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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 92 35 47
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +12
Permanent jobs citing C++ 55 157 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.12% 6.16% 4.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.43% 15.20% 9.97%
Number of salaries quoted 49 113 87
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
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
740 1033 913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.51% 40.56% 44.56%
Number of salaries quoted 580 841 822
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Reading

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 73 (65.18%) C#
2 57 (50.89%) C
2 57 (50.89%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (40.18%) Java
4 42 (37.50%) SQL
5 41 (36.61%) .NET
6 39 (34.82%) Windows
7 36 (32.14%) Linux
7 36 (32.14%) Python
8 34 (30.36%) Software Engineering
9 33 (29.46%) Degree
10 32 (28.57%) OO
11 27 (24.11%) SQL Server
11 27 (24.11%) Perl
12 26 (23.21%) JavaScript
13 24 (21.43%) UML
14 23 (20.54%) Computer Science
15 22 (19.64%) HTML
16 19 (16.96%) ASP.NET
16 19 (16.96%) Visual Studio
17 18 (16.07%) QA
17 18 (16.07%) WCF
17 18 (16.07%) UNIX
18 17 (15.18%) Web Services
18 17 (15.18%) IIS
19 16 (14.29%) Ruby
20 15 (13.39%) Embedded Systems
20 15 (13.39%) Telecoms
21 13 (11.61%) WPF
21 13 (11.61%) TCP/IP

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 17 (15.18%) IIS
2 6 (5.36%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.57%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.57%) Apache
3 4 (3.57%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.89%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.89%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.89%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.89%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.89%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.57%) SaaS
2 1 (0.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.61%) TCP/IP
2 11 (9.82%) SMTP
3 9 (8.04%) SAN
3 9 (8.04%) IMAP
3 9 (8.04%) NAS
4 8 (7.14%) HTTP
5 6 (5.36%) Wireshark
5 6 (5.36%) Firewall
6 5 (4.46%) DVB
6 5 (4.46%) DNS
6 5 (4.46%) SSL
6 5 (4.46%) ADSL
6 5 (4.46%) FTP
7 3 (2.68%) Ethernet
7 3 (2.68%) SNMP
7 3 (2.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (24.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.68%) MySQL
4 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.89%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.89%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.89%) Big Data
5 1 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.89%) Star Schema
5 1 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 19 (16.96%) Visual Studio
2 10 (8.93%) Eclipse
3 9 (8.04%) ClearCase
3 9 (8.04%) WebLOAD
3 9 (8.04%) AQtime
4 8 (7.14%) Git (software)
5 6 (5.36%) Subversion
5 6 (5.36%) Ant
6 4 (3.57%) RequisitePro
6 4 (3.57%) ClearQuest
6 4 (3.57%) Rational Rose
6 4 (3.57%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 4 (3.57%) Selenium
7 3 (2.68%) Maven
7 3 (2.68%) LoadRunner
8 2 (1.79%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (1.79%) MSBuild
8 2 (1.79%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.89%) TestComplete
9 1 (0.89%) Bugzilla
General
1 15 (13.39%) Telecoms
2 9 (8.04%) Finance
3 4 (3.57%) Multimedia
4 2 (1.79%) Marketing
4 2 (1.79%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.79%) Banking
4 2 (1.79%) Retail
4 2 (1.79%) Front Office
5 1 (0.89%) Electronics
5 1 (0.89%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 30 (26.79%) Developer
2 27 (24.11%) Software Engineer
3 13 (11.61%) Senior Software Engineer
4 12 (10.71%) Technical Support
5 10 (8.93%) Support Engineer
5 10 (8.93%) C++ Developer
5 10 (8.93%) Technical Support Engineer
5 10 (8.93%) Technical Engineer
6 9 (8.04%) Junior
6 9 (8.04%) Programmer
6 9 (8.04%) Software Developer
7 8 (7.14%) Java Developer
8 7 (6.25%) Project Manager
8 7 (6.25%) Software Manager
9 6 (5.36%) Software Project Manager
9 6 (5.36%) Technical Manager
9 6 (5.36%) Consultant
9 6 (5.36%) Technical Project Manager
9 6 (5.36%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (5.36%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (36.61%) .NET
2 22 (19.64%) HTML
3 19 (16.96%) ASP.NET
4 18 (16.07%) WCF
5 17 (15.18%) Web Services
6 13 (11.61%) WPF
7 11 (9.82%) Ajax
8 10 (8.93%) jQuery
8 10 (8.93%) HTML5
9 9 (8.04%) MAPI
10 8 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (6.25%) WinForms
11 7 (6.25%) XML
11 7 (6.25%) CSS
11 7 (6.25%) Spring
12 6 (5.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 4 (3.57%) .NET Framework
13 4 (3.57%) J2EE
13 4 (3.57%) STL
13 4 (3.57%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (20.54%) Computer Science
2 15 (13.39%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.25%) MPEG
4 6 (5.36%) Client/Server
5 5 (4.46%) Algorithms
5 5 (4.46%) Mathematics
6 4 (3.57%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.68%) Device Driver
7 3 (2.68%) STB
7 3 (2.68%) Physics
7 3 (2.68%) Social Media
8 1 (0.89%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.89%) User Experience
8 1 (0.89%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.89%) Open Source
8 1 (0.89%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 39 (34.82%) Windows
2 36 (32.14%) Linux
3 18 (16.07%) UNIX
4 9 (8.04%) Mac OS X
5 4 (3.57%) AIX
6 3 (2.68%) VxWorks
6 3 (2.68%) LynxOS
6 3 (2.68%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (50.89%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (30.36%) Software Engineering
3 32 (28.57%) OO
4 24 (21.43%) UML
5 11 (9.82%) OOD
5 11 (9.82%) Project Management
5 11 (9.82%) Unit Testing
5 11 (9.82%) Waterfall
6 9 (8.04%) Benchmarking
6 9 (8.04%) Scrum
7 8 (7.14%) MVC
8 7 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (6.25%) Multithreading
9 6 (5.36%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (5.36%) PRINCE2
10 5 (4.46%) OOP
10 5 (4.46%) Information Security
10 5 (4.46%) OWASP
10 5 (4.46%) DRM
11 4 (3.57%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 73 (65.18%) C#
2 57 (50.89%) C
3 45 (40.18%) Java
4 42 (37.50%) SQL
5 36 (32.14%) Python
6 27 (24.11%) Perl
7 26 (23.21%) JavaScript
8 16 (14.29%) Ruby
9 8 (7.14%) Bash Shell
9 8 (7.14%) Shell Script
10 7 (6.25%) Ada
10 7 (6.25%) PHP
11 5 (4.46%) Tcl
12 2 (1.79%) XPath
12 2 (1.79%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.79%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.89%) VB
13 1 (0.89%) X++
13 1 (0.89%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.89%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 33 (29.46%) Degree
2 2 (1.79%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.89%) MCP
3 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (16.07%) QA
2 3 (2.68%) DO-178B
System Software
1 10 (8.93%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.04%) VMware ESX
2 9 (8.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.57%) Firmware
4 1 (0.89%) Xen
4 1 (0.89%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (2.68%) NetBackup
1 3 (2.68%) Backup Exec
1 3 (2.68%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (2.68%) PureDisk
Vendors
1 11 (9.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.04%) VMware
3 8 (7.14%) Oracle
4 5 (4.46%) Imperva
4 5 (4.46%) F5
4 5 (4.46%) Broadcom
5 4 (3.57%) IBM
5 4 (3.57%) Remedy
6 3 (2.68%) QNX
6 3 (2.68%) HP
7 2 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.79%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.89%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.89%) Autodesk
8 1 (0.89%) SolidWorks
8 1 (0.89%) LANDesk
8 1 (0.89%) Juniper
8 1 (0.89%) Lotus
8 1 (0.89%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.89%) JD Edwards
Reading, Berkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum plus bens inc bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £24000 - £31000 per annum + amazing benefits!
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Clearswift Ltd
Salary: Competitive + excellent benefits package +
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Clearswift Ltd
Salary: Competitive + excellent benefits package +
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
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