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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 10 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 214 257 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.53% 17.71% 16.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.19% 27.58% 25.15%
Number of salaries quoted 193 223 242
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,750
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
817 932 1169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 70.74% 64.23% 66.05%
Number of salaries quoted 737 826 992
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,346 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.36% -

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 1 July 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Cambridge

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 July 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++.

1 237 (54.48%) Degree
2 212 (48.74%) Java
3 207 (47.59%) Software Engineering
4 178 (40.92%) C
5 151 (34.71%) Linux
5 151 (34.71%) Computer Science
6 134 (30.80%) C#
7 125 (28.74%) Python
8 110 (25.29%) Mathematics
9 100 (22.99%) Agile Software Development
10 95 (21.84%) Windows
11 91 (20.92%) .NET
12 78 (17.93%) HTML
13 67 (15.40%) Algorithms
14 61 (14.02%) JavaScript
15 57 (13.10%) SQL
15 57 (13.10%) Finance
15 57 (13.10%) Physics
16 56 (12.87%) CSS
17 54 (12.41%) ASP.NET
18 51 (11.72%) Perl
18 51 (11.72%) Multithreading
19 47 (10.80%) XML
20 45 (10.34%) Scrum
21 43 (9.89%) Oracle
21 43 (9.89%) SDLC
22 40 (9.20%) STL
23 39 (8.97%) Unix
23 39 (8.97%) Mentoring
24 37 (8.51%) 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 26 (5.98%) CMS
2 6 (1.38%) Apache
2 6 (1.38%) IIS
3 3 (0.69%) Confluence
4 1 (0.23%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 4 (0.92%) Simulink
2 2 (0.46%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.23%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.23%) MicroStation
3 1 (0.23%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 1 (0.23%) PTC Creo
3 1 (0.23%) Revit
3 1 (0.23%) Siemens NX
3 1 (0.23%) Solid Edge
3 1 (0.23%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (5.29%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.76%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (6.21%) HTTP
2 19 (4.37%) TCP/IP
3 11 (2.53%) Internet
4 10 (2.30%) Ethernet
5 5 (1.15%) DNS
6 4 (0.92%) LDAP
6 4 (0.92%) SSL
7 3 (0.69%) IPv4
7 3 (0.69%) IPv6
7 3 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.46%) Bluetooth
8 2 (0.46%) X.509
8 2 (0.46%) ZigBee
9 1 (0.23%) 3G
9 1 (0.23%) GSM
9 1 (0.23%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.23%) LTE
9 1 (0.23%) OFDM
9 1 (0.23%) Wireless
9 1 (0.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (8.28%) SQL Server
2 23 (5.29%) Big Data
3 12 (2.76%) MySQL
4 11 (2.53%) DB2
5 8 (1.84%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.23%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (8.51%) Visual Studio
2 21 (4.83%) Git (software)
3 19 (4.37%) JIRA
4 18 (4.14%) Eclipse
5 16 (3.68%) Gradle
5 16 (3.68%) Selenium
6 14 (3.22%) Jenkins
6 14 (3.22%) NUnit
7 13 (2.99%) Grunt
7 13 (2.99%) gulp
8 12 (2.76%) JUnit
9 11 (2.53%) Maven
9 11 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (1.61%) Cucumber
11 6 (1.38%) QUnit
11 6 (1.38%) Xcode
12 5 (1.15%) Mockito
13 4 (0.92%) AQtime
13 4 (0.92%) CMake
13 4 (0.92%) dotTrace
General
1 57 (13.10%) Finance
2 33 (7.59%) Electronics
3 27 (6.21%) Financial Institution
3 27 (6.21%) Pharmaceutical
3 27 (6.21%) Telecoms
4 25 (5.75%) Automotive
5 14 (3.22%) Games
6 4 (0.92%) Advertising
6 4 (0.92%) Aerospace
6 4 (0.92%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.46%) Marketing
7 2 (0.46%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.23%) Back Office
8 1 (0.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 209 (48.05%) Developer
2 120 (27.59%) Software Engineer
3 91 (20.92%) C++ Developer
4 72 (16.55%) Software Developer
5 48 (11.03%) C++ Software Engineer
5 48 (11.03%) Graduate
6 40 (9.20%) C# Developer
7 34 (7.82%) Java Developer
8 32 (7.36%) .NET Developer
8 32 (7.36%) C# .NET Developer
9 26 (5.98%) Author
9 26 (5.98%) Senior Developer
9 26 (5.98%) Senior Technical Author
9 26 (5.98%) Technical Author
10 25 (5.75%) C++/Java Developer
10 25 (5.75%) Junior
11 24 (5.52%) Graduate Developer
12 23 (5.29%) Programmer
12 23 (5.29%) Senior Software Engineer
13 22 (5.06%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (20.92%) .NET
2 78 (17.93%) HTML
3 56 (12.87%) CSS
4 54 (12.41%) ASP.NET
5 47 (10.80%) XML
6 40 (9.20%) STL
7 33 (7.59%) HTML5
8 27 (6.21%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 27 (6.21%) SOAP
9 26 (5.98%) jQuery
10 25 (5.75%) AngularJS
11 22 (5.06%) MFC
12 21 (4.83%) POSIX
12 21 (4.83%) REST
12 21 (4.83%) Web Services
13 17 (3.91%) OpenGL
14 16 (3.68%) RESTful
14 16 (3.68%) Sass
15 15 (3.45%) J2EE
16 14 (3.22%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 151 (34.71%) Computer Science
2 110 (25.29%) Mathematics
3 67 (15.40%) Algorithms
4 57 (13.10%) Physics
5 30 (6.90%) User Experience
6 28 (6.44%) Analytical Skills
7 26 (5.98%) Vector Graphics
8 20 (4.60%) Cryptography
9 16 (3.68%) Digital Media
10 11 (2.53%) Augmented Reality
10 11 (2.53%) Client/Server
11 10 (2.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 9 (2.07%) Internet of Things
13 8 (1.84%) CAN bus
14 7 (1.61%) Data Structures
14 7 (1.61%) Mobile App
15 6 (1.38%) Pricing Data
15 6 (1.38%) Raspberry Pi
16 5 (1.15%) Device Driver
17 4 (0.92%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 151 (34.71%) Linux
2 95 (21.84%) Windows
3 39 (8.97%) Unix
4 28 (6.44%) Android
5 17 (3.91%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.84%) Mac OS X
7 6 (1.38%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.92%) AIX
8 4 (0.92%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (0.92%) HPUX
8 4 (0.92%) Solaris
9 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (47.59%) Software Engineering
2 100 (22.99%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (11.72%) Multithreading
4 45 (10.34%) Scrum
5 43 (9.89%) SDLC
6 39 (8.97%) Mentoring
7 30 (6.90%) Open Source
8 29 (6.67%) OO
9 26 (5.98%) Coaching
9 26 (5.98%) Content Management
10 25 (5.75%) Unit Testing
11 23 (5.29%) Secure Coding
12 20 (4.60%) TDD
13 19 (4.37%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (4.14%) BDD
14 18 (4.14%) Web Development
15 17 (3.91%) Concurrent Programming
16 15 (3.45%) Machine Learning
16 15 (3.45%) MVC
16 15 (3.45%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 212 (48.74%) Java
2 178 (40.92%) C
3 134 (30.80%) C#
4 125 (28.74%) Python
5 61 (14.02%) JavaScript
6 57 (13.10%) SQL
7 51 (11.72%) Perl
8 27 (6.21%) Bash Shell
9 25 (5.75%) Objective-C
10 21 (4.83%) Shell Script
11 13 (2.99%) TypeScript
11 13 (2.99%) XAML
12 11 (2.53%) Embedded C
13 9 (2.07%) PHP
14 7 (1.61%) MATLAB
14 7 (1.61%) R
14 7 (1.61%) Ruby
15 5 (1.15%) Lua
16 4 (0.92%) Assembly Language
16 4 (0.92%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 237 (54.48%) Degree
2 22 (5.06%) PhD
3 1 (0.23%) ISEB
3 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.23%) MBA
3 1 (0.23%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.07%) QA
2 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.23%) ISO13485
System Software
1 18 (4.14%) Firmware
2 6 (1.38%) Docker
3 4 (0.92%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 43 (9.89%) Oracle
2 19 (4.37%) Microsoft
3 12 (2.76%) Google
4 4 (0.92%) Atlassian
4 4 (0.92%) CA
4 4 (0.92%) Dell
4 4 (0.92%) IBM
4 4 (0.92%) VMware
5 3 (0.69%) Perforce
6 2 (0.46%) Apple
6 2 (0.46%) Panasonic
7 1 (0.23%) Autodesk
7 1 (0.23%) SAP
7 1 (0.23%) Trillium
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