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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 59 61 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -38
Permanent jobs citing C++ 83 86 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.72% 3.65% 7.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.37% 9.77% 19.83%
Number of salaries quoted 53 59 147
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
886 880 807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 39.73% 37.34% 35.63%
Number of salaries quoted 721 734 716
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 £30,000
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 29 July 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Reading

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 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 (56.48%) C#
2 56 (51.85%) Python
3 52 (48.15%) Degree
4 51 (47.22%) C
5 48 (44.44%) Software Engineering
6 47 (43.52%) Java
7 45 (41.67%) Linux
8 40 (37.04%) Windows
9 35 (32.41%) Computer Science
10 33 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
11 30 (27.78%) PHP
12 27 (25.00%) .NET
13 25 (23.15%) MySQL
13 25 (23.15%) SQL
13 25 (23.15%) JavaScript
14 23 (21.30%) Analytical Skills
15 22 (20.37%) TDD
16 18 (16.67%) Ruby
17 17 (15.74%) NoSQL
17 17 (15.74%) MVC
17 17 (15.74%) UNIX
17 17 (15.74%) Apache
18 16 (14.81%) ASP.NET
18 16 (14.81%) SQL Server
18 16 (14.81%) Microsoft
18 16 (14.81%) SaaS
18 16 (14.81%) jQuery
19 15 (13.89%) Unit Testing
19 15 (13.89%) Mathematics
19 15 (13.89%) TCP/IP

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 17 (15.74%) Apache
2 14 (12.96%) IIS
3 5 (4.63%) OpenStack
4 4 (3.70%) Node.js
5 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.93%) Zope
Applications
1 11 (10.19%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.78%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.81%) SaaS
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.89%) TCP/IP
2 10 (9.26%) HTTP
3 9 (8.33%) SSL
4 4 (3.70%) Internet
5 3 (2.78%) SMTP
6 2 (1.85%) VoIP
6 2 (1.85%) VPN
6 2 (1.85%) DNS
6 2 (1.85%) Network Security
6 2 (1.85%) Firewall
7 1 (0.93%) SSH
7 1 (0.93%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.93%) SS7
7 1 (0.93%) H.323
7 1 (0.93%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.93%) POP3
7 1 (0.93%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (23.15%) MySQL
2 17 (15.74%) NoSQL
3 16 (14.81%) SQL Server
4 12 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (11.11%) MongoDB
5 7 (6.48%) RDBMS
5 7 (6.48%) Oracle Database
5 7 (6.48%) Relational Database
6 5 (4.63%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 13 (12.04%) Visual Studio
2 7 (6.48%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (4.63%) FitNesse
4 4 (3.70%) JIRA
4 4 (3.70%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.85%) NUnit
5 2 (1.85%) Subversion
5 2 (1.85%) SpecFlow
5 2 (1.85%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.93%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (0.93%) JUnit
6 1 (0.93%) Fiddler
6 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (11.11%) Legal
1 12 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 6 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.70%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.85%) 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 (38.89%) Software Engineer
2 41 (37.96%) Developer
3 24 (22.22%) Senior Software Engineer
4 20 (18.52%) C++ Software Engineer
5 15 (13.89%) Software Developer
6 13 (12.04%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 10 (9.26%) Senior Developer
8 9 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
8 9 (8.33%) Junior
9 8 (7.41%) C++ Developer
9 8 (7.41%) Consultant
10 7 (6.48%) DBA
10 7 (6.48%) Administrator
10 7 (6.48%) C# Software Engineer
11 6 (5.56%) Graduate
11 6 (5.56%) MySQL DBA
12 5 (4.63%) C++/C# Developer
13 4 (3.70%) Python Developer
13 4 (3.70%) Programmer
13 4 (3.70%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (25.00%) .NET
2 16 (14.81%) ASP.NET
2 16 (14.81%) jQuery
3 14 (12.96%) ASP.NET MVC
3 14 (12.96%) REST
4 13 (12.04%) JSON
4 13 (12.04%) Ruby on Rails
5 12 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 12 (11.11%) CodeIgniter
5 12 (11.11%) CakePHP
5 12 (11.11%) Backbone.js
5 12 (11.11%) Ember.js
5 12 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 12 (11.11%) Express
6 11 (10.19%) HTML
7 10 (9.26%) Web Services
8 9 (8.33%) WCF
9 6 (5.56%) WPF
9 6 (5.56%) CSS
10 5 (4.63%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 35 (32.41%) Computer Science
2 23 (21.30%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (13.89%) Mathematics
4 7 (6.48%) 3D Graphics
4 7 (6.48%) Replication
4 7 (6.48%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (4.63%) Social Media
5 5 (4.63%) Algorithms
5 5 (4.63%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.70%) Smartphone
7 3 (2.78%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.78%) Economics
7 3 (2.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (1.85%) Physics
9 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.93%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 45 (41.67%) Linux
2 40 (37.04%) Windows
3 17 (15.74%) UNIX
4 13 (12.04%) Mac OS X
5 5 (4.63%) CentOS
6 3 (2.78%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.78%) Android
7 1 (0.93%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.93%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 33 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (20.37%) TDD
4 17 (15.74%) MVC
5 15 (13.89%) Unit Testing
6 14 (12.96%) BDD
7 13 (12.04%) Scrum
8 12 (11.11%) CAD
9 11 (10.19%) Software Architecture
10 10 (9.26%) Project Management
11 9 (8.33%) Open Source
11 9 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (7.41%) SDLC
13 7 (6.48%) Data Privacy
13 7 (6.48%) Software Licensing
13 7 (6.48%) OO
13 7 (6.48%) OOD
13 7 (6.48%) ETL
13 7 (6.48%) Benchmarking
13 7 (6.48%) UML
Programming Languages
1 61 (56.48%) C#
2 56 (51.85%) Python
3 51 (47.22%) C
4 47 (43.52%) Java
5 30 (27.78%) PHP
6 25 (23.15%) SQL
6 25 (23.15%) JavaScript
7 18 (16.67%) Ruby
8 14 (12.96%) VB.NET
9 13 (12.04%) Objective-C
10 11 (10.19%) Perl
11 3 (2.78%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.78%) MATLAB
11 3 (2.78%) VB
12 2 (1.85%) 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 52 (48.15%) Degree
2 7 (6.48%) Oracle Certification
3 6 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.63%) PhD
5 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.93%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.96%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.63%) Firmware
2 2 (1.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (5.56%) Puppet
2 5 (4.63%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.26%) Oracle
3 8 (7.41%) Websense
4 7 (6.48%) Splunk
5 5 (4.63%) Atlassian
6 4 (3.70%) IBM
7 1 (0.93%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.93%) Siebel
7 1 (0.93%) Apple
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