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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 11 - 6
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing C++ 10 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 21.74% - 25.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.41% - 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 12
Average salary £40,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
34 33 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 73.91% 63.46% 55.32%
Number of salaries quoted 34 33 25
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 30 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 (72.73%) C
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
3 6 (54.55%) Degree
4 5 (45.45%) Electronics
4 5 (45.45%) C#
5 4 (36.36%) Linux
5 4 (36.36%) Multithreading
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) .NET
6 3 (27.27%) STL
6 3 (27.27%) ISO 9001
6 3 (27.27%) Embedded C
7 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (18.18%) NUnit
7 2 (18.18%) VHDL
7 2 (18.18%) OO
7 2 (18.18%) Android
7 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 2 (18.18%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
7 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
7 2 (18.18%) Xamarin
7 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
7 2 (18.18%) Android Development
7 2 (18.18%) iOS Development
7 2 (18.18%) Mobile Development
7 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
7 2 (18.18%) ISEB
8 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) NUnit
General
1 5 (45.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Software Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) C++ Developer
2 3 (27.27%) C Developer
2 3 (27.27%) C++ Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Hardware Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Hardware Design Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Design Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
1 3 (27.27%) STL
2 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
2 1 (9.09%) WCF
2 1 (9.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) VHDL
1 2 (18.18%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Open Source
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Android
3 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) Multithreading
3 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
3 2 (18.18%) OO
3 2 (18.18%) Android Development
3 2 (18.18%) iOS Development
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile Development
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) OOD
4 1 (9.09%) UML
4 1 (9.09%) OOP
4 1 (9.09%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C
2 5 (45.45%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Embedded C
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) ISEB
2 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Xamarin
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft