The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 25 44 49
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +5
Permanent jobs citing C++ 4 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.90% 1.22% 0.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.70% 2.48% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 3
Median salary £50,000 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £32,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £32,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Programming Languages Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
46 121 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 33.33% 49.19% 47.39%
Number of salaries quoted 45 113 131
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

C++
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

C++ Salary Trend in Bedford

C++
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

C++ Salary Histogram in Bedford

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Bedford region with a requirement for C++.

1 26 (100.00%) Degree
2 25 (96.15%) Software Engineering
3 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (76.92%) Scrum
3 20 (76.92%) Git (software)
4 19 (73.08%) Computer Science
5 15 (57.69%) .NET
6 14 (53.85%) C#
6 14 (53.85%) HTML
6 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
6 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET
6 14 (53.85%) Computer Vision
7 12 (46.15%) MVC
7 12 (46.15%) CSS
7 12 (46.15%) jQuery
7 12 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (46.15%) HTML5
7 12 (46.15%) CSS3
7 12 (46.15%) Web Development
7 12 (46.15%) AngularJS
7 12 (46.15%) Grunt
7 12 (46.15%) gulp
8 11 (42.31%) Mathematics
8 11 (42.31%) Physics
8 11 (42.31%) Linux
8 11 (42.31%) PhD
9 10 (38.46%) Python
10 8 (30.77%) Games
10 8 (30.77%) Embedded Linux
10 8 (30.77%) Bash Shell

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (76.92%) Git (software)
2 12 (46.15%) Grunt
2 12 (46.15%) gulp
2 12 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (30.77%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (30.77%) Electronics
1 8 (30.77%) Games
2 3 (11.54%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Developer
2 12 (46.15%) .NET Developer
2 12 (46.15%) .NET Web Developer
2 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET Developer
2 12 (46.15%) C# .NET Developer
2 12 (46.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 12 (46.15%) C# Developer
2 12 (46.15%) C# Web Developer
2 12 (46.15%) Software Engineer
2 12 (46.15%) Web Developer
3 9 (34.62%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Embedded Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Embedded Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Identity Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) .NET
2 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET
2 14 (53.85%) HTML
3 12 (46.15%) AngularJS
3 12 (46.15%) CSS
3 12 (46.15%) CSS3
3 12 (46.15%) HTML5
3 12 (46.15%) jQuery
4 8 (30.77%) Yocto
5 3 (11.54%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 3 (11.54%) MFC
5 3 (11.54%) OpenGL
5 3 (11.54%) STL
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
6 2 (7.69%) Entity Framework
7 1 (3.85%) J2EE
7 1 (3.85%) REST
7 1 (3.85%) RESTful
7 1 (3.85%) SailPoint
7 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (73.08%) Computer Science
2 11 (42.31%) Mathematics
2 11 (42.31%) Physics
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Linux
2 8 (30.77%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (15.38%) Windows
4 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (96.15%) Software Engineering
2 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (76.92%) Scrum
3 14 (53.85%) Computer Vision
4 12 (46.15%) MVC
4 12 (46.15%) Web Development
5 3 (11.54%) Multithreading
5 3 (11.54%) SDLC
6 1 (3.85%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (3.85%) Identity Management
6 1 (3.85%) Information Security
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL
6 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) C#
1 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 10 (38.46%) Python
3 8 (30.77%) Bash Shell
4 2 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (3.85%) Java
5 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (100.00%) Degree
2 11 (42.31%) PhD
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Firmware
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) CA
1 1 (3.85%) Dell
1 1 (3.85%) IBM
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle