The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 53 53 53
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing C++ 21 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.45% 1.35% 2.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.29% 2.67% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 21 5 10
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -26.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,000 £47,500
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 Watford region.

Programming Languages Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
288 187 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 47.29% 50.40% 49.22%
Number of salaries quoted 199 153 170
Average salary £43,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,150 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 December 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Watford

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 39 (97.50%) UNIX
1 39 (97.50%) Linux
2 34 (85.00%) Finance
3 28 (70.00%) Banking
4 26 (65.00%) Degree
5 25 (62.50%) AIX
5 25 (62.50%) HPUX
5 25 (62.50%) Shell Script
5 25 (62.50%) Computer Science
6 24 (60.00%) RDBMS
6 24 (60.00%) Software Engineering
6 24 (60.00%) Relational Database
7 22 (55.00%) C
8 21 (52.50%) Oracle
8 21 (52.50%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (20.00%) HP
10 7 (17.50%) SQL
10 7 (17.50%) XML
11 6 (15.00%) Java
11 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
11 6 (15.00%) WebSphere Application Server
11 6 (15.00%) EJB
11 6 (15.00%) JDBC
11 6 (15.00%) JSP
11 6 (15.00%) Servlets
11 6 (15.00%) SOAP
11 6 (15.00%) Struts
11 6 (15.00%) Web Services
11 6 (15.00%) XSD
11 6 (15.00%) DOM

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 6 (15.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 6 (15.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.50%) Tuxedo
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (60.00%) RDBMS
1 24 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Subversion
1 6 (15.00%) Maven
1 6 (15.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (85.00%) Finance
2 28 (70.00%) Banking
3 6 (15.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 31 (77.50%) Developer
2 23 (57.50%) C++ Developer
3 14 (35.00%) Software Developer
4 13 (32.50%) C++ Software Developer
5 9 (22.50%) Programmer
6 8 (20.00%) Senior Developer
7 7 (17.50%) Software Engineer
7 7 (17.50%) Analyst
8 6 (15.00%) Java Developer
8 6 (15.00%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
10 3 (7.50%) C Developer
10 3 (7.50%) Analyst Programmer
11 2 (5.00%) C++ Programmer
11 2 (5.00%) Senior C++ Developer
12 1 (2.50%) Analyst Developer
12 1 (2.50%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) XML
2 6 (15.00%) XSD
2 6 (15.00%) DOM
2 6 (15.00%) XSLT
2 6 (15.00%) JAXB
2 6 (15.00%) SAX
2 6 (15.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (15.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (15.00%) EJB
2 6 (15.00%) JDBC
2 6 (15.00%) JSP
2 6 (15.00%) Servlets
2 6 (15.00%) SOAP
2 6 (15.00%) Struts
2 6 (15.00%) Web Services
2 6 (15.00%) Spring
2 6 (15.00%) JSF
2 6 (15.00%) Java EE
2 6 (15.00%) Spring MVC
2 6 (15.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 25 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 21 (52.50%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (15.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 39 (97.50%) UNIX
1 39 (97.50%) Linux
2 25 (62.50%) AIX
2 25 (62.50%) HPUX
3 6 (15.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (15.00%) OO
2 6 (15.00%) Multithreading
2 6 (15.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (15.00%) MVC
3 3 (7.50%) Regression Testing
3 3 (7.50%) Unit Testing
3 3 (7.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (2.50%) Demand Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (62.50%) Shell Script
2 22 (55.00%) C
3 7 (17.50%) SQL
4 6 (15.00%) XPath
4 6 (15.00%) Java
4 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.50%) C#
5 1 (2.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (65.00%) Degree
2 6 (15.00%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (15.00%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 21 (52.50%) Oracle
2 8 (20.00%) HP
3 6 (15.00%) VMware
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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