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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 7 11 14
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 363 337 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 17.45% 14.18% 15.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.13% 22.60% 24.51%
Number of salaries quoted 321 289 361
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 £27,500 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,000 £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
1246 1491 1677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 59.90% 62.73% 62.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1079 1302 1487
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 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 27 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 +6 336 £45,000 +12.50% 80
Peterborough -7 11 £60,000 +29.72%
St Neots 0 7 £60,000 +84.61% 1
Huntingdon - 3 £67,500 -
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 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++.

1 379 (53.68%) C
2 355 (50.28%) Software Engineering
3 300 (42.49%) Degree
4 273 (38.67%) Java
5 266 (37.68%) Python
6 255 (36.12%) C#
7 254 (35.98%) Computer Science
8 184 (26.06%) Agile Software Development
8 184 (26.06%) Linux
9 150 (21.25%) Windows
10 143 (20.25%) OO
11 124 (17.56%) HTML
11 124 (17.56%) .NET
12 116 (16.43%) JavaScript
12 116 (16.43%) SQL
13 106 (15.01%) Perl
14 88 (12.46%) Electronics
15 85 (12.04%) UNIX
16 75 (10.62%) Mathematics
17 72 (10.20%) Scrum
18 70 (9.92%) Visual Studio
19 68 (9.63%) Microsoft
20 66 (9.35%) Android
21 65 (9.21%) XML
22 63 (8.92%) Algorithms
23 61 (8.64%) Multithreading
24 58 (8.22%) Finance
25 57 (8.07%) Wireless
25 57 (8.07%) Embedded C
25 57 (8.07%) QA

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 15 (2.12%) Confluence
2 9 (1.27%) Apache
3 8 (1.13%) Node.js
3 8 (1.13%) OpenStack
4 6 (0.85%) CloudStack
5 4 (0.57%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.57%) SAS
5 4 (0.57%) IIS
6 3 (0.42%) JBoss
6 3 (0.42%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 11 (1.56%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.42%) 3ds Max
3 9 (1.27%) MS Office
4 6 (0.85%) Maya
4 6 (0.85%) Blender
5 3 (0.42%) S-PLUS
5 3 (0.42%) Simulink
5 3 (0.42%) MS Project
6 2 (0.28%) Stateflow
7 1 (0.14%) SPSS
7 1 (0.14%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 3 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (2.97%) SaaS
2 15 (2.12%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (8.07%) Wireless
2 46 (6.52%) Internet
3 39 (5.52%) TCP/IP
4 31 (4.39%) Ethernet
5 30 (4.25%) ZigBee
6 27 (3.82%) Bluetooth
7 23 (3.26%) HTTP
8 10 (1.42%) SSL
9 9 (1.27%) Intranet
9 9 (1.27%) LTE
10 8 (1.13%) 3GPP
10 8 (1.13%) 3G
11 7 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (0.71%) 802.15
12 5 (0.71%) X.509
12 5 (0.71%) Wireshark
13 4 (0.57%) 4G
13 4 (0.57%) Firewall
13 4 (0.57%) SSH
13 4 (0.57%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (7.08%) SQL Server
2 25 (3.54%) MySQL
3 16 (2.27%) Relational Database
4 11 (1.56%) RDBMS
5 10 (1.42%) NoSQL
6 8 (1.13%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (0.85%) Big Data
8 5 (0.71%) DB2
9 4 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.28%) Firebird
10 2 (0.28%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.28%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.14%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 70 (9.92%) Visual Studio
2 37 (5.24%) Git (software)
3 31 (4.39%) Eclipse
4 27 (3.82%) Selenium
5 26 (3.68%) Jenkins
6 18 (2.55%) Subversion
7 16 (2.27%) JIRA
8 15 (2.12%) GCC
9 14 (1.98%) JMeter
9 14 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (1.42%) NUnit
11 9 (1.27%) Rhino Mocks
11 9 (1.27%) TeamCity
12 8 (1.13%) Cucumber
12 8 (1.13%) SoapUI
12 8 (1.13%) CruiseControl
12 8 (1.13%) Bugzilla
13 6 (0.85%) Redmine
13 6 (0.85%) SCons
14 5 (0.71%) GoogleTest
General
1 88 (12.46%) Electronics
2 58 (8.22%) Finance
3 42 (5.95%) Telecoms
4 31 (4.39%) Marketing
5 28 (3.97%) Banking
6 25 (3.54%) Manufacturing
7 24 (3.40%) Automotive
8 17 (2.41%) Multimedia
9 4 (0.57%) Military
10 3 (0.42%) Advertising
10 3 (0.42%) Games
11 2 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.28%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.28%) Billing
12 1 (0.14%) French Language
12 1 (0.14%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 314 (44.48%) Software Engineer
2 233 (33.00%) Developer
3 86 (12.18%) Software Developer
4 79 (11.19%) C++ Developer
5 50 (7.08%) C++ Software Engineer
6 48 (6.80%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 44 (6.23%) Graduate
8 39 (5.52%) Programmer
9 38 (5.38%) Team Leader
10 37 (5.24%) Senior Software Engineer
11 36 (5.10%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 34 (4.82%) Author
12 34 (4.82%) Technical Author
13 26 (3.68%) Tester
13 26 (3.68%) Software Team Leader
14 23 (3.26%) C# Developer
15 22 (3.12%) Senior Developer
15 22 (3.12%) Test Engineer
16 21 (2.97%) C# Software Engineer
17 20 (2.83%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (17.56%) HTML
1 124 (17.56%) .NET
2 65 (9.21%) XML
3 56 (7.93%) CSS
4 42 (5.95%) Web Services
5 34 (4.82%) MFC
6 32 (4.53%) STL
7 31 (4.39%) ASP.NET
8 29 (4.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 27 (3.82%) SOAP
10 25 (3.54%) HTML5
11 24 (3.40%) jQuery
12 23 (3.26%) XSLT
13 21 (2.97%) Ajax
14 14 (1.98%) JSON
15 13 (1.84%) JSP
16 12 (1.70%) OpenGL ES
17 11 (1.56%) Qt
17 11 (1.56%) REST
17 11 (1.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 254 (35.98%) Computer Science
2 75 (10.62%) Mathematics
3 63 (8.92%) Algorithms
4 47 (6.66%) Analytical Skills
5 38 (5.38%) Embedded Systems
6 36 (5.10%) User Experience
7 32 (4.53%) Device Driver
8 21 (2.97%) Cryptography
9 19 (2.69%) Physics
9 19 (2.69%) Open Source
10 15 (2.12%) Robotics
10 15 (2.12%) Mechatronics
10 15 (2.12%) 3D Graphics
10 15 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (1.98%) Client/Server
12 13 (1.84%) Management Information System
12 13 (1.84%) Verilog
12 13 (1.84%) Internet of Things
13 12 (1.70%) Smartphone
14 10 (1.42%) Pocket PC
Operating Systems
1 184 (26.06%) Linux
2 150 (21.25%) Windows
3 85 (12.04%) UNIX
4 66 (9.35%) Android
5 48 (6.80%) Apple iOS
6 29 (4.11%) Mac OS X
7 21 (2.97%) Embedded Linux
8 5 (0.71%) AIX
8 5 (0.71%) HPUX
8 5 (0.71%) Solaris
9 1 (0.14%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 355 (50.28%) Software Engineering
2 184 (26.06%) Agile Software Development
3 143 (20.25%) OO
4 72 (10.20%) Scrum
5 61 (8.64%) Multithreading
6 53 (7.51%) OOD
7 41 (5.81%) TDD
7 41 (5.81%) Test Automation
8 39 (5.52%) Mentoring
9 35 (4.96%) Automated Testing
10 31 (4.39%) Software Testing
11 30 (4.25%) Continuous Integration
12 26 (3.68%) Unit Testing
12 26 (3.68%) Regression Testing
13 24 (3.40%) OOP
13 24 (3.40%) Line Management
14 23 (3.26%) Test Management
15 22 (3.12%) Test Scripting
15 22 (3.12%) Manual Testing
15 22 (3.12%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 379 (53.68%) C
2 273 (38.67%) Java
3 266 (37.68%) Python
4 255 (36.12%) C#
5 116 (16.43%) JavaScript
5 116 (16.43%) SQL
6 106 (15.01%) Perl
7 57 (8.07%) Embedded C
8 50 (7.08%) PHP
8 50 (7.08%) Objective-C
9 43 (6.09%) Embedded C++
10 39 (5.52%) MATLAB
11 36 (5.10%) Bash Shell
12 18 (2.55%) Shell Script
13 17 (2.41%) Assembly Language
14 14 (1.98%) Ruby
15 10 (1.42%) GLSL
16 9 (1.27%) VB
17 5 (0.71%) R
18 4 (0.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 300 (42.49%) Degree
2 22 (3.12%) ISEB
3 17 (2.41%) Security Cleared
4 10 (1.42%) MCP
4 10 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (0.85%) PhD
6 5 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.28%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.28%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.28%) CISSP
7 2 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (8.07%) QA
2 11 (1.56%) ISO 9000
3 2 (0.28%) IEC 61508
3 2 (0.28%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.14%) JTAG
System Software
1 25 (3.54%) Firmware
2 7 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.28%) Xen
4 2 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.28%) Docker
4 2 (0.28%) iptables
5 1 (0.14%) KVM
5 1 (0.14%) XenServer
5 1 (0.14%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (0.28%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.14%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 68 (9.63%) Microsoft
2 34 (4.82%) Oracle
3 20 (2.83%) Atlassian
4 14 (1.98%) Google
4 14 (1.98%) Perforce
5 8 (1.13%) TOWER Software
6 7 (0.99%) Xamarin
6 7 (0.99%) Synopsys
6 7 (0.99%) VMware
7 6 (0.85%) Sony
7 6 (0.85%) Intel
7 6 (0.85%) Coverity
8 4 (0.57%) Rackspace
9 3 (0.42%) SAP
9 3 (0.42%) ION Trading
10 2 (0.28%) Apple
10 2 (0.28%) HP
11 1 (0.14%) EMC
11 1 (0.14%) Citrix
11 1 (0.14%) Siemens
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 25,000 to 30,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £50,000 to £55,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £38,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £25k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Millingham Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Top Training!
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Base + Top Prospects
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 52-57k
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum £55K - £80K Per Annum + Discretionar
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £38k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £48k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Generous Base + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Fantastic Base+Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago