The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Software 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++ Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Software Developer
Rank 102 121 110
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 3 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.21% 0.23% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.24% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 8
Average salary £42,500 £34,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.18% -23.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
C++ Software 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
1384 1649 1548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.25% 93.91% 94.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1170 1358 1397
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

C++ Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

C++ Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

C++ Software Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

C++ Software Developer Salary Trend in Cambridge

C++ Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Software Developer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

C++ Software Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

C++ Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited C++ Software 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++ Software Developer in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (78.57%) Software Engineering
3 8 (57.14%) Java
3 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) Degree
4 7 (50.00%) C
4 7 (50.00%) Windows
5 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
5 5 (35.71%) SDLC
6 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (28.57%) Multithreading
6 4 (28.57%) Open Source
6 4 (28.57%) TDD
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle
6 4 (28.57%) Web Services
6 4 (28.57%) Electronics
6 4 (28.57%) Python
7 3 (21.43%) OO
7 3 (21.43%) Ethernet
7 3 (21.43%) Linux
7 3 (21.43%) STL
7 3 (21.43%) Scrum
7 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
8 2 (14.29%) Marketing
8 2 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (14.29%) OOP
8 2 (14.29%) UNIX
8 2 (14.29%) OOD
8 2 (14.29%) Mac OS X

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited C++ Software 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++ Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Ethernet
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 4 (28.57%) Electronics
2 2 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Web Services
2 3 (21.43%) STL
3 2 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (7.14%) MFC
4 1 (7.14%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.14%) DTV
3 1 (7.14%) Streaming Music
3 1 (7.14%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
3 2 (14.29%) UNIX
3 2 (14.29%) Mac OS X
4 1 (7.14%) Windows CE
4 1 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Software Engineering
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) SDLC
4 4 (28.57%) Multithreading
4 4 (28.57%) Open Source
4 4 (28.57%) TDD
5 3 (21.43%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) OO
6 2 (14.29%) OOD
6 2 (14.29%) OOP
7 1 (7.14%) UML
7 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
7 1 (7.14%) SysML
7 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C++
2 8 (57.14%) Java
3 7 (50.00%) C
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 4 (28.57%) Python
6 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
6 1 (7.14%) Embedded C++
6 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
6 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
6 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.14%) Perl
6 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
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