Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a C++ Developer was £39,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

C++ Developer
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 92 137
Rank change year-on-year +31 +45 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 192 91 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 4.63% 2.63% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.77% 2.70% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 149 89 50
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £39,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.36% -2.22% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £36,125
90th Percentile £60,000 £67,500 £75,000
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year - -4.49% +11.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 4028 3365 3990
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.04% 97.20% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3092 2795 3436
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,188
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%

C++ Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ Developer in Cambridgeshire

C++ Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for C++ Developer in Cambridgeshire

C++ Developer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ Developer in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ Developer in Cambridgeshire

C++ Developer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +22 189 £39,000 -10.86% 12
C++ Developer
East of England

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, C++ 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring C++ Developer in the job title.

1 192 (100.00%) C++
2 123 (64.06%) Computer Science
3 118 (61.46%) Degree
4 115 (59.90%) Software Engineering
5 103 (53.65%) Java
5 103 (53.65%) Windows
6 99 (51.56%) C
7 89 (46.35%) Linux
7 89 (46.35%) Python
8 83 (43.23%) C#
9 82 (42.71%) Mathematics
10 68 (35.42%) Physics
11 49 (25.52%) SDLC
12 43 (22.40%) Machine Learning
13 41 (21.35%) Algorithms
14 40 (20.83%) Artificial Intelligence
15 36 (18.75%) Computer Science Degree
16 30 (15.63%) 3D Printing
16 30 (15.63%) CAD
17 29 (15.10%) CAE
17 29 (15.10%) Apache Axis
17 29 (15.10%) Content Writing
18 27 (14.06%) Agile Software Development
19 26 (13.54%) STL
20 25 (13.02%) MATLAB
20 25 (13.02%) TCP/IP
21 23 (11.98%) OO
22 22 (11.46%) Finance
23 20 (10.42%) Numerate Degree
24 19 (9.90%) Multithreading

C++ Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 5 (2.60%) GitHub
2 1 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (13.02%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.13%) Wireless
3 2 (1.04%) Internet
4 1 (0.52%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.52%) HTTP
4 1 (0.52%) WAN
4 1 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.69%) GIS
2 7 (3.65%) Big Data
3 5 (2.60%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (3.65%) MSI
1 7 (3.65%) WiX
2 6 (3.13%) JIRA
3 4 (2.08%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.52%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.52%) GoogleTest
4 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (11.46%) Finance
2 9 (4.69%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (4.17%) Electronics
4 5 (2.60%) Games
5 2 (1.04%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.52%) Automotive
6 1 (0.52%) Banking
6 1 (0.52%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (15.10%) Apache Axis
2 26 (13.54%) STL
3 16 (8.33%) .NET
4 7 (3.65%) REST
5 6 (3.13%) AngularJS
6 5 (2.60%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 5 (2.60%) CSS
6 5 (2.60%) HTML
6 5 (2.60%) HTML5
6 5 (2.60%) PhoneGap
6 5 (2.60%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (2.08%) RESTful
7 4 (2.08%) Velocity
8 3 (1.56%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.04%) Apache Flex
9 2 (1.04%) Web Services
9 2 (1.04%) WPF
10 1 (0.52%) DCOM
10 1 (0.52%) SOAP
10 1 (0.52%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 123 (64.06%) Computer Science
2 41 (21.35%) Algorithms
3 30 (15.63%) 3D Printing
4 11 (5.73%) User Experience
5 6 (3.13%) 3D Graphics
5 6 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (2.60%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.08%) Animation
8 3 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.56%) Smart City
9 1 (0.52%) CAN bus
9 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.52%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.52%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 103 (53.65%) Windows
2 89 (46.35%) Linux
3 11 (5.73%) Mac OS
3 11 (5.73%) Unix
4 10 (5.21%) Android
5 5 (2.60%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.08%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (1.04%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (59.90%) Software Engineering
2 82 (42.71%) Mathematics
3 68 (35.42%) Physics
4 49 (25.52%) SDLC
5 43 (22.40%) Machine Learning
6 40 (20.83%) Artificial Intelligence
7 30 (15.63%) CAD
8 29 (15.10%) CAE
8 29 (15.10%) Content Writing
9 27 (14.06%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (11.98%) OO
11 19 (9.90%) Multithreading
12 18 (9.38%) Open Source
13 17 (8.85%) UML
14 14 (7.29%) OOD
15 13 (6.77%) Collaborative Working
16 12 (6.25%) 3D Modelling
16 12 (6.25%) Scrum
17 10 (5.21%) Android Development
18 9 (4.69%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 192 (100.00%) C++
2 103 (53.65%) Java
3 99 (51.56%) C
4 89 (46.35%) Python
5 83 (43.23%) C#
6 25 (13.02%) MATLAB
7 16 (8.33%) JavaScript
8 15 (7.81%) SQL
9 11 (5.73%) Objective-C
10 9 (4.69%) Embedded C
10 9 (4.69%) Embedded C++
11 5 (2.60%) Delphi
11 5 (2.60%) Fortran
12 1 (0.52%) Cython
12 1 (0.52%) Perl
12 1 (0.52%) PHP
12 1 (0.52%) Ruby
12 1 (0.52%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 118 (61.46%) Degree
2 36 (18.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (10.42%) Numerate Degree
4 18 (9.38%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (0.52%) Docker
1 1 (0.52%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.52%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (3.13%) Intel
1 6 (3.13%) NVIDIA
2 5 (2.60%) Adobe
2 5 (2.60%) Xamarin
3 4 (2.08%) IBM
3 4 (2.08%) Oracle
3 4 (2.08%) Sony
4 1 (0.52%) Google