The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell 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 24 49 54
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +5
Permanent jobs citing C++ 27 22 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 7.89% 4.19% 3.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.12% 10.14% 8.67%
Number of salaries quoted 25 21 14
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £50,000 £41,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C++
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Programming Languages Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
149 217 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 43.57% 41.33% 39.92%
Number of salaries quoted 125 134 160
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

C++
Salary Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Bracknell region.

C++ Salary Trend in Bracknell

C++
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Bracknell

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 24 (72.73%) Linux
2 22 (66.67%) Degree
3 21 (63.64%) Computer Science
4 19 (57.58%) Software Engineering
5 16 (48.48%) Python
6 14 (42.42%) C
7 12 (36.36%) UNIX
8 10 (30.30%) Bash Shell
9 9 (27.27%) Java
9 9 (27.27%) TCP/IP
10 8 (24.24%) Multithreading
11 7 (21.21%) SDLC
11 7 (21.21%) Perl
11 7 (21.21%) SQL
11 7 (21.21%) Windows
12 6 (18.18%) Web Services
12 6 (18.18%) COM
12 6 (18.18%) Ruby
12 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
12 6 (18.18%) Test Automation
12 6 (18.18%) QA
13 5 (15.15%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (15.15%) TDD
13 5 (15.15%) MFC
13 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio
13 5 (15.15%) STL
14 4 (12.12%) PHP
14 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
14 4 (12.12%) Amazon EC2

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 1 (3.03%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.09%) Amazon S3
2 3 (9.09%) CloudFront
2 3 (9.09%) Route 53
2 3 (9.09%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (9.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (3.03%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.09%) HTTP
3 2 (6.06%) Kerberos
3 2 (6.06%) LDAP
3 2 (6.06%) FTP
4 1 (3.03%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) CouchDB
3 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.03%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.06%) GNU Toolchain
General
1 2 (6.06%) Legal
2 1 (3.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Software Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Senior Software Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) C++ Software Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Software Test Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Test Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Graduate
6 2 (6.06%) Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.06%) C Software Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) AWS Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Junior Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Junior Web Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) COM
1 6 (18.18%) Web Services
2 5 (15.15%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 5 (15.15%) MFC
2 5 (15.15%) STL
3 3 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (6.06%) HTML
4 2 (6.06%) .NET
4 2 (6.06%) EJB
4 2 (6.06%) HTML5
4 2 (6.06%) XML
4 2 (6.06%) POSIX
4 2 (6.06%) Middleware
5 1 (3.03%) REST
5 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.03%) CSS
5 1 (3.03%) SOAP
5 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.03%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 21 (63.64%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.06%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (72.73%) Linux
2 12 (36.36%) UNIX
3 7 (21.21%) Windows
4 2 (6.06%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Software Engineering
2 8 (24.24%) Multithreading
3 7 (21.21%) SDLC
4 6 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (15.15%) TDD
6 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 3 (9.09%) Migration
7 2 (6.06%) Logistics
7 2 (6.06%) TOGAF
7 2 (6.06%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (6.06%) Project Management
7 2 (6.06%) UML
7 2 (6.06%) Data Modelling
7 2 (6.06%) SOA
7 2 (6.06%) BCP
7 2 (6.06%) Patch Management
8 1 (3.03%) Web Application Development
8 1 (3.03%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) Python
2 14 (42.42%) C
3 10 (30.30%) Bash Shell
4 9 (27.27%) Java
5 7 (21.21%) Perl
5 7 (21.21%) SQL
6 6 (18.18%) Ruby
7 4 (12.12%) PHP
7 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
8 3 (9.09%) C#
9 1 (3.03%) VB
9 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (66.67%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) AWS Certification
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) NFS
2 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Puppet
1 3 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle
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