The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 72 35 41
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +6
Permanent jobs citing C++ 173 331 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.08% 5.99% 5.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.00% 15.25% 10.52%
Number of salaries quoted 132 297 238
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2162 2171 2900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 38.44% 39.27% 49.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1751 1943 2542
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C++
South East

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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 -32 80 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Newbury 0 25 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Bracknell +10 23 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Slough -11 11 £50,000 +42.85% 6
Maidenhead -30 6 £48,750 +39.28% 1
Windsor -6 5 - -
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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++.

1 182 (48.66%) C#
2 147 (39.30%) Linux
3 143 (38.24%) .NET
4 138 (36.90%) C
5 133 (35.56%) Java
6 129 (34.49%) Windows
6 129 (34.49%) Software Engineering
7 126 (33.69%) Degree
8 111 (29.68%) SQL
9 95 (25.40%) Computer Science
10 91 (24.33%) JavaScript
11 83 (22.19%) HTML
12 80 (21.39%) UNIX
13 71 (18.98%) SQL Server
14 66 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
15 65 (17.38%) Python
16 61 (16.31%) Microsoft
17 55 (14.71%) XML
18 51 (13.64%) OO
19 50 (13.37%) QA
20 47 (12.57%) CSS
20 47 (12.57%) Telecoms
21 45 (12.03%) ASP.NET
22 43 (11.50%) Oracle
23 38 (10.16%) Perl
24 36 (9.63%) TCP/IP
25 33 (8.82%) Web Services
25 33 (8.82%) SaaS
26 30 (8.02%) VB
26 30 (8.02%) MS Excel

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 26 (6.95%) IIS
2 12 (3.21%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.67%) Tomcat
4 8 (2.14%) Apache
5 7 (1.87%) CMS
6 4 (1.07%) Kentico
6 4 (1.07%) Drupal
6 4 (1.07%) Joomla!
7 3 (0.80%) OpenStack
7 3 (0.80%) SAS
8 1 (0.27%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 30 (8.02%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.80%) MS Office
3 1 (0.27%) Simulink
3 1 (0.27%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (1.07%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (1.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 33 (8.82%) SaaS
2 1 (0.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (9.63%) TCP/IP
2 20 (5.35%) SMTP
3 19 (5.08%) Ethernet
4 17 (4.55%) NAS
4 17 (4.55%) IMAP
4 17 (4.55%) GPRS
4 17 (4.55%) SAN
5 16 (4.28%) HTTP
6 13 (3.48%) Wireshark
7 11 (2.94%) ADSL
7 11 (2.94%) Wireless
7 11 (2.94%) DVB
8 9 (2.41%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (2.14%) GSM
10 7 (1.87%) Internet
10 7 (1.87%) SSL
10 7 (1.87%) SNMP
11 6 (1.60%) LDAP
12 3 (0.80%) 4G
12 3 (0.80%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (18.98%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (4.01%) Relational Database
4 14 (3.74%) MySQL
5 11 (2.94%) NoSQL
6 9 (2.41%) Hadoop
7 7 (1.87%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (1.34%) Big Data
8 5 (1.34%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.07%) MS Access
9 4 (1.07%) Redis
9 4 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.80%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.53%) Pentaho
11 2 (0.53%) Riak
12 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.27%) HBase
Development Applications
1 22 (5.88%) Visual Studio
1 22 (5.88%) Ant
2 17 (4.55%) AQtime
2 17 (4.55%) WebLOAD
3 15 (4.01%) Eclipse
4 13 (3.48%) Git (software)
5 9 (2.41%) Subversion
6 8 (2.14%) Selenium
7 6 (1.60%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 5 (1.34%) Maven
8 5 (1.34%) TestNG
8 5 (1.34%) JUnit
8 5 (1.34%) LoadRunner
8 5 (1.34%) WebObjects
9 4 (1.07%) ClearCase
9 4 (1.07%) RSpec
10 3 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (0.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (0.53%) Bugzilla
11 2 (0.53%) GNU Toolchain
General
1 47 (12.57%) Telecoms
2 22 (5.88%) Finance
3 17 (4.55%) Electronics
4 13 (3.48%) Banking
5 10 (2.67%) Manufacturing
5 10 (2.67%) Games
6 9 (2.41%) Retail
7 8 (2.14%) French Language
7 8 (2.14%) Marketing
8 7 (1.87%) Military
9 4 (1.07%) Publishing
9 4 (1.07%) German Language
10 3 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.27%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.27%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.27%) Advertising
11 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.27%) Automotive
11 1 (0.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 169 (45.19%) Developer
2 97 (25.94%) Software Engineer
3 66 (17.65%) Software Developer
4 38 (10.16%) Senior Software Engineer
5 30 (8.02%) C++ Software Engineer
6 27 (7.22%) C++ Developer
7 26 (6.95%) .NET Developer
8 21 (5.61%) Senior Developer
9 20 (5.35%) Junior
9 20 (5.35%) Java Developer
9 20 (5.35%) Junior Developer
9 20 (5.35%) Mobile Developer
10 19 (5.08%) Windows Mobile Developer
10 19 (5.08%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
11 18 (4.81%) Support Engineer
12 16 (4.28%) Graduate
12 16 (4.28%) Senior Software Developer
12 16 (4.28%) Test Engineer
12 16 (4.28%) Systems Engineer
13 15 (4.01%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (38.24%) .NET
2 83 (22.19%) HTML
3 55 (14.71%) XML
4 47 (12.57%) CSS
5 45 (12.03%) ASP.NET
6 33 (8.82%) Web Services
7 23 (6.15%) jQuery
8 22 (5.88%) .NET Framework
9 19 (5.08%) MFC
9 19 (5.08%) SOAP
10 18 (4.81%) MAPI
10 18 (4.81%) WinForms
10 18 (4.81%) HTML5
11 17 (4.55%) JSON
11 17 (4.55%) Ajax
12 13 (3.48%) WCF
12 13 (3.48%) WPF
12 13 (3.48%) Spring
12 13 (3.48%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 11 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 95 (25.40%) Computer Science
2 26 (6.95%) Embedded Systems
3 21 (5.61%) Mathematics
4 17 (4.55%) Firmware
5 14 (3.74%) Mobile App
6 13 (3.48%) MPEG
7 11 (2.94%) Visualisation
8 10 (2.67%) PKI
9 9 (2.41%) Smartphone
9 9 (2.41%) PDA
9 9 (2.41%) Physics
9 9 (2.41%) STB
9 9 (2.41%) Device Driver
10 8 (2.14%) Management Information System
10 8 (2.14%) Client/Server
10 8 (2.14%) Home Automation
11 5 (1.34%) Cryptography
11 5 (1.34%) iPad
11 5 (1.34%) iPhone
12 4 (1.07%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 147 (39.30%) Linux
2 129 (34.49%) Windows
3 80 (21.39%) UNIX
4 20 (5.35%) Windows Mobile
5 18 (4.81%) Apple iOS
6 15 (4.01%) Mac OS X
7 12 (3.21%) Android
8 11 (2.94%) Solaris
9 10 (2.67%) Embedded Linux
10 5 (1.34%) Debian
11 2 (0.53%) VxWorks
11 2 (0.53%) LynxOS
12 1 (0.27%) uClinux
12 1 (0.27%) HPUX
12 1 (0.27%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (34.49%) Software Engineering
2 66 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (13.64%) OO
4 26 (6.95%) Project Management
5 25 (6.68%) Scrum
6 18 (4.81%) UML
6 18 (4.81%) Data Protection
6 18 (4.81%) Software Architecture
7 17 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (4.55%) TDD
7 17 (4.55%) Benchmarking
8 16 (4.28%) Product Management
9 14 (3.74%) Waterfall
10 13 (3.48%) Performance Tuning
10 13 (3.48%) ITIL
10 13 (3.48%) MVC
11 12 (3.21%) ERP
11 12 (3.21%) OOD
11 12 (3.21%) iOS Development
11 12 (3.21%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 182 (48.66%) C#
2 138 (36.90%) C
3 133 (35.56%) Java
4 111 (29.68%) SQL
5 91 (24.33%) JavaScript
6 65 (17.38%) Python
7 38 (10.16%) Perl
8 30 (8.02%) VB
9 23 (6.15%) Shell Script
10 20 (5.35%) VB.NET
11 17 (4.55%) PHP
12 11 (2.94%) Embedded C
12 11 (2.94%) Embedded C++
13 10 (2.67%) Ruby
14 9 (2.41%) Objective-C
15 8 (2.14%) Assembly Language
15 8 (2.14%) Bash Shell
15 8 (2.14%) F#
16 7 (1.87%) VC++
17 6 (1.60%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 126 (33.69%) Degree
2 16 (4.28%) Security Cleared
3 14 (3.74%) DV Cleared
4 7 (1.87%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (1.34%) CEH
5 5 (1.34%) CISSP
6 2 (0.53%) PhD
6 2 (0.53%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.27%) MCSE
7 1 (0.27%) ISEB
7 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.27%) PMP
7 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (13.37%) QA
2 3 (0.80%) SLA
3 2 (0.53%) DO-178B
System Software
1 24 (6.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (5.61%) Active Directory
3 17 (4.55%) VMware ESX
4 7 (1.87%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.80%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (1.60%) NetBackup
1 6 (1.60%) Backup Exec
1 6 (1.60%) PureDisk
2 3 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.27%) nmon
Vendors
1 61 (16.31%) Microsoft
2 43 (11.50%) Oracle
3 24 (6.42%) VMware
4 11 (2.94%) Broadcom
5 8 (2.14%) NEC
5 8 (2.14%) EMC
6 6 (1.60%) Red Hat
6 6 (1.60%) Apple
7 5 (1.34%) F5
7 5 (1.34%) JBoss
8 4 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.07%) SAP
8 4 (1.07%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.53%) QNX
9 2 (0.53%) Teradata
9 2 (0.53%) HP
10 1 (0.27%) LANDesk
10 1 (0.27%) Citrix
10 1 (0.27%) IBM
10 1 (0.27%) JD Edwards
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
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Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + corporate benefits
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Bracknell, Berkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Newbury
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 8 days ago
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Newbury
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
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Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
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