The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior 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
Senior Software Engineer - C++
Rank 133 142 136
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Software Engineer 6 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.28% 0.17% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.18% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 6
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Senior 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% -

Senior C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Senior C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Senior C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Senior C++ Software Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Senior 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 Senior 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 Senior C++ Software Engineer in their job title.

1 13 (100.00%) C++
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (92.31%) Scrum
3 10 (76.92%) Degree
4 9 (69.23%) TDD
5 8 (61.54%) Windows
5 8 (61.54%) Multithreading
6 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
6 7 (53.85%) FitNesse
6 7 (53.85%) WCF
6 7 (53.85%) WPF
6 7 (53.85%) Unit Testing
6 7 (53.85%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (53.85%) ATDD
6 7 (53.85%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (53.85%) Web Services
6 7 (53.85%) OOD
6 7 (53.85%) C#
6 7 (53.85%) .NET
6 7 (53.85%) Visual Studio
6 7 (53.85%) DCOM
6 7 (53.85%) MAPI
7 5 (38.46%) Linux
8 4 (30.77%) Unix
8 4 (30.77%) OO
8 4 (30.77%) SDLC
9 3 (23.08%) SSH
9 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (23.08%) Kanban

Senior 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 Senior 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 Senior C++ Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) DNS
1 3 (23.08%) FTP
1 3 (23.08%) HTTP
1 3 (23.08%) Internet
1 3 (23.08%) POP3
1 3 (23.08%) SMTP
1 3 (23.08%) SSH
1 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) DVB
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) FitNesse
1 7 (53.85%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
1 7 (53.85%) DCOM
1 7 (53.85%) MAPI
1 7 (53.85%) WCF
1 7 (53.85%) Web Services
1 7 (53.85%) WPF
2 1 (7.69%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
1 7 (53.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (92.31%) Scrum
3 9 (69.23%) TDD
4 8 (61.54%) Multithreading
5 7 (53.85%) ATDD
5 7 (53.85%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (53.85%) OOD
5 7 (53.85%) Unit Testing
6 4 (30.77%) OO
6 4 (30.77%) SDLC
7 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (23.08%) Kanban
7 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
8 2 (15.38%) BDD
9 1 (7.69%) High Availability
9 1 (7.69%) Low Latency
9 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
9 1 (7.69%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C++
2 7 (53.85%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) C
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
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