The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 22 40
Rank change year-on-year -18 +18  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 22 54 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 4.74% 10.21% 3.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.24% 18.00% 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 18 46 17
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% -10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

C++ is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Basingstoke
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 267 300 214
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 57.54% 56.71% 45.44%
Number of salaries quoted 239 263 202
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.44% +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,250 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke citing C++ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Basingstoke

C++
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Salary trend for C++ in Basingstoke

C++
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Basingstoke over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for C++.

1 31 (68.89%) C#
2 27 (60.00%) Degree
3 24 (53.33%) Software Engineering
4 20 (44.44%) Windows
5 19 (42.22%) Linux
6 17 (37.78%) C
6 17 (37.78%) Python
7 13 (28.89%) Java
7 13 (28.89%) .NET
7 13 (28.89%) Computer Science
8 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (22.22%) Scrum
9 10 (22.22%) MySQL
9 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET
9 10 (22.22%) Ruby
9 10 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (22.22%) Mathematics
9 10 (22.22%) Physics
10 8 (17.78%) iPad
10 8 (17.78%) SQL
11 7 (15.56%) WPF
12 6 (13.33%) Multithreading
12 6 (13.33%) CruiseControl
12 6 (13.33%) Subversion
12 6 (13.33%) Hudson
12 6 (13.33%) Line Management
12 6 (13.33%) Bugzilla
12 6 (13.33%) OO
12 6 (13.33%) Unix
12 6 (13.33%) PHP

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 (8.89%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.22%) Mathcad
2 1 (2.22%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.89%) SaaS
2 1 (2.22%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) MySQL
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.89%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (4.44%) Big Data
4 2 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Bugzilla
1 6 (13.33%) CruiseControl
1 6 (13.33%) Hudson
1 6 (13.33%) Subversion
1 6 (13.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.22%) JIRA
2 1 (2.22%) Redmine
General
1 5 (11.11%) Electronics
2 4 (8.89%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Manufacturing
2 4 (8.89%) Marketing
2 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.44%) Automotive
4 1 (2.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Junior
2 13 (28.89%) Developer
3 11 (24.44%) Junior Developer
3 11 (24.44%) Junior Software Developer
3 11 (24.44%) Software Developer
4 10 (22.22%) Graduate
4 10 (22.22%) Graduate Developer
4 10 (22.22%) Graduate Software Developer
4 10 (22.22%) Software Engineer
5 8 (17.78%) C++ Software Engineer
6 7 (15.56%) C# Software Engineer
6 7 (15.56%) Principal Engineer
6 7 (15.56%) Principal Software Engineer
6 7 (15.56%) Senior Software Engineer
7 6 (13.33%) Development Team Leader
7 6 (13.33%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 6 (13.33%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (13.33%) Software Development Team Leader
7 6 (13.33%) Software Team Leader
7 6 (13.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.89%) .NET
2 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 7 (15.56%) WPF
4 5 (11.11%) REST
5 4 (8.89%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (2.22%) HEVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) Computer Science
2 8 (17.78%) iPad
3 3 (6.67%) Algorithms
3 3 (6.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.44%) VHDL
5 1 (2.22%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.22%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.22%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 20 (44.44%) Windows
2 19 (42.22%) Linux
3 6 (13.33%) Unix
4 2 (4.44%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) Software Engineering
2 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (22.22%) Mathematics
3 10 (22.22%) Physics
3 10 (22.22%) Scrum
4 6 (13.33%) Issue Tracking
4 6 (13.33%) Line Management
4 6 (13.33%) Multithreading
4 6 (13.33%) OO
5 5 (11.11%) API Design
5 5 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (11.11%) Refactoring
5 5 (11.11%) TDD
6 4 (8.89%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (8.89%) Domain-Driven Design
6 4 (8.89%) Kanban
6 4 (8.89%) Microservices
6 4 (8.89%) Pair Programming
6 4 (8.89%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 31 (68.89%) C#
2 17 (37.78%) C
2 17 (37.78%) Python
3 13 (28.89%) Java
4 10 (22.22%) Ruby
5 8 (17.78%) SQL
6 6 (13.33%) PHP
7 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 3 (6.67%) Fortran
9 2 (4.44%) Embedded C
9 2 (4.44%) Embedded C++
9 2 (4.44%) Perl
10 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.22%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 27 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) Docker
2 1 (2.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) SAP
2 2 (4.44%) VMware
2 2 (4.44%) Xilinx
3 1 (2.22%) Altera
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Posted: 4 days ago
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago