The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 48 31 30
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 9 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 2.57% 4.55% 3.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.25% 12.79% 9.28%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 9
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 Farnborough region.

Programming Languages Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
212 86 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 60.57% 35.54% 41.10%
Number of salaries quoted 190 77 88
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

C++
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

C++ Salary Trend in Farnborough

C++
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Farnborough

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 14 (58.33%) C
1 14 (58.33%) Java
1 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 14 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) Linux
3 11 (45.83%) Perl
4 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 9 (37.50%) SQL
5 9 (37.50%) .NET
6 8 (33.33%) C#
6 8 (33.33%) Mac OS X
6 8 (33.33%) DV Cleared
6 8 (33.33%) Waterfall
6 8 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (29.17%) Manufacturing
7 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
8 6 (25.00%) Oracle
8 6 (25.00%) JBoss
8 6 (25.00%) Python
8 6 (25.00%) MVC
8 6 (25.00%) Finance
8 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (25.00%) Ruby
9 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
9 5 (20.83%) JIRA
9 5 (20.83%) Atlassian
9 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 (25.00%) JBoss
2 5 (20.83%) Confluence
2 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
2 5 (20.83%) WebLogic
3 3 (12.50%) OpenStack
4 2 (8.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) SaaS
2 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Firewall
2 3 (12.50%) DHCP
2 3 (12.50%) DNS
2 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.17%) AMQP
3 1 (4.17%) HTTP
3 1 (4.17%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) MySQL
2 5 (20.83%) NoSQL
3 3 (12.50%) Hadoop
4 2 (8.33%) Big Data
4 2 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) JIRA
2 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.17%) NetBeans
3 1 (4.17%) Rational DOORS
General
1 7 (29.17%) Manufacturing
2 6 (25.00%) Finance
3 5 (20.83%) Aerospace
3 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
4 3 (12.50%) Legal
5 1 (4.17%) Banking
5 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Developer
2 11 (45.83%) Software Developer
3 8 (33.33%) C Developer
3 8 (33.33%) C/C++ Developer
3 8 (33.33%) C/C++ Software Developer
3 8 (33.33%) C++ Developer
3 8 (33.33%) C++ Software Developer
3 8 (33.33%) C++/Java Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Java Software Developer
3 8 (33.33%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 7 (29.17%) .NET Developer
4 7 (29.17%) C# Developer
5 5 (20.83%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 4 (16.67%) Software Engineer
7 3 (12.50%) Network Engineer
7 3 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
8 2 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) .NET
2 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
2 5 (20.83%) HTML
2 5 (20.83%) LAMP
2 5 (20.83%) OpenCL
3 4 (16.67%) XML
4 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (8.33%) CSS
6 1 (4.17%) COM
6 1 (4.17%) EJB
6 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
6 1 (4.17%) J2EE
6 1 (4.17%) jQuery
6 1 (4.17%) JSF
6 1 (4.17%) Web Services
6 1 (4.17%) WinForms
6 1 (4.17%) WPF
6 1 (4.17%) XSD
6 1 (4.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.83%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Linux
1 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 8 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (20.83%) Unix
4 3 (12.50%) CentOS
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 8 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 6 (25.00%) MVC
5 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (20.83%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (20.83%) ERP
5 5 (20.83%) Open Source
6 3 (12.50%) Analytics
6 3 (12.50%) Change Management
6 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (12.50%) Software Delivery
7 2 (8.33%) Coaching
7 2 (8.33%) Information Security
7 2 (8.33%) UML
7 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Web Development
8 1 (4.17%) Data Analytics
8 1 (4.17%) SDLC
8 1 (4.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) C
1 14 (58.33%) Java
2 11 (45.83%) Perl
3 9 (37.50%) SQL
4 8 (33.33%) C#
5 6 (25.00%) Python
5 6 (25.00%) Ruby
6 5 (20.83%) Bourne shell
6 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
6 5 (20.83%) Scala
7 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
8 1 (4.17%) VC++
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 14 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 3 (12.50%) CCENT
3 3 (12.50%) CCNA
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (12.50%) MCP
3 3 (12.50%) MCSE
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (12.50%) vSphere
1 3 (12.50%) Xen
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.83%) Atlassian
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco
3 3 (12.50%) Juniper
3 3 (12.50%) NetApp
3 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.17%) Telelogic