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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 61 27 45
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +18
Permanent jobs citing C++ 83 160 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.49% 6.97% 4.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.60% 19.63% 9.41%
Number of salaries quoted 56 146 81
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 £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
865 815 1105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 36.41% 35.48% 50.14%
Number of salaries quoted 721 728 981
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 30 July 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Reading

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 76 (46.06%) C#
2 73 (44.24%) Linux
3 62 (37.58%) Java
4 57 (34.55%) Software Engineering
5 56 (33.94%) Degree
6 55 (33.33%) C
7 51 (30.91%) .NET
8 50 (30.30%) SQL
9 41 (24.85%) QA
10 40 (24.24%) Windows
11 38 (23.03%) Computer Science
12 37 (22.42%) Agile Software Development
13 35 (21.21%) SQL Server
14 33 (20.00%) JavaScript
15 31 (18.79%) UNIX
16 29 (17.58%) Microsoft
17 28 (16.97%) Python
18 26 (15.76%) OO
18 26 (15.76%) HTML
18 26 (15.76%) SaaS
19 22 (13.33%) IIS
19 22 (13.33%) Telecoms
20 21 (12.73%) Oracle
20 21 (12.73%) Data Protection
21 20 (12.12%) SMTP
22 19 (11.52%) ASP.NET
23 18 (10.91%) MAPI
24 17 (10.30%) SAN
24 17 (10.30%) Benchmarking
24 17 (10.30%) VMware

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 22 (13.33%) IIS
2 8 (4.85%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.85%) Apache
3 6 (3.64%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.21%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.61%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 14 (8.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.61%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.61%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (2.42%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 26 (15.76%) SaaS
2 1 (0.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.12%) SMTP
2 17 (10.30%) SAN
2 17 (10.30%) IMAP
2 17 (10.30%) NAS
3 15 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 13 (7.88%) Wireshark
5 12 (7.27%) HTTP
6 11 (6.67%) DVB
6 11 (6.67%) ADSL
7 10 (6.06%) Ethernet
8 6 (3.64%) Internet
8 6 (3.64%) SNMP
9 4 (2.42%) SSL
10 1 (0.61%) Wireless
10 1 (0.61%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.03%) MySQL
3 4 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (2.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (1.82%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (1.82%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.21%) Riak
6 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.61%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.61%) Big Data
6 1 (0.61%) HBase
6 1 (0.61%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (10.30%) WebLOAD
1 17 (10.30%) AQtime
2 14 (8.48%) Ant
3 8 (4.85%) Eclipse
4 6 (3.64%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 5 (3.03%) Selenium
5 5 (3.03%) Git (software)
5 5 (3.03%) TestNG
5 5 (3.03%) Subversion
5 5 (3.03%) Maven
6 4 (2.42%) ClearCase
6 4 (2.42%) LoadRunner
7 2 (1.21%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.61%) WebObjects
8 1 (0.61%) JUnit
8 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 6 (3.64%) Manufacturing
2 6 (3.64%) French Language
3 1 (0.61%) Electronics
3 1 (0.61%) Finance
3 1 (0.61%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.61%) Banking
3 1 (0.61%) Military
Job Titles
1 70 (42.42%) Developer
2 40 (24.24%) Software Engineer
3 36 (21.82%) Software Developer
4 19 (11.52%) C++ Developer
5 18 (10.91%) Senior Developer
6 16 (9.70%) Test Engineer
6 16 (9.70%) Senior Software Engineer
6 16 (9.70%) C++ Software Engineer
7 14 (8.48%) Senior Software Developer
8 12 (7.27%) Junior Developer
8 12 (7.27%) Java Developer
8 12 (7.27%) Junior
8 12 (7.27%) Systems Engineer
9 11 (6.67%) Senior C++ Developer
9 11 (6.67%) Development Engineer
10 9 (5.45%) Performance Test Engineer
10 9 (5.45%) Performance Engineer
10 9 (5.45%) Senior Test Engineer
11 8 (4.85%) QA Engineer
11 8 (4.85%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (30.91%) .NET
2 26 (15.76%) HTML
3 19 (11.52%) ASP.NET
4 18 (10.91%) MAPI
5 13 (7.88%) Web Services
5 13 (7.88%) WPF
6 12 (7.27%) WCF
7 10 (6.06%) CSS
8 9 (5.45%) jQuery
9 8 (4.85%) WinForms
9 8 (4.85%) XML
9 8 (4.85%) STL
10 6 (3.64%) REST
10 6 (3.64%) Ajax
10 6 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (3.64%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 6 (3.64%) SOAP
11 5 (3.03%) XSLT
11 5 (3.03%) Spring
12 4 (2.42%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 38 (23.03%) Computer Science
2 17 (10.30%) Embedded Systems
3 15 (9.09%) Mathematics
4 11 (6.67%) MPEG
5 9 (5.45%) Firmware
5 9 (5.45%) STB
6 7 (4.24%) Physics
7 6 (3.64%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.42%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.82%) Social Media
10 2 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.21%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.61%) Open Source
11 1 (0.61%) iPhone
11 1 (0.61%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (0.61%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 73 (44.24%) Linux
2 40 (24.24%) Windows
3 31 (18.79%) UNIX
4 2 (1.21%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (1.21%) Solaris
4 2 (1.21%) LynxOS
4 2 (1.21%) VxWorks
5 1 (0.61%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.61%) HPUX
5 1 (0.61%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (34.55%) Software Engineering
2 37 (22.42%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (15.76%) OO
4 21 (12.73%) Data Protection
5 17 (10.30%) Benchmarking
5 17 (10.30%) Software Architecture
6 13 (7.88%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (6.67%) DRM
8 9 (5.45%) Project Management
9 8 (4.85%) Web Development
9 8 (4.85%) MVC
9 8 (4.85%) OOP
10 7 (4.24%) Web Application Development
11 6 (3.64%) Software Deployment
11 6 (3.64%) Test Automation
11 6 (3.64%) Product Management
11 6 (3.64%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (3.03%) OOD
12 5 (3.03%) UML
12 5 (3.03%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 76 (46.06%) C#
2 62 (37.58%) Java
3 55 (33.33%) C
4 50 (30.30%) SQL
5 33 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 28 (16.97%) Python
7 16 (9.70%) Perl
8 15 (9.09%) VB
9 10 (6.06%) Shell Script
10 8 (4.85%) VB.NET
11 5 (3.03%) PHP
12 4 (2.42%) Ada
13 3 (1.82%) Embedded C
13 3 (1.82%) Embedded C++
13 3 (1.82%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.61%) XAML
14 1 (0.61%) VBScript
14 1 (0.61%) X++
14 1 (0.61%) Bourne shell
14 1 (0.61%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 56 (33.94%) Degree
2 9 (5.45%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.24%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.21%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.61%) ISEB
5 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.61%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (24.85%) QA
2 2 (1.21%) DO-178B
System Software
1 17 (10.30%) VMware ESX
1 17 (10.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (9.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (3.64%) PureDisk
1 6 (3.64%) NetBackup
1 6 (3.64%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.21%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (17.58%) Microsoft
2 21 (12.73%) Oracle
3 17 (10.30%) VMware
4 11 (6.67%) Broadcom
5 7 (4.24%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.21%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.21%) QNX
6 2 (1.21%) Websense
6 2 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.21%) HP
7 1 (0.61%) Citrix
7 1 (0.61%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.61%) Lotus
7 1 (0.61%) Autodesk
7 1 (0.61%) JBoss
7 1 (0.61%) LANDesk
7 1 (0.61%) SolidWorks
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum Pension + BUPA + Life Ins + Lunch +
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 27 days ago