Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 59 72
Rank change year-on-year 0 +13 +7
Permanent jobs citing C++ 196 189 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 4.69% 4.31% 3.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.83% 9.29% 8.27%
Number of salaries quoted 196 203 214
Hertfordshire median annual salary £38,500 £41,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.23% -4.60% +4.82%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £60,000 £53,525
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -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 2220 2034 2601
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 53.07% 46.34% 46.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1936 1742 2247
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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 21 October 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 21 October 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 66 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Watford -6 43 £35,000 -7.28%
Stevenage +22 33 £32,500 -31.58% 2
Welwyn Garden City -4 16 £40,750 -4.12%
Hemel Hempstead -15 10 £50,000 +6.38% 2
St Albans +1 8 £39,000 +65.96%
Rickmansworth - 8 £38,000 -
Tring - 5 £32,500 -
Letchworth - 3 £25,000 -
C++
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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++.

1 117 (59.69%) Software Engineering
2 94 (47.96%) C
3 92 (46.94%) Computer Science
4 91 (46.43%) Degree
5 82 (41.84%) Telecoms
6 74 (37.76%) LabVIEW
7 56 (28.57%) Signal Processing
8 45 (22.96%) Computer Science Degree
9 44 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
10 43 (21.94%) C#
10 43 (21.94%) SQL
11 41 (20.92%) JavaScript
12 40 (20.41%) Java
13 39 (19.90%) Visual Studio
13 39 (19.90%) Python
14 38 (19.39%) Windows
14 38 (19.39%) OO
14 38 (19.39%) Multithreading
15 35 (17.86%) Physics
15 35 (17.86%) PhD
15 35 (17.86%) Data Acquisition
16 34 (17.35%) Linux
17 32 (16.33%) HTML
17 32 (16.33%) Aerospace
18 31 (15.82%) Data Analysis
19 28 (14.29%) Git (software)
20 27 (13.78%) .NET
20 27 (13.78%) SDLC
21 26 (13.27%) Finance
22 25 (12.76%) MATLAB

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 (2.04%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.53%) IIS
2 3 (1.53%) SugarCRM
3 1 (0.51%) JBoss
Applications
1 12 (6.12%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (4.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.04%) SOLIDWORKS
4 3 (1.53%) Simulink
5 1 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (3.57%) LabWindows
2 4 (2.04%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.02%) GitHub
1 2 (1.02%) TestFlight
2 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.12%) iBeacon
2 5 (2.55%) Internet
2 5 (2.55%) Wireless
3 4 (2.04%) Firewall
4 3 (1.53%) 802.11
4 3 (1.53%) RFID
4 3 (1.53%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (1.53%) Wireless Security
5 2 (1.02%) 4G
5 2 (1.02%) 5G
5 2 (1.02%) Bluetooth
5 2 (1.02%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.02%) LTE
5 2 (1.02%) Software-Defined Radio
5 2 (1.02%) VoIP
5 2 (1.02%) VSAT
6 1 (0.51%) HTTP
6 1 (0.51%) Modbus
6 1 (0.51%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 12 (6.12%) SQLite
3 10 (5.10%) Data Mining
3 10 (5.10%) Hadoop
4 6 (3.06%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.53%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.02%) DTS
7 1 (0.51%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 74 (37.76%) LabVIEW
2 39 (19.90%) Visual Studio
3 28 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 20 (10.20%) Subversion
5 12 (6.12%) Xcode
6 11 (5.61%) CocoaPods
7 8 (4.08%) Oracle Forms
7 8 (4.08%) PowerBuilder
7 8 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (4.08%) Visual Studio Team System
8 5 (2.55%) GCC
9 3 (1.53%) Rational Rhapsody
10 1 (0.51%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.51%) JIRA
10 1 (0.51%) JUnit
10 1 (0.51%) Maven
General
1 82 (41.84%) Telecoms
2 32 (16.33%) Aerospace
3 26 (13.27%) Finance
4 21 (10.71%) Electronics
5 17 (8.67%) Games
6 10 (5.10%) Automotive
6 10 (5.10%) Marketing
7 7 (3.57%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.53%) Retail
9 2 (1.02%) Military
10 1 (0.51%) Czech Language
10 1 (0.51%) French Language
10 1 (0.51%) German Language
10 1 (0.51%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 84 (42.86%) Developer
2 63 (32.14%) Software Engineer
3 51 (26.02%) Software Developer
4 31 (15.82%) C++ Developer
4 31 (15.82%) C++ Software Developer
5 19 (9.69%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 17 (8.67%) Scientific Software Developer
6 17 (8.67%) Scientific Software Engineer
7 16 (8.16%) C++ Software Engineer
7 16 (8.16%) MATLAB Engineer
7 16 (8.16%) Process Engineer
8 14 (7.14%) Senior Developer
8 14 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
9 12 (6.12%) iOS Developer
9 12 (6.12%) Junior
9 12 (6.12%) Systems Engineer
10 10 (5.10%) Senior C++ Developer
11 8 (4.08%) Embedded Engineer
12 7 (3.57%) Analyst
12 7 (3.57%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (16.33%) HTML
2 27 (13.78%) .NET
3 17 (8.67%) CSS
4 14 (7.14%) HTML5
5 12 (6.12%) Cocoa Touch
5 12 (6.12%) iOS SDK
5 12 (6.12%) JavaScriptCore
5 12 (6.12%) XML
6 9 (4.59%) Node.js
7 8 (4.08%) J2EE
8 7 (3.57%) SOAP
9 5 (2.55%) JSON
10 4 (2.04%) AngularJS
10 4 (2.04%) jQuery
10 4 (2.04%) React
11 3 (1.53%) 802.1X
11 3 (1.53%) ASP.NET
11 3 (1.53%) Hibernate
12 2 (1.02%) JNI
12 2 (1.02%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 92 (46.94%) Computer Science
2 25 (12.76%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (11.73%) Algorithms
4 17 (8.67%) User Experience
5 10 (5.10%) Blog
6 8 (4.08%) Virtual Team
7 7 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (2.04%) iPad
8 4 (2.04%) iPhone
9 3 (1.53%) Robotics
10 2 (1.02%) Device Driver
10 2 (1.02%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 2 (1.02%) Verilog
10 2 (1.02%) VHDL
11 1 (0.51%) CAN bus
11 1 (0.51%) Contactless
11 1 (0.51%) EMV
11 1 (0.51%) Mobile Payment
11 1 (0.51%) Smartcard
11 1 (0.51%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 38 (19.39%) Windows
2 34 (17.35%) Linux
3 15 (7.65%) Apple iOS
4 9 (4.59%) Windows 10
4 9 (4.59%) Windows 7
5 8 (4.08%) Unix
6 4 (2.04%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (2.04%) Windows Server
6 4 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.02%) Android
7 2 (1.02%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (59.69%) Software Engineering
2 56 (28.57%) Signal Processing
3 44 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (19.39%) Multithreading
4 38 (19.39%) OO
5 35 (17.86%) Data Acquisition
5 35 (17.86%) Physics
6 31 (15.82%) Data Analysis
7 27 (13.78%) SDLC
8 24 (12.24%) OOD
9 23 (11.73%) Mathematics
10 21 (10.71%) Web Development
11 19 (9.69%) Image Processing
12 18 (9.18%) Continuous Improvement
13 16 (8.16%) Machine Learning
14 15 (7.65%) SOA
15 14 (7.14%) iOS Development
16 12 (6.12%) MVC
16 12 (6.12%) OOP
17 11 (5.61%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 94 (47.96%) C
2 43 (21.94%) C#
2 43 (21.94%) SQL
3 41 (20.92%) JavaScript
4 40 (20.41%) Java
5 39 (19.90%) Python
6 25 (12.76%) MATLAB
7 13 (6.63%) Perl
7 13 (6.63%) Ruby
8 12 (6.12%) Objective-C
9 10 (5.10%) Ada
9 10 (5.10%) Bash Shell
9 10 (5.10%) Shell Script
9 10 (5.10%) VB
10 8 (4.08%) Progress 4GL
11 6 (3.06%) PL/SQL
12 5 (2.55%) Embedded C
13 4 (2.04%) Embedded C++
13 4 (2.04%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.53%) VC++
Qualifications
1 91 (46.43%) Degree
2 45 (22.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 35 (17.86%) PhD
4 13 (6.63%) Security Cleared
5 12 (6.12%) SC Cleared
6 7 (3.57%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.53%) CWNA
8 2 (1.02%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.08%) MISRA
2 4 (2.04%) DICOM
2 4 (2.04%) HL7
3 2 (1.02%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.51%) Def Stans
System Software
1 4 (2.04%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.53%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (5.10%) Cobbler
1 10 (5.10%) Puppet
2 3 (1.53%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (1.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (1.02%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 17 (8.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.63%) IBM
3 12 (6.12%) Oracle
4 8 (4.08%) Ab Initio
4 8 (4.08%) Progress
5 7 (3.57%) Intel
6 5 (2.55%) NVIDIA
7 4 (2.04%) Dell
7 4 (2.04%) Sage
8 3 (1.53%) SonicWALL
8 3 (1.53%) Symantec
9 2 (1.02%) Apple
9 2 (1.02%) Xilinx
10 1 (0.51%) Adobe
10 1 (0.51%) EMC
10 1 (0.51%) Google