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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer - C++
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 35 80 60
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 74 32 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.64% 2.20% 3.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.85% 2.26% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 60 26 51
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £34,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
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
1081 1417 1571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.95% 97.39% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 915 1123 1250
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 21 January 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 21 January 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 92 (100.00%) C++
1 92 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 57 (61.96%) Python
3 45 (48.91%) Mathematics
4 44 (47.83%) Degree
5 40 (43.48%) Computer Science
6 36 (39.13%) C
7 35 (38.04%) Java
8 30 (32.61%) Linux
9 28 (30.43%) Windows
10 25 (27.17%) Physics
11 23 (25.00%) C#
12 18 (19.57%) Microsoft
13 17 (18.48%) Multithreading
14 15 (16.30%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (16.30%) HP
14 15 (16.30%) Dell
15 14 (15.22%) Wireless
15 14 (15.22%) Electronics
15 14 (15.22%) OO
15 14 (15.22%) Machine Learning
16 13 (14.13%) Algorithms
16 13 (14.13%) PhD
17 12 (13.04%) Cross-Platform Development
17 12 (13.04%) Perl
18 11 (11.96%) Bluetooth
18 11 (11.96%) 802.11
18 11 (11.96%) Android
18 11 (11.96%) Git (software)
18 11 (11.96%) Android Development

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 (3.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.22%) Wireless
2 11 (11.96%) 802.11
2 11 (11.96%) Bluetooth
3 4 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (3.26%) Ethernet
4 3 (3.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (11.96%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.35%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.17%) GoogleTest
General
1 14 (15.22%) Electronics
2 5 (5.43%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (4.35%) Automotive
4 2 (2.17%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.09%) Banking
5 1 (1.09%) Finance
5 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.96%) 802.1X
2 9 (9.78%) STL
3 7 (7.61%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 5 (5.43%) XML
5 4 (4.35%) HTML
5 4 (4.35%) Natural Language Processing
5 4 (4.35%) OpenGL
6 3 (3.26%) MFC
7 1 (1.09%) .NET
7 1 (1.09%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.09%) CSS
7 1 (1.09%) RESTful
7 1 (1.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 45 (48.91%) Mathematics
2 40 (43.48%) Computer Science
3 25 (27.17%) Physics
4 13 (14.13%) Algorithms
5 8 (8.70%) Artificial Intelligence
6 6 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (6.52%) Data Structures
7 5 (5.43%) Augmented Reality
7 5 (5.43%) Cryptography
8 3 (3.26%) Device Driver
8 3 (3.26%) Visualisation
9 2 (2.17%) Life Science
10 1 (1.09%) CAN bus
10 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
10 1 (1.09%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 30 (32.61%) Linux
2 28 (30.43%) Windows
3 11 (11.96%) Android
4 3 (3.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (18.48%) Multithreading
3 15 (16.30%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (15.22%) Machine Learning
4 14 (15.22%) OO
5 12 (13.04%) Cross-Platform Development
6 11 (11.96%) Android Development
7 9 (9.78%) OOP
7 9 (9.78%) SDLC
8 5 (5.43%) Distributed Algorithms
8 5 (5.43%) OOD
8 5 (5.43%) Open Source
8 5 (5.43%) Prototyping
8 5 (5.43%) Scrum
9 4 (4.35%) Bioinformatics
9 4 (4.35%) CAD
9 4 (4.35%) Speech Recognition
9 4 (4.35%) TDD
10 3 (3.26%) Change Management
10 3 (3.26%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 92 (100.00%) C++
2 57 (61.96%) Python
3 36 (39.13%) C
4 35 (38.04%) Java
5 23 (25.00%) C#
6 12 (13.04%) Perl
7 9 (9.78%) Embedded C
7 9 (9.78%) Embedded C++
7 9 (9.78%) MATLAB
8 3 (3.26%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.09%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 44 (47.83%) Degree
2 13 (14.13%) PhD
3 3 (3.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) ISO 14001
1 1 (1.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 18 (19.57%) Microsoft
2 15 (16.30%) Dell
2 15 (16.30%) HP
3 2 (2.17%) Google
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle
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