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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 63 69 78
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Permanent jobs citing C++ 27 33 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.81% 2.87% 1.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.24% 6.42% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 27 33 14
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £40,473 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
433 514 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 45.06% 44.66% 43.77%
Number of salaries quoted 402 469 428
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 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 28 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 +12 16 £40,000 -
Bedford - 10 £35,000 - 1
Dunstable -16 2 £25,000 -33.33%
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 29 (56.86%) Computer Science
2 25 (49.02%) Degree
3 22 (43.14%) Java
4 21 (41.18%) Mathematics
5 19 (37.25%) Security Cleared
6 17 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 15 (29.41%) SQL
7 15 (29.41%) Software Engineering
8 13 (25.49%) .NET
8 13 (25.49%) HTML
9 12 (23.53%) Linux
10 11 (21.57%) C
10 11 (21.57%) C#
11 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (15.69%) Python
13 7 (13.73%) Tomcat
13 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET
13 7 (13.73%) Finance
13 7 (13.73%) Banking
13 7 (13.73%) Mentoring
14 6 (11.76%) SaaS
14 6 (11.76%) Entity Framework
14 6 (11.76%) .NET Framework
14 6 (11.76%) CSS
14 6 (11.76%) MySQL
15 5 (9.80%) Windows
15 5 (9.80%) UML
15 5 (9.80%) JMS
15 5 (9.80%) XML
15 5 (9.80%) XSL

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 7 (13.73%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.92%) IIS
2 2 (3.92%) Apache
3 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) SaaS
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) AMQP
2 4 (7.84%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) MySQL
2 4 (7.84%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Eclipse
1 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.92%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (1.96%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.96%) Xcode
3 1 (1.96%) Subversion
3 1 (1.96%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.96%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (1.96%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (13.73%) Finance
1 7 (13.73%) Banking
2 3 (5.88%) Games
3 1 (1.96%) Billing
3 1 (1.96%) Marketing
3 1 (1.96%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 28 (54.90%) Developer
2 15 (29.41%) C++ Developer
3 14 (27.45%) Senior Developer
3 14 (27.45%) Senior C++ Developer
4 12 (23.53%) Software Engineer
5 9 (17.65%) Java Developer
6 7 (13.73%) Applications Support
7 6 (11.76%) Software Developer
7 6 (11.76%) C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (9.80%) Applications Support Specialist
8 5 (9.80%) Applications Specialist
8 5 (9.80%) Support Specialist
9 4 (7.84%) Graduate
10 3 (5.88%) Analyst
10 3 (5.88%) C++ Software Developer
10 3 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
10 3 (5.88%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 2 (3.92%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 2 (3.92%) JavaScript Developer
11 2 (3.92%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.49%) HTML
1 13 (25.49%) .NET
2 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET
3 6 (11.76%) CSS
3 6 (11.76%) .NET Framework
3 6 (11.76%) Entity Framework
4 5 (9.80%) REST
4 5 (9.80%) XML
4 5 (9.80%) XSL
4 5 (9.80%) XSLT
4 5 (9.80%) JMS
5 4 (7.84%) Qt
6 3 (5.88%) Java EE
6 3 (5.88%) J2EE
6 3 (5.88%) MFC
7 1 (1.96%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (56.86%) Computer Science
2 21 (41.18%) Mathematics
3 3 (5.88%) Physics
3 3 (5.88%) Algorithms
3 3 (5.88%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.53%) Linux
2 5 (9.80%) Windows
3 3 (5.88%) Android
3 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.92%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.92%) UNIX
4 2 (3.92%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (29.41%) Software Engineering
2 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (13.73%) Mentoring
4 5 (9.80%) UML
5 4 (7.84%) Scrum
6 3 (5.88%) Multithreading
6 3 (5.88%) Image Processing
6 3 (5.88%) OO
7 2 (3.92%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (3.92%) Unit Testing
8 1 (1.96%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (1.96%) TDD
8 1 (1.96%) Android Development
8 1 (1.96%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (1.96%) Web Development
8 1 (1.96%) Use Case
8 1 (1.96%) CRM
8 1 (1.96%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.96%) Project Management
8 1 (1.96%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 22 (43.14%) Java
2 17 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 15 (29.41%) SQL
4 11 (21.57%) C
4 11 (21.57%) C#
5 8 (15.69%) Python
6 5 (9.80%) Groovy
7 4 (7.84%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.92%) VBScript
8 2 (3.92%) VB
8 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.96%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.96%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 25 (49.02%) Degree
2 19 (37.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.92%) Northgate
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle
3 1 (1.96%) VocaLink
3 1 (1.96%) Appcelerator
Bedfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bedfordshire
Annapurna
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago