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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 41 74 40
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -34
Permanent jobs citing C++ 120 91 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.49% 3.89% 6.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.95% 7.80% 11.06%
Number of salaries quoted 104 69 115
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,550 £32,500 £32,200
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
860 1166 1356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 39.32% 49.79% 54.20%
Number of salaries quoted 696 976 1100
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 £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 5 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 5 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
Watford +18 23 £40,000 -15.78%
Hemel Hempstead +17 19 £37,500 -15.73%
Borehamwood - 17 £32,000 - 1
Hertford - 15 £32,000 -
Kings Langley - 9 £45,000 -
Letchworth +2 8 £50,000 -25.92%
Welwyn Garden City +15 6 £41,500 +27.69%
Stevenage -2 6 £30,250 -19.33%
Tring - 5 £45,000 -
St Albans +26 3 £42,500 -5.55%
Hoddesdon - 1 £31,000 -
Knebworth - 1 £30,500 -
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 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++.

1 131 (65.50%) C
2 98 (49.00%) Software Engineering
3 86 (43.00%) Linux
4 84 (42.00%) Degree
5 78 (39.00%) Computer Science
6 74 (37.00%) Java
7 59 (29.50%) C#
8 56 (28.00%) .NET
9 46 (23.00%) JavaScript
9 46 (23.00%) Windows
10 38 (19.00%) HTML
11 35 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
12 32 (16.00%) Embedded C++
13 31 (15.50%) Web Services
14 30 (15.00%) Electronics
15 29 (14.50%) Project Management
15 29 (14.50%) XML
15 29 (14.50%) CSS
15 29 (14.50%) Android
15 29 (14.50%) Apple iOS
16 27 (13.50%) Analytical Skills
16 27 (13.50%) Unix
16 27 (13.50%) Python
17 26 (13.00%) Algorithms
18 24 (12.00%) Mathematics
19 23 (11.50%) Subversion
19 23 (11.50%) Embedded C
19 23 (11.50%) LabVIEW
20 22 (11.00%) PhD
20 22 (11.00%) SQL

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 14 (7.00%) OpenEdge
2 6 (3.00%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.50%) GlassFish
4 4 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.00%) IIS
4 4 (2.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.00%) Apache
5 2 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.50%) Node.js
6 1 (0.50%) SAS
6 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (2.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.50%) MS Office
3 2 (1.00%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.50%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (1.00%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.50%) Internet
2 2 (1.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.00%) Firewall
2 2 (1.00%) LAN
2 2 (1.00%) SSH
2 2 (1.00%) WAN
3 1 (0.50%) CTI
3 1 (0.50%) HTTP
3 1 (0.50%) RS-232
3 1 (0.50%) RS-422
3 1 (0.50%) SSL
3 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.50%) Data Mining
2 8 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 5 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (2.50%) Big Data
4 4 (2.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.50%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.50%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.00%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.50%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 23 (11.50%) LabVIEW
1 23 (11.50%) Subversion
2 19 (9.50%) Visual Studio
3 13 (6.50%) Git (software)
4 8 (4.00%) Maven
5 7 (3.50%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.00%) yacc
7 1 (0.50%) JIRA
7 1 (0.50%) NetBeans
General
1 30 (15.00%) Electronics
2 22 (11.00%) Retail
3 19 (9.50%) Telecoms
4 17 (8.50%) Finance
5 16 (8.00%) Arabic Language
5 16 (8.00%) Banking
5 16 (8.00%) Russian Language
6 10 (5.00%) Games
7 8 (4.00%) Aerospace
8 4 (2.00%) Marketing
9 2 (1.00%) Automotive
9 2 (1.00%) Military
10 1 (0.50%) French Language
10 1 (0.50%) German Language
10 1 (0.50%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.50%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.50%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.50%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 77 (38.50%) Developer
2 74 (37.00%) Software Engineer
3 51 (25.50%) C++ Software Engineer
4 26 (13.00%) Embedded Engineer
5 24 (12.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 23 (11.50%) C Software Engineer
6 23 (11.50%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 23 (11.50%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 23 (11.50%) Java Developer
7 22 (11.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 19 (9.50%) Software Developer
9 18 (9.00%) Senior Developer
10 16 (8.00%) JavaScript Developer
11 14 (7.00%) Graduate
11 14 (7.00%) OpenEdge Developer
11 14 (7.00%) Progress Developer
11 14 (7.00%) Senior Progress Developer
12 11 (5.50%) C++ Developer
12 11 (5.50%) SQL Developer
13 10 (5.00%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (28.00%) .NET
2 38 (19.00%) HTML
3 31 (15.50%) Web Services
4 29 (14.50%) CSS
4 29 (14.50%) XML
5 18 (9.00%) jQuery
6 14 (7.00%) AngularJS
6 14 (7.00%) Kendo UI
7 13 (6.50%) OpenCL
8 12 (6.00%) ASP.NET
9 8 (4.00%) Hibernate
9 8 (4.00%) JPA
9 8 (4.00%) RESTful
9 8 (4.00%) Spring
10 7 (3.50%) J2EE
11 6 (3.00%) Middleware
12 5 (2.50%) JMS
12 5 (2.50%) LLVM
13 4 (2.00%) DirectX
13 4 (2.00%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 78 (39.00%) Computer Science
2 27 (13.50%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (13.00%) Algorithms
4 24 (12.00%) Mathematics
5 16 (8.00%) Embedded Systems
6 14 (7.00%) Client/Server
6 14 (7.00%) N-Tier
7 11 (5.50%) Fintech
7 11 (5.50%) Physics
8 9 (4.50%) Management Information System
9 7 (3.50%) Data Centre
10 5 (2.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 4 (2.00%) CUDA
12 3 (1.50%) Mobile App
12 3 (1.50%) Robotics
12 3 (1.50%) Verilog
12 3 (1.50%) VHDL
13 2 (1.00%) 3D Graphics
13 2 (1.00%) Chip and PIN
14 1 (0.50%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 86 (43.00%) Linux
2 46 (23.00%) Windows
3 29 (14.50%) Android
3 29 (14.50%) Apple iOS
4 27 (13.50%) Unix
5 12 (6.00%) Embedded Linux
6 7 (3.50%) Windows 7
7 6 (3.00%) Mac OS X
8 5 (2.50%) Windows 10
8 5 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (2.00%) HPUX
10 3 (1.50%) AIX
10 3 (1.50%) OpenWrt
11 2 (1.00%) Windows Server
11 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.50%) pSOS
12 1 (0.50%) Solaris
12 1 (0.50%) VxWorks
12 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (49.00%) Software Engineering
2 35 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (14.50%) Project Management
4 22 (11.00%) Software Testing
5 21 (10.50%) Line Management
6 20 (10.00%) Presales
6 20 (10.00%) SDLC
7 19 (9.50%) Automated Testing
8 16 (8.00%) Product Management
9 15 (7.50%) Image Processing
9 15 (7.50%) Machine Learning
9 15 (7.50%) OO
10 14 (7.00%) MVC
11 13 (6.50%) Analytics
11 13 (6.50%) Data Analytics
11 13 (6.50%) Document Management
12 11 (5.50%) Web Development
13 10 (5.00%) iOS Development
13 10 (5.00%) Multithreading
14 9 (4.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 131 (65.50%) C
2 74 (37.00%) Java
3 59 (29.50%) C#
4 46 (23.00%) JavaScript
5 32 (16.00%) Embedded C++
6 27 (13.50%) Python
7 23 (11.50%) Embedded C
8 22 (11.00%) SQL
9 19 (9.50%) MATLAB
9 19 (9.50%) PHP
10 14 (7.00%) OpenEdge ABL
10 14 (7.00%) Progress 4GL
11 11 (5.50%) Perl
11 11 (5.50%) Scala
12 10 (5.00%) VB.NET
13 7 (3.50%) VB
14 5 (2.50%) Assembly Language
15 3 (1.50%) Shell Script
16 2 (1.00%) Tcl
17 1 (0.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 84 (42.00%) Degree
2 22 (11.00%) PhD
3 15 (7.50%) SC Cleared
3 15 (7.50%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.00%) CCNA
4 2 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.00%) MCSE
4 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.00%) QA
2 1 (0.50%) Def Stans
2 1 (0.50%) MISRA
System Software
1 4 (2.00%) Firmware
2 2 (1.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.00%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 14 (7.00%) Progress
2 8 (4.00%) Apple
3 5 (2.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.00%) Oracle
5 2 (1.00%) Cadence
5 2 (1.00%) Intel
5 2 (1.00%) Sage
5 2 (1.00%) Symantec
5 2 (1.00%) VMware
6 1 (0.50%) Atmel
6 1 (0.50%) Avaya
6 1 (0.50%) HP
6 1 (0.50%) IBM
6 1 (0.50%) MathWorks
6 1 (0.50%) Nortel
6 1 (0.50%) QNX
6 1 (0.50%) Rockwell
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