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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 35 33 36
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 399 502 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 6.06% 6.64% 6.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.78% 12.44% 11.79%
Number of salaries quoted 358 427 474
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,300
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
3388 4034 4852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 51.49% 53.40% 57.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2983 3443 4111
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -5 250 £42,500 -1.16% 63
Hertfordshire +28 104 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Bedfordshire +3 21 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Essex -10 11 £47,500 +18.75% 8
Suffolk -1 10 £19,000 -45.71% 4
Norfolk +16 2 £42,175 +8.83% 1
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for C++.

1 410 (49.22%) Software Engineering
2 400 (48.02%) C
3 376 (45.14%) Degree
4 363 (43.58%) Java
5 296 (35.53%) Computer Science
6 284 (34.09%) Linux
7 277 (33.25%) C#
8 210 (25.21%) Windows
9 200 (24.01%) Python
10 197 (23.65%) Agile Software Development
11 190 (22.81%) .NET
12 171 (20.53%) HTML
13 151 (18.13%) JavaScript
14 138 (16.57%) Mathematics
15 130 (15.61%) SQL
16 111 (13.33%) CSS
17 108 (12.97%) Algorithms
18 96 (11.52%) Multithreading
19 93 (11.16%) Android
20 89 (10.68%) XML
21 88 (10.56%) Electronics
22 87 (10.44%) SDLC
23 81 (9.72%) Unix
24 76 (9.12%) Perl
25 75 (9.00%) Web Services
25 75 (9.00%) Physics
26 72 (8.64%) Apple iOS
27 71 (8.52%) OO
28 69 (8.28%) PHP
28 69 (8.28%) Finance

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (3.24%) CMS
2 24 (2.88%) Node.js
3 12 (1.44%) IIS
4 11 (1.32%) OpenEdge
5 10 (1.20%) WebLogic
6 6 (0.72%) DNN
6 6 (0.72%) MS Exchange
6 6 (0.72%) SharePoint
6 6 (0.72%) Tomcat
7 5 (0.60%) Apache
7 5 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (0.60%) GlassFish
8 3 (0.36%) Confluence
9 2 (0.24%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.12%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.12%) SAS
10 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (1.32%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.96%) MS Office
2 8 (0.96%) Simulink
3 3 (0.36%) Mathematica
3 3 (0.36%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.36%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.64%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.36%) SaaS
5 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.12%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 43 (5.16%) TCP/IP
2 32 (3.84%) HTTP
3 18 (2.16%) Internet
4 16 (1.92%) Ethernet
5 10 (1.20%) Firewall
5 10 (1.20%) LDAP
6 7 (0.84%) Wireless
7 5 (0.60%) DNS
7 5 (0.60%) ZigBee
8 4 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (0.36%) Bluetooth
9 3 (0.36%) SSL
10 2 (0.24%) CTI
10 2 (0.24%) GSM
10 2 (0.24%) LAN
10 2 (0.24%) SSH
10 2 (0.24%) WAN
11 1 (0.12%) LTE
11 1 (0.12%) Network Security
11 1 (0.12%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (7.92%) SQL Server
2 49 (5.88%) MySQL
3 41 (4.92%) Big Data
4 24 (2.88%) NoSQL
5 20 (2.40%) Data Mining
6 11 (1.32%) DB2
7 10 (1.20%) Relational Database
8 6 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.36%) Firebird
10 3 (0.36%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.24%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.24%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.12%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.12%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.12%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 66 (7.92%) Visual Studio
2 47 (5.64%) Git (software)
3 33 (3.96%) LabVIEW
4 31 (3.72%) Eclipse
5 29 (3.48%) Subversion
6 28 (3.36%) JIRA
7 22 (2.64%) Maven
8 17 (2.04%) Selenium
9 16 (1.92%) Gradle
9 16 (1.92%) Jenkins
10 15 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
11 14 (1.68%) NUnit
12 13 (1.56%) Grunt
12 13 (1.56%) gulp
13 11 (1.32%) JUnit
14 7 (0.84%) QUnit
15 6 (0.72%) Artifactory
15 6 (0.72%) Cucumber
15 6 (0.72%) Sonatype Nexus
16 5 (0.60%) Mockito
General
1 88 (10.56%) Electronics
2 69 (8.28%) Finance
3 57 (6.84%) Telecoms
4 34 (4.08%) Games
5 28 (3.36%) Automotive
6 25 (3.00%) Aerospace
6 25 (3.00%) Financial Institution
7 24 (2.88%) Pharmaceutical
8 21 (2.52%) Retail
9 13 (1.56%) Banking
10 12 (1.44%) Arabic Language
10 12 (1.44%) Russian Language
11 11 (1.32%) Marketing
12 10 (1.20%) Manufacturing
13 7 (0.84%) Avionics
14 4 (0.48%) Advertising
14 4 (0.48%) Multimedia
15 3 (0.36%) Military
16 1 (0.12%) Back Office
16 1 (0.12%) French Language
Job Titles
1 365 (43.82%) Developer
2 262 (31.45%) Software Engineer
3 137 (16.45%) C++ Software Engineer
4 133 (15.97%) C++ Developer
5 112 (13.45%) Software Developer
6 86 (10.32%) Graduate
7 60 (7.20%) Java Developer
8 55 (6.60%) Senior Developer
9 53 (6.36%) C# Developer
10 52 (6.24%) Embedded Engineer
10 52 (6.24%) Graduate Developer
11 47 (5.64%) C Software Engineer
11 47 (5.64%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 45 (5.40%) C/C++ Software Engineer
13 41 (4.92%) Senior Software Engineer
14 37 (4.44%) C Developer
15 36 (4.32%) .NET Developer
16 35 (4.20%) C# .NET Developer
16 35 (4.20%) Programmer
17 33 (3.96%) C/C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (22.81%) .NET
2 171 (20.53%) HTML
3 111 (13.33%) CSS
4 89 (10.68%) XML
5 75 (9.00%) Web Services
6 68 (8.16%) STL
7 57 (6.84%) ASP.NET
8 52 (6.24%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 50 (6.00%) jQuery
10 47 (5.64%) HTML5
11 46 (5.52%) J2EE
12 44 (5.28%) SOAP
13 37 (4.44%) AngularJS
14 35 (4.20%) Spring
15 31 (3.72%) RESTful
16 30 (3.60%) OpenGL
17 26 (3.12%) OpenCL
17 26 (3.12%) REST
18 25 (3.00%) MFC
19 18 (2.16%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 296 (35.53%) Computer Science
2 138 (16.57%) Mathematics
3 108 (12.97%) Algorithms
4 75 (9.00%) Physics
5 64 (7.68%) Analytical Skills
6 40 (4.80%) Cryptography
7 28 (3.36%) User Experience
8 25 (3.00%) Client/Server
9 24 (2.88%) Embedded Systems
10 23 (2.76%) Enterprise Software
10 23 (2.76%) Mobile App
11 22 (2.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 22 (2.64%) Management Information System
12 21 (2.52%) Visualisation
13 18 (2.16%) CUDA
14 13 (1.56%) Data Structures
14 13 (1.56%) Digital Media
14 13 (1.56%) Internet of Things
14 13 (1.56%) Robotics
15 12 (1.44%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 284 (34.09%) Linux
2 210 (25.21%) Windows
3 93 (11.16%) Android
4 81 (9.72%) Unix
5 72 (8.64%) Apple iOS
6 16 (1.92%) Mac OS X
7 15 (1.80%) Embedded Linux
8 11 (1.32%) Windows Server
9 10 (1.20%) Windows Phone
10 9 (1.08%) Windows 7
11 7 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (0.60%) AIX
12 5 (0.60%) HPUX
12 5 (0.60%) Solaris
12 5 (0.60%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.36%) OpenWrt
13 3 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.24%) VxWorks
14 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.12%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 410 (49.22%) Software Engineering
2 197 (23.65%) Agile Software Development
3 96 (11.52%) Multithreading
4 87 (10.44%) SDLC
5 71 (8.52%) OO
6 69 (8.28%) Scrum
7 46 (5.52%) Mentoring
8 42 (5.04%) Web Development
9 40 (4.80%) Project Management
10 36 (4.32%) MVC
10 36 (4.32%) Open Source
10 36 (4.32%) Secure Coding
11 33 (3.96%) Unit Testing
12 32 (3.84%) OOP
13 31 (3.72%) Automated Testing
13 31 (3.72%) Continuous Integration
14 30 (3.60%) Machine Learning
15 28 (3.36%) Content Management
16 27 (3.24%) Coaching
16 27 (3.24%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 400 (48.02%) C
2 363 (43.58%) Java
3 277 (33.25%) C#
4 200 (24.01%) Python
5 151 (18.13%) JavaScript
6 130 (15.61%) SQL
7 76 (9.12%) Perl
8 69 (8.28%) PHP
9 66 (7.92%) Objective-C
10 56 (6.72%) Embedded C
11 55 (6.60%) Embedded C++
12 44 (5.28%) MATLAB
13 38 (4.56%) Shell Script
14 36 (4.32%) Bash Shell
15 22 (2.64%) VB.NET
16 16 (1.92%) Assembly Language
17 15 (1.80%) XAML
18 14 (1.68%) VB
19 13 (1.56%) TypeScript
20 11 (1.32%) OpenEdge ABL
Qualifications
1 376 (45.14%) Degree
2 46 (5.52%) PhD
3 38 (4.56%) Security Cleared
4 27 (3.24%) SC Cleared
5 16 (1.92%) DV Cleared
6 6 (0.72%) CISSP
6 6 (0.72%) GIAC
7 4 (0.48%) CCNA
7 4 (0.48%) CEH
7 4 (0.48%) CISA
7 4 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (0.48%) CISM
7 4 (0.48%) CRISC
7 4 (0.48%) MCSE
7 4 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.24%) Linux+ Certification
8 2 (0.24%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (0.24%) SANS
8 2 (0.24%) SSCP
9 1 (0.12%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (5.28%) QA
2 4 (0.48%) ISO 9001
2 4 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 7816
3 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.12%) Def Stans
3 1 (0.12%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.12%) FIPS 140-2
3 1 (0.12%) ISO13485
3 1 (0.12%) MISRA
System Software
1 46 (5.52%) Firmware
2 12 (1.44%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.72%) Docker
5 3 (0.36%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.24%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.24%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.12%) LXC
7 1 (0.12%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.12%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (0.48%) Nessus
1 4 (0.48%) Puppet
Vendors
1 64 (7.68%) Oracle
2 32 (3.84%) Microsoft
3 15 (1.80%) IBM
4 12 (1.44%) Google
5 11 (1.32%) Progress
6 10 (1.20%) CA
6 10 (1.20%) Dell
7 7 (0.84%) VMware
8 6 (0.72%) Lattice Semiconductor
9 5 (0.60%) Apple
9 5 (0.60%) Atmel
10 4 (0.48%) Atlassian
10 4 (0.48%) Veracode
11 3 (0.36%) EMC
11 3 (0.36%) Intel
11 3 (0.36%) Perforce
11 3 (0.36%) Sage
12 2 (0.24%) Cadence
12 2 (0.24%) Nortel
12 2 (0.24%) QNX
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