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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 20 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Permanent jobs citing C++ 306 341 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.24% 15.31% 17.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.59% 26.27% 25.87%
Number of salaries quoted 238 290 425
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £52,500 £55,000
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
1486 1298 1991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 59.44% 58.28% 67.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1202 1111 1703
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,550 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 28 November 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 28 November 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
(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 -6 280 £40,000 - 75
Peterborough -14 10 £45,155 +100.68% 1
Huntingdon - 2 £50,000 -
Chatteris - 1 £35,000 -
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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++.

1 350 (53.27%) Java
2 338 (51.45%) Software Engineering
3 305 (46.42%) C
4 297 (45.21%) Degree
5 270 (41.10%) Python
6 268 (40.79%) C#
7 199 (30.29%) Computer Science
8 150 (22.83%) .NET
9 148 (22.53%) Linux
10 143 (21.77%) OO
11 142 (21.61%) Agile Software Development
12 135 (20.55%) Windows
13 104 (15.83%) HTML
14 101 (15.37%) Perl
15 98 (14.92%) Mathematics
16 89 (13.55%) Algorithms
17 85 (12.94%) SQL
18 79 (12.02%) Multithreading
19 75 (11.42%) JavaScript
20 66 (10.05%) QA
21 65 (9.89%) XML
22 64 (9.74%) Finance
23 62 (9.44%) UNIX
24 57 (8.68%) Visual Studio
25 55 (8.37%) Android
26 53 (8.07%) Analytical Skills
27 51 (7.76%) CSS
28 50 (7.61%) Scrum
28 50 (7.61%) ASP.NET
29 49 (7.46%) Microsoft

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 25 (3.81%) Confluence
2 13 (1.98%) OpenStack
3 11 (1.67%) CloudStack
3 11 (1.67%) Apache
4 9 (1.37%) IIS
5 8 (1.22%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (0.46%) JBoss
6 3 (0.46%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.46%) SAS
6 3 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.46%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.30%) Node.js
8 1 (0.15%) GlassFish
Applications
1 22 (3.35%) 3ds Max
2 18 (2.74%) MS Excel
3 10 (1.52%) Maya
3 10 (1.52%) Blender
4 8 (1.22%) MS Office
5 7 (1.07%) Simulink
6 6 (0.91%) Mathematica
7 5 (0.76%) Stateflow
8 3 (0.46%) S-PLUS
9 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.15%) LabWindows
1 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.96%) SaaS
2 2 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (7.15%) Internet
2 38 (5.78%) Wireless
3 30 (4.57%) TCP/IP
4 21 (3.20%) LTE
5 17 (2.59%) 3G
6 16 (2.44%) GSM
7 12 (1.83%) Ethernet
7 12 (1.83%) SNMP
7 12 (1.83%) 2G
7 12 (1.83%) ZigBee
8 11 (1.67%) 4G
9 10 (1.52%) UMTS
10 9 (1.37%) HTTP
11 7 (1.07%) Bluetooth
12 6 (0.91%) GPRS
12 6 (0.91%) ATM
12 6 (0.91%) IPv6
12 6 (0.91%) iSCSI
13 4 (0.61%) Network Security
13 4 (0.61%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (7.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (3.65%) MySQL
3 9 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (1.37%) Big Data
4 7 (1.07%) NoSQL
5 6 (0.91%) Data Mining
6 5 (0.76%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.30%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.30%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.30%) Firebird
7 2 (0.30%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.15%) Text Mining
8 1 (0.15%) DB2
Development Applications
1 57 (8.68%) Visual Studio
2 39 (5.94%) Jenkins
3 37 (5.63%) Eclipse
4 34 (5.18%) Git (software)
5 16 (2.44%) Subversion
6 14 (2.13%) Hudson
7 12 (1.83%) CppUnit
8 9 (1.37%) ReSharper
8 9 (1.37%) Rhino Mocks
8 9 (1.37%) NUnit
8 9 (1.37%) Selenium
9 8 (1.22%) Maven
9 8 (1.22%) Moq
9 8 (1.22%) MbUnit
9 8 (1.22%) MSTest
9 8 (1.22%) xUnit.net
10 5 (0.76%) Valgrind
10 5 (0.76%) Bugzilla
10 5 (0.76%) Ant
11 4 (0.61%) LabVIEW
General
1 64 (9.74%) Finance
2 45 (6.85%) Marketing
3 42 (6.39%) Electronics
4 38 (5.78%) Telecoms
5 24 (3.65%) Manufacturing
6 23 (3.50%) Automotive
7 18 (2.74%) Multimedia
8 15 (2.28%) Banking
9 14 (2.13%) Military
10 6 (0.91%) Avionics
11 5 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.46%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.30%) Advertising
13 2 (0.30%) Billing
14 1 (0.15%) French Language
14 1 (0.15%) Games
Job Titles
1 269 (40.94%) Software Engineer
2 202 (30.75%) Developer
3 58 (8.83%) Software Developer
4 51 (7.76%) C++ Developer
5 48 (7.31%) Graduate
6 43 (6.54%) C++ Software Engineer
7 42 (6.39%) Senior Software Engineer
8 39 (5.94%) Author
8 39 (5.94%) Technical Author
9 36 (5.48%) Test Engineer
10 34 (5.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 31 (4.72%) C# Developer
12 26 (3.96%) Programmer
13 25 (3.81%) Java Developer
14 23 (3.50%) Senior Developer
14 23 (3.50%) Graduate Software Engineer
15 21 (3.20%) Development Engineer
15 21 (3.20%) QA Engineer
16 20 (3.04%) C# .NET Developer
17 19 (2.89%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (22.83%) .NET
2 104 (15.83%) HTML
3 65 (9.89%) XML
4 51 (7.76%) CSS
5 50 (7.61%) ASP.NET
6 33 (5.02%) STL
7 28 (4.26%) Web Services
8 24 (3.65%) MFC
8 24 (3.65%) Ajax
9 23 (3.50%) Qt
10 21 (3.20%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 20 (3.04%) ASP.NET MVC
12 16 (2.44%) WCF
13 15 (2.28%) XSLT
14 13 (1.98%) OpenGL
14 13 (1.98%) Middleware
15 12 (1.83%) SOAP
15 12 (1.83%) jQuery
16 11 (1.67%) OpenGL ES
17 10 (1.52%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 199 (30.29%) Computer Science
2 98 (14.92%) Mathematics
3 89 (13.55%) Algorithms
4 53 (8.07%) Analytical Skills
5 40 (6.09%) Physics
6 38 (5.78%) Embedded Systems
7 36 (5.48%) Device Driver
8 34 (5.18%) User Experience
9 32 (4.87%) Cryptography
10 25 (3.81%) 3D Graphics
11 22 (3.35%) PKI
12 21 (3.20%) Statistics
13 20 (3.04%) Management Information System
14 19 (2.89%) Open Source
15 16 (2.44%) Smartphone
16 14 (2.13%) Data Structures
17 12 (1.83%) Hedge funds
18 11 (1.67%) Visualisation
19 8 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
20 7 (1.07%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 148 (22.53%) Linux
2 135 (20.55%) Windows
3 62 (9.44%) UNIX
4 55 (8.37%) Android
5 29 (4.41%) Apple iOS
6 20 (3.04%) Mac OS X
7 18 (2.74%) Embedded Linux
8 10 (1.52%) Mac OS
9 6 (0.91%) Solaris
10 5 (0.76%) AIX
10 5 (0.76%) HPUX
10 5 (0.76%) Windows CE
10 5 (0.76%) VxWorks
11 1 (0.15%) Debian
11 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 338 (51.45%) Software Engineering
2 143 (21.77%) OO
3 142 (21.61%) Agile Software Development
4 79 (12.02%) Multithreading
5 50 (7.61%) Scrum
6 43 (6.54%) TDD
7 36 (5.48%) OOP
8 30 (4.57%) OOD
8 30 (4.57%) Automated Testing
9 28 (4.26%) Information Security
9 28 (4.26%) Machine Learning
10 27 (4.11%) Mentoring
10 27 (4.11%) Software Testing
11 23 (3.50%) Unit Testing
11 23 (3.50%) Regression Testing
12 22 (3.35%) Signal Processing
13 21 (3.20%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (3.04%) Test Automation
14 20 (3.04%) MVC
15 19 (2.89%) 3D Modelling
Programming Languages
1 350 (53.27%) Java
2 305 (46.42%) C
3 270 (41.10%) Python
4 268 (40.79%) C#
5 101 (15.37%) Perl
6 85 (12.94%) SQL
7 75 (11.42%) JavaScript
8 44 (6.70%) Embedded C
9 39 (5.94%) Objective-C
10 35 (5.33%) MATLAB
11 31 (4.72%) Bash Shell
12 29 (4.41%) PHP
13 26 (3.96%) Embedded C++
14 19 (2.89%) GLSL
15 12 (1.83%) Shell Script
15 12 (1.83%) PowerShell
16 11 (1.67%) R
17 10 (1.52%) Ruby
18 9 (1.37%) MAXScript
19 7 (1.07%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 297 (45.21%) Degree
2 20 (3.04%) Security Cleared
3 19 (2.89%) ISEB
4 17 (2.59%) PhD
5 9 (1.37%) ISTQB
6 7 (1.07%) Postgraduate
7 6 (0.91%) CISSP
8 3 (0.46%) CEH
8 3 (0.46%) CISMP
9 2 (0.30%) HNC
9 2 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.15%) HND
10 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (10.05%) QA
2 19 (2.89%) ISO 9000
3 6 (0.91%) IEC 61508
3 6 (0.91%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.15%) JTAG
System Software
1 22 (3.35%) Firmware
2 12 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.46%) Xen
3 3 (0.46%) KVM
4 2 (0.30%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.15%) XenServer
5 1 (0.15%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 49 (7.46%) Microsoft
2 38 (5.78%) Oracle
3 27 (4.11%) Atlassian
4 12 (1.83%) VMware
5 11 (1.67%) Google
6 7 (1.07%) Perforce
6 7 (1.07%) Sony
6 7 (1.07%) Intel
7 5 (0.76%) QNX
7 5 (0.76%) MKS
7 5 (0.76%) MathWorks
8 4 (0.61%) Apple
8 4 (0.61%) Coverity
8 4 (0.61%) Synopsys
9 3 (0.46%) Splunk
9 3 (0.46%) Quark
9 3 (0.46%) Adobe
9 3 (0.46%) HP
9 3 (0.46%) ION Trading
10 2 (0.30%) Rackspace
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