Period
to 15 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 21 58
Rank change year-on-year -7 +37 -18
Permanent jobs citing C++ 114 124 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 7.84% 10.42% 5.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.40% 15.98% 8.14%
Number of salaries quoted 85 136 80
Southampton median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £21,875 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,875 £60,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.33%

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 Southampton with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 919 776 970
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 63.16% 65.21% 62.82%
Number of salaries quoted 840 734 931
Southampton median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,750 £23,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £55,000
Hampshire median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% - -

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Southampton

C++
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ in Southampton.

Salary trend for C++ in Southampton

C++
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Southampton over the 6 months to 15 July 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Southampton

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 Southampton region with a requirement for C++.

1 74 (64.91%) Software Engineering
2 66 (57.89%) Java
3 58 (50.88%) Python
4 45 (39.47%) C#
4 45 (39.47%) SQL
4 45 (39.47%) AngularJS
5 42 (36.84%) Degree
6 41 (35.96%) C
7 40 (35.09%) Computer Science
8 39 (34.21%) JavaScript
9 37 (32.46%) Security Cleared
10 28 (24.56%) Windows
11 26 (22.81%) Machine Learning
12 25 (21.93%) Linux
12 25 (21.93%) Computer Science Degree
13 22 (19.30%) SC Cleared
13 22 (19.30%) Django
14 21 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
15 20 (17.54%) Electronics
15 20 (17.54%) Mathematics
16 17 (14.91%) Physics
17 15 (13.16%) PhD
17 15 (13.16%) HTML
17 15 (13.16%) Big Data
18 14 (12.28%) Algorithms
18 14 (12.28%) DV Cleared
18 14 (12.28%) TDD
19 13 (11.40%) Artificial Intelligence
19 13 (11.40%) JUnit
19 13 (11.40%) CSS

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 (2.63%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.02%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (2.63%) iSCSI
2 3 (2.63%) Network Security
2 3 (2.63%) VLAN
3 1 (0.88%) ATM
3 1 (0.88%) Broadband
3 1 (0.88%) DVB
3 1 (0.88%) FTP
3 1 (0.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.16%) Big Data
2 10 (8.77%) Hadoop
3 9 (7.89%) Neo4j
4 7 (6.14%) MongoDB
4 7 (6.14%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (11.40%) JUnit
2 12 (10.53%) Subversion
3 11 (9.65%) Eclipse
4 10 (8.77%) Git (software)
5 6 (5.26%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.63%) GitLab
6 3 (2.63%) LabVIEW
6 3 (2.63%) Vagrant
7 2 (1.75%) Eclipse RCP
7 2 (1.75%) Gerrit
7 2 (1.75%) Maven
7 2 (1.75%) Robot Framework
7 2 (1.75%) Selenium
7 2 (1.75%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.88%) Gemini Tracker
8 1 (0.88%) GNU Toolchain
8 1 (0.88%) Hudson
8 1 (0.88%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.88%) Redmine
8 1 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (17.54%) Electronics
2 12 (10.53%) Finance
3 10 (8.77%) Manufacturing
3 10 (8.77%) Telecoms
4 9 (7.89%) Marketing
5 2 (1.75%) Games
5 2 (1.75%) Publishing
6 1 (0.88%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.88%) Law
6 1 (0.88%) Military
Job Titles
1 53 (46.49%) Software Engineer
2 35 (30.70%) Developer
3 25 (21.93%) C++ Software Engineer
4 20 (17.54%) Graduate
5 17 (14.91%) Java Developer
5 17 (14.91%) Software Developer
6 14 (12.28%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 11 (9.65%) Senior Developer
8 10 (8.77%) Java Engineer
8 10 (8.77%) Java Software Engineer
8 10 (8.77%) Senior Java Developer
9 8 (7.02%) Python Engineer
9 8 (7.02%) Python Software Engineer
10 7 (6.14%) C# Software Engineer
10 7 (6.14%) Data Scientist
10 7 (6.14%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 7 (6.14%) Graduate Developer
11 6 (5.26%) C Software Engineer
11 6 (5.26%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
11 6 (5.26%) Graduate Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (39.47%) AngularJS
2 22 (19.30%) Django
3 15 (13.16%) HTML
4 13 (11.40%) CSS
4 13 (11.40%) XML
5 12 (10.53%) Node.js
6 11 (9.65%) SWT
7 10 (8.77%) J2EE
7 10 (8.77%) React
8 9 (7.89%) .NET
8 9 (7.89%) CSS3
8 9 (7.89%) HTML5
9 7 (6.14%) MFC
10 6 (5.26%) Qt
11 5 (4.39%) Java EE
11 5 (4.39%) Vue (Vue.js)
12 4 (3.51%) ASP.NET
12 4 (3.51%) OpenGL
13 2 (1.75%) Entity Framework
13 2 (1.75%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 40 (35.09%) Computer Science
2 14 (12.28%) Algorithms
3 8 (7.02%) Robotics
4 7 (6.14%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (5.26%) Device Driver
6 3 (2.63%) Acoustics
6 3 (2.63%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.75%) PMI
8 1 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.88%) Digital TV
8 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 28 (24.56%) Windows
2 25 (21.93%) Linux
3 12 (10.53%) Unix
4 9 (7.89%) Mac OS
5 7 (6.14%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (4.39%) Android
7 3 (2.63%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (64.91%) Software Engineering
2 26 (22.81%) Machine Learning
3 21 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (17.54%) Mathematics
5 17 (14.91%) Physics
6 14 (12.28%) TDD
7 13 (11.40%) Artificial Intelligence
7 13 (11.40%) Data Science
7 13 (11.40%) Problem-Solving
8 12 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
9 9 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (7.89%) Digital Marketing
9 9 (7.89%) Programme Management
10 7 (6.14%) Data Analysis
10 7 (6.14%) DevOps
10 7 (6.14%) Mathematical Modelling
10 7 (6.14%) OO
11 6 (5.26%) Front End Development
11 6 (5.26%) OOP
11 6 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 66 (57.89%) Java
2 58 (50.88%) Python
3 45 (39.47%) C#
3 45 (39.47%) SQL
4 41 (35.96%) C
5 39 (34.21%) JavaScript
6 10 (8.77%) Embedded C
7 9 (7.89%) Go
8 8 (7.02%) Embedded C++
9 7 (6.14%) MATLAB
10 6 (5.26%) Ruby
10 6 (5.26%) VC++
11 5 (4.39%) Perl
12 4 (3.51%) PHP
12 4 (3.51%) Rust
13 3 (2.63%) Bash Shell
13 3 (2.63%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.75%) Delphi
14 2 (1.75%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.75%) R
Qualifications
1 42 (36.84%) Degree
2 37 (32.46%) Security Cleared
3 25 (21.93%) Computer Science Degree
4 22 (19.30%) SC Cleared
5 15 (13.16%) PhD
6 14 (12.28%) DV Cleared
7 4 (3.51%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.75%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.88%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.51%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.88%) JTAG
System Software
1 12 (10.53%) Docker
2 5 (4.39%) Firmware
3 3 (2.63%) VirtualBox
3 3 (2.63%) vSphere
4 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.63%) Ansible
1 3 (2.63%) Kubernetes
1 3 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.63%) Puppet
1 3 (2.63%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (7.89%) SAP
2 6 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.51%) Oracle
4 1 (0.88%) Conax
4 1 (0.88%) Google
4 1 (0.88%) IBM
4 1 (0.88%) Telerik
4 1 (0.88%) Verimatrix
4 1 (0.88%) VMware