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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank - 43 25
Permanent jobs citing C++ 0 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford - 2.03% 8.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 4.29% 20.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 18
Average salary - £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
155 140 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 48.44% 47.46% 39.91%
Number of salaries quoted 148 138 85
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 18 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) SQLite
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQLite
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared