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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 92 31 90
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +59
Permanent jobs citing C++ 49 138 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.08% 6.16% 2.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.98% 14.78% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 46 120 45
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £58,000
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
819 934 895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.82% 41.72% 44.48%
Number of salaries quoted 703 795 784
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 3 March 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Reading

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 (59.22%) C
2 60 (58.25%) C#
3 47 (45.63%) Windows
3 47 (45.63%) Python
4 46 (44.66%) Java
5 37 (35.92%) Linux
5 37 (35.92%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (35.92%) Degree
6 34 (33.01%) Software Engineering
6 34 (33.01%) .NET
7 33 (32.04%) Perl
7 33 (32.04%) SQL
8 31 (30.10%) OO
9 29 (28.16%) UNIX
10 28 (27.18%) Computer Science
11 27 (26.21%) Ruby
11 27 (26.21%) JavaScript
12 26 (25.24%) HTML
13 24 (23.30%) UML
14 23 (22.33%) SQL Server
15 22 (21.36%) ASP.NET
16 20 (19.42%) TCP/IP
16 20 (19.42%) WCF
17 18 (17.48%) Mac OS X
17 18 (17.48%) Web Services
18 16 (15.53%) Visual Studio
18 16 (15.53%) OOD
19 15 (14.56%) Unit Testing
20 13 (12.62%) jQuery
21 12 (11.65%) HTML5

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 9 (8.74%) IIS
2 4 (3.88%) Apache
2 4 (3.88%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.88%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.88%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.94%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.97%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (7.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.97%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.97%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (19.42%) TCP/IP
2 7 (6.80%) Firewall
3 6 (5.83%) HTTP
4 5 (4.85%) FTP
4 5 (4.85%) DNS
4 5 (4.85%) SSL
5 1 (0.97%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (22.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.88%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.94%) MySQL
3 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.97%) Star Schema
4 1 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.97%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.97%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.97%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (15.53%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.83%) ClearCase
3 5 (4.85%) Eclipse
3 5 (4.85%) Selenium
3 5 (4.85%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.88%) Ant
4 4 (3.88%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (3.88%) RequisitePro
4 4 (3.88%) ClearQuest
4 4 (3.88%) Rational Rose
5 3 (2.91%) Subversion
5 3 (2.91%) Maven
5 3 (2.91%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 2 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.94%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.97%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.97%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.97%) Bugzilla
General
1 10 (9.71%) Finance
2 7 (6.80%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.91%) Multimedia
4 2 (1.94%) Front Office
4 2 (1.94%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.94%) Banking
4 2 (1.94%) Retail
4 2 (1.94%) Marketing
5 1 (0.97%) Electronics
5 1 (0.97%) Billing
Job Titles
1 29 (28.16%) Software Engineer
2 25 (24.27%) Developer
3 21 (20.39%) Technical Support
4 19 (18.45%) Support Engineer
4 19 (18.45%) Technical Support Engineer
4 19 (18.45%) Senior Software Engineer
4 19 (18.45%) Technical Engineer
5 10 (9.71%) Junior
6 9 (8.74%) C++ Developer
7 7 (6.80%) C# Developer
7 7 (6.80%) Java Developer
7 7 (6.80%) Project Manager
7 7 (6.80%) Tester
7 7 (6.80%) Consultant
7 7 (6.80%) Software Manager
8 6 (5.83%) Junior Software Tester
8 6 (5.83%) Software Tester
8 6 (5.83%) Technical Manager
8 6 (5.83%) Software Project Manager
8 6 (5.83%) Junior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (33.01%) .NET
2 26 (25.24%) HTML
3 22 (21.36%) ASP.NET
4 20 (19.42%) WCF
5 18 (17.48%) Web Services
6 13 (12.62%) jQuery
7 12 (11.65%) HTML5
8 11 (10.68%) WPF
9 10 (9.71%) Ajax
10 9 (8.74%) CSS
11 7 (6.80%) XML
11 7 (6.80%) Spring
11 7 (6.80%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (4.85%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 5 (4.85%) Ruby on Rails
13 4 (3.88%) .NET Framework
13 4 (3.88%) J2EE
13 4 (3.88%) WebSphere MQ
13 4 (3.88%) WinForms
13 4 (3.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 28 (27.18%) Computer Science
2 7 (6.80%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.88%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.88%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.91%) Device Driver
4 3 (2.91%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.91%) Social Media
5 2 (1.94%) User Experience
5 2 (1.94%) Open Source
5 2 (1.94%) Physics
5 2 (1.94%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.97%) MPEG
6 1 (0.97%) DTV
6 1 (0.97%) Economics
6 1 (0.97%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.97%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 47 (45.63%) Windows
2 37 (35.92%) Linux
3 29 (28.16%) UNIX
4 18 (17.48%) Mac OS X
5 4 (3.88%) AIX
6 3 (2.91%) VxWorks
6 3 (2.91%) LynxOS
6 3 (2.91%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (1.94%) Android
7 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.94%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (35.92%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (33.01%) Software Engineering
3 31 (30.10%) OO
4 24 (23.30%) UML
5 16 (15.53%) OOD
6 15 (14.56%) Unit Testing
7 10 (9.71%) Waterfall
8 8 (7.77%) Multithreading
8 8 (7.77%) Scrum
9 7 (6.80%) Project Management
9 7 (6.80%) MVC
10 6 (5.83%) PRINCE2
10 6 (5.83%) OWASP
11 5 (4.85%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (4.85%) Information Security
11 5 (4.85%) System Testing
12 4 (3.88%) Time Management
12 4 (3.88%) SOA
12 4 (3.88%) ETL
12 4 (3.88%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 61 (59.22%) C
2 60 (58.25%) C#
3 47 (45.63%) Python
4 46 (44.66%) Java
5 33 (32.04%) Perl
5 33 (32.04%) SQL
6 27 (26.21%) JavaScript
6 27 (26.21%) Ruby
7 8 (7.77%) Bash Shell
8 7 (6.80%) Shell Script
8 7 (6.80%) PHP
9 5 (4.85%) Tcl
10 4 (3.88%) VB.NET
10 4 (3.88%) Ada
11 1 (0.97%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.97%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.97%) XPath
11 1 (0.97%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.97%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.97%) VB
Qualifications
1 37 (35.92%) Degree
2 4 (3.88%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.91%) VCP4
4 2 (1.94%) PhD
5 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.97%) MOS
5 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.97%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.77%) QA
2 3 (2.91%) DO-178B
System Software
1 5 (4.85%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.91%) Firmware
3 1 (0.97%) Xen
3 1 (0.97%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (2.91%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.97%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (9.71%) Oracle
2 9 (8.74%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.85%) Imperva
3 5 (4.85%) F5
4 4 (3.88%) Remedy
4 4 (3.88%) SaltStack
4 4 (3.88%) IBM
5 3 (2.91%) HP
6 2 (1.94%) Juniper
6 2 (1.94%) Cisco
6 2 (1.94%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.97%) Sybase
7 1 (0.97%) SAP
7 1 (0.97%) Siebel
Reading, South East, United Kingdom
Cisco Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, South East, United Kingdom
Cisco Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, South East, United Kingdom
Cisco Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Clearswift Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Full Corporate Benefits + training and careerdevelopment
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Clearswift Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Full Corporate Benefits + training and careerdevelopment
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens, Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading, UK
Cisco Systems Limited
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Clearswift Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Full Corporate Benefits + training and careerdevelopment
Posted: 17 days ago