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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 27 22 21
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 493 611 818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 6.48% 8.54% 8.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.66% 15.10% 15.14%
Number of salaries quoted 393 558 739
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £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
3894 4047 5402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 51.21% 56.54% 58.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3240 3631 4740
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -2 321 £40,000 - 98
Hertfordshire -32 85 £40,750 +8.66% 21
Suffolk -11 27 £33,500 -6.94% 7
Bedfordshire +5 25 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Essex -34 20 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Norfolk +19 13 £22,500 -31.81% 1
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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++.

1 517 (48.64%) Software Engineering
2 515 (48.45%) C#
3 495 (46.57%) Java
4 480 (45.16%) Degree
5 468 (44.03%) C
6 317 (29.82%) Computer Science
7 298 (28.03%) .NET
8 297 (27.94%) Python
9 248 (23.33%) Linux
9 248 (23.33%) OO
10 215 (20.23%) Agile Software Development
11 203 (19.10%) Windows
12 175 (16.46%) SQL
13 159 (14.96%) UNIX
14 149 (14.02%) HTML
15 145 (13.64%) Multithreading
16 144 (13.55%) Finance
17 132 (12.42%) SQL Server
18 129 (12.14%) JavaScript
19 121 (11.38%) Mathematics
20 120 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
21 116 (10.91%) XML
22 112 (10.54%) ASP.NET
23 103 (9.69%) Oracle
24 102 (9.60%) Perl
25 97 (9.13%) QA
26 95 (8.94%) Microsoft
27 82 (7.71%) TDD
28 81 (7.62%) Visual Studio
29 76 (7.15%) OOP

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 23 (2.16%) Confluence
2 19 (1.79%) GlassFish
2 19 (1.79%) Tomcat
3 15 (1.41%) Apache
4 13 (1.22%) OpenStack
5 11 (1.03%) CloudStack
5 11 (1.03%) WebLogic
6 10 (0.94%) IIS
6 10 (0.94%) Tuxedo
7 9 (0.85%) Oracle Workflow
8 6 (0.56%) WebSphere
9 5 (0.47%) Drupal
10 4 (0.38%) ColdFusion
11 2 (0.19%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.19%) Oracle Service Bus
12 1 (0.094%) MediaWiki
12 1 (0.094%) StreamWeaver
12 1 (0.094%) FormScape
Applications
1 40 (3.76%) MS Excel
2 25 (2.35%) MS Office
3 15 (1.41%) 3ds Max
4 6 (0.56%) MS Project
4 6 (0.56%) Maya
4 6 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.56%) Blender
5 5 (0.47%) Mathematica
5 5 (0.47%) Simulink
5 5 (0.47%) Stateflow
6 3 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.19%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.19%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.094%) PrintSoft PReS
8 1 (0.094%) DOC1
8 1 (0.094%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 14 (1.32%) SunGard APT
2 3 (0.28%) Magento
2 3 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.28%) LabWindows
2 3 (0.28%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.094%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 23 (2.16%) SaaS
2 7 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.094%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.094%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 40 (3.76%) Internet
2 33 (3.10%) Wireless
3 24 (2.26%) TCP/IP
4 19 (1.79%) LTE
5 17 (1.60%) GSM
5 17 (1.60%) Ethernet
5 17 (1.60%) 3G
6 12 (1.13%) HTTP
6 12 (1.13%) 2G
7 11 (1.03%) 4G
7 11 (1.03%) SNMP
8 9 (0.85%) GPRS
8 9 (0.85%) UMTS
9 7 (0.66%) ZigBee
10 6 (0.56%) VLAN
11 5 (0.47%) Firewall
11 5 (0.47%) ATM
11 5 (0.47%) 3GPP
12 4 (0.38%) IPv6
12 4 (0.38%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (12.42%) SQL Server
2 44 (4.14%) Relational Database
3 30 (2.82%) RDBMS
4 26 (2.45%) MySQL
5 25 (2.35%) Apache Cassandra
6 23 (2.16%) Hadoop
7 20 (1.88%) NoSQL
8 18 (1.69%) MongoDB
8 18 (1.69%) BigTable
9 16 (1.51%) Big Data
10 13 (1.22%) Data Mining
11 11 (1.03%) DB2
12 10 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
12 10 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
13 8 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (0.75%) MarkLogic
14 6 (0.56%) Informix
15 3 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
16 2 (0.19%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 81 (7.62%) Visual Studio
2 47 (4.42%) Subversion
3 41 (3.86%) Jenkins
4 32 (3.01%) Eclipse
5 28 (2.63%) Git (software)
6 24 (2.26%) Selenium
7 21 (1.98%) CppUnit
8 19 (1.79%) Bugzilla
9 18 (1.69%) NUnit
9 18 (1.69%) Hudson
10 17 (1.60%) MSTest
11 16 (1.51%) ReSharper
11 16 (1.51%) Rhino Mocks
11 16 (1.51%) Moq
11 16 (1.51%) MbUnit
11 16 (1.51%) xUnit.net
12 14 (1.32%) Maven
12 14 (1.32%) Rational DOORS
13 11 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
14 9 (0.85%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 144 (13.55%) Finance
2 58 (5.46%) Electronics
3 55 (5.17%) Telecoms
4 50 (4.70%) Banking
5 48 (4.52%) Marketing
6 46 (4.33%) Manufacturing
7 27 (2.54%) Automotive
8 25 (2.35%) Games
9 23 (2.16%) Multimedia
10 14 (1.32%) Military
11 12 (1.13%) Aerospace
11 12 (1.13%) Retail
12 9 (0.85%) Publishing
13 5 (0.47%) Avionics
13 5 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.094%) French Language
14 1 (0.094%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 450 (42.33%) Developer
2 396 (37.25%) Software Engineer
3 153 (14.39%) Software Developer
4 112 (10.54%) C++ Developer
5 76 (7.15%) Java Developer
6 74 (6.96%) Senior Developer
7 72 (6.77%) Senior Software Engineer
8 70 (6.59%) Graduate
9 56 (5.27%) C# Developer
10 48 (4.52%) C++ Software Engineer
11 45 (4.23%) Test Engineer
12 44 (4.14%) Java Software Engineer
13 38 (3.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 36 (3.39%) C++ Software Developer
14 36 (3.39%) Programmer
15 34 (3.20%) C Developer
16 31 (2.92%) Junior
17 30 (2.82%) Author
17 30 (2.82%) Technical Author
18 29 (2.73%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 298 (28.03%) .NET
2 149 (14.02%) HTML
3 116 (10.91%) XML
4 112 (10.54%) ASP.NET
5 70 (6.59%) MFC
6 68 (6.40%) CSS
7 57 (5.36%) STL
8 54 (5.08%) Web Services
9 47 (4.42%) WPF
10 39 (3.67%) WCF
10 39 (3.67%) Ajax
11 31 (2.92%) XSLT
11 31 (2.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 30 (2.82%) ASP.NET MVC
13 29 (2.73%) SOAP
14 28 (2.63%) Qt
14 28 (2.63%) WinForms
15 25 (2.35%) jQuery
16 21 (1.98%) J2EE
17 20 (1.88%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 317 (29.82%) Computer Science
2 121 (11.38%) Mathematics
3 120 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
4 62 (5.83%) Physics
5 48 (4.52%) Embedded Systems
6 39 (3.67%) User Experience
7 33 (3.10%) Device Driver
8 28 (2.63%) Cryptography
8 28 (2.63%) Statistics
8 28 (2.63%) PKI
9 27 (2.54%) Management Information System
10 26 (2.45%) Firmware
10 26 (2.45%) Hedge funds
11 20 (1.88%) 3D Graphics
12 19 (1.79%) Artificial Intelligence
13 17 (1.60%) Open Source
14 16 (1.51%) Smartphone
15 15 (1.41%) Visualisation
16 14 (1.32%) Mobile App
17 9 (0.85%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 248 (23.33%) Linux
2 203 (19.10%) Windows
3 159 (14.96%) UNIX
4 69 (6.49%) Android
5 47 (4.42%) Apple iOS
6 23 (2.16%) AIX
6 23 (2.16%) HPUX
7 13 (1.22%) Embedded Linux
8 12 (1.13%) Mac OS X
9 11 (1.03%) Mac OS
10 9 (0.85%) Windows CE
10 9 (0.85%) Solaris
11 8 (0.75%) Windows 7
12 7 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (0.47%) VxWorks
13 5 (0.47%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.28%) Windows Phone
14 3 (0.28%) Windows Phone 8
14 3 (0.28%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.28%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 517 (48.64%) Software Engineering
2 248 (23.33%) OO
3 215 (20.23%) Agile Software Development
4 145 (13.64%) Multithreading
5 82 (7.71%) TDD
6 76 (7.15%) OOP
7 64 (6.02%) Scrum
8 50 (4.70%) Project Management
9 45 (4.23%) OOD
10 43 (4.05%) Software Testing
11 40 (3.76%) Test Automation
12 39 (3.67%) Machine Learning
13 37 (3.48%) Unit Testing
13 37 (3.48%) Signal Processing
14 34 (3.20%) MVC
15 33 (3.10%) UML
15 33 (3.10%) Analytics
16 30 (2.82%) Mentoring
17 29 (2.73%) Risk Management
18 28 (2.63%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 515 (48.45%) C#
2 495 (46.57%) Java
3 468 (44.03%) C
4 297 (27.94%) Python
5 175 (16.46%) SQL
6 129 (12.14%) JavaScript
7 102 (9.60%) Perl
8 53 (4.99%) PHP
9 48 (4.52%) Objective-C
10 46 (4.33%) Embedded C
11 36 (3.39%) Bash Shell
11 36 (3.39%) Shell Script
12 34 (3.20%) MATLAB
12 34 (3.20%) VB
13 33 (3.10%) VB.NET
14 30 (2.82%) Embedded C++
15 18 (1.69%) Scala
16 17 (1.60%) Ruby
16 17 (1.60%) VC++
16 17 (1.60%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 480 (45.16%) Degree
2 41 (3.86%) PhD
3 40 (3.76%) Security Cleared
4 22 (2.07%) SC Cleared
5 16 (1.51%) ISEB
6 11 (1.03%) Postgraduate
7 10 (0.94%) ISTQB
8 9 (0.85%) CISSP
9 6 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (0.47%) HND
11 4 (0.38%) HNC
11 4 (0.38%) Chartered Engineer
12 3 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.28%) CISMP
12 3 (0.28%) CEH
12 3 (0.28%) BC Cleared
12 3 (0.28%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.094%) CSSLP
13 1 (0.094%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (9.13%) QA
2 17 (1.60%) ISO 9000
3 5 (0.47%) IEC 61508
3 5 (0.47%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.094%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.094%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (0.19%) KVM
4 1 (0.094%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 103 (9.69%) Oracle
2 95 (8.94%) Microsoft
3 22 (2.07%) Atlassian
4 16 (1.51%) Perforce
5 14 (1.32%) SunGard
6 11 (1.03%) HP
6 11 (1.03%) JBoss
7 8 (0.75%) Business Objects
8 7 (0.66%) VMware
8 7 (0.66%) MathWorks
9 6 (0.56%) SAP
9 6 (0.56%) QNX
9 6 (0.56%) MKS
10 5 (0.47%) Coverity
10 5 (0.47%) Google
10 5 (0.47%) Adobe
10 5 (0.47%) CA
11 4 (0.38%) TIBCO
11 4 (0.38%) ESRI
11 4 (0.38%) Synopsys
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