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 22 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
22 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 11 19
Rank change year-on-year -15 +8  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 91 169 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 10.24% 15.39% 12.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.37% 25.49% 21.20%
Number of salaries quoted 82 96 90
Median salary £40,000 £49,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.36% +12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £39,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 592 663 632
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 66.59% 60.38% 57.66%
Number of salaries quoted 498 453 493
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 £30,750 £32,650 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -5 29 £40,000 -23.80% 4
Cheltenham -9 26 £45,000 -8.16% 1
Stroud - 8 £36,250 -
Tewkesbury 0 4 £33,000 -17.50%
Cirencester - 2 £48,750 -
C++
South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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++.

1 182 (78.11%) Java
2 175 (75.11%) Security Cleared
3 150 (64.38%) Software Engineering
4 145 (62.23%) Agile Software Development
5 123 (52.79%) DV Cleared
6 122 (52.36%) C
7 119 (51.07%) Python
8 107 (45.92%) C#
8 107 (45.92%) Cybersecurity
9 102 (43.78%) Linux
10 68 (29.18%) Test Automation
11 56 (24.03%) Windows
12 55 (23.61%) Hadoop
13 54 (23.18%) Android
14 50 (21.46%) Java EE
15 48 (20.60%) Big Data
16 46 (19.74%) Spring
16 46 (19.74%) Apple iOS
17 45 (19.31%) Reverse Engineering
18 44 (18.88%) Degree
18 44 (18.88%) OO
18 44 (18.88%) JavaScript
19 41 (17.60%) JUnit
20 40 (17.17%) ITIL
20 40 (17.17%) EJB
20 40 (17.17%) Test Strategy
21 38 (16.31%) JIRA
22 36 (15.45%) Selenium
22 36 (15.45%) Cucumber
22 36 (15.45%) J2EE

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 24 (10.30%) Apache
2 23 (9.87%) Confluence
3 20 (8.58%) Elasticsearch
4 17 (7.30%) Apache Pig
5 16 (6.87%) Apache Spark
6 12 (5.15%) WebLogic
7 6 (2.58%) JBoss
8 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 6 (2.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (9.01%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (7.30%) Amazon S3
3 3 (1.29%) GitHub
3 3 (1.29%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.15%) Internet
2 8 (3.43%) Network Security
3 7 (3.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.15%) Wireless
5 3 (1.29%) Ethernet
5 3 (1.29%) Firewall
5 3 (1.29%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.86%) ZigBee
7 1 (0.43%) HTTP
7 1 (0.43%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (23.61%) Hadoop
2 48 (20.60%) Big Data
3 23 (9.87%) Apache Hive
4 14 (6.01%) MongoDB
5 10 (4.29%) Data Mining
6 9 (3.86%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (2.58%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.72%) Apache Accumulo
9 3 (1.29%) HBase
9 3 (1.29%) MySQL
9 3 (1.29%) Redis
9 3 (1.29%) SQL Server
10 2 (0.86%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.86%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.43%) Blockchain
11 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 41 (17.60%) JUnit
2 38 (16.31%) JIRA
3 36 (15.45%) Cucumber
3 36 (15.45%) Selenium
4 31 (13.30%) LoadRunner
5 24 (10.30%) EasyMock
5 24 (10.30%) Jenkins
6 23 (9.87%) Bitbucket
7 22 (9.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 16 (6.87%) JMeter
9 14 (6.01%) Rational DOORS
9 14 (6.01%) TestNG
10 6 (2.58%) Metasploit
10 6 (2.58%) Visual Studio
11 5 (2.15%) Git (software)
12 3 (1.29%) IDA Disassembler
12 3 (1.29%) Mercurial
13 1 (0.43%) Hudson
13 1 (0.43%) MSBuild
13 1 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (8.15%) Electronics
2 12 (5.15%) Games
2 12 (5.15%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.00%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.58%) Finance
4 6 (2.58%) Legal
4 6 (2.58%) Marketing
5 5 (2.15%) Automotive
6 4 (1.72%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 97 (41.63%) Software Engineer
2 44 (18.88%) Developer
3 35 (15.02%) Java Engineer
3 35 (15.02%) Java Software Engineer
4 33 (14.16%) Test Engineer
5 27 (11.59%) Research Engineer
6 26 (11.16%) C++ Software Engineer
7 25 (10.73%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 20 (8.58%) Consultant
8 20 (8.58%) Software Developer
9 17 (7.30%) Analyst
9 17 (7.30%) Test Analyst
10 16 (6.87%) Java Developer
11 15 (6.44%) Software Analyst
11 15 (6.44%) Software Test Analyst
11 15 (6.44%) Systems Engineer
12 14 (6.01%) Graduate
13 13 (5.58%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 13 (5.58%) Test Automation Engineer
14 11 (4.72%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (21.46%) Java EE
2 46 (19.74%) Spring
3 40 (17.17%) EJB
4 36 (15.45%) J2EE
5 29 (12.45%) JSF
6 26 (11.16%) Hibernate
7 25 (10.73%) HTML
8 24 (10.30%) XML
9 20 (8.58%) CSS
10 13 (5.58%) STL
10 13 (5.58%) Web Services
11 8 (3.43%) jQuery
12 7 (3.00%) HTML5
13 6 (2.58%) .NET
13 6 (2.58%) CSS3
14 5 (2.15%) OpenCL
15 4 (1.72%) JSON
15 4 (1.72%) Node.js
15 4 (1.72%) REST
16 3 (1.29%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 35 (15.02%) Computer Science
2 22 (9.44%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (9.44%) Wiki
3 15 (6.44%) Embedded Systems
4 12 (5.15%) Management Information System
5 11 (4.72%) Algorithms
6 9 (3.86%) CAN bus
7 5 (2.15%) Device Driver
7 5 (2.15%) VHDL
8 3 (1.29%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.86%) Cyber Attack
9 2 (0.86%) Cyber Defence
9 2 (0.86%) PKI
10 1 (0.43%) Bitcoin
10 1 (0.43%) Cyber Warfare
10 1 (0.43%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.43%) iPad
10 1 (0.43%) iPhone
10 1 (0.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 102 (43.78%) Linux
2 56 (24.03%) Windows
3 54 (23.18%) Android
4 46 (19.74%) Apple iOS
5 32 (13.73%) Unix
6 27 (11.59%) Mac OS X
7 22 (9.44%) CentOS
7 22 (9.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (2.58%) FreeBSD
9 3 (1.29%) Solaris
10 1 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.43%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (64.38%) Software Engineering
2 145 (62.23%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (45.92%) Cybersecurity
4 68 (29.18%) Test Automation
5 45 (19.31%) Reverse Engineering
6 44 (18.88%) OO
7 40 (17.17%) ITIL
7 40 (17.17%) Test Strategy
8 36 (15.45%) DevOps
9 34 (14.59%) Scrum
10 30 (12.88%) Non-Functional Testing
11 28 (12.02%) Test Scripting
12 27 (11.59%) Open Source
13 26 (11.16%) Continuous Integration
13 26 (11.16%) UML
13 26 (11.16%) User Stories
14 25 (10.73%) Mathematics
14 25 (10.73%) OOD
14 25 (10.73%) SDLC
15 24 (10.30%) Cryptography
Programming Languages
1 182 (78.11%) Java
2 122 (52.36%) C
3 119 (51.07%) Python
4 107 (45.92%) C#
5 44 (18.88%) JavaScript
6 35 (15.02%) Perl
6 35 (15.02%) Ruby
7 27 (11.59%) SQL
8 23 (9.87%) Objective-C
9 16 (6.87%) VB
10 9 (3.86%) Scala
11 8 (3.43%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.15%) Embedded C
13 4 (1.72%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.72%) MATLAB
14 3 (1.29%) Go
14 3 (1.29%) PHP
14 3 (1.29%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.29%) VB6
15 2 (0.86%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 175 (75.11%) Security Cleared
2 123 (52.79%) DV Cleared
3 44 (18.88%) Degree
4 31 (13.30%) ISEB
5 30 (12.88%) ISTQB
5 30 (12.88%) SC Cleared
6 10 (4.29%) PhD
7 3 (1.29%) CEH
7 3 (1.29%) CREST Certified
7 3 (1.29%) EC-Council LPT
7 3 (1.29%) ECSA
7 3 (1.29%) EnCE
7 3 (1.29%) GCFA
7 3 (1.29%) GIAC
7 3 (1.29%) GPEN
System Software
1 8 (3.43%) Hyper-V
1 8 (3.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.43%) Docker
2 1 (0.43%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (7.30%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.29%) EnCase
3 1 (0.43%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (9.87%) Red Hat
2 17 (7.30%) HP
3 13 (5.58%) Oracle
4 8 (3.43%) BT
4 8 (3.43%) VMware
5 6 (2.58%) Microsoft
5 6 (2.58%) SAP
6 3 (1.29%) Google
7 2 (0.86%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.43%) Cisco
8 1 (0.43%) Epicor
8 1 (0.43%) Sybase
Gloucester
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Just now
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 12 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 65,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago