The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 131 133 118
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 8 13 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.38% 0.55% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.57% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 23
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £46,200 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £54,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average 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
1997 2271 2127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.20% 95.70% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1551 1563 1592
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 5 February 2016.

C++ Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited C++ Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with C++ Software Engineer in their job title.

1 22 (100.00%) C++
1 22 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (72.73%) Scrum
4 13 (59.09%) Degree
5 12 (54.55%) Computer Science
6 11 (50.00%) Multithreading
6 11 (50.00%) TDD
6 11 (50.00%) C#
7 10 (45.45%) Windows
8 9 (40.91%) .NET
8 9 (40.91%) OOD
8 9 (40.91%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (36.36%) Linux
10 7 (31.82%) Web Services
10 7 (31.82%) Visual Studio
10 7 (31.82%) DCOM
10 7 (31.82%) MAPI
10 7 (31.82%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (31.82%) ATDD
10 7 (31.82%) Unit Testing
10 7 (31.82%) FitNesse
10 7 (31.82%) WCF
10 7 (31.82%) WPF
11 6 (27.27%) OO
12 5 (22.73%) Unix
12 5 (22.73%) Mathematics
12 5 (22.73%) SDLC
13 4 (18.18%) Java
13 4 (18.18%) SQL

C++ Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited C++ Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with C++ Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) SMTP
2 3 (13.64%) DNS
2 3 (13.64%) FTP
2 3 (13.64%) HTTP
2 3 (13.64%) Internet
2 3 (13.64%) POP3
2 3 (13.64%) SSH
2 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.55%) DVB
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) FitNesse
1 7 (31.82%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) Subversion
2 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (9.09%) Billing
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Electronics
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) .NET
2 7 (31.82%) DCOM
2 7 (31.82%) MAPI
2 7 (31.82%) WCF
2 7 (31.82%) Web Services
2 7 (31.82%) WPF
3 3 (13.64%) STL
4 1 (4.55%) Ajax
4 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.55%) CSS
4 1 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Computer Science
2 9 (40.91%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (22.73%) Mathematics
4 2 (9.09%) Physics
5 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Linux
3 5 (22.73%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (72.73%) Scrum
4 11 (50.00%) Multithreading
4 11 (50.00%) TDD
5 9 (40.91%) OOD
6 7 (31.82%) ATDD
6 7 (31.82%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (31.82%) Unit Testing
7 6 (27.27%) OO
8 5 (22.73%) SDLC
9 3 (13.64%) BDD
9 3 (13.64%) CAD
9 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (13.64%) Kanban
9 3 (13.64%) OOP
9 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
9 3 (13.64%) Software Licensing
10 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
10 2 (9.09%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (18.18%) Java
3 4 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (9.09%) Embedded C++
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) C
5 1 (4.55%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
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