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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 44 43
Rank change year-on-year -10 -1  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 4 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 1.12% 1.63% 2.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.65% 2.86% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 6
Median salary £47,500 £70,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.14% +47.36%  
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 242 140 180
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 67.60% 56.91% 61.64%
Number of salaries quoted 235 132 160
Median salary £44,000 £38,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -9.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 8 (100.00%) C
2 7 (87.50%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
3 6 (75.00%) TDD
3 6 (75.00%) Spring
3 6 (75.00%) JSON
3 6 (75.00%) Spring MVC
3 6 (75.00%) OO
3 6 (75.00%) SOA
3 6 (75.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (75.00%) MVC
3 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (75.00%) SOAP
3 6 (75.00%) XML
3 6 (75.00%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) OOP
4 3 (37.50%) Unix
4 3 (37.50%) Solaris
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) J2EE
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) Ant
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
4 3 (37.50%) Military
4 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Selenium
4 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 3 (37.50%) Dojo

C++
Co-occurring 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Ant
1 3 (37.50%) Maven
1 3 (37.50%) QUnit
1 3 (37.50%) Selenium
General
1 3 (37.50%) Military
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Applications Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Applications Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Graduate
2 3 (37.50%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Lead Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Lead Software Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Lead Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Graduate Java Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) JSON
1 6 (75.00%) SOAP
1 6 (75.00%) Spring
1 6 (75.00%) Spring MVC
1 6 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) Dojo
2 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
2 3 (37.50%) J2EE
2 3 (37.50%) REST
2 3 (37.50%) RESTful
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (12.50%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Solaris
1 3 (37.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 6 (75.00%) OO
2 6 (75.00%) SOA
2 6 (75.00%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (37.50%) OOP
3 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) Lean Manufacturing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C
2 7 (87.50%) Java
3 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) Groovy
5 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
5 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++
5 1 (12.50%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) HNC
2 1 (12.50%) HND
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle