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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 9 16 7
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs citing C++ 262 180 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 23.10% 12.68% 19.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.19% 20.43% 29.31%
Number of salaries quoted 209 148 248
Median salary £45,000 £40,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.42% -4.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,350 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £70,000 £55,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
840 881 1051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 74.07% 62.09% 65.77%
Number of salaries quoted 744 740 849
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 17 January 2017.

C++ Salary Histogram in Cambridge

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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++.

1 288 (57.83%) Python
2 248 (49.80%) Java
3 246 (49.40%) Software Engineering
4 230 (46.18%) C
5 203 (40.76%) Computer Science
6 201 (40.36%) C#
7 196 (39.36%) Degree
8 170 (34.14%) Linux
9 169 (33.94%) Mathematics
10 116 (23.29%) Physics
11 112 (22.49%) Algorithms
12 108 (21.69%) .NET
13 107 (21.49%) Windows
14 91 (18.27%) PhD
15 81 (16.27%) Machine Learning
16 68 (13.65%) Agile Software Development
17 67 (13.45%) ASP.NET
18 60 (12.05%) JavaScript
18 60 (12.05%) Perl
19 55 (11.04%) HTML
19 55 (11.04%) OO
19 55 (11.04%) Multithreading
20 54 (10.84%) Electronics
21 44 (8.84%) Wireless
22 43 (8.63%) SDLC
23 38 (7.63%) Android
24 37 (7.43%) Mentoring
25 36 (7.23%) MATLAB
26 32 (6.43%) Microsoft
27 31 (6.22%) Bluetooth

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 1 (0.20%) Apache Solr
1 1 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (0.20%) Luigi
Applications
1 9 (1.81%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.20%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (3.61%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (1.61%) SaaS
4 5 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.80%) PaaS
6 1 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 44 (8.84%) Wireless
2 31 (6.22%) Bluetooth
3 21 (4.22%) Wi-Fi
4 15 (3.01%) TCP/IP
5 13 (2.61%) 802.11
5 13 (2.61%) HTTP
6 9 (1.81%) Ethernet
7 8 (1.61%) Internet
8 6 (1.20%) SSL
8 6 (1.20%) ZigBee
9 3 (0.60%) X.509
10 2 (0.40%) 802.15
10 2 (0.40%) IPv6
11 1 (0.20%) 3G
11 1 (0.20%) 4G
11 1 (0.20%) DNS
11 1 (0.20%) GSM
11 1 (0.20%) RTP
11 1 (0.20%) SAN
11 1 (0.20%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (3.82%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.41%) MySQL
3 8 (1.61%) Big Data
4 6 (1.20%) Relational Database
5 4 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.20%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.20%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.20%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.20%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.20%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.20%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 24 (4.82%) Selenium
2 19 (3.82%) Visual Studio
3 16 (3.21%) Git (software)
4 11 (2.21%) JUnit
5 10 (2.01%) NUnit
6 8 (1.61%) CppUnit
7 5 (1.00%) Eclipse
7 5 (1.00%) Xcode
8 4 (0.80%) Cucumber
8 4 (0.80%) Jenkins
8 4 (0.80%) Rhino Mocks
9 3 (0.60%) JMeter
9 3 (0.60%) LabVIEW
9 3 (0.60%) LoadRunner
9 3 (0.60%) Subversion
10 2 (0.40%) Buildbot
10 2 (0.40%) GoogleTest
10 2 (0.40%) JIRA
10 2 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.40%) YouTrack
General
1 54 (10.84%) Electronics
2 31 (6.22%) Telecoms
3 28 (5.62%) Finance
4 15 (3.01%) Aerospace
4 15 (3.01%) Automotive
5 14 (2.81%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (1.61%) Banking
7 7 (1.41%) Games
8 5 (1.00%) French Language
8 5 (1.00%) Italian Language
9 4 (0.80%) German Language
9 4 (0.80%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.60%) Publishing
11 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.20%) Law
11 1 (0.20%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 200 (40.16%) Developer
2 168 (33.73%) Software Engineer
3 108 (21.69%) Software Developer
4 97 (19.48%) Graduate
5 94 (18.88%) C++ Software Engineer
6 84 (16.87%) C++ Developer
7 55 (11.04%) Embedded Engineer
8 46 (9.24%) Graduate Developer
9 44 (8.84%) Java Developer
10 43 (8.63%) C++ Software Developer
11 41 (8.23%) Senior Software Engineer
12 40 (8.03%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 39 (7.83%) Java Engineer
14 35 (7.03%) Java Software Engineer
15 34 (6.83%) Graduate Software Developer
16 33 (6.63%) Embedded C++ Engineer
17 29 (5.82%) Graduate C++ Developer
17 29 (5.82%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
18 26 (5.22%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
19 25 (5.02%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (21.69%) .NET
2 67 (13.45%) ASP.NET
3 55 (11.04%) HTML
4 27 (5.42%) CSS
5 25 (5.02%) XML
6 23 (4.62%) HTML5
7 20 (4.02%) MFC
8 16 (3.21%) jQuery
9 15 (3.01%) 802.1X
9 15 (3.01%) Qt
10 13 (2.61%) LAMP
10 13 (2.61%) Natural Language Processing
11 12 (2.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 11 (2.21%) REST
12 11 (2.21%) STL
13 10 (2.01%) J2EE
14 9 (1.81%) Django
14 9 (1.81%) iOS SDK
14 9 (1.81%) WPF
14 9 (1.81%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 203 (40.76%) Computer Science
2 169 (33.94%) Mathematics
3 116 (23.29%) Physics
4 112 (22.49%) Algorithms
5 31 (6.22%) Artificial Intelligence
6 22 (4.42%) Augmented Reality
7 21 (4.22%) Embedded Systems
8 17 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (3.21%) User Experience
9 16 (3.21%) Visualisation
10 12 (2.41%) Device Driver
11 9 (1.81%) ASIC
11 9 (1.81%) Data Structures
11 9 (1.81%) Mobile App
11 9 (1.81%) Neural Network
12 8 (1.61%) Digital Media
13 7 (1.41%) Client/Server
13 7 (1.41%) Smartphone
14 6 (1.20%) Cryptography
14 6 (1.20%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 170 (34.14%) Linux
2 107 (21.49%) Windows
3 38 (7.63%) Android
4 28 (5.62%) Unix
5 25 (5.02%) Apple iOS
6 14 (2.81%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.40%) CentOS
7 2 (0.40%) Debian
7 2 (0.40%) Fedora
7 2 (0.40%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.20%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 246 (49.40%) Software Engineering
2 81 (16.27%) Machine Learning
3 68 (13.65%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (11.04%) Multithreading
4 55 (11.04%) OO
5 43 (8.63%) SDLC
6 37 (7.43%) Mentoring
7 26 (5.22%) OOP
7 26 (5.22%) Open Source
8 25 (5.02%) Coaching
9 24 (4.82%) Cross-Platform Development
10 23 (4.62%) Scrum
11 22 (4.42%) Computer Vision
12 21 (4.22%) Distributed Algorithms
13 18 (3.61%) Test Automation
14 17 (3.41%) DevOps
14 17 (3.41%) Prototyping
15 16 (3.21%) Android Development
15 16 (3.21%) Deep Learning
15 16 (3.21%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 288 (57.83%) Python
2 248 (49.80%) Java
3 230 (46.18%) C
4 201 (40.36%) C#
5 60 (12.05%) JavaScript
5 60 (12.05%) Perl
6 36 (7.23%) MATLAB
7 28 (5.62%) SQL
8 20 (4.02%) Embedded C++
9 19 (3.82%) Bash Shell
10 18 (3.61%) Objective-C
11 17 (3.41%) Embedded C
12 11 (2.21%) PHP
13 9 (1.81%) Groovy
13 9 (1.81%) Lua
13 9 (1.81%) Tcl
14 7 (1.41%) Ruby
15 5 (1.00%) Assembly Language
16 4 (0.80%) VB.NET
17 3 (0.60%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 196 (39.36%) Degree
2 91 (18.27%) PhD
3 4 (0.80%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.20%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.01%) QA
2 3 (0.60%) ISO13485
3 2 (0.40%) SLA
4 1 (0.20%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (3.41%) Firmware
2 5 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.80%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.60%) KVM
4 3 (0.60%) XenServer
5 2 (0.40%) Docker
6 1 (0.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (6.43%) Microsoft
2 16 (3.21%) Dell
2 16 (3.21%) HP
3 8 (1.61%) Oracle
4 6 (1.20%) Xamarin
5 5 (1.00%) VMware
6 4 (0.80%) Samsung
7 3 (0.60%) Google
7 3 (0.60%) Zend
8 2 (0.40%) Apple
9 1 (0.20%) Brocade
9 1 (0.20%) QNX
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Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Tec Partners
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Base+Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k - 55k plus great benefits package
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ISL
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k DoE + excellent bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £28000 - £32000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Great Base + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + stock options.
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum Bonus, Free food and more!
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k+ with top package + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Great Salary+Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Benefit Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum + fantastic package
Posted: Yesterday
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Softweb Resourcing Limited
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