The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 37 39 42
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.47% 0.79% 1.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.05% 2.60% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -17.64%
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 Luton region.

Programming Languages Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
95 77 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 45.02% 30.56% 33.44%
Number of salaries quoted 83 70 79
Median salary £47,500 £43,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.82% +8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of job ads across the Luton region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

C++
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Luton region.

C++ Salary Trend in Luton

C++
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 22 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 Luton region with a requirement for C++.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA