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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 71 93 102
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +9
Permanent jobs citing C++ 32 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.88% 1.46% 1.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.50% 2.48% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 10
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £38,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average 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
582 604 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 52.29% 58.70% 58.13%
Number of salaries quoted 503 542 565
Average salary £39,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.81% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 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
(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
Dartford - 15 £37,500 - 1
Stansted - 11 £45,000 - 1
Tunbridge Wells -4 2 - -
Broadstairs - 1 £47,500 -
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 46 (66.67%) Windows
2 40 (57.97%) Linux
3 34 (49.28%) C#
4 30 (43.48%) HTML
4 30 (43.48%) JavaScript
5 29 (42.03%) Software Engineering
6 27 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (36.23%) CSS
7 25 (36.23%) HTML5
8 23 (33.33%) Ember.js
9 22 (31.88%) IIS
9 22 (31.88%) .NET
10 18 (26.09%) jQuery
10 18 (26.09%) AngularJS
11 17 (24.64%) WCF
11 17 (24.64%) WPF
11 17 (24.64%) SQL Server
11 17 (24.64%) C
11 17 (24.64%) OO
12 16 (23.19%) Multithreading
13 15 (21.74%) MVC
14 14 (20.29%) OOP
14 14 (20.29%) MSMQ
14 14 (20.29%) WFM
14 14 (20.29%) User Experience
15 13 (18.84%) Degree
15 13 (18.84%) TCP/IP
15 13 (18.84%) Middleware
16 11 (15.94%) Computer Science
16 11 (15.94%) Windows 8

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 22 (31.88%) IIS
2 3 (4.35%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (11.59%) Photoshop
2 6 (8.70%) Adobe After Effects
3 5 (7.25%) Fireworks
4 3 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.84%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.90%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.90%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (24.64%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.80%) MySQL
4 2 (2.90%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (11.59%) Subversion
1 8 (11.59%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (11.59%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.90%) GCC
2 2 (2.90%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.90%) gulp
2 2 (2.90%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (1.45%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.45%) Xcode
General
1 9 (13.04%) Electronics
2 4 (5.80%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.90%) Games
4 1 (1.45%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.45%) Arabic Language
4 1 (1.45%) Banking
4 1 (1.45%) Military
4 1 (1.45%) Retail
4 1 (1.45%) Russian Language
4 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (68.12%) Developer
2 19 (27.54%) C# Developer
3 17 (24.64%) Software Engineer
4 14 (20.29%) Programmer
5 11 (15.94%) .NET Developer
5 11 (15.94%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (14.49%) C# Software Developer
7 9 (13.04%) C++ Developer
8 8 (11.59%) .NET Software Developer
8 8 (11.59%) .NET Software Engineer
8 8 (11.59%) C# Software Engineer
8 8 (11.59%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 8 (11.59%) HTML Developer
8 8 (11.59%) JavaScript Developer
8 8 (11.59%) UI Developer
8 8 (11.59%) UI Programmer
9 7 (10.14%) UI/UX Developer
9 7 (10.14%) UX Developer
10 6 (8.70%) C# Programmer
10 6 (8.70%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (43.48%) HTML
2 25 (36.23%) CSS
2 25 (36.23%) HTML5
3 23 (33.33%) Ember.js
4 22 (31.88%) .NET
5 18 (26.09%) AngularJS
5 18 (26.09%) jQuery
6 17 (24.64%) WCF
6 17 (24.64%) WPF
7 14 (20.29%) MSMQ
8 13 (18.84%) Middleware
9 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET
9 8 (11.59%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (5.80%) Flash
11 4 (5.80%) Qt
12 3 (4.35%) CSS3
12 3 (4.35%) Web Services
12 3 (4.35%) XML
13 2 (2.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.29%) User Experience
2 11 (15.94%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.25%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (5.80%) Algorithms
4 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.35%) 3D Graphics
5 3 (4.35%) Animation
5 3 (4.35%) Device Driver
5 3 (4.35%) Motion Graphics
6 1 (1.45%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.45%) PKI
6 1 (1.45%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 46 (66.67%) Windows
2 40 (57.97%) Linux
3 11 (15.94%) Windows 8
4 6 (8.70%) Android
5 5 (7.25%) Apple iOS
6 3 (4.35%) Unix
7 2 (2.90%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (1.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.03%) Software Engineering
2 27 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (24.64%) OO
4 16 (23.19%) Multithreading
5 15 (21.74%) MVC
6 14 (20.29%) OOP
6 14 (20.29%) WFM
7 10 (14.49%) TDD
8 9 (13.04%) Scrum
9 8 (11.59%) Microservices
9 8 (11.59%) SDLC
10 4 (5.80%) Project Management
10 4 (5.80%) Software Testing
11 3 (4.35%) 3D Modelling
11 3 (4.35%) CAD
11 3 (4.35%) E-Commerce
11 3 (4.35%) Mentoring
11 3 (4.35%) Signal Processing
11 3 (4.35%) UX Design
11 3 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (49.28%) C#
2 30 (43.48%) JavaScript
3 17 (24.64%) C
4 7 (10.14%) PHP
5 4 (5.80%) Embedded C
5 4 (5.80%) SQL
6 3 (4.35%) MATLAB
6 3 (4.35%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.90%) Java
8 1 (1.45%) ANSI C
8 1 (1.45%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.45%) Perl
8 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (18.84%) Degree
2 4 (5.80%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.49%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) Cygwin
1 2 (2.90%) Firmware
1 2 (2.90%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 2 (2.90%) EMC
1 2 (2.90%) Microsoft
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