The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 88 37 54
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +17
Permanent jobs citing C++ 56 116 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.23% 5.04% 3.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.95% 13.63% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 38 99 68
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,600 £31,050
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
C++
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
806 851 1014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 32.10% 36.95% 50.62%
Number of salaries quoted 651 753 883
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

C++
Salary Trend in Reading

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

C++ Salary Trend in Reading

C++
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Reading region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Reading

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C++.

1 79 (52.67%) C#
2 72 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (41.33%) C
4 60 (40.00%) Linux
5 54 (36.00%) Java
6 49 (32.67%) SQL
7 47 (31.33%) Software Engineering
7 47 (31.33%) Degree
8 41 (27.33%) .NET
9 35 (23.33%) Computer Science
9 35 (23.33%) QA
10 33 (22.00%) Windows
11 32 (21.33%) SQL Server
12 31 (20.67%) JavaScript
13 25 (16.67%) Python
14 24 (16.00%) OO
14 24 (16.00%) Telecoms
15 22 (14.67%) HTML
15 22 (14.67%) Oracle
16 20 (13.33%) Perl
16 20 (13.33%) SMTP
16 20 (13.33%) Microsoft
17 18 (12.00%) IIS
17 18 (12.00%) Embedded Systems
18 17 (11.33%) AQtime
18 17 (11.33%) NAS
18 17 (11.33%) MAPI
18 17 (11.33%) SAN
18 17 (11.33%) Benchmarking
18 17 (11.33%) VMware

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (12.00%) IIS
2 7 (4.67%) Apache
3 6 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.67%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 8 (5.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.67%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.67%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.33%) SaaS
2 1 (0.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (13.33%) SMTP
2 17 (11.33%) SAN
2 17 (11.33%) IMAP
2 17 (11.33%) NAS
3 14 (9.33%) TCP/IP
4 13 (8.67%) HTTP
4 13 (8.67%) Wireshark
5 11 (7.33%) DVB
5 11 (7.33%) ADSL
6 10 (6.67%) Ethernet
7 6 (4.00%) SNMP
7 6 (4.00%) SSL
7 6 (4.00%) Internet
8 3 (2.00%) Firewall
8 3 (2.00%) DNS
8 3 (2.00%) FTP
9 1 (0.67%) Wireless
9 1 (0.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (21.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (2.67%) MySQL
4 2 (1.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.67%) Star Schema
5 1 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (11.33%) WebLOAD
1 17 (11.33%) AQtime
2 13 (8.67%) Eclipse
3 11 (7.33%) Visual Studio
4 9 (6.00%) Ant
5 7 (4.67%) Subversion
5 7 (4.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 7 (4.67%) Git (software)
6 6 (4.00%) Selenium
7 5 (3.33%) Maven
7 5 (3.33%) ClearCase
8 4 (2.67%) LoadRunner
8 4 (2.67%) TestNG
9 2 (1.33%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.67%) TestComplete
10 1 (0.67%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.67%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.67%) WebObjects
10 1 (0.67%) JUnit
10 1 (0.67%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (16.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (5.33%) Manufacturing
3 6 (4.00%) French Language
4 5 (3.33%) Finance
5 2 (1.33%) Front Office
5 2 (1.33%) Electronics
5 2 (1.33%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.67%) Marketing
6 1 (0.67%) Military
6 1 (0.67%) Banking
6 1 (0.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 56 (37.33%) Developer
2 35 (23.33%) Software Engineer
3 32 (21.33%) Software Developer
4 16 (10.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 15 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 15 (10.00%) Test Engineer
6 14 (9.33%) Senior Software Developer
6 14 (9.33%) C++ Developer
6 14 (9.33%) Senior Developer
7 12 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
8 10 (6.67%) Java Developer
8 10 (6.67%) Programmer
9 9 (6.00%) Senior Test Engineer
9 9 (6.00%) Performance Engineer
9 9 (6.00%) Performance Test Engineer
9 9 (6.00%) Development Engineer
10 8 (5.33%) Junior
11 7 (4.67%) Analyst
11 7 (4.67%) Support Engineer
11 7 (4.67%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (27.33%) .NET
2 22 (14.67%) HTML
3 17 (11.33%) MAPI
4 10 (6.67%) WinForms
4 10 (6.67%) WPF
5 9 (6.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 9 (6.00%) STL
5 9 (6.00%) ASP.NET
5 9 (6.00%) CSS
6 8 (5.33%) XML
6 8 (5.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (4.00%) Web Services
7 6 (4.00%) SOAP
7 6 (4.00%) REST
8 5 (3.33%) jQuery
8 5 (3.33%) Spring
9 4 (2.67%) XSLT
10 3 (2.00%) Struts
10 3 (2.00%) MFC
10 3 (2.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 35 (23.33%) Computer Science
2 18 (12.00%) Embedded Systems
3 12 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (8.00%) MPEG
4 11 (7.33%) Client/Server
5 10 (6.67%) Firmware
6 9 (6.00%) STB
7 8 (5.33%) Mathematics
8 3 (2.00%) Physics
9 2 (1.33%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.67%) DTV
10 1 (0.67%) iPhone
10 1 (0.67%) iPad
10 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.67%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 60 (40.00%) Linux
2 33 (22.00%) Windows
3 16 (10.67%) UNIX
4 2 (1.33%) Solaris
4 2 (1.33%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.33%) VxWorks
4 2 (1.33%) LynxOS
4 2 (1.33%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.67%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (31.33%) Software Engineering
3 24 (16.00%) OO
4 17 (11.33%) Benchmarking
5 13 (8.67%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (7.33%) DRM
7 10 (6.67%) Project Management
7 10 (6.67%) UML
7 10 (6.67%) MVC
7 10 (6.67%) Data Protection
8 7 (4.67%) Software Architecture
9 6 (4.00%) Waterfall
9 6 (4.00%) Web Application Development
9 6 (4.00%) Software Deployment
9 6 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (4.00%) Product Management
9 6 (4.00%) Scrum
10 5 (3.33%) OOP
10 5 (3.33%) RUP
10 5 (3.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 79 (52.67%) C#
2 62 (41.33%) C
3 54 (36.00%) Java
4 49 (32.67%) SQL
5 31 (20.67%) JavaScript
6 25 (16.67%) Python
7 20 (13.33%) Perl
8 14 (9.33%) VB
9 13 (8.67%) Shell Script
10 8 (5.33%) VB.NET
11 7 (4.67%) PHP
12 5 (3.33%) Ada
13 4 (2.67%) Embedded C
13 4 (2.67%) Bash Shell
14 3 (2.00%) Ruby
14 3 (2.00%) Embedded C++
14 3 (2.00%) Tcl
14 3 (2.00%) MATLAB
15 2 (1.33%) PowerHouse
16 1 (0.67%) XAML
Qualifications
1 47 (31.33%) Degree
2 10 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.67%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.67%) MCP
6 1 (0.67%) MCSE
6 1 (0.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (23.33%) QA
2 2 (1.33%) DO-178B
System Software
1 17 (11.33%) VMware ESX
1 17 (11.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (8.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (4.00%) NetBackup
1 6 (4.00%) Backup Exec
1 6 (4.00%) PureDisk
2 2 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (14.67%) Oracle
2 20 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 17 (11.33%) VMware
4 11 (7.33%) Broadcom
5 7 (4.67%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.00%) QNX
6 3 (2.00%) Imperva
6 3 (2.00%) F5
7 2 (1.33%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.33%) HP
8 1 (0.67%) Citrix
8 1 (0.67%) Lotus
8 1 (0.67%) Sybase
8 1 (0.67%) SAP
8 1 (0.67%) JBoss
8 1 (0.67%) Remedy
8 1 (0.67%) Autodesk
8 1 (0.67%) Websense
8 1 (0.67%) SolidWorks
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