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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 62 46 35
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -11
Permanent jobs citing C++ 4 19 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.74% 3.70% 6.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.84% 7.69% 18.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 40
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -11.11%
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
217 247 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 40.33% 48.05% 32.99%
Number of salaries quoted 195 196 204
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 20 (80.00%) C#
1 20 (80.00%) .NET
2 17 (68.00%) SQL Server
3 16 (64.00%) Windows
4 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (56.00%) SQL
4 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (52.00%) Java
6 12 (48.00%) T-SQL
7 11 (44.00%) OO
7 11 (44.00%) Software Engineering
8 10 (40.00%) Degree
8 10 (40.00%) STL
8 10 (40.00%) XML
9 9 (36.00%) Visual Studio
9 9 (36.00%) OOA/OOD
9 9 (36.00%) VC++
9 9 (36.00%) WinForms
10 8 (32.00%) E-business
10 8 (32.00%) Scrum
10 8 (32.00%) C
11 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
12 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
12 6 (24.00%) HTML
12 6 (24.00%) Finance
12 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
13 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
13 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
13 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
13 5 (20.00%) UML

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (20.00%) IBM Notes
2 4 (16.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (16.00%) DHCP
2 4 (16.00%) ISDN
2 4 (16.00%) VoIP
2 4 (16.00%) WAN
2 4 (16.00%) DNS
2 4 (16.00%) RTP
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) Ethereal
3 1 (4.00%) VLAN
3 1 (4.00%) GGSN
3 1 (4.00%) SGSN
3 1 (4.00%) IMAP
3 1 (4.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (4.00%) tcpdump
3 1 (4.00%) snoop
3 1 (4.00%) Internet
3 1 (4.00%) VPN
3 1 (4.00%) POP3
3 1 (4.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (68.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Software Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Development Manager
4 4 (16.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (16.00%) Systems Support
4 4 (16.00%) Technical Support
4 4 (16.00%) Graduate
4 4 (16.00%) C++/C# Developer
4 4 (16.00%) ScrumMaster
4 4 (16.00%) C++ Developer
4 4 (16.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Agile Development Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Applications Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Software Development Manager
7 1 (4.00%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Graduate Software Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (80.00%) .NET
2 10 (40.00%) STL
2 10 (40.00%) XML
3 9 (36.00%) WinForms
4 6 (24.00%) HTML
5 4 (16.00%) CSS
5 4 (16.00%) WCF
6 3 (12.00%) WPF
6 3 (12.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (8.00%) ADO.NET
7 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
8 1 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (4.00%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (16.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 3 (12.00%) Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (4.00%) UNIX
4 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) OO
2 11 (44.00%) Software Engineering
3 9 (36.00%) OOA/OOD
4 8 (32.00%) E-business
4 8 (32.00%) Scrum
5 5 (20.00%) UML
6 4 (16.00%) Coaching
6 4 (16.00%) Migration
7 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
8 2 (8.00%) OOD
9 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
9 1 (4.00%) Product Management
9 1 (4.00%) Web Application Development
9 1 (4.00%) Mobile Development
9 1 (4.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) C#
2 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (56.00%) SQL
3 13 (52.00%) Java
4 12 (48.00%) T-SQL
5 9 (36.00%) VC++
6 8 (32.00%) C
7 2 (8.00%) Python
7 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (8.00%) Ruby
8 1 (4.00%) Perl
8 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.00%) CNE
2 5 (20.00%) Novell Certification
3 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (16.00%) CCNA
3 4 (16.00%) MCSE
3 4 (16.00%) CCVP
3 4 (16.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.00%) Lotus
2 5 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (8.00%) SaltStack
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