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

C++
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 12 18
Rank change year-on-year -24 +6  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 81 160 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 8.57% 16.29% 12.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.82% 25.68% 20.72%
Number of salaries quoted 72 100 100
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £37,350 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,750 £52,050
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 632 623 613
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 66.88% 63.44% 58.89%
Number of salaries quoted 525 451 488
Median salary £40,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,250 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +2 27 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Cheltenham -18 26 £42,500 -13.26% 2
Stroud - 6 £35,000 -
Tewkesbury -1 5 £32,000 -20.00%
Cirencester - 2 £48,750 -
C++
South West

For the 6 months to 27 June 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++.

1 150 (77.32%) Java
2 137 (70.62%) Security Cleared
3 126 (64.95%) Software Engineering
4 111 (57.22%) Agile Software Development
5 102 (52.58%) C
6 98 (50.52%) Python
7 94 (48.45%) DV Cleared
8 83 (42.78%) C#
8 83 (42.78%) Cybersecurity
9 79 (40.72%) Linux
10 49 (25.26%) Hadoop
11 46 (23.71%) Java EE
12 45 (23.20%) Test Automation
12 45 (23.20%) Big Data
13 42 (21.65%) Spring
14 39 (20.10%) Windows
14 39 (20.10%) JavaScript
15 38 (19.59%) Android
16 37 (19.07%) ITIL
16 37 (19.07%) OO
17 36 (18.56%) JUnit
17 36 (18.56%) JIRA
18 34 (17.53%) DevOps
19 33 (17.01%) Degree
19 33 (17.01%) Apple iOS
19 33 (17.01%) EJB
20 31 (15.98%) Test Strategy
21 29 (14.95%) Reverse Engineering
22 28 (14.43%) Scrum
23 27 (13.92%) Open Source

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 26 (13.40%) Apache
2 22 (11.34%) Confluence
3 18 (9.28%) Elasticsearch
4 14 (7.22%) Apache Spark
5 13 (6.70%) Apache Pig
6 9 (4.64%) WebLogic
7 4 (2.06%) JBoss
8 2 (1.03%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (2.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (10.82%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (8.25%) Amazon S3
3 4 (2.06%) GitHub
4 3 (1.55%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.73%) Internet
2 6 (3.09%) Wireless
3 5 (2.58%) Ethernet
3 5 (2.58%) Network Security
3 5 (2.58%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.06%) ZigBee
5 3 (1.55%) Firewall
6 2 (1.03%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (25.26%) Hadoop
2 45 (23.20%) Big Data
3 21 (10.82%) Apache Hive
4 12 (6.19%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (3.61%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.58%) Data Mining
7 3 (1.55%) Apache Accumulo
7 3 (1.55%) HBase
7 3 (1.55%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.55%) Redis
7 3 (1.55%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.03%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.52%) Blockchain
9 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 36 (18.56%) JIRA
1 36 (18.56%) JUnit
2 27 (13.92%) Selenium
3 26 (13.40%) Cucumber
3 26 (13.40%) EasyMock
4 25 (12.89%) Jenkins
5 23 (11.86%) Bitbucket
5 23 (11.86%) LoadRunner
6 22 (11.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 13 (6.70%) Rational DOORS
8 12 (6.19%) JMeter
9 11 (5.67%) TestNG
10 6 (3.09%) Git (software)
11 5 (2.58%) Visual Studio
12 4 (2.06%) Metasploit
13 3 (1.55%) Mercurial
14 2 (1.03%) Hudson
14 2 (1.03%) IDA Disassembler
15 1 (0.52%) MSBuild
15 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (9.28%) Electronics
2 10 (5.15%) Games
3 6 (3.09%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.58%) Aerospace
4 5 (2.58%) Automotive
4 5 (2.58%) Finance
4 5 (2.58%) Legal
5 4 (2.06%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.06%) Marketing
6 2 (1.03%) Military
Job Titles
1 87 (44.85%) Software Engineer
2 46 (23.71%) Developer
3 38 (19.59%) Java Engineer
3 38 (19.59%) Java Software Engineer
4 26 (13.40%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 24 (12.37%) Software Developer
6 23 (11.86%) C++ Software Engineer
7 21 (10.82%) Test Engineer
8 20 (10.31%) Research Engineer
9 19 (9.79%) Java Developer
10 18 (9.28%) Consultant
11 15 (7.73%) Java Software Developer
12 14 (7.22%) Analyst
12 14 (7.22%) Test Analyst
13 13 (6.70%) Graduate
14 11 (5.67%) Senior Consultant
14 11 (5.67%) Software Analyst
14 11 (5.67%) Software Test Analyst
15 10 (5.15%) Graduate Software Engineer
15 10 (5.15%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (23.71%) Java EE
2 42 (21.65%) Spring
3 33 (17.01%) EJB
4 25 (12.89%) HTML
5 23 (11.86%) J2EE
5 23 (11.86%) JSF
6 22 (11.34%) Hibernate
7 18 (9.28%) CSS
8 15 (7.73%) XML
9 13 (6.70%) STL
10 8 (4.12%) Web Services
11 7 (3.61%) .NET
12 5 (2.58%) HTML5
12 5 (2.58%) jQuery
13 4 (2.06%) CSS3
13 4 (2.06%) JSON
13 4 (2.06%) Node.js
14 3 (1.55%) OpenCL
14 3 (1.55%) PhoneGap
14 3 (1.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.40%) Computer Science
2 21 (10.82%) Wiki
3 13 (6.70%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.67%) Management Information System
5 9 (4.64%) Embedded Systems
6 8 (4.12%) CAN bus
7 6 (3.09%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.55%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (1.55%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.55%) VHDL
9 2 (1.03%) Cyber Attack
9 2 (1.03%) Cyber Defence
9 2 (1.03%) Device Driver
9 2 (1.03%) Internet of Things
9 2 (1.03%) User Experience
10 1 (0.52%) Bitcoin
10 1 (0.52%) Cyber Warfare
10 1 (0.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.52%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 79 (40.72%) Linux
2 39 (20.10%) Windows
3 38 (19.59%) Android
4 33 (17.01%) Apple iOS
5 23 (11.86%) Unix
6 21 (10.82%) CentOS
6 21 (10.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (8.76%) Mac OS X
8 4 (2.06%) FreeBSD
9 2 (1.03%) Solaris
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (64.95%) Software Engineering
2 111 (57.22%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (42.78%) Cybersecurity
4 45 (23.20%) Test Automation
5 37 (19.07%) ITIL
5 37 (19.07%) OO
6 34 (17.53%) DevOps
7 31 (15.98%) Test Strategy
8 29 (14.95%) Reverse Engineering
9 28 (14.43%) Scrum
10 27 (13.92%) Open Source
11 25 (12.89%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (11.86%) Mathematics
12 23 (11.86%) Non-Functional Testing
12 23 (11.86%) OOD
12 23 (11.86%) TDD
13 21 (10.82%) SDLC
13 21 (10.82%) Service Delivery
13 21 (10.82%) UML
14 20 (10.31%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 150 (77.32%) Java
2 102 (52.58%) C
3 98 (50.52%) Python
4 83 (42.78%) C#
5 39 (20.10%) JavaScript
6 27 (13.92%) Ruby
7 23 (11.86%) Perl
7 23 (11.86%) SQL
8 16 (8.25%) Objective-C
9 11 (5.67%) VB
10 8 (4.12%) Scala
11 6 (3.09%) Bash Shell
11 6 (3.09%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.58%) PHP
13 4 (2.06%) Embedded C
13 4 (2.06%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.55%) Go
14 3 (1.55%) MATLAB
14 3 (1.55%) VB6
15 2 (1.03%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 137 (70.62%) Security Cleared
2 94 (48.45%) DV Cleared
3 33 (17.01%) Degree
4 26 (13.40%) SC Cleared
5 23 (11.86%) ISEB
5 23 (11.86%) ISTQB
6 9 (4.64%) PhD
7 4 (2.06%) Master's Degree
7 4 (2.06%) Numerate Degree
8 3 (1.55%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (1.03%) CEH
9 2 (1.03%) CREST Certified
9 2 (1.03%) EC-Council LPT
9 2 (1.03%) ECSA
9 2 (1.03%) EnCE
9 2 (1.03%) GCFA
9 2 (1.03%) GIAC
9 2 (1.03%) GPEN
System Software
1 3 (1.55%) Hyper-V
1 3 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.52%) Docker
2 1 (0.52%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (6.19%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.03%) EnCase
2 2 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.03%) Puppet
3 1 (0.52%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 23 (11.86%) Red Hat
2 12 (6.19%) HP
3 8 (4.12%) BT
4 7 (3.61%) Oracle
5 4 (2.06%) SAP
6 3 (1.55%) Google
6 3 (1.55%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.55%) VMware
7 2 (1.03%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.52%) Epicor
8 1 (0.52%) Sybase
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Searchability
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago