Period
to 21 January 2018

The median annual salary for a C++/Java Developer was £26,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

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

C++ Java Developer
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 162 121 161
Rank change year-on-year -41 +40 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a C++/Java Developer 15 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.48% 0.95% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.98% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 5
Cambridge median annual salary £26,500 £32,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.46% -35.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £21,750 £27,750 £41,500
90th Percentile £27,250 £72,500 £64,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £26,500 £36,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year -26.90% -27.50% +11.11%

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 3,012 2,145 2,854
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.79% 97.32% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2,234 1,816 2,395
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +1.12% +11.25%
10th Percentile £29,575 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

C++/Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for C++/Java Developer in Cambridge

C++/Java Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for C++/Java Developer in Cambridge

C++/Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++/Java Developer in Cambridge over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for C++/Java Developer in Cambridge

C++/Java Developer Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, C++/Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region featuring C++/Java Developer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) C++
1 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) Degree
2 14 (93.33%) Computer Science
3 9 (60.00%) Collaborative Working
3 9 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (60.00%) GIS
3 9 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (40.00%) .NET
4 6 (40.00%) C#
5 5 (33.33%) C
5 5 (33.33%) Electronics
5 5 (33.33%) Mathematics
6 1 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (6.67%) Google
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (6.67%) Finance
6 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical

C++/Java Developer 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) GIS
General
1 5 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
2 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (93.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Collaborative Working
1 9 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 9 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (33.33%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C++
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) C#
3 5 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Google
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft