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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 11 15 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 212 216 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.94% 14.67% 16.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.12% 21.91% 25.11%
Number of salaries quoted 173 185 218
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 £33,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £58,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
728 986 1115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 68.49% 66.98% 64.34%
Number of salaries quoted 625 872 886
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 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 7 December 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Cambridge

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 7 December 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++.

1 249 (51.55%) Java
2 237 (49.07%) Python
3 227 (47.00%) C
4 221 (45.76%) Software Engineering
5 194 (40.17%) Degree
6 193 (39.96%) C#
7 185 (38.30%) Computer Science
8 156 (32.30%) Linux
9 148 (30.64%) Mathematics
10 113 (23.40%) .NET
11 100 (20.70%) Physics
12 96 (19.88%) Algorithms
13 95 (19.67%) Windows
14 76 (15.73%) Agile Software Development
15 72 (14.91%) PhD
16 71 (14.70%) ASP.NET
17 69 (14.29%) Machine Learning
18 60 (12.42%) HTML
18 60 (12.42%) Perl
19 56 (11.59%) Multithreading
20 55 (11.39%) JavaScript
21 49 (10.14%) OO
22 40 (8.28%) SQL
22 40 (8.28%) Wireless
23 38 (7.87%) Finance
23 38 (7.87%) Mentoring
24 37 (7.66%) SDLC
24 37 (7.66%) Apple iOS
24 37 (7.66%) Telecoms
24 37 (7.66%) Objective-C

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 3 (0.62%) CMS
2 2 (0.41%) Apache
3 1 (0.21%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.21%) Luigi
Applications
1 8 (1.66%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.24%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (3.52%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (1.45%) SaaS
4 6 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.62%) PaaS
6 2 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 40 (8.28%) Wireless
2 25 (5.18%) Wi-Fi
3 21 (4.35%) Bluetooth
4 18 (3.73%) HTTP
4 18 (3.73%) TCP/IP
5 13 (2.69%) Internet
6 9 (1.86%) 802.11
6 9 (1.86%) SSL
7 8 (1.66%) Ethernet
8 7 (1.45%) ZigBee
9 5 (1.04%) X.509
10 4 (0.83%) IPv6
11 3 (0.62%) MQTT
12 2 (0.41%) 802.15
12 2 (0.41%) DNS
12 2 (0.41%) IPv4
13 1 (0.21%) HTTPS
13 1 (0.21%) RTP
13 1 (0.21%) SAN
13 1 (0.21%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (3.73%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.52%) MySQL
3 9 (1.86%) Big Data
3 9 (1.86%) Relational Database
4 4 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (0.62%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.41%) DB2
7 1 (0.21%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.21%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.21%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.21%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.21%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 24 (4.97%) Selenium
2 19 (3.93%) Visual Studio
3 17 (3.52%) Xcode
4 14 (2.90%) NUnit
5 12 (2.48%) Git (software)
5 12 (2.48%) JUnit
6 8 (1.66%) CppUnit
7 7 (1.45%) Cucumber
7 7 (1.45%) Jenkins
8 5 (1.04%) Eclipse
8 5 (1.04%) Rhino Mocks
9 3 (0.62%) JMeter
9 3 (0.62%) LabVIEW
9 3 (0.62%) LoadRunner
10 2 (0.41%) Buildbot
10 2 (0.41%) JIRA
10 2 (0.41%) Subversion
10 2 (0.41%) YouTrack
11 1 (0.21%) CMake
11 1 (0.21%) Robot Framework
General
1 38 (7.87%) Finance
2 37 (7.66%) Telecoms
3 36 (7.45%) Electronics
4 16 (3.31%) Automotive
5 8 (1.66%) Banking
5 8 (1.66%) Games
5 8 (1.66%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (1.45%) Aerospace
7 4 (0.83%) French Language
7 4 (0.83%) German Language
7 4 (0.83%) Italian Language
8 2 (0.41%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.41%) Publishing
9 1 (0.21%) Law
Job Titles
1 216 (44.72%) Developer
2 143 (29.61%) Software Engineer
3 106 (21.95%) Software Developer
4 99 (20.50%) Graduate
5 89 (18.43%) C++ Developer
6 60 (12.42%) C++ Software Engineer
7 51 (10.56%) Embedded Engineer
8 50 (10.35%) Graduate Developer
9 45 (9.32%) Java Developer
10 36 (7.45%) C++ Software Developer
11 35 (7.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 34 (7.04%) Graduate Software Developer
12 34 (7.04%) Senior Software Engineer
13 33 (6.83%) Java Engineer
14 31 (6.42%) Graduate C++ Developer
15 28 (5.80%) Embedded C++ Engineer
16 27 (5.59%) Python Developer
17 26 (5.38%) C++/Java Developer
17 26 (5.38%) Java Software Engineer
18 24 (4.97%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (23.40%) .NET
2 71 (14.70%) ASP.NET
3 60 (12.42%) HTML
4 30 (6.21%) CSS
5 26 (5.38%) XML
6 20 (4.14%) MFC
7 19 (3.93%) HTML5
8 18 (3.73%) iOS SDK
9 16 (3.31%) REST
10 15 (3.11%) jQuery
11 13 (2.69%) Web Services
12 12 (2.48%) LAMP
12 12 (2.48%) STL
13 11 (2.28%) 802.1X
13 11 (2.28%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 11 (2.28%) Natural Language Processing
14 9 (1.86%) Django
14 9 (1.86%) Qt
14 9 (1.86%) WPF
15 8 (1.66%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 185 (38.30%) Computer Science
2 148 (30.64%) Mathematics
3 100 (20.70%) Physics
4 96 (19.88%) Algorithms
5 25 (5.18%) Artificial Intelligence
6 23 (4.76%) User Experience
7 22 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
8 20 (4.14%) Mobile App
9 17 (3.52%) Augmented Reality
10 16 (3.31%) Digital Media
11 14 (2.90%) Visualisation
12 10 (2.07%) Device Driver
13 9 (1.86%) Client/Server
13 9 (1.86%) Internet of Things
14 8 (1.66%) ASIC
14 8 (1.66%) Smartphone
15 7 (1.45%) Cryptography
15 7 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
16 6 (1.24%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 156 (32.30%) Linux
2 95 (19.67%) Windows
3 37 (7.66%) Apple iOS
4 35 (7.25%) Android
4 35 (7.25%) Unix
5 12 (2.48%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (0.41%) CentOS
6 2 (0.41%) Debian
6 2 (0.41%) Fedora
6 2 (0.41%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.21%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (45.76%) Software Engineering
2 76 (15.73%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (14.29%) Machine Learning
4 56 (11.59%) Multithreading
5 49 (10.14%) OO
6 38 (7.87%) Mentoring
7 37 (7.66%) SDLC
8 30 (6.21%) Open Source
8 30 (6.21%) Scrum
9 29 (6.00%) Computer Vision
10 25 (5.18%) Coaching
11 22 (4.55%) Mobile Development
12 20 (4.14%) OOP
13 19 (3.93%) iOS Development
13 19 (3.93%) Process Improvement
13 19 (3.93%) Test Automation
14 18 (3.73%) Cross-Platform Development
15 17 (3.52%) DevOps
16 16 (3.31%) Distributed Algorithms
16 16 (3.31%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 249 (51.55%) Java
2 237 (49.07%) Python
3 227 (47.00%) C
4 193 (39.96%) C#
5 60 (12.42%) Perl
6 55 (11.39%) JavaScript
7 40 (8.28%) SQL
8 37 (7.66%) Objective-C
9 20 (4.14%) Bash Shell
10 19 (3.93%) Embedded C++
10 19 (3.93%) MATLAB
11 17 (3.52%) PHP
12 16 (3.31%) Embedded C
13 12 (2.48%) Ruby
14 10 (2.07%) Groovy
15 6 (1.24%) Lua
15 6 (1.24%) Tcl
16 5 (1.04%) Assembly Language
17 4 (0.83%) Shell Script
17 4 (0.83%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 194 (40.17%) Degree
2 72 (14.91%) PhD
3 3 (0.62%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.21%) ISEB
4 1 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.21%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.21%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.90%) QA
2 2 (0.41%) SLA
3 1 (0.21%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.21%) ISO13485
System Software
1 18 (3.73%) Firmware
2 4 (0.83%) Docker
2 4 (0.83%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.62%) KVM
3 3 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.62%) XenServer
4 1 (0.21%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (6.21%) Microsoft
2 14 (2.90%) Dell
2 14 (2.90%) HP
3 12 (2.48%) Oracle
4 8 (1.66%) Apple
5 4 (0.83%) Samsung
5 4 (0.83%) Zend
6 3 (0.62%) VMware
6 3 (0.62%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.41%) Google
8 1 (0.21%) Brocade
8 1 (0.21%) QNX
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Highly competitive + excellent benefits. p/t working will be pro-rata
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Base + Lucrative Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £55,000 per annum health + pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: Excellent Remuneration Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: CW23256
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k - 50k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £60000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Base + Lucrative Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits generous pension, private dental/m
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Benefit Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum Best training, progression, pension,
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £25,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 6 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