The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had C++ Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 94 110 98
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 25 23 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.36% 1.09% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 1.13% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 44
Median salary £57,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £35,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £56,000 £50,360
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
1780 2028 2423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.48% 95.93% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1483 1727 1906
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire region that featured C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

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 24 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +11 20 £62,500 +38.88% 4
C++ Software Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, C++ Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridgeshire region featuring C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 51 (100.00%) C++
2 48 (94.12%) Software Engineering
3 40 (78.43%) C
4 30 (58.82%) Degree
5 28 (54.90%) Linux
6 18 (35.29%) Windows
7 17 (33.33%) Algorithms
8 15 (29.41%) Computer Science
8 15 (29.41%) Mathematics
9 13 (25.49%) Multithreading
9 13 (25.49%) STL
9 13 (25.49%) XML
10 12 (23.53%) OpenGL
11 11 (21.57%) Python
11 11 (21.57%) Wi-Fi
12 10 (19.61%) MFC
12 10 (19.61%) Visual Studio
13 9 (17.65%) OO
13 9 (17.65%) HTTP
13 9 (17.65%) Automotive
13 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (15.69%) Data Structures
15 7 (13.73%) Ethernet
15 7 (13.73%) Java
15 7 (13.73%) CAN bus
15 7 (13.73%) Data Acquisition
15 7 (13.73%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 7 (13.73%) Video Processing
16 6 (11.76%) Software Architecture
16 6 (11.76%) Memory Management

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.57%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (17.65%) HTTP
3 7 (13.73%) Ethernet
4 3 (5.88%) Bluetooth
4 3 (5.88%) MQTT
4 3 (5.88%) Wireless
4 3 (5.88%) ZigBee
5 1 (1.96%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (19.61%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.96%) CMake
General
1 9 (17.65%) Automotive
2 3 (5.88%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Games
2 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.92%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.49%) STL
1 13 (25.49%) XML
2 12 (23.53%) OpenGL
3 10 (19.61%) MFC
4 5 (9.80%) HTML
5 4 (7.84%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 4 (7.84%) OpenCL
5 4 (7.84%) OpenMP
6 3 (5.88%) CSS
6 3 (5.88%) HEVC
6 3 (5.88%) REST
6 3 (5.88%) SOAP
6 3 (5.88%) XMPP
6 3 (5.88%) XSD
7 2 (3.92%) Apache Axis
Miscellaneous
1 17 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 15 (29.41%) Computer Science
2 15 (29.41%) Mathematics
3 8 (15.69%) Data Structures
4 7 (13.73%) CAN bus
4 7 (13.73%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 4 (7.84%) 3D Graphics
5 4 (7.84%) 3D Printing
5 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (7.84%) Physics
6 3 (5.88%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (5.88%) CCTV
6 3 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (5.88%) STB
7 1 (1.96%) Arduino
Operating Systems
1 28 (54.90%) Linux
2 18 (35.29%) Windows
3 3 (5.88%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (94.12%) Software Engineering
2 13 (25.49%) Multithreading
3 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (17.65%) OO
4 7 (13.73%) Data Acquisition
4 7 (13.73%) Video Processing
5 6 (11.76%) API Design
5 6 (11.76%) CAD
5 6 (11.76%) Memory Management
5 6 (11.76%) SDLC
5 6 (11.76%) Software Architecture
6 5 (9.80%) TDD
7 4 (7.84%) CAE
7 4 (7.84%) Complexity Analysis
8 3 (5.88%) Code Optimisation
8 3 (5.88%) Distributed Algorithms
8 3 (5.88%) Image Processing
8 3 (5.88%) Machine Learning
8 3 (5.88%) Open Source
9 2 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) C++
2 40 (78.43%) C
3 11 (21.57%) Python
4 7 (13.73%) Java
5 6 (11.76%) Embedded C
5 6 (11.76%) Embedded C++
6 5 (9.80%) SQL
7 4 (7.84%) C#
7 4 (7.84%) Fortran
7 4 (7.84%) Tcl
8 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
8 3 (5.88%) MATLAB
9 2 (3.92%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.92%) Perl
10 1 (1.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (58.82%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle
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