Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 53 12
Rank change year-on-year +34 -41 +8
Permanent jobs citing C++ 77 27 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 11.74% 5.92% 15.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.58% 9.15% 25.42%
Number of salaries quoted 34 22 112
Cheltenham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £36,250 £30,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £67,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -13.27% +8.89%

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 438 295 535
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 66.77% 64.69% 62.57%
Number of salaries quoted 345 267 443
Cheltenham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,400 £27,500 £30,600
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,500 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% - +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 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, 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 72 (93.51%) Java
2 68 (88.31%) Python
3 62 (80.52%) Software Engineering
4 51 (66.23%) Linux
5 46 (59.74%) Spring
6 45 (58.44%) Agile Software Development
7 44 (57.14%) DevOps
8 43 (55.84%) Apache
9 42 (54.55%) EasyMock
10 39 (50.65%) JIRA
11 38 (49.35%) Java EE
12 37 (48.05%) Scrum
13 36 (46.75%) EJB
14 35 (45.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 35 (45.45%) CentOS
14 35 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 35 (45.45%) Bitbucket
15 34 (44.16%) Jenkins
15 34 (44.16%) Confluence
15 34 (44.16%) Wiki
15 34 (44.16%) JSF
15 34 (44.16%) JUnit
15 34 (44.16%) Red Hat
16 33 (42.86%) Open Source
16 33 (42.86%) Security Cleared
17 32 (41.56%) OO
17 32 (41.56%) OOD
18 31 (40.26%) C#
18 31 (40.26%) DV Cleared
19 28 (36.36%) Requirements Analysis

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 43 (55.84%) Apache
2 34 (44.16%) Confluence
3 12 (15.58%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.60%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.30%) DNS
2 1 (1.30%) Firewall
2 1 (1.30%) HTTP
2 1 (1.30%) Internet
2 1 (1.30%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.30%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.08%) Big Data
2 13 (16.88%) Hadoop
3 12 (15.58%) Apache Cassandra
3 12 (15.58%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.30%) MySQL
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 42 (54.55%) EasyMock
2 39 (50.65%) JIRA
3 35 (45.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 35 (45.45%) Bitbucket
4 34 (44.16%) Jenkins
4 34 (44.16%) JUnit
5 6 (7.79%) Selenium
6 5 (6.49%) Cucumber
7 4 (5.19%) LoadRunner
7 4 (5.19%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (1.30%) CodeSonar
8 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.30%) git-flow
8 1 (1.30%) Rational Team Concert
8 1 (1.30%) Robot Framework
General
1 3 (3.90%) Aerospace
1 3 (3.90%) Automotive
1 3 (3.90%) Electronics
2 2 (2.60%) Finance
2 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (76.62%) Software Engineer
2 42 (54.55%) Java Engineer
3 41 (53.25%) Java Software Engineer
4 28 (36.36%) DevOps Engineer
5 27 (35.06%) Developer
6 23 (29.87%) Software Developer
7 22 (28.57%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 15 (19.48%) Java Developer
8 15 (19.48%) Java Software Developer
9 10 (12.99%) Agile Developer
9 10 (12.99%) Agile Java Developer
9 10 (12.99%) DevOps Developer
10 5 (6.49%) C++ Software Engineer
11 3 (3.90%) Embedded C++ Engineer
11 3 (3.90%) Embedded Engineer
11 3 (3.90%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
11 3 (3.90%) Graduate Java Engineer
11 3 (3.90%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
11 3 (3.90%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 3 (3.90%) Software Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (59.74%) Spring
2 38 (49.35%) Java EE
3 36 (46.75%) EJB
4 34 (44.16%) JSF
5 12 (15.58%) Hibernate
5 12 (15.58%) Kafka
6 10 (12.99%) Django
7 8 (10.39%) AngularJS
8 4 (5.19%) JDBC
9 2 (2.60%) HTML
9 2 (2.60%) J2EE
9 2 (2.60%) XML
10 1 (1.30%) .NET
10 1 (1.30%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET
10 1 (1.30%) LAMP
10 1 (1.30%) Node.js
10 1 (1.30%) POSIX
10 1 (1.30%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (1.30%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 34 (44.16%) Wiki
2 3 (3.90%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.90%) Cybercrime
3 2 (2.60%) Cyber Defence
3 2 (2.60%) iPhone
4 1 (1.30%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 51 (66.23%) Linux
2 35 (45.45%) CentOS
2 35 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (10.39%) Windows
4 4 (5.19%) Android
5 2 (2.60%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.60%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.60%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.60%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (80.52%) Software Engineering
2 45 (58.44%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (57.14%) DevOps
4 37 (48.05%) Scrum
5 33 (42.86%) Open Source
6 32 (41.56%) OO
6 32 (41.56%) OOD
7 28 (36.36%) Requirements Analysis
8 22 (28.57%) TDD
9 14 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (15.58%) Unit Testing
11 9 (11.69%) Mathematics
12 8 (10.39%) Cybersecurity
12 8 (10.39%) Test Automation
13 6 (7.79%) Mentoring
13 6 (7.79%) Penetration Testing
14 5 (6.49%) Reverse Engineering
15 4 (5.19%) Performance Testing
15 4 (5.19%) Service Delivery
15 4 (5.19%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 72 (93.51%) Java
2 68 (88.31%) Python
3 31 (40.26%) C#
4 19 (24.68%) C
5 15 (19.48%) SQL
6 14 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.90%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.60%) Ada
8 2 (2.60%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.30%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.30%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.30%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.30%) PHP
Qualifications
1 33 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 31 (40.26%) DV Cleared
3 12 (15.58%) Degree
4 9 (11.69%) SC Cleared
5 4 (5.19%) ISEB
5 4 (5.19%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.60%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) MISRA
2 2 (2.60%) Def Stans
3 1 (1.30%) DO-178B
3 1 (1.30%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) Docker
1 1 (1.30%) Firmware
1 1 (1.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) Puppet
1 1 (1.30%) Salt
Vendors
1 34 (44.16%) Red Hat
2 4 (5.19%) IBM
3 3 (3.90%) Microsoft