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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 29 9 22
Rank change year-on-year -20 +13  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 23 76 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 10.45% 14.79% 8.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.84% 30.40% 15.35%
Number of salaries quoted 21 58 27
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £41,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,750 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

C++ is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 155 250 215
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 70.45% 48.64% 55.70%
Number of salaries quoted 119 189 179
Median salary £45,269 £49,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.54% +28.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham citing C++ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Cheltenham

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 50 (83.33%) Java
2 48 (80.00%) C#
3 47 (78.33%) Cybersecurity
4 46 (76.67%) Security Cleared
5 40 (66.67%) Software Engineering
6 38 (63.33%) Reverse Engineering
7 34 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (53.33%) DV Cleared
9 27 (45.00%) Big Data
10 18 (30.00%) Algorithms
10 18 (30.00%) C
10 18 (30.00%) Data Mining
11 17 (28.33%) Linux
11 17 (28.33%) Ethical Hacking
12 15 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
12 15 (25.00%) Android
12 15 (25.00%) Python
13 14 (23.33%) Apple iOS
14 10 (16.67%) TCP/IP
14 10 (16.67%) MongoDB
14 10 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
15 9 (15.00%) SDLC
15 9 (15.00%) Threat Detection
16 8 (13.33%) Perl
16 8 (13.33%) Telecoms
16 8 (13.33%) Windows
17 7 (11.67%) JavaScript
17 7 (11.67%) OO
17 7 (11.67%) Java EE
17 7 (11.67%) Objective-C

C++
Top Related 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 10 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (8.33%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.67%) Confluence
3 1 (1.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) GitHub
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 5 (8.33%) Firewall
3 3 (5.00%) Internet
4 2 (3.33%) Network Security
5 1 (1.67%) Wireless
5 1 (1.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (45.00%) Big Data
2 18 (30.00%) Data Mining
3 10 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 5 (8.33%) Apache Hive
4 5 (8.33%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (3.33%) Metasploit
2 2 (3.33%) Subversion
3 1 (1.67%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.67%) JIRA
3 1 (1.67%) JUnit
3 1 (1.67%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.67%) Electronics
2 4 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.00%) Finance
3 3 (5.00%) Legal
3 3 (5.00%) Marketing
4 1 (1.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 28 (46.67%) Software Engineer
2 18 (30.00%) Developer
3 16 (26.67%) Java Engineer
3 16 (26.67%) Java Software Engineer
3 16 (26.67%) Research Engineer
4 12 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 10 (16.67%) C# Developer
6 9 (15.00%) C# Software Engineer
6 9 (15.00%) Java Developer
7 8 (13.33%) Java Software Developer
8 7 (11.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 5 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Engineer
9 5 (8.33%) Security Engineer
10 4 (6.67%) Analyst
10 4 (6.67%) Security Researcher
10 4 (6.67%) Test Analyst
10 4 (6.67%) Vulnerability Researcher
11 3 (5.00%) Software Developer
11 3 (5.00%) Software Tester
11 3 (5.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.67%) Java EE
2 6 (10.00%) XML
3 5 (8.33%) STL
4 4 (6.67%) J2EE
5 3 (5.00%) HTML
6 2 (3.33%) CSS
6 2 (3.33%) HTML5
6 2 (3.33%) Qt
6 2 (3.33%) Spring
7 1 (1.67%) CSS3
7 1 (1.67%) EJB
7 1 (1.67%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.67%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.67%) jQuery
7 1 (1.67%) JSF
7 1 (1.67%) REST
7 1 (1.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (30.00%) Algorithms
2 7 (11.67%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (10.00%) Cybercrime
4 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.67%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (1.67%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.33%) Linux
2 15 (25.00%) Android
3 14 (23.33%) Apple iOS
4 8 (13.33%) Windows
5 6 (10.00%) Mac OS X
5 6 (10.00%) Unix
6 4 (6.67%) FreeBSD
7 1 (1.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (78.33%) Cybersecurity
2 40 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 38 (63.33%) Reverse Engineering
4 34 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (28.33%) Ethical Hacking
6 15 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
7 9 (15.00%) SDLC
7 9 (15.00%) Threat Detection
8 7 (11.67%) Cryptography
8 7 (11.67%) OO
9 6 (10.00%) Mobile Development
10 5 (8.33%) Android Development
10 5 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (8.33%) iOS Development
10 5 (8.33%) Multithreading
11 4 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
11 4 (6.67%) Integration Testing
11 4 (6.67%) TDD
11 4 (6.67%) Test Scripting
11 4 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (83.33%) Java
2 48 (80.00%) C#
3 18 (30.00%) C
4 15 (25.00%) Python
5 8 (13.33%) Perl
6 7 (11.67%) JavaScript
6 7 (11.67%) Objective-C
7 6 (10.00%) VB
8 4 (6.67%) PowerShell
8 4 (6.67%) Shell Script
8 4 (6.67%) SQL
9 3 (5.00%) MATLAB
10 2 (3.33%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.33%) Embedded C
10 2 (3.33%) Embedded C++
10 2 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 46 (76.67%) Security Cleared
2 32 (53.33%) DV Cleared
3 6 (10.00%) GIAC
4 5 (8.33%) CCNA
4 5 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (8.33%) CISSP
4 5 (8.33%) Linux+ Certification
4 5 (8.33%) MCSE
4 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (8.33%) Network+ Certification
4 5 (8.33%) SANS
4 5 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 5 (8.33%) SSCP
5 3 (5.00%) Degree
5 3 (5.00%) ISEB
6 2 (3.33%) PhD
7 1 (1.67%) CEH
7 1 (1.67%) ECSA
7 1 (1.67%) EnCE
7 1 (1.67%) GCFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Docker
1 1 (1.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.67%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (1.67%) EnCase
Vendors
1 3 (5.00%) HP
1 3 (5.00%) SAP
2 2 (3.33%) Epicor
3 1 (1.67%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
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