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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 35 50 32
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -18
Permanent jobs citing C++ 149 125 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.00% 4.71% 5.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.88% 9.06% 11.13%
Number of salaries quoted 112 107 137
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £25,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1370 1380 1393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 55.13% 52.04% 53.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1106 1193 1148
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Watford -18 28 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Stevenage -2 21 £36,500 -13.09% 3
Letchworth +10 20 £45,000 +114.28%
St Albans +21 19 £50,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead +7 5 £45,000 +46.34% 1
Hitchin - 5 - -
Welwyn Garden City +20 2 £46,250 +2.77%
Hoddesdon - 2 £26,000 - 1
Royston 0 1 - - 1
Hertford -8 1 - -
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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++.

1 127 (54.98%) Software Engineering
2 111 (48.05%) C
3 97 (41.99%) Linux
4 92 (39.83%) C#
5 91 (39.39%) Degree
6 87 (37.66%) UNIX
7 76 (32.90%) Java
8 73 (31.60%) Computer Science
9 64 (27.71%) Python
10 55 (23.81%) Multithreading
11 52 (22.51%) Oracle
12 51 (22.08%) OO
13 46 (19.91%) Finance
14 45 (19.48%) SQL
15 40 (17.32%) .NET
16 38 (16.45%) Windows
17 35 (15.15%) WPF
18 33 (14.29%) MFC
19 31 (13.42%) Web Services
20 27 (11.69%) Perl
21 26 (11.26%) MVVM
22 24 (10.39%) TDD
22 24 (10.39%) Banking
23 23 (9.96%) Ethernet
24 22 (9.52%) XML
25 21 (9.09%) VC++
25 21 (9.09%) WinForms
26 18 (7.79%) Agile Software Development
26 18 (7.79%) HTML
26 18 (7.79%) Relational Database

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 13 (5.63%) WebSphere
1 13 (5.63%) WebLogic
2 8 (3.46%) Drupal
2 8 (3.46%) Tuxedo
3 4 (1.73%) Joomla!
4 2 (0.87%) Apache
4 2 (0.87%) IIS
5 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (0.87%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Temenos T24
1 1 (0.43%) Temenos Globus
Communications & Networking
1 23 (9.96%) Ethernet
2 9 (3.90%) IPv4
2 9 (3.90%) IPv6
2 9 (3.90%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.60%) NFC
4 5 (2.16%) ATM
5 1 (0.43%) GSM
5 1 (0.43%) SMS
5 1 (0.43%) 3GPP
5 1 (0.43%) 3G
5 1 (0.43%) Wireless
5 1 (0.43%) 4G
5 1 (0.43%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.79%) Relational Database
2 16 (6.93%) RDBMS
3 13 (5.63%) DB2
4 10 (4.33%) MySQL
5 9 (3.90%) Informix
6 4 (1.73%) SQL Server
7 2 (0.87%) UniData
7 2 (0.87%) BODI
7 2 (0.87%) DataStage
8 1 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.43%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 11 (4.76%) Visual Studio
1 11 (4.76%) Subversion
2 5 (2.16%) Mercurial
3 4 (1.73%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.30%) Ant
4 3 (1.30%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.87%) Maven
5 2 (0.87%) LabVIEW
5 2 (0.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.43%) JUnit
6 1 (0.43%) WebObjects
General
1 46 (19.91%) Finance
2 24 (10.39%) Banking
3 11 (4.76%) Retail
4 9 (3.90%) Games
4 9 (3.90%) Electronics
5 4 (1.73%) Marketing
6 2 (0.87%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.87%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.87%) Automotive
6 2 (0.87%) Back Office
6 2 (0.87%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.43%) Legal
7 1 (0.43%) Military
7 1 (0.43%) French Language
7 1 (0.43%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.43%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 94 (40.69%) Developer
2 79 (34.20%) Software Engineer
3 44 (19.05%) Programmer
4 36 (15.58%) Senior Software Engineer
5 35 (15.15%) Software Developer
6 26 (11.26%) Java Software Engineer
7 25 (10.82%) C++ Developer
7 25 (10.82%) Software Programmer
8 22 (9.52%) Java Developer
9 20 (8.66%) Senior Developer
10 19 (8.23%) C Developer
11 16 (6.93%) Senior Java Developer
12 15 (6.49%) C++ Software Developer
12 15 (6.49%) Senior Java Software Engineer
13 14 (6.06%) Analyst
13 14 (6.06%) C++ Software Engineer
14 11 (4.76%) Analyst Programmer
15 10 (4.33%) C# Developer
16 9 (3.90%) Junior
16 9 (3.90%) C++ Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (17.32%) .NET
2 35 (15.15%) WPF
3 33 (14.29%) MFC
4 31 (13.42%) Web Services
5 22 (9.52%) XML
6 21 (9.09%) WinForms
7 18 (7.79%) HTML
8 13 (5.63%) J2EE
9 11 (4.76%) OpenGL
10 9 (3.90%) DirectX
10 9 (3.90%) Velocity
10 9 (3.90%) HTML5
11 8 (3.46%) LAMP
12 7 (3.03%) SOAP
13 6 (2.60%) REST
13 6 (2.60%) Middleware
13 6 (2.60%) ATL
14 4 (1.73%) Dojo
14 4 (1.73%) XSLT
15 3 (1.30%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 73 (31.60%) Computer Science
2 15 (6.49%) Mathematics
3 9 (3.90%) Physics
3 9 (3.90%) Open Source
4 6 (2.60%) 3D Graphics
4 6 (2.60%) VHDL
4 6 (2.60%) Smartcard
4 6 (2.60%) Mobile Payment
5 5 (2.16%) EFT
5 5 (2.16%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.16%) Statistics
6 4 (1.73%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 4 (1.73%) Wiki
6 4 (1.73%) Blog
6 4 (1.73%) AS400
6 4 (1.73%) Firmware
6 4 (1.73%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.30%) EPoS
7 3 (1.30%) EFTPOS
7 3 (1.30%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 97 (41.99%) Linux
2 87 (37.66%) UNIX
3 38 (16.45%) Windows
4 15 (6.49%) Android
4 15 (6.49%) AIX
4 15 (6.49%) HPUX
5 8 (3.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (2.16%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.73%) zOS
8 3 (1.30%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.43%) Solaris
9 1 (0.43%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (54.98%) Software Engineering
2 55 (23.81%) Multithreading
3 51 (22.08%) OO
4 26 (11.26%) MVVM
5 24 (10.39%) TDD
6 18 (7.79%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (7.36%) UML
8 15 (6.49%) Image Processing
9 11 (4.76%) Project Management
9 11 (4.76%) Scrum
10 10 (4.33%) Android Development
11 9 (3.90%) Change Management
11 9 (3.90%) Software Architecture
11 9 (3.90%) Project Planning
12 7 (3.03%) OOP
12 7 (3.03%) Validation
12 7 (3.03%) Time Management
13 6 (2.60%) Test Scripting
13 6 (2.60%) Embedded Software Development
14 5 (2.16%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 111 (48.05%) C
2 92 (39.83%) C#
3 76 (32.90%) Java
4 64 (27.71%) Python
5 45 (19.48%) SQL
6 27 (11.69%) Perl
7 21 (9.09%) VC++
8 17 (7.36%) VB
8 17 (7.36%) Shell Script
9 15 (6.49%) PHP
10 12 (5.19%) JavaScript
11 10 (4.33%) Embedded C
12 6 (2.60%) Embedded C++
13 5 (2.16%) VBScript
13 5 (2.16%) AWK
13 5 (2.16%) VB6
14 4 (1.73%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.73%) VB.NET
15 3 (1.30%) Assembly Language
16 2 (0.87%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 91 (39.39%) Degree
2 6 (2.60%) PhD
3 5 (2.16%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.33%) QA
2 3 (1.30%) TickIT
3 1 (0.43%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.43%) DO-178B
System Software
1 3 (1.30%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.30%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.30%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 52 (22.51%) Oracle
2 14 (6.06%) JBoss
3 11 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.76%) Perforce
4 8 (3.46%) HP
5 5 (2.16%) Tripwire
6 3 (1.30%) Adobe
6 3 (1.30%) Veeam
7 2 (0.87%) jBASE
7 2 (0.87%) Agilent
7 2 (0.87%) Cadence
7 2 (0.87%) EMC
8 1 (0.43%) Google
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Salary: £45000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Shares, Health/Dental, Bonus
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Salary: 30-40k
Posted: 2 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + pension + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
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Salary: £30k++
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: 3 days ago
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire / North London
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Salary: to £highly competitive
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Hertfordshire / North London
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: to £35k depending on experience
Posted: 10 days ago
Stevenage, UK
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