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 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 19 10
Rank change year-on-year +11 -9  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 357 244 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 19.36% 11.73% 16.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.72% 19.57% 28.30%
Number of salaries quoted 247 214 327
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 £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 1288 1247 1279
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 69.85% 59.95% 59.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1017 1087 1133
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 £30,000 £30,500 £28,875
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 +8 336 £45,000 +5.88% 69
Peterborough +11 4 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Huntingdon - 1 £22,500 -
C++
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 April 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++.

1 400 (62.11%) Python
1 400 (62.11%) Software Engineering
2 312 (48.45%) C
3 303 (47.05%) Java
4 289 (44.88%) Degree
5 285 (44.25%) Mathematics
6 244 (37.89%) Computer Science
7 233 (36.18%) C#
8 193 (29.97%) Linux
9 156 (24.22%) Physics
10 153 (23.76%) Algorithms
11 144 (22.36%) PhD
12 123 (19.10%) Windows
13 122 (18.94%) Machine Learning
14 103 (15.99%) Electronics
14 103 (15.99%) Agile Software Development
15 93 (14.44%) MATLAB
15 93 (14.44%) Perl
16 86 (13.35%) .NET
16 86 (13.35%) Wireless
17 76 (11.80%) Bluetooth
18 69 (10.71%) OO
19 66 (10.25%) Wi-Fi
20 61 (9.47%) Artificial Intelligence
21 58 (9.01%) JavaScript
22 56 (8.70%) Telecoms
23 51 (7.92%) Multithreading
24 49 (7.61%) Embedded C
25 43 (6.68%) ASP.NET
26 41 (6.37%) SDLC

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 5 (0.78%) DNN
2 1 (0.16%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (0.16%) Mathcad
1 1 (0.16%) Simulink
1 1 (0.16%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 5 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.31%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.31%) PaaS
3 2 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 86 (13.35%) Wireless
2 76 (11.80%) Bluetooth
3 66 (10.25%) Wi-Fi
4 38 (5.90%) Internet
5 17 (2.64%) 802.11
5 17 (2.64%) DVB
5 17 (2.64%) LTE
6 12 (1.86%) ZigBee
7 9 (1.40%) Ethernet
8 8 (1.24%) SAN
8 8 (1.24%) TCP/IP
9 7 (1.09%) Fibre Channel
10 6 (0.93%) Software-Defined Networking
11 5 (0.78%) Firewall
11 5 (0.78%) HTTP
12 2 (0.31%) iSCSI
12 2 (0.31%) OFDM
13 1 (0.16%) 4G
13 1 (0.16%) GSM
13 1 (0.16%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (2.95%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.71%) Big Data
3 6 (0.93%) MySQL
4 3 (0.47%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.31%) Geospatial Data
5 2 (0.31%) GIS
5 2 (0.31%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 34 (5.28%) Git (software)
2 33 (5.12%) Visual Studio
3 17 (2.64%) Selenium
4 11 (1.71%) NUnit
5 10 (1.55%) GoogleTest
6 9 (1.40%) Rhino Mocks
7 7 (1.09%) LabVIEW
8 6 (0.93%) JUnit
9 5 (0.78%) Cucumber
9 5 (0.78%) JIRA
10 4 (0.62%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.47%) Jenkins
12 2 (0.31%) CppUnit
12 2 (0.31%) Subversion
12 2 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.31%) TestComplete
13 1 (0.16%) Ant
13 1 (0.16%) FitNesse
13 1 (0.16%) Robot Framework
13 1 (0.16%) WebDriver
General
1 103 (15.99%) Electronics
2 56 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 29 (4.50%) Finance
4 26 (4.04%) Aerospace
5 17 (2.64%) Automotive
6 16 (2.48%) Pharmaceutical
7 14 (2.17%) Manufacturing
8 13 (2.02%) Multimedia
9 11 (1.71%) Law
10 9 (1.40%) Games
10 9 (1.40%) Marketing
11 4 (0.62%) Banking
12 2 (0.31%) French Language
12 2 (0.31%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.31%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.16%) Legal
13 1 (0.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 317 (49.22%) Software Engineer
2 197 (30.59%) C++ Software Engineer
3 165 (25.62%) Developer
4 111 (17.24%) Software Developer
5 105 (16.30%) Graduate
6 100 (15.53%) Embedded Engineer
7 92 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 82 (12.73%) C++ Developer
9 64 (9.94%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 63 (9.78%) C Software Engineer
10 63 (9.78%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
11 61 (9.47%) C/C++ Software Engineer
11 61 (9.47%) Java Engineer
12 59 (9.16%) Java Software Engineer
13 58 (9.01%) C++ Software Developer
14 51 (7.92%) Embedded C Engineer
14 51 (7.92%) Senior Software Engineer
15 50 (7.76%) Embedded C Software Engineer
16 49 (7.61%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
17 48 (7.45%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (13.35%) .NET
2 43 (6.68%) ASP.NET
3 27 (4.19%) HTML
4 20 (3.11%) XML
5 19 (2.95%) Natural Language Processing
6 18 (2.80%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 18 (2.80%) STL
7 17 (2.64%) 802.1X
8 16 (2.48%) WPF
9 15 (2.33%) POSIX
10 14 (2.17%) Qt
11 13 (2.02%) HTML5
11 13 (2.02%) OpenGL
12 11 (1.71%) J2EE
13 10 (1.55%) Catalyst
13 10 (1.55%) MFC
14 9 (1.40%) Unity (Game Engine)
15 7 (1.09%) Theano
16 6 (0.93%) OpenCV
16 6 (0.93%) Qt Quick
Miscellaneous
1 244 (37.89%) Computer Science
2 153 (23.76%) Algorithms
3 37 (5.75%) Augmented Reality
4 31 (4.81%) Internet of Things
5 24 (3.73%) Embedded Systems
6 23 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (2.48%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 16 (2.48%) Linux Command Line
8 14 (2.17%) Device Driver
8 14 (2.17%) Smartphone
9 12 (1.86%) ASIC
10 11 (1.71%) Life Science
10 11 (1.71%) Smart Home
11 9 (1.40%) 3D Graphics
11 9 (1.40%) Verilog
12 8 (1.24%) 3D Printing
12 8 (1.24%) Mobile App
13 7 (1.09%) Data Centre
13 7 (1.09%) Data Structures
13 7 (1.09%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 193 (29.97%) Linux
2 123 (19.10%) Windows
3 41 (6.37%) Android
4 28 (4.35%) Unix
5 21 (3.26%) Embedded Linux
6 19 (2.95%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.47%) CentOS
7 3 (0.47%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.16%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 400 (62.11%) Software Engineering
2 285 (44.25%) Mathematics
3 156 (24.22%) Physics
4 122 (18.94%) Machine Learning
5 103 (15.99%) Agile Software Development
6 69 (10.71%) OO
7 61 (9.47%) Artificial Intelligence
8 51 (7.92%) Multithreading
9 41 (6.37%) SDLC
10 39 (6.06%) OOP
10 39 (6.06%) Signal Processing
11 35 (5.43%) CAD
12 30 (4.66%) Embedded Software Development
12 30 (4.66%) Scrum
13 27 (4.19%) Cross-Platform Development
13 27 (4.19%) Reinforcement Learning
14 26 (4.04%) Digital Signal Processing
15 24 (3.73%) Deep Learning
16 23 (3.57%) Distributed Algorithms
17 22 (3.42%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 400 (62.11%) Python
2 312 (48.45%) C
3 303 (47.05%) Java
4 233 (36.18%) C#
5 93 (14.44%) MATLAB
5 93 (14.44%) Perl
6 58 (9.01%) JavaScript
7 49 (7.61%) Embedded C
8 40 (6.21%) Embedded C++
9 39 (6.06%) SQL
10 20 (3.11%) Bash Shell
11 15 (2.33%) Assembly Language
12 14 (2.17%) Tcl
13 11 (1.71%) Lua
14 10 (1.55%) Scala
15 8 (1.24%) Shell Script
16 6 (0.93%) Fortran
16 6 (0.93%) Ruby
17 5 (0.78%) Haskell
17 5 (0.78%) ML
Qualifications
1 289 (44.88%) Degree
2 144 (22.36%) PhD
3 18 (2.80%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.47%) MCP
4 3 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.31%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.11%) QA
2 2 (0.31%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.31%) ISO13485
3 1 (0.16%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 36 (5.59%) Firmware
2 13 (2.02%) Docker
2 13 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.93%) KVM
4 5 (0.78%) LXC
5 4 (0.62%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.31%) QEMU
7 2 (0.31%) Xen
8 1 (0.16%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (1.40%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.47%) Ansible
3 3 (0.47%) Grafana
3 3 (0.47%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.47%) Munin
3 3 (0.47%) Puppet
3 3 (0.47%) Salt
3 3 (0.47%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 32 (4.97%) Microsoft
2 13 (2.02%) VMware
3 11 (1.71%) Brocade
3 11 (1.71%) Dell
3 11 (1.71%) HP
4 10 (1.55%) Google
5 5 (0.78%) CA
5 5 (0.78%) Oracle
5 5 (0.78%) Riverbed
5 5 (0.78%) SAP
5 5 (0.78%) Vyatta
6 4 (0.62%) Atmel
7 3 (0.47%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.16%) Apple
8 1 (0.16%) Citrix
8 1 (0.16%) Xilinx
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: Comprehensive Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£38,000 DoE + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50k - 60k Plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum + Bonus & Benefits
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 £50k DoE + top benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £25k - 50k per year + Pension Healthcare,Full Package+Top Prospects B
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Very best around++Prospects
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £35,000 to £65,000 + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £60,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Pension+Healthcare+25 Days holiday++more benefit
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent plus benefits incl. stock
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £very competitive + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Stock Options + More
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Prospects + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago