Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 12 23 48
Rank change year-on-year +11 +25 -29
Permanent jobs citing C++ 85 44 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 14.51% 8.80% 4.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.15% 16.30% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 23 29 22
Cheltenham median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £30,750 £36,250 £26,875
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £57,125
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -5.26%

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 352 270 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 60.07% 54.00% 63.69%
Number of salaries quoted 248 212 292
Cheltenham median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £27,500
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 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 February 2020.

Salary histogram for C++ in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 74 (87.06%) Java
2 68 (80.00%) Python
3 66 (77.65%) C#
4 56 (65.88%) Security Cleared
5 44 (51.76%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (48.24%) DV Cleared
7 39 (45.88%) Software Engineering
8 38 (44.71%) DevOps
9 27 (31.76%) JavaScript
9 27 (31.76%) Cyberthreat
10 20 (23.53%) Jenkins
11 19 (22.35%) Linux
12 18 (21.18%) C
12 18 (21.18%) Artificial Intelligence
12 18 (21.18%) Embedded Systems
12 18 (21.18%) MongoDB
13 15 (17.65%) Cucumber
13 15 (17.65%) Node.js
13 15 (17.65%) Selenium
13 15 (17.65%) SC Cleared
14 13 (15.29%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (15.29%) Gherkin
14 13 (15.29%) Continuous Delivery
14 13 (15.29%) MySQL
14 13 (15.29%) Oracle
14 13 (15.29%) .NET
14 13 (15.29%) Configuration Management
14 13 (15.29%) JBoss
14 13 (15.29%) Eclipse
15 12 (14.12%) Scrum

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 13 (15.29%) JBoss
2 9 (10.59%) Confluence
3 7 (8.24%) Apache
4 2 (2.35%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.35%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) PaaS
1 2 (2.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.71%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.18%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.18%) MongoDB
2 13 (15.29%) MySQL
3 11 (12.94%) Big Data
4 2 (2.35%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.35%) Apache Hive
4 2 (2.35%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 20 (23.53%) Jenkins
2 15 (17.65%) Cucumber
2 15 (17.65%) Selenium
3 13 (15.29%) Eclipse
4 9 (10.59%) JIRA
5 8 (9.41%) IDA Disassembler
6 7 (8.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (8.24%) Bitbucket
6 7 (8.24%) Bitbucket Server
6 7 (8.24%) EasyMock
6 7 (8.24%) JUnit
7 1 (1.18%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.18%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (1.18%) Advertising
1 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (38.82%) Software Engineer
2 32 (37.65%) Developer
3 26 (30.59%) Software Developer
4 9 (10.59%) Java Developer
5 7 (8.24%) C++ Developer
5 7 (8.24%) Senior Developer
6 6 (7.06%) C++ Software Developer
6 6 (7.06%) C++/Java Developer
6 6 (7.06%) Java Software Developer
6 6 (7.06%) Python Developer
7 5 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (4.71%) C# Developer
8 4 (4.71%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (4.71%) C++/C# Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Senior C# Software Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Senior C++ Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Senior Java Software Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.65%) Node.js
2 13 (15.29%) .NET
2 13 (15.29%) Gherkin
3 10 (11.76%) Java EE
3 10 (11.76%) Spring
4 9 (10.59%) Apache NiFi
5 7 (8.24%) EJB
5 7 (8.24%) HTML
5 7 (8.24%) JSF
6 6 (7.06%) CSS
6 6 (7.06%) CSS3
6 6 (7.06%) HTML5
6 6 (7.06%) RESTful
7 5 (5.88%) jQuery
7 5 (5.88%) React
8 3 (3.53%) Hibernate
9 2 (2.35%) AngularJS
10 1 (1.18%) MFC
10 1 (1.18%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 27 (31.76%) Cyberthreat
2 18 (21.18%) Embedded Systems
3 9 (10.59%) Wiki
4 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.35%) Linux
2 11 (12.94%) Windows
3 8 (9.41%) Android
4 7 (8.24%) Apple iOS
4 7 (8.24%) CentOS
4 7 (8.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (51.76%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (45.88%) Software Engineering
3 38 (44.71%) DevOps
4 18 (21.18%) Artificial Intelligence
5 13 (15.29%) Configuration Management
5 13 (15.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 13 (15.29%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (14.12%) Scrum
7 9 (10.59%) Cybersecurity
7 9 (10.59%) Open Source
8 7 (8.24%) ITIL
8 7 (8.24%) OO
8 7 (8.24%) OOD
8 7 (8.24%) Reverse Engineering
8 7 (8.24%) SDLC
8 7 (8.24%) Service Delivery
9 5 (5.88%) Machine Learning
10 4 (4.71%) Front End Development
11 3 (3.53%) Systems Engineering
11 3 (3.53%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 74 (87.06%) Java
2 68 (80.00%) Python
3 66 (77.65%) C#
4 27 (31.76%) JavaScript
5 18 (21.18%) C
6 2 (2.35%) Perl
7 1 (1.18%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.18%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.18%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.18%) Go
7 1 (1.18%) Lua
7 1 (1.18%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.18%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.18%) PHP
7 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 56 (65.88%) Security Cleared
2 41 (48.24%) DV Cleared
3 15 (17.65%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) DO-254
System Software
1 3 (3.53%) VirtualBox
1 3 (3.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (15.29%) Oracle
2 7 (8.24%) Red Hat
3 3 (3.53%) VMware
4 2 (2.35%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.18%) MathWorks