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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 68 51 53
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +2
Permanent jobs citing C++ 80 105 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.72% 5.25% 4.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.50% 10.36% 7.70%
Number of salaries quoted 68 78 56
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £36,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,100 £60,000 £52,250
UK excluding London average 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
941 1014 1065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 43.73% 50.70% 54.17%
Number of salaries quoted 808 764 857
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(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 -1 20 £40,000 -8.57%
Hemel Hempstead -9 12 £53,050 +32.62% 5
Royston +9 8 £35,000 -22.22%
Stevenage +2 8 £37,500 -6.25%
Borehamwood - 7 £32,000 - 2
Knebworth - 5 £37,500 -
Tring - 4 £44,000 -
Letchworth -4 3 £50,000 -20.00%
Hoddesdon - 2 £30,500 -
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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++.

1 103 (60.59%) Linux
2 94 (55.29%) C
3 74 (43.53%) Software Engineering
4 69 (40.59%) Degree
5 67 (39.41%) .NET
6 66 (38.82%) Computer Science
7 62 (36.47%) C#
8 59 (34.71%) HTML
9 56 (32.94%) Windows
10 52 (30.59%) Java
11 48 (28.24%) JavaScript
12 38 (22.35%) CSS
13 37 (21.76%) Unix
14 32 (18.82%) XML
15 28 (16.47%) Apple iOS
16 27 (15.88%) Android
17 26 (15.29%) Analytical Skills
17 26 (15.29%) Embedded C++
18 23 (13.53%) Client/Server
18 23 (13.53%) jQuery
18 23 (13.53%) Agile Software Development
19 22 (12.94%) Banking
20 21 (12.35%) MVC
20 21 (12.35%) N-Tier
20 21 (12.35%) Python
20 21 (12.35%) OpenEdge
20 21 (12.35%) Progress 4GL
20 21 (12.35%) Progress
20 21 (12.35%) Web Services
20 21 (12.35%) Retail

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 21 (12.35%) OpenEdge
2 4 (2.35%) IIS
3 3 (1.76%) Apache
4 1 (0.59%) Node.js
4 1 (0.59%) SAS
4 1 (0.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.59%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.59%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.18%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.59%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.59%) Firewall
2 1 (0.59%) HTTP
2 1 (0.59%) Internet
2 1 (0.59%) Network Security
2 1 (0.59%) RS-232
2 1 (0.59%) SSL
2 1 (0.59%) VoIP
2 1 (0.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.76%) Data Mining
1 3 (1.76%) NoSQL
1 3 (1.76%) RDBMS
1 3 (1.76%) Relational Database
1 3 (1.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.18%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.18%) MySQL
3 1 (0.59%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 12 (7.06%) LabVIEW
2 9 (5.29%) Visual Studio
3 7 (4.12%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.94%) Subversion
5 2 (1.18%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.18%) JIRA
5 2 (1.18%) NetBeans
5 2 (1.18%) WebSpeed
6 1 (0.59%) Maven
6 1 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 22 (12.94%) Banking
2 21 (12.35%) Retail
3 18 (10.59%) Arabic Language
3 18 (10.59%) Russian Language
4 12 (7.06%) Electronics
4 12 (7.06%) Finance
5 5 (2.94%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.18%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.18%) Games
6 2 (1.18%) Marketing
6 2 (1.18%) Military
7 1 (0.59%) Back Office
7 1 (0.59%) Front Office
7 1 (0.59%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 77 (45.29%) Developer
2 57 (33.53%) Software Engineer
3 23 (13.53%) Senior Developer
4 22 (12.94%) C++ Software Engineer
5 21 (12.35%) OpenEdge Developer
5 21 (12.35%) Progress Developer
5 21 (12.35%) Senior Progress Developer
6 20 (11.76%) Embedded Engineer
7 16 (9.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 16 (9.41%) Graduate
8 15 (8.82%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 14 (8.24%) C++ Developer
10 12 (7.06%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 12 (7.06%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 12 (7.06%) Technical Specialist
11 11 (6.47%) SQL Developer
12 10 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
13 9 (5.29%) Java Developer
13 9 (5.29%) Web Developer
14 8 (4.71%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (39.41%) .NET
2 59 (34.71%) HTML
3 38 (22.35%) CSS
4 32 (18.82%) XML
5 23 (13.53%) jQuery
6 21 (12.35%) AngularJS
6 21 (12.35%) Kendo UI
6 21 (12.35%) Web Services
7 14 (8.24%) Qt
8 13 (7.65%) ASP.NET
9 4 (2.35%) J2EE
10 3 (1.76%) Middleware
11 2 (1.18%) DirectX
11 2 (1.18%) LAMP
11 2 (1.18%) OpenGL
12 1 (0.59%) CORBA
12 1 (0.59%) Hibernate
12 1 (0.59%) SOAP
12 1 (0.59%) WinForms
12 1 (0.59%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 66 (38.82%) Computer Science
2 26 (15.29%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (13.53%) Client/Server
4 21 (12.35%) N-Tier
5 19 (11.18%) Mathematics
6 16 (9.41%) Embedded Systems
7 15 (8.82%) Chemistry
8 11 (6.47%) Physics
9 9 (5.29%) Algorithms
10 6 (3.53%) Fintech
11 5 (2.94%) Robotics
12 4 (2.35%) 3D Graphics
12 4 (2.35%) Management Information System
13 3 (1.76%) Data Centre
13 3 (1.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 2 (1.18%) ASIC
14 2 (1.18%) SystemC
14 2 (1.18%) Verilog
14 2 (1.18%) VHDL
14 2 (1.18%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 103 (60.59%) Linux
2 56 (32.94%) Windows
3 37 (21.76%) Unix
4 28 (16.47%) Apple iOS
5 27 (15.88%) Android
6 20 (11.76%) Embedded Linux
7 9 (5.29%) Mac OS X
8 4 (2.35%) HPUX
9 3 (1.76%) AIX
10 2 (1.18%) VxWorks
11 1 (0.59%) pSOS
11 1 (0.59%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (43.53%) Software Engineering
2 23 (13.53%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (12.35%) MVC
4 19 (11.18%) OO
4 19 (11.18%) Web Development
5 18 (10.59%) Document Management
5 18 (10.59%) Presales
5 18 (10.59%) Product Management
6 15 (8.82%) Embedded Software Development
7 14 (8.24%) Project Management
7 14 (8.24%) Software Testing
8 10 (5.88%) Multithreading
9 8 (4.71%) Android Development
9 8 (4.71%) iOS Development
9 8 (4.71%) Test Scripting
10 7 (4.12%) Automated Testing
10 7 (4.12%) Line Management
10 7 (4.12%) SDLC
11 6 (3.53%) UML
12 5 (2.94%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (55.29%) C
2 62 (36.47%) C#
3 52 (30.59%) Java
4 48 (28.24%) JavaScript
5 26 (15.29%) Embedded C++
6 21 (12.35%) OpenEdge ABL
6 21 (12.35%) Progress 4GL
6 21 (12.35%) Python
7 20 (11.76%) PHP
8 19 (11.18%) SQL
9 14 (8.24%) Embedded C
10 10 (5.88%) Perl
10 10 (5.88%) VB.NET
11 6 (3.53%) Scala
12 4 (2.35%) VB
13 3 (1.76%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.18%) MATLAB
14 2 (1.18%) Tcl
14 2 (1.18%) VBA
15 1 (0.59%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 69 (40.59%) Degree
2 9 (5.29%) PhD
3 8 (4.71%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.59%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.18%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.12%) Firmware
Vendors
1 21 (12.35%) Progress
2 8 (4.71%) Apple
3 7 (4.12%) Intel
4 6 (3.53%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.94%) Oracle
6 2 (1.18%) Altera
6 2 (1.18%) Cadence
6 2 (1.18%) Lattice Semiconductor
6 2 (1.18%) Mentor Graphics
6 2 (1.18%) Synopsys
6 2 (1.18%) Xilinx
7 1 (0.59%) Atmel
7 1 (0.59%) HP
7 1 (0.59%) MathWorks
7 1 (0.59%) QNX
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