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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 9 20
Rank change year-on-year -9 +11  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 112 166 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 13.37% 15.62% 10.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.24% 28.97% 17.57%
Number of salaries quoted 93 107 73
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £39,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £65,000 £55,000
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 582 573 609
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 69.45% 53.90% 59.36%
Number of salaries quoted 471 404 496
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +16.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -8 31 £40,000 -25.58% 4
Cheltenham -17 24 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Stroud - 5 £40,000 - 1
Tewkesbury -2 2 £44,500 +4.70%
Cirencester -8 1 £50,000 +9.89%
C++
South West

For the 6 months to 29 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for C++.

1 214 (80.45%) Security Cleared
2 211 (79.32%) Java
3 177 (66.54%) Software Engineering
4 176 (66.17%) Agile Software Development
5 149 (56.02%) C
6 147 (55.26%) DV Cleared
7 135 (50.75%) Cybersecurity
8 134 (50.38%) Python
9 133 (50.00%) C#
10 121 (45.49%) Linux
11 78 (29.32%) Big Data
12 73 (27.44%) Android
13 69 (25.94%) Reverse Engineering
13 69 (25.94%) Hadoop
14 63 (23.68%) Java EE
14 63 (23.68%) JavaScript
15 62 (23.31%) Degree
16 59 (22.18%) Apple iOS
17 57 (21.43%) Spring
18 54 (20.30%) J2EE
18 54 (20.30%) Windows
19 49 (18.42%) Perl
20 47 (17.67%) Objective-C
21 46 (17.29%) Hibernate
21 46 (17.29%) Test Strategy
22 45 (16.92%) EJB
23 44 (16.54%) OO
23 44 (16.54%) Unix
24 39 (14.66%) Scrum
25 37 (13.91%) HTML

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 34 (12.78%) Apache Pig
2 24 (9.02%) Elasticsearch
2 24 (9.02%) WebLogic
3 18 (6.77%) Apache
4 16 (6.02%) Apache Spark
4 16 (6.02%) Confluence
5 8 (3.01%) JBoss
6 4 (1.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (0.75%) GNU Octave
2 1 (0.38%) Doxygen
2 1 (0.38%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 6 (2.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.52%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (7.14%) Amazon S3
3 5 (1.88%) GitHub
4 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.02%) Internet
2 14 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 11 (4.14%) Network Security
4 10 (3.76%) HTTP
4 10 (3.76%) SSL
5 8 (3.01%) Firewall
6 6 (2.26%) HTTPS
7 4 (1.50%) Wireshark
8 3 (1.13%) Wireless
9 2 (0.75%) ASN.1
9 2 (0.75%) Software-Defined Radio
10 1 (0.38%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (29.32%) Big Data
2 69 (25.94%) Hadoop
3 36 (13.53%) Apache Hive
4 27 (10.15%) MongoDB
5 18 (6.77%) Data Mining
6 16 (6.02%) MySQL
7 13 (4.89%) Relational Database
8 10 (3.76%) SQL Server
9 9 (3.38%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.50%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.75%) DB2
11 2 (0.75%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.38%) Apache Accumulo
12 1 (0.38%) Blockchain
12 1 (0.38%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 36 (13.53%) Selenium
2 33 (12.41%) JIRA
3 32 (12.03%) Cucumber
4 28 (10.53%) JUnit
5 26 (9.77%) LoadRunner
6 20 (7.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 20 (7.52%) Bitbucket
7 19 (7.14%) Jenkins
8 17 (6.39%) Rational DOORS
9 15 (5.64%) EasyMock
10 12 (4.51%) JMeter
11 11 (4.14%) Git (software)
12 10 (3.76%) TestNG
13 6 (2.26%) Metasploit
14 4 (1.50%) CodeSonar
14 4 (1.50%) git-flow
14 4 (1.50%) Robot Framework
14 4 (1.50%) Visual Studio
15 3 (1.13%) Mercurial
16 2 (0.75%) Hudson
General
1 26 (9.77%) Games
2 21 (7.89%) Electronics
3 17 (6.39%) Telecoms
4 9 (3.38%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.63%) Marketing
6 6 (2.26%) Finance
7 5 (1.88%) Legal
8 4 (1.50%) Automotive
9 3 (1.13%) Military
10 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 117 (43.98%) Software Engineer
2 51 (19.17%) Developer
3 43 (16.17%) Java Engineer
3 43 (16.17%) Java Software Engineer
4 39 (14.66%) Test Engineer
5 37 (13.91%) C++ Software Engineer
6 30 (11.28%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 27 (10.15%) Research Engineer
8 25 (9.40%) Consultant
8 25 (9.40%) Systems Engineer
9 21 (7.89%) Software Developer
10 17 (6.39%) C# Software Engineer
10 17 (6.39%) Software Test Engineer
11 16 (6.02%) Java Developer
12 15 (5.64%) Analyst
12 15 (5.64%) Software Consultant
13 14 (5.26%) C++ Developer
13 14 (5.26%) Software Analyst
13 14 (5.26%) Software Test Analyst
13 14 (5.26%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (23.68%) Java EE
2 57 (21.43%) Spring
3 54 (20.30%) J2EE
4 46 (17.29%) Hibernate
5 45 (16.92%) EJB
6 37 (13.91%) HTML
7 34 (12.78%) XML
8 30 (11.28%) STL
9 26 (9.77%) CSS
10 23 (8.65%) JSF
11 19 (7.14%) Web Services
12 18 (6.77%) jQuery
13 16 (6.02%) Node.js
14 14 (5.26%) HTML5
14 14 (5.26%) LAMP
15 13 (4.89%) CSS3
16 10 (3.76%) .NET
16 10 (3.76%) AngularJS
16 10 (3.76%) Apache Camel
17 9 (3.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 35 (13.16%) Computer Science
2 27 (10.15%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (6.77%) Algorithms
4 16 (6.02%) Embedded Systems
5 15 (5.64%) Wiki
6 14 (5.26%) Management Information System
7 10 (3.76%) PKI
8 9 (3.38%) VHDL
9 8 (3.01%) Device Driver
10 7 (2.63%) iPhone
11 5 (1.88%) CAN bus
11 5 (1.88%) Cybercrime
12 2 (0.75%) Cyberthreat
13 1 (0.38%) Bitcoin
13 1 (0.38%) Cyber Defence
13 1 (0.38%) Cyber Warfare
13 1 (0.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 1 (0.38%) Internet of Things
13 1 (0.38%) iPad
13 1 (0.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 121 (45.49%) Linux
2 73 (27.44%) Android
3 59 (22.18%) Apple iOS
4 54 (20.30%) Windows
5 44 (16.54%) Unix
6 30 (11.28%) Mac OS X
7 15 (5.64%) CentOS
7 15 (5.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (2.63%) Windows Phone
9 4 (1.50%) FreeBSD
10 3 (1.13%) Embedded Linux
10 3 (1.13%) Solaris
11 2 (0.75%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (66.54%) Software Engineering
2 176 (66.17%) Agile Software Development
3 135 (50.75%) Cybersecurity
4 69 (25.94%) Reverse Engineering
5 46 (17.29%) Test Strategy
6 44 (16.54%) OO
7 39 (14.66%) Scrum
8 37 (13.91%) User Stories
9 36 (13.53%) Mentoring
10 35 (13.16%) ITIL
11 34 (12.78%) DevOps
11 34 (12.78%) UML
12 29 (10.90%) Multithreading
13 28 (10.53%) Mathematics
13 28 (10.53%) Mobile Development
13 28 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
14 27 (10.15%) SDLC
15 26 (9.77%) Coaching
15 26 (9.77%) Ethical Hacking
15 26 (9.77%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 211 (79.32%) Java
2 149 (56.02%) C
3 134 (50.38%) Python
4 133 (50.00%) C#
5 63 (23.68%) JavaScript
6 49 (18.42%) Perl
7 47 (17.67%) Objective-C
8 34 (12.78%) SQL
9 30 (11.28%) Ruby
10 21 (7.89%) VB
11 11 (4.14%) Embedded C
12 9 (3.38%) PowerShell
13 8 (3.01%) Bash Shell
14 7 (2.63%) Scala
15 5 (1.88%) MATLAB
15 5 (1.88%) PHP
15 5 (1.88%) Shell Script
16 4 (1.50%) Embedded C++
17 3 (1.13%) VB.NET
17 3 (1.13%) VB6
Qualifications
1 214 (80.45%) Security Cleared
2 147 (55.26%) DV Cleared
3 62 (23.31%) Degree
4 36 (13.53%) SC Cleared
5 26 (9.77%) ISEB
6 22 (8.27%) ISTQB
7 15 (5.64%) GIAC
8 12 (4.51%) CCNA
8 12 (4.51%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (4.51%) CISSP
8 12 (4.51%) Linux+ Certification
8 12 (4.51%) MCSE
8 12 (4.51%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (4.51%) Network+ Certification
8 12 (4.51%) SANS
8 12 (4.51%) SSCP
9 8 (3.01%) CompTIA Security+
9 8 (3.01%) PhD
9 8 (3.01%) Security+ Certification
10 3 (1.13%) CEH
System Software
1 19 (7.14%) Hyper-V
1 19 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.88%) Docker
3 4 (1.50%) vSphere
4 3 (1.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 16 (6.02%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (2.26%) Puppet
3 4 (1.50%) Salt
4 3 (1.13%) EnCase
5 2 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.38%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 24 (9.02%) Oracle
2 19 (7.14%) VMware
3 17 (6.39%) Red Hat
4 16 (6.02%) HP
5 11 (4.14%) Microsoft
6 6 (2.26%) Atlassian
6 6 (2.26%) Cisco
6 6 (2.26%) SAP
7 2 (0.75%) Epicor
8 1 (0.38%) Sybase
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
FutureBoard
Posted: 10 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Parity Professionals
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £75000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 60,000 plsu benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago