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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 16 9 11
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing C++ 338 351 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 13.35% 16.18% 16.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.13% 27.62% 25.38%
Number of salaries quoted 267 296 399
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £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
1527 1271 1895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 60.33% 58.60% 66.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1237 1064 1628
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 £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
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 17 December 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 17 December 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 -5 309 £42,500 +6.25% 63
Peterborough -23 13 £40,000 +26.98% 1
Chatteris - 1 £35,000 -
Huntingdon - 1 £55,000 -
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 17 December 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++.

1 345 (52.19%) Software Engineering
2 339 (51.29%) Java
3 315 (47.66%) C
4 294 (44.48%) Degree
5 278 (42.06%) Python
6 256 (38.73%) C#
7 198 (29.95%) Computer Science
8 156 (23.60%) Linux
9 150 (22.69%) Agile Software Development
10 135 (20.42%) .NET
11 134 (20.27%) OO
12 132 (19.97%) Windows
13 104 (15.73%) HTML
14 103 (15.58%) Perl
15 92 (13.92%) Mathematics
16 88 (13.31%) Algorithms
17 78 (11.80%) JavaScript
18 77 (11.65%) Multithreading
19 75 (11.35%) SQL
20 65 (9.83%) QA
21 64 (9.68%) Android
22 63 (9.53%) XML
23 62 (9.38%) Visual Studio
24 61 (9.23%) UNIX
25 58 (8.77%) Finance
26 54 (8.17%) Scrum
27 53 (8.02%) Embedded C
28 51 (7.72%) CSS
28 51 (7.72%) Microsoft
29 49 (7.41%) Analytical Skills

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 22 (3.33%) Confluence
2 11 (1.66%) OpenStack
3 9 (1.36%) CloudStack
4 8 (1.21%) Apache
5 7 (1.06%) IIS
6 5 (0.76%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (0.45%) SAS
7 3 (0.45%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.30%) Node.js
9 1 (0.15%) JBoss
9 1 (0.15%) WebLogic
Applications
1 25 (3.78%) 3ds Max
2 15 (2.27%) MS Excel
3 12 (1.82%) Maya
3 12 (1.82%) Blender
4 7 (1.06%) MS Office
4 7 (1.06%) Simulink
5 6 (0.91%) Mathematica
6 5 (0.76%) Stateflow
7 3 (0.45%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.48%) SaaS
2 3 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 46 (6.96%) Wireless
2 45 (6.81%) Internet
3 31 (4.69%) TCP/IP
4 21 (3.18%) Ethernet
5 19 (2.87%) LTE
5 19 (2.87%) ZigBee
6 16 (2.42%) GSM
7 15 (2.27%) 3G
8 12 (1.82%) SNMP
8 12 (1.82%) Bluetooth
8 12 (1.82%) 4G
9 10 (1.51%) 2G
9 10 (1.51%) UMTS
10 9 (1.36%) HTTP
11 6 (0.91%) GPRS
11 6 (0.91%) ATM
11 6 (0.91%) IPv6
11 6 (0.91%) iSCSI
12 4 (0.61%) SSL
12 4 (0.61%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (6.20%) SQL Server
2 22 (3.33%) MySQL
3 10 (1.51%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (1.21%) NoSQL
5 7 (1.06%) Big Data
6 5 (0.76%) Hadoop
6 5 (0.76%) Data Mining
7 3 (0.45%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.45%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.30%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.30%) Firebird
9 1 (0.15%) Text Mining
9 1 (0.15%) DB2
Development Applications
1 62 (9.38%) Visual Studio
2 40 (6.05%) Eclipse
2 40 (6.05%) Git (software)
3 37 (5.60%) Jenkins
4 17 (2.57%) Subversion
5 13 (1.97%) Hudson
6 10 (1.51%) NUnit
6 10 (1.51%) CppUnit
6 10 (1.51%) Rhino Mocks
7 7 (1.06%) ReSharper
7 7 (1.06%) Selenium
8 6 (0.91%) Ant
8 6 (0.91%) Moq
8 6 (0.91%) MbUnit
8 6 (0.91%) MSTest
8 6 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (0.91%) xUnit.net
9 5 (0.76%) LabVIEW
10 4 (0.61%) JIRA
10 4 (0.61%) Maven
General
1 58 (8.77%) Finance
2 48 (7.26%) Electronics
3 44 (6.66%) Marketing
4 38 (5.75%) Telecoms
5 25 (3.78%) Automotive
6 22 (3.33%) Multimedia
6 22 (3.33%) Manufacturing
7 16 (2.42%) Banking
8 11 (1.66%) Military
9 6 (0.91%) Avionics
10 5 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.30%) Games
11 2 (0.30%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.30%) Advertising
11 2 (0.30%) Billing
12 1 (0.15%) French Language
Job Titles
1 277 (41.91%) Software Engineer
2 202 (30.56%) Developer
3 62 (9.38%) Software Developer
4 51 (7.72%) C++ Developer
5 45 (6.81%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 44 (6.66%) Graduate
6 44 (6.66%) C++ Software Engineer
7 38 (5.75%) Senior Software Engineer
8 37 (5.60%) Test Engineer
9 36 (5.45%) Author
9 36 (5.45%) Technical Author
10 30 (4.54%) Programmer
11 26 (3.93%) Java Developer
12 25 (3.78%) C# Developer
12 25 (3.78%) Development Engineer
13 23 (3.48%) Graduate Software Engineer
14 22 (3.33%) Team Leader
15 21 (3.18%) Senior Developer
15 21 (3.18%) Python Developer
16 20 (3.03%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (20.42%) .NET
2 104 (15.73%) HTML
3 63 (9.53%) XML
4 51 (7.72%) CSS
5 36 (5.45%) ASP.NET
6 35 (5.30%) STL
7 24 (3.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 24 (3.63%) MFC
7 24 (3.63%) Web Services
8 22 (3.33%) Ajax
9 16 (2.42%) Qt
10 15 (2.27%) OpenGL
10 15 (2.27%) XSLT
10 15 (2.27%) OpenGL ES
11 14 (2.12%) SOAP
12 13 (1.97%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (1.82%) Middleware
14 11 (1.66%) jQuery
14 11 (1.66%) WCF
15 10 (1.51%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 198 (29.95%) Computer Science
2 92 (13.92%) Mathematics
3 88 (13.31%) Algorithms
4 49 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
5 42 (6.35%) Device Driver
6 39 (5.90%) Embedded Systems
7 33 (4.99%) Physics
8 30 (4.54%) 3D Graphics
9 29 (4.39%) Cryptography
9 29 (4.39%) User Experience
10 18 (2.72%) Smartphone
10 18 (2.72%) Statistics
11 17 (2.57%) PKI
11 17 (2.57%) Management Information System
12 16 (2.42%) Open Source
13 14 (2.12%) Data Structures
14 8 (1.21%) Hedge funds
14 8 (1.21%) Visualisation
14 8 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
15 7 (1.06%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 156 (23.60%) Linux
2 132 (19.97%) Windows
3 64 (9.68%) Android
4 61 (9.23%) UNIX
5 33 (4.99%) Apple iOS
6 22 (3.33%) Embedded Linux
7 19 (2.87%) Mac OS X
8 10 (1.51%) Mac OS
9 6 (0.91%) AIX
9 6 (0.91%) HPUX
9 6 (0.91%) Solaris
10 5 (0.76%) Windows CE
10 5 (0.76%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 345 (52.19%) Software Engineering
2 150 (22.69%) Agile Software Development
3 134 (20.27%) OO
4 77 (11.65%) Multithreading
5 54 (8.17%) Scrum
6 40 (6.05%) TDD
7 34 (5.14%) OOD
8 31 (4.69%) Automated Testing
9 29 (4.39%) Mentoring
10 28 (4.24%) OOP
11 27 (4.08%) Software Testing
12 26 (3.93%) Regression Testing
13 24 (3.63%) Unit Testing
13 24 (3.63%) Information Security
14 23 (3.48%) Machine Learning
15 22 (3.33%) 3D Modelling
16 20 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
17 19 (2.87%) Software Architecture
17 19 (2.87%) Signal Processing
18 17 (2.57%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 339 (51.29%) Java
2 315 (47.66%) C
3 278 (42.06%) Python
4 256 (38.73%) C#
5 103 (15.58%) Perl
6 78 (11.80%) JavaScript
7 75 (11.35%) SQL
8 53 (8.02%) Embedded C
9 41 (6.20%) Objective-C
10 38 (5.75%) PHP
11 36 (5.45%) Embedded C++
12 33 (4.99%) MATLAB
13 30 (4.54%) Bash Shell
14 22 (3.33%) GLSL
15 12 (1.82%) Shell Script
15 12 (1.82%) PowerShell
16 11 (1.66%) Ruby
17 10 (1.51%) MAXScript
17 10 (1.51%) Assembly Language
18 9 (1.36%) R
Qualifications
1 294 (44.48%) Degree
2 20 (3.03%) Security Cleared
2 20 (3.03%) ISEB
3 15 (2.27%) PhD
4 7 (1.06%) ISTQB
5 5 (0.76%) CISSP
6 4 (0.61%) Postgraduate
7 3 (0.45%) CEH
7 3 (0.45%) CISMP
8 2 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.15%) HNC
9 1 (0.15%) HND
9 1 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (9.83%) QA
2 15 (2.27%) ISO 9000
3 6 (0.91%) IEC 61508
3 6 (0.91%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.15%) JTAG
System Software
1 22 (3.33%) Firmware
2 13 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.45%) Xen
3 3 (0.45%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.30%) KVM
5 1 (0.15%) XenServer
5 1 (0.15%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 51 (7.72%) Microsoft
2 30 (4.54%) Oracle
3 25 (3.78%) Atlassian
4 13 (1.97%) Google
4 13 (1.97%) VMware
5 8 (1.21%) Perforce
6 7 (1.06%) Intel
6 7 (1.06%) Sony
7 5 (0.76%) QNX
8 4 (0.61%) TOWER Software
8 4 (0.61%) Apple
8 4 (0.61%) Synopsys
8 4 (0.61%) Coverity
9 3 (0.45%) Rackspace
9 3 (0.45%) Splunk
9 3 (0.45%) Adobe
9 3 (0.45%) HP
9 3 (0.45%) Quark
9 3 (0.45%) MathWorks
9 3 (0.45%) MKS
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Salary: to £60k + Package
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