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 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 37 24 28
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Permanent jobs citing C++ 12 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 4.01% 5.78% 5.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.91% 15.12% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 6
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £37,700 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,500 £47,500
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 Farnborough region.

Programming Languages Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
110 86 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 36.79% 38.22% 53.48%
Number of salaries quoted 100 79 96
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 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 22 May 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Farnborough

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 16 (76.19%) C#
2 12 (57.14%) C
3 11 (52.38%) Software Engineering
4 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (42.86%) OO
6 8 (38.10%) XML
6 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
6 8 (38.10%) .NET
6 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
6 8 (38.10%) .NET Framework
7 7 (33.33%) Visual Studio
8 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
9 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
9 5 (23.81%) QA
9 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
9 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
10 4 (19.05%) Cyber Security
10 4 (19.05%) Information Assurance
10 4 (19.05%) SQL
10 4 (19.05%) Windows
10 4 (19.05%) Linux
10 4 (19.05%) UML
10 4 (19.05%) OOD
11 3 (14.29%) IntelliJ
11 3 (14.29%) Fortran
11 3 (14.29%) XSD
11 3 (14.29%) XSLT
11 3 (14.29%) Python
11 3 (14.29%) CAD
11 3 (14.29%) COM

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Network Security
1 2 (9.52%) IPsec
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
1 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
1 2 (9.52%) VPN
2 1 (4.76%) SNMP
2 1 (4.76%) SSL
2 1 (4.76%) IPv4
2 1 (4.76%) IPv6
2 1 (4.76%) Wireshark
2 1 (4.76%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (9.52%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (14.29%) IntelliJ
2 3 (14.29%) Subversion
3 1 (4.76%) Selenium
General
1 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
2 3 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) C# Developer
3 7 (33.33%) Software Engineer
4 6 (28.57%) Software Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Junior
5 4 (19.05%) Junior Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Junior C# Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Graduate Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Graduate
6 3 (14.29%) C Developer
6 3 (14.29%) C++ Software Developer
6 3 (14.29%) .NET Developer
6 3 (14.29%) C++ Developer
6 3 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Agile .NET Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Agile C# Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Software Team Leader
7 2 (9.52%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) XML
1 8 (38.10%) .NET
1 8 (38.10%) .NET Framework
2 3 (14.29%) XSD
2 3 (14.29%) XSLT
2 3 (14.29%) COM
2 3 (14.29%) WinForms
2 3 (14.29%) WPF
3 2 (9.52%) HTML
3 2 (9.52%) STL
4 1 (4.76%) POSIX
4 1 (4.76%) Pthreads
4 1 (4.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) SCADA
1 2 (9.52%) Device Driver
2 1 (4.76%) PKI
2 1 (4.76%) Cryptography
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Software Engineering
2 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (42.86%) OO
4 4 (19.05%) Cyber Security
4 4 (19.05%) Information Assurance
4 4 (19.05%) UML
4 4 (19.05%) OOD
5 3 (14.29%) CAD
5 3 (14.29%) TDD
5 3 (14.29%) Multithreading
6 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.76%) OOP
7 1 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Memory Management
7 1 (4.76%) Line Management
7 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) C#
2 12 (57.14%) C
3 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 4 (19.05%) SQL
5 3 (14.29%) Fortran
5 3 (14.29%) Python
5 3 (14.29%) VBA
5 3 (14.29%) Java
6 2 (9.52%) Ruby
6 2 (9.52%) Assembly Language
7 1 (4.76%) Perl
7 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) SaltStack
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