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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 15 18 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Permanent jobs citing C++ 129 107 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 14.51% 12.88% 15.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.51% 19.74% 25.06%
Number of salaries quoted 111 99 187
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £28,500 £30,000
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%
Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
573 542 770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 64.45% 65.22% 60.02%
Number of salaries quoted 491 501 702
Average salary £38,000 £33,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.43% -11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £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 23 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 23 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 -4 38 £32,500 -14.47% 9
Gloucester -5 23 £46,000 +41.53% 3
Tewkesbury +6 8 £21,500 -44.15% 1
Cirencester +23 1 £35,200 +8.30% 1
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 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 (73.02%) Software Engineering
2 180 (64.75%) Java
3 171 (61.51%) C#
4 165 (59.35%) Security Cleared
5 157 (56.47%) C
6 136 (48.92%) Linux
7 97 (34.89%) SQL
8 93 (33.45%) Degree
9 89 (32.01%) DV Cleared
10 87 (31.29%) Computer Science
11 76 (27.34%) J2EE
12 74 (26.62%) Windows
13 65 (23.38%) Python
14 63 (22.66%) Agile Software Development
15 60 (21.58%) HTML
15 60 (21.58%) JavaScript
16 52 (18.71%) .NET
17 49 (17.63%) UNIX
18 47 (16.91%) WebLogic
18 47 (16.91%) Web Development
18 47 (16.91%) SC Cleared
19 46 (16.55%) OO
20 44 (15.83%) Shell Script
21 41 (14.75%) XML
22 39 (14.03%) Continuous Integration
22 39 (14.03%) Cyber Security
23 38 (13.67%) Hibernate
24 36 (12.95%) Microsoft
25 35 (12.59%) Ruby
26 34 (12.23%) Spring

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (16.91%) WebLogic
2 19 (6.83%) Apache
3 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
Applications
1 26 (9.35%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.08%) MS Office
3 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 31 (11.15%) HTTP
2 30 (10.79%) Network Security
3 19 (6.83%) SAN
3 19 (6.83%) DHCP
4 17 (6.12%) TCP/IP
5 14 (5.04%) Ethernet
6 12 (4.32%) SSL
7 11 (3.96%) IPv4
7 11 (3.96%) IPv6
8 7 (2.52%) Internet
9 5 (1.80%) LAN
10 4 (1.44%) WAN
10 4 (1.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (9.35%) MySQL
2 21 (7.55%) SQL Server
3 13 (4.68%) Hadoop
4 6 (2.16%) Apache Accumulo
4 6 (2.16%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.44%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.44%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (1.44%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (5.76%) Subversion
2 15 (5.40%) GDB
2 15 (5.40%) Visual Studio
3 11 (3.96%) GCC
4 10 (3.60%) PVCS
5 8 (2.88%) ClearCase
6 6 (2.16%) Git (software)
7 5 (1.80%) Rational DOORS
8 4 (1.44%) SoapUI
8 4 (1.44%) WinDbg
8 4 (1.44%) JUnit
8 4 (1.44%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.72%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.72%) PowerBuilder
9 2 (0.72%) ClearQuest
9 2 (0.72%) LabVIEW
9 2 (0.72%) Rational Rhapsody
10 1 (0.36%) Synon
10 1 (0.36%) Ant
General
1 30 (10.79%) Aerospace
2 26 (9.35%) Military
3 24 (8.63%) Telecoms
4 15 (5.40%) Finance
5 12 (4.32%) Electronics
6 5 (1.80%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.80%) Advertising
7 4 (1.44%) Automotive
8 2 (0.72%) Billing
9 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.36%) Marketing
9 1 (0.36%) Banking
9 1 (0.36%) Retail
9 1 (0.36%) Legal
9 1 (0.36%) Publishing
9 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 100 (35.97%) Developer
2 99 (35.61%) Software Engineer
3 41 (14.75%) C++ Developer
4 30 (10.79%) Graduate
5 23 (8.27%) Java Developer
6 21 (7.55%) Software Developer
7 20 (7.19%) C# Developer
8 17 (6.12%) Junior
8 17 (6.12%) C++/C# Developer
9 16 (5.76%) C++/Java Developer
10 15 (5.40%) Graduate Developer
11 14 (5.04%) Consultant
11 14 (5.04%) Development Engineer
12 12 (4.32%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 12 (4.32%) Technical Consultant
13 11 (3.96%) Linux Engineer
14 10 (3.60%) Wintel Engineer
14 10 (3.60%) C++ Software Engineer
15 9 (3.24%) Systems Engineer
15 9 (3.24%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (27.34%) J2EE
2 60 (21.58%) HTML
3 52 (18.71%) .NET
4 41 (14.75%) XML
5 38 (13.67%) Hibernate
6 34 (12.23%) Spring
7 33 (11.87%) Qt
8 32 (11.51%) EJB
9 22 (7.91%) jQuery
10 19 (6.83%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 19 (6.83%) HTML5
11 18 (6.47%) ASP.NET
12 14 (5.04%) STL
13 11 (3.96%) MFC
14 9 (3.24%) Web Services
15 8 (2.88%) WinForms
15 8 (2.88%) JSF
15 8 (2.88%) CSS
16 7 (2.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 6 (2.16%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 87 (31.29%) Computer Science
2 30 (10.79%) Mobile App
3 29 (10.43%) iPhone
4 20 (7.19%) Digital Media
4 20 (7.19%) PKI
5 14 (5.04%) Mathematics
6 11 (3.96%) Embedded Systems
6 11 (3.96%) Management Information System
7 10 (3.60%) CAN bus
8 7 (2.52%) Firmware
9 6 (2.16%) Physics
9 6 (2.16%) CCTV
10 2 (0.72%) Device Driver
10 2 (0.72%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.36%) PMI
11 1 (0.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.36%) Derivative
11 1 (0.36%) Equity Derivative
11 1 (0.36%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 136 (48.92%) Linux
2 74 (26.62%) Windows
3 49 (17.63%) UNIX
4 31 (11.15%) HPUX
4 31 (11.15%) Solaris
5 29 (10.43%) Android
6 11 (3.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.80%) VxWorks
8 2 (0.72%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (73.02%) Software Engineering
2 63 (22.66%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (16.91%) Web Development
4 46 (16.55%) OO
5 39 (14.03%) Continuous Integration
5 39 (14.03%) Cyber Security
6 32 (11.51%) UML
7 29 (10.43%) iOS Development
8 28 (10.07%) Android Development
8 28 (10.07%) Information Assurance
9 24 (8.63%) Multithreading
10 23 (8.27%) ITIL
10 23 (8.27%) Software Architecture
11 22 (7.91%) MVC
12 19 (6.83%) Scrum
13 18 (6.47%) Time Management
14 17 (6.12%) Computer Forensics
15 16 (5.76%) User Acceptance Testing
15 16 (5.76%) TDD
16 15 (5.40%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 180 (64.75%) Java
2 171 (61.51%) C#
3 157 (56.47%) C
4 97 (34.89%) SQL
5 65 (23.38%) Python
6 60 (21.58%) JavaScript
7 44 (15.83%) Shell Script
8 35 (12.59%) Ruby
9 31 (11.15%) VB
10 29 (10.43%) Perl
11 16 (5.76%) Ada
11 16 (5.76%) Bash Shell
12 15 (5.40%) VB.NET
13 12 (4.32%) Assembly Language
14 10 (3.60%) PHP
14 10 (3.60%) Embedded C
15 9 (3.24%) Embedded C++
16 6 (2.16%) MATLAB
17 4 (1.44%) PHP5
17 4 (1.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 165 (59.35%) Security Cleared
2 93 (33.45%) Degree
3 89 (32.01%) DV Cleared
4 47 (16.91%) SC Cleared
5 16 (5.76%) ISEB
6 11 (3.96%) CEH
7 6 (2.16%) HND
7 6 (2.16%) PhD
8 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.36%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.36%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.08%) TickIT
1 3 (1.08%) QA
1 3 (1.08%) IEC 61508
1 3 (1.08%) DO-178B
System Software
1 20 (7.19%) Hyper-V
2 19 (6.83%) vSphere
2 19 (6.83%) VMware ESX
3 11 (3.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (6.83%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 36 (12.95%) Microsoft
2 33 (11.87%) Oracle
3 31 (11.15%) Citrix
4 30 (10.79%) VMware
5 28 (10.07%) BT
6 23 (8.27%) JBoss
6 23 (8.27%) HP
7 22 (7.91%) Red Hat
8 19 (6.83%) Symantec
8 19 (6.83%) NetApp
8 19 (6.83%) Veritas
8 19 (6.83%) Cisco
8 19 (6.83%) Brocade
9 2 (0.72%) Coverity
9 2 (0.72%) Wind River
10 1 (0.36%) Freescale
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32000 - 70000
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Dexdyne
Salary: Circa £35,000 (negotiable)
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £350 - £460 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
LA International
Salary: £48000 - £59000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 38k + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 46k + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tewkesbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 22 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + MEDICAL , PENSION
Posted: 26 days ago