The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 24 22 40
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +18
Permanent jobs citing C++ 9 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 7.56% 2.25% 1.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.71% 4.88% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 4
Average salary £32,500 £46,250 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.72% +30.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £43,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,300 £49,250 £48,500
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 Welwyn Garden City region.

Programming Languages Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
84 41 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 70.59% 46.07% 59.41%
Number of salaries quoted 57 27 141
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -24.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Welwyn Garden City region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

C++
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Welwyn Garden City region.

C++ Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

C++
Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Welwyn Garden City region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 12 (80.00%) Linux
1 12 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (60.00%) Degree
2 9 (60.00%) C#
3 7 (46.67%) Java
3 7 (46.67%) PhD
3 7 (46.67%) Mathematics
4 6 (40.00%) Subversion
4 6 (40.00%) Middleware
4 6 (40.00%) SOA
4 6 (40.00%) Eclipse
4 6 (40.00%) OO
4 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (40.00%) J2EE
4 6 (40.00%) Requirements Engineering
4 6 (40.00%) Network Management
5 4 (26.67%) Qt
5 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (26.67%) Windows
5 4 (26.67%) Mac OS X
5 4 (26.67%) Web Development
6 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (20.00%) MVC
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (20.00%) .NET
6 3 (20.00%) Entity Framework
6 3 (20.00%) User Stories
6 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (20.00%) Selenium

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (40.00%) Subversion
2 3 (20.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Agile .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Agile C# Developer
3 3 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) C++ Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) J2EE
1 6 (40.00%) Middleware
2 4 (26.67%) Qt
3 3 (20.00%) Entity Framework
3 3 (20.00%) .NET
3 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Mathematics
2 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (13.33%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Mac OS X
2 4 (26.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (40.00%) Requirements Engineering
2 6 (40.00%) Network Management
2 6 (40.00%) OO
2 6 (40.00%) SOA
3 4 (26.67%) Web Development
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (20.00%) User Stories
4 3 (20.00%) MVC
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) Java
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (13.33%) C
5 1 (6.67%) Perl
5 1 (6.67%) Python
5 1 (6.67%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Degree
2 7 (46.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA