The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior C++ Developer
Rank 113 121 91
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Developer 7 6 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.39% 0.30% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.31% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 29
Average salary £47,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.07% -3.75%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1713 1911 2031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.85% 96.18% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1486 1672 1702
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Senior C++ Developer
Cambridgeshire

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 17 April 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 9 (100.00%) C++
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 6 (66.67%) Degree
4 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
4 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
4 5 (55.56%) Visualisation
4 5 (55.56%) TDD
4 5 (55.56%) Grid Computing
4 5 (55.56%) Web Services
4 5 (55.56%) Postgraduate
5 2 (22.22%) OpenGL
5 2 (22.22%) Middleware
5 2 (22.22%) C
5 2 (22.22%) Games
5 2 (22.22%) Xbox
5 2 (22.22%) Unreal Engine
6 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
6 1 (11.11%) GoogleTest
6 1 (11.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
6 1 (11.11%) Finance
6 1 (11.11%) Banking
6 1 (11.11%) C++/CLI
6 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
6 1 (11.11%) CppUnit
6 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (11.11%) C#
6 1 (11.11%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) DB2
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 1 (11.11%) CppUnit
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (11.11%) GoogleTest
General
1 2 (22.22%) Games
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) OpenGL
2 2 (22.22%) Middleware
2 2 (22.22%) Unreal Engine
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) DCOM
3 1 (11.11%) STL
3 1 (11.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (55.56%) Visualisation
2 5 (55.56%) Grid Computing
2 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
3 2 (22.22%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) TDD
2 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) OOP
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) C
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft