The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 75 82 67
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Permanent jobs citing C++ 12 11 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.29% 1.10% 2.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.91% 2.21% 7.31%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 30
Average salary £43,750 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,700 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
C++
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
413 498 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 44.41% 50.00% 39.95%
Number of salaries quoted 386 471 442
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

C++
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

C++ Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

C++
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

C++
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +9 3 £42,500 +70.00%
Bedford +5 3 £40,000 +60.00%
Dunstable -9 1 £47,500 +18.75%
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 19 (50.00%) C#
2 18 (47.37%) C
2 18 (47.37%) .NET
2 18 (47.37%) Software Engineering
3 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (36.84%) Java
4 14 (36.84%) JavaScript
4 14 (36.84%) Visual Studio
5 13 (34.21%) SQL
5 13 (34.21%) ASP.NET
6 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
7 11 (28.95%) XML
7 11 (28.95%) UML
8 10 (26.32%) VB
9 9 (23.68%) HTML
9 9 (23.68%) VB.NET
9 9 (23.68%) MS Office
9 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
9 9 (23.68%) VB6
9 9 (23.68%) Security Cleared
10 8 (21.05%) Crystal Reports
10 8 (21.05%) Business Objects
10 8 (21.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 8 (21.05%) Subversion
10 8 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (18.42%) Finance
11 7 (18.42%) Banking
12 6 (15.79%) MFC
12 6 (15.79%) Oracle

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 3 (7.89%) Tomcat
1 3 (7.89%) MQSeries
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Office
2 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.63%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) AMQP
2 1 (2.63%) HTTP
2 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.63%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.05%) Crystal Reports
2 8 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.63%) SQLite
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (36.84%) Visual Studio
2 8 (21.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 8 (21.05%) Subversion
2 8 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (15.79%) Rational DOORS
4 5 (13.16%) Rational Rhapsody
4 5 (13.16%) Bugzilla
5 2 (5.26%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (2.63%) JIRA
6 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
1 7 (18.42%) Banking
2 6 (15.79%) Aerospace
3 5 (13.16%) Retail
4 4 (10.53%) Manufacturing
5 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.63%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 21 (55.26%) Developer
2 12 (31.58%) Software Engineer
3 9 (23.68%) Software Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Senior Developer
4 6 (15.79%) C++ Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Test Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Software Test Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) C++/C# Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Applications Support
7 3 (7.89%) .NET Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Applications Support Specialist
8 2 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Support Specialist
8 2 (5.26%) Applications Specialist
8 2 (5.26%) Graduate
8 2 (5.26%) Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Systems Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (47.37%) .NET
2 13 (34.21%) ASP.NET
3 11 (28.95%) XML
4 9 (23.68%) HTML
5 6 (15.79%) MFC
6 5 (13.16%) ATL
6 5 (13.16%) Ajax
7 3 (7.89%) .NET Framework
7 3 (7.89%) Middleware
8 2 (5.26%) REST
8 2 (5.26%) JMS
8 2 (5.26%) OpenGL
8 2 (5.26%) XSL
8 2 (5.26%) XSLT
9 1 (2.63%) J2SE
9 1 (2.63%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (2.63%) EJB
9 1 (2.63%) JSP
9 1 (2.63%) STL
9 1 (2.63%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) Software Engineering
2 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (28.95%) UML
4 6 (15.79%) Unit Testing
5 5 (13.16%) Waterfall
5 5 (13.16%) Use Case
6 3 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (7.89%) ITIL
6 3 (7.89%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (7.89%) Project Management
6 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
6 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.26%) 3D Modelling
7 2 (5.26%) Software Architecture
7 2 (5.26%) Test Management
8 1 (2.63%) Multithreading
8 1 (2.63%) Time Management
8 1 (2.63%) Line Management
8 1 (2.63%) Scrum
8 1 (2.63%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 19 (50.00%) C#
2 18 (47.37%) C
3 14 (36.84%) Java
3 14 (36.84%) JavaScript
4 13 (34.21%) SQL
5 10 (26.32%) VB
6 9 (23.68%) VB.NET
6 9 (23.68%) VB6
7 3 (7.89%) Erlang
7 3 (7.89%) Groovy
8 2 (5.26%) MATLAB
8 2 (5.26%) Perl
8 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.63%) Python
9 1 (2.63%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.63%) XAML
9 1 (2.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) Security Cleared
2 6 (15.79%) Degree
2 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.05%) Business Objects
3 6 (15.79%) Oracle
4 5 (13.16%) Xamarin
5 3 (7.89%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.63%) ESRI
6 1 (2.63%) Luciad
6 1 (2.63%) Retek
Bedfordshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - 48k per year
Posted: 6 days ago