The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Software 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++ Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Software Developer
Rank 126 106 108
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 6 30 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.24% 1.35% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 1.41% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4 30 40
Average salary £37,750 £36,250 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.13% -1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,700 £51,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -4.28%
C++ Software 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
2359 2135 2891
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.21% 95.91% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1863 1828 2519
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,203
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++ Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

C++ Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

C++ Software Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

C++ Software Developer Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

C++ Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Software Developer across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

C++ Software Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

C++ Software 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++ Software Developer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 2 October 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 6 £37,750 +4.13% 5
C++ Software Developer
East of England

C++ Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited C++ Software 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++ Software Developer in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) C++
2 9 (90.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (70.00%) Degree
3 7 (70.00%) Visual Studio
3 7 (70.00%) STL
4 5 (50.00%) C#
4 5 (50.00%) Java
4 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (40.00%) Mathematics
5 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (40.00%) Algorithms
5 4 (40.00%) XML
5 4 (40.00%) Perl
5 4 (40.00%) HTML
5 4 (40.00%) MFC
6 3 (30.00%) C++/CLI
6 3 (30.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 3 (30.00%) Open Source
7 2 (20.00%) Qt
7 2 (20.00%) Numerical Analysis
7 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
7 2 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle
7 2 (20.00%) Windows
7 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) OO
7 2 (20.00%) Python
7 2 (20.00%) SQL
8 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (10.00%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited C++ Software 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++ Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) DB2
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) CppUnit
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) GoogleTest
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) STL
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) MFC
3 3 (30.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (20.00%) Qt
5 1 (10.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (40.00%) Algorithms
2 4 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (30.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Numerical Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) OO
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) Perl
4 3 (30.00%) C++/CLI
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) Python
6 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
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