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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 97 94 104
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 45 58 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.79% 2.09% 1.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.88% 2.18% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 40 49 42
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,900 £33,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -5.19%
Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2390 2662 2961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.99% 95.82% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2001 2344 2457
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
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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
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Cambridge -15 31 £35,000 -6.66% 5
St Neots -1 6 £32,500 -
C++ Software Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 84 (100.00%) C++
1 84 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 65 (77.38%) Degree
3 42 (50.00%) Linux
4 35 (41.67%) C
5 33 (39.29%) C#
6 30 (35.71%) Java
7 29 (34.52%) Electronics
8 28 (33.33%) Windows
9 27 (32.14%) Python
10 24 (28.57%) .NET
10 24 (28.57%) Multithreading
11 20 (23.81%) Computer Science
12 15 (17.86%) Device Driver
13 13 (15.48%) Automotive
14 11 (13.10%) OpenGL
15 10 (11.90%) Microsoft
15 10 (11.90%) Visual Studio
15 10 (11.90%) Mathematics
16 9 (10.71%) OpenMP
16 9 (10.71%) 3D Modelling
16 9 (10.71%) OpenCL
17 8 (9.52%) Apple iOS
17 8 (9.52%) Embedded Systems
17 8 (9.52%) Qt
17 8 (9.52%) Physics
17 8 (9.52%) UML
17 8 (9.52%) Wireless
18 7 (8.33%) Assembly Language
18 7 (8.33%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.52%) Wireless
2 3 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.38%) HTTP
4 1 (1.19%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 10 (11.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (34.52%) Electronics
2 13 (15.48%) Automotive
3 6 (7.14%) Finance
4 4 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.57%) Banking
6 1 (1.19%) Marketing
6 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (28.57%) .NET
2 11 (13.10%) OpenGL
3 9 (10.71%) OpenMP
3 9 (10.71%) OpenCL
4 8 (9.52%) Qt
5 3 (3.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 3 (3.57%) STL
6 1 (1.19%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.81%) Computer Science
2 15 (17.86%) Device Driver
3 10 (11.90%) Mathematics
4 8 (9.52%) Physics
4 8 (9.52%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (4.76%) Machine Learning
6 1 (1.19%) DTV
6 1 (1.19%) Life Science
6 1 (1.19%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.19%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 42 (50.00%) Linux
2 28 (33.33%) Windows
3 8 (9.52%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.57%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (3.57%) Android
4 3 (3.57%) UNIX
5 2 (2.38%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.38%) Windows CE
5 2 (2.38%) Windows Phone 8
5 2 (2.38%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 24 (28.57%) Multithreading
3 9 (10.71%) 3D Modelling
4 8 (9.52%) UML
5 7 (8.33%) Embedded Software Development
6 6 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (5.95%) OO
8 3 (3.57%) Scrum
8 3 (3.57%) TDD
8 3 (3.57%) Unit Testing
9 2 (2.38%) Image Processing
9 2 (2.38%) Video Processing
9 2 (2.38%) OOP
9 2 (2.38%) OOD
10 1 (1.19%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (1.19%) Risk Management
10 1 (1.19%) Programme Management
10 1 (1.19%) Product Management
10 1 (1.19%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (1.19%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 84 (100.00%) C++
2 35 (41.67%) C
3 33 (39.29%) C#
4 30 (35.71%) Java
5 27 (32.14%) Python
6 7 (8.33%) Assembly Language
7 2 (2.38%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.19%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 65 (77.38%) Degree
2 7 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.95%) PhD
Vendors
1 10 (11.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.38%) Symbian
3 1 (1.19%) SAP
3 1 (1.19%) MathWorks
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