Period
to 26 February 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 26 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
26 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 12 19 37
Rank change year-on-year +7 +18 -20
Permanent jobs citing C++ 246 148 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 16.61% 10.16% 8.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.89% 19.25% 13.15%
Number of salaries quoted 152 113 85
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £28,750 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £62,250 £62,450 £61,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - -2.17% +9.52%

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 950 769 890
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 64.15% 52.78% 62.06%
Number of salaries quoted 708 574 707
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,650 £28,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,300
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%

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 26 February 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 26 February 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
Gloucester +13 81 £48,250 -3.50% 13
Cheltenham +7 81 £45,000 -5.26% 17
C++
South West

For the 6 months to 26 February 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++.

1 192 (78.05%) Python
2 162 (65.85%) Java
3 139 (56.50%) Security Cleared
4 120 (48.78%) Software Engineering
5 114 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
6 112 (45.53%) C#
7 102 (41.46%) C
8 92 (37.40%) DV Cleared
9 82 (33.33%) DevOps
10 68 (27.64%) JavaScript
11 52 (21.14%) Linux
12 43 (17.48%) SC Cleared
13 42 (17.07%) TDD
13 42 (17.07%) Finance
14 41 (16.67%) AngularJS
15 40 (16.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 38 (15.45%) Jenkins
17 37 (15.04%) VHDL
18 36 (14.63%) Programme Management
19 35 (14.23%) Electronics
19 35 (14.23%) Problem-Solving
20 34 (13.82%) Node.js
20 34 (13.82%) Verilog
21 33 (13.41%) Telecoms
21 33 (13.41%) .NET
21 33 (13.41%) Embedded C
21 33 (13.41%) Public Sector
22 32 (13.01%) Business Intelligence
22 32 (13.01%) SAP
22 32 (13.01%) Manufacturing

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 17 (6.91%) JBoss
2 12 (4.88%) Confluence
3 9 (3.66%) Apache
4 7 (2.85%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (2.03%) Apache Spark
5 5 (2.03%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.81%) MediaWiki
7 1 (0.41%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.41%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.88%) Azure
2 9 (3.66%) AWS
3 3 (1.22%) GCP
3 3 (1.22%) PaaS
3 3 (1.22%) SaaS
4 2 (0.81%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 31 (12.60%) Software-Defined Radio
2 10 (4.07%) Internet
2 10 (4.07%) TCP/IP
3 9 (3.66%) Wireshark
4 6 (2.44%) Network Security
5 5 (2.03%) Wireless
6 4 (1.63%) VLAN
7 3 (1.22%) FTP
7 3 (1.22%) HTTP
7 3 (1.22%) IPv4
7 3 (1.22%) IPv6
7 3 (1.22%) OpenFlow
7 3 (1.22%) Software-Defined Networking
8 2 (0.81%) Firewall
8 2 (0.81%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.81%) RS-232
8 2 (0.81%) RS-485
9 1 (0.41%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.41%) DNS
9 1 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (11.38%) MongoDB
2 23 (9.35%) Big Data
3 13 (5.28%) Hadoop
4 10 (4.07%) MySQL
5 6 (2.44%) GIS
6 4 (1.63%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (1.63%) Neo4j
7 2 (0.81%) Apache Hive
7 2 (0.81%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 38 (15.45%) Jenkins
2 26 (10.57%) Cucumber
3 24 (9.76%) Git (software)
4 22 (8.94%) JIRA
5 18 (7.32%) Selenium
6 11 (4.47%) Bitbucket
6 11 (4.47%) IDA Disassembler
7 10 (4.07%) Eclipse
8 9 (3.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (2.85%) Bitbucket Server
9 7 (2.85%) EasyMock
9 7 (2.85%) JUnit
10 6 (2.44%) GitLab
10 6 (2.44%) REST Assured
10 6 (2.44%) Vagrant
11 4 (1.63%) git-flow
11 4 (1.63%) LabVIEW
11 4 (1.63%) Rational DOORS
12 3 (1.22%) Visual Studio
13 2 (0.81%) Fiddler
General
1 42 (17.07%) Finance
2 35 (14.23%) Electronics
3 33 (13.41%) Public Sector
3 33 (13.41%) Telecoms
4 32 (13.01%) Manufacturing
4 32 (13.01%) Marketing
5 3 (1.22%) Aerospace
5 3 (1.22%) Military
6 2 (0.81%) Games
6 2 (0.81%) Retail
7 1 (0.41%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 82 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 72 (29.27%) Developer
3 61 (24.80%) Software Developer
4 33 (13.41%) Systems Engineer
5 21 (8.54%) RF Engineer
6 16 (6.50%) C++ Developer
6 16 (6.50%) C++ Software Engineer
6 16 (6.50%) Java Developer
7 15 (6.10%) Communications Engineer
8 14 (5.69%) C++ Software Developer
8 14 (5.69%) Radio Engineer
9 12 (4.88%) C++/Java Developer
9 12 (4.88%) Python Developer
10 11 (4.47%) Java Engineer
10 11 (4.47%) Java Software Developer
10 11 (4.47%) Java Software Engineer
11 10 (4.07%) C# Developer
11 10 (4.07%) Test Engineer
12 9 (3.66%) C# Software Engineer
12 9 (3.66%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 34 (13.82%) Node.js
3 33 (13.41%) .NET
4 26 (10.57%) React
5 21 (8.54%) Spring
6 20 (8.13%) Java EE
7 16 (6.50%) Django
8 14 (5.69%) EJB
8 14 (5.69%) HTML
9 12 (4.88%) Apache NiFi
9 12 (4.88%) CSS
9 12 (4.88%) Hibernate
10 10 (4.07%) Gherkin
11 9 (3.66%) CSS3
11 9 (3.66%) HTML5
12 8 (3.25%) Vue.js
13 7 (2.85%) jQuery
13 7 (2.85%) JSF
14 6 (2.44%) RESTful
14 6 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (16.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 37 (15.04%) VHDL
3 34 (13.82%) Verilog
4 31 (12.60%) Algorithms
5 26 (10.57%) Embedded Systems
6 23 (9.35%) Cyberthreat
7 10 (4.07%) Wiki
8 5 (2.03%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.63%) CUDA
9 4 (1.63%) Cybercrime
10 3 (1.22%) Cyberattack
10 3 (1.22%) Self-Motivation
11 2 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (0.81%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.81%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.81%) PMI
11 2 (0.81%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.81%) Thin Client
12 1 (0.41%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 52 (21.14%) Linux
2 26 (10.57%) Windows
3 17 (6.91%) Unix
4 16 (6.50%) Android
5 15 (6.10%) Apple iOS
6 9 (3.66%) CentOS
6 9 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.81%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (48.78%) Software Engineering
2 114 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (33.33%) DevOps
4 42 (17.07%) TDD
5 36 (14.63%) Programme Management
6 35 (14.23%) Problem-Solving
7 32 (13.01%) Business Intelligence
7 32 (13.01%) Digital Marketing
8 31 (12.60%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (12.60%) Digital Signal Processing
8 31 (12.60%) OO
8 31 (12.60%) Signal Processing
9 29 (11.79%) Artificial Intelligence
10 27 (10.98%) Cybersecurity
10 27 (10.98%) Scrum
11 23 (9.35%) Open Source
11 23 (9.35%) SDLC
12 22 (8.94%) Test Automation
13 18 (7.32%) Machine Learning
14 16 (6.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 192 (78.05%) Python
2 162 (65.85%) Java
3 112 (45.53%) C#
4 102 (41.46%) C
5 68 (27.64%) JavaScript
6 33 (13.41%) Embedded C
7 22 (8.94%) SQL
8 18 (7.32%) Go
9 14 (5.69%) Ruby
10 10 (4.07%) Bash Shell
11 8 (3.25%) Java 8
12 7 (2.85%) PowerShell
13 5 (2.03%) MATLAB
14 4 (1.63%) Apple Swift
14 4 (1.63%) Objective-C
14 4 (1.63%) Perl
15 2 (0.81%) Assembly Language
15 2 (0.81%) Embedded C++
15 2 (0.81%) PHP
15 2 (0.81%) Rust
Qualifications
1 139 (56.50%) Security Cleared
2 92 (37.40%) DV Cleared
3 43 (17.48%) SC Cleared
4 25 (10.16%) Degree
5 2 (0.81%) CCNA
5 2 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.81%) CISSP
5 2 (0.81%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (0.81%) GIAC
5 2 (0.81%) Linux+ Certification
5 2 (0.81%) MCSE
5 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.81%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (0.81%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.81%) SANS
5 2 (0.81%) SSCP
6 1 (0.41%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.41%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (0.41%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.25%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) DO-254
2 1 (0.41%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 25 (10.16%) Docker
2 10 (4.07%) VirtualBox
3 6 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.63%) vSphere
5 3 (1.22%) iptables
Systems Management
1 19 (7.72%) Ansible
2 7 (2.85%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.81%) Puppet
4 2 (0.81%) Salt
4 2 (0.81%) Terraform
Vendors
1 32 (13.01%) SAP
2 17 (6.91%) Oracle
3 13 (5.28%) Atlassian
4 9 (3.66%) Red Hat
5 6 (2.44%) VMware
6 3 (1.22%) Cisco
6 3 (1.22%) FireEye
6 3 (1.22%) Google
6 3 (1.22%) Juniper
6 3 (1.22%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.41%) Apple
7 1 (0.41%) MathWorks