The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 119 134 86
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -48
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 6 12 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.28% 0.48% 2.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.50% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 51
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £34,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -6.66%
C++ Software Engineer
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
1999 2382 2130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.03% 95.28% 94.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1735 1896 1828
Average salary £43,250 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.79% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

C++ Software Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

C++ Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 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 +11 6 £45,000 +17.64% 3
C++ Software Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited C++ Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 24 (100.00%) C++
1 24 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (62.50%) Windows
3 12 (50.00%) Linux
4 11 (45.83%) Degree
5 8 (33.33%) C
6 6 (25.00%) Python
6 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 6 (25.00%) Multithreading
7 5 (20.83%) MFC
8 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 4 (16.67%) Java
9 3 (12.50%) C#
9 3 (12.50%) Client/Server
9 3 (12.50%) Assembly Language
9 3 (12.50%) Perl
9 3 (12.50%) TDD
9 3 (12.50%) HTTP
9 3 (12.50%) Electronics
10 2 (8.33%) JavaSpaces
10 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (8.33%) Objective-C
10 2 (8.33%) Device Driver
10 2 (8.33%) Automotive
10 2 (8.33%) Data Management
10 2 (8.33%) SQL
10 2 (8.33%) .NET
10 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
10 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
10 2 (8.33%) Embedded C

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited C++ Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.17%) IGMP
2 1 (4.17%) RTSP
2 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 2 (8.33%) GCC
1 2 (8.33%) GDB
General
1 3 (12.50%) Electronics
2 2 (8.33%) Automotive
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) MFC
2 2 (8.33%) Java RMI
2 2 (8.33%) JavaSpaces
2 2 (8.33%) Twisted
2 2 (8.33%) Akka
2 2 (8.33%) gevent
2 2 (8.33%) .NET
3 1 (4.17%) Qt
3 1 (4.17%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 2 (8.33%) Device Driver
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.17%) Android
4 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 3 (12.50%) TDD
4 2 (8.33%) Data Management
4 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (8.33%) OO
4 2 (8.33%) Open Source
4 2 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.17%) OOD
5 1 (4.17%) CAD
5 1 (4.17%) Scrum
5 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) C++
2 8 (33.33%) C
3 6 (25.00%) Python
4 4 (16.67%) Java
5 3 (12.50%) C#
5 3 (12.50%) Perl
5 3 (12.50%) Assembly Language
6 2 (8.33%) Objective-C
6 2 (8.33%) Scala
6 2 (8.33%) Go
6 2 (8.33%) SQL
6 2 (8.33%) Embedded C
6 2 (8.33%) Embedded C++
7 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
1 1 (4.17%) JTAG
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Firmware
1 2 (8.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Intel
2 1 (4.17%) Sony
2 1 (4.17%) Google
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