Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a C++ Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 229 266 287
Rank change year-on-year +37 +21 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 27 45 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.43% 0.52% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.54% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 26 40 44
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +9.09% -8.33%
10th Percentile £28,625 £21,250 £27,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £62,250 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% +25.00%

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 5955 8281 10615
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.51% 95.65% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4775 6489 8425
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,750 £26,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 +19 7 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Slough - 6 £45,000 -
Newbury -22 4 £50,000 -9.09%
Maidenhead - 3 £27,500 -
Thatcham - 1 £40,000 -
C++ Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, C++ Developer 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 Berkshire region featuring C++ Developer in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) C++
2 21 (77.78%) Linux
3 12 (44.44%) Java
4 11 (40.74%) C
5 10 (37.04%) OO
6 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (29.63%) Degree
8 7 (25.93%) Unix
9 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
9 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
9 6 (22.22%) Finance
10 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
10 5 (18.52%) Embedded Linux
10 5 (18.52%) LTE
10 5 (18.52%) 4G
10 5 (18.52%) Scrum
10 5 (18.52%) HTML
10 5 (18.52%) STL
10 5 (18.52%) 3G
11 4 (14.81%) UML
11 4 (14.81%) High Availability
11 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
11 4 (14.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 4 (14.81%) Waterfall
11 4 (14.81%) NoSQL
12 3 (11.11%) Open Source
12 3 (11.11%) ZigBee
12 3 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (11.11%) SDLC

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 1 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (3.70%) Tuxedo
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) 3G
1 5 (18.52%) 4G
1 5 (18.52%) LTE
2 3 (11.11%) ZigBee
2 3 (11.11%) Z-Wave
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
1 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) HTML
1 5 (18.52%) STL
2 4 (14.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.70%) .NET
4 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.70%) Node.js
4 1 (3.70%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.70%) Device Driver
3 1 (3.70%) Social Media
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (77.78%) Linux
2 7 (25.93%) Unix
3 5 (18.52%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
5 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) OO
2 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (18.52%) Scrum
5 4 (14.81%) High Availability
5 4 (14.81%) UML
5 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
5 4 (14.81%) Waterfall
6 3 (11.11%) Open Source
6 3 (11.11%) SDLC
7 2 (7.41%) Data Security
7 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.41%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.70%) Information Security
8 1 (3.70%) OOD
8 1 (3.70%) OOP
8 1 (3.70%) SEO
8 1 (3.70%) SOA
8 1 (3.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C++
2 12 (44.44%) Java
3 11 (40.74%) C
4 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.11%) C#
5 3 (11.11%) Embedded C++
6 2 (7.41%) Python
7 1 (3.70%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.70%) Ruby
7 1 (3.70%) SQL
7 1 (3.70%) VC++
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (11.11%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (7.41%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) BEA
2 1 (3.70%) Red Hat