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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 18 10 24
Rank change year-on-year -8 +14  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 116 166 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 13.71% 15.44% 9.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.93% 28.92% 16.69%
Number of salaries quoted 93 107 65
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 £52,500 £65,000 £54,600
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 582 574 593
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 68.79% 53.40% 58.42%
Number of salaries quoted 470 405 480
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 £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

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 25 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 25 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 -9 31 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Cheltenham -15 26 £50,000 - 5
Stroud - 4 £38,750 - 1
Tewkesbury -4 2 £44,500 +4.70%
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 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++.

1 217 (80.07%) Security Cleared
2 213 (78.60%) Java
3 179 (66.05%) Software Engineering
4 177 (65.31%) Agile Software Development
5 151 (55.72%) C
6 149 (54.98%) DV Cleared
7 137 (50.55%) Python
8 135 (49.82%) Cybersecurity
9 133 (49.08%) C#
10 125 (46.13%) Linux
11 80 (29.52%) Big Data
12 73 (26.94%) Android
13 70 (25.83%) Hadoop
14 69 (25.46%) Reverse Engineering
15 65 (23.99%) Java EE
15 65 (23.99%) JavaScript
16 61 (22.51%) Degree
17 59 (21.77%) Apple iOS
18 58 (21.40%) Spring
19 54 (19.93%) J2EE
20 52 (19.19%) Windows
21 50 (18.45%) Perl
22 48 (17.71%) Objective-C
23 47 (17.34%) Hibernate
24 46 (16.97%) Unix
24 46 (16.97%) Test Strategy
25 45 (16.61%) EJB
26 44 (16.24%) OO
27 40 (14.76%) Scrum
28 39 (14.39%) HTML

C++
Top Related 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 35 (12.92%) Apache Pig
2 25 (9.23%) Elasticsearch
3 24 (8.86%) WebLogic
4 18 (6.64%) Apache
5 16 (5.90%) Apache Spark
5 16 (5.90%) Confluence
6 8 (2.95%) JBoss
7 4 (1.48%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (1.48%) GNU Octave
2 1 (0.37%) Doxygen
2 1 (0.37%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 6 (2.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.38%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (7.01%) Amazon S3
3 5 (1.85%) GitHub
4 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.90%) Internet
1 16 (5.90%) TCP/IP
2 10 (3.69%) HTTP
2 10 (3.69%) Network Security
2 10 (3.69%) SSL
3 9 (3.32%) Firewall
4 6 (2.21%) HTTPS
5 4 (1.48%) Software-Defined Radio
5 4 (1.48%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.74%) ASN.1
6 2 (0.74%) Wireless
7 1 (0.37%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.37%) LAN
7 1 (0.37%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (29.52%) Big Data
2 70 (25.83%) Hadoop
3 37 (13.65%) Apache Hive
4 28 (10.33%) MongoDB
5 18 (6.64%) Data Mining
6 17 (6.27%) MySQL
7 14 (5.17%) Relational Database
8 10 (3.69%) RDBMS
8 10 (3.69%) SQL Server
9 4 (1.48%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.74%) DB2
10 2 (0.74%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.37%) Apache Accumulo
11 1 (0.37%) Blockchain
11 1 (0.37%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 36 (13.28%) Selenium
2 33 (12.18%) JIRA
3 32 (11.81%) Cucumber
4 28 (10.33%) JUnit
5 26 (9.59%) LoadRunner
6 20 (7.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 20 (7.38%) Bitbucket
7 19 (7.01%) Jenkins
8 16 (5.90%) Rational DOORS
9 15 (5.54%) EasyMock
10 12 (4.43%) JMeter
11 11 (4.06%) Git (software)
12 10 (3.69%) TestNG
13 5 (1.85%) Metasploit
14 4 (1.48%) CodeSonar
14 4 (1.48%) git-flow
14 4 (1.48%) Robot Framework
14 4 (1.48%) Visual Studio
15 3 (1.11%) Mercurial
15 3 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (9.59%) Games
2 20 (7.38%) Electronics
3 18 (6.64%) Telecoms
4 9 (3.32%) Manufacturing
5 8 (2.95%) Marketing
6 6 (2.21%) Finance
7 4 (1.48%) Legal
8 3 (1.11%) Automotive
8 3 (1.11%) Military
9 1 (0.37%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 120 (44.28%) Software Engineer
2 51 (18.82%) Developer
3 44 (16.24%) Java Engineer
3 44 (16.24%) Java Software Engineer
4 39 (14.39%) Test Engineer
5 38 (14.02%) C++ Software Engineer
6 30 (11.07%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 27 (9.96%) Research Engineer
7 27 (9.96%) Systems Engineer
8 25 (9.23%) Consultant
9 21 (7.75%) Software Developer
10 17 (6.27%) C# Software Engineer
10 17 (6.27%) Software Test Engineer
11 16 (5.90%) Analyst
11 16 (5.90%) Java Developer
12 15 (5.54%) Software Consultant
12 15 (5.54%) Test Analyst
13 14 (5.17%) C++ Developer
13 14 (5.17%) Software Analyst
13 14 (5.17%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (23.99%) Java EE
2 58 (21.40%) Spring
3 54 (19.93%) J2EE
4 47 (17.34%) Hibernate
5 45 (16.61%) EJB
6 39 (14.39%) HTML
7 35 (12.92%) XML
8 31 (11.44%) STL
9 28 (10.33%) CSS
10 23 (8.49%) JSF
11 20 (7.38%) Web Services
12 19 (7.01%) jQuery
13 17 (6.27%) Node.js
14 15 (5.54%) HTML5
14 15 (5.54%) LAMP
15 14 (5.17%) CSS3
16 11 (4.06%) AngularJS
16 11 (4.06%) Apache Camel
17 10 (3.69%) .NET
17 10 (3.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 34 (12.55%) Computer Science
2 27 (9.96%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (6.64%) Algorithms
4 16 (5.90%) Embedded Systems
5 15 (5.54%) Wiki
6 14 (5.17%) Management Information System
7 11 (4.06%) PKI
8 9 (3.32%) VHDL
9 8 (2.95%) Device Driver
10 7 (2.58%) iPhone
11 6 (2.21%) Cybercrime
12 5 (1.85%) CAN bus
13 2 (0.74%) Cyberthreat
13 2 (0.74%) Smartcard
14 1 (0.37%) Cyber Defence
14 1 (0.37%) Cyber Warfare
14 1 (0.37%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 1 (0.37%) Internet of Things
14 1 (0.37%) iPad
14 1 (0.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 125 (46.13%) Linux
2 73 (26.94%) Android
3 59 (21.77%) Apple iOS
4 52 (19.19%) Windows
5 46 (16.97%) Unix
6 29 (10.70%) Mac OS X
7 15 (5.54%) CentOS
7 15 (5.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (2.58%) Windows Phone
9 4 (1.48%) FreeBSD
10 3 (1.11%) Embedded Linux
10 3 (1.11%) Solaris
11 2 (0.74%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (66.05%) Software Engineering
2 177 (65.31%) Agile Software Development
3 135 (49.82%) Cybersecurity
4 69 (25.46%) Reverse Engineering
5 46 (16.97%) Test Strategy
6 44 (16.24%) OO
7 40 (14.76%) Scrum
8 37 (13.65%) User Stories
9 36 (13.28%) Mentoring
10 35 (12.92%) DevOps
10 35 (12.92%) ITIL
11 33 (12.18%) UML
12 30 (11.07%) Multithreading
13 29 (10.70%) Mobile Development
14 28 (10.33%) Penetration Testing
15 27 (9.96%) Mathematics
16 26 (9.59%) Coaching
16 26 (9.59%) Ethical Hacking
16 26 (9.59%) SDLC
16 26 (9.59%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 213 (78.60%) Java
2 151 (55.72%) C
3 137 (50.55%) Python
4 133 (49.08%) C#
5 65 (23.99%) JavaScript
6 50 (18.45%) Perl
7 48 (17.71%) Objective-C
8 35 (12.92%) SQL
9 31 (11.44%) Ruby
10 20 (7.38%) VB
11 11 (4.06%) Embedded C
12 9 (3.32%) Bash Shell
12 9 (3.32%) PowerShell
13 7 (2.58%) MATLAB
13 7 (2.58%) Scala
14 5 (1.85%) Embedded C++
14 5 (1.85%) PHP
14 5 (1.85%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.74%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.74%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 217 (80.07%) Security Cleared
2 149 (54.98%) DV Cleared
3 61 (22.51%) Degree
4 36 (13.28%) SC Cleared
5 26 (9.59%) ISEB
6 22 (8.12%) ISTQB
7 15 (5.54%) GIAC
8 13 (4.80%) CCNA
8 13 (4.80%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (4.80%) CISSP
8 13 (4.80%) Linux+ Certification
8 13 (4.80%) MCSE
8 13 (4.80%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (4.80%) Network+ Certification
8 13 (4.80%) SANS
8 13 (4.80%) SSCP
9 8 (2.95%) CompTIA Security+
9 8 (2.95%) PhD
9 8 (2.95%) Security+ Certification
10 2 (0.74%) GCFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.37%) QA
System Software
1 20 (7.38%) Hyper-V
1 20 (7.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.85%) Docker
3 4 (1.48%) vSphere
4 3 (1.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 16 (5.90%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (2.21%) Puppet
3 4 (1.48%) Salt
4 2 (0.74%) EnCase
4 2 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.37%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 25 (9.23%) Oracle
2 20 (7.38%) VMware
3 17 (6.27%) Red Hat
4 16 (5.90%) HP
5 11 (4.06%) Microsoft
6 6 (2.21%) Atlassian
6 6 (2.21%) Cisco
6 6 (2.21%) SAP
7 2 (0.74%) Epicor
8 1 (0.37%) EMC
8 1 (0.37%) Renesas
8 1 (0.37%) Sybase
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 60,000 plsu benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Mills Goodwin Talent Network
Salary: Pension & holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £75000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Searchability
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000 plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago