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 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 210 208 225
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 10 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.17% 0.19% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.21% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 2
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,400 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £43,250 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,350 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.06% -
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
5408 5289 5486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.38% 93.08% 94.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3790 4174 4601
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 19 August 2014.

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 19 August 2014. 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 - 5 £30,000 -
Reading -1 3 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Maidenhead - 2 £62,500 -
C++ Software Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, 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 30 (100.00%) C++
1 30 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (56.67%) Degree
2 17 (56.67%) Computer Science
3 15 (50.00%) Windows
4 13 (43.33%) Linux
5 10 (33.33%) STL
6 7 (23.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 7 (23.33%) Multithreading
6 7 (23.33%) SOAP
7 5 (16.67%) Client/Server
7 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 5 (16.67%) C
7 5 (16.67%) SQL
7 5 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 5 (16.67%) REST
8 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
8 4 (13.33%) Java
8 4 (13.33%) XML
8 4 (13.33%) UML
8 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
8 4 (13.33%) Finance
9 3 (10.00%) QNX
9 3 (10.00%) FTP
9 3 (10.00%) HTTP
9 3 (10.00%) Kerberos
9 3 (10.00%) NFS
9 3 (10.00%) OO
9 3 (10.00%) LDAP
9 3 (10.00%) Qt

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

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, 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 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.00%) FTP
2 3 (10.00%) HTTP
2 3 (10.00%) Kerberos
2 3 (10.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) STL
2 7 (23.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 7 (23.33%) SOAP
3 5 (16.67%) REST
4 4 (13.33%) XML
5 3 (10.00%) Qt
5 3 (10.00%) QML
5 3 (10.00%) OpenCL
6 2 (6.67%) Web Services
6 2 (6.67%) .NET
6 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
6 2 (6.67%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (56.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (16.67%) Client/Server
3 3 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.67%) Physics
5 1 (3.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Windows
2 13 (43.33%) Linux
3 2 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (23.33%) Multithreading
3 5 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
4 4 (13.33%) UML
5 3 (10.00%) OO
6 2 (6.67%) Low Latency
6 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.67%) OOD
7 1 (3.33%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (16.67%) C
2 5 (16.67%) SQL
3 4 (13.33%) Java
4 2 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (56.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) NFS
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) QNX
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