The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 143 64 72
Rank change year-on-year
-79 +8
Permanent jobs citing C++ 80 201 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.49% 3.51% 3.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.07% 8.97% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 62 185 180
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C++
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1964 2241 2306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 36.53% 39.12% 43.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1634 1909 1985
Average salary £47,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

C++
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

C++ Salary Trend in Berkshire

C++
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Berkshire

C++
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -60 23 £50,000 +12.99% 21
Newbury -1 19 £50,000 +5.26%
Bracknell -3 12 £40,000 -15.78%
Slough -1 9 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Maidenhead -4 3 £65,000 +100.00% 2
Hungerford -11 2 £35,000 -26.31% 1
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C++.

1 107 (48.64%) C#
1 107 (48.64%) Software Engineering
2 99 (45.00%) Degree
3 87 (39.55%) C
3 87 (39.55%) .NET
4 83 (37.73%) Windows
5 81 (36.82%) Linux
6 80 (36.36%) JavaScript
7 70 (31.82%) Java
8 67 (30.45%) SQL Server
9 66 (30.00%) Computer Science
10 62 (28.18%) Agile Software Development
11 58 (26.36%) SQL
12 57 (25.91%) HTML
13 55 (25.00%) UNIX
14 47 (21.36%) Python
15 46 (20.91%) OO
16 42 (19.09%) Microsoft
17 40 (18.18%) XML
18 34 (15.45%) Oracle
18 34 (15.45%) TCP/IP
19 33 (15.00%) Scrum
20 30 (13.64%) ASP.NET
20 30 (13.64%) UML
21 28 (12.73%) Visual Studio
21 28 (12.73%) WCF
22 27 (12.27%) Embedded Systems
23 24 (10.91%) TDD
24 23 (10.45%) MS Excel
24 23 (10.45%) SOA

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (3.18%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.27%) IIS
2 5 (2.27%) IBM Notes
2 5 (2.27%) Apache
3 4 (1.82%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.82%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.82%) Lync
4 1 (0.45%) Node.js
4 1 (0.45%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.45%) JBoss
4 1 (0.45%) Zope
Applications
1 23 (10.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.91%) Simulink
3 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.45%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.45%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (15.45%) TCP/IP
2 16 (7.27%) HTTP
3 13 (5.91%) FTP
4 11 (5.00%) Kerberos
4 11 (5.00%) LDAP
5 5 (2.27%) VoIP
5 5 (2.27%) WAN
5 5 (2.27%) RTP
6 4 (1.82%) DNS
6 4 (1.82%) DHCP
6 4 (1.82%) ISDN
7 3 (1.36%) Firewall
8 2 (0.91%) Internet
8 2 (0.91%) Network Security
9 1 (0.45%) tcpdump
9 1 (0.45%) snoop
9 1 (0.45%) MGCP
9 1 (0.45%) SSL
9 1 (0.45%) CTI
9 1 (0.45%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (30.45%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.64%) NoSQL
3 7 (3.18%) MongoDB
4 5 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (2.27%) Big Data
4 5 (2.27%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.27%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.82%) MySQL
5 4 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.91%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.45%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 28 (12.73%) Visual Studio
2 9 (4.09%) Git (software)
3 8 (3.64%) Subversion
4 7 (3.18%) Rational DOORS
5 5 (2.27%) JIRA
5 5 (2.27%) ClearCase
5 5 (2.27%) QuickTest Pro
6 4 (1.82%) RequisitePro
6 4 (1.82%) ClearQuest
6 4 (1.82%) Rational Rose
6 4 (1.82%) Selenium
6 4 (1.82%) GNU Toolchain
6 4 (1.82%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 2 (0.91%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.91%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.45%) LabVIEW
8 1 (0.45%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.45%) Xcode
General
1 17 (7.73%) Telecoms
1 17 (7.73%) Finance
2 8 (3.64%) Legal
3 6 (2.73%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.82%) Banking
4 4 (1.82%) Aerospace
5 3 (1.36%) Billing
5 3 (1.36%) Marketing
6 2 (0.91%) Avionics
6 2 (0.91%) Automotive
6 2 (0.91%) Retail
7 1 (0.45%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.45%) Games
7 1 (0.45%) Law
7 1 (0.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 94 (42.73%) Software Engineer
2 80 (36.36%) Developer
3 40 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
4 36 (16.36%) Software Developer
5 30 (13.64%) Graduate
6 27 (12.27%) C++ Developer
7 26 (11.82%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 24 (10.91%) Junior
9 22 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
10 20 (9.09%) Technical Support
11 16 (7.27%) Junior Developer
11 16 (7.27%) C Software Engineer
12 15 (6.82%) Junior Software Developer
12 15 (6.82%) Junior Software Engineer
12 15 (6.82%) Support Engineer
13 14 (6.36%) Technical Engineer
13 14 (6.36%) Technical Support Engineer
14 13 (5.91%) C# Developer
14 13 (5.91%) Senior Developer
14 13 (5.91%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (39.55%) .NET
2 57 (25.91%) HTML
3 40 (18.18%) XML
4 30 (13.64%) ASP.NET
5 28 (12.73%) WCF
6 23 (10.45%) WPF
7 21 (9.55%) HTML5
8 19 (8.64%) CSS
9 17 (7.73%) Web Services
10 15 (6.82%) Spring
10 15 (6.82%) STL
11 14 (6.36%) JSON
12 13 (5.91%) WinForms
13 10 (4.55%) .NET Framework
14 9 (4.09%) jQuery
15 7 (3.18%) Middleware
16 5 (2.27%) Ruby on Rails
16 5 (2.27%) XHTML
16 5 (2.27%) EJB
16 5 (2.27%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 66 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 27 (12.27%) Embedded Systems
3 12 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.45%) Mathematics
4 7 (3.18%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.82%) Device Driver
5 4 (1.82%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.36%) Physics
6 3 (1.36%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (1.36%) Blog
6 3 (1.36%) Open Source
6 3 (1.36%) CUDA
6 3 (1.36%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.36%) User Experience
7 2 (0.91%) Economics
7 2 (0.91%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.91%) MPEG
7 2 (0.91%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.45%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 83 (37.73%) Windows
2 81 (36.82%) Linux
3 55 (25.00%) UNIX
4 15 (6.82%) Mac OS X
5 6 (2.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (2.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.82%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (1.82%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.82%) AIX
6 4 (1.82%) Debian
6 4 (1.82%) Android
7 2 (0.91%) Windows 2000
7 2 (0.91%) Windows NT
7 2 (0.91%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.91%) Solaris
7 2 (0.91%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (48.64%) Software Engineering
2 62 (28.18%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (20.91%) OO
4 33 (15.00%) Scrum
5 30 (13.64%) UML
6 24 (10.91%) TDD
7 23 (10.45%) SOA
8 19 (8.64%) OOD
8 19 (8.64%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (7.73%) Software Architecture
10 16 (7.27%) Web Development
11 15 (6.82%) User Stories
11 15 (6.82%) Multithreading
12 13 (5.91%) OOA/OOD
12 13 (5.91%) E-business
13 12 (5.45%) Test Automation
13 12 (5.45%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (5.00%) Unit Testing
14 11 (5.00%) Release Management
14 11 (5.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 107 (48.64%) C#
2 87 (39.55%) C
3 80 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 70 (31.82%) Java
5 58 (26.36%) SQL
6 47 (21.36%) Python
7 22 (10.00%) Perl
7 22 (10.00%) Ruby
8 18 (8.18%) T-SQL
9 17 (7.73%) VC++
10 12 (5.45%) VB
11 11 (5.00%) VB.NET
11 11 (5.00%) Embedded C
11 11 (5.00%) Embedded C++
12 9 (4.09%) Bash Shell
13 7 (3.18%) PHP
14 6 (2.73%) PL/SQL
15 3 (1.36%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.36%) MATLAB
15 3 (1.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 99 (45.00%) Degree
2 11 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.73%) PhD
4 5 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (2.27%) CNE
4 5 (2.27%) Novell Certification
5 4 (1.82%) MCSE
5 4 (1.82%) MCTS
5 4 (1.82%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.82%) CCNA
5 4 (1.82%) CCVP
6 2 (0.91%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.45%) CISA
7 1 (0.45%) GCIA
7 1 (0.45%) GCIH
7 1 (0.45%) MOS
7 1 (0.45%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.09%) QA
2 6 (2.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (1.82%) SLA
4 1 (0.45%) FISMA
System Software
1 11 (5.00%) NFS
2 8 (3.64%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.73%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 42 (19.09%) Microsoft
2 34 (15.45%) Oracle
3 13 (5.91%) MuleSoft
4 10 (4.55%) Cisco
5 5 (2.27%) Lotus
6 4 (1.82%) SaltStack
6 4 (1.82%) IBM
6 4 (1.82%) Sybase
7 2 (0.91%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.91%) Juniper
8 1 (0.45%) Ericsson
8 1 (0.45%) ESRI
8 1 (0.45%) Google
8 1 (0.45%) Huawei
8 1 (0.45%) SAP
8 1 (0.45%) Siebel
8 1 (0.45%) Nortel
8 1 (0.45%) Avaya
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Berkshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive, bonus benefits and much more
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire, South East
Cisco Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire, South East
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Westek Recruitment
Salary: Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £75000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, UK
Cisco Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago