The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 50 36 41
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Permanent jobs citing C++ 19 26 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.23% 4.55% 3.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.09% 10.36% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 19 25 17
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -31.81%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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 Slough region.

Programming Languages Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
268 251 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 45.50% 43.88% 41.46%
Number of salaries quoted 224 231 194
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,800 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

C++
Salary Trend in Slough

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

C++ Salary Trend in Slough

C++
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Slough region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Slough

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 (88.24%) Windows
2 26 (76.47%) SQL
3 25 (73.53%) C#
4 24 (70.59%) .NET
5 17 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (41.18%) Degree
8 12 (35.29%) Computer Science
9 11 (32.35%) E-business
9 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
9 11 (32.35%) T-SQL
9 11 (32.35%) UNIX
10 10 (29.41%) UML
10 10 (29.41%) OOA/OOD
10 10 (29.41%) OO
10 10 (29.41%) .NET Framework
10 10 (29.41%) Windows Mobile
10 10 (29.41%) Migration
11 9 (26.47%) Linux
11 9 (26.47%) HTML
11 9 (26.47%) Java
11 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
12 7 (20.59%) WinForms
12 7 (20.59%) VC++
12 7 (20.59%) STL
12 7 (20.59%) XML
12 7 (20.59%) Finance
13 6 (17.65%) PHP
13 6 (17.65%) C
13 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 (2.94%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) CDMA
1 1 (2.94%) GPRS
1 1 (2.94%) GSM
1 1 (2.94%) POP3
1 1 (2.94%) SMTP
1 1 (2.94%) HTTP
1 1 (2.94%) VPN
1 1 (2.94%) Internet
1 1 (2.94%) MGCP
1 1 (2.94%) RTP
1 1 (2.94%) SS7
1 1 (2.94%) Megaco
1 1 (2.94%) ISUP
1 1 (2.94%) H.323
1 1 (2.94%) Firewall
1 1 (2.94%) VLAN
1 1 (2.94%) IMAP
1 1 (2.94%) GGSN
1 1 (2.94%) SGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) Ingres
2 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.88%) Big Data
2 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
3 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.88%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.94%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.94%) Xcode
3 1 (2.94%) Ranorex
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Legal
3 1 (2.94%) Games
3 1 (2.94%) Billing
3 1 (2.94%) Law
3 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.94%) Electronics
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Developer
2 14 (41.18%) Software Engineer
3 11 (32.35%) Mobile Developer
4 10 (29.41%) Windows Mobile Developer
5 8 (23.53%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 8 (23.53%) Graduate
6 4 (11.76%) Software Developer
7 3 (8.82%) C++ Developer
7 3 (8.82%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Graduate Software Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (8.82%) C++/C# Developer
8 2 (5.88%) C# Software Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Development Manager
9 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Test Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) Applications Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Software Development Manager
9 1 (2.94%) Data Manager
9 1 (2.94%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (70.59%) .NET
2 10 (29.41%) .NET Framework
3 9 (26.47%) HTML
4 7 (20.59%) WinForms
4 7 (20.59%) STL
4 7 (20.59%) XML
5 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.88%) DCOM
5 2 (5.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (5.88%) HTML5
6 1 (2.94%) iOS SDK
6 1 (2.94%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (2.94%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Computer Science
2 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.94%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (2.94%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.94%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.94%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (2.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (2.94%) IPTV
3 1 (2.94%) Chemistry
3 1 (2.94%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 30 (88.24%) Windows
2 11 (32.35%) UNIX
3 10 (29.41%) Windows Mobile
4 9 (26.47%) Linux
5 2 (5.88%) VMS
5 2 (5.88%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.94%) Windows CE
6 1 (2.94%) Android
6 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (32.35%) E-business
4 10 (29.41%) Migration
4 10 (29.41%) UML
4 10 (29.41%) OOA/OOD
4 10 (29.41%) OO
5 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.88%) MVC
6 2 (5.88%) Analytics
6 2 (5.88%) Quality Management
7 1 (2.94%) iOS Development
7 1 (2.94%) Test Planning
7 1 (2.94%) Coaching
7 1 (2.94%) Scrum
7 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.94%) Project Management
7 1 (2.94%) Integration Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Test Automation
7 1 (2.94%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 26 (76.47%) SQL
2 25 (73.53%) C#
3 11 (32.35%) T-SQL
4 9 (26.47%) Java
4 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
5 7 (20.59%) VC++
6 6 (17.65%) PHP
6 6 (17.65%) C
7 3 (8.82%) Perl
8 2 (5.88%) Python
9 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.94%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.94%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.94%) R
9 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (41.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (2.94%) Cisco
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.94%) EMC
1 1 (2.94%) Nortel
1 1 (2.94%) Ericsson
1 1 (2.94%) Huawei
1 1 (2.94%) Xilinx
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