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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 15 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 302 327 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.35% 15.17% 17.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.99% 25.93% 25.77%
Number of salaries quoted 221 282 450
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
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
1439 1261 2026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 58.85% 58.49% 68.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1159 1081 1766
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 30 October 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 30 October 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 -5 274 £40,000 -5.88% 61
Peterborough -11 13 £45,000 +100.00%
Huntingdon - 3 £45,000 -
Chatteris - 1 £35,000 -
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 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++.

1 356 (54.60%) Java
2 335 (51.38%) Software Engineering
3 303 (46.47%) Degree
4 292 (44.79%) C
5 276 (42.33%) C#
6 247 (37.88%) Python
7 207 (31.75%) Computer Science
8 159 (24.39%) .NET
9 143 (21.93%) Linux
9 143 (21.93%) OO
10 142 (21.78%) Agile Software Development
11 140 (21.47%) Windows
12 108 (16.56%) Mathematics
13 98 (15.03%) HTML
14 97 (14.88%) SQL
15 87 (13.34%) Perl
16 82 (12.58%) Algorithms
17 78 (11.96%) Multithreading
18 77 (11.81%) JavaScript
19 72 (11.04%) QA
20 67 (10.28%) Finance
21 64 (9.82%) UNIX
22 60 (9.20%) ASP.NET
23 56 (8.59%) XML
23 56 (8.59%) Microsoft
24 52 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
25 51 (7.82%) CSS
26 50 (7.67%) Internet
27 48 (7.36%) SQL Server
27 48 (7.36%) Android

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 26 (3.99%) Confluence
2 17 (2.61%) OpenStack
3 16 (2.45%) Apache
4 15 (2.30%) CloudStack
5 10 (1.53%) Oracle Workflow
6 8 (1.23%) IIS
7 5 (0.77%) JBoss
7 5 (0.77%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.46%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.31%) Node.js
10 1 (0.15%) GlassFish
Applications
1 20 (3.07%) MS Excel
2 19 (2.91%) 3ds Max
3 9 (1.38%) MS Office
4 8 (1.23%) Simulink
4 8 (1.23%) Maya
4 8 (1.23%) Blender
5 6 (0.92%) Mathematica
5 6 (0.92%) Stateflow
6 5 (0.77%) MS Project
7 2 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.31%) LabWindows
1 2 (0.31%) SunGard APT
2 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (4.29%) SaaS
2 2 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (7.67%) Internet
2 29 (4.45%) Wireless
3 22 (3.37%) TCP/IP
4 21 (3.22%) LTE
5 17 (2.61%) 3G
6 15 (2.30%) GSM
7 12 (1.84%) SNMP
8 11 (1.69%) 2G
9 10 (1.53%) UMTS
9 10 (1.53%) 4G
10 9 (1.38%) HTTP
11 8 (1.23%) Ethernet
12 7 (1.07%) ZigBee
13 6 (0.92%) iSCSI
13 6 (0.92%) IPv6
13 6 (0.92%) 3GPP
13 6 (0.92%) ATM
14 5 (0.77%) GPRS
15 4 (0.61%) SSH
15 4 (0.61%) Gigabit Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (7.36%) SQL Server
2 25 (3.83%) MySQL
3 17 (2.61%) Big Data
4 11 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (1.23%) Data Mining
6 7 (1.07%) Hadoop
7 6 (0.92%) NoSQL
8 4 (0.61%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.46%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.15%) Firebird
11 1 (0.15%) Text Mining
11 1 (0.15%) DB2
Development Applications
1 45 (6.90%) Visual Studio
2 41 (6.29%) Jenkins
3 32 (4.91%) Eclipse
4 29 (4.45%) Git (software)
5 16 (2.45%) Subversion
6 15 (2.30%) CppUnit
6 15 (2.30%) Hudson
7 14 (2.15%) Selenium
8 11 (1.69%) Maven
8 11 (1.69%) NUnit
8 11 (1.69%) MSTest
8 11 (1.69%) Rhino Mocks
8 11 (1.69%) Moq
8 11 (1.69%) MbUnit
8 11 (1.69%) ReSharper
8 11 (1.69%) xUnit.net
9 6 (0.92%) Bugzilla
10 5 (0.77%) Ant
10 5 (0.77%) Valgrind
10 5 (0.77%) CMake
General
1 67 (10.28%) Finance
2 45 (6.90%) Marketing
3 40 (6.13%) Electronics
4 33 (5.06%) Telecoms
5 29 (4.45%) Manufacturing
6 20 (3.07%) Multimedia
7 19 (2.91%) Automotive
8 15 (2.30%) Military
9 10 (1.53%) Banking
10 6 (0.92%) Avionics
10 6 (0.92%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.31%) Advertising
12 2 (0.31%) Billing
13 1 (0.15%) Retail
13 1 (0.15%) French Language
13 1 (0.15%) Games
Job Titles
1 266 (40.80%) Software Engineer
2 205 (31.44%) Developer
3 54 (8.28%) C++ Developer
4 50 (7.67%) Graduate
5 49 (7.52%) Software Developer
6 43 (6.60%) C++ Software Engineer
7 40 (6.13%) Senior Software Engineer
8 37 (5.67%) Author
8 37 (5.67%) Technical Author
9 35 (5.37%) C# Developer
9 35 (5.37%) Test Engineer
10 25 (3.83%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 25 (3.83%) Java Developer
11 24 (3.68%) C# .NET Developer
12 23 (3.53%) Senior Developer
13 22 (3.37%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 22 (3.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 21 (3.22%) Development Engineer
15 20 (3.07%) QA Engineer
16 18 (2.76%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (24.39%) .NET
2 98 (15.03%) HTML
3 60 (9.20%) ASP.NET
4 56 (8.59%) XML
5 51 (7.82%) CSS
6 35 (5.37%) STL
7 29 (4.45%) Ajax
8 28 (4.29%) Web Services
9 27 (4.14%) Qt
10 26 (3.99%) MFC
11 25 (3.83%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 23 (3.53%) ASP.NET MVC
13 18 (2.76%) WCF
14 15 (2.30%) XSLT
15 13 (1.99%) Middleware
16 12 (1.84%) OpenGL
17 11 (1.69%) jQuery
18 10 (1.53%) OpenGL ES
18 10 (1.53%) Android SDK
18 10 (1.53%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 207 (31.75%) Computer Science
2 108 (16.56%) Mathematics
3 82 (12.58%) Algorithms
4 52 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
5 47 (7.21%) Physics
6 44 (6.75%) Embedded Systems
7 36 (5.52%) Cryptography
7 36 (5.52%) User Experience
8 31 (4.75%) PKI
9 29 (4.45%) Device Driver
10 25 (3.83%) Management Information System
11 23 (3.53%) Statistics
12 22 (3.37%) 3D Graphics
13 20 (3.07%) Open Source
14 16 (2.45%) Smartphone
15 15 (2.30%) Data Structures
16 14 (2.15%) Hedge funds
17 11 (1.69%) Visualisation
18 8 (1.23%) GIS
19 7 (1.07%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 143 (21.93%) Linux
2 140 (21.47%) Windows
3 64 (9.82%) UNIX
4 48 (7.36%) Android
5 29 (4.45%) Apple iOS
6 14 (2.15%) Embedded Linux
6 14 (2.15%) Mac OS X
7 11 (1.69%) Solaris
8 10 (1.53%) Mac OS
9 7 (1.07%) Windows CE
10 5 (0.77%) VxWorks
10 5 (0.77%) AIX
10 5 (0.77%) HPUX
10 5 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.46%) Debian
11 3 (0.46%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.31%) Windows Phone 8
12 2 (0.31%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 335 (51.38%) Software Engineering
2 143 (21.93%) OO
3 142 (21.78%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (11.96%) Multithreading
5 43 (6.60%) OOP
6 41 (6.29%) Scrum
7 38 (5.83%) TDD
8 34 (5.21%) Information Security
8 34 (5.21%) Machine Learning
9 28 (4.29%) OOD
10 25 (3.83%) Project Management
10 25 (3.83%) Signal Processing
11 24 (3.68%) Automated Testing
12 23 (3.53%) MVC
12 23 (3.53%) Mentoring
13 22 (3.37%) Software Testing
14 21 (3.22%) Test Automation
14 21 (3.22%) Product Management
14 21 (3.22%) Continuous Improvement
15 20 (3.07%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 356 (54.60%) Java
2 292 (44.79%) C
3 276 (42.33%) C#
4 247 (37.88%) Python
5 97 (14.88%) SQL
6 87 (13.34%) Perl
7 77 (11.81%) JavaScript
8 40 (6.13%) Embedded C
9 35 (5.37%) Bash Shell
10 33 (5.06%) MATLAB
10 33 (5.06%) Objective-C
11 31 (4.75%) PHP
12 23 (3.53%) Embedded C++
13 16 (2.45%) GLSL
14 13 (1.99%) PowerShell
15 12 (1.84%) Ruby
16 8 (1.23%) MAXScript
16 8 (1.23%) Delphi
16 8 (1.23%) R
16 8 (1.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 303 (46.47%) Degree
2 29 (4.45%) PhD
3 23 (3.53%) Security Cleared
4 11 (1.69%) CISSP
5 9 (1.38%) ISEB
5 9 (1.38%) ISTQB
6 7 (1.07%) Postgraduate
7 5 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.46%) HNC
8 3 (0.46%) CEH
8 3 (0.46%) CISMP
9 1 (0.15%) CSSLP
9 1 (0.15%) HND
9 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.15%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (11.04%) QA
2 24 (3.68%) ISO 9000
3 6 (0.92%) IEC 61508
3 6 (0.92%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.15%) JTAG
System Software
1 21 (3.22%) Firmware
2 12 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.46%) Xen
4 2 (0.31%) KVM
5 1 (0.15%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 56 (8.59%) Microsoft
2 43 (6.60%) Oracle
3 28 (4.29%) Atlassian
4 12 (1.84%) VMware
5 10 (1.53%) Google
6 8 (1.23%) Perforce
7 7 (1.07%) Sony
7 7 (1.07%) Intel
8 6 (0.92%) QNX
8 6 (0.92%) MKS
8 6 (0.92%) MathWorks
9 5 (0.77%) CA
10 4 (0.61%) Apple
10 4 (0.61%) Coverity
11 3 (0.46%) Synopsys
11 3 (0.46%) Splunk
11 3 (0.46%) HP
11 3 (0.46%) Adobe
12 2 (0.31%) SunGard
12 2 (0.31%) Symbian
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Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum 50% Bonus Pension
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum 50% Bonus Pension
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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