The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Programmer
Rank 248 262 256
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Programmer 12 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% 0.099% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.10% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 8
Average salary £27,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.50% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £33,250 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.44%
C++ Programmer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7115 7758 8153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.11% 95.61% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5771 6415 7039
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,548
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

C++ Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ Programmer in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C++ Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

C++ Programmer
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Programmer across the East of England region.

C++ Programmer Salary Trend in the East of England

C++ Programmer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Programmer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

C++ Programmer Salary Histogram in the East of England

C++ Programmer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Programmer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 March 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
Cambridgeshire - 12 £27,000 -
C++ Programmer
England

C++ Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited C++ Programmer in their job title 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 with C++ Programmer in their job title.

1 22 (100.00%) C++
2 17 (77.27%) Python
3 16 (72.73%) Software Engineering
4 15 (68.18%) Degree
5 12 (54.55%) Electronics
6 11 (50.00%) C
7 10 (45.45%) Computer Science
8 8 (36.36%) MATLAB
9 6 (27.27%) Windows
10 5 (22.73%) Scrum
10 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
11 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
11 4 (18.18%) 3D Modelling
11 4 (18.18%) GLSL
11 4 (18.18%) TDD
11 4 (18.18%) 3ds Max
11 4 (18.18%) MAXScript
11 4 (18.18%) Android
11 4 (18.18%) Smartphone
11 4 (18.18%) Eclipse
11 4 (18.18%) Ethernet
11 4 (18.18%) Java
11 4 (18.18%) UNIX
11 4 (18.18%) 3D Graphics
12 3 (13.64%) Oracle
13 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
13 2 (9.09%) AIX
13 2 (9.09%) HPUX
13 2 (9.09%) Linux

C++ Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited C++ Programmer in their job title 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 with C++ Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (18.18%) 3ds Max
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
2 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 4 (18.18%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.55%) CruiseControl
3 1 (4.55%) JIRA
3 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
3 1 (4.55%) SCons
3 1 (4.55%) GoogleTest
General
1 12 (54.55%) Electronics
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) HTML
1 1 (4.55%) CSS
1 1 (4.55%) STL
1 1 (4.55%) XML
1 1 (4.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 4 (18.18%) 3D Graphics
2 4 (18.18%) Smartphone
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) UNIX
2 4 (18.18%) Android
3 2 (9.09%) AIX
3 2 (9.09%) HPUX
3 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Software Engineering
2 5 (22.73%) Scrum
2 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) TDD
3 4 (18.18%) 3D Modelling
4 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 2 (9.09%) UML
5 1 (4.55%) Validation
5 1 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Document Management
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C++
2 17 (77.27%) Python
3 11 (50.00%) C
4 8 (36.36%) MATLAB
5 4 (18.18%) MAXScript
5 4 (18.18%) GLSL
5 4 (18.18%) Java
6 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
7 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.55%) Perl
7 1 (4.55%) C#
7 1 (4.55%) Embedded C
7 1 (4.55%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 15 (68.18%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Perforce
2 1 (4.55%) Google
2 1 (4.55%) Coverity