Period
to 18 December 2018

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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 21 31
Rank change year-on-year -18 +10 +10
Permanent jobs citing C++ 571 1,338 913
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 5.79% 11.01% 7.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.10% 18.78% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 515 1,127 856
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +21.95% -3.53%
10th Percentile £29,750 £29,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £63,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -5.00%

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.

All Programming Languages
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5,146 7,124 6,999
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 52.14% 58.61% 54.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4,152 5,975 5,960
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage 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

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 6 months to 18 December 2018.

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 18 December 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -12 356 £57,500 +9.52% 183
Hertfordshire -2 136 £45,000 +8.43% 39
Essex +22 34 £25,000 -50.00% 16
Suffolk +17 31 £47,500 +106.52% 4
Bedfordshire -18 8 £33,750 -18.18% 4
Norfolk +8 6 £45,000 +50.00% 3
C++
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for C++.

1 292 (51.14%) Software Engineering
2 284 (49.74%) Python
3 261 (45.71%) C#
4 252 (44.13%) Java
5 247 (43.26%) C
6 184 (32.22%) Agile Software Development
7 163 (28.55%) Linux
8 145 (25.39%) Machine Learning
9 143 (25.04%) Multithreading
10 119 (20.84%) Degree
10 119 (20.84%) Windows
10 119 (20.84%) JavaScript
11 109 (19.09%) Artificial Intelligence
11 109 (19.09%) Computer Science
12 93 (16.29%) Test Automation
13 91 (15.94%) Visual Studio
14 89 (15.59%) Algorithms
15 88 (15.41%) .NET
16 85 (14.89%) Mathematics
17 81 (14.19%) Problem-Solving
18 80 (14.01%) OO
19 71 (12.43%) PhD
20 69 (12.08%) SQL
21 66 (11.56%) Telecoms
22 65 (11.38%) Scrum
22 65 (11.38%) SQL Server
23 61 (10.68%) HTML
24 54 (9.46%) Microsoft
24 54 (9.46%) Distributed Algorithms
25 49 (8.58%) Reinforcement Learning

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 17 (2.98%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (1.75%) SharePoint
3 5 (0.88%) Apache Pig
3 5 (0.88%) Confluence
3 5 (0.88%) WebLogic
4 4 (0.70%) Apache
5 2 (0.35%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.35%) IIS
5 2 (0.35%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.35%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.18%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (1.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.18%) GNU Octave
4 1 (0.18%) Maya
4 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.18%) Weka
Business Applications
1 8 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
1 8 (1.40%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 34 (5.95%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (4.20%) GitHub
3 15 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
4 14 (2.45%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (2.28%) AWS Lambda
5 13 (2.28%) Serverless
6 12 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (0.88%) Slack
7 5 (0.88%) Trello
8 2 (0.35%) Firebase
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.18%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (6.83%) TCP/IP
2 30 (5.25%) Wireless
3 27 (4.73%) HTTP
4 13 (2.28%) Internet
5 11 (1.93%) SSL
6 10 (1.75%) Bluetooth
7 9 (1.58%) DHCP
8 8 (1.40%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (1.05%) 802.11
9 6 (1.05%) Firewall
9 6 (1.05%) IGMP
9 6 (1.05%) PBX
9 6 (1.05%) RTCP
9 6 (1.05%) RTP
9 6 (1.05%) SNMP
9 6 (1.05%) VLAN
9 6 (1.05%) VoIP
9 6 (1.05%) Wireshark
10 5 (0.88%) Broadband
10 5 (0.88%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (11.38%) SQL Server
2 37 (6.48%) Big Data
3 30 (5.25%) Blockchain
4 23 (4.03%) NoSQL
5 22 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
6 21 (3.68%) MySQL
7 18 (3.15%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (2.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 10 (1.75%) MongoDB
10 5 (0.88%) Apache Hive
10 5 (0.88%) Hadoop
10 5 (0.88%) HBase
11 3 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.35%) DB2
12 2 (0.35%) MS Access
13 1 (0.18%) Amazon Redshift
13 1 (0.18%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.18%) Geospatial Data
13 1 (0.18%) Redis
Development Applications
1 91 (15.94%) Visual Studio
2 43 (7.53%) Git (software)
3 33 (5.78%) JIRA
4 32 (5.60%) Subversion
5 28 (4.90%) Jenkins
6 26 (4.55%) Selenium
7 18 (3.15%) TeamCity
8 17 (2.98%) LabVIEW
8 17 (2.98%) Maven
9 15 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (1.93%) Eclipse
11 10 (1.75%) Gradle
11 10 (1.75%) Hudson
11 10 (1.75%) NUnit
12 8 (1.40%) ReSharper
13 6 (1.05%) Bitbucket
13 6 (1.05%) GDB
13 6 (1.05%) HP UFT
13 6 (1.05%) Moq
13 6 (1.05%) Valgrind
General
1 66 (11.56%) Telecoms
2 35 (6.13%) Games
3 33 (5.78%) Finance
4 32 (5.60%) Electronics
5 28 (4.90%) Aerospace
6 16 (2.80%) Automotive
6 16 (2.80%) Publishing
7 15 (2.63%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.88%) Marketing
9 4 (0.70%) Legal
10 3 (0.53%) Military
11 2 (0.35%) Banking
11 2 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.35%) Retail
12 1 (0.18%) French Language
12 1 (0.18%) German Language
12 1 (0.18%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.18%) Japanese Language
12 1 (0.18%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 240 (42.03%) Software Engineer
2 209 (36.60%) Developer
3 86 (15.06%) C++ Developer
4 78 (13.66%) Software Developer
5 74 (12.96%) C++ Software Engineer
6 58 (10.16%) Embedded Engineer
7 54 (9.46%) Graduate
8 50 (8.76%) Test Engineer
9 48 (8.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 43 (7.53%) Senior Software Engineer
11 41 (7.18%) C# Developer
12 39 (6.83%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 36 (6.30%) Graduate Developer
14 32 (5.60%) Python Engineer
15 31 (5.43%) Software Test Engineer
16 29 (5.08%) C# Software Engineer
16 29 (5.08%) C++ Software Developer
17 26 (4.55%) Development Engineer
18 24 (4.20%) C Software Engineer
19 23 (4.03%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (15.41%) .NET
2 61 (10.68%) HTML
3 43 (7.53%) ASP.NET
4 42 (7.36%) CSS
4 42 (7.36%) JSON
5 40 (7.01%) Natural Language Processing
5 40 (7.01%) XML
6 34 (5.95%) TensorFlow
7 32 (5.60%) STL
8 24 (4.20%) Web Services
9 20 (3.50%) jQuery
10 19 (3.33%) AngularJS
10 19 (3.33%) RESTful
11 17 (2.98%) WPF
12 15 (2.63%) Node.js
13 13 (2.28%) LAMP
14 10 (1.75%) .NET Framework
14 10 (1.75%) Akka
14 10 (1.75%) KnockoutJS
14 10 (1.75%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 89 (15.59%) Algorithms
2 44 (7.71%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (4.55%) Robotics
4 23 (4.03%) Embedded Systems
5 22 (3.85%) Smart City
6 18 (3.15%) Self-Motivation
7 12 (2.10%) Acoustics
8 10 (1.75%) Device Driver
8 10 (1.75%) Reference Data
9 9 (1.58%) Grid Computing
10 8 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.40%) Life Science
10 8 (1.40%) Mobile App
10 8 (1.40%) User Experience
11 6 (1.05%) Greenfield Project
11 6 (1.05%) Video\Live Streaming
12 5 (0.88%) Biotechnology
12 5 (0.88%) CUDA
12 5 (0.88%) Data Structures
12 5 (0.88%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 163 (28.55%) Linux
2 119 (20.84%) Windows
3 33 (5.78%) Android
4 22 (3.85%) Windows 10
5 21 (3.68%) Windows 7
6 19 (3.33%) Embedded Linux
7 10 (1.75%) Apple iOS
8 7 (1.23%) Mac OS X
8 7 (1.23%) Windows Server
9 4 (0.70%) Unix
10 3 (0.53%) Kali Linux
10 3 (0.53%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.35%) Robot Operating System
11 2 (0.35%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.35%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.18%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.18%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 292 (51.14%) Software Engineering
2 184 (32.22%) Agile Software Development
3 145 (25.39%) Machine Learning
4 143 (25.04%) Multithreading
5 109 (19.09%) Artificial Intelligence
5 109 (19.09%) Computer Science
6 93 (16.29%) Test Automation
7 85 (14.89%) Mathematics
8 81 (14.19%) Problem-Solving
9 80 (14.01%) OO
10 65 (11.38%) Scrum
11 54 (9.46%) Distributed Algorithms
12 49 (8.58%) Reinforcement Learning
13 48 (8.41%) Deep Learning
14 44 (7.71%) TDD
15 41 (7.18%) Continuous Integration
16 40 (7.01%) Signal Processing
17 39 (6.83%) Bayesian Methods
18 33 (5.78%) Data Analysis
18 33 (5.78%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 284 (49.74%) Python
2 261 (45.71%) C#
3 252 (44.13%) Java
4 247 (43.26%) C
5 119 (20.84%) JavaScript
6 69 (12.08%) SQL
7 43 (7.53%) PHP
8 30 (5.25%) Scala
9 22 (3.85%) Bash Shell
9 22 (3.85%) VB
10 21 (3.68%) Embedded C
11 19 (3.33%) Perl
11 19 (3.33%) T-SQL
12 18 (3.15%) Embedded C++
13 15 (2.63%) MATLAB
13 15 (2.63%) Objective-C
13 15 (2.63%) Ruby
13 15 (2.63%) TypeScript
14 14 (2.45%) PowerShell
15 12 (2.10%) VBA
Qualifications
1 119 (20.84%) Degree
2 71 (12.43%) PhD
3 48 (8.41%) Security Cleared
4 47 (8.23%) Computer Science Degree
5 30 (5.25%) MPhil
6 22 (3.85%) SC Cleared
7 21 (3.68%) DV Cleared
8 8 (1.40%) SANS
9 5 (0.88%) CCNA
9 5 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.88%) CISSP
9 5 (0.88%) CompTIA Security+
9 5 (0.88%) GIAC
9 5 (0.88%) ISTQB
9 5 (0.88%) Linux+ Certification
9 5 (0.88%) MCSE
9 5 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.88%) Network+ Certification
9 5 (0.88%) Numerate Degree
9 5 (0.88%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.75%) Data Quality
2 9 (1.58%) QA
3 3 (0.53%) HIPAA
3 3 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.35%) MISRA
5 1 (0.18%) ISO 13485
5 1 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (3.15%) Docker
2 16 (2.80%) Virtual Machines
3 13 (2.28%) Firmware
4 12 (2.10%) Hyper-V
4 12 (2.10%) VirtualBox
5 7 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (1.05%) KVM
7 5 (0.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (2.45%) Puppet
2 11 (1.93%) Ansible
3 6 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (0.88%) HP ALM
4 5 (0.88%) Salt
5 4 (0.70%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 54 (9.46%) Microsoft
2 15 (2.63%) Oracle
3 11 (1.93%) VMware
4 10 (1.75%) Atlassian
5 6 (1.05%) Google
6 5 (0.88%) Apple
6 5 (0.88%) HP
7 4 (0.70%) BT
7 4 (0.70%) Xilinx
8 3 (0.53%) Cisco
8 3 (0.53%) SAP
9 2 (0.35%) Atmel
9 2 (0.35%) BEA
9 2 (0.35%) EMC
9 2 (0.35%) IBM
9 2 (0.35%) iManage
9 2 (0.35%) Lotus
10 1 (0.18%) Minitab
10 1 (0.18%) Twitter
10 1 (0.18%) Xamarin