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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 39 53 52
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 19 13 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.85% 2.67% 3.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.92% 5.68% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 23
Median salary £40,000 £46,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.51% +15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,750 £45,000
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
213 229 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 43.20% 47.02% 45.83%
Number of salaries quoted 160 164 224
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 27 May 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Watford

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 30 (78.95%) Software Engineering
2 26 (68.42%) C
3 16 (42.11%) C#
4 14 (36.84%) Computer Science
5 12 (31.58%) Embedded C++
6 11 (28.95%) Java
7 10 (26.32%) Python
7 10 (26.32%) PhD
7 10 (26.32%) LabVIEW
7 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (26.32%) Degree
7 10 (26.32%) Mathematics
7 10 (26.32%) Physics
7 10 (26.32%) SDLC
8 9 (23.68%) Scrum
8 9 (23.68%) OOP
8 9 (23.68%) OO
9 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
9 8 (21.05%) Subversion
9 8 (21.05%) Spring
9 8 (21.05%) Maven
9 8 (21.05%) Hibernate
9 8 (21.05%) Embedded Software Development
9 8 (21.05%) Line Management
9 8 (21.05%) Software Testing
9 8 (21.05%) JPA
9 8 (21.05%) Git (software)
9 8 (21.05%) RESTful
9 8 (21.05%) Scala
10 7 (18.42%) Linux

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 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.63%) IIS
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.89%) MS Office
1 3 (7.89%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) Firewall
2 2 (5.26%) Internet
2 2 (5.26%) LAN
2 2 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.63%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) LabVIEW
2 8 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 8 (21.05%) Maven
2 8 (21.05%) Subversion
3 1 (2.63%) CocoaPods
3 1 (2.63%) Xcode
General
1 6 (15.79%) Electronics
2 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (55.26%) Software Engineer
2 17 (44.74%) C++ Software Engineer
3 12 (31.58%) Developer
4 11 (28.95%) Software Developer
5 10 (26.32%) C Software Engineer
5 10 (26.32%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 8 (21.05%) Agile Developer
6 8 (21.05%) Agile Java Developer
6 8 (21.05%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 8 (21.05%) Embedded Engineer
6 8 (21.05%) Java Developer
6 8 (21.05%) Java Software Developer
6 8 (21.05%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (18.42%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 7 (18.42%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) Embedded Linux Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Android Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) C/C++ Developer
9 2 (5.26%) C/C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) Hibernate
1 8 (21.05%) JPA
1 8 (21.05%) RESTful
1 8 (21.05%) Spring
2 2 (5.26%) .NET
3 1 (2.63%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (2.63%) HTML
3 1 (2.63%) iOS SDK
3 1 (2.63%) JavaScriptCore
3 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (36.84%) Computer Science
2 10 (26.32%) Mathematics
2 10 (26.32%) Physics
3 4 (10.53%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.63%) iPad
4 1 (2.63%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Linux
2 6 (15.79%) Embedded Linux
2 6 (15.79%) Windows
3 5 (13.16%) Apple iOS
3 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (10.53%) Android
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
5 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (78.95%) Software Engineering
2 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (26.32%) SDLC
3 9 (23.68%) OO
3 9 (23.68%) OOP
3 9 (23.68%) Scrum
4 8 (21.05%) Embedded Software Development
4 8 (21.05%) Line Management
4 8 (21.05%) Software Testing
5 7 (18.42%) Project Management
6 6 (15.79%) Automated Testing
7 5 (13.16%) iOS Development
8 4 (10.53%) Android Development
8 4 (10.53%) Test Scripting
9 3 (7.89%) CRM
9 3 (7.89%) Logistics
10 1 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.63%) Mobile Commerce
10 1 (2.63%) MVC
10 1 (2.63%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (68.42%) C
2 16 (42.11%) C#
3 12 (31.58%) Embedded C++
4 11 (28.95%) Java
5 10 (26.32%) Python
6 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
6 8 (21.05%) Scala
7 6 (15.79%) SQL
7 6 (15.79%) VB
8 4 (10.53%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.63%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) Degree
1 10 (26.32%) PhD
2 2 (5.26%) CCNA
2 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) MCSE
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) VMware ESX
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Apple
2 3 (7.89%) Sage
3 2 (5.26%) Intel
3 2 (5.26%) Symantec
3 2 (5.26%) VMware
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft