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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 30 33 23
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs citing C++ 507 534 653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 6.98% 6.76% 7.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.12% 11.84% 13.70%
Number of salaries quoted 435 440 565
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,950 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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
3863 4509 4765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 53.20% 57.08% 56.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3209 3809 4193
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +4 363 £45,000 +12.50% 88
Hertfordshire -21 82 £43,250 +8.12% 18
Essex -16 24 £45,000 +16.76% 7
Suffolk +9 20 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Bedfordshire +11 16 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Norfolk -5 4 £32,500 -10.34%
East Anglia 0 1 £50,000 +17.64%
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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++.

1 542 (53.40%) C
2 505 (49.75%) Software Engineering
3 432 (42.56%) Java
4 412 (40.59%) Degree
5 358 (35.27%) C#
6 332 (32.71%) Linux
7 327 (32.22%) Computer Science
8 322 (31.72%) Python
9 253 (24.93%) Agile Software Development
10 225 (22.17%) Windows
11 213 (20.99%) OO
12 198 (19.51%) .NET
13 183 (18.03%) JavaScript
14 178 (17.54%) HTML
14 178 (17.54%) SQL
15 148 (14.58%) UNIX
16 143 (14.09%) Finance
17 133 (13.10%) Perl
18 119 (11.72%) XML
19 107 (10.54%) Microsoft
20 103 (10.15%) Scrum
21 100 (9.85%) Multithreading
22 99 (9.75%) Android
23 97 (9.56%) SQL Server
24 96 (9.46%) Electronics
25 91 (8.97%) Mathematics
26 89 (8.77%) Algorithms
27 87 (8.57%) CSS
28 80 (7.88%) Visual Studio
29 77 (7.59%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 24 (2.36%) WebSphere
2 18 (1.77%) IIS
3 16 (1.58%) Apache
4 15 (1.48%) Confluence
5 10 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
6 9 (0.89%) SAS
7 8 (0.79%) Node.js
7 8 (0.79%) OpenStack
7 8 (0.79%) Tomcat
8 6 (0.59%) JBoss
8 6 (0.59%) CloudStack
8 6 (0.59%) SharePoint
9 5 (0.49%) Apache Pig
10 4 (0.39%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.30%) Tuxedo
11 3 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.099%) MQSeries
13 1 (0.099%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (1.97%) MS Office
2 18 (1.77%) MS Excel
3 12 (1.18%) Simulink
4 10 (0.99%) 3ds Max
5 7 (0.69%) Mathematica
6 6 (0.59%) Blender
6 6 (0.59%) Maya
6 6 (0.59%) SPSS
7 5 (0.49%) CPLEX
8 3 (0.30%) MS Project
8 3 (0.30%) S-PLUS
9 2 (0.20%) Stateflow
9 2 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.099%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.099%) Temenos Globus
2 1 (0.099%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (2.07%) SaaS
3 15 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.099%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 59 (5.81%) Wireless
2 51 (5.02%) TCP/IP
3 48 (4.73%) Internet
4 33 (3.25%) Ethernet
5 30 (2.96%) ZigBee
6 27 (2.66%) Bluetooth
7 23 (2.27%) HTTP
8 10 (0.99%) SSL
8 10 (0.99%) IPv4
8 10 (0.99%) LTE
9 9 (0.89%) Intranet
10 8 (0.79%) Firewall
10 8 (0.79%) 3G
10 8 (0.79%) 3GPP
11 7 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (0.69%) AMQP
12 5 (0.49%) Wireshark
12 5 (0.49%) 802.15
12 5 (0.49%) X.509
13 4 (0.39%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (9.56%) SQL Server
2 43 (4.24%) Relational Database
3 29 (2.86%) RDBMS
4 27 (2.66%) MySQL
5 13 (1.28%) Big Data
6 10 (0.99%) NoSQL
7 9 (0.89%) DB2
8 8 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (0.79%) Firebird
9 7 (0.69%) Hadoop
10 6 (0.59%) Data Mining
11 5 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (0.20%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (0.099%) UniData
14 1 (0.099%) Oracle Reports
14 1 (0.099%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 80 (7.88%) Visual Studio
2 42 (4.14%) Eclipse
3 41 (4.04%) Git (software)
4 37 (3.65%) Subversion
5 32 (3.15%) Selenium
6 29 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
7 26 (2.56%) Jenkins
8 19 (1.87%) SoapUI
9 18 (1.77%) JIRA
10 15 (1.48%) GCC
11 14 (1.38%) Maven
11 14 (1.38%) JMeter
12 10 (0.99%) NUnit
13 9 (0.89%) Bugzilla
13 9 (0.89%) TeamCity
13 9 (0.89%) Rhino Mocks
13 9 (0.89%) Visual Studio Team System
14 8 (0.79%) Cucumber
14 8 (0.79%) CruiseControl
15 7 (0.69%) LabVIEW
General
1 143 (14.09%) Finance
2 96 (9.46%) Electronics
3 72 (7.09%) Banking
4 57 (5.62%) Telecoms
5 52 (5.12%) Marketing
6 36 (3.55%) Automotive
7 34 (3.35%) Manufacturing
8 21 (2.07%) Retail
9 19 (1.87%) Multimedia
10 10 (0.99%) Financial Institution
11 9 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
11 9 (0.89%) Aerospace
12 7 (0.69%) Games
13 4 (0.39%) Military
14 3 (0.30%) Advertising
14 3 (0.30%) Arabic Language
14 3 (0.30%) Russian Language
14 3 (0.30%) Avionics
15 2 (0.20%) Billing
16 1 (0.099%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 429 (42.27%) Software Engineer
2 394 (38.82%) Developer
3 158 (15.57%) Software Developer
4 121 (11.92%) C++ Developer
5 70 (6.90%) Senior Developer
6 66 (6.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 61 (6.01%) Java Developer
8 60 (5.91%) C++ Software Engineer
8 60 (5.91%) Programmer
9 59 (5.81%) Senior Software Engineer
10 49 (4.83%) Graduate
11 40 (3.94%) Team Leader
12 39 (3.84%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 34 (3.35%) Author
13 34 (3.35%) Technical Author
14 31 (3.05%) C# Developer
14 31 (3.05%) Senior Software Developer
15 26 (2.56%) Tester
15 26 (2.56%) Software Team Leader
16 25 (2.46%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (19.51%) .NET
2 178 (17.54%) HTML
3 119 (11.72%) XML
4 87 (8.57%) CSS
5 72 (7.09%) Web Services
6 55 (5.42%) ASP.NET
6 55 (5.42%) jQuery
7 54 (5.32%) HTML5
8 51 (5.02%) SOAP
9 42 (4.14%) XSLT
10 37 (3.65%) MFC
11 35 (3.45%) STL
12 34 (3.35%) J2EE
13 33 (3.25%) CSS3
14 32 (3.15%) Ajax
15 31 (3.05%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 23 (2.27%) JSP
17 21 (2.07%) Qt
17 21 (2.07%) Spring
17 21 (2.07%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 327 (32.22%) Computer Science
2 91 (8.97%) Mathematics
3 89 (8.77%) Algorithms
4 73 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
5 54 (5.32%) Embedded Systems
6 37 (3.65%) User Experience
7 36 (3.55%) Device Driver
8 29 (2.86%) Physics
9 28 (2.76%) Client/Server
10 27 (2.66%) Management Information System
11 25 (2.46%) Visualisation
12 23 (2.27%) Cryptography
13 21 (2.07%) Open Source
14 17 (1.67%) Robotics
15 16 (1.58%) Mechatronics
15 16 (1.58%) 3D Graphics
15 16 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
16 14 (1.38%) Internet of Things
16 14 (1.38%) Statistics
17 13 (1.28%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 332 (32.71%) Linux
2 225 (22.17%) Windows
3 148 (14.58%) UNIX
4 99 (9.75%) Android
5 76 (7.49%) Apple iOS
6 31 (3.05%) Mac OS X
7 26 (2.56%) Embedded Linux
8 22 (2.17%) AIX
8 22 (2.17%) HPUX
9 15 (1.48%) Solaris
10 9 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.39%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.20%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.20%) VxWorks
13 1 (0.099%) Windows CE
13 1 (0.099%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 505 (49.75%) Software Engineering
2 253 (24.93%) Agile Software Development
3 213 (20.99%) OO
4 103 (10.15%) Scrum
5 100 (9.85%) Multithreading
6 58 (5.71%) OOD
7 57 (5.62%) TDD
7 57 (5.62%) Mentoring
8 51 (5.02%) Test Automation
9 47 (4.63%) Unit Testing
10 40 (3.94%) Automated Testing
11 39 (3.84%) OOP
12 37 (3.65%) Regression Testing
13 36 (3.55%) Web Development
14 35 (3.45%) Test Scripting
15 34 (3.35%) Software Testing
16 33 (3.25%) UML
17 32 (3.15%) MVC
18 31 (3.05%) Continuous Integration
18 31 (3.05%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 542 (53.40%) C
2 432 (42.56%) Java
3 358 (35.27%) C#
4 322 (31.72%) Python
5 183 (18.03%) JavaScript
6 178 (17.54%) SQL
7 133 (13.10%) Perl
8 72 (7.09%) PHP
9 71 (7.00%) Embedded C
10 58 (5.71%) Objective-C
11 57 (5.62%) MATLAB
12 51 (5.02%) Embedded C++
13 50 (4.93%) Shell Script
14 45 (4.43%) Bash Shell
15 27 (2.66%) Assembly Language
16 21 (2.07%) Ruby
17 20 (1.97%) VB
18 16 (1.58%) R
18 16 (1.58%) GLSL
19 10 (0.99%) XPath
Qualifications
1 412 (40.59%) Degree
2 36 (3.55%) Security Cleared
3 25 (2.46%) ISEB
4 18 (1.77%) PhD
5 12 (1.18%) SC Cleared
6 10 (0.99%) MCP
6 10 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (0.99%) Sun Certification
7 5 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.20%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.20%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.20%) CISSP
8 2 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.099%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (7.59%) QA
2 11 (1.08%) ISO 9000
2 11 (1.08%) DO-178B
3 5 (0.49%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.099%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.099%) SLA
4 1 (0.099%) JTAG
System Software
1 74 (7.29%) Firmware
2 17 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.08%) VirtualBox
4 8 (0.79%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.20%) Docker
5 2 (0.20%) iptables
5 2 (0.20%) Xen
6 1 (0.099%) XenServer
6 1 (0.099%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (0.20%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.099%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 107 (10.54%) Microsoft
2 54 (5.32%) Oracle
3 21 (2.07%) Google
4 20 (1.97%) Atlassian
5 17 (1.67%) VMware
6 15 (1.48%) IBM
6 15 (1.48%) Intel
7 14 (1.38%) Perforce
8 9 (0.89%) Xamarin
9 8 (0.79%) Rackspace
9 8 (0.79%) TOWER Software
10 7 (0.69%) Synopsys
10 7 (0.69%) OpenLink
11 6 (0.59%) Sony
11 6 (0.59%) Coverity
12 3 (0.30%) ION Trading
12 3 (0.30%) HP
12 3 (0.30%) SAP
13 2 (0.20%) Apple
13 2 (0.20%) QNX
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens - health, pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens - health, pension
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £30000.00 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Bedfordshire
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maldon, Essex
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum Best Training + Stock Options + More
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Salary: 25,000 to 30,000
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Salary: £50,000 to £55,000
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Bedfordshire
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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