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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 10 15 15
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing C++ 324 325 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 15.57% 13.33% 15.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.75% 20.91% 22.96%
Number of salaries quoted 284 263 353
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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
1211 1554 1677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 58.19% 63.74% 65.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1073 1330 1535
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +5 293 £43,000 +1.17% 44
Peterborough 0 7 £42,500 -10.52% 5
St Neots - 2 £36,250 -
Huntingdon - 2 £32,000 -
Ely - 1 - -
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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++.

1 383 (54.17%) C
2 334 (47.24%) Software Engineering
3 316 (44.70%) Degree
4 271 (38.33%) Computer Science
5 265 (37.48%) C#
6 246 (34.79%) Java
7 245 (34.65%) Python
8 182 (25.74%) Linux
9 168 (23.76%) Agile Software Development
10 156 (22.07%) JavaScript
11 155 (21.92%) Windows
12 148 (20.93%) .NET
13 136 (19.24%) HTML
14 131 (18.53%) SQL
15 128 (18.10%) OO
16 110 (15.56%) Perl
17 100 (14.14%) Electronics
18 96 (13.58%) Android
19 84 (11.88%) Apple iOS
20 79 (11.17%) UNIX
21 75 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
22 73 (10.33%) Microsoft
23 71 (10.04%) SQL Server
23 71 (10.04%) Mathematics
24 65 (9.19%) Embedded C
25 60 (8.49%) ASP.NET
25 60 (8.49%) Objective-C
26 59 (8.35%) Scrum
26 59 (8.35%) Algorithms
27 57 (8.06%) CSS

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 10 (1.41%) Apache
2 7 (0.99%) Confluence
3 6 (0.85%) Node.js
4 4 (0.57%) IIS
4 4 (0.57%) DNN
5 3 (0.42%) JBoss
5 3 (0.42%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.28%) SAS
6 2 (0.28%) CloudStack
6 2 (0.28%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (0.99%) MS Project
1 7 (0.99%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.57%) Siemens NX
2 4 (0.57%) PTC Creo
2 4 (0.57%) SOLIDWORKS
2 4 (0.57%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 4 (0.57%) AutoCAD
2 4 (0.57%) Revit
2 4 (0.57%) MicroStation
2 4 (0.57%) Solid Edge
3 3 (0.42%) 3ds Max
4 2 (0.28%) Maya
4 2 (0.28%) MS Office
4 2 (0.28%) SPSS
4 2 (0.28%) Blender
Business Applications
1 3 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (4.38%) SaaS
2 17 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (6.65%) Internet
2 46 (6.51%) Wireless
3 40 (5.66%) TCP/IP
4 27 (3.82%) HTTP
5 26 (3.68%) ZigBee
6 25 (3.54%) Bluetooth
7 24 (3.39%) Ethernet
8 9 (1.27%) LTE
8 9 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (1.13%) 3G
10 7 (0.99%) 3GPP
11 6 (0.85%) SSL
11 6 (0.85%) Intranet
12 5 (0.71%) Wireshark
12 5 (0.71%) 802.15
12 5 (0.71%) X.509
13 4 (0.57%) Firewall
13 4 (0.57%) HTTPS
13 4 (0.57%) 4G
14 3 (0.42%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (10.04%) SQL Server
2 25 (3.54%) Relational Database
3 22 (3.11%) MySQL
4 12 (1.70%) RDBMS
5 7 (0.99%) NoSQL
6 6 (0.85%) Big Data
6 6 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (0.71%) DB2
8 4 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (0.57%) Firebird
9 2 (0.28%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.28%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.14%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 49 (6.93%) Visual Studio
2 36 (5.09%) Selenium
3 27 (3.82%) Git (software)
4 26 (3.68%) Eclipse
5 22 (3.11%) Jenkins
6 20 (2.83%) Subversion
7 17 (2.40%) JMeter
8 16 (2.26%) GCC
9 14 (1.98%) JIRA
10 13 (1.84%) Cucumber
11 12 (1.70%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (1.70%) SoapUI
12 10 (1.41%) NUnit
13 9 (1.27%) TeamCity
14 8 (1.13%) Bugzilla
14 8 (1.13%) CruiseControl
14 8 (1.13%) Rhino Mocks
15 6 (0.85%) QADirector
15 6 (0.85%) SCons
16 5 (0.71%) Redmine
General
1 100 (14.14%) Electronics
2 44 (6.22%) Finance
3 30 (4.24%) Telecoms
4 29 (4.10%) Automotive
5 28 (3.96%) Manufacturing
6 22 (3.11%) Banking
7 20 (2.83%) Marketing
8 14 (1.98%) Multimedia
9 5 (0.71%) Games
10 2 (0.28%) Military
11 1 (0.14%) French Language
11 1 (0.14%) Advertising
11 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 296 (41.87%) Software Engineer
2 249 (35.22%) Developer
3 88 (12.45%) C++ Developer
4 87 (12.31%) Software Developer
5 49 (6.93%) Graduate
6 45 (6.36%) Team Leader
7 43 (6.08%) Programmer
8 40 (5.66%) C++ Software Engineer
9 38 (5.37%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 37 (5.23%) Tester
10 37 (5.23%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 30 (4.24%) Software Team Leader
12 27 (3.82%) Automation Tester
13 25 (3.54%) Senior Developer
13 25 (3.54%) C# Software Engineer
13 25 (3.54%) Senior Software Engineer
14 24 (3.39%) Author
14 24 (3.39%) Technical Author
15 23 (3.25%) C++ Programmer
16 22 (3.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (20.93%) .NET
2 136 (19.24%) HTML
3 60 (8.49%) ASP.NET
4 57 (8.06%) CSS
5 56 (7.92%) XML
6 54 (7.64%) MFC
7 43 (6.08%) jQuery
8 40 (5.66%) Web Services
9 34 (4.81%) HTML5
10 29 (4.10%) SOAP
10 29 (4.10%) STL
11 25 (3.54%) XSLT
12 24 (3.39%) Ajax
13 23 (3.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 21 (2.97%) JSON
15 14 (1.98%) Spring
15 14 (1.98%) PhoneGap
16 13 (1.84%) AngularJS
17 12 (1.70%) WPF
18 10 (1.41%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 271 (38.33%) Computer Science
2 75 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
3 71 (10.04%) Mathematics
4 59 (8.35%) Algorithms
5 39 (5.52%) Physics
6 35 (4.95%) Embedded Systems
7 33 (4.67%) User Experience
8 28 (3.96%) Device Driver
9 27 (3.82%) Pocket PC
9 27 (3.82%) Client/Server
10 22 (3.11%) Mechatronics
11 21 (2.97%) Robotics
12 17 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
13 16 (2.26%) Internet of Things
13 16 (2.26%) Verilog
14 14 (1.98%) CUDA
15 13 (1.84%) Visualisation
15 13 (1.84%) Data Structures
16 12 (1.70%) Cryptography
17 11 (1.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 182 (25.74%) Linux
2 155 (21.92%) Windows
3 96 (13.58%) Android
4 84 (11.88%) Apple iOS
5 79 (11.17%) UNIX
6 23 (3.25%) Mac OS X
7 22 (3.11%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (0.57%) AIX
8 4 (0.57%) HPUX
8 4 (0.57%) Solaris
9 2 (0.28%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.14%) Symbian OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 334 (47.24%) Software Engineering
2 168 (23.76%) Agile Software Development
3 128 (18.10%) OO
4 59 (8.35%) Scrum
5 55 (7.78%) OOD
6 52 (7.36%) Multithreading
7 46 (6.51%) Test Automation
8 37 (5.23%) TDD
9 36 (5.09%) Mentoring
10 34 (4.81%) Test Scripting
10 34 (4.81%) Automated Testing
10 34 (4.81%) SDLC
11 32 (4.53%) Line Management
12 29 (4.10%) OOP
13 28 (3.96%) Manual Testing
14 26 (3.68%) Software Testing
15 25 (3.54%) Continuous Integration
16 21 (2.97%) Data Analysis
17 17 (2.40%) Time Management
17 17 (2.40%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 383 (54.17%) C
2 265 (37.48%) C#
3 246 (34.79%) Java
4 245 (34.65%) Python
5 156 (22.07%) JavaScript
6 131 (18.53%) SQL
7 110 (15.56%) Perl
8 65 (9.19%) Embedded C
9 60 (8.49%) Objective-C
10 56 (7.92%) Embedded C++
11 53 (7.50%) PHP
12 36 (5.09%) Bash Shell
13 32 (4.53%) MATLAB
14 17 (2.40%) Shell Script
14 17 (2.40%) Assembly Language
15 15 (2.12%) Ruby
16 7 (0.99%) VB
17 5 (0.71%) GLSL
17 5 (0.71%) XAML
18 4 (0.57%) R
Qualifications
1 316 (44.70%) Degree
2 29 (4.10%) MCP
2 29 (4.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (1.84%) PhD
4 12 (1.70%) Security Cleared
5 11 (1.56%) ISEB
6 7 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.28%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.28%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.14%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.14%) HNC
8 1 (0.14%) HND
8 1 (0.14%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (7.92%) QA
2 4 (0.57%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.14%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.14%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (3.39%) Firmware
2 7 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.57%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.42%) VirtualBox
4 3 (0.42%) Xen
5 2 (0.28%) Docker
5 2 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.14%) iptables
Systems Management
1 2 (0.28%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.14%) Puppet
2 1 (0.14%) Cobbler
2 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 73 (10.33%) Microsoft
2 32 (4.53%) Oracle
3 14 (1.98%) Xamarin
4 13 (1.84%) Perforce
5 11 (1.56%) Atlassian
6 8 (1.13%) Autodesk
7 7 (0.99%) VMware
7 7 (0.99%) TOWER Software
8 6 (0.85%) Google
8 6 (0.85%) Coverity
8 6 (0.85%) Synopsys
9 5 (0.71%) EMC
10 4 (0.57%) PTC
10 4 (0.57%) Rackspace
10 4 (0.57%) Lattice Semiconductor
11 3 (0.42%) SAP
11 3 (0.42%) QNX
12 1 (0.14%) Altera
12 1 (0.14%) Atmel
12 1 (0.14%) Wind River
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ISL
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 17 hours ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Bluetownonline
Salary: £3541 - £25521 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: to c£48,000 + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: £50k per year
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k DOE + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k DoE + top benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + stock options
Posted: Yesterday
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Bluetownonline
Salary: £24050 - £34184 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £50,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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ECM Selection
Salary: to c£58,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35 - 45k plus pension, 25 days hols, bonus and share scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
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SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Top Training!
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