The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Developer
Rank 133 131 151
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 15 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.73% 0.24% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.25% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 9
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
C++ Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1964 2028 2521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.11% 95.71% 93.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1580 1569 2129
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ Developer in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

C++ Developer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Developer across the Hertfordshire region.

C++ Developer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

C++ Developer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Developer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

C++ Developer Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

C++ Developer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +5 10 £57,500 +43.75%
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £44,000 -
Royston - 1 £45,000 -
Welwyn - 1 - -
C++ Developer
East of England

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited C++ Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with C++ Developer in their job title.

1 33 (100.00%) C++
2 25 (75.76%) Linux
2 25 (75.76%) UNIX
3 22 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 17 (51.52%) C
5 16 (48.48%) Finance
6 15 (45.45%) Computer Science
7 14 (42.42%) Degree
8 12 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (30.30%) Oracle
10 9 (27.27%) AIX
10 9 (27.27%) HPUX
10 9 (27.27%) RDBMS
10 9 (27.27%) Shell Script
10 9 (27.27%) Banking
10 9 (27.27%) Relational Database
11 6 (18.18%) Windows
12 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
13 4 (12.12%) Java
14 3 (9.09%) Assembly Language
14 3 (9.09%) Firmware
14 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
14 3 (9.09%) QA
14 3 (9.09%) Scrum
14 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
14 3 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
14 3 (9.09%) Android
14 3 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
14 3 (9.09%) Marketing
14 3 (9.09%) Business Development

C++ Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited C++ Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with C++ Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) RDBMS
1 9 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Subversion
1 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (48.48%) Finance
2 9 (27.27%) Banking
3 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
4 3 (9.09%) Marketing
5 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) HTML
1 2 (6.06%) CSS
2 1 (3.03%) STL
2 1 (3.03%) XML
2 1 (3.03%) jQuery
2 1 (3.03%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (3.03%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) MFC
2 1 (3.03%) ATL
2 1 (3.03%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 15 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 12 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Streaming Video
4 1 (3.03%) CCTV
4 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 25 (75.76%) UNIX
1 25 (75.76%) Linux
2 9 (27.27%) AIX
2 9 (27.27%) HPUX
3 6 (18.18%) Windows
4 3 (9.09%) Android
4 3 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
2 3 (9.09%) Business Development
2 3 (9.09%) Product Management
2 3 (9.09%) Scrum
2 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (3.03%) SEO
3 1 (3.03%) TDD
3 1 (3.03%) Video Analytics
3 1 (3.03%) Analytics
3 1 (3.03%) User Stories
3 1 (3.03%) Refactoring
3 1 (3.03%) Unit Testing
3 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (3.03%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) C++
2 17 (51.52%) C
3 9 (27.27%) Shell Script
4 4 (12.12%) Java
5 3 (9.09%) Assembly Language
6 2 (6.06%) C#
6 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.03%) PHP
7 1 (3.03%) SQL
7 1 (3.03%) VC++
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Oracle
2 1 (3.03%) HP