The first table below looks at the demand for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 62 25 37
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +12
Permanent jobs citing C++ 85 172 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.43% 8.16% 5.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.35% 14.65% 11.07%
Number of salaries quoted 78 150 131
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,350 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1157 1174 1436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 46.63% 55.67% 54.11%
Number of salaries quoted 981 945 1173
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C++
East of England

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

C++
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

C++ Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

C++
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

C++
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++ within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
St Albans +1 13 £50,000 +11.11%
Watford -34 12 £41,250 +10.00% 4
Letchworth - 11 £42,500 -
Hemel Hempstead -9 9 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Hoddesdon - 3 £26,000 -
Potters Bar - 2 £30,500 -
Royston +6 1 £27,000 -46.00%
Welwyn Garden City -14 1 £41,500 +27.69%
Baldock - 1 £37,500 -
Harpenden - 1 £35,000 -
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing C++ also 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 that cited C++.

1 132 (55.93%) Software Engineering
2 128 (54.24%) C#
3 108 (45.76%) C
4 102 (43.22%) Linux
5 95 (40.25%) Degree
6 94 (39.83%) Java
7 92 (38.98%) UNIX
8 89 (37.71%) Computer Science
9 67 (28.39%) .NET
10 66 (27.97%) OO
11 65 (27.54%) Python
12 57 (24.15%) Oracle
13 56 (23.73%) Finance
14 55 (23.31%) Multithreading
15 43 (18.22%) Windows
16 42 (17.80%) MFC
17 39 (16.53%) WPF
18 38 (16.10%) SQL
19 31 (13.14%) XML
20 28 (11.86%) Web Services
21 27 (11.44%) WinForms
22 26 (11.02%) MVVM
22 26 (11.02%) Banking
22 26 (11.02%) Relational Database
23 23 (9.75%) Shell Script
24 22 (9.32%) Agile Software Development
25 18 (7.63%) Games
25 18 (7.63%) AIX
25 18 (7.63%) HPUX
25 18 (7.63%) VC++

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing C++ also 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 that cited C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (5.08%) Tuxedo
2 11 (4.66%) WebLogic
2 11 (4.66%) WebSphere
3 10 (4.24%) GlassFish
3 10 (4.24%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.85%) IIS
4 2 (0.85%) Apache
5 1 (0.42%) StreamWeaver
5 1 (0.42%) FormScape
5 1 (0.42%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (1.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.85%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.42%) MS Office
3 1 (0.42%) InDesign
3 1 (0.42%) DOC1
3 1 (0.42%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Temenos Globus
1 1 (0.42%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.63%) Ethernet
2 5 (2.12%) NFC
3 3 (1.27%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.42%) SSL
4 1 (0.42%) Internet
4 1 (0.42%) 3G
4 1 (0.42%) RTCP
4 1 (0.42%) RTP
4 1 (0.42%) Q.931
4 1 (0.42%) Wireless
4 1 (0.42%) IGMP
4 1 (0.42%) VLAN
4 1 (0.42%) LTE
4 1 (0.42%) 4G
4 1 (0.42%) HTTP
4 1 (0.42%) SNMP
4 1 (0.42%) GSM
4 1 (0.42%) PBX
4 1 (0.42%) SMS
4 1 (0.42%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (11.02%) Relational Database
2 18 (7.63%) RDBMS
3 17 (7.20%) SQL Server
4 14 (5.93%) DB2
5 10 (4.24%) Hadoop
5 10 (4.24%) MongoDB
5 10 (4.24%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (4.24%) NoSQL
5 10 (4.24%) BigTable
6 9 (3.81%) Informix
7 5 (2.12%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.85%) UniData
9 1 (0.42%) BODI
9 1 (0.42%) SQLite
9 1 (0.42%) DataStage
9 1 (0.42%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (3.39%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.69%) Subversion
3 3 (1.27%) Selenium
4 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Blend
4 2 (0.85%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.85%) Mercurial
4 2 (0.85%) Maven
4 2 (0.85%) NUnit
4 2 (0.85%) Ant
General
1 56 (23.73%) Finance
2 26 (11.02%) Banking
3 18 (7.63%) Games
4 6 (2.54%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.12%) Retail
6 3 (1.27%) Marketing
6 3 (1.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 110 (46.61%) Developer
2 80 (33.90%) Software Engineer
3 46 (19.49%) Software Developer
4 37 (15.68%) Programmer
5 36 (15.25%) Senior Software Engineer
6 35 (14.83%) C++ Developer
7 33 (13.98%) Java Software Engineer
8 30 (12.71%) Senior Developer
9 26 (11.02%) Java Developer
10 20 (8.47%) Analyst
11 18 (7.63%) C++ Software Developer
12 17 (7.20%) Senior Java Software Engineer
12 17 (7.20%) Senior Java Developer
13 14 (5.93%) Software Programmer
13 14 (5.93%) Junior
14 13 (5.51%) C Developer
15 11 (4.66%) C++ Software Engineer
16 10 (4.24%) Analyst Programmer
17 9 (3.81%) Analyst Developer
17 9 (3.81%) C++ Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (28.39%) .NET
2 42 (17.80%) MFC
3 39 (16.53%) WPF
4 31 (13.14%) XML
5 28 (11.86%) Web Services
6 27 (11.44%) WinForms
7 17 (7.20%) ASP.NET
8 15 (6.36%) HTML
9 13 (5.51%) J2EE
10 9 (3.81%) .NET Framework
10 9 (3.81%) Velocity
11 8 (3.39%) SOAP
11 8 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (2.97%) ATL
13 6 (2.54%) REST
14 5 (2.12%) XSLT
14 5 (2.12%) Middleware
15 4 (1.69%) HTML5
15 4 (1.69%) WCF
15 4 (1.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 89 (37.71%) Computer Science
2 12 (5.08%) Artificial Intelligence
3 11 (4.66%) Mathematics
3 11 (4.66%) Physics
4 5 (2.12%) Firmware
4 5 (2.12%) Smartcard
4 5 (2.12%) Mobile Payment
5 4 (1.69%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.27%) SystemC
6 3 (1.27%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.27%) MPEG
6 3 (1.27%) VHDL
7 2 (0.85%) Robotics
7 2 (0.85%) Wiki
7 2 (0.85%) Blog
7 2 (0.85%) EPoS
7 2 (0.85%) EFTPOS
8 1 (0.42%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.42%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.42%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 102 (43.22%) Linux
2 92 (38.98%) UNIX
3 43 (18.22%) Windows
4 18 (7.63%) AIX
4 18 (7.63%) HPUX
5 13 (5.51%) Android
6 12 (5.08%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.85%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.85%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.42%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.42%) uClinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (55.93%) Software Engineering
2 66 (27.97%) OO
3 55 (23.31%) Multithreading
4 26 (11.02%) MVVM
5 22 (9.32%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (7.63%) TDD
7 14 (5.93%) UML
8 11 (4.66%) Project Management
9 10 (4.24%) OOP
10 8 (3.39%) Configuration Management
10 8 (3.39%) Software Testing
11 7 (2.97%) Image Processing
12 6 (2.54%) OOD
13 5 (2.12%) Scrum
13 5 (2.12%) Validation
13 5 (2.12%) Embedded Software Development
13 5 (2.12%) Test Scripting
14 4 (1.69%) MVC
15 3 (1.27%) Refactoring
15 3 (1.27%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 128 (54.24%) C#
2 108 (45.76%) C
3 94 (39.83%) Java
4 65 (27.54%) Python
5 38 (16.10%) SQL
6 23 (9.75%) Shell Script
7 18 (7.63%) VC++
8 16 (6.78%) Perl
9 13 (5.51%) VB
10 10 (4.24%) PHP
10 10 (4.24%) Objective-C
10 10 (4.24%) Scala
11 7 (2.97%) Embedded C
12 6 (2.54%) Embedded C++
12 6 (2.54%) VB6
13 5 (2.12%) F#
13 5 (2.12%) PL/SQL
13 5 (2.12%) JavaScript
14 4 (1.69%) VBScript
15 1 (0.42%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 95 (40.25%) Degree
2 3 (1.27%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.81%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.42%) WCAG
Vendors
1 57 (24.15%) Oracle
2 11 (4.66%) JBoss
2 11 (4.66%) Perforce
3 10 (4.24%) HP
4 6 (2.54%) Microsoft
5 2 (0.85%) Adobe
5 2 (0.85%) jBASE
6 1 (0.42%) Google
6 1 (0.42%) Avaya
6 1 (0.42%) Cisco
6 1 (0.42%) IBM
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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