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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 43 46 60
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Permanent jobs citing C++ 16 20 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 3.14% 3.90% 4.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.39% 11.90% 11.16%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 16
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,250 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £48,750
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
154 168 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 30.26% 32.75% 38.96%
Number of salaries quoted 109 131 152
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 24 April 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Bracknell

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 28 (82.35%) C
1 28 (82.35%) Software Engineering
2 27 (79.41%) Linux
3 26 (76.47%) Degree
4 23 (67.65%) Computer Science
5 12 (35.29%) TCP/IP
6 11 (32.35%) FTP
6 11 (32.35%) HTTP
6 11 (32.35%) Kerberos
6 11 (32.35%) NFS
6 11 (32.35%) LDAP
6 11 (32.35%) Embedded Systems
7 6 (17.65%) Java
7 6 (17.65%) Python
8 5 (14.71%) SQL
8 5 (14.71%) UNIX
8 5 (14.71%) Ruby
9 4 (11.76%) Bash Shell
9 4 (11.76%) Debian
9 4 (11.76%) .NET
9 4 (11.76%) Perl
9 4 (11.76%) POSIX
9 4 (11.76%) GNU Toolchain
10 3 (8.82%) PHP
10 3 (8.82%) VB.NET
11 2 (5.88%) HTML
11 2 (5.88%) XML
11 2 (5.88%) OO
11 2 (5.88%) OOD
12 1 (2.94%) Finance

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) TCP/IP
2 11 (32.35%) LDAP
2 11 (32.35%) FTP
2 11 (32.35%) HTTP
2 11 (32.35%) Kerberos
3 1 (2.94%) CTI
3 1 (2.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) GNU Toolchain
2 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (76.47%) Software Engineer
2 12 (35.29%) C++ Software Engineer
2 12 (35.29%) C Software Engineer
3 11 (32.35%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 11 (32.35%) Graduate
4 8 (23.53%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Software Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Author
8 1 (2.94%) Technical Author
8 1 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Software Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Senior C Software Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) .NET
1 4 (11.76%) POSIX
2 2 (5.88%) HTML
2 2 (5.88%) XML
3 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.94%) SOAP
3 1 (2.94%) WCF
3 1 (2.94%) WPF
3 1 (2.94%) HTML5
3 1 (2.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 23 (67.65%) Computer Science
2 11 (32.35%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.94%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 27 (79.41%) Linux
2 5 (14.71%) UNIX
3 4 (11.76%) Debian
4 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (82.35%) Software Engineering
2 2 (5.88%) OOD
2 2 (5.88%) OO
3 1 (2.94%) Data Modelling
3 1 (2.94%) SOA
3 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (2.94%) TOGAF
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (2.94%) Multithreading
3 1 (2.94%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 28 (82.35%) C
2 6 (17.65%) Java
2 6 (17.65%) Python
3 5 (14.71%) Ruby
3 5 (14.71%) SQL
4 4 (11.76%) Perl
4 4 (11.76%) Bash Shell
5 3 (8.82%) PHP
5 3 (8.82%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.94%) C#
Qualifications
1 26 (76.47%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) PhD
System Software
1 11 (32.35%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.94%) SaltStack