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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 26 21 33
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs citing C++ 4 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 3.88% 3.09% 7.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.26% 5.88% 12.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 11
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +32.07%
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
76 51 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 73.79% 52.58% 59.59%
Number of salaries quoted 40 46 106
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -19.54%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 9 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (80.00%) C#
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (70.00%) Degree
4 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
4 6 (60.00%) User Stories
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (50.00%) .NET
5 5 (50.00%) MVC
5 5 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 5 (50.00%) Selenium
5 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Linux
6 3 (30.00%) Subversion
6 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (20.00%) J2EE
7 2 (20.00%) Java
7 2 (20.00%) PhD
7 2 (20.00%) SOA
7 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
7 2 (20.00%) Middleware
7 2 (20.00%) Scrum
7 2 (20.00%) OO
7 2 (20.00%) Requirements Engineering
7 2 (20.00%) Network Management
7 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
8 1 (10.00%) Refactoring
8 1 (10.00%) jQuery

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (30.00%) Subversion
3 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Agile .NET Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Agile C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) C++ Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
1 5 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (20.00%) J2EE
2 2 (20.00%) Middleware
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) ATL
3 1 (10.00%) COM+
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) Streaming Video
3 1 (10.00%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) User Stories
4 5 (50.00%) MVC
4 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (20.00%) SOA
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) OO
5 2 (20.00%) Requirements Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) Network Management
6 1 (10.00%) Refactoring
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (10.00%) Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) Video Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) SEO
6 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) VC++
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) PhD