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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 46 27 14
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -13
Permanent jobs citing C++ 14 42 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.85% 6.41% 10.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.73% 21.21% 22.96%
Number of salaries quoted 14 42 31
Average salary £50,000 £43,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £60,000 £52,500
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
208 198 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 42.28% 30.23% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 173 185 212
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 £32,500
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 25 July 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Slough

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 25 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 25 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%) FTP
2 1 (3.23%) HTTP
2 1 (3.23%) HTTPS
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%) Visual Studio
1 5 (16.13%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.23%) Toad
2 1 (3.23%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.23%) Introscope
2 1 (3.23%) JProfiler
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%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Graduate
6 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
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%) Middleware
6 1 (3.23%) JDBC
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%) Chemistry
2 3 (9.68%) Biology
2 3 (9.68%) Artificial Intelligence
2 3 (9.68%) Data Integration
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%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
5 3 (9.68%) Bioinformatics
6 1 (3.23%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) C#
2 20 (64.52%) SQL
3 7 (22.58%) C
3 7 (22.58%) Perl
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%) MATLAB
7 3 (9.68%) R
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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