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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 92 46 67
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +21
Permanent jobs citing C++ 148 279 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.70% 5.12% 3.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.14% 11.77% 8.03%
Number of salaries quoted 136 214 186
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
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
2074 2371 2479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 37.81% 43.54% 46.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1741 1956 2129
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 -61 49 £42,500 +6.25% 15
Newbury +3 36 £50,000 - 2
Bracknell -23 24 £31,000 -31.11% 4
Slough +12 21 £42,500 - 8
Hungerford -3 6 £35,000 -28.20%
Maidenhead -3 6 £63,750 +104.00% 2
Wokingham +16 2 £43,000 -4.44%
Windsor - 1 £26,500 -
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 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++.

1 136 (51.13%) C#
2 129 (48.50%) Software Engineering
3 123 (46.24%) C
4 109 (40.98%) Degree
5 103 (38.72%) .NET
6 100 (37.59%) Windows
7 96 (36.09%) Linux
7 96 (36.09%) Java
8 91 (34.21%) JavaScript
9 88 (33.08%) Agile Software Development
10 83 (31.20%) SQL
11 81 (30.45%) SQL Server
12 75 (28.20%) Python
13 74 (27.82%) HTML
13 74 (27.82%) Computer Science
14 69 (25.94%) OO
15 66 (24.81%) UNIX
16 49 (18.42%) XML
17 44 (16.54%) WCF
18 43 (16.17%) UML
19 42 (15.79%) ASP.NET
20 40 (15.04%) Perl
20 40 (15.04%) Oracle
20 40 (15.04%) TCP/IP
21 39 (14.66%) Finance
21 39 (14.66%) Scrum
22 37 (13.91%) Microsoft
23 35 (13.16%) OOD
23 35 (13.16%) Visual Studio
24 34 (12.78%) HTML5

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 10 (3.76%) IIS
2 7 (2.63%) MS Exchange
3 5 (1.88%) IBM Notes
4 4 (1.50%) Apache
4 4 (1.50%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.50%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.50%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.50%) Lync
5 1 (0.38%) OpenStack
Applications
1 33 (12.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.38%) Simulink
2 1 (0.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.38%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (15.04%) TCP/IP
2 18 (6.77%) HTTP
3 15 (5.64%) FTP
4 10 (3.76%) Kerberos
4 10 (3.76%) LDAP
5 9 (3.38%) DNS
6 8 (3.01%) Firewall
7 5 (1.88%) RTP
7 5 (1.88%) SSL
8 4 (1.50%) DHCP
8 4 (1.50%) ISDN
8 4 (1.50%) VoIP
8 4 (1.50%) WAN
9 3 (1.13%) NFC
10 2 (0.75%) Network Security
10 2 (0.75%) Internet
11 1 (0.38%) MGCP
11 1 (0.38%) SS7
11 1 (0.38%) Megaco
11 1 (0.38%) ISUP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (30.45%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.51%) Big Data
3 9 (3.38%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.01%) MongoDB
5 7 (2.63%) NoSQL
5 7 (2.63%) HPCC
6 4 (1.50%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.50%) Pentaho
6 4 (1.50%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (1.50%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.13%) MySQL
8 2 (0.75%) Ingres
9 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.38%) Star Schema
9 1 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.38%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 35 (13.16%) Visual Studio
2 9 (3.38%) Git (software)
3 7 (2.63%) Subversion
4 6 (2.26%) ClearCase
4 6 (2.26%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 5 (1.88%) Selenium
5 5 (1.88%) Eclipse
5 5 (1.88%) QuickTest Pro
6 4 (1.50%) RequisitePro
6 4 (1.50%) ClearQuest
6 4 (1.50%) Ant
6 4 (1.50%) Rational Rose
7 3 (1.13%) Maven
7 3 (1.13%) JIRA
8 2 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.75%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (0.75%) GNU Toolchain
8 2 (0.75%) JUnit
8 2 (0.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.75%) Xcode
General
1 39 (14.66%) Finance
2 22 (8.27%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.38%) Retail
4 5 (1.88%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.50%) Banking
5 4 (1.50%) Legal
6 3 (1.13%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.75%) Billing
7 2 (0.75%) Marketing
7 2 (0.75%) Automotive
7 2 (0.75%) Front Office
8 1 (0.38%) Electronics
8 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.38%) Law
8 1 (0.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 113 (42.48%) Software Engineer
2 105 (39.47%) Developer
3 52 (19.55%) Software Developer
4 49 (18.42%) Senior Software Engineer
5 40 (15.04%) Graduate
6 36 (13.53%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 31 (11.65%) Junior
8 30 (11.28%) C++ Developer
9 26 (9.77%) Technical Support
10 24 (9.02%) C++ Software Engineer
11 23 (8.65%) Junior Developer
12 21 (7.89%) Junior Software Developer
13 20 (7.52%) Technical Engineer
13 20 (7.52%) Technical Support Engineer
13 20 (7.52%) Support Engineer
13 20 (7.52%) Senior Developer
14 19 (7.14%) Junior Software Engineer
15 15 (5.64%) C Software Engineer
15 15 (5.64%) C# Developer
16 14 (5.26%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (38.72%) .NET
2 74 (27.82%) HTML
3 49 (18.42%) XML
4 44 (16.54%) WCF
5 42 (15.79%) ASP.NET
6 34 (12.78%) WPF
6 34 (12.78%) HTML5
7 20 (7.52%) STL
7 20 (7.52%) Web Services
7 20 (7.52%) Spring
8 18 (6.77%) WinForms
9 16 (6.02%) CSS
10 15 (5.64%) jQuery
11 12 (4.51%) JSON
12 11 (4.14%) .NET Framework
13 10 (3.76%) Ajax
13 10 (3.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 7 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
15 6 (2.26%) J2EE
16 5 (1.88%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 74 (27.82%) Computer Science
2 30 (11.28%) Embedded Systems
3 12 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.01%) Mathematics
5 7 (2.63%) Device Driver
6 4 (1.50%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.50%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.13%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.13%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.13%) MPEG
7 3 (1.13%) EMV
7 3 (1.13%) Smartcard
7 3 (1.13%) Physics
7 3 (1.13%) Blog
7 3 (1.13%) Open Source
7 3 (1.13%) CUDA
7 3 (1.13%) Social Media
8 2 (0.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (0.75%) User Experience
9 1 (0.38%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 100 (37.59%) Windows
2 96 (36.09%) Linux
3 66 (24.81%) UNIX
4 22 (8.27%) Mac OS X
5 8 (3.01%) Android
6 6 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (2.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.88%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.50%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (1.50%) AIX
9 3 (1.13%) VxWorks
9 3 (1.13%) LynxOS
9 3 (1.13%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (1.13%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.75%) Debian
10 2 (0.75%) VMS
11 1 (0.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (48.50%) Software Engineering
2 88 (33.08%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (25.94%) OO
4 43 (16.17%) UML
5 39 (14.66%) Scrum
6 35 (13.16%) OOD
7 22 (8.27%) Unit Testing
8 20 (7.52%) Web Development
8 20 (7.52%) TDD
9 18 (6.77%) E-business
9 18 (6.77%) OOA/OOD
9 18 (6.77%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (6.39%) Multithreading
11 16 (6.02%) SOA
12 15 (5.64%) User Stories
13 14 (5.26%) Migration
14 13 (4.89%) Continuous Improvement
15 12 (4.51%) Test Automation
16 11 (4.14%) Software Architecture
17 10 (3.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 136 (51.13%) C#
2 123 (46.24%) C
3 96 (36.09%) Java
4 91 (34.21%) JavaScript
5 83 (31.20%) SQL
6 75 (28.20%) Python
7 40 (15.04%) Perl
8 30 (11.28%) Ruby
9 22 (8.27%) T-SQL
10 19 (7.14%) VC++
11 15 (5.64%) PHP
12 14 (5.26%) VB
13 12 (4.51%) Embedded C
13 12 (4.51%) Embedded C++
13 12 (4.51%) Shell Script
13 12 (4.51%) Bash Shell
14 8 (3.01%) VB.NET
15 6 (2.26%) PL/SQL
16 5 (1.88%) Tcl
17 4 (1.50%) Ada
Qualifications
1 109 (40.98%) Degree
2 8 (3.01%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.26%) VCP4
4 5 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.88%) CNE
4 5 (1.88%) Novell Certification
5 4 (1.50%) MCSE
5 4 (1.50%) CCNA
5 4 (1.50%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.50%) CCVP
5 4 (1.50%) MCTS
6 3 (1.13%) PhD
7 2 (0.75%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.38%) MCP
8 1 (0.38%) GCIA
8 1 (0.38%) GCIH
8 1 (0.38%) MOS
8 1 (0.38%) CISSP
8 1 (0.38%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.14%) QA
2 4 (1.50%) SLA
3 3 (1.13%) DO-178B
3 3 (1.13%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (3.76%) NFS
1 10 (3.76%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.50%) Firmware
3 1 (0.38%) Xen
3 1 (0.38%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (1.50%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.38%) Puppet
2 1 (0.38%) SELinux
Vendors
1 40 (15.04%) Oracle
2 37 (13.91%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.01%) Cisco
4 5 (1.88%) Sybase
4 5 (1.88%) Lotus
4 5 (1.88%) Imperva
4 5 (1.88%) F5
5 4 (1.50%) Xamarin
5 4 (1.50%) SaltStack
5 4 (1.50%) Teradata
5 4 (1.50%) Remedy
5 4 (1.50%) IBM
6 3 (1.13%) HP
7 2 (0.75%) Juniper
7 2 (0.75%) Sencha
7 2 (0.75%) Appcelerator
8 1 (0.38%) Google
8 1 (0.38%) Huawei
8 1 (0.38%) Ericsson
8 1 (0.38%) ESRI
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 46 minutes ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: c35000
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Bracknell
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Slough
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: Competitive
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Slough
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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