Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 40 47
Rank change year-on-year -21 +7 +31
Permanent jobs citing C++ 38 55 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 3.92% 5.29% 5.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.96% 12.64% 11.72%
Number of salaries quoted 55 76 72
Watford median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £22,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £52,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% -

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 546 435 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 56.35% 41.83% 46.39%
Number of salaries quoted 464 382 406
Watford median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £69,625 £70,000 £60,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%

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 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Watford region with a requirement for C++.

1 20 (52.63%) Telecoms
2 17 (44.74%) LabVIEW
2 17 (44.74%) Computer Science
2 17 (44.74%) Data Acquisition
3 14 (36.84%) MATLAB
3 14 (36.84%) Data Analysis
3 14 (36.84%) PhD
3 14 (36.84%) Algorithms
3 14 (36.84%) Signal Processing
3 14 (36.84%) Machine Learning
3 14 (36.84%) Mathematics
3 14 (36.84%) Physics
4 13 (34.21%) iOS Development
5 12 (31.58%) Apple iOS
5 12 (31.58%) User Experience
5 12 (31.58%) Finite Element Analysis
5 12 (31.58%) Subversion
6 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (28.95%) MVC
6 11 (28.95%) Xcode
6 11 (28.95%) Objective-C
6 11 (28.95%) OOP
6 11 (28.95%) SQLite
6 11 (28.95%) Git (software)
6 11 (28.95%) JavaScriptCore
6 11 (28.95%) Cocoa Touch
6 11 (28.95%) iBeacon
6 11 (28.95%) iOS SDK
7 10 (26.32%) CocoaPods
7 10 (26.32%) Memory Management

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 4 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.89%) IIS
3 1 (2.63%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (10.53%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.95%) iBeacon
2 4 (10.53%) Firewall
3 1 (2.63%) Bluetooth
3 1 (2.63%) Modbus
3 1 (2.63%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) SQLite
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (44.74%) LabVIEW
2 12 (31.58%) Subversion
3 11 (28.95%) Git (software)
3 11 (28.95%) Xcode
4 10 (26.32%) CocoaPods
5 1 (2.63%) JUnit
5 1 (2.63%) Maven
General
1 20 (52.63%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Czech Language
3 1 (2.63%) Electronics
3 1 (2.63%) French Language
3 1 (2.63%) German Language
3 1 (2.63%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Developer
2 14 (36.84%) MATLAB Engineer
2 14 (36.84%) Process Engineer
3 11 (28.95%) iOS Developer
4 7 (18.42%) Software Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Mobile Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Software Developer
7 3 (7.89%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) C Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) C Software Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) C# Software Developer
9 1 (2.63%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Graduate Electronics Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Java Swing Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Junior Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Junior VB Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Objective-C Developer
9 1 (2.63%) SQL Developer
9 1 (2.63%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) Cocoa Touch
1 11 (28.95%) iOS SDK
1 11 (28.95%) JavaScriptCore
2 3 (7.89%) Hibernate
3 2 (5.26%) .NET
3 2 (5.26%) Spring
4 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.63%) J2EE
4 1 (2.63%) JNI
4 1 (2.63%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 17 (44.74%) Computer Science
2 14 (36.84%) Algorithms
3 12 (31.58%) User Experience
4 4 (10.53%) Acoustics
5 3 (7.89%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (7.89%) iPhone
6 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.63%) CAN bus
6 1 (2.63%) Contactless
6 1 (2.63%) EMV
6 1 (2.63%) iPad
6 1 (2.63%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 12 (31.58%) Apple iOS
2 8 (21.05%) Linux
3 7 (18.42%) Windows
4 4 (10.53%) Windows 10
4 4 (10.53%) Windows 7
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Data Acquisition
2 14 (36.84%) Data Analysis
2 14 (36.84%) Machine Learning
2 14 (36.84%) Mathematics
2 14 (36.84%) Physics
2 14 (36.84%) Signal Processing
3 13 (34.21%) iOS Development
4 12 (31.58%) Finite Element Analysis
5 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (28.95%) MVC
5 11 (28.95%) OOP
6 10 (26.32%) Memory Management
7 7 (18.42%) Mobile Development
7 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
8 4 (10.53%) Logistics
8 4 (10.53%) Mobile Device Management
8 4 (10.53%) Test Automation
9 3 (7.89%) CRM
10 1 (2.63%) ERP
10 1 (2.63%) OO
Programming Languages
1 14 (36.84%) MATLAB
2 11 (28.95%) Objective-C
3 9 (23.68%) C
4 5 (13.16%) C#
4 5 (13.16%) SQL
5 4 (10.53%) Java
5 4 (10.53%) VB
6 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.63%) Delphi
7 1 (2.63%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.63%) Python
7 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (36.84%) PhD
2 4 (10.53%) Degree
3 3 (7.89%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.63%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 3 (7.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (2.63%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Dell
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
1 4 (10.53%) Sage
2 3 (7.89%) SonicWALL
2 3 (7.89%) Symantec
3 1 (2.63%) Apple
3 1 (2.63%) EMC
3 1 (2.63%) Google
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle