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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 52 57 63
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Permanent jobs citing C++ 22 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 4.15% 3.34% 1.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.95% 8.42% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 2
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -44.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,950 £60,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,900 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
221 202 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 41.70% 39.69% 43.44%
Number of salaries quoted 135 167 202
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 2 September 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Bracknell

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 30 (75.00%) Degree
2 29 (72.50%) Software Engineering
3 25 (62.50%) C
4 21 (52.50%) Linux
5 18 (45.00%) Computer Science
6 17 (42.50%) C#
6 17 (42.50%) .NET
7 15 (37.50%) TCP/IP
8 13 (32.50%) HTML
8 13 (32.50%) XML
9 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
9 11 (27.50%) Embedded Systems
10 10 (25.00%) Home Automation
10 10 (25.00%) MFC
10 10 (25.00%) Ethernet
10 10 (25.00%) Assembly Language
11 9 (22.50%) Electronics
11 9 (22.50%) CSS
12 8 (20.00%) UNIX
12 8 (20.00%) Python
12 8 (20.00%) SQL
12 8 (20.00%) Java
12 8 (20.00%) Wireless
12 8 (20.00%) NEC
12 8 (20.00%) Firmware
12 8 (20.00%) GPRS
12 8 (20.00%) GSM
12 8 (20.00%) Embedded C
12 8 (20.00%) Embedded C++
12 8 (20.00%) EMC

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 4 (10.00%) CMS
1 4 (10.00%) Joomla!
1 4 (10.00%) Drupal
1 4 (10.00%) Kentico
1 4 (10.00%) IIS
2 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 10 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 8 (20.00%) GPRS
3 8 (20.00%) GSM
3 8 (20.00%) Wireless
4 5 (12.50%) HTTP
5 4 (10.00%) FTP
6 3 (7.50%) Kerberos
6 3 (7.50%) LDAP
7 2 (5.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.00%) MS Access
3 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Ant
2 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.00%) InstallShield
4 1 (2.50%) GNU Toolchain
General
1 9 (22.50%) Electronics
2 4 (10.00%) Publishing
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) Developer
3 8 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Firmware Engineer
4 7 (17.50%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) C Software Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Java Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Applications Support
7 3 (7.50%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Graduate
7 3 (7.50%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Applications Specialist
8 2 (5.00%) Senior C Software Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Systems Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Development Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) CMS Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Automation Tester
9 1 (2.50%) Applications Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (42.50%) .NET
2 13 (32.50%) HTML
2 13 (32.50%) XML
3 10 (25.00%) MFC
4 9 (22.50%) CSS
5 7 (17.50%) Web Services
5 7 (17.50%) Ajax
5 7 (17.50%) JSON
6 5 (12.50%) Hibernate
6 5 (12.50%) JSP
6 5 (12.50%) SOAP
7 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
7 4 (10.00%) HTML5
8 2 (5.00%) OLE DB
8 2 (5.00%) ODBC
9 1 (2.50%) POSIX
9 1 (2.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (45.00%) Computer Science
2 11 (27.50%) Embedded Systems
3 10 (25.00%) Home Automation
4 8 (20.00%) Firmware
5 3 (7.50%) Mathematics
5 3 (7.50%) Physics
6 2 (5.00%) Streaming Media
6 2 (5.00%) MPEG
6 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.50%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (52.50%) Linux
2 8 (20.00%) UNIX
3 7 (17.50%) Android
3 7 (17.50%) Apple iOS
4 5 (12.50%) Windows
5 2 (5.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (72.50%) Software Engineering
2 8 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 7 (17.50%) Android Development
3 7 (17.50%) iOS Development
4 4 (10.00%) Web Development
5 3 (7.50%) ITIL
5 3 (7.50%) OO
6 2 (5.00%) Service Management
6 2 (5.00%) ITSM
6 2 (5.00%) Content Management
6 2 (5.00%) Automated Testing
7 1 (2.50%) Web Design
7 1 (2.50%) CAD
7 1 (2.50%) Black-Box Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (62.50%) C
2 17 (42.50%) C#
3 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
4 10 (25.00%) Assembly Language
5 8 (20.00%) Python
5 8 (20.00%) Embedded C
5 8 (20.00%) Embedded C++
5 8 (20.00%) Java
5 8 (20.00%) SQL
6 4 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 4 (10.00%) Perl
7 2 (5.00%) PHP
7 2 (5.00%) VC++
7 2 (5.00%) VB
7 2 (5.00%) Ruby
7 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 30 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) PhD
2 2 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) NFS
2 2 (5.00%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) EMC
1 8 (20.00%) NEC
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) Apple
3 2 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (5.00%) ServiceNow