The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills 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++ over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 28 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 514 636 830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 6.69% 8.90% 9.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.00% 15.65% 15.78%
Number of salaries quoted 419 571 741
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C++
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 East of England region.

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3954 4063 5260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 51.48% 56.86% 58.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3327 3635 4559
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

C++
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

C++ Salary Trend in the East of England

C++
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in the East of England

C++
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++ within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Cambridgeshire 0 351 £40,000 - 79
Hertfordshire -42 80 £42,000 +12.00% 12
Bedfordshire +13 33 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Suffolk -19 18 £37,500 +11.94% 9
Essex -34 15 £42,500 - 3
Norfolk +14 14 £22,500 -56.52% 3
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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++.

1 522 (48.29%) C#
2 510 (47.18%) Software Engineering
3 485 (44.87%) Degree
4 478 (44.22%) Java
5 463 (42.83%) C
6 325 (30.06%) Computer Science
7 310 (28.68%) .NET
8 280 (25.90%) Python
9 249 (23.03%) Linux
10 241 (22.29%) OO
11 208 (19.24%) Windows
12 187 (17.30%) SQL
13 158 (14.62%) Finance
14 154 (14.25%) UNIX
15 146 (13.51%) Multithreading
16 144 (13.32%) HTML
17 138 (12.77%) JavaScript
18 133 (12.30%) SQL Server
19 132 (12.21%) Mathematics
20 123 (11.38%) Agile Software Development
20 123 (11.38%) ASP.NET
21 115 (10.64%) XML
22 113 (10.45%) Oracle
23 100 (9.25%) Microsoft
24 97 (8.97%) QA
25 96 (8.88%) Perl
26 81 (7.49%) TDD
27 77 (7.12%) OOP
28 76 (7.03%) Visual Studio
29 72 (6.66%) Physics

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 19 (1.76%) Confluence
2 15 (1.39%) GlassFish
3 14 (1.30%) Apache
3 14 (1.30%) Tomcat
4 13 (1.20%) OpenStack
5 12 (1.11%) Tuxedo
6 11 (1.02%) CloudStack
6 11 (1.02%) WebLogic
7 9 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
7 9 (0.83%) IIS
8 7 (0.65%) WebSphere
9 5 (0.46%) Drupal
10 4 (0.37%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.093%) MediaWiki
11 1 (0.093%) FormScape
11 1 (0.093%) StreamWeaver
Applications
1 40 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 24 (2.22%) MS Office
3 10 (0.93%) 3ds Max
4 7 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.56%) MS Project
6 5 (0.46%) Mathematica
6 5 (0.46%) Simulink
6 5 (0.46%) Stateflow
7 4 (0.37%) Maya
7 4 (0.37%) Blender
8 3 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.19%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.19%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.093%) DOC1
10 1 (0.093%) PrintSoft PReS
10 1 (0.093%) XMetaL
10 1 (0.093%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 20 (1.85%) SunGard APT
2 3 (0.28%) Magento
2 3 (0.28%) LabWindows
2 3 (0.28%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.093%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.093%) Temenos Globus
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.94%) SaaS
2 8 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.093%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.093%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (3.70%) Internet
2 34 (3.15%) Wireless
3 24 (2.22%) Ethernet
4 22 (2.04%) TCP/IP
5 18 (1.67%) LTE
6 16 (1.48%) GSM
6 16 (1.48%) 3G
7 11 (1.02%) 2G
7 11 (1.02%) HTTP
7 11 (1.02%) SNMP
8 10 (0.93%) 4G
9 9 (0.83%) GPRS
9 9 (0.83%) UMTS
10 8 (0.74%) 3GPP
11 6 (0.56%) ZigBee
11 6 (0.56%) VLAN
12 5 (0.46%) 802.11
12 5 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (0.46%) ATM
13 4 (0.37%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (12.30%) SQL Server
2 42 (3.89%) Relational Database
3 29 (2.68%) RDBMS
4 23 (2.13%) MySQL
5 19 (1.76%) Hadoop
5 19 (1.76%) Apache Cassandra
6 16 (1.48%) Big Data
7 14 (1.30%) Data Mining
7 14 (1.30%) BigTable
7 14 (1.30%) NoSQL
7 14 (1.30%) MongoDB
8 12 (1.11%) DB2
9 10 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (0.83%) MarkLogic
10 9 (0.83%) Informix
11 7 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.28%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 76 (7.03%) Visual Studio
2 45 (4.16%) Subversion
3 34 (3.15%) Jenkins
4 26 (2.41%) Eclipse
5 25 (2.31%) Git (software)
6 24 (2.22%) Selenium
7 21 (1.94%) CppUnit
8 18 (1.67%) Bugzilla
8 18 (1.67%) NUnit
9 17 (1.57%) MSTest
10 16 (1.48%) ReSharper
10 16 (1.48%) Rhino Mocks
10 16 (1.48%) Moq
10 16 (1.48%) MbUnit
10 16 (1.48%) Hudson
10 16 (1.48%) xUnit.net
11 14 (1.30%) Rational DOORS
12 11 (1.02%) Maven
13 9 (0.83%) Rational Rhapsody
13 9 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 158 (14.62%) Finance
2 64 (5.92%) Electronics
3 51 (4.72%) Telecoms
4 47 (4.35%) Banking
5 46 (4.26%) Marketing
6 42 (3.89%) Manufacturing
7 31 (2.87%) Automotive
8 25 (2.31%) Games
9 21 (1.94%) Multimedia
10 14 (1.30%) Military
11 13 (1.20%) Retail
11 13 (1.20%) Aerospace
12 9 (0.83%) Publishing
13 5 (0.46%) Avionics
14 3 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.093%) French Language
15 1 (0.093%) German Language
15 1 (0.093%) Italian Language
15 1 (0.093%) Japanese Language
15 1 (0.093%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 454 (42.00%) Developer
2 389 (35.99%) Software Engineer
3 149 (13.78%) Software Developer
4 108 (9.99%) C++ Developer
5 76 (7.03%) Senior Software Engineer
6 74 (6.85%) Senior Developer
7 73 (6.75%) Java Developer
8 69 (6.38%) Graduate
9 62 (5.74%) C# Developer
10 52 (4.81%) C++ Software Engineer
11 47 (4.35%) Programmer
12 44 (4.07%) Test Engineer
13 43 (3.98%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 43 (3.98%) Java Software Engineer
14 41 (3.79%) Junior
15 34 (3.15%) C Developer
16 33 (3.05%) C# .NET Developer
16 33 (3.05%) Analyst
17 32 (2.96%) Graduate Developer
18 31 (2.87%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 310 (28.68%) .NET
2 144 (13.32%) HTML
3 123 (11.38%) ASP.NET
4 115 (10.64%) XML
5 72 (6.66%) CSS
6 70 (6.48%) MFC
7 55 (5.09%) STL
8 54 (5.00%) Web Services
9 51 (4.72%) WPF
10 43 (3.98%) Ajax
11 38 (3.52%) XSLT
12 36 (3.33%) WCF
13 32 (2.96%) ASP.NET MVC
13 32 (2.96%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 31 (2.87%) WinForms
15 28 (2.59%) Qt
16 27 (2.50%) jQuery
16 27 (2.50%) SOAP
17 20 (1.85%) Flash
17 20 (1.85%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 325 (30.06%) Computer Science
2 132 (12.21%) Mathematics
3 72 (6.66%) Physics
4 47 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
5 34 (3.15%) Device Driver
6 32 (2.96%) Hedge funds
7 31 (2.87%) Firmware
8 29 (2.68%) Statistics
8 29 (2.68%) Management Information System
9 28 (2.59%) PKI
9 28 (2.59%) Cryptography
10 19 (1.76%) Artificial Intelligence
11 18 (1.67%) 3D Graphics
11 18 (1.67%) Visualisation
12 16 (1.48%) Open Source
13 12 (1.11%) VHDL
13 12 (1.11%) Smartphone
13 12 (1.11%) Mobile App
14 10 (0.93%) Verilog
14 10 (0.93%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 249 (23.03%) Linux
2 208 (19.24%) Windows
3 154 (14.25%) UNIX
4 59 (5.46%) Android
5 42 (3.89%) Apple iOS
6 20 (1.85%) AIX
6 20 (1.85%) HPUX
7 13 (1.20%) Embedded Linux
8 11 (1.02%) Mac OS
8 11 (1.02%) Mac OS X
9 10 (0.93%) Windows CE
10 9 (0.83%) Solaris
11 8 (0.74%) Windows 7
12 7 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (0.56%) Windows XP
13 6 (0.56%) VxWorks
14 4 (0.37%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.28%) Windows Phone
15 3 (0.28%) Windows Phone 8
15 3 (0.28%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 510 (47.18%) Software Engineering
2 241 (22.29%) OO
3 146 (13.51%) Multithreading
4 123 (11.38%) Agile Software Development
5 81 (7.49%) TDD
6 77 (7.12%) OOP
7 63 (5.83%) Scrum
8 51 (4.72%) OOD
8 51 (4.72%) Project Management
9 44 (4.07%) Machine Learning
9 44 (4.07%) Test Automation
10 42 (3.89%) Software Testing
11 41 (3.79%) Analytics
12 39 (3.61%) Unit Testing
13 37 (3.42%) Risk Management
13 37 (3.42%) MVC
14 34 (3.15%) Signal Processing
15 33 (3.05%) UML
16 28 (2.59%) Information Security
17 27 (2.50%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 522 (48.29%) C#
2 478 (44.22%) Java
3 463 (42.83%) C
4 280 (25.90%) Python
5 187 (17.30%) SQL
6 138 (12.77%) JavaScript
7 96 (8.88%) Perl
8 47 (4.35%) PHP
9 46 (4.26%) Objective-C
10 44 (4.07%) Embedded C
11 36 (3.33%) MATLAB
12 33 (3.05%) Bash Shell
13 32 (2.96%) VB.NET
14 31 (2.87%) VB
14 31 (2.87%) Embedded C++
15 30 (2.78%) Shell Script
16 22 (2.04%) PL/SQL
17 18 (1.67%) VC++
17 18 (1.67%) Delphi
18 15 (1.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 485 (44.87%) Degree
2 51 (4.72%) PhD
3 43 (3.98%) Security Cleared
4 23 (2.13%) SC Cleared
5 15 (1.39%) ISEB
6 13 (1.20%) Postgraduate
7 9 (0.83%) ISTQB
7 9 (0.83%) CISSP
8 5 (0.46%) HND
8 5 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.37%) HNC
9 4 (0.37%) Chartered Engineer
10 3 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.28%) BC Cleared
10 3 (0.28%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.28%) CEH
10 3 (0.28%) CISMP
11 1 (0.093%) CSSLP
11 1 (0.093%) GIAC
11 1 (0.093%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (8.97%) QA
2 17 (1.57%) ISO 9000
3 6 (0.56%) DO-178B
4 5 (0.46%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.093%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.093%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (0.19%) KVM
4 1 (0.093%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 113 (10.45%) Oracle
2 100 (9.25%) Microsoft
3 21 (1.94%) Perforce
4 20 (1.85%) SunGard
5 19 (1.76%) Atlassian
6 11 (1.02%) JBoss
7 10 (0.93%) HP
8 7 (0.65%) MathWorks
8 7 (0.65%) QNX
8 7 (0.65%) MKS
8 7 (0.65%) Business Objects
9 5 (0.46%) Synopsys
9 5 (0.46%) Coverity
9 5 (0.46%) Google
9 5 (0.46%) SAP
9 5 (0.46%) CA
10 4 (0.37%) Adobe
10 4 (0.37%) ESRI
10 4 (0.37%) VMware
11 3 (0.28%) Splunk
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