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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 68 44 47
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 82 117 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.86% 5.12% 4.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.45% 9.49% 8.39%
Number of salaries quoted 66 79 108
Average salary £43,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.12% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £31,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 1233 1430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 51.89% 54.01% 53.00%
Number of salaries quoted 897 999 1246
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 30 March 2015.

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 30 March 2015. 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 +3 21 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Hemel Hempstead -13 8 £44,000 +3.52% 3
Welwyn Garden City -3 7 £32,500 -29.72%
Royston -4 7 £42,500 - 2
Letchworth -4 3 £67,500 +50.00% 1
St Albans -31 3 £45,000 -10.00%
Stevenage +12 2 £37,500 +2.73%
Rickmansworth - 2 £28,750 -
Bishop's Stortford +16 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Potters Bar - 1 £45,000 -
Welwyn - 1 - -
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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++.

1 111 (58.42%) Linux
2 109 (57.37%) Java
3 105 (55.26%) C
4 81 (42.63%) Software Engineering
5 75 (39.47%) Degree
6 69 (36.32%) Finance
7 64 (33.68%) UNIX
8 63 (33.16%) Windows
9 61 (32.11%) C#
10 58 (30.53%) OO
10 58 (30.53%) Computer Science
11 50 (26.32%) .NET
12 46 (24.21%) JavaScript
13 42 (22.11%) Python
14 38 (20.00%) SQL
15 36 (18.95%) Banking
16 34 (17.89%) Multithreading
17 33 (17.37%) Agile Software Development
17 33 (17.37%) XML
18 31 (16.32%) HTML
18 31 (16.32%) SQL Server
18 31 (16.32%) Firmware
19 25 (13.16%) Relational Database
20 24 (12.63%) Analytical Skills
20 24 (12.63%) Microsoft
20 24 (12.63%) WebSphere
21 23 (12.11%) Marketing
21 23 (12.11%) J2EE
21 23 (12.11%) Algorithms
22 22 (11.58%) Android

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 24 (12.63%) WebSphere
2 10 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
2 10 (5.26%) IIS
3 5 (2.63%) SAS
3 5 (2.63%) Apache Pig
4 3 (1.58%) Tuxedo
5 1 (0.53%) WordPress
5 1 (0.53%) Node.js
5 1 (0.53%) JBoss
5 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (3.68%) MS Office
2 6 (3.16%) Simulink
3 5 (2.63%) CPLEX
3 5 (2.63%) SPSS
4 1 (0.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Temenos Globus
1 1 (0.53%) LabWindows
1 1 (0.53%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.26%) IPv4
2 3 (1.58%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.05%) Internet
3 2 (1.05%) Wireless
4 1 (0.53%) RTSP
4 1 (0.53%) HSPA
4 1 (0.53%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (16.32%) SQL Server
2 25 (13.16%) Relational Database
3 18 (9.47%) RDBMS
4 5 (2.63%) Hadoop
4 5 (2.63%) Big Data
4 5 (2.63%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.53%) MySQL
5 1 (0.53%) DB2
5 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.53%) UniData
Development Applications
1 17 (8.95%) Subversion
2 11 (5.79%) Maven
3 10 (5.26%) Eclipse
3 10 (5.26%) SoapUI
4 9 (4.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (4.74%) Visual Studio Team System
5 5 (2.63%) Selenium
6 4 (2.11%) Android Studio
7 3 (1.58%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.05%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.05%) JIRA
8 2 (1.05%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.53%) Gerrit
9 1 (0.53%) GCC
9 1 (0.53%) Ant
9 1 (0.53%) Bugzilla
General
1 69 (36.32%) Finance
2 36 (18.95%) Banking
3 23 (12.11%) Marketing
4 19 (10.00%) Retail
5 10 (5.26%) Financial Institution
6 9 (4.74%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (4.21%) Telecoms
8 6 (3.16%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.58%) Electronics
9 3 (1.58%) Automotive
9 3 (1.58%) Games
9 3 (1.58%) Arabic Language
9 3 (1.58%) Russian Language
10 2 (1.05%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.53%) Advertising
11 1 (0.53%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 120 (63.16%) Developer
2 62 (32.63%) Software Developer
3 56 (29.47%) Software Engineer
4 43 (22.63%) Senior Developer
5 42 (22.11%) Java Developer
6 27 (14.21%) C++ Developer
6 27 (14.21%) Senior Software Developer
7 24 (12.63%) Senior Java Developer
8 20 (10.53%) Java Software Developer
9 19 (10.00%) Programmer
10 17 (8.95%) Senior Software Engineer
11 16 (8.42%) Java Software Engineer
12 15 (7.89%) Analyst
13 12 (6.32%) Senior Java Software Developer
13 12 (6.32%) Senior Java Software Engineer
14 7 (3.68%) C++ Software Engineer
14 7 (3.68%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 6 (3.16%) C# .NET Developer
15 6 (3.16%) C# Developer
15 6 (3.16%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (26.32%) .NET
2 33 (17.37%) XML
3 31 (16.32%) HTML
4 23 (12.11%) J2EE
5 17 (8.95%) CSS
5 17 (8.95%) Web Services
6 13 (6.84%) jQuery
6 13 (6.84%) HTML5
7 12 (6.32%) CSS3
7 12 (6.32%) WebSockets
7 12 (6.32%) XSLT
8 10 (5.26%) Java EE
8 10 (5.26%) Spring MVC
8 10 (5.26%) JAXB
8 10 (5.26%) SAX
8 10 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
8 10 (5.26%) Hibernate
8 10 (5.26%) Spring
8 10 (5.26%) JSF
8 10 (5.26%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 58 (30.53%) Computer Science
2 24 (12.63%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (12.11%) Algorithms
4 14 (7.37%) Management Information System
5 13 (6.84%) Mathematics
6 11 (5.79%) Client/Server
7 8 (4.21%) Chemistry
7 8 (4.21%) Embedded Systems
8 7 (3.68%) iSeries
9 6 (3.16%) Physics
9 6 (3.16%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (2.63%) Neural Network
10 5 (2.63%) Economics
10 5 (2.63%) Psychology
10 5 (2.63%) Applied Mathematics
10 5 (2.63%) Statistics
10 5 (2.63%) Informatics
10 5 (2.63%) Visualisation
10 5 (2.63%) Digital Media
11 2 (1.05%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 111 (58.42%) Linux
2 64 (33.68%) UNIX
3 63 (33.16%) Windows
4 22 (11.58%) Android
5 20 (10.53%) Apple iOS
6 17 (8.95%) AIX
6 17 (8.95%) HPUX
7 10 (5.26%) Solaris
8 9 (4.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (2.11%) Windows Phone
10 3 (1.58%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.05%) VxWorks
12 1 (0.53%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (42.63%) Software Engineering
2 58 (30.53%) OO
3 34 (17.89%) Multithreading
4 33 (17.37%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (11.05%) Technical Analysis
6 20 (10.53%) Product Management
6 20 (10.53%) Web Development
7 18 (9.47%) Unit Testing
8 17 (8.95%) Business Development
8 17 (8.95%) Strategic Planning
8 17 (8.95%) Scrum
9 16 (8.42%) MVC
10 15 (7.89%) User Stories
11 12 (6.32%) TDD
12 11 (5.79%) Test Automation
12 11 (5.79%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (5.26%) Test Scripting
13 10 (5.26%) Regression Testing
13 10 (5.26%) Pair Programming
14 9 (4.74%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 109 (57.37%) Java
2 105 (55.26%) C
3 61 (32.11%) C#
4 46 (24.21%) JavaScript
5 42 (22.11%) Python
6 38 (20.00%) SQL
7 21 (11.05%) Shell Script
8 13 (6.84%) Perl
9 10 (5.26%) XPath
9 10 (5.26%) Bash Shell
9 10 (5.26%) Assembly Language
10 9 (4.74%) PHP
10 9 (4.74%) MATLAB
11 7 (3.68%) VB
12 6 (3.16%) Embedded C
13 5 (2.63%) Ruby
13 5 (2.63%) Clojure
13 5 (2.63%) R
14 4 (2.11%) Embedded C++
14 4 (2.11%) VB6
Qualifications
1 75 (39.47%) Degree
2 13 (6.84%) PhD
3 10 (5.26%) Sun Certification
4 2 (1.05%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.53%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.47%) QA
2 7 (3.68%) DO-178B
3 3 (1.58%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.53%) Data Quality
System Software
1 31 (16.32%) Firmware
2 10 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (5.26%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 24 (12.63%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.95%) Oracle
3 15 (7.89%) IBM
4 10 (5.26%) VMware
5 7 (3.68%) OpenLink
6 1 (0.53%) QNX
6 1 (0.53%) jBASE
6 1 (0.53%) HP
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 7 hours ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum excellent bens, International Compan
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Relocation+Great Pension+Medical+M
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: Excellent + Major Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £36000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Share Plan+Healthcare+Pension+More
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare
Posted: 11 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Epson - UK
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, South East, United Kingdom
Epson - UK
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago