The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Farnborough region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 34 30 15
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -15
Permanent jobs citing C++ 8 11 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 3.20% 5.19% 11.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.69% 8.94% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 22
Average salary £39,750 £43,750 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.14% +8.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,050 £35,500 £36,550
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £48,750 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Programming Languages Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
104 123 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 41.60% 58.02% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 96 117 100
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £34,000 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
C++
Hampshire

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 18 April 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Farnborough

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 10 (90.91%) C
2 6 (54.55%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) UNIX
2 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Python
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) Perl
3 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
4 4 (36.36%) Degree
4 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 4 (36.36%) Ruby
4 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
4 4 (36.36%) Mac OS X
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 2 (18.18%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (18.18%) WinForms
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) WPF
6 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
6 2 (18.18%) C#
6 2 (18.18%) HTML
6 2 (18.18%) .NET
6 2 (18.18%) MySQL
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
7 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 1 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (9.09%) COM

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) NetBeans
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
1 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Technical Support
1 5 (45.45%) Support Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Technical Support Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Development Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Agile .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Agile C# Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Development Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Software Development Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) WinForms
1 2 (18.18%) WPF
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) COM
2 1 (9.09%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) XSD
2 1 (9.09%) XSLT
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) Ext JS
2 1 (9.09%) qooxdoo
2 1 (9.09%) WebSockets
2 1 (9.09%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
2 1 (9.09%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) UNIX
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) Mac OS X
4 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) SOA
3 1 (9.09%) UML
3 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
3 1 (9.09%) QMS
3 1 (9.09%) Software Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Game Development
3 1 (9.09%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C
2 6 (54.55%) Java
3 5 (45.45%) Python
3 5 (45.45%) Perl
4 4 (36.36%) Ruby
5 2 (18.18%) C#
6 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
6 1 (9.09%) SQL
6 1 (9.09%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) JBoss
3 1 (9.09%) MKS
3 1 (9.09%) Sun