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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 56 52 28
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -24
Permanent jobs citing C++ 16 18 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.88% 2.64% 5.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.82% 6.92% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 10
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £26,125 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,750 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Programming Languages Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
275 260 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 49.55% 38.07% 32.50%
Number of salaries quoted 239 228 163
Average salary £45,000 £47,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +18.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 17 April 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Slough

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 20 (74.07%) C
1 20 (74.07%) .NET
2 16 (59.26%) C#
3 14 (51.85%) Windows
4 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 11 (40.74%) SQL
5 11 (40.74%) Degree
6 9 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 9 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
7 8 (29.63%) Smartphone
7 8 (29.63%) PDA
7 8 (29.63%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (29.63%) Java
7 8 (29.63%) GPRS
7 8 (29.63%) Mobile App
8 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
9 5 (18.52%) PHP
9 5 (18.52%) Linux
9 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
10 4 (14.81%) XML
10 4 (14.81%) Oracle
10 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
10 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
10 4 (14.81%) Legal
10 4 (14.81%) Games
11 3 (11.11%) Cryptography
11 3 (11.11%) Firewall
11 3 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
11 3 (11.11%) PKI
11 3 (11.11%) Apache Flex

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (3.70%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.70%) IIS
1 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.70%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) GPRS
1 8 (29.63%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
3 3 (11.11%) SSL
3 3 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (3.70%) DVB
4 1 (3.70%) RTP
4 1 (3.70%) Multicast
4 1 (3.70%) HTTPS
4 1 (3.70%) FTP
4 1 (3.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.70%) Toad
3 1 (3.70%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.70%) Introscope
3 1 (3.70%) Xcode
3 1 (3.70%) Subversion
3 1 (3.70%) JProfiler
3 1 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (3.70%) Ant
General
1 4 (14.81%) Legal
1 4 (14.81%) Games
2 2 (7.41%) Marketing
2 2 (7.41%) Electronics
2 2 (7.41%) Automotive
3 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) Mobile Developer
2 9 (33.33%) Windows Mobile Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Software Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Graduate
5 3 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Graduate Software Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Embedded C Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) C Software Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) C++ Developer
7 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Data Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (74.07%) .NET
2 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
3 4 (14.81%) XML
4 3 (11.11%) J2EE
4 3 (11.11%) HTML
4 3 (11.11%) Flash
4 3 (11.11%) Middleware
4 3 (11.11%) Java EE
4 3 (11.11%) Apache Flex
5 2 (7.41%) Web Services
5 2 (7.41%) HTML5
6 1 (3.70%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (3.70%) XSLT
6 1 (3.70%) ODBC
6 1 (3.70%) DCOM
6 1 (3.70%) CSS
6 1 (3.70%) JDBC
6 1 (3.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.70%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 8 (29.63%) Smartphone
2 8 (29.63%) PDA
2 8 (29.63%) Mobile App
3 3 (11.11%) PKI
3 3 (11.11%) Cryptography
4 2 (7.41%) Firmware
4 2 (7.41%) Device Driver
5 1 (3.70%) Streaming Video
5 1 (3.70%) STB
5 1 (3.70%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (3.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.70%) MPEG
5 1 (3.70%) Chemistry
5 1 (3.70%) Biology
5 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
5 1 (3.70%) Smart Meter
5 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.70%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Windows
2 9 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
3 5 (18.52%) Linux
4 3 (11.11%) UNIX
5 2 (7.41%) Mac OS X
5 2 (7.41%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (3.70%) Android
6 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.70%) OpenVMS
6 1 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
2 3 (11.11%) OWASP
2 3 (11.11%) Static Code Analysis
2 3 (11.11%) Project Management
2 3 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (7.41%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (7.41%) Competitive Intelligence
4 1 (3.70%) Web Development
4 1 (3.70%) Image Processing
4 1 (3.70%) Web Application Development
4 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Bioinformatics
4 1 (3.70%) Regression Testing
4 1 (3.70%) MVC
4 1 (3.70%) OO
4 1 (3.70%) OOD
4 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.70%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) C
2 16 (59.26%) C#
3 11 (40.74%) SQL
4 8 (29.63%) Java
5 5 (18.52%) PHP
6 3 (11.11%) PowerHouse
6 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 3 (11.11%) Perl
6 3 (11.11%) ActionScript
6 3 (11.11%) Python
7 2 (7.41%) Embedded C
7 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.70%) COBOL
8 1 (3.70%) MATLAB
8 1 (3.70%) R
8 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.70%) nmon
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) JBoss
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