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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 41 35 17
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -18
Permanent jobs citing C++ 22 51 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.84% 7.09% 11.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.87% 16.78% 22.51%
Number of salaries quoted 22 42 73
Average salary £46,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
223 304 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 49.01% 42.28% 50.50%
Number of salaries quoted 199 292 323
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 22 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 31 (68.89%) C#
2 28 (62.22%) Linux
3 26 (57.78%) Python
4 20 (44.44%) MySQL
4 20 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (40.00%) .NET
6 17 (37.78%) Software Engineering
7 15 (33.33%) Windows
8 14 (31.11%) JavaScript
8 14 (31.11%) MVC
8 14 (31.11%) Opscode Chef
9 12 (26.67%) Apple iOS
10 11 (24.44%) C
11 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET
11 9 (20.00%) Multithreading
11 9 (20.00%) Manual Testing
11 9 (20.00%) Qt
11 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (20.00%) MOS
11 9 (20.00%) TDD
11 9 (20.00%) Automated Testing
11 9 (20.00%) Degree
11 9 (20.00%) Computer Science
12 8 (17.78%) Video Editing
12 8 (17.78%) RTSP
12 8 (17.78%) Subversion
12 8 (17.78%) Android
12 8 (17.78%) Final Cut Pro
12 8 (17.78%) AngularJS
12 8 (17.78%) Jenkins

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 6 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (11.11%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Final Cut Pro
1 8 (17.78%) Quicktime
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.78%) RTSP
1 8 (17.78%) RTP
2 5 (11.11%) VPN
2 5 (11.11%) DNS
2 5 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (44.44%) MySQL
2 6 (13.33%) MariaDB
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Subversion
1 8 (17.78%) Jenkins
2 6 (13.33%) NUnit
2 6 (13.33%) PyUnit
General
1 7 (15.56%) Electronics
2 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.44%) Marketing
3 2 (4.44%) Finance
3 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.22%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 26 (57.78%) Software Engineer
2 14 (31.11%) Developer
3 13 (28.89%) Senior Software Engineer
4 9 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 9 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
5 7 (15.56%) C++ Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Web Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Applications Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Qt Developer
6 5 (11.11%) MySQL Developer
6 5 (11.11%) C++ Applications Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Security Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Security Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Senior Applications Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Senior C++ Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Senior MySQL Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Senior C++ Applications Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Junior C++ Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.00%) .NET
2 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (20.00%) Qt
2 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (17.78%) AngularJS
4 6 (13.33%) RabbitMQ
4 6 (13.33%) CSS
5 5 (11.11%) HTML
5 5 (11.11%) LAMP
5 5 (11.11%) jQuery
5 5 (11.11%) Ajax
6 4 (8.89%) OAuth
6 4 (8.89%) OpenID
6 4 (8.89%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 4 (8.89%) SAML
7 3 (6.67%) MFC
7 3 (6.67%) STL
7 3 (6.67%) WPF
8 1 (2.22%) XML
8 1 (2.22%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (17.78%) Video Editing
3 2 (4.44%) DTV
3 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) EMV
4 1 (2.22%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (2.22%) EFT
4 1 (2.22%) EFTPOS
4 1 (2.22%) VHDL
4 1 (2.22%) Data Conversion
4 1 (2.22%) Open Source
4 1 (2.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.22%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 28 (62.22%) Linux
2 15 (33.33%) Windows
3 12 (26.67%) Apple iOS
4 8 (17.78%) Android
5 7 (15.56%) UNIX
6 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (37.78%) Software Engineering
3 14 (31.11%) MVC
4 9 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 9 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 9 (20.00%) TDD
4 9 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 7 (15.56%) Scrum
5 7 (15.56%) User Stories
5 7 (15.56%) Test Strategy
5 7 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (15.56%) Test Planning
6 6 (13.33%) Software Testing
6 6 (13.33%) OO
7 4 (8.89%) OWASP
7 4 (8.89%) Test Automation
7 4 (8.89%) OOD
8 2 (4.44%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (4.44%) Software Architecture
8 2 (4.44%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (68.89%) C#
2 26 (57.78%) Python
3 14 (31.11%) JavaScript
4 11 (24.44%) C
5 6 (13.33%) R
6 5 (11.11%) PHP
6 5 (11.11%) SQL
6 5 (11.11%) PHP5
7 1 (2.22%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.22%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) MOS
1 9 (20.00%) Degree
2 7 (15.56%) ISEB
2 7 (15.56%) ISTQB
3 3 (6.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (31.11%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (13.33%) StatsD
3 2 (4.44%) logstash
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (8.89%) New Relic
3 2 (4.44%) SAP
4 1 (2.22%) EMC
4 1 (2.22%) Altera
4 1 (2.22%) Xilinx