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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 4 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing C++ 17 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 34.00% 22.22% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.50% 30.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 0
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
40 33 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 80.00% 73.33% 62.26%
Number of salaries quoted 37 33 33
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 18 (62.07%) Windows
2 17 (58.62%) Middleware
3 16 (55.17%) Software Engineering
4 14 (48.28%) Multithreading
5 13 (44.83%) Embedded Systems
5 13 (44.83%) ISO 9001
6 12 (41.38%) OO
7 11 (37.93%) OOP
8 9 (31.03%) Windows 8
8 9 (31.03%) Device Driver
8 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
8 9 (31.03%) Linux
9 8 (27.59%) C
9 8 (27.59%) Video Processing
9 8 (27.59%) Degree
10 6 (20.69%) C#
10 6 (20.69%) Electronics
11 5 (17.24%) Manufacturing
12 4 (13.79%) ISEB
12 4 (13.79%) Software Testing
13 3 (10.34%) Embedded Linux
14 2 (6.90%) Open Source
14 2 (6.90%) ANSI C
14 2 (6.90%) Embedded C
14 2 (6.90%) Embedded C++
14 2 (6.90%) SQL
14 2 (6.90%) STL
15 1 (3.45%) Scrum
15 1 (3.45%) HND
15 1 (3.45%) .NET

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (20.69%) Electronics
2 5 (17.24%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Software Engineer
2 12 (41.38%) Developer
3 11 (37.93%) Embedded Engineer
3 11 (37.93%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) C++ Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Embedded C++ Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Embedded Developer
6 2 (6.90%) C Developer
6 2 (6.90%) C Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) C/C++ Developer
6 2 (6.90%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) C/C++ Software Developer
6 2 (6.90%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Embedded C Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (58.62%) Middleware
2 2 (6.90%) STL
3 1 (3.45%) .NET
3 1 (3.45%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) Embedded Systems
2 9 (31.03%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) Windows
2 9 (31.03%) Linux
2 9 (31.03%) Windows 8
3 3 (10.34%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Software Engineering
2 14 (48.28%) Multithreading
3 12 (41.38%) OO
4 11 (37.93%) OOP
5 8 (27.59%) Video Processing
6 4 (13.79%) Software Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Open Source
8 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.45%) OOD
8 1 (3.45%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) C
2 6 (20.69%) C#
3 2 (6.90%) ANSI C
3 2 (6.90%) Embedded C
3 2 (6.90%) Embedded C++
3 2 (6.90%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) ISEB
3 1 (3.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (44.83%) ISO 9001