The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 25 44
Rank change year-on-year +5 +19  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 11 21 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 8.80% 10.00% 0.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.00% 17.07% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 2
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

C++ is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 50 123 100
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 40.00% 58.57% 36.10%
Number of salaries quoted 48 114 86
Median salary £36,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.11% -10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford citing C++ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Bedford

C++
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for C++ in Bedford

C++
Salary Histogram in Bedford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Bedford over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Bedford

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

1 12 (100.00%) Degree
2 11 (91.67%) Computer Science
2 11 (91.67%) Python
2 11 (91.67%) Software Engineering
3 8 (66.67%) .NET
3 8 (66.67%) C#
4 7 (58.33%) HTML
4 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (58.33%) SQL
4 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
4 7 (58.33%) .NET Framework
4 7 (58.33%) SaaS
4 7 (58.33%) Entity Framework
4 7 (58.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (33.33%) Electronics
6 4 (33.33%) Scrum
6 4 (33.33%) PhD
6 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 4 (33.33%) Firmware
6 4 (33.33%) Linux
6 4 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 4 (33.33%) Yocto
6 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
6 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
6 4 (33.33%) Physics
7 1 (8.33%) SDLC
7 1 (8.33%) Java

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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 7 (58.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) .NET Software Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) C# Software Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) C++ Software Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) Cloud Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) Cloud Software Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Software Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Embedded Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Embedded Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C++/C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C++/Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior .NET Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior C++ Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) .NET Framework
2 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
2 7 (58.33%) Entity Framework
2 7 (58.33%) HTML
3 4 (33.33%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Software Engineering
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 4 (33.33%) Physics
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Python
2 8 (66.67%) C#
3 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (58.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (58.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (33.33%) PhD
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Firmware