The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 35 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing C++ 16 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 9.36% - 2.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.96% - 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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 St Albans region.

Programming Languages Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
146 39 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 85.38% 51.32% 74.43%
Number of salaries quoted 141 36 118
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £20,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

C++
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

C++ Salary Trend in St Albans

C++
Top 29 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 33 (97.06%) Java
2 30 (88.24%) UNIX
3 28 (82.35%) Linux
3 28 (82.35%) C
3 28 (82.35%) Multithreading
4 27 (79.41%) Computer Science
4 27 (79.41%) Algorithms
4 27 (79.41%) Degree
4 27 (79.41%) Software Engineering
4 27 (79.41%) C#
4 27 (79.41%) OO
4 27 (79.41%) Python
5 6 (17.65%) Finance
5 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (17.65%) .NET
6 4 (11.76%) Oracle
6 4 (11.76%) DB2
7 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
7 2 (5.88%) UML
7 2 (5.88%) JBoss
7 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
7 2 (5.88%) J2EE
7 2 (5.88%) SQL
7 2 (5.88%) TDD
7 2 (5.88%) Web Services
7 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
8 1 (2.94%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
8 1 (2.94%) STL

C++
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
1 2 (5.88%) JBoss
1 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) DB2
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (97.06%) Developer
2 28 (82.35%) Java Developer
3 27 (79.41%) Java Software Engineer
3 27 (79.41%) Software Engineer
4 26 (76.47%) Software Developer
4 26 (76.47%) Java Software Developer
5 19 (55.88%) Senior Developer
6 17 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 15 (44.12%) Senior Software Engineer
7 15 (44.12%) Senior Software Developer
7 15 (44.12%) Senior Java Software Developer
7 15 (44.12%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Database Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Database Developer
9 1 (2.94%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) .NET
2 2 (5.88%) J2EE
2 2 (5.88%) Web Services
3 1 (2.94%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (2.94%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 27 (79.41%) Computer Science
1 27 (79.41%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 30 (88.24%) UNIX
2 28 (82.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (82.35%) Multithreading
2 27 (79.41%) OO
2 27 (79.41%) Software Engineering
3 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.88%) TDD
4 2 (5.88%) UML
Programming Languages
1 33 (97.06%) Java
2 28 (82.35%) C
3 27 (79.41%) C#
3 27 (79.41%) Python
4 2 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (79.41%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle