The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 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 Portsmouth region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 50 40 46
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Permanent jobs citing C++ 20 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.16% 4.36% 1.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.49% 7.87% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 3
Average salary £25,000 £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
308 216 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 64.03% 55.38% 61.57%
Number of salaries quoted 251 192 163
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £42,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C++
Hampshire

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 11 July 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 33 (73.33%) Degree
2 28 (62.22%) Computer Science
2 28 (62.22%) Java
3 20 (44.44%) C
4 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
4 19 (42.22%) Mobile App
5 18 (40.00%) Linux
5 18 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 17 (37.78%) CSS
7 16 (35.56%) UNIX
8 14 (31.11%) Python
8 14 (31.11%) Android Development
8 14 (31.11%) Android
9 13 (28.89%) Android SDK
9 13 (28.89%) .NET
10 8 (17.78%) C#
11 6 (13.33%) Windows
11 6 (13.33%) Mobile Application Development
12 5 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (11.11%) IBM
12 5 (11.11%) J2EE
12 5 (11.11%) SQL
12 5 (11.11%) Web Services
12 5 (11.11%) Visual Studio
13 4 (8.89%) PHP
13 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
13 4 (8.89%) JSP
13 4 (8.89%) Servlets
13 4 (8.89%) VB
13 4 (8.89%) VBA

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 4 (8.89%) FileNet
2 2 (4.44%) nginx
2 2 (4.44%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2000
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (4.44%) CouchDB
2 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.44%) Xcode
2 2 (4.44%) Subversion
2 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.22%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (2.22%) JIRA
General
1 4 (8.89%) Legal
2 2 (4.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (60.00%) Developer
2 18 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 15 (33.33%) Graduate
4 14 (31.11%) C++ Software Engineer
5 13 (28.89%) C Software Engineer
5 13 (28.89%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 12 (26.67%) Android Developer
7 10 (22.22%) Software Developer
8 5 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
9 3 (6.67%) Junior
9 3 (6.67%) Senior Developer
9 3 (6.67%) Junior Developer
10 2 (4.44%) Java Developer
10 2 (4.44%) C++ Developer
10 2 (4.44%) C# Developer
10 2 (4.44%) Senior Android Developer
10 2 (4.44%) Junior C++ Developer
10 2 (4.44%) C++/Java Developer
10 2 (4.44%) Junior Software Developer
11 1 (2.22%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (37.78%) CSS
2 13 (28.89%) .NET
2 13 (28.89%) Android SDK
3 5 (11.11%) J2EE
3 5 (11.11%) Web Services
4 4 (8.89%) J2SE
4 4 (8.89%) JSP
4 4 (8.89%) Servlets
4 4 (8.89%) HTML
4 4 (8.89%) REST
5 2 (4.44%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.44%) JSON
5 2 (4.44%) Dojo
5 2 (4.44%) jQuery
5 2 (4.44%) MooTools
5 2 (4.44%) EJB
5 2 (4.44%) XML
6 1 (2.22%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.22%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 28 (62.22%) Computer Science
2 19 (42.22%) Mobile App
3 4 (8.89%) Social Media
4 1 (2.22%) Robotics
4 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (40.00%) Linux
2 16 (35.56%) UNIX
3 14 (31.11%) Android
4 6 (13.33%) Windows
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.22%) Windows NT
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (31.11%) Android Development
3 6 (13.33%) Mobile Application Development
4 5 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (8.89%) Data Migration
5 4 (8.89%) Migration
5 4 (8.89%) Content Management
5 4 (8.89%) Document Management
6 2 (4.44%) UML
6 2 (4.44%) OO
6 2 (4.44%) MVC
6 2 (4.44%) Workflow
6 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.22%) Game Development
7 1 (2.22%) Analytics
7 1 (2.22%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.22%) Integration Testing
7 1 (2.22%) Business Development
7 1 (2.22%) OOD
7 1 (2.22%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (62.22%) Java
2 20 (44.44%) C
3 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
4 14 (31.11%) Python
5 8 (17.78%) C#
6 5 (11.11%) SQL
7 4 (8.89%) VB
7 4 (8.89%) VBA
7 4 (8.89%) PHP
8 3 (6.67%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.22%) Ada
9 1 (2.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 33 (73.33%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (11.11%) IBM
2 4 (8.89%) Kofax
3 1 (2.22%) Google
3 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle