The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
England / East of England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 34 35
Rank change year-on-year +8 +1  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 529 388 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 8.67% 5.71% 6.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.94% 11.06% 12.02%
Number of salaries quoted 430 338 428
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £60,000 £52,500
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 the East of England with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3541 3507 4210
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 58.07% 51.58% 51.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2963 3090 3636
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 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 the East of England

C++
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for C++ in the East of England

C++
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in the East of England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in the East of England

C++
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++ within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 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 +5 364 £47,500 +11.76% 77
Hertfordshire +7 96 £37,500 -6.25% 17
Bedfordshire +21 27 £41,250 +22.22% 4
Essex +18 26 £45,000 -12.19% 3
Norfolk +8 14 £45,000 +6.69% 1
Suffolk -15 2 £25,500 -15.70% 3
C++
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 East of England region with a requirement for C++.

1 608 (62.81%) Software Engineering
2 467 (48.24%) Python
3 418 (43.18%) C
4 413 (42.67%) Degree
5 409 (42.25%) Java
6 396 (40.91%) C#
7 394 (40.70%) Computer Science
8 344 (35.54%) Mathematics
9 251 (25.93%) Linux
10 241 (24.90%) Physics
11 219 (22.62%) Windows
12 209 (21.59%) Algorithms
13 200 (20.66%) PhD
14 178 (18.39%) Machine Learning
15 159 (16.43%) Agile Software Development
16 156 (16.12%) .NET
17 140 (14.46%) Computer Science Degree
18 137 (14.15%) JavaScript
19 130 (13.43%) MATLAB
19 130 (13.43%) Telecoms
20 111 (11.47%) Electronics
20 111 (11.47%) OO
21 103 (10.64%) Multithreading
22 102 (10.54%) Signal Processing
23 93 (9.61%) Artificial Intelligence
24 87 (8.99%) Visual Studio
24 87 (8.99%) ASP.NET
25 85 (8.78%) Wireless
26 83 (8.57%) LabVIEW
27 81 (8.37%) HTML

C++
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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (0.93%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (0.62%) DNN
3 4 (0.41%) IIS
3 4 (0.41%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (0.31%) SugarCRM
5 2 (0.21%) Apache
5 2 (0.21%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.10%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.10%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.10%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (1.55%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (1.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (0.83%) Simulink
4 4 (0.41%) SOLIDWORKS
5 2 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.21%) Mathcad
5 2 (0.21%) OrCAD
5 2 (0.21%) XMetaL
6 1 (0.10%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 4 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.31%) LabWindows
2 3 (0.31%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.21%) HFM
3 2 (0.21%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 30 (3.10%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (1.24%) SaaS
3 8 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.21%) GitHub
6 2 (0.21%) PaaS
6 2 (0.21%) TestFlight
7 1 (0.10%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 85 (8.78%) Wireless
2 66 (6.82%) Bluetooth
2 66 (6.82%) Wi-Fi
3 39 (4.03%) Internet
4 21 (2.17%) TCP/IP
5 18 (1.86%) DVB
5 18 (1.86%) LTE
6 11 (1.14%) ZigBee
7 8 (0.83%) Firewall
8 7 (0.72%) Ethernet
8 7 (0.72%) Fibre Channel
8 7 (0.72%) SAN
9 6 (0.62%) 802.11
10 5 (0.52%) HTTP
10 5 (0.52%) OFDM
10 5 (0.52%) Software-Defined Networking
11 2 (0.21%) iBeacon
11 2 (0.21%) iSCSI
11 2 (0.21%) Software-Defined Radio
11 2 (0.21%) SpaceWire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (3.82%) SQL Server
2 10 (1.03%) NoSQL
3 8 (0.83%) Big Data
3 8 (0.83%) MySQL
4 4 (0.41%) MarkLogic
4 4 (0.41%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.31%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (0.31%) Geospatial Data
5 3 (0.31%) GIS
5 3 (0.31%) MongoDB
5 3 (0.31%) SQLite
5 3 (0.31%) Text Mining
6 2 (0.21%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.21%) DTS
6 2 (0.21%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.21%) Redis
7 1 (0.10%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.10%) MS Access
7 1 (0.10%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.10%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 87 (8.99%) Visual Studio
2 83 (8.57%) LabVIEW
3 52 (5.37%) Git (software)
4 17 (1.76%) Jenkins
4 17 (1.76%) NUnit
5 15 (1.55%) Selenium
6 13 (1.34%) Subversion
7 12 (1.24%) JIRA
8 11 (1.14%) Cucumber
8 11 (1.14%) GoogleTest
8 11 (1.14%) Rhino Mocks
9 10 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (0.62%) SpecFlow
11 4 (0.41%) Rational Rhapsody
12 3 (0.31%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.31%) MSI
12 3 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
12 3 (0.31%) PowerBuilder
12 3 (0.31%) Visual Studio Team System
12 3 (0.31%) WiX
General
1 130 (13.43%) Telecoms
2 111 (11.47%) Electronics
3 56 (5.79%) Finance
4 37 (3.82%) Aerospace
5 26 (2.69%) Games
6 24 (2.48%) Manufacturing
7 21 (2.17%) Multimedia
8 17 (1.76%) Automotive
9 12 (1.24%) Marketing
10 10 (1.03%) Law
11 8 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.41%) Italian Language
12 4 (0.41%) Publishing
12 4 (0.41%) Retail
13 2 (0.21%) Banking
13 2 (0.21%) French Language
13 2 (0.21%) Legal
13 2 (0.21%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.10%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 446 (46.07%) Software Engineer
2 318 (32.85%) Developer
3 257 (26.55%) C++ Software Engineer
4 185 (19.11%) Software Developer
5 162 (16.74%) C++ Developer
6 132 (13.64%) Graduate
7 120 (12.40%) Embedded Engineer
8 117 (12.09%) C++ Software Developer
9 108 (11.16%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 91 (9.40%) C Software Engineer
11 89 (9.19%) C/C++ Software Engineer
12 81 (8.37%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 74 (7.64%) Embedded C++ Engineer
14 73 (7.54%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
15 68 (7.02%) Embedded C Engineer
16 67 (6.92%) Embedded C Software Engineer
17 66 (6.82%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
18 65 (6.71%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
18 65 (6.71%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
19 62 (6.40%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (16.12%) .NET
2 87 (8.99%) ASP.NET
3 81 (8.37%) HTML
4 41 (4.24%) HTML5
5 40 (4.13%) AngularJS
5 40 (4.13%) CSS
6 33 (3.41%) MFC
7 30 (3.10%) OpenGL
8 28 (2.89%) XML
9 25 (2.58%) Node.js
9 25 (2.58%) STL
10 22 (2.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 22 (2.27%) POSIX
11 21 (2.17%) Ajax
12 20 (2.07%) jQuery
12 20 (2.07%) Natural Language Processing
13 19 (1.96%) WPF
14 18 (1.86%) Angular 2
15 16 (1.65%) Apache Axis
16 15 (1.55%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 394 (40.70%) Computer Science
2 209 (21.59%) Algorithms
3 73 (7.54%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (4.75%) Augmented Reality
5 43 (4.44%) Smart City
6 40 (4.13%) Embedded Systems
6 40 (4.13%) Mobile App
7 32 (3.31%) Internet of Things
8 22 (2.27%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 20 (2.07%) iPad
10 19 (1.96%) Smartphone
11 18 (1.86%) 3D Printing
12 14 (1.45%) Data Structures
13 13 (1.34%) Robotics
13 13 (1.34%) Smart Home
14 12 (1.24%) 3D Graphics
14 12 (1.24%) User Experience
15 11 (1.14%) ASIC
15 11 (1.14%) Life Science
15 11 (1.14%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 251 (25.93%) Linux
2 219 (22.62%) Windows
3 69 (7.13%) Android
4 49 (5.06%) Apple iOS
5 33 (3.41%) Unix
6 20 (2.07%) Embedded Linux
7 14 (1.45%) Windows 7
8 13 (1.34%) Windows 10
9 11 (1.14%) Windows Server
10 8 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.52%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 3 (0.31%) CentOS
12 3 (0.31%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.10%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 608 (62.81%) Software Engineering
2 344 (35.54%) Mathematics
3 241 (24.90%) Physics
4 178 (18.39%) Machine Learning
5 159 (16.43%) Agile Software Development
6 111 (11.47%) OO
7 103 (10.64%) Multithreading
8 102 (10.54%) Signal Processing
9 93 (9.61%) Artificial Intelligence
10 71 (7.33%) SDLC
11 53 (5.48%) Image Processing
12 51 (5.27%) Test Automation
13 49 (5.06%) Scrum
14 43 (4.44%) CAD
14 43 (4.44%) Smart City Simulations
15 41 (4.24%) OOD
16 40 (4.13%) Web Development
17 37 (3.82%) 3D Modelling
18 36 (3.72%) Digital Signal Processing
19 35 (3.62%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 467 (48.24%) Python
2 418 (43.18%) C
3 409 (42.25%) Java
4 396 (40.91%) C#
5 137 (14.15%) JavaScript
6 130 (13.43%) MATLAB
7 77 (7.95%) Perl
8 75 (7.75%) SQL
9 69 (7.13%) Embedded C
10 63 (6.51%) Embedded C++
11 30 (3.10%) Ruby
12 28 (2.89%) Assembly Language
13 21 (2.17%) Bash Shell
14 14 (1.45%) Objective-C
15 13 (1.34%) PHP
16 11 (1.14%) Tcl
17 10 (1.03%) Scala
18 7 (0.72%) Ada
18 7 (0.72%) Delphi
19 6 (0.62%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 413 (42.67%) Degree
2 200 (20.66%) PhD
3 140 (14.46%) Computer Science Degree
4 60 (6.20%) Numerate Degree
5 36 (3.72%) Security Cleared
6 21 (2.17%) MCP
6 21 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (0.62%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.52%) CISSP
8 5 (0.52%) Master's Degree
9 4 (0.41%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 4 (0.41%) CISA
9 4 (0.41%) CISM
9 4 (0.41%) CSSLP
9 4 (0.41%) SANS
10 3 (0.31%) ISEB
10 3 (0.31%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.31%) Postgraduate
11 2 (0.21%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (1.86%) QA
2 4 (0.41%) MISRA
3 3 (0.31%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.21%) MIL-STD-1553
5 1 (0.10%) Def Stans
5 1 (0.10%) DICOM
5 1 (0.10%) FIPS 140-2
5 1 (0.10%) HL7
System Software
1 52 (5.37%) Firmware
2 30 (3.10%) Docker
3 10 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.83%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.72%) LXC
6 6 (0.62%) KVM
7 3 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.31%) Xen
8 2 (0.21%) QEMU
9 1 (0.10%) Slurm Workload Manager
9 1 (0.10%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.10%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (1.45%) Ansible
3 13 (1.34%) Puppet
4 11 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (0.83%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.31%) Grafana
6 3 (0.31%) Munin
6 3 (0.31%) Salt
6 3 (0.31%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (0.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (0.31%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.21%) HockeyApp
7 2 (0.21%) Terraform
8 1 (0.10%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.10%) Mesos
Vendors
1 58 (5.99%) Microsoft
2 19 (1.96%) Google
3 18 (1.86%) Xamarin
4 12 (1.24%) Oracle
5 10 (1.03%) Brocade
5 10 (1.03%) VMware
6 5 (0.52%) CA
6 5 (0.52%) IBM
6 5 (0.52%) Riverbed
6 5 (0.52%) Vyatta
7 4 (0.41%) Apple
7 4 (0.41%) Atmel
7 4 (0.41%) Dell
7 4 (0.41%) SAP
8 3 (0.31%) Ab Initio
8 3 (0.31%) Progress
8 3 (0.31%) Sage
8 3 (0.31%) SonicWALL
8 3 (0.31%) Symantec
8 3 (0.31%) Xilinx
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 50000
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
FIS Global
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50k - 60k Plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Awesome Benefits + Prospects!!
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £30k - 55k per year + Full Benefits Package,Best Around!!
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £65,000 + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tring, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: Negotiable c£80,000 DoE + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-55k plus 5% pension, Medical insurance, Health insurance +25 day
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: From £0 to £45,000 per annum £25k-£35k dep. experience+bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Saffron Walden, Essex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k - 50k (DOE) Plus Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £60K
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k (DoE) + top benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE plus stock options
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Incredible Prospects+Potential+Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits plus superb benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago