The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 40 36 38
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing C++ 22 22 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.21% 3.69% 6.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.24% 10.33% 11.15%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 31
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 Watford region.

Programming Languages Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
238 213 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 45.51% 35.74% 54.83%
Number of salaries quoted 193 181 194
Median salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

C++
Salary Trend in Watford

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

C++ Salary Trend in Watford

C++
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Watford region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

C++ Salary Histogram in Watford

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Watford region with a requirement for C++.

1 39 (73.58%) Software Engineering
2 37 (69.81%) C#
3 31 (58.49%) Degree
4 30 (56.60%) Physics
4 30 (56.60%) Computer Science
4 30 (56.60%) Node.js
5 27 (50.94%) JavaScript
5 27 (50.94%) Windows
6 25 (47.17%) HTML
7 21 (39.62%) CSS
8 20 (37.74%) C
8 20 (37.74%) OO
8 20 (37.74%) Telecoms
9 19 (35.85%) Java
10 17 (32.08%) PhD
11 15 (28.30%) Web Development
11 15 (28.30%) Data Visualisation
11 15 (28.30%) Visualisation
11 15 (28.30%) ZeroMQ
12 13 (24.53%) Front End Development
12 13 (24.53%) Multithreading
12 13 (24.53%) JSON
12 13 (24.53%) Ajax
12 13 (24.53%) Linux
12 13 (24.53%) LabVIEW
13 12 (22.64%) VB
13 12 (22.64%) Windows Server
14 11 (20.75%) AngularJS
14 11 (20.75%) Subversion
15 10 (18.87%) Hyper-V

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 8 (15.09%) IIS
1 8 (15.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.43%) MS Office
2 5 (9.43%) SOLIDWORKS
3 2 (3.77%) Simulink
4 1 (1.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) SaaS
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.21%) Firewall
2 3 (5.66%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.77%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.89%) iBeacon
4 1 (1.89%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.89%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 13 (24.53%) LabVIEW
2 11 (20.75%) Subversion
3 10 (18.87%) Visual Studio
4 5 (9.43%) Git (software)
5 4 (7.55%) Bitbucket
5 4 (7.55%) gulp
6 1 (1.89%) CocoaPods
6 1 (1.89%) Xcode
General
1 20 (37.74%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.43%) Electronics
3 4 (7.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (71.70%) Developer
2 18 (33.96%) Software Developer
3 17 (32.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 16 (30.19%) C++ Developer
5 15 (28.30%) C++ Software Developer
6 10 (18.87%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 10 (18.87%) Software Engineer
6 10 (18.87%) Web Developer
7 6 (11.32%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (11.32%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) .NET Software Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) C Software Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) JavaScript Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) SQL Developer
8 4 (7.55%) VB Developer
9 3 (5.66%) UI Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (56.60%) Node.js
2 25 (47.17%) HTML
3 21 (39.62%) CSS
4 15 (28.30%) ZeroMQ
5 13 (24.53%) Ajax
5 13 (24.53%) JSON
6 11 (20.75%) AngularJS
7 10 (18.87%) OpenCV
7 10 (18.87%) OpenGL
8 8 (15.09%) .NET
9 5 (9.43%) HTML5
9 5 (9.43%) Web Services
10 4 (7.55%) Backbone.js
10 4 (7.55%) jQuery
10 4 (7.55%) lodash
10 4 (7.55%) React
10 4 (7.55%) RESTful
10 4 (7.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (3.77%) WinForms
11 2 (3.77%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (56.60%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.66%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (3.77%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.77%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.89%) iPad
4 1 (1.89%) iPhone
4 1 (1.89%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (50.94%) Windows
2 13 (24.53%) Linux
3 12 (22.64%) Windows Server
4 10 (18.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (9.43%) Windows 10
6 5 (9.43%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.77%) Unix
8 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (73.58%) Software Engineering
2 30 (56.60%) Physics
3 20 (37.74%) OO
4 15 (28.30%) Data Visualisation
4 15 (28.30%) Visualisation
4 15 (28.30%) Web Development
5 13 (24.53%) Front End Development
5 13 (24.53%) Multithreading
6 10 (18.87%) Image Processing
6 10 (18.87%) OOD
7 7 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (11.32%) CRM
8 6 (11.32%) Mobile Device Management
9 5 (9.43%) Logistics
9 5 (9.43%) MVC
9 5 (9.43%) OOP
10 4 (7.55%) Mathematics
10 4 (7.55%) Scrum
10 4 (7.55%) Unit Testing
11 3 (5.66%) Data Acquisition
Programming Languages
1 37 (69.81%) C#
2 27 (50.94%) JavaScript
3 20 (37.74%) C
4 19 (35.85%) Java
5 12 (22.64%) VB
6 9 (16.98%) SQL
7 6 (11.32%) Python
8 5 (9.43%) VB.NET
9 4 (7.55%) ES6
9 4 (7.55%) Ruby
9 4 (7.55%) Scala
10 3 (5.66%) Embedded C
11 2 (3.77%) Assembly Language
11 2 (3.77%) Fortran
11 2 (3.77%) MATLAB
11 2 (3.77%) PHP
12 1 (1.89%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 31 (58.49%) Degree
2 17 (32.08%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (18.87%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 5 (9.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.89%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.43%) Dell
2 5 (9.43%) Sage
2 5 (9.43%) SonicWALL
2 5 (9.43%) Symantec
3 2 (3.77%) EMC
4 1 (1.89%) Adobe
4 1 (1.89%) Apple
4 1 (1.89%) Progress
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