Period
to 8 July 2020

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 8 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
8 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 20 14 20
Rank change year-on-year -6 +6 +7
Permanent jobs citing C++ 128 232 208
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 12.98% 14.20% 12.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.26% 23.29% 19.28%
Number of salaries quoted 92 166 158
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.70% +15.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £61,000 £62,250 £63,750
South West median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% - +22.67%

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 602 996 1,079
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 61.05% 60.95% 64.34%
Number of salaries quoted 454 751 872
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,750 £28,300
90th Percentile £69,000 £65,000 £62,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Gloucestershire

C++
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C++ in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for C++ in Gloucestershire

C++
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Salary distribution for jobs citing C++ in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 8 July 2020.

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 8 July 2020. 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 +1 57 £47,500 +2.70% 3
Gloucester +5 36 £50,000 - 3
C++
South West

For the 6 months to 8 July 2020, 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++.

1 101 (78.91%) Java
2 99 (77.34%) Python
3 94 (73.44%) Security Cleared
4 77 (60.16%) DV Cleared
5 69 (53.91%) C#
6 68 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
7 58 (45.31%) Software Engineering
8 54 (42.19%) C
9 49 (38.28%) DevOps
10 43 (33.59%) Linux
11 33 (25.78%) JavaScript
12 24 (18.75%) Node.js
13 23 (17.97%) Jenkins
13 23 (17.97%) OO
14 21 (16.41%) Scrum
15 20 (15.63%) Cybersecurity
15 20 (15.63%) Docker
16 19 (14.84%) Open Source
16 19 (14.84%) Windows
17 18 (14.06%) .NET
18 17 (13.28%) MongoDB
19 16 (12.50%) Ansible
20 15 (11.72%) AngularJS
20 15 (11.72%) Cucumber
20 15 (11.72%) Test Automation
20 15 (11.72%) TDD
20 15 (11.72%) Apache NiFi
21 14 (10.94%) JIRA
21 14 (10.94%) Oracle
21 14 (10.94%) SC Cleared

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 14 (10.94%) Confluence
2 12 (9.38%) JBoss
3 2 (1.56%) Apache
4 1 (0.78%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.78%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.91%) Azure
2 4 (3.13%) AWS
3 2 (1.56%) PaaS
3 2 (1.56%) SaaS
4 1 (0.78%) Azure Machine Learning
4 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.78%) GCP
4 1 (0.78%) GitHub
4 1 (0.78%) Office 365
4 1 (0.78%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.69%) Wireshark
2 5 (3.91%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.13%) Network Security
4 3 (2.34%) Software-Defined Radio
4 3 (2.34%) Wireless
5 2 (1.56%) VLAN
6 1 (0.78%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.28%) MongoDB
2 10 (7.81%) MySQL
3 8 (6.25%) Big Data
4 7 (5.47%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.56%) Neo4j
5 2 (1.56%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.78%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 23 (17.97%) Jenkins
2 15 (11.72%) Cucumber
3 14 (10.94%) JIRA
4 11 (8.59%) Selenium
5 9 (7.03%) Eclipse
5 9 (7.03%) IDA Disassembler
6 3 (2.34%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.34%) JUnit
6 3 (2.34%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.56%) Appium
7 2 (1.56%) eggPlant
7 2 (1.56%) GitLab
7 2 (1.56%) LoadRunner
7 2 (1.56%) Maven
7 2 (1.56%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.56%) TestRail
7 2 (1.56%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.78%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.78%) Mockito
8 1 (0.78%) Rational DOORS
General
1 12 (9.38%) Finance
2 7 (5.47%) Electronics
3 4 (3.13%) Games
4 3 (2.34%) Law
4 3 (2.34%) Military
5 2 (1.56%) Legal
5 2 (1.56%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.56%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.78%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.78%) Automotive
6 1 (0.78%) Marketing
6 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (33.59%) Developer
1 43 (33.59%) Software Engineer
2 38 (29.69%) Software Developer
3 15 (11.72%) Java Developer
4 11 (8.59%) Java Software Developer
5 9 (7.03%) C++ Developer
5 9 (7.03%) C++/Java Developer
6 8 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
7 7 (5.47%) C++ Software Developer
7 7 (5.47%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (5.47%) Python Developer
8 5 (3.91%) C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (3.91%) Delivery Manager
9 4 (3.13%) Lead Software Engineer
9 4 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (3.13%) Technical Delivery Manager
9 4 (3.13%) Technical Manager
9 4 (3.13%) Test Engineer
10 3 (2.34%) Senior Software Development Engineer
10 3 (2.34%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (18.75%) Node.js
2 18 (14.06%) .NET
3 15 (11.72%) AngularJS
3 15 (11.72%) Apache NiFi
4 12 (9.38%) React
5 9 (7.03%) Kafka
6 7 (5.47%) EJB
6 7 (5.47%) Gherkin
6 7 (5.47%) Java EE
6 7 (5.47%) Spring
7 6 (4.69%) Hibernate
7 6 (4.69%) HTML
7 6 (4.69%) Vue.js
8 5 (3.91%) Middleware
9 4 (3.13%) CSS
9 4 (3.13%) CSS3
9 4 (3.13%) HTML5
10 3 (2.34%) RESTful
11 2 (1.56%) Web Services
11 2 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.59%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 10 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.81%) Cyberthreat
2 10 (7.81%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (7.81%) VHDL
3 4 (3.13%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.34%) Cyber Defence
4 3 (2.34%) Cybercrime
4 3 (2.34%) Verilog
4 3 (2.34%) Wiki
5 2 (1.56%) Device Driver
5 2 (1.56%) PMI
5 2 (1.56%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.78%) Analogue Electronics
6 1 (0.78%) ASIC
6 1 (0.78%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.78%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.78%) Life Science
6 1 (0.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 43 (33.59%) Linux
2 19 (14.84%) Windows
3 12 (9.38%) CentOS
3 12 (9.38%) Unix
4 11 (8.59%) Android
5 10 (7.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (7.03%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.56%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (45.31%) Software Engineering
3 49 (38.28%) DevOps
4 23 (17.97%) OO
5 21 (16.41%) Scrum
6 20 (15.63%) Cybersecurity
7 19 (14.84%) Open Source
8 15 (11.72%) TDD
8 15 (11.72%) Test Automation
9 14 (10.94%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (10.94%) Mentoring
9 14 (10.94%) SDLC
10 13 (10.16%) OOD
11 11 (8.59%) Business Development
11 11 (8.59%) Requirements Analysis
11 11 (8.59%) Technical Leadership
12 10 (7.81%) Software Architecture
12 10 (7.81%) Software Testing
13 9 (7.03%) Continuous Delivery
13 9 (7.03%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 101 (78.91%) Java
2 99 (77.34%) Python
3 69 (53.91%) C#
4 54 (42.19%) C
5 33 (25.78%) JavaScript
6 12 (9.38%) Ruby
7 6 (4.69%) Go
7 6 (4.69%) Java 8
7 6 (4.69%) SQL
8 5 (3.91%) Bash Shell
8 5 (3.91%) Embedded C
8 5 (3.91%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.56%) Embedded C++
9 2 (1.56%) PHP
9 2 (1.56%) Rust
9 2 (1.56%) VB
10 1 (0.78%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.78%) Assembly Language
10 1 (0.78%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 94 (73.44%) Security Cleared
2 77 (60.16%) DV Cleared
3 14 (10.94%) SC Cleared
4 13 (10.16%) Degree
5 2 (1.56%) HNC
5 2 (1.56%) HND
5 2 (1.56%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.56%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.78%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.78%) DO-254
1 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 20 (15.63%) Docker
2 5 (3.91%) VirtualBox
2 5 (3.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.56%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.56%) vSphere
4 1 (0.78%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 16 (12.50%) Ansible
2 3 (2.34%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.56%) HP ALM
3 2 (1.56%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.56%) Puppet
3 2 (1.56%) Salt
Vendors
1 14 (10.94%) Oracle
2 11 (8.59%) Atlassian
2 11 (8.59%) Microsoft
3 10 (7.81%) Red Hat
4 5 (3.91%) VMware
5 2 (1.56%) HP
6 1 (0.78%) Google
6 1 (0.78%) MathWorks
6 1 (0.78%) SAP
6 1 (0.78%) Tableau
6 1 (0.78%) Xilinx