Period
to 24 February 2018

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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 42 49
Rank change year-on-year -4 +7 +5
Permanent jobs citing C++ 427 344 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 5.92% 5.53% 5.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.89% 10.04% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 348 301 335
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,000 £61,250 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 4,316 3,428 4,007
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 59.82% 55.09% 58.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3,845 3,052 3,602
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,750 £60,000 £60,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +6.02%

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 24 February 2018.

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 24 February 2018. 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 -14 134 £35,000 -22.22% 17
Fareham +12 99 £45,000 +38.46% 3
Basingstoke +18 91 £50,000 +5.26% 17
Farnborough -6 36 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Romsey +5 20 £33,250 +33.00% 4
Ringwood +1 9 £35,000 -36.36% 1
Portsmouth -12 9 £27,500 -31.25% 12
Petersfield +3 4 £32,000 -14.67% 5
Winchester -24 2 £70,000 +211.11% 1
Fleet - 2 £58,750 - 2
Hook -5 1 - -
Havant -14 1 £41,000 -49.54%
C++
South East

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 309 (72.37%) Software Engineering
2 222 (51.99%) Degree
3 196 (45.90%) Computer Science
4 184 (43.09%) C
5 173 (40.52%) Java
6 169 (39.58%) C#
7 163 (38.17%) Linux
8 137 (32.08%) Python
9 115 (26.93%) SQL
10 111 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
11 92 (21.55%) Computer Science Degree
12 89 (20.84%) Windows
13 66 (15.46%) Mathematics
14 64 (14.99%) JavaScript
15 62 (14.52%) AngularJS
16 51 (11.94%) Unix
17 50 (11.71%) Security Cleared
17 50 (11.71%) Multithreading
18 48 (11.24%) Embedded Linux
19 42 (9.84%) Manufacturing
20 40 (9.37%) HTML
20 40 (9.37%) Git (software)
20 40 (9.37%) Algorithms
21 36 (8.43%) Physics
22 35 (8.20%) SQL Server
22 35 (8.20%) Embedded Software Development
22 35 (8.20%) Big Data
23 34 (7.96%) Electronics
24 32 (7.49%) Machine Learning
25 31 (7.26%) Mentoring

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 8 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (1.17%) Apache Spark
3 4 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (0.70%) Apache
5 2 (0.47%) SAS
6 1 (0.23%) Confluence
6 1 (0.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.23%) AutoCAD
1 1 (0.23%) Simulink
1 1 (0.23%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.81%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.17%) SaaS
4 3 (0.70%) Sage Pay
5 2 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.23%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 30 (7.03%) TCP/IP
2 16 (3.75%) Network Security
3 10 (2.34%) DHCP
4 5 (1.17%) ATM
5 4 (0.94%) CTI
5 4 (0.94%) Wireless
6 2 (0.47%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (0.47%) Internet
6 2 (0.47%) iSCSI
6 2 (0.47%) SNMP
7 1 (0.23%) Broadband
7 1 (0.23%) Firewall
7 1 (0.23%) FTP
7 1 (0.23%) HTTP
7 1 (0.23%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.23%) Profibus
7 1 (0.23%) SNA
7 1 (0.23%) VLAN
7 1 (0.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (8.20%) Big Data
1 35 (8.20%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.92%) Hadoop
2 21 (4.92%) NoSQL
3 16 (3.75%) MySQL
4 14 (3.28%) Redis
5 3 (0.70%) Flink
6 2 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.47%) InfluxDB
6 2 (0.47%) MariaDB
6 2 (0.47%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.23%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 40 (9.37%) Git (software)
2 31 (7.26%) Subversion
3 26 (6.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (4.68%) JUnit
5 18 (4.22%) Eclipse
6 7 (1.64%) Rational DOORS
6 7 (1.64%) Visual Studio
7 6 (1.41%) LabVIEW
8 5 (1.17%) Bugzilla
8 5 (1.17%) CruiseControl
8 5 (1.17%) Gemini Tracker
8 5 (1.17%) Hudson
8 5 (1.17%) Jenkins
8 5 (1.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 4 (0.94%) JIRA
9 4 (0.94%) Mercurial
9 4 (0.94%) WiX
10 3 (0.70%) Redmine
11 2 (0.47%) Robot Framework
11 2 (0.47%) Selenium
General
1 42 (9.84%) Manufacturing
2 34 (7.96%) Electronics
3 22 (5.15%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.28%) Automotive
5 12 (2.81%) Finance
6 7 (1.64%) Marketing
7 6 (1.41%) Multimedia
8 4 (0.94%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.70%) Games
9 3 (0.70%) Military
10 2 (0.47%) Advertising
10 2 (0.47%) Banking
10 2 (0.47%) Law
Job Titles
1 234 (54.80%) Software Engineer
2 94 (22.01%) Graduate
3 80 (18.74%) Developer
4 77 (18.03%) C++ Software Engineer
5 60 (14.05%) Junior
6 57 (13.35%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 51 (11.94%) Embedded Engineer
8 44 (10.30%) Senior Software Engineer
9 43 (10.07%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 37 (8.67%) Software Developer
11 33 (7.73%) Junior Developer
12 31 (7.26%) C# Software Engineer
13 30 (7.03%) Architect
14 28 (6.56%) Senior Developer
15 24 (5.62%) Designer
15 24 (5.62%) Systems Architect
15 24 (5.62%) Systems Designer
16 22 (5.15%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
17 21 (4.92%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
17 21 (4.92%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (14.52%) AngularJS
2 40 (9.37%) HTML
3 27 (6.32%) Web Services
3 27 (6.32%) XML
4 26 (6.09%) XSLT
5 25 (5.85%) .NET
6 22 (5.15%) MFC
7 20 (4.68%) Qt
7 20 (4.68%) WPF
8 19 (4.45%) J2EE
9 18 (4.22%) SWT
10 12 (2.81%) Django
11 7 (1.64%) CSS
12 6 (1.41%) HTML5
12 6 (1.41%) Node.js
13 5 (1.17%) Java EE
13 5 (1.17%) STL
13 5 (1.17%) WCF
14 4 (0.94%) ASP.NET
14 4 (0.94%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 196 (45.90%) Computer Science
2 40 (9.37%) Algorithms
3 25 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (5.39%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 22 (5.15%) Embedded Systems
6 17 (3.98%) Client/Server
7 16 (3.75%) Device Driver
8 12 (2.81%) Data Structures
9 9 (2.11%) VHDL
10 6 (1.41%) Infotainment
11 5 (1.17%) Robotics
11 5 (1.17%) Verilog
12 4 (0.94%) User Experience
13 3 (0.70%) APACS
13 3 (0.70%) Chip and PIN
13 3 (0.70%) EFT
13 3 (0.70%) EFTPOS
13 3 (0.70%) EMV
13 3 (0.70%) EPoS
13 3 (0.70%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 163 (38.17%) Linux
2 89 (20.84%) Windows
3 51 (11.94%) Unix
4 48 (11.24%) Embedded Linux
5 18 (4.22%) Mac OS
6 14 (3.28%) Mac OS X
7 13 (3.04%) Android
8 3 (0.70%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 309 (72.37%) Software Engineering
2 111 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (15.46%) Mathematics
4 50 (11.71%) Multithreading
5 36 (8.43%) Physics
6 35 (8.20%) Embedded Software Development
7 32 (7.49%) Machine Learning
8 31 (7.26%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (7.26%) Mentoring
9 29 (6.79%) Data Science
9 29 (6.79%) OOP
10 28 (6.56%) Cybersecurity
10 28 (6.56%) SOA
11 27 (6.32%) MVC
11 27 (6.32%) OO
12 23 (5.39%) Data Analysis
12 23 (5.39%) DevOps
12 23 (5.39%) Migration
12 23 (5.39%) Signal Processing
13 22 (5.15%) Digital Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 184 (43.09%) C
2 173 (40.52%) Java
3 169 (39.58%) C#
4 137 (32.08%) Python
5 115 (26.93%) SQL
6 64 (14.99%) JavaScript
7 31 (7.26%) Embedded C
7 31 (7.26%) Embedded C++
8 27 (6.32%) T-SQL
9 19 (4.45%) Go
9 19 (4.45%) Ruby
10 16 (3.75%) VC++
11 13 (3.04%) Assembly Language
11 13 (3.04%) R
12 12 (2.81%) MATLAB
13 8 (1.87%) Bash Shell
13 8 (1.87%) Scala
14 7 (1.64%) Clojure
15 6 (1.41%) Perl
16 4 (0.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 222 (51.99%) Degree
2 92 (21.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 50 (11.71%) Security Cleared
4 31 (7.26%) DV Cleared
5 29 (6.79%) PhD
6 16 (3.75%) SC Cleared
7 8 (1.87%) HND
8 2 (0.47%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.23%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.23%) ISEB
9 1 (0.23%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.23%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.23%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.23%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.94%) QA
2 3 (0.70%) DO-178B
2 3 (0.70%) ISO 8583
2 3 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.47%) GCP
3 2 (0.47%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 14 (3.28%) Firmware
2 2 (0.47%) Docker
3 1 (0.23%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.47%) logstash
2 2 (0.47%) StatsD
2 2 (0.47%) WMI
3 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (4.92%) Microsoft
2 8 (1.87%) Google
3 6 (1.41%) SAP
4 5 (1.17%) Altera
4 5 (1.17%) Xilinx
5 3 (0.70%) Cubic Transportation
5 3 (0.70%) Elavon
5 3 (0.70%) EMC
5 3 (0.70%) FIS
5 3 (0.70%) Hypercom
5 3 (0.70%) Ingenico
5 3 (0.70%) Oracle
5 3 (0.70%) Sage
5 3 (0.70%) Thales
5 3 (0.70%) TSYS
5 3 (0.70%) VeriFone
5 3 (0.70%) VocaLink
5 3 (0.70%) Wincor Nixdorf
5 3 (0.70%) WorldPay
6 2 (0.47%) New Relic