The median annual salary for a C++ Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

C++ Developer
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 - 58
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 4 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.70% - 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% - 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 7
Median salary £37,500 - £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 543 570 493
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 95.10% 96.94% 99.20%
Number of salaries quoted 459 491 379
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

C++ Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford that featured C++ Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for C++ Developer in Watford

C++ Developer
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for C++ Developer in Watford

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, C++ Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region featuring C++ Developer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) C++
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
3 10 (76.92%) Subversion
3 10 (76.92%) Software Engineering
3 10 (76.92%) Degree
3 10 (76.92%) Physics
3 10 (76.92%) Computer Science
3 10 (76.92%) LabVIEW
3 10 (76.92%) Multithreading
3 10 (76.92%) Image Processing
3 10 (76.92%) Node.js
3 10 (76.92%) OOD
3 10 (76.92%) OpenGL
3 10 (76.92%) Visual Studio
3 10 (76.92%) OpenCV
4 3 (23.08%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) C
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) VB
5 2 (15.38%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
6 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
6 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (7.69%) Sass
6 1 (7.69%) Git (software)

C++ Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (76.92%) LabVIEW
1 10 (76.92%) Subversion
1 10 (76.92%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
2 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) Node.js
1 10 (76.92%) OpenCV
1 10 (76.92%) OpenGL
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (7.69%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Image Processing
1 10 (76.92%) Multithreading
1 10 (76.92%) OOD
1 10 (76.92%) Physics
1 10 (76.92%) Software Engineering
2 1 (7.69%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (23.08%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) C
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) VB
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef