Period
to 18 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 18 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 19 36 16
Rank change year-on-year +17 -20 +1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 145 109 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 9.99% 7.66% 13.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.10% 12.46% 22.16%
Number of salaries quoted 110 80 223
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £62,275 £59,125 £60,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year -2.17% +8.88% +3.05%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 759 875 1,349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 52.31% 61.49% 62.98%
Number of salaries quoted 568 701 1,082
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,850 £28,750 £29,775
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,750 £60,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% +4.49%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Gloucestershire

C++
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for C++ in Gloucestershire

C++
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 18 February 2019.

Salary histogram for C++ in Gloucestershire

C++
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 18 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +27 44 £47,500 +5.56% 5
Gloucester +10 36 £50,000 +4.17% 15
Tewkesbury -2 10 £51,500 +14.44% 5
C++
South West

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for C++.

1 113 (77.93%) Python
2 106 (73.10%) Java
3 101 (69.66%) Security Cleared
4 97 (66.90%) Software Engineering
5 93 (64.14%) C
6 80 (55.17%) Linux
7 74 (51.03%) DV Cleared
8 73 (50.34%) Agile Software Development
9 67 (46.21%) C#
10 58 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
11 49 (33.79%) SC Cleared
12 45 (31.03%) JavaScript
13 41 (28.28%) DevOps
14 40 (27.59%) JIRA
15 37 (25.52%) Scrum
16 35 (24.14%) Big Data
17 32 (22.07%) Windows
17 32 (22.07%) Java EE
18 31 (21.38%) Bitbucket
19 30 (20.69%) Test Automation
20 27 (18.62%) Continuous Integration
20 27 (18.62%) Penetration Testing
20 27 (18.62%) Embedded C
21 26 (17.93%) OOD
21 26 (17.93%) Selenium
21 26 (17.93%) Reverse Engineering
21 26 (17.93%) Hadoop
21 26 (17.93%) Jenkins
22 25 (17.24%) Android
22 25 (17.24%) Atlassian Bamboo

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 17 (11.72%) Confluence
2 16 (11.03%) Apache
2 16 (11.03%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (6.21%) JBoss
4 8 (5.52%) Apache Pig
4 8 (5.52%) WebLogic
5 7 (4.83%) Apache Spark
6 5 (3.45%) MS Exchange
7 4 (2.76%) IIS
8 3 (2.07%) GlassFish
8 3 (2.07%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.38%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.69%) ArcGIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.07%) GitHub
2 2 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.34%) TCP/IP
2 11 (7.59%) HTTP
2 11 (7.59%) Software-Defined Radio
2 11 (7.59%) SSL
3 7 (4.83%) Firewall
3 7 (4.83%) Network Security
4 5 (3.45%) AMQP
5 4 (2.76%) HTTPS
6 3 (2.07%) ASN.1
7 1 (0.69%) Broadband
7 1 (0.69%) CDMA
7 1 (0.69%) GSM
7 1 (0.69%) Internet
7 1 (0.69%) LTE
7 1 (0.69%) SSH
7 1 (0.69%) UMTS
7 1 (0.69%) WCDMA
7 1 (0.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (24.14%) Big Data
2 26 (17.93%) Hadoop
3 19 (13.10%) MySQL
4 18 (12.41%) MongoDB
5 17 (11.72%) Apache Hive
6 11 (7.59%) SQL Server
7 7 (4.83%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (2.76%) Neo4j
9 2 (1.38%) OrientDB
10 1 (0.69%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.69%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 40 (27.59%) JIRA
2 31 (21.38%) Bitbucket
3 26 (17.93%) Jenkins
3 26 (17.93%) Selenium
4 25 (17.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 23 (15.86%) Git (software)
6 16 (11.03%) git-flow
6 16 (11.03%) JUnit
7 13 (8.97%) EasyMock
8 12 (8.28%) Cucumber
9 10 (6.90%) CodeSonar
9 10 (6.90%) Robot Framework
10 8 (5.52%) Visual Studio
11 6 (4.14%) Eclipse
11 6 (4.14%) LoadRunner
12 4 (2.76%) IDA Disassembler
12 4 (2.76%) Mockito
13 2 (1.38%) JMeter
13 2 (1.38%) Rational DOORS
14 1 (0.69%) Maven
General
1 11 (7.59%) Electronics
2 8 (5.52%) Finance
3 7 (4.83%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.14%) Games
4 6 (4.14%) Manufacturing
4 6 (4.14%) Marketing
5 3 (2.07%) Military
6 2 (1.38%) Law
6 2 (1.38%) Legal
7 1 (0.69%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.69%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 74 (51.03%) Software Engineer
2 44 (30.34%) Developer
3 33 (22.76%) Software Developer
4 31 (21.38%) Java Engineer
4 31 (21.38%) Java Software Engineer
5 23 (15.86%) C++ Software Engineer
6 16 (11.03%) Embedded Engineer
7 15 (10.34%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 13 (8.97%) Java Developer
8 13 (8.97%) Java Software Developer
9 12 (8.28%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 10 (6.90%) Python Engineer
10 10 (6.90%) Python Software Engineer
10 10 (6.90%) Test Engineer
11 9 (6.21%) Linux Engineer
11 9 (6.21%) RF Engineer
12 8 (5.52%) C# Software Engineer
12 8 (5.52%) C++ Developer
12 8 (5.52%) DevOps Engineer
12 8 (5.52%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (22.07%) Java EE
2 25 (17.24%) Spring
3 24 (16.55%) EJB
3 24 (16.55%) Node.js
4 17 (11.72%) HTML
4 17 (11.72%) JSF
4 17 (11.72%) STL
5 16 (11.03%) .NET
6 14 (9.66%) ASP.NET
7 12 (8.28%) Apache NiFi
7 12 (8.28%) Django
7 12 (8.28%) Hibernate
7 12 (8.28%) LAMP
8 11 (7.59%) .NET Framework
8 11 (7.59%) J2EE
8 11 (7.59%) RabbitMQ
8 11 (7.59%) XML
9 10 (6.90%) REST
9 10 (6.90%) SOAP
9 10 (6.90%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 16 (11.03%) Wiki
3 14 (9.66%) Algorithms
4 13 (8.97%) VHDL
5 11 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (7.59%) Verilog
6 8 (5.52%) Cyber Defence
7 7 (4.83%) Cybercrime
7 7 (4.83%) Embedded Systems
8 6 (4.14%) Analytical Mindset
8 6 (4.14%) iPhone
9 5 (3.45%) Device Driver
10 4 (2.76%) Cyber Warfare
10 4 (2.76%) Cyberthreat
11 3 (2.07%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (2.07%) Social Media
12 2 (1.38%) CPLD
13 1 (0.69%) Linux Command Line
13 1 (0.69%) PKI
13 1 (0.69%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 80 (55.17%) Linux
2 32 (22.07%) Windows
3 25 (17.24%) Android
4 21 (14.48%) Embedded Linux
5 19 (13.10%) Apple iOS
6 17 (11.72%) CentOS
7 16 (11.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (9.66%) Unix
9 10 (6.90%) Mac OS X
10 6 (4.14%) Windows Phone
11 2 (1.38%) FreeRTOS
11 2 (1.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (66.90%) Software Engineering
2 73 (50.34%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
4 41 (28.28%) DevOps
5 37 (25.52%) Scrum
6 30 (20.69%) Test Automation
7 27 (18.62%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (18.62%) Penetration Testing
8 26 (17.93%) OOD
8 26 (17.93%) Reverse Engineering
9 25 (17.24%) OO
10 24 (16.55%) Open Source
11 23 (15.86%) Mentoring
12 20 (13.79%) Requirements Analysis
13 19 (13.10%) Systems Engineering
14 18 (12.41%) Problem-Solving
15 16 (11.03%) Kanban
15 16 (11.03%) User Stories
16 15 (10.34%) Coaching
17 14 (9.66%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 113 (77.93%) Python
2 106 (73.10%) Java
3 93 (64.14%) C
4 67 (46.21%) C#
5 45 (31.03%) JavaScript
6 27 (18.62%) Embedded C
7 21 (14.48%) Bash Shell
7 21 (14.48%) Objective-C
8 19 (13.10%) Embedded C++
9 18 (12.41%) SQL
10 14 (9.66%) Perl
11 11 (7.59%) Ruby
12 9 (6.21%) PHP
12 9 (6.21%) PowerShell
13 7 (4.83%) Scala
14 4 (2.76%) Go
15 3 (2.07%) Apple Swift
15 3 (2.07%) MATLAB
15 3 (2.07%) VB
16 2 (1.38%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 101 (69.66%) Security Cleared
2 74 (51.03%) DV Cleared
3 49 (33.79%) SC Cleared
4 9 (6.21%) CCNA
4 9 (6.21%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (6.21%) CISSP
4 9 (6.21%) CompTIA Security+
4 9 (6.21%) GIAC
4 9 (6.21%) Linux+ Certification
4 9 (6.21%) MCSE
4 9 (6.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (6.21%) Network+ Certification
4 9 (6.21%) SANS
4 9 (6.21%) SSCP
5 6 (4.14%) Degree
5 6 (4.14%) ISTQB
6 5 (3.45%) ISEB
7 3 (2.07%) Master's Degree
7 3 (2.07%) PhD
8 1 (0.69%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 20 (13.79%) Docker
2 10 (6.90%) vSphere
3 1 (0.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (8.97%) Puppet
2 10 (6.90%) Salt
3 6 (4.14%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.07%) Ansible
5 1 (0.69%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (13.10%) Microsoft
2 16 (11.03%) Red Hat
3 10 (6.90%) Oracle
4 7 (4.83%) Atlassian
5 6 (4.14%) SAP
6 4 (2.76%) Cisco
7 2 (1.38%) Altera
7 2 (1.38%) HP
7 2 (1.38%) Intel
7 2 (1.38%) Mentor Graphics
7 2 (1.38%) Xilinx
8 1 (0.69%) ATG
8 1 (0.69%) ESRI
8 1 (0.69%) VMware