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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Developer
Rank 139 130 119
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 11 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.45% 0.47% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.49% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 12
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +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
2295 2267 1924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.37% 97.05% 95.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1976 1865 1563
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Royston - 5 £45,000 -
Watford -8 3 £37,500 -6.25%
Borehamwood - 2 £30,000 -
C++ Developer
East of England

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 28 (100.00%) C++
2 20 (71.43%) Linux
3 14 (50.00%) Mac OS X
3 14 (50.00%) Windows
4 13 (46.43%) Software Engineering
4 13 (46.43%) Qt
5 12 (42.86%) Degree
6 10 (35.71%) QA
7 9 (32.14%) Web Development
7 9 (32.14%) Chemistry
8 8 (28.57%) C
9 7 (25.00%) UNIX
10 6 (21.43%) SQL
11 5 (17.86%) Perl
11 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
12 4 (14.29%) Marketing
12 4 (14.29%) JIRA
12 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
12 4 (14.29%) OO
12 4 (14.29%) Fortran
12 4 (14.29%) SDLC
13 3 (10.71%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (10.71%) Oracle
13 3 (10.71%) Finance
14 2 (7.14%) Banking
14 2 (7.14%) Multithreading
14 2 (7.14%) AIX
14 2 (7.14%) HPUX
14 2 (7.14%) Embedded C
14 2 (7.14%) Embedded C++

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) 3GPP
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.57%) 3G
1 1 (3.57%) 2G
1 1 (3.57%) LTE
1 1 (3.57%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
1 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 4 (14.29%) Marketing
2 3 (10.71%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) Qt
2 1 (3.57%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) MFC
2 1 (3.57%) STL
2 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Chemistry
2 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.57%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 20 (71.43%) Linux
2 14 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 14 (50.00%) Windows
3 7 (25.00%) UNIX
4 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
4 2 (7.14%) AIX
4 2 (7.14%) HPUX
5 1 (3.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Software Engineering
2 9 (32.14%) Web Development
3 4 (14.29%) OO
3 4 (14.29%) SDLC
4 2 (7.14%) Multithreading
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.57%) Image Processing
5 1 (3.57%) OOD
5 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.57%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C++
2 8 (28.57%) C
3 6 (21.43%) SQL
4 5 (17.86%) Perl
5 4 (14.29%) Fortran
6 2 (7.14%) Embedded C
6 2 (7.14%) Embedded C++
6 2 (7.14%) Assembly Language
6 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.57%) Objective-C
7 1 (3.57%) C#
7 1 (3.57%) Java
7 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (35.71%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft