The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 28 20 20
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing C++ 548 696 774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 6.82% 9.02% 9.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.03% 15.70% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 467 618 651
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
4207 4433 5178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 52.37% 57.45% 61.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3617 3936 4436
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C++
England

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +2 344 £42,500 - 80
Hertfordshire -41 94 £40,750 +8.66% 17
Bedfordshire +10 44 £37,500 -31.81% 9
Essex -29 36 £45,000 +1.69% 6
Suffolk -16 16 £36,250 +9.84% 1
Norfolk +11 9 £22,500 -43.75% 2
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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++.

1 543 (48.31%) C#
2 512 (45.55%) Degree
3 500 (44.48%) Software Engineering
4 469 (41.73%) C
5 442 (39.32%) Java
6 336 (29.89%) .NET
7 306 (27.22%) Computer Science
8 270 (24.02%) Linux
9 253 (22.51%) OO
10 229 (20.37%) Python
11 218 (19.40%) Windows
12 216 (19.22%) SQL
13 179 (15.93%) Finance
14 155 (13.79%) JavaScript
15 153 (13.61%) SQL Server
16 143 (12.72%) ASP.NET
17 142 (12.63%) Multithreading
18 136 (12.10%) HTML
19 135 (12.01%) Oracle
20 130 (11.57%) UNIX
21 126 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
22 125 (11.12%) XML
23 121 (10.77%) Mathematics
24 95 (8.45%) Microsoft
25 86 (7.65%) Perl
25 86 (7.65%) QA
26 85 (7.56%) CSS
27 82 (7.30%) TDD
28 80 (7.12%) Electronics
29 79 (7.03%) Physics

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 18 (1.60%) Confluence
2 17 (1.51%) WebLogic
3 14 (1.25%) Apache
4 13 (1.16%) WebSphere
5 12 (1.07%) Tuxedo
6 10 (0.89%) IIS
6 10 (0.89%) Tomcat
7 9 (0.80%) GlassFish
7 9 (0.80%) Oracle Workflow
8 8 (0.71%) OpenStack
9 7 (0.62%) CloudStack
10 5 (0.44%) Drupal
10 5 (0.44%) CMS
11 4 (0.36%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.089%) MediaWiki
12 1 (0.089%) FormScape
12 1 (0.089%) StreamWeaver
Applications
1 38 (3.38%) MS Excel
2 22 (1.96%) MS Office
3 7 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (0.62%) 3ds Max
3 7 (0.62%) MS Project
4 4 (0.36%) Simulink
5 3 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.27%) Blender
5 3 (0.27%) Stateflow
5 3 (0.27%) AutoCAD
5 3 (0.27%) Maya
6 2 (0.18%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.18%) XMetaL
7 1 (0.089%) PrintSoft PReS
7 1 (0.089%) DOC1
7 1 (0.089%) Mathematica
7 1 (0.089%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 32 (2.85%) SunGard APT
2 3 (0.27%) Magento
2 3 (0.27%) LabWindows
2 3 (0.27%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.089%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.089%) Temenos Globus
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.78%) SaaS
2 8 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.089%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.089%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (3.91%) Wireless
2 31 (2.76%) Internet
3 30 (2.67%) Ethernet
4 17 (1.51%) GSM
4 17 (1.51%) LTE
5 13 (1.16%) 3G
5 13 (1.16%) HTTP
5 13 (1.16%) TCP/IP
5 13 (1.16%) GPRS
6 10 (0.89%) 3GPP
6 10 (0.89%) UMTS
7 7 (0.62%) 4G
7 7 (0.62%) 2G
8 6 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (0.53%) 802.11
8 6 (0.53%) NFC
9 5 (0.44%) ZigBee
9 5 (0.44%) Bluetooth
10 4 (0.36%) Broadband
10 4 (0.36%) Gigabit Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (13.61%) SQL Server
2 46 (4.09%) Relational Database
3 33 (2.94%) RDBMS
4 23 (2.05%) MySQL
5 18 (1.60%) DB2
6 17 (1.51%) Data Mining
7 16 (1.42%) Big Data
8 11 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
8 11 (0.98%) Hadoop
9 10 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (0.80%) Informix
11 8 (0.71%) NoSQL
11 8 (0.71%) BigTable
11 8 (0.71%) MongoDB
11 8 (0.71%) MarkLogic
12 3 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.27%) SQLite
12 3 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 77 (6.85%) Visual Studio
2 46 (4.09%) Subversion
3 26 (2.31%) Selenium
3 26 (2.31%) Git (software)
4 21 (1.87%) Jenkins
5 19 (1.69%) Bugzilla
6 17 (1.51%) CppUnit
7 16 (1.42%) NUnit
8 15 (1.33%) Eclipse
8 15 (1.33%) MSTest
9 14 (1.25%) Rhino Mocks
9 14 (1.25%) Moq
9 14 (1.25%) MbUnit
9 14 (1.25%) Rational DOORS
9 14 (1.25%) xUnit.net
9 14 (1.25%) ReSharper
10 12 (1.07%) Maven
11 11 (0.98%) Hudson
12 9 (0.80%) Rational Rhapsody
13 8 (0.71%) Ant
General
1 179 (15.93%) Finance
2 80 (7.12%) Electronics
3 49 (4.36%) Banking
4 46 (4.09%) Marketing
5 45 (4.00%) Manufacturing
6 40 (3.56%) Telecoms
7 38 (3.38%) Automotive
8 24 (2.14%) Games
9 22 (1.96%) Multimedia
10 18 (1.60%) Retail
11 12 (1.07%) Aerospace
11 12 (1.07%) Publishing
12 6 (0.53%) Military
13 2 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.089%) French Language
14 1 (0.089%) German Language
14 1 (0.089%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.089%) Japanese Language
14 1 (0.089%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 481 (42.79%) Developer
2 396 (35.23%) Software Engineer
3 149 (13.26%) Software Developer
4 111 (9.88%) C++ Developer
5 84 (7.47%) Senior Developer
6 77 (6.85%) C++ Software Engineer
7 76 (6.76%) C# Developer
8 75 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
9 66 (5.87%) Graduate
10 60 (5.34%) Java Developer
11 56 (4.98%) Junior
12 54 (4.80%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 48 (4.27%) Programmer
14 43 (3.83%) C# .NET Developer
15 42 (3.74%) Test Engineer
16 41 (3.65%) Java Software Engineer
17 37 (3.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 35 (3.11%) C Developer
19 34 (3.02%) Analyst
20 33 (2.94%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 336 (29.89%) .NET
2 143 (12.72%) ASP.NET
3 136 (12.10%) HTML
4 125 (11.12%) XML
5 85 (7.56%) CSS
6 73 (6.49%) MFC
7 60 (5.34%) Web Services
7 60 (5.34%) Ajax
8 56 (4.98%) WPF
9 52 (4.63%) STL
10 49 (4.36%) XSLT
11 38 (3.38%) jQuery
11 38 (3.38%) ASP.NET MVC
12 35 (3.11%) WinForms
13 34 (3.02%) WCF
13 34 (3.02%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 31 (2.76%) Qt
15 29 (2.58%) SOAP
16 28 (2.49%) Flash
17 26 (2.31%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 306 (27.22%) Computer Science
2 121 (10.77%) Mathematics
3 79 (7.03%) Physics
4 55 (4.89%) Embedded Systems
5 42 (3.74%) Hedge funds
6 41 (3.65%) Firmware
7 31 (2.76%) Device Driver
8 29 (2.58%) Management Information System
8 29 (2.58%) Statistics
9 22 (1.96%) Open Source
9 22 (1.96%) Cryptography
10 20 (1.78%) VHDL
10 20 (1.78%) PKI
11 19 (1.69%) Mobile App
12 18 (1.60%) Visualisation
13 16 (1.42%) ASIC
13 16 (1.42%) Artificial Intelligence
14 15 (1.33%) 3D Graphics
15 14 (1.25%) Verilog
16 13 (1.16%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 270 (24.02%) Linux
2 218 (19.40%) Windows
3 130 (11.57%) UNIX
4 51 (4.54%) Android
5 42 (3.74%) Apple iOS
6 21 (1.87%) AIX
6 21 (1.87%) HPUX
7 12 (1.07%) Mac OS X
7 12 (1.07%) Windows CE
8 11 (0.98%) Embedded Linux
9 9 (0.80%) Windows 7
9 9 (0.80%) Solaris
10 7 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (0.62%) VxWorks
11 6 (0.53%) Windows XP
11 6 (0.53%) Mac OS
11 6 (0.53%) Windows Phone
11 6 (0.53%) Windows Phone 8
12 4 (0.36%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 500 (44.48%) Software Engineering
2 253 (22.51%) OO
3 142 (12.63%) Multithreading
4 126 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
5 82 (7.30%) TDD
6 74 (6.58%) OOP
7 73 (6.49%) Scrum
8 58 (5.16%) OOD
9 55 (4.89%) Analytics
10 52 (4.63%) Risk Management
11 51 (4.54%) Project Management
12 49 (4.36%) MVC
13 43 (3.83%) UML
13 43 (3.83%) Software Testing
13 43 (3.83%) Test Automation
14 42 (3.74%) Machine Learning
15 38 (3.38%) Unit Testing
16 35 (3.11%) Signal Processing
17 33 (2.94%) Financial Modelling
18 32 (2.85%) Monte Carlo Method
Programming Languages
1 543 (48.31%) C#
2 469 (41.73%) C
3 442 (39.32%) Java
4 229 (20.37%) Python
5 216 (19.22%) SQL
6 155 (13.79%) JavaScript
7 86 (7.65%) Perl
8 55 (4.89%) PHP
9 52 (4.63%) Embedded C
10 45 (4.00%) Objective-C
11 40 (3.56%) Embedded C++
12 33 (2.94%) PL/SQL
13 31 (2.76%) MATLAB
14 29 (2.58%) VB
15 28 (2.49%) Shell Script
16 26 (2.31%) VB.NET
17 25 (2.22%) Bash Shell
18 22 (1.96%) Delphi
19 21 (1.87%) VC++
20 18 (1.60%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 512 (45.55%) Degree
2 63 (5.60%) PhD
3 36 (3.20%) Security Cleared
4 21 (1.87%) SC Cleared
5 15 (1.33%) ISEB
6 13 (1.16%) Postgraduate
7 9 (0.80%) CISSP
8 7 (0.62%) ISTQB
9 5 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.27%) BC Cleared
11 3 (0.27%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.27%) CEH
11 3 (0.27%) CISMP
11 3 (0.27%) HNC
12 2 (0.18%) HND
12 2 (0.18%) Chartered Engineer
13 1 (0.089%) CSSLP
13 1 (0.089%) GIAC
13 1 (0.089%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (7.65%) QA
2 11 (0.98%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.089%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.089%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.089%) WCAG
3 1 (0.089%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (0.18%) KVM
3 1 (0.089%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.089%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (0.36%) Nessus
2 1 (0.089%) SCOM
Vendors
1 135 (12.01%) Oracle
2 95 (8.45%) Microsoft
3 32 (2.85%) SunGard
4 23 (2.05%) Perforce
5 19 (1.69%) JBoss
6 18 (1.60%) Atlassian
7 11 (0.98%) HP
8 9 (0.80%) Google
9 8 (0.71%) QNX
9 8 (0.71%) MKS
10 6 (0.53%) MathWorks
11 5 (0.44%) ESRI
11 5 (0.44%) CA
11 5 (0.44%) SAP
12 4 (0.36%) Synopsys
13 3 (0.27%) Splunk
13 3 (0.27%) Coverity
13 3 (0.27%) JD Edwards
13 3 (0.27%) Symbian
13 3 (0.27%) Adobe
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