Period
to 23 August 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 23 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
23 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 13 16
Rank change year-on-year -31 +3 -2
Permanent jobs citing C++ 131 332 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 7.90% 15.62% 12.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.19% 26.48% 21.29%
Number of salaries quoted 114 213 202
Gloucestershire median annual salary £40,000 £49,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.37% +15.29% +6.25%
10th Percentile £22,500 £31,900 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £65,000 £61,475
South West median annual salary £38,500 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year -9.41% +8.97% +8.33%

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 1075 1254 1240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 64.84% 59.01% 59.73%
Number of salaries quoted 897 931 978
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,775
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £60,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%

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 23 August 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 23 August 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
Gloucester -7 42 £40,000 -19.60% 1
Cheltenham -30 39 £43,750 -12.50% 1
Tewkesbury 0 11 £38,250 -4.38%
Stroud - 8 £35,000 -
Cirencester - 2 £48,750 -
C++
South West

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 95 (72.52%) Java
2 85 (64.89%) Security Cleared
3 81 (61.83%) Software Engineering
4 69 (52.67%) C
5 65 (49.62%) Python
6 64 (48.85%) Agile Software Development
7 56 (42.75%) Linux
8 50 (38.17%) DV Cleared
9 47 (35.88%) Cybersecurity
10 44 (33.59%) C#
11 31 (23.66%) Hadoop
12 30 (22.90%) Java EE
13 27 (20.61%) Spring
14 26 (19.85%) JUnit
14 26 (19.85%) ITIL
14 26 (19.85%) Test Automation
14 26 (19.85%) DevOps
14 26 (19.85%) Big Data
15 25 (19.08%) JIRA
16 24 (18.32%) OO
16 24 (18.32%) Windows
17 22 (16.79%) Apache
18 21 (16.03%) JavaScript
18 21 (16.03%) Ruby
18 21 (16.03%) SC Cleared
18 21 (16.03%) Continuous Integration
19 20 (15.27%) EasyMock
19 20 (15.27%) Open Source
20 19 (14.50%) Scrum
20 19 (14.50%) Test Strategy

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 22 (16.79%) Apache
2 15 (11.45%) Confluence
3 14 (10.69%) Elasticsearch
4 11 (8.40%) Apache Spark
5 4 (3.05%) Apache Pig
6 2 (1.53%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.76%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.76%) JBoss
7 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.45%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (8.40%) Amazon S3
3 3 (2.29%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.63%) Internet
2 6 (4.58%) Wireless
3 5 (3.82%) Ethernet
4 4 (3.05%) ZigBee
5 3 (2.29%) Firewall
5 3 (2.29%) Network Security
5 3 (2.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (23.66%) Hadoop
2 26 (19.85%) Big Data
3 13 (9.92%) Apache Hive
4 10 (7.63%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (3.05%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.29%) Apache Accumulo
6 3 (2.29%) HBase
6 3 (2.29%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.29%) Redis
7 2 (1.53%) MySQL
8 1 (0.76%) Blockchain
8 1 (0.76%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (19.85%) JUnit
2 25 (19.08%) JIRA
3 20 (15.27%) EasyMock
4 17 (12.98%) Jenkins
4 17 (12.98%) Selenium
5 16 (12.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 16 (12.21%) Bitbucket
5 16 (12.21%) Cucumber
6 15 (11.45%) LoadRunner
7 13 (9.92%) Rational DOORS
8 8 (6.11%) TestNG
9 7 (5.34%) JMeter
10 4 (3.05%) Visual Studio
11 2 (1.53%) Git (software)
11 2 (1.53%) Metasploit
12 1 (0.76%) Hudson
12 1 (0.76%) Mercurial
General
1 17 (12.98%) Electronics
2 6 (4.58%) Aerospace
2 6 (4.58%) Finance
3 5 (3.82%) Legal
3 5 (3.82%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.82%) Marketing
3 5 (3.82%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.05%) Games
5 3 (2.29%) Automotive
6 1 (0.76%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 58 (44.27%) Software Engineer
2 35 (26.72%) Developer
3 24 (18.32%) Java Engineer
3 24 (18.32%) Java Software Engineer
4 20 (15.27%) Software Developer
5 18 (13.74%) C++ Software Engineer
6 16 (12.21%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 16 (12.21%) Java Developer
7 13 (9.92%) Consultant
8 11 (8.40%) Analyst
8 11 (8.40%) Java Software Developer
8 11 (8.40%) Senior Consultant
8 11 (8.40%) Test Analyst
9 10 (7.63%) C Software Engineer
9 10 (7.63%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 10 (7.63%) Embedded Engineer
9 10 (7.63%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 10 (7.63%) Test Engineer
10 8 (6.11%) Graduate
10 8 (6.11%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (22.90%) Java EE
2 27 (20.61%) Spring
3 18 (13.74%) EJB
4 17 (12.98%) HTML
5 15 (11.45%) JSF
6 12 (9.16%) CSS
7 11 (8.40%) Hibernate
8 7 (5.34%) .NET
8 7 (5.34%) J2EE
9 6 (4.58%) STL
9 6 (4.58%) XML
10 4 (3.05%) CSS3
10 4 (3.05%) HTML5
10 4 (3.05%) Node.js
11 3 (2.29%) AngularJS
11 3 (2.29%) jQuery
11 3 (2.29%) Kafka
11 3 (2.29%) PhoneGap
12 2 (1.53%) Apache Camel
12 2 (1.53%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.45%) Computer Science
1 15 (11.45%) Wiki
2 11 (8.40%) Management Information System
3 8 (6.11%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (4.58%) CAN bus
5 4 (3.05%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (2.29%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.53%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.53%) Cyber Attack
7 2 (1.53%) Cyber Defence
7 2 (1.53%) Cyber Warfare
7 2 (1.53%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.53%) PKI
8 1 (0.76%) Bitcoin
8 1 (0.76%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.76%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.76%) iPad
8 1 (0.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 56 (42.75%) Linux
2 24 (18.32%) Windows
3 17 (12.98%) Android
4 15 (11.45%) CentOS
4 15 (11.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (9.92%) Apple iOS
6 12 (9.16%) Unix
7 8 (6.11%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.53%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (61.83%) Software Engineering
2 64 (48.85%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (35.88%) Cybersecurity
4 26 (19.85%) DevOps
4 26 (19.85%) ITIL
4 26 (19.85%) Test Automation
5 24 (18.32%) OO
6 21 (16.03%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (15.27%) Open Source
8 19 (14.50%) Scrum
8 19 (14.50%) Test Strategy
9 18 (13.74%) Mathematics
10 17 (12.98%) OOD
10 17 (12.98%) TDD
11 15 (11.45%) Non-Functional Testing
11 15 (11.45%) SDLC
11 15 (11.45%) Service Delivery
12 13 (9.92%) Reverse Engineering
12 13 (9.92%) UML
13 11 (8.40%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 95 (72.52%) Java
2 69 (52.67%) C
3 65 (49.62%) Python
4 44 (33.59%) C#
5 21 (16.03%) JavaScript
5 21 (16.03%) Ruby
6 15 (11.45%) SQL
7 14 (10.69%) Perl
8 8 (6.11%) VB
9 5 (3.82%) Objective-C
9 5 (3.82%) PHP
10 4 (3.05%) Bash Shell
10 4 (3.05%) Scala
10 4 (3.05%) VB.NET
11 3 (2.29%) Embedded C
11 3 (2.29%) Go
11 3 (2.29%) MATLAB
11 3 (2.29%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.29%) VB6
12 2 (1.53%) Ada
Qualifications
1 85 (64.89%) Security Cleared
2 50 (38.17%) DV Cleared
3 21 (16.03%) SC Cleared
4 17 (12.98%) Degree
5 15 (11.45%) ISEB
5 15 (11.45%) ISTQB
6 4 (3.05%) PhD
7 2 (1.53%) CEH
7 2 (1.53%) CREST Certified
7 2 (1.53%) EC-Council LPT
7 2 (1.53%) ECSA
7 2 (1.53%) EnCE
7 2 (1.53%) GCFA
7 2 (1.53%) GIAC
7 2 (1.53%) GPEN
7 2 (1.53%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.76%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.53%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) Firmware
1 1 (0.76%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (5.34%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.53%) EnCase
3 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (12.21%) Red Hat
2 8 (6.11%) BT
3 7 (5.34%) HP
4 5 (3.82%) SAP
5 3 (2.29%) Google
5 3 (2.29%) Oracle
6 1 (0.76%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.76%) ESRI
6 1 (0.76%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.76%) VMware