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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 36 35 31
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing C++ 8 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 3.54% 3.20% 5.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.41% 7.69% 8.94%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 6
Average salary £45,000 £39,750 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -9.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £37,050 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £49,250 £48,750
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 Farnborough region.

Programming Languages Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
85 104 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 37.61% 41.60% 58.02%
Number of salaries quoted 79 96 117
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £36,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 21 April 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Farnborough

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 9 (64.29%) C#
2 8 (57.14%) C
2 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 6 (42.86%) OO
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 4 (28.57%) Python
5 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
5 4 (28.57%) Windows
5 4 (28.57%) UML
5 4 (28.57%) Java
5 4 (28.57%) .NET
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 4 (28.57%) XML
5 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) Information Assurance
6 3 (21.43%) Cyber Security
6 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) VBA
6 3 (21.43%) OOD
6 3 (21.43%) IntelliJ
6 3 (21.43%) Linux
6 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
6 3 (21.43%) Subversion
7 2 (14.29%) TDD
7 2 (14.29%) Banking
7 2 (14.29%) Retail
7 2 (14.29%) WinForms

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 2 (14.29%) VPN
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
1 2 (14.29%) IPsec
2 1 (7.14%) Wireshark
2 1 (7.14%) Network Security
2 1 (7.14%) tcpdump
2 1 (7.14%) SSL
2 1 (7.14%) IPv4
2 1 (7.14%) IPv6
2 1 (7.14%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 3 (21.43%) IntelliJ
2 3 (21.43%) Subversion
3 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Military
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Software Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) C# Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Software Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Junior
5 2 (14.29%) Graduate
5 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Junior C# Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Junior Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Agile .NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Agile C# Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Systems Test Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (7.14%) C++ Team Leader
6 1 (7.14%) C Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Software Team Leader
6 1 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
1 4 (28.57%) XML
1 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) WinForms
2 2 (14.29%) WPF
2 2 (14.29%) XSD
2 2 (14.29%) XSLT
2 2 (14.29%) COM
3 1 (7.14%) STL
3 1 (7.14%) J2EE
3 1 (7.14%) POSIX
3 1 (7.14%) Pthreads
3 1 (7.14%) HTML5
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) SCADA
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Open Source
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Device Driver
2 1 (7.14%) Cryptography
2 1 (7.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
3 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 6 (42.86%) OO
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) UML
5 3 (21.43%) OOD
5 3 (21.43%) Information Assurance
5 3 (21.43%) Cyber Security
6 2 (14.29%) TDD
6 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
7 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (7.14%) Line Management
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (7.14%) SOA
7 1 (7.14%) CAD
7 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
7 1 (7.14%) OOP
7 1 (7.14%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) C#
2 8 (57.14%) C
3 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 4 (28.57%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) Python
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) VBA
6 2 (14.29%) Ruby
7 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
7 1 (7.14%) Fortran
7 1 (7.14%) Assembly Language
7 1 (7.14%) Perl
7 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) SaltStack
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
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