Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 21 16
Rank change year-on-year -28 -5 +13
Permanent jobs citing C++ 26 94 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 5.28% 12.47% 13.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.15% 20.00% 26.65%
Number of salaries quoted 24 79 77
Cheltenham median annual salary £46,250 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% -9.09% +39.24%
10th Percentile £27,375 £36,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £56,375 £67,500 £82,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +12.50%

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 319 470 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 64.84% 62.33% 50.70%
Number of salaries quoted 285 399 312
Cheltenham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £31,275
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,750 £67,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 (73.08%) Java
2 18 (69.23%) Software Engineering
3 15 (57.69%) Python
4 14 (53.85%) Security Cleared
5 13 (50.00%) C
5 13 (50.00%) Linux
6 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (42.31%) C#
8 9 (34.62%) OO
9 8 (30.77%) Java EE
10 7 (26.92%) Android
10 7 (26.92%) Embedded Systems
10 7 (26.92%) Cybersecurity
11 6 (23.08%) Big Data
11 6 (23.08%) Bitbucket
11 6 (23.08%) Apple iOS
11 6 (23.08%) DV Cleared
11 6 (23.08%) Test Automation
11 6 (23.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (23.08%) Degree
11 6 (23.08%) JIRA
11 6 (23.08%) Scrum
11 6 (23.08%) VB
11 6 (23.08%) XML
12 5 (19.23%) .NET
12 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
12 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
12 5 (19.23%) Apache
12 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
12 5 (19.23%) Spring

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 5 (19.23%) Apache
2 4 (15.38%) Confluence
3 3 (11.54%) Apache Pig
4 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.85%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Firewall
1 3 (11.54%) Internet
1 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.69%) HTTP
2 2 (7.69%) SSL
3 1 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) Big Data
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
3 4 (15.38%) Apache Hive
3 4 (15.38%) Hadoop
4 3 (11.54%) Data Mining
5 2 (7.69%) MySQL
6 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (3.85%) OLTP
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (23.08%) Bitbucket
1 6 (23.08%) JIRA
2 5 (19.23%) EasyMock
3 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 4 (15.38%) JUnit
4 2 (7.69%) CodeSonar
4 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 2 (7.69%) git-flow
4 2 (7.69%) Robot Framework
4 2 (7.69%) Selenium
5 1 (3.85%) Android Studio
5 1 (3.85%) IDA Disassembler
5 1 (3.85%) OllyDbg
5 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.85%) WinDbg
General
1 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.54%) Electronics
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
2 3 (11.54%) Marketing
3 2 (7.69%) Games
4 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.85%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Java Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Java Software Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Test Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Graduate
5 2 (7.69%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Principal Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Security Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Systems Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) Java EE
2 6 (23.08%) XML
3 5 (19.23%) .NET
3 5 (19.23%) Spring
4 4 (15.38%) EJB
4 4 (15.38%) JSF
4 4 (15.38%) REST
4 4 (15.38%) STL
5 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
5 3 (11.54%) HTML
5 3 (11.54%) J2EE
5 3 (11.54%) ODBC
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
6 2 (7.69%) Django
6 2 (7.69%) LAMP
6 2 (7.69%) Node.js
6 2 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (7.69%) SOAP
6 2 (7.69%) Spring MVC
6 2 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
3 4 (15.38%) Wiki
4 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.85%) AS400
4 1 (3.85%) Blog
4 1 (3.85%) Cybercrime
4 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (26.92%) Android
3 6 (23.08%) Apple iOS
4 4 (15.38%) CentOS
4 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (15.38%) Unix
4 4 (15.38%) Windows
5 2 (7.69%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.85%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Software Engineering
2 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (34.62%) OO
4 7 (26.92%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (23.08%) Scrum
5 6 (23.08%) Test Automation
6 5 (19.23%) DevOps
6 5 (19.23%) Reverse Engineering
7 4 (15.38%) ITIL
7 4 (15.38%) OOD
7 4 (15.38%) Open Source
7 4 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
8 3 (11.54%) Analytics
8 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (11.54%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (11.54%) Ethical Hacking
8 3 (11.54%) Multithreading
8 3 (11.54%) Programme Management
8 3 (11.54%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) Java
2 15 (57.69%) Python
3 13 (50.00%) C
4 11 (42.31%) C#
5 6 (23.08%) VB
6 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
7 3 (11.54%) Objective-C
7 3 (11.54%) Perl
8 2 (7.69%) Ada
8 2 (7.69%) Assembly Language
8 2 (7.69%) SQL
9 1 (3.85%) COBOL
9 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
9 1 (3.85%) VB6
9 1 (3.85%) VC++
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 6 (23.08%) Degree
2 6 (23.08%) DV Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) Master's Degree
3 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) CCNA
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.85%) CISSP
4 1 (3.85%) GIAC
4 1 (3.85%) Linux+ Certification
4 1 (3.85%) MCSE
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.85%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (3.85%) SANS
4 1 (3.85%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) DO-178B
2 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Docker
1 2 (7.69%) vSphere
2 1 (3.85%) Snort
2 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Puppet
1 2 (7.69%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
2 3 (11.54%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) Capita