The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 52 60 32
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -28
Permanent jobs citing C++ 9 18 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.23% 4.62% 6.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.73% 7.03% 12.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 30
Average salary £39,250 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £25,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,300 £50,000 £67,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 Portsmouth region.

Programming Languages Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
241 256 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 59.65% 65.64% 55.12%
Number of salaries quoted 200 178 210
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,536
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

C++
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

C++ Salary Trend in Portsmouth

C++
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 9 (60.00%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) OO
2 8 (53.33%) Degree
3 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
3 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) C
4 6 (40.00%) Qt
5 5 (33.33%) C#
5 5 (33.33%) UNIX
6 4 (26.67%) Windows
6 4 (26.67%) OOD
6 4 (26.67%) Robotics
6 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
6 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
6 4 (26.67%) Military
6 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
7 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
7 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
7 3 (20.00%) Ethernet
7 3 (20.00%) .NET
8 2 (13.33%) Java
8 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
8 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
8 2 (13.33%) Advertising
8 2 (13.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 2 (13.33%) GAMP
8 2 (13.33%) GMP
8 2 (13.33%) Python
8 2 (13.33%) Objective-C
8 2 (13.33%) Scrum

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 2 (13.33%) WinCC
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (13.33%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) CouchDB
1 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (6.67%) LabVIEW
1 1 (6.67%) Xcode
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) Mercurial
1 1 (6.67%) Redmine
General
1 4 (26.67%) Military
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (13.33%) Advertising
3 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) C++ Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) Qt
2 3 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.67%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) JSON
3 1 (6.67%) WPF
3 1 (6.67%) HTML5
3 1 (6.67%) REST
3 1 (6.67%) QML
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Robotics
1 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) UNIX
3 4 (26.67%) Windows
4 1 (6.67%) Android
4 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) OO
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (26.67%) OOD
4 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) OOP
6 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
6 1 (6.67%) SOA
6 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
6 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
6 1 (6.67%) Open Source
6 1 (6.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) C
2 5 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) Python
3 2 (13.33%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) Objective-C
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) VB
4 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.67%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 1 (6.67%) Pascal
4 1 (6.67%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (13.33%) GAMP
1 2 (13.33%) GMP
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Xamarin
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