The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 24 44 40
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -4
Permanent jobs citing C++ 57 39 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 8.73% 5.42% 5.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.19% 9.09% 10.94%
Number of salaries quoted 57 37 43
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,200 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £57,000 £50,000
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 Southampton region.

Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
352 429 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 53.91% 59.67% 54.67%
Number of salaries quoted 333 412 422
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

C++
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

C++ Salary Trend in Southampton

C++
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

C++ Salary Histogram in Southampton

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Southampton region with a requirement for C++.

1 66 (64.08%) Software Engineering
2 57 (55.34%) Python
3 53 (51.46%) Java
4 51 (49.51%) C
4 51 (49.51%) Linux
5 33 (32.04%) Windows
6 32 (31.07%) HTML
7 26 (25.24%) Unix
8 25 (24.27%) CSS
9 24 (23.30%) C#
9 24 (23.30%) TCP/IP
10 23 (22.33%) JavaScript
11 22 (21.36%) SQL
12 19 (18.45%) Web Development
12 19 (18.45%) Algorithms
13 17 (16.50%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (16.50%) AngularJS
13 17 (16.50%) Multithreading
14 16 (15.53%) PHP
15 15 (14.56%) Information Security
15 15 (14.56%) Computer Science
16 14 (13.59%) Ruby
16 14 (13.59%) Degree
16 14 (13.59%) Perl
16 14 (13.59%) XML
17 13 (12.62%) Microsoft
17 13 (12.62%) Electronics
18 12 (11.65%) Client/Server
18 12 (11.65%) STL
18 12 (11.65%) Git (software)

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 4 (3.88%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.91%) Drupal
2 3 (2.91%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.97%) IIS
3 1 (0.97%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (2.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.85%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (4.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.88%) Office 365
3 3 (2.91%) SaaS
4 1 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (23.30%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.88%) DNS
2 4 (3.88%) Internet
2 4 (3.88%) Network Security
2 4 (3.88%) VoIP
3 3 (2.91%) Firewall
3 3 (2.91%) LDAP
3 3 (2.91%) SSL
3 3 (2.91%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.71%) Big Data
1 10 (9.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.77%) Hadoop
3 7 (6.80%) MySQL
3 7 (6.80%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.91%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (11.65%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.85%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.88%) Subversion
4 3 (2.91%) Trac
5 1 (0.97%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (12.62%) Electronics
2 7 (6.80%) Finance
3 3 (2.91%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.94%) Banking
4 2 (1.94%) Retail
4 2 (1.94%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.97%) Automotive
5 1 (0.97%) Games
5 1 (0.97%) Marketing
5 1 (0.97%) Military
Job Titles
1 58 (56.31%) Software Engineer
2 26 (25.24%) Developer
3 23 (22.33%) C++ Software Engineer
4 20 (19.42%) Linux Engineer
5 19 (18.45%) Senior Software Engineer
6 16 (15.53%) Software Developer
7 14 (13.59%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 8 (7.77%) Consultant
9 7 (6.80%) Full Stack Developer
9 7 (6.80%) Java Developer
10 6 (5.83%) C Software Engineer
10 6 (5.83%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 6 (5.83%) Cloud Developer
10 6 (5.83%) Cloud Engineer
10 6 (5.83%) Cloud Software Engineer
10 6 (5.83%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 6 (5.83%) Python Software Engineer
11 5 (4.85%) Embedded Software Developer
11 5 (4.85%) Java Software Engineer
11 5 (4.85%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (31.07%) HTML
2 25 (24.27%) CSS
3 17 (16.50%) AngularJS
4 14 (13.59%) XML
5 12 (11.65%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 12 (11.65%) STL
6 10 (9.71%) .NET
6 10 (9.71%) REST
7 8 (7.77%) HTML5
7 8 (7.77%) Web Services
8 7 (6.80%) Angular 2
8 7 (6.80%) J2EE
8 7 (6.80%) JSON
8 7 (6.80%) Node.js
9 5 (4.85%) CSS3
9 5 (4.85%) jQuery
9 5 (4.85%) LAMP
10 4 (3.88%) .NET Framework
10 4 (3.88%) ASP.NET
11 3 (2.91%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.45%) Algorithms
2 15 (14.56%) Computer Science
3 12 (11.65%) Client/Server
4 9 (8.74%) Mathematics
5 8 (7.77%) Physics
6 4 (3.88%) EMV
7 3 (2.91%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (2.91%) Smart Energy
8 2 (1.94%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.94%) EPoS
8 2 (1.94%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.97%) Contactless
9 1 (0.97%) EFT
9 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 51 (49.51%) Linux
2 33 (32.04%) Windows
3 26 (25.24%) Unix
4 10 (9.71%) Android
5 5 (4.85%) Apple iOS
6 4 (3.88%) Windows 10
7 3 (2.91%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.91%) VMS
8 1 (0.97%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.97%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (64.08%) Software Engineering
2 19 (18.45%) Web Development
3 17 (16.50%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (16.50%) Multithreading
4 15 (14.56%) Information Security
5 12 (11.65%) Multithreaded Programming
6 10 (9.71%) OO
7 9 (8.74%) MVC
8 8 (7.77%) Project Management
8 8 (7.77%) Scrum
8 8 (7.77%) SOA
9 7 (6.80%) Cross-Platform Development
9 7 (6.80%) Machine Learning
10 6 (5.83%) Configuration Management
10 6 (5.83%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (5.83%) Data Analysis
10 6 (5.83%) DevOps
10 6 (5.83%) Embedded Software Development
10 6 (5.83%) OOP
10 6 (5.83%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 57 (55.34%) Python
2 53 (51.46%) Java
3 51 (49.51%) C
4 24 (23.30%) C#
5 23 (22.33%) JavaScript
6 22 (21.36%) SQL
7 16 (15.53%) PHP
8 14 (13.59%) Perl
8 14 (13.59%) Ruby
9 6 (5.83%) MATLAB
10 5 (4.85%) Shell Script
11 4 (3.88%) PL/SQL
12 3 (2.91%) Embedded C++
13 2 (1.94%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.97%) Delphi
14 1 (0.97%) F#
14 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.97%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (13.59%) Degree
2 6 (5.83%) PhD
3 4 (3.88%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.91%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.94%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.83%) Firmware
2 5 (4.85%) Docker
3 1 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (5.83%) Puppet
2 3 (2.91%) FreeIPA
2 3 (2.91%) Nagios
3 2 (1.94%) Ansible
3 2 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.94%) Salt
Vendors
1 13 (12.62%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.85%) Oracle
3 2 (1.94%) Ingenico
4 1 (0.97%) Gemalto
4 1 (0.97%) Nokia
4 1 (0.97%) SAP
4 1 (0.97%) VeriFone
4 1 (0.97%) VMware
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