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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 121 130 138
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 16 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.89% 0.90% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.94% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 8
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -17.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
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
1739 2136 2233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.10% 96.04% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1369 1607 1577
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 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
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 30 July 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 30 July 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 35 (100.00%) C++
1 35 (100.00%) Linux
1 35 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 34 (97.14%) Java
3 33 (94.29%) Scrum
3 33 (94.29%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (91.43%) TDD
4 32 (91.43%) OOP
5 26 (74.29%) BDD
6 25 (71.43%) Unix
7 24 (68.57%) High Availability
7 24 (68.57%) Low Latency
7 24 (68.57%) Multithreading
7 24 (68.57%) Data Loss Prevention
8 20 (57.14%) OO
9 19 (54.29%) Windows
10 17 (48.57%) SQL
10 17 (48.57%) Cross-Platform Development
11 16 (45.71%) SMTP
12 14 (40.00%) SDLC
13 13 (37.14%) Eclipse
14 11 (31.43%) STL
14 11 (31.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 9 (25.71%) Ajax
15 9 (25.71%) Internet
15 9 (25.71%) CSS
15 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
15 9 (25.71%) HTML
16 8 (22.86%) Test Automation
17 7 (20.00%) PL/SQL

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 16 (45.71%) SMTP
2 9 (25.71%) Internet
3 1 (2.86%) DNS
3 1 (2.86%) FTP
3 1 (2.86%) HTTP
3 1 (2.86%) POP3
3 1 (2.86%) SSH
3 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 13 (37.14%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.71%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (31.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 11 (31.43%) STL
2 9 (25.71%) Ajax
2 9 (25.71%) CSS
2 9 (25.71%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (71.43%) Unix
3 19 (54.29%) Windows
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 33 (94.29%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (94.29%) Scrum
3 32 (91.43%) OOP
3 32 (91.43%) TDD
4 26 (74.29%) BDD
5 24 (68.57%) Data Loss Prevention
5 24 (68.57%) High Availability
5 24 (68.57%) Low Latency
5 24 (68.57%) Multithreading
6 20 (57.14%) OO
7 17 (48.57%) Cross-Platform Development
8 14 (40.00%) SDLC
9 8 (22.86%) Test Automation
10 6 (17.14%) OOD
11 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
11 2 (5.71%) Software Testing
12 1 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
12 1 (2.86%) Kanban
12 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) C++
2 34 (97.14%) Java
3 17 (48.57%) SQL
4 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
5 7 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 7 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle