The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 214 207 205
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 16 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.29% 0.28% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.30% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 16
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C++ Software Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5114 5044 4871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.20% 93.63% 93.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3777 3733 4043
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,400 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer across the Berkshire region.

C++ Software Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

C++ Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

C++ Software Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell -10 9 £30,000 -36.84% 1
Reading -7 4 £52,500 +50.00%
Newbury - 3 £40,000 -
C++ Software Engineer
South East

C++ Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited C++ Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with C++ Software Engineer in their job title.

1 24 (100.00%) C++
1 24 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (58.33%) C
2 14 (58.33%) Linux
3 13 (54.17%) Degree
3 13 (54.17%) Computer Science
4 12 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 10 (41.67%) Embedded Systems
5 10 (41.67%) LDAP
5 10 (41.67%) FTP
5 10 (41.67%) HTTP
5 10 (41.67%) Kerberos
5 10 (41.67%) NFS
6 9 (37.50%) Windows
7 8 (33.33%) OO
7 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 6 (25.00%) STL
8 6 (25.00%) Multithreading
9 4 (16.67%) Web Services
9 4 (16.67%) Visual Studio
9 4 (16.67%) OOD
10 3 (12.50%) Finance
10 3 (12.50%) TDD
10 3 (12.50%) Software Architecture
10 3 (12.50%) .NET
10 3 (12.50%) C#
10 3 (12.50%) SQL
11 2 (8.33%) SOAP
11 2 (8.33%) XML

C++ Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited C++ Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with C++ Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 10 (41.67%) LDAP
2 10 (41.67%) FTP
2 10 (41.67%) HTTP
2 10 (41.67%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Big Data
1 2 (8.33%) HPCC
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Legal
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) STL
1 6 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 4 (16.67%) Web Services
3 3 (12.50%) .NET
4 2 (8.33%) SOAP
4 2 (8.33%) REST
4 2 (8.33%) XML
4 2 (8.33%) WSDL
4 2 (8.33%) .NET Remoting
4 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (8.33%) WCF
5 1 (4.17%) Qt
5 1 (4.17%) QML
5 1 (4.17%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) Computer Science
2 10 (41.67%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) CUDA
3 2 (8.33%) MPEG
3 2 (8.33%) Device Driver
4 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.17%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Linux
2 9 (37.50%) Windows
3 2 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) OO
3 6 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 4 (16.67%) OOD
5 3 (12.50%) Software Architecture
5 3 (12.50%) TDD
6 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Low Latency
6 2 (8.33%) Scrum
6 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.33%) UML
7 1 (4.17%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (4.17%) E-business
7 1 (4.17%) Validation
7 1 (4.17%) Migration
7 1 (4.17%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) C++
2 14 (58.33%) C
3 3 (12.50%) C#
3 3 (12.50%) SQL
4 2 (8.33%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) PhD
System Software
1 10 (41.67%) NFS
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) QNX
Bracknell
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