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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 44 70 40
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -30
Permanent jobs citing C++ 104 94 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.06% 4.07% 5.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.47% 8.49% 10.64%
Number of salaries quoted 87 69 122
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,600 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median 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
834 1107 1363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 40.60% 47.90% 52.91%
Number of salaries quoted 699 905 1121
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,421 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +1.26%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Hemel Hempstead +25 19 £37,500 -18.47%
Watford +10 19 £40,000 -11.11%
Borehamwood +10 17 £34,000 +22.52% 1
Hertford - 12 £60,000 -
Kings Langley - 8 £45,000 -
Welwyn Garden City +12 7 £41,500 +23.88%
Stevenage -6 5 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Letchworth -1 3 £42,500 -29.16%
St Albans - 3 £42,500 -
Tring - 3 £45,000 -
Hoddesdon - 1 £31,000 -
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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++.

1 128 (65.31%) C
2 101 (51.53%) Software Engineering
3 75 (38.27%) Linux
4 73 (37.24%) Java
5 71 (36.22%) Degree
5 71 (36.22%) Computer Science
6 61 (31.12%) C#
7 46 (23.47%) .NET
8 42 (21.43%) Windows
9 40 (20.41%) JavaScript
10 35 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
11 33 (16.84%) Electronics
12 32 (16.33%) Algorithms
13 29 (14.80%) LabVIEW
13 29 (14.80%) Web Services
14 28 (14.29%) Python
14 28 (14.29%) HTML
14 28 (14.29%) Project Management
15 27 (13.78%) Embedded C++
16 25 (12.76%) Mathematics
17 24 (12.24%) Visual Studio
18 23 (11.73%) MATLAB
18 23 (11.73%) Subversion
19 22 (11.22%) Software Testing
19 22 (11.22%) Telecoms
19 22 (11.22%) CSS
19 22 (11.22%) XML
19 22 (11.22%) PhD
19 22 (11.22%) Apple iOS
20 21 (10.71%) Line Management

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 (5.61%) OpenEdge
2 6 (3.06%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.06%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (2.55%) GlassFish
3 5 (2.55%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.04%) IIS
5 2 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.02%) Node.js
6 1 (0.51%) Apache
6 1 (0.51%) SAS
6 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (3.06%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.55%) MS Office
3 3 (1.53%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.51%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (1.53%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.04%) Firewall
1 4 (2.04%) Internet
2 2 (1.02%) CTI
2 2 (1.02%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.02%) LAN
2 2 (1.02%) SSH
2 2 (1.02%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.02%) WAN
3 1 (0.51%) RS-232
3 1 (0.51%) RS-422
3 1 (0.51%) SSL
3 1 (0.51%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.63%) Data Mining
2 8 (4.08%) NoSQL
3 5 (2.55%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (2.55%) Big Data
3 5 (2.55%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.53%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.51%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 29 (14.80%) LabVIEW
2 24 (12.24%) Visual Studio
3 23 (11.73%) Subversion
4 13 (6.63%) Git (software)
5 8 (4.08%) Eclipse
5 8 (4.08%) Maven
6 4 (2.04%) yacc
7 2 (1.02%) JIRA
8 1 (0.51%) CocoaPods
8 1 (0.51%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.51%) Xcode
General
1 33 (16.84%) Electronics
2 22 (11.22%) Telecoms
3 18 (9.18%) Retail
4 14 (7.14%) Finance
4 14 (7.14%) Games
5 12 (6.12%) Arabic Language
5 12 (6.12%) Russian Language
6 9 (4.59%) Banking
7 8 (4.08%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.53%) Marketing
9 2 (1.02%) Automotive
9 2 (1.02%) Military
10 1 (0.51%) French Language
10 1 (0.51%) German Language
10 1 (0.51%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.51%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.51%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.51%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 77 (39.29%) Software Engineer
2 73 (37.24%) Developer
3 52 (26.53%) C++ Software Engineer
4 28 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
5 27 (13.78%) C Software Engineer
6 26 (13.27%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 26 (13.27%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 23 (11.73%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 23 (11.73%) Java Developer
8 22 (11.22%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
9 21 (10.71%) Software Developer
10 16 (8.16%) Senior Developer
11 14 (7.14%) Graduate
12 13 (6.63%) JavaScript Developer
13 12 (6.12%) C++ Developer
14 11 (5.61%) OpenEdge Developer
14 11 (5.61%) Progress Developer
14 11 (5.61%) Senior Progress Developer
15 10 (5.10%) Agile Developer
15 10 (5.10%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (23.47%) .NET
2 29 (14.80%) Web Services
3 28 (14.29%) HTML
4 22 (11.22%) CSS
4 22 (11.22%) XML
5 19 (9.69%) OpenCL
6 16 (8.16%) jQuery
7 11 (5.61%) AngularJS
7 11 (5.61%) Kendo UI
8 9 (4.59%) ASP.NET
8 9 (4.59%) J2EE
9 8 (4.08%) Hibernate
9 8 (4.08%) JPA
9 8 (4.08%) RESTful
9 8 (4.08%) Spring
10 7 (3.57%) LLVM
10 7 (3.57%) Middleware
11 5 (2.55%) JMS
12 4 (2.04%) DirectX
12 4 (2.04%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 71 (36.22%) Computer Science
2 32 (16.33%) Algorithms
3 25 (12.76%) Mathematics
4 21 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (6.63%) Embedded Systems
6 11 (5.61%) Client/Server
6 11 (5.61%) N-Tier
6 11 (5.61%) Physics
7 10 (5.10%) Management Information System
8 8 (4.08%) Fintech
9 7 (3.57%) Data Centre
10 6 (3.06%) CUDA
10 6 (3.06%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 4 (2.04%) Verilog
11 4 (2.04%) VHDL
12 3 (1.53%) Mobile App
12 3 (1.53%) Robotics
13 2 (1.02%) 3D Graphics
13 2 (1.02%) Chip and PIN
14 1 (0.51%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 75 (38.27%) Linux
2 42 (21.43%) Windows
3 22 (11.22%) Apple iOS
4 21 (10.71%) Android
4 21 (10.71%) Unix
5 8 (4.08%) Embedded Linux
6 7 (3.57%) Windows 7
6 7 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (3.06%) Mac OS X
8 5 (2.55%) Windows 10
9 4 (2.04%) Windows Server
10 3 (1.53%) OpenWrt
10 3 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.51%) HPUX
12 1 (0.51%) pSOS
12 1 (0.51%) Solaris
12 1 (0.51%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (51.53%) Software Engineering
2 35 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (14.29%) Project Management
4 22 (11.22%) Software Testing
5 21 (10.71%) Line Management
5 21 (10.71%) SDLC
6 19 (9.69%) Automated Testing
6 19 (9.69%) Image Processing
7 17 (8.67%) OO
8 16 (8.16%) Presales
9 15 (7.65%) Machine Learning
10 13 (6.63%) Analytics
10 13 (6.63%) Data Analytics
11 12 (6.12%) Multithreading
11 12 (6.12%) MVC
11 12 (6.12%) Product Management
12 10 (5.10%) Embedded Software Development
13 9 (4.59%) Document Management
13 9 (4.59%) Time Management
13 9 (4.59%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 128 (65.31%) C
2 73 (37.24%) Java
3 61 (31.12%) C#
4 40 (20.41%) JavaScript
5 28 (14.29%) Python
6 27 (13.78%) Embedded C++
7 23 (11.73%) MATLAB
8 21 (10.71%) SQL
9 18 (9.18%) Embedded C
10 14 (7.14%) PHP
11 12 (6.12%) Perl
12 11 (5.61%) OpenEdge ABL
12 11 (5.61%) Progress 4GL
12 11 (5.61%) Scala
13 9 (4.59%) VB
14 8 (4.08%) Assembly Language
15 7 (3.57%) VB.NET
16 3 (1.53%) Tcl
17 1 (0.51%) Ada
17 1 (0.51%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 71 (36.22%) Degree
2 22 (11.22%) PhD
3 15 (7.65%) SC Cleared
3 15 (7.65%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.02%) CCNA
4 2 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.02%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.02%) MCSE
4 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.61%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) Def Stans
2 1 (0.51%) MISRA
System Software
1 4 (2.04%) Firmware
2 3 (1.53%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.02%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.02%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.02%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 11 (5.61%) Progress
2 7 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.55%) Apple
4 3 (1.53%) Sage
5 2 (1.02%) Avaya
5 2 (1.02%) Cadence
5 2 (1.02%) Intel
5 2 (1.02%) Nortel
5 2 (1.02%) Rockwell
5 2 (1.02%) Symantec
5 2 (1.02%) VMware
6 1 (0.51%) Atmel
6 1 (0.51%) IBM
6 1 (0.51%) MathWorks
6 1 (0.51%) QNX
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £34,000 to £38,000 + 20% Bonus
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