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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 30 33 22
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Permanent jobs citing C++ 518 580 710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 6.94% 6.73% 8.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.95% 11.60% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 453 474 622
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
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
4001 5000 4907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 53.62% 58.00% 56.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3408 4216 4358
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 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 +6 369 £45,000 +12.50% 69
Hertfordshire -28 85 £42,500 +6.25% 18
Essex -16 23 £45,000 +5.88% 14
Suffolk +19 20 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Bedfordshire +20 19 £42,500 +9.67% 2
Norfolk -1 3 £27,500 -15.38%
East Anglia +4 1 £50,000 +17.64% 1
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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++.

1 552 (53.64%) C
2 483 (46.94%) Software Engineering
3 416 (40.43%) Degree
4 415 (40.33%) Java
5 361 (35.08%) C#
6 337 (32.75%) Linux
7 332 (32.26%) Computer Science
8 313 (30.42%) Python
9 241 (23.42%) Agile Software Development
10 237 (23.03%) Windows
11 208 (20.21%) OO
12 197 (19.14%) .NET
13 190 (18.46%) JavaScript
14 188 (18.27%) SQL
15 180 (17.49%) HTML
16 148 (14.38%) Perl
17 138 (13.41%) UNIX
18 136 (13.22%) Finance
19 120 (11.66%) XML
20 111 (10.79%) Microsoft
21 106 (10.30%) Electronics
22 103 (10.01%) SQL Server
23 102 (9.91%) Scrum
24 101 (9.82%) Android
25 92 (8.94%) Multithreading
26 89 (8.65%) Algorithms
27 87 (8.45%) QA
27 87 (8.45%) CSS
28 85 (8.26%) Mathematics
28 85 (8.26%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 25 (2.43%) WebSphere
2 18 (1.75%) IIS
3 16 (1.55%) Apache
4 12 (1.17%) Confluence
5 10 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
6 9 (0.87%) Tomcat
6 9 (0.87%) SAS
7 7 (0.68%) Node.js
8 6 (0.58%) JBoss
9 5 (0.49%) SharePoint
9 5 (0.49%) OpenStack
9 5 (0.49%) Apache Pig
10 4 (0.39%) CloudStack
10 4 (0.39%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.29%) Tuxedo
12 2 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.097%) MS Exchange
13 1 (0.097%) Exchange Server 2010
13 1 (0.097%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 21 (2.04%) MS Excel
2 17 (1.65%) MS Office
3 9 (0.87%) Simulink
4 6 (0.58%) SPSS
4 6 (0.58%) 3ds Max
4 6 (0.58%) Mathematica
5 5 (0.49%) CPLEX
5 5 (0.49%) MS Project
6 4 (0.39%) Blender
6 4 (0.39%) Maya
7 3 (0.29%) S-PLUS
8 2 (0.19%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.097%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 4 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.097%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.097%) Temenos Globus
2 1 (0.097%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 26 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (2.14%) SaaS
3 15 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.19%) Office 365
6 1 (0.097%) Dropbox
6 1 (0.097%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 59 (5.73%) Wireless
2 43 (4.18%) TCP/IP
3 40 (3.89%) Internet
4 35 (3.40%) Ethernet
5 30 (2.92%) ZigBee
6 28 (2.72%) Bluetooth
7 22 (2.14%) HTTP
8 10 (0.97%) LTE
8 10 (0.97%) IPv4
9 9 (0.87%) 3G
10 8 (0.78%) SSL
10 8 (0.78%) 3GPP
10 8 (0.78%) Intranet
10 8 (0.78%) Firewall
10 8 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (0.68%) AMQP
12 5 (0.49%) 4G
12 5 (0.49%) X.509
12 5 (0.49%) 802.15
12 5 (0.49%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (10.01%) SQL Server
2 43 (4.18%) Relational Database
3 28 (2.72%) RDBMS
4 22 (2.14%) MySQL
5 12 (1.17%) Big Data
6 10 (0.97%) Firebird
7 9 (0.87%) DB2
8 7 (0.68%) NoSQL
9 6 (0.58%) Hadoop
9 6 (0.58%) Data Mining
9 6 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.19%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.19%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.097%) SQLite
13 1 (0.097%) UniData
13 1 (0.097%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 77 (7.48%) Visual Studio
2 41 (3.98%) Eclipse
3 39 (3.79%) Git (software)
4 37 (3.60%) Selenium
4 37 (3.60%) Subversion
5 29 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
6 24 (2.33%) Jenkins
7 21 (2.04%) SoapUI
7 21 (2.04%) JIRA
8 16 (1.55%) JMeter
9 14 (1.36%) Maven
9 14 (1.36%) GCC
10 12 (1.17%) Cucumber
11 11 (1.07%) NUnit
12 9 (0.87%) Bugzilla
12 9 (0.87%) TeamCity
12 9 (0.87%) Rhino Mocks
12 9 (0.87%) Visual Studio Team System
13 8 (0.78%) CruiseControl
13 8 (0.78%) LabVIEW
General
1 136 (13.22%) Finance
2 106 (10.30%) Electronics
3 71 (6.90%) Banking
4 58 (5.64%) Marketing
5 53 (5.15%) Telecoms
6 42 (4.08%) Manufacturing
7 37 (3.60%) Automotive
8 23 (2.24%) Retail
9 17 (1.65%) Multimedia
10 12 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
11 10 (0.97%) Financial Institution
12 9 (0.87%) Aerospace
12 9 (0.87%) Games
13 5 (0.49%) Russian Language
13 5 (0.49%) Arabic Language
14 2 (0.19%) Advertising
14 2 (0.19%) Military
15 1 (0.097%) Avionics
15 1 (0.097%) Publishing
15 1 (0.097%) French Language
Job Titles
1 417 (40.52%) Developer
2 408 (39.65%) Software Engineer
3 166 (16.13%) Software Developer
4 130 (12.63%) C++ Developer
5 66 (6.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 64 (6.22%) Senior Developer
6 64 (6.22%) Programmer
7 61 (5.93%) Java Developer
8 53 (5.15%) C++ Software Engineer
8 53 (5.15%) Graduate
9 50 (4.86%) Senior Software Engineer
10 43 (4.18%) Team Leader
11 42 (4.08%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 36 (3.50%) Tester
13 32 (3.11%) Author
13 32 (3.11%) Technical Author
14 29 (2.82%) Senior Software Developer
15 28 (2.72%) C# Developer
16 27 (2.62%) Software Team Leader
17 25 (2.43%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 197 (19.14%) .NET
2 180 (17.49%) HTML
3 120 (11.66%) XML
4 87 (8.45%) CSS
5 75 (7.29%) Web Services
6 63 (6.12%) ASP.NET
7 59 (5.73%) jQuery
7 59 (5.73%) HTML5
8 55 (5.34%) SOAP
9 46 (4.47%) XSLT
10 43 (4.18%) MFC
11 36 (3.50%) CSS3
12 35 (3.40%) J2EE
13 33 (3.21%) STL
14 30 (2.92%) Qt
14 30 (2.92%) Ajax
15 29 (2.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 24 (2.33%) WPF
17 23 (2.24%) JSP
18 19 (1.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 332 (32.26%) Computer Science
2 89 (8.65%) Algorithms
3 85 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
3 85 (8.26%) Mathematics
4 51 (4.96%) Embedded Systems
5 36 (3.50%) User Experience
6 34 (3.30%) Physics
6 34 (3.30%) Device Driver
7 33 (3.21%) Client/Server
8 27 (2.62%) Visualisation
9 23 (2.24%) Management Information System
10 21 (2.04%) Mechatronics
11 20 (1.94%) Robotics
12 17 (1.65%) Chemistry
12 17 (1.65%) Open Source
13 16 (1.55%) Pocket PC
13 16 (1.55%) Cryptography
14 15 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
15 14 (1.36%) Internet of Things
15 14 (1.36%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 337 (32.75%) Linux
2 237 (23.03%) Windows
3 138 (13.41%) UNIX
4 101 (9.82%) Android
5 85 (8.26%) Apple iOS
6 40 (3.89%) Mac OS X
7 26 (2.53%) Embedded Linux
8 20 (1.94%) AIX
8 20 (1.94%) HPUX
9 15 (1.46%) Solaris
10 11 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.39%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.19%) VxWorks
13 1 (0.097%) Windows CE
13 1 (0.097%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.097%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.097%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 483 (46.94%) Software Engineering
2 241 (23.42%) Agile Software Development
3 208 (20.21%) OO
4 102 (9.91%) Scrum
5 92 (8.94%) Multithreading
6 62 (6.03%) Mentoring
7 60 (5.83%) OOD
8 59 (5.73%) TDD
9 58 (5.64%) Test Automation
10 44 (4.28%) Automated Testing
11 43 (4.18%) Web Development
11 43 (4.18%) Test Scripting
12 42 (4.08%) Unit Testing
13 39 (3.79%) OOP
14 38 (3.69%) Software Testing
15 36 (3.50%) Regression Testing
16 33 (3.21%) Product Management
17 31 (3.01%) UML
17 31 (3.01%) Data Analysis
18 30 (2.92%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 552 (53.64%) C
2 415 (40.33%) Java
3 361 (35.08%) C#
4 313 (30.42%) Python
5 190 (18.46%) JavaScript
6 188 (18.27%) SQL
7 148 (14.38%) Perl
8 80 (7.77%) Embedded C
9 70 (6.80%) PHP
10 64 (6.22%) Embedded C++
11 62 (6.03%) Objective-C
12 55 (5.34%) MATLAB
13 49 (4.76%) Shell Script
14 46 (4.47%) Bash Shell
15 29 (2.82%) Assembly Language
16 25 (2.43%) Ruby
17 18 (1.75%) VB
18 15 (1.46%) R
19 12 (1.17%) GLSL
20 11 (1.07%) XAML
Qualifications
1 416 (40.43%) Degree
2 37 (3.60%) Security Cleared
3 25 (2.43%) ISEB
4 22 (2.14%) PhD
5 16 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (1.55%) MCP
6 11 (1.07%) SC Cleared
7 10 (0.97%) Sun Certification
8 6 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.19%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.19%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.097%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (8.45%) QA
2 9 (0.87%) DO-178B
3 7 (0.68%) ISO 9000
4 4 (0.39%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.097%) SLA
5 1 (0.097%) Data Quality
System Software
1 77 (7.48%) Firmware
2 15 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.97%) VirtualBox
4 8 (0.78%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.19%) Docker
6 1 (0.097%) iptables
6 1 (0.097%) KVM
6 1 (0.097%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.097%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (0.19%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 111 (10.79%) Microsoft
2 49 (4.76%) Oracle
3 17 (1.65%) Atlassian
4 16 (1.55%) Google
4 16 (1.55%) IBM
5 15 (1.46%) VMware
6 14 (1.36%) Perforce
7 12 (1.17%) Intel
8 11 (1.07%) Xamarin
9 8 (0.78%) Rackspace
9 8 (0.78%) TOWER Software
9 8 (0.78%) OpenLink
10 7 (0.68%) Synopsys
11 6 (0.58%) Coverity
12 4 (0.39%) Sony
12 4 (0.39%) SAP
13 3 (0.29%) Autodesk
13 3 (0.29%) PTC
13 3 (0.29%) ION Trading
14 2 (0.19%) EMC
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 25,000 to 30,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £50,000 to £55,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits!
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Relocation+Great Pension+Medical+M
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Share Plan+Healthcare+Pension+More
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, BUPA, plus more!
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Royston, Hertfordshire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
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Essex
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Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum great bens
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Cambridgeshire
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Salary: benefits
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