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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 116 117 140
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 18 26 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.99% 1.18% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 1.22% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 11 25 5
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
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
1762 2128 2376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 96.65% 96.25% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1341 1630 1672
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 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 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 26 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 Reading region featuring C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 32 (100.00%) C++
1 32 (100.00%) Linux
1 32 (100.00%) Scrum
1 32 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 32 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 31 (96.88%) TDD
2 31 (96.88%) OOP
2 31 (96.88%) Java
3 24 (75.00%) Unix
4 23 (71.88%) Multithreading
4 23 (71.88%) BDD
4 23 (71.88%) High Availability
4 23 (71.88%) Low Latency
4 23 (71.88%) Data Loss Prevention
5 22 (68.75%) OO
6 18 (56.25%) SMTP
6 18 (56.25%) SDLC
7 16 (50.00%) Cross-Platform Development
7 16 (50.00%) Windows
8 15 (46.88%) SQL
8 15 (46.88%) Eclipse
9 13 (40.63%) STL
9 13 (40.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 11 (34.38%) Internet
11 8 (25.00%) OOD
11 8 (25.00%) Test Automation
12 7 (21.88%) Ajax
12 7 (21.88%) T-SQL
12 7 (21.88%) CSS
12 7 (21.88%) JavaScript

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 18 (56.25%) SMTP
2 11 (34.38%) Internet
3 3 (9.38%) HTTP
4 1 (3.13%) DNS
4 1 (3.13%) FTP
4 1 (3.13%) POP3
4 1 (3.13%) SSH
4 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 15 (46.88%) Eclipse
2 5 (15.63%) Cucumber
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 13 (40.63%) STL
2 7 (21.88%) Ajax
2 7 (21.88%) CSS
2 7 (21.88%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (75.00%) Unix
3 16 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 32 (100.00%) Scrum
1 32 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 31 (96.88%) OOP
2 31 (96.88%) TDD
3 23 (71.88%) BDD
3 23 (71.88%) Data Loss Prevention
3 23 (71.88%) High Availability
3 23 (71.88%) Low Latency
3 23 (71.88%) Multithreading
4 22 (68.75%) OO
5 18 (56.25%) SDLC
6 16 (50.00%) Cross-Platform Development
7 8 (25.00%) OOD
7 8 (25.00%) Test Automation
8 2 (6.25%) Automation Testing
9 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (3.13%) Kanban
9 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) C++
2 31 (96.88%) Java
3 15 (46.88%) SQL
4 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
4 7 (21.88%) PL/SQL
4 7 (21.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
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