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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
South East / Berkshire
Rank 48 54 116
Rank change year-on-year +6 +62  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 170 205 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 5.04% 4.15% 2.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.36% 10.23% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 130 185 108
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 £27,500 £30,000 £22,350
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 1641 2004 1995
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 48.61% 40.57% 37.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1362 1750 1683
Median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

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 24 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 24 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 +23 68 £50,000 +13.63% 5
Reading -22 51 £45,000 -14.28% 13
Newbury +9 10 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Maidenhead +9 9 £52,500 +75.00% 2
Wokingham - 2 £47,500 -
Slough +23 1 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Windsor - 1 - - 1
Hungerford - 1 £24,000 -
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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++.

1 176 (58.09%) Software Engineering
2 155 (51.16%) C#
3 135 (44.55%) Java
4 130 (42.90%) Degree
5 110 (36.30%) C
6 98 (32.34%) Linux
7 87 (28.71%) Python
8 83 (27.39%) SQL
9 80 (26.40%) HTML
9 80 (26.40%) Computer Science
10 70 (23.10%) Agile Software Development
11 68 (22.44%) JavaScript
12 67 (22.11%) TDD
13 66 (21.78%) SDLC
14 57 (18.81%) CSS
14 57 (18.81%) Microsoft
15 55 (18.15%) Multithreading
16 54 (17.82%) Mathematics
17 53 (17.49%) Visual Studio
18 46 (15.18%) Windows
19 44 (14.52%) .NET
20 43 (14.19%) Scrum
21 39 (12.87%) MFC
22 37 (12.21%) Boost C++ Libraries
23 36 (11.88%) HTTP
24 35 (11.55%) TCP/IP
24 35 (11.55%) STL
25 32 (10.56%) COM
25 32 (10.56%) OOP
25 32 (10.56%) Ajax

C++
Top Related 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 9 (2.97%) 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 (2.31%) Acrobat
1 7 (2.31%) Fireworks
1 7 (2.31%) MS Visio
1 7 (2.31%) 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 (2.97%) BigMachines
2 7 (2.31%) Infor M3
3 2 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.63%) 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 36 (11.88%) HTTP
2 35 (11.55%) TCP/IP
3 19 (6.27%) SMTP
4 17 (5.61%) Kerberos
5 14 (4.62%) FTP
5 14 (4.62%) LDAP
5 14 (4.62%) Wireless
6 13 (4.29%) Internet
7 7 (2.31%) Ethernet
7 7 (2.31%) Firewall
7 7 (2.31%) GPRS
7 7 (2.31%) GSM
7 7 (2.31%) RS-232
7 7 (2.31%) RS-485
8 5 (1.65%) Wireshark
9 4 (1.32%) DNS
9 4 (1.32%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (1.32%) SSL
9 4 (1.32%) VPN
10 3 (0.99%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.96%) Oracle Database
1 12 (3.96%) SQLite
2 11 (3.63%) Big Data
3 10 (3.30%) SQL Server
4 9 (2.97%) Hadoop
4 9 (2.97%) NoSQL
4 9 (2.97%) Relational Database
5 7 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (1.98%) MySQL
6 6 (1.98%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.66%) HBase
9 1 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 53 (17.49%) Visual Studio
2 24 (7.92%) Eclipse
3 19 (6.27%) Git (software)
4 11 (3.63%) Jenkins
5 8 (2.64%) Bitbucket
5 8 (2.64%) Cucumber
5 8 (2.64%) JMeter
5 8 (2.64%) Rational Performance Tester
6 6 (1.98%) FitNesse
7 5 (1.65%) JIRA
7 5 (1.65%) Mercurial
7 5 (1.65%) Selenium
7 5 (1.65%) Subversion
8 4 (1.32%) Ant
8 4 (1.32%) WinDbg
9 3 (0.99%) Bugzilla
9 3 (0.99%) MSBuild
9 3 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.66%) JUnit
10 2 (0.66%) LoadRunner
General
1 23 (7.59%) Finance
2 16 (5.28%) Electronics
3 12 (3.96%) Manufacturing
3 12 (3.96%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.31%) Retail
5 6 (1.98%) Advertising
6 5 (1.65%) Marketing
7 4 (1.32%) Banking
7 4 (1.32%) Games
8 2 (0.66%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.66%) Military
9 1 (0.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 130 (42.90%) Software Engineer
2 90 (29.70%) Developer
3 75 (24.75%) C++ Software Engineer
4 57 (18.81%) Graduate
5 50 (16.50%) Senior Software Engineer
6 37 (12.21%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 33 (10.89%) C++ Developer
8 29 (9.57%) Graduate Developer
9 26 (8.58%) C# Developer
9 26 (8.58%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 18 (5.94%) Junior
11 17 (5.61%) .NET Developer
11 17 (5.61%) C# .NET Developer
11 17 (5.61%) Java Engineer
11 17 (5.61%) Java Software Engineer
12 16 (5.28%) Analyst
12 16 (5.28%) Graduate .NET Developer
12 16 (5.28%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
12 16 (5.28%) Graduate C# Developer
13 15 (4.95%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (26.40%) HTML
2 57 (18.81%) CSS
3 44 (14.52%) .NET
4 39 (12.87%) MFC
5 37 (12.21%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 35 (11.55%) STL
7 32 (10.56%) Ajax
7 32 (10.56%) COM
8 30 (9.90%) XML
9 24 (7.92%) Web Services
10 13 (4.29%) RESTful
10 13 (4.29%) SOAP
11 12 (3.96%) JSON
11 12 (3.96%) Middleware
12 10 (3.30%) AngularJS
12 10 (3.30%) Qt
13 9 (2.97%) REST
13 9 (2.97%) WPF
14 8 (2.64%) HTML5
14 8 (2.64%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 80 (26.40%) Computer Science
2 20 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (6.27%) Embedded Systems
4 15 (4.95%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (4.29%) Management Information System
6 12 (3.96%) Home Automation
7 11 (3.63%) Algorithms
8 10 (3.30%) Data Structures
9 6 (1.98%) Cyber Attack
9 6 (1.98%) 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 (32.34%) Linux
2 46 (15.18%) Windows
3 30 (9.90%) Unix
4 12 (3.96%) Android
5 11 (3.63%) Apple iOS
6 9 (2.97%) Solaris
7 5 (1.65%) 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
1 176 (58.09%) Software Engineering
2 70 (23.10%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (22.11%) TDD
4 66 (21.78%) SDLC
5 55 (18.15%) Multithreading
6 54 (17.82%) Mathematics
7 43 (14.19%) Scrum
8 32 (10.56%) OOP
9 31 (10.23%) OO
10 28 (9.24%) Continuous Integration
11 24 (7.92%) Physics
12 20 (6.60%) Data Loss Prevention
12 20 (6.60%) Mentoring
12 20 (6.60%) Microservices
13 19 (6.27%) BDD
14 16 (5.28%) Unit Testing
15 15 (4.95%) Cybersecurity
15 15 (4.95%) SOA
16 14 (4.62%) Open Source
16 14 (4.62%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 155 (51.16%) C#
2 135 (44.55%) Java
3 110 (36.30%) C
4 87 (28.71%) Python
5 83 (27.39%) SQL
6 68 (22.44%) JavaScript
7 18 (5.94%) Bash Shell
7 18 (5.94%) Perl
8 16 (5.28%) Embedded C++
8 16 (5.28%) Ruby
9 12 (3.96%) Shell Script
10 10 (3.30%) Embedded C
10 10 (3.30%) MATLAB
10 10 (3.30%) PHP
10 10 (3.30%) PL/SQL
11 8 (2.64%) VB.NET
12 6 (1.98%) Objective-C
12 6 (1.98%) T-SQL
13 5 (1.65%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 130 (42.90%) Degree
2 10 (3.30%) ISTQB
3 7 (2.31%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.31%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.98%) 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 (3.63%) 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 (4.62%) NFS
2 9 (2.97%) Firmware
3 8 (2.64%) VMware ESX
4 7 (2.31%) Active Directory
4 7 (2.31%) 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 10 (3.30%) Perfmon
2 9 (2.97%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (2.64%) HP SiteScope
4 6 (1.98%) Puppet
5 2 (0.66%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.33%) yum
Vendors
1 57 (18.81%) Microsoft
2 24 (7.92%) Oracle
3 20 (6.60%) IBM
4 19 (6.27%) SAP
5 11 (3.63%) Adobe
6 10 (3.30%) HP
6 10 (3.30%) VMware
7 8 (2.64%) Riverbed
7 8 (2.64%) SOASTA, Inc
8 7 (2.31%) EMC
8 7 (2.31%) NEC
9 4 (1.32%) Apple
9 4 (1.32%) Atlassian
9 4 (1.32%) Quark
10 3 (0.99%) Avid
11 1 (0.33%) ArcSight
11 1 (0.33%) Borland
11 1 (0.33%) LogRhythm
11 1 (0.33%) Renesas
11 1 (0.33%) Splunk
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum +BONUS+BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Computer Network Defence Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £200 - £250 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum GBP To 70K +Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + £6.3k car allowance + 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ascot
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Flexible Working
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Newbury
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: Additional Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago