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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 80 82 42
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -40
Permanent jobs citing C++ 22 5 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.94% 0.54% 6.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.12% 1.30% 12.65%
Number of salaries quoted 22 5 62
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,900 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
534 385 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 47.09% 41.76% 48.78%
Number of salaries quoted 474 376 449
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 2 October 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 2 October 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 -2 10 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Dunstable - 2 £37,500 -
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 32 (51.61%) C
2 29 (46.77%) SQL Server
2 29 (46.77%) Software Engineering
3 27 (43.55%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (40.32%) Java
5 22 (35.48%) C#
6 17 (27.42%) .NET
6 17 (27.42%) Security Cleared
7 16 (25.81%) SC Cleared
7 16 (25.81%) Unit Testing
7 16 (25.81%) Subversion
7 16 (25.81%) SQL
8 15 (24.19%) UML
8 15 (24.19%) Use Case
8 15 (24.19%) Degree
9 14 (22.58%) Rational DOORS
9 14 (22.58%) Banking
10 13 (20.97%) Windows
10 13 (20.97%) Visual Studio
11 12 (19.35%) MFC
11 12 (19.35%) Retail
11 12 (19.35%) Bugzilla
12 11 (17.74%) Software Architecture
12 11 (17.74%) VB
12 11 (17.74%) JavaScript
12 11 (17.74%) ASP.NET
13 10 (16.13%) XML
13 10 (16.13%) HTML
13 10 (16.13%) Risk Management
14 9 (14.52%) J2SE

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 (4.84%) MQSeries
Applications
1 8 (12.90%) MS Office
2 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) GPRS
1 4 (6.45%) GSM
2 2 (3.23%) 3GPP
2 2 (3.23%) Firewall
2 2 (3.23%) HTTP
2 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.61%) 3G
3 1 (1.61%) 2G
3 1 (1.61%) LTE
3 1 (1.61%) 4G
3 1 (1.61%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (46.77%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.90%) Crystal Reports
2 8 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.61%) SQLite
3 1 (1.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (25.81%) Subversion
2 14 (22.58%) Rational DOORS
3 13 (20.97%) Visual Studio
4 12 (19.35%) Bugzilla
5 9 (14.52%) Rational Rhapsody
6 8 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (12.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (3.23%) Eclipse
7 2 (3.23%) PowerBuilder
7 2 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 14 (22.58%) Banking
2 12 (19.35%) Retail
3 7 (11.29%) Manufacturing
4 5 (8.06%) Finance
5 4 (6.45%) Aerospace
6 3 (4.84%) Electronics
6 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (40.32%) Developer
2 24 (38.71%) Software Engineer
3 9 (14.52%) Software Test Engineer
3 9 (14.52%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 9 (14.52%) Senior Developer
3 9 (14.52%) Java Developer
3 9 (14.52%) Software Developer
3 9 (14.52%) Test Engineer
4 5 (8.06%) Graduate
4 5 (8.06%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (8.06%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (4.84%) C++/C# Developer
5 3 (4.84%) Test Leader
5 3 (4.84%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (4.84%) .NET Developer
5 3 (4.84%) C++ Developer
5 3 (4.84%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (3.23%) Analyst
6 2 (3.23%) Test Manager
6 2 (3.23%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (27.42%) .NET
2 12 (19.35%) MFC
3 11 (17.74%) ASP.NET
4 10 (16.13%) XML
4 10 (16.13%) HTML
5 9 (14.52%) J2SE
5 9 (14.52%) J2EE
5 9 (14.52%) EJB
5 9 (14.52%) JSP
5 9 (14.52%) STL
6 3 (4.84%) ATL
6 3 (4.84%) Middleware
6 3 (4.84%) Ajax
6 3 (4.84%) .NET Framework
7 2 (3.23%) CSS
8 1 (1.61%) Silverlight
8 1 (1.61%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.84%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.97%) Windows
2 5 (8.06%) Linux
3 3 (4.84%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.23%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.23%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.23%) UNIX
5 1 (1.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (46.77%) Software Engineering
2 27 (43.55%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (25.81%) Unit Testing
4 15 (24.19%) Use Case
4 15 (24.19%) UML
5 11 (17.74%) Software Architecture
6 10 (16.13%) Risk Management
7 9 (14.52%) OOP
7 9 (14.52%) Waterfall
7 9 (14.52%) Time Management
8 8 (12.90%) Project Management
8 8 (12.90%) Software Testing
9 6 (9.68%) Cyber Security
9 6 (9.68%) Line Management
10 5 (8.06%) Test Strategy
10 5 (8.06%) Test Management
11 3 (4.84%) Test Scripting
11 3 (4.84%) Test Automation
11 3 (4.84%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (4.84%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (51.61%) C
2 25 (40.32%) Java
3 22 (35.48%) C#
4 16 (25.81%) SQL
5 11 (17.74%) JavaScript
5 11 (17.74%) VB
6 9 (14.52%) VB.NET
6 9 (14.52%) VB6
7 4 (6.45%) Python
8 3 (4.84%) Perl
8 3 (4.84%) Ruby
8 3 (4.84%) Embedded C
9 2 (3.23%) MATLAB
9 2 (3.23%) VBScript
9 2 (3.23%) Lua
10 1 (1.61%) XAML
10 1 (1.61%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 17 (27.42%) Security Cleared
2 16 (25.81%) SC Cleared
3 15 (24.19%) Degree
4 7 (11.29%) ISEB
5 3 (4.84%) BC Cleared
5 3 (4.84%) DV Cleared
5 3 (4.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (3.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (12.90%) Business Objects
1 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.68%) Oracle
3 3 (4.84%) Xamarin
3 3 (4.84%) TIBCO
4 2 (3.23%) ESRI
4 2 (3.23%) Luciad
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TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum
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