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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 29 44 49
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +5
Permanent jobs citing C++ 31 16 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 6.03% 3.07% 4.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.25% 7.44% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 30 8 24
Median salary £37,500 £41,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,600 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,600 £55,000 £45,000
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
234 215 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 45.53% 41.19% 54.16%
Number of salaries quoted 202 185 188
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,200 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 17 January 2017.

C++ Salary Histogram in Watford

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 41 (73.21%) Software Engineering
2 38 (67.86%) C#
3 31 (55.36%) Node.js
4 30 (53.57%) Degree
5 29 (51.79%) HTML
5 29 (51.79%) JavaScript
6 28 (50.00%) Physics
6 28 (50.00%) Computer Science
7 24 (42.86%) Java
7 24 (42.86%) Windows
8 20 (35.71%) CSS
8 20 (35.71%) C
8 20 (35.71%) OO
9 17 (30.36%) Telecoms
10 15 (26.79%) PhD
11 13 (23.21%) Web Development
11 13 (23.21%) Multithreading
11 13 (23.21%) Visualisation
11 13 (23.21%) Data Visualisation
11 13 (23.21%) ZeroMQ
11 13 (23.21%) LabVIEW
12 12 (21.43%) Linux
12 12 (21.43%) AngularJS
13 11 (19.64%) Ajax
13 11 (19.64%) JSON
13 11 (19.64%) Front End Development
14 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (17.86%) Subversion
14 10 (17.86%) OpenCV
14 10 (17.86%) Image Processing

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 (10.71%) IIS
1 6 (10.71%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.57%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 4 (7.14%) MS Office
1 4 (7.14%) SOLIDWORKS
2 2 (3.57%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) Firewall
2 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.57%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.79%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.57%) Informix
Development Applications
1 13 (23.21%) LabVIEW
2 10 (17.86%) Subversion
2 10 (17.86%) Visual Studio
3 7 (12.50%) Bitbucket
3 7 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 7 (12.50%) gulp
General
1 17 (30.36%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.93%) Electronics
3 4 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (71.43%) Developer
2 18 (32.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 18 (32.14%) Software Developer
3 16 (28.57%) C++ Developer
4 15 (26.79%) C++ Software Developer
5 9 (16.07%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (16.07%) Software Engineer
6 8 (14.29%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 8 (14.29%) Web Developer
7 7 (12.50%) JavaScript Engineer
8 5 (8.93%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (7.14%) C Programmer
9 4 (7.14%) C Software Engineer
9 4 (7.14%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (7.14%) Programmer
10 3 (5.36%) C# Developer
10 3 (5.36%) C++/C# Developer
10 3 (5.36%) SQL Developer
10 3 (5.36%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (55.36%) Node.js
2 29 (51.79%) HTML
3 20 (35.71%) CSS
4 13 (23.21%) ZeroMQ
5 12 (21.43%) AngularJS
6 11 (19.64%) Ajax
6 11 (19.64%) JSON
7 10 (17.86%) OpenCV
7 10 (17.86%) OpenGL
8 9 (16.07%) Web Services
9 8 (14.29%) .NET
9 8 (14.29%) HTML5
10 7 (12.50%) Backbone.js
10 7 (12.50%) jQuery
10 7 (12.50%) lodash
10 7 (12.50%) React
10 7 (12.50%) RESTful
10 7 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (7.14%) XML
12 3 (5.36%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 28 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 28 (50.00%) Physics
2 13 (23.21%) Visualisation
3 5 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.93%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.57%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.57%) Device Driver
4 2 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (3.57%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 24 (42.86%) Windows
2 12 (21.43%) Linux
3 9 (16.07%) Windows Server
4 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (8.93%) Unix
6 4 (7.14%) Windows 10
6 4 (7.14%) Windows 7
6 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (73.21%) Software Engineering
2 20 (35.71%) OO
3 13 (23.21%) Data Visualisation
3 13 (23.21%) Multithreading
3 13 (23.21%) Web Development
4 11 (19.64%) Front End Development
5 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (17.86%) Image Processing
5 10 (17.86%) OOD
6 7 (12.50%) MVC
6 7 (12.50%) OOP
6 7 (12.50%) Scrum
6 7 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 5 (8.93%) Mobile Device Management
8 4 (7.14%) CRM
8 4 (7.14%) Logistics
9 3 (5.36%) Data Acquisition
10 2 (3.57%) Computer Vision
10 2 (3.57%) Mentoring
11 1 (1.79%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 38 (67.86%) C#
2 29 (51.79%) JavaScript
3 24 (42.86%) Java
4 20 (35.71%) C
5 10 (17.86%) SQL
6 9 (16.07%) Python
6 9 (16.07%) VB
7 7 (12.50%) ES6
7 7 (12.50%) Ruby
7 7 (12.50%) Scala
8 4 (7.14%) VB.NET
9 3 (5.36%) Embedded C
10 2 (3.57%) Assembly Language
10 2 (3.57%) Fortran
10 2 (3.57%) MATLAB
10 2 (3.57%) Perl
10 2 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (53.57%) Degree
2 15 (26.79%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 4 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.14%) Dell
2 4 (7.14%) Sage
2 4 (7.14%) SonicWALL
2 4 (7.14%) Symantec
3 2 (3.57%) EMC
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle
3 2 (3.57%) Perforce
3 2 (3.57%) Progress
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