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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 39 38 16
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -22
Permanent jobs citing C++ 52 60 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 6.39% 6.82% 10.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.14% 13.33% 22.17%
Number of salaries quoted 52 46 90
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,250 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,250
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
513 450 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 63.02% 51.14% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 491 383 409
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 5 May 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Southampton

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 75 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 45 (50.00%) Java
3 39 (43.33%) Linux
4 33 (36.67%) Python
5 27 (30.00%) TCP/IP
6 23 (25.56%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (25.56%) C
7 22 (24.44%) C#
8 20 (22.22%) JavaScript
8 20 (22.22%) HTML
8 20 (22.22%) Windows
9 19 (21.11%) PHP
10 17 (18.89%) Multithreading
11 16 (17.78%) Degree
12 15 (16.67%) STL
13 14 (15.56%) .NET
13 14 (15.56%) Mathematics
14 13 (14.44%) CSS
14 13 (14.44%) OOP
15 12 (13.33%) Web Services
15 12 (13.33%) SQL Server
15 12 (13.33%) SQL
15 12 (13.33%) Perl
15 12 (13.33%) Web Development
15 12 (13.33%) Algorithms
15 12 (13.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 11 (12.22%) Qt
16 11 (12.22%) XML
16 11 (12.22%) Unix
17 10 (11.11%) OOD

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 (1.11%) ArcGIS
1 1 (1.11%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.44%) SaaS
2 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.11%) IaaS
4 1 (1.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (6.67%) Network Security
3 4 (4.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.89%) Big Data
2 8 (8.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (5.56%) Electronics
2 4 (4.44%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.33%) Law
3 3 (3.33%) Retail
4 2 (2.22%) Finance
4 2 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.11%) Marketing
5 1 (1.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 66 (73.33%) Software Engineer
2 56 (62.22%) C++ Software Engineer
3 24 (26.67%) Java Engineer
3 24 (26.67%) Java Software Engineer
4 19 (21.11%) Linux Engineer
4 19 (21.11%) Senior Software Engineer
5 18 (20.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 17 (18.89%) Python Software Engineer
7 16 (17.78%) Developer
8 12 (13.33%) C Software Engineer
8 12 (13.33%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 12 (13.33%) Software Developer
9 10 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
9 10 (11.11%) C++ Developer
9 10 (11.11%) C++ Software Developer
10 6 (6.67%) Lead Software Engineer
11 5 (5.56%) Java Developer
11 5 (5.56%) Java Software Developer
11 5 (5.56%) PHP Developer
11 5 (5.56%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (22.22%) HTML
2 15 (16.67%) STL
3 14 (15.56%) .NET
4 13 (14.44%) CSS
5 12 (13.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 12 (13.33%) Web Services
6 11 (12.22%) Qt
6 11 (12.22%) XML
7 8 (8.89%) LAMP
7 8 (8.89%) REST
8 5 (5.56%) ASP.NET
8 5 (5.56%) JSON
8 5 (5.56%) WCF
9 4 (4.44%) SOAP
10 3 (3.33%) COM
10 3 (3.33%) LINQ
10 3 (3.33%) NHibernate
10 3 (3.33%) OpenGL
11 2 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (2.22%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.56%) Mathematics
2 12 (13.33%) Algorithms
3 10 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 9 (10.00%) Client/Server
5 5 (5.56%) Cyber Attack
5 5 (5.56%) Internet of Things
6 3 (3.33%) 3D Graphics
6 3 (3.33%) Device Driver
6 3 (3.33%) Machine to Machine
7 2 (2.22%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (1.11%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.11%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.11%) Linked Data
8 1 (1.11%) Physics
8 1 (1.11%) Remote Sensing
8 1 (1.11%) Semantic Web
8 1 (1.11%) Smart Energy
8 1 (1.11%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 39 (43.33%) Linux
2 20 (22.22%) Windows
3 11 (12.22%) Unix
4 10 (11.11%) Android
4 10 (11.11%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.22%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 23 (25.56%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (18.89%) Multithreading
4 13 (14.44%) OOP
5 12 (13.33%) Web Development
6 10 (11.11%) Android Development
6 10 (11.11%) iOS Development
6 10 (11.11%) Mobile Development
6 10 (11.11%) OOD
7 5 (5.56%) Information Security
7 5 (5.56%) OO
7 5 (5.56%) TDD
8 4 (4.44%) AOP
8 4 (4.44%) Open Source
8 4 (4.44%) Open Source Development
8 4 (4.44%) SDLC
9 3 (3.33%) Business Development
9 3 (3.33%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (3.33%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 45 (50.00%) Java
2 33 (36.67%) Python
3 23 (25.56%) C
4 22 (24.44%) C#
5 20 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 19 (21.11%) PHP
7 12 (13.33%) Perl
7 12 (13.33%) SQL
8 8 (8.89%) PHP 5
9 4 (4.44%) R
10 3 (3.33%) Embedded C++
11 2 (2.22%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.11%) Delphi
12 1 (1.11%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.11%) Progress 4GL
12 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (17.78%) Degree
2 7 (7.78%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.33%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.22%) ISEB
4 2 (2.22%) PhD
5 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle
3 1 (1.11%) ESRI
3 1 (1.11%) Nokia
3 1 (1.11%) Progress
3 1 (1.11%) SAP
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