The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 122 106 103
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 15 35 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.61% 1.46% 1.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 1.57% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 13 33 45
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2321 2236 2626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.08% 93.56% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1891 1936 2286
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
C++ Software Engineer
East of England

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

C++ Software Engineer Salary Histogram 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 23 July 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 -21 14 £42,500 +17.24% 4
C++ Software Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 58 (100.00%) C++
1 58 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 47 (81.03%) Degree
3 28 (48.28%) C#
4 27 (46.55%) Linux
5 23 (39.66%) .NET
6 22 (37.93%) Windows
6 22 (37.93%) Java
7 21 (36.21%) C
7 21 (36.21%) Multithreading
8 20 (34.48%) Electronics
9 16 (27.59%) Computer Science
10 14 (24.14%) Device Driver
10 14 (24.14%) Automotive
11 9 (15.52%) Visual Studio
11 9 (15.52%) Python
12 8 (13.79%) OO
12 8 (13.79%) Microsoft
12 8 (13.79%) Big Data
13 6 (10.34%) JavaScript
14 5 (8.62%) UML
14 5 (8.62%) PhD
14 5 (8.62%) TDD
14 5 (8.62%) Wireless
14 5 (8.62%) Scrum
14 5 (8.62%) Embedded Systems
14 5 (8.62%) Physics
14 5 (8.62%) Qt
15 4 (6.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 4 (6.90%) Machine Learning

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 2 (3.45%) WebLogic
1 2 (3.45%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) Wireless
2 1 (1.72%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.72%) HTTP
2 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.79%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (15.52%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.45%) Maven
2 2 (3.45%) Selenium
2 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.45%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (34.48%) Electronics
2 14 (24.14%) Automotive
3 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.72%) Marketing
3 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.72%) Finance
3 1 (1.72%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (39.66%) .NET
2 5 (8.62%) Qt
3 4 (6.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 4 (6.90%) STL
4 3 (5.17%) Swing
5 2 (3.45%) Web Services
5 2 (3.45%) MFC
5 2 (3.45%) Dojo
5 2 (3.45%) jQuery
6 1 (1.72%) HTML
6 1 (1.72%) WPF
6 1 (1.72%) REST
6 1 (1.72%) ATL
6 1 (1.72%) DCOM
6 1 (1.72%) SOAP
6 1 (1.72%) XML
6 1 (1.72%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.59%) Computer Science
2 14 (24.14%) Device Driver
3 5 (8.62%) Physics
3 5 (8.62%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (5.17%) GIS
5 1 (1.72%) DTV
5 1 (1.72%) Statistics
5 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.72%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (46.55%) Linux
2 22 (37.93%) Windows
3 3 (5.17%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.45%) Windows Phone 8
4 2 (3.45%) Windows Phone
4 2 (3.45%) Android
5 1 (1.72%) UNIX
5 1 (1.72%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.72%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 21 (36.21%) Multithreading
3 8 (13.79%) OO
4 5 (8.62%) Scrum
4 5 (8.62%) UML
4 5 (8.62%) TDD
5 4 (6.90%) Machine Learning
6 3 (5.17%) Unit Testing
6 3 (5.17%) OOD
7 2 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.45%) Kanban
7 2 (3.45%) Feature Driven Development
7 2 (3.45%) BDD
7 2 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (1.72%) Cyber Security
8 1 (1.72%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (1.72%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (1.72%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.72%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (100.00%) C++
2 28 (48.28%) C#
3 22 (37.93%) Java
4 21 (36.21%) C
5 9 (15.52%) Python
6 6 (10.34%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.45%) MATLAB
7 2 (3.45%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.72%) Perl
Qualifications
1 47 (81.03%) Degree
2 5 (8.62%) PhD
Vendors
1 8 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.45%) MathWorks
2 2 (3.45%) JBoss
2 2 (3.45%) Symbian
3 1 (1.72%) SAP
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