The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 60 63 84
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +21
Permanent jobs citing C++ 7 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.15% 2.55% 0.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.76% 6.41% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 10
Median salary £48,750 £39,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.41% -9.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £32,500 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £62,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
254 312 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 41.85% 39.80% 41.51%
Number of salaries quoted 226 280 362
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 February 2017.

C++ Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

C++
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable -1 4 £48,750 +10.79%
Bedford +5 1 £62,500 +92.30%
Luton +3 1 £38,000 +8.57%
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 23 (63.89%) .NET
2 22 (61.11%) Software Engineering
3 21 (58.33%) C#
4 20 (55.56%) Degree
5 17 (47.22%) JavaScript
5 17 (47.22%) ASP.NET
6 16 (44.44%) Computer Science
7 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (36.11%) Windows
9 12 (33.33%) Scrum
9 12 (33.33%) Git (software)
10 11 (30.56%) OpenGL
10 11 (30.56%) MFC
11 10 (27.78%) Computer Vision
12 9 (25.00%) HTML
13 8 (22.22%) ATL
13 8 (22.22%) CSS
13 8 (22.22%) Linux
13 8 (22.22%) Visual Studio
13 8 (22.22%) MVC
13 8 (22.22%) Games
13 8 (22.22%) Grunt
13 8 (22.22%) gulp
13 8 (22.22%) iPad
13 8 (22.22%) CSS3
13 8 (22.22%) AngularJS
13 8 (22.22%) Xamarin
13 8 (22.22%) Mobile App
13 8 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (22.22%) 3D Modelling

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 2 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.56%) Ethernet
2 2 (5.56%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 2 (5.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 8 (22.22%) Grunt
2 8 (22.22%) gulp
2 8 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (22.22%) Visual Studio
3 4 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.78%) Bugzilla
4 1 (2.78%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (2.78%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 8 (22.22%) Games
2 4 (11.11%) Aerospace
2 4 (11.11%) Electronics
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (58.33%) Developer
2 13 (36.11%) C# Developer
3 12 (33.33%) C++ Developer
3 12 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
3 12 (33.33%) Software Engineer
4 8 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 8 (22.22%) .NET Web Developer
4 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (22.22%) C# Web Developer
4 8 (22.22%) Web Developer
5 5 (13.89%) C++/C# Developer
6 4 (11.11%) C++ Software Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Design Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Identity Management Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Management Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (63.89%) .NET
2 17 (47.22%) ASP.NET
3 11 (30.56%) MFC
3 11 (30.56%) OpenGL
4 9 (25.00%) HTML
5 8 (22.22%) Ajax
5 8 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 8 (22.22%) ATL
5 8 (22.22%) CSS
5 8 (22.22%) CSS3
5 8 (22.22%) HTML5
5 8 (22.22%) jQuery
6 4 (11.11%) Yocto
7 3 (8.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 3 (8.33%) STL
8 2 (5.56%) J2EE
8 2 (5.56%) REST
8 2 (5.56%) SailPoint
8 2 (5.56%) SOAP
8 2 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 8 (22.22%) iPad
2 8 (22.22%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.56%) ASIC
3 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (5.56%) SystemC
3 2 (5.56%) Verilog
4 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) Windows
2 8 (22.22%) Linux
3 4 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) Software Engineering
2 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (33.33%) Scrum
4 10 (27.78%) Computer Vision
5 8 (22.22%) 3D Modelling
5 8 (22.22%) Mathematics
5 8 (22.22%) MVC
5 8 (22.22%) Web Development
6 7 (19.44%) Mobile Development
6 7 (19.44%) Physics
7 3 (8.33%) Multithreading
7 3 (8.33%) SDLC
8 2 (5.56%) FPGA Design
8 2 (5.56%) Identity Access Management
8 2 (5.56%) Identity Management
8 2 (5.56%) Information Security
8 2 (5.56%) ITIL
8 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.78%) UML
Programming Languages
1 21 (58.33%) C#
2 17 (47.22%) JavaScript
3 6 (16.67%) Python
4 4 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 4 (11.11%) C
4 4 (11.11%) Shell Script
5 3 (8.33%) Java
6 2 (5.56%) Perl
6 2 (5.56%) Tcl
7 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (55.56%) Degree
2 7 (19.44%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Firmware
2 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Xamarin
2 2 (5.56%) CA
2 2 (5.56%) Dell
2 2 (5.56%) IBM
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle