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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 18 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 220 349 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 10.31% 14.14% 15.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.46% 23.81% 24.83%
Number of salaries quoted 181 279 328
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,750 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
1192 1466 1482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 55.86% 59.38% 61.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1058 1226 1336
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £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 4 August 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 4 August 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 -4 185 £42,500 +2.40% 69
Peterborough -17 9 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Huntingdon - 3 £19,500 -
Ely - 2 - -
St Neots - 2 £30,000 -
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 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++.

1 312 (53.98%) C
2 268 (46.37%) Software Engineering
3 263 (45.50%) Degree
4 226 (39.10%) C#
5 224 (38.75%) Java
6 203 (35.12%) Computer Science
7 198 (34.26%) Python
8 169 (29.24%) Linux
9 136 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
10 132 (22.84%) .NET
11 126 (21.80%) JavaScript
12 124 (21.45%) Windows
13 111 (19.20%) SQL
14 109 (18.86%) HTML
15 92 (15.92%) OO
16 89 (15.40%) Perl
17 85 (14.71%) Android
18 80 (13.84%) Apple iOS
19 74 (12.80%) Analytical Skills
20 67 (11.59%) Electronics
21 62 (10.73%) SQL Server
22 61 (10.55%) ASP.NET
23 56 (9.69%) Microsoft
23 56 (9.69%) Mathematics
24 55 (9.52%) Embedded C
25 52 (9.00%) Algorithms
26 51 (8.82%) Objective-C
27 49 (8.48%) Scrum
27 49 (8.48%) UNIX
28 48 (8.30%) OOD

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 11 (1.90%) Apache
2 6 (1.04%) Node.js
3 4 (0.69%) DNN
4 2 (0.35%) Confluence
4 2 (0.35%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.35%) IIS
4 2 (0.35%) JBoss
5 1 (0.17%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.17%) SAS
5 1 (0.17%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.17%) CloudStack
Applications
1 8 (1.38%) MS Project
2 6 (1.04%) AutoCAD
2 6 (1.04%) SOLIDWORKS
2 6 (1.04%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 6 (1.04%) Revit
2 6 (1.04%) MicroStation
2 6 (1.04%) Solid Edge
2 6 (1.04%) Siemens NX
2 6 (1.04%) PTC Creo
3 4 (0.69%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (4.33%) SaaS
2 16 (2.77%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (8.30%) Internet
2 40 (6.92%) TCP/IP
3 26 (4.50%) Wireless
4 22 (3.81%) HTTP
5 17 (2.94%) Bluetooth
6 14 (2.42%) ZigBee
7 11 (1.90%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (1.38%) LTE
9 7 (1.21%) Ethernet
9 7 (1.21%) 3G
10 6 (1.04%) SSL
11 5 (0.87%) X.509
11 5 (0.87%) 802.15
11 5 (0.87%) 3GPP
12 3 (0.52%) WAN
12 3 (0.52%) Intranet
12 3 (0.52%) Network Security
12 3 (0.52%) Skype
13 2 (0.35%) Wireshark
13 2 (0.35%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (10.73%) SQL Server
2 32 (5.54%) Relational Database
3 16 (2.77%) MySQL
4 11 (1.90%) RDBMS
5 7 (1.21%) NoSQL
6 5 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (0.87%) DB2
7 3 (0.52%) Firebird
7 3 (0.52%) Big Data
8 2 (0.35%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.17%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 41 (7.09%) Selenium
2 25 (4.33%) Visual Studio
3 21 (3.63%) JMeter
4 20 (3.46%) SoapUI
5 14 (2.42%) Eclipse
6 12 (2.08%) Jenkins
6 12 (2.08%) Cucumber
7 11 (1.90%) Git (software)
7 11 (1.90%) Subversion
8 10 (1.73%) LabVIEW
9 9 (1.56%) GCC
10 7 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (1.04%) QADirector
11 6 (1.04%) NUnit
12 5 (0.87%) JIRA
13 4 (0.69%) JUnit
13 4 (0.69%) TeamCity
14 3 (0.52%) SCons
14 3 (0.52%) FitNesse
14 3 (0.52%) CruiseControl
General
1 67 (11.59%) Electronics
2 28 (4.84%) Automotive
2 28 (4.84%) Manufacturing
3 17 (2.94%) Finance
4 13 (2.25%) Telecoms
5 11 (1.90%) Multimedia
6 9 (1.56%) Marketing
7 8 (1.38%) Banking
8 4 (0.69%) Games
9 3 (0.52%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.17%) Advertising
10 1 (0.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 228 (39.45%) Software Engineer
2 192 (33.22%) Developer
3 63 (10.90%) Software Developer
4 56 (9.69%) C++ Developer
5 42 (7.27%) Graduate
6 40 (6.92%) Tester
7 34 (5.88%) Team Leader
8 33 (5.71%) Programmer
9 31 (5.36%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 31 (5.36%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 28 (4.84%) C++ Software Engineer
11 26 (4.50%) Senior Software Engineer
12 25 (4.33%) Senior Developer
13 24 (4.15%) Automation Tester
13 24 (4.15%) Software Team Leader
14 17 (2.94%) Support Engineer
15 16 (2.77%) Development Team Leader
15 16 (2.77%) Software Development Team Leader
16 15 (2.60%) Web Developer
17 14 (2.42%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (22.84%) .NET
2 109 (18.86%) HTML
3 61 (10.55%) ASP.NET
4 47 (8.13%) MFC
5 45 (7.79%) CSS
6 40 (6.92%) jQuery
7 33 (5.71%) Web Services
7 33 (5.71%) XML
8 25 (4.33%) HTML5
9 24 (4.15%) SOAP
10 23 (3.98%) XSLT
10 23 (3.98%) Ajax
11 21 (3.63%) JSON
12 15 (2.60%) AngularJS
13 13 (2.25%) Qt
14 12 (2.08%) PhoneGap
14 12 (2.08%) XSD
15 11 (1.90%) STL
15 11 (1.90%) Spring
16 8 (1.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 203 (35.12%) Computer Science
2 74 (12.80%) Analytical Skills
3 56 (9.69%) Mathematics
4 52 (9.00%) Algorithms
5 38 (6.57%) Physics
6 29 (5.02%) Pocket PC
6 29 (5.02%) User Experience
7 26 (4.50%) Client/Server
8 23 (3.98%) Embedded Systems
9 22 (3.81%) Device Driver
10 17 (2.94%) Robotics
11 16 (2.77%) Mechatronics
11 16 (2.77%) Enterprise Software
12 14 (2.42%) Internet of Things
12 14 (2.42%) CUDA
13 13 (2.25%) Data Structures
14 12 (2.08%) Cryptography
15 11 (1.90%) Visualisation
16 10 (1.73%) Chemistry
17 9 (1.56%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 169 (29.24%) Linux
2 124 (21.45%) Windows
3 85 (14.71%) Android
4 80 (13.84%) Apple iOS
5 49 (8.48%) UNIX
6 22 (3.81%) Embedded Linux
7 18 (3.11%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.35%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.17%) Symbian OS
9 1 (0.17%) AIX
9 1 (0.17%) HPUX
9 1 (0.17%) Solaris
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (46.37%) Software Engineering
2 136 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (15.92%) OO
4 49 (8.48%) Scrum
5 48 (8.30%) OOD
6 43 (7.44%) Multithreading
7 37 (6.40%) Test Automation
8 33 (5.71%) OOP
9 31 (5.36%) TDD
9 31 (5.36%) Test Scripting
9 31 (5.36%) Line Management
10 29 (5.02%) Mentoring
11 28 (4.84%) Software Testing
12 27 (4.67%) Project Management
13 22 (3.81%) Manual Testing
14 21 (3.63%) Automated Testing
15 19 (3.29%) Web Development
16 18 (3.11%) SDLC
17 16 (2.77%) Continuous Integration
17 16 (2.77%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 312 (53.98%) C
2 226 (39.10%) C#
3 224 (38.75%) Java
4 198 (34.26%) Python
5 126 (21.80%) JavaScript
6 111 (19.20%) SQL
7 89 (15.40%) Perl
8 55 (9.52%) Embedded C
9 51 (8.82%) Objective-C
10 47 (8.13%) Embedded C++
11 38 (6.57%) PHP
12 25 (4.33%) MATLAB
13 24 (4.15%) Bash Shell
14 14 (2.42%) Ruby
15 12 (2.08%) Assembly Language
16 11 (1.90%) Shell Script
17 10 (1.73%) Fortran
18 4 (0.69%) R
19 3 (0.52%) Lua
19 3 (0.52%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 263 (45.50%) Degree
2 31 (5.36%) MCP
2 31 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (2.77%) PhD
4 9 (1.56%) Security Cleared
5 8 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (0.69%) Postgraduate
7 3 (0.52%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.52%) ISEB
7 3 (0.52%) HNC
7 3 (0.52%) HND
8 1 (0.17%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (8.13%) QA
2 5 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.17%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.17%) JTAG
System Software
1 18 (3.11%) Firmware
2 11 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.73%) VirtualBox
3 10 (1.73%) Xen
4 4 (0.69%) Docker
5 2 (0.35%) iptables
5 2 (0.35%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (0.35%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.17%) Puppet
2 1 (0.17%) Cobbler
2 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 56 (9.69%) Microsoft
2 33 (5.71%) Oracle
3 12 (2.08%) Xamarin
4 11 (1.90%) VMware
5 10 (1.73%) Autodesk
6 6 (1.04%) EMC
6 6 (1.04%) Perforce
6 6 (1.04%) Google
7 4 (0.69%) Lattice Semiconductor
7 4 (0.69%) Synopsys
7 4 (0.69%) PTC
8 3 (0.52%) Atlassian
8 3 (0.52%) Coverity
8 3 (0.52%) SAP
9 2 (0.35%) Motorola
9 2 (0.35%) QNX
9 2 (0.35%) TOWER Software
9 2 (0.35%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.17%) Xilinx
10 1 (0.17%) Capita
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic Base+Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
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