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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 15 13
Rank change year-on-year +6 -2  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 371 243 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 19.39% 13.11% 14.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.38% 20.47% 25.02%
Number of salaries quoted 305 217 266
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £55,000
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 1355 1187 1255
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 70.83% 64.06% 56.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1106 1063 1103
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +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 23 June 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 23 June 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 +5 352 £47,500 +11.76% 72
Peterborough -1 6 £35,000 -30.00%
St Neots - 2 £55,000 -
C++
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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++.

1 448 (64.55%) Software Engineering
2 410 (59.08%) Python
3 339 (48.85%) Java
4 322 (46.40%) C
5 312 (44.96%) Mathematics
6 287 (41.35%) Degree
7 284 (40.92%) C#
8 274 (39.48%) Computer Science
9 212 (30.55%) Linux
10 189 (27.23%) Physics
11 180 (25.94%) Algorithms
12 161 (23.20%) Machine Learning
13 158 (22.77%) Windows
14 155 (22.33%) PhD
15 112 (16.14%) Agile Software Development
16 102 (14.70%) MATLAB
17 101 (14.55%) .NET
18 92 (13.26%) Artificial Intelligence
19 89 (12.82%) Electronics
20 86 (12.39%) Computer Science Degree
21 83 (11.96%) Wireless
22 69 (9.94%) Multithreading
22 69 (9.94%) OO
23 68 (9.80%) JavaScript
24 66 (9.51%) Wi-Fi
24 66 (9.51%) Android
25 65 (9.37%) Perl
25 65 (9.37%) Bluetooth
26 62 (8.93%) Embedded C
27 60 (8.65%) Numerate Degree

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 9 (1.30%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (0.86%) DNN
3 2 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (0.58%) Simulink
2 2 (0.29%) Mathcad
3 1 (0.14%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.29%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.29%) PaaS
3 2 (0.29%) SaaS
4 1 (0.14%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 83 (11.96%) Wireless
2 66 (9.51%) Wi-Fi
3 65 (9.37%) Bluetooth
4 39 (5.62%) Internet
5 18 (2.59%) DVB
5 18 (2.59%) LTE
6 15 (2.16%) TCP/IP
7 11 (1.59%) ZigBee
8 7 (1.01%) Fibre Channel
8 7 (1.01%) SAN
9 6 (0.86%) 802.11
10 5 (0.72%) Firewall
10 5 (0.72%) HTTP
10 5 (0.72%) OFDM
10 5 (0.72%) Software-Defined Networking
11 4 (0.58%) Ethernet
12 2 (0.29%) iSCSI
13 1 (0.14%) 4G
13 1 (0.14%) GSM
13 1 (0.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (4.32%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.01%) Big Data
3 4 (0.58%) MySQL
4 3 (0.43%) Geospatial Data
4 3 (0.43%) GIS
4 3 (0.43%) Text Mining
5 1 (0.14%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.14%) MS Access
5 1 (0.14%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.14%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 32 (4.61%) Visual Studio
2 31 (4.47%) Git (software)
3 12 (1.73%) JIRA
3 12 (1.73%) NUnit
3 12 (1.73%) Selenium
4 11 (1.59%) Cucumber
4 11 (1.59%) GoogleTest
4 11 (1.59%) Rhino Mocks
5 5 (0.72%) LabVIEW
6 4 (0.58%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.43%) MSI
7 3 (0.43%) WiX
8 1 (0.14%) Android Studio
8 1 (0.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.14%) Gradle
8 1 (0.14%) Subversion
8 1 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 89 (12.82%) Electronics
2 51 (7.35%) Telecoms
3 32 (4.61%) Finance
4 21 (3.03%) Multimedia
5 19 (2.74%) Aerospace
6 15 (2.16%) Manufacturing
7 13 (1.87%) Automotive
8 12 (1.73%) Games
9 10 (1.44%) Law
9 10 (1.44%) Marketing
10 8 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.58%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.29%) Banking
12 2 (0.29%) French Language
12 2 (0.29%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.14%) Advertising
13 1 (0.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 354 (51.01%) Software Engineer
2 225 (32.42%) C++ Software Engineer
3 188 (27.09%) Developer
4 121 (17.44%) Graduate
4 121 (17.44%) Software Developer
5 109 (15.71%) Embedded Engineer
6 104 (14.99%) C++ Developer
7 98 (14.12%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 85 (12.25%) C Software Engineer
9 83 (11.96%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 76 (10.95%) C++ Software Developer
11 73 (10.52%) Embedded C++ Engineer
12 72 (10.37%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
13 67 (9.65%) Embedded C Engineer
14 66 (9.51%) Embedded C Software Engineer
15 65 (9.37%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
16 64 (9.22%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
16 64 (9.22%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
17 59 (8.50%) Java Engineer
18 56 (8.07%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (14.55%) .NET
2 57 (8.21%) ASP.NET
3 39 (5.62%) HTML
4 29 (4.18%) HTML5
5 25 (3.60%) AngularJS
5 25 (3.60%) STL
6 21 (3.03%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 21 (3.03%) POSIX
7 20 (2.88%) Natural Language Processing
8 18 (2.59%) Angular 2
8 18 (2.59%) MFC
8 18 (2.59%) WPF
9 17 (2.45%) XML
10 16 (2.31%) Apache Axis
11 14 (2.02%) CSS
12 13 (1.87%) jQuery
12 13 (1.87%) OpenGL
13 12 (1.73%) Qt
14 10 (1.44%) Catalyst
15 9 (1.30%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 274 (39.48%) Computer Science
2 180 (25.94%) Algorithms
3 49 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (6.63%) Augmented Reality
5 43 (6.20%) Smart City
6 32 (4.61%) Internet of Things
7 26 (3.75%) Embedded Systems
8 24 (3.46%) Mobile App
9 20 (2.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 18 (2.59%) 3D Printing
11 17 (2.45%) Smartphone
12 14 (2.02%) Data Structures
13 13 (1.87%) Robotics
14 12 (1.73%) 3D Graphics
14 12 (1.73%) Smart Home
15 11 (1.59%) ASIC
15 11 (1.59%) Life Science
16 10 (1.44%) Linux Command Line
17 8 (1.15%) Device Driver
18 7 (1.01%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 212 (30.55%) Linux
2 158 (22.77%) Windows
3 66 (9.51%) Android
4 45 (6.48%) Apple iOS
5 23 (3.31%) Unix
6 16 (2.31%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (0.86%) Windows Server
8 5 (0.72%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 3 (0.43%) CentOS
9 3 (0.43%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 448 (64.55%) Software Engineering
2 312 (44.96%) Mathematics
3 189 (27.23%) Physics
4 161 (23.20%) Machine Learning
5 112 (16.14%) Agile Software Development
6 92 (13.26%) Artificial Intelligence
7 69 (9.94%) Multithreading
7 69 (9.94%) OO
8 51 (7.35%) Signal Processing
9 44 (6.34%) Test Automation
10 43 (6.20%) Smart City Simulations
11 42 (6.05%) SDLC
12 40 (5.76%) CAD
13 37 (5.33%) Scrum
14 36 (5.19%) Digital Signal Processing
15 33 (4.76%) Distributed Algorithms
15 33 (4.76%) Reinforcement Learning
16 32 (4.61%) OOP
17 29 (4.18%) Unit Testing
18 27 (3.89%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 410 (59.08%) Python
2 339 (48.85%) Java
3 322 (46.40%) C
4 284 (40.92%) C#
5 102 (14.70%) MATLAB
6 68 (9.80%) JavaScript
7 65 (9.37%) Perl
8 62 (8.93%) Embedded C
9 56 (8.07%) Embedded C++
10 43 (6.20%) SQL
11 22 (3.17%) Assembly Language
12 16 (2.31%) Bash Shell
13 13 (1.87%) Ruby
14 11 (1.59%) Objective-C
15 10 (1.44%) Scala
16 8 (1.15%) Tcl
17 6 (0.86%) Fortran
18 5 (0.72%) F#
18 5 (0.72%) OCaml
18 5 (0.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 287 (41.35%) Degree
2 155 (22.33%) PhD
3 86 (12.39%) Computer Science Degree
4 60 (8.65%) Numerate Degree
5 24 (3.46%) Security Cleared
6 21 (3.03%) MCP
6 21 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.43%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.43%) Postgraduate
8 2 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.45%) QA
2 1 (0.14%) FIPS 140-2
2 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 42 (6.05%) Firmware
2 27 (3.89%) Docker
3 10 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.86%) LXC
5 5 (0.72%) KVM
6 3 (0.43%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.29%) QEMU
7 2 (0.29%) Xen
8 1 (0.14%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
1 11 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (1.15%) Ansible
2 8 (1.15%) Kubernetes
3 4 (0.58%) Puppet
4 3 (0.43%) Grafana
4 3 (0.43%) Munin
4 3 (0.43%) Salt
4 3 (0.43%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 34 (4.90%) Microsoft
2 12 (1.73%) Google
3 10 (1.44%) Brocade
3 10 (1.44%) VMware
4 6 (0.86%) Oracle
5 5 (0.72%) CA
5 5 (0.72%) Riverbed
5 5 (0.72%) Vyatta
6 4 (0.58%) Atmel
6 4 (0.58%) SAP
7 3 (0.43%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.14%) Apple
8 1 (0.14%) Citrix
8 1 (0.14%) Lattice Semiconductor
8 1 (0.14%) NEC
8 1 (0.14%) Perforce
8 1 (0.14%) Thales
8 1 (0.14%) Xilinx
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 50000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £30k - 55k per year + Full Benefits Package,Best Around!!
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-55k plus 5% pension, Medical insurance, Health insurance +25 day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: From £0 to £45,000 per annum £25k-£35k dep. experience+bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £60K
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Awesome Benefits + Prospects!!
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £65,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: Negotiable c£80,000 DoE + package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50k - 60k Plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £60,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k DoE + top benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE plus stock options
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
networx
Salary: Salary Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k - 50k (DOE) Plus Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k (DoE) + top benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Incredible Prospects+Potential+Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits plus superb benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £80k DoE + top benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DoE + top benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago