Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 63 79
Rank change year-on-year -11 +16 +27
Permanent jobs citing C++ 237 328 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.78% 3.77% 3.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.60% 8.82% 8.53%
Number of salaries quoted 210 275 310
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% -5.49% +1.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,750 £26,700
90th Percentile £75,000 £58,750 £66,375
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

C++ is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3120 3720 4546
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 49.82% 42.73% 41.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2712 3241 3891
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Berkshire

C++
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ in Berkshire.

Salary trend for C++ in Berkshire

C++
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Berkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Berkshire

C++
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -6 91 £45,000 - 8
Newbury -13 27 £40,000 -13.51% 1
Maidenhead +36 25 £45,000 +13.92%
Bracknell -27 22 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Wokingham +24 21 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Slough +16 19 £45,000 -14.29% 1
Thatcham -1 5 £45,000 +15.38%
Hungerford -7 3 £32,500 +35.42%
Windsor - 2 £45,000 -
C++
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 130 (54.85%) Java
2 99 (41.77%) C#
3 98 (41.35%) Linux
4 94 (39.66%) C
5 92 (38.82%) Degree
6 84 (35.44%) Python
7 80 (33.76%) Software Engineering
8 65 (27.43%) JavaScript
9 60 (25.32%) Computer Science
10 50 (21.10%) Agile Software Development
11 49 (20.68%) Windows
12 48 (20.25%) Finance
13 43 (18.14%) Perl
13 43 (18.14%) .NET
14 42 (17.72%) HTML
14 42 (17.72%) Computer Science Degree
15 39 (16.46%) Amazon AWS
16 38 (16.03%) Git (software)
17 37 (15.61%) Unix
18 33 (13.92%) Microsoft
18 33 (13.92%) Mathematics
19 31 (13.08%) Test Automation
19 31 (13.08%) CSS
20 30 (12.66%) Continuous Integration
21 29 (12.24%) JSON
21 29 (12.24%) Telecoms
22 28 (11.81%) OO
23 26 (10.97%) Bash Shell
23 26 (10.97%) DevOps
24 25 (10.55%) Scrum

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 5 (2.11%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.27%) SAS
2 3 (1.27%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.84%) Apache Pig
3 2 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (0.84%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.42%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 17 (7.17%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 39 (16.46%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (10.13%) SaaS
3 9 (3.80%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (2.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.17%) Wi-Fi
2 16 (6.75%) ZigBee
3 10 (4.22%) 3G
3 10 (4.22%) 4G
3 10 (4.22%) LTE
4 7 (2.95%) DHCP
5 6 (2.53%) HTTP
5 6 (2.53%) Wireless
6 5 (2.11%) 802.11
6 5 (2.11%) IPv4
6 5 (2.11%) IPv6
7 4 (1.69%) Internet
7 4 (1.69%) SMTP
7 4 (1.69%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.69%) Z-Wave
8 3 (1.27%) SMS
9 2 (0.84%) Network Security
10 1 (0.42%) DNS
10 1 (0.42%) SSH
10 1 (0.42%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (9.70%) MongoDB
2 20 (8.44%) SQL Server
3 8 (3.38%) Big Data
4 6 (2.53%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.11%) Data Mining
6 3 (1.27%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.27%) KNIME
7 2 (0.84%) Apache Hive
7 2 (0.84%) MySQL
7 2 (0.84%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.42%) HBase
8 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 38 (16.03%) Git (software)
2 14 (5.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (5.49%) Subversion
4 12 (5.06%) Eclipse
4 12 (5.06%) Jenkins
4 12 (5.06%) JIRA
4 12 (5.06%) Visual Studio
5 10 (4.22%) gulp
6 6 (2.53%) Selenium
7 2 (0.84%) MSBuild
7 2 (0.84%) MSTest
7 2 (0.84%) WinDbg
8 1 (0.42%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.42%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.42%) JMeter
8 1 (0.42%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.42%) Maven
8 1 (0.42%) Ranorex
General
1 48 (20.25%) Finance
2 29 (12.24%) Telecoms
3 23 (9.70%) Electronics
4 14 (5.91%) Manufacturing
5 13 (5.49%) Marketing
6 5 (2.11%) Billing
7 3 (1.27%) Games
8 2 (0.84%) Banking
8 2 (0.84%) French Language
8 2 (0.84%) Military
8 2 (0.84%) Retail
9 1 (0.42%) Advertising
9 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 98 (41.35%) Developer
2 51 (21.52%) Software Engineer
3 42 (17.72%) Software Developer
4 30 (12.66%) Graduate
5 28 (11.81%) C++ Developer
6 23 (9.70%) Senior Developer
7 21 (8.86%) Junior
8 20 (8.44%) C++ Software Engineer
9 17 (7.17%) .NET Developer
9 17 (7.17%) Senior Software Developer
10 15 (6.33%) C# Developer
10 15 (6.33%) Consultant
10 15 (6.33%) Senior Software Engineer
11 13 (5.49%) .NET Software Developer
11 13 (5.49%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 13 (5.49%) Linux Developer
11 13 (5.49%) Linux Engineer
12 12 (5.06%) C# .NET Developer
12 12 (5.06%) C++ Software Developer
12 12 (5.06%) Embedded Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (18.14%) .NET
2 42 (17.72%) HTML
3 31 (13.08%) CSS
4 29 (12.24%) JSON
5 23 (9.70%) ASP.NET
5 23 (9.70%) REST
6 22 (9.28%) XML
7 18 (7.59%) jQuery
8 16 (6.75%) AngularJS
9 13 (5.49%) Ajax
9 13 (5.49%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (5.49%) HTML5
10 10 (4.22%) STL
10 10 (4.22%) Web Services
10 10 (4.22%) XML Schema
11 9 (3.80%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 9 (3.80%) CSS3
11 9 (3.80%) Java EE
11 9 (3.80%) React
11 9 (3.80%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 60 (25.32%) Computer Science
2 17 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.17%) Fintech
3 13 (5.49%) Algorithms
3 13 (5.49%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (5.06%) Embedded Systems
4 12 (5.06%) Smart Home
5 7 (2.95%) User Experience
6 6 (2.53%) Virtual Team
7 5 (2.11%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 4 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.27%) Device Driver
9 3 (1.27%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (1.27%) Renewable Energy
9 3 (1.27%) RIA
9 3 (1.27%) Social Media
10 2 (0.84%) CESG
10 2 (0.84%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.84%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 98 (41.35%) Linux
2 49 (20.68%) Windows
3 37 (15.61%) Unix
4 15 (6.33%) Android
5 12 (5.06%) Embedded Linux
6 11 (4.64%) Apple iOS
7 10 (4.22%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (1.27%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.42%) CentOS
10 1 (0.42%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (33.76%) Software Engineering
2 50 (21.10%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (13.92%) Mathematics
4 31 (13.08%) Test Automation
5 30 (12.66%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (11.81%) OO
7 26 (10.97%) DevOps
8 25 (10.55%) Scrum
8 25 (10.55%) TDD
9 22 (9.28%) Mentoring
9 22 (9.28%) MVC
10 19 (8.02%) Unit Testing
11 18 (7.59%) SDLC
12 17 (7.17%) Release Management
13 16 (6.75%) Physics
14 15 (6.33%) Multithreading
14 15 (6.33%) Project Management
15 14 (5.91%) Web Development
16 12 (5.06%) High Availability
17 11 (4.64%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 130 (54.85%) Java
2 99 (41.77%) C#
3 94 (39.66%) C
4 84 (35.44%) Python
5 65 (27.43%) JavaScript
6 43 (18.14%) Perl
7 26 (10.97%) Bash Shell
8 24 (10.13%) SQL
9 17 (7.17%) Tcl
10 13 (5.49%) Ruby
11 12 (5.06%) Embedded C++
11 12 (5.06%) Go
12 8 (3.38%) MATLAB
13 7 (2.95%) PowerShell
14 6 (2.53%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.69%) TypeScript
16 3 (1.27%) R
16 3 (1.27%) Scala
16 3 (1.27%) VC++
16 3 (1.27%) XAML
Qualifications
1 92 (38.82%) Degree
2 42 (17.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (3.38%) PMI Certification
3 8 (3.38%) PMP
4 6 (2.53%) ISTQB
4 6 (2.53%) PhD
5 4 (1.69%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (1.69%) Postgraduate
5 4 (1.69%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.69%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.84%) CREST Certified
6 2 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.84%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.84%) OSCP
7 1 (0.42%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.42%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.75%) QA
2 5 (2.11%) SLA
3 2 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.42%) GAMP
4 1 (0.42%) HL7
System Software
1 14 (5.91%) Firmware
2 3 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.84%) Docker
4 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.42%) KVM
4 1 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.42%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (9.70%) Ansible
1 23 (9.70%) Puppet
2 18 (7.59%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.84%) rkt
Vendors
1 33 (13.92%) Microsoft
2 24 (10.13%) Oracle
3 10 (4.22%) SAP
4 7 (2.95%) HP
5 5 (2.11%) TIBCO
6 2 (0.84%) CyberSource
6 2 (0.84%) Perforce
6 2 (0.84%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.42%) Altera
7 1 (0.42%) BEA
7 1 (0.42%) Cadence
7 1 (0.42%) Cisco
7 1 (0.42%) Google
7 1 (0.42%) Juniper
7 1 (0.42%) Lattice Semiconductor
7 1 (0.42%) Mentor Graphics
7 1 (0.42%) VMware
7 1 (0.42%) Xilinx