The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 48 48 47
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 113 93 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.77% 4.91% 4.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.13% 8.68% 8.74%
Number of salaries quoted 83 67 138
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £30,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
1116 1072 1693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 47.09% 56.63% 55.40%
Number of salaries quoted 875 875 1469
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Hemel Hempstead +10 22 £32,500 -27.77% 3
Watford -3 22 £41,250 +26.92% 1
St Albans -11 18 £50,000 +17.64%
Royston +1 8 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Welwyn Garden City -10 8 £42,500 +21.42%
Rickmansworth - 7 £45,000 -
Hertford - 6 £42,500 -
Stevenage +5 5 £40,000 -20.00%
Hoddesdon +3 1 £31,000 +12.72%
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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++.

1 123 (63.40%) Software Engineering
2 116 (59.79%) Linux
3 108 (55.67%) C
3 108 (55.67%) Degree
4 105 (54.12%) Java
5 100 (51.55%) C#
6 98 (50.52%) UNIX
7 97 (50.00%) Computer Science
8 77 (39.69%) OO
9 64 (32.99%) Multithreading
10 63 (32.47%) Finance
11 62 (31.96%) Python
12 55 (28.35%) Algorithms
13 51 (26.29%) .NET
14 39 (20.10%) Windows
14 39 (20.10%) Banking
15 34 (17.53%) Agile Software Development
16 33 (17.01%) Oracle
17 32 (16.49%) Analytical Skills
18 30 (15.46%) Relational Database
18 30 (15.46%) XML
19 29 (14.95%) HTML
19 29 (14.95%) Apple iOS
19 29 (14.95%) Android
19 29 (14.95%) JavaScript
20 28 (14.43%) Shell Script
21 26 (13.40%) AIX
21 26 (13.40%) HPUX
22 25 (12.89%) RDBMS
23 24 (12.37%) SQL

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 19 (9.79%) Tomcat
2 18 (9.28%) GlassFish
3 9 (4.64%) WebSphere
3 9 (4.64%) IIS
4 6 (3.09%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (1.55%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.55%) JBoss
5 3 (1.55%) SAS
5 3 (1.55%) Apache Pig
6 2 (1.03%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.03%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.52%) WordPress
7 1 (0.52%) Confluence
7 1 (0.52%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 7 (3.61%) MS Office
2 6 (3.09%) Simulink
3 3 (1.55%) SPSS
3 3 (1.55%) CPLEX
4 1 (0.52%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.52%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) LabWindows
1 1 (0.52%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.09%) IPv4
2 4 (2.06%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.55%) Firewall
3 3 (1.55%) Internet
4 2 (1.03%) RTCP
4 2 (1.03%) RTP
4 2 (1.03%) Q.931
4 2 (1.03%) PBX
4 2 (1.03%) VoIP
4 2 (1.03%) DHCP
4 2 (1.03%) HTTP
4 2 (1.03%) SNMP
4 2 (1.03%) IGMP
4 2 (1.03%) VLAN
5 1 (0.52%) RTSP
5 1 (0.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (15.46%) Relational Database
2 25 (12.89%) RDBMS
3 23 (11.86%) SQL Server
4 21 (10.82%) Hadoop
5 18 (9.28%) MongoDB
5 18 (9.28%) Apache Cassandra
5 18 (9.28%) NoSQL
5 18 (9.28%) BigTable
6 4 (2.06%) DB2
7 3 (1.55%) Data Mining
7 3 (1.55%) Big Data
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (6.19%) Subversion
2 9 (4.64%) Maven
3 8 (4.12%) Selenium
4 7 (3.61%) Eclipse
4 7 (3.61%) Visual Studio Team System
4 7 (3.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (3.09%) SoapUI
6 5 (2.58%) Visual Studio
7 4 (2.06%) Jenkins
7 4 (2.06%) Android Studio
8 3 (1.55%) Ant
9 2 (1.03%) Apache Ivy
9 2 (1.03%) Rational Rhapsody
9 2 (1.03%) Hudson
9 2 (1.03%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.52%) Redmine
10 1 (0.52%) JUnit
10 1 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.52%) JIRA
General
1 63 (32.47%) Finance
2 39 (20.10%) Banking
3 21 (10.82%) Games
4 14 (7.22%) Retail
4 14 (7.22%) Marketing
5 9 (4.64%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (3.09%) Financial Institution
6 6 (3.09%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.55%) Automotive
7 3 (1.55%) Electronics
7 3 (1.55%) Arabic Language
7 3 (1.55%) Russian Language
8 2 (1.03%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 121 (62.37%) Developer
2 88 (45.36%) Software Engineer
3 77 (39.69%) Software Developer
4 47 (24.23%) Senior Developer
5 43 (22.16%) Java Developer
6 33 (17.01%) Senior Software Developer
7 32 (16.49%) Senior Software Engineer
7 32 (16.49%) C++ Developer
8 31 (15.98%) Java Software Engineer
8 31 (15.98%) Java Software Developer
9 29 (14.95%) Senior Java Developer
10 18 (9.28%) Senior Java Software Developer
10 18 (9.28%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 15 (7.73%) C++ Software Developer
12 13 (6.70%) Programmer
13 10 (5.15%) Junior
13 10 (5.15%) Analyst
13 10 (5.15%) C++ Software Engineer
14 9 (4.64%) C# Developer
15 7 (3.61%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (26.29%) .NET
2 30 (15.46%) XML
3 29 (14.95%) HTML
4 19 (9.79%) ASP.NET
5 13 (6.70%) Web Services
6 11 (5.67%) CSS
7 10 (5.15%) jQuery
8 9 (4.64%) HTML5
8 9 (4.64%) J2EE
9 8 (4.12%) XSD
9 8 (4.12%) SOAP
9 8 (4.12%) .NET Framework
9 8 (4.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 8 (4.12%) RESTful
10 7 (3.61%) WPF
10 7 (3.61%) Ajax
10 7 (3.61%) XSL
10 7 (3.61%) XSLT
10 7 (3.61%) JSP
11 6 (3.09%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 97 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 55 (28.35%) Algorithms
3 32 (16.49%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (11.86%) Artificial Intelligence
5 11 (5.67%) Management Information System
6 8 (4.12%) Embedded Systems
7 7 (3.61%) Client/Server
8 6 (3.09%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.55%) Applied Mathematics
9 3 (1.55%) Physics
9 3 (1.55%) Chemistry
9 3 (1.55%) Psychology
9 3 (1.55%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.55%) Statistics
9 3 (1.55%) Informatics
9 3 (1.55%) Neural Network
9 3 (1.55%) Economics
9 3 (1.55%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.55%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.55%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 116 (59.79%) Linux
2 98 (50.52%) UNIX
3 39 (20.10%) Windows
4 29 (14.95%) Android
4 29 (14.95%) Apple iOS
5 26 (13.40%) AIX
5 26 (13.40%) HPUX
6 6 (3.09%) Solaris
7 4 (2.06%) Windows Phone
8 2 (1.03%) uClinux
8 2 (1.03%) VxWorks
8 2 (1.03%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (63.40%) Software Engineering
2 77 (39.69%) OO
3 64 (32.99%) Multithreading
4 34 (17.53%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (9.79%) Scrum
6 18 (9.28%) TDD
6 18 (9.28%) Product Management
7 16 (8.25%) User Stories
7 16 (8.25%) MVC
8 14 (7.22%) Strategic Planning
8 14 (7.22%) Business Development
8 14 (7.22%) Technical Analysis
9 12 (6.19%) Unit Testing
9 12 (6.19%) Web Development
10 10 (5.15%) UML
11 9 (4.64%) OOD
11 9 (4.64%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (4.64%) Test Automation
12 7 (3.61%) Pair Programming
13 6 (3.09%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 108 (55.67%) C
2 105 (54.12%) Java
3 100 (51.55%) C#
4 62 (31.96%) Python
5 29 (14.95%) JavaScript
6 28 (14.43%) Shell Script
7 24 (12.37%) SQL
8 18 (9.28%) Objective-C
8 18 (9.28%) Scala
9 9 (4.64%) Perl
10 8 (4.12%) VB
11 7 (3.61%) MATLAB
12 6 (3.09%) Ada
12 6 (3.09%) Embedded C
12 6 (3.09%) PHP
12 6 (3.09%) XPath
12 6 (3.09%) Assembly Language
13 4 (2.06%) Bash Shell
13 4 (2.06%) Delphi
13 4 (2.06%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 108 (55.67%) Degree
2 6 (3.09%) Sun Certification
3 5 (2.58%) PhD
4 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.73%) QA
2 6 (3.09%) DO-178B
3 2 (1.03%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.52%) WCAG
System Software
1 14 (7.22%) Firmware
2 6 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.09%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 33 (17.01%) Oracle
2 11 (5.67%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.64%) HP
4 6 (3.09%) VMware
5 5 (2.58%) IBM
6 2 (1.03%) Software AG
6 2 (1.03%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.03%) webMethods
6 2 (1.03%) Fiorano
7 1 (0.52%) Sencha
7 1 (0.52%) Adobe
7 1 (0.52%) Temenos
Abbots Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 to £45000 per annum - extensive - see ad
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum - shares, relocation, pension + more
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + competitive Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £36000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £30k++
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 6 days ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 11 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
2DB
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 19 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Epson
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Epson
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 20 days ago