Period
to 18 November 2017

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

C++
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 64 69
Rank change year-on-year -18 +5 +11
Permanent jobs citing C++ 7 11 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 1.02% 1.65% 2.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.77% 2.81% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 12
Portsmouth median annual salary £27,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.25% -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £21,250 £31,700 £26,550
90th Percentile £28,750 £72,500 £57,225
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +28.57%

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 396 391 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 57.81% 58.62% 65.80%
Number of salaries quoted 365 378 457
Portsmouth median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,400 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,375 £58,750
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) OOD
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) Electronics
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (14.29%) JIRA
4 1 (14.29%) Robotics
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) WinForms
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) OOP
4 1 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 1 (14.29%) Qt
4 1 (14.29%) MVVM

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:

Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 2 (28.57%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Graduate
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Junior
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) Qt
1 1 (14.29%) WinForms
1 1 (14.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) OOD
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Kanban
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) MVVM
3 1 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (14.29%) OOP
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA