Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 63 82
Rank change year-on-year +7 +19 +16
Permanent jobs citing C++ 275 326 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.52% 3.79% 3.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.18% 9.00% 8.32%
Number of salaries quoted 241 285 275
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% -4.44% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £58,750 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 2996 3622 4301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 49.20% 42.11% 40.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2597 3190 3639
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £28,500 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -2 106 £45,000 - 14
Maidenhead +38 30 £45,000 +69.81%
Bracknell -15 26 £30,000 -14.29% 2
Newbury -13 25 £40,000 -15.79%
Slough +17 20 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Wokingham +33 19 £60,000 -7.69% 2
Thatcham -3 5 £45,000 +15.38%
Hungerford -12 3 £32,500 +38.30%
Windsor - 3 £42,500 -
C++
South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 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++.

1 164 (59.64%) Java
2 117 (42.55%) Linux
3 112 (40.73%) C#
4 105 (38.18%) Degree
5 101 (36.73%) C
6 94 (34.18%) Software Engineering
7 92 (33.45%) Python
8 79 (28.73%) JavaScript
9 71 (25.82%) Computer Science
10 70 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
11 60 (21.82%) Finance
12 56 (20.36%) Windows
13 54 (19.64%) Perl
14 53 (19.27%) Unix
14 53 (19.27%) Computer Science Degree
15 52 (18.91%) HTML
16 45 (16.36%) SDLC
17 43 (15.64%) Git (software)
17 43 (15.64%) Amazon AWS
17 43 (15.64%) OO
18 42 (15.27%) .NET
18 42 (15.27%) CSS
19 40 (14.55%) Test Automation
20 39 (14.18%) Scrum
21 37 (13.45%) Continuous Integration
22 36 (13.09%) Bash Shell
23 35 (12.73%) Microsoft
24 34 (12.36%) Oracle
24 34 (12.36%) SQL
24 34 (12.36%) Mathematics

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 6 (2.18%) IBM HTTP Server
1 6 (2.18%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 6 (2.18%) WebSphere
2 4 (1.45%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.09%) SAS
4 2 (0.73%) Apache Pig
4 2 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.73%) OpenStack
4 2 (0.73%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.36%) Tuxedo
5 1 (0.36%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (5.45%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.09%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 43 (15.64%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (10.18%) SaaS
3 9 (3.27%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (2.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.36%) ZigBee
2 21 (7.64%) Wi-Fi
3 11 (4.00%) HTTP
4 10 (3.64%) 3G
4 10 (3.64%) 4G
4 10 (3.64%) LTE
5 8 (2.91%) Internet
6 7 (2.55%) DHCP
6 7 (2.55%) Wireless
6 7 (2.55%) Z-Wave
7 5 (1.82%) 802.11
7 5 (1.82%) IPv4
7 5 (1.82%) IPv6
8 4 (1.45%) TCP/IP
9 3 (1.09%) SMS
9 3 (1.09%) SMTP
10 2 (0.73%) Network Security
11 1 (0.36%) SSH
11 1 (0.36%) tcpdump
11 1 (0.36%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (9.45%) MongoDB
2 19 (6.91%) SQL Server
3 9 (3.27%) NoSQL
4 8 (2.91%) Big Data
5 6 (2.18%) DB2
6 5 (1.82%) Data Mining
6 5 (1.82%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.09%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.09%) KNIME
8 2 (0.73%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.36%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.36%) HBase
9 1 (0.36%) MySQL
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 43 (15.64%) Git (software)
2 19 (6.91%) Eclipse
3 15 (5.45%) Subversion
4 14 (5.09%) Visual Studio
5 12 (4.36%) JIRA
5 12 (4.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (4.00%) Jenkins
7 10 (3.64%) gulp
8 5 (1.82%) Selenium
9 3 (1.09%) WinDbg
10 2 (0.73%) MSBuild
10 2 (0.73%) MSTest
11 1 (0.36%) Burp Suite
11 1 (0.36%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.36%) IDA Disassembler
11 1 (0.36%) JMeter
11 1 (0.36%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.36%) Maven
11 1 (0.36%) OllyDbg
General
1 60 (21.82%) Finance
2 27 (9.82%) Electronics
3 26 (9.45%) Telecoms
4 14 (5.09%) Marketing
5 11 (4.00%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.55%) Billing
7 3 (1.09%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.73%) French Language
8 2 (0.73%) Games
8 2 (0.73%) Military
8 2 (0.73%) Retail
9 1 (0.36%) Banking
Job Titles
1 112 (40.73%) Developer
2 64 (23.27%) Software Engineer
3 42 (15.27%) C++ Developer
4 41 (14.91%) Software Developer
5 36 (13.09%) Graduate
6 27 (9.82%) C++ Software Engineer
6 27 (9.82%) Junior
7 26 (9.45%) Senior Developer
8 17 (6.18%) Java Developer
9 16 (5.82%) Consultant
9 16 (5.82%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 15 (5.45%) .NET Developer
10 15 (5.45%) Linux Developer
10 15 (5.45%) Linux Engineer
10 15 (5.45%) Senior Software Developer
10 15 (5.45%) Senior Software Engineer
11 14 (5.09%) Graduate Developer
12 13 (4.73%) Embedded Engineer
13 12 (4.36%) C++ Software Developer
13 12 (4.36%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (18.91%) HTML
2 42 (15.27%) .NET
2 42 (15.27%) CSS
3 32 (11.64%) JSON
4 27 (9.82%) REST
5 25 (9.09%) XML
6 22 (8.00%) Ajax
7 21 (7.64%) ASP.NET
8 17 (6.18%) jQuery
8 17 (6.18%) STL
9 16 (5.82%) AngularJS
10 15 (5.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 14 (5.09%) HTML5
12 11 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (3.64%) Web Services
13 10 (3.64%) XML Schema
14 9 (3.27%) CSS3
14 9 (3.27%) React
14 9 (3.27%) XSLT
15 8 (2.91%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 71 (25.82%) Computer Science
2 20 (7.27%) Fintech
3 17 (6.18%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (6.18%) Embedded Systems
4 16 (5.82%) Smart Home
5 11 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (3.27%) Algorithms
7 8 (2.91%) iPad
8 7 (2.55%) Virtual Team
9 5 (1.82%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.82%) User Experience
10 3 (1.09%) Digital Currency
10 3 (1.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 3 (1.09%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (1.09%) RIA
10 3 (1.09%) Social Media
11 2 (0.73%) CESG
11 2 (0.73%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.73%) Greenfield Project
12 1 (0.36%) Cyber Kill Chain
Operating Systems
1 117 (42.55%) Linux
2 56 (20.36%) Windows
3 53 (19.27%) Unix
4 14 (5.09%) Android
5 11 (4.00%) Apple iOS
6 10 (3.64%) Embedded Linux
6 10 (3.64%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (1.09%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.36%) CentOS
8 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.36%) Solaris
8 1 (0.36%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (34.18%) Software Engineering
2 70 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (16.36%) SDLC
4 43 (15.64%) OO
5 40 (14.55%) Test Automation
6 39 (14.18%) Scrum
7 37 (13.45%) Continuous Integration
8 34 (12.36%) Mathematics
9 32 (11.64%) TDD
10 30 (10.91%) DevOps
11 23 (8.36%) Mentoring
12 21 (7.64%) Release Management
12 21 (7.64%) Unit Testing
13 20 (7.27%) Multithreading
13 20 (7.27%) MVC
14 17 (6.18%) High Availability
15 15 (5.45%) Physics
15 15 (5.45%) Project Management
15 15 (5.45%) Waterfall
15 15 (5.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 164 (59.64%) Java
2 112 (40.73%) C#
3 101 (36.73%) C
4 92 (33.45%) Python
5 79 (28.73%) JavaScript
6 54 (19.64%) Perl
7 36 (13.09%) Bash Shell
8 34 (12.36%) SQL
9 21 (7.64%) Tcl
10 14 (5.09%) Embedded C++
11 12 (4.36%) Go
11 12 (4.36%) Ruby
11 12 (4.36%) Shell Script
12 7 (2.55%) Korn
12 7 (2.55%) PowerShell
13 6 (2.18%) AWK
13 6 (2.18%) sed
14 4 (1.45%) MATLAB
14 4 (1.45%) PHP
14 4 (1.45%) VC++
Qualifications
1 105 (38.18%) Degree
2 53 (19.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (2.91%) PMI Certification
3 8 (2.91%) PMP
4 7 (2.55%) Numerate Degree
5 6 (2.18%) ISTQB
5 6 (2.18%) PhD
6 4 (1.45%) Postgraduate
6 4 (1.45%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.45%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.73%) CREST Certified
7 2 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.73%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.73%) OSCP
8 1 (0.36%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.36%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.55%) QA
2 5 (1.82%) SLA
3 2 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.36%) GAMP
4 1 (0.36%) HL7
System Software
1 18 (6.55%) Firmware
2 6 (2.18%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 3 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.73%) Docker
5 1 (0.36%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.36%) KVM
5 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.36%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (9.82%) Ansible
1 27 (9.82%) Puppet
2 22 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.18%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.73%) rkt
5 1 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (12.73%) Microsoft
2 34 (12.36%) Oracle
3 10 (3.64%) SAP
4 8 (2.91%) HP
5 6 (2.18%) Ab Initio
5 6 (2.18%) IBM
6 4 (1.45%) TIBCO
7 2 (0.73%) CyberSource
7 2 (0.73%) Perforce
8 1 (0.36%) BEA
8 1 (0.36%) Cisco
8 1 (0.36%) Google
8 1 (0.36%) Juniper
8 1 (0.36%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.36%) VMware
8 1 (0.36%) Xilinx