Period
to 17 November 2017

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

C++
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 15 17
Rank change year-on-year -39 +2 +3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 99 329 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 6.58% 14.49% 12.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.44% 24.48% 21.29%
Number of salaries quoted 73 235 202
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.27% +8.89% +20.00%
10th Percentile £29,600 £31,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £58,500 £67,000 £72,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £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 948 1344 1240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 63.03% 59.18% 60.08%
Number of salaries quoted 783 1071 987
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +8.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.90% +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 November 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 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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 -40 24 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Gloucester -12 22 £43,750 +2.94%
Cirencester - 11 £42,500 -
Tewkesbury -1 8 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Filton - 2 - -
Stroud - 1 £35,000 -
C++
South West

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 74 (74.75%) Java
2 57 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (54.55%) Security Cleared
3 54 (54.55%) Python
4 50 (50.51%) Software Engineering
5 48 (48.48%) Linux
6 47 (47.47%) C
7 41 (41.41%) C#
8 31 (31.31%) JavaScript
9 29 (29.29%) Degree
10 28 (28.28%) JIRA
11 26 (26.26%) Hadoop
11 26 (26.26%) HTML
11 26 (26.26%) Cybersecurity
12 25 (25.25%) Test Automation
13 24 (24.24%) Apache
14 23 (23.23%) .NET
14 23 (23.23%) XML
14 23 (23.23%) DV Cleared
14 23 (23.23%) Big Data
15 22 (22.22%) Java EE
15 22 (22.22%) Computer Science
15 22 (22.22%) CSS
15 22 (22.22%) JUnit
15 22 (22.22%) Unix
16 21 (21.21%) Selenium
16 21 (21.21%) Jenkins
17 20 (20.20%) ITIL
18 19 (19.19%) Windows
18 19 (19.19%) TDD

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 (24.24%) Apache
2 12 (12.12%) Tomcat
3 11 (11.11%) IIS
4 8 (8.08%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (7.07%) Apache Spark
5 7 (7.07%) Confluence
6 5 (5.05%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.01%) ArcGIS
7 1 (1.01%) JBoss
7 1 (1.01%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.01%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.13%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (11.11%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.01%) GitHub
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.01%) Office 365
3 1 (1.01%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.16%) HTTP
2 8 (8.08%) TCP/IP
3 7 (7.07%) Firewall
4 6 (6.06%) Internet
5 4 (4.04%) SSL
6 3 (3.03%) Wireless
6 3 (3.03%) ZigBee
7 2 (2.02%) Ethernet
7 2 (2.02%) FCoE
7 2 (2.02%) SNMP
8 1 (1.01%) Bluetooth
8 1 (1.01%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (26.26%) Hadoop
2 23 (23.23%) Big Data
3 12 (12.12%) Apache Hive
4 6 (6.06%) MySQL
4 6 (6.06%) SQL Server
5 5 (5.05%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (3.03%) Data Mining
7 2 (2.02%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.02%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.01%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 28 (28.28%) JIRA
2 22 (22.22%) JUnit
3 21 (21.21%) Jenkins
3 21 (21.21%) Selenium
4 15 (15.15%) Cucumber
4 15 (15.15%) Visual Studio
5 13 (13.13%) SoapUI
6 12 (12.12%) Ant
6 12 (12.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 12 (12.12%) Bitbucket
6 12 (12.12%) Eclipse
6 12 (12.12%) HP UFT
6 12 (12.12%) Maven
7 11 (11.11%) EasyMock
7 11 (11.11%) Rational DOORS
8 5 (5.05%) Git (software)
9 4 (4.04%) CodeSonar
9 4 (4.04%) git-flow
9 4 (4.04%) LoadRunner
9 4 (4.04%) Robot Framework
General
1 12 (12.12%) Electronics
2 11 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 9 (9.09%) Finance
4 7 (7.07%) Aerospace
5 5 (5.05%) Manufacturing
5 5 (5.05%) Marketing
6 4 (4.04%) Games
7 3 (3.03%) Automotive
8 2 (2.02%) Avionics
8 2 (2.02%) Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (38.38%) Software Engineer
2 30 (30.30%) Developer
3 15 (15.15%) Java Developer
3 15 (15.15%) Software Developer
4 13 (13.13%) Java Engineer
4 13 (13.13%) Java Software Engineer
5 12 (12.12%) Consultant
6 11 (11.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 11 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
6 11 (11.11%) Test Automation Manager
6 11 (11.11%) Test Manager
7 10 (10.10%) C++ Software Engineer
7 10 (10.10%) Java Software Developer
8 6 (6.06%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
9 5 (5.05%) C Software Engineer
9 5 (5.05%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 5 (5.05%) Graduate
9 5 (5.05%) Integration Engineer
9 5 (5.05%) Test and Integration Engineer
9 5 (5.05%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (26.26%) HTML
2 23 (23.23%) .NET
2 23 (23.23%) XML
3 22 (22.22%) CSS
3 22 (22.22%) Java EE
4 17 (17.17%) SOAP
5 16 (16.16%) J2EE
5 16 (16.16%) REST
6 15 (15.15%) jQuery
6 15 (15.15%) Spring
7 12 (12.12%) Gherkin
8 9 (9.09%) ASP.NET
8 9 (9.09%) STL
9 8 (8.08%) Hibernate
9 8 (8.08%) Node.js
10 7 (7.07%) EJB
10 7 (7.07%) JSF
11 6 (6.06%) .NET Framework
11 6 (6.06%) LAMP
12 5 (5.05%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 12 (12.12%) Management Information System
3 8 (8.08%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (7.07%) Wiki
5 4 (4.04%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (2.02%) Cyber Warfare
6 2 (2.02%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.02%) PKI
7 1 (1.01%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.01%) AS400
7 1 (1.01%) Blog
7 1 (1.01%) CAN bus
7 1 (1.01%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.01%) Cybercrime
7 1 (1.01%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.01%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.01%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 48 (48.48%) Linux
2 22 (22.22%) Unix
3 19 (19.19%) Windows
4 15 (15.15%) Android
5 13 (13.13%) Apple iOS
6 11 (11.11%) Windows Server
7 7 (7.07%) CentOS
7 7 (7.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (4.04%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.01%) AIX
9 1 (1.01%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (1.01%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (50.51%) Software Engineering
3 26 (26.26%) Cybersecurity
4 25 (25.25%) Test Automation
5 20 (20.20%) ITIL
6 19 (19.19%) TDD
7 18 (18.18%) Scrum
8 17 (17.17%) OO
9 16 (16.16%) Mathematics
9 16 (16.16%) Software Testing
9 16 (16.16%) UML
10 14 (14.14%) DevOps
10 14 (14.14%) Test Strategy
10 14 (14.14%) Waterfall
11 12 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (11.11%) BDD
12 11 (11.11%) MODAF
12 11 (11.11%) Requirements Management
12 11 (11.11%) SysML
12 11 (11.11%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 74 (74.75%) Java
2 54 (54.55%) Python
3 47 (47.47%) C
4 41 (41.41%) C#
5 31 (31.31%) JavaScript
6 18 (18.18%) SQL
7 17 (17.17%) Ruby
8 12 (12.12%) Groovy
8 12 (12.12%) VBScript
9 11 (11.11%) Jython
10 10 (10.10%) Perl
11 8 (8.08%) PHP
12 7 (7.07%) Bash Shell
12 7 (7.07%) Objective-C
13 6 (6.06%) VB
14 5 (5.05%) PowerShell
15 3 (3.03%) Ada
16 2 (2.02%) Korn
17 1 (1.01%) Embedded C
17 1 (1.01%) VB6
Qualifications
1 54 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 29 (29.29%) Degree
3 23 (23.23%) DV Cleared
4 17 (17.17%) SC Cleared
5 6 (6.06%) CCNA
5 6 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (6.06%) CISSP
5 6 (6.06%) GIAC
5 6 (6.06%) Linux+ Certification
5 6 (6.06%) MCSE
5 6 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (6.06%) Network+ Certification
5 6 (6.06%) SANS
5 6 (6.06%) SSCP
6 5 (5.05%) CompTIA Security+
6 5 (5.05%) Security+ Certification
7 4 (4.04%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (3.03%) ISEB
8 3 (3.03%) ISTQB
9 1 (1.01%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) MISRA
2 3 (3.03%) DO-178B
2 3 (3.03%) MISRA C
3 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.04%) Docker
1 4 (4.04%) vSphere
2 2 (2.02%) NFS
2 2 (2.02%) Samba
2 2 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.02%) VMware NSX
3 1 (1.01%) Snort
3 1 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (12.12%) CA Service Virtualization
2 7 (7.07%) Puppet
3 4 (4.04%) Salt
4 2 (2.02%) Ansible
4 2 (2.02%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (2.02%) Nagios
4 2 (2.02%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.01%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (14.14%) HP
2 12 (12.12%) CA
3 8 (8.08%) Red Hat
4 6 (6.06%) Microsoft
5 5 (5.05%) SAP
6 4 (4.04%) IBM
6 4 (4.04%) Oracle
7 3 (3.03%) EMC
8 2 (2.02%) NetApp
8 2 (2.02%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.02%) VMware
9 1 (1.01%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.01%) Capita
9 1 (1.01%) ESRI