The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 12 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs citing C++ 222 306 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 17.99% 21.09% 16.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.78% 31.97% 23.84%
Number of salaries quoted 208 272 249
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,050 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,750 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
C++
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
861 957 1271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 69.77% 65.95% 67.11%
Number of salaries quoted 764 855 1097
Median salary £45,000 £43,900 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,421 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +1.26%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

C++
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

C++ Salary Trend in Cambridge

C++
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Cambridge

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for C++.

1 219 (52.77%) Degree
2 204 (49.16%) Software Engineering
3 186 (44.82%) Java
4 156 (37.59%) C
5 149 (35.90%) Linux
6 138 (33.25%) Computer Science
7 120 (28.92%) Python
8 114 (27.47%) C#
9 108 (26.02%) Agile Software Development
10 99 (23.86%) Windows
11 89 (21.45%) Mathematics
12 81 (19.52%) HTML
13 76 (18.31%) .NET
14 64 (15.42%) JavaScript
15 60 (14.46%) Algorithms
16 59 (14.22%) SQL
16 59 (14.22%) CSS
17 54 (13.01%) XML
18 53 (12.77%) Scrum
19 51 (12.29%) Perl
20 48 (11.57%) Oracle
20 48 (11.57%) SDLC
21 47 (11.33%) Finance
22 46 (11.08%) Multithreading
23 45 (10.84%) Physics
24 43 (10.36%) ASP.NET
25 41 (9.88%) STL
25 41 (9.88%) SQL Server
26 39 (9.40%) Mentoring
27 38 (9.16%) Visual Studio

C++
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:

Application Platforms
1 27 (6.51%) CMS
2 7 (1.69%) IIS
3 4 (0.96%) Apache
4 3 (0.72%) Confluence
5 1 (0.24%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 3 (0.72%) Simulink
2 2 (0.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.58%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.41%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.24%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 31 (7.47%) HTTP
2 15 (3.61%) TCP/IP
3 10 (2.41%) Ethernet
4 6 (1.45%) Internet
5 5 (1.20%) DNS
5 5 (1.20%) LDAP
6 3 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.48%) Bluetooth
7 2 (0.48%) SSL
7 2 (0.48%) Wireless
7 2 (0.48%) ZigBee
8 1 (0.24%) 3G
8 1 (0.24%) GSM
8 1 (0.24%) IPv4
8 1 (0.24%) IPv6
8 1 (0.24%) LTE
8 1 (0.24%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (9.88%) SQL Server
2 22 (5.30%) Big Data
3 12 (2.89%) MySQL
4 11 (2.65%) DB2
5 7 (1.69%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.24%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.24%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 38 (9.16%) Visual Studio
2 32 (7.71%) Git (software)
3 26 (6.27%) JIRA
4 23 (5.54%) Eclipse
5 16 (3.86%) Gradle
5 16 (3.86%) Jenkins
5 16 (3.86%) Selenium
6 14 (3.37%) Maven
6 14 (3.37%) NUnit
7 13 (3.13%) Grunt
7 13 (3.13%) gulp
8 12 (2.89%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (2.65%) JUnit
10 7 (1.69%) QUnit
11 6 (1.45%) Artifactory
11 6 (1.45%) Cucumber
11 6 (1.45%) Sonatype Nexus
12 5 (1.20%) Mockito
13 4 (0.96%) AQtime
13 4 (0.96%) dotTrace
General
1 47 (11.33%) Finance
2 38 (9.16%) Electronics
3 24 (5.78%) Financial Institution
3 24 (5.78%) Pharmaceutical
4 23 (5.54%) Automotive
5 22 (5.30%) Telecoms
6 14 (3.37%) Games
7 4 (0.96%) Advertising
7 4 (0.96%) Aerospace
7 4 (0.96%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.48%) Banking
8 2 (0.48%) Marketing
8 2 (0.48%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.24%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 197 (47.47%) Developer
2 113 (27.23%) Software Engineer
3 81 (19.52%) C++ Developer
4 64 (15.42%) Software Developer
5 54 (13.01%) C++ Software Engineer
6 38 (9.16%) C# Developer
7 34 (8.19%) Graduate
8 31 (7.47%) .NET Developer
8 31 (7.47%) C# .NET Developer
8 31 (7.47%) Senior Developer
9 29 (6.99%) Java Developer
10 27 (6.51%) Author
10 27 (6.51%) Senior Technical Author
10 27 (6.51%) Technical Author
11 25 (6.02%) Senior Software Engineer
12 24 (5.78%) Junior
13 22 (5.30%) Linux Developer
14 21 (5.06%) C++/Java Developer
15 20 (4.82%) Embedded Engineer
15 20 (4.82%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (19.52%) HTML
2 76 (18.31%) .NET
3 59 (14.22%) CSS
4 54 (13.01%) XML
5 43 (10.36%) ASP.NET
6 41 (9.88%) STL
7 37 (8.92%) HTML5
8 35 (8.43%) SOAP
9 33 (7.95%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 28 (6.75%) jQuery
11 23 (5.54%) AngularJS
12 22 (5.30%) Web Services
13 21 (5.06%) J2EE
14 20 (4.82%) REST
15 19 (4.58%) MFC
16 18 (4.34%) JDBC
16 18 (4.34%) JSP
16 18 (4.34%) OpenGL
16 18 (4.34%) POSIX
17 17 (4.10%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 138 (33.25%) Computer Science
2 89 (21.45%) Mathematics
3 60 (14.46%) Algorithms
4 45 (10.84%) Physics
5 29 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (6.27%) User Experience
7 24 (5.78%) Cryptography
8 14 (3.37%) Client/Server
9 13 (3.13%) Digital Media
10 10 (2.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 9 (2.17%) Data Structures
12 8 (1.93%) Augmented Reality
12 8 (1.93%) CAN bus
13 5 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (1.20%) Internet of Things
13 5 (1.20%) Management Information System
14 4 (0.96%) Chemistry
14 4 (0.96%) Device Driver
14 4 (0.96%) Raspberry Pi
14 4 (0.96%) STB
Operating Systems
1 149 (35.90%) Linux
2 99 (23.86%) Windows
3 28 (6.75%) Unix
4 23 (5.54%) Android
5 10 (2.41%) Mac OS X
6 9 (2.17%) Apple iOS
7 7 (1.69%) Embedded Linux
7 7 (1.69%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.96%) AIX
8 4 (0.96%) HPUX
8 4 (0.96%) Solaris
9 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.24%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (49.16%) Software Engineering
2 108 (26.02%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (12.77%) Scrum
4 48 (11.57%) SDLC
5 46 (11.08%) Multithreading
6 39 (9.40%) Mentoring
7 35 (8.43%) Open Source
8 28 (6.75%) Unit Testing
9 27 (6.51%) Coaching
9 27 (6.51%) Content Management
9 27 (6.51%) OO
9 27 (6.51%) Secure Coding
10 25 (6.02%) TDD
11 24 (5.78%) BDD
12 19 (4.58%) MVC
13 18 (4.34%) Continuous Integration
14 17 (4.10%) Feature Driven Development
15 16 (3.86%) Web Development
16 14 (3.37%) Concurrent Programming
17 13 (3.13%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 186 (44.82%) Java
2 156 (37.59%) C
3 120 (28.92%) Python
4 114 (27.47%) C#
5 64 (15.42%) JavaScript
6 59 (14.22%) SQL
7 51 (12.29%) Perl
8 30 (7.23%) Bash Shell
9 27 (6.51%) Shell Script
10 18 (4.34%) Objective-C
11 13 (3.13%) Embedded C
11 13 (3.13%) TypeScript
11 13 (3.13%) XAML
12 10 (2.41%) PHP
13 6 (1.45%) Embedded C++
13 6 (1.45%) MATLAB
13 6 (1.45%) Ruby
14 5 (1.20%) Lua
14 5 (1.20%) R
15 4 (0.96%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 219 (52.77%) Degree
2 14 (3.37%) PhD
3 1 (0.24%) MBA
3 1 (0.24%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.24%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.41%) QA
2 1 (0.24%) FIPS 140-2
2 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.24%) ISO13485
System Software
1 17 (4.10%) Firmware
2 6 (1.45%) Docker
3 5 (1.20%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.24%) LXC
4 1 (0.24%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (0.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 48 (11.57%) Oracle
2 17 (4.10%) Microsoft
3 10 (2.41%) Google
4 5 (1.20%) CA
4 5 (1.20%) Dell
4 5 (1.20%) IBM
4 5 (1.20%) VMware
5 4 (0.96%) Atlassian
6 3 (0.72%) Perforce
7 1 (0.24%) QNX
7 1 (0.24%) SAP
7 1 (0.24%) Trillium
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £30k + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Great Salary+Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 DoE
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Top Training!
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £50000 Per Annum Benefits, Stock Options, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + FANTASTIC PROSPECTS
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + Benefits + Prospects
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Base + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum Pension, Flexi, Career Progress, Sto
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Awsome Benefits + Prospects
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago