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 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 45 79
Rank change year-on-year -24 +34  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 73 135 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.35% 5.24% 3.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.78% 13.39% 7.38%
Number of salaries quoted 67 120 74
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 £31,900 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 1077 1008 1233
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 49.49% 39.15% 46.23%
Number of salaries quoted 961 811 1034
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 38 £40,000 +25.00% 6
Watford -20 12 £35,000 -12.50%
Stevenage +13 9 £42,500 +39.34%
Hatfield +10 2 £35,000 -30.00%
Welwyn Garden City -1 2 £30,000 -27.71%
St Albans -15 2 - -
Hertford -14 1 £25,000 -21.87%
Royston - 1 £65,000 - 1
C++
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (67.91%) Software Engineering
2 76 (56.72%) Computer Science
3 69 (51.49%) Degree
4 57 (42.54%) Telecoms
5 53 (39.55%) C
6 51 (38.06%) LabVIEW
7 42 (31.34%) C#
8 36 (26.87%) Windows
9 35 (26.12%) PhD
9 35 (26.12%) JavaScript
9 35 (26.12%) Physics
10 33 (24.63%) Java
11 32 (23.88%) Signal Processing
12 31 (23.13%) OO
13 30 (22.39%) Web Development
14 27 (20.15%) OOD
15 25 (18.66%) HTML
15 25 (18.66%) Visual Studio
16 24 (17.91%) CSS
16 24 (17.91%) Image Processing
16 24 (17.91%) Node.js
17 23 (17.16%) Linux
18 22 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
19 20 (14.93%) MATLAB
20 18 (13.43%) Multithreading
21 16 (11.94%) Data Acquisition
22 15 (11.19%) SQL
22 15 (11.19%) JSON
22 15 (11.19%) Front End Development
22 15 (11.19%) AngularJS

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 7 (5.22%) IIS
1 7 (5.22%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.99%) Apache
3 3 (2.24%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (4.48%) Simulink
2 5 (3.73%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.73%) SOLIDWORKS
3 4 (2.99%) GIMP
4 3 (2.24%) OrCAD
5 1 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.75%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 5 (3.73%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.75%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.24%) SaaS
2 2 (1.49%) GitHub
3 1 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.75%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.48%) Firewall
2 5 (3.73%) Ethernet
3 3 (2.24%) RS-232
3 3 (2.24%) Wireshark
4 2 (1.49%) SpaceWire
4 2 (1.49%) Wireless
5 1 (0.75%) ATM
5 1 (0.75%) CDMA
5 1 (0.75%) iBeacon
5 1 (0.75%) LAN
5 1 (0.75%) Software-Defined Radio
5 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.75%) TDMA
5 1 (0.75%) WAN
5 1 (0.75%) Wireless Security
5 1 (0.75%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.24%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.75%) DTS
3 1 (0.75%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.75%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 51 (38.06%) LabVIEW
2 25 (18.66%) Visual Studio
3 9 (6.72%) Subversion
4 7 (5.22%) NUnit
5 6 (4.48%) Git (software)
6 4 (2.99%) Rational Rhapsody
7 3 (2.24%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.24%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (2.24%) SpecFlow
7 3 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.75%) CocoaPods
8 1 (0.75%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.75%) Xcode
General
1 57 (42.54%) Telecoms
2 11 (8.21%) Games
3 10 (7.46%) Aerospace
4 9 (6.72%) Electronics
5 6 (4.48%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.24%) Retail
7 2 (1.49%) Banking
8 1 (0.75%) Finance
8 1 (0.75%) Marketing
8 1 (0.75%) Military
Job Titles
1 68 (50.75%) Developer
2 50 (37.31%) Software Engineer
3 26 (19.40%) Software Developer
4 24 (17.91%) C++ Developer
5 19 (14.18%) C++ Software Developer
6 16 (11.94%) C++ Software Engineer
7 15 (11.19%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 15 (11.19%) Scientific Software Developer
7 15 (11.19%) Scientific Software Engineer
8 14 (10.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 11 (8.21%) C Software Engineer
9 11 (8.21%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 11 (8.21%) Web Developer
10 10 (7.46%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 9 (6.72%) C# Developer
12 7 (5.22%) Senior Software Engineer
13 6 (4.48%) .NET Developer
13 6 (4.48%) C# .NET Developer
13 6 (4.48%) Graduate
13 6 (4.48%) MATLAB Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (18.66%) HTML
2 24 (17.91%) CSS
2 24 (17.91%) Node.js
3 15 (11.19%) AngularJS
3 15 (11.19%) JSON
4 14 (10.45%) Ajax
4 14 (10.45%) ZeroMQ
5 13 (9.70%) .NET
6 7 (5.22%) OpenCV
6 7 (5.22%) OpenGL
7 5 (3.73%) J2EE
8 3 (2.24%) HTML5
8 3 (2.24%) iOS SDK
8 3 (2.24%) jQuery
8 3 (2.24%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (2.24%) Sass
8 3 (2.24%) Web Services
8 3 (2.24%) XML
9 2 (1.49%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.49%) React
Miscellaneous
1 76 (56.72%) Computer Science
2 22 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (10.45%) Algorithms
4 6 (4.48%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (2.99%) iPad
6 3 (2.24%) EPoS
6 3 (2.24%) User Experience
7 2 (1.49%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.75%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.75%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.75%) iPhone
8 1 (0.75%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.75%) Smart Home
8 1 (0.75%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.75%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 36 (26.87%) Windows
2 23 (17.16%) Linux
3 8 (5.97%) Windows Server
4 7 (5.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (5.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (3.73%) Windows 10
5 5 (3.73%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.99%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.99%) Unix
7 3 (2.24%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (67.91%) Software Engineering
2 35 (26.12%) Physics
3 32 (23.88%) Signal Processing
4 31 (23.13%) OO
5 30 (22.39%) Web Development
6 27 (20.15%) OOD
7 24 (17.91%) Image Processing
8 18 (13.43%) Multithreading
9 16 (11.94%) Data Acquisition
10 15 (11.19%) Front End Development
11 14 (10.45%) Data Visualisation
11 14 (10.45%) Visualisation
12 13 (9.70%) Data Analysis
13 12 (8.96%) UML
14 11 (8.21%) Mathematics
14 11 (8.21%) SDLC
15 8 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
16 6 (4.48%) CRM
16 6 (4.48%) Machine Learning
16 6 (4.48%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (39.55%) C
2 42 (31.34%) C#
3 35 (26.12%) JavaScript
4 33 (24.63%) Java
5 20 (14.93%) MATLAB
6 15 (11.19%) SQL
7 13 (9.70%) Python
8 10 (7.46%) PHP
9 8 (5.97%) VB
9 8 (5.97%) VB.NET
10 6 (4.48%) Ada
11 3 (2.24%) Perl
11 3 (2.24%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.24%) Tcl
12 2 (1.49%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.75%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.75%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.75%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.75%) Ruby
13 1 (0.75%) VC++
Qualifications
1 69 (51.49%) Degree
2 35 (26.12%) PhD
3 5 (3.73%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.49%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.75%) CEH
5 1 (0.75%) CPTE
5 1 (0.75%) CREST Certified
5 1 (0.75%) OSCP
System Software
1 7 (5.22%) Hyper-V
2 5 (3.73%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (3.73%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 5 (3.73%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (2.24%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.75%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 8 (5.97%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.48%) Dell
3 5 (3.73%) Sage
3 5 (3.73%) SonicWALL
3 5 (3.73%) Symantec
4 4 (2.99%) IBM
5 3 (2.24%) Cadence
5 3 (2.24%) EMC
5 3 (2.24%) Oracle
6 1 (0.75%) Adobe
6 1 (0.75%) Apple
6 1 (0.75%) Cisco
6 1 (0.75%) HP
6 1 (0.75%) Toshiba
6 1 (0.75%) Xilinx
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