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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 44 58 64
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +6
Permanent jobs citing C++ 102 86 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.80% 3.98% 3.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.26% 8.66% 8.38%
Number of salaries quoted 98 72 80
Median salary £40,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
1101 993 1098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 51.84% 45.99% 45.20%
Number of salaries quoted 936 871 887
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +5 31 £37,500 -18.91% 1
Borehamwood - 21 £37,500 - 2
Hemel Hempstead +3 12 £47,000 -11.32% 1
St Albans - 12 £48,750 -
Welwyn Garden City - 8 £46,250 -
Royston -2 7 £50,000 +42.85%
Hertford - 6 £42,500 -
Potters Bar +9 5 £29,500 -43.80%
Letchworth - 3 £30,000 - 1
Tring +1 2 £32,500 -23.52%
Stevenage -8 2 £47,500 +55.73%
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 93 (46.73%) Software Engineering
2 78 (39.20%) C
3 77 (38.69%) C#
4 70 (35.18%) Computer Science
5 66 (33.17%) Degree
6 63 (31.66%) Linux
7 61 (30.65%) Java
8 47 (23.62%) Windows
9 42 (21.11%) JavaScript
10 39 (19.60%) Python
11 37 (18.59%) Telecoms
12 35 (17.59%) Multithreading
13 33 (16.58%) LabVIEW
13 33 (16.58%) .NET
14 32 (16.08%) Visual Studio
14 32 (16.08%) Web Development
14 32 (16.08%) Agile Software Development
15 31 (15.58%) OO
16 30 (15.08%) HTML
16 30 (15.08%) Physics
17 29 (14.57%) PHP
18 27 (13.57%) CSS
18 27 (13.57%) Image Processing
19 26 (13.07%) Node.js
20 24 (12.06%) Unit Testing
20 24 (12.06%) SQL
21 23 (11.56%) Web Services
22 22 (11.06%) SQL Server
22 22 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
23 21 (10.55%) OOD

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 11 (5.53%) Apache
2 3 (1.51%) IIS
2 3 (1.51%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.51%) Tuxedo
3 2 (1.01%) Confluence
3 2 (1.01%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (6.03%) Simulink
2 11 (5.53%) GIMP
3 8 (4.02%) GNU Octave
4 5 (2.51%) MS Office
5 1 (0.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.50%) OrCAD
5 1 (0.50%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.52%) SaaS
2 2 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.50%) GitHub
3 1 (0.50%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.53%) Ethernet
2 11 (5.53%) RS-232
2 11 (5.53%) Wireshark
3 8 (4.02%) CDMA
3 8 (4.02%) Software-Defined Radio
3 8 (4.02%) TDMA
4 5 (2.51%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.51%) Firewall
6 2 (1.01%) SNMP
7 1 (0.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.06%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.51%) Informix
2 3 (1.51%) MySQL
3 1 (0.50%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.50%) Big Data
3 1 (0.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.50%) HBase
3 1 (0.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.50%) SQLite
3 1 (0.50%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 33 (16.58%) LabVIEW
2 32 (16.08%) Visual Studio
3 20 (10.05%) Git (software)
4 14 (7.04%) NUnit
5 9 (4.52%) Bitbucket
5 9 (4.52%) gulp
6 7 (3.52%) Subversion
7 5 (2.51%) Selenium
8 4 (2.01%) Talend Open Studio
9 3 (1.51%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.01%) JIRA
11 1 (0.50%) CocoaPods
11 1 (0.50%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.50%) Rational Rhapsody
11 1 (0.50%) Xcode
General
1 37 (18.59%) Telecoms
2 20 (10.05%) Electronics
3 19 (9.55%) Games
4 17 (8.54%) Automotive
5 14 (7.04%) Aerospace
6 13 (6.53%) Finance
7 10 (5.03%) Retail
8 8 (4.02%) Banking
9 6 (3.02%) Multimedia
10 5 (2.51%) Manufacturing
11 2 (1.01%) Advertising
11 2 (1.01%) Local Government
12 1 (0.50%) Front Office
12 1 (0.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 106 (53.27%) Developer
2 40 (20.10%) C++ Developer
3 36 (18.09%) Software Developer
4 33 (16.58%) Software Engineer
5 30 (15.08%) C# Developer
6 23 (11.56%) C++ Software Developer
7 18 (9.05%) .NET Developer
8 16 (8.04%) C# .NET Developer
9 15 (7.54%) C++ Software Engineer
9 15 (7.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 15 (7.54%) Programmer
10 13 (6.53%) C Software Engineer
10 13 (6.53%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 13 (6.53%) Embedded Engineer
11 12 (6.03%) Consultant
11 12 (6.03%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 12 (6.03%) JavaScript Developer
12 11 (5.53%) C++ Programmer
13 9 (4.52%) Applications Support
13 9 (4.52%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (16.58%) .NET
2 30 (15.08%) HTML
3 27 (13.57%) CSS
4 26 (13.07%) Node.js
5 23 (11.56%) Web Services
6 19 (9.55%) XML
7 18 (9.05%) ZeroMQ
8 12 (6.03%) Qt
9 11 (5.53%) ASP.NET
9 11 (5.53%) HTML5
10 10 (5.03%) AngularJS
10 10 (5.03%) jQuery
10 10 (5.03%) JSON
10 10 (5.03%) TIBCO EMS
11 9 (4.52%) Backbone.js
11 9 (4.52%) iOS SDK
11 9 (4.52%) lodash
11 9 (4.52%) React
11 9 (4.52%) RESTful
11 9 (4.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 70 (35.18%) Computer Science
2 30 (15.08%) Physics
3 22 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (10.05%) Algorithms
5 10 (5.03%) Device Driver
5 10 (5.03%) Life Science
6 9 (4.52%) Embedded Systems
6 9 (4.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 9 (4.52%) Verilog
7 8 (4.02%) EPoS
7 8 (4.02%) Management Information System
7 8 (4.02%) Mathematics
7 8 (4.02%) Visualisation
8 6 (3.02%) Smartphone
9 5 (2.51%) 3D Graphics
10 4 (2.01%) Spread Betting
11 2 (1.01%) APACS
11 2 (1.01%) Data Extraction
11 2 (1.01%) Economics
11 2 (1.01%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 63 (31.66%) Linux
2 47 (23.62%) Windows
3 16 (8.04%) Unix
4 11 (5.53%) Apple iOS
5 9 (4.52%) Android
6 6 (3.02%) Windows Server
7 4 (2.01%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.51%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.50%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.50%) OpenWrt
9 1 (0.50%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (46.73%) Software Engineering
2 35 (17.59%) Multithreading
3 32 (16.08%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (16.08%) Web Development
4 31 (15.58%) OO
5 27 (13.57%) Image Processing
6 24 (12.06%) Unit Testing
7 21 (10.55%) OOD
8 18 (9.05%) Signal Processing
9 16 (8.04%) MVC
10 13 (6.53%) Data Acquisition
11 12 (6.03%) Data Analysis
11 12 (6.03%) Prototyping
11 12 (6.03%) SDLC
12 11 (5.53%) Low Latency
12 11 (5.53%) Workflow
13 10 (5.03%) Multithreaded Programming
13 10 (5.03%) OOP
14 9 (4.52%) Scrum
14 9 (4.52%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 78 (39.20%) C
2 77 (38.69%) C#
3 61 (30.65%) Java
4 42 (21.11%) JavaScript
5 39 (19.60%) Python
6 29 (14.57%) PHP
7 24 (12.06%) SQL
8 20 (10.05%) MATLAB
9 14 (7.04%) Embedded C
10 13 (6.53%) Perl
11 10 (5.03%) Assembly Language
11 10 (5.03%) Ruby
11 10 (5.03%) Scala
12 9 (4.52%) ES6
13 8 (4.02%) VB.NET
14 7 (3.52%) Ada
15 6 (3.02%) VB
16 5 (2.51%) HLSL
17 4 (2.01%) T-SQL
18 2 (1.01%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 66 (33.17%) Degree
2 13 (6.53%) Security Cleared
3 10 (5.03%) PhD
4 9 (4.52%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.50%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.03%) QA
2 6 (3.02%) MISRA
3 4 (2.01%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.01%) ECSS
4 2 (1.01%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.50%) Def Stans
5 1 (0.50%) MISRA C
System Software
1 8 (4.02%) Firmware
2 4 (2.01%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.01%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.50%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) Ansible
1 1 (0.50%) Nagios
1 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.50%) Packer
1 1 (0.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (0.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (0.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (7.04%) Oracle
2 13 (6.53%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.03%) TIBCO
4 8 (4.02%) Xilinx
5 4 (2.01%) Informatica
5 4 (2.01%) Talend
6 3 (1.51%) EMC
6 3 (1.51%) Perforce
7 2 (1.01%) Progress
8 1 (0.50%) Apple
8 1 (0.50%) Cadence
8 1 (0.50%) Cisco
8 1 (0.50%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.50%) Dell
8 1 (0.50%) IBM
8 1 (0.50%) Sage
8 1 (0.50%) SonicWALL
8 1 (0.50%) Symantec
8 1 (0.50%) VMware
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £47,000 to £52,500 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum 30k plus 15% overtime
Posted: 7 hours ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: Competitive Salary plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 days ago