Period
to 9 July 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 9 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
9 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 14 15 32
Rank change year-on-year +1 +17 +1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 55 78 51
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cheltenham 14.47% 13.64% 8.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.01% 23.71% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 33 42 25
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,500 £37,500 £36,750
90th Percentile £60,200 £61,250 £78,750
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +8.70% +15.00%

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 239 329 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 62.89% 57.52% 62.00%
Number of salaries quoted 180 251 324
Median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.60% +3.89%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £69,000 £62,500 £62,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +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 9 July 2020.

Salary histogram for C++ in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 9 July 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 47 (85.45%) Python
2 46 (83.64%) Java
2 46 (83.64%) Security Cleared
3 37 (67.27%) DV Cleared
4 34 (61.82%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (56.36%) C#
6 25 (45.45%) C
7 20 (36.36%) Linux
8 19 (34.55%) DevOps
9 15 (27.27%) Scrum
9 15 (27.27%) Software Engineering
10 13 (23.64%) Jenkins
10 13 (23.64%) Open Source
11 12 (21.82%) Cybersecurity
11 12 (21.82%) Apache NiFi
11 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
12 9 (16.36%) .NET
12 9 (16.36%) SC Cleared
12 9 (16.36%) JIRA
12 9 (16.36%) Cyberthreat
12 9 (16.36%) Confluence
12 9 (16.36%) Test Automation
13 8 (14.55%) Docker
13 8 (14.55%) IDA Disassembler
14 7 (12.73%) Business Development
14 7 (12.73%) MySQL
14 7 (12.73%) Oracle
14 7 (12.73%) OO
14 7 (12.73%) OOD
14 7 (12.73%) Windows

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 9 (16.36%) Confluence
2 6 (10.91%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) PaaS
1 2 (3.64%) SaaS
2 1 (1.82%) AWS
2 1 (1.82%) Azure
2 1 (1.82%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.82%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) MySQL
2 6 (10.91%) MongoDB
3 4 (7.27%) Big Data
4 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (23.64%) Jenkins
2 9 (16.36%) JIRA
3 8 (14.55%) IDA Disassembler
4 6 (10.91%) Cucumber
4 6 (10.91%) Eclipse
4 6 (10.91%) Selenium
5 1 (1.82%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (7.27%) Finance
1 4 (7.27%) Games
2 3 (5.45%) Electronics
3 1 (1.82%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.82%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 22 (40.00%) Developer
2 20 (36.36%) Software Developer
3 13 (23.64%) Software Engineer
4 8 (14.55%) Java Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Java Software Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (7.27%) Technical Delivery Manager
6 4 (7.27%) Technical Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Lead Software Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) C++ Developer
8 2 (3.64%) C++ Software Developer
8 2 (3.64%) C++/Java Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Java Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Python Developer
9 1 (1.82%) Embedded Engineer
9 1 (1.82%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 1 (1.82%) Principal Engineer
9 1 (1.82%) System Verification Engineer
9 1 (1.82%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.82%) Apache NiFi
2 9 (16.36%) .NET
3 7 (12.73%) Kafka
3 7 (12.73%) Node.js
4 6 (10.91%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.82%) React
5 1 (1.82%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.27%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (3.64%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 20 (36.36%) Linux
2 7 (12.73%) Android
2 7 (12.73%) Apple iOS
2 7 (12.73%) CentOS
2 7 (12.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (12.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (61.82%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (34.55%) DevOps
3 15 (27.27%) Scrum
3 15 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 13 (23.64%) Open Source
5 12 (21.82%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (16.36%) Test Automation
7 7 (12.73%) Business Development
7 7 (12.73%) Line Management
7 7 (12.73%) Mentoring
7 7 (12.73%) OO
7 7 (12.73%) OOD
7 7 (12.73%) Technical Leadership
8 6 (10.91%) Artificial Intelligence
8 6 (10.91%) Configuration Management
8 6 (10.91%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (10.91%) Machine Learning
9 5 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (7.27%) Project Management
10 4 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (85.45%) Python
2 46 (83.64%) Java
3 31 (56.36%) C#
4 25 (45.45%) C
5 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.82%) Embedded C
6 1 (1.82%) Embedded C++
6 1 (1.82%) Go
6 1 (1.82%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.82%) Ruby
6 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (83.64%) Security Cleared
2 37 (67.27%) DV Cleared
3 9 (16.36%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) DO-254
System Software
1 8 (14.55%) Docker
2 3 (5.45%) VirtualBox
2 3 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (12.73%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (12.73%) Oracle
1 7 (12.73%) Red Hat
2 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.45%) VMware
4 1 (1.82%) MathWorks