The first table below looks at the demand for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 76 33 26
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -7
Permanent jobs citing C++ 1 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.20% 6.34% 7.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.42% 12.59% 15.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1 16 16
Average salary £35,000 £24,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Programming Languages Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
239 135 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 47.99% 50.37% 47.51%
Number of salaries quoted 231 132 101
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
C++
Bedfordshire

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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++
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C++.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) GSM
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) SS7
3 2 (50.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Automotive
4 1 (25.00%) SQLite
4 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (25.00%) Android Development
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) UMTS
4 1 (25.00%) GPRS
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) MySQL

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) GSM
1 2 (50.00%) VoIP
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) SS7
1 2 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) UMTS
2 1 (25.00%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQLite
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) C Software Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) Graduate
3 2 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) Software Support Engineer
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
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