Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 57 68
Rank change year-on-year -33 +11 +26
Permanent jobs citing C++ 10 42 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.97% 3.71% 3.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.07% 8.92% 6.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8 60 137
Bedfordshire median annual salary £46,750 £40,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% +19.40% -4.29%
10th Percentile £31,750 £27,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £56,500 £61,250 £55,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -5.88%

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 483 471 754
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 46.76% 41.61% 46.92%
Number of salaries quoted 428 377 676
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 £29,250
90th Percentile £69,000 £61,250 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -8 6 £42,500 -26.09%
Dunstable +4 2 £50,000 -
Bedford -11 1 £35,000 +16.67% 2
C++
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 7 (70.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) WPF
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) WCF
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) WinForms
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) Coaching
4 3 (30.00%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) UML
5 2 (20.00%) OO
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (20.00%) Ada
5 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (20.00%) Rational Rose
6 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) NHS
6 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 1 (10.00%) Information Security
6 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery

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 (20.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Rational Rhapsody
1 2 (20.00%) Rational Rose
General
1 1 (10.00%) Military
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C++ Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Business Manager
5 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) C++/Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Graduate Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Information Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Python Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Python Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) WPF
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) WCF
2 4 (40.00%) WinForms
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Coaching
2 3 (30.00%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (10.00%) Physics
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) Ada
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (10.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle