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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 37 62 29
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -33
Permanent jobs citing C++ 42 13 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 7.64% 2.22% 9.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.48% 5.51% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 42 13 32
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £32,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
290 236 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 52.73% 40.34% 54.71%
Number of salaries quoted 223 164 134
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 4 August 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Watford

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 47 (87.04%) C
2 35 (64.81%) Software Engineering
3 29 (53.70%) Linux
4 28 (51.85%) Computer Science
5 22 (40.74%) Degree
6 21 (38.89%) UNIX
7 15 (27.78%) C#
7 15 (27.78%) Finance
7 15 (27.78%) LabVIEW
8 13 (24.07%) OO
9 12 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (20.37%) Telecoms
11 10 (18.52%) Mathematics
11 10 (18.52%) Physics
11 10 (18.52%) Shell Script
11 10 (18.52%) Embedded C++
11 10 (18.52%) SDLC
11 10 (18.52%) Relational Database
12 9 (16.67%) Security Cleared
12 9 (16.67%) RDBMS
12 9 (16.67%) Python
12 9 (16.67%) PhD
12 9 (16.67%) Oracle
12 9 (16.67%) Banking
13 8 (14.81%) Software Testing
13 8 (14.81%) Embedded Linux
13 8 (14.81%) Java
13 8 (14.81%) Intel
13 8 (14.81%) Embedded Software Development
14 7 (12.96%) AIX

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 3 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.85%) IIS
2 1 (1.85%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.85%) MS Office
2 1 (1.85%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) iBeacon
2 1 (1.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) Relational Database
2 9 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.56%) SQLite
4 3 (5.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (27.78%) LabVIEW
2 3 (5.56%) Xcode
2 3 (5.56%) Subversion
2 3 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.56%) CocoaPods
General
1 15 (27.78%) Finance
2 11 (20.37%) Telecoms
3 9 (16.67%) Banking
4 3 (5.56%) Retail
5 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (46.30%) Software Engineer
2 24 (44.44%) C++ Software Engineer
3 21 (38.89%) Developer
4 11 (20.37%) C++ Developer
5 9 (16.67%) C Software Engineer
6 8 (14.81%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 8 (14.81%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 8 (14.81%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (11.11%) Software Developer
7 6 (11.11%) Programmer
8 4 (7.41%) Graduate
8 4 (7.41%) Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) Test Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) QA Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) C++ Programmer
9 3 (5.56%) iOS Developer
10 2 (3.70%) C Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 1 (1.85%) Data Migration Consultant
11 1 (1.85%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) .NET
2 3 (5.56%) Web Services
2 3 (5.56%) iOS SDK
2 3 (5.56%) Cocoa Touch
3 2 (3.70%) XML
3 2 (3.70%) POSIX
4 1 (1.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (51.85%) Computer Science
2 12 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (18.52%) Mathematics
3 10 (18.52%) Physics
4 3 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.56%) User Experience
4 3 (5.56%) iPhone
4 3 (5.56%) iPad
5 2 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 29 (53.70%) Linux
2 21 (38.89%) UNIX
3 8 (14.81%) Embedded Linux
4 7 (12.96%) AIX
4 7 (12.96%) HPUX
5 4 (7.41%) Windows
6 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.56%) Apple iOS
6 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (64.81%) Software Engineering
2 13 (24.07%) OO
3 10 (18.52%) SDLC
4 8 (14.81%) Embedded Software Development
4 8 (14.81%) Software Testing
5 5 (9.26%) Time Management
6 4 (7.41%) Manual Testing
6 4 (7.41%) Integration Testing
6 4 (7.41%) Migration
7 3 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.56%) CRM
7 3 (5.56%) Mobile Commerce
7 3 (5.56%) MVC
7 3 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (5.56%) OOP
7 3 (5.56%) Memory Management
7 3 (5.56%) iOS Development
8 2 (3.70%) Regression Testing
8 2 (3.70%) Unit Testing
8 2 (3.70%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 47 (87.04%) C
2 15 (27.78%) C#
3 10 (18.52%) Embedded C++
3 10 (18.52%) Shell Script
4 9 (16.67%) Python
5 8 (14.81%) Java
6 5 (9.26%) SQL
7 4 (7.41%) VB
8 3 (5.56%) Objective-C
8 3 (5.56%) Apple Swift
9 2 (3.70%) Embedded C
9 2 (3.70%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 22 (40.74%) Degree
2 9 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 9 (16.67%) PhD
3 4 (7.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (1.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (16.67%) Oracle
2 8 (14.81%) Intel
3 3 (5.56%) Apple
3 3 (5.56%) Adobe
4 1 (1.85%) HP
4 1 (1.85%) Dell
4 1 (1.85%) Sage
4 1 (1.85%) Symantec
4 1 (1.85%) SonicWALL
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