Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 62 48
Rank change year-on-year -4 -14 +1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 35 42 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 3.68% 4.13% 4.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.04% 7.39% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 39 59 58
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -1.32% +4.83%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +8.97% -6.02% -4.60%

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 497 568 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 52.26% 55.85% 42.00%
Number of salaries quoted 413 471 343
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,750 £32,500 £31,050
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 18 (51.43%) Degree
2 17 (48.57%) Python
3 16 (45.71%) Telecoms
3 16 (45.71%) Data Analysis
4 14 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 14 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (37.14%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (37.14%) LabVIEW
5 13 (37.14%) SQL
6 11 (31.43%) Data Acquisition
7 10 (28.57%) C#
7 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
8 9 (25.71%) Windows
8 9 (25.71%) Linux
9 8 (22.86%) Physics
9 8 (22.86%) PhD
9 8 (22.86%) MATLAB
9 8 (22.86%) Acoustics
9 8 (22.86%) Data Science
9 8 (22.86%) Algorithms
9 8 (22.86%) Signal Processing
9 8 (22.86%) Machine Learning
9 8 (22.86%) Embedded Systems
10 7 (20.00%) Time Management
10 7 (20.00%) Web Application Development
10 7 (20.00%) Creative Thinking
10 7 (20.00%) Analytical Thinking
10 7 (20.00%) Windows Server
10 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 7 (20.00%) PHP

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 (5.71%) Apache
2 1 (2.86%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) MySQL
2 6 (17.14%) NoSQL
2 6 (17.14%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.71%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (37.14%) LabVIEW
2 1 (2.86%) JUnit
2 1 (2.86%) Maven
2 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 16 (45.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.86%) Czech Language
2 1 (2.86%) French Language
2 1 (2.86%) German Language
2 1 (2.86%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) Process Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Data Manager
3 7 (20.00%) Service Manager
4 6 (17.14%) Architect
4 6 (17.14%) Data Architect
4 6 (17.14%) Data Migration Architect
4 6 (17.14%) Migration Architect
5 5 (14.29%) Research Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Software Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Graduate
6 3 (8.57%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) MATLAB Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Data Analysis Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Data Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) Ajax
1 7 (20.00%) CSS
1 7 (20.00%) HTML
1 7 (20.00%) LAMP
2 6 (17.14%) JSON
2 6 (17.14%) RESTful
2 6 (17.14%) XML
2 6 (17.14%) XSD
3 5 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (2.86%) .NET
4 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.86%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.86%) J2EE
4 1 (2.86%) J2SE
4 1 (2.86%) JavaFX
4 1 (2.86%) Spring
4 1 (2.86%) Spring Boot
4 1 (2.86%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 13 (37.14%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (22.86%) Acoustics
3 8 (22.86%) Algorithms
3 8 (22.86%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (17.14%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Linux
1 9 (25.71%) Windows
2 7 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Data Analysis
2 14 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (31.43%) Data Acquisition
4 8 (22.86%) Data Science
4 8 (22.86%) Machine Learning
4 8 (22.86%) Physics
4 8 (22.86%) Signal Processing
5 7 (20.00%) Analytical Thinking
5 7 (20.00%) Creative Thinking
5 7 (20.00%) Time Management
5 7 (20.00%) Web Application Development
6 6 (17.14%) Data Management
6 6 (17.14%) Data Migration
6 6 (17.14%) ETL
6 6 (17.14%) Master Data Management
6 6 (17.14%) Mathematics
6 6 (17.14%) Migration
6 6 (17.14%) Reference Data Management
7 5 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence
7 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) Python
2 13 (37.14%) SQL
3 10 (28.57%) C#
3 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 8 (22.86%) MATLAB
5 7 (20.00%) PHP
6 6 (17.14%) VBA
7 5 (14.29%) C
7 5 (14.29%) Java
8 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (51.43%) Degree
2 8 (22.86%) PhD
3 6 (17.14%) SC Cleared
3 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
4 5 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle