Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 6 months to 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 66 38
Rank change year-on-year -14 -28 +10
Permanent jobs citing C++ 25 32 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.64% 3.46% 5.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.45% 5.99% 12.73%
Number of salaries quoted 24 44 84
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £60,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -11.11%

C++ is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 459 534 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 48.42% 57.73% 43.52%
Number of salaries quoted 367 458 392
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £69,250 £67,500 £69,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Watford

C++
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for C++ in Watford

C++
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Watford over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for C++.

1 20 (80.00%) Data Analysis
2 17 (68.00%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (68.00%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (52.00%) SQL
4 12 (48.00%) C#
4 12 (48.00%) Python
4 12 (48.00%) Degree
5 10 (40.00%) JSON
5 10 (40.00%) Data Migration
5 10 (40.00%) Reference Data
5 10 (40.00%) SC Cleared
5 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 10 (40.00%) RESTful
5 10 (40.00%) Data Quality
5 10 (40.00%) Master Data Management
5 10 (40.00%) Reference Data Management
5 10 (40.00%) ETL
5 10 (40.00%) XML
5 10 (40.00%) XSD
5 10 (40.00%) VBA
5 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 10 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (40.00%) Data Management
5 10 (40.00%) Migration
6 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
7 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
8 7 (28.00%) Time Management
8 7 (28.00%) Web Application Development
8 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
8 7 (28.00%) Creative Thinking

C++
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 2 (8.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (28.00%) MySQL
3 3 (12.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Architect
1 10 (40.00%) Data Architect
1 10 (40.00%) Data Migration Architect
1 10 (40.00%) Migration Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Data Manager
2 7 (28.00%) Service Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Developer
3 3 (12.00%) MATLAB Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Process Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Graduate
4 2 (8.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Data Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) JSON
1 10 (40.00%) RESTful
1 10 (40.00%) XML
1 10 (40.00%) XSD
2 7 (28.00%) Ajax
2 7 (28.00%) CSS
2 7 (28.00%) HTML
2 7 (28.00%) LAMP
3 5 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (68.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (40.00%) Reference Data
3 3 (12.00%) Acoustics
3 3 (12.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (12.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
1 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Data Analysis
2 17 (68.00%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (40.00%) Data Management
3 10 (40.00%) Data Migration
3 10 (40.00%) ETL
3 10 (40.00%) Master Data Management
3 10 (40.00%) Migration
3 10 (40.00%) Reference Data Management
4 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
5 7 (28.00%) Analytical Thinking
5 7 (28.00%) Creative Thinking
5 7 (28.00%) Time Management
5 7 (28.00%) Web Application Development
6 6 (24.00%) Data Acquisition
7 5 (20.00%) Mathematics
8 3 (12.00%) Computational Fluid Dynamics
8 3 (12.00%) Finite Element Analysis
8 3 (12.00%) Machine Learning
8 3 (12.00%) Physics
8 3 (12.00%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) SQL
2 12 (48.00%) C#
2 12 (48.00%) Python
3 10 (40.00%) VBA
4 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (28.00%) PHP
6 3 (12.00%) Java
6 3 (12.00%) MATLAB
7 2 (8.00%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Degree
2 10 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (12.00%) PhD
4 2 (8.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (40.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft