The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 44 40
Rank change year-on-year +7 -4  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 4 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 2.00% 0.97% 4.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.40% 2.21% 9.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 18
Median salary £57,500 £22,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +155.55% -43.75%  
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 Luton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Luton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 91 136 190
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 45.50% 44.01% 47.50%
Number of salaries quoted 49 120 176
Median salary £35,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.66% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton 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 Luton

C++
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for C++ in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 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 Luton region with a requirement for C++.

1 5 (83.33%) Degree
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) GIS
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Network Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
4 1 (16.67%) Complexity Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) QA

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (16.67%) GIS
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Java Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Software Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Developer
4 1 (16.67%) GIS Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Java Software Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Complexity Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Network Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Luton, Bedfordshire
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benifits
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