The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Royston 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Hertfordshire / Royston
Rank 5 10 7
Rank change year-on-year +5 -3  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 2 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Royston 10.00% 12.50% 16.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.00% 50.00% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 5
Median salary £65,000 £31,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +106.34% -25.88%  
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 Royston with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Royston
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 10 10 12
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Royston 50.00% 25.00% 38.71%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 12
Median salary £50,000 £28,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +78.57% -34.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £46,000 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Royston

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Royston 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 Royston

C++
Salary Trend in Royston

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ in Royston.

Salary trend for C++ in Royston

C++
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Royston

For the 6 months to 26 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 Royston region with a requirement for C++.

1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Aerospace
2 4 (66.67%) Automotive
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) Embedded C
2 4 (66.67%) Life Science
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (33.33%) Electronics
3 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (33.33%) Degree

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Royston 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:

General
1 4 (66.67%) Aerospace
1 4 (66.67%) Automotive
2 2 (33.33%) Electronics
2 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Life Science
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C
2 4 (66.67%) Embedded C
2 4 (66.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared