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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 49 36 23
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -13
Permanent jobs citing C++ 30 49 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 4.14% 6.80% 9.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.59% 13.35% 19.06%
Number of salaries quoted 30 43 74
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £32,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 Southampton region.

Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
455 367 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 62.85% 50.90% 50.97%
Number of salaries quoted 440 317 410
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 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,250 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 27 July 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Southampton

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 (83.54%) Software Engineering
2 37 (46.84%) Java
2 37 (46.84%) Linux
3 26 (32.91%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (31.65%) Python
5 22 (27.85%) C
6 21 (26.58%) Mathematics
7 19 (24.05%) Degree
8 18 (22.78%) HTML
8 18 (22.78%) TCP/IP
9 17 (21.52%) SQL
9 17 (21.52%) Computer Science
10 16 (20.25%) JavaScript
11 13 (16.46%) C#
11 13 (16.46%) PHP
11 13 (16.46%) OOP
11 13 (16.46%) Web Services
12 12 (15.19%) Windows
12 12 (15.19%) SDLC
13 11 (13.92%) Qt
13 11 (13.92%) XML
13 11 (13.92%) Unix
14 10 (12.66%) STL
14 10 (12.66%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 10 (12.66%) Algorithms
15 9 (11.39%) REST
15 9 (11.39%) Big Data
15 9 (11.39%) SQL Server
15 9 (11.39%) JSON
16 8 (10.13%) Physics

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.27%) IaaS
2 1 (1.27%) PaaS
2 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (22.78%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.80%) Internet
2 3 (3.80%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.39%) Big Data
1 9 (11.39%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.13%) MySQL
3 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (6.33%) Finance
2 4 (5.06%) Electronics
2 4 (5.06%) Retail
3 1 (1.27%) Back Office
3 1 (1.27%) Banking
3 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (75.95%) Software Engineer
2 51 (64.56%) C++ Software Engineer
3 19 (24.05%) Developer
3 19 (24.05%) Java Engineer
3 19 (24.05%) Java Software Engineer
4 16 (20.25%) Linux Engineer
5 15 (18.99%) Software Developer
6 13 (16.46%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 13 (16.46%) Senior Software Engineer
7 10 (12.66%) Graduate
8 8 (10.13%) C++ Developer
8 8 (10.13%) C++ Software Developer
8 8 (10.13%) Python Software Engineer
9 7 (8.86%) C Software Engineer
9 7 (8.86%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 6 (7.59%) C# Software Engineer
10 6 (7.59%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 5 (6.33%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
11 5 (6.33%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
11 5 (6.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (22.78%) HTML
2 13 (16.46%) Web Services
3 11 (13.92%) Qt
3 11 (13.92%) XML
4 10 (12.66%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 10 (12.66%) STL
5 9 (11.39%) JSON
5 9 (11.39%) REST
6 8 (10.13%) .NET
6 8 (10.13%) CSS
6 8 (10.13%) LAMP
7 6 (7.59%) ASP.NET
8 5 (6.33%) MFC
8 5 (6.33%) SOAP
9 3 (3.80%) OpenGL
9 3 (3.80%) WCF
9 3 (3.80%) WPF
10 1 (1.27%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.27%) AngularJS
10 1 (1.27%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.58%) Mathematics
2 17 (21.52%) Computer Science
3 10 (12.66%) Algorithms
4 8 (10.13%) Physics
5 7 (8.86%) Client/Server
6 4 (5.06%) Internet of Things
7 3 (3.80%) 3D Graphics
7 3 (3.80%) Device Driver
7 3 (3.80%) Machine to Machine
7 3 (3.80%) Mobile Computing
8 2 (2.53%) EMV
8 2 (2.53%) EPoS
9 1 (1.27%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (1.27%) Contactless
9 1 (1.27%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (1.27%) EFT
9 1 (1.27%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (1.27%) Grid Computing
9 1 (1.27%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 37 (46.84%) Linux
2 12 (15.19%) Windows
3 11 (13.92%) Unix
4 5 (6.33%) Android
4 5 (6.33%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.53%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (83.54%) Software Engineering
2 26 (32.91%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (16.46%) OOP
4 12 (15.19%) SDLC
5 8 (10.13%) Multithreading
5 8 (10.13%) SOA
6 6 (7.59%) TDD
7 5 (6.33%) Android Development
7 5 (6.33%) iOS Development
7 5 (6.33%) Mobile Development
7 5 (6.33%) Web Development
8 4 (5.06%) AOP
8 4 (5.06%) Embedded Software Development
8 4 (5.06%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.06%) Open Source
8 4 (5.06%) Open Source Development
9 3 (3.80%) OO
9 3 (3.80%) OOD
9 3 (3.80%) Validation
9 3 (3.80%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 37 (46.84%) Java
2 25 (31.65%) Python
3 22 (27.85%) C
4 17 (21.52%) SQL
5 16 (20.25%) JavaScript
6 13 (16.46%) C#
6 13 (16.46%) PHP
7 8 (10.13%) PHP 5
8 5 (6.33%) Perl
9 3 (3.80%) PL/SQL
9 3 (3.80%) R
10 2 (2.53%) Delphi
10 2 (2.53%) Embedded C++
10 2 (2.53%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (24.05%) Degree
2 6 (7.59%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.53%) ISEB
3 2 (2.53%) PhD
4 1 (1.27%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.13%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (3.80%) Oracle
2 1 (1.27%) Gemalto
2 1 (1.27%) Ingenico
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.27%) Nokia
2 1 (1.27%) VeriFone
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