Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 29 49
Rank change year-on-year +1 +20 -12
Permanent jobs citing C++ 125 93 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 8.97% 8.46% 5.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.74% 13.23% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 86 97 77
Southampton median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,125 £21,250 £26,600
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,500 £60,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -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 Southampton with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 848 703 866
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 60.88% 63.97% 61.68%
Number of salaries quoted 759 665 829
Southampton median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,750 £22,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Hampshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -

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 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 84 (67.20%) Software Engineering
2 69 (55.20%) Python
3 67 (53.60%) Java
4 63 (50.40%) C
5 56 (44.80%) Linux
6 51 (40.80%) C#
7 49 (39.20%) Degree
8 44 (35.20%) JavaScript
9 42 (33.60%) Security Cleared
10 41 (32.80%) AngularJS
11 37 (29.60%) Windows
12 34 (27.20%) Computer Science
13 33 (26.40%) SQL
14 32 (25.60%) SC Cleared
15 24 (19.20%) Docker
15 24 (19.20%) Node.js
16 23 (18.40%) Go
17 22 (17.60%) Electronics
18 21 (16.80%) Agile Software Development
18 21 (16.80%) Neo4j
19 20 (16.00%) DV Cleared
19 20 (16.00%) Django
19 20 (16.00%) TDD
20 18 (14.40%) Cybersecurity
21 17 (13.60%) Machine Learning
22 16 (12.80%) Embedded C
22 16 (12.80%) React
22 16 (12.80%) Ruby
23 15 (12.00%) Artificial Intelligence
24 14 (11.20%) DevOps

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 1 (0.80%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.80%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.40%) TCP/IP
2 7 (5.60%) VLAN
3 4 (3.20%) Network Security
4 3 (2.40%) Internet
5 1 (0.80%) ATM
5 1 (0.80%) DVB
5 1 (0.80%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.80%) FTP
5 1 (0.80%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.80%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (16.80%) Neo4j
2 13 (10.40%) MongoDB
3 12 (9.60%) Big Data
4 7 (5.60%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.40%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.80%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (8.00%) Jenkins
1 10 (8.00%) LabVIEW
2 9 (7.20%) Git (software)
3 7 (5.60%) GitLab
3 7 (5.60%) Subversion
3 7 (5.60%) Vagrant
4 5 (4.00%) Eclipse
4 5 (4.00%) JUnit
5 2 (1.60%) Bugzilla
5 2 (1.60%) CruiseControl
5 2 (1.60%) Gemini Tracker
5 2 (1.60%) Hudson
5 2 (1.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.80%) Eclipse RCP
6 1 (0.80%) GNU Toolchain
6 1 (0.80%) NUnit
6 1 (0.80%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.80%) Redmine
6 1 (0.80%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (17.60%) Electronics
2 13 (10.40%) Finance
3 12 (9.60%) Telecoms
4 11 (8.80%) Manufacturing
4 11 (8.80%) Marketing
5 5 (4.00%) Banking
6 2 (1.60%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.60%) Games
6 2 (1.60%) Publishing
7 1 (0.80%) Military
Job Titles
1 61 (48.80%) Software Engineer
2 38 (30.40%) Developer
3 20 (16.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 17 (13.60%) Java Developer
5 15 (12.00%) Java Engineer
5 15 (12.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 15 (12.00%) Software Developer
6 14 (11.20%) Graduate
6 14 (11.20%) Python Engineer
6 14 (11.20%) Python Software Engineer
7 12 (9.60%) Junior
8 10 (8.00%) C Software Engineer
9 9 (7.20%) C# Software Engineer
9 9 (7.20%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 8 (6.40%) Linux Engineer
11 7 (5.60%) C++ Developer
11 7 (5.60%) DevOps Engineer
11 7 (5.60%) Senior Developer
11 7 (5.60%) Senior Java Developer
12 6 (4.80%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (32.80%) AngularJS
2 24 (19.20%) Node.js
3 20 (16.00%) Django
4 16 (12.80%) React
5 13 (10.40%) HTML
5 13 (10.40%) Vue.js
6 9 (7.20%) CSS
6 9 (7.20%) XML
7 8 (6.40%) Qt
8 7 (5.60%) .NET
8 7 (5.60%) J2EE
9 6 (4.80%) CSS3
9 6 (4.80%) HTML5
9 6 (4.80%) OpenGL
10 5 (4.00%) SWT
11 3 (2.40%) JSON
12 2 (1.60%) ASP.NET
12 2 (1.60%) Middleware
12 2 (1.60%) REST
12 2 (1.60%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 34 (27.20%) Computer Science
2 12 (9.60%) Robotics
3 8 (6.40%) Algorithms
3 8 (6.40%) Device Driver
4 7 (5.60%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (5.60%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (4.00%) Public Cloud
6 4 (3.20%) Industry 4.0
7 3 (2.40%) Acoustics
8 2 (1.60%) PMI
9 1 (0.80%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.80%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.80%) Digital TV
9 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.80%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.80%) IPTV
9 1 (0.80%) NHS
9 1 (0.80%) STB
Operating Systems
1 56 (44.80%) Linux
2 37 (29.60%) Windows
3 10 (8.00%) Embedded Linux
4 9 (7.20%) Android
5 8 (6.40%) Unix
6 4 (3.20%) Mac OS
6 4 (3.20%) Mac OS X
7 3 (2.40%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.80%) uClinux
8 1 (0.80%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (67.20%) Software Engineering
2 21 (16.80%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (16.00%) TDD
4 18 (14.40%) Cybersecurity
5 17 (13.60%) Machine Learning
6 15 (12.00%) Artificial Intelligence
7 14 (11.20%) DevOps
7 14 (11.20%) Open Source
8 13 (10.40%) Continuous Delivery
9 12 (9.60%) Web Development
10 11 (8.80%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (8.80%) Digital Marketing
10 11 (8.80%) Mathematics
10 11 (8.80%) Programme Management
11 10 (8.00%) OO
11 10 (8.00%) Physics
12 9 (7.20%) Computer Vision
13 7 (5.60%) Analytics
13 7 (5.60%) Data Analytics
13 7 (5.60%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 69 (55.20%) Python
2 67 (53.60%) Java
3 63 (50.40%) C
4 51 (40.80%) C#
5 44 (35.20%) JavaScript
6 33 (26.40%) SQL
7 23 (18.40%) Go
8 16 (12.80%) Embedded C
8 16 (12.80%) Ruby
9 12 (9.60%) Embedded C++
10 10 (8.00%) Bash Shell
10 10 (8.00%) Rust
11 8 (6.40%) PHP
12 7 (5.60%) PowerShell
13 4 (3.20%) MATLAB
13 4 (3.20%) Perl
14 3 (2.40%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.80%) Ada
15 1 (0.80%) Assembly Language
15 1 (0.80%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (39.20%) Degree
2 42 (33.60%) Security Cleared
3 32 (25.60%) SC Cleared
4 20 (16.00%) DV Cleared
5 14 (11.20%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (7.20%) HNC
6 9 (7.20%) HND
7 7 (5.60%) PhD
8 3 (2.40%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.60%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.80%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.40%) QA
2 1 (0.80%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.80%) JTAG
System Software
1 24 (19.20%) Docker
2 7 (5.60%) Firmware
2 7 (5.60%) VirtualBox
2 7 (5.60%) vSphere
3 1 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (7.20%) Ansible
1 9 (7.20%) Kubernetes
2 7 (5.60%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (5.60%) Puppet
2 7 (5.60%) Salt
Vendors
1 11 (8.80%) SAP
2 7 (5.60%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.60%) Oracle
4 1 (0.80%) Conax
4 1 (0.80%) Google
4 1 (0.80%) IBM
4 1 (0.80%) Verimatrix
4 1 (0.80%) VMware