Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 64 63
Rank change year-on-year -26 -1 +11
Permanent jobs citing C++ 55 97 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.66% 3.97% 4.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.95% 7.92% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 50 81 100
Reading median annual salary £52,583 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.85% - -10.00%
10th Percentile £38,750 £27,500 £31,075
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £65,000
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -5.26%

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 1,112 1,225 1,372
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 53.88% 50.14% 41.10%
Number of salaries quoted 973 1,084 1,213
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,000 £28,825 £29,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -

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 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Reading

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 (76.36%) Software Engineering
2 32 (58.18%) Java
3 31 (56.36%) Linux
4 22 (40.00%) C
5 20 (36.36%) C#
5 20 (36.36%) SDLC
6 19 (34.55%) OO
6 19 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (30.91%) Degree
8 15 (27.27%) Go
9 14 (25.45%) Python
10 13 (23.64%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (21.82%) Unit Testing
12 11 (20.00%) Ruby
12 11 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
13 10 (18.18%) High Availability
13 10 (18.18%) Device Driver
13 10 (18.18%) JavaScript
14 9 (16.36%) .NET
14 9 (16.36%) Kafka
14 9 (16.36%) Waterfall
14 9 (16.36%) Problem-Solving
15 8 (14.55%) Open Source
16 7 (12.73%) Amazon AWS
16 7 (12.73%) Docker
16 7 (12.73%) Mentoring
16 7 (12.73%) OOP
16 7 (12.73%) OOD
16 7 (12.73%) Android
17 6 (10.91%) Requirements Analysis

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 (1.82%) Apache
1 1 (1.82%) Traffic Server
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.73%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.91%) GitHub
3 5 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (9.09%) Amazon S3
3 5 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) H.323
2 2 (3.64%) Bluetooth
2 2 (3.64%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 5 (9.09%) MySQL
2 5 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 5 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 5 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 5 (9.09%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (5.45%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.64%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.82%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.82%) Gradle
4 1 (1.82%) JUnit
4 1 (1.82%) Mockito
4 1 (1.82%) Selenium
4 1 (1.82%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.82%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.82%) Subversion
General
1 5 (9.09%) Finance
1 5 (9.09%) Financial Institution
2 4 (7.27%) Retail
3 2 (3.64%) Electronics
3 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.82%) Games
4 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (61.82%) Software Engineer
2 14 (25.45%) Developer
3 11 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) Applications Developer
4 5 (9.09%) Junior
4 5 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Business Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Embedded Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Junior Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Junior Software Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Technical Business Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Business Development Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Development Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Software Development Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Software Development Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.36%) .NET
1 9 (16.36%) Kafka
2 5 (9.09%) D3.js
2 5 (9.09%) Django
2 5 (9.09%) HTML
2 5 (9.09%) jQuery
2 5 (9.09%) Twisted
2 5 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (9.09%) Visualforce
2 5 (9.09%) WebRTC
3 4 (7.27%) HTML5
4 2 (3.64%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.64%) React
4 2 (3.64%) Vue.js
5 1 (1.82%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (1.82%) Spring Boot
5 1 (1.82%) Swagger
5 1 (1.82%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (1.82%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (1.82%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (18.18%) Device Driver
3 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.09%) Client/Server
3 5 (9.09%) Digital Currency
3 5 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 5 (9.09%) User Experience
3 5 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 31 (56.36%) Linux
2 7 (12.73%) Android
3 6 (10.91%) Unix
4 5 (9.09%) Apple iOS
5 3 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.45%) Windows
6 1 (1.82%) AIX
6 1 (1.82%) HPUX
6 1 (1.82%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.82%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (76.36%) Software Engineering
2 20 (36.36%) SDLC
3 19 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (34.55%) OO
4 13 (23.64%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (21.82%) Unit Testing
6 10 (18.18%) High Availability
7 9 (16.36%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (16.36%) Waterfall
8 8 (14.55%) Open Source
9 7 (12.73%) Mentoring
9 7 (12.73%) OOD
9 7 (12.73%) OOP
10 6 (10.91%) CMMI
10 6 (10.91%) Continuous Deployment
10 6 (10.91%) Release Management
10 6 (10.91%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (10.91%) TDD
10 6 (10.91%) UML
10 6 (10.91%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 32 (58.18%) Java
2 22 (40.00%) C
3 20 (36.36%) C#
4 15 (27.27%) Go
5 14 (25.45%) Python
6 11 (20.00%) Ruby
7 10 (18.18%) JavaScript
8 5 (9.09%) Apex Code
8 5 (9.09%) Erlang
8 5 (9.09%) Objective-C
9 4 (7.27%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.82%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.82%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.82%) Perl
10 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (30.91%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (12.73%) Docker
2 6 (10.91%) Firmware
3 5 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.82%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.09%) CommVault
2 5 (9.09%) Google
2 5 (9.09%) Oracle
2 5 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (9.09%) VMware
3 3 (5.45%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.82%) Apple
4 1 (1.82%) Samsung
4 1 (1.82%) Splunk