Period
to 24 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 6 months to 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 64 87
Rank change year-on-year -13 +23 +16
Permanent jobs citing C++ 13 39 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.36% 3.17% 2.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.14% 7.54% 5.84%
Number of salaries quoted 11 57 90
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +2.56% -8.24%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
East of England median annual salary £52,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +30.00% -3.61% -2.35%

C++ is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 414 517 754
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 43.22% 42.07% 43.89%
Number of salaries quoted 380 416 670
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +2.35%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Bedfordshire

C++
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for C++ in Bedfordshire

C++
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Bedfordshire

C++
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 24 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -3 7 £50,000 +31.58% 10
Dunstable +10 2 £50,000 -
C++
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 10 (76.92%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) WPF
3 5 (38.46%) WinForms
3 5 (38.46%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) .NET
3 5 (38.46%) OO
3 5 (38.46%) WCF
4 4 (30.77%) Collaborative Working
4 4 (30.77%) Coaching
4 4 (30.77%) Python
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) Mathematics
4 4 (30.77%) Physics
5 3 (23.08%) Lua
5 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 3 (23.08%) Game Development
5 3 (23.08%) Perl
5 3 (23.08%) OOD
5 3 (23.08%) Games
5 3 (23.08%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 3 (23.08%) Unreal Engine
5 3 (23.08%) Android
5 3 (23.08%) iPhone
5 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
5 3 (23.08%) 3D Programming
5 3 (23.08%) Data Structures
5 3 (23.08%) Algorithms
6 2 (15.38%) UML
6 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (15.38%) Rational Rose
General
1 3 (23.08%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Military
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) C++ Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C++ Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C++/C# Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Games Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Games Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Business Information Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Python Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) WPF
2 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) WCF
2 5 (38.46%) WinForms
3 3 (23.08%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 3 (23.08%) Unreal Engine
4 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Algorithms
1 3 (23.08%) Data Structures
1 3 (23.08%) iPhone
2 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) NHS
2 1 (7.69%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) OO
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Coaching
2 4 (30.77%) Collaborative Working
2 4 (30.77%) Mathematics
2 4 (30.77%) Physics
3 3 (23.08%) 3D Programming
3 3 (23.08%) Game Development
3 3 (23.08%) OOD
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
4 2 (15.38%) UML
5 1 (7.69%) Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Computer Vision
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Decision-Making
5 1 (7.69%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (7.69%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) Python
4 3 (23.08%) Lua
4 3 (23.08%) Perl
5 2 (15.38%) Ada
5 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.69%) C
6 1 (7.69%) PHP
6 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) DBS Check
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.69%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft