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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 15 41 35
Rank change year-on-year +26 -6  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 81 45 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 13.00% 5.63% 5.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.66% 9.32% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 81 45 46
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

C++ is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 412 483 476
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 66.13% 60.45% 50.48%
Number of salaries quoted 388 470 416
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton citing C++ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Southampton

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Southampton region with a requirement for C++.

1 82 (61.65%) Software Engineering
2 64 (48.12%) Python
3 60 (45.11%) C#
3 60 (45.11%) Java
4 51 (38.35%) Windows
5 46 (34.59%) C
6 38 (28.57%) Linux
6 38 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (24.81%) HTML
7 33 (24.81%) SQL
8 32 (24.06%) SQL Server
8 32 (24.06%) Algorithms
9 31 (23.31%) Computer Science
10 30 (22.56%) Microsoft
11 29 (21.80%) .NET
11 29 (21.80%) Degree
11 29 (21.80%) Multithreading
12 27 (20.30%) JavaScript
12 27 (20.30%) CSS
13 25 (18.80%) Mathematics
14 24 (18.05%) XML
15 22 (16.54%) WCF
16 20 (15.04%) TCP/IP
17 19 (14.29%) Web Development
18 18 (13.53%) AngularJS
18 18 (13.53%) Machine Learning
19 17 (12.78%) Electronics
19 17 (12.78%) Unix
19 17 (12.78%) OO
19 17 (12.78%) Visual Studio

C++
Top Related 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 16 (12.03%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (3.76%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.01%) Drupal
4 1 (0.75%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (4.51%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.51%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (4.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.76%) Office 365
2 5 (3.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (15.04%) TCP/IP
2 16 (12.03%) Network Security
3 6 (4.51%) DNS
3 6 (4.51%) Internet
3 6 (4.51%) VoIP
4 4 (3.01%) Firewall
4 4 (3.01%) LDAP
4 4 (3.01%) SSL
4 4 (3.01%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (24.06%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.53%) Big Data
3 8 (6.02%) MySQL
4 7 (5.26%) Hadoop
4 7 (5.26%) NoSQL
5 5 (3.76%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.26%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.50%) MS Access
7 2 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (12.78%) Git (software)
1 17 (12.78%) Visual Studio
2 11 (8.27%) Subversion
3 7 (5.26%) Trac
4 3 (2.26%) Bugzilla
4 3 (2.26%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.75%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.75%) JUnit
General
1 17 (12.78%) Electronics
2 7 (5.26%) Automotive
3 6 (4.51%) Military
4 4 (3.01%) Finance
5 1 (0.75%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 67 (50.38%) Software Engineer
2 31 (23.31%) Developer
3 29 (21.80%) C++ Software Engineer
4 25 (18.80%) Senior Software Engineer
5 18 (13.53%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 17 (12.78%) Consultant
6 17 (12.78%) Software Developer
7 12 (9.02%) C# Software Engineer
8 10 (7.52%) Linux Engineer
8 10 (7.52%) Windows Engineer
9 9 (6.77%) C++ Consultant
9 9 (6.77%) Senior Windows Engineer
10 8 (6.02%) Graduate
10 8 (6.02%) Java Developer
10 8 (6.02%) Software Consultant
11 7 (5.26%) C# Developer
11 7 (5.26%) Cloud Developer
11 7 (5.26%) Data Scientist
11 7 (5.26%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 7 (5.26%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (24.81%) HTML
2 29 (21.80%) .NET
3 27 (20.30%) CSS
4 24 (18.05%) XML
5 22 (16.54%) WCF
6 18 (13.53%) AngularJS
7 15 (11.28%) jQuery
8 12 (9.02%) Web Services
9 11 (8.27%) HTML5
9 11 (8.27%) JSON
10 10 (7.52%) REST
11 9 (6.77%) ASP.NET
11 9 (6.77%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 9 (6.77%) STL
12 8 (6.02%) Node.js
12 8 (6.02%) WPF
13 6 (4.51%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (4.51%) J2EE
13 6 (4.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (3.76%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 32 (24.06%) Algorithms
2 31 (23.31%) Computer Science
3 9 (6.77%) Client/Server
4 5 (3.76%) Smart Energy
5 3 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.26%) Grid Computing
6 2 (1.50%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.50%) User Experience
7 1 (0.75%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.75%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.75%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 51 (38.35%) Windows
2 38 (28.57%) Linux
3 17 (12.78%) Unix
4 9 (6.77%) Android
5 5 (3.76%) Windows 10
6 4 (3.01%) Ubuntu
6 4 (3.01%) VMS
7 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.75%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.75%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (61.65%) Software Engineering
2 38 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (21.80%) Multithreading
4 25 (18.80%) Mathematics
5 19 (14.29%) Web Development
6 18 (13.53%) Machine Learning
7 17 (12.78%) OO
8 15 (11.28%) OOP
9 13 (9.77%) OOD
9 13 (9.77%) Project Management
9 13 (9.77%) Scrum
10 11 (8.27%) Data Analysis
10 11 (8.27%) MVC
10 11 (8.27%) Physics
11 9 (6.77%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (6.77%) Multithreaded Programming
12 8 (6.02%) Coaching
12 8 (6.02%) Image Processing
12 8 (6.02%) Information Security
13 7 (5.26%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (48.12%) Python
2 60 (45.11%) C#
2 60 (45.11%) Java
3 46 (34.59%) C
4 33 (24.81%) SQL
5 27 (20.30%) JavaScript
6 16 (12.03%) PHP
7 13 (9.77%) Perl
8 12 (9.02%) Ruby
9 8 (6.02%) MATLAB
10 7 (5.26%) Shell Script
11 5 (3.76%) PL/SQL
12 4 (3.01%) Embedded C++
13 3 (2.26%) R
14 2 (1.50%) Delphi
14 2 (1.50%) Embedded C
14 2 (1.50%) F#
Qualifications
1 29 (21.80%) Degree
2 15 (11.28%) PhD
3 7 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.01%) ISTQB
System Software
1 12 (9.02%) Docker
2 9 (6.77%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (4.51%) Puppet
2 4 (3.01%) FreeIPA
2 4 (3.01%) Nagios
3 2 (1.50%) Ansible
3 2 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.50%) Salt
Vendors
1 30 (22.56%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.51%) Oracle
3 1 (0.75%) Nokia
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