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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 58 112
Rank change year-on-year +27 +54  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 221 175 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 6.66% 3.93% 2.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.97% 9.25% 6.18%
Number of salaries quoted 186 164 73
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

C++ is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1582 1892 1975
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 47.66% 42.46% 38.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1347 1708 1606
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,200 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing C++ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +11 99 £45,000 -10.00% 8
Newbury +10 28 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Slough +17 17 £45,000 +5.88%
Bracknell +15 16 £38,750 +29.16% 3
Maidenhead +19 11 £42,500 +60.37% 2
Windsor - 8 £45,000 -
Wokingham +24 2 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Hungerford -6 1 £32,500 +38.29%
C++
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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++.

1 212 (54.78%) Java
2 178 (45.99%) Software Engineering
3 164 (42.38%) Linux
4 142 (36.69%) C#
5 140 (36.18%) C
6 130 (33.59%) Degree
7 104 (26.87%) Python
8 103 (26.61%) SDLC
9 102 (26.36%) JavaScript
10 87 (22.48%) HTML
11 83 (21.45%) Agile Software Development
12 72 (18.60%) Windows
13 71 (18.35%) Computer Science
14 70 (18.09%) CSS
15 68 (17.57%) Unix
16 64 (16.54%) OO
17 63 (16.28%) Finance
18 61 (15.76%) Scrum
18 61 (15.76%) Test Automation
19 60 (15.50%) Computer Science Degree
20 58 (14.99%) SQL
21 57 (14.73%) TDD
22 53 (13.70%) Perl
23 45 (11.63%) OOP
24 44 (11.37%) Git (software)
25 42 (10.85%) XML
26 41 (10.59%) Eclipse
26 41 (10.59%) Ajax
27 40 (10.34%) STL
28 38 (9.82%) Oracle

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 8 (2.07%) IBM HTTP Server
1 8 (2.07%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 8 (2.07%) WebSphere
2 2 (0.52%) IIS
2 2 (0.52%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.26%) Confluence
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.26%) Tuxedo
3 1 (0.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (1.81%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (1.81%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (1.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (1.03%) Acrobat
2 4 (1.03%) Final Cut Pro
2 4 (1.03%) Fireworks
2 4 (1.03%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.03%) QuarkXPress
2 4 (1.03%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 11 (2.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (2.33%) BigMachines
2 9 (2.33%) Infor M3
3 7 (1.81%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (8.27%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (4.39%) SaaS
3 9 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.78%) GitHub
6 2 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 29 (7.49%) HTTP
2 28 (7.24%) TCP/IP
3 23 (5.94%) Wireless
4 21 (5.43%) ZigBee
5 14 (3.62%) Wi-Fi
6 10 (2.58%) 3G
6 10 (2.58%) 4G
6 10 (2.58%) Internet
6 10 (2.58%) LTE
7 9 (2.33%) Ethernet
7 9 (2.33%) GPRS
7 9 (2.33%) GSM
7 9 (2.33%) RS-232
7 9 (2.33%) RS-485
7 9 (2.33%) SMTP
7 9 (2.33%) Wireshark
8 8 (2.07%) DNS
8 8 (2.07%) SSL
9 6 (1.55%) Firewall
10 5 (1.29%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (3.88%) Relational Database
2 13 (3.36%) MongoDB
2 13 (3.36%) SQL Server
3 12 (3.10%) NoSQL
4 11 (2.84%) SQLite
5 8 (2.07%) DB2
6 6 (1.55%) Big Data
6 6 (1.55%) MySQL
6 6 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (1.29%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.03%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.78%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 44 (11.37%) Git (software)
2 41 (10.59%) Eclipse
3 35 (9.04%) Visual Studio
4 19 (4.91%) Subversion
5 13 (3.36%) JIRA
6 10 (2.58%) IDA Disassembler
6 10 (2.58%) OllyDbg
6 10 (2.58%) WinDbg
7 9 (2.33%) gulp
8 8 (2.07%) Jenkins
8 8 (2.07%) Selenium
9 6 (1.55%) Bitbucket
10 5 (1.29%) Cucumber
10 5 (1.29%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.78%) Ant
11 3 (0.78%) Bugzilla
12 2 (0.52%) Burp Suite
13 1 (0.26%) HP UFT
13 1 (0.26%) JMeter
13 1 (0.26%) LoadRunner
General
1 63 (16.28%) Finance
2 34 (8.79%) Electronics
3 31 (8.01%) Telecoms
4 21 (5.43%) Manufacturing
5 16 (4.13%) Marketing
6 7 (1.81%) Billing
7 6 (1.55%) Games
7 6 (1.55%) Retail
8 5 (1.29%) Advertising
9 3 (0.78%) Banking
9 3 (0.78%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 145 (37.47%) Developer
2 131 (33.85%) Software Engineer
3 75 (19.38%) C++ Developer
4 66 (17.05%) C++ Software Engineer
5 43 (11.11%) Graduate
6 31 (8.01%) Senior Software Engineer
7 29 (7.49%) Java Developer
7 29 (7.49%) Junior
8 28 (7.24%) Java Engineer
8 28 (7.24%) Java Software Engineer
9 27 (6.98%) Software Developer
10 24 (6.20%) Analyst
11 21 (5.43%) Graduate Developer
11 21 (5.43%) Junior Developer
11 21 (5.43%) Linux Engineer
12 20 (5.17%) Linux Developer
12 20 (5.17%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
13 19 (4.91%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 19 (4.91%) Senior C++ Developer
13 19 (4.91%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (22.48%) HTML
2 70 (18.09%) CSS
3 42 (10.85%) XML
4 41 (10.59%) Ajax
5 40 (10.34%) STL
6 38 (9.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 30 (7.75%) .NET
7 30 (7.75%) MFC
8 26 (6.72%) JSON
9 21 (5.43%) COM
10 18 (4.65%) REST
11 15 (3.88%) HTML5
12 14 (3.62%) Web Services
13 11 (2.84%) AngularJS
13 11 (2.84%) Middleware
14 10 (2.58%) Qt
15 9 (2.33%) Regular Expression
15 9 (2.33%) XML Schema
16 8 (2.07%) WebSphere MQ
16 8 (2.07%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 71 (18.35%) Computer Science
2 22 (5.68%) Embedded Systems
3 21 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (3.62%) Home Automation
5 12 (3.10%) Fintech
5 12 (3.10%) iPad
6 11 (2.84%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.33%) Cyber Attack
7 9 (2.33%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 9 (2.33%) Smart Home
8 7 (1.81%) Data Structures
8 7 (1.81%) Virtual Team
9 6 (1.55%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.29%) iSeries
10 5 (1.29%) Mobile Computing
11 4 (1.03%) Algorithms
11 4 (1.03%) Blackberry
11 4 (1.03%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 4 (1.03%) Greenfield Project
11 4 (1.03%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 164 (42.38%) Linux
2 72 (18.60%) Windows
3 68 (17.57%) Unix
4 24 (6.20%) Android
5 23 (5.94%) Apple iOS
6 14 (3.62%) Windows Mobile
7 9 (2.33%) Embedded Linux
7 9 (2.33%) Solaris
8 8 (2.07%) Mac OS X
9 4 (1.03%) Mac OS
9 4 (1.03%) Windows 2000
9 4 (1.03%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.03%) Windows Phone
9 4 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.03%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.52%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.26%) AIX
11 1 (0.26%) HPUX
11 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (45.99%) Software Engineering
2 103 (26.61%) SDLC
3 83 (21.45%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (16.54%) OO
5 61 (15.76%) Scrum
5 61 (15.76%) Test Automation
6 57 (14.73%) TDD
7 45 (11.63%) OOP
8 38 (9.82%) Continuous Integration
8 38 (9.82%) Multithreading
9 32 (8.27%) Mathematics
10 25 (6.46%) DevOps
11 23 (5.94%) Microservices
12 22 (5.68%) Data Loss Prevention
13 20 (5.17%) Open Source
13 20 (5.17%) UML
14 18 (4.65%) Unit Testing
15 17 (4.39%) High Availability
15 17 (4.39%) Waterfall
16 16 (4.13%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 212 (54.78%) Java
2 142 (36.69%) C#
3 140 (36.18%) C
4 104 (26.87%) Python
5 102 (26.36%) JavaScript
6 58 (14.99%) SQL
7 53 (13.70%) Perl
8 38 (9.82%) Bash Shell
9 21 (5.43%) Ruby
10 20 (5.17%) Embedded C++
11 19 (4.91%) Shell Script
12 13 (3.36%) PHP
12 13 (3.36%) Tcl
13 12 (3.10%) Embedded C
14 10 (2.58%) MATLAB
15 9 (2.33%) Korn
16 8 (2.07%) AWK
16 8 (2.07%) sed
17 7 (1.81%) Objective-C
17 7 (1.81%) XAML
Qualifications
1 130 (33.59%) Degree
2 60 (15.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (3.36%) Numerate Degree
4 7 (1.81%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.55%) CREST Certified
5 6 (1.55%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.55%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.29%) PMI Certification
6 5 (1.29%) PMP
7 4 (1.03%) ISEB
7 4 (1.03%) MCP
8 3 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.26%) CISA
9 1 (0.26%) CISM
9 1 (0.26%) CISSP
9 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.26%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.26%) OSCP
9 1 (0.26%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.68%) QA
2 8 (2.07%) SLA
3 3 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 21 (5.43%) Firmware
2 8 (2.07%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 6 (1.55%) Docker
4 5 (1.29%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.52%) NFS
6 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (4.39%) Puppet
2 13 (3.36%) Ansible
2 13 (3.36%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (2.07%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.26%) rkt
Vendors
1 38 (9.82%) Oracle
2 36 (9.30%) Microsoft
3 20 (5.17%) SAP
4 18 (4.65%) IBM
5 11 (2.84%) HP
6 9 (2.33%) EMC
6 9 (2.33%) NEC
7 8 (2.07%) Ab Initio
7 8 (2.07%) Adobe
8 6 (1.55%) VMware
9 4 (1.03%) Apple
9 4 (1.03%) Quark
10 3 (0.78%) Clearswift
10 3 (0.78%) Xilinx
11 2 (0.52%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.52%) CyberSource
11 2 (0.52%) Kofax
12 1 (0.26%) LogRhythm
12 1 (0.26%) Perforce
12 1 (0.26%) Red Hat
Reading
Client Server
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Computer Network Defence Limited
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell
Spectrum IT
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum GBP 50k +Many benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wokingham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
West Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum x3 Bonus (c£100,000 Package)
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Veritas Technologies (Uk) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Berkshire
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
CH2M
Posted: 23 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Reading
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £75,000 + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago