Period
to 19 December 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 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 5 13
Rank change year-on-year -12 +8 +6
Permanent jobs citing C++ 355 1,091 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 11.64% 25.18% 15.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.34% 36.46% 24.53%
Number of salaries quoted 341 892 453
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £32,750 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £72,500 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +20.48% -2.35%

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 1,745 2,992 2,246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 57.23% 69.05% 64.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1,371 2,406 1,947
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -6 334 £57,500 +15.00% 160
Huntingdon - 1 £38,500 - 2
C++
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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++.

1 212 (59.72%) Python
2 206 (58.03%) Software Engineering
3 173 (48.73%) C
4 167 (47.04%) Java
5 132 (37.18%) C#
6 129 (36.34%) Linux
7 122 (34.37%) Machine Learning
8 107 (30.14%) Agile Software Development
9 104 (29.30%) Multithreading
10 94 (26.48%) Artificial Intelligence
11 79 (22.25%) Algorithms
12 70 (19.72%) Computer Science
13 69 (19.44%) Mathematics
14 58 (16.34%) PhD
14 58 (16.34%) JavaScript
15 54 (15.21%) Test Automation
15 54 (15.21%) Distributed Algorithms
16 52 (14.65%) Degree
17 49 (13.80%) Reinforcement Learning
18 48 (13.52%) Deep Learning
18 48 (13.52%) Scrum
19 43 (12.11%) Windows
20 40 (11.27%) Natural Language Processing
21 39 (10.99%) Bayesian Methods
22 37 (10.42%) Git (software)
23 34 (9.58%) TensorFlow
24 33 (9.30%) Problem-Solving
25 30 (8.45%) Markov Model
25 30 (8.45%) MPhil
25 30 (8.45%) Blockchain

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 17 (4.79%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (0.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.28%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.28%) GNU Octave
1 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.28%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.35%) GitHub
2 13 (3.66%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (3.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (1.41%) Slack
5 5 (1.41%) Trello
6 2 (0.56%) Firebase
6 2 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 30 (8.45%) Wireless
2 13 (3.66%) TCP/IP
3 10 (2.82%) Bluetooth
4 8 (2.25%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (1.69%) 802.11
6 3 (0.85%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.56%) Intranet
7 2 (0.56%) ZigBee
8 1 (0.28%) BGP
8 1 (0.28%) Firewall
8 1 (0.28%) MPLS
8 1 (0.28%) OpenFlow
8 1 (0.28%) Quagga
8 1 (0.28%) SMS
8 1 (0.28%) Software-Defined Networking
8 1 (0.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (8.45%) Blockchain
2 27 (7.61%) Big Data
3 20 (5.63%) SQL Server
4 12 (3.38%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (1.41%) HBase
6 5 (1.41%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.41%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.28%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.28%) Geospatial Data
7 1 (0.28%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 37 (10.42%) Git (software)
2 23 (6.48%) Visual Studio
3 22 (6.20%) Jenkins
4 21 (5.92%) JIRA
5 18 (5.07%) TeamCity
6 16 (4.51%) Selenium
7 12 (3.38%) Maven
8 10 (2.82%) Gradle
8 10 (2.82%) Hudson
9 8 (2.25%) ReSharper
10 7 (1.97%) Subversion
11 6 (1.69%) HP UFT
11 6 (1.69%) NCrunch
12 4 (1.13%) NUnit
13 3 (0.85%) Pylint
13 3 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
14 2 (0.56%) CMake
14 2 (0.56%) Eclipse
14 2 (0.56%) GCC
14 2 (0.56%) Redmine
General
1 29 (8.17%) Telecoms
2 25 (7.04%) Games
3 16 (4.51%) Publishing
4 14 (3.94%) Automotive
5 12 (3.38%) Electronics
6 11 (3.10%) Manufacturing
7 9 (2.54%) Finance
8 7 (1.97%) Aerospace
9 5 (1.41%) Marketing
10 2 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.56%) Retail
11 1 (0.28%) French Language
11 1 (0.28%) German Language
11 1 (0.28%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.28%) Japanese Language
11 1 (0.28%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 166 (46.76%) Software Engineer
2 131 (36.90%) Developer
3 70 (19.72%) C++ Developer
4 51 (14.37%) C++ Software Engineer
5 44 (12.39%) Software Developer
6 41 (11.55%) Embedded Engineer
7 36 (10.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 35 (9.86%) Senior Software Engineer
9 34 (9.58%) Graduate
10 32 (9.01%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 31 (8.73%) Python Engineer
12 25 (7.04%) Test Engineer
13 21 (5.92%) C Software Engineer
13 21 (5.92%) Graduate Developer
13 21 (5.92%) Java Developer
14 20 (5.63%) Python Developer
15 19 (5.35%) C++ Software Developer
15 19 (5.35%) Machine Learning Engineer
16 18 (5.07%) Python Software Engineer
17 17 (4.79%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (11.27%) Natural Language Processing
2 34 (9.58%) TensorFlow
3 27 (7.61%) .NET
3 27 (7.61%) HTML
4 26 (7.32%) STL
5 20 (5.63%) CSS
6 13 (3.66%) ASP.NET
7 12 (3.38%) jQuery
8 11 (3.10%) AngularJS
9 9 (2.54%) Angular 2
9 9 (2.54%) JSON
9 9 (2.54%) Node.js
9 9 (2.54%) Yocto
10 8 (2.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 8 (2.25%) WPF
11 7 (1.97%) CSS3
11 7 (1.97%) HTML5
11 7 (1.97%) pytest
11 7 (1.97%) Web Services
11 7 (1.97%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 79 (22.25%) Algorithms
2 22 (6.20%) Smart City
3 18 (5.07%) Robotics
4 16 (4.51%) Embedded Systems
5 11 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (3.10%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (2.82%) Device Driver
7 9 (2.54%) Grid Computing
8 8 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.69%) User Experience
10 5 (1.41%) Biotechnology
10 5 (1.41%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.41%) Life Science
10 5 (1.41%) Smartphone
11 4 (1.13%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.13%) Music Streaming
12 2 (0.56%) IPTV
12 2 (0.56%) Media Streaming
12 2 (0.56%) STB
12 2 (0.56%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 129 (36.34%) Linux
2 43 (12.11%) Windows
3 23 (6.48%) Android
4 17 (4.79%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (1.13%) Unix
6 3 (0.85%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.56%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.28%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (58.03%) Software Engineering
2 122 (34.37%) Machine Learning
3 107 (30.14%) Agile Software Development
4 104 (29.30%) Multithreading
5 94 (26.48%) Artificial Intelligence
6 70 (19.72%) Computer Science
7 69 (19.44%) Mathematics
8 54 (15.21%) Distributed Algorithms
8 54 (15.21%) Test Automation
9 49 (13.80%) Reinforcement Learning
10 48 (13.52%) Deep Learning
10 48 (13.52%) Scrum
11 39 (10.99%) Bayesian Methods
12 33 (9.30%) Problem-Solving
13 30 (8.45%) Biology
13 30 (8.45%) Computational Biology
13 30 (8.45%) Computational Linguistics
13 30 (8.45%) Markov Model
13 30 (8.45%) Probabilistic Modelling
14 29 (8.17%) OO
Programming Languages
1 212 (59.72%) Python
2 173 (48.73%) C
3 167 (47.04%) Java
4 132 (37.18%) C#
5 58 (16.34%) JavaScript
6 19 (5.35%) SQL
7 12 (3.38%) Ruby
8 11 (3.10%) Bash Shell
8 11 (3.10%) Embedded C
9 9 (2.54%) Embedded C++
9 9 (2.54%) Perl
10 8 (2.25%) Julia
11 7 (1.97%) Objective-C
12 6 (1.69%) Go
12 6 (1.69%) MATLAB
12 6 (1.69%) Rust
12 6 (1.69%) Scala
12 6 (1.69%) Solidity
13 5 (1.41%) Assembly Language
13 5 (1.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 58 (16.34%) PhD
2 52 (14.65%) Degree
3 30 (8.45%) MPhil
4 22 (6.20%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (1.41%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.56%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.28%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.28%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.54%) QA
2 1 (0.28%) ISO 13485
2 1 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (4.51%) Virtual Machines
2 14 (3.94%) Firmware
3 9 (2.54%) Docker
4 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (2.82%) Ansible
2 9 (2.54%) Puppet
3 6 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (1.13%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.28%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (7.32%) Microsoft
2 8 (2.25%) Oracle
3 5 (1.41%) Apple
4 3 (0.85%) Google
4 3 (0.85%) SAP
5 2 (0.56%) Atmel
6 1 (0.28%) Citrix
6 1 (0.28%) EMC
6 1 (0.28%) Intel
6 1 (0.28%) Juniper
6 1 (0.28%) Perforce
6 1 (0.28%) QNX
6 1 (0.28%) Twitter
6 1 (0.28%) VMware
6 1 (0.28%) Xamarin