The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Kent region that had C++ Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer - C++
South East / Kent
Rank 84 102 103
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.12% 0.18% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.18% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Median salary £28,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% -5.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
796 1086 988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.31% 97.66% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 617 940 899
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region that featured C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

C++ Software Engineer Salary Trend in Kent

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, C++ Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region featuring C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Concurrent Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Billing
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Military
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Python

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (50.00%) Billing
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (50.00%) FreeBSD
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Concurrent Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared