The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 47 41 49
Rank change year-on-year -6 +8  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 4 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 1.27% 2.29% 3.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.00% 3.49% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 10
Median salary £25,000 £35,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.57% -9.67%  
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 Portsmouth with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Portsmouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 200 172 210
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 63.29% 65.65% 68.63%
Number of salaries quoted 175 166 200
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,400 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

C++
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for C++ in Portsmouth

C++
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Portsmouth over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Portsmouth

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 26 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for C++.

1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (80.00%) C
3 8 (53.33%) Linux
4 7 (46.67%) Degree
5 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
5 6 (40.00%) Embedded C
5 6 (40.00%) Military
5 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (40.00%) OO
5 6 (40.00%) HTML
5 6 (40.00%) Oracle
5 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (40.00%) Unit Testing
6 5 (33.33%) REST
6 5 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 5 (33.33%) Unix
6 5 (33.33%) CSS
6 5 (33.33%) SOAP
6 5 (33.33%) Web Services
6 5 (33.33%) XML
6 5 (33.33%) Java
6 5 (33.33%) SOA
6 5 (33.33%) Regression Testing
6 5 (33.33%) MVC
6 5 (33.33%) TDD
6 5 (33.33%) Solaris
6 5 (33.33%) Hibernate
6 5 (33.33%) Embedded C++
6 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 (6.67%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) LabWindows
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Software-Defined Radio
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (40.00%) Military
2 2 (13.33%) Electronics
3 1 (6.67%) Aerospace
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Software Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) C Software Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Graduate
2 6 (40.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Embedded C Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Graduate Java Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Graduate Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) HTML
2 5 (33.33%) CSS
2 5 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 5 (33.33%) JSON
2 5 (33.33%) REST
2 5 (33.33%) SOAP
2 5 (33.33%) Spring
2 5 (33.33%) Spring MVC
2 5 (33.33%) Web Services
2 5 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (13.33%) Qt
4 1 (6.67%) .NET
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.67%) OGRE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (6.67%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Solaris
2 5 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (13.33%) Windows
4 1 (6.67%) Android
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) OO
2 6 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 5 (33.33%) MVC
3 5 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 5 (33.33%) SOA
3 5 (33.33%) TDD
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Signal Processing
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) OOD
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Signal Processing
4 1 (6.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) C
2 6 (40.00%) Embedded C
2 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (33.33%) Embedded C++
3 5 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (13.33%) C#
5 1 (6.67%) SQL
5 1 (6.67%) VC++
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Telelogic
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago