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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 66 44 52
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +8
Permanent jobs citing C++ 86 104 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.55% 5.43% 4.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.97% 9.25% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 75 80 127
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 £35,000 £28,750 £24,000
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
1079 1124 1681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 44.57% 58.63% 54.74%
Number of salaries quoted 875 933 1461
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 25 November 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 25 November 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
Watford -10 17 £40,000 +12.67% 2
St Albans - 16 £50,000 -
Welwyn Garden City -10 9 £42,500 +21.42%
Hemel Hempstead +2 7 £40,000 -11.11% 9
Royston -1 6 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Hertford - 6 £42,500 -
Stevenage -1 4 £38,750 -22.50% 1
Rickmansworth - 4 £45,000 -
Hoddesdon +2 1 £31,000 +12.72%
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 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++.

1 103 (61.68%) Software Engineering
2 99 (59.28%) C#
3 93 (55.69%) Degree
4 87 (52.10%) Linux
5 86 (51.50%) Java
6 84 (50.30%) UNIX
6 84 (50.30%) Computer Science
7 79 (47.31%) C
8 67 (40.12%) OO
9 56 (33.53%) .NET
10 53 (31.74%) Python
10 53 (31.74%) Multithreading
11 52 (31.14%) Finance
12 51 (30.54%) Algorithms
13 32 (19.16%) Oracle
14 31 (18.56%) Agile Software Development
15 26 (15.57%) Relational Database
16 25 (14.97%) XML
17 24 (14.37%) Windows
18 23 (13.77%) SQL Server
18 23 (13.77%) HTML
18 23 (13.77%) Shell Script
19 22 (13.17%) ASP.NET
19 22 (13.17%) Banking
20 21 (12.57%) Artificial Intelligence
20 21 (12.57%) AIX
20 21 (12.57%) HPUX
21 20 (11.98%) JavaScript
21 20 (11.98%) SQL
21 20 (11.98%) RDBMS

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 (11.38%) Tomcat
2 18 (10.78%) GlassFish
3 7 (4.19%) WebSphere
4 6 (3.59%) IIS
5 4 (2.40%) JBoss
5 4 (2.40%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.80%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.20%) SAS
7 2 (1.20%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.20%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.20%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.60%) WordPress
8 1 (0.60%) Confluence
8 1 (0.60%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 4 (2.40%) MS Office
1 4 (2.40%) Simulink
2 2 (1.20%) SPSS
2 2 (1.20%) CPLEX
3 1 (0.60%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.60%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.40%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.80%) Firewall
2 3 (1.80%) IPv4
3 2 (1.20%) Internet
3 2 (1.20%) RTCP
3 2 (1.20%) RTP
3 2 (1.20%) Q.931
3 2 (1.20%) PBX
3 2 (1.20%) VoIP
3 2 (1.20%) DHCP
3 2 (1.20%) HTTP
3 2 (1.20%) SNMP
3 2 (1.20%) IGMP
3 2 (1.20%) VLAN
4 1 (0.60%) RTSP
4 1 (0.60%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (15.57%) Relational Database
2 23 (13.77%) SQL Server
3 20 (11.98%) RDBMS
3 20 (11.98%) Hadoop
4 18 (10.78%) MongoDB
4 18 (10.78%) Apache Cassandra
4 18 (10.78%) NoSQL
4 18 (10.78%) BigTable
5 6 (3.59%) DB2
6 2 (1.20%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.20%) Big Data
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (6.59%) Subversion
2 8 (4.79%) Selenium
3 6 (3.59%) Maven
4 5 (2.99%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.40%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.40%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.80%) SoapUI
6 3 (1.80%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.80%) Ant
7 2 (1.20%) NUnit
7 2 (1.20%) Apache Ivy
7 2 (1.20%) Hudson
7 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Blend
7 2 (1.20%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.60%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.60%) Redmine
8 1 (0.60%) JUnit
8 1 (0.60%) JIRA
8 1 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 52 (31.14%) Finance
2 22 (13.17%) Banking
3 20 (11.98%) Games
4 7 (4.19%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (2.99%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.80%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.80%) Retail
7 1 (0.60%) Marketing
7 1 (0.60%) Electronics
7 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.60%) Automotive
7 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 109 (65.27%) Developer
2 69 (41.32%) Software Engineer
3 67 (40.12%) Software Developer
4 37 (22.16%) Java Developer
5 35 (20.96%) Senior Developer
6 28 (16.77%) Senior Software Engineer
6 28 (16.77%) Java Software Engineer
7 27 (16.17%) C++ Developer
7 27 (16.17%) Java Software Developer
8 25 (14.97%) Senior Java Developer
9 24 (14.37%) Senior Software Developer
10 16 (9.58%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 16 (9.58%) Senior Java Software Developer
11 13 (7.78%) C++ Software Developer
12 10 (5.99%) Junior
13 9 (5.39%) C# Developer
14 8 (4.79%) .NET Developer
14 8 (4.79%) C++ Software Engineer
15 7 (4.19%) Programmer
15 7 (4.19%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (33.53%) .NET
2 25 (14.97%) XML
3 23 (13.77%) HTML
4 22 (13.17%) ASP.NET
5 15 (8.98%) WPF
6 14 (8.38%) Web Services
7 11 (6.59%) WinForms
8 10 (5.99%) .NET Framework
8 10 (5.99%) J2EE
8 10 (5.99%) MFC
9 8 (4.79%) CSS
9 8 (4.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 7 (4.19%) HTML5
10 7 (4.19%) jQuery
10 7 (4.19%) SOAP
11 5 (2.99%) XSD
11 5 (2.99%) RESTful
11 5 (2.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (2.40%) Ajax
12 4 (2.40%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 84 (50.30%) Computer Science
2 51 (30.54%) Algorithms
3 21 (12.57%) Artificial Intelligence
4 20 (11.98%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.59%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.40%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.80%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.80%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.80%) Physics
7 3 (1.80%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.20%) Chemistry
8 2 (1.20%) Psychology
8 2 (1.20%) SystemC
8 2 (1.20%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.20%) Applied Mathematics
8 2 (1.20%) Statistics
8 2 (1.20%) Informatics
8 2 (1.20%) MPEG
8 2 (1.20%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.20%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 87 (52.10%) Linux
2 84 (50.30%) UNIX
3 24 (14.37%) Windows
4 21 (12.57%) AIX
4 21 (12.57%) HPUX
5 20 (11.98%) Android
5 20 (11.98%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.80%) Solaris
7 2 (1.20%) VxWorks
7 2 (1.20%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (1.20%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (1.20%) uClinux
8 1 (0.60%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (61.68%) Software Engineering
2 67 (40.12%) OO
3 53 (31.74%) Multithreading
4 31 (18.56%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (9.58%) TDD
6 14 (8.38%) Scrum
7 13 (7.78%) MVC
7 13 (7.78%) User Stories
8 10 (5.99%) OOD
9 9 (5.39%) UML
10 8 (4.79%) Unit Testing
10 8 (4.79%) MVVM
11 6 (3.59%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (3.59%) Test Automation
11 6 (3.59%) Web Development
11 6 (3.59%) Refactoring
12 5 (2.99%) Configuration Management
13 4 (2.40%) SOA
13 4 (2.40%) Pair Programming
13 4 (2.40%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 99 (59.28%) C#
2 86 (51.50%) Java
3 79 (47.31%) C
4 53 (31.74%) Python
5 23 (13.77%) Shell Script
6 20 (11.98%) JavaScript
6 20 (11.98%) SQL
7 18 (10.78%) Objective-C
7 18 (10.78%) Scala
8 6 (3.59%) MATLAB
9 5 (2.99%) Ada
9 5 (2.99%) Embedded C
9 5 (2.99%) Embedded C++
9 5 (2.99%) VB
9 5 (2.99%) Perl
10 4 (2.40%) PHP
11 3 (1.80%) Delphi
11 3 (1.80%) XPath
12 2 (1.20%) F#
12 2 (1.20%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 93 (55.69%) Degree
2 4 (2.40%) PhD
3 3 (1.80%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.40%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.60%) WCAG
2 1 (0.60%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 3 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (1.80%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 32 (19.16%) Oracle
2 9 (5.39%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.39%) HP
3 5 (2.99%) IBM
4 3 (1.80%) VMware
5 2 (1.20%) Fiorano
5 2 (1.20%) Software AG
5 2 (1.20%) TIBCO
5 2 (1.20%) webMethods
6 1 (0.60%) Adobe
6 1 (0.60%) Temenos
6 1 (0.60%) Sencha
Royston, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £36000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum - shares, relocation, pension + more
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-40k
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Epson
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Epson
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Epson
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + competitive Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £28000 - £29000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago