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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 16 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing C++ 237 374 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 11.36% 16.56% 15.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.64% 27.50% 25.92%
Number of salaries quoted 195 316 284
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 £34,250 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1207 1360 1250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 57.83% 60.23% 60.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1005 1120 1073
Average salary £40,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £53,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -10 198 £40,000 -5.88% 64
Peterborough +14 24 £40,000 -
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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++.

1 258 (53.53%) Software Engineering
2 229 (47.51%) C
3 189 (39.21%) Degree
4 167 (34.65%) Linux
5 166 (34.44%) C#
6 164 (34.02%) Java
7 150 (31.12%) Python
8 127 (26.35%) Agile Software Development
9 126 (26.14%) Computer Science
10 109 (22.61%) Windows
11 80 (16.60%) .NET
12 78 (16.18%) SQL
13 73 (15.15%) Scrum
14 68 (14.11%) Multithreading
15 66 (13.69%) HTML
16 65 (13.49%) Mathematics
17 58 (12.03%) Perl
18 54 (11.20%) Algorithms
19 53 (11.00%) Oracle
20 51 (10.58%) SQL Server
20 51 (10.58%) Unix
20 51 (10.58%) Electronics
21 47 (9.75%) STL
22 45 (9.34%) JavaScript
22 45 (9.34%) TDD
23 41 (8.51%) OO
23 41 (8.51%) QA
23 41 (8.51%) Git (software)
24 40 (8.30%) Physics
25 39 (8.09%) Boost C++ Libraries

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 16 (3.32%) CMS
2 4 (0.83%) IIS
3 1 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.21%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (0.83%) Simulink
2 3 (0.62%) 3ds Max
2 3 (0.62%) Blender
2 3 (0.62%) Maya
2 3 (0.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (1.45%) CloudFront
3 2 (0.41%) SaaS
4 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.21%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (6.02%) TCP/IP
2 26 (5.39%) Internet
3 21 (4.36%) Bluetooth
4 19 (3.94%) HTTP
5 15 (3.11%) Wireless
6 9 (1.87%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (1.66%) SSL
7 8 (1.66%) ZigBee
8 4 (0.83%) 802.15
8 4 (0.83%) Ethernet
8 4 (0.83%) LDAP
8 4 (0.83%) Modbus
8 4 (0.83%) X.509
9 3 (0.62%) AMQP
9 3 (0.62%) LAN
9 3 (0.62%) MQTT
9 3 (0.62%) WAN
10 1 (0.21%) DNS
10 1 (0.21%) LTE
10 1 (0.21%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (10.58%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.15%) Relational Database
3 16 (3.32%) MySQL
4 9 (1.87%) NoSQL
4 9 (1.87%) RDBMS
5 8 (1.66%) Big Data
6 7 (1.45%) DB2
7 5 (1.04%) Firebird
8 3 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.41%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.21%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.21%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.21%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.21%) Redis
Development Applications
1 41 (8.51%) Git (software)
2 32 (6.64%) Visual Studio
3 22 (4.56%) JIRA
4 19 (3.94%) Selenium
5 14 (2.90%) Eclipse
6 11 (2.28%) Jenkins
6 11 (2.28%) JMeter
6 11 (2.28%) SoapUI
7 10 (2.07%) LabVIEW
8 9 (1.87%) Xcode
9 8 (1.66%) Mercurial
9 8 (1.66%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (1.45%) Maven
10 7 (1.45%) Vagrant
11 6 (1.24%) Artifactory
11 6 (1.24%) Sonatype Nexus
12 5 (1.04%) NUnit
13 4 (0.83%) ClearCase
13 4 (0.83%) QUnit
13 4 (0.83%) Subversion
General
1 51 (10.58%) Electronics
2 20 (4.15%) Finance
3 18 (3.73%) Automotive
4 12 (2.49%) Telecoms
5 11 (2.28%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.45%) Games
7 6 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (1.04%) Marketing
8 5 (1.04%) Multimedia
9 4 (0.83%) Banking
9 4 (0.83%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.21%) Advertising
10 1 (0.21%) Billing
10 1 (0.21%) Retail
Job Titles
1 180 (37.34%) Developer
2 162 (33.61%) Software Engineer
3 81 (16.80%) C++ Software Engineer
4 80 (16.60%) C++ Developer
5 42 (8.71%) C Developer
6 38 (7.88%) Software Developer
7 32 (6.64%) C/C++ Developer
8 31 (6.43%) C# Developer
9 28 (5.81%) Embedded Engineer
9 28 (5.81%) Senior Developer
10 25 (5.19%) Junior
11 23 (4.77%) Embedded Developer
12 22 (4.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 21 (4.36%) C Software Engineer
13 21 (4.36%) Programmer
13 21 (4.36%) Senior Software Engineer
14 19 (3.94%) Linux Engineer
15 17 (3.53%) Embedded C Developer
16 16 (3.32%) .NET Developer
16 16 (3.32%) Senior Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (16.60%) .NET
2 66 (13.69%) HTML
3 47 (9.75%) STL
4 39 (8.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 35 (7.26%) HTML5
6 33 (6.85%) SOAP
7 32 (6.64%) XML
8 30 (6.22%) CSS
9 27 (5.60%) ASP.NET
10 25 (5.19%) Web Services
11 20 (4.15%) XSD
12 17 (3.53%) J2EE
13 16 (3.32%) REST
14 15 (3.11%) Qt
15 14 (2.90%) WPF
16 12 (2.49%) AngularJS
16 12 (2.49%) JDBC
16 12 (2.49%) JSP
16 12 (2.49%) XSLT
17 11 (2.28%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 126 (26.14%) Computer Science
2 65 (13.49%) Mathematics
3 54 (11.20%) Algorithms
4 40 (8.30%) Physics
5 39 (8.09%) Cryptography
6 24 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (4.56%) Data Structures
8 21 (4.36%) Device Driver
9 17 (3.53%) User Experience
10 16 (3.32%) Embedded Systems
11 14 (2.90%) Chemistry
12 12 (2.49%) Augmented Reality
12 12 (2.49%) Client/Server
12 12 (2.49%) Digital Media
13 9 (1.87%) 3D Graphics
13 9 (1.87%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 9 (1.87%) Internet of Things
13 9 (1.87%) Mobile App
14 8 (1.66%) Visualisation
15 6 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 167 (34.65%) Linux
2 109 (22.61%) Windows
3 51 (10.58%) Unix
4 33 (6.85%) Android
5 25 (5.19%) Mac OS X
6 19 (3.94%) Apple iOS
7 13 (2.70%) Embedded Linux
8 5 (1.04%) Windows Server
9 4 (0.83%) Windows CE
10 3 (0.62%) AIX
10 3 (0.62%) HPUX
10 3 (0.62%) Solaris
11 2 (0.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (53.53%) Software Engineering
2 127 (26.35%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (15.15%) Scrum
4 68 (14.11%) Multithreading
5 45 (9.34%) TDD
6 41 (8.51%) OO
7 31 (6.43%) Open Source
8 27 (5.60%) Mentoring
8 27 (5.60%) Secure Coding
9 26 (5.39%) OOP
10 24 (4.98%) Unit Testing
11 23 (4.77%) BDD
12 22 (4.56%) SDLC
13 21 (4.36%) Test Automation
14 20 (4.15%) Kanban
14 20 (4.15%) OOD
15 18 (3.73%) Software Testing
15 18 (3.73%) Web Development
16 17 (3.53%) Coaching
16 17 (3.53%) Feature Driven Development
Programming Languages
1 229 (47.51%) C
2 166 (34.44%) C#
3 164 (34.02%) Java
4 150 (31.12%) Python
5 78 (16.18%) SQL
6 58 (12.03%) Perl
7 45 (9.34%) JavaScript
8 27 (5.60%) Bash Shell
8 27 (5.60%) Embedded C
9 22 (4.56%) Shell Script
10 19 (3.94%) Embedded C++
11 18 (3.73%) Objective-C
12 17 (3.53%) MATLAB
13 14 (2.90%) PHP
14 12 (2.49%) R
14 12 (2.49%) TTCN
15 8 (1.66%) Fortran
16 6 (1.24%) Erlang
17 3 (0.62%) GLSL
17 3 (0.62%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 189 (39.21%) Degree
2 27 (5.60%) PhD
3 18 (3.73%) Security Cleared
4 12 (2.49%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.41%) ISEB
6 1 (0.21%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (8.51%) QA
2 6 (1.24%) FIPS 140-2
3 3 (0.62%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.21%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.21%) MISRA
System Software
1 27 (5.60%) Firmware
2 12 (2.49%) Docker
3 8 (1.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.24%) VirtualBox
4 6 (1.24%) Xen
5 4 (0.83%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.83%) iptables
5 4 (0.83%) LXC
Systems Management
1 7 (1.45%) Puppet
2 5 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.83%) Cobbler
4 1 (0.21%) Ansible
4 1 (0.21%) logstash
4 1 (0.21%) StatsD
Vendors
1 53 (11.00%) Oracle
2 13 (2.70%) Microsoft
3 8 (1.66%) VMware
4 7 (1.45%) Autodesk
4 7 (1.45%) PTC
5 4 (0.83%) CA
5 4 (0.83%) Dell
5 4 (0.83%) IBM
5 4 (0.83%) Perforce
5 4 (0.83%) QNX
5 4 (0.83%) Wind River
6 2 (0.41%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.41%) Coverity
6 2 (0.41%) SAP
7 1 (0.21%) Apple
7 1 (0.21%) Google
7 1 (0.21%) Intel
7 1 (0.21%) New Relic
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £25000 - £60000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension, Flexi work, Stock Options
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent DoE
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + pension, life/health insurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Hands On Training!
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
X4 Group
Salary: Forty to Sixty Thousand
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£48,000 DoE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent career progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Blue Glue
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + fantastic base + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + Benefits + Prospects
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40,000 DoE + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£60k DoE + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50,000 DoE + good benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£55k (DoE) + good benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Great Base + Top Prospects
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: 5 days ago