The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 83 92 54
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -38
Permanent jobs citing C++ 18 14 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.81% 1.22% 2.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.00% 2.11% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 22
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C++
South East

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
600 665 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 60.36% 58.03% 45.97%
Number of salaries quoted 537 556 328
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +8.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Kent

C++
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sevenoaks - 3 £40,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £55,000 - 3
Dartford - 2 £40,000 - 4
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 29 (61.70%) Software Engineering
2 27 (57.45%) Linux
3 26 (55.32%) C
4 25 (53.19%) Degree
5 24 (51.06%) Windows
6 21 (44.68%) Computer Science
7 20 (42.55%) Java
8 15 (31.91%) OOD
9 14 (29.79%) C#
10 12 (25.53%) .NET
10 12 (25.53%) Multithreading
11 11 (23.40%) HTML
11 11 (23.40%) Embedded C
12 10 (21.28%) MATLAB
12 10 (21.28%) OO
12 10 (21.28%) Mathematics
12 10 (21.28%) Physics
13 9 (19.15%) Visualisation
14 8 (17.02%) Open Source
14 8 (17.02%) Firmware
15 7 (14.89%) UNIX
15 7 (14.89%) Python
15 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
15 7 (14.89%) PHP
15 7 (14.89%) Scala
15 7 (14.89%) Node.js
16 6 (12.77%) Embedded Systems
16 6 (12.77%) MySQL
16 6 (12.77%) Mathematica
16 6 (12.77%) Internet

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (14.89%) Node.js
2 2 (4.26%) Apache
2 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Mathematica
2 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) TCP/IP
1 6 (12.77%) Internet
2 2 (4.26%) HTTP
2 2 (4.26%) SSL
3 1 (2.13%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) MySQL
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Eclipse
2 4 (8.51%) Subversion
2 4 (8.51%) Selenium
2 4 (8.51%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.51%) Hudson
3 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.26%) TortoiseSVN
4 2 (4.26%) Maven
5 1 (2.13%) LabVIEW
General
1 3 (6.38%) Electronics
2 2 (4.26%) Aerospace
2 2 (4.26%) Automotive
2 2 (4.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 21 (44.68%) Developer
2 20 (42.55%) Software Engineer
3 15 (31.91%) Software Developer
4 9 (19.15%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 8 (17.02%) C++ Developer
6 6 (12.77%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) Applications Developer
6 6 (12.77%) Programmer
6 6 (12.77%) C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) Embedded C Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) C Software Engineer
7 5 (10.64%) C++ Software Developer
8 4 (8.51%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Administrator
8 4 (8.51%) DBA
8 4 (8.51%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) MySQL DBA
8 4 (8.51%) Firmware Engineer
9 3 (6.38%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.53%) .NET
2 11 (23.40%) HTML
3 5 (10.64%) HTML5
4 4 (8.51%) Web Services
5 3 (6.38%) STL
5 3 (6.38%) Middleware
5 3 (6.38%) WCF
5 3 (6.38%) WPF
6 2 (4.26%) Qt
6 2 (4.26%) REST
6 2 (4.26%) Java SE
6 2 (4.26%) CGI
6 2 (4.26%) CSS
7 1 (2.13%) J2EE
7 1 (2.13%) XML
7 1 (2.13%) XML Schema
7 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (44.68%) Computer Science
2 10 (21.28%) Mathematics
2 10 (21.28%) Physics
3 9 (19.15%) Visualisation
4 8 (17.02%) Open Source
5 6 (12.77%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (8.51%) Replication
6 4 (8.51%) Clustering
7 3 (6.38%) Device Driver
7 3 (6.38%) Algorithms
8 1 (2.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 27 (57.45%) Linux
2 24 (51.06%) Windows
3 7 (14.89%) UNIX
4 2 (4.26%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.13%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (2.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (61.70%) Software Engineering
2 15 (31.91%) OOD
3 12 (25.53%) Multithreading
4 10 (21.28%) OO
5 4 (8.51%) SOA
5 4 (8.51%) Web Development
5 4 (8.51%) Unit Testing
5 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.38%) UML
6 3 (6.38%) OOP
6 3 (6.38%) Image Processing
6 3 (6.38%) Web Application Development
6 3 (6.38%) 3D Visualisation
7 2 (4.26%) User Stories
7 2 (4.26%) Software Architecture
7 2 (4.26%) Kanban
7 2 (4.26%) Scrum
8 1 (2.13%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.13%) Android Development
8 1 (2.13%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (55.32%) C
2 20 (42.55%) Java
3 14 (29.79%) C#
4 11 (23.40%) Embedded C
5 10 (21.28%) MATLAB
6 7 (14.89%) Scala
6 7 (14.89%) Python
6 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
6 7 (14.89%) PHP
7 6 (12.77%) Embedded C++
8 4 (8.51%) VB
9 3 (6.38%) SQL
9 3 (6.38%) R
9 3 (6.38%) Fortran
10 2 (4.26%) Assembly Language
10 2 (4.26%) Ada
10 2 (4.26%) Perl
11 1 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (53.19%) Degree
2 3 (6.38%) VCP4
2 3 (6.38%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (17.02%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (4.26%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 2 (4.26%) Percona
2 1 (2.13%) Xamarin
2 1 (2.13%) Renesas
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