The median annual salary for a C++/Java Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

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
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 96 109
Rank change year-on-year -9 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring a C++/Java Developer 13 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.98% 1.01% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 1.05% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 6
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% -5.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1276 1336 1490
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 96.23% 96.67% 98.54%
Number of salaries quoted 940 1071 1254
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

C++/Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge that featured C++/Java Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for C++/Java Developer in Cambridge

C++/Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, 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 19 (100.00%) C++
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (89.47%) Software Engineering
3 13 (68.42%) Degree
3 13 (68.42%) Computer Science
3 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (68.42%) C#
4 11 (57.89%) Finance
4 11 (57.89%) Test Automation
4 11 (57.89%) Exploratory Testing
5 10 (52.63%) SQL
5 10 (52.63%) Mathematics
6 9 (47.37%) Workflow Management
6 9 (47.37%) NUnit
6 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
6 9 (47.37%) Visual Studio
6 9 (47.37%) Validation
6 9 (47.37%) Regression Testing
6 9 (47.37%) Workflow
6 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
6 9 (47.37%) Code Coverage
6 9 (47.37%) Performance Testing
6 9 (47.37%) Unit Testing
6 9 (47.37%) Financial Modelling
6 9 (47.37%) Rhino Mocks
6 9 (47.37%) HP Quality Center
6 9 (47.37%) Smoke Testing
6 9 (47.37%) User Stories
7 7 (36.84%) Python
8 4 (21.05%) Selenium

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) Apache Solr
1 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (5.26%) Luigi
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Big Data
2 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) Neo4j
2 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) NUnit
1 9 (47.37%) Rhino Mocks
1 9 (47.37%) Visual Studio
2 4 (21.05%) Selenium
3 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
3 2 (10.53%) Eclipse
3 2 (10.53%) JIRA
3 2 (10.53%) JUnit
4 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (57.89%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Automotive
2 1 (5.26%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) HTML
1 2 (10.53%) XML
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
2 1 (5.26%) HTML5
2 1 (5.26%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (5.26%) Node.js
2 1 (5.26%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 13 (68.42%) Computer Science
2 4 (21.05%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.26%) Grid Computing
3 1 (5.26%) Life Science
3 1 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Android
2 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Software Engineering
2 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (57.89%) Exploratory Testing
3 11 (57.89%) Test Automation
4 10 (52.63%) Mathematics
5 9 (47.37%) Code Coverage
5 9 (47.37%) Financial Modelling
5 9 (47.37%) Performance Testing
5 9 (47.37%) Regression Testing
5 9 (47.37%) Smoke Testing
5 9 (47.37%) Unit Testing
5 9 (47.37%) User Stories
5 9 (47.37%) Validation
5 9 (47.37%) Workflow
5 9 (47.37%) Workflow Management
6 4 (21.05%) Multithreading
7 3 (15.79%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (15.79%) Machine Learning
8 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (10.53%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C++
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (68.42%) C#
3 10 (52.63%) SQL
4 7 (36.84%) Python
5 3 (15.79%) Ruby
6 2 (10.53%) C
6 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
6 2 (10.53%) Perl
7 1 (5.26%) Lua
7 1 (5.26%) Objective-C
7 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Xamarin
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