Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
16 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 51 49
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2 -10
Permanent jobs citing C++ 299 377 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 5.08% 5.46% 5.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.86% 9.60% 10.27%
Number of salaries quoted 284 354 339
Hampshire median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £26,075 £25,900 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Hampshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3376 3928 3798
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 57.41% 56.85% 52.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3075 3622 3302
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +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 16 August 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 16 August 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
Southampton +21 105 £43,750 -2.78% 3
Basingstoke -10 76 £55,000 +37.50% 5
Fareham +7 24 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Fleet +16 17 £45,000 +100.00% 2
Eastleigh -12 12 £40,000 -
Winchester +10 9 £32,500 -27.78% 2
Hook +3 7 £40,500 -29.57% 2
Farnborough -1 6 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Portsmouth -24 6 £47,500 -5.00%
Ringwood -5 4 £55,000 -
Havant +3 3 £43,500 -40.21%
Romsey -13 2 £26,250 -25.00%
Waterlooville - 2 £27,500 -
Aldershot +17 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Petersfield +12 1 £37,500 -
Andover +10 1 £39,000 -8.24%
C++
South East

For the 6 months to 16 August 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++.

1 151 (50.50%) Software Engineering
2 142 (47.49%) C#
3 130 (43.48%) Java
4 123 (41.14%) Linux
5 119 (39.80%) C
6 105 (35.12%) Degree
7 92 (30.77%) Windows
8 91 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
9 80 (26.76%) Python
10 74 (24.75%) Computer Science
11 60 (20.07%) SQL
12 55 (18.39%) MySQL
13 54 (18.06%) Ruby
14 48 (16.05%) .NET
15 46 (15.38%) JavaScript
16 45 (15.05%) SQL Server
17 43 (14.38%) OO
17 43 (14.38%) Scrum
18 42 (14.05%) Unix
18 42 (14.05%) OOP
18 42 (14.05%) Docker
19 40 (13.38%) Algorithms
19 40 (13.38%) Electronics
20 36 (12.04%) Computer Science Degree
21 35 (11.71%) XML
22 34 (11.37%) Subversion
22 34 (11.37%) REST
23 33 (11.04%) Multithreading
24 32 (10.70%) Git (software)
24 32 (10.70%) Apache Cassandra

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 23 (7.69%) Apache Spark
2 11 (3.68%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (0.67%) JBoss
3 2 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (0.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.67%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.67%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.33%) Drupal
4 1 (0.33%) IIS
4 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (1.34%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.34%) Sage X3
2 2 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.33%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (8.03%) Amazon AWS
1 24 (8.03%) SaaS
2 11 (3.68%) Trello
3 5 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.00%) Office 365
5 2 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (9.03%) TCP/IP
2 11 (3.68%) HTTP
2 11 (3.68%) Network Security
3 8 (2.68%) SNMP
4 5 (1.67%) Firewall
4 5 (1.67%) Internet
4 5 (1.67%) VoIP
5 4 (1.34%) LDAP
6 3 (1.00%) FTP
6 3 (1.00%) Kerberos
6 3 (1.00%) RTP
7 2 (0.67%) AMQP
7 2 (0.67%) ATM
7 2 (0.67%) DNS
7 2 (0.67%) IPsec
7 2 (0.67%) VLAN
7 2 (0.67%) VPN
8 1 (0.33%) Broadband
8 1 (0.33%) IPv4
8 1 (0.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (18.39%) MySQL
2 45 (15.05%) SQL Server
3 32 (10.70%) Apache Cassandra
4 19 (6.35%) Relational Database
5 17 (5.69%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (5.35%) Big Data
7 13 (4.35%) NoSQL
8 11 (3.68%) Hadoop
9 10 (3.34%) MongoDB
10 9 (3.01%) RDBMS
11 8 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.33%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 34 (11.37%) Subversion
2 32 (10.70%) Git (software)
3 24 (8.03%) Visual Studio
4 15 (5.02%) Bugzilla
5 11 (3.68%) JIRA
5 11 (3.68%) Redmine
6 10 (3.34%) Trac
7 7 (2.34%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (2.01%) CruiseControl
8 6 (2.01%) Hudson
8 6 (2.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 5 (1.67%) Eclipse
9 5 (1.67%) JUnit
10 3 (1.00%) Ant
10 3 (1.00%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.00%) Maven
10 3 (1.00%) NUnit
10 3 (1.00%) QUnit
10 3 (1.00%) Selenium
11 2 (0.67%) Vagrant
General
1 40 (13.38%) Electronics
2 26 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 22 (7.36%) Finance
4 17 (5.69%) Manufacturing
5 15 (5.02%) Marketing
6 14 (4.68%) Automotive
7 6 (2.01%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.34%) Games
9 3 (1.00%) Banking
9 3 (1.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 115 (38.46%) Software Engineer
2 97 (32.44%) Developer
3 49 (16.39%) C++ Software Engineer
4 47 (15.72%) Software Developer
5 37 (12.37%) Graduate
6 29 (9.70%) C++ Developer
7 27 (9.03%) Embedded Engineer
8 26 (8.70%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 25 (8.36%) Architect
9 25 (8.36%) Software Architect
10 23 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
11 22 (7.36%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 20 (6.69%) C# Software Engineer
13 19 (6.35%) Junior
14 18 (6.02%) C# Developer
14 18 (6.02%) Lead Software Engineer
14 18 (6.02%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
15 17 (5.69%) Senior Developer
16 16 (5.35%) C Developer
16 16 (5.35%) Lead Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (16.05%) .NET
2 35 (11.71%) XML
3 34 (11.37%) REST
4 30 (10.03%) WPF
5 29 (9.70%) JSON
6 28 (9.36%) HTML
6 28 (9.36%) WCF
7 24 (8.03%) jQuery
8 23 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
9 21 (7.02%) STL
10 17 (5.69%) ASP.NET
10 17 (5.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 16 (5.35%) J2EE
12 15 (5.02%) Web Services
13 12 (4.01%) RESTful
14 11 (3.68%) .NET Core
14 11 (3.68%) AngularJS
14 11 (3.68%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (3.68%) CSS
14 11 (3.68%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 74 (24.75%) Computer Science
2 40 (13.38%) Algorithms
3 18 (6.02%) Greenfield Project
4 14 (4.68%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 12 (4.01%) VHDL
6 11 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (2.68%) Client/Server
7 8 (2.68%) Smart Meter
8 7 (2.34%) Embedded Systems
8 7 (2.34%) iPad
9 6 (2.01%) Internet of Things
10 5 (1.67%) Verilog
11 3 (1.00%) Driving Licence
11 3 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.67%) Grid Computing
12 2 (0.67%) Robotics
12 2 (0.67%) User Experience
13 1 (0.33%) Device Driver
13 1 (0.33%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.33%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 123 (41.14%) Linux
2 92 (30.77%) Windows
3 42 (14.05%) Unix
4 27 (9.03%) Embedded Linux
5 7 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.67%) Android
6 5 (1.67%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.67%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.67%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.33%) VMS
8 1 (0.33%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.33%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (50.50%) Software Engineering
2 91 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (14.38%) OO
3 43 (14.38%) Scrum
4 42 (14.05%) OOP
5 33 (11.04%) Multithreading
6 31 (10.37%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (10.03%) Mathematics
8 25 (8.36%) Continuous Delivery
8 25 (8.36%) TDD
9 24 (8.03%) MVC
10 20 (6.69%) Kanban
11 19 (6.35%) Line Management
12 18 (6.02%) API Design
12 18 (6.02%) Microservices
12 18 (6.02%) Refactoring
13 17 (5.69%) Pair Programming
14 16 (5.35%) Multithreaded Programming
14 16 (5.35%) Programme Management
14 16 (5.35%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 142 (47.49%) C#
2 130 (43.48%) Java
3 119 (39.80%) C
4 80 (26.76%) Python
5 60 (20.07%) SQL
6 54 (18.06%) Ruby
7 46 (15.38%) JavaScript
8 27 (9.03%) Embedded C
9 25 (8.36%) Embedded C++
10 21 (7.02%) PHP
11 13 (4.35%) Bash Shell
12 12 (4.01%) Perl
13 7 (2.34%) MATLAB
13 7 (2.34%) Objective-C
13 7 (2.34%) VB.NET
14 6 (2.01%) Ada
15 4 (1.34%) F#
15 4 (1.34%) PL/SQL
15 4 (1.34%) R
15 4 (1.34%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 105 (35.12%) Degree
2 36 (12.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 25 (8.36%) Security Cleared
4 18 (6.02%) SC Cleared
5 8 (2.68%) CCNA
5 8 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (2.68%) CISSP
5 8 (2.68%) RHCE
5 8 (2.68%) RHCSA
6 7 (2.34%) PhD
7 6 (2.01%) Master's Degree
8 5 (1.67%) Chartered Engineer
8 5 (1.67%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.33%) HNC
9 1 (0.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.01%) PCI DSS
2 8 (2.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.67%) QA
System Software
1 42 (14.05%) Docker
2 6 (2.01%) Firmware
3 3 (1.00%) NFS
4 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.33%) iptables
Systems Management
1 24 (8.03%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.33%) FreeIPA
3 1 (0.33%) Nagios
3 1 (0.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (6.69%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.02%) SAP
3 9 (3.01%) Red Hat
3 9 (3.01%) VMware
4 8 (2.68%) Oracle
5 5 (1.67%) Altera
5 5 (1.67%) Xilinx
6 4 (1.34%) Sage
7 1 (0.33%) Google