The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Letchworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 14 22 23
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 6 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 8.11% 3.70% 2.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.09% 4.76% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 2
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £38,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £55,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
C++
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Letchworth region.

Programming Languages Category
Letchworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
23 42 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 31.08% 77.78% 80.88%
Number of salaries quoted 19 42 52
Average salary £36,500 £34,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.79% +32.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Letchworth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

C++
Salary Trend in Letchworth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Letchworth region.

C++ Salary Trend in Letchworth

C++
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Letchworth 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 14 (58.33%) WPF
1 14 (58.33%) MVVM
2 13 (54.17%) C#
2 13 (54.17%) MFC
3 12 (50.00%) WinForms
4 10 (41.67%) .NET
4 10 (41.67%) Ethernet
5 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
6 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
6 5 (20.83%) Project Management
6 5 (20.83%) Software Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Windows
7 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
7 2 (8.33%) Finance
7 2 (8.33%) Banking

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Letchworth 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) Ethernet
General
1 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Software Programmer
2 8 (33.33%) Programmer
3 7 (29.17%) Senior Developer
4 6 (25.00%) Software Developer
5 5 (20.83%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (16.67%) Junior Programmer
6 4 (16.67%) C++ Developer
6 4 (16.67%) Junior
7 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Senior C++ Developer
8 1 (4.17%) WPF Developer
8 1 (4.17%) C++/C# Developer
8 1 (4.17%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) WPF
2 13 (54.17%) MFC
3 12 (50.00%) WinForms
4 10 (41.67%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) MVVM
2 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
3 5 (20.83%) Project Management
3 5 (20.83%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) C#