The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in St Albans 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Hertfordshire / St Albans
Rank - 34 41
Permanent jobs citing C++ 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans - 1.03% 2.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.37% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Median salary - £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.52%  
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 St Albans with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
St Albans
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 145 73 107
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in St Albans 82.39% 75.26% 70.86%
Number of salaries quoted 134 70 104
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in St Albans

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in St Albans 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 St Albans

C++
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Salary trend for C++ in St Albans

C++
Top 24 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 24 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 St Albans region with a requirement for C++.

1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) C#
3 4 (36.36%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) REST
4 2 (18.18%) Web Application Development
4 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
4 2 (18.18%) Spring
4 2 (18.18%) Ajax
4 2 (18.18%) JSON
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) MySQL
4 2 (18.18%) CSS
4 2 (18.18%) JSP
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
4 2 (18.18%) HTML
4 2 (18.18%) SEO
4 2 (18.18%) Games
4 2 (18.18%) Microservices
4 2 (18.18%) Front End Development
5 1 (9.09%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (9.09%) Unreal Engine

C++
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans 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 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (18.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) C++ Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C++/C# Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Java Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Java Software Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Java Technical Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior C++ Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Director
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Ajax
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) JSON
1 2 (18.18%) JSP
1 2 (18.18%) REST
1 2 (18.18%) Spring
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (9.09%) Unreal Engine
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Front End Development
2 2 (18.18%) Microservices
2 2 (18.18%) SEO
2 2 (18.18%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) SQL