Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 58 64
Rank change year-on-year -10 +6 +13
Permanent jobs citing C++ 180 194 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 4.09% 4.36% 3.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.81% 9.09% 8.56%
Number of salaries quoted 182 226 219
Hertfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £59,750 £60,000 £53,750
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88% +6.25%

C++ is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2306 2135 2511
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 52.39% 47.97% 46.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2002 1847 2200
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +2.41%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Borehamwood +1 53 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Watford -21 39 £35,000 -6.67%
Stevenage +22 35 £32,500 -31.58%
Welwyn Garden City -4 16 £41,500 -2.35% 1
Hemel Hempstead -15 11 £52,500 +11.70%
Tring +3 8 £32,500 - 1
St Albans -11 8 £39,000 +4.00% 1
Rickmansworth - 7 £38,000 -
Welwyn - 2 £47,500 -
Letchworth +2 1 £46,500 +26.53%
C++
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 99 (55.00%) Software Engineering
2 91 (50.56%) C
3 75 (41.67%) Computer Science
4 74 (41.11%) Degree
5 68 (37.78%) Telecoms
6 59 (32.78%) LabVIEW
7 52 (28.89%) Signal Processing
8 50 (27.78%) C#
9 46 (25.56%) Visual Studio
10 41 (22.78%) Windows
11 37 (20.56%) Agile Software Development
12 36 (20.00%) Java
13 35 (19.44%) Linux
14 34 (18.89%) SQL
14 34 (18.89%) Data Acquisition
14 34 (18.89%) Computer Science Degree
15 33 (18.33%) PhD
15 33 (18.33%) Aerospace
15 33 (18.33%) Physics
15 33 (18.33%) Multithreading
16 32 (17.78%) OO
17 31 (17.22%) Data Analysis
18 29 (16.11%) JavaScript
19 28 (15.56%) Python
20 26 (14.44%) Electronics
21 24 (13.33%) Mathematics
21 24 (13.33%) Finance
21 24 (13.33%) OOD
21 24 (13.33%) .NET
21 24 (13.33%) Acoustics

C++
Co-occurring 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 4 (2.22%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.67%) IIS
3 2 (1.11%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.56%) Apache
4 1 (0.56%) Confluence
4 1 (0.56%) JBoss
Applications
1 11 (6.11%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (3.89%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.22%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.56%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 7 (3.89%) LabWindows
2 4 (2.22%) Sage 200
3 2 (1.11%) Epicor Tropos
3 2 (1.11%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.11%) GitHub
2 1 (0.56%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.11%) iBeacon
2 5 (2.78%) Internet
2 5 (2.78%) Wireless
3 4 (2.22%) Firewall
4 3 (1.67%) 802.11
4 3 (1.67%) RFID
4 3 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (1.67%) Wireless Security
5 2 (1.11%) 4G
5 2 (1.11%) 5G
5 2 (1.11%) Bluetooth
5 2 (1.11%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.11%) LTE
5 2 (1.11%) VoIP
5 2 (1.11%) VSAT
6 1 (0.56%) HTTP
6 1 (0.56%) Modbus
6 1 (0.56%) Profibus
6 1 (0.56%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.11%) SQLite
2 10 (5.56%) Data Mining
2 10 (5.56%) Hadoop
3 8 (4.44%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.89%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.11%) Big Data
6 2 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.11%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 59 (32.78%) LabVIEW
2 46 (25.56%) Visual Studio
3 23 (12.78%) Subversion
4 20 (11.11%) Git (software)
5 11 (6.11%) Xcode
6 10 (5.56%) CocoaPods
7 7 (3.89%) Oracle Forms
7 7 (3.89%) PowerBuilder
7 7 (3.89%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (3.89%) Visual Studio Team System
8 6 (3.33%) GCC
9 3 (1.67%) JIRA
10 1 (0.56%) CppUnit
10 1 (0.56%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.56%) GDB
10 1 (0.56%) JUnit
10 1 (0.56%) Maven
10 1 (0.56%) NUnit
10 1 (0.56%) ProC
10 1 (0.56%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 68 (37.78%) Telecoms
2 33 (18.33%) Aerospace
3 26 (14.44%) Electronics
4 24 (13.33%) Finance
5 16 (8.89%) Games
6 10 (5.56%) Automotive
6 10 (5.56%) Marketing
7 6 (3.33%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.11%) Military
9 1 (0.56%) Czech Language
9 1 (0.56%) French Language
9 1 (0.56%) German Language
9 1 (0.56%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 70 (38.89%) Developer
2 63 (35.00%) Software Engineer
3 39 (21.67%) Software Developer
4 26 (14.44%) C++ Developer
4 26 (14.44%) C++ Software Developer
5 17 (9.44%) C++ Software Engineer
5 17 (9.44%) MATLAB Engineer
5 17 (9.44%) Process Engineer
6 16 (8.89%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 14 (7.78%) Junior
7 14 (7.78%) Scientific Software Developer
7 14 (7.78%) Scientific Software Engineer
8 12 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
9 11 (6.11%) iOS Developer
10 10 (5.56%) Embedded Engineer
11 9 (5.00%) Development Engineer
11 9 (5.00%) Software Development Engineer
12 8 (4.44%) C# Software Engineer
13 7 (3.89%) Analyst
13 7 (3.89%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (13.33%) .NET
2 20 (11.11%) HTML
3 11 (6.11%) Cocoa Touch
3 11 (6.11%) iOS SDK
3 11 (6.11%) JavaScriptCore
4 8 (4.44%) J2EE
4 8 (4.44%) XML
5 7 (3.89%) SOAP
6 6 (3.33%) CSS
6 6 (3.33%) HTML5
7 3 (1.67%) 802.1X
7 3 (1.67%) Hibernate
7 3 (1.67%) JNI
7 3 (1.67%) Node.js
8 2 (1.11%) Middleware
8 2 (1.11%) ODBC
8 2 (1.11%) Spring
9 1 (0.56%) ADO
9 1 (0.56%) JDBC
9 1 (0.56%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 75 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 24 (13.33%) Acoustics
3 22 (12.22%) Algorithms
4 21 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (8.89%) Video\Live Streaming
6 12 (6.67%) User Experience
7 10 (5.56%) Blog
8 9 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
9 7 (3.89%) Virtual Team
10 6 (3.33%) Robotics
11 3 (1.67%) iPad
11 3 (1.67%) iPhone
12 2 (1.11%) Device Driver
13 1 (0.56%) CAN bus
13 1 (0.56%) EMV
13 1 (0.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 1 (0.56%) Smartcard
13 1 (0.56%) Spread Betting
13 1 (0.56%) Verilog
13 1 (0.56%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 41 (22.78%) Windows
2 35 (19.44%) Linux
3 14 (7.78%) Apple iOS
4 12 (6.67%) Windows 10
4 12 (6.67%) Windows 7
5 10 (5.56%) Unix
6 4 (2.22%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (2.22%) Windows Server
6 4 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.11%) Android
7 2 (1.11%) Solaris
7 2 (1.11%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.56%) AIX
8 1 (0.56%) CentOS
8 1 (0.56%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (55.00%) Software Engineering
2 52 (28.89%) Signal Processing
3 37 (20.56%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (18.89%) Data Acquisition
5 33 (18.33%) Multithreading
5 33 (18.33%) Physics
6 32 (17.78%) OO
7 31 (17.22%) Data Analysis
8 24 (13.33%) Mathematics
8 24 (13.33%) OOD
8 24 (13.33%) SDLC
9 19 (10.56%) Image Processing
10 18 (10.00%) Machine Learning
11 16 (8.89%) Web Development
12 13 (7.22%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (7.22%) Finite Element Analysis
12 13 (7.22%) iOS Development
13 11 (6.11%) OOP
13 11 (6.11%) Open Source
13 11 (6.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 91 (50.56%) C
2 50 (27.78%) C#
3 36 (20.00%) Java
4 34 (18.89%) SQL
5 29 (16.11%) JavaScript
6 28 (15.56%) Python
7 21 (11.67%) MATLAB
8 11 (6.11%) Objective-C
9 10 (5.56%) Bash Shell
9 10 (5.56%) Perl
9 10 (5.56%) Shell Script
9 10 (5.56%) VB
10 8 (4.44%) Ada
11 7 (3.89%) Progress 4GL
12 6 (3.33%) PL/SQL
12 6 (3.33%) Ruby
13 5 (2.78%) Embedded C
14 4 (2.22%) Embedded C++
15 3 (1.67%) VB6
15 3 (1.67%) VC++
Qualifications
1 74 (41.11%) Degree
2 34 (18.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 33 (18.33%) PhD
4 10 (5.56%) Security Cleared
5 9 (5.00%) SC Cleared
6 6 (3.33%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.67%) CWNA
8 1 (0.56%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.44%) MISRA
2 4 (2.22%) DICOM
2 4 (2.22%) HL7
3 2 (1.11%) Def Stans
3 2 (1.11%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.56%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.56%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.56%) MISRA C
System Software
1 4 (2.22%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (5.56%) Cobbler
1 10 (5.56%) Puppet
2 3 (1.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (1.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.56%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 21 (11.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.67%) Oracle
3 11 (6.11%) IBM
4 7 (3.89%) Ab Initio
4 7 (3.89%) Intel
4 7 (3.89%) Progress
5 6 (3.33%) Sage
6 5 (2.78%) NVIDIA
7 4 (2.22%) Dell
8 3 (1.67%) SonicWALL
8 3 (1.67%) Symantec
9 2 (1.11%) Epicor
9 2 (1.11%) IFS
9 2 (1.11%) Infor
9 2 (1.11%) SAP
10 1 (0.56%) Apple
10 1 (0.56%) EMC
10 1 (0.56%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.56%) Sun
10 1 (0.56%) TIBCO