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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior C++ Developer
Rank 97 111 123
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Developer 5 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.36% 0.47% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.48% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 8
Average salary £65,000 £43,750 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.57% -6.91%
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
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
1330 1470 1766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.31% 98.46% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1085 1239 1528
Average salary £45,000 £44,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% +11.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £56,150
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior C++ Developer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Senior C++ Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 19 (100.00%) C++
2 14 (73.68%) Python
3 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (68.42%) TDD
4 12 (63.16%) Scrum
4 12 (63.16%) STL
4 12 (63.16%) Perl
4 12 (63.16%) JIRA
4 12 (63.16%) Git (software)
4 12 (63.16%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 12 (63.16%) Bash Shell
4 12 (63.16%) Feature Driven Development
4 12 (63.16%) BDD
5 5 (26.32%) Degree
6 4 (21.05%) Java
7 3 (15.79%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (15.79%) Financial Institution
7 3 (15.79%) HOOD
7 3 (15.79%) Finance
7 3 (15.79%) C
7 3 (15.79%) C#
7 3 (15.79%) .NET
7 3 (15.79%) Linux
7 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
7 3 (15.79%) Big Data
7 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
8 2 (10.53%) Digital Media
8 2 (10.53%) Algorithms
8 2 (10.53%) QA
8 2 (10.53%) Advertising

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (63.16%) Git (software)
1 12 (63.16%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Artifactory
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) Maven
2 1 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Financial Institution
1 3 (15.79%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (10.53%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 12 (63.16%) STL
2 3 (15.79%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) J2EE
3 1 (5.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Algorithms
2 2 (10.53%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.26%) Internet of Things
3 1 (5.26%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Android
2 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (68.42%) TDD
2 12 (63.16%) BDD
2 12 (63.16%) Feature Driven Development
2 12 (63.16%) Scrum
3 3 (15.79%) HOOD
3 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.53%) Pair Programming
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) Kanban
5 1 (5.26%) Multithreading
5 1 (5.26%) OO
5 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C++
2 14 (73.68%) Python
3 12 (63.16%) Bash Shell
3 12 (63.16%) Perl
4 4 (21.05%) Java
5 3 (15.79%) C
5 3 (15.79%) C#
6 1 (5.26%) Embedded C
6 1 (5.26%) Embedded C++
6 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Docker
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