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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 63 91 41
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -50
Permanent jobs citing C++ 191 144 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.80% 2.46% 5.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.41% 6.79% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 126 111 251
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
2030 2122 2228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 40.38% 36.21% 40.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1714 1697 1967
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,050 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +22 80 £40,000 -11.11% 14
Newbury +29 56 £47,500 +2.70% 5
Bracknell +25 27 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Maidenhead +7 5 £26,500 -47.00%
Hungerford - 4 - - 1
Slough -11 3 £27,500 -45.00%
Thatcham - 3 £50,000 -
Wokingham - 2 £40,000 -
Ascot - 1 £23,000 -
Crowthorne - 1 £40,000 -
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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++.

1 140 (49.12%) Degree
2 128 (44.91%) Software Engineering
3 102 (35.79%) C#
4 99 (34.74%) C
5 93 (32.63%) Linux
6 89 (31.23%) Computer Science
7 85 (29.82%) Java
8 83 (29.12%) Python
8 83 (29.12%) Agile Software Development
9 78 (27.37%) Windows
10 60 (21.05%) Manufacturing
11 57 (20.00%) JavaScript
12 55 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
13 52 (18.25%) SQL
14 49 (17.19%) UNIX
15 47 (16.49%) .NET
15 47 (16.49%) Mathematics
16 44 (15.44%) Multithreading
16 44 (15.44%) TCP/IP
17 43 (15.09%) PHP
18 35 (12.28%) TDD
18 35 (12.28%) SQL Server
19 34 (11.93%) Algorithms
20 33 (11.58%) Microsoft
20 33 (11.58%) HTTP
21 32 (11.23%) Electronics
21 32 (11.23%) JIRA
22 31 (10.88%) Web Services
23 30 (10.53%) MySQL
24 28 (9.82%) SaaS

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 21 (7.37%) Apache
2 18 (6.32%) IIS
3 9 (3.16%) Node.js
4 6 (2.11%) OpenStack
5 3 (1.05%) JBoss
6 2 (0.70%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.70%) NetWeaver
6 2 (0.70%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.70%) Lync
7 1 (0.35%) Zope
7 1 (0.35%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (5.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.70%) Simulink
2 2 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.35%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.05%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.70%) SAP GRC
3 2 (0.70%) JDE World
Cloud Services
1 28 (9.82%) SaaS
2 4 (1.40%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.05%) Amazon S3
3 3 (1.05%) CloudFront
3 3 (1.05%) Route 53
3 3 (1.05%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (1.05%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (1.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.35%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 44 (15.44%) TCP/IP
2 33 (11.58%) HTTP
3 18 (6.32%) SSL
4 14 (4.91%) FTP
5 7 (2.46%) Internet
6 5 (1.75%) SMTP
7 4 (1.40%) SNMP
8 3 (1.05%) Firewall
8 3 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (1.05%) VPN
8 3 (1.05%) LAN
8 3 (1.05%) WAN
9 2 (0.70%) POP3
9 2 (0.70%) VoIP
9 2 (0.70%) LDAP
9 2 (0.70%) DNS
9 2 (0.70%) Kerberos
9 2 (0.70%) Wireshark
9 2 (0.70%) Network Security
9 2 (0.70%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (12.28%) SQL Server
2 30 (10.53%) MySQL
3 20 (7.02%) NoSQL
4 13 (4.56%) MongoDB
4 13 (4.56%) Relational Database
5 12 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (4.21%) RDBMS
6 10 (3.51%) Oracle Database
7 7 (2.46%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 6 (2.11%) Couchbase
9 5 (1.75%) Big Data
9 5 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.05%) DB2
10 3 (1.05%) CouchDB
10 3 (1.05%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.70%) SAP Data Services
11 2 (0.70%) HBase
11 2 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.70%) SAP BW
11 2 (0.70%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 32 (11.23%) JIRA
2 27 (9.47%) Visual Studio
3 26 (9.12%) Subversion
4 20 (7.02%) TeamCity
5 9 (3.16%) FitNesse
6 7 (2.46%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (0.70%) GNU Toolchain
7 2 (0.70%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.70%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.70%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.70%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.70%) NUnit
8 1 (0.35%) JUnit
8 1 (0.35%) Selenium
8 1 (0.35%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.35%) Fiddler
8 1 (0.35%) Grunt
8 1 (0.35%) Ranorex
General
1 60 (21.05%) Manufacturing
2 32 (11.23%) Electronics
3 23 (8.07%) Legal
4 21 (7.37%) Telecoms
5 12 (4.21%) Finance
6 8 (2.81%) Banking
7 6 (2.11%) Marketing
8 4 (1.40%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.70%) Automotive
9 2 (0.70%) Games
9 2 (0.70%) Avionics
10 1 (0.35%) Military
10 1 (0.35%) Billing
Job Titles
1 119 (41.75%) Software Engineer
2 78 (27.37%) Developer
3 50 (17.54%) Senior Software Engineer
4 43 (15.09%) C++ Software Engineer
5 25 (8.77%) Software Developer
6 23 (8.07%) Real Time Software Engineer
6 23 (8.07%) Real Time Engineer
7 21 (7.37%) C++ Developer
8 19 (6.67%) Principal Software Engineer
8 19 (6.67%) Principal Engineer
9 18 (6.32%) Senior Developer
10 16 (5.61%) Architect
10 16 (5.61%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
11 15 (5.26%) Graduate
11 15 (5.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 12 (4.21%) C# Software Engineer
12 12 (4.21%) Senior Software Developer
13 11 (3.86%) DBA
14 10 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
14 10 (3.51%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (16.49%) .NET
2 31 (10.88%) Web Services
3 22 (7.72%) HTML
4 21 (7.37%) XML
5 20 (7.02%) jQuery
6 19 (6.67%) ASP.NET
7 17 (5.96%) CSS
7 17 (5.96%) REST
7 17 (5.96%) AngularJS
8 15 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
8 15 (5.26%) .NET Framework
9 14 (4.91%) JSON
9 14 (4.91%) WCF
9 14 (4.91%) EJB
9 14 (4.91%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (4.56%) Backbone.js
11 12 (4.21%) Ember.js
11 12 (4.21%) CodeIgniter
11 12 (4.21%) CakePHP
11 12 (4.21%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 89 (31.23%) Computer Science
2 55 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (16.49%) Mathematics
4 34 (11.93%) Algorithms
5 25 (8.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 17 (5.96%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (4.91%) Physics
8 12 (4.21%) Device Driver
9 11 (3.86%) VHDL
10 10 (3.51%) Replication
10 10 (3.51%) Embedded Systems
10 10 (3.51%) Mobile App
11 8 (2.81%) 3D Graphics
12 6 (2.11%) Client/Server
13 5 (1.75%) Social Media
14 4 (1.40%) Visualisation
14 4 (1.40%) Smartphone
14 4 (1.40%) DTV
14 4 (1.40%) Management Information System
14 4 (1.40%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 93 (32.63%) Linux
2 78 (27.37%) Windows
3 49 (17.19%) UNIX
4 17 (5.96%) Android
5 16 (5.61%) Apple iOS
6 12 (4.21%) Windows 2000
6 12 (4.21%) Windows NT
6 12 (4.21%) Windows XP
7 8 (2.81%) Mac OS X
8 6 (2.11%) CentOS
9 4 (1.40%) Windows Phone
10 3 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.70%) Debian
11 2 (0.70%) Windows Phone 8
11 2 (0.70%) Solaris
12 1 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.35%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (44.91%) Software Engineering
2 83 (29.12%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (15.44%) Multithreading
4 35 (12.28%) TDD
5 24 (8.42%) SDLC
6 22 (7.72%) Scrum
7 20 (7.02%) Unit Testing
8 19 (6.67%) Project Management
9 18 (6.32%) CAD
10 17 (5.96%) ETL
10 17 (5.96%) MVC
10 17 (5.96%) Release Management
10 17 (5.96%) Software Architecture
11 16 (5.61%) Enterprise Architecture
11 16 (5.61%) UML
12 14 (4.91%) Business Analysis
12 14 (4.91%) BDD
12 14 (4.91%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (4.56%) SOA
14 12 (4.21%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 102 (35.79%) C#
2 99 (34.74%) C
3 85 (29.82%) Java
4 83 (29.12%) Python
5 57 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 52 (18.25%) SQL
7 43 (15.09%) PHP
8 24 (8.42%) Embedded C++
9 23 (8.07%) Perl
10 19 (6.67%) VB.NET
10 19 (6.67%) Ruby
11 15 (5.26%) Objective-C
11 15 (5.26%) Embedded C
12 14 (4.91%) VC++
13 13 (4.56%) Bash Shell
14 10 (3.51%) VB
15 8 (2.81%) MATLAB
16 7 (2.46%) Delphi
17 4 (1.40%) Shell Script
18 3 (1.05%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 140 (49.12%) Degree
2 10 (3.51%) Oracle Certification
3 9 (3.16%) Security Cleared
4 8 (2.81%) PhD
5 3 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.05%) AWS Certification
5 3 (1.05%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.70%) HND
6 2 (0.70%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.35%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (8.77%) QA
2 5 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (9.12%) Firmware
2 2 (0.70%) NFS
2 2 (0.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (3.16%) Puppet
2 6 (2.11%) ZABBIX
3 3 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (11.58%) Microsoft
2 22 (7.72%) Oracle
3 14 (4.91%) Websense
4 11 (3.86%) Xilinx
5 8 (2.81%) Splunk
6 7 (2.46%) SAP
7 6 (2.11%) EMC
7 6 (2.11%) Atlassian
7 6 (2.11%) Altera
8 4 (1.40%) Cisco
8 4 (1.40%) IBM
9 3 (1.05%) Ariba
9 3 (1.05%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.05%) Siebel
9 3 (1.05%) JD Edwards
10 2 (0.70%) MuleSoft
10 2 (0.70%) Hyperion
10 2 (0.70%) Cognos
11 1 (0.35%) Avaya
11 1 (0.35%) HP
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Westek Recruitment
Salary: Excellent Benefits Package & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Bonus Plus Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Bonus and Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum £50k - £70k + Bonus + Bens + RSU
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £35k - 55k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40-45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £59,000 per annum £45-59k + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £228000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Newbury
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + plus superb benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago