The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridge region that had C++ Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer - C++
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 34 83 55
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 82 29 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 7.03% 1.93% 3.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.35% 1.97% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 55 22 60
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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
1116 1469 1567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.71% 97.61% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 911 1132 1258
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region that featured C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

C++ Software Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridge

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

C++ Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, C++ Software Engineer 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 Cambridge region featuring C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 112 (100.00%) C++
1 112 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 74 (66.07%) Python
3 61 (54.46%) Mathematics
4 55 (49.11%) Degree
5 50 (44.64%) Computer Science
6 44 (39.29%) Java
7 40 (35.71%) Windows
8 37 (33.04%) Linux
8 37 (33.04%) C
9 35 (31.25%) Physics
10 32 (28.57%) C#
11 24 (21.43%) Electronics
12 19 (16.96%) OO
13 18 (16.07%) Perl
13 18 (16.07%) Microsoft
13 18 (16.07%) Machine Learning
14 17 (15.18%) Wireless
14 17 (15.18%) PhD
15 15 (13.39%) HP
15 15 (13.39%) Dell
15 15 (13.39%) Algorithms
16 14 (12.50%) Android Development
16 14 (12.50%) 802.1X
16 14 (12.50%) Cross-Platform Development
16 14 (12.50%) Android
16 14 (12.50%) Git (software)
16 14 (12.50%) Multithreading
16 14 (12.50%) Bluetooth
16 14 (12.50%) 802.11

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Applications
1 3 (2.68%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.46%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (15.18%) Wireless
2 14 (12.50%) 802.11
2 14 (12.50%) Bluetooth
3 3 (2.68%) Ethernet
3 3 (2.68%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.89%) Big Data
1 1 (0.89%) GIS
1 1 (0.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.68%) GoogleTest
2 3 (2.68%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (21.43%) Electronics
2 5 (4.46%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (3.57%) Automotive
4 2 (1.79%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.79%) Banking
4 2 (1.79%) Finance
4 2 (1.79%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.50%) 802.1X
2 9 (8.04%) STL
3 8 (7.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 5 (4.46%) Natural Language Processing
5 4 (3.57%) HTML
5 4 (3.57%) WPF
5 4 (3.57%) XML
6 3 (2.68%) OpenGL
7 2 (1.79%) MFC
8 1 (0.89%) .NET
8 1 (0.89%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.89%) CSS
8 1 (0.89%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 61 (54.46%) Mathematics
2 50 (44.64%) Computer Science
3 35 (31.25%) Physics
4 15 (13.39%) Algorithms
5 11 (9.82%) Linux Command Line
6 9 (8.04%) Augmented Reality
7 7 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (6.25%) Artificial Intelligence
8 6 (5.36%) Data Structures
9 3 (2.68%) Device Driver
9 3 (2.68%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.79%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.79%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (1.79%) Life Science
11 1 (0.89%) CAN bus
11 1 (0.89%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 40 (35.71%) Windows
2 37 (33.04%) Linux
3 14 (12.50%) Android
4 4 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (16.96%) OO
3 18 (16.07%) Machine Learning
4 14 (12.50%) Android Development
4 14 (12.50%) Cross-Platform Development
4 14 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 13 (11.61%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (10.71%) SDLC
7 11 (9.82%) OOP
8 5 (4.46%) Cryptography
8 5 (4.46%) OOD
8 5 (4.46%) Open Source
8 5 (4.46%) Prototyping
8 5 (4.46%) Scrum
8 5 (4.46%) Speech Recognition
9 4 (3.57%) Bioinformatics
9 4 (3.57%) Bug Management
9 4 (3.57%) Change Management
9 4 (3.57%) Configuration Management
9 4 (3.57%) Distributed Algorithms
Programming Languages
1 112 (100.00%) C++
2 74 (66.07%) Python
3 44 (39.29%) Java
4 37 (33.04%) C
5 32 (28.57%) C#
6 18 (16.07%) Perl
7 13 (11.61%) Embedded C
7 13 (11.61%) Embedded C++
8 11 (9.82%) MATLAB
9 3 (2.68%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.68%) Tcl
10 1 (0.89%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 55 (49.11%) Degree
2 17 (15.18%) PhD
3 7 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.89%) ISO 14001
1 1 (0.89%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.89%) Firmware
Vendors
1 18 (16.07%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.39%) Dell
2 15 (13.39%) HP
3 3 (2.68%) Google
4 1 (0.89%) Oracle
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