Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 28 76 64
Rank change year-on-year +48 -12 -2
Permanent jobs citing C++ 60 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 8.76% 1.55% 2.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.74% 2.67% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 37 7 12
Portsmouth median annual salary £50,000 £27,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +81.82% -31.25% -
10th Percentile £34,000 £21,250 £28,025
90th Percentile £83,750 £28,750 £53,025
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -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 407 375 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 59.42% 58.14% 61.29%
Number of salaries quoted 353 343 361
Portsmouth median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £31,000 £24,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £53,750
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -5.33%

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 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for C++ in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 42 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 39 (65.00%) C
3 35 (58.33%) Java
4 26 (43.33%) C#
5 25 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (35.00%) SC Cleared
6 21 (35.00%) Security Cleared
7 19 (31.67%) J2EE
8 17 (28.33%) Machine Learning
9 16 (26.67%) Ada
10 15 (25.00%) Ada 95
11 14 (23.33%) CNTK
11 14 (23.33%) Keras
11 14 (23.33%) Torch
11 14 (23.33%) MXNet
11 14 (23.33%) Deeplearning4j
11 14 (23.33%) Deep Learning
11 14 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (23.33%) TensorFlow
11 14 (23.33%) Caffe
12 12 (20.00%) SQL
13 11 (18.33%) JIRA
14 10 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
15 9 (15.00%) Python
15 9 (15.00%) Windows
16 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
16 8 (13.33%) SDLC
17 7 (11.67%) Algorithms
17 7 (11.67%) Greenfield Project
17 7 (11.67%) Degree

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) RS-232
2 2 (3.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.67%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.67%) MySQL
2 7 (11.67%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.00%) GIS
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (18.33%) JIRA
2 3 (5.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (5.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (10.00%) Military
2 3 (5.00%) Electronics
3 2 (3.33%) Automotive
4 1 (1.67%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (61.67%) Software Engineer
2 16 (26.67%) Machine Learning Engineer
3 12 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 10 (16.67%) Developer
5 7 (11.67%) C# Software Engineer
5 7 (11.67%) Firmware Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) C# Developer
6 6 (10.00%) C++ Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Junior
7 5 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Fortran Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Fortran Software Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Software Developer
9 3 (5.00%) C++ Software Developer
9 3 (5.00%) C++/C# Developer
9 3 (5.00%) IT Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Node.js Developer
10 2 (3.33%) .NET Developer
10 2 (3.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (31.67%) J2EE
2 14 (23.33%) Caffe
2 14 (23.33%) CNTK
2 14 (23.33%) Deeplearning4j
2 14 (23.33%) Keras
2 14 (23.33%) MXNet
2 14 (23.33%) TensorFlow
2 14 (23.33%) Torch
3 4 (6.67%) .NET
4 3 (5.00%) Node.js
5 1 (1.67%) MFC
5 1 (1.67%) Middleware
5 1 (1.67%) STL
5 1 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.67%) Algorithms
2 7 (11.67%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.00%) Windows
2 5 (8.33%) Unix
2 5 (8.33%) Windows NT
2 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 25 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (28.33%) Machine Learning
4 14 (23.33%) Deep Learning
5 10 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (13.33%) SDLC
7 7 (11.67%) Configuration Management
7 7 (11.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (8.33%) Mathematics
8 5 (8.33%) SysML
8 5 (8.33%) UML
9 4 (6.67%) Business Development
9 4 (6.67%) ITIL
9 4 (6.67%) Physics
9 4 (6.67%) Programme Management
9 4 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (6.67%) Validation
10 3 (5.00%) DevOps
10 3 (5.00%) Microservices
10 3 (5.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 39 (65.00%) C
2 35 (58.33%) Java
3 26 (43.33%) C#
4 16 (26.67%) Ada
5 15 (25.00%) Ada 95
6 12 (20.00%) SQL
7 9 (15.00%) Python
8 5 (8.33%) Embedded C
9 4 (6.67%) Fortran
10 3 (5.00%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.67%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.67%) VB
11 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.67%) VB6
11 1 (1.67%) VC++
Qualifications
1 21 (35.00%) SC Cleared
1 21 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.67%) Degree
3 4 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 7 (11.67%) Firmware
2 3 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (11.67%) Atlassian
2 5 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft