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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 57 78 75
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 32 22 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.46% 2.05% 2.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.10% 3.58% 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 25 20 23
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £36,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,000 £67,000
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
395 615 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 42.70% 57.26% 48.81%
Number of salaries quoted 361 568 424
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 August 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 30 August 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
Dover +3 6 - -
Maidstone +4 5 £28,500 -
Dartford +1 3 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Chatham - 2 £29,500 -
Sevenoaks - 2 £65,000 - 1
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 40 (75.47%) Software Engineering
2 20 (37.74%) Linux
3 18 (33.96%) C
4 17 (32.08%) OO
5 13 (24.53%) Middleware
5 13 (24.53%) Multithreading
5 13 (24.53%) Embedded Systems
6 12 (22.64%) Device Driver
7 10 (18.87%) OOD
7 10 (18.87%) ISO 9001
7 10 (18.87%) C#
7 10 (18.87%) Embedded Linux
7 10 (18.87%) Video Processing
7 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (16.98%) Mathematics
8 9 (16.98%) Git (software)
8 9 (16.98%) Kalman Filter
8 9 (16.98%) Algorithms
8 9 (16.98%) Windows
9 8 (15.09%) Firmware
9 8 (15.09%) HTML
9 8 (15.09%) JavaScript
9 8 (15.09%) SQL
9 8 (15.09%) Visual Studio
9 8 (15.09%) CSS
9 8 (15.09%) Qt
10 7 (13.21%) Concurrent Programming
10 7 (13.21%) Billing
10 7 (13.21%) Subversion
10 7 (13.21%) OOP

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 3 (5.66%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Fireworks
1 1 (1.89%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) IPv4
1 1 (1.89%) RS-232
1 1 (1.89%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) MySQL
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Git (software)
2 8 (15.09%) Visual Studio
3 7 (13.21%) Subversion
General
1 7 (13.21%) Billing
2 5 (9.43%) Games
3 4 (7.55%) Electronics
4 3 (5.66%) Military
5 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (43.40%) Software Engineer
2 22 (41.51%) Developer
3 21 (39.62%) Embedded Engineer
4 20 (37.74%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 13 (24.53%) C++ Developer
6 7 (13.21%) C++ Software Developer
6 7 (13.21%) Senior C++ Developer
6 7 (13.21%) Senior Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Linux Developer
7 5 (9.43%) UI Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) Agile Developer
8 4 (7.55%) C# Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Games Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) Junior
8 4 (7.55%) PHP Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Software Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Web Developer
9 3 (5.66%) C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) HTML Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.53%) Middleware
2 8 (15.09%) CSS
2 8 (15.09%) HTML
2 8 (15.09%) Qt
3 6 (11.32%) STL
3 6 (11.32%) XML
4 5 (9.43%) .NET
5 3 (5.66%) AngularJS
5 3 (5.66%) Ember.js
5 3 (5.66%) HTML5
5 3 (5.66%) jQuery
5 3 (5.66%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (5.66%) WPF
6 2 (3.77%) GTK+
7 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.89%) Flash
7 1 (1.89%) SOAP
7 1 (1.89%) Web Services
7 1 (1.89%) XHTML
7 1 (1.89%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.53%) Embedded Systems
2 12 (22.64%) Device Driver
3 9 (16.98%) Algorithms
3 9 (16.98%) Mathematics
4 6 (11.32%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 4 (7.55%) Computer Science
6 3 (5.66%) User Experience
7 1 (1.89%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.74%) Linux
2 10 (18.87%) Embedded Linux
3 9 (16.98%) Windows
4 3 (5.66%) Android
4 3 (5.66%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (75.47%) Software Engineering
2 17 (32.08%) OO
3 13 (24.53%) Multithreading
4 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (18.87%) OOD
4 10 (18.87%) Video Processing
5 9 (16.98%) Kalman Filter
6 7 (13.21%) Concurrent Programming
6 7 (13.21%) OOP
7 6 (11.32%) Configuration Management
7 6 (11.32%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (11.32%) Signal Processing
7 6 (11.32%) UML
7 6 (11.32%) Validation
8 4 (7.55%) Scrum
8 4 (7.55%) TDD
8 4 (7.55%) Web Development
9 3 (5.66%) Image Processing
9 3 (5.66%) MVC
9 3 (5.66%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.96%) C
2 10 (18.87%) C#
3 8 (15.09%) JavaScript
3 8 (15.09%) SQL
4 6 (11.32%) Embedded C
5 5 (9.43%) PHP
6 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.87%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (15.09%) Firmware
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