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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 73 49 79
Rank change year-on-year -24 +30  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 68 126 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.08% 4.90% 3.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.26% 12.40% 6.94%
Number of salaries quoted 61 120 66
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £59,900 £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 1086 1016 1182
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 49.21% 39.50% 49.29%
Number of salaries quoted 944 831 959
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +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 27 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 27 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 +4 31 £40,000 +25.00% 3
Watford -9 15 £40,000 -
Stevenage -2 9 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Hatfield +21 2 £35,000 -17.64%
Royston +5 2 £65,000 +106.34%
Tring +1 2 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £30,000 -
St Albans -12 1 - -
Hertford -15 1 £25,000 -21.87%
Letchworth -18 1 £55,000 +10.00%
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 91 (59.87%) Software Engineering
2 79 (51.97%) Computer Science
3 74 (48.68%) Degree
4 60 (39.47%) C
5 57 (37.50%) C#
6 47 (30.92%) Java
7 45 (29.61%) Telecoms
8 44 (28.95%) JavaScript
8 44 (28.95%) Windows
9 43 (28.29%) LabVIEW
10 37 (24.34%) Linux
11 36 (23.68%) Physics
12 32 (21.05%) Web Development
12 32 (21.05%) CSS
13 30 (19.74%) OO
14 29 (19.08%) PhD
14 29 (19.08%) Node.js
15 28 (18.42%) HTML
15 28 (18.42%) OOD
16 27 (17.76%) Visual Studio
17 25 (16.45%) Image Processing
18 22 (14.47%) Multithreading
19 21 (13.82%) PHP
19 21 (13.82%) Analytical Skills
20 20 (13.16%) .NET
20 20 (13.16%) Signal Processing
21 18 (11.84%) Front End Development
22 17 (11.18%) SQL
23 16 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
23 16 (10.53%) Data Visualisation

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 (5.92%) Apache
2 8 (5.26%) IIS
2 8 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (5.92%) GIMP
2 7 (4.61%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.29%) MS Office
3 5 (3.29%) Simulink
3 5 (3.29%) SOLIDWORKS
4 3 (1.97%) OrCAD
5 1 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.66%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 5 (3.29%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.97%) SaaS
2 2 (1.32%) GitHub
3 1 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.66%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.24%) Ethernet
2 8 (5.26%) RS-232
2 8 (5.26%) Wireshark
3 7 (4.61%) Firewall
4 3 (1.97%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.32%) SpaceWire
5 2 (1.32%) Wireless
6 1 (0.66%) ATM
6 1 (0.66%) CDMA
6 1 (0.66%) iBeacon
6 1 (0.66%) LAN
6 1 (0.66%) SNMP
6 1 (0.66%) Software-Defined Radio
6 1 (0.66%) TDMA
6 1 (0.66%) WAN
6 1 (0.66%) Wireless Security
6 1 (0.66%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.32%) MySQL
3 1 (0.66%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.66%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 43 (28.29%) LabVIEW
2 27 (17.76%) Visual Studio
3 12 (7.89%) Subversion
4 8 (5.26%) NUnit
5 4 (2.63%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.63%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.97%) Selenium
7 2 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.32%) Rational Rhapsody
7 2 (1.32%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.66%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.66%) CocoaPods
8 1 (0.66%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.66%) gulp
8 1 (0.66%) Xcode
General
1 45 (29.61%) Telecoms
2 14 (9.21%) Aerospace
3 13 (8.55%) Electronics
4 11 (7.24%) Games
5 9 (5.92%) Retail
6 8 (5.26%) Manufacturing
7 7 (4.61%) Banking
8 5 (3.29%) Automotive
9 2 (1.32%) Finance
10 1 (0.66%) Local Government
10 1 (0.66%) Marketing
10 1 (0.66%) Military
Job Titles
1 76 (50.00%) Developer
2 50 (32.89%) Software Engineer
3 29 (19.08%) C++ Developer
4 25 (16.45%) Software Developer
5 20 (13.16%) C++ Software Developer
6 18 (11.84%) C++ Software Engineer
7 15 (9.87%) C# Developer
7 15 (9.87%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 12 (7.89%) .NET Developer
8 12 (7.89%) C Software Engineer
8 12 (7.89%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 12 (7.89%) Web Developer
9 11 (7.24%) C# .NET Developer
9 11 (7.24%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 11 (7.24%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 10 (6.58%) Scientific Software Developer
10 10 (6.58%) Scientific Software Engineer
11 9 (5.92%) Embedded Engineer
11 9 (5.92%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 9 (5.92%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (21.05%) CSS
2 29 (19.08%) Node.js
3 28 (18.42%) HTML
4 20 (13.16%) .NET
5 16 (10.53%) Ajax
5 16 (10.53%) JSON
5 16 (10.53%) ZeroMQ
6 12 (7.89%) AngularJS
7 11 (7.24%) Web Services
8 10 (6.58%) OpenCV
8 10 (6.58%) OpenGL
9 8 (5.26%) iOS SDK
10 7 (4.61%) XML
11 5 (3.29%) J2EE
12 4 (2.63%) ASP.NET
13 3 (1.97%) .NET Framework
13 3 (1.97%) Entity Framework
14 2 (1.32%) HTML5
14 2 (1.32%) KnockoutJS
14 2 (1.32%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 79 (51.97%) Computer Science
2 21 (13.82%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (7.89%) Algorithms
4 8 (5.26%) EPoS
5 7 (4.61%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.29%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (2.63%) iPad
7 4 (2.63%) Life Science
8 2 (1.32%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.32%) User Experience
9 1 (0.66%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.66%) iPhone
9 1 (0.66%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.66%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.66%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 44 (28.95%) Windows
2 37 (24.34%) Linux
3 10 (6.58%) Windows Server
4 9 (5.92%) Apple iOS
5 8 (5.26%) Android
5 8 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (4.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (3.29%) Unix
7 5 (3.29%) Windows 10
7 5 (3.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (59.87%) Software Engineering
2 36 (23.68%) Physics
3 32 (21.05%) Web Development
4 30 (19.74%) OO
5 28 (18.42%) OOD
6 25 (16.45%) Image Processing
7 22 (14.47%) Multithreading
8 20 (13.16%) Signal Processing
9 18 (11.84%) Front End Development
10 16 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (10.53%) Data Visualisation
10 16 (10.53%) Visualisation
11 11 (7.24%) Data Acquisition
11 11 (7.24%) Mathematics
11 11 (7.24%) UML
12 8 (5.26%) Workflow
13 7 (4.61%) Customer Requirements
13 7 (4.61%) Data Analysis
13 7 (4.61%) Document Management
13 7 (4.61%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 60 (39.47%) C
2 57 (37.50%) C#
3 47 (30.92%) Java
4 44 (28.95%) JavaScript
5 21 (13.82%) PHP
6 17 (11.18%) SQL
7 15 (9.87%) MATLAB
7 15 (9.87%) Python
8 11 (7.24%) VB.NET
9 10 (6.58%) VB
10 8 (5.26%) Assembly Language
10 8 (5.26%) Perl
11 6 (3.95%) Embedded C
12 4 (2.63%) Ada
13 3 (1.97%) Tcl
14 2 (1.32%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.32%) Ruby
15 1 (0.66%) ES6
15 1 (0.66%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.66%) Scala
Qualifications
1 74 (48.68%) Degree
2 29 (19.08%) PhD
3 5 (3.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.66%) CEH
4 1 (0.66%) CPTE
4 1 (0.66%) CREST Certified
4 1 (0.66%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.66%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.66%) Def Stans
1 1 (0.66%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.66%) MISRA
1 1 (0.66%) MISRA C
System Software
1 8 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.63%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (3.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 5 (3.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.66%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 9 (5.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.95%) Dell
3 5 (3.29%) Oracle
3 5 (3.29%) Sage
3 5 (3.29%) SonicWALL
3 5 (3.29%) Symantec
4 4 (2.63%) EMC
5 3 (1.97%) Cadence
6 2 (1.32%) IBM
7 1 (0.66%) Adobe
7 1 (0.66%) Apple
7 1 (0.66%) Cisco
7 1 (0.66%) HP
7 1 (0.66%) Toshiba
7 1 (0.66%) Xilinx
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £47,000 to £52,500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago