Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 57 67
Rank change year-on-year -13 +10 +36
Permanent jobs citing C++ 91 158 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.86% 4.52% 3.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.55% 10.96% 9.19%
Number of salaries quoted 69 124 135
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £61,250 £71,250
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,750
% change year-on-year - -3.74% +3.89%

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 1206 1442 1860
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 51.17% 41.26% 40.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1048 1274 1606
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £66,250
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 70 (76.92%) Java
2 47 (51.65%) C#
3 45 (49.45%) Linux
4 42 (46.15%) Python
5 30 (32.97%) Finance
6 29 (31.87%) Amazon AWS
7 26 (28.57%) Git (software)
7 26 (28.57%) JavaScript
8 25 (27.47%) Perl
8 25 (27.47%) Degree
8 25 (27.47%) DevOps
9 24 (26.37%) SaaS
10 23 (25.27%) Puppet
10 23 (25.27%) Unix
10 23 (25.27%) Ansible
11 22 (24.18%) C
11 22 (24.18%) MongoDB
12 20 (21.98%) Computer Science
13 19 (20.88%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (20.88%) Software Engineering
13 19 (20.88%) Bash Shell
14 18 (19.78%) Opscode Chef
15 17 (18.68%) Fintech
15 17 (18.68%) Release Management
15 17 (18.68%) Windows
15 17 (18.68%) Tcl
15 17 (18.68%) Agile Software Development
16 14 (15.38%) .NET
16 14 (15.38%) Test Automation
17 13 (14.29%) Project Management

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 5 (5.49%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.30%) SAS
2 3 (3.30%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.10%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (5.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 29 (31.87%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (26.37%) SaaS
3 7 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.40%) HTTP
2 2 (2.20%) Network Security
2 2 (2.20%) SMTP
3 1 (1.10%) DHCP
3 1 (1.10%) DNS
3 1 (1.10%) FTP
3 1 (1.10%) SSH
3 1 (1.10%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (24.18%) MongoDB
2 5 (5.49%) Big Data
3 3 (3.30%) Data Mining
3 3 (3.30%) KNIME
4 2 (2.20%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.10%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.10%) MySQL
5 1 (1.10%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 12 (13.19%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.40%) Selenium
4 3 (3.30%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.20%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.20%) WinDbg
6 1 (1.10%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.10%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.10%) JMeter
6 1 (1.10%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.10%) Maven
6 1 (1.10%) Ranorex
6 1 (1.10%) Subversion
General
1 30 (32.97%) Finance
2 7 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.49%) Billing
4 3 (3.30%) Games
4 3 (3.30%) Marketing
5 2 (2.20%) Banking
5 2 (2.20%) Military
6 1 (1.10%) Advertising
6 1 (1.10%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.10%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (34.07%) Developer
2 14 (15.38%) Software Developer
3 12 (13.19%) Consultant
3 12 (13.19%) Junior
4 11 (12.09%) Software Engineer
5 10 (10.99%) Graduate
6 9 (9.89%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 7 (7.69%) C++ Developer
7 7 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
7 7 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
7 7 (7.69%) Linux Developer
8 6 (6.59%) Python Developer
9 5 (5.49%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 5 (5.49%) DevOps Developer
9 5 (5.49%) Implementation Consultant
9 5 (5.49%) Java Consultant
9 5 (5.49%) Junior Developer
9 5 (5.49%) QA Consultant
9 5 (5.49%) Software Consultant
9 5 (5.49%) Telecoms Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.38%) .NET
2 10 (10.99%) XML
3 7 (7.69%) HTML
3 7 (7.69%) JSON
4 6 (6.59%) AngularJS
5 5 (5.49%) Apache Camel
5 5 (5.49%) D3.js
5 5 (5.49%) J2EE
5 5 (5.49%) Java EE
5 5 (5.49%) Middleware
5 5 (5.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (4.40%) CSS
7 2 (2.20%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.20%) REST
7 2 (2.20%) SOAP
7 2 (2.20%) WCF
7 2 (2.20%) WPF
8 1 (1.10%) Kafka
8 1 (1.10%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.98%) Computer Science
2 17 (18.68%) Fintech
3 6 (6.59%) Virtual Team
4 4 (4.40%) Algorithms
5 3 (3.30%) Data Structures
5 3 (3.30%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (3.30%) Social Media
6 2 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.20%) CESG
6 2 (2.20%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.20%) Device Driver
6 2 (2.20%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (2.20%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.10%) Cyber Defence
7 1 (1.10%) Digital Currency
7 1 (1.10%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.10%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.10%) Verilog
7 1 (1.10%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 45 (49.45%) Linux
2 23 (25.27%) Unix
3 17 (18.68%) Windows
4 3 (3.30%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.10%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (27.47%) DevOps
2 19 (20.88%) Continuous Integration
2 19 (20.88%) Software Engineering
3 17 (18.68%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (18.68%) Release Management
4 14 (15.38%) Test Automation
5 13 (14.29%) Project Management
6 12 (13.19%) Mathematics
7 11 (12.09%) Mentoring
8 9 (9.89%) Scrum
9 8 (8.79%) High Availability
9 8 (8.79%) Microservices
9 8 (8.79%) Open Source
9 8 (8.79%) SDLC
10 7 (7.69%) Continuous Deployment
10 7 (7.69%) Test Scripting
11 6 (6.59%) Data Management
11 6 (6.59%) ITIL
11 6 (6.59%) PRINCE2
11 6 (6.59%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (76.92%) Java
2 47 (51.65%) C#
3 42 (46.15%) Python
4 26 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 25 (27.47%) Perl
6 22 (24.18%) C
7 19 (20.88%) Bash Shell
8 17 (18.68%) Tcl
9 12 (13.19%) SQL
10 11 (12.09%) Go
11 5 (5.49%) PowerShell
12 4 (4.40%) MATLAB
13 3 (3.30%) R
13 3 (3.30%) Ruby
13 3 (3.30%) Shell Script
14 2 (2.20%) PHP
14 2 (2.20%) PL/SQL
14 2 (2.20%) Scala
14 2 (2.20%) VB
14 2 (2.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (27.47%) Degree
2 12 (13.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (6.59%) ISTQB
3 6 (6.59%) PMI Certification
3 6 (6.59%) PMP
4 3 (3.30%) PhD
4 3 (3.30%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.30%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.20%) CREST Certified
5 2 (2.20%) OSCP
6 1 (1.10%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.10%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.99%) QA
2 5 (5.49%) SLA
3 2 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 2 (2.20%) Docker
1 2 (2.20%) Firmware
2 1 (1.10%) KVM
2 1 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (25.27%) Ansible
1 23 (25.27%) Puppet
2 18 (19.78%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.20%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.20%) rkt
Vendors
1 8 (8.79%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.69%) HP
2 7 (7.69%) Oracle
3 5 (5.49%) TIBCO
4 2 (2.20%) CyberSource
4 2 (2.20%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.10%) Altera
5 1 (1.10%) Cadence
5 1 (1.10%) Google
5 1 (1.10%) Lattice Semiconductor
5 1 (1.10%) Mentor Graphics
5 1 (1.10%) VMware
5 1 (1.10%) Xilinx