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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 45 23 37
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +14
Permanent jobs citing C++ 13 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 3.65% 4.69% 2.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.97% 12.86% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 4
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,350 £39,300 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
145 70 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 40.73% 36.46% 51.22%
Number of salaries quoted 135 63 83
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 3 July 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Farnborough

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 17 (85.00%) C#
2 13 (65.00%) C
2 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (55.00%) .NET Framework
3 11 (55.00%) .NET
3 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (55.00%) XML
3 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (30.00%) QA
5 6 (30.00%) Manufacturing
5 6 (30.00%) Visual Studio
5 6 (30.00%) OO
5 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
6 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (25.00%) COM
6 5 (25.00%) XSD
6 5 (25.00%) XSLT
6 5 (25.00%) WinForms
6 5 (25.00%) TDD
6 5 (25.00%) Banking
6 5 (25.00%) Retail
6 5 (25.00%) WPF
6 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (20.00%) CAD
7 4 (20.00%) Fortran
8 3 (15.00%) SQL
9 2 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (10.00%) JavaScript

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.00%) IntelliJ
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 6 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 5 (25.00%) Banking
2 5 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Developer
2 11 (55.00%) C# Developer
3 8 (40.00%) Software Developer
4 5 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 5 (25.00%) C++ Developer
4 5 (25.00%) C++ Software Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Agile .NET Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Agile C# Developer
4 5 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (20.00%) C Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Graduate
5 4 (20.00%) Junior C# Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Junior Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Junior
6 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Software Team Leader
8 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) XML
1 11 (55.00%) .NET
1 11 (55.00%) .NET Framework
2 5 (25.00%) WPF
2 5 (25.00%) COM
2 5 (25.00%) XSD
2 5 (25.00%) XSLT
2 5 (25.00%) WinForms
3 1 (5.00%) STL
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) UNIX
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Solaris
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (30.00%) OO
4 5 (25.00%) TDD
5 4 (20.00%) CAD
6 2 (10.00%) OOD
7 1 (5.00%) SOA
7 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.00%) UML
7 1 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Multithreading
7 1 (5.00%) Information Assurance
7 1 (5.00%) Memory Management
7 1 (5.00%) Cyber Security
7 1 (5.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) C#
2 13 (65.00%) C
3 4 (20.00%) Fortran
4 3 (15.00%) SQL
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.00%) Java
6 1 (5.00%) VBA
6 1 (5.00%) Python
6 1 (5.00%) Assembly Language
6 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) BC Cleared
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) SaltStack
Farnborough, Hampshire
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