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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Developer
Rank 106 85 60
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 34 51 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.36% 2.22% 4.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 2.37% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 31 50 100
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
2371 2154 2815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.11% 93.73% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1872 1851 2476
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £27,500 £27,203
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014. 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 -22 28 £47,500 +18.75% 6
Peterborough +6 5 £37,500 -
C++ Developer
East of England

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 58 (100.00%) C++
2 31 (53.45%) Degree
3 28 (48.28%) Computer Science
4 24 (41.38%) OO
5 17 (29.31%) Windows
6 16 (27.59%) Multithreading
7 15 (25.86%) Mathematics
8 14 (24.14%) Software Engineering
9 13 (22.41%) Qt
9 13 (22.41%) Web Services
10 12 (20.69%) C
10 12 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (18.97%) Python
12 10 (17.24%) OOP
12 10 (17.24%) Finance
13 9 (15.52%) Linux
13 9 (15.52%) Java
14 8 (13.79%) STL
14 8 (13.79%) OOD
14 8 (13.79%) Telecoms
14 8 (13.79%) TDD
15 7 (12.07%) Project Planning
15 7 (12.07%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 7 (12.07%) DCOM
15 7 (12.07%) Big Data
16 6 (10.34%) Jenkins
16 6 (10.34%) C#
16 6 (10.34%) Visual Studio
16 6 (10.34%) Embedded C
16 6 (10.34%) Bash Shell

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 (6.90%) WebLogic
1 4 (6.90%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) GSM
1 2 (3.45%) UMTS
1 2 (3.45%) SNMP
1 2 (3.45%) 3G
1 2 (3.45%) 2G
1 2 (3.45%) LTE
1 2 (3.45%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) Big Data
2 5 (8.62%) MySQL
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.45%) DB2
4 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Visual Studio
1 6 (10.34%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.90%) Maven
2 4 (6.90%) Selenium
2 4 (6.90%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.17%) CppUnit
4 2 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.45%) Valgrind
5 1 (1.72%) AQtime
5 1 (1.72%) GoogleTest
5 1 (1.72%) dotTrace
General
1 10 (17.24%) Finance
2 8 (13.79%) Telecoms
3 6 (10.34%) Banking
4 4 (6.90%) Manufacturing
4 4 (6.90%) Games
5 1 (1.72%) Electronics
5 1 (1.72%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.41%) Web Services
1 13 (22.41%) Qt
2 8 (13.79%) STL
3 7 (12.07%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 7 (12.07%) DCOM
4 4 (6.90%) Swing
5 3 (5.17%) DirectX
5 3 (5.17%) MFC
5 3 (5.17%) QML
5 3 (5.17%) Qt Quick
5 3 (5.17%) Dojo
5 3 (5.17%) jQuery
6 2 (3.45%) .NET
6 2 (3.45%) Middleware
7 1 (1.72%) Ajax
7 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
7 1 (1.72%) HTML
7 1 (1.72%) WPF
7 1 (1.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (48.28%) Computer Science
2 15 (25.86%) Mathematics
3 5 (8.62%) Visualisation
3 5 (8.62%) Grid Computing
4 4 (6.90%) GIS
4 4 (6.90%) Open Source
4 4 (6.90%) Physics
5 3 (5.17%) Xbox
5 3 (5.17%) Device Driver
5 3 (5.17%) 3D Graphics
5 3 (5.17%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (1.72%) Statistics
6 1 (1.72%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.72%) 3D Printing
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.31%) Windows
2 9 (15.52%) Linux
3 4 (6.90%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.72%) Android
4 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (41.38%) OO
2 16 (27.59%) Multithreading
3 14 (24.14%) Software Engineering
4 12 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (17.24%) OOP
6 8 (13.79%) TDD
6 8 (13.79%) OOD
7 7 (12.07%) Project Planning
8 5 (8.62%) Test Automation
8 5 (8.62%) Information Retrieval
9 4 (6.90%) Kanban
9 4 (6.90%) Scrum
10 3 (5.17%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (5.17%) Feature Driven Development
10 3 (5.17%) BDD
11 2 (3.45%) High Availability
11 2 (3.45%) Statistical Modelling
11 2 (3.45%) Analytics
11 2 (3.45%) Numerical Analysis
11 2 (3.45%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (100.00%) C++
2 12 (20.69%) C
3 11 (18.97%) Python
4 9 (15.52%) Java
5 6 (10.34%) C#
5 6 (10.34%) Embedded C
5 6 (10.34%) Bash Shell
6 4 (6.90%) Embedded C++
7 3 (5.17%) Perl
7 3 (5.17%) Lua
7 3 (5.17%) C++/CLI
8 2 (3.45%) Objective-C
8 2 (3.45%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.72%) PHP
9 1 (1.72%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (53.45%) Degree
2 5 (8.62%) Postgraduate
3 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (8.62%) Oracle
2 4 (6.90%) JBoss
3 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.45%) VMware
4 2 (3.45%) Coverity
5 1 (1.72%) Symbian
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