The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 8 19 8
Rank change year-on-year +11 -11  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 326 257 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 19.28% 11.82% 17.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.55% 20.56% 29.26%
Number of salaries quoted 217 218 320
Median salary £45,000 £40,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.42% -9.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

C++ is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1142 1250 1237
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 67.53% 57.50% 60.02%
Number of salaries quoted 914 1042 1067
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing C++ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Cambridgeshire

C++
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for C++ in Cambridgeshire

C++
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Cambridgeshire

C++
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++ within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +9 300 £45,000 +7.78% 66
Peterborough -9 2 £33,750 -15.62% 1
Huntingdon - 1 £22,500 -
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 369 (62.23%) Python
2 343 (57.84%) Software Engineering
3 293 (49.41%) C
4 273 (46.04%) Degree
5 269 (45.36%) Java
6 239 (40.30%) Mathematics
7 233 (39.29%) Computer Science
8 214 (36.09%) C#
9 180 (30.35%) Linux
10 133 (22.43%) Physics
11 129 (21.75%) Algorithms
12 125 (21.08%) PhD
13 115 (19.39%) Windows
14 104 (17.54%) Machine Learning
15 94 (15.85%) Electronics
16 92 (15.51%) .NET
17 89 (15.01%) Perl
18 86 (14.50%) MATLAB
19 85 (14.33%) Agile Software Development
20 74 (12.48%) Wireless
21 71 (11.97%) Bluetooth
22 63 (10.62%) OO
23 60 (10.12%) JavaScript
24 57 (9.61%) Telecoms
24 57 (9.61%) Wi-Fi
25 54 (9.11%) Multithreading
26 48 (8.09%) ASP.NET
27 45 (7.59%) Artificial Intelligence
28 41 (6.91%) SDLC
29 38 (6.41%) Android

C++
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (0.84%) DNN
2 1 (0.17%) Apache Solr
2 1 (0.17%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.17%) Luigi
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 10 (1.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.67%) Simulink
3 1 (0.17%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.34%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.36%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.51%) SaaS
4 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (12.48%) Wireless
2 71 (11.97%) Bluetooth
3 57 (9.61%) Wi-Fi
4 26 (4.38%) Internet
5 17 (2.87%) 802.11
6 14 (2.36%) DVB
6 14 (2.36%) LTE
7 11 (1.85%) Ethernet
8 8 (1.35%) HTTP
8 8 (1.35%) SAN
8 8 (1.35%) ZigBee
9 7 (1.18%) Fibre Channel
9 7 (1.18%) TCP/IP
10 6 (1.01%) Software-Defined Networking
11 5 (0.84%) Firewall
12 2 (0.34%) iSCSI
13 1 (0.17%) 4G
13 1 (0.17%) NFC
13 1 (0.17%) RTP
13 1 (0.17%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (3.04%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.19%) MySQL
3 10 (1.69%) Big Data
4 3 (0.51%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.34%) Geospatial Data
5 2 (0.34%) GIS
5 2 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.17%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.17%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.17%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.17%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.17%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.17%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 34 (5.73%) Git (software)
2 26 (4.38%) Visual Studio
3 15 (2.53%) Selenium
4 8 (1.35%) NUnit
5 6 (1.01%) JUnit
5 6 (1.01%) LabVIEW
5 6 (1.01%) Rhino Mocks
6 5 (0.84%) GoogleTest
7 4 (0.67%) CppUnit
7 4 (0.67%) Eclipse
7 4 (0.67%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.51%) Subversion
9 2 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.34%) TestComplete
10 1 (0.17%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.17%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.17%) JIRA
10 1 (0.17%) Redmine
10 1 (0.17%) Robot Framework
10 1 (0.17%) WebDriver
General
1 94 (15.85%) Electronics
2 57 (9.61%) Telecoms
3 32 (5.40%) Finance
4 21 (3.54%) Aerospace
5 16 (2.70%) Automotive
6 14 (2.36%) Pharmaceutical
7 13 (2.19%) Games
8 11 (1.85%) Law
8 11 (1.85%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.69%) Multimedia
10 9 (1.52%) Banking
11 7 (1.18%) Marketing
12 6 (1.01%) French Language
12 6 (1.01%) Italian Language
13 4 (0.67%) German Language
14 3 (0.51%) Publishing
15 2 (0.34%) Spanish Language
16 1 (0.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 274 (46.21%) Software Engineer
2 166 (27.99%) C++ Software Engineer
3 164 (27.66%) Developer
4 104 (17.54%) Software Developer
5 95 (16.02%) Graduate
6 86 (14.50%) Embedded Engineer
7 80 (13.49%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 73 (12.31%) C++ Developer
9 57 (9.61%) Java Engineer
10 55 (9.27%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 55 (9.27%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
11 53 (8.94%) Java Software Engineer
11 53 (8.94%) Senior Software Engineer
12 50 (8.43%) C Software Engineer
13 48 (8.09%) C/C++ Software Engineer
14 47 (7.93%) C++ Software Developer
15 42 (7.08%) Embedded C Engineer
15 42 (7.08%) Embedded C Software Engineer
15 42 (7.08%) Java Developer
16 40 (6.75%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (15.51%) .NET
2 48 (8.09%) ASP.NET
3 35 (5.90%) HTML
4 20 (3.37%) XML
5 17 (2.87%) 802.1X
5 17 (2.87%) WPF
6 15 (2.53%) HTML5
6 15 (2.53%) Qt
7 13 (2.19%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 13 (2.19%) Natural Language Processing
7 13 (2.19%) STL
8 12 (2.02%) CSS
8 12 (2.02%) MFC
8 12 (2.02%) POSIX
9 10 (1.69%) Catalyst
9 10 (1.69%) J2EE
10 9 (1.52%) OpenGL
10 9 (1.52%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 7 (1.18%) jQuery
11 7 (1.18%) Qt Quick
Miscellaneous
1 233 (39.29%) Computer Science
2 129 (21.75%) Algorithms
3 26 (4.38%) Embedded Systems
4 25 (4.22%) Augmented Reality
5 19 (3.20%) Linux Command Line
6 18 (3.04%) Internet of Things
7 17 (2.87%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 15 (2.53%) Device Driver
9 14 (2.36%) ASIC
10 11 (1.85%) Smartphone
11 10 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (1.69%) Life Science
11 10 (1.69%) Verilog
12 8 (1.35%) Data Structures
12 8 (1.35%) User Experience
13 7 (1.18%) Home Automation
13 7 (1.18%) VHDL
14 6 (1.01%) Data Centre
14 6 (1.01%) Mobile App
14 6 (1.01%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 180 (30.35%) Linux
2 115 (19.39%) Windows
3 38 (6.41%) Android
4 34 (5.73%) Unix
5 18 (3.04%) Apple iOS
5 18 (3.04%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (0.34%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.17%) webOS
7 1 (0.17%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 343 (57.84%) Software Engineering
2 239 (40.30%) Mathematics
3 133 (22.43%) Physics
4 104 (17.54%) Machine Learning
5 85 (14.33%) Agile Software Development
6 63 (10.62%) OO
7 54 (9.11%) Multithreading
8 45 (7.59%) Artificial Intelligence
9 41 (6.91%) SDLC
10 34 (5.73%) OOP
11 32 (5.40%) Signal Processing
12 29 (4.89%) Scrum
13 27 (4.55%) Embedded Software Development
14 26 (4.38%) Cross-Platform Development
15 25 (4.22%) Deep Learning
16 24 (4.05%) Mentoring
17 23 (3.88%) Coaching
18 22 (3.71%) Distributed Algorithms
19 21 (3.54%) Digital Signal Processing
19 21 (3.54%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 369 (62.23%) Python
2 293 (49.41%) C
3 269 (45.36%) Java
4 214 (36.09%) C#
5 89 (15.01%) Perl
6 86 (14.50%) MATLAB
7 60 (10.12%) JavaScript
8 38 (6.41%) Embedded C
8 38 (6.41%) SQL
9 30 (5.06%) Embedded C++
10 21 (3.54%) Bash Shell
11 16 (2.70%) Tcl
12 15 (2.53%) Assembly Language
13 10 (1.69%) Lua
13 10 (1.69%) Scala
14 8 (1.35%) Shell Script
15 5 (0.84%) Objective-C
15 5 (0.84%) PHP
15 5 (0.84%) Ruby
16 4 (0.67%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 273 (46.04%) Degree
2 125 (21.08%) PhD
3 13 (2.19%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.17%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.04%) QA
2 2 (0.34%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.34%) ISO13485
3 1 (0.17%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 27 (4.55%) Firmware
2 10 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.18%) Docker
4 6 (1.01%) KVM
5 5 (0.84%) LXC
6 2 (0.34%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.34%) QEMU
6 2 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.17%) Xen
7 1 (0.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (5.90%) Microsoft
2 16 (2.70%) Dell
2 16 (2.70%) HP
3 11 (1.85%) Brocade
4 10 (1.69%) VMware
5 9 (1.52%) Oracle
6 6 (1.01%) SAP
7 5 (0.84%) CA
7 5 (0.84%) Google
7 5 (0.84%) Riverbed
7 5 (0.84%) Vyatta
7 5 (0.84%) Xamarin
8 4 (0.67%) Atmel
9 1 (0.17%) Apple
9 1 (0.17%) Motorola
9 1 (0.17%) QNX
9 1 (0.17%) Xilinx
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 40,000 to £50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 DoE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k+ DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE + options
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£50,000 + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Stock Options + More
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £35,000 to £65,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + superb benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: DoE - £28k to £40k
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k (DoE) + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: Negotiable c£80,000 DoE + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £36,000 to £55,000 per annum health + pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £55K
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago