The median annual salary for a C++ Software Developer was £39,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

C++ Software Developer
England / East of England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 251 259
Rank change year-on-year +59 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 70 11 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.13% 0.16% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 0.17% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 70 11 35
Median salary £39,000 £34,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.70% -15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,750 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -9.44% +12.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6013 6595 7984
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 97.22% 96.26% 97.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4902 5593 6594
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C++ Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured C++ Software Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for C++ Software Developer in the East of England

C++ Software Developer
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Software Developer in the East of England.

Salary trend for C++ Software Developer in the East of England

C++ Software Developer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ Software Developer in the East of England over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ Software Developer in the East of England

C++ Software Developer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Software Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 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
Cambridgeshire +23 48 £36,500 +28.07% 12
Hertfordshire +11 12 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Essex - 7 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £38,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £25,500 -
C++ Software Developer
England

C++ Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, C++ Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region featuring C++ Software Developer in the job title.

1 116 (100.00%) C++
2 84 (72.41%) Software Engineering
3 72 (62.07%) C#
4 67 (57.76%) Physics
5 65 (56.03%) Java
6 60 (51.72%) Python
7 57 (49.14%) Degree
8 56 (48.28%) Computer Science
8 56 (48.28%) C
9 55 (47.41%) Windows
10 51 (43.97%) Mathematics
11 46 (39.66%) Linux
12 37 (31.90%) Computer Science Degree
13 34 (29.31%) Machine Learning
13 34 (29.31%) SDLC
14 30 (25.86%) Algorithms
15 29 (25.00%) Numerate Degree
16 28 (24.14%) .NET
17 24 (20.69%) PhD
18 21 (18.10%) LabVIEW
19 20 (17.24%) OO
20 19 (16.38%) Telecoms
20 19 (16.38%) Artificial Intelligence
21 17 (14.66%) CAD
22 16 (13.79%) CAE
22 16 (13.79%) OOD
22 16 (13.79%) Visual Studio
22 16 (13.79%) Apache Axis
22 16 (13.79%) Multithreading
22 16 (13.79%) 3D Printing

C++ Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.62%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.31%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (18.10%) LabVIEW
2 16 (13.79%) Visual Studio
3 11 (9.48%) GoogleTest
4 5 (4.31%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.59%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.59%) JIRA
5 3 (2.59%) Selenium
6 2 (1.72%) Subversion
General
1 19 (16.38%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.03%) Finance
3 6 (5.17%) Aerospace
3 6 (5.17%) Games
4 2 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.86%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (24.14%) .NET
2 16 (13.79%) Apache Axis
3 11 (9.48%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 11 (9.48%) STL
4 6 (5.17%) CSS
4 6 (5.17%) HTML
4 6 (5.17%) HTML5
4 6 (5.17%) WPF
5 5 (4.31%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.72%) Node.js
6 2 (1.72%) OpenCV
6 2 (1.72%) OpenGL
7 1 (0.86%) Angular 2
7 1 (0.86%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.86%) jQuery
7 1 (0.86%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 56 (48.28%) Computer Science
2 30 (25.86%) Algorithms
3 16 (13.79%) 3D Printing
4 7 (6.03%) Contactless
4 7 (6.03%) EMV
4 7 (6.03%) Smartcard
5 6 (5.17%) Smart City
6 1 (0.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 55 (47.41%) Windows
2 46 (39.66%) Linux
3 2 (1.72%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.72%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.86%) Android
4 1 (0.86%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.86%) Unix
4 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (72.41%) Software Engineering
2 67 (57.76%) Physics
3 51 (43.97%) Mathematics
4 34 (29.31%) Machine Learning
4 34 (29.31%) SDLC
5 20 (17.24%) OO
6 19 (16.38%) Artificial Intelligence
7 17 (14.66%) CAD
8 16 (13.79%) CAE
8 16 (13.79%) Content Writing
8 16 (13.79%) Image Processing
8 16 (13.79%) Multithreading
8 16 (13.79%) OOD
9 14 (12.07%) 3D Modelling
9 14 (12.07%) Data Acquisition
9 14 (12.07%) Data Analysis
9 14 (12.07%) Signal Processing
9 14 (12.07%) Web Development
10 11 (9.48%) UML
11 7 (6.03%) Personalization
Programming Languages
1 116 (100.00%) C++
2 72 (62.07%) C#
3 65 (56.03%) Java
4 60 (51.72%) Python
5 56 (48.28%) C
6 10 (8.62%) MATLAB
7 7 (6.03%) SQL
8 6 (5.17%) Assembly Language
8 6 (5.17%) Delphi
8 6 (5.17%) JavaScript
8 6 (5.17%) Pascal
9 3 (2.59%) Ruby
10 1 (0.86%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 57 (49.14%) Degree
2 37 (31.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (25.00%) Numerate Degree
4 24 (20.69%) PhD
5 1 (0.86%) MCP
5 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (0.86%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (9.48%) Google
2 1 (0.86%) Microsoft
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £65,000 + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Awesome Benefits + Prospects!!
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Prospects + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago