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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 30 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing C++ 4 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 2.25% - 4.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.55% - 7.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 10
Average salary £24,000 - £35,000
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 Farnborough region.

Programming Languages Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
88 97 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 49.44% 48.26% 59.83%
Number of salaries quoted 82 90 138
Average salary £37,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 13 (81.25%) Software Engineering
2 10 (62.50%) C#
3 7 (43.75%) OO
4 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 5 (31.25%) C
6 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (25.00%) Java
6 4 (25.00%) Windows
6 4 (25.00%) Python
6 4 (25.00%) UML
6 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (18.75%) Information Assurance
7 3 (18.75%) Multithreading
7 3 (18.75%) Cyber Security
7 3 (18.75%) OOD
7 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
7 3 (18.75%) Linux
7 3 (18.75%) SQL
7 3 (18.75%) VBA
7 3 (18.75%) TDD
7 3 (18.75%) Subversion
7 3 (18.75%) IntelliJ
8 2 (12.50%) IPsec
8 2 (12.50%) Firewall
8 2 (12.50%) Ruby
8 2 (12.50%) HTML
8 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
8 2 (12.50%) VPN
8 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
8 2 (12.50%) SCADA

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 2 (12.50%) IPsec
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) Wireshark
3 1 (6.25%) tcpdump
3 1 (6.25%) Network Security
3 1 (6.25%) SSL
3 1 (6.25%) IPv4
3 1 (6.25%) IPv6
3 1 (6.25%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Subversion
1 3 (18.75%) IntelliJ
2 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 1 (6.25%) Electronics
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Software Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Graduate
2 5 (31.25%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) C# Software Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Graduate Developer
3 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Junior
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Junior C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Junior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) C++ Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Flex
2 1 (6.25%) Pthreads
2 1 (6.25%) HTML5
2 1 (6.25%) POSIX
2 1 (6.25%) STL
2 1 (6.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) SCADA
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Open Source
2 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.25%) Physics
2 1 (6.25%) PKI
2 1 (6.25%) Cryptography
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
3 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Software Engineering
2 7 (43.75%) OO
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) UML
4 3 (18.75%) Information Assurance
4 3 (18.75%) Multithreading
4 3 (18.75%) Cyber Security
4 3 (18.75%) OOD
4 3 (18.75%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (6.25%) Line Management
5 1 (6.25%) Time Management
5 1 (6.25%) ERP
5 1 (6.25%) SOA
5 1 (6.25%) OOP
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) C#
2 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (31.25%) C
4 4 (25.00%) Java
4 4 (25.00%) Python
5 3 (18.75%) SQL
5 3 (18.75%) VBA
6 2 (12.50%) Ruby
7 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
7 1 (6.25%) Assembly Language
7 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
7 1 (6.25%) Perl
7 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) SaltStack
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle