The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 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 of the Programming Languages category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 13 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 358 439 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.00% 15.52% 17.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.72% 24.04% 25.61%
Number of salaries quoted 299 391 464
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1648 1826 2101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 64.43% 64.57% 68.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1432 1634 1770
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
C++
East of England

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge 0 301 £41,500 -7.77% 94
Peterborough +1 15 £50,000 +41.84% 2
St Neots -1 6 £32,500 -
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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++.

1 359 (51.21%) C
2 344 (49.07%) Degree
3 312 (44.51%) Software Engineering
4 308 (43.94%) C#
5 297 (42.37%) Java
6 184 (26.25%) OO
7 174 (24.82%) .NET
7 174 (24.82%) Computer Science
8 142 (20.26%) Linux
9 125 (17.83%) Python
10 122 (17.40%) SQL
11 109 (15.55%) HTML
12 103 (14.69%) Mathematics
13 98 (13.98%) Windows
14 93 (13.27%) Electronics
14 93 (13.27%) Agile Software Development
15 81 (11.55%) JavaScript
16 80 (11.41%) CSS
17 76 (10.84%) Finance
18 68 (9.70%) Perl
19 67 (9.56%) SQL Server
19 67 (9.56%) ASP.NET
20 66 (9.42%) Visual Studio
20 66 (9.42%) XML
21 63 (8.99%) Scrum
22 58 (8.27%) Wireless
22 58 (8.27%) Physics
23 54 (7.70%) Embedded Systems
24 52 (7.42%) PhD
25 51 (7.28%) Multithreading

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 31 (4.42%) Confluence
2 12 (1.71%) CMS
3 2 (0.29%) MediaWiki
4 1 (0.14%) Documentum
4 1 (0.14%) Apache
4 1 (0.14%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (1.57%) MS Office
2 10 (1.43%) MS Excel
3 6 (0.86%) Acrobat
3 6 (0.86%) FrameMaker
3 6 (0.86%) LaTeX
4 5 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (0.71%) Simulink
5 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.14%) Blender
5 1 (0.14%) Maya
5 1 (0.14%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 26 (3.71%) SunGard APT
2 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (4.42%) SaaS
2 8 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.29%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 58 (8.27%) Wireless
2 40 (5.71%) Internet
3 16 (2.28%) GPRS
4 15 (2.14%) GSM
4 15 (2.14%) HTTP
5 14 (2.00%) TCP/IP
6 12 (1.71%) Ethernet
7 11 (1.57%) ZigBee
8 9 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (1.14%) SNMP
10 7 (1.00%) Bluetooth
10 7 (1.00%) 802.11
11 6 (0.86%) UMTS
11 6 (0.86%) LTE
12 5 (0.71%) STUN
12 5 (0.71%) X.509
12 5 (0.71%) SSL
13 3 (0.43%) Modbus
14 1 (0.14%) Wireshark
14 1 (0.14%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (9.56%) SQL Server
2 21 (3.00%) Relational Database
3 13 (1.85%) RDBMS
4 10 (1.43%) Data Mining
5 8 (1.14%) MySQL
6 5 (0.71%) NonStop SQL
7 4 (0.57%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.29%) Text Mining
9 2 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.29%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.14%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.14%) DB2
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 66 (9.42%) Visual Studio
2 10 (1.43%) Git (software)
3 8 (1.14%) Subversion
4 6 (0.86%) NUnit
4 6 (0.86%) LabVIEW
4 6 (0.86%) CppUnit
4 6 (0.86%) MSTest
5 5 (0.71%) Selenium
5 5 (0.71%) ReSharper
5 5 (0.71%) xUnit.net
5 5 (0.71%) Rhino Mocks
5 5 (0.71%) Moq
5 5 (0.71%) MbUnit
5 5 (0.71%) Xcode
6 4 (0.57%) Eclipse
6 4 (0.57%) Bugzilla
7 3 (0.43%) GoogleTest
7 3 (0.43%) JUnit
7 3 (0.43%) WinRunner
8 2 (0.29%) Maven
General
1 93 (13.27%) Electronics
2 76 (10.84%) Finance
3 44 (6.28%) Marketing
4 31 (4.42%) Telecoms
5 24 (3.42%) Automotive
6 16 (2.28%) Multimedia
7 15 (2.14%) Publishing
8 12 (1.71%) Manufacturing
8 12 (1.71%) Games
9 10 (1.43%) Banking
10 4 (0.57%) Military
11 3 (0.43%) Front Office
12 2 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.14%) French Language
13 1 (0.14%) German Language
13 1 (0.14%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.14%) Japanese Language
13 1 (0.14%) Advertising
13 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 271 (38.66%) Software Engineer
2 242 (34.52%) Developer
3 94 (13.41%) Software Developer
4 84 (11.98%) C++ Software Engineer
5 61 (8.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 59 (8.42%) Graduate
7 42 (5.99%) Test Engineer
8 40 (5.71%) C++ Developer
9 39 (5.56%) Junior
10 38 (5.42%) Author
10 38 (5.42%) Technical Author
11 35 (4.99%) C# Developer
12 32 (4.56%) Software Test Engineer
12 32 (4.56%) C# Software Engineer
13 31 (4.42%) Senior Software Engineer
14 28 (3.99%) Graduate Developer
15 27 (3.85%) Software Manager
16 26 (3.71%) C Software Engineer
16 26 (3.71%) Quantitative Developer
16 26 (3.71%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (24.82%) .NET
2 109 (15.55%) HTML
3 80 (11.41%) CSS
4 67 (9.56%) ASP.NET
5 66 (9.42%) XML
6 37 (5.28%) Ajax
7 35 (4.99%) XSLT
8 24 (3.42%) Flash
8 24 (3.42%) STL
8 24 (3.42%) Web Services
9 21 (3.00%) OpenGL
10 18 (2.57%) Qt
11 17 (2.43%) MFC
12 15 (2.14%) XSL
13 14 (2.00%) jQuery
14 13 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (1.71%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 12 (1.71%) WPF
16 10 (1.43%) OpenCL
17 9 (1.28%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 174 (24.82%) Computer Science
2 103 (14.69%) Mathematics
3 58 (8.27%) Physics
4 54 (7.70%) Embedded Systems
5 41 (5.85%) VHDL
6 37 (5.28%) Firmware
7 33 (4.71%) Device Driver
8 31 (4.42%) Verilog
9 29 (4.14%) Hedge funds
10 25 (3.57%) ASIC
11 19 (2.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 19 (2.71%) Open Source
12 18 (2.57%) Mobile App
13 17 (2.43%) Management Information System
14 16 (2.28%) Machine Learning
14 16 (2.28%) Statistics
15 14 (2.00%) 3D Graphics
16 12 (1.71%) Cryptography
16 12 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
17 10 (1.43%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 142 (20.26%) Linux
2 98 (13.98%) Windows
3 42 (5.99%) UNIX
4 36 (5.14%) Android
5 32 (4.56%) Apple iOS
6 16 (2.28%) Embedded Linux
7 11 (1.57%) Mac OS X
8 7 (1.00%) Windows Phone 8
8 7 (1.00%) Windows Phone
9 5 (0.71%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.71%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.57%) Windows CE
11 2 (0.29%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.14%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 312 (44.51%) Software Engineering
2 184 (26.25%) OO
3 93 (13.27%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (8.99%) Scrum
5 51 (7.28%) Multithreading
6 45 (6.42%) TDD
7 39 (5.56%) Analytics
8 34 (4.85%) OOD
9 33 (4.71%) Project Management
10 31 (4.42%) Test Automation
10 31 (4.42%) Risk Management
11 30 (4.28%) OOP
12 27 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
12 27 (3.85%) Web Development
13 26 (3.71%) Financial Modelling
13 26 (3.71%) Monte Carlo Method
14 23 (3.28%) Test Management
15 21 (3.00%) MVC
15 21 (3.00%) Software Testing
16 20 (2.85%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 359 (51.21%) C
2 308 (43.94%) C#
3 297 (42.37%) Java
4 125 (17.83%) Python
5 122 (17.40%) SQL
6 81 (11.55%) JavaScript
7 68 (9.70%) Perl
8 49 (6.99%) MATLAB
9 37 (5.28%) Assembly Language
10 32 (4.56%) Embedded C
11 30 (4.28%) Objective-C
11 30 (4.28%) Embedded C++
12 22 (3.14%) PL/SQL
13 20 (2.85%) PHP
14 12 (1.71%) Delphi
14 12 (1.71%) Ruby
15 10 (1.43%) VB
16 7 (1.00%) VB.NET
16 7 (1.00%) T-SQL
17 6 (0.86%) VB6
Qualifications
1 344 (49.07%) Degree
2 52 (7.42%) PhD
3 16 (2.28%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.00%) Postgraduate
5 3 (0.43%) ISEB
6 2 (0.29%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (5.99%) QA
2 4 (0.57%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 5 (0.71%) Nessus
2 2 (0.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 50 (7.13%) Microsoft
2 47 (6.70%) Oracle
3 31 (4.42%) Atlassian
4 26 (3.71%) SunGard
5 5 (0.71%) Perforce
6 2 (0.29%) Adobe
6 2 (0.29%) Symbian
6 2 (0.29%) MKS
6 2 (0.29%) QNX
6 2 (0.29%) Synopsys
6 2 (0.29%) Google
7 1 (0.14%) Riverbed
7 1 (0.14%) Freescale
7 1 (0.14%) SAP
7 1 (0.14%) Primavera
7 1 (0.14%) MathWorks
7 1 (0.14%) EMC
7 1 (0.14%) Siemens
7 1 (0.14%) CA
7 1 (0.14%) Apple
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £54000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 47 minutes ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Day Up to £70,000 + bonus + benefit
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £50000 per annum - Bonus, Shares, Health/Dental
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: c£50,000 DOE + Package
Posted: Yesterday
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MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: Yesterday
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ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: to £55k
Posted: Yesterday
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Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: Yesterday