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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
England / East of England
Rank 28 34 33
Rank change year-on-year +6 -1  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 439 459 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 7.19% 6.24% 6.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.38% 12.91% 12.96%
Number of salaries quoted 313 400 432
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 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 3281 3555 3880
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 53.71% 48.30% 52.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2711 2959 3214
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.70% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

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 March 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 March 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 +10 330 £45,000 +10.42% 73
Hertfordshire -25 67 £40,000 - 6
Essex +8 13 £55,000 +22.22% 6
Bedfordshire +14 12 £39,000 -2.50%
Suffolk -3 11 £26,500 -18.46% 1
Norfolk -5 7 £42,500 -15.92% 2
East Anglia - 1 - -
C++
England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 March 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++.

1 490 (55.87%) Software Engineering
2 405 (46.18%) Python
3 385 (43.90%) Degree
4 384 (43.79%) C
5 343 (39.11%) Computer Science
6 337 (38.43%) C#
7 333 (37.97%) Java
8 260 (29.65%) Mathematics
9 239 (27.25%) Linux
10 187 (21.32%) Physics
11 184 (20.98%) Windows
12 167 (19.04%) .NET
13 164 (18.70%) PhD
14 150 (17.10%) JavaScript
15 148 (16.88%) Agile Software Development
16 146 (16.65%) Algorithms
17 115 (13.11%) Electronics
18 111 (12.66%) Telecoms
19 110 (12.54%) Machine Learning
20 106 (12.09%) OO
21 103 (11.74%) HTML
22 102 (11.63%) MATLAB
23 101 (11.52%) Perl
24 96 (10.95%) Multithreading
25 83 (9.46%) ASP.NET
26 78 (8.89%) Visual Studio
27 77 (8.78%) Wireless
28 76 (8.67%) CSS
29 74 (8.44%) SQL
30 72 (8.21%) Bluetooth

C++
Top Related 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 (1.03%) Apache
1 9 (1.03%) NServiceBus
2 8 (0.91%) IIS
2 8 (0.91%) MS Exchange
3 5 (0.57%) DNN
4 3 (0.34%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.23%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.11%) Luigi
6 1 (0.11%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 19 (2.17%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.03%) GIMP
2 9 (1.03%) Simulink
3 6 (0.68%) MS Office
3 6 (0.68%) SOLIDWORKS
4 3 (0.34%) OrCAD
4 3 (0.34%) XMetaL
5 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.11%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 6 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.57%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.23%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (1.48%) SaaS
3 9 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (0.80%) GitHub
5 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.23%) PaaS
6 1 (0.11%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 77 (8.78%) Wireless
2 72 (8.21%) Bluetooth
3 58 (6.61%) Wi-Fi
4 28 (3.19%) Internet
5 23 (2.62%) Ethernet
6 17 (1.94%) 802.11
7 14 (1.60%) DVB
7 14 (1.60%) LTE
8 13 (1.48%) TCP/IP
9 12 (1.37%) Firewall
10 8 (0.91%) HTTP
10 8 (0.91%) RS-232
10 8 (0.91%) SAN
10 8 (0.91%) Wireshark
10 8 (0.91%) ZigBee
11 7 (0.80%) Fibre Channel
12 6 (0.68%) Software-Defined Networking
13 2 (0.23%) iSCSI
13 2 (0.23%) LDAP
13 2 (0.23%) SpaceWire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (3.65%) SQL Server
2 23 (2.62%) MySQL
3 12 (1.37%) Big Data
4 10 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (1.14%) MongoDB
5 9 (1.03%) NoSQL
6 6 (0.68%) Relational Database
7 4 (0.46%) MarkLogic
8 3 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.23%) Geospatial Data
9 2 (0.23%) GIS
9 2 (0.23%) Neo4j
9 2 (0.23%) Redis
10 1 (0.11%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.11%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.11%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.11%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.11%) SQLite
10 1 (0.11%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 78 (8.89%) Visual Studio
2 61 (6.96%) Git (software)
3 49 (5.59%) LabVIEW
4 20 (2.28%) Selenium
5 19 (2.17%) Subversion
6 16 (1.82%) NUnit
7 10 (1.14%) Jenkins
7 10 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (0.80%) gulp
9 6 (0.68%) JUnit
9 6 (0.68%) Rhino Mocks
9 6 (0.68%) Xcode
10 5 (0.57%) Eclipse
10 5 (0.57%) GoogleTest
10 5 (0.57%) Grunt
11 4 (0.46%) CppUnit
11 4 (0.46%) Mercurial
12 3 (0.34%) Rational Rhapsody
12 3 (0.34%) SpecFlow
13 2 (0.23%) Bitbucket
General
1 115 (13.11%) Electronics
2 111 (12.66%) Telecoms
3 43 (4.90%) Finance
4 41 (4.68%) Games
5 39 (4.45%) Aerospace
6 23 (2.62%) Banking
7 21 (2.39%) Automotive
8 20 (2.28%) Manufacturing
9 14 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
10 11 (1.25%) Law
11 10 (1.14%) Multimedia
11 10 (1.14%) Retail
12 8 (0.91%) Marketing
13 7 (0.80%) Publishing
14 6 (0.68%) French Language
14 6 (0.68%) Italian Language
15 4 (0.46%) German Language
16 2 (0.23%) Legal
16 2 (0.23%) Local Government
16 2 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 354 (40.36%) Software Engineer
2 334 (38.08%) Developer
3 203 (23.15%) C++ Software Engineer
4 159 (18.13%) Software Developer
5 143 (16.31%) C++ Developer
6 108 (12.31%) Graduate
7 102 (11.63%) Embedded Engineer
8 94 (10.72%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 81 (9.24%) C++ Software Developer
10 65 (7.41%) Senior Software Engineer
11 63 (7.18%) C Software Engineer
12 61 (6.96%) C/C++ Software Engineer
13 60 (6.84%) C# Developer
13 60 (6.84%) Java Engineer
14 58 (6.61%) Embedded C++ Engineer
14 58 (6.61%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
15 55 (6.27%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 55 (6.27%) Java Software Engineer
16 47 (5.36%) Java Developer
17 43 (4.90%) Embedded C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (19.04%) .NET
2 103 (11.74%) HTML
3 83 (9.46%) ASP.NET
4 76 (8.67%) CSS
5 43 (4.90%) HTML5
6 38 (4.33%) XML
7 37 (4.22%) WPF
8 32 (3.65%) OpenGL
9 31 (3.53%) jQuery
9 31 (3.53%) Node.js
10 29 (3.31%) Web Services
11 28 (3.19%) Ajax
12 27 (3.08%) AngularJS
13 26 (2.96%) JSON
13 26 (2.96%) MFC
14 25 (2.85%) CSS3
15 24 (2.74%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 18 (2.05%) iOS SDK
17 17 (1.94%) 802.1X
17 17 (1.94%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 343 (39.11%) Computer Science
2 146 (16.65%) Algorithms
3 35 (3.99%) Embedded Systems
4 31 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (2.85%) Augmented Reality
6 20 (2.28%) Device Driver
6 20 (2.28%) Internet of Things
6 20 (2.28%) Linux Command Line
7 18 (2.05%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 17 (1.94%) Mobile App
9 14 (1.60%) ASIC
9 14 (1.60%) iPad
9 14 (1.60%) Life Science
10 12 (1.37%) Smartphone
11 11 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
11 11 (1.25%) User Experience
11 11 (1.25%) Verilog
12 9 (1.03%) Virtual Team
13 8 (0.91%) Data Structures
13 8 (0.91%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 239 (27.25%) Linux
2 184 (20.98%) Windows
3 61 (6.96%) Android
4 54 (6.16%) Unix
5 40 (4.56%) Apple iOS
6 22 (2.51%) Embedded Linux
7 11 (1.25%) Windows Server
7 11 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (0.91%) Windows 10
9 8 (0.91%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.23%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.11%) webOS
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 490 (55.87%) Software Engineering
2 260 (29.65%) Mathematics
3 187 (21.32%) Physics
4 148 (16.88%) Agile Software Development
5 110 (12.54%) Machine Learning
6 106 (12.09%) OO
7 96 (10.95%) Multithreading
8 62 (7.07%) SDLC
9 55 (6.27%) OOD
10 53 (6.04%) Web Development
11 52 (5.93%) Signal Processing
12 47 (5.36%) Artificial Intelligence
12 47 (5.36%) OOP
13 45 (5.13%) Image Processing
14 42 (4.79%) Scrum
15 32 (3.65%) Visualisation
16 31 (3.53%) Computer Vision
17 29 (3.31%) Embedded Software Development
18 28 (3.19%) Deep Learning
19 27 (3.08%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 405 (46.18%) Python
2 384 (43.79%) C
3 337 (38.43%) C#
4 333 (37.97%) Java
5 150 (17.10%) JavaScript
6 102 (11.63%) MATLAB
7 101 (11.52%) Perl
8 74 (8.44%) SQL
9 45 (5.13%) Embedded C
10 40 (4.56%) Embedded C++
10 40 (4.56%) PHP
11 31 (3.53%) Assembly Language
12 24 (2.74%) Bash Shell
13 19 (2.17%) Tcl
14 13 (1.48%) Ruby
15 12 (1.37%) Scala
15 12 (1.37%) Shell Script
15 12 (1.37%) VB
15 12 (1.37%) VB.NET
16 11 (1.25%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 385 (43.90%) Degree
2 164 (18.70%) PhD
3 19 (2.17%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.23%) ISEB
4 2 (0.23%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.11%) CEH
5 1 (0.11%) CISSP
5 1 (0.11%) CPTE
5 1 (0.11%) CREST Certified
5 1 (0.11%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.11%) GSEC
5 1 (0.11%) HNC
5 1 (0.11%) HND
5 1 (0.11%) OSCP
5 1 (0.11%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.17%) QA
2 6 (0.68%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.23%) ISO13485
4 1 (0.11%) Def Stans
4 1 (0.11%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.11%) MISRA
4 1 (0.11%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.11%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (4.10%) Firmware
2 11 (1.25%) Hyper-V
3 10 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.91%) Docker
5 7 (0.80%) KVM
6 6 (0.68%) LXC
7 3 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.23%) Active Directory
8 2 (0.23%) QEMU
8 2 (0.23%) Xen
9 1 (0.11%) Slurm Workload Manager
9 1 (0.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 5 (0.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.23%) Puppet
5 1 (0.11%) HockeyApp
5 1 (0.11%) Mesos
Vendors
1 46 (5.25%) Microsoft
2 24 (2.74%) Dell
3 17 (1.94%) HP
4 16 (1.82%) Oracle
5 15 (1.71%) Xamarin
6 11 (1.25%) Brocade
7 10 (1.14%) VMware
8 7 (0.80%) CA
9 6 (0.68%) SAP
10 5 (0.57%) Google
10 5 (0.57%) Riverbed
10 5 (0.57%) Sage
10 5 (0.57%) SonicWALL
10 5 (0.57%) Symantec
10 5 (0.57%) Vyatta
11 4 (0.46%) Atmel
11 4 (0.46%) EMC
11 4 (0.46%) IBM
12 3 (0.34%) Cadence
13 2 (0.23%) Cisco
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 40,000 to £50,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 DoE + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k+ DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE + options
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Stock Options + More
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£50,000 + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £35,000 to £65,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: Excellent Package
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 £55k (DoE) + package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £55K
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + superb benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: DoE - £28k to £40k
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: Attractive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: Negotiable c£80,000 DoE + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago