Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 51 44
Rank change year-on-year +2 -7 +99
Permanent jobs citing C++ 122 133 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 4.84% 5.25% 5.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.17% 10.56% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 120 104 212
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -14.29% +23.53%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £32,625
90th Percentile £75,000 £60,000 £71,150
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% +17.65%

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 1,330 1,259 1,632
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 52.80% 49.74% 42.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,206 1,012 1,479
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,750 £65,563 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +2.15%

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 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 61 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 54 (44.26%) Degree
3 52 (42.62%) Java
4 47 (38.52%) C
5 44 (36.07%) Linux
6 43 (35.25%) Firmware
7 33 (27.05%) C#
8 31 (25.41%) Validation
9 28 (22.95%) Unit Testing
10 27 (22.13%) OO
10 27 (22.13%) Python
11 25 (20.49%) Mentoring
11 25 (20.49%) SDLC
12 24 (19.67%) ISO 9001
13 22 (18.03%) OOD
13 22 (18.03%) Unix
14 21 (17.21%) Windows
15 20 (16.39%) UML
15 20 (16.39%) CMMI
15 20 (16.39%) Release Management
15 20 (16.39%) Requirements Analysis
15 20 (16.39%) Process Improvement
16 16 (13.11%) JavaScript
16 16 (13.11%) SQL
16 16 (13.11%) Open Source
16 16 (13.11%) Test Scripting
17 15 (12.30%) Git (software)
18 14 (11.48%) .NET
18 14 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
18 14 (11.48%) Relational Database

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 10 (8.20%) Apache Spark
2 7 (5.74%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.92%) SAS
4 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.82%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (4.10%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (4.10%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (4.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.46%) SaaS
2 2 (1.64%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.10%) HTTP
1 5 (4.10%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.48%) Relational Database
2 10 (8.20%) Apache Hive
2 10 (8.20%) Hadoop
2 10 (8.20%) HBase
3 7 (5.74%) MongoDB
4 6 (4.92%) Data Mining
4 6 (4.92%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.28%) CouchDB
5 4 (3.28%) MySQL
5 4 (3.28%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.28%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.46%) Big Data
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (12.30%) Git (software)
2 11 (9.02%) Subversion
3 7 (5.74%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.28%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.82%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.82%) Selenium
5 1 (0.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (7.38%) Telecoms
2 8 (6.56%) Electronics
3 7 (5.74%) Billing
4 6 (4.92%) Marketing
5 3 (2.46%) Games
6 2 (1.64%) Arabic Language
7 1 (0.82%) Advertising
7 1 (0.82%) Finance
7 1 (0.82%) Legal
7 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 52 (42.62%) Software Engineer
2 32 (26.23%) Developer
3 24 (19.67%) Embedded Engineer
4 22 (18.03%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 17 (13.93%) Senior Software Engineer
6 16 (13.11%) Consultant
7 15 (12.30%) Junior
8 14 (11.48%) C++ Developer
9 12 (9.84%) Software Developer
10 11 (9.02%) C++ Software Engineer
11 10 (8.20%) Graduate
11 10 (8.20%) Graduate Developer
11 10 (8.20%) Graduate Software Developer
12 9 (7.38%) Junior Developer
13 8 (6.56%) Linux Engineer
14 7 (5.74%) C++ Programmer
14 7 (5.74%) C++ Software Developer
14 7 (5.74%) Implementation Consultant
14 7 (5.74%) Java Consultant
14 7 (5.74%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.48%) .NET
2 12 (9.84%) HTML
2 12 (9.84%) XML
3 10 (8.20%) JSON
3 10 (8.20%) TensorFlow
4 7 (5.74%) Apache Camel
4 7 (5.74%) J2EE
4 7 (5.74%) Java EE
4 7 (5.74%) Middleware
4 7 (5.74%) WPF
5 4 (3.28%) ASP.NET
5 4 (3.28%) HTML5
5 4 (3.28%) WCF
6 3 (2.46%) CSS
6 3 (2.46%) LDAP
6 3 (2.46%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.82%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (0.82%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.82%) Spring
7 1 (0.82%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.02%) Computer Science
2 10 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.38%) Algorithms
3 9 (7.38%) Device Driver
4 7 (5.74%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (4.10%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 5 (4.10%) Social Media
6 3 (2.46%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.82%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.82%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 44 (36.07%) Linux
2 22 (18.03%) Unix
3 21 (17.21%) Windows
4 12 (9.84%) Embedded Linux
5 8 (6.56%) Mac OS X
6 3 (2.46%) AIX
6 3 (2.46%) HPUX
6 3 (2.46%) Solaris
7 1 (0.82%) CentOS
7 1 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 31 (25.41%) Validation
3 28 (22.95%) Unit Testing
4 27 (22.13%) OO
5 25 (20.49%) Mentoring
5 25 (20.49%) SDLC
6 22 (18.03%) OOD
7 20 (16.39%) CMMI
7 20 (16.39%) Process Improvement
7 20 (16.39%) Release Management
7 20 (16.39%) Requirements Analysis
7 20 (16.39%) UML
8 16 (13.11%) Open Source
8 16 (13.11%) Test Scripting
9 14 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (10.66%) Analytics
10 13 (10.66%) Mathematics
11 11 (9.02%) Problem-Solving
12 10 (8.20%) MapReduce
12 10 (8.20%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 52 (42.62%) Java
2 47 (38.52%) C
3 33 (27.05%) C#
4 27 (22.13%) Python
5 16 (13.11%) JavaScript
5 16 (13.11%) SQL
6 11 (9.02%) Tcl
7 10 (8.20%) R
7 10 (8.20%) Scala
8 5 (4.10%) Delphi
9 4 (3.28%) Perl
10 3 (2.46%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.46%) XAML
11 2 (1.64%) VB
11 2 (1.64%) X++
12 1 (0.82%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.82%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 54 (44.26%) Degree
2 11 (9.02%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (4.10%) ISTQB
3 5 (4.10%) PhD
4 3 (2.46%) RHCE
5 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (19.67%) ISO 9001
2 5 (4.10%) QA
System Software
1 43 (35.25%) Firmware
2 1 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (9.84%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.02%) Atmel
2 11 (9.02%) Capita
3 7 (5.74%) HP
3 7 (5.74%) TIBCO
4 5 (4.10%) Altera
4 5 (4.10%) Freescale
4 5 (4.10%) Xilinx
5 3 (2.46%) Splunk
6 2 (1.64%) VMware
7 1 (0.82%) CyberSource
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle
7 1 (0.82%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.82%) SAP