The median annual salary for a C++ Developer was £53,250 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 27 March 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
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 122 149
Rank change year-on-year +25 +27  
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 10 23 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.81% 1.18% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 1.26% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8 23 3
Median salary £53,250 £52,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.42% +69.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £67,500 £46,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1205 1829 2302
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.26% 93.84% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 931 1479 1574
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

C++ Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading that featured C++ Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 27 March 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 27 March 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 16 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (68.75%) Linux
3 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (43.75%) Python
5 5 (31.25%) Scrum
6 4 (25.00%) OOP
6 4 (25.00%) Eclipse
6 4 (25.00%) Unix
6 4 (25.00%) HTML
6 4 (25.00%) Java
6 4 (25.00%) CSS
6 4 (25.00%) Ruby
6 4 (25.00%) Ajax
6 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (25.00%) Data Management
6 4 (25.00%) Degree
6 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 4 (25.00%) Open Source
6 4 (25.00%) Node.js
6 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (25.00%) SDLC
6 4 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
7 3 (18.75%) Cyber Attack
7 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
7 3 (18.75%) SaaS
7 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
7 3 (18.75%) Software Architecture
7 3 (18.75%) Finance

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (18.75%) Ant
3 1 (6.25%) FitNesse
3 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Ajax
1 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (25.00%) CSS
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
1 4 (25.00%) Node.js
2 2 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (12.50%) STL
2 2 (12.50%) WDF
3 1 (6.25%) .NET
3 1 (6.25%) DCOM
3 1 (6.25%) MAPI
3 1 (6.25%) Middleware
3 1 (6.25%) SOAP
3 1 (6.25%) WCF
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (18.75%) Cyber Attack
3 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
3 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
4 1 (6.25%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Unix
3 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (31.25%) Scrum
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
3 4 (25.00%) Data Management
3 4 (25.00%) OOP
3 4 (25.00%) Open Source
3 4 (25.00%) SDLC
4 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
4 3 (18.75%) Software Architecture
5 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 2 (12.50%) Microservices
5 2 (12.50%) OO
6 1 (6.25%) ATDD
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
6 1 (6.25%) OOD
6 1 (6.25%) TDD
6 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C++
2 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (43.75%) Python
4 4 (25.00%) Java
4 4 (25.00%) Ruby
5 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
5 3 (18.75%) Perl
6 1 (6.25%) Assembly Language
6 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) IBM
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago