The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 74 52 72
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +20
Permanent jobs citing C++ 65 114 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.27% 4.70% 3.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.26% 9.28% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 59 99 77
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £27,500 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
C++
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
895 1229 1158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 45.02% 50.72% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 778 1051 982
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 July 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

C++
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Watford +1 21 £55,000 +46.66%
Borehamwood -1 19 £36,000 +26.31% 2
Hemel Hempstead +17 10 £60,000 +30.43% 1
Royston -4 4 £35,000 -22.22%
Hertford - 3 £55,000 -
Welwyn Garden City +2 1 £42,500 -37.03%
Stevenage -13 1 £52,500 +16.66%
Kings Langley - 1 £45,000 -
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 112 (58.03%) C
2 104 (53.89%) Software Engineering
3 78 (40.41%) Java
4 61 (31.61%) C#
5 59 (30.57%) Linux
5 59 (30.57%) Degree
5 59 (30.57%) Computer Science
6 37 (19.17%) Windows
6 37 (19.17%) LabVIEW
7 36 (18.65%) Python
7 36 (18.65%) Algorithms
8 35 (18.13%) Visual Studio
9 33 (17.10%) Telecoms
9 33 (17.10%) Agile Software Development
10 32 (16.58%) Electronics
11 29 (15.03%) Web Services
11 29 (15.03%) Image Processing
12 28 (14.51%) .NET
13 27 (13.99%) JavaScript
13 27 (13.99%) MATLAB
14 26 (13.47%) OO
15 25 (12.95%) SQL
15 25 (12.95%) SDLC
16 24 (12.44%) OpenCL
17 23 (11.92%) Project Management
18 22 (11.40%) Unix
19 21 (10.88%) Subversion
19 21 (10.88%) Security Cleared
19 21 (10.88%) SC Cleared
20 20 (10.36%) Mathematics

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (3.11%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (2.59%) GlassFish
2 5 (2.59%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.59%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (1.04%) IIS
3 2 (1.04%) OpenEdge
3 2 (1.04%) Tuxedo
4 1 (0.52%) Confluence
4 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (5.70%) MS Office
2 5 (2.59%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.55%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.52%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (1.55%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.07%) SaaS
2 2 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.04%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.07%) Firewall
1 4 (2.07%) Internet
2 3 (1.55%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.04%) CTI
3 2 (1.04%) LAN
3 2 (1.04%) SSH
3 2 (1.04%) WAN
4 1 (0.52%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.52%) RS-422
4 1 (0.52%) SNMP
4 1 (0.52%) VoIP
4 1 (0.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.22%) Data Mining
2 10 (5.18%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.11%) Big Data
3 6 (3.11%) NoSQL
4 5 (2.59%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (1.55%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.04%) Informix
6 2 (1.04%) SQLite
7 1 (0.52%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.52%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.52%) HBase
7 1 (0.52%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 37 (19.17%) LabVIEW
2 35 (18.13%) Visual Studio
3 21 (10.88%) Subversion
4 19 (9.84%) Git (software)
5 8 (4.15%) Maven
6 7 (3.63%) Eclipse
7 6 (3.11%) Talend Open Studio
8 5 (2.59%) NUnit
9 4 (2.07%) Bitbucket
9 4 (2.07%) gulp
9 4 (2.07%) yacc
10 2 (1.04%) CocoaPods
10 2 (1.04%) JIRA
10 2 (1.04%) Xcode
11 1 (0.52%) Oracle APEX
General
1 33 (17.10%) Telecoms
2 32 (16.58%) Electronics
3 18 (9.33%) Finance
3 18 (9.33%) Games
4 11 (5.70%) Retail
5 7 (3.63%) Aerospace
6 6 (3.11%) Arabic Language
6 6 (3.11%) Russian Language
7 3 (1.55%) Banking
7 3 (1.55%) Marketing
8 2 (1.04%) Automotive
8 2 (1.04%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.52%) French Language
9 1 (0.52%) German Language
9 1 (0.52%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.52%) Military
9 1 (0.52%) Portuguese Language
9 1 (0.52%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 76 (39.38%) Developer
2 69 (35.75%) Software Engineer
3 51 (26.42%) C++ Software Engineer
4 29 (15.03%) Software Developer
5 28 (14.51%) C Software Engineer
6 27 (13.99%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 24 (12.44%) Embedded Engineer
8 23 (11.92%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 21 (10.88%) Java Developer
10 19 (9.84%) C++ Developer
10 19 (9.84%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 19 (9.84%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
11 14 (7.25%) JavaScript Developer
12 12 (6.22%) Graduate
13 10 (5.18%) Agile Developer
13 10 (5.18%) Agile Java Developer
14 9 (4.66%) Java Software Developer
14 9 (4.66%) Senior Software Engineer
15 8 (4.15%) C# Developer
15 8 (4.15%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (15.03%) Web Services
2 28 (14.51%) .NET
3 24 (12.44%) OpenCL
4 20 (10.36%) XML
5 12 (6.22%) HTML
5 12 (6.22%) RESTful
6 11 (5.70%) CSS
7 10 (5.18%) J2EE
8 9 (4.66%) jQuery
8 9 (4.66%) Middleware
9 8 (4.15%) Hibernate
9 8 (4.15%) JPA
9 8 (4.15%) LLVM
9 8 (4.15%) Spring
10 7 (3.63%) ASP.NET
11 6 (3.11%) AngularJS
12 5 (2.59%) JMS
12 5 (2.59%) Node.js
12 5 (2.59%) Qt
12 5 (2.59%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 59 (30.57%) Computer Science
2 36 (18.65%) Algorithms
3 20 (10.36%) Mathematics
4 18 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (6.74%) Physics
6 8 (4.15%) Management Information System
7 7 (3.63%) Embedded Systems
7 7 (3.63%) Fintech
8 6 (3.11%) CUDA
8 6 (3.11%) Data Centre
8 6 (3.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 5 (2.59%) Mobile App
9 5 (2.59%) Verilog
9 5 (2.59%) VHDL
10 3 (1.55%) Data Extraction
11 2 (1.04%) Client/Server
11 2 (1.04%) iPhone
11 2 (1.04%) N-Tier
11 2 (1.04%) Robotics
11 2 (1.04%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 59 (30.57%) Linux
2 37 (19.17%) Windows
3 22 (11.40%) Unix
4 14 (7.25%) Apple iOS
5 11 (5.70%) Android
6 8 (4.15%) Mac OS X
7 7 (3.63%) Windows 7
7 7 (3.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (2.59%) Windows 10
9 4 (2.07%) OpenWrt
9 4 (2.07%) Windows Server
10 3 (1.55%) Embedded Linux
10 3 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (53.89%) Software Engineering
2 33 (17.10%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (15.03%) Image Processing
4 26 (13.47%) OO
5 25 (12.95%) SDLC
6 23 (11.92%) Project Management
7 19 (9.84%) Software Testing
8 18 (9.33%) Line Management
9 16 (8.29%) Automated Testing
9 16 (8.29%) Multithreading
10 14 (7.25%) Machine Learning
10 14 (7.25%) OOP
11 13 (6.74%) Scrum
12 12 (6.22%) Analytics
12 12 (6.22%) Data Analytics
13 11 (5.70%) Web Development
14 10 (5.18%) Presales
15 9 (4.66%) Data Analysis
15 9 (4.66%) Signal Processing
15 9 (4.66%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 112 (58.03%) C
2 78 (40.41%) Java
3 61 (31.61%) C#
4 36 (18.65%) Python
5 27 (13.99%) JavaScript
5 27 (13.99%) MATLAB
6 25 (12.95%) SQL
7 19 (9.84%) Embedded C++
8 14 (7.25%) Embedded C
8 14 (7.25%) Scala
9 13 (6.74%) Perl
10 12 (6.22%) PHP
11 9 (4.66%) VB
12 8 (4.15%) Assembly Language
13 6 (3.11%) T-SQL
14 4 (2.07%) ES6
14 4 (2.07%) Ruby
15 3 (1.55%) Tcl
15 3 (1.55%) VB.NET
16 2 (1.04%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 59 (30.57%) Degree
2 21 (10.88%) SC Cleared
2 21 (10.88%) Security Cleared
3 16 (8.29%) PhD
4 2 (1.04%) CCNA
4 2 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.04%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.04%) MCSE
4 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.52%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.22%) QA
2 6 (3.11%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.52%) Def Stans
3 1 (0.52%) MISRA
System Software
1 3 (1.55%) Firmware
1 3 (1.55%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.04%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.04%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.04%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.52%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (0.52%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (5.18%) Microsoft
1 10 (5.18%) Oracle
2 6 (3.11%) Informatica
2 6 (3.11%) Talend
3 5 (2.59%) TIBCO
4 3 (1.55%) Sage
4 3 (1.55%) VMware
5 2 (1.04%) Apple
5 2 (1.04%) Avaya
5 2 (1.04%) Cadence
5 2 (1.04%) Intel
5 2 (1.04%) Nortel
5 2 (1.04%) Perforce
5 2 (1.04%) Progress
5 2 (1.04%) Rockwell
5 2 (1.04%) Symantec
6 1 (0.52%) Cisco
6 1 (0.52%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.52%) IBM
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £19000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire
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Salary: Competitive salary + bonus and benefits
Posted: 9 days ago