational Rhapsody
10 1 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.35%) Synon
General
1 29 (10.21%) Aerospace
2 25 (8.80%) Military
3 24 (8.45%) Telecoms
4 17 (5.99%) Electronics
5 16 (5.63%) Finance
6 5 (1.76%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.41%) Advertising
7 4 (1.41%) Automotive
8 3 (1.06%) Banking
9 2 (0.70%) Billing
10 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.35%) Marketing
10 1 (0.35%) Retail
10 1 (0.35%) Legal
10 1 (0.35%) Publishing
10 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 109 (38.38%) Developer
2 97 (34.15%) Software Engineer
3 42 (14.79%) C++ Developer
4 32 (11.27%) Graduate
5 30 (10.56%) Software Developer
6 21 (7.39%) Java Developer
7 17 (5.99%) Graduate Developer
8 16 (5.63%) Junior
9 15 (5.28%) C# Developer
10 14 (4.93%) C++/Java Developer
10 14 (4.93%) Development Engineer
11 13 (4.58%) C++/C# Developer
11 13 (4.58%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 10 (3.52%) Wintel Engineer
12 10 (3.52%) Consultant
12 10 (3.52%) Linux Engineer
13 9 (3.17%) Team Leader
13 9 (3.17%) Technical Consultant
13 9 (3.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 9 (3.17%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (27.11%) J2EE
2 62 (21.83%) HTML
3 50 (17.61%) .NET
4 38 (13.38%) Hibernate
5 37 (13.03%) XML
6 34 (11.97%) Spring
7 32 (11.27%) EJB
8 30 (10.56%) Qt
9 20 (7.04%) jQuery
9 20 (7.04%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 19 (6.69%) ASP.NET
11 17 (5.99%) STL
11 17 (5.99%) HTML5
12 11 (3.87%) CSS
13 9 (3.17%) MFC
14 8 (2.82%) Web Services
14 8 (2.82%) JSF
15 6 (2.11%) WinForms
15 6 (2.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 5 (1.76%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 90 (31.69%) Computer Science
2 30 (10.56%) Mobile App
3 29 (10.21%) iPhone
4 21 (7.39%) Mathematics
5 18 (6.34%) Digital Media
5 18 (6.34%) PKI
6 12 (4.23%) Embedded Systems
7 11 (3.87%) Management Information System
8 10 (3.52%) CAN bus
8 10 (3.52%) Firmware
9 6 (2.11%) Physics
10 3 (1.06%) CCTV
11 2 (0.70%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.70%) Device Driver
11 2 (0.70%) VHDL
11 2 (0.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 1 (0.35%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 131 (46.13%) Linux
2 68 (23.94%) Windows
3 47 (16.55%) UNIX
4 30 (10.56%) Android
5 24 (8.45%) HPUX
5 24 (8.45%) Solaris
6 9 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.11%) Debian
8 5 (1.76%) VxWorks
8 5 (1.76%) SUSE
9 3 (1.06%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (69.01%) Software Engineering
2 65 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (19.01%) OO
4 44 (15.49%) Web Development
4 44 (15.49%) Continuous Integration
5 41 (14.44%) Cyber Security
6 33 (11.62%) UML
7 30 (10.56%) iOS Development
8 29 (10.21%) Android Development
9 28 (9.86%) Information Assurance
10 23 (8.10%) Multithreading
11 22 (7.75%) Scrum
12 20 (7.04%) TDD
13 19 (6.69%) ITIL
13 19 (6.69%) Software Architecture
14 17 (5.99%) MVC
15 16 (5.63%) Information Security
15 16 (5.63%) Time Management
16 15 (5.28%) Performance Tuning
16 15 (5.28%) Computer Forensics
Programming Languages
1 183 (64.44%) Java
2 167 (58.80%) C
3 164 (57.75%) C#
4 99 (34.86%) SQL
5 72 (25.35%) Python
6 60 (21.13%) JavaScript
7 46 (16.20%) Shell Script
8 38 (13.38%) Ruby
9 31 (10.92%) VB
10 29 (10.21%) Perl
11 19 (6.69%) PHP
12 18 (6.34%) Bash Shell
13 17 (5.99%) VB.NET
13 17 (5.99%) Ada
14 12 (4.23%) Assembly Language
15 11 (3.87%) Embedded C
16 10 (3.52%) Embedded C++
17 6 (2.11%) MATLAB
18 5 (1.76%) PHP5
19 4 (1.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 168 (59.15%) Security Cleared
2 103 (36.27%) Degree
3 92 (32.39%) DV Cleared
4 53 (18.66%) SC Cleared
5 13 (4.58%) ISEB
6 11 (3.87%) PhD
7 9 (3.17%) CEH
8 8 (2.82%) HND
9 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.35%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.06%) TickIT
1 3 (1.06%) IEC 61508
1 3 (1.06%) DO-178B
System Software
1 20 (7.04%) Hyper-V
2 15 (5.28%) vSphere
2 15 (5.28%) VMware ESX
3 11 (3.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.76%) Samba
Systems Management
1 15 (5.28%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 42 (14.79%) Oracle
2 34 (11.97%) Microsoft
3 31 (10.92%) VMware
4 28 (9.86%) BT
5 25 (8.80%) Red Hat
6 24 (8.45%) Citrix
7 19 (6.69%) JBoss
8 17 (5.99%) HP
9 15 (5.28%) Brocade
9 15 (5.28%) Cisco
9 15 (5.28%) NetApp
9 15 (5.28%) Veritas
9 15 (5.28%) Symantec
10 5 (1.76%) Adobe
11 2 (0.70%) Xilinx
11 2 (0.70%) Coverity
11 2 (0.70%) Wind River
Cirencester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £28000 to £35000 per annum - benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 23,000-30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 50k
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Free Parking
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32000 - 70000
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Required IT
Salary: £35,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Cirencester
Creative Personnel
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago