C++ Jobs in the East of England

C++
England > East of England

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 6 months to 26 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
26 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 88 95 28
Rank change year-on-year +7 -67 +16
Permanent jobs citing C++ 121 173 534
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 2.65% 3.14% 8.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.99% 7.71% 18.88%
Number of salaries quoted 61 59 90
10th Percentile £45,000 £43,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £48,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +14.29% -4.55%
75th Percentile £68,750 £71,250 £62,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £80,000 £75,375
England median annual salary £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -7.41% +3.85% +8.33%

All Programming Languages
East of England

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 the East of England with a requirement for coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,514 2,245 2,829
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 33.11% 40.79% 45.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,250 1,061 1,217
10th Percentile £32,000 £37,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £40,057
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% +14.29% +5.00%
75th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £66,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £87,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +8.70%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

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

C++
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing C++ in the East of England over the 6 months to 26 February 2024.

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 6 months to 26 February 2024. 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
Jobs
Cambridgeshire +14 78 £60,000 +4.35% 83
Hertfordshire +46 25 £60,000 +4.35% 41
Essex -7 7 £60,000 -17.24% 14
Bedfordshire +23 5 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Suffolk +4 5 - - 2
Norfolk -20 1 £47,500 - 3
C++
England

C++
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.83%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.96%) AWS
1 6 (4.96%) AWS IoT
1 6 (4.96%) Azure
2 2 (1.65%) GitHub
3 1 (0.83%) GitHub Actions
3 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.09%) Internet
2 7 (5.79%) LoRaWAN
2 7 (5.79%) LTE
2 7 (5.79%) MQTT
3 6 (4.96%) Bluetooth
4 5 (4.13%) Modbus
5 4 (3.31%) RS-232
5 4 (3.31%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (2.48%) Ethernet
6 3 (2.48%) RS-422
6 3 (2.48%) RS-485
7 2 (1.65%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.65%) Wireless
8 1 (0.83%) 4G
8 1 (0.83%) 5G
8 1 (0.83%) 5G NR
8 1 (0.83%) GSM
8 1 (0.83%) Software-Defined Radio
8 1 (0.83%) SSL
8 1 (0.83%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.96%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.83%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (6.61%) Git
2 4 (3.31%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.31%) LabVIEW
3 3 (2.48%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (1.65%) GitLab
4 2 (1.65%) Subversion
5 1 (0.83%) GCC
5 1 (0.83%) TeamCity
General
1 36 (29.75%) Social Skills
2 28 (23.14%) Electronics
2 28 (23.14%) Marketing
3 25 (20.66%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (14.05%) Automotive
5 12 (9.92%) Manufacturing
6 10 (8.26%) Telecoms
7 9 (7.44%) Games
8 8 (6.61%) Influencing Skills
8 8 (6.61%) Multimedia
8 8 (6.61%) Presentation Skills
9 7 (5.79%) Finance
9 7 (5.79%) Public Sector
10 4 (3.31%) Norwegian Language
11 3 (2.48%) Publishing
12 2 (1.65%) Aerospace
12 2 (1.65%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 2 (1.65%) Law
13 1 (0.83%) Aviation
13 1 (0.83%) Police
Job Titles
1 38 (31.40%) Developer
2 37 (30.58%) Software Engineer
3 24 (19.83%) C++ Developer
4 20 (16.53%) Senior
5 17 (14.05%) Architect
6 15 (12.40%) Graphics Engineer
6 15 (12.40%) Software Developer
7 14 (11.57%) Principal Architect
8 11 (9.09%) Software Architect
9 10 (8.26%) C++ Consultant
9 10 (8.26%) C++ Software Engineer
9 10 (8.26%) Consultant
10 9 (7.44%) Embedded Engineer
10 9 (7.44%) Graphics Software Engineer
10 9 (7.44%) Senior Architect
10 9 (7.44%) Senior Software Architect
11 7 (5.79%) Performance Engineer
11 7 (5.79%) Software Consultant
12 6 (4.96%) C++ Software Developer
12 6 (4.96%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (14.88%) OpenGL
1 18 (14.88%) Vulkan
2 17 (14.05%) OpenGL ES
3 9 (7.44%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 9 (7.44%) Unreal Engine
3 9 (7.44%) WebAssembly
3 9 (7.44%) WebGPU
4 8 (6.61%) Direct3D
5 7 (5.79%) Middleware
6 6 (4.96%) Flask
7 5 (4.13%) Blazor
8 4 (3.31%) JSON
8 4 (3.31%) SAP PI
8 4 (3.31%) XML
8 4 (3.31%) XSLT
9 2 (1.65%) OpenCL
9 2 (1.65%) Yocto
10 1 (0.83%) Entity Framework
10 1 (0.83%) LLVM
10 1 (0.83%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 29 (23.97%) Mali
2 27 (22.31%) IoT
2 27 (22.31%) Smartphone
3 15 (12.40%) Embedded Systems
4 12 (9.92%) ARM Cortex
5 9 (7.44%) Handset
5 9 (7.44%) Ray Tracing
5 9 (7.44%) SIMD
6 8 (6.61%) 3D Graphics
6 8 (6.61%) Blog
6 8 (6.61%) Client/Server
6 8 (6.61%) Raspberry Pi
6 8 (6.61%) Verilog
7 3 (2.48%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.65%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.83%) CUDA
9 1 (0.83%) FPGA
9 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.83%) Robotics
9 1 (0.83%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 47 (38.84%) Linux
2 44 (36.36%) Android
3 11 (9.09%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.31%) Windows
5 3 (2.48%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.83%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (39.67%) Software Engineering
2 27 (22.31%) Computer Science
3 26 (21.49%) Problem-Solving
4 23 (19.01%) Performance Analysis
5 18 (14.88%) User Experience
6 17 (14.05%) Agile
6 17 (14.05%) Machine Learning
6 17 (14.05%) Mathematics
7 14 (11.57%) Scrum
8 13 (10.74%) DevOps
9 12 (9.92%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (8.26%) Roadmaps
11 9 (7.44%) CI/CD
11 9 (7.44%) Computer Architecture
11 9 (7.44%) Multithreaded Programming
11 9 (7.44%) Multithreading
11 9 (7.44%) Software Architecture
11 9 (7.44%) Technical Leadership
11 9 (7.44%) Unit Testing
12 8 (6.61%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 82 (67.77%) C
2 25 (20.66%) C#
3 21 (17.36%) Python
4 12 (9.92%) Ada
4 12 (9.92%) Java
5 10 (8.26%) Rust
6 8 (6.61%) JavaScript
6 8 (6.61%) SQL
7 7 (5.79%) SystemVerilog
8 6 (4.96%) Go
8 6 (4.96%) Tcl
9 5 (4.13%) Kotlin
9 5 (4.13%) MATLAB
10 4 (3.31%) ABAP
10 4 (3.31%) Embedded C
10 4 (3.31%) Embedded C++
10 4 (3.31%) Groovy
10 4 (3.31%) PowerShell
10 4 (3.31%) VB
10 4 (3.31%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 28 (23.14%) Degree
2 11 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (7.44%) Master's Degree
3 9 (7.44%) PhD
3 9 (7.44%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.48%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.83%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.83%) MISRA
1 1 (0.83%) MISRA C
System Software
1 26 (21.49%) Firmware
2 22 (18.18%) Embedded Firmware
3 3 (2.48%) Docker
4 1 (0.83%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 2 (1.65%) Kubernetes
1 2 (1.65%) Puppet
1 2 (1.65%) Terraform
2 1 (0.83%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (9.09%) SAP
2 5 (4.13%) BT
2 5 (4.13%) Google
2 5 (4.13%) HP
2 5 (4.13%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.31%) Computacenter
4 3 (2.48%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.83%) Cadence
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle
5 1 (0.83%) Renesas
5 1 (0.83%) Siemens
5 1 (0.83%) Synopsys
5 1 (0.83%) Xilinx