The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Slough region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 48 24 16
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -8
Permanent jobs citing C++ 13 41 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.63% 6.30% 9.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.22% 20.81% 21.48%
Number of salaries quoted 13 41 29
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 £32,500 £21,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
209 197 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 42.22% 30.26% 44.78%
Number of salaries quoted 175 184 214
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £21,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C++
Berkshire

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 28 July 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Slough

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 26 (83.87%) .NET
2 23 (74.19%) Windows
3 22 (70.97%) C#
4 20 (64.52%) SQL
5 16 (51.61%) Windows Mobile
6 10 (32.26%) .NET Framework
7 7 (22.58%) Project Management
7 7 (22.58%) Perl
7 7 (22.58%) C
7 7 (22.58%) Python
8 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
8 6 (19.35%) GPRS
8 6 (19.35%) Java
8 6 (19.35%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (19.35%) Smartphone
8 6 (19.35%) PDA
8 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
8 6 (19.35%) Degree
8 6 (19.35%) Mobile App
9 5 (16.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (16.13%) HTML5
9 5 (16.13%) MVC
9 5 (16.13%) Mac OS X
9 5 (16.13%) Eclipse
9 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
9 5 (16.13%) HTML
9 5 (16.13%) Visual Studio
9 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
9 5 (16.13%) DCOM

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 3 (9.68%) SAS
2 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) GPRS
1 6 (19.35%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.23%) HTTPS
2 1 (3.23%) FTP
2 1 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (9.68%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Eclipse
1 5 (16.13%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.23%) JProfiler
2 1 (3.23%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.23%) Toad
2 1 (3.23%) Introscope
General
1 4 (12.90%) Marketing
2 3 (9.68%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.23%) Electronics
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Developer
2 16 (51.61%) Mobile Developer
2 16 (51.61%) Windows Mobile Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Software Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) C# Software Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Data Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Graduate
6 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (83.87%) .NET
2 10 (32.26%) .NET Framework
3 5 (16.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (16.13%) HTML5
3 5 (16.13%) HTML
3 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
3 5 (16.13%) DCOM
4 4 (12.90%) Web Services
4 4 (12.90%) XML
5 3 (9.68%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (3.23%) ODBC
6 1 (3.23%) JDBC
6 1 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Smartphone
1 6 (19.35%) PDA
1 6 (19.35%) Mobile App
2 3 (9.68%) Visualisation
2 3 (9.68%) Data Integration
2 3 (9.68%) Chemistry
2 3 (9.68%) Biology
2 3 (9.68%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.23%) Smart Meter
4 1 (3.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 23 (74.19%) Windows
2 16 (51.61%) Windows Mobile
3 5 (16.13%) Mac OS X
4 4 (12.90%) UNIX
5 1 (3.23%) Solaris
5 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Project Management
2 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
3 5 (16.13%) MVC
4 4 (12.90%) Competitive Intelligence
4 4 (12.90%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
5 3 (9.68%) Bioinformatics
5 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.23%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) C#
2 20 (64.52%) SQL
3 7 (22.58%) Perl
3 7 (22.58%) C
3 7 (22.58%) Python
4 6 (19.35%) Java
5 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
6 4 (12.90%) PHP
6 4 (12.90%) Shell Script
7 3 (9.68%) R
7 3 (9.68%) MATLAB
8 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.23%) nmon
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