The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 43 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing C++ 9 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.31% - 0.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.92% - 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 2
Average salary £35,000 - £38,750
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 - £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 - £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C++
Bedfordshire

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
130 151 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 47.79% 48.09% 46.88%
Number of salaries quoted 120 144 135
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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++
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Bedford

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
2 9 (81.82%) Computer Science
3 7 (63.64%) Degree
3 7 (63.64%) HTML
3 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
4 6 (54.55%) Python
4 6 (54.55%) SaaS
4 6 (54.55%) Entity Framework
4 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 3 (27.27%) OO
5 3 (27.27%) MFC
5 3 (27.27%) Games
5 3 (27.27%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (27.27%) Algorithms
5 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
5 3 (27.27%) Physics
5 3 (27.27%) Multithreading
5 3 (27.27%) Image Processing
6 1 (9.09%) Back Office
6 1 (9.09%) MVC
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (9.09%) Billing
6 1 (9.09%) C
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) Knowledge Management

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) SaaS
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (27.27%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Billing
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Software Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Graduate
4 3 (27.27%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Portal Developer
6 1 (9.09%) CRM Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
2 7 (63.64%) HTML
3 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
3 6 (54.55%) Entity Framework
4 3 (27.27%) MFC
5 1 (9.09%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Computer Science
2 3 (27.27%) Algorithms
2 3 (27.27%) Artificial Intelligence
2 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
2 3 (27.27%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) Multithreading
2 3 (27.27%) Image Processing
2 3 (27.27%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
Bedford
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