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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
East of England > Hertfordshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 67 78
Rank change year-on-year +7 +11  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 96 79 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 4.62% 3.48% 3.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.07% 8.25% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 102 65 103
Hertfordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -13.79%  
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £43,750 £62,500 £53,500
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -3.61% -  

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 1059 958 1302
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 51.01% 42.17% 45.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2110 1889 2791
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22%  
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.70%  

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 3 months to 29 June 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 29 June 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 -2 42 £35,000 -2.77% 3
Watford +4 27 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Welwyn Garden City +5 13 £40,000 -3.61%
Stevenage - 5 £42,500 - 1
Letchworth - 3 £25,000 -
Rickmansworth - 3 £37,500 -
St Albans +3 1 - -
Tring - 1 £30,000 - 1
C++
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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++.

1 115 (69.28%) Software Engineering
2 100 (60.24%) Computer Science
3 88 (53.01%) Degree
4 78 (46.99%) Telecoms
4 78 (46.99%) LabVIEW
5 60 (36.14%) C
6 51 (30.72%) Signal Processing
7 41 (24.70%) Computer Science Degree
8 40 (24.10%) PhD
9 39 (23.49%) JavaScript
9 39 (23.49%) OO
10 36 (21.69%) Physics
11 35 (21.08%) Java
12 33 (19.88%) Data Acquisition
13 32 (19.28%) C#
14 31 (18.67%) Windows
15 27 (16.27%) HTML
15 27 (16.27%) Python
15 27 (16.27%) MATLAB
16 26 (15.66%) Web Development
16 26 (15.66%) Data Analysis
16 26 (15.66%) SDLC
17 25 (15.06%) OOD
17 25 (15.06%) Visual Studio
18 24 (14.46%) Analytical Skills
18 24 (14.46%) Algorithms
19 23 (13.86%) SQL
19 23 (13.86%) Agile Software Development
20 22 (13.25%) Image Processing
21 21 (12.65%) Multithreading

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 3 (1.81%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (1.81%) IIS
1 3 (1.81%) MS Exchange
1 3 (1.81%) SugarCRM
2 1 (0.60%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (3.01%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.41%) Simulink
3 3 (1.81%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.20%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.60%) GIMP
5 1 (0.60%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (1.81%) LabWindows
2 2 (1.20%) HFM
2 2 (1.20%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.81%) SaaS
1 3 (1.81%) TestFlight
2 2 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.41%) iBeacon
2 2 (1.20%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.20%) Firewall
2 2 (1.20%) Software-Defined Radio
2 2 (1.20%) SpaceWire
2 2 (1.20%) Wireless
3 1 (0.60%) ATM
3 1 (0.60%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.60%) LAN
3 1 (0.60%) Modbus
3 1 (0.60%) Profibus
3 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.60%) VSAT
3 1 (0.60%) WAN
3 1 (0.60%) Wireless Security
3 1 (0.60%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.02%) NoSQL
2 6 (3.61%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.41%) SQLite
4 2 (1.20%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.20%) DTS
4 2 (1.20%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.20%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 78 (46.99%) LabVIEW
2 25 (15.06%) Visual Studio
3 16 (9.64%) Git (software)
4 9 (5.42%) Subversion
5 6 (3.61%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (3.01%) NUnit
7 4 (2.41%) Rational Rhapsody
7 4 (2.41%) Xcode
8 3 (1.81%) CocoaPods
8 3 (1.81%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.81%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (1.81%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (1.81%) PowerBuilder
8 3 (1.81%) SpecFlow
8 3 (1.81%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (1.20%) Eclipse
General
1 78 (46.99%) Telecoms
2 19 (11.45%) Aerospace
3 14 (8.43%) Electronics
4 12 (7.23%) Games
5 10 (6.02%) Finance
6 8 (4.82%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.41%) Automotive
7 4 (2.41%) Retail
8 3 (1.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 73 (43.98%) Developer
2 61 (36.75%) Software Engineer
3 41 (24.70%) Software Developer
4 24 (14.46%) C++ Developer
5 23 (13.86%) C++ Software Developer
6 20 (12.05%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 20 (12.05%) Scientific Software Developer
6 20 (12.05%) Scientific Software Engineer
7 15 (9.04%) C++ Software Engineer
8 14 (8.43%) MATLAB Engineer
8 14 (8.43%) Process Engineer
9 11 (6.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 10 (6.02%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 10 (6.02%) Web Developer
11 9 (5.42%) Senior Developer
11 9 (5.42%) Senior Software Developer
12 7 (4.22%) Software Manager
13 6 (3.61%) C Software Engineer
13 6 (3.61%) Graduate
13 6 (3.61%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (16.27%) HTML
2 20 (12.05%) CSS
3 18 (10.84%) Node.js
4 15 (9.04%) .NET
5 14 (8.43%) AngularJS
6 10 (6.02%) HTML5
6 10 (6.02%) JSON
7 6 (3.61%) Ajax
7 6 (3.61%) J2EE
7 6 (3.61%) jQuery
7 6 (3.61%) ZeroMQ
8 5 (3.01%) ASP.NET
8 5 (3.01%) React
8 5 (3.01%) XML
9 4 (2.41%) Cocoa Touch
9 4 (2.41%) iOS SDK
9 4 (2.41%) JavaScriptCore
10 3 (1.81%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (1.81%) Sass
11 2 (1.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 100 (60.24%) Computer Science
2 24 (14.46%) Algorithms
2 24 (14.46%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.02%) Embedded Systems
4 9 (5.42%) User Experience
5 6 (3.61%) iPad
6 3 (1.81%) iPhone
6 3 (1.81%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.20%) Blog
7 2 (1.20%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (1.20%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.20%) Verilog
7 2 (1.20%) VHDL
8 1 (0.60%) CAN bus
8 1 (0.60%) EMV
8 1 (0.60%) EPoS
8 1 (0.60%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.60%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.60%) Smart Home
8 1 (0.60%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 31 (18.67%) Windows
2 20 (12.05%) Linux
3 6 (3.61%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.41%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.81%) Unix
5 3 (1.81%) Windows 10
5 3 (1.81%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.20%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (69.28%) Software Engineering
2 51 (30.72%) Signal Processing
3 39 (23.49%) OO
4 36 (21.69%) Physics
5 33 (19.88%) Data Acquisition
6 26 (15.66%) Data Analysis
6 26 (15.66%) SDLC
6 26 (15.66%) Web Development
7 25 (15.06%) OOD
8 23 (13.86%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (13.25%) Image Processing
10 21 (12.65%) Multithreading
11 20 (12.05%) Mathematics
12 14 (8.43%) Machine Learning
13 13 (7.83%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (7.83%) SOA
14 10 (6.02%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (6.02%) IT Strategy
14 10 (6.02%) Matrix Organization
14 10 (6.02%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 60 (36.14%) C
2 39 (23.49%) JavaScript
3 35 (21.08%) Java
4 32 (19.28%) C#
5 27 (16.27%) MATLAB
5 27 (16.27%) Python
6 23 (13.86%) SQL
7 14 (8.43%) Ruby
8 8 (4.82%) Ada
9 7 (4.22%) PHP
10 6 (3.61%) Perl
11 5 (3.01%) VB.NET
12 4 (2.41%) Embedded C
12 4 (2.41%) Objective-C
12 4 (2.41%) VB
13 3 (1.81%) Embedded C++
13 3 (1.81%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.81%) Progress 4GL
13 3 (1.81%) Tcl
14 2 (1.20%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 88 (53.01%) Degree
2 41 (24.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 40 (24.10%) PhD
4 9 (5.42%) Security Cleared
5 6 (3.61%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.81%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.20%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.60%) CEH
8 1 (0.60%) CPTE
8 1 (0.60%) CREST Certified
8 1 (0.60%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.41%) MISRA
2 2 (1.20%) MIL-STD-1553
3 1 (0.60%) Def Stans
3 1 (0.60%) DICOM
3 1 (0.60%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (3.01%) Firmware
2 4 (2.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.81%) HockeyApp
1 3 (1.81%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.20%) Cobbler
2 2 (1.20%) Puppet
2 2 (1.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (1.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 8 (4.82%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.61%) IBM
2 6 (3.61%) Oracle
3 3 (1.81%) Ab Initio
3 3 (1.81%) Apple
3 3 (1.81%) Dell
3 3 (1.81%) Progress
4 2 (1.20%) Adobe
4 2 (1.20%) EMC
4 2 (1.20%) Sage
4 2 (1.20%) SonicWALL
4 2 (1.20%) Symantec
4 2 (1.20%) Xilinx
5 1 (0.60%) Cadence
5 1 (0.60%) Cisco
5 1 (0.60%) Google
5 1 (0.60%) HP
5 1 (0.60%) Toshiba
Elstree, Hertfordshire
IT Connections Ltd
Salary: £40k to £50k + 20% Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £60k - 70k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Tring, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
DWI Consulting Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Apache Associates
Posted: 16 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago