The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 76 51 82
Rank change year-on-year -25 +31  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 67 121 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.05% 4.70% 3.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.23% 12.04% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 61 115 63
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £59,400 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

C++ is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1075 1005 1152
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 48.89% 39.07% 49.81%
Number of salaries quoted 937 817 931
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing C++ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Hertfordshire

C++
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for C++ in Hertfordshire

C++
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Hertfordshire

C++
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Borehamwood +7 31 £40,000 +25.00% 4
Watford -16 16 £40,000 -
Stevenage 0 9 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Royston +6 2 £65,000 +106.34%
Tring +1 2 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £30,000 -
Hatfield +16 1 £32,500 -23.52%
Hertford -13 1 £25,000 -21.87%
Letchworth -22 1 £55,000 +10.00%
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 92 (60.13%) Software Engineering
2 79 (51.63%) Computer Science
3 75 (49.02%) Degree
4 61 (39.87%) C
5 58 (37.91%) C#
6 47 (30.72%) Java
7 45 (29.41%) Windows
7 45 (29.41%) Telecoms
8 44 (28.76%) JavaScript
9 43 (28.10%) LabVIEW
10 38 (24.84%) Linux
11 36 (23.53%) Physics
12 32 (20.92%) Web Development
12 32 (20.92%) CSS
13 31 (20.26%) OO
14 30 (19.61%) Node.js
15 29 (18.95%) PhD
16 28 (18.30%) HTML
16 28 (18.30%) OOD
17 27 (17.65%) Visual Studio
18 25 (16.34%) Image Processing
19 22 (14.38%) Multithreading
20 21 (13.73%) PHP
20 21 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
21 20 (13.07%) .NET
21 20 (13.07%) Signal Processing
22 18 (11.76%) Front End Development
23 17 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
23 17 (11.11%) SQL
24 16 (10.46%) Python

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 9 (5.88%) Apache
2 8 (5.23%) IIS
2 8 (5.23%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.31%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 9 (5.88%) GIMP
2 7 (4.58%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.27%) MS Office
3 5 (3.27%) Simulink
3 5 (3.27%) SOLIDWORKS
4 3 (1.96%) OrCAD
5 1 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.65%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 5 (3.27%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.96%) SaaS
2 2 (1.31%) GitHub
3 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.65%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.19%) Ethernet
2 8 (5.23%) RS-232
2 8 (5.23%) Wireshark
3 7 (4.58%) Firewall
4 3 (1.96%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.31%) SpaceWire
5 2 (1.31%) Wireless
6 1 (0.65%) ATM
6 1 (0.65%) CDMA
6 1 (0.65%) iBeacon
6 1 (0.65%) LAN
6 1 (0.65%) SNMP
6 1 (0.65%) Software-Defined Radio
6 1 (0.65%) TDMA
6 1 (0.65%) WAN
6 1 (0.65%) Wireless Security
6 1 (0.65%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.84%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.31%) MySQL
3 1 (0.65%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.65%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 43 (28.10%) LabVIEW
2 27 (17.65%) Visual Studio
3 12 (7.84%) Subversion
4 8 (5.23%) NUnit
5 4 (2.61%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.96%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.96%) Selenium
7 2 (1.31%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.31%) gulp
7 2 (1.31%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.65%) CocoaPods
8 1 (0.65%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.65%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.65%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.65%) Xcode
General
1 45 (29.41%) Telecoms
2 14 (9.15%) Aerospace
3 13 (8.50%) Electronics
4 11 (7.19%) Games
5 10 (6.54%) Retail
6 8 (5.23%) Manufacturing
7 7 (4.58%) Banking
8 5 (3.27%) Automotive
9 3 (1.96%) Finance
10 2 (1.31%) Local Government
11 1 (0.65%) Marketing
11 1 (0.65%) Military
Job Titles
1 77 (50.33%) Developer
2 50 (32.68%) Software Engineer
3 30 (19.61%) C++ Developer
4 25 (16.34%) Software Developer
5 21 (13.73%) C++ Software Developer
6 18 (11.76%) C++ Software Engineer
7 16 (10.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 14 (9.15%) C# Developer
9 12 (7.84%) .NET Developer
9 12 (7.84%) C Software Engineer
9 12 (7.84%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 12 (7.84%) Web Developer
10 11 (7.19%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 11 (7.19%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 10 (6.54%) C# .NET Developer
11 10 (6.54%) Scientific Software Developer
11 10 (6.54%) Scientific Software Engineer
12 9 (5.88%) Embedded Engineer
12 9 (5.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 9 (5.88%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (20.92%) CSS
2 30 (19.61%) Node.js
3 28 (18.30%) HTML
4 20 (13.07%) .NET
5 16 (10.46%) Ajax
5 16 (10.46%) JSON
5 16 (10.46%) ZeroMQ
6 12 (7.84%) AngularJS
6 12 (7.84%) Web Services
7 10 (6.54%) OpenCV
7 10 (6.54%) OpenGL
8 8 (5.23%) iOS SDK
9 7 (4.58%) XML
10 4 (2.61%) J2EE
11 3 (1.96%) .NET Framework
11 3 (1.96%) ASP.NET
11 3 (1.96%) Entity Framework
11 3 (1.96%) HTML5
11 3 (1.96%) jQuery
12 2 (1.31%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 79 (51.63%) Computer Science
2 21 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (7.84%) Algorithms
4 8 (5.23%) EPoS
5 7 (4.58%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.27%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (2.61%) iPad
7 4 (2.61%) Life Science
8 2 (1.31%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.31%) User Experience
9 1 (0.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.65%) iPhone
9 1 (0.65%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.65%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.65%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 45 (29.41%) Windows
2 38 (24.84%) Linux
3 11 (7.19%) Windows Server
4 9 (5.88%) Apple iOS
4 9 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (5.23%) Android
6 7 (4.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (3.27%) Unix
7 5 (3.27%) Windows 10
7 5 (3.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (60.13%) Software Engineering
2 36 (23.53%) Physics
3 32 (20.92%) Web Development
4 31 (20.26%) OO
5 28 (18.30%) OOD
6 25 (16.34%) Image Processing
7 22 (14.38%) Multithreading
8 20 (13.07%) Signal Processing
9 18 (11.76%) Front End Development
10 17 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (10.46%) Data Visualisation
11 16 (10.46%) Visualisation
12 11 (7.19%) Data Acquisition
12 11 (7.19%) Mathematics
12 11 (7.19%) UML
13 8 (5.23%) Workflow
14 7 (4.58%) Data Analysis
14 7 (4.58%) Document Management
14 7 (4.58%) MVC
14 7 (4.58%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 61 (39.87%) C
2 58 (37.91%) C#
3 47 (30.72%) Java
4 44 (28.76%) JavaScript
5 21 (13.73%) PHP
6 17 (11.11%) SQL
7 16 (10.46%) Python
8 15 (9.80%) MATLAB
9 12 (7.84%) VB.NET
10 11 (7.19%) VB
11 8 (5.23%) Assembly Language
11 8 (5.23%) Perl
12 6 (3.92%) Embedded C
13 4 (2.61%) Ada
14 3 (1.96%) Ruby
14 3 (1.96%) Tcl
15 2 (1.31%) ES6
15 2 (1.31%) Scala
16 1 (0.65%) Fortran
16 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 75 (49.02%) Degree
2 29 (18.95%) PhD
3 6 (3.92%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.65%) CEH
4 1 (0.65%) CPTE
4 1 (0.65%) CREST Certified
4 1 (0.65%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.65%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.65%) Def Stans
1 1 (0.65%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.65%) MISRA
1 1 (0.65%) MISRA C
System Software
1 9 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.61%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (3.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 5 (3.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (0.65%) HockeyApp
2 1 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.92%) Dell
3 5 (3.27%) Oracle
3 5 (3.27%) Sage
3 5 (3.27%) SonicWALL
3 5 (3.27%) Symantec
4 4 (2.61%) EMC
5 3 (1.96%) Cadence
6 2 (1.31%) IBM
7 1 (0.65%) Adobe
7 1 (0.65%) Apple
7 1 (0.65%) Cisco
7 1 (0.65%) HP
7 1 (0.65%) Toshiba
7 1 (0.65%) Xilinx
Elstree, Hertfordshire
IT Connections Ltd
Salary: £35k-£45k + 20% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £47,000 to £52,500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago