Period
to 18 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 6 months to 18 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 54 49
Rank change year-on-year 0 -5 0
Permanent jobs citing C++ 282 351 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 4.95% 5.20% 5.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.75% 9.19% 9.73%
Number of salaries quoted 268 328 328
Hampshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +28.57%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 £60,375
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

C++ is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3222 3819 3935
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 56.57% 56.59% 53.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2939 3492 3409
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Hampshire

C++
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for C++ in Hampshire

C++
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Hampshire over the 6 months to 18 October 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Hampshire

C++
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 18 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke -9 81 £50,000 +25.00% 7
Southampton +11 73 £39,000 -13.33% 6
Fareham +13 27 £45,000 +16.88% 4
Farnborough +6 20 £47,500 +5.56% 2
Fleet +36 16 £51,250 +46.43%
Hook +4 10 £42,500 -26.09%
Ringwood +1 10 £35,000 - 1
Winchester +16 9 £32,500 -27.78% 1
Portsmouth -17 7 £27,500 -37.14% 1
Havant -2 2 £46,750 -38.08%
Eastleigh -7 2 £38,500 -3.75% 1
Waterlooville - 2 £27,500 -
Andover +11 1 £39,000 -5.45%
Petersfield +5 1 £37,500 -
C++
South East

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 138 (48.94%) Software Engineering
2 134 (47.52%) C
3 128 (45.39%) Linux
4 116 (41.13%) Java
5 106 (37.59%) Degree
6 99 (35.11%) C#
7 84 (29.79%) Computer Science
8 73 (25.89%) Python
9 68 (24.11%) Agile Software Development
10 55 (19.50%) Windows
11 47 (16.67%) Ruby
12 45 (15.96%) SQL
13 44 (15.60%) MySQL
14 42 (14.89%) Electronics
15 40 (14.18%) Computer Science Degree
16 37 (13.12%) JavaScript
17 35 (12.41%) OOP
18 34 (12.06%) Embedded C
19 32 (11.35%) Embedded C++
19 32 (11.35%) Telecoms
19 32 (11.35%) Unix
20 31 (10.99%) Embedded Linux
21 30 (10.64%) Algorithms
22 29 (10.28%) Manufacturing
23 28 (9.93%) Embedded Software Development
24 27 (9.57%) OO
25 26 (9.22%) Mathematics
26 24 (8.51%) TCP/IP
26 24 (8.51%) Continuous Delivery
27 23 (8.16%) REST

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 20 (7.09%) Apache Spark
2 2 (0.71%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.35%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (1.06%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.35%) Sage CRM
2 1 (0.35%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
1 23 (8.16%) SaaS
2 8 (2.84%) Trello
3 7 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.51%) TCP/IP
2 14 (4.96%) HTTP
3 9 (3.19%) SNMP
4 5 (1.77%) FTP
4 5 (1.77%) Internet
4 5 (1.77%) Kerberos
4 5 (1.77%) LDAP
5 4 (1.42%) Firewall
5 4 (1.42%) VLAN
6 3 (1.06%) DHCP
6 3 (1.06%) RTP
6 3 (1.06%) VoIP
6 3 (1.06%) VPN
6 3 (1.06%) Wireless
7 2 (0.71%) IPsec
8 1 (0.35%) IPv4
8 1 (0.35%) IPv6
8 1 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (15.60%) MySQL
2 20 (7.09%) Apache Cassandra
3 18 (6.38%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (4.26%) SQL Server
5 11 (3.90%) MongoDB
5 11 (3.90%) NoSQL
6 10 (3.55%) Relational Database
7 9 (3.19%) Big Data
7 9 (3.19%) RDBMS
7 9 (3.19%) Redis
8 6 (2.13%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.71%) InfluxDB
10 1 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 21 (7.45%) Git (software)
2 14 (4.96%) Subversion
3 9 (3.19%) JIRA
3 9 (3.19%) Visual Studio
4 8 (2.84%) Redmine
5 6 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (1.77%) Bugzilla
6 5 (1.77%) CruiseControl
6 5 (1.77%) Hudson
6 5 (1.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (1.06%) NUnit
7 3 (1.06%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (0.71%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.71%) JUnit
8 2 (0.71%) webpack
9 1 (0.35%) LabVIEW
9 1 (0.35%) QUnit
9 1 (0.35%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (0.35%) TestDirector
9 1 (0.35%) VectorCAST
General
1 42 (14.89%) Electronics
2 32 (11.35%) Telecoms
3 29 (10.28%) Manufacturing
4 21 (7.45%) Finance
5 15 (5.32%) Automotive
6 14 (4.96%) Marketing
7 6 (2.13%) Games
8 4 (1.42%) Banking
8 4 (1.42%) Multimedia
9 3 (1.06%) Military
10 2 (0.71%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 113 (40.07%) Software Engineer
2 79 (28.01%) Developer
3 55 (19.50%) Graduate
4 42 (14.89%) C++ Software Engineer
5 40 (14.18%) C++ Developer
6 38 (13.48%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 37 (13.12%) Embedded Engineer
8 31 (10.99%) Software Developer
9 29 (10.28%) Architect
9 29 (10.28%) Junior
10 28 (9.93%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 24 (8.51%) Software Architect
12 21 (7.45%) Senior Software Engineer
13 15 (5.32%) C Developer
13 15 (5.32%) C++ Software Developer
14 14 (4.96%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
14 14 (4.96%) Junior Developer
15 12 (4.26%) C/C++ Developer
15 12 (4.26%) Lead Software Architect
16 11 (3.90%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (8.16%) HTML
1 23 (8.16%) REST
2 20 (7.09%) RabbitMQ
3 17 (6.03%) .NET
4 15 (5.32%) STL
5 14 (4.96%) XML
6 13 (4.61%) JSON
7 12 (4.26%) WPF
8 11 (3.90%) AngularJS
8 11 (3.90%) J2EE
9 9 (3.19%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 9 (3.19%) OpenGL
10 8 (2.84%) DirectX
11 7 (2.48%) MFC
12 6 (2.13%) CSS
13 5 (1.77%) ASP.NET
13 5 (1.77%) HTML5
13 5 (1.77%) jQuery
13 5 (1.77%) Qt
13 5 (1.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 84 (29.79%) Computer Science
2 30 (10.64%) Algorithms
3 14 (4.96%) Greenfield Project
4 12 (4.26%) Client/Server
5 11 (3.90%) Embedded Systems
5 11 (3.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 8 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.84%) Smart Meter
7 7 (2.48%) Data Structures
8 5 (1.77%) VHDL
9 4 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.42%) Infotainment
9 4 (1.42%) Internet of Things
9 4 (1.42%) Verilog
10 3 (1.06%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.06%) iPad
11 2 (0.71%) Arduino
11 2 (0.71%) Raspberry Pi
12 1 (0.35%) Device Driver
12 1 (0.35%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 128 (45.39%) Linux
2 55 (19.50%) Windows
3 32 (11.35%) Unix
4 31 (10.99%) Embedded Linux
5 7 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.06%) VxWorks
7 2 (0.71%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.71%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.35%) Android
8 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.35%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (48.94%) Software Engineering
2 68 (24.11%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (12.41%) OOP
4 28 (9.93%) Embedded Software Development
5 27 (9.57%) OO
6 26 (9.22%) Mathematics
7 24 (8.51%) Continuous Delivery
8 21 (7.45%) Scrum
9 19 (6.74%) Multithreading
9 19 (6.74%) Physics
10 18 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (6.03%) Machine Learning
11 17 (6.03%) SOLID
12 15 (5.32%) Programme Management
12 15 (5.32%) TDD
13 14 (4.96%) API Design
13 14 (4.96%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (4.96%) Pair Programming
13 14 (4.96%) Refactoring
13 14 (4.96%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 134 (47.52%) C
2 116 (41.13%) Java
3 99 (35.11%) C#
4 73 (25.89%) Python
5 47 (16.67%) Ruby
6 45 (15.96%) SQL
7 37 (13.12%) JavaScript
8 34 (12.06%) Embedded C
9 32 (11.35%) Embedded C++
10 14 (4.96%) Bash Shell
11 13 (4.61%) Go
12 8 (2.84%) Objective-C
12 8 (2.84%) PHP
13 6 (2.13%) Assembly Language
14 4 (1.42%) Ada
14 4 (1.42%) MATLAB
14 4 (1.42%) T-SQL
15 3 (1.06%) F#
15 3 (1.06%) R
15 3 (1.06%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 106 (37.59%) Degree
2 40 (14.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (7.09%) Security Cleared
4 16 (5.67%) SC Cleared
5 10 (3.55%) HND
6 8 (2.84%) CCNA
6 8 (2.84%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (2.84%) CISSP
6 8 (2.84%) PhD
6 8 (2.84%) RHCE
6 8 (2.84%) RHCSA
7 4 (1.42%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.71%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.35%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.35%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (0.35%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.35%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.35%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.19%) PCI DSS
2 8 (2.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.06%) DO-178B
4 2 (0.71%) GCP
4 2 (0.71%) QA
5 1 (0.35%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 22 (7.80%) Docker
2 5 (1.77%) NFS
3 1 (0.35%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.35%) Firmware
3 1 (0.35%) iptables
Systems Management
1 21 (7.45%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (4.96%) SAP
2 9 (3.19%) Red Hat
2 9 (3.19%) VMware
3 5 (1.77%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.42%) Altera
4 4 (1.42%) Xilinx
5 3 (1.06%) EMC
5 3 (1.06%) Google
5 3 (1.06%) Oracle
6 1 (0.35%) Atmel
6 1 (0.35%) Green Hills
6 1 (0.35%) HP
6 1 (0.35%) IBM
6 1 (0.35%) Sage
6 1 (0.35%) Wind River