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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 35 29 21
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Permanent jobs citing C++ 442 549 688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.84% 6.87% 8.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.08% 13.15% 15.55%
Number of salaries quoted 373 461 609
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
3990 4176 4424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 52.75% 52.26% 57.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3465 3580 3920
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -4 240 £42,500 +1.19% 72
Hertfordshire +18 113 £37,500 -6.25% 15
Suffolk +15 31 £32,500 -10.34% 2
Bedfordshire -13 29 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Essex -15 25 £41,250 -8.33% 3
Norfolk -2 3 £20,000 -11.11% 1
East Anglia - 1 £50,000 -
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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++.

1 520 (54.56%) C
2 429 (45.02%) Software Engineering
3 412 (43.23%) Degree
4 386 (40.50%) Java
5 351 (36.83%) C#
6 321 (33.68%) Computer Science
7 317 (33.26%) Linux
8 294 (30.85%) Python
9 232 (24.34%) Windows
10 209 (21.93%) .NET
11 192 (20.15%) JavaScript
12 180 (18.89%) SQL
13 174 (18.26%) Agile Software Development
14 170 (17.84%) HTML
15 148 (15.53%) OO
16 139 (14.59%) Perl
17 122 (12.80%) Android
18 120 (12.59%) Analytical Skills
19 116 (12.17%) Apple iOS
20 99 (10.39%) SQL Server
21 95 (9.97%) Mathematics
22 90 (9.44%) UNIX
23 88 (9.23%) Electronics
24 86 (9.02%) Microsoft
25 81 (8.50%) PHP
26 80 (8.39%) CSS
27 76 (7.97%) ASP.NET
27 76 (7.97%) Scrum
28 75 (7.87%) Finance
29 73 (7.66%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 18 (1.89%) Apache
2 14 (1.47%) WebSphere
3 7 (0.73%) IIS
4 6 (0.63%) Tomcat
4 6 (0.63%) Node.js
5 4 (0.42%) DNN
6 3 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.31%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.31%) JBoss
7 2 (0.21%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.21%) SAS
7 2 (0.21%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.21%) Confluence
7 2 (0.21%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.21%) CloudStack
8 1 (0.10%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.10%) OpenEdge
8 1 (0.10%) Tuxedo
8 1 (0.10%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (1.26%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.84%) MS Project
3 7 (0.73%) SOLIDWORKS
4 6 (0.63%) AutoCAD
4 6 (0.63%) Revit
4 6 (0.63%) MicroStation
4 6 (0.63%) Solid Edge
4 6 (0.63%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 6 (0.63%) Siemens NX
4 6 (0.63%) PTC Creo
5 3 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.31%) MS Office
6 1 (0.10%) SPSS
6 1 (0.10%) Simulink
6 1 (0.10%) Mathematica
6 1 (0.10%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.10%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.10%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 33 (3.46%) SaaS
2 20 (2.10%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.10%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.10%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 55 (5.77%) TCP/IP
2 50 (5.25%) Internet
3 37 (3.88%) Wireless
4 26 (2.73%) Ethernet
5 24 (2.52%) HTTP
6 17 (1.78%) Bluetooth
7 14 (1.47%) ZigBee
7 14 (1.47%) LTE
8 11 (1.15%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (0.94%) 3G
10 7 (0.73%) 3GPP
10 7 (0.73%) Firewall
11 6 (0.63%) AMQP
11 6 (0.63%) SSL
12 5 (0.52%) 802.15
12 5 (0.52%) X.509
13 4 (0.42%) 2G
13 4 (0.42%) Network Security
13 4 (0.42%) HSPA
13 4 (0.42%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (10.39%) SQL Server
2 47 (4.93%) Relational Database
3 31 (3.25%) MySQL
4 24 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
5 23 (2.41%) RDBMS
6 12 (1.26%) Firebird
7 7 (0.73%) DB2
7 7 (0.73%) NoSQL
8 5 (0.52%) Big Data
8 5 (0.52%) SQLite
8 5 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (0.31%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.31%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.31%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.31%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.21%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.21%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 45 (4.72%) Visual Studio
1 45 (4.72%) LabVIEW
2 40 (4.20%) Selenium
3 26 (2.73%) Eclipse
4 25 (2.62%) Git (software)
5 23 (2.41%) Subversion
6 20 (2.10%) SoapUI
7 19 (1.99%) JMeter
8 16 (1.68%) JIRA
9 14 (1.47%) Jenkins
10 13 (1.36%) Cucumber
11 12 (1.26%) GCC
12 8 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (0.73%) NUnit
14 6 (0.63%) Bugzilla
14 6 (0.63%) QADirector
15 5 (0.52%) Xcode
15 5 (0.52%) TeamCity
16 4 (0.42%) SCons
16 4 (0.42%) CruiseControl
General
1 88 (9.23%) Electronics
2 75 (7.87%) Finance
3 45 (4.72%) Telecoms
4 41 (4.30%) Manufacturing
5 37 (3.88%) Automotive
6 36 (3.78%) Banking
7 33 (3.46%) Marketing
8 26 (2.73%) Games
9 22 (2.31%) Retail
10 13 (1.36%) Multimedia
11 10 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
12 8 (0.84%) Aerospace
13 7 (0.73%) Arabic Language
13 7 (0.73%) Russian Language
14 1 (0.10%) German Language
14 1 (0.10%) Military
14 1 (0.10%) Billing
14 1 (0.10%) Advertising
14 1 (0.10%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.10%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 390 (40.92%) Developer
2 357 (37.46%) Software Engineer
3 135 (14.17%) Software Developer
4 108 (11.33%) C++ Developer
5 76 (7.97%) Graduate
6 64 (6.72%) C++ Software Engineer
7 48 (5.04%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 46 (4.83%) Programmer
9 42 (4.41%) Senior Developer
9 42 (4.41%) Java Developer
10 41 (4.30%) Senior Software Engineer
10 41 (4.30%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 40 (4.20%) Tester
12 35 (3.67%) Team Leader
13 25 (2.62%) Test Engineer
13 25 (2.62%) Automation Tester
14 24 (2.52%) Software Team Leader
15 20 (2.10%) Junior
16 19 (1.99%) Support Engineer
16 19 (1.99%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 209 (21.93%) .NET
2 170 (17.84%) HTML
3 80 (8.39%) CSS
4 76 (7.97%) ASP.NET
5 73 (7.66%) XML
6 65 (6.82%) Web Services
7 54 (5.67%) MFC
8 51 (5.35%) jQuery
8 51 (5.35%) HTML5
9 38 (3.99%) SOAP
10 37 (3.88%) Qt
11 30 (3.15%) XSLT
12 24 (2.52%) J2EE
12 24 (2.52%) Ajax
13 23 (2.41%) WPF
13 23 (2.41%) CSS3
14 22 (2.31%) JSON
15 17 (1.78%) WebSockets
15 17 (1.78%) RabbitMQ
16 16 (1.68%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 321 (33.68%) Computer Science
2 120 (12.59%) Analytical Skills
3 95 (9.97%) Mathematics
4 71 (7.45%) Algorithms
5 61 (6.40%) Physics
6 41 (4.30%) Embedded Systems
7 34 (3.57%) Client/Server
8 32 (3.36%) User Experience
9 30 (3.15%) Pocket PC
10 29 (3.04%) Device Driver
11 20 (2.10%) Robotics
11 20 (2.10%) CUDA
11 20 (2.10%) Mobile App
12 18 (1.89%) Chemistry
13 17 (1.78%) Verilog
13 17 (1.78%) Mechatronics
14 16 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
15 15 (1.57%) Visualisation
16 14 (1.47%) Internet of Things
16 14 (1.47%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 317 (33.26%) Linux
2 232 (24.34%) Windows
3 122 (12.80%) Android
4 116 (12.17%) Apple iOS
5 90 (9.44%) UNIX
6 37 (3.88%) Embedded Linux
7 33 (3.46%) Mac OS X
8 12 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (1.05%) AIX
9 10 (1.05%) HPUX
10 3 (0.31%) Solaris
10 3 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.21%) Windows CE
11 2 (0.21%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.10%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.10%) VxWorks
12 1 (0.10%) Symbian OS
12 1 (0.10%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.10%) uClinux
12 1 (0.10%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 429 (45.02%) Software Engineering
2 174 (18.26%) Agile Software Development
3 148 (15.53%) OO
4 76 (7.97%) Scrum
5 68 (7.14%) Multithreading
6 55 (5.77%) Mentoring
7 53 (5.56%) SDLC
8 51 (5.35%) OOD
9 45 (4.72%) OOP
10 41 (4.30%) Web Development
10 41 (4.30%) Test Automation
11 36 (3.78%) Software Testing
12 35 (3.67%) Test Scripting
13 33 (3.46%) TDD
14 32 (3.36%) Line Management
15 29 (3.04%) Project Management
15 29 (3.04%) Manual Testing
16 28 (2.94%) Time Management
17 24 (2.52%) Signal Processing
18 23 (2.41%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 520 (54.56%) C
2 386 (40.50%) Java
3 351 (36.83%) C#
4 294 (30.85%) Python
5 192 (20.15%) JavaScript
6 180 (18.89%) SQL
7 139 (14.59%) Perl
8 81 (8.50%) PHP
9 70 (7.35%) Objective-C
10 66 (6.93%) Embedded C
11 63 (6.61%) Embedded C++
12 41 (4.30%) Bash Shell
13 39 (4.09%) Shell Script
14 37 (3.88%) MATLAB
15 34 (3.57%) Ruby
16 20 (2.10%) Go
17 18 (1.89%) Assembly Language
18 14 (1.47%) Fortran
19 13 (1.36%) XAML
19 13 (1.36%) R
Qualifications
1 412 (43.23%) Degree
2 50 (5.25%) Security Cleared
3 46 (4.83%) PhD
4 32 (3.36%) MCP
4 32 (3.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (1.05%) SC Cleared
6 8 (0.84%) ISEB
6 8 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (0.31%) HNC
7 3 (0.31%) HND
7 3 (0.31%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.10%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.10%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.10%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (6.72%) QA
2 4 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.21%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.10%) SLA
4 1 (0.10%) JTAG
4 1 (0.10%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.10%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.10%) Data Quality
System Software
1 62 (6.51%) Firmware
2 13 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.15%) VirtualBox
4 10 (1.05%) Xen
5 5 (0.52%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.42%) Docker
7 3 (0.31%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.21%) iptables
8 2 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (0.21%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.10%) Puppet
2 1 (0.10%) Cobbler
2 1 (0.10%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (0.10%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 86 (9.02%) Microsoft
2 46 (4.83%) Oracle
3 14 (1.47%) Xamarin
4 13 (1.36%) IBM
4 13 (1.36%) VMware
5 10 (1.05%) Autodesk
5 10 (1.05%) Intel
6 8 (0.84%) OpenLink
6 8 (0.84%) Perforce
7 7 (0.73%) QNX
7 7 (0.73%) Google
8 6 (0.63%) EMC
9 5 (0.52%) Rackspace
10 4 (0.42%) Apple
10 4 (0.42%) SAP
10 4 (0.42%) Adobe
10 4 (0.42%) PTC
10 4 (0.42%) Atlassian
10 4 (0.42%) Coverity
10 4 (0.42%) Lattice Semiconductor
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