The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Developer
Rank 90 118 109
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 40 10 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.78% 0.47% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.87% 0.49% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 36 10 34
Average salary £47,500 £38,750 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.58% +1.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £47,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C++ Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2139 2029 2493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.07% 96.25% 94.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1724 1680 2159
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

C++ Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

C++ Developer Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

C++ Developer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Developer across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

C++ Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

C++ Developer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +21 31 £47,500 +22.58% 4
Peterborough - 8 £40,000 -
C++ Developer
East of England

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited 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 C++ Developer in their job title.

1 64 (100.00%) C++
2 33 (51.56%) Computer Science
3 32 (50.00%) Degree
4 29 (45.31%) C
5 28 (43.75%) Software Engineering
6 21 (32.81%) Java
6 21 (32.81%) STL
7 20 (31.25%) OO
7 20 (31.25%) Python
8 19 (29.69%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (26.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 15 (23.44%) OOD
11 13 (20.31%) MFC
12 11 (17.19%) Multithreading
13 10 (15.63%) Oracle
13 10 (15.63%) Windows
13 10 (15.63%) Web Services
13 10 (15.63%) Scrum
14 9 (14.06%) Open Source
15 8 (12.50%) Project Planning
15 8 (12.50%) Qt
15 8 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
15 8 (12.50%) Mac OS X
15 8 (12.50%) Objective-C
15 8 (12.50%) Telecoms
15 8 (12.50%) Ethernet
15 8 (12.50%) SQL
16 7 (10.94%) Finance
16 7 (10.94%) Electronics
16 7 (10.94%) Git (software)

C++ Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited 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 C++ Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.13%) WebLogic
1 2 (3.13%) JBoss
1 2 (3.13%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) 3ds Max
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.50%) Ethernet
2 5 (7.81%) Wireless
3 4 (6.25%) Bluetooth
3 4 (6.25%) ZigBee
4 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.56%) 3G
5 1 (1.56%) 2G
5 1 (1.56%) GSM
5 1 (1.56%) UMTS
5 1 (1.56%) SNMP
5 1 (1.56%) LTE
5 1 (1.56%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) MySQL
2 2 (3.13%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.81%) Visual Studio
3 4 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.13%) Maven
4 2 (3.13%) Selenium
5 1 (1.56%) CppUnit
5 1 (1.56%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.56%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.56%) Subversion
5 1 (1.56%) Valgrind
5 1 (1.56%) GCC
5 1 (1.56%) GoogleTest
General
1 8 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 7 (10.94%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Electronics
3 6 (9.38%) Banking
4 3 (4.69%) Marketing
5 2 (3.13%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (32.81%) STL
2 17 (26.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 13 (20.31%) MFC
4 10 (15.63%) Web Services
5 8 (12.50%) Qt
6 5 (7.81%) XML
6 5 (7.81%) HTML
7 3 (4.69%) jQuery
8 2 (3.13%) Dojo
8 2 (3.13%) .NET
9 1 (1.56%) CSS
9 1 (1.56%) Middleware
9 1 (1.56%) Ajax
9 1 (1.56%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 33 (51.56%) Computer Science
2 9 (14.06%) Open Source
3 8 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.25%) Algorithms
5 3 (4.69%) Mathematics
6 2 (3.13%) GIS
7 1 (1.56%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.56%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.63%) Windows
2 8 (12.50%) Mac OS X
3 5 (7.81%) Android
3 5 (7.81%) Linux
4 4 (6.25%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.75%) Software Engineering
2 20 (31.25%) OO
3 19 (29.69%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (23.44%) OOD
5 11 (17.19%) Multithreading
6 10 (15.63%) Scrum
7 8 (12.50%) Project Planning
8 6 (9.38%) TDD
9 5 (7.81%) Resource Management
10 3 (4.69%) Business Development
11 2 (3.13%) UML
11 2 (3.13%) Information Management
11 2 (3.13%) Kanban
11 2 (3.13%) Feature Driven Development
11 2 (3.13%) BDD
12 1 (1.56%) High Availability
12 1 (1.56%) Statistical Modelling
12 1 (1.56%) Android Development
12 1 (1.56%) iOS Development
12 1 (1.56%) 3D Modelling
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) C++
2 29 (45.31%) C
3 21 (32.81%) Java
4 20 (31.25%) Python
5 8 (12.50%) Objective-C
5 8 (12.50%) SQL
6 6 (9.38%) C#
7 5 (7.81%) Perl
8 3 (4.69%) Embedded C
8 3 (4.69%) MATLAB
9 2 (3.13%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.56%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.56%) PHP
10 1 (1.56%) MAXScript
10 1 (1.56%) C++/CLI
10 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.56%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 32 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (15.63%) Oracle
2 1 (1.56%) VMware
2 1 (1.56%) Google
2 1 (1.56%) Coverity
2 1 (1.56%) Xamarin
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