The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 56 87 32
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -55
Permanent jobs citing C++ 88 52 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.53% 2.44% 6.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.02% 6.18% 12.35%
Number of salaries quoted 78 50 135
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,750 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £66,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Programming Languages Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
976 842 1190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 39.10% 39.44% 50.19%
Number of salaries quoted 849 721 1072
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
C++
Berkshire

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 18 April 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Reading

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 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++.

1 124 (49.40%) Software Engineering
2 111 (44.22%) Java
2 111 (44.22%) C#
3 104 (41.43%) Degree
4 101 (40.24%) .NET
5 100 (39.84%) Linux
6 80 (31.87%) HTML
7 77 (30.68%) Python
8 74 (29.48%) ASP.NET
9 67 (26.69%) Computer Science
10 66 (26.29%) OO
11 65 (25.90%) SQL Server
12 57 (22.71%) Agile Software Development
13 54 (21.51%) Microsoft
14 52 (20.72%) UNIX
14 52 (20.72%) WCF
15 50 (19.92%) JavaScript
16 46 (18.33%) Perl
16 46 (18.33%) SaaS
17 41 (16.33%) HTML5
18 40 (15.94%) SQL
18 40 (15.94%) C
18 40 (15.94%) Windows
19 39 (15.54%) OOD
20 35 (13.94%) WPF
21 34 (13.55%) Mathematics
21 34 (13.55%) MS Excel
21 34 (13.55%) PHP
22 33 (13.15%) CSS
23 32 (12.75%) QA

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 23 (9.16%) Apache
2 15 (5.98%) IIS
3 9 (3.59%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.39%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.20%) Node.js
6 2 (0.80%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.80%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.80%) WebLogic
Applications
1 34 (13.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 46 (18.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (10.76%) HTTP
2 16 (6.37%) TCP/IP
3 14 (5.58%) SMTP
3 14 (5.58%) DNS
4 13 (5.18%) TELNET
5 8 (3.19%) SSL
5 8 (3.19%) Internet
6 7 (2.79%) SNMP
6 7 (2.79%) SSH
7 4 (1.59%) Wireless
8 2 (0.80%) IPsec
9 1 (0.40%) LDAP
9 1 (0.40%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.40%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.40%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (25.90%) SQL Server
2 25 (9.96%) MySQL
3 23 (9.16%) Apache Cassandra
3 23 (9.16%) NoSQL
4 22 (8.76%) Riak
5 15 (5.98%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (5.58%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (4.78%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.59%) Big Data
9 3 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.20%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.20%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.40%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.40%) Redis
10 1 (0.40%) HBase
10 1 (0.40%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.40%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 17 (6.77%) Ant
2 14 (5.58%) Git (software)
3 10 (3.98%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.59%) TestNG
4 4 (1.59%) Rational Rhapsody
4 4 (1.59%) Selenium
4 4 (1.59%) ClearCase
4 4 (1.59%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.40%) JUnit
5 1 (0.40%) WebObjects
5 1 (0.40%) Maven
5 1 (0.40%) Subversion
General
1 8 (3.19%) Telecoms
2 6 (2.39%) Aerospace
2 6 (2.39%) Games
2 6 (2.39%) Military
3 5 (1.99%) Banking
3 5 (1.99%) Finance
4 3 (1.20%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.20%) French Language
4 3 (1.20%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.40%) Retail
5 1 (0.40%) Billing
5 1 (0.40%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 147 (58.57%) Developer
2 94 (37.45%) Software Engineer
3 85 (33.86%) Software Developer
4 53 (21.12%) Senior Developer
5 36 (14.34%) Senior Software Engineer
6 31 (12.35%) Senior Software Developer
7 30 (11.95%) C++ Developer
8 26 (10.36%) Graduate
8 26 (10.36%) Junior
9 21 (8.37%) Junior Developer
10 20 (7.97%) QA Engineer
11 19 (7.57%) Senior C++ Developer
11 19 (7.57%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 18 (7.17%) Programmer
13 17 (6.77%) Tester
13 17 (6.77%) QA Tester
13 17 (6.77%) Junior Software Developer
13 17 (6.77%) C++ Software Engineer
14 16 (6.37%) C# Developer
15 15 (5.98%) UNIX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (40.24%) .NET
2 80 (31.87%) HTML
3 74 (29.48%) ASP.NET
4 52 (20.72%) WCF
5 41 (16.33%) HTML5
6 35 (13.94%) WPF
7 33 (13.15%) CSS
8 27 (10.76%) Web Services
9 25 (9.96%) jQuery
9 25 (9.96%) SOAP
10 16 (6.37%) Ajax
11 14 (5.58%) CSS3
11 14 (5.58%) RESTful
12 13 (5.18%) XSLT
13 12 (4.78%) XML
14 9 (3.59%) REST
15 8 (3.19%) MFC
16 6 (2.39%) JSON
17 5 (1.99%) LAMP
18 4 (1.59%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 67 (26.69%) Computer Science
2 34 (13.55%) Mathematics
3 29 (11.55%) Enterprise Software
4 26 (10.36%) Physics
5 19 (7.57%) Open Source
6 18 (7.17%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.79%) Social Media
7 7 (2.79%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (1.59%) Animation
8 4 (1.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.20%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.20%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.40%) Smartcard
10 1 (0.40%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.40%) iPhone
10 1 (0.40%) PKI
10 1 (0.40%) iPad
10 1 (0.40%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 100 (39.84%) Linux
2 52 (20.72%) UNIX
3 40 (15.94%) Windows
4 4 (1.59%) Solaris
5 3 (1.20%) HPUX
5 3 (1.20%) Android
5 3 (1.20%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.80%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.40%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.40%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (49.40%) Software Engineering
2 66 (26.29%) OO
3 57 (22.71%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (15.54%) OOD
5 32 (12.75%) Data Protection
6 31 (12.35%) Software Architecture
7 22 (8.76%) Web Development
8 20 (7.97%) Test Automation
9 17 (6.77%) User Stories
9 17 (6.77%) ITIL
10 16 (6.37%) Business Continuity
10 16 (6.37%) Document Management
10 16 (6.37%) Penetration Testing
10 16 (6.37%) Stress Testing
10 16 (6.37%) Manual Testing
10 16 (6.37%) Disaster Recovery
11 14 (5.58%) OOP
12 13 (5.18%) Problem Management
12 13 (5.18%) Data Management
13 12 (4.78%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 111 (44.22%) Java
1 111 (44.22%) C#
2 77 (30.68%) Python
3 50 (19.92%) JavaScript
4 46 (18.33%) Perl
5 40 (15.94%) SQL
5 40 (15.94%) C
6 34 (13.55%) PHP
7 11 (4.38%) Bash Shell
7 11 (4.38%) Shell Script
8 10 (3.98%) VC++
9 9 (3.59%) VB
10 4 (1.59%) Lisp
10 4 (1.59%) MATLAB
11 3 (1.20%) Ruby
11 3 (1.20%) Scala
12 2 (0.80%) PHP5
12 2 (0.80%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.80%) Tcl
13 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 104 (41.43%) Degree
2 14 (5.58%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.79%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.59%) PhD
5 3 (1.20%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.80%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (12.75%) QA
2 2 (0.80%) SLA
3 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.40%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (4.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.40%) ClearTrust
2 1 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (0.40%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.40%) CA SiteMinder
1 1 (0.40%) Puppet
1 1 (0.40%) Ganglia
1 1 (0.40%) Zenoss
1 1 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 54 (21.51%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.37%) Oracle
3 10 (3.98%) Red Hat
4 7 (2.79%) Websense
5 5 (1.99%) Citrix
6 4 (1.59%) Cisco
6 4 (1.59%) Symantec
6 4 (1.59%) Autodesk
7 3 (1.20%) JBoss
7 3 (1.20%) VMware
8 2 (0.80%) BT
9 1 (0.40%) Sun
9 1 (0.40%) CA
9 1 (0.40%) IBM
9 1 (0.40%) HP
9 1 (0.40%) Intel
9 1 (0.40%) Google
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