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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 37 55 37
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -18
Permanent jobs citing C++ 32 12 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 6.20% 2.73% 6.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.35% 5.29% 11.65%
Number of salaries quoted 32 11 29
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
282 227 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 54.65% 51.59% 56.46%
Number of salaries quoted 198 170 201
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 February 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Watford

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 49 (100.00%) UNIX
1 49 (100.00%) Linux
2 41 (83.67%) Finance
3 36 (73.47%) C
4 32 (65.31%) Banking
5 27 (55.10%) Degree
5 27 (55.10%) Computer Science
6 25 (51.02%) Shell Script
7 22 (44.90%) Software Engineering
7 22 (44.90%) RDBMS
7 22 (44.90%) AIX
7 22 (44.90%) HPUX
7 22 (44.90%) Relational Database
8 15 (30.61%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (30.61%) Oracle
9 13 (26.53%) XML
10 10 (20.41%) XSD
10 10 (20.41%) DOM
10 10 (20.41%) XSLT
10 10 (20.41%) Java
10 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
10 10 (20.41%) SQL
10 10 (20.41%) WebSphere Application Server
10 10 (20.41%) EJB
10 10 (20.41%) JDBC
10 10 (20.41%) JSP
10 10 (20.41%) Servlets
10 10 (20.41%) SOAP
10 10 (20.41%) Struts
10 10 (20.41%) Web Services

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 10 (20.41%) WebSphere Application Server
1 10 (20.41%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.12%) Tuxedo
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.41%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (44.90%) RDBMS
1 22 (44.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Subversion
1 10 (20.41%) Maven
1 10 (20.41%) SoapUI
General
1 41 (83.67%) Finance
2 32 (65.31%) Banking
3 10 (20.41%) Financial Institution
4 5 (10.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (67.35%) Developer
2 23 (46.94%) C++ Developer
3 15 (30.61%) Programmer
4 13 (26.53%) Analyst
4 13 (26.53%) Senior Developer
5 10 (20.41%) Java Developer
5 10 (20.41%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (14.29%) C++ Software Developer
6 7 (14.29%) Software Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Software Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (6.12%) Senior C++ Developer
10 2 (4.08%) C++ Programmer
11 1 (2.04%) C Developer
11 1 (2.04%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.53%) XML
2 10 (20.41%) XSD
2 10 (20.41%) DOM
2 10 (20.41%) XSLT
2 10 (20.41%) JAXB
2 10 (20.41%) SAX
2 10 (20.41%) WebSphere MQ
2 10 (20.41%) Hibernate
2 10 (20.41%) Spring
2 10 (20.41%) JSF
2 10 (20.41%) Java EE
2 10 (20.41%) Spring MVC
2 10 (20.41%) jQuery
2 10 (20.41%) RESTful
2 10 (20.41%) EJB
2 10 (20.41%) JDBC
2 10 (20.41%) JSP
2 10 (20.41%) Servlets
2 10 (20.41%) SOAP
2 10 (20.41%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 27 (55.10%) Computer Science
2 15 (30.61%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (20.41%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 49 (100.00%) UNIX
1 49 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (44.90%) AIX
2 22 (44.90%) HPUX
3 10 (20.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) Software Engineering
2 10 (20.41%) Unit Testing
2 10 (20.41%) Test Scripting
2 10 (20.41%) Multithreading
2 10 (20.41%) Test Automation
2 10 (20.41%) OO
2 10 (20.41%) Regression Testing
2 10 (20.41%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 36 (73.47%) C
2 25 (51.02%) Shell Script
3 10 (20.41%) XPath
3 10 (20.41%) Java
3 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
3 10 (20.41%) SQL
4 3 (6.12%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (55.10%) Degree
2 10 (20.41%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 10 (20.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (20.41%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) Oracle
2 10 (20.41%) VMware
3 2 (4.08%) HP
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