The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior C++ Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior C++ Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior C++ Developer
Rank 119 110 115
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Developer 1 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.057% 0.064% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.067% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 13
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
Senior C++ Developer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1677 1487 1914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.39% 95.08% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1290 1301 1695
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior C++ Developer in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Senior C++ Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Senior C++ Developer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Senior C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Senior C++ Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior C++ Developer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) Grid Computing
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) Postgraduate
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (60.00%) Information Retrieval
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) DB2
3 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (20.00%) STL
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) MFC
4 1 (20.00%) WPF
4 1 (20.00%) C++/CLI
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) CppUnit
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
4 1 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries

Senior C++ Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Senior C++ Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior C++ Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) DB2
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) CppUnit
2 1 (20.00%) dotTrace
2 1 (20.00%) AQtime
2 1 (20.00%) GoogleTest
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
2 1 (20.00%) WPF
2 1 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) MFC
2 1 (20.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Grid Computing
1 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (60.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (60.00%) Information Retrieval
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Postgraduate
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft