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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 56 116
Rank change year-on-year +9 +60  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 172 207 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 5.10% 4.13% 2.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.58% 10.19% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 132 188 106
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +23.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £30,000 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £55,000
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 1626 2031 2014
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 48.23% 40.50% 37.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1347 1781 1697
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 29 March 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 29 March 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
Bracknell +28 65 £48,750 +10.79% 4
Reading -18 53 £45,000 -18.18% 11
Newbury +8 10 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Maidenhead +3 10 £52,500 +75.00% 2
Slough +23 2 £48,750 -18.75% 4
Wokingham - 2 £47,500 -
Hungerford - 1 £24,000 -
Windsor - 1 - - 1
C++
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 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++.

1 175 (57.57%) Software Engineering
2 153 (50.33%) C#
3 133 (43.75%) Java
4 129 (42.43%) Degree
5 111 (36.51%) C
6 98 (32.24%) Linux
7 84 (27.63%) Python
8 81 (26.64%) SQL
9 79 (25.99%) HTML
10 78 (25.66%) Computer Science
11 70 (23.03%) Agile Software Development
12 69 (22.70%) JavaScript
13 66 (21.71%) SDLC
14 65 (21.38%) TDD
15 57 (18.75%) CSS
15 57 (18.75%) Microsoft
16 54 (17.76%) Multithreading
17 53 (17.43%) Visual Studio
18 52 (17.11%) Mathematics
19 48 (15.79%) Windows
20 45 (14.80%) .NET
21 43 (14.14%) Scrum
22 39 (12.83%) MFC
23 37 (12.17%) TCP/IP
24 36 (11.84%) HTTP
24 36 (11.84%) Boost C++ Libraries
25 35 (11.51%) STL
26 33 (10.86%) OO
27 32 (10.53%) OOP
28 31 (10.20%) XML

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 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (1.32%) IIS
3 3 (0.99%) Confluence
4 2 (0.66%) IBM Domino
4 2 (0.66%) JBoss
4 2 (0.66%) MQSeries
4 2 (0.66%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.33%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 7 (2.30%) Acrobat
1 7 (2.30%) Fireworks
1 7 (2.30%) MS Visio
1 7 (2.30%) RoboHelp
2 4 (1.32%) Final Cut Pro
2 4 (1.32%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.32%) MS Office
2 4 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (1.32%) QuarkXPress
3 1 (0.33%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 9 (2.96%) BigMachines
2 8 (2.63%) Infor M3
3 2 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.62%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.32%) SaaS
3 3 (0.99%) GitHub
4 2 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 37 (12.17%) TCP/IP
2 36 (11.84%) HTTP
3 18 (5.92%) SMTP
4 17 (5.59%) Kerberos
5 15 (4.93%) Wireless
6 14 (4.61%) FTP
6 14 (4.61%) LDAP
7 13 (4.28%) Internet
8 8 (2.63%) Ethernet
8 8 (2.63%) GPRS
8 8 (2.63%) GSM
8 8 (2.63%) RS-232
8 8 (2.63%) RS-485
9 7 (2.30%) Firewall
10 6 (1.97%) Wireshark
11 5 (1.64%) DNS
11 5 (1.64%) SSL
12 4 (1.32%) Remote Desktop
12 4 (1.32%) VPN
13 3 (0.99%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.95%) SQLite
2 11 (3.62%) Big Data
2 11 (3.62%) Oracle Database
2 11 (3.62%) SQL Server
3 9 (2.96%) Hadoop
3 9 (2.96%) NoSQL
3 9 (2.96%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (1.97%) MySQL
5 6 (1.97%) RDBMS
6 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.66%) HBase
8 1 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 53 (17.43%) Visual Studio
2 24 (7.89%) Eclipse
3 19 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 11 (3.62%) Jenkins
5 8 (2.63%) Bitbucket
6 7 (2.30%) Cucumber
6 7 (2.30%) JMeter
6 7 (2.30%) Rational Performance Tester
7 6 (1.97%) FitNesse
8 5 (1.64%) JIRA
8 5 (1.64%) Mercurial
8 5 (1.64%) Selenium
8 5 (1.64%) Subversion
8 5 (1.64%) WinDbg
9 4 (1.32%) Ant
10 3 (0.99%) Bugzilla
10 3 (0.99%) MSBuild
10 3 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.66%) AQtime
11 2 (0.66%) TestNG
General
1 24 (7.89%) Finance
2 17 (5.59%) Electronics
3 12 (3.95%) Manufacturing
3 12 (3.95%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.97%) Advertising
4 6 (1.97%) Retail
5 5 (1.64%) Marketing
6 4 (1.32%) Banking
6 4 (1.32%) Games
7 2 (0.66%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.66%) Military
8 1 (0.33%) Automotive
8 1 (0.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 129 (42.43%) Software Engineer
2 93 (30.59%) Developer
3 74 (24.34%) C++ Software Engineer
4 55 (18.09%) Graduate
5 49 (16.12%) Senior Software Engineer
6 36 (11.84%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 35 (11.51%) C++ Developer
8 29 (9.54%) Graduate Developer
9 28 (9.21%) C# Developer
10 24 (7.89%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 18 (5.92%) .NET Developer
11 18 (5.92%) C# .NET Developer
11 18 (5.92%) Junior
12 17 (5.59%) Analyst
13 16 (5.26%) Graduate .NET Developer
13 16 (5.26%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
13 16 (5.26%) Graduate C# Developer
13 16 (5.26%) Java Engineer
13 16 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
13 16 (5.26%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (25.99%) HTML
2 57 (18.75%) CSS
3 45 (14.80%) .NET
4 39 (12.83%) MFC
5 36 (11.84%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 35 (11.51%) STL
7 31 (10.20%) Ajax
7 31 (10.20%) COM
7 31 (10.20%) XML
8 23 (7.57%) Web Services
9 13 (4.28%) RESTful
10 12 (3.95%) JSON
10 12 (3.95%) Middleware
10 12 (3.95%) SOAP
11 10 (3.29%) AngularJS
11 10 (3.29%) Qt
11 10 (3.29%) WPF
12 8 (2.63%) HTML5
12 8 (2.63%) REST
12 8 (2.63%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 78 (25.66%) Computer Science
2 21 (6.91%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
4 14 (4.61%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (4.28%) Home Automation
5 13 (4.28%) Management Information System
6 11 (3.62%) Algorithms
7 10 (3.29%) Data Structures
8 7 (2.30%) Cyber Attack
9 6 (1.97%) iSeries
10 4 (1.32%) Blackberry
10 4 (1.32%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.32%) PDA
11 3 (0.99%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.99%) Fintech
11 3 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.99%) Mobile Computing
12 2 (0.66%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 1 (0.33%) Mainframe
13 1 (0.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 98 (32.24%) Linux
2 48 (15.79%) Windows
3 30 (9.87%) Unix
4 12 (3.95%) Android
5 11 (3.62%) Apple iOS
6 9 (2.96%) Solaris
7 5 (1.64%) Mac OS X
8 4 (1.32%) Mac OS
8 4 (1.32%) Windows 2000
8 4 (1.32%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.32%) Windows Server
8 4 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.32%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.99%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (0.99%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.33%) AIX
10 1 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (57.57%) Software Engineering
2 70 (23.03%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (21.71%) SDLC
4 65 (21.38%) TDD
5 54 (17.76%) Multithreading
6 52 (17.11%) Mathematics
7 43 (14.14%) Scrum
8 33 (10.86%) OO
9 32 (10.53%) OOP
10 28 (9.21%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (7.24%) Physics
12 20 (6.58%) Data Loss Prevention
12 20 (6.58%) Mentoring
13 19 (6.25%) Microservices
14 17 (5.59%) BDD
15 16 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
16 15 (4.93%) Unit Testing
17 14 (4.61%) Open Source
17 14 (4.61%) Project Management
17 14 (4.61%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 153 (50.33%) C#
2 133 (43.75%) Java
3 111 (36.51%) C
4 84 (27.63%) Python
5 81 (26.64%) SQL
6 69 (22.70%) JavaScript
7 18 (5.92%) Perl
8 17 (5.59%) Embedded C++
8 17 (5.59%) Ruby
9 16 (5.26%) Bash Shell
10 12 (3.95%) Shell Script
11 11 (3.62%) Embedded C
11 11 (3.62%) PHP
12 10 (3.29%) MATLAB
13 9 (2.96%) PL/SQL
14 8 (2.63%) VB.NET
15 6 (1.97%) Objective-C
15 6 (1.97%) PowerShell
15 6 (1.97%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.99%) R
Qualifications
1 129 (42.43%) Degree
2 9 (2.96%) ISTQB
3 7 (2.30%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.30%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.97%) CREST Certified
5 4 (1.32%) MCP
6 2 (0.66%) ISEB
6 2 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.33%) CISA
7 1 (0.33%) CISM
7 1 (0.33%) CISSP
7 1 (0.33%) PhD
7 1 (0.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.62%) QA
2 4 (1.32%) SLA
3 3 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.66%) PMO
5 1 (0.33%) ISO26262
System Software
1 14 (4.61%) NFS
2 10 (3.29%) Firmware
3 8 (2.63%) VMware ESX
4 7 (2.30%) Active Directory
4 7 (2.30%) Docker
5 3 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.66%) HDFS
7 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (2.96%) Perfmon
2 8 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (2.30%) HP SiteScope
4 6 (1.97%) Puppet
5 2 (0.66%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 57 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 23 (7.57%) Oracle
3 19 (6.25%) IBM
4 18 (5.92%) SAP
5 11 (3.62%) Adobe
6 10 (3.29%) VMware
7 9 (2.96%) HP
8 8 (2.63%) EMC
8 8 (2.63%) NEC
9 7 (2.30%) Riverbed
9 7 (2.30%) SOASTA, Inc
10 4 (1.32%) Apple
10 4 (1.32%) Atlassian
10 4 (1.32%) Quark
11 3 (0.99%) Avid
12 1 (0.33%) ArcSight
12 1 (0.33%) Borland
12 1 (0.33%) LogRhythm
12 1 (0.33%) Renesas
12 1 (0.33%) Splunk
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Superb Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: GBP 40 - 50k +Many benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Theale, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Application Centre Ltd
Salary: package
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
KV Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
KV Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Flexible Working
Posted: 2 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 5 days ago
Ascot
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + £6.3k car allowance + 10% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: Additional Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago