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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 64 73
Rank change year-on-year +26 +9  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 29 26 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 4.81% 2.88% 2.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.78% 5.92% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 26 26 27
Median salary £42,500 £33,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.92% -20.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 269 439 475
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 44.61% 48.62% 42.41%
Number of salaries quoted 208 400 431
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.52% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,938
10% offered a salary of more than £56,600 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 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 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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +2 10 £30,000 -
Luton +10 6 £57,500 +155.55% 1
Dunstable - 1 £50,000 -
C++
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 28 (68.29%) C#
1 28 (68.29%) .NET
2 22 (53.66%) JavaScript
2 22 (53.66%) ASP.NET
3 19 (46.34%) Computer Science
4 18 (43.90%) Degree
5 16 (39.02%) Visual Studio
5 16 (39.02%) OpenGL
6 15 (36.59%) ATL
6 15 (36.59%) Windows
6 15 (36.59%) MFC
6 15 (36.59%) Software Engineering
6 15 (36.59%) Ajax
6 15 (36.59%) 3D Modelling
6 15 (36.59%) iPad
6 15 (36.59%) Xamarin
6 15 (36.59%) Mobile App
7 14 (34.15%) Mobile Development
7 14 (34.15%) Python
8 12 (29.27%) Computer Science Degree
9 11 (26.83%) Mathematics
10 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (19.51%) Java
11 7 (17.07%) HTML
11 7 (17.07%) SQL
11 7 (17.07%) .NET Framework
11 7 (17.07%) Entity Framework
11 7 (17.07%) SaaS
12 6 (14.63%) Linux
13 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared

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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (2.44%) GIS
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (39.02%) Visual Studio
2 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.76%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (9.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 26 (63.41%) Developer
2 20 (48.78%) C++ Developer
3 11 (26.83%) C++ Software Engineer
3 11 (26.83%) Software Engineer
4 8 (19.51%) C# Developer
5 7 (17.07%) .NET Software Engineer
5 7 (17.07%) C# Software Engineer
5 7 (17.07%) C++/C# Developer
5 7 (17.07%) Cloud Engineer
5 7 (17.07%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Architect
6 5 (12.20%) C++ Software Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Software Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Embedded Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Embedded Software Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Java Architect
8 3 (7.32%) Software Architect
9 2 (4.88%) .NET Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Image Processing Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (68.29%) .NET
2 22 (53.66%) ASP.NET
3 16 (39.02%) OpenGL
4 15 (36.59%) Ajax
4 15 (36.59%) ATL
4 15 (36.59%) MFC
5 7 (17.07%) .NET Framework
5 7 (17.07%) Entity Framework
5 7 (17.07%) HTML
6 4 (9.76%) Yocto
7 1 (2.44%) WinForms
7 1 (2.44%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (46.34%) Computer Science
2 15 (36.59%) iPad
2 15 (36.59%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.32%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 15 (36.59%) Windows
2 6 (14.63%) Linux
3 4 (9.76%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) 3D Modelling
1 15 (36.59%) Software Engineering
2 14 (34.15%) Mobile Development
3 11 (26.83%) Mathematics
4 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (12.20%) Mentoring
6 4 (9.76%) Physics
6 4 (9.76%) Scrum
7 2 (4.88%) Computer Vision
7 2 (4.88%) Deep Learning
7 2 (4.88%) Image Processing
7 2 (4.88%) Machine Learning
7 2 (4.88%) Neural Network
8 1 (2.44%) Analytics
8 1 (2.44%) Complexity Analysis
8 1 (2.44%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.44%) Data Analytics
8 1 (2.44%) Network Planning
8 1 (2.44%) Re-Platforming
8 1 (2.44%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 28 (68.29%) C#
2 22 (53.66%) JavaScript
3 14 (34.15%) Python
4 8 (19.51%) Java
5 7 (17.07%) SQL
6 4 (9.76%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (43.90%) Degree
2 12 (29.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
4 4 (9.76%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Xamarin
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