Period
to 21 November 2018

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 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 53 18
Rank change year-on-year +37 -35 +3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 196 97 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 12.48% 6.47% 14.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.26% 10.26% 24.04%
Number of salaries quoted 138 72 230
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £43,750 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -10.71% +8.89%
10th Percentile £36,250 £29,550 £31,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,625 £67,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%

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 922 945 1,331
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 58.73% 63.00% 59.16%
Number of salaries quoted 732 777 1,070
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +5.59%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% +3.90%

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 21 November 2018.

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 21 November 2018. 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 +42 75 £47,500 +11.76% 5
Gloucester +18 40 £52,500 +16.67% 12
Tewkesbury -9 6 £42,750 +0.59% 5
Cirencester -2 1 £60,000 +41.18%
C++
South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for C++.

1 156 (79.59%) Java
2 154 (78.57%) Software Engineering
3 152 (77.55%) Python
4 133 (67.86%) Security Cleared
5 106 (54.08%) Linux
6 104 (53.06%) DV Cleared
6 104 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
7 102 (52.04%) C#
8 101 (51.53%) C
9 70 (35.71%) JavaScript
10 66 (33.67%) DevOps
11 63 (32.14%) Cybersecurity
12 60 (30.61%) Scrum
13 59 (30.10%) Windows
14 58 (29.59%) Java EE
15 56 (28.57%) Spring
15 56 (28.57%) JIRA
16 51 (26.02%) Big Data
17 49 (25.00%) Open Source
18 48 (24.49%) SC Cleared
19 47 (23.98%) Test Automation
19 47 (23.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 46 (23.47%) EJB
20 46 (23.47%) Apache
20 46 (23.47%) Android
20 46 (23.47%) Bitbucket
21 45 (22.96%) OO
22 44 (22.45%) Jenkins
23 40 (20.41%) SQL
24 39 (19.90%) OOD

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 46 (23.47%) Apache
2 33 (16.84%) Confluence
3 20 (10.20%) Elasticsearch
4 15 (7.65%) Apache Pig
5 11 (5.61%) WebLogic
6 9 (4.59%) Apache Spark
7 5 (2.55%) GlassFish
7 5 (2.55%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.53%) IIS
9 2 (1.02%) ArcGIS
9 2 (1.02%) JBoss
9 2 (1.02%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.51%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (11.73%) HTTP
2 22 (11.22%) SSL
3 19 (9.69%) TCP/IP
4 13 (6.63%) Firewall
5 9 (4.59%) HTTPS
6 8 (4.08%) Network Security
7 6 (3.06%) Internet
8 3 (1.53%) ASN.1
8 3 (1.53%) VLAN
8 3 (1.53%) Wireshark
9 2 (1.02%) AMQP
10 1 (0.51%) Broadband
10 1 (0.51%) FTP
10 1 (0.51%) IPsec
10 1 (0.51%) IPv4
10 1 (0.51%) L2TP
10 1 (0.51%) Software-Defined Radio
10 1 (0.51%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (26.02%) Big Data
2 38 (19.39%) Hadoop
3 29 (14.80%) Apache Hive
4 20 (10.20%) MySQL
5 17 (8.67%) SQL Server
6 14 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
7 11 (5.61%) MongoDB
8 9 (4.59%) Neo4j
9 2 (1.02%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (1.02%) Geospatial Data
9 2 (1.02%) GIS
9 2 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.02%) Presto
10 1 (0.51%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 56 (28.57%) JIRA
2 47 (23.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 46 (23.47%) Bitbucket
4 44 (22.45%) Jenkins
5 39 (19.90%) EasyMock
6 33 (16.84%) Git (software)
6 33 (16.84%) JUnit
7 30 (15.31%) Selenium
8 15 (7.65%) CodeSonar
8 15 (7.65%) git-flow
8 15 (7.65%) Robot Framework
9 13 (6.63%) Visual Studio
10 12 (6.12%) Cucumber
11 7 (3.57%) LoadRunner
12 5 (2.55%) Rational Rhapsody
12 5 (2.55%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (2.04%) IDA Disassembler
13 4 (2.04%) JMeter
14 3 (1.53%) Maven
14 3 (1.53%) Vagrant
General
1 22 (11.22%) Finance
2 18 (9.18%) Electronics
3 14 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 12 (6.12%) Games
5 10 (5.10%) Manufacturing
5 10 (5.10%) Marketing
6 7 (3.57%) Law
7 5 (2.55%) Military
8 4 (2.04%) Aerospace
8 4 (2.04%) Automotive
9 1 (0.51%) Legal
Job Titles
1 107 (54.59%) Software Engineer
2 68 (34.69%) Developer
3 55 (28.06%) Java Engineer
4 54 (27.55%) Java Software Engineer
5 47 (23.98%) Software Developer
6 28 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
7 26 (13.27%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 26 (13.27%) Java Developer
8 25 (12.76%) C++ Software Engineer
9 21 (10.71%) Java Software Developer
10 15 (7.65%) C# Software Engineer
11 14 (7.14%) Embedded Engineer
11 14 (7.14%) Test Engineer
12 13 (6.63%) Systems Engineer
13 12 (6.12%) DevOps Developer
13 12 (6.12%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 11 (5.61%) Agile Developer
15 10 (5.10%) Agile Java Developer
15 10 (5.10%) Senior Software Engineer
16 9 (4.59%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (29.59%) Java EE
2 56 (28.57%) Spring
3 46 (23.47%) EJB
4 32 (16.33%) Node.js
5 31 (15.82%) JSF
6 27 (13.78%) Django
7 25 (12.76%) .NET
7 25 (12.76%) AngularJS
7 25 (12.76%) Hibernate
8 24 (12.24%) HTML
9 21 (10.71%) .NET Framework
10 20 (10.20%) J2EE
11 19 (9.69%) STL
11 19 (9.69%) XML
12 18 (9.18%) ASP.NET
13 17 (8.67%) RabbitMQ
14 16 (8.16%) LAMP
15 15 (7.65%) REST
15 15 (7.65%) SOAP
15 15 (7.65%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.33%) Wiki
2 13 (6.63%) Cyber Defence
3 11 (5.61%) Cybercrime
3 11 (5.61%) iPhone
4 10 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (4.59%) Computer Science
5 9 (4.59%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (2.55%) Algorithms
6 5 (2.55%) Social Media
7 4 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.53%) Device Driver
8 3 (1.53%) Industry 4.0
8 3 (1.53%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.02%) CUDA
9 2 (1.02%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.02%) Media Streaming
9 2 (1.02%) Video\Live Streaming
9 2 (1.02%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.51%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 106 (54.08%) Linux
2 59 (30.10%) Windows
3 46 (23.47%) Android
4 36 (18.37%) CentOS
5 33 (16.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 32 (16.33%) Apple iOS
7 19 (9.69%) Mac OS X
8 17 (8.67%) Unix
9 11 (5.61%) Windows Phone
10 5 (2.55%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.02%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (78.57%) Software Engineering
2 104 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (33.67%) DevOps
4 63 (32.14%) Cybersecurity
5 60 (30.61%) Scrum
6 49 (25.00%) Open Source
7 47 (23.98%) Test Automation
8 45 (22.96%) OO
9 39 (19.90%) OOD
10 38 (19.39%) Reverse Engineering
11 34 (17.35%) Continuous Integration
11 34 (17.35%) TDD
12 32 (16.33%) Systems Engineering
13 28 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
13 28 (14.29%) User Stories
14 26 (13.27%) Mentoring
15 25 (12.76%) Penetration Testing
16 24 (12.24%) Analytics
17 20 (10.20%) Multithreading
17 20 (10.20%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 156 (79.59%) Java
2 152 (77.55%) Python
3 102 (52.04%) C#
4 101 (51.53%) C
5 70 (35.71%) JavaScript
6 40 (20.41%) SQL
7 34 (17.35%) Objective-C
8 21 (10.71%) Bash Shell
9 19 (9.69%) PowerShell
10 18 (9.18%) Ruby
11 15 (7.65%) Embedded C
11 15 (7.65%) PHP
12 12 (6.12%) Embedded C++
12 12 (6.12%) Perl
13 8 (4.08%) Go
14 6 (3.06%) Assembly Language
15 5 (2.55%) Apple Swift
15 5 (2.55%) Rust
16 4 (2.04%) VB
17 3 (1.53%) Ada
Qualifications
1 133 (67.86%) Security Cleared
2 104 (53.06%) DV Cleared
3 48 (24.49%) SC Cleared
4 22 (11.22%) Degree
5 16 (8.16%) CCNA
5 16 (8.16%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (8.16%) CISSP
5 16 (8.16%) CompTIA Security+
5 16 (8.16%) GIAC
5 16 (8.16%) Linux+ Certification
5 16 (8.16%) MCSE
5 16 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (8.16%) Network+ Certification
5 16 (8.16%) SANS
5 16 (8.16%) SSCP
6 7 (3.57%) ISTQB
7 6 (3.06%) ISEB
8 4 (2.04%) PhD
9 3 (1.53%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (1.53%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.04%) MISRA
2 3 (1.53%) Def Stans
3 2 (1.02%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.51%) DO-178B
System Software
1 33 (16.84%) Docker
2 18 (9.18%) vSphere
3 3 (1.53%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.53%) VirtualBox
3 3 (1.53%) VMware NSX
4 1 (0.51%) Firmware
4 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (10.20%) Puppet
2 18 (9.18%) Salt
3 10 (5.10%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (3.57%) Ansible
5 4 (2.04%) Kubernetes
6 3 (1.53%) PowerCLI
6 3 (1.53%) vCenter Server
7 2 (1.02%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (17.35%) Microsoft
2 33 (16.84%) Red Hat
3 13 (6.63%) Atlassian
4 10 (5.10%) SAP
5 9 (4.59%) Cisco
6 5 (2.55%) IBM
7 4 (2.04%) VMware
8 3 (1.53%) HP
9 2 (1.02%) ESRI
9 2 (1.02%) Oracle