Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 63 94
Rank change year-on-year -8 +31 -1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 26 61 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.37% 3.76% 2.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.78% 7.83% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 31 153 68
Bedfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.86% -12.50%
10th Percentile £27,000 £22,750 £19,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £51,750 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88% +6.25%

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 450 779 834
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 41.02% 48.03% 42.08%
Number of salaries quoted 379 704 764
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,475 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,750 £69,700 £58,925
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +32 15 £55,000 +134.04%
Bedford -19 4 £29,500 -18.06%
C++
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 15 (57.69%) C#
2 14 (53.85%) .NET
3 12 (46.15%) Computer Science
4 11 (42.31%) Degree
4 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
5 10 (38.46%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (34.62%) Mathematics
6 9 (34.62%) Windows
7 8 (30.77%) OpenGL
7 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
8 7 (26.92%) MFC
8 7 (26.92%) Java
8 7 (26.92%) Visual Studio
8 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
8 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
8 7 (26.92%) Mentoring
9 6 (23.08%) Xamarin
9 6 (23.08%) Mobile App
9 6 (23.08%) iPad
9 6 (23.08%) Ajax
9 6 (23.08%) ATL
10 5 (19.23%) 3D Modelling
11 4 (15.38%) Mobile Development
11 4 (15.38%) HTML
11 4 (15.38%) Python
12 3 (11.54%) WinForms
12 3 (11.54%) OO
12 3 (11.54%) Linux
12 3 (11.54%) SQL
12 3 (11.54%) XML

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:

Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) MarkLogic
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.69%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (7.69%) Rational Rose
3 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (7.69%) Aerospace
1 2 (7.69%) Publishing
2 1 (3.85%) Automotive
2 1 (3.85%) Electronics
2 1 (3.85%) Games
2 1 (3.85%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Architect
3 6 (23.08%) C# Developer
3 6 (23.08%) C++ Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Software Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Java Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Software Architect
5 3 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (11.54%) C# Software Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) C++/C# Developer
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) XML Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Embedded Software Developer
7 1 (3.85%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (53.85%) .NET
2 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
2 8 (30.77%) OpenGL
3 7 (26.92%) MFC
4 6 (23.08%) Ajax
4 6 (23.08%) ATL
5 4 (15.38%) HTML
6 3 (11.54%) WinForms
6 3 (11.54%) XML
7 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
7 2 (7.69%) CSS
7 2 (7.69%) Entity Framework
7 2 (7.69%) XHTML
7 2 (7.69%) XSL
7 2 (7.69%) XSLT
8 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.85%) RESTful
8 1 (3.85%) WCF
8 1 (3.85%) WPF
8 1 (3.85%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Computer Science
2 6 (23.08%) iPad
2 6 (23.08%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.69%) Semantic Web
4 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Mathematics
2 7 (26.92%) Mentoring
2 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
3 5 (19.23%) 3D Modelling
4 4 (15.38%) Mobile Development
5 3 (11.54%) OO
5 3 (11.54%) Re-Platforming
6 2 (7.69%) Content Development
6 2 (7.69%) Ontologies
6 2 (7.69%) Physics
6 2 (7.69%) RDF
6 2 (7.69%) SDLC
6 2 (7.69%) UML
6 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Analytical Thinking
7 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.85%) Image Processing
7 1 (3.85%) Multithreading
7 1 (3.85%) Project Management
7 1 (3.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) C#
2 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
3 7 (26.92%) Java
4 4 (15.38%) Python
5 3 (11.54%) SQL
6 2 (7.69%) Ada
7 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) Degree
2 10 (38.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Xamarin