The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had C++ Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 114 141 124
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 13 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.75% 0.34% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.36% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 21
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -23.80%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C++ Software Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1650 2238 2243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 95.21% 95.52% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1336 1620 1608
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,341 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

C++ Software Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Reading region featuring C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 28 (100.00%) C++
1 28 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 26 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (92.86%) Scrum
2 26 (92.86%) Linux
3 24 (85.71%) Java
4 23 (82.14%) TDD
5 22 (78.57%) Unix
5 22 (78.57%) BDD
6 21 (75.00%) OOP
7 20 (71.43%) Multithreading
8 19 (67.86%) Windows
8 19 (67.86%) Low Latency
8 19 (67.86%) High Availability
9 16 (57.14%) Cross-Platform Development
9 16 (57.14%) OO
10 10 (35.71%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 10 (35.71%) STL
11 8 (28.57%) SMTP
12 7 (25.00%) SDLC
12 7 (25.00%) SQL
13 6 (21.43%) Degree
14 5 (17.86%) Internet
14 5 (17.86%) Ajax
14 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
14 5 (17.86%) HTML
14 5 (17.86%) CSS
15 3 (10.71%) PL/SQL
15 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
15 3 (10.71%) FTP

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) SMTP
2 5 (17.86%) Internet
3 3 (10.71%) DNS
3 3 (10.71%) FTP
3 3 (10.71%) HTTP
3 3 (10.71%) POP3
3 3 (10.71%) SSH
3 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Eclipse
2 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.14%) Subversion
3 1 (3.57%) FitNesse
3 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 10 (35.71%) STL
2 5 (17.86%) Ajax
2 5 (17.86%) CSS
2 5 (17.86%) HTML
3 1 (3.57%) .NET
3 1 (3.57%) DCOM
3 1 (3.57%) MAPI
3 1 (3.57%) WCF
3 1 (3.57%) Web Services
3 1 (3.57%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 26 (92.86%) Linux
2 22 (78.57%) Unix
3 19 (67.86%) Windows
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 26 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (92.86%) Scrum
3 23 (82.14%) TDD
4 22 (78.57%) BDD
5 21 (75.00%) OOP
6 20 (71.43%) Multithreading
7 19 (67.86%) High Availability
7 19 (67.86%) Low Latency
8 16 (57.14%) Cross-Platform Development
8 16 (57.14%) OO
9 7 (25.00%) SDLC
10 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (10.71%) Kanban
10 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
10 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
11 2 (7.14%) Software Testing
11 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
12 1 (3.57%) ATDD
12 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C++
2 24 (85.71%) Java
3 7 (25.00%) SQL
4 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.71%) PL/SQL
5 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago