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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 23 32 22
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Permanent jobs citing C++ 11 6 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 5.98% 3.17% 8.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.47% 6.52% 13.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 17
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +26.66%
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
76 92 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 41.30% 48.68% 64.29%
Number of salaries quoted 70 88 134
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 December 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Farnborough

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 11 (73.33%) Software Engineering
2 7 (46.67%) C#
3 6 (40.00%) C
4 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 5 (33.33%) Windows
4 5 (33.33%) OO
5 4 (26.67%) UML
5 4 (26.67%) Linux
5 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 4 (26.67%) Python
5 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
5 4 (26.67%) Degree
6 3 (20.00%) SCADA
6 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
6 3 (20.00%) VPN
6 3 (20.00%) Firewall
6 3 (20.00%) IPsec
6 3 (20.00%) Java
6 3 (20.00%) Information Assurance
6 3 (20.00%) Cyber Security
6 3 (20.00%) OOD
6 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (20.00%) TDD
6 3 (20.00%) Multithreading
7 2 (13.33%) OOP
7 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
7 2 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (13.33%) Mac OS X
7 2 (13.33%) Line Management

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (20.00%) VPN
2 3 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) IPsec
3 2 (13.33%) Wireshark
3 2 (13.33%) SSL
3 2 (13.33%) IPv4
3 2 (13.33%) IPv6
3 2 (13.33%) SNMP
3 2 (13.33%) tcpdump
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (13.33%) IntelliJ
1 2 (13.33%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 1 (6.67%) Electronics
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Software Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Graduate
3 3 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Team Leader
4 2 (13.33%) C++ Team Leader
4 2 (13.33%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Test Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) C++ Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) C++ Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) J2EE
1 1 (6.67%) STL
1 1 (6.67%) POSIX
1 1 (6.67%) Apache Flex
1 1 (6.67%) Pthreads
1 1 (6.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) SCADA
1 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (13.33%) Physics
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Device Driver
3 1 (6.67%) Cryptography
3 1 (6.67%) PKI
3 1 (6.67%) Statistics
3 1 (6.67%) Open Source
3 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Mac OS X
4 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (33.33%) OO
3 4 (26.67%) UML
4 3 (20.00%) OOD
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) TDD
4 3 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 3 (20.00%) Information Assurance
4 3 (20.00%) Cyber Security
5 2 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (13.33%) Line Management
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) OOP
6 1 (6.67%) ERP
6 1 (6.67%) SOA
6 1 (6.67%) CAD
6 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) Pattern Recognition
6 1 (6.67%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) C#
2 6 (40.00%) C
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (26.67%) Python
4 3 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (13.33%) Assembly Language
5 2 (13.33%) MATLAB
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) VBA
6 1 (6.67%) Ruby
6 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
6 1 (6.67%) Perl
6 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle