Period
to 15 October 2018

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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 48 53
Rank change year-on-year -45 +5 +23
Permanent jobs citing C++ 57 115 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.53% 5.03% 5.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.70% 9.93% 12.09%
Number of salaries quoted 52 87 152
Reading median annual salary £52,583 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.85% - -
10th Percentile £38,875 £27,500 £32,275
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £61,250
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 1,214 1,158 1,431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 53.93% 50.63% 41.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1,070 1,007 1,290
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,450 £28,900 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.32% - -

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 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Reading

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, 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 42 (73.68%) Software Engineering
2 32 (56.14%) Java
3 25 (43.86%) Linux
3 25 (43.86%) SDLC
4 23 (40.35%) C#
5 22 (38.60%) OO
6 21 (36.84%) Degree
7 20 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (29.82%) Unit Testing
9 14 (24.56%) Mentoring
10 13 (22.81%) Firmware
11 12 (21.05%) UML
11 12 (21.05%) OOD
11 12 (21.05%) C
11 12 (21.05%) .NET
12 11 (19.30%) ISO 9001
12 11 (19.30%) Python
12 11 (19.30%) CMMI
12 11 (19.30%) Validation
12 11 (19.30%) Requirements Analysis
12 11 (19.30%) Release Management
12 11 (19.30%) Process Improvement
13 10 (17.54%) Go
13 10 (17.54%) Self-Motivation
14 9 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (14.04%) TDD
15 8 (14.04%) JavaScript
15 8 (14.04%) Kafka
15 8 (14.04%) Waterfall
16 7 (12.28%) Unix

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 3 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.75%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (1.75%) Traffic Server
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) GitHub
2 4 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.51%) SaaS
4 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.75%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) Firewall
1 1 (1.75%) H.323
1 1 (1.75%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.53%) NoSQL
2 5 (8.77%) Hadoop
2 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.02%) MySQL
3 4 (7.02%) RDBMS
3 4 (7.02%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.75%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Git (software)
1 4 (7.02%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.51%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.75%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.75%) Gradle
4 1 (1.75%) JUnit
4 1 (1.75%) Mockito
4 1 (1.75%) Selenium
4 1 (1.75%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.75%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 7 (12.28%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Financial Institution
3 3 (5.26%) Retail
4 2 (3.51%) Electronics
4 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.75%) Advertising
5 1 (1.75%) Games
5 1 (1.75%) Legal
5 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (61.40%) Software Engineer
2 17 (29.82%) Developer
3 9 (15.79%) Embedded Engineer
3 9 (15.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 9 (15.79%) Senior Software Engineer
4 7 (12.28%) Software Developer
5 6 (10.53%) C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Applications Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Java Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Java Software Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Junior
7 4 (7.02%) C# Software Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Junior Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Junior Software Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Business Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) C++ Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.05%) .NET
2 8 (14.04%) Kafka
3 4 (7.02%) D3.js
3 4 (7.02%) jQuery
3 4 (7.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (7.02%) Visualforce
4 3 (5.26%) AngularJS
4 3 (5.26%) HTML
5 2 (3.51%) Django
5 2 (3.51%) React
5 2 (3.51%) Vue.js
6 1 (1.75%) GWT
6 1 (1.75%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (1.75%) RESTful
6 1 (1.75%) Spring Boot
6 1 (1.75%) Swagger
6 1 (1.75%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (1.75%) Unity DI Container
6 1 (1.75%) Unreal Engine
6 1 (1.75%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (12.28%) Device Driver
3 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.77%) Client/Server
3 5 (8.77%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.77%) Digital Currency
3 5 (8.77%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.51%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.75%) PKI
5 1 (1.75%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.75%) User Experience
5 1 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 25 (43.86%) Linux
2 7 (12.28%) Unix
3 4 (7.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (7.02%) Windows
4 1 (1.75%) AIX
4 1 (1.75%) Android
4 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.75%) CentOS
4 1 (1.75%) HPUX
4 1 (1.75%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (73.68%) Software Engineering
2 25 (43.86%) SDLC
3 22 (38.60%) OO
4 20 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (29.82%) Unit Testing
6 14 (24.56%) Mentoring
7 12 (21.05%) OOD
7 12 (21.05%) UML
8 11 (19.30%) CMMI
8 11 (19.30%) Process Improvement
8 11 (19.30%) Release Management
8 11 (19.30%) Requirements Analysis
8 11 (19.30%) Validation
9 9 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (14.04%) TDD
10 8 (14.04%) Waterfall
11 6 (10.53%) Continuous Deployment
11 6 (10.53%) High Availability
11 6 (10.53%) Multithreading
11 6 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 32 (56.14%) Java
2 23 (40.35%) C#
3 12 (21.05%) C
4 11 (19.30%) Python
5 10 (17.54%) Go
6 8 (14.04%) JavaScript
7 7 (12.28%) Ruby
8 5 (8.77%) Erlang
9 4 (7.02%) Apex Code
9 4 (7.02%) SQL
10 2 (3.51%) Delphi
10 2 (3.51%) Scala
10 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.75%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.75%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.75%) Perl
11 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (36.84%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.75%) PhD
2 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (19.30%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.75%) ECSS
System Software
1 13 (22.81%) Firmware
2 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.75%) Docker
3 1 (1.75%) Postfix
3 1 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (10.53%) Oracle
2 4 (7.02%) CommVault
2 4 (7.02%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.26%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.26%) VMware
4 2 (3.51%) Altera
4 2 (3.51%) Freescale
4 2 (3.51%) Xilinx
5 1 (1.75%) Apple
5 1 (1.75%) Google
5 1 (1.75%) Samsung
5 1 (1.75%) Splunk