The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 45 40 27
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -13
Permanent jobs citing C++ 14 40 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.06% 5.58% 7.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.60% 13.11% 15.48%
Number of salaries quoted 14 35 55
Average salary £45,250 £28,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.77% -21.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C++
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Programming Languages Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
212 305 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 46.39% 42.54% 49.56%
Number of salaries quoted 195 292 346
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,200 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

C++
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Basingstoke region.

C++ Salary Trend in Basingstoke

C++
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C++.

1 34 (73.91%) C#
2 26 (56.52%) Linux
3 20 (43.48%) Python
4 17 (36.96%) JavaScript
4 17 (36.96%) .NET
4 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (34.78%) MVC
6 15 (32.61%) MySQL
6 15 (32.61%) Windows
6 15 (32.61%) Apple iOS
7 14 (30.43%) Software Engineering
8 12 (26.09%) Degree
8 12 (26.09%) C
9 11 (23.91%) UNIX
9 11 (23.91%) Opscode Chef
10 9 (19.57%) Automated Testing
10 9 (19.57%) Computer Science
10 9 (19.57%) Manual Testing
10 9 (19.57%) CSS
10 9 (19.57%) Electronics
11 8 (17.39%) Firewall
11 8 (17.39%) LAMP
11 8 (17.39%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET
11 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
11 8 (17.39%) SQL
11 8 (17.39%) PHP
11 8 (17.39%) HTML
11 8 (17.39%) Apache
11 8 (17.39%) VPN

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (17.39%) Apache
2 3 (6.52%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Quicktime
1 3 (6.52%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) Firewall
1 8 (17.39%) VPN
1 8 (17.39%) DNS
2 3 (6.52%) RTP
2 3 (6.52%) RTSP
3 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (32.61%) MySQL
2 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.52%) MariaDB
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Subversion
1 8 (17.39%) Jenkins
2 6 (13.04%) PyUnit
2 6 (13.04%) NUnit
3 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (19.57%) Electronics
2 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.35%) Marketing
3 2 (4.35%) Finance
3 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.35%) Military
4 1 (2.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 23 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 18 (39.13%) Developer
3 10 (21.74%) Senior Software Engineer
4 9 (19.57%) Software Test Engineer
4 9 (19.57%) Test Engineer
5 8 (17.39%) Web Developer
6 7 (15.22%) C++ Developer
7 4 (8.70%) C++ Software Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Junior Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Junior C++ Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Software Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Junior
8 3 (6.52%) Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Graduate
8 3 (6.52%) C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Security Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Junior Software Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Qt Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Cyber Security Analyst
9 2 (4.35%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.96%) .NET
2 9 (19.57%) CSS
3 8 (17.39%) LAMP
3 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET
3 8 (17.39%) HTML
3 8 (17.39%) jQuery
3 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (17.39%) Ajax
3 8 (17.39%) AngularJS
4 7 (15.22%) Qt
5 6 (13.04%) MFC
5 6 (13.04%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 3 (6.52%) OpenGL
6 3 (6.52%) STL
6 3 (6.52%) WPF
6 3 (6.52%) OpenCV
6 3 (6.52%) OpenCL
6 3 (6.52%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (4.35%) OpenID
7 2 (4.35%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.52%) CUDA
2 3 (6.52%) Video Editing
3 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.35%) DTV
4 1 (2.17%) VHDL
4 1 (2.17%) EMV
4 1 (2.17%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (2.17%) EFT
4 1 (2.17%) EFTPOS
4 1 (2.17%) Open Source
4 1 (2.17%) Data Conversion
4 1 (2.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.17%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 26 (56.52%) Linux
2 15 (32.61%) Windows
2 15 (32.61%) Apple iOS
3 11 (23.91%) UNIX
4 8 (17.39%) Android
5 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.78%) MVC
3 14 (30.43%) Software Engineering
4 9 (19.57%) Automated Testing
4 9 (19.57%) Manual Testing
5 8 (17.39%) TDD
6 7 (15.22%) User Stories
6 7 (15.22%) Test Strategy
6 7 (15.22%) Test Planning
6 7 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (15.22%) Multithreading
6 7 (15.22%) Scrum
7 6 (13.04%) OO
7 6 (13.04%) Software Testing
8 4 (8.70%) Test Automation
8 4 (8.70%) OOD
9 2 (4.35%) SIEM
9 2 (4.35%) Cyber Security
9 2 (4.35%) Protective Monitoring
9 2 (4.35%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (73.91%) C#
2 20 (43.48%) Python
3 17 (36.96%) JavaScript
4 12 (26.09%) C
5 8 (17.39%) SQL
5 8 (17.39%) PHP
5 8 (17.39%) PHP5
6 3 (6.52%) Java
6 3 (6.52%) R
7 1 (2.17%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.17%) Embedded C++
7 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.17%) VB
7 1 (2.17%) VB6
Qualifications
1 12 (26.09%) Degree
2 7 (15.22%) ISTQB
2 7 (15.22%) ISEB
3 4 (8.70%) MOS
4 3 (6.52%) PhD
5 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (23.91%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.52%) StatsD
3 1 (2.17%) logstash
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (4.35%) New Relic
2 2 (4.35%) SAP
3 1 (2.17%) EMC
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) Altera
3 1 (2.17%) Xilinx