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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 81 38 42
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +4
Permanent jobs citing C++ 152 295 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.60% 5.27% 5.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.07% 13.08% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 116 263 234
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
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
2151 2256 2811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 36.73% 40.30% 49.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1720 2003 2473
Average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 27 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 27 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 -43 62 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Bracknell +9 23 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Newbury -7 20 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Slough -9 13 £50,000 +47.05% 3
Maidenhead -13 9 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Windsor -8 8 £60,000 -14.28%
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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++.

1 174 (50.43%) C#
2 131 (37.97%) .NET
2 131 (37.97%) Linux
3 130 (37.68%) C
4 124 (35.94%) Software Engineering
5 118 (34.20%) Windows
6 114 (33.04%) Java
6 114 (33.04%) Degree
7 105 (30.43%) SQL
8 93 (26.96%) Computer Science
9 79 (22.90%) JavaScript
10 72 (20.87%) HTML
11 65 (18.84%) UNIX
12 63 (18.26%) SQL Server
13 57 (16.52%) Agile Software Development
14 54 (15.65%) Python
15 51 (14.78%) XML
16 50 (14.49%) Microsoft
17 47 (13.62%) OO
17 47 (13.62%) QA
18 45 (13.04%) Telecoms
19 43 (12.46%) CSS
20 38 (11.01%) Oracle
21 36 (10.43%) ASP.NET
21 36 (10.43%) TCP/IP
22 34 (9.86%) Perl
23 30 (8.70%) Embedded Systems
24 28 (8.12%) VB
24 28 (8.12%) Web Services
25 26 (7.54%) Project Management

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 24 (6.96%) IIS
2 10 (2.90%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.32%) Apache
4 7 (2.03%) Tomcat
4 7 (2.03%) CMS
5 4 (1.16%) Joomla!
5 4 (1.16%) Drupal
5 4 (1.16%) Kentico
6 3 (0.87%) OpenStack
6 3 (0.87%) SAS
7 1 (0.29%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.29%) Jetty
7 1 (0.29%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 26 (7.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.29%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.29%) Simulink
2 1 (0.29%) MS Project
2 1 (0.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 26 (7.54%) SaaS
2 1 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (10.43%) TCP/IP
2 21 (6.09%) Ethernet
3 20 (5.80%) SMTP
4 18 (5.22%) HTTP
5 17 (4.93%) SAN
5 17 (4.93%) IMAP
5 17 (4.93%) NAS
6 16 (4.64%) GPRS
7 15 (4.35%) Wireshark
8 11 (3.19%) Wireless
8 11 (3.19%) DVB
8 11 (3.19%) ADSL
9 8 (2.32%) LDAP
9 8 (2.32%) GSM
9 8 (2.32%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (2.03%) Internet
10 7 (2.03%) SNMP
11 6 (1.74%) SSL
12 5 (1.45%) FTP
13 4 (1.16%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (18.26%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.06%) Relational Database
3 13 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (3.19%) MySQL
5 8 (2.32%) NoSQL
6 7 (2.03%) Hadoop
7 6 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (1.74%) Big Data
8 5 (1.45%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (1.45%) MS Access
9 4 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.16%) Redis
10 3 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.87%) Data Mining
10 3 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.58%) Pentaho
12 1 (0.29%) CouchDB
12 1 (0.29%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.29%) Riak
Development Applications
1 26 (7.54%) Visual Studio
2 17 (4.93%) Ant
2 17 (4.93%) Eclipse
2 17 (4.93%) WebLOAD
2 17 (4.93%) AQtime
3 13 (3.77%) Git (software)
4 8 (2.32%) Subversion
5 7 (2.03%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 6 (1.74%) Selenium
7 5 (1.45%) TestNG
7 5 (1.45%) Maven
7 5 (1.45%) ClearCase
7 5 (1.45%) LoadRunner
8 4 (1.16%) RSpec
9 3 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.87%) WebObjects
9 3 (0.87%) JUnit
9 3 (0.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.58%) InstallShield
10 2 (0.58%) Bugzilla
General
1 45 (13.04%) Telecoms
2 23 (6.67%) Finance
3 18 (5.22%) Electronics
4 13 (3.77%) Banking
5 10 (2.90%) Manufacturing
5 10 (2.90%) Games
6 8 (2.32%) Marketing
6 8 (2.32%) French Language
7 6 (1.74%) Military
7 6 (1.74%) Retail
8 4 (1.16%) Publishing
8 4 (1.16%) German Language
9 3 (0.87%) Legal
9 3 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.87%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.29%) Advertising
10 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.29%) Automotive
10 1 (0.29%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 153 (44.35%) Developer
2 96 (27.83%) Software Engineer
3 62 (17.97%) Software Developer
4 33 (9.57%) Senior Software Engineer
5 30 (8.70%) C++ Software Engineer
6 27 (7.83%) C++ Developer
7 21 (6.09%) Mobile Developer
8 20 (5.80%) Windows Mobile Developer
8 20 (5.80%) .NET Developer
9 18 (5.22%) Graduate
9 18 (5.22%) Junior
10 17 (4.93%) Senior Developer
10 17 (4.93%) Java Developer
10 17 (4.93%) Junior Developer
10 17 (4.93%) Senior Software Developer
11 16 (4.64%) Test Engineer
11 16 (4.64%) Programmer
11 16 (4.64%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
12 15 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
13 14 (4.06%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (37.97%) .NET
2 72 (20.87%) HTML
3 51 (14.78%) XML
4 43 (12.46%) CSS
5 36 (10.43%) ASP.NET
6 28 (8.12%) Web Services
7 21 (6.09%) MFC
7 21 (6.09%) WinForms
8 20 (5.80%) .NET Framework
8 20 (5.80%) jQuery
9 18 (5.22%) MAPI
10 15 (4.35%) SOAP
10 15 (4.35%) JSON
10 15 (4.35%) Ajax
11 14 (4.06%) HTML5
12 13 (3.77%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 13 (3.77%) STL
13 12 (3.48%) Spring
14 11 (3.19%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (2.90%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 93 (26.96%) Computer Science
2 30 (8.70%) Embedded Systems
3 17 (4.93%) Firmware
4 14 (4.06%) MPEG
4 14 (4.06%) Mathematics
5 13 (3.77%) Mobile App
6 11 (3.19%) Client/Server
7 10 (2.90%) Device Driver
7 10 (2.90%) Home Automation
8 9 (2.61%) Visualisation
8 9 (2.61%) STB
9 8 (2.32%) PKI
9 8 (2.32%) Smartphone
9 8 (2.32%) PDA
10 7 (2.03%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.74%) Physics
12 5 (1.45%) Cryptography
13 4 (1.16%) DTV
13 4 (1.16%) Streaming Video
14 3 (0.87%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 131 (37.97%) Linux
2 118 (34.20%) Windows
3 65 (18.84%) UNIX
4 21 (6.09%) Windows Mobile
5 17 (4.93%) Apple iOS
6 11 (3.19%) Android
7 10 (2.90%) Embedded Linux
7 10 (2.90%) Mac OS X
8 9 (2.61%) Solaris
9 3 (0.87%) Debian
10 2 (0.58%) VxWorks
10 2 (0.58%) LynxOS
11 1 (0.29%) uClinux
11 1 (0.29%) HPUX
11 1 (0.29%) zOS
11 1 (0.29%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (35.94%) Software Engineering
2 57 (16.52%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (13.62%) OO
4 26 (7.54%) Project Management
5 23 (6.67%) Scrum
6 18 (5.22%) UML
7 17 (4.93%) Benchmarking
8 16 (4.64%) Product Management
9 14 (4.06%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (4.06%) TDD
10 13 (3.77%) MVC
10 13 (3.77%) Data Protection
10 13 (3.77%) Software Architecture
10 13 (3.77%) iOS Development
10 13 (3.77%) Performance Tuning
11 12 (3.48%) Waterfall
12 11 (3.19%) DRM
13 10 (2.90%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (2.90%) ITIL
13 10 (2.90%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 174 (50.43%) C#
2 130 (37.68%) C
3 114 (33.04%) Java
4 105 (30.43%) SQL
5 79 (22.90%) JavaScript
6 54 (15.65%) Python
7 34 (9.86%) Perl
8 28 (8.12%) VB
9 22 (6.38%) Shell Script
10 20 (5.80%) VB.NET
10 20 (5.80%) PHP
11 12 (3.48%) Embedded C++
12 11 (3.19%) Embedded C
12 11 (3.19%) VC++
13 10 (2.90%) Assembly Language
14 9 (2.61%) Ruby
15 6 (1.74%) MATLAB
15 6 (1.74%) F#
15 6 (1.74%) Objective-C
16 5 (1.45%) Ada
Qualifications
1 114 (33.04%) Degree
2 15 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.48%) DV Cleared
4 5 (1.45%) CISSP
5 4 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.87%) CEH
6 3 (0.87%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.58%) PhD
8 1 (0.29%) ISEB
8 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.29%) MCSE
8 1 (0.29%) PMP
8 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (13.62%) QA
2 2 (0.58%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (5.51%) Active Directory
3 17 (4.93%) VMware ESX
4 5 (1.45%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.45%) NFS
5 2 (0.58%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (1.74%) NetBackup
1 6 (1.74%) Backup Exec
1 6 (1.74%) PureDisk
2 3 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.29%) nmon
Vendors
1 50 (14.49%) Microsoft
2 38 (11.01%) Oracle
3 22 (6.38%) VMware
4 11 (3.19%) Broadcom
5 9 (2.61%) EMC
6 8 (2.32%) NEC
7 7 (2.03%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.45%) F5
9 4 (1.16%) ServiceNow
9 4 (1.16%) Apple
9 4 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.16%) SAP
10 3 (0.87%) JBoss
10 3 (0.87%) QNX
11 2 (0.58%) Teradata
11 2 (0.58%) HP
12 1 (0.29%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.29%) Autodesk
12 1 (0.29%) Websense
12 1 (0.29%) SolidWorks
Reading, Berkshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 40,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £42,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension + BUPA + Life Ins + Lunch +
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum Pension + BUPA + Life Ins + Lunch +
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum +Many benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
GE
Salary: Competitive salary & excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Berkshire
DP Connect
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + + Car + Health
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago