The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
South East / Berkshire
Rank 48 59 98
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +39
Permanent jobs citing C++ 164 201 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.76% 4.02% 2.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.87% 9.54% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 131 181 136
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
1661 2106 2041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 48.26% 42.12% 37.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1407 1866 1715
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 February 2017.

C++ Salary Histogram in Berkshire

C++
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +25 80 £50,000 +42.85% 4
Reading -24 40 £45,000 -14.28% 10
Maidenhead +7 9 £52,500 +75.00% 3
Newbury -4 5 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Slough +30 3 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Hungerford - 1 £24,000 -
Windsor - 1 - -
Wokingham - 1 £47,500 - 1
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 182 (61.28%) Software Engineering
2 155 (52.19%) C#
3 132 (44.44%) Degree
4 127 (42.76%) Java
5 106 (35.69%) C
6 101 (34.01%) Linux
7 92 (30.98%) Python
8 88 (29.63%) Computer Science
9 83 (27.95%) SQL
10 75 (25.25%) Agile Software Development
11 74 (24.92%) HTML
12 73 (24.58%) TDD
13 66 (22.22%) JavaScript
14 64 (21.55%) Multithreading
14 64 (21.55%) SDLC
15 59 (19.87%) Microsoft
16 57 (19.19%) CSS
17 56 (18.86%) Mathematics
18 55 (18.52%) Visual Studio
19 53 (17.85%) .NET
20 47 (15.82%) Scrum
21 45 (15.15%) Windows
22 36 (12.12%) HTTP
23 35 (11.78%) TCP/IP
23 35 (11.78%) MFC
23 35 (11.78%) Boost C++ Libraries
24 34 (11.45%) OO
25 33 (11.11%) OOP
25 33 (11.11%) STL
26 32 (10.77%) Unix

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (1.35%) IIS
3 3 (1.01%) Confluence
4 2 (0.67%) IBM Domino
4 2 (0.67%) JBoss
4 2 (0.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.34%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.34%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.34%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 7 (2.36%) Acrobat
1 7 (2.36%) Fireworks
1 7 (2.36%) MS Visio
1 7 (2.36%) RoboHelp
2 5 (1.68%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.35%) Final Cut Pro
3 4 (1.35%) MS Office
3 4 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.35%) QuarkXPress
4 2 (0.67%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 6 (2.02%) BigMachines
2 4 (1.35%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.35%) SaaS
3 3 (1.01%) GitHub
4 2 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 36 (12.12%) HTTP
2 35 (11.78%) TCP/IP
3 21 (7.07%) SMTP
4 20 (6.73%) Kerberos
5 17 (5.72%) FTP
5 17 (5.72%) LDAP
6 12 (4.04%) Internet
7 11 (3.70%) Wireless
8 5 (1.68%) Firewall
8 5 (1.68%) SSL
8 5 (1.68%) VPN
8 5 (1.68%) Wireshark
9 4 (1.35%) DNS
9 4 (1.35%) Ethernet
9 4 (1.35%) GPRS
9 4 (1.35%) GSM
9 4 (1.35%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (1.35%) RS-232
9 4 (1.35%) RS-485
10 2 (0.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.38%) Big Data
2 12 (4.04%) Oracle Database
2 12 (4.04%) SQLite
3 10 (3.37%) Hadoop
3 10 (3.37%) NoSQL
3 10 (3.37%) SQL Server
4 9 (3.03%) Relational Database
5 7 (2.36%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.02%) RDBMS
7 5 (1.68%) MySQL
8 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.67%) HBase
10 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 55 (18.52%) Visual Studio
2 23 (7.74%) Eclipse
3 16 (5.39%) Git (software)
4 11 (3.70%) Jenkins
5 10 (3.37%) FitNesse
6 9 (3.03%) Cucumber
7 8 (2.69%) Bitbucket
7 8 (2.69%) JMeter
7 8 (2.69%) Rational Performance Tester
8 5 (1.68%) Mercurial
9 4 (1.35%) Ant
9 4 (1.35%) WinDbg
10 3 (1.01%) Bugzilla
10 3 (1.01%) JIRA
10 3 (1.01%) MSBuild
10 3 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.67%) AQtime
11 2 (0.67%) Hudson
11 2 (0.67%) TestNG
11 2 (0.67%) WebLOAD
General
1 16 (5.39%) Finance
2 11 (3.70%) Electronics
2 11 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.36%) Manufacturing
3 7 (2.36%) Retail
4 6 (2.02%) Advertising
5 4 (1.35%) Banking
6 3 (1.01%) Games
6 3 (1.01%) Marketing
7 2 (0.67%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.67%) Military
8 1 (0.34%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 134 (45.12%) Software Engineer
2 83 (27.95%) Developer
3 77 (25.93%) C++ Software Engineer
4 58 (19.53%) Graduate
5 49 (16.50%) Senior Software Engineer
6 37 (12.46%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 32 (10.77%) C++ Developer
8 31 (10.44%) C# Developer
9 29 (9.76%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 28 (9.43%) Graduate Developer
11 18 (6.06%) Java Engineer
12 17 (5.72%) .NET Developer
12 17 (5.72%) C Software Engineer
12 17 (5.72%) C# .NET Developer
12 17 (5.72%) C/C++ Software Engineer
12 17 (5.72%) Graduate .NET Developer
12 17 (5.72%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
12 17 (5.72%) Graduate C# Developer
12 17 (5.72%) Java Software Engineer
13 16 (5.39%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (24.92%) HTML
2 57 (19.19%) CSS
3 53 (17.85%) .NET
4 35 (11.78%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 35 (11.78%) MFC
5 33 (11.11%) STL
6 32 (10.77%) Ajax
7 31 (10.44%) COM
8 28 (9.43%) Web Services
9 25 (8.42%) XML
10 15 (5.05%) WCF
10 15 (5.05%) WPF
11 13 (4.38%) RESTful
12 12 (4.04%) AngularJS
12 12 (4.04%) MAPI
13 11 (3.70%) JSON
13 11 (3.70%) SOAP
14 10 (3.37%) DCOM
14 10 (3.37%) Qt
15 9 (3.03%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 88 (29.63%) Computer Science
2 22 (7.41%) Embedded Systems
3 20 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (5.72%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (4.04%) Algorithms
5 12 (4.04%) Management Information System
6 10 (3.37%) Data Structures
7 9 (3.03%) Home Automation
8 6 (2.02%) Cyber Attack
9 5 (1.68%) iSeries
10 4 (1.35%) Blackberry
10 4 (1.35%) PDA
11 3 (1.01%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 3 (1.01%) Fintech
11 3 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.67%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.67%) PMI
13 1 (0.34%) Cyberthreat
13 1 (0.34%) Smart Home
13 1 (0.34%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 101 (34.01%) Linux
2 45 (15.15%) Windows
3 32 (10.77%) Unix
4 7 (2.36%) Solaris
5 6 (2.02%) Android
6 5 (1.68%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.68%) Mac OS X
6 5 (1.68%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.35%) Mac OS
7 4 (1.35%) Windows 2000
7 4 (1.35%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.35%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.34%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (61.28%) Software Engineering
2 75 (25.25%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (24.58%) TDD
4 64 (21.55%) Multithreading
4 64 (21.55%) SDLC
5 56 (18.86%) Mathematics
6 47 (15.82%) Scrum
7 34 (11.45%) OO
8 33 (11.11%) OOP
9 30 (10.10%) Physics
10 26 (8.75%) Continuous Integration
11 25 (8.42%) BDD
12 21 (7.07%) Data Loss Prevention
13 20 (6.73%) Mentoring
14 19 (6.40%) OOD
14 19 (6.40%) Unit Testing
15 17 (5.72%) Microservices
16 16 (5.39%) SOA
17 15 (5.05%) Cybersecurity
18 14 (4.71%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 155 (52.19%) C#
2 127 (42.76%) Java
3 106 (35.69%) C
4 92 (30.98%) Python
5 83 (27.95%) SQL
6 66 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 19 (6.40%) Bash Shell
7 19 (6.40%) Perl
8 17 (5.72%) Ruby
9 14 (4.71%) Embedded C++
10 12 (4.04%) PL/SQL
10 12 (4.04%) Shell Script
11 11 (3.70%) PHP
12 9 (3.03%) MATLAB
12 9 (3.03%) T-SQL
13 8 (2.69%) VB.NET
14 7 (2.36%) Embedded C
14 7 (2.36%) PowerShell
15 4 (1.35%) Objective-C
15 4 (1.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 132 (44.44%) Degree
2 8 (2.69%) ISTQB
3 5 (1.68%) CREST Certified
3 5 (1.68%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.68%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.35%) MCP
5 2 (0.67%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.34%) CISA
6 1 (0.34%) CISM
6 1 (0.34%) CISSP
6 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.34%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.69%) QA
2 5 (1.68%) SLA
3 3 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.67%) PMO
5 1 (0.34%) ISO26262
System Software
1 17 (5.72%) NFS
2 8 (2.69%) Docker
3 7 (2.36%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.36%) VMware ESX
4 6 (2.02%) Firmware
5 3 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.67%) HDFS
7 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.34%) KVM
7 1 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (3.37%) Perfmon
2 9 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (2.69%) HP SiteScope
4 6 (2.02%) Puppet
5 2 (0.67%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.34%) yum
Vendors
1 59 (19.87%) Microsoft
2 20 (6.73%) Oracle
3 15 (5.05%) IBM
4 14 (4.71%) SAP
5 11 (3.70%) Adobe
6 9 (3.03%) HP
6 9 (3.03%) VMware
7 8 (2.69%) Riverbed
7 8 (2.69%) SOASTA, Inc
8 4 (1.35%) Apple
8 4 (1.35%) EMC
8 4 (1.35%) NEC
8 4 (1.35%) Quark
9 3 (1.01%) Atlassian
9 3 (1.01%) Avid
9 3 (1.01%) Sage
9 3 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.34%) Borland
10 1 (0.34%) Renesas
10 1 (0.34%) Xilinx
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Theale, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Competitive + Benefits including an exceptional Pension scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Flexible Working
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Cititec
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Car allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: GBP 40 - 50k +Many benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary + benefits including an exceptional pen
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + £6.3k car allowance + 10% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Wokingham
Spectrum IT
Posted: 19 days ago