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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 8 18 7
Rank change year-on-year +10 -11  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 330 255 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 19.17% 11.81% 17.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.37% 20.51% 29.45%
Number of salaries quoted 221 218 320
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 1163 1243 1229
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 67.58% 57.55% 59.78%
Number of salaries quoted 934 1037 1059
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 £29,300 £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 24 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 24 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 +10 304 £45,000 +6.50% 67
Peterborough -16 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 24 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++.

1 371 (62.35%) Python
2 344 (57.82%) Software Engineering
3 294 (49.41%) C
4 274 (46.05%) Degree
5 270 (45.38%) Java
6 239 (40.17%) Mathematics
7 234 (39.33%) Computer Science
8 215 (36.13%) C#
9 180 (30.25%) Linux
10 133 (22.35%) Physics
11 130 (21.85%) Algorithms
12 126 (21.18%) PhD
13 116 (19.50%) Windows
14 105 (17.65%) Machine Learning
15 94 (15.80%) Electronics
16 92 (15.46%) .NET
17 89 (14.96%) Perl
18 86 (14.45%) MATLAB
18 86 (14.45%) Agile Software Development
19 75 (12.61%) Wireless
20 71 (11.93%) Bluetooth
21 63 (10.59%) OO
22 60 (10.08%) JavaScript
23 57 (9.58%) Telecoms
23 57 (9.58%) Wi-Fi
24 56 (9.41%) Multithreading
25 48 (8.07%) ASP.NET
26 46 (7.73%) Artificial Intelligence
27 41 (6.89%) SDLC
28 38 (6.39%) 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 11 (1.85%) 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 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.50%) SaaS
4 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (12.61%) Wireless
2 71 (11.93%) Bluetooth
3 57 (9.58%) Wi-Fi
4 26 (4.37%) Internet
5 17 (2.86%) 802.11
6 14 (2.35%) DVB
6 14 (2.35%) LTE
7 12 (2.02%) Ethernet
8 8 (1.34%) HTTP
8 8 (1.34%) SAN
8 8 (1.34%) 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%) 3G
13 1 (0.17%) 4G
13 1 (0.17%) NFC
13 1 (0.17%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.18%) MySQL
3 10 (1.68%) Big Data
4 3 (0.50%) 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 (5.71%) Git (software)
2 26 (4.37%) Visual Studio
3 15 (2.52%) Selenium
4 8 (1.34%) 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 (0.50%) 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 (15.80%) Electronics
2 57 (9.58%) Telecoms
3 32 (5.38%) Finance
4 21 (3.53%) Aerospace
5 16 (2.69%) Automotive
6 14 (2.35%) Pharmaceutical
7 13 (2.18%) Games
8 11 (1.85%) Law
8 11 (1.85%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.68%) Multimedia
10 9 (1.51%) 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 (0.50%) Publishing
15 2 (0.34%) Spanish Language
16 1 (0.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 274 (46.05%) Software Engineer
2 166 (27.90%) C++ Software Engineer
3 165 (27.73%) Developer
4 104 (17.48%) Software Developer
5 95 (15.97%) Graduate
6 86 (14.45%) Embedded Engineer
7 80 (13.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 74 (12.44%) C++ Developer
9 57 (9.58%) Java Engineer
10 55 (9.24%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 55 (9.24%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
11 53 (8.91%) Java Software Engineer
11 53 (8.91%) Senior Software Engineer
12 50 (8.40%) C Software Engineer
13 48 (8.07%) C/C++ Software Engineer
14 47 (7.90%) C++ Software Developer
15 42 (7.06%) Embedded C Engineer
15 42 (7.06%) Embedded C Software Engineer
15 42 (7.06%) Java Developer
16 40 (6.72%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (15.46%) .NET
2 48 (8.07%) ASP.NET
3 35 (5.88%) HTML
4 20 (3.36%) XML
5 17 (2.86%) 802.1X
5 17 (2.86%) WPF
6 15 (2.52%) HTML5
6 15 (2.52%) Qt
7 13 (2.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 13 (2.18%) Natural Language Processing
7 13 (2.18%) STL
8 12 (2.02%) CSS
8 12 (2.02%) MFC
8 12 (2.02%) POSIX
9 10 (1.68%) Catalyst
9 10 (1.68%) J2EE
10 9 (1.51%) OpenGL
10 9 (1.51%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 7 (1.18%) jQuery
11 7 (1.18%) Qt Quick
Miscellaneous
1 234 (39.33%) Computer Science
2 130 (21.85%) Algorithms
3 26 (4.37%) Embedded Systems
4 25 (4.20%) Augmented Reality
5 19 (3.19%) Linux Command Line
6 18 (3.03%) Internet of Things
7 17 (2.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 16 (2.69%) Device Driver
9 14 (2.35%) ASIC
10 11 (1.85%) Smartphone
11 10 (1.68%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (1.68%) Life Science
11 10 (1.68%) Verilog
12 8 (1.34%) Data Structures
12 8 (1.34%) 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%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 180 (30.25%) Linux
2 116 (19.50%) Windows
3 38 (6.39%) Android
4 34 (5.71%) Unix
5 18 (3.03%) Apple iOS
5 18 (3.03%) 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
1 344 (57.82%) Software Engineering
2 239 (40.17%) Mathematics
3 133 (22.35%) Physics
4 105 (17.65%) Machine Learning
5 86 (14.45%) Agile Software Development
6 63 (10.59%) OO
7 56 (9.41%) Multithreading
8 46 (7.73%) Artificial Intelligence
9 41 (6.89%) SDLC
10 34 (5.71%) OOP
11 32 (5.38%) Signal Processing
12 30 (5.04%) Scrum
13 27 (4.54%) Embedded Software Development
14 26 (4.37%) Cross-Platform Development
14 26 (4.37%) Deep Learning
15 24 (4.03%) Mentoring
16 23 (3.87%) Coaching
16 23 (3.87%) Distributed Algorithms
17 22 (3.70%) Reinforcement Learning
18 21 (3.53%) Computer Vision
Programming Languages
1 371 (62.35%) Python
2 294 (49.41%) C
3 270 (45.38%) Java
4 215 (36.13%) C#
5 89 (14.96%) Perl
6 86 (14.45%) MATLAB
7 60 (10.08%) JavaScript
8 38 (6.39%) Embedded C
8 38 (6.39%) SQL
9 30 (5.04%) Embedded C++
10 21 (3.53%) Bash Shell
11 16 (2.69%) Tcl
12 15 (2.52%) Assembly Language
13 10 (1.68%) Lua
13 10 (1.68%) Scala
14 8 (1.34%) Shell Script
15 5 (0.84%) Objective-C
15 5 (0.84%) PHP
15 5 (0.84%) Ruby
16 4 (0.67%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 274 (46.05%) Degree
2 126 (21.18%) PhD
3 13 (2.18%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.17%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.03%) QA
2 2 (0.34%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.34%) ISO13485
3 1 (0.17%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 27 (4.54%) Firmware
2 10 (1.68%) 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 36 (6.05%) Microsoft
2 16 (2.69%) Dell
2 16 (2.69%) HP
3 11 (1.85%) Brocade
4 10 (1.68%) VMware
5 9 (1.51%) 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
IT Connections
Salary: 40,000 to £50,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 DoE + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k+ DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE + options
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Stock Options + More
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£50,000 + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £35,000 to £65,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k (DoE) + package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £55K
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + superb benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: DoE - £28k to £40k
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: Attractive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: Negotiable c£80,000 DoE + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £80k DoE + top benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k - 55k plus great benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £36,000 to £55,000 per annum health + pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago