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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 55 65 25
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -40
Permanent jobs citing C++ 112 85 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.65% 3.44% 8.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.13% 7.42% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 98 79 150
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
1227 1146 1178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 50.96% 46.32% 55.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1047 976 949
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +33 43 £38,750 -6.06% 4
Borehamwood - 40 £28,500 -
Hemel Hempstead -2 11 £46,000 +15.00% 2
Royston -4 6 £45,000 +66.66%
Stevenage - 6 £45,000 - 1
Potters Bar +11 2 £52,500 +72.13%
Welwyn Garden City -8 1 £67,500 +62.65%
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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++.

1 128 (64.00%) C
2 99 (49.50%) Linux
3 81 (40.50%) Java
4 80 (40.00%) Windows
5 79 (39.50%) Software Engineering
6 73 (36.50%) Degree
7 50 (25.00%) Computer Science
8 42 (21.00%) C#
8 42 (21.00%) Python
9 39 (19.50%) .NET
9 39 (19.50%) Finance
10 35 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
11 34 (17.00%) OO
12 33 (16.50%) LabVIEW
13 32 (16.00%) Firmware
13 32 (16.00%) UNIX
14 30 (15.00%) HTML
14 30 (15.00%) SQL
15 28 (14.00%) JavaScript
16 26 (13.00%) PhD
17 24 (12.00%) Perl
17 24 (12.00%) CSS
17 24 (12.00%) Telecoms
18 23 (11.50%) SDLC
19 22 (11.00%) SQL Server
20 21 (10.50%) Retail
20 21 (10.50%) Marketing
20 21 (10.50%) Android
21 20 (10.00%) Web Development
21 20 (10.00%) PHP

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 13 (6.50%) WebSphere
2 3 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (1.50%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.00%) IIS
4 1 (0.50%) Tuxedo
4 1 (0.50%) SAS
4 1 (0.50%) OpenEdge
4 1 (0.50%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (1.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (1.00%) MS Office
3 1 (0.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.50%) Simulink
3 1 (0.50%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (0.50%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.50%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.50%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.00%) Ethernet
2 9 (4.50%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.00%) LTE
4 5 (2.50%) Wireless
5 4 (2.00%) HSPA
6 3 (1.50%) iBeacon
7 2 (1.00%) Radio Access Network
7 2 (1.00%) 2G
7 2 (1.00%) 3GPP
7 2 (1.00%) 3G
7 2 (1.00%) Firewall
8 1 (0.50%) UMTS
8 1 (0.50%) WCDMA
8 1 (0.50%) CTI
8 1 (0.50%) Internet
8 1 (0.50%) ASN.1
8 1 (0.50%) Network Security
8 1 (0.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.00%) Relational Database
3 10 (5.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (1.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (1.50%) SQLite
4 3 (1.50%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.50%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.50%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.50%) Big Data
6 1 (0.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 33 (16.50%) LabVIEW
2 8 (4.00%) Visual Studio
2 8 (4.00%) JIRA
2 8 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (3.50%) Subversion
4 5 (2.50%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.50%) Xcode
5 3 (1.50%) CocoaPods
6 1 (0.50%) GCC
6 1 (0.50%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.50%) NetBeans
6 1 (0.50%) NUnit
6 1 (0.50%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.50%) WebSpeed
6 1 (0.50%) ClearCase
General
1 39 (19.50%) Finance
2 24 (12.00%) Telecoms
3 21 (10.50%) Retail
3 21 (10.50%) Marketing
4 17 (8.50%) Banking
5 9 (4.50%) Pharmaceutical
5 9 (4.50%) Electronics
6 8 (4.00%) Manufacturing
7 7 (3.50%) Arabic Language
7 7 (3.50%) Russian Language
8 4 (2.00%) Aerospace
9 2 (1.00%) Games
10 1 (0.50%) Military
10 1 (0.50%) Advertising
10 1 (0.50%) Automotive
10 1 (0.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 109 (54.50%) Developer
2 57 (28.50%) Software Engineer
3 38 (19.00%) Software Developer
4 28 (14.00%) C++ Developer
5 27 (13.50%) C++ Software Engineer
6 23 (11.50%) Java Developer
7 12 (6.00%) Technical Specialist
8 10 (5.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 9 (4.50%) C Software Engineer
10 8 (4.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 8 (4.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 8 (4.00%) QA Engineer
10 8 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
11 7 (3.50%) Analyst
11 7 (3.50%) Test Engineer
11 7 (3.50%) Development Engineer
11 7 (3.50%) Senior Development Engineer
12 6 (3.00%) Senior Design Engineer
12 6 (3.00%) Programmer
12 6 (3.00%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (19.50%) .NET
2 30 (15.00%) HTML
3 24 (12.00%) CSS
4 19 (9.50%) HTML5
5 17 (8.50%) J2EE
5 17 (8.50%) XML
6 16 (8.00%) CSS3
6 16 (8.00%) WebSockets
7 15 (7.50%) Qt
8 14 (7.00%) Web Services
9 11 (5.50%) Regular Expression
10 5 (2.50%) Middleware
11 3 (1.50%) Hibernate
11 3 (1.50%) Spring
11 3 (1.50%) WPF
11 3 (1.50%) ASP.NET
11 3 (1.50%) Cocoa Touch
11 3 (1.50%) iOS SDK
12 2 (1.00%) POSIX
13 1 (0.50%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 50 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 35 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (8.00%) Mathematics
4 12 (6.00%) Embedded Systems
5 10 (5.00%) Physics
5 10 (5.00%) Chemistry
6 8 (4.00%) iSeries
7 7 (3.50%) Verilog
8 4 (2.00%) Machine to Machine
9 3 (1.50%) User Experience
9 3 (1.50%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.50%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.50%) iPad
9 3 (1.50%) Robotics
9 3 (1.50%) iPhone
9 3 (1.50%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.00%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.00%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.50%) Informatics
11 1 (0.50%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 99 (49.50%) Linux
2 80 (40.00%) Windows
3 32 (16.00%) UNIX
4 21 (10.50%) Android
5 20 (10.00%) Apple iOS
6 15 (7.50%) Mac OS X
7 12 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (4.50%) Embedded Linux
9 7 (3.50%) AIX
9 7 (3.50%) HPUX
10 3 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (1.00%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.50%) uClinux
12 1 (0.50%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (39.50%) Software Engineering
2 34 (17.00%) OO
3 23 (11.50%) SDLC
4 20 (10.00%) Web Development
5 15 (7.50%) Multithreading
6 14 (7.00%) Technical Analysis
7 11 (5.50%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (5.00%) Unit Testing
8 10 (5.00%) Product Management
9 9 (4.50%) Signal Processing
9 9 (4.50%) Risk Management
10 8 (4.00%) Software Testing
10 8 (4.00%) Embedded Software Development
11 7 (3.50%) Document Management
12 6 (3.00%) Manual Testing
12 6 (3.00%) Time Management
13 5 (2.50%) Computer Architecture
13 5 (2.50%) Integration Testing
14 4 (2.00%) Migration
14 4 (2.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 128 (64.00%) C
2 81 (40.50%) Java
3 42 (21.00%) C#
3 42 (21.00%) Python
4 30 (15.00%) SQL
5 28 (14.00%) JavaScript
6 24 (12.00%) Perl
7 20 (10.00%) PHP
8 12 (6.00%) Bash Shell
9 10 (5.00%) Embedded C++
9 10 (5.00%) Shell Script
10 7 (3.50%) R
11 6 (3.00%) VB
12 5 (2.50%) Assembly Language
12 5 (2.50%) Fortran
13 4 (2.00%) Embedded C
13 4 (2.00%) Objective-C
14 3 (1.50%) Apple Swift
14 3 (1.50%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.50%) Ada
Qualifications
1 73 (36.50%) Degree
2 26 (13.00%) PhD
3 13 (6.50%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.00%) ISEB
5 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.50%) QA
2 1 (0.50%) IEC 61508
2 1 (0.50%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 32 (16.00%) Firmware
2 3 (1.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (0.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 14 (7.00%) Oracle
2 13 (6.50%) IBM
3 10 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (4.50%) Intel
5 8 (4.00%) OpenLink
6 4 (2.00%) Adobe
7 3 (1.50%) Apple
8 1 (0.50%) Sage
8 1 (0.50%) Symantec
8 1 (0.50%) SonicWALL
8 1 (0.50%) HP
8 1 (0.50%) Dell
8 1 (0.50%) Avaya
8 1 (0.50%) Genesys
8 1 (0.50%) Progress
8 1 (0.50%) Cisco
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hertfordshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, plus Shares + Benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Share Options+Healthcare+Pension+M
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Watford
iKonnect
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago