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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 26 25 27
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing C++ 529 507 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 7.32% 7.68% 7.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.83% 13.49% 13.43%
Number of salaries quoted 430 429 534
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £55,000
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
3824 3759 4789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 52.92% 56.96% 55.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3100 3181 4193
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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 26 January 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 26 January 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 -2 351 £42,500 +10.38% 107
Hertfordshire +9 114 £45,000 - 12
Essex -37 22 £47,500 -5.00% 9
Suffolk -19 18 £37,500 -21.87% 5
Bedfordshire +4 12 £45,750 +14.37% 2
Norfolk -1 12 £40,000 -20.00% 1
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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++.

1 537 (54.19%) Software Engineering
2 504 (50.86%) C
3 472 (47.63%) Java
4 423 (42.68%) Degree
5 388 (39.15%) C#
6 332 (33.50%) Python
7 312 (31.48%) Computer Science
8 300 (30.27%) Linux
9 237 (23.92%) Agile Software Development
10 220 (22.20%) OO
11 215 (21.70%) .NET
12 187 (18.87%) Windows
13 169 (17.05%) HTML
14 167 (16.85%) UNIX
15 134 (13.52%) Finance
16 132 (13.32%) JavaScript
17 130 (13.12%) SQL
18 128 (12.92%) Multithreading
19 123 (12.41%) XML
20 120 (12.11%) Algorithms
21 118 (11.91%) Perl
22 104 (10.49%) Android
23 97 (9.79%) Scrum
24 94 (9.49%) Mathematics
25 89 (8.98%) Microsoft
26 88 (8.88%) SQL Server
26 88 (8.88%) Visual Studio
27 85 (8.58%) QA
28 79 (7.97%) Analytical Skills
29 75 (7.57%) Electronics

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 23 (2.32%) Confluence
2 19 (1.92%) IIS
3 15 (1.51%) Tomcat
4 12 (1.21%) Apache
4 12 (1.21%) WebSphere
5 11 (1.11%) OpenStack
6 10 (1.01%) GlassFish
7 9 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
7 9 (0.91%) SAS
8 8 (0.81%) CloudStack
9 6 (0.61%) JBoss
10 5 (0.50%) WebLogic
10 5 (0.50%) SharePoint
10 5 (0.50%) Apache Pig
11 3 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.30%) MQSeries
12 2 (0.20%) Tuxedo
12 2 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.20%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 25 (2.52%) MS Office
2 18 (1.82%) MS Excel
2 18 (1.82%) 3ds Max
3 15 (1.51%) Simulink
4 10 (1.01%) Mathematica
5 9 (0.91%) Maya
5 9 (0.91%) Blender
6 6 (0.61%) SPSS
7 5 (0.50%) CPLEX
8 4 (0.40%) Stateflow
9 3 (0.30%) S-PLUS
10 2 (0.20%) MS Visio
11 1 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.20%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.10%) Temenos Globus
3 1 (0.10%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 24 (2.42%) SaaS
2 16 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.10%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 52 (5.25%) Wireless
2 51 (5.15%) Internet
3 47 (4.74%) TCP/IP
4 27 (2.72%) Ethernet
5 21 (2.12%) ZigBee
6 16 (1.61%) HTTP
6 16 (1.61%) Bluetooth
7 15 (1.51%) LTE
8 11 (1.11%) GSM
8 11 (1.11%) SNMP
8 11 (1.11%) 3G
9 10 (1.01%) Firewall
9 10 (1.01%) 4G
10 9 (0.91%) IPv4
11 8 (0.81%) UMTS
11 8 (0.81%) 2G
12 6 (0.61%) ATM
12 6 (0.61%) IPv6
12 6 (0.61%) iSCSI
13 5 (0.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (8.88%) SQL Server
2 40 (4.04%) Relational Database
3 30 (3.03%) RDBMS
4 28 (2.83%) MySQL
5 20 (2.02%) Apache Cassandra
6 19 (1.92%) NoSQL
6 19 (1.92%) Hadoop
7 13 (1.31%) Big Data
8 10 (1.01%) MongoDB
8 10 (1.01%) BigTable
9 9 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (0.71%) Data Mining
11 6 (0.61%) Firebird
12 5 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (0.40%) DB2
13 4 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 3 (0.30%) PostgreSQL
15 2 (0.20%) MarkLogic
16 1 (0.10%) Oracle Database
16 1 (0.10%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 88 (8.88%) Visual Studio
2 48 (4.84%) Eclipse
3 45 (4.54%) Git (software)
4 38 (3.83%) Jenkins
5 31 (3.13%) Subversion
6 27 (2.72%) Team Foundation Server
7 15 (1.51%) Maven
7 15 (1.51%) Selenium
8 10 (1.01%) NUnit
8 10 (1.01%) JIRA
8 10 (1.01%) Ant
8 10 (1.01%) Rhino Mocks
9 9 (0.91%) Visual Studio Team System
9 9 (0.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 9 (0.91%) GCC
9 9 (0.91%) SoapUI
10 7 (0.71%) Redmine
10 7 (0.71%) MSTest
10 7 (0.71%) Hudson
11 6 (0.61%) LabVIEW
General
1 134 (13.52%) Finance
2 75 (7.57%) Electronics
3 69 (6.96%) Banking
4 57 (5.75%) Marketing
5 56 (5.65%) Telecoms
6 32 (3.23%) Automotive
7 26 (2.62%) Manufacturing
8 23 (2.32%) Multimedia
9 22 (2.22%) Retail
10 16 (1.61%) Games
11 14 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
12 13 (1.31%) Military
13 11 (1.11%) Aerospace
14 9 (0.91%) Financial Institution
15 8 (0.81%) Avionics
16 3 (0.30%) Publishing
16 3 (0.30%) Russian Language
16 3 (0.30%) Arabic Language
17 2 (0.20%) French Language
17 2 (0.20%) Billing
Job Titles
1 436 (44.00%) Software Engineer
2 371 (37.44%) Developer
3 158 (15.94%) Software Developer
4 111 (11.20%) C++ Developer
5 76 (7.67%) Senior Developer
6 69 (6.96%) Senior Software Engineer
7 66 (6.66%) C++ Software Engineer
8 65 (6.56%) Java Developer
9 61 (6.16%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 52 (5.25%) Programmer
11 47 (4.74%) Graduate
12 41 (4.14%) Author
12 41 (4.14%) Technical Author
13 39 (3.94%) Test Engineer
14 35 (3.53%) Senior Software Developer
15 33 (3.33%) C++ Software Developer
16 31 (3.13%) Senior Java Developer
17 30 (3.03%) Team Leader
17 30 (3.03%) Java Software Engineer
18 28 (2.83%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 215 (21.70%) .NET
2 169 (17.05%) HTML
3 123 (12.41%) XML
4 75 (7.57%) CSS
5 57 (5.75%) Web Services
6 53 (5.35%) ASP.NET
7 43 (4.34%) STL
8 38 (3.83%) SOAP
8 38 (3.83%) XSLT
8 38 (3.83%) jQuery
9 34 (3.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 32 (3.23%) HTML5
11 27 (2.72%) Ajax
11 27 (2.72%) MFC
12 22 (2.22%) OpenGL
12 22 (2.22%) Qt
13 21 (2.12%) WCF
14 20 (2.02%) Android SDK
15 19 (1.92%) JSP
15 19 (1.92%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 312 (31.48%) Computer Science
2 120 (12.11%) Algorithms
3 94 (9.49%) Mathematics
4 79 (7.97%) Analytical Skills
5 59 (5.95%) Embedded Systems
6 42 (4.24%) Device Driver
7 32 (3.23%) Management Information System
8 30 (3.03%) Physics
8 30 (3.03%) User Experience
9 29 (2.93%) Cryptography
10 25 (2.52%) 3D Graphics
11 20 (2.02%) Open Source
12 19 (1.92%) Statistics
13 18 (1.82%) Visualisation
14 17 (1.72%) PKI
15 16 (1.61%) Artificial Intelligence
16 14 (1.41%) Smartphone
16 14 (1.41%) Mobile App
16 14 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
17 13 (1.31%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 300 (30.27%) Linux
2 187 (18.87%) Windows
3 167 (16.85%) UNIX
4 104 (10.49%) Android
5 66 (6.66%) Apple iOS
6 29 (2.93%) AIX
6 29 (2.93%) HPUX
7 26 (2.62%) Mac OS X
8 24 (2.42%) Embedded Linux
9 13 (1.31%) Solaris
10 5 (0.50%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.40%) Windows Phone
12 3 (0.30%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.20%) VxWorks
14 1 (0.10%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.10%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.10%) uClinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 537 (54.19%) Software Engineering
2 237 (23.92%) Agile Software Development
3 220 (22.20%) OO
4 128 (12.92%) Multithreading
5 97 (9.79%) Scrum
6 59 (5.95%) TDD
7 50 (5.05%) Mentoring
8 49 (4.94%) OOD
9 43 (4.34%) Unit Testing
10 41 (4.14%) Automated Testing
11 37 (3.73%) OOP
12 35 (3.53%) Regression Testing
13 34 (3.43%) UML
13 34 (3.43%) Test Automation
14 31 (3.13%) Software Testing
15 30 (3.03%) Product Management
15 30 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
15 30 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
16 26 (2.62%) User Stories
17 24 (2.42%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 504 (50.86%) C
2 472 (47.63%) Java
3 388 (39.15%) C#
4 332 (33.50%) Python
5 132 (13.32%) JavaScript
6 130 (13.12%) SQL
7 118 (11.91%) Perl
8 70 (7.06%) Embedded C
9 59 (5.95%) PHP
9 59 (5.95%) Objective-C
10 54 (5.45%) Shell Script
11 50 (5.05%) MATLAB
12 46 (4.64%) Embedded C++
13 39 (3.94%) Bash Shell
14 32 (3.23%) VB
15 23 (2.32%) Assembly Language
16 21 (2.12%) Ruby
16 21 (2.12%) GLSL
17 19 (1.92%) R
17 19 (1.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 423 (42.68%) Degree
2 32 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 27 (2.72%) ISEB
4 19 (1.92%) PhD
5 9 (0.91%) SC Cleared
5 9 (0.91%) Sun Certification
6 6 (0.61%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.40%) HND
8 2 (0.20%) CISSP
8 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.20%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (0.10%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.10%) MCP
9 1 (0.10%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (8.58%) QA
2 16 (1.61%) DO-178B
3 15 (1.51%) ISO 9000
4 10 (1.01%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.10%) JTAG
System Software
1 51 (5.15%) Firmware
2 22 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.01%) VirtualBox
4 7 (0.71%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.30%) Xen
6 1 (0.10%) XenServer
6 1 (0.10%) KVM
Vendors
1 89 (8.98%) Microsoft
2 63 (6.36%) Oracle
3 26 (2.62%) Atlassian
4 22 (2.22%) Google
4 22 (2.22%) VMware
5 17 (1.72%) Intel
6 9 (0.91%) Perforce
7 7 (0.71%) Sony
7 7 (0.71%) HP
7 7 (0.71%) Rackspace
8 6 (0.61%) Xamarin
8 6 (0.61%) TOWER Software
9 5 (0.50%) TIBCO
9 5 (0.50%) Business Objects
9 5 (0.50%) Synopsys
10 4 (0.40%) Coverity
10 4 (0.40%) IBM
11 3 (0.30%) SAP
11 3 (0.30%) Apple
11 3 (0.30%) Quark
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