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

C++
England / East of England
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 36 34
Rank change year-on-year +6 -2  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 477 432 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 7.59% 5.92% 6.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.62% 12.00% 12.24%
Number of salaries quoted 352 375 451
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 3503 3599 4198
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 55.72% 49.36% 52.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2919 3079 3581
Median salary £45,000 £43,641 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.11% +2.68%  
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 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +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 28 April 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 28 April 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 +11 357 £45,000 +5.88% 77
Hertfordshire -24 73 £40,000 - 9
Bedfordshire +30 21 £40,000 -
Essex 0 11 £55,000 +15.78% 3
Norfolk -6 9 £52,500 +6.38% 2
Suffolk +1 7 £25,500 +18.60%
East Anglia - 1 - -
C++
England

For the 6 months to 28 April 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++.

1 532 (60.73%) Software Engineering
2 429 (48.97%) Python
3 392 (44.75%) C
4 379 (43.26%) Degree
5 348 (39.73%) Java
6 338 (38.58%) Computer Science
7 334 (38.13%) C#
8 303 (34.59%) Mathematics
9 228 (26.03%) Linux
10 201 (22.95%) Physics
11 183 (20.89%) PhD
12 180 (20.55%) Windows
13 170 (19.41%) Algorithms
14 146 (16.67%) .NET
15 136 (15.53%) Agile Software Development
16 131 (14.95%) Machine Learning
17 126 (14.38%) JavaScript
18 118 (13.47%) Electronics
19 116 (13.24%) Telecoms
20 114 (13.01%) MATLAB
21 107 (12.21%) OO
22 99 (11.30%) Perl
23 88 (10.05%) Wireless
24 81 (9.25%) Visual Studio
25 79 (9.02%) Multithreading
26 76 (8.68%) Bluetooth
27 75 (8.56%) HTML
28 71 (8.11%) Signal Processing
29 69 (7.88%) ASP.NET
30 68 (7.76%) SQL

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 7 (0.80%) IIS
1 7 (0.80%) MS Exchange
2 5 (0.57%) DNN
2 5 (0.57%) NServiceBus
3 4 (0.46%) Apache
4 3 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.23%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.11%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.11%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (0.80%) Simulink
2 6 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.68%) SOLIDWORKS
3 4 (0.46%) GIMP
4 3 (0.34%) OrCAD
4 3 (0.34%) XMetaL
5 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.11%) GNU Octave
5 1 (0.11%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 5 (0.57%) Sage 200
1 5 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.23%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.11%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.26%) SaaS
3 7 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.34%) GitHub
5 2 (0.23%) PaaS
6 1 (0.11%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 88 (10.05%) Wireless
2 76 (8.68%) Bluetooth
3 66 (7.53%) Wi-Fi
4 39 (4.45%) Internet
5 17 (1.94%) 802.11
5 17 (1.94%) DVB
5 17 (1.94%) LTE
6 15 (1.71%) Ethernet
7 12 (1.37%) TCP/IP
7 12 (1.37%) ZigBee
8 11 (1.26%) Firewall
9 8 (0.91%) SAN
10 7 (0.80%) Fibre Channel
11 6 (0.68%) Software-Defined Networking
12 5 (0.57%) HTTP
13 3 (0.34%) RS-232
13 3 (0.34%) Wireshark
14 2 (0.23%) iSCSI
14 2 (0.23%) OFDM
14 2 (0.23%) SpaceWire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (3.42%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.26%) Big Data
3 10 (1.14%) MySQL
4 6 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (0.68%) NoSQL
4 6 (0.68%) Relational Database
5 5 (0.57%) MarkLogic
6 4 (0.46%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.23%) Geospatial Data
7 2 (0.23%) GIS
7 2 (0.23%) Redis
7 2 (0.23%) Text Mining
8 1 (0.11%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.11%) DTS
8 1 (0.11%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.11%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.11%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.11%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 81 (9.25%) Visual Studio
2 58 (6.62%) LabVIEW
3 51 (5.82%) Git (software)
4 20 (2.28%) Selenium
5 18 (2.05%) NUnit
6 14 (1.60%) Subversion
7 10 (1.14%) GoogleTest
8 9 (1.03%) Rhino Mocks
9 8 (0.91%) Jenkins
9 8 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (0.68%) Eclipse
10 6 (0.68%) JIRA
10 6 (0.68%) JUnit
10 6 (0.68%) SpecFlow
11 5 (0.57%) Cucumber
12 4 (0.46%) Rational Rhapsody
13 3 (0.34%) Octopus Deploy
14 2 (0.23%) CppUnit
14 2 (0.23%) TeamCity
14 2 (0.23%) TestComplete
General
1 118 (13.47%) Electronics
2 116 (13.24%) Telecoms
3 38 (4.34%) Aerospace
4 33 (3.77%) Finance
5 24 (2.74%) Games
6 20 (2.28%) Manufacturing
7 18 (2.05%) Automotive
8 16 (1.83%) Pharmaceutical
9 13 (1.48%) Multimedia
10 11 (1.26%) Law
11 10 (1.14%) Marketing
12 8 (0.91%) Banking
13 6 (0.68%) Publishing
14 3 (0.34%) Retail
15 2 (0.23%) French Language
15 2 (0.23%) Italian Language
15 2 (0.23%) Legal
15 2 (0.23%) Spanish Language
16 1 (0.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 392 (44.75%) Software Engineer
2 296 (33.79%) Developer
3 230 (26.26%) C++ Software Engineer
4 161 (18.38%) Software Developer
5 136 (15.53%) C++ Developer
6 116 (13.24%) Graduate
7 110 (12.56%) Embedded Engineer
8 101 (11.53%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 90 (10.27%) C++ Software Developer
10 75 (8.56%) C Software Engineer
11 73 (8.33%) C/C++ Software Engineer
12 67 (7.65%) Embedded C++ Engineer
13 66 (7.53%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
14 64 (7.31%) Java Engineer
15 63 (7.19%) Developer/Software Engineer
16 62 (7.08%) Senior Software Engineer
17 60 (6.85%) Java Software Engineer
18 52 (5.94%) Embedded C Engineer
18 52 (5.94%) Graduate Software Engineer
19 51 (5.82%) Embedded C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (16.67%) .NET
2 75 (8.56%) HTML
3 69 (7.88%) ASP.NET
4 47 (5.37%) CSS
5 32 (3.65%) OpenGL
6 31 (3.54%) XML
7 27 (3.08%) WPF
8 26 (2.97%) Ajax
8 26 (2.97%) HTML5
9 25 (2.85%) AngularJS
9 25 (2.85%) Node.js
10 22 (2.51%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 22 (2.51%) MFC
11 19 (2.17%) Natural Language Processing
11 19 (2.17%) STL
12 18 (2.05%) JSON
13 17 (1.94%) 802.1X
13 17 (1.94%) J2EE
14 16 (1.83%) POSIX
15 15 (1.71%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 338 (38.58%) Computer Science
2 170 (19.41%) Algorithms
3 45 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (4.22%) Augmented Reality
5 34 (3.88%) Embedded Systems
6 32 (3.65%) Internet of Things
7 20 (2.28%) Mobile App
8 17 (1.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 17 (1.94%) Linux Command Line
9 15 (1.71%) Device Driver
9 15 (1.71%) iPad
9 15 (1.71%) Smartphone
10 12 (1.37%) ASIC
10 12 (1.37%) Smart Home
11 11 (1.26%) Life Science
12 10 (1.14%) Verilog
13 9 (1.03%) 3D Graphics
13 9 (1.03%) Client/Server
14 8 (0.91%) 3D Printing
15 7 (0.80%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 228 (26.03%) Linux
2 180 (20.55%) Windows
3 50 (5.71%) Android
4 37 (4.22%) Unix
5 28 (3.20%) Apple iOS
6 23 (2.63%) Embedded Linux
7 9 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (0.91%) Windows 10
8 8 (0.91%) Windows 7
8 8 (0.91%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.34%) CentOS
9 3 (0.34%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.11%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 532 (60.73%) Software Engineering
2 303 (34.59%) Mathematics
3 201 (22.95%) Physics
4 136 (15.53%) Agile Software Development
5 131 (14.95%) Machine Learning
6 107 (12.21%) OO
7 79 (9.02%) Multithreading
8 71 (8.11%) Signal Processing
9 62 (7.08%) Artificial Intelligence
9 62 (7.08%) SDLC
10 46 (5.25%) OOP
11 45 (5.14%) Image Processing
12 44 (5.02%) OOD
13 41 (4.68%) Web Development
14 38 (4.34%) CAD
15 37 (4.22%) Embedded Software Development
16 34 (3.88%) Scrum
17 27 (3.08%) Cross-Platform Development
17 27 (3.08%) Digital Signal Processing
17 27 (3.08%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 429 (48.97%) Python
2 392 (44.75%) C
3 348 (39.73%) Java
4 334 (38.13%) C#
5 126 (14.38%) JavaScript
6 114 (13.01%) MATLAB
7 99 (11.30%) Perl
8 68 (7.76%) SQL
9 51 (5.82%) Embedded C
10 47 (5.37%) Embedded C++
11 26 (2.97%) Assembly Language
12 22 (2.51%) Bash Shell
13 17 (1.94%) PHP
13 17 (1.94%) Tcl
14 11 (1.26%) Lua
15 10 (1.14%) Ruby
15 10 (1.14%) Scala
15 10 (1.14%) Shell Script
16 9 (1.03%) Pascal
16 9 (1.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 379 (43.26%) Degree
2 183 (20.89%) PhD
3 23 (2.63%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.34%) ISEB
4 3 (0.34%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.34%) MCP
4 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.23%) Postgraduate
5 2 (0.23%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.11%) CEH
6 1 (0.11%) CISSP
6 1 (0.11%) CPTE
6 1 (0.11%) CREST Certified
6 1 (0.11%) GSEC
6 1 (0.11%) HNC
6 1 (0.11%) HND
6 1 (0.11%) OSCP
6 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.40%) QA
2 5 (0.57%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.23%) ISO13485
4 1 (0.11%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.11%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (4.91%) Firmware
2 14 (1.60%) Docker
3 13 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (1.26%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.80%) KVM
6 6 (0.68%) LXC
7 4 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.34%) Xen
9 2 (0.23%) QEMU
10 1 (0.11%) Active Directory
10 1 (0.11%) Slurm Workload Manager
10 1 (0.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (0.57%) Puppet
3 5 (0.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 5 (0.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (0.34%) Ansible
4 3 (0.34%) Grafana
4 3 (0.34%) Kubernetes
4 3 (0.34%) Munin
4 3 (0.34%) Salt
4 3 (0.34%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.11%) HockeyApp
5 1 (0.11%) Mesos
Vendors
1 41 (4.68%) Microsoft
2 18 (2.05%) Dell
3 14 (1.60%) Xamarin
4 13 (1.48%) VMware
5 12 (1.37%) HP
6 11 (1.26%) Brocade
7 10 (1.14%) Google
8 9 (1.03%) Oracle
9 6 (0.68%) CA
10 5 (0.57%) IBM
10 5 (0.57%) Riverbed
10 5 (0.57%) Sage
10 5 (0.57%) SAP
10 5 (0.57%) SonicWALL
10 5 (0.57%) Symantec
10 5 (0.57%) Vyatta
11 4 (0.46%) Atmel
12 3 (0.34%) Cadence
12 3 (0.34%) EMC
13 2 (0.23%) Cisco
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: Comprehensive Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£38,000 DoE + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50k - 60k Plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum + Bonus & Benefits
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 £50k DoE + top benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £25k - 50k per year + Pension Healthcare,Full Package+Top Prospects B
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Very best around++Prospects
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £35,000 to £65,000 + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £60,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Pension+Healthcare+25 Days holiday++more benefit
Posted: 3 days ago