The median annual salary for a Senior C++ Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior C++ Developer
England / East of England
Rank 241 261 265
Rank change year-on-year +20 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Developer 1 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.017% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.20% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 9
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.52% -  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.52% -5.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5775 7042 7151
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 96.07% 96.28% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4619 5689 5743
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior C++ Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured Senior C++ Developer in the job title.

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

Senior C++ Developer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Senior C++ Developer in the East of England

Senior C++ Developer
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 Senior C++ Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 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 +5 1 £52,500 +10.52% 3
Senior C++ Developer
England

Senior C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Senior C++ Developer job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Senior C++ Developer in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) C++
2 14 (77.78%) Degree
3 13 (72.22%) Computer Science
4 11 (61.11%) Software Engineering
5 10 (55.56%) Linux
6 9 (50.00%) Games
6 9 (50.00%) Multithreading
7 8 (44.44%) Banking
7 8 (44.44%) Telecoms
7 8 (44.44%) Finance
8 7 (38.89%) Physics
8 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (38.89%) OO
8 7 (38.89%) Python
8 7 (38.89%) OOD
8 7 (38.89%) Unix
8 7 (38.89%) Virtual Team
8 7 (38.89%) Multithreaded Programming
8 7 (38.89%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 7 (38.89%) MongoDB
8 7 (38.89%) NoSQL
8 7 (38.89%) High Availability
8 7 (38.89%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (38.89%) Low Latency
9 6 (33.33%) C
10 4 (22.22%) Scrum
10 4 (22.22%) Windows
11 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
12 2 (11.11%) ASIC

Senior C++ Developer Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Ethernet
1 2 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) MongoDB
1 7 (38.89%) NoSQL
General
1 9 (50.00%) Games
2 8 (44.44%) Banking
2 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 8 (44.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (11.11%) Qt
3 1 (5.56%) CSS
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (72.22%) Computer Science
2 7 (38.89%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (38.89%) Virtual Team
3 2 (11.11%) ASIC
3 2 (11.11%) Device Driver
4 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
2 7 (38.89%) Unix
3 4 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Software Engineering
2 9 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (38.89%) High Availability
3 7 (38.89%) Low Latency
3 7 (38.89%) Multithreaded Programming
3 7 (38.89%) OO
3 7 (38.89%) OOD
3 7 (38.89%) Physics
4 4 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) Open Source
5 2 (11.11%) Product Management
5 2 (11.11%) Visualisation
6 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C++
2 7 (38.89%) Python
3 6 (33.33%) C
4 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 2 (11.11%) C#
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £35,000 to £65,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £35,000 to £65,000 + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago