The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 21 30 22
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs citing C++ 27 30 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 8.85% 6.20% 11.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.98% 14.08% 16.29%
Number of salaries quoted 24 28 35
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
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 Newbury region.

Programming Languages Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
159 213 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 52.13% 44.01% 71.52%
Number of salaries quoted 133 192 218
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,950 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

C++
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

C++ Salary Trend in Newbury

C++
Salary Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Newbury

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 (52.17%) JavaScript
2 20 (43.48%) C#
2 20 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (41.30%) TDD
3 19 (41.30%) Software Engineering
4 18 (39.13%) Oracle
4 18 (39.13%) XML
4 18 (39.13%) UNIX
4 18 (39.13%) Windows
4 18 (39.13%) Linux
5 17 (36.96%) HTML
5 17 (36.96%) Java
5 17 (36.96%) Scrum
6 14 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (30.43%) User Stories
6 14 (30.43%) .NET
6 14 (30.43%) C
7 13 (28.26%) OO
7 13 (28.26%) Python
7 13 (28.26%) SQL
7 13 (28.26%) Spring
8 12 (26.09%) JSON
8 12 (26.09%) SaaS
8 12 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (26.09%) SOA
9 11 (23.91%) OOD
9 11 (23.91%) Embedded C
9 11 (23.91%) Embedded C++
9 11 (23.91%) Embedded Systems
9 11 (23.91%) Test Automation

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (26.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.22%) MongoDB
2 7 (15.22%) NoSQL
3 4 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Visual Studio
2 5 (10.87%) Subversion
3 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.35%) JUnit
4 2 (4.35%) JIRA
4 2 (4.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (2.17%) Xcode
5 1 (2.17%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.17%) Electronics
4 1 (2.17%) Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (56.52%) Developer
2 20 (43.48%) Software Engineer
3 15 (32.61%) Senior Software Engineer
4 13 (28.26%) Software Developer
5 12 (26.09%) C++ Developer
6 11 (23.91%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 11 (23.91%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 7 (15.22%) Java Developer
7 7 (15.22%) C++/Java Developer
7 7 (15.22%) Senior Software Developer
7 7 (15.22%) C++ Software Developer
7 7 (15.22%) Senior Developer
8 5 (10.87%) Senior C++ Developer
9 4 (8.70%) C++/C# Developer
10 3 (6.52%) C# Software Developer
10 3 (6.52%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
10 3 (6.52%) C# Developer
10 3 (6.52%) C++ Software Engineer
11 2 (4.35%) Test Engineer
11 2 (4.35%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (39.13%) XML
2 17 (36.96%) HTML
3 14 (30.43%) .NET
4 13 (28.26%) Spring
5 12 (26.09%) JSON
6 5 (10.87%) XHTML
7 4 (8.70%) .NET Framework
8 2 (4.35%) STL
8 2 (4.35%) JSF
8 2 (4.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (4.35%) Middleware
8 2 (4.35%) Hibernate
8 2 (4.35%) J2EE
8 2 (4.35%) MFC
9 1 (2.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.35%) CUDA
3 2 (4.35%) MPEG
3 2 (4.35%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) DTV
4 1 (2.17%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 18 (39.13%) UNIX
1 18 (39.13%) Windows
1 18 (39.13%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Android
2 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (41.30%) TDD
2 19 (41.30%) Software Engineering
3 17 (36.96%) Scrum
4 14 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (30.43%) User Stories
5 13 (28.26%) OO
6 12 (26.09%) SOA
6 12 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (23.91%) Test Automation
7 11 (23.91%) OOD
8 9 (19.57%) Software Architecture
9 5 (10.87%) UML
9 5 (10.87%) Validation
9 5 (10.87%) Release Management
10 2 (4.35%) Software Testing
10 2 (4.35%) Benchmarking
10 2 (4.35%) Regression Testing
10 2 (4.35%) Unit Testing
10 2 (4.35%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 24 (52.17%) JavaScript
2 20 (43.48%) C#
3 17 (36.96%) Java
4 14 (30.43%) C
5 13 (28.26%) SQL
5 13 (28.26%) Python
6 11 (23.91%) Embedded C
6 11 (23.91%) Embedded C++
7 5 (10.87%) VB
8 4 (8.70%) VC++
8 4 (8.70%) PL/SQL
9 2 (4.35%) COBOL
9 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.17%) Objective-C
10 1 (2.17%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (39.13%) Oracle
2 4 (8.70%) Sybase
3 1 (2.17%) SAP
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