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

C++
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 11 18
Rank change year-on-year -25 +7  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 80 162 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 8.55% 16.43% 12.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.80% 25.67% 20.84%
Number of salaries quoted 71 100 102
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,150 £37,350 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,750 £53,400
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 625 631 619
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 66.77% 64.00% 58.62%
Number of salaries quoted 520 458 494
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +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 23 June 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 23 June 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 +6 27 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Cheltenham -20 26 £42,500 -13.26% 2
Stroud - 6 £35,000 -
Tewkesbury -1 5 £32,000 -20.00%
Cirencester - 2 £48,750 -
C++
South West

For the 6 months to 23 June 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++.

1 152 (77.55%) Java
2 139 (70.92%) Security Cleared
3 129 (65.82%) Software Engineering
4 112 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
5 103 (52.55%) C
6 98 (50.00%) Python
7 95 (48.47%) DV Cleared
8 86 (43.88%) Cybersecurity
9 85 (43.37%) C#
10 79 (40.31%) Linux
11 48 (24.49%) Hadoop
12 46 (23.47%) Java EE
12 46 (23.47%) Big Data
13 45 (22.96%) Test Automation
14 41 (20.92%) Spring
15 40 (20.41%) Windows
16 39 (19.90%) JavaScript
17 38 (19.39%) Android
18 37 (18.88%) ITIL
18 37 (18.88%) OO
19 36 (18.37%) JUnit
20 35 (17.86%) JIRA
21 33 (16.84%) Degree
21 33 (16.84%) Apple iOS
21 33 (16.84%) EJB
21 33 (16.84%) DevOps
22 32 (16.33%) Reverse Engineering
23 31 (15.82%) Test Strategy
24 28 (14.29%) Scrum
25 27 (13.78%) Open Source

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 26 (13.27%) Apache
2 22 (11.22%) Confluence
3 19 (9.69%) Elasticsearch
4 14 (7.14%) Apache Spark
5 13 (6.63%) Apache Pig
6 9 (4.59%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.53%) JBoss
8 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (8.16%) Amazon S3
3 4 (2.04%) GitHub
4 3 (1.53%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.14%) Internet
2 6 (3.06%) Wireless
3 5 (2.55%) Ethernet
3 5 (2.55%) Network Security
3 5 (2.55%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.04%) ZigBee
5 3 (1.53%) Firewall
6 2 (1.02%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (24.49%) Hadoop
2 46 (23.47%) Big Data
3 21 (10.71%) Apache Hive
4 12 (6.12%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (3.57%) Data Mining
5 7 (3.57%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.53%) Apache Accumulo
6 3 (1.53%) HBase
6 3 (1.53%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.53%) Redis
6 3 (1.53%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.02%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.51%) Blockchain
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 36 (18.37%) JUnit
2 35 (17.86%) JIRA
3 27 (13.78%) Selenium
4 26 (13.27%) Cucumber
4 26 (13.27%) EasyMock
5 24 (12.24%) Jenkins
6 23 (11.73%) Bitbucket
6 23 (11.73%) LoadRunner
7 22 (11.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 13 (6.63%) Rational DOORS
9 12 (6.12%) JMeter
10 11 (5.61%) TestNG
11 5 (2.55%) Git (software)
11 5 (2.55%) Visual Studio
12 4 (2.04%) Metasploit
13 3 (1.53%) Mercurial
14 2 (1.02%) IDA Disassembler
15 1 (0.51%) Hudson
15 1 (0.51%) MSBuild
15 1 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (9.18%) Electronics
2 10 (5.10%) Games
3 6 (3.06%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.55%) Aerospace
4 5 (2.55%) Automotive
4 5 (2.55%) Finance
4 5 (2.55%) Legal
5 4 (2.04%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.04%) Marketing
6 2 (1.02%) Military
Job Titles
1 89 (45.41%) Software Engineer
2 46 (23.47%) Developer
3 39 (19.90%) Java Engineer
3 39 (19.90%) Java Software Engineer
4 26 (13.27%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 24 (12.24%) C++ Software Engineer
6 23 (11.73%) Software Developer
7 21 (10.71%) Research Engineer
7 21 (10.71%) Test Engineer
8 19 (9.69%) Java Developer
9 18 (9.18%) Consultant
10 15 (7.65%) Java Software Developer
11 14 (7.14%) Analyst
11 14 (7.14%) Test Analyst
12 13 (6.63%) Graduate
13 11 (5.61%) Senior Consultant
13 11 (5.61%) Software Analyst
13 11 (5.61%) Software Test Analyst
14 10 (5.10%) Graduate Software Engineer
14 10 (5.10%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (23.47%) Java EE
2 41 (20.92%) Spring
3 33 (16.84%) EJB
4 24 (12.24%) HTML
5 23 (11.73%) J2EE
5 23 (11.73%) JSF
6 21 (10.71%) Hibernate
7 18 (9.18%) CSS
8 15 (7.65%) XML
9 13 (6.63%) STL
10 8 (4.08%) Web Services
11 7 (3.57%) .NET
12 5 (2.55%) HTML5
13 4 (2.04%) CSS3
13 4 (2.04%) jQuery
14 3 (1.53%) JSON
14 3 (1.53%) Node.js
14 3 (1.53%) OpenCL
14 3 (1.53%) PhoneGap
14 3 (1.53%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.27%) Computer Science
2 21 (10.71%) Wiki
3 13 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.61%) Management Information System
5 9 (4.59%) Embedded Systems
6 8 (4.08%) Algorithms
6 8 (4.08%) CAN bus
7 3 (1.53%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (1.53%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.53%) VHDL
8 2 (1.02%) Cyber Attack
8 2 (1.02%) Cyber Defence
8 2 (1.02%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.51%) Bitcoin
9 1 (0.51%) Cyber Warfare
9 1 (0.51%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.51%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.51%) iPad
9 1 (0.51%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 79 (40.31%) Linux
2 40 (20.41%) Windows
3 38 (19.39%) Android
4 33 (16.84%) Apple iOS
5 22 (11.22%) Unix
6 21 (10.71%) CentOS
6 21 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (9.18%) Mac OS X
8 5 (2.55%) FreeBSD
9 2 (1.02%) Solaris
10 1 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (65.82%) Software Engineering
2 112 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (43.88%) Cybersecurity
4 45 (22.96%) Test Automation
5 37 (18.88%) ITIL
5 37 (18.88%) OO
6 33 (16.84%) DevOps
7 32 (16.33%) Reverse Engineering
8 31 (15.82%) Test Strategy
9 28 (14.29%) Scrum
10 27 (13.78%) Open Source
11 25 (12.76%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (11.73%) Mathematics
12 23 (11.73%) Non-Functional Testing
12 23 (11.73%) OOD
12 23 (11.73%) TDD
13 21 (10.71%) SDLC
13 21 (10.71%) Service Delivery
13 21 (10.71%) UML
14 20 (10.20%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 152 (77.55%) Java
2 103 (52.55%) C
3 98 (50.00%) Python
4 85 (43.37%) C#
5 39 (19.90%) JavaScript
6 27 (13.78%) Ruby
7 23 (11.73%) Perl
8 22 (11.22%) SQL
9 16 (8.16%) Objective-C
10 11 (5.61%) VB
11 8 (4.08%) Scala
12 7 (3.57%) PowerShell
13 5 (2.55%) Bash Shell
13 5 (2.55%) PHP
14 4 (2.04%) Embedded C
14 4 (2.04%) VB.NET
15 3 (1.53%) Go
15 3 (1.53%) MATLAB
15 3 (1.53%) VB6
16 2 (1.02%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 139 (70.92%) Security Cleared
2 95 (48.47%) DV Cleared
3 33 (16.84%) Degree
4 26 (13.27%) SC Cleared
5 23 (11.73%) ISEB
5 23 (11.73%) ISTQB
6 9 (4.59%) PhD
7 4 (2.04%) Master's Degree
7 4 (2.04%) Numerate Degree
8 3 (1.53%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (1.02%) CEH
9 2 (1.02%) CREST Certified
9 2 (1.02%) EC-Council LPT
9 2 (1.02%) ECSA
9 2 (1.02%) EnCE
9 2 (1.02%) GCFA
9 2 (1.02%) GIAC
9 2 (1.02%) GPEN
System Software
1 3 (1.53%) Hyper-V
1 3 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.51%) Docker
2 1 (0.51%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (6.12%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.02%) EnCase
3 1 (0.51%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.51%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (11.22%) Red Hat
2 12 (6.12%) HP
3 8 (4.08%) BT
4 6 (3.06%) Oracle
5 4 (2.04%) SAP
6 3 (1.53%) Google
6 3 (1.53%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.53%) VMware
7 2 (1.02%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.51%) Epicor
8 1 (0.51%) Sybase
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