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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 65 26 23
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 11 30 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 3.13% 8.38% 10.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.66% 15.15% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 11 30 26
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,750 £41,500
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 Portsmouth region.

Programming Languages Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
236 198 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 67.05% 55.31% 58.01%
Number of salaries quoted 175 177 165
Average salary £40,000 £38,536 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.79% +5.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 21 October 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 20 (62.50%) Degree
2 19 (59.38%) C
3 17 (53.13%) Software Engineering
4 15 (46.88%) Java
5 14 (43.75%) Linux
5 14 (43.75%) UNIX
5 14 (43.75%) Computer Science
6 10 (31.25%) SQL
7 8 (25.00%) JIRA
8 7 (21.88%) .NET
8 7 (21.88%) Windows
9 6 (18.75%) UML
9 6 (18.75%) OOP
9 6 (18.75%) Mobile App
10 5 (15.63%) Mobile Application Development
10 5 (15.63%) OO
10 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio
10 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (15.63%) Redmine
10 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (12.50%) Subversion
11 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (12.50%) J2EE
12 3 (9.38%) MySQL
12 3 (9.38%) Oracle
12 3 (9.38%) Python
12 3 (9.38%) Windows NT
12 3 (9.38%) Programme Management
12 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (9.38%) Bugzilla

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.13%) FileNet
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) MySQL
1 3 (9.38%) SQLite
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) JIRA
2 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio
2 5 (15.63%) Redmine
3 4 (12.50%) Subversion
4 3 (9.38%) Bugzilla
5 2 (6.25%) Mercurial
6 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.13%) Games
1 1 (3.13%) Electronics
1 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (53.13%) Software Engineer
2 14 (43.75%) Developer
3 13 (40.63%) C++ Software Engineer
4 12 (37.50%) Graduate
5 10 (31.25%) Software Developer
6 9 (28.13%) C Software Engineer
7 7 (21.88%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 5 (15.63%) Java Developer
8 5 (15.63%) C++ Developer
8 5 (15.63%) C++/Java Developer
9 4 (12.50%) C++ Software Developer
10 3 (9.38%) Junior
10 3 (9.38%) Junior Developer
10 3 (9.38%) Java Software Engineer
10 3 (9.38%) Java Software Developer
11 2 (6.25%) Embedded C Engineer
11 2 (6.25%) Junior Software Developer
11 2 (6.25%) Embedded C Software Engineer
11 2 (6.25%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
11 2 (6.25%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) .NET
2 4 (12.50%) J2EE
3 2 (6.25%) Qt
3 2 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (3.13%) HTML
4 1 (3.13%) JSP
4 1 (3.13%) Servlets
4 1 (3.13%) Web Services
4 1 (3.13%) J2SE
4 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.13%) OpenCL
4 1 (3.13%) WPF
4 1 (3.13%) Spring
4 1 (3.13%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Computer Science
2 6 (18.75%) Mobile App
3 3 (9.38%) Robotics
4 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.13%) Clustering
5 1 (3.13%) VHDL
5 1 (3.13%) Social Media
5 1 (3.13%) Physics
5 1 (3.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (43.75%) Linux
1 14 (43.75%) UNIX
2 7 (21.88%) Windows
3 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (9.38%) Windows NT
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.13%) Android
5 1 (3.13%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Software Engineering
2 6 (18.75%) UML
2 6 (18.75%) OOP
3 5 (15.63%) Mobile Application Development
3 5 (15.63%) OO
3 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.38%) Programme Management
4 3 (9.38%) OOD
4 3 (9.38%) Software Architecture
4 3 (9.38%) TDD
4 3 (9.38%) Business Development
5 1 (3.13%) ITIL
5 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.13%) Workflow
5 1 (3.13%) Migration
5 1 (3.13%) SOA
5 1 (3.13%) Analytics
5 1 (3.13%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) C
2 15 (46.88%) Java
3 10 (31.25%) SQL
4 3 (9.38%) Python
4 3 (9.38%) Embedded C
5 2 (6.25%) Embedded C++
5 2 (6.25%) VB
5 2 (6.25%) C#
5 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.13%) Perl
6 1 (3.13%) PHP
6 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.13%) VBScript
6 1 (3.13%) VBA
6 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (62.50%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) MCSE
3 1 (3.13%) MCSA
3 1 (3.13%) PhD
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) VMware
2 1 (3.13%) QNX
2 1 (3.13%) Kofax
2 1 (3.13%) Citrix
2 1 (3.13%) IBM
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Google
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