The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 51 57 47
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Permanent jobs citing C++ 8 8 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.56% 1.41% 3.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.60% 3.69% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 19
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
174 217 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 33.85% 38.34% 42.15%
Number of salaries quoted 164 194 167
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of job ads across the Slough region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 June 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Slough

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Slough region with a requirement for C++.

1 6 (66.67%) Unix
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) C
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
5 2 (22.22%) Squid
5 2 (22.22%) VLAN
5 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
5 2 (22.22%) Apache
5 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) Perl
5 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 2 (22.22%) VPN
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) Adobe
6 1 (11.11%) Embedded C
6 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++
6 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
6 1 (11.11%) VxWorks
6 1 (11.11%) PHP
6 1 (11.11%) JavaScript

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 2 (22.22%) VLAN
1 2 (22.22%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Aerospace
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Java Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) Ajax
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) e-Learning
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (11.11%) FMCG
3 1 (11.11%) Learning Management System
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (11.11%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
1 6 (66.67%) Unix
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) OpenVMS
2 1 (11.11%) VME
2 1 (11.11%) VxWorks
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) OOD
3 1 (11.11%) OOP
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) People Management
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) C
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) Perl
4 1 (11.11%) COBOL
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded C
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Squid
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Wind River
1 1 (11.11%) Zend