Period
to 21 October 2017

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 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 15 17
Rank change year-on-year -36 +2 +2
Permanent jobs citing C++ 104 336 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 6.74% 15.43% 12.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.83% 25.67% 20.65%
Number of salaries quoted 79 231 206
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.27% +8.89% +15.38%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £66,250 £66,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +14.29%

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 960 1309 1259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 62.22% 60.13% 60.65%
Number of salaries quoted 792 1007 1005
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,650 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
South West median annual salary £41,377 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.90% +4.05%

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 October 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 6 months to 21 October 2017. 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 -41 27 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Gloucester -11 26 £42,500 - 1
Tewkesbury -1 9 £42,500 +6.25%
Cirencester - 8 £51,250 -
Stroud - 3 £35,000 -
Filton - 2 - -
C++
South West

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 74 (71.15%) Java
2 61 (58.65%) Security Cleared
3 58 (55.77%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (54.81%) Software Engineering
4 57 (54.81%) Python
5 54 (51.92%) C
6 45 (43.27%) Linux
7 39 (37.50%) C#
8 32 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
9 30 (28.85%) DV Cleared
10 27 (25.96%) JIRA
10 27 (25.96%) JavaScript
11 26 (25.00%) Hadoop
12 24 (23.08%) Degree
12 24 (23.08%) HTML
12 24 (23.08%) JUnit
13 23 (22.12%) Apache
13 23 (22.12%) Java EE
13 23 (22.12%) Test Automation
14 22 (21.15%) ITIL
15 21 (20.19%) Big Data
16 20 (19.23%) Jenkins
16 20 (19.23%) DevOps
17 19 (18.27%) CSS
17 19 (18.27%) SQL
17 19 (18.27%) Unix
17 19 (18.27%) OO
17 19 (18.27%) SC Cleared
17 19 (18.27%) Selenium
18 18 (17.31%) Computer Science

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 23 (22.12%) Apache
2 11 (10.58%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (9.62%) Confluence
4 8 (7.69%) Apache Spark
4 8 (7.69%) Tomcat
5 7 (6.73%) IIS
6 3 (2.88%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.96%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.96%) JBoss
7 1 (0.96%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.96%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.46%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (9.62%) Amazon S3
3 3 (2.88%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.96%) GitHub
4 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.65%) HTTP
1 9 (8.65%) Internet
2 7 (6.73%) Firewall
3 5 (4.81%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.85%) Wireless
4 4 (3.85%) ZigBee
5 3 (2.88%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.92%) FCoE
6 2 (1.92%) SNMP
7 1 (0.96%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.96%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.96%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 21 (20.19%) Big Data
3 10 (9.62%) Apache Hive
4 8 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (2.88%) Apache Accumulo
5 3 (2.88%) HBase
5 3 (2.88%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.88%) MySQL
5 3 (2.88%) Redis
5 3 (2.88%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.92%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.96%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.96%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 27 (25.96%) JIRA
2 24 (23.08%) JUnit
3 20 (19.23%) Jenkins
4 19 (18.27%) Selenium
5 16 (15.38%) Cucumber
6 14 (13.46%) EasyMock
7 12 (11.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 12 (11.54%) Bitbucket
7 12 (11.54%) Visual Studio
8 11 (10.58%) Rational DOORS
9 9 (8.65%) LoadRunner
9 9 (8.65%) SoapUI
10 8 (7.69%) Ant
10 8 (7.69%) Eclipse
10 8 (7.69%) HP UFT
10 8 (7.69%) Maven
11 5 (4.81%) JMeter
12 4 (3.85%) TestNG
13 3 (2.88%) Rational Rhapsody
14 2 (1.92%) Redmine
General
1 15 (14.42%) Electronics
2 9 (8.65%) Telecoms
3 8 (7.69%) Aerospace
4 7 (6.73%) Finance
5 5 (4.81%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.81%) Marketing
6 4 (3.85%) Automotive
7 2 (1.92%) Avionics
7 2 (1.92%) Games
8 1 (0.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 43 (41.35%) Software Engineer
2 27 (25.96%) Developer
3 15 (14.42%) Java Engineer
3 15 (14.42%) Java Software Engineer
4 14 (13.46%) C++ Software Engineer
4 14 (13.46%) Java Developer
5 12 (11.54%) Software Developer
6 10 (9.62%) Consultant
6 10 (9.62%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 10 (9.62%) Senior Consultant
7 9 (8.65%) Java Software Developer
8 8 (7.69%) C Software Engineer
8 8 (7.69%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 7 (6.73%) Analyst
9 7 (6.73%) Embedded Engineer
9 7 (6.73%) Test Analyst
9 7 (6.73%) Test Automation Manager
9 7 (6.73%) Test Manager
10 6 (5.77%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 6 (5.77%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (23.08%) HTML
2 23 (22.12%) Java EE
3 19 (18.27%) CSS
4 18 (17.31%) Spring
5 16 (15.38%) XML
6 15 (14.42%) .NET
7 12 (11.54%) J2EE
8 11 (10.58%) jQuery
9 10 (9.62%) EJB
9 10 (9.62%) JSF
9 10 (9.62%) SOAP
10 9 (8.65%) REST
11 8 (7.69%) Gherkin
11 8 (7.69%) Hibernate
12 6 (5.77%) STL
13 4 (3.85%) Node.js
14 3 (2.88%) .NET Framework
14 3 (2.88%) CSS3
14 3 (2.88%) HTML5
14 3 (2.88%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.31%) Computer Science
2 11 (10.58%) Management Information System
3 10 (9.62%) Wiki
4 8 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (3.85%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (2.88%) CAN bus
6 3 (2.88%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.92%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.92%) Cyber Warfare
7 2 (1.92%) PKI
8 1 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.96%) AS400
8 1 (0.96%) Blog
8 1 (0.96%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (0.96%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (0.96%) Cybercrime
8 1 (0.96%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.96%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 45 (43.27%) Linux
2 19 (18.27%) Unix
3 13 (12.50%) Windows
4 10 (9.62%) Android
4 10 (9.62%) CentOS
4 10 (9.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (6.73%) Apple iOS
5 7 (6.73%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.92%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.96%) AIX
7 1 (0.96%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.96%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.96%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (55.77%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (54.81%) Software Engineering
3 32 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
4 23 (22.12%) Test Automation
5 22 (21.15%) ITIL
6 20 (19.23%) DevOps
7 19 (18.27%) OO
8 17 (16.35%) Scrum
8 17 (16.35%) TDD
9 16 (15.38%) UML
10 15 (14.42%) Mathematics
10 15 (14.42%) Open Source
10 15 (14.42%) Test Strategy
11 14 (13.46%) OOD
12 13 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (11.54%) Service Delivery
13 12 (11.54%) Software Testing
14 10 (9.62%) MODAF
14 10 (9.62%) Requirements Management
14 10 (9.62%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 74 (71.15%) Java
2 57 (54.81%) Python
3 54 (51.92%) C
4 39 (37.50%) C#
5 27 (25.96%) JavaScript
6 19 (18.27%) SQL
7 15 (14.42%) Ruby
8 11 (10.58%) Perl
9 8 (7.69%) Groovy
9 8 (7.69%) PHP
9 8 (7.69%) VBScript
10 7 (6.73%) Jython
11 6 (5.77%) VB
12 5 (4.81%) Bash Shell
13 4 (3.85%) Objective-C
13 4 (3.85%) PowerShell
14 3 (2.88%) Ada
14 3 (2.88%) Embedded C
14 3 (2.88%) Go
15 2 (1.92%) Scala
Qualifications
1 61 (58.65%) Security Cleared
2 30 (28.85%) DV Cleared
3 24 (23.08%) Degree
4 19 (18.27%) SC Cleared
5 8 (7.69%) ISEB
5 8 (7.69%) ISTQB
6 5 (4.81%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (3.85%) CCNA
7 4 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (3.85%) CISSP
7 4 (3.85%) GIAC
7 4 (3.85%) Linux+ Certification
7 4 (3.85%) MCSE
7 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (3.85%) Network+ Certification
7 4 (3.85%) SANS
7 4 (3.85%) SSCP
8 3 (2.88%) CompTIA Security+
8 3 (2.88%) Security+ Certification
9 2 (1.92%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.85%) MISRA
2 3 (2.88%) DO-178B
2 3 (2.88%) MISRA C
3 1 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.92%) NFS
1 2 (1.92%) Samba
1 2 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (1.92%) VMware NSX
2 1 (0.96%) Docker
2 1 (0.96%) Snort
2 1 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (7.69%) CA Service Virtualization
2 4 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (3.85%) Puppet
3 2 (1.92%) Ansible
3 2 (1.92%) Nagios
3 2 (1.92%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.96%) Salt
Vendors
1 12 (11.54%) HP
2 11 (10.58%) Red Hat
3 8 (7.69%) CA
4 5 (4.81%) SAP
5 4 (3.85%) IBM
5 4 (3.85%) Oracle
6 3 (2.88%) EMC
6 3 (2.88%) Google
6 3 (2.88%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.92%) NetApp
7 2 (1.92%) SolarWinds
7 2 (1.92%) VMware
8 1 (0.96%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.96%) Capita
8 1 (0.96%) ESRI