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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 71 70 34
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -36
Permanent jobs citing C++ 165 177 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.31% 3.16% 6.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.34% 8.19% 15.37%
Number of salaries quoted 103 137 302
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
1978 2161 2173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 39.70% 38.53% 39.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1621 1755 1941
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +7 84 £40,000 -11.11% 17
Newbury +25 44 £48,750 +14.70% 4
Bracknell +5 15 £50,000 +17.64%
Slough -14 5 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Hungerford - 4 - - 1
Wokingham - 4 £40,000 -
Crowthorne - 3 £40,000 -
Thatcham - 2 £50,000 -
Ascot - 1 £23,000 -
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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++.

1 129 (50.99%) Software Engineering
2 117 (46.25%) Degree
3 100 (39.53%) C
3 100 (39.53%) C#
4 88 (34.78%) Linux
5 80 (31.62%) Java
6 79 (31.23%) Windows
7 75 (29.64%) Computer Science
8 69 (27.27%) Python
9 66 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
10 56 (22.13%) JavaScript
11 54 (21.34%) .NET
12 52 (20.55%) SQL
13 48 (18.97%) Manufacturing
14 42 (16.60%) UNIX
15 40 (15.81%) Analytical Skills
16 39 (15.42%) Multithreading
16 39 (15.42%) TCP/IP
17 36 (14.23%) TDD
17 36 (14.23%) Microsoft
17 36 (14.23%) SQL Server
17 36 (14.23%) Mathematics
18 34 (13.44%) PHP
19 30 (11.86%) HTML
19 30 (11.86%) HTTP
20 27 (10.67%) MySQL
20 27 (10.67%) Visual Studio
21 26 (10.28%) JIRA
21 26 (10.28%) Algorithms
22 24 (9.49%) ASP.NET

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 20 (7.91%) Apache
2 15 (5.93%) IIS
3 5 (1.98%) Node.js
3 5 (1.98%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.19%) JBoss
5 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.40%) Zope
5 1 (0.40%) Lync
5 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
Applications
1 18 (7.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.19%) Simulink
3 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.40%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (8.70%) SaaS
2 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (15.42%) TCP/IP
2 30 (11.86%) HTTP
3 17 (6.72%) FTP
4 11 (4.35%) SSL
5 6 (2.37%) Internet
6 5 (1.98%) Kerberos
6 5 (1.98%) LDAP
7 4 (1.58%) SNMP
7 4 (1.58%) SMTP
8 3 (1.19%) VPN
8 3 (1.19%) LAN
8 3 (1.19%) WAN
8 3 (1.19%) Firewall
8 3 (1.19%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (1.19%) Network Security
9 2 (0.79%) Wireshark
9 2 (0.79%) POP3
9 2 (0.79%) VoIP
9 2 (0.79%) DNS
10 1 (0.40%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (14.23%) SQL Server
2 27 (10.67%) MySQL
3 20 (7.91%) NoSQL
4 14 (5.53%) MongoDB
5 12 (4.74%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (2.77%) RDBMS
6 7 (2.77%) Oracle Database
6 7 (2.77%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.98%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.98%) Big Data
7 5 (1.98%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 27 (10.67%) Visual Studio
2 26 (10.28%) JIRA
3 20 (7.91%) Subversion
4 16 (6.32%) TeamCity
5 7 (2.77%) Rational DOORS
6 5 (1.98%) FitNesse
7 4 (1.58%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.79%) NUnit
8 2 (0.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.79%) GNU Toolchain
8 2 (0.79%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.79%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.79%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.40%) Grunt
9 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.40%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (0.40%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.40%) JUnit
General
1 48 (18.97%) Manufacturing
2 21 (8.30%) Electronics
3 17 (6.72%) Legal
4 14 (5.53%) Telecoms
5 11 (4.35%) Finance
6 5 (1.98%) Banking
7 4 (1.58%) Aerospace
7 4 (1.58%) Marketing
8 2 (0.79%) Avionics
8 2 (0.79%) Billing
8 2 (0.79%) Automotive
9 1 (0.40%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.40%) Military
Job Titles
1 119 (47.04%) Software Engineer
2 66 (26.09%) Developer
3 47 (18.58%) Senior Software Engineer
4 38 (15.02%) C++ Software Engineer
5 28 (11.07%) Software Developer
6 20 (7.91%) Real Time Software Engineer
6 20 (7.91%) Real Time Engineer
7 18 (7.11%) Graduate
8 17 (6.72%) C++ Developer
9 16 (6.32%) Senior Developer
10 15 (5.93%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 15 (5.93%) Principal Software Engineer
10 15 (5.93%) Principal Engineer
11 14 (5.53%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
12 13 (5.14%) Senior Software Developer
13 12 (4.74%) Junior
14 9 (3.56%) Support Engineer
14 9 (3.56%) Graduate Software Engineer
15 8 (3.16%) Technical Support
15 8 (3.16%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (21.34%) .NET
2 30 (11.86%) HTML
3 24 (9.49%) ASP.NET
4 20 (7.91%) XML
5 17 (6.72%) JSON
5 17 (6.72%) WCF
5 17 (6.72%) jQuery
6 16 (6.32%) REST
6 16 (6.32%) Web Services
7 15 (5.93%) .NET Framework
7 15 (5.93%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (5.53%) CSS
9 13 (5.14%) Ruby on Rails
9 13 (5.14%) AngularJS
10 12 (4.74%) Express
10 12 (4.74%) Backbone.js
10 12 (4.74%) CodeIgniter
10 12 (4.74%) CakePHP
10 12 (4.74%) Ember.js
10 12 (4.74%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 75 (29.64%) Computer Science
2 40 (15.81%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (14.23%) Mathematics
4 26 (10.28%) Algorithms
5 17 (6.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 16 (6.32%) Embedded Systems
7 12 (4.74%) Device Driver
8 10 (3.95%) Physics
9 8 (3.16%) 3D Graphics
9 8 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (2.77%) Mobile App
10 7 (2.77%) Replication
11 6 (2.37%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.98%) VHDL
12 5 (1.98%) Social Media
13 4 (1.58%) Visualisation
13 4 (1.58%) Smartphone
13 4 (1.58%) Management Information System
14 3 (1.19%) Economics
14 3 (1.19%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 88 (34.78%) Linux
2 79 (31.23%) Windows
3 42 (16.60%) UNIX
4 16 (6.32%) Mac OS X
5 12 (4.74%) Windows 2000
5 12 (4.74%) Windows NT
5 12 (4.74%) Windows XP
6 5 (1.98%) Android
6 5 (1.98%) CentOS
6 5 (1.98%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.79%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.79%) Debian
7 2 (0.79%) Solaris
8 1 (0.40%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.40%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (50.99%) Software Engineering
2 66 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (15.42%) Multithreading
4 36 (14.23%) TDD
5 24 (9.49%) Scrum
6 20 (7.91%) OO
6 20 (7.91%) Unit Testing
7 18 (7.11%) MVC
7 18 (7.11%) SDLC
8 16 (6.32%) Software Architecture
9 15 (5.93%) CAD
10 14 (5.53%) ETL
10 14 (5.53%) BDD
10 14 (5.53%) Release Management
11 13 (5.14%) UML
12 11 (4.35%) OOD
12 11 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
12 11 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (3.95%) Open Source
13 10 (3.95%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 100 (39.53%) C
1 100 (39.53%) C#
2 80 (31.62%) Java
3 69 (27.27%) Python
4 56 (22.13%) JavaScript
5 52 (20.55%) SQL
6 34 (13.44%) PHP
7 22 (8.70%) Embedded C++
8 21 (8.30%) VB.NET
9 20 (7.91%) Perl
10 19 (7.51%) Ruby
11 17 (6.72%) VC++
12 14 (5.53%) Embedded C
13 13 (5.14%) Objective-C
14 11 (4.35%) VB
15 10 (3.95%) Bash Shell
16 8 (3.16%) MATLAB
17 6 (2.37%) T-SQL
18 5 (1.98%) Shell Script
19 3 (1.19%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 117 (46.25%) Degree
2 9 (3.56%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.16%) PhD
4 7 (2.77%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.79%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.40%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.40%) HND
7 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.40%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.70%) QA
2 5 (1.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (7.11%) Firmware
2 5 (1.98%) NFS
3 2 (0.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (1.98%) ZABBIX
1 5 (1.98%) Puppet
Vendors
1 36 (14.23%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.11%) Oracle
3 9 (3.56%) Websense
4 7 (2.77%) Splunk
5 5 (1.98%) Xilinx
5 5 (1.98%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.58%) MuleSoft
6 4 (1.58%) Cisco
6 4 (1.58%) IBM
7 2 (0.79%) SAP
8 1 (0.40%) Siebel
8 1 (0.40%) EMC
8 1 (0.40%) Avaya
8 1 (0.40%) Apple
8 1 (0.40%) Altera
8 1 (0.40%) ESRI
8 1 (0.40%) Google
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