Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 14 18
Rank change year-on-year -29 +4 +4
Permanent jobs citing C++ 101 332 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 7.16% 14.77% 13.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.61% 24.30% 23.69%
Number of salaries quoted 77 242 191
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,025 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £77,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +11.11%

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 870 1,366 1,127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 61.66% 60.77% 56.66%
Number of salaries quoted 717 1,095 891
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £63,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +4.94% +5.19% +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 17 January 2018.

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 17 January 2018. 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 -28 26 £46,250 -7.50% 9
Tewkesbury +4 17 £45,000 +9.76%
Gloucester -16 13 £46,000 +10.84% 3
Cirencester - 13 £42,500 - 1
Filton - 2 - -
C++
South West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 64 (63.37%) Java
2 55 (54.46%) C
2 55 (54.46%) Python
2 55 (54.46%) Security Cleared
3 54 (53.47%) Software Engineering
4 51 (50.50%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (48.51%) Linux
6 46 (45.54%) C#
7 36 (35.64%) Degree
8 32 (31.68%) JavaScript
9 29 (28.71%) JIRA
9 29 (28.71%) Cybersecurity
10 27 (26.73%) Test Automation
10 27 (26.73%) .NET
11 26 (25.74%) SC Cleared
12 25 (24.75%) Hadoop
12 25 (24.75%) XML
12 25 (24.75%) Windows
13 23 (22.77%) Apache
13 23 (22.77%) HTML
14 22 (21.78%) Java EE
14 22 (21.78%) Computer Science
14 22 (21.78%) Selenium
14 22 (21.78%) REST
15 21 (20.79%) Jenkins
15 21 (20.79%) SOAP
15 21 (20.79%) JUnit
16 20 (19.80%) CSS
16 20 (19.80%) ITIL
16 20 (19.80%) HTTP

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 (22.77%) Apache
2 14 (13.86%) IIS
3 13 (12.87%) Tomcat
4 8 (7.92%) Apache Pig
5 7 (6.93%) Confluence
6 6 (5.94%) Apache Spark
6 6 (5.94%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.99%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.99%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.99%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.88%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (10.89%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.99%) Office 365
3 1 (0.99%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 20 (19.80%) HTTP
2 10 (9.90%) TCP/IP
3 9 (8.91%) Firewall
4 6 (5.94%) SSL
5 3 (2.97%) Internet
6 2 (1.98%) FCoE
6 2 (1.98%) SNMP
7 1 (0.99%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.99%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.99%) Wireless
7 1 (0.99%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (24.75%) Hadoop
2 18 (17.82%) Big Data
3 14 (13.86%) Apache Hive
4 10 (9.90%) SQL Server
5 9 (8.91%) MySQL
6 3 (2.97%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.98%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.98%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.99%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.99%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.99%) OLTP
8 1 (0.99%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 29 (28.71%) JIRA
2 22 (21.78%) Selenium
3 21 (20.79%) Jenkins
3 21 (20.79%) JUnit
4 16 (15.84%) Visual Studio
5 15 (14.85%) SoapUI
6 14 (13.86%) Ant
6 14 (13.86%) Cucumber
6 14 (13.86%) Eclipse
6 14 (13.86%) HP UFT
6 14 (13.86%) Maven
7 13 (12.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 13 (12.87%) Bitbucket
8 11 (10.89%) Rational DOORS
9 8 (7.92%) EasyMock
10 7 (6.93%) Git (software)
11 6 (5.94%) CodeSonar
11 6 (5.94%) git-flow
11 6 (5.94%) Robot Framework
12 3 (2.97%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 9 (8.91%) Telecoms
2 8 (7.92%) Electronics
3 6 (5.94%) Finance
4 4 (3.96%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.97%) Automotive
5 3 (2.97%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.97%) Marketing
6 2 (1.98%) Avionics
6 2 (1.98%) Banking
6 2 (1.98%) Games
Job Titles
1 44 (43.56%) Software Engineer
2 20 (19.80%) Developer
3 14 (13.86%) Test Manager
4 13 (12.87%) Consultant
4 13 (12.87%) Embedded Engineer
4 13 (12.87%) Test Automation Manager
5 12 (11.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 12 (11.88%) Java Engineer
5 12 (11.88%) Java Software Engineer
6 11 (10.89%) Senior Consultant
6 11 (10.89%) Senior Software Engineer
7 10 (9.90%) Software Developer
8 8 (7.92%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 8 (7.92%) Java Developer
8 8 (7.92%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
9 6 (5.94%) C++ Software Engineer
9 6 (5.94%) Java Software Developer
10 5 (4.95%) C Software Engineer
10 5 (4.95%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 5 (4.95%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (26.73%) .NET
2 25 (24.75%) XML
3 23 (22.77%) HTML
4 22 (21.78%) Java EE
4 22 (21.78%) REST
5 21 (20.79%) SOAP
6 20 (19.80%) CSS
7 16 (15.84%) J2EE
7 16 (15.84%) jQuery
8 15 (14.85%) Node.js
9 14 (13.86%) Gherkin
10 11 (10.89%) Spring
11 10 (9.90%) ASP.NET
11 10 (9.90%) STL
12 9 (8.91%) LAMP
13 7 (6.93%) .NET Framework
13 7 (6.93%) EJB
13 7 (6.93%) JSF
14 6 (5.94%) Django
14 6 (5.94%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 22 (21.78%) Computer Science
2 12 (11.88%) Cyber Warfare
2 12 (11.88%) Management Information System
3 9 (8.91%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (6.93%) Wiki
5 3 (2.97%) PKI
6 2 (1.98%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.98%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.99%) AS400
7 1 (0.99%) Blog
7 1 (0.99%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.99%) Cybercrime
7 1 (0.99%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.99%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.99%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.99%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 49 (48.51%) Linux
2 25 (24.75%) Windows
3 19 (18.81%) Unix
4 14 (13.86%) Android
5 13 (12.87%) Apple iOS
5 13 (12.87%) Windows Server
6 7 (6.93%) CentOS
6 7 (6.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (5.94%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.99%) AIX
8 1 (0.99%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.99%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (53.47%) Software Engineering
2 51 (50.50%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (28.71%) Cybersecurity
4 27 (26.73%) Test Automation
5 20 (19.80%) ITIL
6 19 (18.81%) Scrum
6 19 (18.81%) UML
7 16 (15.84%) Software Testing
7 16 (15.84%) TDD
7 16 (15.84%) Waterfall
8 15 (14.85%) OO
9 14 (13.86%) Mathematics
10 13 (12.87%) BDD
10 13 (12.87%) Information Assurance
10 13 (12.87%) SysML
11 12 (11.88%) Data Encryption
11 12 (11.88%) DevOps
11 12 (11.88%) Test Strategy
12 11 (10.89%) MODAF
12 11 (10.89%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (63.37%) Java
2 55 (54.46%) C
2 55 (54.46%) Python
3 46 (45.54%) C#
4 32 (31.68%) JavaScript
5 17 (16.83%) Ruby
5 17 (16.83%) SQL
6 14 (13.86%) Groovy
6 14 (13.86%) VBScript
7 13 (12.87%) Jython
8 9 (8.91%) Objective-C
9 7 (6.93%) PHP
10 6 (5.94%) Bash Shell
10 6 (5.94%) Perl
10 6 (5.94%) PowerShell
10 6 (5.94%) VB
11 3 (2.97%) Ada
11 3 (2.97%) Assembly Language
12 2 (1.98%) Embedded C
12 2 (1.98%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 55 (54.46%) Security Cleared
2 36 (35.64%) Degree
3 26 (25.74%) SC Cleared
4 20 (19.80%) DV Cleared
5 7 (6.93%) CCNA
5 7 (6.93%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (6.93%) CISSP
5 7 (6.93%) GIAC
5 7 (6.93%) Linux+ Certification
5 7 (6.93%) MCSE
5 7 (6.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (6.93%) Network+ Certification
5 7 (6.93%) SANS
5 7 (6.93%) SSCP
6 6 (5.94%) CompTIA Security+
7 4 (3.96%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (1.98%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.99%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.99%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.96%) MISRA
2 3 (2.97%) DO-178B
2 3 (2.97%) MISRA C
3 1 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.94%) Docker
1 6 (5.94%) vSphere
2 2 (1.98%) NFS
2 2 (1.98%) Samba
2 2 (1.98%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.98%) VMware NSX
3 1 (0.99%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.99%) Snort
3 1 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (13.86%) CA Service Virtualization
2 8 (7.92%) Puppet
3 6 (5.94%) Salt
4 2 (1.98%) Ansible
4 2 (1.98%) Nagios
4 2 (1.98%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.99%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (13.86%) CA
1 14 (13.86%) HP
2 8 (7.92%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.93%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.96%) IBM
4 4 (3.96%) Oracle
5 3 (2.97%) EMC
5 3 (2.97%) SAP
5 3 (2.97%) VMware
6 2 (1.98%) NetApp
6 2 (1.98%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.99%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.99%) Capita
7 1 (0.99%) ESRI