Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a C++ Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 18 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 171 179
Rank change year-on-year +27 +8 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 7 24 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.30% 0.69% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.72% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 7 22 33
Reading median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -11.11%
10th Percentile £28,650 £32,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £62,250 £71,250 £71,250
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year +11.11% +9.09% -8.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 2243 3346 4438
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.94% 96.09% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1840 2508 3532
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,000 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%

C++ Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ Developer in Reading

C++ Developer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for C++ Developer in Reading

C++ Developer
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ Developer in Reading over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ Developer in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 Reading region featuring C++ Developer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 3 (42.86%) Open Source
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Ruby
5 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 1 (14.29%) Physics
5 1 (14.29%) Pay per click
5 1 (14.29%) Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Social Media
5 1 (14.29%) BDD
5 1 (14.29%) Node.js
5 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) Microservices
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) OOP
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) .NET

C++ Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
1 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 1 (14.29%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Scrum
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Security
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security
4 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Microservices
4 1 (14.29%) OOD
4 1 (14.29%) OOP
4 1 (14.29%) Pay per click
4 1 (14.29%) Physics
4 1 (14.29%) SEO
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat