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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 12 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing C++ 351 332 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 15.49% 15.85% 14.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.73% 25.98% 23.41%
Number of salaries quoted 290 290 329
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1364 1278 1662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 60.19% 61.03% 62.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1122 1085 1442
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 27 January 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 27 January 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 0 324 £42,500 +13.33% 89
Peterborough -17 13 £40,000 - 1
Huntingdon +1 1 £62,500 +56.25%
St Neots - 1 £62,500 -
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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++.

1 341 (51.98%) Software Engineering
2 338 (51.52%) C
3 304 (46.34%) Java
4 276 (42.07%) Degree
5 267 (40.70%) Python
6 236 (35.98%) C#
7 202 (30.79%) Computer Science
8 163 (24.85%) Agile Software Development
9 157 (23.93%) Linux
10 140 (21.34%) OO
11 130 (19.82%) Windows
12 121 (18.45%) .NET
13 112 (17.07%) HTML
14 101 (15.40%) Perl
15 79 (12.04%) Mathematics
16 75 (11.43%) JavaScript
16 75 (11.43%) UNIX
17 69 (10.52%) XML
17 69 (10.52%) SQL
17 69 (10.52%) Multithreading
18 68 (10.37%) Algorithms
19 66 (10.06%) QA
19 66 (10.06%) Visual Studio
20 63 (9.60%) Scrum
21 62 (9.45%) Electronics
22 61 (9.30%) Android
23 55 (8.38%) Finance
24 54 (8.23%) CSS
25 53 (8.08%) Embedded C
26 52 (7.93%) Microsoft

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 22 (3.35%) Confluence
2 9 (1.37%) OpenStack
3 8 (1.22%) Apache
4 7 (1.07%) CloudStack
5 4 (0.61%) IIS
5 4 (0.61%) SAS
6 3 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (0.46%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.30%) Node.js
7 2 (0.30%) JBoss
7 2 (0.30%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 18 (2.74%) 3ds Max
2 11 (1.68%) MS Excel
3 9 (1.37%) Maya
3 9 (1.37%) Blender
4 8 (1.22%) MS Office
5 5 (0.76%) Simulink
6 4 (0.61%) Mathematica
7 3 (0.46%) Stateflow
7 3 (0.46%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (3.66%) SaaS
2 7 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 52 (7.93%) Wireless
2 44 (6.71%) Internet
3 32 (4.88%) TCP/IP
4 25 (3.81%) Ethernet
5 21 (3.20%) ZigBee
6 16 (2.44%) Bluetooth
7 15 (2.29%) HTTP
7 15 (2.29%) LTE
8 11 (1.68%) GSM
8 11 (1.68%) 3G
9 10 (1.52%) SNMP
9 10 (1.52%) 4G
10 8 (1.22%) UMTS
10 8 (1.22%) 2G
11 6 (0.91%) ATM
11 6 (0.91%) IPv6
11 6 (0.91%) iSCSI
12 5 (0.76%) Intranet
12 5 (0.76%) 3GPP
13 4 (0.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (5.49%) SQL Server
2 24 (3.66%) MySQL
3 9 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (1.37%) NoSQL
4 6 (0.91%) Big Data
5 5 (0.76%) Relational Database
5 5 (0.76%) RDBMS
6 3 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.46%) Firebird
6 3 (0.46%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.15%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 66 (10.06%) Visual Studio
2 40 (6.10%) Git (software)
3 39 (5.95%) Eclipse
4 34 (5.18%) Jenkins
5 14 (2.13%) Subversion
6 10 (1.52%) NUnit
6 10 (1.52%) JIRA
6 10 (1.52%) Selenium
6 10 (1.52%) GCC
6 10 (1.52%) Rhino Mocks
7 7 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (0.91%) Redmine
9 5 (0.76%) GoogleTest
9 5 (0.76%) Hudson
9 5 (0.76%) CppUnit
9 5 (0.76%) CruiseControl
9 5 (0.76%) JMeter
9 5 (0.76%) LabVIEW
9 5 (0.76%) Ant
10 4 (0.61%) Bugzilla
General
1 62 (9.45%) Electronics
2 55 (8.38%) Finance
3 42 (6.40%) Marketing
4 38 (5.79%) Telecoms
5 23 (3.51%) Multimedia
6 22 (3.35%) Manufacturing
7 21 (3.20%) Automotive
7 21 (3.20%) Banking
8 12 (1.83%) Military
9 6 (0.91%) Avionics
10 5 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.30%) Advertising
11 2 (0.30%) Games
11 2 (0.30%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.30%) French Language
11 2 (0.30%) Billing
Job Titles
1 290 (44.21%) Software Engineer
2 199 (30.34%) Developer
3 69 (10.52%) Software Developer
4 63 (9.60%) C++ Developer
5 52 (7.93%) C++ Software Engineer
6 42 (6.40%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 41 (6.25%) Author
7 41 (6.25%) Technical Author
8 38 (5.79%) Graduate
9 37 (5.64%) Senior Software Engineer
10 36 (5.49%) Test Engineer
11 33 (5.03%) Programmer
12 29 (4.42%) Team Leader
13 21 (3.20%) Graduate Software Engineer
14 20 (3.05%) Development Engineer
15 19 (2.90%) Software Team Leader
15 19 (2.90%) Senior Technical Author
15 19 (2.90%) QA Engineer
15 19 (2.90%) C++ Software Developer
16 18 (2.74%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (18.45%) .NET
2 112 (17.07%) HTML
3 69 (10.52%) XML
4 54 (8.23%) CSS
5 37 (5.64%) STL
6 33 (5.03%) Web Services
7 30 (4.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 21 (3.20%) MFC
8 21 (3.20%) XSLT
9 20 (3.05%) ASP.NET
10 18 (2.74%) SOAP
11 16 (2.44%) Ajax
11 16 (2.44%) OpenGL ES
12 15 (2.29%) HTML5
13 14 (2.13%) Qt
14 12 (1.83%) OpenGL
15 11 (1.68%) jQuery
16 10 (1.52%) Middleware
17 9 (1.37%) JSP
17 9 (1.37%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 202 (30.79%) Computer Science
2 79 (12.04%) Mathematics
3 68 (10.37%) Algorithms
4 40 (6.10%) Device Driver
5 39 (5.95%) Embedded Systems
6 38 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
7 28 (4.27%) User Experience
8 24 (3.66%) 3D Graphics
8 24 (3.66%) Cryptography
9 20 (3.05%) Physics
10 18 (2.74%) Open Source
10 18 (2.74%) Management Information System
11 15 (2.29%) PKI
12 11 (1.68%) Smartphone
12 11 (1.68%) Data Structures
12 11 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (1.52%) Verilog
14 8 (1.22%) Statistics
14 8 (1.22%) Mobile App
15 7 (1.07%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 157 (23.93%) Linux
2 130 (19.82%) Windows
3 75 (11.43%) UNIX
4 61 (9.30%) Android
5 38 (5.79%) Apple iOS
6 26 (3.96%) Mac OS X
7 21 (3.20%) Embedded Linux
8 5 (0.76%) Mac OS
9 4 (0.61%) AIX
9 4 (0.61%) HPUX
9 4 (0.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 341 (51.98%) Software Engineering
2 163 (24.85%) Agile Software Development
3 140 (21.34%) OO
4 69 (10.52%) Multithreading
5 63 (9.60%) Scrum
6 43 (6.55%) OOD
7 40 (6.10%) TDD
8 36 (5.49%) Automated Testing
9 33 (5.03%) Mentoring
10 27 (4.12%) Software Testing
10 27 (4.12%) Regression Testing
11 26 (3.96%) Continuous Integration
12 25 (3.81%) Unit Testing
13 24 (3.66%) Test Automation
14 21 (3.20%) OOP
14 21 (3.20%) Information Security
15 19 (2.90%) Content Management
15 19 (2.90%) Test Management
15 19 (2.90%) Software Architecture
15 19 (2.90%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 338 (51.52%) C
2 304 (46.34%) Java
3 267 (40.70%) Python
4 236 (35.98%) C#
5 101 (15.40%) Perl
6 75 (11.43%) JavaScript
7 69 (10.52%) SQL
8 53 (8.08%) Embedded C
9 44 (6.71%) Objective-C
10 41 (6.25%) PHP
11 34 (5.18%) Embedded C++
12 33 (5.03%) Bash Shell
13 31 (4.73%) MATLAB
14 17 (2.59%) Shell Script
15 16 (2.44%) GLSL
16 15 (2.29%) Assembly Language
17 11 (1.68%) PowerShell
17 11 (1.68%) Ruby
18 8 (1.22%) R
19 7 (1.07%) MAXScript
Qualifications
1 276 (42.07%) Degree
2 23 (3.51%) ISEB
3 19 (2.90%) Security Cleared
4 10 (1.52%) PhD
5 6 (0.91%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.30%) CISSP
6 2 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.15%) MCP
7 1 (0.15%) HNC
7 1 (0.15%) HND
7 1 (0.15%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (10.06%) QA
2 13 (1.98%) ISO 9000
3 7 (1.07%) IEC 61508
3 7 (1.07%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.15%) JTAG
System Software
1 17 (2.59%) Firmware
2 13 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.61%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.46%) Xen
5 1 (0.15%) XenServer
5 1 (0.15%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.15%) KVM
Vendors
1 52 (7.93%) Microsoft
2 28 (4.27%) Oracle
3 26 (3.96%) Atlassian
4 15 (2.29%) Google
5 13 (1.98%) VMware
6 9 (1.37%) Perforce
7 7 (1.07%) Sony
7 7 (1.07%) Intel
8 6 (0.91%) TOWER Software
9 5 (0.76%) Synopsys
10 4 (0.61%) Rackspace
10 4 (0.61%) Coverity
11 3 (0.46%) Xamarin
11 3 (0.46%) ION Trading
11 3 (0.46%) Apple
11 3 (0.46%) Quark
11 3 (0.46%) SAP
12 2 (0.30%) Adobe
12 2 (0.30%) HP
13 1 (0.15%) QNX
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Salary: £45000 - £70000 Per Annum Up to £70,000 per Annum + Ben
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
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Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus/share options/ relocation
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