Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 81 65
Rank change year-on-year +28 -16 +3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 24 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 3.87% 1.02% 1.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.27% 1.76% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 9
Portsmouth median annual salary £41,000 £27,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +49.09% -31.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £34,450 £21,250 £31,700
90th Percentile £83,750 £28,750 £72,500
Hampshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +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 383 397 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 61.77% 57.79% 58.73%
Number of salaries quoted 345 366 378
Portsmouth median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £28,913 £24,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,375
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%

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 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 19 (79.17%) C
2 15 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 14 (58.33%) Java
4 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (37.50%) Machine Learning
6 8 (33.33%) Ada
6 8 (33.33%) J2EE
7 7 (29.17%) Ada 95
7 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
7 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
8 6 (25.00%) Deep Learning
8 6 (25.00%) Degree
8 6 (25.00%) JIRA
8 6 (25.00%) C#
8 6 (25.00%) TensorFlow
8 6 (25.00%) CNTK
8 6 (25.00%) Keras
8 6 (25.00%) Torch
8 6 (25.00%) MXNet
8 6 (25.00%) Deeplearning4j
8 6 (25.00%) Caffe
9 5 (20.83%) Windows
9 5 (20.83%) Firmware
10 4 (16.67%) SQL
10 4 (16.67%) RS-232
11 3 (12.50%) Algorithms
11 3 (12.50%) Innovative Thinking
11 3 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
11 3 (12.50%) GIS

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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) RS-232
2 1 (4.17%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) GIS
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) MySQL
2 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.33%) Military
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Machine Learning Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Firmware Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Junior
5 3 (12.50%) C++ Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Firmware Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) IT Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Junior Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Systems Integration Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Systems Test Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Test and Integration Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) J2EE
2 6 (25.00%) Caffe
2 6 (25.00%) CNTK
2 6 (25.00%) Deeplearning4j
2 6 (25.00%) Keras
2 6 (25.00%) MXNet
2 6 (25.00%) TensorFlow
2 6 (25.00%) Torch
3 1 (4.17%) .NET
3 1 (4.17%) MFC
3 1 (4.17%) Middleware
3 1 (4.17%) STL
3 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Algorithms
1 3 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Unix
2 2 (8.33%) Windows NT
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (37.50%) Machine Learning
4 6 (25.00%) Deep Learning
5 3 (12.50%) Innovative Thinking
5 3 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.33%) SysML
6 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineering
6 2 (8.33%) UML
7 1 (4.17%) Business Development
7 1 (4.17%) ITIL
7 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
7 1 (4.17%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) SDLC
7 1 (4.17%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) C
2 14 (58.33%) Java
3 8 (33.33%) Ada
4 7 (29.17%) Ada 95
5 6 (25.00%) C#
6 4 (16.67%) SQL
7 3 (12.50%) Embedded C
7 3 (12.50%) Python
8 1 (4.17%) Assembly Language
8 1 (4.17%) VB
8 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
8 1 (4.17%) VB6
8 1 (4.17%) VC++
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
1 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
2 6 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Atlassian
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft