The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Programmer 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++ Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Programmer
Rank 109 104 122
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Programmer 7 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.38% 0.32% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.34% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 3
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +23.07%
C++ Programmer
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
1729 1478 1860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.38% 93.84% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1348 1292 1640
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

C++ Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

C++ Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

C++ Programmer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

C++ Programmer Salary Trend in Cambridge

C++ Programmer
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited C++ Programmer 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++ Programmer in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Python
1 7 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
2 5 (71.43%) Smartphone
2 5 (71.43%) Android
2 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (71.43%) 3D Modelling
2 5 (71.43%) GLSL
2 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) 3ds Max
2 5 (71.43%) MAXScript
2 5 (71.43%) Eclipse
3 2 (28.57%) OpenGL

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited C++ Programmer 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++ Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (71.43%) 3ds Max
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Eclipse
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
1 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
2 5 (71.43%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) 3D Modelling
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) MAXScript
2 5 (71.43%) GLSL
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-45k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago