Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 51 16
Rank change year-on-year +37 -35 +2
Permanent jobs citing C++ 231 111 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 13.84% 6.84% 15.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.45% 10.84% 25.51%
Number of salaries quoted 165 95 210
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -12.37% +7.78%
10th Percentile £36,250 £22,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,250 £66,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £39,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +13.92% -7.06% +6.25%

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 1,077 1,024 1,278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 64.53% 63.13% 60.17%
Number of salaries quoted 882 847 955
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +11.11%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +32 78 £47,500 +11.76% 6
Gloucester +10 42 £52,500 +23.53% 12
Tewkesbury -4 24 £37,500 +10.29% 4
Cirencester +10 2 £57,500 +15.00%
C++
South West

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, 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++.

1 183 (79.22%) Software Engineering
2 170 (73.59%) Python
3 165 (71.43%) Security Cleared
4 156 (67.53%) Java
5 133 (57.58%) Linux
6 128 (55.41%) C#
7 126 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
8 122 (52.81%) C
9 115 (49.78%) DV Cleared
10 86 (37.23%) JavaScript
11 79 (34.20%) Windows
12 73 (31.60%) Scrum
13 69 (29.87%) Cybersecurity
14 63 (27.27%) DevOps
14 63 (27.27%) SC Cleared
15 62 (26.84%) SQL
16 60 (25.97%) OO
17 59 (25.54%) Git (software)
18 57 (24.68%) Open Source
18 57 (24.68%) Java EE
19 55 (23.81%) Spring
20 54 (23.38%) OOD
21 52 (22.51%) JIRA
22 49 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
22 49 (21.21%) Apache
23 46 (19.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
24 45 (19.48%) EJB
24 45 (19.48%) Big Data
24 45 (19.48%) Bitbucket
24 45 (19.48%) Jenkins

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 49 (21.21%) Apache
2 33 (14.29%) Confluence
3 18 (7.79%) Elasticsearch
4 14 (6.06%) Apache Pig
5 11 (4.76%) WebLogic
6 9 (3.90%) Apache Spark
7 6 (2.60%) ArcGIS
7 6 (2.60%) Tomcat
8 5 (2.16%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.87%) IIS
9 2 (0.87%) JBoss
9 2 (0.87%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (1.73%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.43%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (0.87%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.93%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 26 (11.26%) HTTP
2 22 (9.52%) SSL
2 22 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 17 (7.36%) Firewall
4 12 (5.19%) Network Security
5 10 (4.33%) HTTPS
6 9 (3.90%) Internet
7 8 (3.46%) Wireshark
8 3 (1.30%) DNS
8 3 (1.30%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (1.30%) SMTP
8 3 (1.30%) VLAN
9 2 (0.87%) ASN.1
10 1 (0.43%) FTP
10 1 (0.43%) IPsec
10 1 (0.43%) IPv4
10 1 (0.43%) L2TP
10 1 (0.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (19.48%) Big Data
2 35 (15.15%) Hadoop
3 27 (11.69%) Apache Hive
4 25 (10.82%) SQL Server
5 17 (7.36%) MySQL
6 16 (6.93%) Geospatial Data
6 16 (6.93%) GIS
7 13 (5.63%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (3.90%) Neo4j
9 8 (3.46%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.87%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.87%) IBM InfoSphere
10 2 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.87%) Presto
Development Applications
1 59 (25.54%) Git (software)
2 52 (22.51%) JIRA
3 46 (19.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 45 (19.48%) Bitbucket
4 45 (19.48%) Jenkins
5 41 (17.75%) EasyMock
6 36 (15.58%) JUnit
7 32 (13.85%) Visual Studio
8 27 (11.69%) Selenium
9 18 (7.79%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (5.63%) CodeSonar
10 13 (5.63%) git-flow
10 13 (5.63%) Robot Framework
11 11 (4.76%) Cucumber
12 6 (2.60%) JMeter
12 6 (2.60%) LoadRunner
13 5 (2.16%) Rational Rhapsody
14 3 (1.30%) GitLab
14 3 (1.30%) Vagrant
14 3 (1.30%) Zephyr
General
1 35 (15.15%) Finance
2 19 (8.23%) Military
3 18 (7.79%) Electronics
4 14 (6.06%) Telecoms
5 11 (4.76%) Games
6 10 (4.33%) Manufacturing
6 10 (4.33%) Marketing
7 8 (3.46%) Law
8 4 (1.73%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.73%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 133 (57.58%) Software Engineer
2 76 (32.90%) Developer
3 54 (23.38%) Java Engineer
4 53 (22.94%) Java Software Engineer
5 47 (20.35%) Software Developer
6 29 (12.55%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 28 (12.12%) DevOps Engineer
8 27 (11.69%) Java Developer
9 26 (11.26%) C++ Software Engineer
10 18 (7.79%) Java Software Developer
10 18 (7.79%) Senior Software Engineer
11 17 (7.36%) C# Software Engineer
12 14 (6.06%) Embedded Engineer
13 12 (5.19%) DevOps Developer
13 12 (5.19%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 12 (5.19%) Test Engineer
14 11 (4.76%) Agile Developer
14 11 (4.76%) C++ Developer
14 11 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
15 10 (4.33%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (24.68%) Java EE
2 55 (23.81%) Spring
3 45 (19.48%) EJB
4 39 (16.88%) AngularJS
5 36 (15.58%) Django
6 35 (15.15%) .NET
7 34 (14.72%) Node.js
8 32 (13.85%) JSF
9 28 (12.12%) WPF
10 27 (11.69%) .NET Framework
11 26 (11.26%) HTML
12 23 (9.96%) Hibernate
13 21 (9.09%) STL
14 19 (8.23%) J2EE
14 19 (8.23%) WinForms
15 18 (7.79%) XML
16 16 (6.93%) SOAP
17 15 (6.49%) RabbitMQ
18 14 (6.06%) ASP.NET
18 14 (6.06%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (14.29%) Wiki
2 14 (6.06%) Embedded Systems
3 12 (5.19%) Cyber Defence
4 10 (4.33%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.90%) Cybercrime
5 9 (3.90%) iPhone
6 8 (3.46%) Computer Science
7 7 (3.03%) Device Driver
8 5 (2.16%) Social Media
9 4 (1.73%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.73%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 4 (1.73%) Media Streaming
9 4 (1.73%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (1.73%) User Experience
9 4 (1.73%) Video\Live Streaming
10 3 (1.30%) Industry 4.0
10 3 (1.30%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.30%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.87%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 133 (57.58%) Linux
2 79 (34.20%) Windows
3 42 (18.18%) Android
4 37 (16.02%) CentOS
5 34 (14.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 30 (12.99%) Apple iOS
7 18 (7.79%) Unix
8 17 (7.36%) Mac OS X
9 9 (3.90%) Windows Phone
10 6 (2.60%) Embedded Linux
11 5 (2.16%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.30%) Solaris
13 2 (0.87%) AIX
14 1 (0.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (79.22%) Software Engineering
2 126 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (31.60%) Scrum
4 69 (29.87%) Cybersecurity
5 63 (27.27%) DevOps
6 60 (25.97%) OO
7 57 (24.68%) Open Source
8 54 (23.38%) OOD
9 49 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
10 43 (18.61%) TDD
11 42 (18.18%) Test Automation
12 37 (16.02%) Requirements Analysis
13 36 (15.58%) UML
14 35 (15.15%) Reverse Engineering
15 26 (11.26%) Collaborative Working
16 25 (10.82%) Mentoring
17 24 (10.39%) Kanban
18 23 (9.96%) Analytics
18 23 (9.96%) Penetration Testing
18 23 (9.96%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 170 (73.59%) Python
2 156 (67.53%) Java
3 128 (55.41%) C#
4 122 (52.81%) C
5 86 (37.23%) JavaScript
6 62 (26.84%) SQL
7 30 (12.99%) Objective-C
8 26 (11.26%) Bash Shell
9 19 (8.23%) Embedded C
9 19 (8.23%) Ruby
10 18 (7.79%) PHP
10 18 (7.79%) PowerShell
11 17 (7.36%) Embedded C++
12 13 (5.63%) Perl
13 11 (4.76%) Assembly Language
14 7 (3.03%) Go
15 6 (2.60%) Rust
15 6 (2.60%) XAML
16 5 (2.16%) Apple Swift
17 4 (1.73%) VC++
Qualifications
1 165 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 115 (49.78%) DV Cleared
3 63 (27.27%) SC Cleared
4 33 (14.29%) Degree
5 15 (6.49%) CCNA
5 15 (6.49%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (6.49%) CISSP
5 15 (6.49%) CompTIA Security+
5 15 (6.49%) GIAC
5 15 (6.49%) Linux+ Certification
5 15 (6.49%) MCSE
5 15 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (6.49%) Network+ Certification
5 15 (6.49%) SANS
5 15 (6.49%) SSCP
6 5 (2.16%) ISEB
7 4 (1.73%) ISTQB
8 3 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (1.30%) Master's Degree
8 3 (1.30%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.73%) MISRA
2 3 (1.30%) Def Stans
3 2 (0.87%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.43%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 30 (12.99%) Docker
2 16 (6.93%) vSphere
3 3 (1.30%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.30%) VirtualBox
3 3 (1.30%) VMware NSX
4 2 (0.87%) Snort
5 1 (0.43%) Firmware
5 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (7.36%) Puppet
2 16 (6.93%) Salt
3 9 (3.90%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (2.60%) Ansible
5 4 (1.73%) Kubernetes
6 3 (1.30%) PowerCLI
6 3 (1.30%) vCenter Server
7 2 (0.87%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.43%) CA Service Virtualization
8 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 43 (18.61%) Microsoft
2 34 (14.72%) Red Hat
3 10 (4.33%) Atlassian
3 10 (4.33%) SAP
4 8 (3.46%) Cisco
5 7 (3.03%) IBM
6 6 (2.60%) ESRI
7 4 (1.73%) Oracle
7 4 (1.73%) VMware
8 3 (1.30%) HP
9 1 (0.43%) CA