Period
to 17 October 2018

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 6 months to 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 6 13
Rank change year-on-year -9 +7 +1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 434 869 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 12.53% 22.80% 14.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.51% 32.43% 22.65%
Number of salaries quoted 390 740 440
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -5.88%

C++ is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,928 2,680 2,283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 55.67% 70.32% 63.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,485 2,209 1,989
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.51%
10th Percentile £31,000 £29,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

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 6 months to 17 October 2018.

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 6 months to 17 October 2018. 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 -3 421 £55,000 +10.00% 188
Huntingdon - 1 £38,500 -
C++
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 269 (61.98%) Python
2 247 (56.91%) Software Engineering
3 203 (46.77%) Java
4 199 (45.85%) C
5 167 (38.48%) C#
6 159 (36.64%) Machine Learning
7 132 (30.41%) Linux
8 125 (28.80%) Agile Software Development
9 123 (28.34%) Multithreading
10 104 (23.96%) Artificial Intelligence
11 103 (23.73%) Algorithms
12 100 (23.04%) PhD
13 92 (21.20%) Mathematics
14 87 (20.05%) Computer Science
15 74 (17.05%) Degree
16 68 (15.67%) Windows
17 67 (15.44%) Deep Learning
17 67 (15.44%) Distributed Algorithms
18 66 (15.21%) Test Automation
19 58 (13.36%) Scrum
20 56 (12.90%) JavaScript
20 56 (12.90%) Reinforcement Learning
21 53 (12.21%) Natural Language Processing
22 51 (11.75%) Bayesian Methods
23 45 (10.37%) TensorFlow
24 44 (10.14%) MPhil
25 42 (9.68%) OO
26 39 (8.99%) Probabilistic Modelling
26 39 (8.99%) Computational Linguistics
26 39 (8.99%) Computational Biology

C++
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:

Application Platforms
1 23 (5.30%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (0.46%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.23%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (0.46%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 26 (5.99%) GitHub
2 20 (4.61%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (4.61%) Cloud Computing
3 18 (4.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.92%) SaaS
5 3 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.69%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.69%) CloudFront
6 2 (0.46%) Firebase
6 2 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.46%) Slack
6 2 (0.46%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.84%) Wireless
2 15 (3.46%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.61%) Ethernet
4 6 (1.38%) 802.11
4 6 (1.38%) Bluetooth
5 4 (0.92%) Internet
6 2 (0.46%) 5G
6 2 (0.46%) Intranet
6 2 (0.46%) OpenFlow
6 2 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.23%) BGP
7 1 (0.23%) Firewall
7 1 (0.23%) MPLS
7 1 (0.23%) Quagga
7 1 (0.23%) SMS
7 1 (0.23%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (0.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (7.37%) Big Data
2 27 (6.22%) Blockchain
3 17 (3.92%) SQL Server
4 12 (2.76%) Apache Cassandra
5 11 (2.53%) HBase
5 11 (2.53%) MongoDB
5 11 (2.53%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.15%) Data Mining
7 4 (0.92%) MySQL
8 3 (0.69%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 34 (7.83%) Git (software)
2 26 (5.99%) Visual Studio
3 20 (4.61%) JIRA
4 18 (4.15%) Selenium
5 14 (3.23%) Jenkins
6 12 (2.76%) TeamCity
7 10 (2.30%) ReSharper
8 8 (1.84%) Subversion
9 7 (1.61%) HP UFT
10 6 (1.38%) NCrunch
11 5 (1.15%) Maven
12 4 (0.92%) NUnit
13 3 (0.69%) Hudson
13 3 (0.69%) LabVIEW
13 3 (0.69%) Pylint
14 2 (0.46%) Ant
14 2 (0.46%) CMake
14 2 (0.46%) Eclipse
14 2 (0.46%) Gradle
15 1 (0.23%) SpecFlow
General
1 33 (7.60%) Games
2 21 (4.84%) Electronics
3 19 (4.38%) Automotive
4 17 (3.92%) Finance
5 16 (3.69%) Telecoms
6 12 (2.76%) Aerospace
6 12 (2.76%) Publishing
7 7 (1.61%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.69%) Marketing
8 3 (0.69%) Military
8 3 (0.69%) Retail
9 2 (0.46%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.23%) Banking
10 1 (0.23%) French Language
10 1 (0.23%) German Language
10 1 (0.23%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.23%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.23%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 178 (41.01%) Software Engineer
2 160 (36.87%) Developer
3 87 (20.05%) C++ Software Engineer
4 79 (18.20%) C++ Developer
5 58 (13.36%) Software Developer
6 51 (11.75%) Graduate
7 42 (9.68%) Machine Learning Engineer
7 42 (9.68%) Python Engineer
8 40 (9.22%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 32 (7.37%) Senior Software Engineer
10 29 (6.68%) C++ Software Developer
11 28 (6.45%) Java Developer
11 28 (6.45%) Test Engineer
12 26 (5.99%) Graduate Developer
13 25 (5.76%) Embedded Engineer
14 22 (5.07%) C# Developer
14 22 (5.07%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 22 (5.07%) Python Software Engineer
14 22 (5.07%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
15 21 (4.84%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (12.21%) Natural Language Processing
2 45 (10.37%) TensorFlow
3 30 (6.91%) .NET
4 27 (6.22%) HTML
5 21 (4.84%) CSS
6 20 (4.61%) AngularJS
7 19 (4.38%) STL
8 16 (3.69%) WPF
9 14 (3.23%) WinForms
10 13 (3.00%) Angular 2
11 11 (2.53%) jQuery
11 11 (2.53%) JSON
11 11 (2.53%) MFC
11 11 (2.53%) Node.js
12 9 (2.07%) ASP.NET
12 9 (2.07%) HTML5
13 8 (1.84%) CSS3
13 8 (1.84%) DirectX
13 8 (1.84%) OpenGL
13 8 (1.84%) pytest
Miscellaneous
1 103 (23.73%) Algorithms
2 87 (20.05%) Computer Science
3 26 (5.99%) Robotics
3 26 (5.99%) Smart City
4 14 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (2.76%) Data Structures
6 10 (2.30%) Embedded Systems
6 10 (2.30%) User Experience
7 9 (2.07%) Grid Computing
8 8 (1.84%) CUDA
8 8 (1.84%) Device Driver
8 8 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.61%) Life Science
10 4 (0.92%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (0.69%) 3D Graphics
11 3 (0.69%) Biotechnology
11 3 (0.69%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (0.69%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.46%) Augmented Reality
12 2 (0.46%) Music Streaming
Operating Systems
1 132 (30.41%) Linux
2 68 (15.67%) Windows
3 15 (3.46%) Android
4 8 (1.84%) Embedded Linux
5 5 (1.15%) Robot Operating System
5 5 (1.15%) Unix
6 2 (0.46%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.46%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.46%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 2 (0.46%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.23%) FreeRTOS
7 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (56.91%) Software Engineering
2 159 (36.64%) Machine Learning
3 125 (28.80%) Agile Software Development
4 123 (28.34%) Multithreading
5 104 (23.96%) Artificial Intelligence
6 92 (21.20%) Mathematics
7 67 (15.44%) Deep Learning
7 67 (15.44%) Distributed Algorithms
8 66 (15.21%) Test Automation
9 58 (13.36%) Scrum
10 56 (12.90%) Reinforcement Learning
11 51 (11.75%) Bayesian Methods
12 42 (9.68%) OO
13 39 (8.99%) Biology
13 39 (8.99%) Computational Biology
13 39 (8.99%) Computational Linguistics
13 39 (8.99%) Probabilistic Modelling
14 37 (8.53%) Physics
15 30 (6.91%) Continuous Integration
16 29 (6.68%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 269 (61.98%) Python
2 203 (46.77%) Java
3 199 (45.85%) C
4 167 (38.48%) C#
5 56 (12.90%) JavaScript
6 29 (6.68%) SQL
7 15 (3.46%) Embedded C++
8 11 (2.53%) Go
9 10 (2.30%) Ruby
10 9 (2.07%) Embedded C
11 8 (1.84%) Solidity
11 8 (1.84%) VB
12 7 (1.61%) Perl
13 6 (1.38%) Assembly Language
13 6 (1.38%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.38%) Julia
13 6 (1.38%) MATLAB
14 5 (1.15%) Objective-C
14 5 (1.15%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 100 (23.04%) PhD
2 74 (17.05%) Degree
3 44 (10.14%) MPhil
4 23 (5.30%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (1.61%) Numerate Degree
6 4 (0.92%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.23%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.53%) QA
2 1 (0.23%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.23%) IEC 61508
2 1 (0.23%) ISO 13485
2 1 (0.23%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (3.69%) Docker
2 11 (2.53%) Firmware
3 7 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.15%) Ansible
3 3 (0.69%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.46%) Puppet
5 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (4.38%) Microsoft
2 5 (1.15%) Apple
2 5 (1.15%) Google
3 3 (0.69%) Oracle
4 2 (0.46%) QNX
5 1 (0.23%) Citrix
5 1 (0.23%) Intel
5 1 (0.23%) Juniper
5 1 (0.23%) Perforce
5 1 (0.23%) SAP
5 1 (0.23%) Twitter
5 1 (0.23%) VMware
5 1 (0.23%) Wind River