The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 39 67 57
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -10
Permanent jobs citing C++ 108 83 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 6.00% 3.68% 3.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.78% 9.21% 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 105 53 61
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
784 901 876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 43.56% 39.97% 37.42%
Number of salaries quoted 724 731 737
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 July 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Reading

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for C++.

1 131 (53.47%) Java
2 129 (52.65%) Linux
3 118 (48.16%) Agile Software Development
4 87 (35.51%) Unix
5 85 (34.69%) Python
6 81 (33.06%) Degree
7 74 (30.20%) SQL
8 71 (28.98%) Software Engineering
9 70 (28.57%) Scrum
10 67 (27.35%) Windows
11 61 (24.90%) C#
11 61 (24.90%) SDLC
12 56 (22.86%) Subversion
13 55 (22.45%) VMware
14 54 (22.04%) JavaScript
15 52 (21.22%) Perl
15 52 (21.22%) Bash Shell
16 51 (20.82%) SQL Server
16 51 (20.82%) Computer Science
17 50 (20.41%) TDD
18 48 (19.59%) Oracle
18 48 (19.59%) Multithreading
19 46 (18.78%) Jenkins
20 45 (18.37%) OO
21 44 (17.96%) C
22 43 (17.55%) HTML
22 43 (17.55%) VMware Infrastructure
22 43 (17.55%) Git (software)
22 43 (17.55%) BDD
23 42 (17.14%) Configuration Management

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (7.76%) Apache Spark
2 17 (6.94%) Apache
3 15 (6.12%) IIS
3 15 (6.12%) nginx
4 8 (3.27%) JBoss
5 2 (0.82%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.41%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.41%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.41%) Tornado
6 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (2.04%) MS Excel
1 5 (2.04%) MS Office
2 1 (0.41%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Odoo
1 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (13.06%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (9.80%) SaaS
3 5 (2.04%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.41%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 33 (13.47%) SMTP
2 24 (9.80%) Internet
3 15 (6.12%) SSL
4 14 (5.71%) Wireshark
5 13 (5.31%) SAN
6 12 (4.90%) IMAP
6 12 (4.90%) NAS
7 8 (3.27%) TCP/IP
8 7 (2.86%) HTTP
9 6 (2.45%) DNS
9 6 (2.45%) FTP
9 6 (2.45%) POP3
9 6 (2.45%) SSH
10 1 (0.41%) Firewall
10 1 (0.41%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.41%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (20.82%) SQL Server
2 28 (11.43%) MySQL
3 24 (9.80%) QlikView
4 19 (7.76%) Hadoop
5 15 (6.12%) Apache Cassandra
6 12 (4.90%) HBase
7 11 (4.49%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.45%) RDBMS
9 5 (2.04%) GIS
10 4 (1.63%) Apache Hive
10 4 (1.63%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.41%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.41%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 56 (22.86%) Subversion
2 46 (18.78%) Jenkins
3 43 (17.55%) Git (software)
4 42 (17.14%) JIRA
5 30 (12.24%) Ant
6 24 (9.80%) Artifactory
7 22 (8.98%) Maven
7 22 (8.98%) Sonatype Nexus
8 21 (8.57%) SonarQube
9 18 (7.35%) Eclipse
10 13 (5.31%) AQtime
10 13 (5.31%) WebLOAD
11 12 (4.90%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (4.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 10 (4.08%) TeamCity
13 8 (3.27%) JUnit
13 8 (3.27%) TestNG
14 5 (2.04%) WebDriver
15 4 (1.63%) NetBeans
16 3 (1.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (13.06%) Finance
2 7 (2.86%) Electronics
3 6 (2.45%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.04%) Banking
4 5 (2.04%) Italian Language
4 5 (2.04%) Retail
5 4 (1.63%) Marketing
6 2 (0.82%) French Language
6 2 (0.82%) German Language
6 2 (0.82%) Spanish Language
6 2 (0.82%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.41%) Military
Job Titles
1 98 (40.00%) Developer
2 49 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 46 (18.78%) C++ Developer
4 39 (15.92%) Linux Engineer
5 38 (15.51%) Linux Developer
6 37 (15.10%) Software Developer
7 35 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
8 32 (13.06%) Java Engineer
8 32 (13.06%) Java Software Engineer
9 25 (10.20%) DevOps Engineer
9 25 (10.20%) Python Developer
9 25 (10.20%) Security Engineer
10 24 (9.80%) Unix Engineer
10 24 (9.80%) Unix Linux Engineer
10 24 (9.80%) Unix Security Engineer
10 24 (9.80%) Web Engineer
11 23 (9.39%) C++ Software Developer
12 18 (7.35%) C Developer
12 18 (7.35%) Java Developer
13 16 (6.53%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (17.55%) HTML
2 40 (16.33%) .NET
3 30 (12.24%) CSS
4 29 (11.84%) Node.js
5 26 (10.61%) JSON
6 19 (7.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 18 (7.35%) STL
8 17 (6.94%) AngularJS
9 16 (6.53%) Ajax
10 15 (6.12%) LAMP
10 15 (6.12%) LEMP Stack
11 14 (5.71%) XML
12 13 (5.31%) MAPI
13 9 (3.67%) jQuery
14 8 (3.27%) JSP
14 8 (3.27%) POSIX
14 8 (3.27%) Web Services
15 6 (2.45%) Django
16 4 (1.63%) Java SE
16 4 (1.63%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 51 (20.82%) Computer Science
2 24 (9.80%) Client/Server
3 8 (3.27%) Cyber Attack
4 7 (2.86%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.04%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.04%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.63%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.82%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (0.82%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (0.82%) PKI
8 2 (0.82%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.41%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.41%) Animation
9 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.41%) Informatics
9 1 (0.41%) Life Science
9 1 (0.41%) Motion Graphics
9 1 (0.41%) New Media
9 1 (0.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 129 (52.65%) Linux
2 87 (35.51%) Unix
3 67 (27.35%) Windows
4 15 (6.12%) Windows Server
5 9 (3.67%) Android
6 8 (3.27%) Debian
6 8 (3.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (3.27%) Ubuntu
7 5 (2.04%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.41%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (48.16%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (28.98%) Software Engineering
3 70 (28.57%) Scrum
4 61 (24.90%) SDLC
5 50 (20.41%) TDD
6 48 (19.59%) Multithreading
7 45 (18.37%) OO
8 43 (17.55%) BDD
9 42 (17.14%) Configuration Management
10 41 (16.73%) Data Loss Prevention
11 38 (15.51%) Continuous Integration
12 35 (14.29%) DevOps
13 34 (13.88%) OOP
14 31 (12.65%) Data Management
15 29 (11.84%) Cybersecurity
15 29 (11.84%) Project Management
16 28 (11.43%) Issue Tracking
17 26 (10.61%) Analytics
18 25 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
18 25 (10.20%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 131 (53.47%) Java
2 85 (34.69%) Python
3 74 (30.20%) SQL
4 61 (24.90%) C#
5 54 (22.04%) JavaScript
6 52 (21.22%) Bash Shell
6 52 (21.22%) Perl
7 44 (17.96%) C
8 37 (15.10%) PHP
9 24 (9.80%) Shell Script
10 23 (9.39%) Ruby
11 22 (8.98%) Groovy
12 21 (8.57%) PL/SQL
13 12 (4.90%) VB
14 9 (3.67%) R
15 7 (2.86%) T-SQL
16 4 (1.63%) VB.NET
17 1 (0.41%) Objective-C
17 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 81 (33.06%) Degree
2 5 (2.04%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.63%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.41%) CEH
4 1 (0.41%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.41%) GIAC
4 1 (0.41%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.12%) QA
2 6 (2.45%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (17.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (8.98%) Hyper-V
3 15 (6.12%) Active Directory
4 13 (5.31%) VMware ESX
5 12 (4.90%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 31 (12.65%) Puppet
2 26 (10.61%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (6.12%) HAProxy
4 13 (5.31%) Perfmon
5 10 (4.08%) Ansible
6 8 (3.27%) yum
7 1 (0.41%) Nessus
7 1 (0.41%) Nmap
7 1 (0.41%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 55 (22.45%) VMware
2 48 (19.59%) Oracle
3 24 (9.80%) Informatica
3 24 (9.80%) Microsoft
4 22 (8.98%) Coverity
5 9 (3.67%) Atlassian
5 9 (3.67%) Red Hat
6 7 (2.86%) Zend
7 5 (2.04%) Google
7 5 (2.04%) SaltStack
8 4 (1.63%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.41%) IBM
9 1 (0.41%) Qualys
9 1 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.41%) SAP
9 1 (0.41%) Sun
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