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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 28 20 20
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing C++ 535 688 784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 6.73% 9.00% 9.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.06% 15.68% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 444 616 676
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,300 £55,000 £55,000
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
4095 4388 5197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 51.52% 57.41% 60.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3504 3890 4468
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 1 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 1 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 +1 349 £42,000 -1.17% 87
Hertfordshire -48 83 £41,500 +10.66% 15
Bedfordshire +17 43 £37,500 -28.57% 7
Essex -35 29 £45,750 +1.66% 3
Suffolk -11 16 £35,000 +6.06% 5
Norfolk +5 11 £22,500 -43.75% 1
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 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++.

1 547 (48.67%) C#
2 517 (46.00%) Degree
3 510 (45.37%) Software Engineering
4 467 (41.55%) C
5 447 (39.77%) Java
6 340 (30.25%) .NET
7 323 (28.74%) Computer Science
8 262 (23.31%) Linux
9 249 (22.15%) OO
10 248 (22.06%) Python
11 225 (20.02%) Windows
12 209 (18.59%) SQL
13 172 (15.30%) Finance
14 156 (13.88%) JavaScript
15 151 (13.43%) SQL Server
16 148 (13.17%) ASP.NET
17 143 (12.72%) Multithreading
18 139 (12.37%) HTML
19 138 (12.28%) UNIX
20 132 (11.74%) Oracle
21 130 (11.57%) Mathematics
22 124 (11.03%) XML
23 120 (10.68%) Agile Software Development
24 97 (8.63%) Microsoft
25 88 (7.83%) Perl
26 87 (7.74%) QA
27 83 (7.38%) CSS
28 82 (7.30%) TDD
29 79 (7.03%) Visual Studio
30 78 (6.94%) Electronics

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 17 (1.51%) Confluence
2 16 (1.42%) Apache
3 14 (1.25%) WebLogic
4 12 (1.07%) Tuxedo
5 11 (0.98%) Tomcat
5 11 (0.98%) GlassFish
5 11 (0.98%) OpenStack
6 10 (0.89%) WebSphere
7 9 (0.80%) IIS
7 9 (0.80%) Oracle Workflow
7 9 (0.80%) CloudStack
8 5 (0.44%) Drupal
9 4 (0.36%) ColdFusion
9 4 (0.36%) CMS
10 1 (0.089%) FormScape
10 1 (0.089%) StreamWeaver
10 1 (0.089%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 36 (3.20%) MS Excel
2 21 (1.87%) MS Office
3 7 (0.62%) 3ds Max
3 7 (0.62%) MS Project
4 6 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.44%) Simulink
6 4 (0.36%) Stateflow
7 3 (0.27%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.27%) Maya
7 3 (0.27%) Mathematica
7 3 (0.27%) Blender
7 3 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.18%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.18%) XMetaL
9 1 (0.089%) InDesign
9 1 (0.089%) DOC1
9 1 (0.089%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 29 (2.58%) SunGard APT
2 3 (0.27%) Oracle CRM
2 3 (0.27%) LabWindows
2 3 (0.27%) Magento
3 2 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.089%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.089%) Temenos Globus
Cloud Services
1 19 (1.69%) 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 41 (3.65%) Wireless
1 41 (3.65%) Internet
2 29 (2.58%) Ethernet
3 17 (1.51%) GSM
3 17 (1.51%) LTE
4 16 (1.42%) TCP/IP
5 13 (1.16%) GPRS
5 13 (1.16%) 3G
6 11 (0.98%) HTTP
7 10 (0.89%) 3GPP
7 10 (0.89%) UMTS
8 7 (0.62%) 2G
8 7 (0.62%) 4G
9 6 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (0.53%) 802.11
10 5 (0.44%) Bluetooth
10 5 (0.44%) SNMP
10 5 (0.44%) ZigBee
11 4 (0.36%) Gigabit Ethernet
11 4 (0.36%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (13.43%) SQL Server
2 45 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 33 (2.94%) RDBMS
4 21 (1.87%) MySQL
5 17 (1.51%) Data Mining
6 16 (1.42%) Big Data
7 15 (1.33%) DB2
7 15 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 15 (1.33%) Hadoop
8 10 (0.89%) MongoDB
8 10 (0.89%) NoSQL
8 10 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (0.89%) BigTable
8 10 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (0.80%) Informix
9 9 (0.80%) MarkLogic
10 4 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.27%) SQLite
11 3 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 79 (7.03%) Visual Studio
2 48 (4.27%) Subversion
3 28 (2.49%) Git (software)
4 26 (2.31%) Selenium
5 25 (2.22%) Jenkins
6 19 (1.69%) Bugzilla
7 18 (1.60%) CppUnit
7 18 (1.60%) Eclipse
8 17 (1.51%) NUnit
9 16 (1.42%) MSTest
10 15 (1.33%) ReSharper
10 15 (1.33%) xUnit.net
10 15 (1.33%) Rhino Mocks
10 15 (1.33%) Moq
10 15 (1.33%) MbUnit
11 14 (1.25%) Hudson
11 14 (1.25%) Rational DOORS
12 11 (0.98%) Maven
13 9 (0.80%) Rational Rhapsody
14 7 (0.62%) Ant
General
1 172 (15.30%) Finance
2 78 (6.94%) Electronics
3 47 (4.18%) Banking
4 46 (4.09%) Marketing
5 44 (3.91%) Manufacturing
6 41 (3.65%) Telecoms
7 39 (3.47%) Automotive
8 24 (2.14%) Games
9 22 (1.96%) Multimedia
10 15 (1.33%) Retail
11 14 (1.25%) Aerospace
12 12 (1.07%) Publishing
13 9 (0.80%) Military
14 2 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.089%) Advertising
15 1 (0.089%) French Language
15 1 (0.089%) German Language
15 1 (0.089%) Italian Language
15 1 (0.089%) Japanese Language
15 1 (0.089%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 478 (42.53%) Developer
2 398 (35.41%) Software Engineer
3 149 (13.26%) Software Developer
4 110 (9.79%) C++ Developer
5 81 (7.21%) Senior Developer
6 78 (6.94%) C# Developer
7 75 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
8 72 (6.41%) C++ Software Engineer
9 68 (6.05%) Graduate
10 63 (5.60%) Java Developer
11 52 (4.63%) Junior
12 51 (4.54%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 49 (4.36%) Programmer
14 44 (3.91%) C# .NET Developer
15 43 (3.83%) Test Engineer
16 41 (3.65%) Java Software Engineer
17 39 (3.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 35 (3.11%) Development Engineer
19 34 (3.02%) C Developer
19 34 (3.02%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 340 (30.25%) .NET
2 148 (13.17%) ASP.NET
3 139 (12.37%) HTML
4 124 (11.03%) XML
5 83 (7.38%) CSS
6 76 (6.76%) MFC
7 59 (5.25%) Ajax
8 56 (4.98%) WPF
8 56 (4.98%) STL
8 56 (4.98%) Web Services
9 48 (4.27%) XSLT
10 38 (3.38%) ASP.NET MVC
11 36 (3.20%) WinForms
11 36 (3.20%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 35 (3.11%) WCF
13 34 (3.02%) jQuery
14 31 (2.76%) Qt
15 29 (2.58%) SOAP
16 28 (2.49%) Flash
17 23 (2.05%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 323 (28.74%) Computer Science
2 130 (11.57%) Mathematics
3 78 (6.94%) Physics
4 57 (5.07%) Embedded Systems
5 40 (3.56%) Hedge funds
6 37 (3.29%) Firmware
7 33 (2.94%) Device Driver
8 31 (2.76%) Statistics
9 30 (2.67%) Management Information System
10 27 (2.40%) Cryptography
11 24 (2.14%) PKI
12 21 (1.87%) Open Source
13 19 (1.69%) VHDL
13 19 (1.69%) Mobile App
14 18 (1.60%) Visualisation
14 18 (1.60%) Artificial Intelligence
15 16 (1.42%) 3D Graphics
16 15 (1.33%) ASIC
17 13 (1.16%) Verilog
18 12 (1.07%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 262 (23.31%) Linux
2 225 (20.02%) Windows
3 138 (12.28%) UNIX
4 55 (4.89%) Android
5 43 (3.83%) Apple iOS
6 21 (1.87%) AIX
6 21 (1.87%) HPUX
7 12 (1.07%) Embedded Linux
8 11 (0.98%) Mac OS X
8 11 (0.98%) Windows CE
9 9 (0.80%) Solaris
9 9 (0.80%) Mac OS
10 8 (0.71%) Windows 7
11 7 (0.62%) VxWorks
11 7 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (0.53%) Windows XP
13 4 (0.36%) Windows Phone
13 4 (0.36%) Windows Phone 8
13 4 (0.36%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.27%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 510 (45.37%) Software Engineering
2 249 (22.15%) OO
3 143 (12.72%) Multithreading
4 120 (10.68%) Agile Software Development
5 82 (7.30%) TDD
6 76 (6.76%) OOP
7 71 (6.32%) Scrum
8 56 (4.98%) OOD
9 51 (4.54%) Project Management
9 51 (4.54%) Analytics
10 49 (4.36%) Risk Management
11 48 (4.27%) MVC
12 47 (4.18%) Machine Learning
13 45 (4.00%) Test Automation
14 43 (3.83%) Software Testing
15 41 (3.65%) UML
16 38 (3.38%) Unit Testing
17 36 (3.20%) Signal Processing
18 31 (2.76%) MVVM
19 30 (2.67%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 547 (48.67%) C#
2 467 (41.55%) C
3 447 (39.77%) Java
4 248 (22.06%) Python
5 209 (18.59%) SQL
6 156 (13.88%) JavaScript
7 88 (7.83%) Perl
8 52 (4.63%) PHP
9 48 (4.27%) Embedded C
10 47 (4.18%) Objective-C
11 37 (3.29%) Embedded C++
12 34 (3.02%) MATLAB
13 33 (2.94%) PL/SQL
14 28 (2.49%) Bash Shell
14 28 (2.49%) VB
14 28 (2.49%) Shell Script
15 27 (2.40%) VB.NET
16 21 (1.87%) Delphi
17 20 (1.78%) VC++
18 16 (1.42%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 517 (46.00%) Degree
2 63 (5.60%) PhD
3 39 (3.47%) Security Cleared
4 22 (1.96%) 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%) HNC
11 3 (0.27%) HND
11 3 (0.27%) Chartered Engineer
11 3 (0.27%) CISMP
11 3 (0.27%) CEH
11 3 (0.27%) BC Cleared
11 3 (0.27%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.089%) GIAC
12 1 (0.089%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.089%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (7.74%) QA
2 15 (1.33%) ISO 9000
3 2 (0.18%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.089%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.089%) WCAG
4 1 (0.089%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.089%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 3 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (0.18%) KVM
3 1 (0.089%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.089%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.27%) Nessus
2 1 (0.089%) SCOM
Vendors
1 132 (11.74%) Oracle
2 97 (8.63%) Microsoft
3 29 (2.58%) SunGard
4 23 (2.05%) Perforce
5 17 (1.51%) Atlassian
6 15 (1.33%) JBoss
7 10 (0.89%) HP
8 8 (0.71%) QNX
8 8 (0.71%) MKS
9 7 (0.62%) MathWorks
9 7 (0.62%) Google
10 5 (0.44%) ESRI
10 5 (0.44%) SAP
10 5 (0.44%) CA
11 4 (0.36%) Synopsys
11 4 (0.36%) Business Objects
12 3 (0.27%) Apple
12 3 (0.27%) JD Edwards
12 3 (0.27%) Adobe
12 3 (0.27%) Xamarin
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £45000 - £70000 Per Annum Up to £70,000 per Annum + Ben
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum 15% Bonus, Flexi hours, Pension, Hea
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £45000 to £60000 per annum - Bonus, Shares, Health/Dental, Relocation
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-45k + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-45k + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-45k + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 27k - 43k + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 to £50000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Thales
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Thales
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