Period
to 28 March 2020

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 28 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
28 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 16 17 43
Rank change year-on-year +1 +26 -18
Permanent jobs citing C++ 66 48 26
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cheltenham 12.52% 9.78% 5.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.02% 18.68% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 22 37 26
Median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £37,000 £29,375
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,750 £57,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -

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 314 257 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 59.58% 52.34% 62.16%
Number of salaries quoted 229 205 284
Median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -0.59%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,550 £28,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £60,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Cheltenham

C++
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C++ in Cheltenham.

Salary trend for C++ in Cheltenham

C++
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Salary distribution for jobs citing C++ in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 28 March 2020.

Salary histogram for C++ in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 March 2020, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for C++.

1 55 (83.33%) Java
2 51 (77.27%) Python
2 51 (77.27%) Security Cleared
3 49 (74.24%) C#
4 36 (54.55%) DV Cleared
5 31 (46.97%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (28.79%) Software Engineering
7 18 (27.27%) DevOps
8 17 (25.76%) C
9 16 (24.24%) JavaScript
10 15 (22.73%) Linux
11 14 (21.21%) .NET
12 13 (19.70%) Cyberthreat
13 12 (18.18%) Jenkins
14 11 (16.67%) MongoDB
14 11 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
15 10 (15.15%) Scrum
15 10 (15.15%) SC Cleared
16 9 (13.64%) Embedded Systems
16 9 (13.64%) Windows
16 9 (13.64%) IDA Disassembler
17 8 (12.12%) MySQL
17 8 (12.12%) Oracle
17 8 (12.12%) JBoss
17 8 (12.12%) Eclipse
17 8 (12.12%) Configuration Management
17 8 (12.12%) Big Data
17 8 (12.12%) Cucumber
17 8 (12.12%) Apple iOS
17 8 (12.12%) Node.js

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 8 (12.12%) JBoss
2 6 (9.09%) Confluence
3 4 (6.06%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) PaaS
1 2 (3.03%) SaaS
2 1 (1.52%) AWS
2 1 (1.52%) Azure
2 1 (1.52%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.52%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 8 (12.12%) Big Data
2 8 (12.12%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 9 (13.64%) IDA Disassembler
3 8 (12.12%) Cucumber
3 8 (12.12%) Eclipse
3 8 (12.12%) Selenium
4 6 (9.09%) JIRA
5 4 (6.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (6.06%) Bitbucket
5 4 (6.06%) Bitbucket Server
5 4 (6.06%) EasyMock
5 4 (6.06%) JUnit
6 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.52%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (4.55%) Finance
1 3 (4.55%) Games
2 1 (1.52%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.52%) Automotive
2 1 (1.52%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 28 (42.42%) Developer
2 23 (34.85%) Software Developer
3 14 (21.21%) Software Engineer
4 9 (13.64%) Java Developer
5 8 (12.12%) C++ Developer
6 7 (10.61%) C++ Software Developer
6 7 (10.61%) C++/Java Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Java Software Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Python Developer
7 6 (9.09%) Senior Developer
8 4 (6.06%) C# Developer
8 4 (6.06%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (6.06%) C++/C# Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Senior C# Software Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Senior C++ Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Senior Java Software Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Senior Python Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.21%) .NET
2 8 (12.12%) Gherkin
2 8 (12.12%) Node.js
3 7 (10.61%) Spring
4 5 (7.58%) Apache NiFi
4 5 (7.58%) HTML
5 4 (6.06%) CSS
5 4 (6.06%) CSS3
5 4 (6.06%) EJB
5 4 (6.06%) HTML5
5 4 (6.06%) Java EE
5 4 (6.06%) jQuery
5 4 (6.06%) JSF
5 4 (6.06%) RESTful
6 3 (4.55%) Hibernate
6 3 (4.55%) React
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.70%) Cyberthreat
2 9 (13.64%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (9.09%) Wiki
4 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.73%) Linux
2 9 (13.64%) Windows
3 8 (12.12%) Android
3 8 (12.12%) Apple iOS
4 4 (6.06%) CentOS
4 4 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (46.97%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (28.79%) Software Engineering
3 18 (27.27%) DevOps
4 11 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
5 10 (15.15%) Scrum
6 8 (12.12%) Configuration Management
6 8 (12.12%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (10.61%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (10.61%) Machine Learning
8 6 (9.09%) SDLC
9 5 (7.58%) Open Source
10 4 (6.06%) Front End Development
10 4 (6.06%) ITIL
10 4 (6.06%) OO
10 4 (6.06%) OOD
10 4 (6.06%) Reverse Engineering
10 4 (6.06%) Service Delivery
11 3 (4.55%) Collaborative Working
11 3 (4.55%) Cyber Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 55 (83.33%) Java
2 51 (77.27%) Python
3 49 (74.24%) C#
4 17 (25.76%) C
5 16 (24.24%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.03%) Embedded C
6 2 (3.03%) Embedded C++
6 2 (3.03%) Perl
7 1 (1.52%) Lua
7 1 (1.52%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 51 (77.27%) Security Cleared
2 36 (54.55%) DV Cleared
3 10 (15.15%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) DO-254
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) VirtualBox
1 3 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (12.12%) Oracle
2 4 (6.06%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.55%) VMware
4 1 (1.52%) MathWorks
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft