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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 71 34 44
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +10
Permanent jobs citing C++ 84 146 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.73% 5.85% 4.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.42% 10.71% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 67 111 108
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £32,000 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £45,000
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
1132 1363 1357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 50.27% 54.65% 51.34%
Number of salaries quoted 953 1102 1175
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 £29,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 24 April 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 24 April 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
Hemel Hempstead -16 15 £44,000 -2.22% 2
Watford -10 13 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Royston 0 12 £42,500 -
Welwyn Garden City -3 9 £32,500 -29.72%
Stevenage +2 5 £37,500 +2.73%
Letchworth +6 3 £71,250 +58.33%
St Albans -28 2 £45,000 -10.00%
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £42,500 -
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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++.

1 126 (63.32%) Linux
2 113 (56.78%) C
3 112 (56.28%) Java
4 82 (41.21%) Windows
5 72 (36.18%) Software Engineering
6 70 (35.18%) Degree
7 66 (33.17%) Finance
8 59 (29.65%) UNIX
9 54 (27.14%) OO
10 52 (26.13%) C#
10 52 (26.13%) Computer Science
11 50 (25.13%) .NET
12 49 (24.62%) JavaScript
13 44 (22.11%) Python
14 43 (21.61%) SQL
15 38 (19.10%) Banking
16 37 (18.59%) Firmware
17 36 (18.09%) HTML
18 34 (17.09%) XML
19 31 (15.58%) Marketing
20 30 (15.08%) Web Development
20 30 (15.08%) Multithreading
20 30 (15.08%) SQL Server
21 28 (14.07%) Agile Software Development
22 26 (13.07%) Retail
22 26 (13.07%) Android
23 25 (12.56%) WebSphere
23 25 (12.56%) Microsoft
23 25 (12.56%) Analytical Skills
23 25 (12.56%) Technical Analysis

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 25 (12.56%) WebSphere
2 10 (5.03%) WebSphere Application Server
2 10 (5.03%) IIS
3 5 (2.51%) SAS
3 5 (2.51%) Apache Pig
4 3 (1.51%) Tuxedo
5 1 (0.50%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.50%) Node.js
5 1 (0.50%) JBoss
5 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (3.52%) MS Office
2 6 (3.02%) Simulink
3 5 (2.51%) CPLEX
3 5 (2.51%) SPSS
4 1 (0.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Temenos Globus
1 1 (0.50%) LabWindows
1 1 (0.50%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.03%) IPv4
2 3 (1.51%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.01%) Internet
3 2 (1.01%) Wireless
4 1 (0.50%) HSPA
4 1 (0.50%) LTE
4 1 (0.50%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (15.08%) SQL Server
2 23 (11.56%) Relational Database
3 16 (8.04%) RDBMS
4 5 (2.51%) Hadoop
4 5 (2.51%) Big Data
4 5 (2.51%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.50%) MySQL
5 1 (0.50%) DB2
5 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.50%) UniData
Development Applications
1 16 (8.04%) Subversion
2 11 (5.53%) Maven
3 10 (5.03%) Eclipse
3 10 (5.03%) SoapUI
4 9 (4.52%) Visual Studio Team System
4 9 (4.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (2.51%) JIRA
6 4 (2.01%) Android Studio
7 3 (1.51%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.01%) Selenium
8 2 (1.01%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (0.50%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.50%) Gerrit
9 1 (0.50%) GCC
9 1 (0.50%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.50%) Ant
9 1 (0.50%) Bugzilla
General
1 66 (33.17%) Finance
2 38 (19.10%) Banking
3 31 (15.58%) Marketing
4 26 (13.07%) Retail
5 10 (5.03%) Pharmaceutical
5 10 (5.03%) Financial Institution
6 9 (4.52%) Telecoms
7 7 (3.52%) Manufacturing
8 6 (3.02%) Arabic Language
8 6 (3.02%) Russian Language
9 3 (1.51%) Games
9 3 (1.51%) Automotive
9 3 (1.51%) Electronics
10 2 (1.01%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.50%) Advertising
11 1 (0.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 128 (64.32%) Developer
2 64 (32.16%) Software Developer
3 48 (24.12%) Software Engineer
4 42 (21.11%) Java Developer
5 39 (19.60%) Senior Developer
6 31 (15.58%) C++ Developer
7 23 (11.56%) Senior Software Developer
8 20 (10.05%) Senior Java Developer
9 19 (9.55%) Programmer
10 16 (8.04%) Java Software Developer
11 15 (7.54%) Analyst
12 12 (6.03%) Senior Software Engineer
12 12 (6.03%) Java Software Engineer
13 8 (4.02%) Senior Java Software Engineer
13 8 (4.02%) Senior Java Software Developer
14 7 (3.52%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 7 (3.52%) Technical Specialist
15 5 (2.51%) C++ Software Engineer
15 5 (2.51%) Lead Developer
15 5 (2.51%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (25.13%) .NET
2 36 (18.09%) HTML
3 34 (17.09%) XML
4 23 (11.56%) CSS
5 22 (11.06%) J2EE
6 20 (10.05%) Web Services
7 17 (8.54%) HTML5
8 16 (8.04%) CSS3
8 16 (8.04%) WebSockets
9 12 (6.03%) Regular Expression
9 12 (6.03%) XSLT
9 12 (6.03%) Qt
10 11 (5.53%) jQuery
11 10 (5.03%) RESTful
11 10 (5.03%) Spring MVC
11 10 (5.03%) Java EE
11 10 (5.03%) JAXB
11 10 (5.03%) SAX
11 10 (5.03%) WebSphere MQ
11 10 (5.03%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 52 (26.13%) Computer Science
2 25 (12.56%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (9.55%) Algorithms
4 14 (7.04%) Chemistry
4 14 (7.04%) Management Information System
5 12 (6.03%) Mathematics
6 11 (5.53%) Client/Server
7 8 (4.02%) iSeries
7 8 (4.02%) Embedded Systems
8 6 (3.02%) Physics
8 6 (3.02%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (2.51%) Neural Network
9 5 (2.51%) Economics
9 5 (2.51%) Statistics
9 5 (2.51%) Informatics
9 5 (2.51%) Visualisation
9 5 (2.51%) Applied Mathematics
9 5 (2.51%) Psychology
9 5 (2.51%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.01%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 126 (63.32%) Linux
2 82 (41.21%) Windows
3 59 (29.65%) UNIX
4 26 (13.07%) Android
5 24 (12.06%) Apple iOS
6 15 (7.54%) AIX
6 15 (7.54%) HPUX
7 12 (6.03%) Mac OS X
8 11 (5.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (5.03%) Solaris
10 4 (2.01%) Windows Phone
11 2 (1.01%) VxWorks
12 1 (0.50%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (36.18%) Software Engineering
2 54 (27.14%) OO
3 30 (15.08%) Web Development
3 30 (15.08%) Multithreading
4 28 (14.07%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (12.56%) Technical Analysis
6 23 (11.56%) Product Management
7 17 (8.54%) Business Development
7 17 (8.54%) Strategic Planning
8 15 (7.54%) Scrum
9 14 (7.04%) Unit Testing
10 13 (6.53%) MVC
11 12 (6.03%) TDD
11 12 (6.03%) User Stories
12 11 (5.53%) Test Automation
12 11 (5.53%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (5.03%) Test Scripting
13 10 (5.03%) Regression Testing
13 10 (5.03%) Pair Programming
13 10 (5.03%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 113 (56.78%) C
2 112 (56.28%) Java
3 52 (26.13%) C#
4 49 (24.62%) JavaScript
5 44 (22.11%) Python
6 43 (21.61%) SQL
7 22 (11.06%) Perl
8 19 (9.55%) Shell Script
9 16 (8.04%) PHP
10 14 (7.04%) Bash Shell
11 10 (5.03%) Assembly Language
11 10 (5.03%) XPath
12 9 (4.52%) MATLAB
13 7 (3.52%) VB
14 5 (2.51%) Fortran
14 5 (2.51%) Embedded C
14 5 (2.51%) Ruby
14 5 (2.51%) Clojure
14 5 (2.51%) R
15 4 (2.01%) VB6
Qualifications
1 70 (35.18%) Degree
2 15 (7.54%) PhD
3 10 (5.03%) Sun Certification
4 2 (1.01%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (11.06%) QA
2 7 (3.52%) DO-178B
3 3 (1.51%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 37 (18.59%) Firmware
2 10 (5.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (5.03%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 25 (12.56%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.04%) IBM
3 14 (7.04%) Oracle
4 10 (5.03%) VMware
5 8 (4.02%) OpenLink
6 1 (0.50%) QNX
6 1 (0.50%) jBASE
6 1 (0.50%) HP
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