The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Software Engineer 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++ Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 132 149 129
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 22 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.90% 0.085% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.088% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 22 2 3
Average salary £28,500 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.45% +3.33%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -6.66%
C++ Software Engineer
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
2301 2285 1913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.46% 96.86% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1978 1879 1553
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 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

C++ Software Engineer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

C++ Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

C++ Software Engineer
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++ Software Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 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
Watford +15 21 £40,000 +3.22%
Borehamwood - 8 £28,500 -
Royston - 1 £50,000 -
C++ Software Engineer
East of England

C++ Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited C++ Software Engineer 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++ Software Engineer in their job title.

1 30 (100.00%) C++
1 30 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 28 (93.33%) C
3 16 (53.33%) Linux
4 14 (46.67%) Computer Science
5 13 (43.33%) OO
6 12 (40.00%) Embedded C++
7 11 (36.67%) C#
7 11 (36.67%) Java
8 10 (33.33%) Python
8 10 (33.33%) PhD
8 10 (33.33%) Intel
8 10 (33.33%) LabVIEW
8 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
8 10 (33.33%) Software Testing
8 10 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
8 10 (33.33%) Mathematics
8 10 (33.33%) Physics
8 10 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
8 10 (33.33%) SDLC
9 5 (16.67%) UNIX
10 4 (13.33%) AIX
10 4 (13.33%) HPUX
10 4 (13.33%) Oracle
10 4 (13.33%) Finance
10 4 (13.33%) Shell Script
10 4 (13.33%) RDBMS
10 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
10 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (13.33%) Degree

C++ Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited C++ Software Engineer 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++ Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) RDBMS
1 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) LabVIEW
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
1 4 (13.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
2 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) MFC
1 1 (3.33%) STL
1 1 (3.33%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) Computer Science
2 10 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 10 (33.33%) Physics
3 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Linux
2 10 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (16.67%) UNIX
4 4 (13.33%) AIX
4 4 (13.33%) HPUX
5 3 (10.00%) Windows
6 2 (6.67%) Mac OS X
7 1 (3.33%) Android
7 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (43.33%) OO
3 10 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 10 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 10 (33.33%) SDLC
4 1 (3.33%) Multithreading
4 1 (3.33%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C++
2 28 (93.33%) C
3 12 (40.00%) Embedded C++
4 11 (36.67%) C#
4 11 (36.67%) Java
5 10 (33.33%) Python
6 4 (13.33%) Shell Script
7 2 (6.67%) Assembly Language
7 2 (6.67%) Embedded C
8 1 (3.33%) SQL
8 1 (3.33%) VB
8 1 (3.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) PhD
1 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Intel
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) HP