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

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 31 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 505 558 793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 6.34% 8.13% 8.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.31% 14.36% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 404 468 670
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
4104 3885 5353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 51.51% 56.59% 58.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3365 3301 4714
Average salary £40,200 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 17 December 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 17 December 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 -7 338 £42,500 +6.25% 72
Hertfordshire -4 106 £42,500 +13.33% 20
Suffolk -14 24 £31,500 -25.00% 4
Essex -56 14 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Bedfordshire +8 13 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Norfolk +2 10 £47,500 -5.00%
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 (54.74%) Software Engineering
2 507 (51.11%) Java
3 478 (48.19%) C
4 454 (45.77%) Degree
5 425 (42.84%) C#
6 349 (35.18%) Python
7 321 (32.36%) Computer Science
8 287 (28.93%) Linux
9 242 (24.40%) .NET
10 221 (22.28%) OO
11 212 (21.37%) Agile Software Development
12 186 (18.75%) Windows
13 159 (16.03%) UNIX
14 155 (15.63%) HTML
15 148 (14.92%) Algorithms
16 147 (14.82%) Multithreading
17 135 (13.61%) JavaScript
18 133 (13.41%) SQL
19 128 (12.90%) Finance
20 118 (11.90%) Perl
21 117 (11.79%) XML
22 108 (10.89%) Android
23 103 (10.38%) Mathematics
24 96 (9.68%) SQL Server
25 93 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
26 87 (8.77%) Visual Studio
27 83 (8.37%) Scrum
28 81 (8.17%) Microsoft
29 78 (7.86%) ASP.NET
29 78 (7.86%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 (2.32%) Confluence
2 22 (2.22%) Tomcat
3 18 (1.81%) GlassFish
4 17 (1.71%) IIS
5 13 (1.31%) OpenStack
6 9 (0.91%) WebSphere
6 9 (0.91%) Apache
6 9 (0.91%) CloudStack
7 6 (0.60%) SAS
7 6 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (0.50%) SharePoint
8 5 (0.50%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (0.40%) WebLogic
9 4 (0.40%) JBoss
10 3 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.30%) MQSeries
10 3 (0.30%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.20%) Node.js
Applications
1 30 (3.02%) MS Office
2 25 (2.52%) 3ds Max
3 23 (2.32%) MS Excel
4 14 (1.41%) Simulink
5 12 (1.21%) Blender
5 12 (1.21%) Maya
6 6 (0.60%) Stateflow
6 6 (0.60%) Mathematica
7 3 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.30%) CPLEX
7 3 (0.30%) SPSS
7 3 (0.30%) S-PLUS
8 2 (0.20%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.10%) InDesign
9 1 (0.10%) MS Project
9 1 (0.10%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.10%) LabWindows
2 1 (0.10%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 23 (2.32%) SaaS
2 7 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 48 (4.84%) Internet
2 47 (4.74%) Wireless
3 44 (4.44%) TCP/IP
4 23 (2.32%) Ethernet
5 19 (1.92%) LTE
5 19 (1.92%) ZigBee
6 16 (1.61%) GSM
7 15 (1.51%) 3G
8 14 (1.41%) SNMP
9 12 (1.21%) 4G
9 12 (1.21%) HTTP
9 12 (1.21%) Bluetooth
10 10 (1.01%) 2G
10 10 (1.01%) UMTS
11 8 (0.81%) Firewall
12 6 (0.60%) iSCSI
12 6 (0.60%) GPRS
12 6 (0.60%) ATM
12 6 (0.60%) IPv4
12 6 (0.60%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 34 (3.43%) Relational Database
3 28 (2.82%) RDBMS
3 28 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
4 27 (2.72%) MySQL
5 26 (2.62%) Hadoop
5 26 (2.62%) NoSQL
6 18 (1.81%) MongoDB
6 18 (1.81%) BigTable
7 12 (1.21%) Big Data
7 12 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (0.81%) Data Mining
8 8 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (0.50%) DB2
9 5 (0.50%) MarkLogic
10 4 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.30%) Firebird
12 2 (0.20%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.10%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 87 (8.77%) Visual Studio
2 48 (4.84%) Eclipse
3 44 (4.44%) Git (software)
4 41 (4.13%) Jenkins
5 39 (3.93%) Subversion
6 25 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
7 15 (1.51%) Selenium
7 15 (1.51%) Hudson
8 13 (1.31%) Maven
9 12 (1.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 10 (1.01%) CppUnit
10 10 (1.01%) Rhino Mocks
10 10 (1.01%) Ant
10 10 (1.01%) NUnit
11 8 (0.81%) MSTest
11 8 (0.81%) Bugzilla
12 7 (0.71%) ReSharper
12 7 (0.71%) Visual Studio Team System
13 6 (0.60%) xUnit.net
13 6 (0.60%) SoapUI
General
1 128 (12.90%) Finance
2 63 (6.35%) Banking
3 60 (6.05%) Telecoms
4 58 (5.85%) Marketing
5 57 (5.75%) Electronics
6 35 (3.53%) Automotive
7 30 (3.02%) Manufacturing
8 24 (2.42%) Games
9 22 (2.22%) Multimedia
10 19 (1.92%) Retail
11 14 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
12 11 (1.11%) Military
12 11 (1.11%) Aerospace
13 7 (0.71%) Avionics
14 6 (0.60%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.60%) Publishing
15 3 (0.30%) Russian Language
15 3 (0.30%) Arabic Language
16 2 (0.20%) Advertising
16 2 (0.20%) Billing
Job Titles
1 419 (42.24%) Software Engineer
2 389 (39.21%) Developer
3 163 (16.43%) Software Developer
4 100 (10.08%) C++ Developer
5 80 (8.06%) Java Developer
6 74 (7.46%) Senior Developer
7 70 (7.06%) Senior Software Engineer
8 61 (6.15%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 57 (5.75%) Graduate
10 55 (5.54%) C++ Software Engineer
11 43 (4.33%) Programmer
11 43 (4.33%) Test Engineer
12 36 (3.63%) Author
12 36 (3.63%) Technical Author
12 36 (3.63%) C# Developer
13 35 (3.53%) Java Software Engineer
14 34 (3.43%) Java Software Developer
14 34 (3.43%) Senior Software Developer
15 31 (3.13%) Senior Java Developer
16 30 (3.02%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 242 (24.40%) .NET
2 155 (15.63%) HTML
3 117 (11.79%) XML
4 78 (7.86%) ASP.NET
5 65 (6.55%) CSS
6 40 (4.03%) Web Services
7 39 (3.93%) STL
8 35 (3.53%) Ajax
9 34 (3.43%) MFC
10 31 (3.13%) XSLT
11 30 (3.02%) SOAP
12 29 (2.92%) jQuery
13 27 (2.72%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 24 (2.42%) Android SDK
15 23 (2.32%) WCF
16 22 (2.22%) HTML5
17 20 (2.02%) WPF
17 20 (2.02%) Qt
18 19 (1.92%) .NET Framework
18 19 (1.92%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 321 (32.36%) Computer Science
2 148 (14.92%) Algorithms
3 103 (10.38%) Mathematics
4 93 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
5 55 (5.54%) Embedded Systems
6 45 (4.54%) Device Driver
7 39 (3.93%) Physics
8 32 (3.23%) User Experience
9 30 (3.02%) Cryptography
9 30 (3.02%) 3D Graphics
10 27 (2.72%) Management Information System
11 23 (2.32%) Artificial Intelligence
12 21 (2.12%) Smartphone
12 21 (2.12%) Statistics
13 18 (1.81%) PKI
14 17 (1.71%) Open Source
15 15 (1.51%) Mobile App
16 14 (1.41%) Data Structures
17 13 (1.31%) Visualisation
18 11 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 287 (28.93%) Linux
2 186 (18.75%) Windows
3 159 (16.03%) UNIX
4 108 (10.89%) Android
5 63 (6.35%) Apple iOS
6 32 (3.23%) AIX
6 32 (3.23%) HPUX
7 27 (2.72%) Embedded Linux
8 19 (1.92%) Mac OS X
9 12 (1.21%) Solaris
10 10 (1.01%) Mac OS
11 7 (0.71%) VxWorks
12 5 (0.50%) Windows CE
12 5 (0.50%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.30%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.20%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.20%) uClinux
15 1 (0.10%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 543 (54.74%) Software Engineering
2 221 (22.28%) OO
3 212 (21.37%) Agile Software Development
4 147 (14.82%) Multithreading
5 83 (8.37%) Scrum
6 62 (6.25%) TDD
7 44 (4.44%) OOD
8 42 (4.23%) Unit Testing
9 40 (4.03%) Mentoring
10 38 (3.83%) OOP
11 36 (3.63%) Automated Testing
12 31 (3.13%) MVC
13 30 (3.02%) UML
14 29 (2.92%) Regression Testing
14 29 (2.92%) Software Testing
15 28 (2.82%) Signal Processing
16 26 (2.62%) Test Automation
16 26 (2.62%) Continuous Improvement
16 26 (2.62%) Machine Learning
17 25 (2.52%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 507 (51.11%) Java
2 478 (48.19%) C
3 425 (42.84%) C#
4 349 (35.18%) Python
5 135 (13.61%) JavaScript
6 133 (13.41%) SQL
7 118 (11.90%) Perl
8 66 (6.65%) Embedded C
9 61 (6.15%) Objective-C
10 56 (5.65%) PHP
11 46 (4.64%) Embedded C++
12 45 (4.54%) Shell Script
13 44 (4.44%) MATLAB
14 34 (3.43%) Bash Shell
15 31 (3.13%) VB
16 22 (2.22%) VB.NET
16 22 (2.22%) GLSL
17 20 (2.02%) Scala
18 19 (1.92%) Ruby
19 17 (1.71%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 454 (45.77%) Degree
2 33 (3.33%) Security Cleared
3 22 (2.22%) ISEB
4 20 (2.02%) PhD
5 9 (0.91%) SC Cleared
6 7 (0.71%) ISTQB
7 6 (0.60%) Sun Certification
8 5 (0.50%) CISSP
9 4 (0.40%) Postgraduate
10 3 (0.30%) CEH
10 3 (0.30%) CISMP
10 3 (0.30%) HND
11 2 (0.20%) Chartered Engineer
11 2 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.10%) HNC
12 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.10%) BC Cleared
12 1 (0.10%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (7.86%) QA
2 15 (1.51%) ISO 9000
3 12 (1.21%) DO-178B
4 7 (0.71%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.10%) WCAG
5 1 (0.10%) JTAG
System Software
1 46 (4.64%) Firmware
2 19 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.71%) VirtualBox
4 4 (0.40%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.30%) Xen
6 2 (0.20%) KVM
7 1 (0.10%) XenServer
Vendors
1 81 (8.17%) Microsoft
2 70 (7.06%) Oracle
3 25 (2.52%) Atlassian
4 19 (1.92%) VMware
5 17 (1.71%) Google
6 15 (1.51%) Intel
7 12 (1.21%) HP
8 8 (0.81%) Perforce
8 8 (0.81%) Business Objects
9 7 (0.71%) Sony
9 7 (0.71%) Xamarin
10 5 (0.50%) IBM
10 5 (0.50%) TIBCO
10 5 (0.50%) QNX
11 4 (0.40%) Rackspace
11 4 (0.40%) Synopsys
11 4 (0.40%) Coverity
11 4 (0.40%) TOWER Software
11 4 (0.40%) Apple
11 4 (0.40%) Adobe
Essex
Optimus Search
Salary: Negotiable + Pension/ Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20k plus fantastic bonus and more
Posted: 5 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Optimus Search
Salary: Negotiable + Pension/ Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £36000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Great Base + Top Prospects
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Awesome + Top Prospects
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Proteus Europe
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £30k++
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum & Bonus, Training, Health, Pension, Life, Flex
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + stock options
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Roc Search
Posted: 2 days ago