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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 41 39 52
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Permanent jobs citing C++ 21 25 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.24% 4.78% 3.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.19% 10.87% 8.85%
Number of salaries quoted 20 25 20
Median salary £52,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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 Watford region.

Programming Languages Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
206 230 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 41.62% 43.98% 41.85%
Number of salaries quoted 175 191 152
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 £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 30 September 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Watford

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 29 (72.50%) C#
2 20 (50.00%) Java
3 18 (45.00%) C
4 16 (40.00%) SQL
5 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (35.00%) Software Engineering
5 14 (35.00%) Degree
6 13 (32.50%) HTML
6 13 (32.50%) Web Services
6 13 (32.50%) Windows
7 12 (30.00%) Unix
7 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
8 11 (27.50%) OO
8 11 (27.50%) XML
9 10 (25.00%) OOP
9 10 (25.00%) MVC
10 9 (22.50%) Python
10 9 (22.50%) Oracle
10 9 (22.50%) MS Office
11 8 (20.00%) Ruby
11 8 (20.00%) Scrum
11 8 (20.00%) jQuery
11 8 (20.00%) Unit Testing
11 8 (20.00%) Git (software)
11 8 (20.00%) RESTful
11 8 (20.00%) Scala
11 8 (20.00%) SaaS
11 8 (20.00%) HTML5
11 8 (20.00%) Node.js
11 8 (20.00%) Backbone.js

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 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.50%) Tuxedo
3 1 (2.50%) IIS
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) MS Office
2 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.50%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (2.50%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) SaaS
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.00%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) Firewall
2 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.50%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.50%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) Informix
3 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Bitbucket
1 8 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (20.00%) gulp
2 6 (15.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (10.00%) LabVIEW
4 2 (5.00%) CocoaPods
4 2 (5.00%) Xcode
5 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (10.00%) Electronics
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (55.00%) Developer
2 8 (20.00%) C++ Developer
2 8 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 8 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 8 (20.00%) JavaScript Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 6 (15.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Consultant
3 6 (15.00%) Data Consultant
3 6 (15.00%) Data Migration Consultant
3 6 (15.00%) Migration Consultant
4 5 (12.50%) C Developer
4 5 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 5 (12.50%) C++/C# Developer
5 4 (10.00%) C Programmer
5 4 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Programmer
5 4 (10.00%) SQL Developer
5 4 (10.00%) VB Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (32.50%) HTML
1 13 (32.50%) Web Services
2 11 (27.50%) XML
3 8 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 8 (20.00%) Backbone.js
3 8 (20.00%) HTML5
3 8 (20.00%) jQuery
3 8 (20.00%) lodash
3 8 (20.00%) Node.js
3 8 (20.00%) React
3 8 (20.00%) RESTful
3 8 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (12.50%) .NET
5 3 (7.50%) CSS
5 3 (7.50%) WinForms
5 3 (7.50%) WPF
6 2 (5.00%) Cocoa Touch
6 2 (5.00%) iOS SDK
6 2 (5.00%) JavaScriptCore
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (15.00%) Mathematics
2 5 (12.50%) Physics
3 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.50%) Data Extraction
4 2 (5.00%) iPad
4 2 (5.00%) iPhone
5 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.50%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.50%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.50%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 13 (32.50%) Windows
2 12 (30.00%) Unix
3 7 (17.50%) Linux
4 6 (15.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.50%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (35.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (27.50%) OO
3 10 (25.00%) MVC
3 10 (25.00%) OOP
4 8 (20.00%) Scrum
4 8 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 6 (15.00%) Data Cleansing
5 6 (15.00%) Data Migration
5 6 (15.00%) ETL
5 6 (15.00%) Migration
5 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (7.50%) CRM
6 3 (7.50%) Data Analysis
6 3 (7.50%) Logistics
6 3 (7.50%) SDLC
7 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.00%) iOS Development
7 2 (5.00%) Memory Management
7 2 (5.00%) Mobile Commerce
Programming Languages
1 29 (72.50%) C#
2 20 (50.00%) Java
3 18 (45.00%) C
4 16 (40.00%) SQL
5 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 9 (22.50%) Python
7 8 (20.00%) ES6
7 8 (20.00%) Ruby
7 8 (20.00%) Scala
8 6 (15.00%) T-SQL
8 6 (15.00%) VB
9 3 (7.50%) Perl
10 2 (5.00%) Objective-C
11 1 (2.50%) Assembly Language
11 1 (2.50%) Embedded C
11 1 (2.50%) Embedded C++
11 1 (2.50%) Fortran
11 1 (2.50%) MATLAB
11 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (35.00%) Degree
2 6 (15.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) PhD
4 1 (2.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Oracle
2 6 (15.00%) Informatica
2 6 (15.00%) Talend
3 3 (7.50%) Perforce
3 3 (7.50%) Sage
4 2 (5.00%) Apple
4 2 (5.00%) Progress
5 1 (2.50%) EMC
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft