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 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 118 137 131
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 13 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.74% 0.61% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.63% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 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
1699 2205 2317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 96.21% 96.12% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1349 1656 1662
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £24,936 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,550 £67,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

C++ Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 29 (100.00%) C++
1 29 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 28 (96.55%) Linux
3 27 (93.10%) Java
3 27 (93.10%) Scrum
3 27 (93.10%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (86.21%) TDD
5 24 (82.76%) OOP
6 23 (79.31%) BDD
7 22 (75.86%) Unix
8 20 (68.97%) High Availability
8 20 (68.97%) Low Latency
8 20 (68.97%) Multithreading
9 19 (65.52%) Windows
10 18 (62.07%) OO
11 17 (58.62%) Cross-Platform Development
12 11 (37.93%) STL
12 11 (37.93%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 9 (31.03%) SQL
13 9 (31.03%) SMTP
14 8 (27.59%) SDLC
15 6 (20.69%) Internet
16 5 (17.24%) CSS
16 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
16 5 (17.24%) HTML
16 5 (17.24%) Eclipse
16 5 (17.24%) Ajax
17 4 (13.79%) Degree
17 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
18 3 (10.34%) Mentoring

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 9 (31.03%) SMTP
2 6 (20.69%) Internet
3 2 (6.90%) DNS
3 2 (6.90%) FTP
3 2 (6.90%) HTTP
3 2 (6.90%) POP3
3 2 (6.90%) SSH
3 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.90%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 11 (37.93%) STL
2 5 (17.24%) Ajax
2 5 (17.24%) CSS
2 5 (17.24%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 28 (96.55%) Linux
2 22 (75.86%) Unix
3 19 (65.52%) Windows
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 27 (93.10%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (93.10%) Scrum
3 25 (86.21%) TDD
4 24 (82.76%) OOP
5 23 (79.31%) BDD
6 20 (68.97%) High Availability
6 20 (68.97%) Low Latency
6 20 (68.97%) Multithreading
7 18 (62.07%) OO
8 17 (58.62%) Cross-Platform Development
9 8 (27.59%) SDLC
10 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
11 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
12 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (6.90%) Kanban
12 2 (6.90%) OOD
12 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
12 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) C++
2 27 (93.10%) Java
3 9 (31.03%) SQL
4 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL
5 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago