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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 87 42 53
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +11
Permanent jobs citing C++ 55 112 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.13% 4.53% 4.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.62% 11.38% 8.48%
Number of salaries quoted 49 85 71
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 £36,600 £27,600 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
722 984 967
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.95% 39.79% 48.23%
Number of salaries quoted 583 849 843
Average salary £42,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.58% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £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 24 October 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Reading

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 89 (61.81%) C#
2 71 (49.31%) C
3 69 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (38.19%) Linux
5 50 (34.72%) SQL
5 50 (34.72%) Java
6 46 (31.94%) .NET
7 43 (29.86%) Degree
8 41 (28.47%) Windows
9 39 (27.08%) Software Engineering
10 35 (24.31%) Python
11 33 (22.92%) OO
11 33 (22.92%) SQL Server
11 33 (22.92%) QA
12 29 (20.14%) Computer Science
13 28 (19.44%) JavaScript
13 28 (19.44%) Perl
14 27 (18.75%) Telecoms
15 24 (16.67%) HTML
16 22 (15.28%) Embedded Systems
17 20 (13.89%) IIS
17 20 (13.89%) SMTP
17 20 (13.89%) Microsoft
18 18 (12.50%) UML
18 18 (12.50%) Visual Studio
19 17 (11.81%) TCP/IP
19 17 (11.81%) MAPI
19 17 (11.81%) SAN
19 17 (11.81%) Benchmarking
19 17 (11.81%) VMware

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 20 (13.89%) IIS
2 7 (4.86%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.39%) Apache
4 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.69%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (6.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.69%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.69%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (3.47%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.86%) SaaS
2 1 (0.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (13.89%) SMTP
2 17 (11.81%) TCP/IP
2 17 (11.81%) SAN
2 17 (11.81%) IMAP
2 17 (11.81%) NAS
3 13 (9.03%) Wireshark
4 11 (7.64%) DVB
4 11 (7.64%) ADSL
4 11 (7.64%) HTTP
5 10 (6.94%) Ethernet
6 7 (4.86%) SSL
7 6 (4.17%) SNMP
8 5 (3.47%) FTP
8 5 (3.47%) DNS
8 5 (3.47%) Firewall
8 5 (3.47%) Internet
9 1 (0.69%) Wireless
9 1 (0.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (22.92%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (3.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.39%) MySQL
4 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.69%) Star Schema
4 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 17 (11.81%) WebLOAD
2 17 (11.81%) AQtime
3 14 (9.72%) Eclipse
4 9 (6.25%) Ant
5 8 (5.56%) Git (software)
6 7 (4.86%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 7 (4.86%) Subversion
7 6 (4.17%) Maven
7 6 (4.17%) ClearCase
8 4 (2.78%) LoadRunner
9 3 (2.08%) Selenium
10 2 (1.39%) Bugzilla
10 2 (1.39%) MSBuild
10 2 (1.39%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.69%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.69%) TestComplete
11 1 (0.69%) TestNG
General
1 27 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 9 (6.25%) Finance
3 5 (3.47%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.78%) Multimedia
5 3 (2.08%) French Language
6 2 (1.39%) Banking
6 2 (1.39%) Front Office
6 2 (1.39%) Electronics
7 1 (0.69%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.69%) Marketing
7 1 (0.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 44 (30.56%) Developer
2 28 (19.44%) Software Engineer
3 19 (13.19%) Software Developer
4 15 (10.42%) Senior Software Engineer
5 13 (9.03%) C++ Developer
6 12 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 12 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
6 12 (8.33%) Test Engineer
7 10 (6.94%) Programmer
8 9 (6.25%) Support Engineer
8 9 (6.25%) Senior Test Engineer
8 9 (6.25%) Performance Engineer
8 9 (6.25%) Performance Test Engineer
8 9 (6.25%) Development Engineer
9 8 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
9 8 (5.56%) Consultant
10 7 (4.86%) Junior
10 7 (4.86%) Analyst
10 7 (4.86%) Senior Developer
10 7 (4.86%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (31.94%) .NET
2 24 (16.67%) HTML
3 17 (11.81%) MAPI
4 15 (10.42%) ASP.NET
5 14 (9.72%) WPF
6 10 (6.94%) WinForms
6 10 (6.94%) WCF
7 9 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (5.56%) CSS
8 8 (5.56%) Web Services
9 7 (4.86%) XML
9 7 (4.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 6 (4.17%) STL
10 6 (4.17%) HTML5
10 6 (4.17%) Spring
11 5 (3.47%) Ajax
11 5 (3.47%) ICEfaces
12 4 (2.78%) REST
12 4 (2.78%) jQuery
13 3 (2.08%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 29 (20.14%) Computer Science
2 22 (15.28%) Embedded Systems
3 13 (9.03%) MPEG
4 9 (6.25%) STB
5 8 (5.56%) Client/Server
6 7 (4.86%) Mathematics
7 6 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (4.17%) Algorithms
8 3 (2.08%) Device Driver
9 2 (1.39%) Physics
10 1 (0.69%) Social Media
10 1 (0.69%) DTV
10 1 (0.69%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.69%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 55 (38.19%) Linux
2 41 (28.47%) Windows
3 16 (11.11%) UNIX
4 6 (4.17%) Mac OS X
5 5 (3.47%) VxWorks
5 5 (3.47%) LynxOS
6 3 (2.08%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.69%) HPUX
7 1 (0.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (27.08%) Software Engineering
3 33 (22.92%) OO
4 18 (12.50%) UML
5 17 (11.81%) Benchmarking
6 15 (10.42%) Project Management
7 13 (9.03%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (7.64%) Unit Testing
8 11 (7.64%) DRM
9 10 (6.94%) OOD
9 10 (6.94%) MVC
9 10 (6.94%) Waterfall
10 8 (5.56%) Scrum
11 6 (4.17%) RUP
11 6 (4.17%) Data Protection
12 5 (3.47%) OWASP
12 5 (3.47%) PRINCE2
12 5 (3.47%) Information Security
12 5 (3.47%) MODAF
13 4 (2.78%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 89 (61.81%) C#
2 71 (49.31%) C
3 50 (34.72%) Java
3 50 (34.72%) SQL
4 35 (24.31%) Python
5 28 (19.44%) JavaScript
5 28 (19.44%) Perl
6 11 (7.64%) Shell Script
7 10 (6.94%) VB
8 9 (6.25%) PHP
8 9 (6.25%) Ada
8 9 (6.25%) Ruby
9 7 (4.86%) Bash Shell
10 6 (4.17%) VB.NET
11 5 (3.47%) Tcl
12 3 (2.08%) Embedded C
12 3 (2.08%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.39%) XPath
13 2 (1.39%) Embedded C++
13 2 (1.39%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 43 (29.86%) Degree
2 6 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.08%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.08%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.69%) MCP
5 1 (0.69%) MCSE
5 1 (0.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (22.92%) QA
2 5 (3.47%) DO-178B
System Software
1 17 (11.81%) VMware ESX
1 17 (11.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (9.72%) Active Directory
3 10 (6.94%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (4.17%) NetBackup
1 6 (4.17%) Backup Exec
1 6 (4.17%) PureDisk
2 5 (3.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 17 (11.81%) VMware
3 14 (9.72%) Oracle
4 11 (7.64%) Broadcom
5 5 (3.47%) HP
5 5 (3.47%) Imperva
5 5 (3.47%) F5
6 4 (2.78%) Remedy
7 3 (2.08%) QNX
7 3 (2.08%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.39%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.69%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.69%) Sybase
9 1 (0.69%) SAP
9 1 (0.69%) Citrix
9 1 (0.69%) Lotus
9 1 (0.69%) SolidWorks
9 1 (0.69%) Autodesk
9 1 (0.69%) LANDesk
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire, United Kingdom
Websense
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum GBP 25 - 30K +Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum GBP 45 - 60K +Many benefits
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 52,000
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Yoh Company
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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