The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 11 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing C++ 349 362 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.12% 15.23% 17.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.77% 24.56% 25.43%
Number of salaries quoted 285 321 421
Average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1468 1474 1899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 59.39% 62.01% 67.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1237 1328 1657
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 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C++
East of England

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -1 303 £41,500 -1.19% 73
Peterborough +16 24 £45,000 +5.88% 7
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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++.

1 353 (51.53%) Degree
2 323 (47.15%) C#
3 293 (42.77%) Software Engineering
4 290 (42.34%) Java
5 270 (39.42%) C
6 218 (31.82%) .NET
7 210 (30.66%) Computer Science
8 167 (24.38%) Python
9 150 (21.90%) OO
10 143 (20.88%) Linux
11 134 (19.56%) SQL
12 125 (18.25%) Windows
13 118 (17.23%) JavaScript
14 111 (16.20%) ASP.NET
15 110 (16.06%) Mathematics
16 100 (14.60%) Finance
17 92 (13.43%) HTML
18 90 (13.14%) Agile Software Development
19 87 (12.70%) SQL Server
20 77 (11.24%) Multithreading
21 68 (9.93%) Oracle
22 65 (9.49%) Physics
23 63 (9.20%) QA
24 62 (9.05%) Electronics
25 61 (8.91%) Scrum
25 61 (8.91%) PhD
26 60 (8.76%) Perl
27 59 (8.61%) Microsoft
28 58 (8.47%) CSS
29 54 (7.88%) TDD

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 17 (2.48%) Confluence
2 12 (1.75%) Apache
3 9 (1.31%) Oracle Workflow
4 8 (1.17%) IIS
4 8 (1.17%) CloudStack
4 8 (1.17%) OpenStack
5 4 (0.58%) WebLogic
5 4 (0.58%) CMS
6 1 (0.15%) MediaWiki
6 1 (0.15%) GlassFish
Applications
1 14 (2.04%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.02%) 3ds Max
3 5 (0.73%) MS Project
3 5 (0.73%) MS Office
4 4 (0.58%) Simulink
4 4 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.44%) Blender
5 3 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.44%) Maya
5 3 (0.44%) Stateflow
6 2 (0.29%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 29 (4.23%) SunGard APT
2 3 (0.44%) LabWindows
3 2 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.63%) SaaS
2 7 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.15%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 39 (5.69%) Wireless
2 34 (4.96%) Internet
3 13 (1.90%) LTE
4 11 (1.61%) Ethernet
5 10 (1.46%) TCP/IP
6 9 (1.31%) GSM
6 9 (1.31%) 3G
7 7 (1.02%) GPRS
7 7 (1.02%) HTTP
8 6 (0.88%) UMTS
8 6 (0.88%) 802.11
8 6 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (0.73%) ZigBee
9 5 (0.73%) Bluetooth
10 4 (0.58%) Broadband
10 4 (0.58%) 2G
10 4 (0.58%) Gigabit Ethernet
11 3 (0.44%) Modbus
11 3 (0.44%) 4G
11 3 (0.44%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (12.70%) SQL Server
2 19 (2.77%) Relational Database
3 17 (2.48%) Data Mining
4 16 (2.34%) MySQL
4 16 (2.34%) Big Data
5 15 (2.19%) RDBMS
6 4 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (0.58%) Hadoop
7 3 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.29%) DB2
8 2 (0.29%) Text Mining
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.15%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 43 (6.28%) Visual Studio
2 26 (3.80%) Git (software)
3 25 (3.65%) Jenkins
4 19 (2.77%) Subversion
5 18 (2.63%) CppUnit
6 17 (2.48%) Selenium
7 15 (2.19%) xUnit.net
7 15 (2.19%) Rhino Mocks
7 15 (2.19%) Moq
7 15 (2.19%) MbUnit
7 15 (2.19%) MSTest
7 15 (2.19%) ReSharper
7 15 (2.19%) NUnit
7 15 (2.19%) Eclipse
8 13 (1.90%) Hudson
9 10 (1.46%) Maven
10 7 (1.02%) Bugzilla
10 7 (1.02%) WinRunner
11 6 (0.88%) Ant
11 6 (0.88%) Xcode
General
1 100 (14.60%) Finance
2 62 (9.05%) Electronics
3 34 (4.96%) Marketing
4 28 (4.09%) Automotive
4 28 (4.09%) Manufacturing
5 25 (3.65%) Telecoms
6 22 (3.21%) Multimedia
7 8 (1.17%) Games
7 8 (1.17%) Banking
8 6 (0.88%) Aerospace
8 6 (0.88%) Military
9 2 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.29%) Publishing
10 1 (0.15%) Avionics
10 1 (0.15%) French Language
10 1 (0.15%) German Language
10 1 (0.15%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.15%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 269 (39.27%) Developer
2 251 (36.64%) Software Engineer
3 65 (9.49%) Software Developer
4 57 (8.32%) C# Developer
5 55 (8.03%) C++ Developer
6 54 (7.88%) C++ Software Engineer
7 42 (6.13%) Graduate
8 41 (5.99%) C# .NET Developer
9 37 (5.40%) Senior Developer
9 37 (5.40%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 36 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 34 (4.96%) Junior
12 31 (4.53%) Test Engineer
13 30 (4.38%) Senior Software Engineer
13 30 (4.38%) Quantitative Developer
14 26 (3.80%) Development Engineer
15 24 (3.50%) Software Development Engineer
16 23 (3.36%) C# Software Engineer
17 22 (3.21%) Data Scientist
18 21 (3.07%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (31.82%) .NET
2 111 (16.20%) ASP.NET
3 92 (13.43%) HTML
4 58 (8.47%) CSS
5 54 (7.88%) XML
6 51 (7.45%) Ajax
7 35 (5.11%) STL
8 34 (4.96%) XSLT
9 32 (4.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 29 (4.23%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 28 (4.09%) Flash
11 28 (4.09%) Qt
12 22 (3.21%) WCF
13 21 (3.07%) MFC
14 20 (2.92%) Web Services
15 19 (2.77%) jQuery
16 13 (1.90%) WPF
17 12 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC 2
17 12 (1.75%) Razor View Engine
18 11 (1.61%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 210 (30.66%) Computer Science
2 110 (16.06%) Mathematics
3 65 (9.49%) Physics
4 49 (7.15%) Embedded Systems
5 40 (5.84%) Hedge funds
6 29 (4.23%) Statistics
6 29 (4.23%) Firmware
7 25 (3.65%) Device Driver
7 25 (3.65%) Cryptography
8 20 (2.92%) PKI
8 20 (2.92%) Open Source
9 19 (2.77%) Management Information System
10 17 (2.48%) Visualisation
11 16 (2.34%) 3D Graphics
12 15 (2.19%) VHDL
12 15 (2.19%) ASIC
13 13 (1.90%) Verilog
14 10 (1.46%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 9 (1.31%) Smartphone
16 8 (1.17%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 143 (20.88%) Linux
2 125 (18.25%) Windows
3 39 (5.69%) Android
4 37 (5.40%) UNIX
5 27 (3.94%) Apple iOS
6 11 (1.61%) Mac OS X
7 9 (1.31%) Mac OS
7 9 (1.31%) Solaris
7 9 (1.31%) Windows CE
8 6 (0.88%) VxWorks
8 6 (0.88%) Embedded Linux
9 5 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.58%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.58%) Windows Phone 8
11 3 (0.44%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.44%) Debian
11 3 (0.44%) AIX
11 3 (0.44%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 293 (42.77%) Software Engineering
2 150 (21.90%) OO
3 90 (13.14%) Agile Software Development
4 77 (11.24%) Multithreading
5 61 (8.91%) Scrum
6 54 (7.88%) TDD
7 48 (7.01%) Analytics
8 45 (6.57%) Machine Learning
9 38 (5.55%) Risk Management
10 37 (5.40%) OOP
11 35 (5.11%) Signal Processing
11 35 (5.11%) MVC
12 34 (4.96%) OOD
13 33 (4.82%) Test Automation
14 30 (4.38%) Financial Modelling
15 29 (4.23%) Monte Carlo Method
16 27 (3.94%) Project Management
17 21 (3.07%) Unit Testing
17 21 (3.07%) Web Development
18 20 (2.92%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 323 (47.15%) C#
2 290 (42.34%) Java
3 270 (39.42%) C
4 167 (24.38%) Python
5 134 (19.56%) SQL
6 118 (17.23%) JavaScript
7 60 (8.76%) Perl
8 37 (5.40%) Objective-C
8 37 (5.40%) Embedded C
9 29 (4.23%) Embedded C++
9 29 (4.23%) PHP
10 28 (4.09%) PL/SQL
11 24 (3.50%) Bash Shell
12 22 (3.21%) MATLAB
13 19 (2.77%) Delphi
14 16 (2.34%) Assembly Language
15 13 (1.90%) Ruby
16 7 (1.02%) VB.NET
17 6 (0.88%) GLSL
18 5 (0.73%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 353 (51.53%) Degree
2 61 (8.91%) PhD
3 13 (1.90%) Postgraduate
4 11 (1.61%) Security Cleared
5 9 (1.31%) CISSP
6 5 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.73%) ISEB
7 4 (0.58%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.44%) CEH
8 3 (0.44%) CISMP
8 3 (0.44%) HNC
9 1 (0.15%) CSSLP
9 1 (0.15%) GIAC
9 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.15%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (9.20%) QA
2 13 (1.90%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.15%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.15%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 2 (0.29%) KVM
2 1 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.58%) Nessus
2 1 (0.15%) SCOM
Vendors
1 68 (9.93%) Oracle
2 59 (8.61%) Microsoft
3 29 (4.23%) SunGard
4 17 (2.48%) Atlassian
5 11 (1.61%) Perforce
6 8 (1.17%) QNX
7 7 (1.02%) MKS
7 7 (1.02%) MathWorks
8 5 (0.73%) CA
9 4 (0.58%) JBoss
9 4 (0.58%) Synopsys
10 3 (0.44%) Splunk
10 3 (0.44%) Apple
11 2 (0.29%) Symbian
11 2 (0.29%) SAP
11 2 (0.29%) Wind River
11 2 (0.29%) Coverity
12 1 (0.15%) Google
12 1 (0.15%) VMware
12 1 (0.15%) Magma
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Thales
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Thales
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Thales
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Thales
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum Best Training + Stock Options + More
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Good benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + Benefits + Prospects
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Fantastic Prospects
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Base + Top Prospects
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + FULL PACKAGE + PROSPECTS
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Great Salary+Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Great Base + Top Prospects
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £48k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 DOE + package
Posted: 2 days ago