The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hook region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 8 25 15
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -10
Permanent jobs citing C++ 11 3 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hook 16.18% 2.91% 18.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 7.14% 43.06%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 19
Average salary £35,000 £22,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.09% -51.11%
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 Hook region.

Programming Languages Category
Hook
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
22 42 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hook 32.35% 40.78% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 19 41 32
Average salary £35,000 £57,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.13% +43.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Hook

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Hook region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Hook

C++
Salary Trend in Hook

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Hook region.

C++ Salary Trend in Hook

C++
Salary Histogram in Hook

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Hook region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Hook

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hook

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hook 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 (76.92%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
2 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
3 8 (61.54%) C
3 8 (61.54%) UNIX
4 7 (53.85%) Linux
4 7 (53.85%) Python
5 6 (46.15%) C#
5 6 (46.15%) Java
5 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
6 5 (38.46%) XML
6 5 (38.46%) .NET
6 5 (38.46%) Windows
6 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
7 4 (30.77%) Mathematics
7 4 (30.77%) JSON
7 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
7 4 (30.77%) OOD
7 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 4 (30.77%) MS Office
7 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
7 4 (30.77%) UML
7 4 (30.77%) OO
7 4 (30.77%) HTML
7 4 (30.77%) Replication
7 4 (30.77%) Military
7 4 (30.77%) Ajax
7 4 (30.77%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (30.77%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 3 (23.08%) Requirements Analysis

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Hook by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hook 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 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
2 4 (30.77%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Office
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) MGCP
1 1 (7.69%) RTP
1 1 (7.69%) SS7
1 1 (7.69%) Megaco
1 1 (7.69%) ISUP
1 1 (7.69%) H.323
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) NUnit
1 3 (23.08%) Subversion
1 3 (23.08%) CppUnit
1 3 (23.08%) GoogleTest
1 3 (23.08%) Ant
1 3 (23.08%) ClearCase
2 1 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (7.69%) Ranorex
General
1 4 (30.77%) Military
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Law
3 1 (7.69%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.69%) Billing
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) Solutions Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Programmer
3 3 (23.08%) C Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C Programmer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) C++ Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
1 5 (38.46%) XML
2 4 (30.77%) Ajax
2 4 (30.77%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 4 (30.77%) JSON
2 4 (30.77%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (30.77%) Mathematics
2 4 (30.77%) Replication
3 3 (23.08%) Derivative
4 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (7.69%) DTV
5 1 (7.69%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) UNIX
2 7 (53.85%) Linux
3 5 (38.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
2 4 (30.77%) UML
2 4 (30.77%) OO
2 4 (30.77%) OOD
2 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Multithreading
3 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Memory Management
3 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Use Case
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
5 1 (7.69%) Test Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C
2 7 (53.85%) Python
3 6 (46.15%) C#
3 6 (46.15%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) MATLAB
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) Perl
5 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
1 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Nortel
2 1 (7.69%) Ericsson
2 1 (7.69%) Huawei
2 1 (7.69%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco