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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 84 73 90
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +17
Permanent jobs citing C++ 12 20 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.29% 1.77% 1.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.09% 4.28% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 23
Average salary £42,000 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
388 467 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 41.63% 41.36% 48.42%
Number of salaries quoted 336 375 572
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,950 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,850 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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
Bedford +14 8 £45,000 +32.35% 2
Luton -9 2 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Dunstable -10 1 £44,000 -2.22% 2
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 17 (56.67%) Windows
2 16 (53.33%) Degree
3 15 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 15 (50.00%) Java
4 14 (46.67%) .NET
5 10 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
6 9 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (26.67%) MATLAB
7 8 (26.67%) C#
8 7 (23.33%) C
9 6 (20.00%) Multithreading
9 6 (20.00%) SDLC
9 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 6 (20.00%) Linux
10 5 (16.67%) Oracle
10 5 (16.67%) Unix
10 5 (16.67%) Web Services
10 5 (16.67%) ITIL
10 5 (16.67%) LDAP
10 5 (16.67%) OO
10 5 (16.67%) IBM
10 5 (16.67%) J2EE
10 5 (16.67%) SOAP
10 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
10 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
10 5 (16.67%) Dell
10 5 (16.67%) CA
10 5 (16.67%) Shell Script

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) LDAP
2 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.33%) Bluetooth
3 1 (3.33%) GPRS
3 1 (3.33%) GSM
3 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (3.33%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (3.33%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (3.33%) VectorCAST
2 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (10.00%) Aerospace
1 3 (10.00%) Avionics
2 2 (6.67%) Automotive
2 2 (6.67%) Electronics
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Games
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Software Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Architect
3 5 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Identity Management Architect
4 4 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 4 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) NoSQL Developer
5 3 (10.00%) SQL Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Development Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Graduate
6 1 (3.33%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Graduate C# Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Graduate JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.33%) MATLAB Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) .NET
2 5 (16.67%) J2EE
2 5 (16.67%) REST
2 5 (16.67%) RESTful
2 5 (16.67%) SailPoint
2 5 (16.67%) SOAP
2 5 (16.67%) Web Services
3 2 (6.67%) MFC
3 2 (6.67%) OpenGL
4 1 (3.33%) Ajax
4 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (3.33%) ATL
4 1 (3.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (3.33%) HTML
4 1 (3.33%) STL
4 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 9 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 4 (13.33%) Physics
5 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (10.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (10.00%) Robotics
6 2 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
7 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Windows
2 6 (20.00%) Linux
3 5 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (3.33%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 6 (20.00%) SDLC
4 5 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
4 5 (16.67%) Identity Management
4 5 (16.67%) Information Security
4 5 (16.67%) ITIL
4 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 5 (16.67%) OO
4 5 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 4 (13.33%) Validation
6 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.67%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (6.67%) Scrum
8 1 (3.33%) 3D Modelling
8 1 (3.33%) Business Analysis
8 1 (3.33%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) Java
2 8 (26.67%) C#
2 8 (26.67%) MATLAB
3 7 (23.33%) C
4 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 4 (13.33%) SQL
6 3 (10.00%) Perl
6 3 (10.00%) PHP
6 3 (10.00%) Python
6 3 (10.00%) Ruby
7 1 (3.33%) Ada
Qualifications
1 16 (53.33%) Degree
2 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (13.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) HND
4 1 (3.33%) PhD
4 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) DO-178B
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) CA
1 5 (16.67%) Dell
1 5 (16.67%) IBM
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Xamarin
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