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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 69 53 72
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +19
Permanent jobs citing C++ 28 43 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.75% 3.69% 2.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.14% 8.33% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 28 41 23
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
456 516 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 44.71% 44.33% 40.35%
Number of salaries quoted 419 474 404
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £56,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015. 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 +17 17 £40,000 -9.09%
Bedford - 11 £35,000 - 1
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 27 (56.25%) Computer Science
2 23 (47.92%) Degree
3 21 (43.75%) Java
4 19 (39.58%) Mathematics
5 17 (35.42%) Security Cleared
6 16 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 15 (31.25%) JavaScript
8 13 (27.08%) SQL
9 11 (22.92%) .NET
9 11 (22.92%) C#
9 11 (22.92%) HTML
9 11 (22.92%) Linux
10 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (18.75%) C
12 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET
12 7 (14.58%) Mentoring
13 6 (12.50%) Entity Framework
13 6 (12.50%) MySQL
13 6 (12.50%) Python
13 6 (12.50%) .NET Framework
13 6 (12.50%) SaaS
14 5 (10.42%) AMQP
14 5 (10.42%) Groovy
14 5 (10.42%) Banking
14 5 (10.42%) Scrum
14 5 (10.42%) Tomcat
14 5 (10.42%) UML
14 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
14 5 (10.42%) JMS
14 5 (10.42%) Finance

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 5 (10.42%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) SaaS
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) AMQP
2 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) MySQL
2 4 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 4 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.08%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.08%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (2.08%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (2.08%) Bugzilla
2 1 (2.08%) Xcode
2 1 (2.08%) Subversion
2 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (10.42%) Finance
1 5 (10.42%) Banking
2 3 (6.25%) Games
3 1 (2.08%) Billing
3 1 (2.08%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 27 (56.25%) Developer
2 13 (27.08%) C++ Developer
3 12 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 12 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 12 (25.00%) Senior C++ Developer
4 9 (18.75%) Java Developer
5 7 (14.58%) Applications Support
6 6 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 6 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (10.42%) Applications Support Specialist
7 5 (10.42%) Applications Specialist
7 5 (10.42%) Support Specialist
8 4 (8.33%) Graduate
9 3 (6.25%) Architect
9 3 (6.25%) C++ Software Developer
9 3 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (6.25%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 2 (4.17%) Java Architect
10 2 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
10 2 (4.17%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.92%) HTML
1 11 (22.92%) .NET
2 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET
3 6 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 6 (12.50%) Entity Framework
4 5 (10.42%) REST
4 5 (10.42%) XML
4 5 (10.42%) XSL
4 5 (10.42%) XSLT
4 5 (10.42%) JMS
5 4 (8.33%) Qt
5 4 (8.33%) CSS
6 3 (6.25%) Java EE
6 3 (6.25%) J2EE
6 3 (6.25%) MFC
7 1 (2.08%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (56.25%) Computer Science
2 19 (39.58%) Mathematics
3 3 (6.25%) Physics
3 3 (6.25%) Algorithms
3 3 (6.25%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.92%) Linux
2 3 (6.25%) Android
2 3 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.58%) Mentoring
4 5 (10.42%) Scrum
4 5 (10.42%) UML
5 3 (6.25%) OO
5 3 (6.25%) Multithreading
5 3 (6.25%) Image Processing
6 2 (4.17%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.08%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.08%) TDD
7 1 (2.08%) Android Development
7 1 (2.08%) CRM
7 1 (2.08%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.08%) Project Management
7 1 (2.08%) MVC
7 1 (2.08%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (2.08%) Web Development
7 1 (2.08%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 21 (43.75%) Java
2 15 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 13 (27.08%) SQL
4 11 (22.92%) C#
5 9 (18.75%) C
6 6 (12.50%) Python
7 5 (10.42%) Groovy
8 4 (8.33%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.08%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.08%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 23 (47.92%) Degree
2 17 (35.42%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.08%) VocaLink
2 1 (2.08%) Appcelerator
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + PENSION
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago