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

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 46 24 17
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -7
Permanent jobs citing C++ 35 64 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 4.79% 8.36% 11.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.54% 16.41% 22.10%
Number of salaries quoted 35 55 87
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £28,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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
464 390 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 63.47% 50.91% 50.34%
Number of salaries quoted 442 336 406
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,250
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 27 June 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Southampton

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 67 (83.75%) Software Engineering
2 39 (48.75%) Java
3 38 (47.50%) Linux
4 27 (33.75%) Python
5 25 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (28.75%) C
7 22 (27.50%) TCP/IP
8 20 (25.00%) HTML
9 18 (22.50%) JavaScript
10 17 (21.25%) Degree
10 17 (21.25%) Mathematics
11 16 (20.00%) PHP
12 14 (17.50%) Computer Science
13 13 (16.25%) SQL
13 13 (16.25%) C#
13 13 (16.25%) Web Services
13 13 (16.25%) XML
13 13 (16.25%) OOP
14 12 (15.00%) Qt
14 12 (15.00%) Windows
15 11 (13.75%) STL
15 11 (13.75%) CSS
16 10 (12.50%) Unix
16 10 (12.50%) Multithreading
16 10 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 10 (12.50%) Algorithms
17 9 (11.25%) REST
18 8 (10.00%) Big Data
18 8 (10.00%) Apple iOS
18 8 (10.00%) Security Cleared

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 1 (1.25%) ArcGIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.25%) IaaS
2 1 (1.25%) PaaS
2 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (27.50%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.00%) Internet
3 2 (2.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.00%) Big Data
1 8 (10.00%) MySQL
1 8 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (5.00%) Electronics
1 4 (5.00%) Retail
2 3 (3.75%) Finance
3 1 (1.25%) Back Office
3 1 (1.25%) Banking
3 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.25%) Publishing
3 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 54 (67.50%) C++ Software Engineer
3 23 (28.75%) Java Engineer
3 23 (28.75%) Java Software Engineer
4 18 (22.50%) Linux Engineer
5 16 (20.00%) Developer
6 14 (17.50%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 14 (17.50%) Senior Software Engineer
7 13 (16.25%) Python Software Engineer
8 12 (15.00%) Software Developer
9 10 (12.50%) C Software Engineer
9 10 (12.50%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 8 (10.00%) C++ Developer
10 8 (10.00%) C++ Software Developer
11 7 (8.75%) C# Software Engineer
11 7 (8.75%) Graduate
12 5 (6.25%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 4 (5.00%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
13 4 (5.00%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
13 4 (5.00%) PHP Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.00%) HTML
2 13 (16.25%) Web Services
2 13 (16.25%) XML
3 12 (15.00%) Qt
4 11 (13.75%) CSS
4 11 (13.75%) STL
5 10 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 9 (11.25%) REST
7 8 (10.00%) JSON
7 8 (10.00%) LAMP
8 7 (8.75%) .NET
9 5 (6.25%) SOAP
10 4 (5.00%) ASP.NET
10 4 (5.00%) WCF
11 3 (3.75%) OpenGL
11 3 (3.75%) WPF
12 2 (2.50%) MFC
13 1 (1.25%) COM
13 1 (1.25%) jQuery
13 1 (1.25%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.25%) Mathematics
2 14 (17.50%) Computer Science
3 10 (12.50%) Algorithms
4 7 (8.75%) Client/Server
5 5 (6.25%) Internet of Things
6 4 (5.00%) Physics
7 3 (3.75%) 3D Graphics
7 3 (3.75%) Cyber Attack
7 3 (3.75%) Device Driver
7 3 (3.75%) Machine to Machine
7 3 (3.75%) Mobile Computing
8 2 (2.50%) EMV
8 2 (2.50%) EPoS
9 1 (1.25%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (1.25%) EFT
9 1 (1.25%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (1.25%) Linked Data
9 1 (1.25%) Semantic Web
9 1 (1.25%) Smart Energy
9 1 (1.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 38 (47.50%) Linux
2 12 (15.00%) Windows
3 10 (12.50%) Unix
4 8 (10.00%) Android
4 8 (10.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.50%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (83.75%) Software Engineering
2 25 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (16.25%) OOP
4 10 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 8 (10.00%) Android Development
5 8 (10.00%) iOS Development
5 8 (10.00%) Mobile Development
5 8 (10.00%) SDLC
5 8 (10.00%) Web Development
6 7 (8.75%) SOA
7 5 (6.25%) OOD
7 5 (6.25%) TDD
8 4 (5.00%) AOP
8 4 (5.00%) Embedded Software Development
8 4 (5.00%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.00%) Open Source
8 4 (5.00%) Open Source Development
9 3 (3.75%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (3.75%) OO
9 3 (3.75%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 39 (48.75%) Java
2 27 (33.75%) Python
3 23 (28.75%) C
4 18 (22.50%) JavaScript
5 16 (20.00%) PHP
6 13 (16.25%) C#
6 13 (16.25%) SQL
7 8 (10.00%) Perl
7 8 (10.00%) PHP 5
8 4 (5.00%) R
9 2 (2.50%) Embedded C++
9 2 (2.50%) MATLAB
9 2 (2.50%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.25%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 17 (21.25%) Degree
2 8 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.50%) ISEB
3 2 (2.50%) PhD
4 1 (1.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.75%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (2.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (2.50%) Oracle
2 1 (1.25%) ESRI
2 1 (1.25%) Gemalto
2 1 (1.25%) Ingenico
2 1 (1.25%) Nokia
2 1 (1.25%) VeriFone
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