Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 48 18
Rank change year-on-year +32 -30 -1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 64 26 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 10.65% 5.36% 12.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.75% 8.15% 20.29%
Number of salaries quoted 32 21 83
Cheltenham median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £26,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £61,125 £53,750 £67,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,750 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.11% -10.00% +16.28%

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 382 319 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 63.56% 65.77% 60.91%
Number of salaries quoted 300 285 410
Cheltenham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +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 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 64 (100.00%) Java
2 57 (89.06%) Python
3 46 (71.88%) Software Engineering
4 40 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (62.50%) Linux
5 38 (59.38%) Spring
5 38 (59.38%) DevOps
6 34 (53.13%) JIRA
6 34 (53.13%) EasyMock
6 34 (53.13%) Apache
7 31 (48.44%) Scrum
7 31 (48.44%) Java EE
8 29 (45.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 29 (45.31%) Bitbucket
8 29 (45.31%) EJB
9 28 (43.75%) C#
10 27 (42.19%) JUnit
10 27 (42.19%) Red Hat
10 27 (42.19%) JSF
10 27 (42.19%) Jenkins
10 27 (42.19%) Confluence
10 27 (42.19%) Wiki
10 27 (42.19%) Security Cleared
10 27 (42.19%) CentOS
10 27 (42.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 25 (39.06%) Open Source
11 25 (39.06%) OO
11 25 (39.06%) OOD
12 24 (37.50%) DV Cleared
13 23 (35.94%) 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 34 (53.13%) Apache
2 27 (42.19%) Confluence
3 13 (20.31%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (6.25%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.13%) IIS
5 2 (3.13%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) AMQP
1 4 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (32.81%) Big Data
2 13 (20.31%) Hadoop
3 11 (17.19%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (17.19%) Apache Hive
4 2 (3.13%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.13%) MySQL
4 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 34 (53.13%) EasyMock
1 34 (53.13%) JIRA
2 29 (45.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 29 (45.31%) Bitbucket
3 27 (42.19%) Jenkins
3 27 (42.19%) JUnit
4 8 (12.50%) Selenium
5 6 (9.38%) Cucumber
6 5 (7.81%) LoadRunner
7 2 (3.13%) CodeSonar
7 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
7 2 (3.13%) git-flow
7 2 (3.13%) Robot Framework
Job Titles
1 46 (71.88%) Software Engineer
2 34 (53.13%) Java Engineer
2 34 (53.13%) Java Software Engineer
3 29 (45.31%) Developer
4 25 (39.06%) Software Developer
5 23 (35.94%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 23 (35.94%) DevOps Engineer
6 14 (21.88%) Java Developer
6 14 (21.88%) Java Software Developer
7 9 (14.06%) Agile Developer
7 9 (14.06%) Agile Java Developer
7 9 (14.06%) DevOps Developer
8 5 (7.81%) C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (7.81%) Graduate
8 5 (7.81%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (7.81%) Graduate Java Engineer
8 5 (7.81%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
8 5 (7.81%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 4 (6.25%) Consultant
9 4 (6.25%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (59.38%) Spring
2 31 (48.44%) Java EE
3 29 (45.31%) EJB
4 27 (42.19%) JSF
5 11 (17.19%) Hibernate
5 11 (17.19%) Kafka
6 5 (7.81%) JDBC
7 4 (6.25%) .NET
7 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET
7 4 (6.25%) Node.js
7 4 (6.25%) RESTful
8 2 (3.13%) .NET Framework
8 2 (3.13%) Django
8 2 (3.13%) Entity Framework
8 2 (3.13%) HTML
8 2 (3.13%) J2EE
8 2 (3.13%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (3.13%) REST
8 2 (3.13%) Spring MVC
8 2 (3.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (42.19%) Wiki
2 6 (9.38%) Cyber Defence
3 4 (6.25%) Cybercrime
4 2 (3.13%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 40 (62.50%) Linux
2 27 (42.19%) CentOS
2 27 (42.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (12.50%) Windows
4 4 (6.25%) Android
5 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.13%) Mac OS X
5 2 (3.13%) Ubuntu
5 2 (3.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (71.88%) Software Engineering
2 40 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (59.38%) DevOps
4 31 (48.44%) Scrum
5 25 (39.06%) OO
5 25 (39.06%) OOD
5 25 (39.06%) Open Source
6 23 (35.94%) Requirements Analysis
7 14 (21.88%) TDD
8 10 (15.63%) Cybersecurity
8 10 (15.63%) Test Automation
9 7 (10.94%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (10.94%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (9.38%) SDLC
11 5 (7.81%) Business Development
11 5 (7.81%) Computer Forensics
11 5 (7.81%) Performance Testing
11 5 (7.81%) Scenario Testing
11 5 (7.81%) Unit Testing
11 5 (7.81%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) Java
2 57 (89.06%) Python
3 28 (43.75%) C#
4 17 (26.56%) C
5 7 (10.94%) JavaScript
5 7 (10.94%) SQL
6 4 (6.25%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 27 (42.19%) Security Cleared
2 24 (37.50%) DV Cleared
3 9 (14.06%) SC Cleared
4 5 (7.81%) ISEB
4 5 (7.81%) ISTQB
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Docker
1 2 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) Puppet
1 2 (3.13%) Salt
Vendors
1 27 (42.19%) Red Hat
2 8 (12.50%) Microsoft