The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dartford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 20 4 9
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +5
Permanent jobs citing C++ 5 26 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 7.46% 29.89% 7.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.93% 44.07% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5 24 1
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
C++
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dartford region.

Programming Languages Category
Dartford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
56 59 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 83.58% 67.82% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 48 57 11
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,350 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Dartford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

C++
Salary Trend in Dartford

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

C++ Salary Trend in Dartford

C++
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dartford region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C++.

1 8 (88.89%) C
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
1 8 (88.89%) Degree
1 8 (88.89%) Multithreading
2 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) OO
2 7 (77.78%) Embedded C
3 6 (66.67%) Embedded C++
3 6 (66.67%) OOP
3 6 (66.67%) Open Source
3 6 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Device Driver
4 1 (11.11%) Middleware
4 1 (11.11%) OOD
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) J2EE
4 1 (11.11%) STL

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dartford region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) C++ Software Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) Embedded C Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) C Software Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C++ Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Junior .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) J2EE
1 1 (11.11%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Open Source
1 6 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
1 8 (88.89%) Multithreading
2 7 (77.78%) OO
3 6 (66.67%) OOP
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C
2 7 (77.78%) Embedded C
3 6 (66.67%) Embedded C++
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Degree