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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 70 54 31
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -23
Permanent jobs citing C++ 72 91 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.18% 3.85% 6.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.04% 10.57% 18.46%
Number of salaries quoted 45 69 142
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £65,000
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
896 861 818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 39.58% 36.41% 35.88%
Number of salaries quoted 720 747 725
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 7 July 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Reading

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 61 (57.01%) C#
2 53 (49.53%) C
2 53 (49.53%) Python
3 50 (46.73%) Linux
4 49 (45.79%) Degree
5 48 (44.86%) Software Engineering
6 46 (42.99%) Java
7 45 (42.06%) Windows
8 32 (29.91%) Computer Science
9 29 (27.10%) Agile Software Development
10 28 (26.17%) .NET
11 27 (25.23%) PHP
12 25 (23.36%) JavaScript
13 23 (21.50%) SQL
14 22 (20.56%) MySQL
15 21 (19.63%) UNIX
15 21 (19.63%) Ruby
15 21 (19.63%) Analytical Skills
16 20 (18.69%) TDD
17 18 (16.82%) SQL Server
17 18 (16.82%) Microsoft
18 17 (15.89%) ASP.NET
19 16 (14.95%) MVC
19 16 (14.95%) Unit Testing
20 15 (14.02%) jQuery
20 15 (14.02%) NoSQL
20 15 (14.02%) HTML
20 15 (14.02%) Mac OS X
20 15 (14.02%) Apache
21 14 (13.08%) TCP/IP

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 15 (14.02%) Apache
2 12 (11.21%) IIS
3 4 (3.74%) OpenStack
4 3 (2.80%) Node.js
5 1 (0.93%) Zope
Applications
1 9 (8.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.80%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.08%) SaaS
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.08%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.61%) SSL
2 6 (5.61%) HTTP
3 3 (2.80%) Internet
4 2 (1.87%) VPN
4 2 (1.87%) Network Security
4 2 (1.87%) VoIP
4 2 (1.87%) SMTP
4 2 (1.87%) Firewall
5 1 (0.93%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.93%) DNS
5 1 (0.93%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.93%) SS7
5 1 (0.93%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.56%) MySQL
2 18 (16.82%) SQL Server
3 15 (14.02%) NoSQL
4 11 (10.28%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (10.28%) MongoDB
5 8 (7.48%) Oracle Database
6 6 (5.61%) Relational Database
6 6 (5.61%) RDBMS
7 4 (3.74%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 14 (13.08%) Visual Studio
2 9 (8.41%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (3.74%) JIRA
3 4 (3.74%) FitNesse
4 3 (2.80%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.87%) NUnit
5 2 (1.87%) Subversion
5 2 (1.87%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 2 (1.87%) SpecFlow
5 2 (1.87%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.93%) JUnit
6 1 (0.93%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.93%) Fiddler
6 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.93%) Selenium
General
1 11 (10.28%) Legal
1 11 (10.28%) Manufacturing
2 8 (7.48%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.74%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.87%) Avionics
5 1 (0.93%) Electronics
5 1 (0.93%) Finance
5 1 (0.93%) Military
5 1 (0.93%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.93%) Billing
Job Titles
1 42 (39.25%) Software Engineer
2 34 (31.78%) Developer
3 26 (24.30%) Senior Software Engineer
4 19 (17.76%) C++ Software Engineer
5 14 (13.08%) Software Developer
6 13 (12.15%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 10 (9.35%) Senior Developer
8 8 (7.48%) Consultant
8 8 (7.48%) Senior Software Developer
8 8 (7.48%) Junior
9 7 (6.54%) Technical Engineer
9 7 (6.54%) Technical Support Engineer
9 7 (6.54%) Technical Support
9 7 (6.54%) Support Engineer
10 6 (5.61%) DBA
10 6 (5.61%) Administrator
10 6 (5.61%) MySQL DBA
11 5 (4.67%) C++ Developer
12 4 (3.74%) C# Developer
12 4 (3.74%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (26.17%) .NET
2 17 (15.89%) ASP.NET
3 15 (14.02%) HTML
3 15 (14.02%) jQuery
4 14 (13.08%) REST
5 13 (12.15%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (12.15%) Ruby on Rails
6 12 (11.21%) .NET Framework
6 12 (11.21%) JSON
7 11 (10.28%) CodeIgniter
7 11 (10.28%) CakePHP
7 11 (10.28%) Web Services
7 11 (10.28%) Backbone.js
7 11 (10.28%) Ember.js
7 11 (10.28%) AngularJS
7 11 (10.28%) Express
8 10 (9.35%) CSS
9 8 (7.48%) WCF
10 6 (5.61%) WPF
11 4 (3.74%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 32 (29.91%) Computer Science
2 21 (19.63%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (10.28%) Mathematics
4 7 (6.54%) 3D Graphics
4 7 (6.54%) Embedded Systems
5 6 (5.61%) Replication
6 5 (4.67%) Algorithms
7 4 (3.74%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.80%) Social Media
8 3 (2.80%) Economics
8 3 (2.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 3 (2.80%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.87%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.93%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.93%) Physics
10 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.93%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 50 (46.73%) Linux
2 45 (42.06%) Windows
3 21 (19.63%) UNIX
4 15 (14.02%) Mac OS X
5 4 (3.74%) Android
5 4 (3.74%) CentOS
5 4 (3.74%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.93%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.93%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (44.86%) Software Engineering
2 29 (27.10%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (18.69%) TDD
4 16 (14.95%) MVC
4 16 (14.95%) Unit Testing
5 13 (12.15%) BDD
5 13 (12.15%) Software Architecture
6 10 (9.35%) SDLC
7 9 (8.41%) Scrum
7 9 (8.41%) UML
7 9 (8.41%) CAD
7 9 (8.41%) Project Management
8 8 (7.48%) OO
8 8 (7.48%) Requirements Analysis
8 8 (7.48%) Release Management
9 7 (6.54%) Multithreading
9 7 (6.54%) OOD
9 7 (6.54%) Open Source
9 7 (6.54%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (5.61%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 61 (57.01%) C#
2 53 (49.53%) C
2 53 (49.53%) Python
3 46 (42.99%) Java
4 27 (25.23%) PHP
5 25 (23.36%) JavaScript
6 23 (21.50%) SQL
7 21 (19.63%) Ruby
8 14 (13.08%) VB.NET
9 12 (11.21%) Perl
10 11 (10.28%) Objective-C
11 3 (2.80%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.80%) MATLAB
11 3 (2.80%) VB
12 2 (1.87%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.93%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.93%) Erlang
13 1 (0.93%) Scala
Qualifications
1 49 (45.79%) Degree
2 9 (8.41%) Security Cleared
3 7 (6.54%) PhD
4 6 (5.61%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.93%) MOS
5 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.15%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.54%) Firmware
2 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (4.67%) Puppet
2 4 (3.74%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (16.82%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.21%) Oracle
3 7 (6.54%) Websense
4 6 (5.61%) Splunk
5 4 (3.74%) Atlassian
6 3 (2.80%) IBM
7 2 (1.87%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.87%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.93%) Siebel
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