The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Developer
Rank 86 95 91
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 23 26 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.59% 1.47% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 1.56% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 22 24 29
Average salary £41,500 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.63% -9.52%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +15.33%
C++ Developer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1381 1663 1599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.24% 94.11% 94.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1167 1375 1445
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,097
% change year-on-year
- +4.99%

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 29 June 2015.

C++ Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 69 (100.00%) C++
2 38 (55.07%) C
3 36 (52.17%) Software Engineering
4 35 (50.72%) Degree
5 32 (46.38%) Computer Science
5 32 (46.38%) Python
6 15 (21.74%) Electronics
7 13 (18.84%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (18.84%) Embedded C
7 13 (18.84%) OO
7 13 (18.84%) Java
8 12 (17.39%) Embedded C++
8 12 (17.39%) Multithreading
9 11 (15.94%) MATLAB
10 10 (14.49%) Telecoms
10 10 (14.49%) Windows
11 9 (13.04%) Qt
11 9 (13.04%) Apple iOS
11 9 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (13.04%) SQL
11 9 (13.04%) C#
11 9 (13.04%) STL
11 9 (13.04%) OOD
12 8 (11.59%) Objective-C
12 8 (11.59%) Linux
12 8 (11.59%) UNIX
12 8 (11.59%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 7 (10.14%) Subversion
13 7 (10.14%) Project Planning
13 7 (10.14%) Android

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.35%) Apache
2 2 (2.90%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.90%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.70%) MySQL
2 5 (7.25%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.90%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Subversion
2 6 (8.70%) GCC
3 4 (5.80%) Bugzilla
4 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.90%) Maven
4 2 (2.90%) JIRA
4 2 (2.90%) Selenium
4 2 (2.90%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (21.74%) Electronics
2 10 (14.49%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.25%) Finance
3 5 (7.25%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.80%) Banking
5 2 (2.90%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.04%) STL
1 9 (13.04%) Qt
2 8 (11.59%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 7 (10.14%) Web Services
4 6 (8.70%) XML
4 6 (8.70%) MFC
5 5 (7.25%) .NET
6 4 (5.80%) jQuery
7 2 (2.90%) HTML
7 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.90%) XSLT
7 2 (2.90%) Dojo
8 1 (1.45%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 32 (46.38%) Computer Science
2 9 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.80%) CUDA
3 4 (5.80%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.35%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.90%) GIS
5 2 (2.90%) Pocket PC
5 2 (2.90%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.45%) Physics
6 1 (1.45%) Chemistry
6 1 (1.45%) Streaming Music
6 1 (1.45%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.49%) Windows
2 9 (13.04%) Apple iOS
3 8 (11.59%) UNIX
3 8 (11.59%) Linux
4 7 (10.14%) Android
5 5 (7.25%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.45%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (52.17%) Software Engineering
2 13 (18.84%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (18.84%) OO
3 12 (17.39%) Multithreading
4 9 (13.04%) OOD
5 7 (10.14%) Project Planning
5 7 (10.14%) SDLC
6 6 (8.70%) TDD
7 5 (7.25%) Scrum
8 4 (5.80%) Benchmarking
8 4 (5.80%) Open Source
9 3 (4.35%) Concurrent Programming
9 3 (4.35%) Resource Management
10 2 (2.90%) OOP
10 2 (2.90%) Kanban
10 2 (2.90%) Feature Driven Development
10 2 (2.90%) BDD
10 2 (2.90%) Continuous Delivery
11 1 (1.45%) UML
11 1 (1.45%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 69 (100.00%) C++
2 38 (55.07%) C
3 32 (46.38%) Python
4 13 (18.84%) Java
4 13 (18.84%) Embedded C
5 12 (17.39%) Embedded C++
6 11 (15.94%) MATLAB
7 9 (13.04%) SQL
7 9 (13.04%) C#
8 8 (11.59%) Objective-C
9 3 (4.35%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.45%) Perl
10 1 (1.45%) Fortran
10 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.45%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 35 (50.72%) Degree
2 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.90%) MCP
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.45%) HNC
3 1 (1.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (10.14%) Oracle
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.45%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.45%) SAP
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