Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 13 16
Rank change year-on-year -47 +3 +3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 24 120 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 5.07% 14.29% 12.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.48% 23.39% 22.89%
Number of salaries quoted 19 103 71
Cheltenham median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% - +33.33%
10th Percentile £25,800 £35,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £54,500 £67,500 £82,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £43,750 £49,375 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.39% +9.72% +20.00%

C++ is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 321 513 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 67.86% 61.07% 54.37%
Number of salaries quoted 287 436 323
Cheltenham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +2.56%
10th Percentile £27,000 £30,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £67,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +8.00%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Cheltenham

C++
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ in Cheltenham.

Salary trend for C++ in Cheltenham

C++
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for C++.

1 19 (79.17%) Java
2 17 (70.83%) Python
3 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (58.33%) Software Engineering
4 14 (58.33%) Security Cleared
5 10 (41.67%) Linux
5 10 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (37.50%) OO
6 9 (37.50%) C#
7 8 (33.33%) C
7 8 (33.33%) Android
7 8 (33.33%) Java EE
7 8 (33.33%) Big Data
8 7 (29.17%) Apple iOS
8 7 (29.17%) Embedded Systems
8 7 (29.17%) Perl
8 7 (29.17%) Telecoms
9 6 (25.00%) VB
9 6 (25.00%) Apache
9 6 (25.00%) XML
9 6 (25.00%) Spring
9 6 (25.00%) EasyMock
9 6 (25.00%) Test Automation
9 6 (25.00%) Hadoop
10 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
10 5 (20.83%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (20.83%) Marketing
10 5 (20.83%) Software Testing
10 5 (20.83%) Electronics
10 5 (20.83%) Programme Management

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (25.00%) Apache
2 4 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (8.33%) Apache Pig
3 2 (8.33%) Apache Spark
3 2 (8.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Internet
2 2 (8.33%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.17%) HTTP
3 1 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (4.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) Big Data
2 6 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 4 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (16.67%) Apache Hive
4 3 (12.50%) Data Mining
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (4.17%) MySQL
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) EasyMock
2 4 (16.67%) JUnit
3 3 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (12.50%) Bitbucket
3 3 (12.50%) JIRA
4 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.17%) Android Studio
5 1 (4.17%) CodeSonar
5 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.17%) git-flow
5 1 (4.17%) IDA Disassembler
5 1 (4.17%) OllyDbg
5 1 (4.17%) Robot Framework
5 1 (4.17%) Selenium
5 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
5 1 (4.17%) WinDbg
General
1 7 (29.17%) Telecoms
2 5 (20.83%) Electronics
2 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Manufacturing
2 5 (20.83%) Marketing
3 4 (16.67%) Aerospace
4 2 (8.33%) Games
5 1 (4.17%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Software Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Java Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Integration Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Java Software Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Software Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Test Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Java Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Graduate
6 2 (8.33%) Security Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Systems Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C++ Applications Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C++ Developer
7 1 (4.17%) COBOL Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Junior
7 1 (4.17%) Junior Software Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) Java EE
2 6 (25.00%) Spring
2 6 (25.00%) XML
3 5 (20.83%) J2EE
4 4 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 3 (12.50%) CSS
5 3 (12.50%) HTML
6 2 (8.33%) .NET
6 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
6 2 (8.33%) EJB
6 2 (8.33%) JSF
6 2 (8.33%) Kafka
6 2 (8.33%) STL
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.17%) ADO.NET
7 1 (4.17%) Django
7 1 (4.17%) Node.js
7 1 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (4.17%) REST
7 1 (4.17%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (8.33%) Wiki
4 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.17%) AS400
4 1 (4.17%) Blog
4 1 (4.17%) Cybercrime
4 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Linux
2 8 (33.33%) Android
3 7 (29.17%) Apple iOS
4 5 (20.83%) Unix
5 2 (8.33%) CentOS
5 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
6 1 (4.17%) VMS
6 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (58.33%) Software Engineering
3 10 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (37.50%) OO
5 6 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 5 (20.83%) Analytics
6 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (20.83%) Data Analytics
6 5 (20.83%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (20.83%) Programme Management
6 5 (20.83%) Software Testing
7 4 (16.67%) DevOps
7 4 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
8 3 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Scrum
9 2 (8.33%) ITIL
9 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
9 2 (8.33%) OOD
9 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
9 2 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) Java
2 17 (70.83%) Python
3 9 (37.50%) C#
4 8 (33.33%) C
5 7 (29.17%) Perl
6 6 (25.00%) VB
7 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 2 (8.33%) Ada
8 2 (8.33%) Objective-C
9 1 (4.17%) COBOL
9 1 (4.17%) SQL
9 1 (4.17%) VB6
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) CCNA
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.17%) CISSP
4 1 (4.17%) GIAC
4 1 (4.17%) Linux+ Certification
4 1 (4.17%) MCSE
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.17%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (4.17%) SANS
4 1 (4.17%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) DO-178B
2 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
1 1 (4.17%) Snort
1 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
1 1 (4.17%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) SAP
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.17%) Capita