Period
to 25 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 6 months to 25 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 68 46 59
Rank change year-on-year -22 +13 -9
Permanent jobs citing C++ 82 132 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.71% 5.09% 4.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.77% 9.66% 9.58%
Number of salaries quoted 73 127 92
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% -18.18%
10th Percentile £31,750 £27,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £63,625
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -5.00%

C++ is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,056 1,366 1,273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 47.76% 52.70% 47.48%
Number of salaries quoted 921 1,228 1,022
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £66,250
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Reading

C++
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ in Reading.

Salary trend for C++ in Reading

C++
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Reading over the 6 months to 25 April 2019.

Salary histogram for C++ in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for C++.

1 53 (64.63%) Software Engineering
2 52 (63.41%) Linux
3 44 (53.66%) C
4 42 (51.22%) Python
5 41 (50.00%) Java
6 29 (35.37%) Ruby
7 24 (29.27%) C#
8 21 (25.61%) JavaScript
8 21 (25.61%) OO
9 20 (24.39%) Amazon AWS
10 18 (21.95%) Objective-C
11 17 (20.73%) Device Driver
12 16 (19.51%) Perl
12 16 (19.51%) PHP
13 14 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (15.85%) OOP
14 13 (15.85%) OOD
14 13 (15.85%) Git (software)
14 13 (15.85%) Open Source
15 12 (14.63%) RESTful
15 12 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
15 12 (14.63%) Go
15 12 (14.63%) Unix
15 12 (14.63%) Windows
15 12 (14.63%) Microsoft
15 12 (14.63%) Cloud Computing
16 11 (13.41%) AngularJS
16 11 (13.41%) Bash Shell
16 11 (13.41%) Docker

C++
Co-occurring 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 1 (1.22%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.22%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 20 (24.39%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (14.63%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (12.20%) GitHub
4 9 (10.98%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (9.76%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (9.76%) Amazon S3
6 6 (7.32%) AWS Lambda
6 6 (7.32%) Serverless
7 3 (3.66%) SaaS
8 1 (1.22%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (1.22%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.76%) H.323
1 8 (9.76%) HTTP
2 6 (7.32%) Unified Communications
3 5 (6.10%) SSH
3 5 (6.10%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.88%) Firewall
4 4 (4.88%) Network Security
5 2 (2.44%) Bluetooth
6 1 (1.22%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.98%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.54%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (8.54%) MySQL
3 6 (7.32%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (7.32%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.10%) Big Data
4 5 (6.10%) Hadoop
4 5 (6.10%) MongoDB
4 5 (6.10%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.10%) Redis
5 4 (4.88%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.22%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.22%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.22%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (15.85%) Git (software)
2 10 (12.20%) Jenkins
3 8 (9.76%) Sonatype Nexus
4 6 (7.32%) Cucumber
4 6 (7.32%) Gradle
4 6 (7.32%) SonarQube
4 6 (7.32%) Subversion
5 5 (6.10%) Selenium
6 4 (4.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (4.88%) JIRA
6 4 (4.88%) JUnit
6 4 (4.88%) Mockito
6 4 (4.88%) Robot Framework
7 2 (2.44%) Ant
7 2 (2.44%) Artifactory
7 2 (2.44%) gcov
7 2 (2.44%) Maven
7 2 (2.44%) Vagrant
7 2 (2.44%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.22%) Bugzilla
General
1 10 (12.20%) Publishing
2 5 (6.10%) Finance
2 5 (6.10%) Retail
3 3 (3.66%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.44%) Electronics
5 1 (1.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (41.46%) Software Engineer
2 32 (39.02%) Developer
3 17 (20.73%) C++ Developer
3 17 (20.73%) Senior Software Engineer
4 8 (9.76%) C Developer
4 8 (9.76%) C/C++ Developer
5 6 (7.32%) Java Engineer
5 6 (7.32%) Python Developer
6 5 (6.10%) Backend Developer
6 5 (6.10%) C# Developer
6 5 (6.10%) C++/C# Developer
6 5 (6.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (6.10%) Graduate
6 5 (6.10%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (6.10%) PHP Developer
7 4 (4.88%) Consultant
7 4 (4.88%) Java Team Leader
7 4 (4.88%) Junior
7 4 (4.88%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (4.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.63%) RESTful
2 11 (13.41%) AngularJS
3 8 (9.76%) CGI
3 8 (9.76%) Django
3 8 (9.76%) WebRTC
4 7 (8.54%) .NET
4 7 (8.54%) Spring
4 7 (8.54%) Twisted
5 6 (7.32%) GWT
5 6 (7.32%) JSON
5 6 (7.32%) JSP
5 6 (7.32%) React
5 6 (7.32%) Spring Boot
5 6 (7.32%) Swagger
5 6 (7.32%) Vue.js
6 5 (6.10%) HTML
6 5 (6.10%) Node.js
6 5 (6.10%) Redux
6 5 (6.10%) RxJS
6 5 (6.10%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.73%) Device Driver
2 8 (9.76%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (6.10%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (6.10%) User Experience
4 4 (4.88%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (4.88%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.22%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.22%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 52 (63.41%) Linux
2 12 (14.63%) Unix
2 12 (14.63%) Windows
3 10 (12.20%) Android
4 8 (9.76%) Apple iOS
4 8 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (7.32%) CentOS
6 5 (6.10%) Debian
6 5 (6.10%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.44%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (64.63%) Software Engineering
2 21 (25.61%) OO
3 14 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (15.85%) OOD
4 13 (15.85%) OOP
4 13 (15.85%) Open Source
5 11 (13.41%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (12.20%) OOA/OOD
6 10 (12.20%) Process Improvement
7 9 (10.98%) High Availability
8 8 (9.76%) Android Development
8 8 (9.76%) iOS Development
9 7 (8.54%) BDD
9 7 (8.54%) DevOps
9 7 (8.54%) Test Automation
10 6 (7.32%) Analytics
10 6 (7.32%) Microservices
10 6 (7.32%) Scrum
10 6 (7.32%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 44 (53.66%) C
2 42 (51.22%) Python
3 41 (50.00%) Java
4 29 (35.37%) Ruby
5 24 (29.27%) C#
6 21 (25.61%) JavaScript
7 18 (21.95%) Objective-C
8 16 (19.51%) Perl
8 16 (19.51%) PHP
9 12 (14.63%) Go
10 11 (13.41%) Bash Shell
11 10 (12.20%) Apple Swift
11 10 (12.20%) ES6
11 10 (12.20%) Kotlin
11 10 (12.20%) TypeScript
12 8 (9.76%) SQL
13 4 (4.88%) PowerShell
14 3 (3.66%) Assembly Language
15 2 (2.44%) Groovy
16 1 (1.22%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 10 (12.20%) Degree
1 10 (12.20%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.88%) AWS Certification
2 4 (4.88%) MCSA
2 4 (4.88%) MCSE
2 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.66%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.20%) QA
System Software
1 11 (13.41%) Docker
2 10 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.54%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.44%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.44%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (8.54%) Puppet
2 6 (7.32%) Ansible
2 6 (7.32%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (6.10%) SELinux
4 4 (4.88%) Ambari
4 4 (4.88%) Kubernetes
5 2 (2.44%) vCenter Server
6 1 (1.22%) Graphite
6 1 (1.22%) HP ALM
6 1 (1.22%) Icinga
6 1 (1.22%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 12 (14.63%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.20%) VMware
3 9 (10.98%) Google
4 5 (6.10%) Oracle
5 4 (4.88%) Coverity
6 3 (3.66%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.22%) HP