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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 37 28 31
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 434 544 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 6.16% 7.54% 7.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.25% 14.12% 12.68%
Number of salaries quoted 365 452 404
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average 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
3543 3853 3778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 50.30% 53.40% 56.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2986 3130 3202
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 -5 237 £40,000 -5.88% 71
Suffolk +25 80 £35,000 -9.67% 3
Hertfordshire -17 80 £40,000 -11.11% 9
Bedfordshire +11 18 £42,000 -4.00% 3
Essex -10 16 £30,000 -36.84% 3
Norfolk 0 4 £50,550 +26.37%
East Anglia - 2 £45,000 -
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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++.

1 421 (49.94%) C
2 419 (49.70%) Software Engineering
3 344 (40.81%) C#
4 326 (38.67%) Java
5 323 (38.32%) Linux
6 317 (37.60%) Degree
7 270 (32.03%) Computer Science
8 243 (28.83%) .NET
9 224 (26.57%) Windows
10 215 (25.50%) Python
11 192 (22.78%) HTML
12 181 (21.47%) Agile Software Development
13 138 (16.37%) SQL
14 131 (15.54%) JavaScript
15 130 (15.42%) Android
16 109 (12.93%) Unix
17 106 (12.57%) Multithreading
17 106 (12.57%) Apple iOS
18 90 (10.68%) Mathematics
18 90 (10.68%) Web Services
18 90 (10.68%) CSS
19 87 (10.32%) Objective-C
20 78 (9.25%) Perl
21 77 (9.13%) PHP
21 77 (9.13%) OO
22 75 (8.90%) Scrum
22 75 (8.90%) XML
23 74 (8.78%) Oracle
23 74 (8.78%) Electronics
24 73 (8.66%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (2.49%) OpenEdge
2 20 (2.37%) Apache Pig
3 16 (1.90%) CMS
4 13 (1.54%) Node.js
5 12 (1.42%) IIS
6 11 (1.30%) WebLogic
7 6 (0.71%) Apache
8 4 (0.47%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.36%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.24%) SAS
11 1 (0.12%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (0.83%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.71%) Simulink
3 5 (0.59%) Mathematica
4 3 (0.36%) 3ds Max
4 3 (0.36%) Blender
4 3 (0.36%) Maya
5 1 (0.12%) MS Office
5 1 (0.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.59%) Lawson
2 2 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.42%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (0.83%) CloudFront
3 4 (0.47%) SaaS
4 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (7.12%) TCP/IP
2 28 (3.32%) Internet
3 25 (2.97%) Firewall
4 21 (2.49%) Bluetooth
5 20 (2.37%) HTTP
6 17 (2.02%) Wireless
7 15 (1.78%) LDAP
8 9 (1.07%) Ethernet
8 9 (1.07%) SSL
8 9 (1.07%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (0.95%) ZigBee
10 5 (0.59%) Modbus
11 4 (0.47%) 802.15
11 4 (0.47%) X.509
12 3 (0.36%) AMQP
12 3 (0.36%) LAN
12 3 (0.36%) MQTT
12 3 (0.36%) WAN
13 1 (0.12%) RS-232
13 1 (0.12%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (8.66%) SQL Server
2 53 (6.29%) MySQL
3 39 (4.63%) Big Data
4 25 (2.97%) Relational Database
5 23 (2.73%) NoSQL
6 21 (2.49%) Hadoop
7 20 (2.37%) Apache Hive
8 13 (1.54%) RDBMS
9 7 (0.83%) DB2
10 5 (0.59%) Data Mining
10 5 (0.59%) Firebird
11 3 (0.36%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.12%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.12%) MariaDB
13 1 (0.12%) Redis
Development Applications
1 48 (5.69%) Git (software)
1 48 (5.69%) Visual Studio
2 24 (2.85%) JIRA
3 22 (2.61%) LabVIEW
4 19 (2.25%) Selenium
5 16 (1.90%) Eclipse
6 11 (1.30%) Jenkins
6 11 (1.30%) JMeter
6 11 (1.30%) SoapUI
6 11 (1.30%) Subversion
7 9 (1.07%) Xcode
8 8 (0.95%) Maven
8 8 (0.95%) Mercurial
8 8 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (0.83%) Vagrant
10 6 (0.71%) Artifactory
10 6 (0.71%) Sonatype Nexus
11 5 (0.59%) NUnit
12 4 (0.47%) AppScan
12 4 (0.47%) Metasploit
General
1 74 (8.78%) Electronics
2 45 (5.34%) Telecoms
3 42 (4.98%) Finance
4 29 (3.44%) Banking
5 24 (2.85%) Manufacturing
6 22 (2.61%) Retail
7 21 (2.49%) Automotive
8 18 (2.14%) Arabic Language
8 18 (2.14%) Russian Language
9 12 (1.42%) Marketing
10 9 (1.07%) Games
11 6 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.59%) Multimedia
13 4 (0.47%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.47%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.24%) Military
15 1 (0.12%) Advertising
15 1 (0.12%) Back Office
15 1 (0.12%) Billing
15 1 (0.12%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 338 (40.09%) Developer
2 289 (34.28%) Software Engineer
3 130 (15.42%) C++ Developer
4 126 (14.95%) C++ Software Engineer
5 77 (9.13%) Software Developer
6 68 (8.07%) Graduate
7 60 (7.12%) Embedded Engineer
8 56 (6.64%) Senior Developer
9 54 (6.41%) C# Developer
10 48 (5.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 46 (5.46%) C Developer
12 39 (4.63%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 36 (4.27%) Graduate Developer
13 36 (4.27%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 36 (4.27%) Programmer
14 33 (3.91%) C/C++ Developer
15 32 (3.80%) Consultant
16 29 (3.44%) C Software Engineer
17 28 (3.32%) Architect
17 28 (3.32%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 243 (28.83%) .NET
2 192 (22.78%) HTML
3 90 (10.68%) CSS
3 90 (10.68%) Web Services
4 75 (8.90%) XML
5 67 (7.95%) STL
6 51 (6.05%) ASP.NET
7 46 (5.46%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 45 (5.34%) HTML5
8 45 (5.34%) SOAP
9 43 (5.10%) J2EE
10 42 (4.98%) jQuery
11 36 (4.27%) AngularJS
11 36 (4.27%) Qt
12 27 (3.20%) REST
13 26 (3.08%) OpenGL
14 23 (2.73%) Spring
15 22 (2.61%) Java EE
16 21 (2.49%) Kendo UI
16 21 (2.49%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 270 (32.03%) Computer Science
2 90 (10.68%) Mathematics
3 63 (7.47%) Algorithms
4 61 (7.24%) Analytical Skills
5 57 (6.76%) Physics
6 47 (5.58%) Cryptography
7 41 (4.86%) Mobile App
8 40 (4.74%) Embedded Systems
9 35 (4.15%) Client/Server
10 32 (3.80%) Chemistry
10 32 (3.80%) Visualisation
11 30 (3.56%) Cybercrime
12 27 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
13 25 (2.97%) Management Information System
14 23 (2.73%) Device Driver
15 22 (2.61%) Data Structures
16 21 (2.49%) N-Tier
17 18 (2.14%) User Experience
18 16 (1.90%) 3D Graphics
19 14 (1.66%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 323 (38.32%) Linux
2 224 (26.57%) Windows
3 130 (15.42%) Android
4 109 (12.93%) Unix
5 106 (12.57%) Apple iOS
6 34 (4.03%) Embedded Linux
6 34 (4.03%) Mac OS X
7 11 (1.30%) Windows Phone
8 9 (1.07%) Windows 7
9 7 (0.83%) HPUX
10 6 (0.71%) AIX
10 6 (0.71%) Windows CE
10 6 (0.71%) Windows Server
11 5 (0.59%) VxWorks
12 4 (0.47%) Solaris
12 4 (0.47%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.47%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.24%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 419 (49.70%) Software Engineering
2 181 (21.47%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (12.57%) Multithreading
4 77 (9.13%) OO
5 75 (8.90%) Scrum
6 54 (6.41%) Web Development
7 52 (6.17%) SDLC
8 50 (5.93%) Mentoring
9 47 (5.58%) TDD
10 42 (4.98%) MVC
11 39 (4.63%) OOP
12 38 (4.51%) iOS Development
12 38 (4.51%) Mobile Development
12 38 (4.51%) Penetration Testing
13 37 (4.39%) Cybersecurity
13 37 (4.39%) Open Source
14 36 (4.27%) Software Testing
15 35 (4.15%) Project Management
16 31 (3.68%) Android Development
16 31 (3.68%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 421 (49.94%) C
2 344 (40.81%) C#
3 326 (38.67%) Java
4 215 (25.50%) Python
5 138 (16.37%) SQL
6 131 (15.54%) JavaScript
7 87 (10.32%) Objective-C
8 78 (9.25%) Perl
9 77 (9.13%) PHP
10 67 (7.95%) Embedded C++
11 62 (7.35%) Embedded C
12 37 (4.39%) Shell Script
13 30 (3.56%) VB.NET
14 29 (3.44%) MATLAB
15 27 (3.20%) Bash Shell
16 21 (2.49%) OpenEdge ABL
16 21 (2.49%) Progress 4GL
17 13 (1.54%) VB
18 12 (1.42%) R
18 12 (1.42%) TTCN
Qualifications
1 317 (37.60%) Degree
2 52 (6.17%) Security Cleared
3 39 (4.63%) PhD
4 24 (2.85%) CISSP
4 24 (2.85%) GIAC
5 23 (2.73%) SC Cleared
6 21 (2.49%) MCSE
6 21 (2.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 20 (2.37%) CCNA
7 20 (2.37%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (2.37%) Linux+ Certification
7 20 (2.37%) SANS
7 20 (2.37%) SSCP
8 19 (2.25%) DV Cleared
9 5 (0.59%) Network+ Certification
10 4 (0.47%) CEH
10 4 (0.47%) CISA
10 4 (0.47%) CISM
10 4 (0.47%) CRISC
11 2 (0.24%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (8.07%) QA
2 6 (0.71%) FIPS 140-2
3 5 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 7816
4 4 (0.47%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.24%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.12%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.12%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.12%) MISRA
6 1 (0.12%) SLA
System Software
1 71 (8.42%) Firmware
2 16 (1.90%) Active Directory
3 12 (1.42%) Docker
4 9 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.71%) VirtualBox
5 6 (0.71%) Xen
6 4 (0.47%) iptables
6 4 (0.47%) LXC
Systems Management
1 7 (0.83%) Puppet
2 5 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.47%) Cobbler
3 4 (0.47%) Nessus
4 1 (0.12%) Ansible
4 1 (0.12%) logstash
4 1 (0.12%) Nagios
4 1 (0.12%) SCCM
4 1 (0.12%) StatsD
Vendors
1 74 (8.78%) Oracle
2 36 (4.27%) Microsoft
3 21 (2.49%) Progress
4 19 (2.25%) IBM
5 15 (1.78%) CA
5 15 (1.78%) Dell
6 9 (1.07%) Apple
6 9 (1.07%) VMware
7 8 (0.95%) Atmel
7 8 (0.95%) Intel
8 7 (0.83%) Autodesk
8 7 (0.83%) PTC
9 5 (0.59%) QNX
9 5 (0.59%) Xamarin
10 4 (0.47%) DevExpress
10 4 (0.47%) Google
10 4 (0.47%) Perforce
10 4 (0.47%) Veracode
10 4 (0.47%) Wind River
11 3 (0.36%) Northgate
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £15,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £25000 - £60000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits!
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension, Flexi work, Stock Options
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
DCV Technologies
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent DoE
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + pension, life/health insurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Hands On Training!
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
X4 Group
Salary: Forty to Sixty Thousand
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Whitehall Resources Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£48,000 DoE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £53,000 to £59,000 per annum 53K basic + 6K commission + 12% pens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent career progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Blue Glue
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + fantastic base + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + Benefits + Prospects
Posted: 3 days ago
Suffolk
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Salary: £50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £20,000 to £32,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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