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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 7 15 4
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Permanent jobs citing C++ 289 198 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 24.16% 13.23% 21.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.66% 22.10% 32.39%
Number of salaries quoted 212 155 292
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
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
885 896 1059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 74.00% 59.85% 66.44%
Number of salaries quoted 748 734 891
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 21 February 2017.

C++ Salary Histogram in Cambridge

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 February 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++.

1 316 (61.96%) Python
2 272 (53.33%) Software Engineering
3 251 (49.22%) Java
4 233 (45.69%) C
5 214 (41.96%) Degree
6 209 (40.98%) Mathematics
7 206 (40.39%) Computer Science
8 202 (39.61%) C#
9 155 (30.39%) Linux
10 128 (25.10%) Physics
11 127 (24.90%) Algorithms
12 120 (23.53%) PhD
13 111 (21.76%) Windows
14 103 (20.20%) Machine Learning
15 101 (19.80%) .NET
16 73 (14.31%) Perl
17 71 (13.92%) Electronics
18 64 (12.55%) Agile Software Development
19 60 (11.76%) JavaScript
19 60 (11.76%) ASP.NET
20 55 (10.78%) OO
21 54 (10.59%) Multithreading
22 53 (10.39%) Wireless
23 47 (9.22%) MATLAB
24 46 (9.02%) Bluetooth
24 46 (9.02%) Artificial Intelligence
25 45 (8.82%) HTML
26 40 (7.84%) Android
26 40 (7.84%) SDLC
27 32 (6.27%) Mentoring

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 4 (0.78%) DNN
2 1 (0.20%) Apache Solr
2 1 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.20%) Luigi
Applications
1 9 (1.76%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.18%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.20%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.12%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (1.37%) SaaS
4 5 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.59%) PaaS
6 1 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 53 (10.39%) Wireless
2 46 (9.02%) Bluetooth
3 26 (5.10%) Wi-Fi
4 17 (3.33%) 802.11
5 12 (2.35%) Ethernet
6 10 (1.96%) TCP/IP
7 8 (1.57%) HTTP
7 8 (1.57%) Internet
8 5 (0.98%) ZigBee
9 3 (0.59%) DVB
9 3 (0.59%) LTE
9 3 (0.59%) SSL
10 2 (0.39%) SAN
10 2 (0.39%) Software-Defined Networking
11 1 (0.20%) 3G
11 1 (0.20%) 802.15
11 1 (0.20%) GSM
11 1 (0.20%) IPv6
11 1 (0.20%) RTP
11 1 (0.20%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (3.14%) SQL Server
2 15 (2.94%) MySQL
3 10 (1.96%) Big Data
4 4 (0.78%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.20%) GIS
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 25 (4.90%) Git (software)
2 20 (3.92%) Visual Studio
3 19 (3.73%) Selenium
4 9 (1.76%) JUnit
5 7 (1.37%) CppUnit
5 7 (1.37%) NUnit
6 4 (0.78%) Eclipse
6 4 (0.78%) GoogleTest
7 3 (0.59%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.59%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.59%) LabVIEW
7 3 (0.59%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (0.59%) Subversion
8 2 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.39%) TestComplete
9 1 (0.20%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.20%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.20%) Robot Framework
9 1 (0.20%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.20%) YouTrack
General
1 71 (13.92%) Electronics
2 27 (5.29%) Telecoms
3 25 (4.90%) Finance
4 19 (3.73%) Aerospace
5 15 (2.94%) Automotive
5 15 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (1.76%) Banking
6 9 (1.76%) Games
7 6 (1.18%) French Language
7 6 (1.18%) Italian Language
8 4 (0.78%) German Language
8 4 (0.78%) Multimedia
9 3 (0.59%) Law
9 3 (0.59%) Publishing
10 2 (0.39%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 197 (38.63%) Software Engineer
2 170 (33.33%) Developer
3 117 (22.94%) C++ Software Engineer
4 105 (20.59%) Software Developer
5 96 (18.82%) Graduate
6 76 (14.90%) C++ Developer
7 55 (10.78%) Embedded Engineer
8 48 (9.41%) C++ Software Developer
8 48 (9.41%) Java Engineer
9 46 (9.02%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 44 (8.63%) Senior Software Engineer
11 43 (8.43%) Java Software Engineer
12 38 (7.45%) Java Developer
13 37 (7.25%) Graduate Developer
14 34 (6.67%) Graduate Software Developer
15 32 (6.27%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
16 31 (6.08%) Embedded C++ Engineer
17 30 (5.88%) Graduate Software Engineer
18 29 (5.69%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
19 25 (4.90%) Graduate C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (19.80%) .NET
2 60 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 45 (8.82%) HTML
4 22 (4.31%) XML
5 20 (3.92%) CSS
6 19 (3.73%) HTML5
7 18 (3.53%) 802.1X
8 17 (3.33%) MFC
9 13 (2.55%) jQuery
9 13 (2.55%) Natural Language Processing
10 12 (2.35%) Qt
10 12 (2.35%) STL
10 12 (2.35%) WPF
11 11 (2.16%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 11 (2.16%) J2EE
12 9 (1.76%) LAMP
13 8 (1.57%) OpenGL
13 8 (1.57%) Qt Quick
14 7 (1.37%) POSIX
14 7 (1.37%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 206 (40.39%) Computer Science
2 127 (24.90%) Algorithms
3 26 (5.10%) Augmented Reality
4 24 (4.71%) Embedded Systems
5 21 (4.12%) Linux Command Line
6 16 (3.14%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (2.75%) Device Driver
8 11 (2.16%) User Experience
9 10 (1.96%) ASIC
10 9 (1.76%) Data Structures
11 8 (1.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 8 (1.57%) Life Science
12 7 (1.37%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.98%) Grid Computing
13 5 (0.98%) Home Automation
13 5 (0.98%) Mobile App
13 5 (0.98%) Smartphone
13 5 (0.98%) Verilog
13 5 (0.98%) VHDL
14 4 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 155 (30.39%) Linux
2 111 (21.76%) Windows
3 40 (7.84%) Android
4 26 (5.10%) Unix
5 19 (3.73%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.57%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.39%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 1 (0.20%) Debian
8 1 (0.20%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 272 (53.33%) Software Engineering
2 209 (40.98%) Mathematics
3 128 (25.10%) Physics
4 103 (20.20%) Machine Learning
5 64 (12.55%) Agile Software Development
6 55 (10.78%) OO
7 54 (10.59%) Multithreading
8 46 (9.02%) Artificial Intelligence
9 40 (7.84%) SDLC
10 32 (6.27%) Mentoring
11 28 (5.49%) OOP
12 27 (5.29%) Cross-Platform Development
13 25 (4.90%) Deep Learning
13 25 (4.90%) Distributed Algorithms
14 24 (4.71%) Coaching
15 23 (4.51%) Open Source
16 22 (4.31%) Scrum
17 21 (4.12%) Reinforcement Learning
18 20 (3.92%) Android Development
19 19 (3.73%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 316 (61.96%) Python
2 251 (49.22%) Java
3 233 (45.69%) C
4 202 (39.61%) C#
5 73 (14.31%) Perl
6 60 (11.76%) JavaScript
7 47 (9.22%) MATLAB
8 29 (5.69%) SQL
9 26 (5.10%) Embedded C
10 22 (4.31%) Embedded C++
11 15 (2.94%) Bash Shell
12 12 (2.35%) Tcl
13 10 (1.96%) Lua
14 9 (1.76%) Objective-C
15 6 (1.18%) Assembly Language
15 6 (1.18%) Groovy
15 6 (1.18%) PHP
15 6 (1.18%) Scala
16 4 (0.78%) Ruby
17 3 (0.59%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 214 (41.96%) Degree
2 120 (23.53%) PhD
3 9 (1.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.20%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.55%) QA
2 3 (0.59%) ISO13485
3 1 (0.20%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (3.92%) Firmware
2 6 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.78%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.59%) KVM
4 3 (0.59%) XenServer
5 2 (0.39%) Docker
6 1 (0.20%) LXC
6 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (6.08%) Microsoft
2 16 (3.14%) Dell
2 16 (3.14%) HP
3 7 (1.37%) Oracle
4 6 (1.18%) VMware
4 6 (1.18%) Xamarin
5 5 (0.98%) Google
6 4 (0.78%) Samsung
7 3 (0.59%) Atmel
7 3 (0.59%) Brocade
8 1 (0.20%) CA
8 1 (0.20%) QNX
8 1 (0.20%) Riverbed
8 1 (0.20%) Vyatta
8 1 (0.20%) Xilinx
8 1 (0.20%) Zend
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £20k - 30k per year + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: Negotiable c£80,000 DoE + package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Completely negotiable and excellent
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £55,000 per annum health + pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: ~£35k
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £80k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-45k + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 35k + 10 % Pension, Bonus and more
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Medical, Pension, Flexible hours
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Stock Options + More
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Stock Options + More
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension, Flexi, Career Progress, Sto
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k plus good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago