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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 42 29 21
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Permanent jobs citing C++ 381 524 636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.15% 6.73% 8.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.98% 13.09% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 336 426 571
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
3819 4002 4069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 51.67% 51.43% 56.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3368 3369 3639
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -6 199 £45,000 +12.50% 72
Hertfordshire +22 113 £40,000 -5.88% 8
Bedfordshire -4 27 £35,000 -6.66% 5
Suffolk +4 25 £35,000 -6.66% 6
Essex -5 13 £42,500 - 2
Norfolk 0 3 £20,000 -11.11%
East Anglia - 1 £40,000 -
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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++.

1 466 (53.14%) C
2 391 (44.58%) Software Engineering
3 367 (41.85%) Degree
4 341 (38.88%) C#
5 333 (37.97%) Java
6 296 (33.75%) Linux
7 276 (31.47%) Computer Science
8 264 (30.10%) Python
9 217 (24.74%) Windows
10 199 (22.69%) .NET
11 159 (18.13%) JavaScript
12 146 (16.65%) SQL
13 145 (16.53%) HTML
14 137 (15.62%) Agile Software Development
15 122 (13.91%) Perl
16 111 (12.66%) OO
17 106 (12.09%) Android
18 102 (11.63%) Apple iOS
18 102 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
19 99 (11.29%) Mathematics
20 85 (9.69%) SQL Server
21 75 (8.55%) UNIX
22 74 (8.44%) Multithreading
23 71 (8.10%) ASP.NET
23 71 (8.10%) Scrum
24 69 (7.87%) QA
25 68 (7.75%) Microsoft
25 68 (7.75%) Electronics
26 66 (7.53%) Embedded C
26 66 (7.53%) CSS

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 16 (1.82%) Apache
2 9 (1.03%) IIS
2 9 (1.03%) WebSphere
3 7 (0.80%) Tomcat
4 6 (0.68%) OpenEdge
5 4 (0.46%) Apache Pig
5 4 (0.46%) DNN
6 3 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.34%) Node.js
6 3 (0.34%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.23%) SAS
7 2 (0.23%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.11%) JBoss
8 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (0.91%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.80%) MS Project
2 7 (0.80%) SOLIDWORKS
3 6 (0.68%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 6 (0.68%) Revit
3 6 (0.68%) MicroStation
3 6 (0.68%) Solid Edge
3 6 (0.68%) AutoCAD
3 6 (0.68%) Siemens NX
3 6 (0.68%) PTC Creo
4 3 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.23%) Simulink
5 2 (0.23%) MS Office
6 1 (0.11%) SPSS
6 1 (0.11%) Maya
6 1 (0.11%) 3ds Max
6 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.11%) Blender
Business Applications
1 3 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.11%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 29 (3.31%) SaaS
2 13 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.11%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.11%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 55 (6.27%) TCP/IP
2 48 (5.47%) Internet
3 34 (3.88%) Wireless
4 22 (2.51%) Ethernet
5 21 (2.39%) HTTP
6 18 (2.05%) Bluetooth
7 12 (1.37%) Firewall
8 11 (1.25%) LTE
9 10 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (1.03%) ZigBee
11 6 (0.68%) 3G
12 5 (0.57%) SSL
12 5 (0.57%) 3GPP
12 5 (0.57%) Network Security
12 5 (0.57%) AMQP
13 4 (0.46%) HSPA
13 4 (0.46%) X.509
13 4 (0.46%) 802.15
14 3 (0.34%) WAN
14 3 (0.34%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (9.69%) SQL Server
2 39 (4.45%) Relational Database
3 25 (2.85%) MySQL
4 24 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (1.82%) RDBMS
6 10 (1.14%) Firebird
7 9 (1.03%) Big Data
8 7 (0.80%) Hadoop
9 5 (0.57%) SQLite
9 5 (0.57%) NoSQL
10 4 (0.46%) Apache Hive
11 3 (0.34%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.34%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.34%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.23%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.23%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.23%) DB2
13 1 (0.11%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 55 (6.27%) LabVIEW
2 38 (4.33%) Selenium
3 31 (3.53%) Visual Studio
4 24 (2.74%) JMeter
5 23 (2.62%) SoapUI
6 22 (2.51%) Git (software)
7 18 (2.05%) Eclipse
8 15 (1.71%) JIRA
9 12 (1.37%) Subversion
10 10 (1.14%) Cucumber
11 9 (1.03%) GCC
11 9 (1.03%) Jenkins
12 6 (0.68%) NUnit
12 6 (0.68%) Xcode
13 5 (0.57%) ClearCase
13 5 (0.57%) JUnit
14 4 (0.46%) WebSpeed
14 4 (0.46%) QADirector
15 3 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
15 3 (0.34%) Bugzilla
General
1 68 (7.75%) Electronics
2 49 (5.59%) Finance
3 35 (3.99%) Automotive
4 34 (3.88%) Manufacturing
4 34 (3.88%) Telecoms
5 29 (3.31%) Games
6 28 (3.19%) Banking
7 23 (2.62%) Retail
8 21 (2.39%) Marketing
9 11 (1.25%) Multimedia
9 11 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
10 9 (1.03%) Aerospace
11 7 (0.80%) Arabic Language
11 7 (0.80%) Russian Language
12 2 (0.23%) Military
13 1 (0.11%) Back Office
13 1 (0.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 347 (39.57%) Developer
2 328 (37.40%) Software Engineer
3 110 (12.54%) Software Developer
4 89 (10.15%) C++ Developer
5 69 (7.87%) Graduate
6 64 (7.30%) C++ Software Engineer
7 50 (5.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 45 (5.13%) Senior Developer
9 41 (4.68%) Tester
10 40 (4.56%) Senior Software Engineer
11 39 (4.45%) Programmer
12 32 (3.65%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 30 (3.42%) Java Developer
14 28 (3.19%) Junior
15 27 (3.08%) Team Leader
16 26 (2.96%) Test Engineer
17 20 (2.28%) Systems Engineer
17 20 (2.28%) Software Team Leader
18 17 (1.94%) Automation Tester
18 17 (1.94%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (22.69%) .NET
2 145 (16.53%) HTML
3 71 (8.10%) ASP.NET
4 66 (7.53%) CSS
5 55 (6.27%) Web Services
6 54 (6.16%) XML
7 44 (5.02%) Qt
8 41 (4.68%) jQuery
8 41 (4.68%) MFC
9 37 (4.22%) HTML5
10 31 (3.53%) SOAP
11 26 (2.96%) XSLT
12 22 (2.51%) WPF
13 19 (2.17%) RabbitMQ
13 19 (2.17%) Ajax
14 17 (1.94%) J2EE
14 17 (1.94%) JSON
15 16 (1.82%) XSD
16 15 (1.71%) AngularJS
17 13 (1.48%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 276 (31.47%) Computer Science
2 102 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
3 99 (11.29%) Mathematics
4 65 (7.41%) Algorithms
5 62 (7.07%) Physics
6 38 (4.33%) Embedded Systems
7 31 (3.53%) Chemistry
8 30 (3.42%) Client/Server
8 30 (3.42%) Device Driver
8 30 (3.42%) User Experience
9 25 (2.85%) Pocket PC
10 21 (2.39%) Mobile App
11 19 (2.17%) CUDA
12 18 (2.05%) Robotics
13 16 (1.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 16 (1.82%) Verilog
14 15 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
15 14 (1.60%) Visualisation
16 13 (1.48%) Internet of Things
16 13 (1.48%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 296 (33.75%) Linux
2 217 (24.74%) Windows
3 106 (12.09%) Android
4 102 (11.63%) Apple iOS
5 75 (8.55%) UNIX
6 44 (5.02%) Mac OS X
7 36 (4.10%) Embedded Linux
8 10 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (0.91%) AIX
9 8 (0.91%) HPUX
10 6 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (0.57%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.46%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.34%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.11%) Solaris
14 1 (0.11%) VxWorks
14 1 (0.11%) Symbian OS
14 1 (0.11%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 391 (44.58%) Software Engineering
2 137 (15.62%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (12.66%) OO
4 74 (8.44%) Multithreading
5 71 (8.10%) Scrum
6 47 (5.36%) Mentoring
7 45 (5.13%) Web Development
8 44 (5.02%) OOP
8 44 (5.02%) SDLC
9 43 (4.90%) OOD
10 37 (4.22%) Software Testing
11 34 (3.88%) Project Management
12 30 (3.42%) Test Automation
13 29 (3.31%) Signal Processing
14 28 (3.19%) Time Management
15 26 (2.96%) TDD
16 25 (2.85%) Test Scripting
17 23 (2.62%) Line Management
18 21 (2.39%) Manual Testing
18 21 (2.39%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 466 (53.14%) C
2 341 (38.88%) C#
3 333 (37.97%) Java
4 264 (30.10%) Python
5 159 (18.13%) JavaScript
6 146 (16.65%) SQL
7 122 (13.91%) Perl
8 66 (7.53%) Embedded C
9 65 (7.41%) Embedded C++
10 63 (7.18%) PHP
10 63 (7.18%) Objective-C
11 36 (4.10%) Ruby
12 32 (3.65%) Shell Script
13 31 (3.53%) Bash Shell
14 25 (2.85%) MATLAB
15 22 (2.51%) Go
16 18 (2.05%) Fortran
17 15 (1.71%) Assembly Language
17 15 (1.71%) VB
18 13 (1.48%) R
Qualifications
1 367 (41.85%) Degree
2 57 (6.50%) Security Cleared
3 53 (6.04%) PhD
4 32 (3.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 28 (3.19%) MCP
6 12 (1.37%) SC Cleared
7 7 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (0.57%) MCSE
8 5 (0.57%) ISEB
9 4 (0.46%) CISSP
9 4 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.46%) CCNA
9 4 (0.46%) Postgraduate
9 4 (0.46%) SSCP
9 4 (0.46%) Linux+ Certification
9 4 (0.46%) GIAC
10 3 (0.34%) HNC
10 3 (0.34%) HND
11 1 (0.11%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (7.87%) QA
2 5 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.11%) JTAG
3 1 (0.11%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.11%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 46 (5.25%) Firmware
2 12 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.14%) Xen
3 10 (1.14%) VirtualBox
4 4 (0.46%) Docker
4 4 (0.46%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.34%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.23%) iptables
6 2 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (0.23%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.11%) Nagios
2 1 (0.11%) SCCM
2 1 (0.11%) Puppet
2 1 (0.11%) Cobbler
2 1 (0.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 68 (7.75%) Microsoft
2 40 (4.56%) Oracle
3 12 (1.37%) Intel
3 12 (1.37%) VMware
3 12 (1.37%) Xamarin
4 9 (1.03%) Autodesk
4 9 (1.03%) IBM
5 8 (0.91%) Google
6 7 (0.80%) QNX
6 7 (0.80%) OpenLink
7 6 (0.68%) Progress
7 6 (0.68%) Lattice Semiconductor
8 5 (0.57%) EMC
9 4 (0.46%) Apple
9 4 (0.46%) Adobe
9 4 (0.46%) Perforce
9 4 (0.46%) Synopsys
9 4 (0.46%) Rackspace
10 3 (0.34%) PTC
10 3 (0.34%) Xilinx
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35 - 45k plus pension, 25 days hols, bonus and share scheme
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30 - 40k + pension, life assurance, 25 days hols and more!
Posted: 3 hours ago
Pitstone, Bedfordshire
Safran
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £40,000 DoE
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Eclipse I.T. Recruitment
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Badenoch & Clark
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £80k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits (share options,
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + stock options
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + top benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Felixstowe, Suffolk
Itron Holding France
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £30k++
Posted: 4 days ago