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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 19 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Permanent jobs citing C++ 20 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 14.39% 4.03% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.69% 8.73% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 0
Median salary £33,500 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
81 126 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 58.27% 46.15% 51.23%
Number of salaries quoted 78 116 162
Median salary £38,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 41 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 38 (92.68%) Degree
3 35 (85.37%) Computer Science
4 24 (58.54%) C#
4 24 (58.54%) .NET
4 24 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (53.66%) HTML
5 22 (53.66%) JavaScript
5 22 (53.66%) ASP.NET
5 22 (53.66%) Computer Vision
6 18 (43.90%) Scrum
6 18 (43.90%) Mathematics
6 18 (43.90%) Git (software)
7 17 (41.46%) Linux
8 16 (39.02%) PhD
9 14 (34.15%) Windows
9 14 (34.15%) Python
10 13 (31.71%) CSS
10 13 (31.71%) MVC
10 13 (31.71%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (31.71%) HTML5
10 13 (31.71%) CSS3
10 13 (31.71%) AngularJS
10 13 (31.71%) Physics
10 13 (31.71%) jQuery
10 13 (31.71%) Web Development
10 13 (31.71%) Grunt
10 13 (31.71%) gulp
11 11 (26.83%) Aerospace
12 9 (21.95%) SQL

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 9 (21.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 18 (43.90%) Git (software)
2 13 (31.71%) Grunt
2 13 (31.71%) gulp
2 13 (31.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (26.83%) Aerospace
2 8 (19.51%) Games
3 5 (12.20%) Avionics
3 5 (12.20%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 28 (68.29%) Software Engineer
2 24 (58.54%) C++ Software Engineer
3 13 (31.71%) .NET Developer
3 13 (31.71%) .NET Web Developer
3 13 (31.71%) ASP.NET Developer
3 13 (31.71%) C# .NET Developer
3 13 (31.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 13 (31.71%) C# Developer
3 13 (31.71%) C# Web Developer
3 13 (31.71%) Developer
3 13 (31.71%) Web Developer
4 11 (26.83%) C# Software Engineer
5 9 (21.95%) .NET Software Engineer
5 9 (21.95%) Cloud Engineer
5 9 (21.95%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Junior
6 5 (12.20%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Junior Software Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Embedded Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (58.54%) .NET
2 22 (53.66%) ASP.NET
2 22 (53.66%) HTML
3 13 (31.71%) AngularJS
3 13 (31.71%) CSS
3 13 (31.71%) CSS3
3 13 (31.71%) HTML5
3 13 (31.71%) jQuery
4 9 (21.95%) .NET Framework
4 9 (21.95%) Entity Framework
5 8 (19.51%) MFC
6 6 (14.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 6 (14.63%) OpenGL
6 6 (14.63%) STL
7 5 (12.20%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 35 (85.37%) Computer Science
2 18 (43.90%) Mathematics
3 13 (31.71%) Physics
4 6 (14.63%) Robotics
5 2 (4.88%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.88%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 17 (41.46%) Linux
2 14 (34.15%) Windows
3 5 (12.20%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 24 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (53.66%) Computer Vision
4 18 (43.90%) Scrum
5 13 (31.71%) MVC
5 13 (31.71%) Web Development
6 9 (21.95%) Multithreading
7 7 (17.07%) SDLC
8 6 (14.63%) Embedded Software Development
9 2 (4.88%) Image Processing
9 2 (4.88%) OO
10 1 (2.44%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (58.54%) C#
2 22 (53.66%) JavaScript
3 14 (34.15%) Python
4 9 (21.95%) SQL
5 5 (12.20%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 38 (92.68%) Degree
2 16 (39.02%) PhD
3 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) Firmware