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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Developer
Rank 117 79 64
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 20 55 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.82% 2.43% 3.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 2.54% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 18 54 109
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £28,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
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
2348 2168 2907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.07% 95.89% 96.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1858 1860 2537
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -33 20 £50,000 +25.00% 5
C++ Developer
East of England

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 52 (100.00%) C++
2 25 (48.08%) Degree
2 25 (48.08%) Computer Science
3 22 (42.31%) OO
4 15 (28.85%) Windows
4 15 (28.85%) Software Engineering
5 14 (26.92%) Qt
6 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (23.08%) Web Services
7 12 (23.08%) Python
7 12 (23.08%) Java
8 11 (21.15%) STL
8 11 (21.15%) Multithreading
9 10 (19.23%) C
10 9 (17.31%) Finance
10 9 (17.31%) OOD
10 9 (17.31%) Mathematics
11 8 (15.38%) Project Planning
11 8 (15.38%) Linux
11 8 (15.38%) Visual Studio
12 7 (13.46%) Telecoms
12 7 (13.46%) Oracle
12 7 (13.46%) C#
12 7 (13.46%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 7 (13.46%) Big Data
12 7 (13.46%) Jenkins
13 6 (11.54%) Algorithms
13 6 (11.54%) Bash Shell
13 6 (11.54%) TDD
13 6 (11.54%) Perl

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 5 (9.62%) WebLogic
1 5 (9.62%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) GSM
1 2 (3.85%) UMTS
1 2 (3.85%) SNMP
1 2 (3.85%) 3G
1 2 (3.85%) 2G
1 2 (3.85%) LTE
1 2 (3.85%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) Big Data
2 5 (9.62%) MySQL
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.85%) DB2
3 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 7 (13.46%) Jenkins
3 5 (9.62%) Maven
3 5 (9.62%) Selenium
3 5 (9.62%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.77%) CppUnit
5 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.85%) Valgrind
6 1 (1.92%) AQtime
6 1 (1.92%) GoogleTest
6 1 (1.92%) dotTrace
General
1 9 (17.31%) Finance
2 7 (13.46%) Telecoms
3 5 (9.62%) Banking
4 1 (1.92%) French Language
4 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.92%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (26.92%) Qt
2 12 (23.08%) Web Services
3 11 (21.15%) STL
4 7 (13.46%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 6 (11.54%) MFC
5 6 (11.54%) DCOM
6 4 (7.69%) HTML
6 4 (7.69%) XML
6 4 (7.69%) Swing
6 4 (7.69%) jQuery
6 4 (7.69%) Dojo
7 2 (3.85%) QML
7 2 (3.85%) Qt Quick
7 2 (3.85%) Middleware
8 1 (1.92%) Ajax
8 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
8 1 (1.92%) .NET
8 1 (1.92%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (48.08%) Computer Science
2 9 (17.31%) Mathematics
3 6 (11.54%) Algorithms
4 5 (9.62%) Open Source
4 5 (9.62%) GIS
5 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.85%) Device Driver
6 2 (3.85%) Grid Computing
6 2 (3.85%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.92%) Physics
7 1 (1.92%) Statistics
7 1 (1.92%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.92%) 3D Printing
Operating Systems
1 15 (28.85%) Windows
2 8 (15.38%) Linux
3 4 (7.69%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.92%) Android
4 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (42.31%) OO
2 15 (28.85%) Software Engineering
3 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (21.15%) Multithreading
5 9 (17.31%) OOD
6 8 (15.38%) Project Planning
7 6 (11.54%) OOP
7 6 (11.54%) TDD
8 5 (9.62%) Scrum
8 5 (9.62%) Kanban
9 4 (7.69%) Feature Driven Development
9 4 (7.69%) BDD
10 3 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (3.85%) Statistical Modelling
11 2 (3.85%) High Availability
11 2 (3.85%) Information Retrieval
11 2 (3.85%) Test Automation
11 2 (3.85%) Numerical Analysis
11 2 (3.85%) Information Management
11 2 (3.85%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 52 (100.00%) C++
2 12 (23.08%) Java
2 12 (23.08%) Python
3 10 (19.23%) C
4 7 (13.46%) C#
5 6 (11.54%) Perl
5 6 (11.54%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.77%) C++/CLI
6 3 (5.77%) Embedded C
7 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.85%) SQL
7 2 (3.85%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.92%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (48.08%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (13.46%) Oracle
2 5 (9.62%) JBoss
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.85%) VMware
3 2 (3.85%) Coverity
4 1 (1.92%) Symbian
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