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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 65 40 32
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -8
Permanent jobs citing C++ 87 143 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.87% 5.65% 6.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.03% 10.66% 12.80%
Number of salaries quoted 64 120 124
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
1084 1342 1211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 48.22% 53.04% 49.53%
Number of salaries quoted 886 1100 1011
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 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -11 15 £46,000 +15.00% 1
Watford +2 13 £46,250 +15.62% 2
Royston -2 10 £42,500 +57.40%
Borehamwood - 8 £27,750 - 3
Welwyn Garden City -11 7 £33,500 -19.27%
Stevenage +1 6 £37,500 -9.09% 1
Letchworth +2 3 £60,000 +41.17%
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £42,500 -
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (65.28%) C
2 124 (64.25%) Linux
3 104 (53.89%) Java
4 89 (46.11%) Windows
5 65 (33.68%) Software Engineering
6 62 (32.12%) Degree
7 56 (29.02%) Finance
8 49 (25.39%) UNIX
9 45 (23.32%) JavaScript
9 45 (23.32%) Computer Science
10 44 (22.80%) Firmware
11 43 (22.28%) .NET
11 43 (22.28%) Python
12 41 (21.24%) SQL
13 39 (20.21%) HTML
13 39 (20.21%) OO
14 38 (19.69%) C#
15 36 (18.65%) Banking
16 35 (18.13%) Marketing
17 32 (16.58%) Retail
18 31 (16.06%) XML
19 30 (15.54%) Web Development
19 30 (15.54%) Android
20 29 (15.03%) Apple iOS
20 29 (15.03%) Analytical Skills
20 29 (15.03%) CSS
21 28 (14.51%) Technical Analysis
22 27 (13.99%) QA
23 26 (13.47%) Perl
23 26 (13.47%) Product Management

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 22 (11.40%) WebSphere
2 8 (4.15%) IIS
3 7 (3.63%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.55%) Apache Pig
4 3 (1.55%) SAS
4 3 (1.55%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.55%) Tuxedo
5 1 (0.52%) Node.js
5 1 (0.52%) JBoss
5 1 (0.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (2.59%) MS Office
2 3 (1.55%) CPLEX
2 3 (1.55%) SPSS
3 2 (1.04%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.04%) Simulink
4 1 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.52%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.52%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.04%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.52%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.52%) Temenos Globus
2 1 (0.52%) LabWindows
2 1 (0.52%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.63%) IPv4
2 4 (2.07%) LTE
3 3 (1.55%) Wireless
4 2 (1.04%) 3GPP
4 2 (1.04%) Internet
4 2 (1.04%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.04%) 3G
4 2 (1.04%) 2G
4 2 (1.04%) HSPA
4 2 (1.04%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.52%) iBeacon
5 1 (0.52%) NAS
5 1 (0.52%) ASN.1
5 1 (0.52%) Firewall
5 1 (0.52%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.52%) CTI
5 1 (0.52%) UMTS
5 1 (0.52%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.44%) SQL Server
2 20 (10.36%) Relational Database
3 14 (7.25%) RDBMS
4 3 (1.55%) Big Data
4 3 (1.55%) Hadoop
4 3 (1.55%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.04%) MySQL
5 2 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.04%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.52%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.52%) UniData
6 1 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.52%) SQLite
6 1 (0.52%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (6.22%) Subversion
2 8 (4.15%) Eclipse
2 8 (4.15%) Maven
3 7 (3.63%) SoapUI
3 7 (3.63%) LabVIEW
4 5 (2.59%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (2.59%) JIRA
5 4 (2.07%) Android Studio
6 3 (1.55%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.04%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.52%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.52%) CocoaPods
8 1 (0.52%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.52%) GCC
8 1 (0.52%) Xcode
8 1 (0.52%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.52%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.52%) ClearCase
General
1 56 (29.02%) Finance
2 36 (18.65%) Banking
3 35 (18.13%) Marketing
4 32 (16.58%) Retail
5 14 (7.25%) Telecoms
6 9 (4.66%) Arabic Language
6 9 (4.66%) Russian Language
7 8 (4.15%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (4.15%) Manufacturing
8 7 (3.63%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.55%) Games
10 2 (1.04%) Electronics
10 2 (1.04%) Automotive
11 1 (0.52%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.52%) Advertising
11 1 (0.52%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 118 (61.14%) Developer
2 55 (28.50%) Software Developer
3 42 (21.76%) Software Engineer
4 35 (18.13%) Java Developer
5 31 (16.06%) C++ Developer
6 26 (13.47%) Senior Developer
7 16 (8.29%) Programmer
8 15 (7.77%) Analyst
8 15 (7.77%) Senior Software Developer
9 13 (6.74%) Technical Specialist
10 11 (5.70%) Java Software Developer
10 11 (5.70%) Senior Java Developer
11 8 (4.15%) Senior Software Engineer
11 8 (4.15%) C++ Software Engineer
12 7 (3.63%) Java Software Engineer
13 6 (3.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 5 (2.59%) Lead Developer
15 4 (2.07%) Senior Java Software Engineer
15 4 (2.07%) Senior Java Software Developer
15 4 (2.07%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (22.28%) .NET
2 39 (20.21%) HTML
3 31 (16.06%) XML
4 29 (15.03%) CSS
5 21 (10.88%) HTML5
6 20 (10.36%) CSS3
6 20 (10.36%) WebSockets
6 20 (10.36%) Web Services
7 19 (9.84%) J2EE
8 15 (7.77%) Regular Expression
9 12 (6.22%) Qt
10 9 (4.66%) Spring
10 9 (4.66%) Hibernate
10 9 (4.66%) XSLT
11 8 (4.15%) jQuery
12 7 (3.63%) RESTful
12 7 (3.63%) Spring MVC
12 7 (3.63%) Java EE
12 7 (3.63%) JSF
12 7 (3.63%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 45 (23.32%) Computer Science
2 29 (15.03%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (7.25%) Management Information System
4 12 (6.22%) Chemistry
5 11 (5.70%) Algorithms
6 10 (5.18%) Mathematics
7 8 (4.15%) Client/Server
7 8 (4.15%) iSeries
8 7 (3.63%) Embedded Systems
9 6 (3.11%) Physics
10 4 (2.07%) Artificial Intelligence
11 3 (1.55%) Digital Media
11 3 (1.55%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.55%) Visualisation
11 3 (1.55%) Informatics
11 3 (1.55%) Psychology
11 3 (1.55%) Applied Mathematics
11 3 (1.55%) Economics
11 3 (1.55%) Neural Network
11 3 (1.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 124 (64.25%) Linux
2 89 (46.11%) Windows
3 49 (25.39%) UNIX
4 30 (15.54%) Android
5 29 (15.03%) Apple iOS
6 13 (6.74%) Mac OS X
6 13 (6.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (5.18%) AIX
7 10 (5.18%) HPUX
8 7 (3.63%) Solaris
9 4 (2.07%) Windows Phone
10 3 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (1.04%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.52%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (33.68%) Software Engineering
2 39 (20.21%) OO
3 30 (15.54%) Web Development
4 28 (14.51%) Technical Analysis
5 26 (13.47%) Product Management
6 23 (11.92%) Multithreading
6 23 (11.92%) SDLC
7 21 (10.88%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (8.81%) Strategic Planning
8 17 (8.81%) Business Development
9 13 (6.74%) Unit Testing
10 12 (6.22%) Document Management
11 11 (5.70%) Scrum
12 10 (5.18%) Test Scripting
12 10 (5.18%) Regression Testing
12 10 (5.18%) Risk Management
13 8 (4.15%) MVC
13 8 (4.15%) Test Automation
14 7 (3.63%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (3.63%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 126 (65.28%) C
2 104 (53.89%) Java
3 45 (23.32%) JavaScript
4 43 (22.28%) Python
5 41 (21.24%) SQL
6 38 (19.69%) C#
7 26 (13.47%) Perl
8 23 (11.92%) PHP
9 17 (8.81%) Shell Script
9 17 (8.81%) Bash Shell
10 11 (5.70%) Assembly Language
11 9 (4.66%) VB
12 7 (3.63%) XPath
13 5 (2.59%) Fortran
13 5 (2.59%) MATLAB
14 4 (2.07%) VB6
15 3 (1.55%) Clojure
15 3 (1.55%) R
15 3 (1.55%) Ruby
15 3 (1.55%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 62 (32.12%) Degree
2 13 (6.74%) PhD
3 7 (3.63%) Sun Certification
4 3 (1.55%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.52%) ISEB
5 1 (0.52%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (13.99%) QA
2 3 (1.55%) DO-178B
3 2 (1.04%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 44 (22.80%) Firmware
2 7 (3.63%) VirtualBox
2 7 (3.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (0.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 21 (10.88%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.25%) IBM
3 13 (6.74%) Oracle
4 8 (4.15%) OpenLink
5 7 (3.63%) VMware
6 2 (1.04%) Adobe
7 1 (0.52%) jBASE
7 1 (0.52%) SonicWALL
7 1 (0.52%) Symantec
7 1 (0.52%) QNX
7 1 (0.52%) Cisco
7 1 (0.52%) HP
7 1 (0.52%) Dell
7 1 (0.52%) Intel
7 1 (0.52%) Avaya
7 1 (0.52%) Genesys
7 1 (0.52%) Apple
7 1 (0.52%) Sage
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Cobham - AMS
Posted: 22 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £55k + extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £32,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Next Ventures Limited
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Close to borders of Cambridgeshire Essex...
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Very Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 17 days ago
Close to borders of Cambridgeshire Essex...
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Very Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 17 days ago