Period
to 21 September 2018

The median annual salary for a C++ Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

C++ Consultant
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 160 154
Rank change year-on-year +22 -6 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Consultant 10 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.41% 0.45% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.46% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Cambridge median annual salary £52,500 - £51,250
10th Percentile £48,750 - £37,625
90th Percentile £56,250 - £67,875
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 - £51,250

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies in Cambridge with a recognized job title 2,321 2,599 2,312
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.07% 98.00% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,687 2,010 1,917
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £46,951 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.17% +4.34% +4.65%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,725 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £66,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

C++ Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings that featured C++ Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for C++ Consultant in Cambridge

C++ Consultant
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Consultant in Cambridge.

Salary trend for C++ Consultant in Cambridge

C++ Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, C++ Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region featuring C++ Consultant in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) C
1 10 (100.00%) C++
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Android
3 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 5 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 5 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) Electronics
3 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (50.00%) Business Development
4 4 (40.00%) Python
4 4 (40.00%) Embedded C
4 4 (40.00%) Embedded C++
4 4 (40.00%) Physics
4 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (10.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) ISO 13485
5 1 (10.00%) Prototyping
5 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (10.00%) FreeRTOS
5 1 (10.00%) Wind River
5 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) BDD
5 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (10.00%) Biotechnology
5 1 (10.00%) QMS
5 1 (10.00%) Assembly Language
5 1 (10.00%) Bluetooth

C++ Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Bluetooth
General
1 5 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (40.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (10.00%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (10.00%) Biotechnology
3 1 (10.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Android
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (10.00%) FreeRTOS
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Business Development
1 5 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) Physics
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) BDD
3 1 (10.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (10.00%) QMS
3 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C
1 10 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) Embedded C
3 4 (40.00%) Embedded C++
3 4 (40.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) Assembly Language
4 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 13485
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) QNX
1 1 (10.00%) Wind River