Period
to 21 July 2018

The median annual salary for a C++ Software Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucester during the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineer - C++
Gloucestershire > Gloucester
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 56 59
Rank change year-on-year +13 +3 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 6 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 2.32% 0.96% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.44% 0.99% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 4
Gloucester median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% -26.94%
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Gloucester
Permanent vacancies in Gloucester with a recognized job title 246 405 469
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.98% 97.12% 98.53%
Number of salaries quoted 165 363 325
Gloucester median annual salary £46,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.84% -2.35% +1.19%
10th Percentile £28,000 £25,850 £24,350
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.18% +6.25%

C++ Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

Job postings that featured C++ Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucester.

Job vacancy trend for C++ Software Engineer in Gloucester

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer in Gloucester.

Salary trend for C++ Software Engineer in Gloucester

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer in Gloucester over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ Software Engineer in Gloucester

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, C++ Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Gloucester region featuring C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) C
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) STL
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Electronics
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) Ada
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
4 1 (16.67%) Assembly Language
4 1 (16.67%) UML
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
4 1 (16.67%) Automotive
4 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 2 (33.33%) Electronics
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 1 (16.67%) Automotive
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) STL
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Memory Management
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) C
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) Ada
4 1 (16.67%) Assembly Language
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Def Stans
1 1 (16.67%) MISRA
1 1 (16.67%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) IBM
1 1 (16.67%) SAP