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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 36 110
Rank change year-on-year -15 +74  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 55 129 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 4.41% 6.56% 1.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.57% 14.79% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 39 123 37
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +29.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £42,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £67,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

C++ is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 642 872 838
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 51.48% 44.38% 34.44%
Number of salaries quoted 487 793 729
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing C++ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 51 (53.68%) Java
2 50 (52.63%) Linux
3 47 (49.47%) Software Engineering
4 39 (41.05%) Scrum
5 38 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 35 (36.84%) Degree
7 33 (34.74%) HTML
8 32 (33.68%) C#
8 32 (33.68%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (32.63%) CSS
10 27 (28.42%) OOP
11 26 (27.37%) Python
11 26 (27.37%) SDLC
12 25 (26.32%) Windows
13 23 (24.21%) Ajax
14 21 (22.11%) Data Loss Prevention
15 20 (21.05%) Unix
15 20 (21.05%) Eclipse
16 18 (18.95%) TDD
16 18 (18.95%) Computer Science
17 17 (17.89%) OO
17 17 (17.89%) SQL
17 17 (17.89%) .NET
18 16 (16.84%) Microservices
18 16 (16.84%) Cybersecurity
19 15 (15.79%) Mathematics
20 13 (13.68%) C
20 13 (13.68%) Open Source
21 11 (11.58%) Perl
21 11 (11.58%) Visual Studio

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 4 (4.21%) IIS
2 2 (2.11%) IBM Domino
2 2 (2.11%) JBoss
2 2 (2.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.05%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.21%) SaaS
2 2 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.58%) SMTP
2 7 (7.37%) HTTP
2 7 (7.37%) Internet
2 7 (7.37%) TCP/IP
3 6 (6.32%) Wireshark
4 5 (5.26%) DNS
4 5 (5.26%) SSL
5 3 (3.16%) RFID
5 3 (3.16%) WLAN
6 2 (2.11%) IMAP
6 2 (2.11%) NAS
6 2 (2.11%) SAN
7 1 (1.05%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.16%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.11%) HBase
3 1 (1.05%) Big Data
3 1 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.05%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 20 (21.05%) Eclipse
2 11 (11.58%) Visual Studio
3 6 (6.32%) FitNesse
4 5 (5.26%) WinDbg
5 4 (4.21%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.16%) Ant
7 2 (2.11%) AQtime
7 2 (2.11%) Bitbucket
7 2 (2.11%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.11%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.11%) JUnit
7 2 (2.11%) LoadRunner
7 2 (2.11%) TestNG
7 2 (2.11%) WebLOAD
8 1 (1.05%) JIRA
8 1 (1.05%) MSBuild
8 1 (1.05%) Qt Creator
8 1 (1.05%) Selenium
8 1 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (7.37%) Finance
2 3 (3.16%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.16%) Retail
3 2 (2.11%) Banking
3 2 (2.11%) Military
3 2 (2.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.05%) Automotive
4 1 (1.05%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 40 (42.11%) Developer
2 26 (27.37%) Software Engineer
3 21 (22.11%) Graduate
4 19 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
5 17 (17.89%) C++ Developer
6 16 (16.84%) C++ Software Engineer
7 15 (15.79%) Java Engineer
7 15 (15.79%) Java Software Engineer
8 12 (12.63%) C# Developer
9 11 (11.58%) .NET Developer
9 11 (11.58%) C# .NET Developer
9 11 (11.58%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 11 (11.58%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
9 11 (11.58%) Graduate C# Developer
10 10 (10.53%) Junior
10 10 (10.53%) Software Developer
11 8 (8.42%) Junior Developer
11 8 (8.42%) Senior Software Engineer
12 7 (7.37%) Linux Developer
12 7 (7.37%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (34.74%) HTML
2 31 (32.63%) CSS
3 23 (24.21%) Ajax
4 17 (17.89%) .NET
5 11 (11.58%) Web Services
6 8 (8.42%) MAPI
7 6 (6.32%) DCOM
7 6 (6.32%) WCF
7 6 (6.32%) WPF
8 5 (5.26%) Middleware
9 4 (4.21%) AngularJS
9 4 (4.21%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 4 (4.21%) Node.js
9 4 (4.21%) Regular Expression
10 2 (2.11%) J2EE
10 2 (2.11%) JSP
10 2 (2.11%) POSIX
10 2 (2.11%) STL
10 2 (2.11%) WDF
10 2 (2.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.95%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.37%) Cyber Attack
2 7 (7.37%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (6.32%) Algorithms
4 5 (5.26%) Data Structures
5 4 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.16%) Mobile Computing
7 2 (2.11%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.11%) iPad
7 2 (2.11%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.05%) Blog
8 1 (1.05%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.05%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 50 (52.63%) Linux
2 25 (26.32%) Windows
3 20 (21.05%) Unix
4 4 (4.21%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.16%) Android
5 3 (3.16%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.16%) Solaris
5 3 (3.16%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.05%) AIX
6 1 (1.05%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (49.47%) Software Engineering
2 39 (41.05%) Scrum
3 32 (33.68%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (28.42%) OOP
5 26 (27.37%) SDLC
6 21 (22.11%) Data Loss Prevention
7 18 (18.95%) TDD
8 17 (17.89%) OO
9 16 (16.84%) Cybersecurity
9 16 (16.84%) Microservices
10 15 (15.79%) Mathematics
11 13 (13.68%) Open Source
12 11 (11.58%) Multithreading
12 11 (11.58%) OOD
13 9 (9.47%) BDD
14 8 (8.42%) Malware Analysis
15 7 (7.37%) Mentoring
15 7 (7.37%) Unit Testing
16 6 (6.32%) ATDD
16 6 (6.32%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 51 (53.68%) Java
2 38 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 32 (33.68%) C#
4 26 (27.37%) Python
5 17 (17.89%) SQL
6 13 (13.68%) C
7 11 (11.58%) Perl
8 8 (8.42%) Ruby
9 7 (7.37%) MATLAB
10 6 (6.32%) PowerShell
11 5 (5.26%) PHP
12 4 (4.21%) Bash Shell
12 4 (4.21%) PL/SQL
12 4 (4.21%) T-SQL
13 2 (2.11%) R
14 1 (1.05%) Assembly Language
14 1 (1.05%) Embedded C
14 1 (1.05%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 35 (36.84%) Degree
2 2 (2.11%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.05%) CISA
3 1 (1.05%) CISM
3 1 (1.05%) CISSP
3 1 (1.05%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.11%) PMO
2 1 (1.05%) ISO26262
2 1 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.16%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.11%) HDFS
2 2 (2.11%) VMware ESX
2 2 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.05%) Docker
3 1 (1.05%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 9 (9.47%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.42%) IBM
3 3 (3.16%) VMware
4 1 (1.05%) ArcSight
4 1 (1.05%) HP
4 1 (1.05%) LogRhythm
4 1 (1.05%) Renesas
4 1 (1.05%) Splunk
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