The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
South East / Kent
Rank 68 65 90
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +25
Permanent jobs citing C++ 18 38 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.15% 3.39% 1.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.89% 6.45% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 8 32 17
Median salary £28,750 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.35% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £26,450 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,150 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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

Programming Languages Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
463 589 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 55.38% 52.59% 59.69%
Number of salaries quoted 372 509 548
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

C++
Salary Trend in Kent

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

C++ Salary Trend in Kent

C++
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

C++ Salary Histogram in Kent

C++
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chatham - 7 - -
Dartford -16 3 £32,000 -14.66% 1
Dover - 2 - -
Rochester - 2 £29,000 -
Maidstone - 1 £26,000 -
West Malling - 1 £23,000 -
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Kent region with a requirement for C++.

1 22 (64.71%) Linux
2 17 (50.00%) UML
2 17 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 16 (47.06%) C
4 14 (41.18%) SQL
4 14 (41.18%) Degree
5 13 (38.24%) Java
6 12 (35.29%) MVC
6 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
7 11 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (29.41%) AngularJS
8 10 (29.41%) Embedded Linux
8 10 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (26.47%) Load Testing
9 9 (26.47%) WordPress
9 9 (26.47%) Web Development
9 9 (26.47%) Google
9 9 (26.47%) Xbox
9 9 (26.47%) DevOps
9 9 (26.47%) Tableau
9 9 (26.47%) OAuth
9 9 (26.47%) Visualisation
9 9 (26.47%) Google App Engine
9 9 (26.47%) NoSQL
9 9 (26.47%) Game Development
9 9 (26.47%) PHP
9 9 (26.47%) C#
9 9 (26.47%) J2EE
9 9 (26.47%) Servlets

C++
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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (26.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 9 (26.47%) Google App Engine
1 9 (26.47%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) BigQuery
1 9 (26.47%) NoSQL
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.88%) DB2
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (20.59%) Subversion
3 2 (5.88%) Selenium
4 1 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.94%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.94%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.94%) JIRA
4 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (26.47%) Games
1 9 (26.47%) Legal
2 4 (11.76%) Electronics
3 3 (8.82%) Billing
4 2 (5.88%) Finance
4 2 (5.88%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Software Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) Embedded Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) Java Engineer
3 8 (23.53%) Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Graduate
5 4 (11.76%) C++ Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior C++ Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) AngularJS
2 9 (26.47%) J2EE
2 9 (26.47%) OAuth
2 9 (26.47%) Servlets
2 9 (26.47%) Web Services
3 6 (17.65%) Qt
4 4 (11.76%) .NET
5 3 (8.82%) HTML
6 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
6 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (5.88%) jQuery
6 2 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.94%) ActiveX
7 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (2.94%) CSS
7 1 (2.94%) Middleware
7 1 (2.94%) Node.js
7 1 (2.94%) OpenLayers
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (26.47%) Xbox
3 6 (17.65%) Algorithms
3 6 (17.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.88%) iSeries
6 1 (2.94%) Device Driver
6 1 (2.94%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (64.71%) Linux
2 10 (29.41%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (5.88%) Windows
4 1 (2.94%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 17 (50.00%) UML
2 12 (35.29%) MVC
3 10 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (26.47%) DevOps
4 9 (26.47%) Game Development
4 9 (26.47%) Load Testing
4 9 (26.47%) OO
4 9 (26.47%) OOD
4 9 (26.47%) Visualisation
4 9 (26.47%) Web Development
5 8 (23.53%) Mathematics
6 7 (20.59%) Configuration Management
7 6 (17.65%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (17.65%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (17.65%) Signal Processing
7 6 (17.65%) Validation
8 4 (11.76%) Scrum
9 3 (8.82%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) C
2 14 (41.18%) SQL
3 13 (38.24%) Java
4 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
5 9 (26.47%) C#
5 9 (26.47%) PHP
6 8 (23.53%) Embedded C
7 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.88%) MATLAB
7 2 (5.88%) Python
8 1 (2.94%) Embedded C++
8 1 (2.94%) Ruby
8 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (41.18%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) ISEB
3 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Google
1 9 (26.47%) Perforce
1 9 (26.47%) Tableau
2 1 (2.94%) Atmel
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle
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