The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 8 8 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs citing C++ 388 348 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 17.33% 15.86% 13.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.89% 25.18% 22.89%
Number of salaries quoted 333 303 310
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,150 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C++
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1343 1382 1551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 59.98% 62.99% 59.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1136 1192 1364
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

C++
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

C++ Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

C++
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

C++
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++ within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 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 +5 355 £45,000 +12.50% 83
Peterborough -8 19 £45,000 -10.00% 2
St Neots -1 7 £60,000 +84.61%
Huntingdon +7 3 £67,500 +68.75%
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing C++ also 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 that cited C++.

1 364 (52.98%) C
2 354 (51.53%) Software Engineering
3 295 (42.94%) Java
4 292 (42.50%) Degree
5 262 (38.14%) Python
6 245 (35.66%) C#
7 241 (35.08%) Computer Science
8 179 (26.06%) Agile Software Development
9 177 (25.76%) Linux
10 150 (21.83%) OO
11 141 (20.52%) Windows
12 128 (18.63%) .NET
13 118 (17.18%) HTML
14 101 (14.70%) Perl
15 100 (14.56%) JavaScript
16 97 (14.12%) SQL
17 81 (11.79%) Electronics
18 80 (11.64%) UNIX
19 77 (11.21%) Mathematics
20 75 (10.92%) Visual Studio
21 70 (10.19%) Scrum
22 67 (9.75%) XML
22 67 (9.75%) Android
23 63 (9.17%) Algorithms
24 62 (9.02%) Microsoft
25 61 (8.88%) Multithreading
26 58 (8.44%) QA
26 58 (8.44%) Finance
27 56 (8.15%) Wireless
27 56 (8.15%) Embedded C

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing C++ also 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 that cited C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (2.77%) Confluence
2 8 (1.16%) Apache
2 8 (1.16%) OpenStack
3 6 (0.87%) CloudStack
4 5 (0.73%) Node.js
5 4 (0.58%) WebLogic
5 4 (0.58%) IIS
5 4 (0.58%) JBoss
5 4 (0.58%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.58%) SAS
6 3 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.44%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 15 (2.18%) 3ds Max
2 12 (1.75%) MS Excel
3 9 (1.31%) MS Office
4 8 (1.16%) Maya
4 8 (1.16%) Blender
5 4 (0.58%) Simulink
6 3 (0.44%) S-PLUS
7 2 (0.29%) Stateflow
8 1 (0.15%) SPSS
8 1 (0.15%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 4 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (3.49%) SaaS
2 11 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (8.15%) Wireless
2 38 (5.53%) Internet
3 30 (4.37%) Ethernet
3 30 (4.37%) TCP/IP
4 25 (3.64%) ZigBee
5 21 (3.06%) Bluetooth
6 18 (2.62%) HTTP
7 12 (1.75%) LTE
8 9 (1.31%) 3G
9 7 (1.02%) Intranet
9 7 (1.02%) 3GPP
10 6 (0.87%) GSM
11 5 (0.73%) SSL
11 5 (0.73%) 2G
11 5 (0.73%) 4G
11 5 (0.73%) Wireshark
12 4 (0.58%) Firewall
12 4 (0.58%) HTTPS
12 4 (0.58%) UMTS
13 3 (0.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (6.70%) SQL Server
2 25 (3.64%) MySQL
3 12 (1.75%) Relational Database
4 11 (1.60%) NoSQL
4 11 (1.60%) RDBMS
5 10 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (0.87%) Big Data
7 5 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (0.44%) DB2
9 2 (0.29%) Firebird
9 2 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.29%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.15%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 75 (10.92%) Visual Studio
2 40 (5.82%) Git (software)
3 33 (4.80%) Eclipse
4 27 (3.93%) Jenkins
5 19 (2.77%) Selenium
6 16 (2.33%) Subversion
7 12 (1.75%) JIRA
7 12 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (1.75%) GCC
8 10 (1.46%) Rhino Mocks
8 10 (1.46%) NUnit
9 9 (1.31%) JMeter
10 7 (1.02%) TeamCity
11 6 (0.87%) Bugzilla
11 6 (0.87%) Cucumber
11 6 (0.87%) CruiseControl
11 6 (0.87%) Redmine
12 5 (0.73%) GoogleTest
12 5 (0.73%) LabVIEW
12 5 (0.73%) Ant
General
1 81 (11.79%) Electronics
2 58 (8.44%) Finance
3 43 (6.26%) Telecoms
4 37 (5.39%) Marketing
5 25 (3.64%) Banking
6 23 (3.35%) Automotive
6 23 (3.35%) Manufacturing
7 18 (2.62%) Multimedia
8 4 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.58%) Military
9 3 (0.44%) Advertising
9 3 (0.44%) Games
10 2 (0.29%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.29%) Billing
10 2 (0.29%) French Language
11 1 (0.15%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 310 (45.12%) Software Engineer
2 224 (32.61%) Developer
3 84 (12.23%) Software Developer
4 77 (11.21%) C++ Developer
5 55 (8.01%) C++ Software Engineer
6 46 (6.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 45 (6.55%) Graduate
8 38 (5.53%) Author
8 38 (5.53%) Technical Author
8 38 (5.53%) Senior Software Engineer
9 37 (5.39%) Programmer
10 33 (4.80%) Team Leader
11 32 (4.66%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 26 (3.78%) Test Engineer
13 23 (3.35%) C++ Software Developer
14 21 (3.06%) Senior Developer
14 21 (3.06%) Software Team Leader
15 20 (2.91%) Development Engineer
15 20 (2.91%) C++ Programmer
16 19 (2.77%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (18.63%) .NET
2 118 (17.18%) HTML
3 67 (9.75%) XML
4 55 (8.01%) CSS
5 42 (6.11%) Web Services
6 35 (5.09%) STL
7 31 (4.51%) MFC
8 29 (4.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 28 (4.08%) ASP.NET
10 24 (3.49%) SOAP
11 22 (3.20%) HTML5
12 21 (3.06%) XSLT
13 20 (2.91%) jQuery
14 17 (2.47%) Ajax
15 14 (2.04%) Spring
15 14 (2.04%) Qt
15 14 (2.04%) OpenGL ES
16 13 (1.89%) JSP
17 12 (1.75%) J2EE
18 10 (1.46%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 241 (35.08%) Computer Science
2 77 (11.21%) Mathematics
3 63 (9.17%) Algorithms
4 43 (6.26%) Analytical Skills
5 39 (5.68%) Embedded Systems
6 34 (4.95%) Device Driver
7 29 (4.22%) User Experience
8 20 (2.91%) 3D Graphics
8 20 (2.91%) Cryptography
9 19 (2.77%) Physics
9 19 (2.77%) Open Source
10 13 (1.89%) Management Information System
11 12 (1.75%) Verilog
11 12 (1.75%) Robotics
11 12 (1.75%) Smartphone
11 12 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
12 11 (1.60%) Data Structures
12 11 (1.60%) Mechatronics
13 10 (1.46%) PKI
14 9 (1.31%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 177 (25.76%) Linux
2 141 (20.52%) Windows
3 80 (11.64%) UNIX
4 67 (9.75%) Android
5 46 (6.70%) Apple iOS
6 30 (4.37%) Mac OS X
7 20 (2.91%) Embedded Linux
8 5 (0.73%) AIX
8 5 (0.73%) HPUX
8 5 (0.73%) Solaris
9 1 (0.15%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 354 (51.53%) Software Engineering
2 179 (26.06%) Agile Software Development
3 150 (21.83%) OO
4 70 (10.19%) Scrum
5 61 (8.88%) Multithreading
6 51 (7.42%) OOD
7 41 (5.97%) TDD
8 35 (5.09%) Automated Testing
9 33 (4.80%) Mentoring
10 32 (4.66%) Test Automation
11 31 (4.51%) Software Testing
12 26 (3.78%) Regression Testing
12 26 (3.78%) Continuous Integration
13 25 (3.64%) Unit Testing
14 23 (3.35%) Test Management
14 23 (3.35%) OOP
15 19 (2.77%) UML
15 19 (2.77%) Content Management
15 19 (2.77%) Data Analysis
15 19 (2.77%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 364 (52.98%) C
2 295 (42.94%) Java
3 262 (38.14%) Python
4 245 (35.66%) C#
5 101 (14.70%) Perl
6 100 (14.56%) JavaScript
7 97 (14.12%) SQL
8 56 (8.15%) Embedded C
9 51 (7.42%) PHP
10 49 (7.13%) Objective-C
11 40 (5.82%) Embedded C++
12 34 (4.95%) MATLAB
13 31 (4.51%) Bash Shell
14 17 (2.47%) Shell Script
15 16 (2.33%) Assembly Language
16 14 (2.04%) GLSL
17 11 (1.60%) Ruby
18 8 (1.16%) VB
19 6 (0.87%) MAXScript
20 5 (0.73%) R
Qualifications
1 292 (42.50%) Degree
2 23 (3.35%) ISEB
3 15 (2.18%) Security Cleared
4 12 (1.75%) VCP4
5 6 (0.87%) MCP
5 6 (0.87%) PhD
5 6 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.44%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.29%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.29%) CISSP
7 2 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (8.44%) QA
2 11 (1.60%) ISO 9000
3 2 (0.29%) IEC 61508
3 2 (0.29%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.15%) JTAG
System Software
1 22 (3.20%) Firmware
2 11 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.58%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.44%) Xen
5 1 (0.15%) XenServer
5 1 (0.15%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.15%) KVM
Vendors
1 62 (9.02%) Microsoft
2 38 (5.53%) Oracle
3 24 (3.49%) Atlassian
4 15 (2.18%) Google
5 13 (1.89%) Perforce
6 11 (1.60%) VMware
7 8 (1.16%) TOWER Software
8 7 (1.02%) Sony
8 7 (1.02%) Intel
9 6 (0.87%) Synopsys
10 5 (0.73%) Xamarin
11 4 (0.58%) Rackspace
11 4 (0.58%) Coverity
11 4 (0.58%) SAP
12 3 (0.44%) ION Trading
13 2 (0.29%) Apple
13 2 (0.29%) HP
14 1 (0.15%) EMC
14 1 (0.15%) Citrix
14 1 (0.15%) Siemens
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