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

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 11 13 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Permanent jobs citing C++ 3 21 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 8.11% 12.21% 2.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.04% 23.08% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 2
Average salary £71,250 £45,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.33% +114.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 91 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 62.16% 52.91% 65.48%
Number of salaries quoted 19 79 53
Average salary £67,500 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £35,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) Gerrit
3 1 (25.00%) GCC
3 1 (25.00%) Node.js
3 1 (25.00%) Static Code Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) PMI
3 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) SQL

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Gerrit
1 1 (25.00%) GCC
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Java Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Web Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) LAMP
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) PMI
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Static Code Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft