Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a C++ Software 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++ Software Developer
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 143 176
Rank change year-on-year +45 +33 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 121 35 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.91% 1.01% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.00% 1.04% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 111 33 13
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £39,000 £28,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.84% -32.94% +4.29%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £35,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £72,000 £64,500
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -

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++ Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ Software Developer in Cambridgeshire

C++ Software Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for C++ Software Developer in Cambridgeshire

C++ Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary histogram for C++ Software Developer in Cambridgeshire

C++ Software 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++ Software 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 +40 120 £39,000 +36.84% 10
C++ Software Developer
East of England

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

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

1 121 (100.00%) C++
2 95 (78.51%) Computer Science
3 94 (77.69%) Software Engineering
4 86 (71.07%) Degree
4 86 (71.07%) Java
4 86 (71.07%) C
5 79 (65.29%) Mathematics
6 76 (62.81%) Linux
7 65 (53.72%) Windows
8 64 (52.89%) Physics
9 63 (52.07%) Python
9 63 (52.07%) C#
10 37 (30.58%) Machine Learning
11 36 (29.75%) Algorithms
12 33 (27.27%) SDLC
13 30 (24.79%) 3D Printing
13 30 (24.79%) Artificial Intelligence
13 30 (24.79%) CAD
14 29 (23.97%) CAE
14 29 (23.97%) Apache Axis
14 29 (23.97%) Content Writing
15 25 (20.66%) MATLAB
15 25 (20.66%) TCP/IP
16 20 (16.53%) Numerate Degree
17 16 (13.22%) Agile Software Development
18 13 (10.74%) Collaborative Working
19 12 (9.92%) 3D Modelling
19 12 (9.92%) .NET
20 11 (9.09%) Multithreading
20 11 (9.09%) Open Source

C++ Software 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 3 (2.48%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (20.66%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.13%) Wireless
3 2 (1.65%) Internet
4 1 (0.83%) HTTP
4 1 (0.83%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.44%) GIS
2 2 (1.65%) Big Data
3 1 (0.83%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.48%) JIRA
2 2 (1.65%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.83%) GoogleTest
General
1 9 (7.44%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (3.31%) Electronics
3 3 (2.48%) Finance
4 1 (0.83%) Automotive
4 1 (0.83%) Games
4 1 (0.83%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (23.97%) Apache Axis
2 12 (9.92%) .NET
3 4 (3.31%) STL
4 3 (2.48%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.48%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (1.65%) REST
5 2 (1.65%) RESTful
5 2 (1.65%) Web Services
6 1 (0.83%) DCOM
6 1 (0.83%) GTK+
6 1 (0.83%) Qt
6 1 (0.83%) SOAP
6 1 (0.83%) WebGL
6 1 (0.83%) WPF
6 1 (0.83%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 95 (78.51%) Computer Science
2 36 (29.75%) Algorithms
3 30 (24.79%) 3D Printing
4 6 (4.96%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.65%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.65%) Smart City
6 1 (0.83%) CAN bus
6 1 (0.83%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 76 (62.81%) Linux
2 65 (53.72%) Windows
3 5 (4.13%) Android
4 4 (3.31%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (77.69%) Software Engineering
2 79 (65.29%) Mathematics
3 64 (52.89%) Physics
4 37 (30.58%) Machine Learning
5 33 (27.27%) SDLC
6 30 (24.79%) Artificial Intelligence
6 30 (24.79%) CAD
7 29 (23.97%) CAE
7 29 (23.97%) Content Writing
8 16 (13.22%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (10.74%) Collaborative Working
10 12 (9.92%) 3D Modelling
11 11 (9.09%) Multithreading
11 11 (9.09%) Open Source
12 9 (7.44%) Prototyping
13 8 (6.61%) Continuous Improvement
14 6 (4.96%) OO
14 6 (4.96%) Scrum
15 5 (4.13%) Android Development
15 5 (4.13%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 121 (100.00%) C++
2 86 (71.07%) C
2 86 (71.07%) Java
3 63 (52.07%) C#
3 63 (52.07%) Python
4 25 (20.66%) MATLAB
5 7 (5.79%) SQL
6 5 (4.13%) Fortran
7 4 (3.31%) Embedded C
7 4 (3.31%) Embedded C++
8 2 (1.65%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.83%) Cython
9 1 (0.83%) PHP
9 1 (0.83%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 86 (71.07%) Degree
2 20 (16.53%) Numerate Degree
3 11 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (8.26%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (4.96%) Intel
1 6 (4.96%) NVIDIA
2 4 (3.31%) IBM
2 4 (3.31%) Oracle
2 4 (3.31%) Sony
3 1 (0.83%) Google