The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 42 31 59
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +28
Permanent jobs citing C++ 9 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 3.45% 5.54% 2.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.29% 7.80% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 11
Median salary £41,250 £43,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +45.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
170 205 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 65.13% 70.93% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 152 199 244
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of job ads across the Portsmouth region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 February 2017.

C++ Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Portsmouth region with a requirement for C++.

1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (81.25%) C
3 9 (56.25%) Linux
4 7 (43.75%) Embedded C
4 7 (43.75%) Degree
5 6 (37.50%) Embedded Systems
5 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
5 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
5 6 (37.50%) Embedded Linux
5 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (37.50%) Embedded C++
5 6 (37.50%) Military
5 6 (37.50%) OO
5 6 (37.50%) HTML
5 6 (37.50%) Oracle
5 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 5 (31.25%) Unix
6 5 (31.25%) CSS
6 5 (31.25%) SOAP
6 5 (31.25%) Web Services
6 5 (31.25%) XML
6 5 (31.25%) Java
6 5 (31.25%) SOA
6 5 (31.25%) Regression Testing
6 5 (31.25%) MVC
6 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
6 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
6 5 (31.25%) TDD
6 5 (31.25%) Spring
6 5 (31.25%) JSON

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) LabWindows
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Software-Defined Radio
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (37.50%) Military
2 2 (12.50%) Electronics
3 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Software Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) C Software Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) C++ Software Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Embedded Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Embedded C Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Graduate
3 6 (37.50%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Graduate Java Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Java Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Graduate Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) HTML
2 5 (31.25%) CSS
2 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
2 5 (31.25%) JSON
2 5 (31.25%) REST
2 5 (31.25%) SOAP
2 5 (31.25%) Spring
2 5 (31.25%) Spring MVC
2 5 (31.25%) Web Services
2 5 (31.25%) XML
3 2 (12.50%) Qt
4 1 (6.25%) .NET
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.25%) OGRE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
1 6 (37.50%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.25%) Physics
2 1 (6.25%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (31.25%) Solaris
3 5 (31.25%) Unix
4 2 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (6.25%) Android
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) OO
2 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
3 5 (31.25%) MVC
3 5 (31.25%) Regression Testing
3 5 (31.25%) SOA
3 5 (31.25%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Signal Processing
4 1 (6.25%) Fault Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) SDLC
4 1 (6.25%) Signal Processing
4 1 (6.25%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) C
2 7 (43.75%) Embedded C
3 6 (37.50%) Embedded C++
3 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 5 (31.25%) Java
5 2 (12.50%) C#
6 1 (6.25%) SQL
6 1 (6.25%) VC++
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) Telelogic