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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 33 31 23
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Permanent jobs citing C++ 480 542 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 6.22% 6.66% 8.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.82% 12.15% 15.26%
Number of salaries quoted 404 467 607
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,800 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £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
4061 4460 4481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 52.62% 54.78% 57.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3521 3809 3985
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 July 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 3 July 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 0 292 £42,500 - 80
Hertfordshire -11 93 £40,000 - 20
Suffolk +13 33 £35,000 +2.18% 4
Essex -2 31 £41,250 -13.15% 8
Bedfordshire +2 28 £40,000 +6.66% 6
Norfolk -5 3 £20,000 -11.11%
East Anglia - 1 £50,000 -
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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++.

1 544 (54.45%) C
2 441 (44.14%) Software Engineering
3 419 (41.94%) Degree
4 407 (40.74%) Java
5 350 (35.04%) C#
6 330 (33.03%) Computer Science
7 322 (32.23%) Linux
8 311 (31.13%) Python
9 239 (23.92%) Windows
10 219 (21.92%) .NET
11 209 (20.92%) JavaScript
12 208 (20.82%) Agile Software Development
13 194 (19.42%) SQL
14 192 (19.22%) HTML
15 167 (16.72%) OO
16 150 (15.02%) Perl
17 125 (12.51%) Android
18 119 (11.91%) Apple iOS
19 114 (11.41%) Analytical Skills
20 102 (10.21%) SQL Server
21 97 (9.71%) UNIX
21 97 (9.71%) Microsoft
21 97 (9.71%) Electronics
22 95 (9.51%) CSS
22 95 (9.51%) XML
23 94 (9.41%) Finance
24 92 (9.21%) Mathematics
25 86 (8.61%) PHP
26 81 (8.11%) Web Services
27 80 (8.01%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 21 (2.10%) Apache
2 18 (1.80%) WebSphere
3 11 (1.10%) IIS
4 7 (0.70%) Tomcat
5 6 (0.60%) JBoss
5 6 (0.60%) Node.js
5 6 (0.60%) Confluence
6 4 (0.40%) DNN
6 4 (0.40%) SAS
6 4 (0.40%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (0.30%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.20%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.20%) CloudStack
8 2 (0.20%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.20%) Tuxedo
9 1 (0.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (1.20%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.80%) MS Project
3 7 (0.70%) SOLIDWORKS
4 6 (0.60%) AutoCAD
4 6 (0.60%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 6 (0.60%) Revit
4 6 (0.60%) MicroStation
4 6 (0.60%) Solid Edge
4 6 (0.60%) Siemens NX
4 6 (0.60%) PTC Creo
5 5 (0.50%) Mathematica
6 4 (0.40%) MS Office
7 3 (0.30%) SPSS
7 3 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.20%) CPLEX
8 2 (0.20%) Simulink
9 1 (0.10%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.10%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 4 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.10%) Temenos Globus
3 1 (0.10%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.10%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 36 (3.60%) SaaS
2 24 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.20%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.20%) Dropbox
5 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 56 (5.61%) TCP/IP
2 47 (4.70%) Internet
2 47 (4.70%) Wireless
3 28 (2.80%) HTTP
4 24 (2.40%) Ethernet
5 19 (1.90%) Bluetooth
6 16 (1.60%) ZigBee
7 15 (1.50%) LTE
8 11 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
9 10 (1.00%) 3G
10 8 (0.80%) 3GPP
10 8 (0.80%) Firewall
11 6 (0.60%) Intranet
11 6 (0.60%) AMQP
11 6 (0.60%) SSL
12 5 (0.50%) 802.15
12 5 (0.50%) X.509
12 5 (0.50%) Wireshark
13 4 (0.40%) 2G
13 4 (0.40%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (10.21%) SQL Server
2 51 (5.11%) Relational Database
3 34 (3.40%) MySQL
4 24 (2.40%) RDBMS
5 23 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
6 15 (1.50%) Firebird
7 9 (0.90%) DB2
8 8 (0.80%) NoSQL
8 8 (0.80%) Big Data
9 6 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (0.50%) SQLite
10 5 (0.50%) Hadoop
10 5 (0.50%) Data Mining
11 4 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.30%) MongoDB
13 2 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.20%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.20%) Oracle Database 11g
14 1 (0.10%) UniData
Development Applications
1 53 (5.31%) Visual Studio
2 38 (3.80%) Selenium
3 30 (3.00%) Eclipse
4 29 (2.90%) LabVIEW
5 28 (2.80%) Subversion
6 22 (2.20%) Git (software)
7 20 (2.00%) Jenkins
8 18 (1.80%) SoapUI
8 18 (1.80%) GCC
9 17 (1.70%) JIRA
10 15 (1.50%) JMeter
11 14 (1.40%) Cucumber
12 11 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (1.00%) Bugzilla
14 9 (0.90%) TeamCity
15 8 (0.80%) CruiseControl
16 7 (0.70%) NUnit
16 7 (0.70%) Maven
17 6 (0.60%) QADirector
17 6 (0.60%) SCons
General
1 97 (9.71%) Electronics
2 94 (9.41%) Finance
3 48 (4.80%) Telecoms
4 44 (4.40%) Banking
5 43 (4.30%) Manufacturing
6 39 (3.90%) Marketing
7 38 (3.80%) Automotive
8 26 (2.60%) Retail
9 23 (2.30%) Games
10 12 (1.20%) Multimedia
11 9 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
12 8 (0.80%) Aerospace
13 7 (0.70%) Arabic Language
13 7 (0.70%) Russian Language
14 3 (0.30%) Military
14 3 (0.30%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.10%) Advertising
15 1 (0.10%) French Language
15 1 (0.10%) German Language
15 1 (0.10%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 415 (41.54%) Developer
2 377 (37.74%) Software Engineer
3 147 (14.71%) Software Developer
4 128 (12.81%) C++ Developer
5 77 (7.71%) Graduate
6 63 (6.31%) C++ Software Engineer
7 53 (5.31%) Programmer
8 48 (4.80%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 48 (4.80%) Java Developer
9 45 (4.50%) Senior Developer
10 43 (4.30%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 42 (4.20%) Team Leader
12 41 (4.10%) Senior Software Engineer
13 39 (3.90%) Tester
14 28 (2.80%) Software Team Leader
14 28 (2.80%) Automation Tester
15 23 (2.30%) Test Engineer
16 22 (2.20%) Author
16 22 (2.20%) Technical Author
17 21 (2.10%) C++ Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 219 (21.92%) .NET
2 192 (19.22%) HTML
3 95 (9.51%) CSS
3 95 (9.51%) XML
4 81 (8.11%) Web Services
5 77 (7.71%) ASP.NET
6 64 (6.41%) jQuery
7 58 (5.81%) HTML5
8 55 (5.51%) MFC
9 45 (4.50%) SOAP
10 37 (3.70%) XSLT
10 37 (3.70%) Qt
11 31 (3.10%) CSS3
12 28 (2.80%) J2EE
13 26 (2.60%) Ajax
14 25 (2.50%) JSON
15 22 (2.20%) WPF
16 19 (1.90%) Spring
16 19 (1.90%) STL
17 17 (1.70%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 330 (33.03%) Computer Science
2 114 (11.41%) Analytical Skills
3 92 (9.21%) Mathematics
4 74 (7.41%) Algorithms
5 58 (5.81%) Physics
6 40 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
7 37 (3.70%) Client/Server
8 35 (3.50%) User Experience
9 31 (3.10%) Pocket PC
10 30 (3.00%) Device Driver
11 27 (2.70%) Visualisation
12 21 (2.10%) CUDA
12 21 (2.10%) Robotics
13 20 (2.00%) Mobile App
14 19 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
14 19 (1.90%) Mechatronics
15 14 (1.40%) Cryptography
15 14 (1.40%) Verilog
15 14 (1.40%) Data Structures
15 14 (1.40%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 322 (32.23%) Linux
2 239 (23.92%) Windows
3 125 (12.51%) Android
4 119 (11.91%) Apple iOS
5 97 (9.71%) UNIX
6 35 (3.50%) Embedded Linux
7 33 (3.30%) Mac OS X
8 13 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (0.90%) AIX
9 9 (0.90%) HPUX
10 5 (0.50%) Solaris
11 3 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.20%) Windows CE
12 2 (0.20%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.10%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.10%) VxWorks
13 1 (0.10%) Symbian OS
13 1 (0.10%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.10%) uClinux
13 1 (0.10%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 441 (44.14%) Software Engineering
2 208 (20.82%) Agile Software Development
3 167 (16.72%) OO
4 80 (8.01%) Scrum
5 67 (6.71%) Multithreading
6 64 (6.41%) SDLC
7 60 (6.01%) Mentoring
8 52 (5.21%) OOD
9 49 (4.90%) Test Automation
10 47 (4.70%) OOP
11 42 (4.20%) Test Scripting
12 40 (4.00%) TDD
12 40 (4.00%) Web Development
13 34 (3.40%) Line Management
14 31 (3.10%) Manual Testing
15 30 (3.00%) Software Testing
16 28 (2.80%) Continuous Integration
17 27 (2.70%) Time Management
17 27 (2.70%) Automated Testing
18 24 (2.40%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 544 (54.45%) C
2 407 (40.74%) Java
3 350 (35.04%) C#
4 311 (31.13%) Python
5 209 (20.92%) JavaScript
6 194 (19.42%) SQL
7 150 (15.02%) Perl
8 86 (8.61%) PHP
9 77 (7.71%) Objective-C
10 70 (7.01%) Embedded C
11 64 (6.41%) Embedded C++
12 48 (4.80%) MATLAB
13 46 (4.60%) Bash Shell
14 45 (4.50%) Shell Script
15 32 (3.20%) Ruby
16 20 (2.00%) Assembly Language
17 17 (1.70%) Go
18 15 (1.50%) R
19 11 (1.10%) VB
19 11 (1.10%) XAML
Qualifications
1 419 (41.94%) Degree
2 50 (5.01%) Security Cleared
3 39 (3.90%) PhD
4 33 (3.30%) MCP
4 33 (3.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (1.50%) SC Cleared
6 11 (1.10%) ISEB
7 8 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.40%) HND
9 3 (0.30%) Postgraduate
9 3 (0.30%) HNC
9 3 (0.30%) Sun Certification
10 2 (0.20%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.10%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (6.21%) QA
2 3 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.20%) DO-178B
3 2 (0.20%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.10%) SLA
4 1 (0.10%) JTAG
4 1 (0.10%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.10%) Data Quality
System Software
1 69 (6.91%) Firmware
2 13 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.10%) VirtualBox
4 8 (0.80%) Xen
5 7 (0.70%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.30%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.30%) Docker
7 2 (0.20%) iptables
7 2 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (0.20%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.10%) Puppet
2 1 (0.10%) Cobbler
2 1 (0.10%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (0.10%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 97 (9.71%) Microsoft
2 48 (4.80%) Oracle
3 15 (1.50%) Xamarin
4 14 (1.40%) IBM
5 13 (1.30%) VMware
6 11 (1.10%) Google
7 10 (1.00%) Perforce
7 10 (1.00%) Autodesk
8 9 (0.90%) Intel
9 8 (0.80%) QNX
9 8 (0.80%) OpenLink
9 8 (0.80%) Atlassian
10 7 (0.70%) Rackspace
11 6 (0.60%) Coverity
12 5 (0.50%) EMC
12 5 (0.50%) Synopsys
13 4 (0.40%) Lattice Semiconductor
13 4 (0.40%) SAP
13 4 (0.40%) Adobe
13 4 (0.40%) PTC
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