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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 25 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 89 112 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 8.69% 12.60% 15.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.52% 18.92% 23.17%
Number of salaries quoted 62 104 100
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
613 592 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 59.86% 66.59% 65.15%
Number of salaries quoted 502 547 465
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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
Cheltenham -1 31 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Gloucester -7 17 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Tewkesbury -9 11 £40,000 -5.88% 2
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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++.

1 140 (69.31%) Software Engineering
2 94 (46.53%) C
3 93 (46.04%) C#
4 89 (44.06%) Linux
5 88 (43.56%) Java
6 72 (35.64%) Security Cleared
7 62 (30.69%) Windows
8 59 (29.21%) OO
9 58 (28.71%) DV Cleared
9 58 (28.71%) Degree
10 47 (23.27%) Python
11 43 (21.29%) HTML
11 43 (21.29%) OOD
12 34 (16.83%) Cyber Security
13 32 (15.84%) Microsoft
14 31 (15.35%) JavaScript
14 31 (15.35%) SQL Server
14 31 (15.35%) Agile Software Development
15 28 (13.86%) Qt
15 28 (13.86%) Aerospace
16 27 (13.37%) Oracle
16 27 (13.37%) J2EE
17 25 (12.38%) Computer Science
18 24 (11.88%) Military
18 24 (11.88%) .NET
19 23 (11.39%) Subversion
19 23 (11.39%) SC Cleared
20 22 (10.89%) Information Security
20 22 (10.89%) TCP/IP
20 22 (10.89%) Signal Processing

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 7 (3.47%) IIS
2 6 (2.97%) JBoss
3 5 (2.48%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (2.48%) Node.js
4 3 (1.49%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.99%) SAS
5 2 (0.99%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.50%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.50%) Apache
6 1 (0.50%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.50%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (5.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.99%) Simulink
3 1 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.47%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (10.89%) TCP/IP
2 7 (3.47%) Wireless
2 7 (3.47%) Internet
3 6 (2.97%) HTTP
4 4 (1.98%) SSL
5 2 (0.99%) LAN
6 1 (0.50%) DHCP
6 1 (0.50%) SAN
6 1 (0.50%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (15.35%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.92%) MySQL
3 14 (6.93%) Hadoop
4 9 (4.46%) Relational Database
4 9 (4.46%) Apache Accumulo
4 9 (4.46%) MongoDB
5 8 (3.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (3.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (3.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (3.47%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (3.47%) RDBMS
6 7 (3.47%) SQL Server 2000
7 6 (2.97%) Big Data
8 3 (1.49%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.50%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 23 (11.39%) Subversion
2 8 (3.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (3.47%) GDB
3 7 (3.47%) WinDbg
4 6 (2.97%) Git (software)
5 5 (2.48%) ClearCase
6 3 (1.49%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.49%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.99%) JUnit
7 2 (0.99%) GCC
7 2 (0.99%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.50%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.50%) Hudson
8 1 (0.50%) Maven
8 1 (0.50%) Selenium
8 1 (0.50%) TestDirector
8 1 (0.50%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.50%) LabVIEW
General
1 28 (13.86%) Aerospace
2 24 (11.88%) Military
3 18 (8.91%) Electronics
4 15 (7.43%) Finance
5 5 (2.48%) Banking
6 4 (1.98%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.98%) Avionics
7 3 (1.49%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.99%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.99%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.99%) Retail
9 1 (0.50%) Games
9 1 (0.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 124 (61.39%) Software Engineer
2 93 (46.04%) Developer
3 56 (27.72%) Software Developer
4 39 (19.31%) C++ Software Engineer
5 33 (16.34%) C++ Developer
6 18 (8.91%) C++ Software Developer
7 17 (8.42%) Programmer
8 16 (7.92%) Software Programmer
9 13 (6.44%) Graduate
10 12 (5.94%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 10 (4.95%) C# Developer
11 10 (4.95%) Senior Software Engineer
11 10 (4.95%) C++ Programmer
12 9 (4.46%) Java Developer
12 9 (4.46%) Senior Developer
13 7 (3.47%) Test Engineer
14 6 (2.97%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
14 6 (2.97%) Graduate Software Engineer
14 6 (2.97%) Security Specialist
14 6 (2.97%) Cyber Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (21.29%) HTML
2 28 (13.86%) Qt
3 27 (13.37%) J2EE
4 24 (11.88%) .NET
5 20 (9.90%) HTML5
6 19 (9.41%) XML
6 19 (9.41%) jQuery
7 16 (7.92%) REST
8 14 (6.93%) CSS
9 12 (5.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 10 (4.95%) STL
10 10 (4.95%) Web Services
10 10 (4.95%) Hibernate
11 9 (4.46%) ASP.NET
12 8 (3.96%) ADO.NET
12 8 (3.96%) .NET Framework
12 8 (3.96%) Spring
12 8 (3.96%) CSS3
13 7 (3.47%) LINQ
13 7 (3.47%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.38%) Computer Science
2 16 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.95%) Mathematics
4 9 (4.46%) PKI
4 9 (4.46%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.47%) Embedded Systems
5 7 (3.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 6 (2.97%) Physics
6 6 (2.97%) VHDL
6 6 (2.97%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.98%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.99%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.99%) CCTV
9 2 (0.99%) Verilog
10 1 (0.50%) 3D Printing
10 1 (0.50%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.50%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 89 (44.06%) Linux
2 62 (30.69%) Windows
3 13 (6.44%) UNIX
4 3 (1.49%) HPUX
4 3 (1.49%) Solaris
5 2 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.50%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (69.31%) Software Engineering
2 59 (29.21%) OO
3 43 (21.29%) OOD
4 34 (16.83%) Cyber Security
5 31 (15.35%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (10.89%) Information Security
6 22 (10.89%) Signal Processing
7 21 (10.40%) Digital Signal Processing
8 20 (9.90%) MVC
9 16 (7.92%) Computer Forensics
10 14 (6.93%) UML
11 13 (6.44%) Time Management
11 13 (6.44%) Configuration Management
12 11 (5.45%) Mentoring
13 10 (4.95%) DevOps
14 9 (4.46%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (4.46%) Scrum
15 8 (3.96%) Reverse Engineering
15 8 (3.96%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 7 (3.47%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 94 (46.53%) C
2 93 (46.04%) C#
3 88 (43.56%) Java
4 47 (23.27%) Python
5 31 (15.35%) JavaScript
6 21 (10.40%) SQL
6 21 (10.40%) Ruby
7 19 (9.41%) VB
8 17 (8.42%) PHP
9 15 (7.43%) Perl
10 12 (5.94%) Assembly Language
10 12 (5.94%) VB6
11 9 (4.46%) Embedded C++
12 7 (3.47%) Bash Shell
12 7 (3.47%) T-SQL
12 7 (3.47%) Embedded C
12 7 (3.47%) Shell Script
13 6 (2.97%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.49%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.99%) VC++
Qualifications
1 72 (35.64%) Security Cleared
2 58 (28.71%) DV Cleared
2 58 (28.71%) Degree
3 23 (11.39%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.48%) PhD
5 4 (1.98%) ISEB
5 4 (1.98%) VCP4
6 1 (0.50%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.50%) MCP
6 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.49%) DO-178B
System Software
1 15 (7.43%) Hyper-V
2 11 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.46%) Firmware
4 1 (0.50%) vSphere
4 1 (0.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 32 (15.84%) Microsoft
2 27 (13.37%) Oracle
3 12 (5.94%) VMware
4 3 (1.49%) Citrix
4 3 (1.49%) IBM
4 3 (1.49%) Red Hat
5 2 (0.99%) Xilinx
5 2 (0.99%) Freescale
6 1 (0.50%) Renesas
6 1 (0.50%) Brocade
6 1 (0.50%) Green Hills
6 1 (0.50%) Sybase
6 1 (0.50%) Cisco
6 1 (0.50%) HP
6 1 (0.50%) Adobe
6 1 (0.50%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.50%) Symantec
6 1 (0.50%) NetApp
6 1 (0.50%) Veritas
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Pension + Medical
Posted: 5 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 72,000 Negotiated on individual.
Posted: 6 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-60,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £29000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stroud
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £450000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Stroud
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Gloucestershire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Gloucester
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 15 days ago
Tewkesbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Tewkesbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago