The first table below looks at the demand for the C++ Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Developer
Rank 91 82 42
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 28 52 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.53% 2.57% 5.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% 2.67% 5.55%
Number of salaries quoted 28 51 94
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1734 1949 1981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.96% 96.20% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1511 1706 1659
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
C++ Developer
Cambridgeshire

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

C++ Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

C++ Developer Salary Trend in Cambridge

C++ Developer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Developer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

C++ Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited C++ Developer 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 C++ Developer in their job title.

1 40 (100.00%) C++
2 24 (60.00%) Degree
3 14 (35.00%) Computer Science
3 14 (35.00%) OO
4 12 (30.00%) C
4 12 (30.00%) Mathematics
5 11 (27.50%) Multithreading
6 9 (22.50%) C#
7 8 (20.00%) Java
8 7 (17.50%) Python
8 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (17.50%) Software Engineering
9 6 (15.00%) Manufacturing
9 6 (15.00%) Games
9 6 (15.00%) Embedded C
9 6 (15.00%) Embedded C++
9 6 (15.00%) OOP
9 6 (15.00%) Xbox
10 5 (12.50%) Test Automation
10 5 (12.50%) Qt
10 5 (12.50%) Visualisation
10 5 (12.50%) Windows
10 5 (12.50%) Postgraduate
10 5 (12.50%) OOD
10 5 (12.50%) .NET
10 5 (12.50%) Visual Studio
10 5 (12.50%) Web Services
10 5 (12.50%) 3D Graphics
10 5 (12.50%) Grid Computing
10 5 (12.50%) TDD

C++ Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited C++ Developer 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 C++ Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) MySQL
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.50%) CppUnit
2 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.50%) GoogleTest
2 1 (2.50%) Bugzilla
2 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 6 (15.00%) Manufacturing
1 6 (15.00%) Games
2 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Electronics
3 3 (7.50%) Automotive
3 3 (7.50%) Banking
4 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) Qt
1 5 (12.50%) .NET
1 5 (12.50%) Web Services
2 4 (10.00%) STL
2 4 (10.00%) DirectX
2 4 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 3 (7.50%) QML
3 3 (7.50%) OpenGL
4 2 (5.00%) HTML
4 2 (5.00%) XML
4 2 (5.00%) Middleware
4 2 (5.00%) Unreal Engine
5 1 (2.50%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (2.50%) DCOM
5 1 (2.50%) CSS
5 1 (2.50%) Java SE
5 1 (2.50%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.00%) Computer Science
2 12 (30.00%) Mathematics
3 6 (15.00%) Xbox
4 5 (12.50%) Visualisation
4 5 (12.50%) 3D Graphics
4 5 (12.50%) Grid Computing
5 4 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 4 (10.00%) Physics
6 3 (7.50%) Device Driver
7 1 (2.50%) iPad
7 1 (2.50%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) Linux
3 3 (7.50%) UNIX
4 2 (5.00%) Android
5 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) OO
2 11 (27.50%) Multithreading
3 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.50%) Software Engineering
4 6 (15.00%) OOP
5 5 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 5 (12.50%) OOD
5 5 (12.50%) TDD
5 5 (12.50%) Project Planning
6 2 (5.00%) Android Development
6 2 (5.00%) Analytics
7 1 (2.50%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.50%) Numerical Analysis
7 1 (2.50%) Fund Management
7 1 (2.50%) iOS Development
7 1 (2.50%) Statistical Modelling
7 1 (2.50%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) C++
2 12 (30.00%) C
3 9 (22.50%) C#
4 8 (20.00%) Java
5 7 (17.50%) Python
6 6 (15.00%) Embedded C
6 6 (15.00%) Embedded C++
7 4 (10.00%) Lua
8 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (5.00%) SQL
8 2 (5.00%) C++/CLI
9 1 (2.50%) Scala
9 1 (2.50%) Groovy
9 1 (2.50%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.50%) Perl
9 1 (2.50%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 24 (60.00%) Degree
2 5 (12.50%) Postgraduate
3 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) PhD
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle
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