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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 15 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing C++ 292 325 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 13.31% 13.64% 13.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.21% 21.81% 21.44%
Number of salaries quoted 245 269 299
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
1258 1490 1544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 57.34% 62.53% 65.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1112 1269 1417
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +1 254 £42,500 - 65
Peterborough -5 11 £42,500 -15.60% 5
Huntingdon - 3 £20,000 -
St Neots - 2 £36,250 -
Ely - 1 - -
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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++.

1 357 (54.59%) C
2 305 (46.64%) Software Engineering
3 294 (44.95%) Degree
4 254 (38.84%) C#
5 246 (37.61%) Java
6 238 (36.39%) Computer Science
7 229 (35.02%) Python
8 171 (26.15%) Linux
9 159 (24.31%) Agile Software Development
10 151 (23.09%) .NET
11 148 (22.63%) JavaScript
12 145 (22.17%) Windows
13 131 (20.03%) HTML
14 127 (19.42%) SQL
15 117 (17.89%) OO
16 104 (15.90%) Perl
17 93 (14.22%) Android
18 85 (13.00%) Apple iOS
19 84 (12.84%) Electronics
20 78 (11.93%) Analytical Skills
21 70 (10.70%) SQL Server
22 67 (10.24%) ASP.NET
22 67 (10.24%) Microsoft
23 61 (9.33%) UNIX
23 61 (9.33%) Mathematics
24 60 (9.17%) Objective-C
25 59 (9.02%) Algorithms
26 56 (8.56%) Embedded C
27 53 (8.10%) MFC
27 53 (8.10%) CSS

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 12 (1.83%) Apache
2 6 (0.92%) Confluence
2 6 (0.92%) Node.js
3 4 (0.61%) DNN
4 3 (0.46%) WebLogic
4 3 (0.46%) IIS
4 3 (0.46%) JBoss
5 2 (0.31%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.31%) CloudStack
6 1 (0.15%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.15%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (1.22%) MS Project
2 6 (0.92%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.92%) AutoCAD
2 6 (0.92%) SOLIDWORKS
2 6 (0.92%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 6 (0.92%) Revit
2 6 (0.92%) MicroStation
2 6 (0.92%) Solid Edge
2 6 (0.92%) Siemens NX
2 6 (0.92%) PTC Creo
3 2 (0.31%) MS Office
4 1 (0.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 30 (4.59%) SaaS
2 20 (3.06%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (7.03%) Internet
2 44 (6.73%) TCP/IP
3 39 (5.96%) Wireless
4 28 (4.28%) HTTP
5 19 (2.91%) Bluetooth
6 16 (2.45%) ZigBee
7 12 (1.83%) Ethernet
8 11 (1.68%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (1.38%) LTE
10 8 (1.22%) 3G
11 6 (0.92%) 3GPP
11 6 (0.92%) SSL
11 6 (0.92%) Intranet
12 5 (0.76%) Wireshark
12 5 (0.76%) 802.15
12 5 (0.76%) X.509
13 4 (0.61%) HTTPS
14 3 (0.46%) Firewall
14 3 (0.46%) Network Security
14 3 (0.46%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (10.70%) SQL Server
2 32 (4.89%) Relational Database
3 20 (3.06%) MySQL
4 13 (1.99%) RDBMS
5 8 (1.22%) NoSQL
6 6 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (0.76%) DB2
8 4 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (0.61%) Firebird
8 4 (0.61%) Big Data
9 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.31%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.31%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 39 (5.96%) Visual Studio
2 38 (5.81%) Selenium
3 21 (3.21%) Eclipse
4 20 (3.06%) Jenkins
5 17 (2.60%) GCC
6 16 (2.45%) Subversion
7 15 (2.29%) JMeter
8 14 (2.14%) SoapUI
8 14 (2.14%) Git (software)
8 14 (2.14%) Cucumber
9 12 (1.83%) JIRA
10 9 (1.38%) TeamCity
11 8 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (1.22%) CruiseControl
11 8 (1.22%) Bugzilla
12 7 (1.07%) NUnit
13 6 (0.92%) LabVIEW
13 6 (0.92%) QADirector
13 6 (0.92%) SCons
14 4 (0.61%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 84 (12.84%) Electronics
2 34 (5.20%) Finance
3 28 (4.28%) Automotive
3 28 (4.28%) Manufacturing
4 25 (3.82%) Telecoms
5 18 (2.75%) Banking
6 17 (2.60%) Marketing
7 10 (1.53%) Multimedia
8 4 (0.61%) Games
9 3 (0.46%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.31%) Military
11 1 (0.15%) Advertising
11 1 (0.15%) French Language
11 1 (0.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 269 (41.13%) Software Engineer
2 226 (34.56%) Developer
3 76 (11.62%) Software Developer
3 76 (11.62%) C++ Developer
4 50 (7.65%) Graduate
5 41 (6.27%) Programmer
5 41 (6.27%) Team Leader
6 39 (5.96%) Tester
7 37 (5.66%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 34 (5.20%) C++ Software Engineer
9 31 (4.74%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 28 (4.28%) Automation Tester
10 28 (4.28%) Software Team Leader
11 27 (4.13%) Senior Software Engineer
12 25 (3.82%) Senior Developer
13 22 (3.36%) Author
13 22 (3.36%) Technical Author
14 21 (3.21%) C++ Programmer
15 19 (2.91%) C# Software Engineer
15 19 (2.91%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (23.09%) .NET
2 131 (20.03%) HTML
3 67 (10.24%) ASP.NET
4 53 (8.10%) CSS
4 53 (8.10%) MFC
5 51 (7.80%) XML
6 46 (7.03%) jQuery
7 41 (6.27%) Web Services
8 28 (4.28%) HTML5
9 27 (4.13%) XSLT
10 26 (3.98%) SOAP
11 25 (3.82%) Ajax
11 25 (3.82%) JSON
12 18 (2.75%) STL
13 15 (2.29%) PhoneGap
13 15 (2.29%) AngularJS
14 14 (2.14%) Spring
15 12 (1.83%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 10 (1.53%) XSD
17 9 (1.38%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 238 (36.39%) Computer Science
2 78 (11.93%) Analytical Skills
3 61 (9.33%) Mathematics
4 59 (9.02%) Algorithms
5 41 (6.27%) Physics
6 32 (4.89%) User Experience
7 31 (4.74%) Pocket PC
8 30 (4.59%) Embedded Systems
9 29 (4.43%) Client/Server
10 25 (3.82%) Device Driver
11 20 (3.06%) Robotics
12 19 (2.91%) Mechatronics
12 19 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
13 14 (2.14%) CUDA
13 14 (2.14%) Data Structures
14 13 (1.99%) Cryptography
15 12 (1.83%) Internet of Things
15 12 (1.83%) Visualisation
16 10 (1.53%) Verilog
17 9 (1.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 171 (26.15%) Linux
2 145 (22.17%) Windows
3 93 (14.22%) Android
4 85 (13.00%) Apple iOS
5 61 (9.33%) UNIX
6 23 (3.52%) Embedded Linux
7 19 (2.91%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.31%) Windows CE
8 2 (0.31%) AIX
8 2 (0.31%) HPUX
8 2 (0.31%) Solaris
9 1 (0.15%) Symbian OS
9 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 305 (46.64%) Software Engineering
2 159 (24.31%) Agile Software Development
3 117 (17.89%) OO
4 53 (8.10%) Scrum
5 51 (7.80%) OOD
6 48 (7.34%) Multithreading
7 45 (6.88%) Test Automation
8 36 (5.50%) TDD
9 35 (5.35%) Test Scripting
10 34 (5.20%) Line Management
10 34 (5.20%) Mentoring
11 32 (4.89%) OOP
12 28 (4.28%) SDLC
13 26 (3.98%) Manual Testing
13 26 (3.98%) Automated Testing
14 24 (3.67%) Continuous Integration
15 23 (3.52%) Software Testing
16 20 (3.06%) Project Management
17 18 (2.75%) Data Analysis
17 18 (2.75%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 357 (54.59%) C
2 254 (38.84%) C#
3 246 (37.61%) Java
4 229 (35.02%) Python
5 148 (22.63%) JavaScript
6 127 (19.42%) SQL
7 104 (15.90%) Perl
8 60 (9.17%) Objective-C
9 56 (8.56%) Embedded C
10 47 (7.19%) Embedded C++
11 44 (6.73%) PHP
12 32 (4.89%) Bash Shell
13 31 (4.74%) MATLAB
14 15 (2.29%) Shell Script
15 14 (2.14%) Assembly Language
16 13 (1.99%) Ruby
17 4 (0.61%) Fortran
17 4 (0.61%) VB
18 3 (0.46%) VB.NET
18 3 (0.46%) XAML
Qualifications
1 294 (44.95%) Degree
2 33 (5.05%) MCP
2 33 (5.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (2.14%) PhD
4 10 (1.53%) Security Cleared
5 8 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (1.07%) ISEB
7 3 (0.46%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.46%) HNC
7 3 (0.46%) HND
7 3 (0.46%) Postgraduate
8 2 (0.31%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.15%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (7.03%) QA
2 3 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.31%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.15%) JTAG
System Software
1 24 (3.67%) Firmware
2 10 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.22%) VirtualBox
3 8 (1.22%) Xen
4 3 (0.46%) Docker
4 3 (0.46%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.31%) iptables
5 2 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (0.31%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.15%) Puppet
2 1 (0.15%) Cobbler
2 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 67 (10.24%) Microsoft
2 36 (5.50%) Oracle
3 15 (2.29%) Xamarin
4 10 (1.53%) Autodesk
4 10 (1.53%) Perforce
4 10 (1.53%) VMware
5 8 (1.22%) Atlassian
6 6 (0.92%) Coverity
6 6 (0.92%) Google
7 5 (0.76%) Synopsys
7 5 (0.76%) EMC
8 4 (0.61%) PTC
8 4 (0.61%) Lattice Semiconductor
9 3 (0.46%) Rackspace
9 3 (0.46%) TOWER Software
9 3 (0.46%) SAP
10 2 (0.31%) QNX
11 1 (0.15%) Sony
11 1 (0.15%) Capita
11 1 (0.15%) Progress
Cambridgeshire
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Salary: benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Real Staffing
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Informatiq Consulting
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