Period
to 22 June 2018

The median annual salary for a C++ Developer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

C++ Developer
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 215 188 269
Rank change year-on-year -27 +81 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 53 72 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.78% 1.08% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 1.14% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 45 57 45
Berkshire median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% -4.76% +38.16%
10th Percentile £43,800 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,000 £58,950 £71,250
South East median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 6,520 6,329 9,062
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.21% 95.37% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5,272 5,116 7,357
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £72,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

C++ Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured C++ Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for C++ Developer in Berkshire

C++ Developer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Developer in Berkshire.

Salary trend for C++ Developer in Berkshire

C++ Developer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ Developer in Berkshire over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ Developer in Berkshire

C++ Developer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 22 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +7 15 £65,000 +30.00% 3
Windsor +9 5 £100,000 +116.22%
Bracknell -23 5 £45,000 -10.00%
Newbury -24 4 £52,500 +5.00%
Maidenhead - 4 - - 2
Slough +7 2 £56,250 +25.00%
Wokingham - 2 £38,000 - 1
Ascot - 1 £60,000 -
Hungerford - 1 £40,000 -
C++ Developer
South East

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, C++ Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region featuring C++ Developer in the job title.

1 53 (100.00%) C++
2 32 (60.38%) Java
3 28 (52.83%) C
4 23 (43.40%) Software Engineering
5 17 (32.08%) Problem-Solving
5 17 (32.08%) Test Automation
5 17 (32.08%) C#
6 15 (28.30%) Fintech
6 15 (28.30%) REST
6 15 (28.30%) User Experience
7 14 (26.42%) Linux
7 14 (26.42%) QA
8 12 (22.64%) Oracle
9 11 (20.75%) Unix
10 9 (16.98%) OO
10 9 (16.98%) Python
10 9 (16.98%) SQL
10 9 (16.98%) Git (software)
11 8 (15.09%) Mentoring
11 8 (15.09%) .NET
11 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (15.09%) Degree
12 6 (11.32%) Multithreading
12 6 (11.32%) Telecoms
12 6 (11.32%) HTTP
12 6 (11.32%) TCP/IP
12 6 (11.32%) Machine Learning
12 6 (11.32%) Secure Coding
12 6 (11.32%) Translating Business Requirements
12 6 (11.32%) Self-Motivation

C++ Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.43%) JBoss
1 5 (9.43%) Tomcat
1 5 (9.43%) WebLogic
1 5 (9.43%) WebSphere
1 5 (9.43%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.89%) Apache
3 1 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Maya
1 1 (1.89%) MotionBuilder
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) HTTP
1 6 (11.32%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.89%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) DB2
1 5 (9.43%) DB2 UDB
1 5 (9.43%) Informix
1 5 (9.43%) NoSQL
1 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.66%) Big Data
3 3 (5.66%) CouchDB
3 3 (5.66%) MySQL
3 3 (5.66%) RDBMS
3 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.77%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (11.32%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.43%) Banking
2 5 (9.43%) Investment Banking
2 5 (9.43%) Wholesale Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Finance
4 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (28.30%) REST
2 8 (15.09%) .NET
3 5 (9.43%) J2EE
3 5 (9.43%) JDBC
3 5 (9.43%) ODBC
4 2 (3.77%) HTML
5 1 (1.89%) ActiveX
5 1 (1.89%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.89%) CSS
5 1 (1.89%) Django
5 1 (1.89%) HTML5
5 1 (1.89%) jQuery
5 1 (1.89%) Node.js
5 1 (1.89%) Qt
5 1 (1.89%) STL
5 1 (1.89%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.30%) Fintech
1 15 (28.30%) User Experience
2 6 (11.32%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (5.66%) Algorithms
3 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) Animation
4 1 (1.89%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.89%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.89%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.42%) Linux
2 11 (20.75%) Unix
3 3 (5.66%) Windows
4 1 (1.89%) Android
4 1 (1.89%) CentOS
4 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (43.40%) Software Engineering
2 17 (32.08%) Problem-Solving
2 17 (32.08%) Test Automation
3 9 (16.98%) OO
4 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (15.09%) Mentoring
5 6 (11.32%) Machine Learning
5 6 (11.32%) Multithreaded Programming
5 6 (11.32%) Multithreading
5 6 (11.32%) Secure Coding
5 6 (11.32%) Translating Business Requirements
6 5 (9.43%) Business Analysis
6 5 (9.43%) DSDM
6 5 (9.43%) Investment Management
6 5 (9.43%) OOP
6 5 (9.43%) RAD
6 5 (9.43%) RUP
6 5 (9.43%) Scrum
6 5 (9.43%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (9.43%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) C++
2 32 (60.38%) Java
3 28 (52.83%) C
4 17 (32.08%) C#
5 9 (16.98%) Python
5 9 (16.98%) SQL
6 3 (5.66%) VB
7 2 (3.77%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.89%) PHP
8 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (26.42%) QA
2 2 (3.77%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.89%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) Oracle
2 5 (9.43%) Sybase
3 1 (1.89%) Capita