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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 76 32 53
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +21
Permanent jobs citing C++ 63 142 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.52% 6.23% 4.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.49% 16.99% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 37 126 75
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £31,250 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
841 836 1032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 33.65% 36.70% 50.61%
Number of salaries quoted 692 741 910
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 1 September 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Reading

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 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 72 (50.00%) C#
2 63 (43.75%) Linux
3 54 (37.50%) C
4 52 (36.11%) Java
5 48 (33.33%) SQL
5 48 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 46 (31.94%) Degree
7 42 (29.17%) .NET
8 36 (25.00%) QA
9 35 (24.31%) Computer Science
10 33 (22.92%) Windows
11 32 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
12 31 (21.53%) SQL Server
13 30 (20.83%) JavaScript
14 23 (15.97%) Python
14 23 (15.97%) Telecoms
15 21 (14.58%) OO
15 21 (14.58%) Microsoft
15 21 (14.58%) Oracle
16 20 (13.89%) SMTP
17 19 (13.19%) IIS
17 19 (13.19%) HTML
18 18 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
19 17 (11.81%) MAPI
19 17 (11.81%) UNIX
19 17 (11.81%) SAN
19 17 (11.81%) Benchmarking
19 17 (11.81%) VMware
19 17 (11.81%) VMware ESX
19 17 (11.81%) IMAP

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 19 (13.19%) IIS
2 8 (5.56%) Apache
3 5 (3.47%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.78%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.39%) OpenStack
6 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 4 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.81%) SaaS
2 1 (0.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (13.89%) SMTP
2 17 (11.81%) SAN
2 17 (11.81%) IMAP
2 17 (11.81%) NAS
3 14 (9.72%) TCP/IP
4 13 (9.03%) Wireshark
5 11 (7.64%) DVB
5 11 (7.64%) ADSL
5 11 (7.64%) HTTP
6 10 (6.94%) Ethernet
7 6 (4.17%) SNMP
8 5 (3.47%) Internet
9 3 (2.08%) SSL
10 1 (0.69%) Wireless
10 1 (0.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (21.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.78%) MySQL
2 4 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (1.39%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.39%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.69%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.69%) HBase
4 1 (0.69%) Riak
4 1 (0.69%) Big Data
4 1 (0.69%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.69%) CouchDB
4 1 (0.69%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (11.81%) WebLOAD
1 17 (11.81%) AQtime
2 13 (9.03%) Eclipse
3 10 (6.94%) Ant
4 7 (4.86%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 7 (4.86%) Git (software)
5 6 (4.17%) Selenium
5 6 (4.17%) Visual Studio
5 6 (4.17%) Subversion
6 5 (3.47%) Maven
6 5 (3.47%) ClearCase
6 5 (3.47%) TestNG
7 4 (2.78%) LoadRunner
8 2 (1.39%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.69%) TestComplete
9 1 (0.69%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.69%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.69%) WebObjects
9 1 (0.69%) JUnit
9 1 (0.69%) WebDriver
General
1 23 (15.97%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 6 (4.17%) French Language
3 2 (1.39%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.69%) Electronics
4 1 (0.69%) Military
4 1 (0.69%) Banking
4 1 (0.69%) Finance
4 1 (0.69%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 57 (39.58%) Developer
2 35 (24.31%) Software Engineer
3 32 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 16 (11.11%) Test Engineer
5 15 (10.42%) C++ Developer
5 15 (10.42%) C++ Software Engineer
6 14 (9.72%) Senior Software Engineer
6 14 (9.72%) Senior Developer
6 14 (9.72%) Senior Software Developer
7 12 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
8 10 (6.94%) Java Developer
9 9 (6.25%) Junior
9 9 (6.25%) Programmer
9 9 (6.25%) Senior Test Engineer
9 9 (6.25%) Performance Engineer
9 9 (6.25%) Performance Test Engineer
9 9 (6.25%) Development Engineer
10 8 (5.56%) QA Engineer
10 8 (5.56%) Junior Developer
11 7 (4.86%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (29.17%) .NET
2 19 (13.19%) HTML
3 17 (11.81%) MAPI
4 10 (6.94%) WinForms
4 10 (6.94%) ASP.NET
4 10 (6.94%) WPF
5 9 (6.25%) CSS
5 9 (6.25%) STL
6 8 (5.56%) Web Services
7 7 (4.86%) jQuery
7 7 (4.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 7 (4.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (4.86%) REST
8 6 (4.17%) XML
8 6 (4.17%) SOAP
9 5 (3.47%) Spring
9 5 (3.47%) Ajax
10 4 (2.78%) WCF
10 4 (2.78%) XSLT
11 3 (2.08%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 35 (24.31%) Computer Science
2 18 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
3 12 (8.33%) MPEG
4 11 (7.64%) Client/Server
5 9 (6.25%) Firmware
5 9 (6.25%) STB
6 8 (5.56%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.08%) Physics
7 3 (2.08%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.69%) iPhone
8 1 (0.69%) Open Source
8 1 (0.69%) Social Media
8 1 (0.69%) iPad
8 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 63 (43.75%) Linux
2 33 (22.92%) Windows
3 17 (11.81%) UNIX
4 3 (2.08%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (1.39%) Solaris
5 2 (1.39%) VxWorks
5 2 (1.39%) LynxOS
6 1 (0.69%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.69%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 32 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (14.58%) OO
4 17 (11.81%) Benchmarking
5 13 (9.03%) Performance Tuning
6 12 (8.33%) Data Protection
7 11 (7.64%) DRM
8 10 (6.94%) Project Management
9 9 (6.25%) MVC
9 9 (6.25%) Software Architecture
10 8 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (4.86%) Web Application Development
12 6 (4.17%) Software Deployment
12 6 (4.17%) Product Management
12 6 (4.17%) UML
13 5 (3.47%) OOP
13 5 (3.47%) RUP
13 5 (3.47%) Scrum
13 5 (3.47%) Test Automation
13 5 (3.47%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 72 (50.00%) C#
2 54 (37.50%) C
3 52 (36.11%) Java
4 48 (33.33%) SQL
5 30 (20.83%) JavaScript
6 23 (15.97%) Python
7 16 (11.11%) Perl
8 14 (9.72%) VB
9 10 (6.94%) Shell Script
10 8 (5.56%) VB.NET
11 5 (3.47%) Ada
12 4 (2.78%) PHP
13 3 (2.08%) MATLAB
13 3 (2.08%) Embedded C
13 3 (2.08%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.69%) XAML
14 1 (0.69%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.69%) Ruby
14 1 (0.69%) Korn
14 1 (0.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 46 (31.94%) Degree
2 10 (6.94%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.86%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.08%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.69%) MCSE
6 1 (0.69%) ISEB
6 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (25.00%) QA
2 2 (1.39%) DO-178B
System Software
1 17 (11.81%) VMware ESX
1 17 (11.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (9.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (4.17%) NetBackup
1 6 (4.17%) Backup Exec
1 6 (4.17%) PureDisk
2 2 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (14.58%) Microsoft
1 21 (14.58%) Oracle
2 17 (11.81%) VMware
3 11 (7.64%) Broadcom
4 7 (4.86%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.08%) QNX
6 2 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.39%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.39%) HP
7 1 (0.69%) Citrix
7 1 (0.69%) Lotus
7 1 (0.69%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.69%) JBoss
7 1 (0.69%) LANDesk
7 1 (0.69%) Autodesk
7 1 (0.69%) Websense
7 1 (0.69%) SolidWorks
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