Period
to 23 September 2018

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 6 months to 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 78 69
Rank change year-on-year +17 -9 0
Permanent jobs citing C++ 17 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 2.91% 0.87% 1.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.47% 1.38% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 5
Portsmouth median annual salary £36,500 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.16% -9.52% +10.53%
10th Percentile £24,750 £32,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £44,000 £51,250 £72,500
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -5.56%

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Portsmouth
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 380 436 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 64.96% 63.37% 57.34%
Number of salaries quoted 335 409 328
Portsmouth median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £28,500 £23,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £59,500 £56,500 £55,750
Hampshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

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 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for C++.

1 13 (76.47%) C
2 10 (58.82%) Java
3 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
4 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
4 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
5 5 (29.41%) Firmware
5 5 (29.41%) SQL
5 5 (29.41%) Unix
5 5 (29.41%) Windows
6 4 (23.53%) Machine Learning
6 4 (23.53%) Degree
6 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (23.53%) Linux
6 4 (23.53%) RS-232
7 3 (17.65%) Embedded C
7 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (17.65%) Apache
7 3 (17.65%) Ada
7 3 (17.65%) J2EE
7 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 3 (17.65%) C#
7 3 (17.65%) HTML
7 3 (17.65%) Subversion
7 3 (17.65%) Ruby
7 3 (17.65%) Ubuntu
7 3 (17.65%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (17.65%) RSpec
7 3 (17.65%) Cucumber
7 3 (17.65%) Ansible
7 3 (17.65%) Algorithms

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) Apache
1 3 (17.65%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) RS-232
2 1 (5.88%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.88%) GIS
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Cucumber
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
1 3 (17.65%) RSpec
1 3 (17.65%) Subversion
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Software Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Firmware Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Junior
4 3 (17.65%) Machine Learning Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Firmware Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) C++ Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Graduate
6 1 (5.88%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Integration Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Test Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Test and Integration Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) HTML
1 3 (17.65%) J2EE
1 3 (17.65%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (5.88%) CNTK
2 1 (5.88%) Deeplearning4j
2 1 (5.88%) Keras
2 1 (5.88%) Middleware
2 1 (5.88%) MXNet
2 1 (5.88%) TensorFlow
2 1 (5.88%) Torch
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Unix
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Linux
3 3 (17.65%) Ubuntu
4 2 (11.76%) Windows NT
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Machine Learning
3 2 (11.76%) SysML
3 2 (11.76%) UML
4 1 (5.88%) Business Development
4 1 (5.88%) Innovative Thinking
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.88%) Prototyping
4 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) SDLC
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) C
2 10 (58.82%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 3 (17.65%) Ada
4 3 (17.65%) C#
4 3 (17.65%) Embedded C
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 3 (17.65%) Ruby
5 2 (11.76%) Ada 95
6 1 (5.88%) Assembly Language
6 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
1 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 4 (23.53%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Firmware
2 3 (17.65%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Ansible
2 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft