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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 114 58 79
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +21
Permanent jobs citing C++ 114 226 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.03% 3.89% 3.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.49% 9.34% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 105 197 167
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £26,900 £34,000
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
2076 2420 2412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 37.03% 41.67% 45.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1749 2042 2075
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 £67,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 April 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 1 April 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 -56 39 £42,500 - 11
Newbury +6 27 £50,000 - 5
Bracknell +2 21 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Slough +3 15 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Maidenhead -1 5 £62,500 +38.88% 2
Hungerford -16 4 £35,000 -28.20% 1
Wokingham +21 2 £43,000 -4.44%
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 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++.

1 122 (50.83%) C#
2 118 (49.17%) Software Engineering
3 108 (45.00%) C
4 106 (44.17%) Degree
5 103 (42.92%) .NET
6 97 (40.42%) Windows
7 89 (37.08%) Linux
8 85 (35.42%) JavaScript
9 84 (35.00%) Java
10 75 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
11 73 (30.42%) SQL Server
12 71 (29.58%) SQL
12 71 (29.58%) Computer Science
13 67 (27.92%) HTML
14 66 (27.50%) Python
15 60 (25.00%) UNIX
15 60 (25.00%) OO
16 41 (17.08%) WCF
17 40 (16.67%) XML
17 40 (16.67%) UML
17 40 (16.67%) Microsoft
18 39 (16.25%) ASP.NET
19 38 (15.83%) TCP/IP
20 36 (15.00%) Oracle
20 36 (15.00%) Scrum
21 32 (13.33%) Perl
21 32 (13.33%) MS Excel
21 32 (13.33%) WPF
22 30 (12.50%) Visual Studio
22 30 (12.50%) HTML5

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 9 (3.75%) IIS
2 7 (2.92%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.08%) IBM Notes
4 4 (1.67%) Apache
4 4 (1.67%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.67%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.67%) Lync
5 3 (1.25%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.42%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.42%) Zope
Applications
1 32 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.42%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.42%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (15.83%) TCP/IP
2 15 (6.25%) HTTP
3 12 (5.00%) FTP
4 11 (4.58%) Kerberos
4 11 (4.58%) LDAP
5 5 (2.08%) VoIP
5 5 (2.08%) DNS
5 5 (2.08%) RTP
6 4 (1.67%) Firewall
6 4 (1.67%) ISDN
6 4 (1.67%) DHCP
6 4 (1.67%) WAN
7 2 (0.83%) Network Security
8 1 (0.42%) tcpdump
8 1 (0.42%) snoop
8 1 (0.42%) VPN
8 1 (0.42%) SS7
8 1 (0.42%) Megaco
8 1 (0.42%) ISUP
8 1 (0.42%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (30.42%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.33%) MongoDB
3 7 (2.92%) NoSQL
4 6 (2.50%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.08%) MySQL
6 4 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.25%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.83%) Big Data
9 1 (0.42%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.42%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.42%) HPCC
Development Applications
1 30 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 11 (4.58%) Git (software)
3 9 (3.75%) Subversion
4 6 (2.50%) ClearCase
5 5 (2.08%) JIRA
5 5 (2.08%) QuickTest Pro
5 5 (2.08%) Rational DOORS
6 4 (1.67%) GNU Toolchain
6 4 (1.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 4 (1.67%) RequisitePro
6 4 (1.67%) ClearQuest
6 4 (1.67%) Selenium
6 4 (1.67%) Rational Rose
7 3 (1.25%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.25%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.42%) Ant
9 1 (0.42%) JUnit
9 1 (0.42%) LabVIEW
General
1 24 (10.00%) Finance
2 16 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.67%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.25%) Aerospace
4 3 (1.25%) Banking
4 3 (1.25%) Retail
4 3 (1.25%) Multimedia
4 3 (1.25%) Legal
5 2 (0.83%) Billing
5 2 (0.83%) Marketing
5 2 (0.83%) Avionics
5 2 (0.83%) Automotive
6 1 (0.42%) Law
6 1 (0.42%) Games
6 1 (0.42%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 104 (43.33%) Software Engineer
2 98 (40.83%) Developer
3 46 (19.17%) Software Developer
4 43 (17.92%) Senior Software Engineer
5 37 (15.42%) Graduate
6 33 (13.75%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 30 (12.50%) C++ Developer
8 29 (12.08%) Junior
9 24 (10.00%) Technical Support
10 23 (9.58%) C++ Software Engineer
11 21 (8.75%) Junior Developer
12 20 (8.33%) Junior Software Developer
13 18 (7.50%) Junior Software Engineer
13 18 (7.50%) Technical Support Engineer
13 18 (7.50%) Technical Engineer
13 18 (7.50%) Support Engineer
14 17 (7.08%) Senior Developer
15 16 (6.67%) C Software Engineer
16 14 (5.83%) C# Developer
17 13 (5.42%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (42.92%) .NET
2 67 (27.92%) HTML
3 41 (17.08%) WCF
4 40 (16.67%) XML
5 39 (16.25%) ASP.NET
6 32 (13.33%) WPF
7 30 (12.50%) HTML5
8 19 (7.92%) STL
9 18 (7.50%) Web Services
10 17 (7.08%) WinForms
10 17 (7.08%) Spring
11 16 (6.67%) CSS
12 14 (5.83%) JSON
13 13 (5.42%) jQuery
14 10 (4.17%) Ajax
14 10 (4.17%) .NET Framework
15 7 (2.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 6 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
17 5 (2.08%) REST
17 5 (2.08%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 71 (29.58%) Computer Science
2 29 (12.08%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.92%) Mathematics
4 4 (1.67%) Client/Server
4 4 (1.67%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.25%) Device Driver
5 3 (1.25%) MPEG
5 3 (1.25%) Physics
5 3 (1.25%) Blog
5 3 (1.25%) Open Source
5 3 (1.25%) CUDA
5 3 (1.25%) Social Media
5 3 (1.25%) Algorithms
6 2 (0.83%) User Experience
6 2 (0.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.42%) IPTV
7 1 (0.42%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.42%) DTV
7 1 (0.42%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 97 (40.42%) Windows
2 89 (37.08%) Linux
3 60 (25.00%) UNIX
4 20 (8.33%) Mac OS X
5 6 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.67%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (1.67%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.67%) Android
6 4 (1.67%) AIX
6 4 (1.67%) Debian
7 3 (1.25%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (1.25%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.42%) Solaris
9 1 (0.42%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.42%) LynxOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (49.17%) Software Engineering
2 75 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (25.00%) OO
4 40 (16.67%) UML
5 36 (15.00%) Scrum
6 26 (10.83%) OOD
7 24 (10.00%) TDD
8 20 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (7.92%) Web Development
10 18 (7.50%) SOA
11 17 (7.08%) OOA/OOD
11 17 (7.08%) E-business
12 16 (6.67%) User Stories
13 15 (6.25%) Software Architecture
14 14 (5.83%) Multithreading
14 14 (5.83%) Unit Testing
15 13 (5.42%) Migration
16 12 (5.00%) Test Automation
16 12 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
17 9 (3.75%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 122 (50.83%) C#
2 108 (45.00%) C
3 85 (35.42%) JavaScript
4 84 (35.00%) Java
5 71 (29.58%) SQL
6 66 (27.50%) Python
7 32 (13.33%) Perl
8 29 (12.08%) Ruby
9 21 (8.75%) T-SQL
10 18 (7.50%) VC++
11 13 (5.42%) VB
12 11 (4.58%) Embedded C
12 11 (4.58%) Embedded C++
12 11 (4.58%) PHP
13 10 (4.17%) Bash Shell
14 8 (3.33%) VB.NET
15 6 (2.50%) PL/SQL
16 5 (2.08%) Shell Script
17 3 (1.25%) PowerShell
18 2 (0.83%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 106 (44.17%) Degree
2 9 (3.75%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.08%) CNE
3 5 (2.08%) Novell Certification
4 4 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.67%) MCSE
4 4 (1.67%) PhD
4 4 (1.67%) CCNA
4 4 (1.67%) MCTS
4 4 (1.67%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.67%) CCVP
5 2 (0.83%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.42%) GCIA
6 1 (0.42%) GCIH
6 1 (0.42%) MOS
6 1 (0.42%) CISSP
6 1 (0.42%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.17%) QA
2 4 (1.67%) SLA
3 1 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.42%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.42%) FISMA
System Software
1 11 (4.58%) NFS
2 10 (4.17%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.67%) Firmware
4 1 (0.42%) Xen
4 1 (0.42%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.42%) Puppet
Vendors
1 40 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 36 (15.00%) Oracle
3 8 (3.33%) Cisco
4 5 (2.08%) Lotus
5 4 (1.67%) SaltStack
5 4 (1.67%) IBM
5 4 (1.67%) Sybase
6 2 (0.83%) Xamarin
6 2 (0.83%) Juniper
6 2 (0.83%) Remedy
7 1 (0.42%) ESRI
7 1 (0.42%) Google
7 1 (0.42%) Huawei
7 1 (0.42%) Imperva
7 1 (0.42%) F5
7 1 (0.42%) Ericsson
7 1 (0.42%) SAP
7 1 (0.42%) Siebel
7 1 (0.42%) HP
7 1 (0.42%) Nortel
Slough
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Penson, Health
Posted: 21 hours ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £75000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hungerford, Berkshire
CDK Global
Salary: Negotiable salary
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Avis Budget Group
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Share options, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £41,000 to £45,000 per annum + Share options
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive, bonus benefits and much more
Posted: 7 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive, bonus benefits and much more
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 19 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Clearswift Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Full Corporate Benefits + training and careerdevelopment
Posted: 26 days ago