Period
to 25 May 2019

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 25 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 19 41 22
Rank change year-on-year +22 -19 -12
Permanent jobs citing C++ 52 39 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 10.40% 6.79% 11.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.57% 11.40% 18.12%
Number of salaries quoted 38 24 52
Cheltenham median annual salary £47,500 £46,250 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.70% +1.09% -8.50%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £19,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £78,750 £60,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -11.46%

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 280 342 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 56.00% 59.58% 62.74%
Number of salaries quoted 230 291 254
Cheltenham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £63,750
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -1.16%

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 25 May 2019.

Salary histogram for C++ in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, 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 48 (92.31%) Java
2 42 (80.77%) Python
3 40 (76.92%) Security Cleared
4 38 (73.08%) C#
5 34 (65.38%) DV Cleared
6 30 (57.69%) C
7 29 (55.77%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (42.31%) Software Engineering
8 22 (42.31%) Linux
9 21 (40.38%) JIRA
10 19 (36.54%) DevOps
11 18 (34.62%) Scrum
12 17 (32.69%) Bitbucket
12 17 (32.69%) Jenkins
13 16 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
14 15 (28.85%) Selenium
14 15 (28.85%) Spring
15 14 (26.92%) Java EE
15 14 (26.92%) JavaScript
16 13 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 13 (25.00%) Big Data
16 13 (25.00%) Node.js
16 13 (25.00%) Bitbucket Server
17 12 (23.08%) Confluence
17 12 (23.08%) SC Cleared
17 12 (23.08%) .NET
17 12 (23.08%) EJB
17 12 (23.08%) Windows
18 11 (21.15%) JUnit
18 11 (21.15%) CentOS

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 12 (23.08%) Confluence
2 8 (15.38%) Apache
3 6 (11.54%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (11.54%) JBoss
4 4 (7.69%) OpenStack
5 3 (5.77%) Apache Spark
6 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
6 2 (3.85%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (7.69%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.46%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.77%) Firewall
2 3 (5.77%) HTTPS
3 2 (3.85%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.00%) Big Data
2 10 (19.23%) MySQL
3 8 (15.38%) MongoDB
4 5 (9.62%) Hadoop
5 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.85%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (40.38%) JIRA
2 17 (32.69%) Bitbucket
2 17 (32.69%) Jenkins
3 15 (28.85%) Selenium
4 13 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 13 (25.00%) Bitbucket Server
5 11 (21.15%) Cucumber
5 11 (21.15%) JUnit
6 8 (15.38%) EasyMock
7 7 (13.46%) Eclipse
7 7 (13.46%) Git (software)
7 7 (13.46%) git-flow
8 6 (11.54%) LoadRunner
9 3 (5.77%) CodeSonar
9 3 (5.77%) JMeter
9 3 (5.77%) Robot Framework
10 1 (1.92%) eggPlant
10 1 (1.92%) IDA Disassembler
10 1 (1.92%) SoapUI
10 1 (1.92%) TestRail
General
1 4 (7.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 18 (34.62%) Developer
1 18 (34.62%) Software Engineer
2 15 (28.85%) Software Developer
3 10 (19.23%) Java Engineer
3 10 (19.23%) Java Software Engineer
4 9 (17.31%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 9 (17.31%) Software Test Specialist
4 9 (17.31%) Technical Specialist
4 9 (17.31%) Test Specialist
5 8 (15.38%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 7 (13.46%) Consultant
7 5 (9.62%) C# Developer
7 5 (9.62%) C++ Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Python Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) Python Software Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) C++/C# Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Java Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Java Software Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Software Consultant
8 4 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (28.85%) Spring
2 14 (26.92%) Java EE
3 13 (25.00%) Node.js
4 12 (23.08%) .NET
4 12 (23.08%) EJB
5 10 (19.23%) JSF
6 9 (17.31%) Gherkin
7 7 (13.46%) Apache NiFi
8 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET
8 6 (11.54%) REST
8 6 (11.54%) Spring MVC
9 5 (9.62%) Kafka
10 4 (7.69%) .NET Framework
10 4 (7.69%) AngularJS
10 4 (7.69%) Apache Flex
10 4 (7.69%) STL
11 3 (5.77%) HTML
11 3 (5.77%) LAMP
11 3 (5.77%) SOAP
11 3 (5.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) Wiki
2 8 (15.38%) Cybercrime
3 6 (11.54%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (5.77%) Cyber Defence
5 2 (3.85%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.85%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 22 (42.31%) Linux
2 12 (23.08%) Windows
3 11 (21.15%) CentOS
4 10 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (15.38%) Android
6 6 (11.54%) Apple iOS
7 3 (5.77%) Mac OS X
8 2 (3.85%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.92%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (55.77%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (42.31%) Software Engineering
3 19 (36.54%) DevOps
4 18 (34.62%) Scrum
5 16 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
6 11 (21.15%) Test Automation
7 10 (19.23%) Systems Engineering
8 9 (17.31%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (17.31%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 8 (15.38%) ITIL
9 8 (15.38%) OO
9 8 (15.38%) OOD
9 8 (15.38%) Open Source
9 8 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
9 8 (15.38%) Reverse Engineering
9 8 (15.38%) Service Delivery
10 7 (13.46%) Kanban
11 6 (11.54%) API Design
11 6 (11.54%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (11.54%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 48 (92.31%) Java
2 42 (80.77%) Python
3 38 (73.08%) C#
4 30 (57.69%) C
5 14 (26.92%) JavaScript
6 6 (11.54%) Objective-C
7 5 (9.62%) SQL
8 3 (5.77%) Ruby
9 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.85%) Embedded C++
9 2 (3.85%) MATLAB
9 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.85%) R
10 1 (1.92%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.92%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.92%) Go
10 1 (1.92%) PHP
10 1 (1.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 40 (76.92%) Security Cleared
2 34 (65.38%) DV Cleared
3 12 (23.08%) SC Cleared
4 6 (11.54%) ISTQB
5 5 (9.62%) Degree
5 5 (9.62%) ISEB
6 3 (5.77%) CCNA
6 3 (5.77%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (5.77%) CISSP
6 3 (5.77%) CompTIA Security+
6 3 (5.77%) GIAC
6 3 (5.77%) Linux+ Certification
6 3 (5.77%) MCSE
6 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (5.77%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (5.77%) SANS
6 3 (5.77%) SSCP
System Software
1 7 (13.46%) Docker
2 3 (5.77%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) Kubernetes
2 3 (5.77%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (5.77%) Puppet
2 3 (5.77%) Salt
3 1 (1.92%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) Red Hat
2 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.54%) Oracle
3 4 (7.69%) Google
3 4 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (1.92%) Atlassian