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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 40 39 64
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +25
Permanent jobs citing C++ 20 42 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.21% 7.61% 2.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.36% 14.53% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 19 41 14
Median salary £55,000 £37,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,400 £27,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 Watford region.

Programming Languages Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
193 289 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 40.63% 52.36% 41.11%
Number of salaries quoted 160 218 172
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 July 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Watford

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, 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 28 (60.87%) C#
2 26 (56.52%) Software Engineering
3 23 (50.00%) Java
4 22 (47.83%) C
5 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (32.61%) SQL
7 14 (30.43%) OOP
7 14 (30.43%) Python
8 13 (28.26%) Scrum
9 12 (26.09%) Windows
9 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
9 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
9 12 (26.09%) RESTful
9 12 (26.09%) Scala
10 11 (23.91%) OO
10 11 (23.91%) Degree
11 10 (21.74%) LabVIEW
12 9 (19.57%) Unix
12 9 (19.57%) MS Office
12 9 (19.57%) Computer Science
12 9 (19.57%) SDLC
13 8 (17.39%) Mathematics
13 8 (17.39%) Physics
13 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
13 8 (17.39%) JPA
13 8 (17.39%) SC Cleared
13 8 (17.39%) Hibernate
13 8 (17.39%) Subversion
13 8 (17.39%) Spring
13 8 (17.39%) Maven

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 6 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.17%) IIS
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.17%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 9 (19.57%) MS Office
2 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.52%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) SaaS
2 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.35%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) Firewall
2 2 (4.35%) Internet
2 2 (4.35%) LAN
2 2 (4.35%) WAN
3 1 (2.17%) SNMP
3 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.35%) SQLite
3 1 (2.17%) Informix
Development Applications
1 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
2 10 (21.74%) LabVIEW
3 8 (17.39%) Maven
3 8 (17.39%) Subversion
4 6 (13.04%) Talend Open Studio
5 4 (8.70%) Bitbucket
5 4 (8.70%) gulp
6 2 (4.35%) CocoaPods
6 2 (4.35%) Xcode
7 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (8.70%) Electronics
2 3 (6.52%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (41.30%) Developer
2 13 (28.26%) C++ Software Engineer
2 13 (28.26%) Software Engineer
3 12 (26.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 11 (23.91%) Software Developer
5 8 (17.39%) Agile Developer
5 8 (17.39%) Agile Java Developer
5 8 (17.39%) C Software Engineer
5 8 (17.39%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 8 (17.39%) Java Developer
5 8 (17.39%) Java Software Developer
6 6 (13.04%) Consultant
6 6 (13.04%) Data Consultant
6 6 (13.04%) Data Migration Consultant
6 6 (13.04%) Embedded Engineer
6 6 (13.04%) Migration Consultant
7 5 (10.87%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 5 (10.87%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (10.87%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 4 (8.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.09%) RESTful
2 8 (17.39%) Hibernate
2 8 (17.39%) JPA
2 8 (17.39%) Spring
3 7 (15.22%) Web Services
3 7 (15.22%) XML
4 5 (10.87%) HTML
5 4 (8.70%) AngularJS
5 4 (8.70%) Backbone.js
5 4 (8.70%) HTML5
5 4 (8.70%) jQuery
5 4 (8.70%) lodash
5 4 (8.70%) Node.js
5 4 (8.70%) React
5 4 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (6.52%) .NET
7 2 (4.35%) Cocoa Touch
7 2 (4.35%) iOS SDK
7 2 (4.35%) JavaScriptCore
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Computer Science
2 8 (17.39%) Mathematics
2 8 (17.39%) Physics
3 3 (6.52%) Data Extraction
4 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.35%) iPad
4 2 (4.35%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.09%) Windows
2 9 (19.57%) Unix
3 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.70%) Linux
4 4 (8.70%) Windows Server
5 3 (6.52%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
6 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (56.52%) Software Engineering
2 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (30.43%) OOP
4 13 (28.26%) Scrum
5 11 (23.91%) OO
6 9 (19.57%) SDLC
7 6 (13.04%) Data Cleansing
7 6 (13.04%) Data Migration
7 6 (13.04%) ETL
7 6 (13.04%) Migration
7 6 (13.04%) MVC
7 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2
8 5 (10.87%) Embedded Software Development
8 5 (10.87%) Line Management
8 5 (10.87%) Software Testing
9 4 (8.70%) Project Management
9 4 (8.70%) Unit Testing
10 3 (6.52%) Automated Testing
10 3 (6.52%) Data Analysis
10 3 (6.52%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 28 (60.87%) C#
2 23 (50.00%) Java
3 22 (47.83%) C
4 15 (32.61%) SQL
5 14 (30.43%) Python
6 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
6 12 (26.09%) Scala
7 6 (13.04%) T-SQL
7 6 (13.04%) VB
8 5 (10.87%) Embedded C++
9 4 (8.70%) ES6
9 4 (8.70%) Ruby
10 2 (4.35%) Objective-C
11 1 (2.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (23.91%) Degree
2 8 (17.39%) PhD
2 8 (17.39%) SC Cleared
2 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) CCNA
3 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.35%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) MCSE
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) VMware ESX
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Oracle
2 6 (13.04%) Informatica
2 6 (13.04%) Talend
3 3 (6.52%) Sage
4 2 (4.35%) Apple
4 2 (4.35%) Intel
4 2 (4.35%) Symantec
4 2 (4.35%) VMware
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.17%) Perforce