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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Developer
Rank 90 114 106
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 37 23 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.78% 0.94% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% 0.99% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 37 23 40
Average salary £42,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £35,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +10.38%
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
1998 2320 2483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.38% 95.04% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1662 1934 2219
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,644 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +34 33 £42,500 -9.57% 6
Peterborough - 5 £42,500 -
St Neots - 1 £45,000 -
Huntingdon - 1 £45,000 -
C++ Developer
East of England

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 88 (100.00%) C++
2 50 (56.82%) C
3 43 (48.86%) Degree
4 42 (47.73%) Computer Science
5 38 (43.18%) Software Engineering
6 35 (39.77%) Python
7 22 (25.00%) STL
7 22 (25.00%) Multithreading
8 20 (22.73%) OO
9 17 (19.32%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 17 (19.32%) Electronics
10 16 (18.18%) Java
10 16 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (17.05%) Apple iOS
12 14 (15.91%) Android
12 14 (15.91%) Windows
12 14 (15.91%) Telecoms
13 13 (14.77%) Mac OS X
13 13 (14.77%) Embedded C
13 13 (14.77%) MFC
14 12 (13.64%) UNIX
14 12 (13.64%) Embedded C++
14 12 (13.64%) Objective-C
15 11 (12.50%) MATLAB
15 11 (12.50%) Linux
16 10 (11.36%) OOD
16 10 (11.36%) C#
17 9 (10.23%) SQL
17 9 (10.23%) Finance
17 9 (10.23%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 4 (4.55%) Apache
2 3 (3.41%) JBoss
2 3 (3.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.82%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.68%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.82%) SQL Server
1 6 (6.82%) MySQL
2 3 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.41%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (7.95%) Subversion
2 6 (6.82%) GCC
3 4 (4.55%) Bugzilla
3 4 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.55%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.41%) Maven
4 3 (3.41%) Selenium
5 2 (2.27%) JIRA
6 1 (1.14%) Eclipse
General
1 17 (19.32%) Electronics
2 14 (15.91%) Telecoms
3 9 (10.23%) Finance
4 8 (9.09%) Banking
5 5 (5.68%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.41%) Marketing
7 1 (1.14%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (25.00%) STL
2 17 (19.32%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 13 (14.77%) MFC
4 8 (9.09%) Qt
4 8 (9.09%) Web Services
5 6 (6.82%) jQuery
5 6 (6.82%) XML
6 4 (4.55%) .NET
7 3 (3.41%) Dojo
7 3 (3.41%) HTML
8 2 (2.27%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.27%) XSLT
8 2 (2.27%) PhoneGap
9 1 (1.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 42 (47.73%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.55%) CUDA
3 4 (4.55%) Open Source
3 4 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.41%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.41%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.41%) GIS
5 2 (2.27%) Pocket PC
6 1 (1.14%) Streaming Music
6 1 (1.14%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.14%) Physics
6 1 (1.14%) DTV
6 1 (1.14%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.05%) Apple iOS
2 14 (15.91%) Android
2 14 (15.91%) Windows
3 13 (14.77%) Mac OS X
4 12 (13.64%) UNIX
5 11 (12.50%) Linux
6 1 (1.14%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (43.18%) Software Engineering
2 22 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 20 (22.73%) OO
4 16 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (11.36%) OOD
6 9 (10.23%) TDD
7 8 (9.09%) Scrum
8 7 (7.95%) Project Planning
9 6 (6.82%) Resource Management
9 6 (6.82%) Concurrent Programming
10 4 (4.55%) Benchmarking
11 3 (3.41%) Kanban
11 3 (3.41%) Feature Driven Development
11 3 (3.41%) BDD
11 3 (3.41%) Continuous Delivery
12 2 (2.27%) Mobile Development
12 2 (2.27%) OOP
13 1 (1.14%) Business Development
13 1 (1.14%) Digital Marketing
13 1 (1.14%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 88 (100.00%) C++
2 50 (56.82%) C
3 35 (39.77%) Python
4 16 (18.18%) Java
5 13 (14.77%) Embedded C
6 12 (13.64%) Embedded C++
6 12 (13.64%) Objective-C
7 11 (12.50%) MATLAB
8 10 (11.36%) C#
9 9 (10.23%) SQL
10 4 (4.55%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.14%) GLSL
11 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.14%) Perl
11 1 (1.14%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.14%) MAXScript
Qualifications
1 43 (48.86%) Degree
2 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.27%) MCP
2 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (9.09%) Oracle
2 2 (2.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.27%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.14%) SAP
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