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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 66 86 91
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +5
Permanent jobs citing C++ 25 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.58% 1.58% 1.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.10% 2.56% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 25 13 19
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £36,100 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £40,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
490 663 635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 50.52% 61.79% 53.54%
Number of salaries quoted 437 589 569
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 27 June 2016.

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 27 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Dartford +5 13 £37,500 -6.25%
Sandwich - 3 £50,000 -
Maidstone +9 1 £67,500 - 2
Stansted - 1 £60,000 -
Chatham - 1 £21,500 - 1
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, 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 37 (66.07%) Software Engineering
2 24 (42.86%) Windows
3 19 (33.93%) Linux
3 19 (33.93%) Middleware
3 19 (33.93%) Multithreading
4 18 (32.14%) Embedded Systems
5 17 (30.36%) Device Driver
5 17 (30.36%) ISO 9001
6 16 (28.57%) OO
7 15 (26.79%) C#
8 14 (25.00%) OOP
9 13 (23.21%) Video Processing
10 11 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (19.64%) C
11 8 (14.29%) Visual Studio
11 8 (14.29%) CSS
11 8 (14.29%) HTML
11 8 (14.29%) JavaScript
11 8 (14.29%) Degree
12 7 (12.50%) WFM
12 7 (12.50%) jQuery
12 7 (12.50%) Ember.js
12 7 (12.50%) AngularJS
12 7 (12.50%) HTML5
12 7 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
12 7 (12.50%) User Experience
12 7 (12.50%) IIS
12 7 (12.50%) MVC
12 7 (12.50%) Electronics
13 6 (10.71%) STL

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 7 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Fireworks
1 1 (1.79%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.79%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.79%) Subversion
General
1 7 (12.50%) Electronics
2 5 (8.93%) Games
2 5 (8.93%) Manufacturing
3 4 (7.14%) Billing
4 3 (5.36%) Military
Job Titles
1 26 (46.43%) Developer
2 22 (39.29%) Software Engineer
3 18 (32.14%) Embedded Engineer
3 18 (32.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 13 (23.21%) C++ Developer
5 7 (12.50%) HTML Developer
5 7 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (12.50%) Programmer
5 7 (12.50%) UI Developer
5 7 (12.50%) UI Programmer
6 6 (10.71%) C++ Software Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Senior Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Software Developer
8 4 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Games Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Senior C++ Developer
8 4 (7.14%) UI Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) C/C++ Software Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Embedded Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (33.93%) Middleware
2 8 (14.29%) CSS
2 8 (14.29%) HTML
3 7 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 7 (12.50%) Ember.js
3 7 (12.50%) HTML5
3 7 (12.50%) jQuery
3 7 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
4 6 (10.71%) STL
5 5 (8.93%) .NET
6 3 (5.36%) GTK+
6 3 (5.36%) Qt
7 2 (3.57%) WPF
7 2 (3.57%) XML
8 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.79%) Flash
8 1 (1.79%) SOAP
8 1 (1.79%) Web Services
8 1 (1.79%) XHTML
8 1 (1.79%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 18 (32.14%) Embedded Systems
2 17 (30.36%) Device Driver
3 7 (12.50%) User Experience
4 2 (3.57%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.57%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.79%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.79%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 24 (42.86%) Windows
2 19 (33.93%) Linux
3 6 (10.71%) Windows 8
4 4 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (5.36%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (66.07%) Software Engineering
2 19 (33.93%) Multithreading
3 16 (28.57%) OO
4 14 (25.00%) OOP
5 13 (23.21%) Video Processing
6 11 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (12.50%) MVC
7 7 (12.50%) WFM
8 4 (7.14%) Concurrent Programming
8 4 (7.14%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.36%) Android Development
9 3 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (3.57%) Image Processing
10 2 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (3.57%) OOD
10 2 (3.57%) Open Source
10 2 (3.57%) Software Testing
11 1 (1.79%) Configuration Management
11 1 (1.79%) Scrum
11 1 (1.79%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.79%) C#
2 11 (19.64%) C
3 8 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.93%) SQL
5 2 (3.57%) ANSI C
5 2 (3.57%) Embedded C
5 2 (3.57%) Embedded C++
6 1 (1.79%) Assembly Language
6 1 (1.79%) PHP
6 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) ISEB
3 1 (1.79%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (30.36%) ISO 9001
Maidstone, Kent
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Chatham
Pro-Quest
Salary: 30000-35000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Maidstone
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £75,000 + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago