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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 62 76 50
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -26
Permanent jobs citing C++ 72 71 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.56% 3.43% 5.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.88% 7.55% 10.80%
Number of salaries quoted 67 59 79
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,900 £53,100 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
1047 941 1009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 51.83% 45.44% 49.27%
Number of salaries quoted 887 816 761
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +15 32 £37,500 -9.09% 1
Borehamwood +12 25 £37,500 +15.38% 1
St Albans - 8 £47,500 -
Tring +3 4 £32,500 -24.85% 1
Hemel Hempstead -2 4 £47,000 -11.32% 1
Letchworth - 4 £36,750 -
Potters Bar - 4 £34,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £40,000 -
Royston -8 1 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Stevenage -16 1 - -
Hertford - 1 £42,500 -
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 97 (50.79%) Software Engineering
2 82 (42.93%) C
3 73 (38.22%) C#
3 73 (38.22%) Computer Science
4 68 (35.60%) Degree
5 63 (32.98%) Linux
6 54 (28.27%) Java
7 47 (24.61%) JavaScript
7 47 (24.61%) Windows
8 39 (20.42%) Telecoms
9 36 (18.85%) Multithreading
10 35 (18.32%) Physics
10 35 (18.32%) HTML
11 34 (17.80%) CSS
11 34 (17.80%) Web Development
12 33 (17.28%) Python
13 32 (16.75%) Node.js
14 30 (15.71%) .NET
15 29 (15.18%) OO
15 29 (15.18%) LabVIEW
16 28 (14.66%) Visual Studio
17 27 (14.14%) Agile Software Development
18 26 (13.61%) PHP
19 25 (13.09%) Image Processing
20 22 (11.52%) SQL Server
20 22 (11.52%) OOD
21 21 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
22 20 (10.47%) ZeroMQ
22 20 (10.47%) MATLAB
22 20 (10.47%) 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 11 (5.76%) Apache
2 6 (3.14%) IIS
2 6 (3.14%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.05%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.05%) Tuxedo
4 1 (0.52%) Confluence
Applications
1 14 (7.33%) Simulink
2 11 (5.76%) GIMP
3 9 (4.71%) GNU Octave
4 4 (2.09%) MS Excel
4 4 (2.09%) MS Office
4 4 (2.09%) SOLIDWORKS
5 3 (1.57%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (2.09%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.66%) SaaS
2 1 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.81%) Ethernet
2 11 (5.76%) RS-232
2 11 (5.76%) Wireshark
3 9 (4.71%) CDMA
3 9 (4.71%) Software-Defined Radio
3 9 (4.71%) TDMA
4 6 (3.14%) Firewall
5 3 (1.57%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.52%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.57%) MySQL
3 2 (1.05%) Informix
Development Applications
1 29 (15.18%) LabVIEW
2 28 (14.66%) Visual Studio
3 15 (7.85%) Git (software)
4 12 (6.28%) NUnit
5 10 (5.24%) Subversion
6 7 (3.66%) Bitbucket
6 7 (3.66%) gulp
7 5 (2.62%) Selenium
8 3 (1.57%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.05%) Rational Rhapsody
10 1 (0.52%) JIRA
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle APEX
General
1 39 (20.42%) Telecoms
2 20 (10.47%) Electronics
3 17 (8.90%) Automotive
3 17 (8.90%) Games
4 15 (7.85%) Aerospace
5 11 (5.76%) Finance
6 10 (5.24%) Retail
7 8 (4.19%) Banking
8 7 (3.66%) Manufacturing
9 5 (2.62%) Multimedia
10 2 (1.05%) Advertising
10 2 (1.05%) Local Government
11 1 (0.52%) Front Office
11 1 (0.52%) Military
Job Titles
1 102 (53.40%) Developer
2 40 (20.94%) C++ Developer
3 36 (18.85%) Software Developer
3 36 (18.85%) Software Engineer
4 27 (14.14%) C# Developer
5 24 (12.57%) C++ Software Developer
6 18 (9.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 15 (7.85%) .NET Developer
8 14 (7.33%) C++ Software Engineer
8 14 (7.33%) Embedded Engineer
8 14 (7.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 14 (7.33%) Programmer
9 13 (6.81%) C# .NET Developer
10 12 (6.28%) C Software Engineer
10 12 (6.28%) C/C++ Software Engineer
11 10 (5.24%) C++ Programmer
11 10 (5.24%) JavaScript Developer
12 9 (4.71%) Applications Support
12 9 (4.71%) SQL Developer
12 9 (4.71%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (18.32%) HTML
2 34 (17.80%) CSS
3 32 (16.75%) Node.js
4 30 (15.71%) .NET
5 20 (10.47%) ZeroMQ
6 19 (9.95%) Web Services
7 14 (7.33%) JSON
8 13 (6.81%) Ajax
8 13 (6.81%) AngularJS
8 13 (6.81%) XML
9 10 (5.24%) OpenCV
9 10 (5.24%) OpenGL
10 9 (4.71%) ASP.NET
10 9 (4.71%) HTML5
10 9 (4.71%) jQuery
10 9 (4.71%) Qt
11 8 (4.19%) iOS SDK
12 7 (3.66%) Backbone.js
12 7 (3.66%) RESTful
12 7 (3.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 73 (38.22%) Computer Science
2 35 (18.32%) Physics
3 21 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (9.95%) Algorithms
5 13 (6.81%) Visualisation
6 11 (5.76%) Device Driver
7 10 (5.24%) Life Science
8 9 (4.71%) Embedded Systems
8 9 (4.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 9 (4.71%) Mathematics
8 9 (4.71%) Verilog
9 8 (4.19%) EPoS
9 8 (4.19%) Management Information System
10 5 (2.62%) 3D Graphics
10 5 (2.62%) Smartphone
11 3 (1.57%) Spread Betting
12 2 (1.05%) APACS
12 2 (1.05%) Economics
12 2 (1.05%) EMV
12 2 (1.05%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 63 (32.98%) Linux
2 47 (24.61%) Windows
3 10 (5.24%) Unix
3 10 (5.24%) Windows Server
4 9 (4.71%) Apple iOS
5 8 (4.19%) Android
5 8 (4.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.09%) Windows 10
6 4 (2.09%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (50.79%) Software Engineering
2 36 (18.85%) Multithreading
3 34 (17.80%) Web Development
4 29 (15.18%) OO
5 27 (14.14%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (13.09%) Image Processing
7 22 (11.52%) OOD
8 19 (9.95%) Unit Testing
9 17 (8.90%) Signal Processing
10 14 (7.33%) Front End Development
11 13 (6.81%) Data Visualisation
11 13 (6.81%) MVC
12 11 (5.76%) Workflow
13 10 (5.24%) Data Acquisition
13 10 (5.24%) Validation
14 9 (4.71%) Digital Signal Processing
14 9 (4.71%) Prototyping
15 8 (4.19%) Document Management
15 8 (4.19%) Low Latency
15 8 (4.19%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 82 (42.93%) C
2 73 (38.22%) C#
3 54 (28.27%) Java
4 47 (24.61%) JavaScript
5 33 (17.28%) Python
6 26 (13.61%) PHP
7 20 (10.47%) MATLAB
7 20 (10.47%) SQL
8 14 (7.33%) Embedded C
9 11 (5.76%) Perl
9 11 (5.76%) VB.NET
10 10 (5.24%) Assembly Language
10 10 (5.24%) VB
11 9 (4.71%) Ada
12 8 (4.19%) Ruby
12 8 (4.19%) Scala
13 7 (3.66%) ES6
14 5 (2.62%) HLSL
15 2 (1.05%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 68 (35.60%) Degree
2 16 (8.38%) PhD
3 9 (4.71%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.62%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.71%) QA
2 6 (3.14%) MISRA
3 2 (1.05%) ECSS
3 2 (1.05%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.52%) Def Stans
4 1 (0.52%) MISRA C
System Software
1 11 (5.76%) Firmware
2 8 (4.19%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.05%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 4 (2.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (0.52%) Ansible
2 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.52%) Packer
2 1 (0.52%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (6.81%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.71%) Xilinx
3 8 (4.19%) Oracle
4 7 (3.66%) TIBCO
5 5 (2.62%) EMC
6 4 (2.09%) Dell
6 4 (2.09%) Sage
6 4 (2.09%) SonicWALL
6 4 (2.09%) Symantec
7 3 (1.57%) Cadence
8 2 (1.05%) IBM
8 2 (1.05%) Perforce
8 2 (1.05%) Progress
9 1 (0.52%) Cisco
9 1 (0.52%) VMware
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