The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Software Developer 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++ Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Software Developer
Rank 256 205 217
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 12 38 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% 0.53% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.56% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 11 38 53
Average salary £40,000 £33,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £46,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £33,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -6.94%
C++ Software Developer
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
7333 6809 8838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.31% 95.50% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6003 5858 7526
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

C++ Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

C++ Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

C++ Software Developer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

C++ Software Developer Salary Trend in the East of England

C++ Software Developer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Software Developer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

C++ Software Developer Salary Histogram in the East of England

C++ Software Developer
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++ Software Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
Hertfordshire -10 8 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Cambridgeshire -29 4 £34,000 -9.33% 4
C++ Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited C++ Software Developer 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++ Software Developer in their job title.

1 34 (100.00%) C++
2 17 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 16 (47.06%) OO
4 15 (44.12%) Degree
5 14 (41.18%) Software Engineering
5 14 (41.18%) OOP
5 14 (41.18%) Oracle
6 13 (38.24%) Linux
6 13 (38.24%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (35.29%) Windows
7 12 (35.29%) MFC
7 12 (35.29%) Finance
8 11 (32.35%) STL
8 11 (32.35%) UNIX
8 11 (32.35%) Relational Database
9 10 (29.41%) AIX
9 10 (29.41%) HPUX
9 10 (29.41%) RDBMS
9 10 (29.41%) Shell Script
9 10 (29.41%) Visual Studio
9 10 (29.41%) Banking
10 9 (26.47%) C
10 9 (26.47%) VC++
11 6 (17.65%) HP
11 6 (17.65%) Java
12 5 (14.71%) SQL
12 5 (14.71%) OOD
12 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
13 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (11.76%) Mathematics

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited C++ Software Developer 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++ Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (8.82%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) Relational Database
2 10 (29.41%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Visual Studio
2 4 (11.76%) Subversion
3 1 (2.94%) GoogleTest
3 1 (2.94%) CppUnit
3 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (35.29%) Finance
2 10 (29.41%) Banking
3 3 (8.82%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (35.29%) MFC
2 11 (32.35%) STL
3 4 (11.76%) .NET
4 3 (8.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 3 (8.82%) HTML
4 3 (8.82%) XML
5 2 (5.88%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 17 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 13 (38.24%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.76%) Mathematics
4 2 (5.88%) Open Source
5 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (38.24%) Linux
2 12 (35.29%) Windows
3 11 (32.35%) UNIX
4 10 (29.41%) AIX
4 10 (29.41%) HPUX
5 3 (8.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) OO
2 14 (41.18%) Software Engineering
2 14 (41.18%) OOP
3 5 (14.71%) OOD
4 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.76%) Waterfall
5 3 (8.82%) CRM
5 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.88%) Numerical Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) Statistical Modelling
7 1 (2.94%) Wealth Management
7 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) C++
2 10 (29.41%) Shell Script
3 9 (26.47%) C
3 9 (26.47%) VC++
4 6 (17.65%) Java
5 5 (14.71%) SQL
6 4 (11.76%) C#
7 3 (8.82%) Perl
7 3 (8.82%) PHP
7 3 (8.82%) C++/CLI
8 2 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) Oracle
2 6 (17.65%) HP
3 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.82%) SAP
4 3 (8.82%) JD Edwards
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