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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 65 71 53
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -18
Permanent jobs citing C++ 77 98 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.72% 4.11% 4.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.72% 8.57% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 59 79 115
Median salary £37,500 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £32,500
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
883 1144 1333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 42.62% 48.01% 50.23%
Number of salaries quoted 746 961 1102
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +7 19 £51,250 +13.88% 2
Hemel Hempstead +16 16 £37,500 -18.47% 2
Borehamwood +6 15 £36,000 +26.31% 2
Kings Langley - 8 £45,000 -
Welwyn Garden City +8 7 £41,500 +23.88%
Hertford - 5 £32,000 -
Hoddesdon - 1 £31,000 -
St Albans - 1 £42,500 -
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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++.

1 123 (63.08%) C
2 101 (51.79%) Software Engineering
3 77 (39.49%) Java
4 69 (35.38%) Degree
5 68 (34.87%) Computer Science
6 64 (32.82%) C#
7 61 (31.28%) Linux
8 41 (21.03%) Windows
9 39 (20.00%) .NET
10 35 (17.95%) JavaScript
10 35 (17.95%) LabVIEW
11 34 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
11 34 (17.44%) Algorithms
12 33 (16.92%) Electronics
13 29 (14.87%) Visual Studio
13 29 (14.87%) Python
14 28 (14.36%) SQL
15 27 (13.85%) Web Services
16 26 (13.33%) Telecoms
16 26 (13.33%) Project Management
17 25 (12.82%) MATLAB
18 24 (12.31%) Mathematics
18 24 (12.31%) XML
18 24 (12.31%) SDLC
19 23 (11.79%) Unix
19 23 (11.79%) Image Processing
19 23 (11.79%) Subversion
20 22 (11.28%) PhD
21 21 (10.77%) Embedded C++
21 21 (10.77%) Software Testing

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 7 (3.59%) OpenEdge
2 6 (3.08%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (2.56%) GlassFish
3 5 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.56%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.05%) IIS
5 2 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.51%) SAS
6 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.51%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 11 (5.64%) MS Office
2 6 (3.08%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.54%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.51%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (1.54%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.03%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.05%) Firewall
1 4 (2.05%) Internet
2 2 (1.03%) CTI
2 2 (1.03%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.03%) LAN
2 2 (1.03%) SSH
2 2 (1.03%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.03%) WAN
3 1 (0.51%) RS-232
3 1 (0.51%) RS-422
3 1 (0.51%) SNMP
3 1 (0.51%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.67%) Data Mining
2 8 (4.10%) NoSQL
3 5 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (2.56%) Big Data
3 5 (2.56%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.05%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.03%) SQLite
6 1 (0.51%) Informix
Development Applications
1 35 (17.95%) LabVIEW
2 29 (14.87%) Visual Studio
3 23 (11.79%) Subversion
4 13 (6.67%) Git (software)
5 8 (4.10%) Maven
6 7 (3.59%) Eclipse
7 6 (3.08%) Talend Open Studio
8 4 (2.05%) yacc
9 2 (1.03%) CocoaPods
9 2 (1.03%) JIRA
9 2 (1.03%) Xcode
General
1 33 (16.92%) Electronics
2 26 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 15 (7.69%) Finance
3 15 (7.69%) Games
3 15 (7.69%) Retail
4 9 (4.62%) Arabic Language
4 9 (4.62%) Russian Language
5 7 (3.59%) Aerospace
6 6 (3.08%) Banking
7 3 (1.54%) Marketing
8 2 (1.03%) Automotive
9 1 (0.51%) French Language
9 1 (0.51%) German Language
9 1 (0.51%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.51%) Military
9 1 (0.51%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.51%) Portuguese Language
9 1 (0.51%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 75 (38.46%) Developer
2 74 (37.95%) Software Engineer
3 52 (26.67%) C++ Software Engineer
4 28 (14.36%) C Software Engineer
5 27 (13.85%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 26 (13.33%) Embedded Engineer
7 25 (12.82%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 23 (11.79%) Java Developer
8 23 (11.79%) Software Developer
9 21 (10.77%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 21 (10.77%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 16 (8.21%) Graduate
11 15 (7.69%) C++ Developer
12 12 (6.15%) JavaScript Developer
12 12 (6.15%) Senior Developer
13 10 (5.13%) Agile Developer
13 10 (5.13%) Agile Java Developer
14 9 (4.62%) Consultant
14 9 (4.62%) Java Software Developer
14 9 (4.62%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (20.00%) .NET
2 27 (13.85%) Web Services
3 24 (12.31%) XML
4 21 (10.77%) OpenCL
5 20 (10.26%) HTML
6 18 (9.23%) CSS
7 12 (6.15%) jQuery
8 9 (4.62%) J2EE
9 8 (4.10%) ASP.NET
9 8 (4.10%) Hibernate
9 8 (4.10%) JPA
9 8 (4.10%) RESTful
9 8 (4.10%) Spring
10 7 (3.59%) AngularJS
10 7 (3.59%) Kendo UI
10 7 (3.59%) LLVM
10 7 (3.59%) Middleware
11 5 (2.56%) JMS
12 4 (2.05%) Renderscript
13 3 (1.54%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 68 (34.87%) Computer Science
2 34 (17.44%) Algorithms
3 24 (12.31%) Mathematics
4 18 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (6.15%) Physics
6 9 (4.62%) Management Information System
7 8 (4.10%) Fintech
8 7 (3.59%) Client/Server
8 7 (3.59%) Data Centre
8 7 (3.59%) Embedded Systems
8 7 (3.59%) N-Tier
9 6 (3.08%) CUDA
9 6 (3.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 5 (2.56%) Verilog
10 5 (2.56%) VHDL
11 3 (1.54%) Data Extraction
11 3 (1.54%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.54%) Robotics
12 2 (1.03%) iPad
12 2 (1.03%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 61 (31.28%) Linux
2 41 (21.03%) Windows
3 23 (11.79%) Unix
4 15 (7.69%) Apple iOS
5 13 (6.67%) Android
6 7 (3.59%) Windows 7
6 7 (3.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (3.08%) Mac OS X
8 5 (2.56%) Windows 10
9 4 (2.05%) Windows Server
10 3 (1.54%) Embedded Linux
10 3 (1.54%) OpenWrt
10 3 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (51.79%) Software Engineering
2 34 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (13.33%) Project Management
4 24 (12.31%) SDLC
5 23 (11.79%) Image Processing
6 21 (10.77%) Software Testing
7 20 (10.26%) Line Management
8 19 (9.74%) OO
9 18 (9.23%) Automated Testing
10 15 (7.69%) Machine Learning
11 13 (6.67%) Analytics
11 13 (6.67%) Data Analytics
11 13 (6.67%) Presales
12 12 (6.15%) Multithreading
13 10 (5.13%) OOP
13 10 (5.13%) Web Development
14 9 (4.62%) MVC
14 9 (4.62%) Product Management
14 9 (4.62%) Scrum
14 9 (4.62%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 123 (63.08%) C
2 77 (39.49%) Java
3 64 (32.82%) C#
4 35 (17.95%) JavaScript
5 29 (14.87%) Python
6 28 (14.36%) SQL
7 25 (12.82%) MATLAB
8 21 (10.77%) Embedded C++
9 13 (6.67%) Embedded C
10 12 (6.15%) Perl
10 12 (6.15%) PHP
11 11 (5.64%) Scala
12 9 (4.62%) VB
13 8 (4.10%) Assembly Language
14 7 (3.59%) OpenEdge ABL
14 7 (3.59%) Progress 4GL
15 6 (3.08%) T-SQL
15 6 (3.08%) VB.NET
16 3 (1.54%) Tcl
17 2 (1.03%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 69 (35.38%) Degree
2 22 (11.28%) PhD
3 21 (10.77%) SC Cleared
3 21 (10.77%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.03%) CCNA
4 2 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.03%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.03%) MCSE
4 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.13%) QA
2 6 (3.08%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.51%) Def Stans
3 1 (0.51%) MISRA
System Software
1 3 (1.54%) Firmware
1 3 (1.54%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.03%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.03%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.03%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 7 (3.59%) Oracle
1 7 (3.59%) Progress
2 6 (3.08%) Informatica
2 6 (3.08%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.08%) Talend
3 3 (1.54%) Sage
4 2 (1.03%) Apple
4 2 (1.03%) Avaya
4 2 (1.03%) Cadence
4 2 (1.03%) Intel
4 2 (1.03%) Nortel
4 2 (1.03%) Rockwell
4 2 (1.03%) Symantec
4 2 (1.03%) VMware
5 1 (0.51%) IBM
5 1 (0.51%) MathWorks
5 1 (0.51%) Perforce
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £38,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Sensient
Posted: 11 days ago