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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 133 85 99
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 10 53 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.40% 2.32% 1.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 2.46% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 8 51 54
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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
2360 2151 2820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.35% 94.30% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1871 1850 2486
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -44 9 £42,500 +13.33% 4
C++ Software Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 36 (100.00%) C++
1 36 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 25 (69.44%) Degree
3 19 (52.78%) C#
4 15 (41.67%) Java
4 15 (41.67%) Linux
5 14 (38.89%) .NET
6 12 (33.33%) Computer Science
7 10 (27.78%) Windows
8 8 (22.22%) C
8 8 (22.22%) Automotive
8 8 (22.22%) Device Driver
8 8 (22.22%) Electronics
8 8 (22.22%) Multithreading
8 8 (22.22%) Big Data
9 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 6 (16.67%) Python
10 5 (13.89%) Visual Studio
11 4 (11.11%) MFC
11 4 (11.11%) OO
12 3 (8.33%) GIS
12 3 (8.33%) XML
12 3 (8.33%) Swing
12 3 (8.33%) PhD
12 3 (8.33%) OOD
12 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
12 3 (8.33%) STL
12 3 (8.33%) Perl
12 3 (8.33%) HTML
13 2 (5.56%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (5.56%) WebLogic
1 2 (5.56%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) HTTP
2 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.56%) Maven
2 2 (5.56%) Selenium
2 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (22.22%) Electronics
1 8 (22.22%) Automotive
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (38.89%) .NET
2 4 (11.11%) MFC
3 3 (8.33%) XML
3 3 (8.33%) Swing
3 3 (8.33%) STL
3 3 (8.33%) HTML
4 2 (5.56%) Web Services
4 2 (5.56%) Dojo
4 2 (5.56%) jQuery
5 1 (2.78%) Qt
5 1 (2.78%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (2.78%) REST
5 1 (2.78%) WPF
5 1 (2.78%) WinForms
5 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.78%) ATL
5 1 (2.78%) DCOM
5 1 (2.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 8 (22.22%) Device Driver
3 3 (8.33%) GIS
4 1 (2.78%) DTV
4 1 (2.78%) Statistics
4 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.78%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (41.67%) Linux
2 10 (27.78%) Windows
3 1 (2.78%) Android
3 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Phone 8
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (22.22%) Multithreading
3 4 (11.11%) OO
4 3 (8.33%) OOD
5 2 (5.56%) Scrum
5 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.56%) TDD
5 2 (5.56%) Kanban
5 2 (5.56%) Feature Driven Development
5 2 (5.56%) BDD
5 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.56%) Machine Learning
5 2 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.78%) Bayesian Methods
6 1 (2.78%) OOP
6 1 (2.78%) Cyber Security
6 1 (2.78%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.78%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.78%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) C++
2 19 (52.78%) C#
3 15 (41.67%) Java
4 8 (22.22%) C
5 6 (16.67%) Python
5 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 3 (8.33%) Perl
7 1 (2.78%) SQL
7 1 (2.78%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.78%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 25 (69.44%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) PhD
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) JBoss
3 1 (2.78%) Symbian
3 1 (2.78%) MathWorks
3 1 (2.78%) SAP
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