The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had C++ Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 179 167 215
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 35 53 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.79% 1.04% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 1.09% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 28 46 20
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
4283 4874 5611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.18% 95.85% 95.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3422 3771 3878
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

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 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading 0 18 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Bracknell -8 5 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Newbury -12 4 £50,000 +53.84%
Thatcham - 4 £32,500 -
C++ Software Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, C++ Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region featuring C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 66 (100.00%) C++
1 66 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 47 (71.21%) Linux
3 46 (69.70%) Multithreading
4 41 (62.12%) TDD
5 36 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (51.52%) Scrum
7 33 (50.00%) Java
8 31 (46.97%) SDLC
8 31 (46.97%) OOP
9 27 (40.91%) OO
10 24 (36.36%) Unix
10 24 (36.36%) SQL
11 23 (34.85%) STL
11 23 (34.85%) Low Latency
11 23 (34.85%) BDD
11 23 (34.85%) High Availability
11 23 (34.85%) Data Loss Prevention
12 22 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 22 (33.33%) Windows
13 18 (27.27%) SMTP
14 16 (24.24%) Cross-Platform Development
15 15 (22.73%) Eclipse
16 13 (19.70%) C#
16 13 (19.70%) Microsoft
17 12 (18.18%) HTML
17 12 (18.18%) JavaScript
18 11 (16.67%) Internet
19 10 (15.15%) Degree
19 10 (15.15%) MFC

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (27.27%) SMTP
2 11 (16.67%) Internet
3 7 (10.61%) HTTP
4 5 (7.58%) FTP
4 5 (7.58%) TCP/IP
5 4 (6.06%) Kerberos
5 4 (6.06%) LDAP
6 1 (1.52%) DNS
6 1 (1.52%) DVB
6 1 (1.52%) POP3
6 1 (1.52%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (22.73%) Eclipse
2 9 (13.64%) Visual Studio
3 5 (7.58%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (6.06%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (34.85%) STL
2 22 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 12 (18.18%) HTML
4 10 (15.15%) MFC
5 9 (13.64%) COM
6 7 (10.61%) Ajax
6 7 (10.61%) CSS
7 6 (9.09%) .NET
7 6 (9.09%) Qt
8 5 (7.58%) HTML5
9 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET
9 4 (6.06%) WCF
9 4 (6.06%) WPF
10 1 (1.52%) QML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.06%) Computer Science
1 4 (6.06%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.52%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 47 (71.21%) Linux
2 24 (36.36%) Unix
3 22 (33.33%) Windows
4 4 (6.06%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 46 (69.70%) Multithreading
3 41 (62.12%) TDD
4 36 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (51.52%) Scrum
6 31 (46.97%) OOP
6 31 (46.97%) SDLC
7 27 (40.91%) OO
8 23 (34.85%) BDD
8 23 (34.85%) Data Loss Prevention
8 23 (34.85%) High Availability
8 23 (34.85%) Low Latency
9 16 (24.24%) Cross-Platform Development
10 9 (13.64%) OOD
11 8 (12.12%) Test Automation
12 4 (6.06%) Web Development
13 2 (3.03%) Automation Testing
14 1 (1.52%) Embedded Software Development
14 1 (1.52%) Kanban
14 1 (1.52%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 66 (100.00%) C++
2 33 (50.00%) Java
3 24 (36.36%) SQL
4 13 (19.70%) C#
5 12 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 7 (10.61%) C
6 7 (10.61%) PL/SQL
6 7 (10.61%) T-SQL
7 4 (6.06%) Embedded C++
8 2 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (15.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) Firmware
1 4 (6.06%) NFS
Vendors
1 13 (19.70%) Microsoft
Bracknell, Berkshire
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
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Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
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