Period
to 19 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 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 19 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 42 57
Rank change year-on-year +18 +15 +4
Permanent jobs citing C++ 39 55 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 7.62% 6.51% 3.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.54% 16.72% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 35 55 32
Bracknell median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -25.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,400 £22,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £58,750 £56,125
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year - +2.86% -2.78%

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 Bracknell with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Bracknell
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 251 329 280
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 49.02% 38.93% 35.22%
Number of salaries quoted 211 307 233
Bracknell median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% -4.44% +12.50%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £67,000
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Bracknell

C++
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Salary trend for C++ in Bracknell

C++
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Bracknell over the 6 months to 19 August 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for C++.

1 35 (89.74%) Software Engineering
2 33 (84.62%) C
3 27 (69.23%) C#
4 22 (56.41%) Degree
5 20 (51.28%) MFC
6 16 (41.03%) Multithreading
6 16 (41.03%) SDLC
7 15 (38.46%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 15 (38.46%) SQL
7 15 (38.46%) Visual Studio
7 15 (38.46%) STL
8 14 (35.90%) COM
8 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
8 14 (35.90%) TDD
9 13 (33.33%) Python
9 13 (33.33%) Java
10 12 (30.77%) Mathematics
10 12 (30.77%) Physics
10 12 (30.77%) Computer Science
11 8 (20.51%) TCP/IP
11 8 (20.51%) Wireless
12 6 (15.38%) Test Automation
12 6 (15.38%) Infor M3
12 6 (15.38%) Home Automation
12 6 (15.38%) Embedded Software Development
12 6 (15.38%) RS-232
12 6 (15.38%) RS-485
12 6 (15.38%) NEC
12 6 (15.38%) Electronics
12 6 (15.38%) GPRS

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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:

Business Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) TCP/IP
1 8 (20.51%) Wireless
2 6 (15.38%) Ethernet
2 6 (15.38%) GPRS
2 6 (15.38%) GSM
2 6 (15.38%) RS-232
2 6 (15.38%) RS-485
3 2 (5.13%) Firewall
3 2 (5.13%) HTTP
3 2 (5.13%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (38.46%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (15.38%) Electronics
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (84.62%) Software Engineer
2 14 (35.90%) C++ Software Engineer
3 12 (30.77%) Graduate
3 12 (30.77%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 11 (28.21%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
4 11 (28.21%) Senior Software Engineer
5 7 (17.95%) Embedded Engineer
5 7 (17.95%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 6 (15.38%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
6 6 (15.38%) Firmware Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Development Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Penetration Tester
7 2 (5.13%) Security Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Security Penetration Tester
7 2 (5.13%) Security Tester
7 2 (5.13%) Tester
8 1 (2.56%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (2.56%) DBA
8 1 (2.56%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (51.28%) MFC
2 15 (38.46%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 15 (38.46%) STL
3 14 (35.90%) COM
4 2 (5.13%) .NET
4 2 (5.13%) Middleware
5 1 (2.56%) MSMQ
5 1 (2.56%) OpenCV
5 1 (2.56%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 6 (15.38%) Home Automation
3 2 (5.13%) iSeries
4 1 (2.56%) Fintech
4 1 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Solaris
2 1 (2.56%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (89.74%) Software Engineering
2 16 (41.03%) Multithreading
2 16 (41.03%) SDLC
3 14 (35.90%) TDD
4 12 (30.77%) Mathematics
4 12 (30.77%) Physics
5 6 (15.38%) Embedded Software Development
5 6 (15.38%) Test Automation
6 2 (5.13%) Content Management
6 2 (5.13%) CRM
6 2 (5.13%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (5.13%) Information Security
6 2 (5.13%) Multithreaded Programming
6 2 (5.13%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (5.13%) Project Management
6 2 (5.13%) Social Engineering
7 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.56%) ETL
7 1 (2.56%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 33 (84.62%) C
2 27 (69.23%) C#
3 15 (38.46%) SQL
4 13 (33.33%) Java
4 13 (33.33%) Python
5 6 (15.38%) Embedded C
5 6 (15.38%) Embedded C++
6 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (56.41%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) Firmware
2 2 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.38%) EMC
2 6 (15.38%) NEC
3 2 (5.13%) VMware
4 1 (2.56%) IBM
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle