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

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 77 69 101
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +32
Permanent jobs citing C++ 21 25 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.11% 2.57% 0.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.15% 4.33% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 6
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -13.51%
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
506 577 634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 50.91% 59.42% 54.10%
Number of salaries quoted 456 513 534
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,200 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 May 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 24 May 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 -1 11 £37,500 -6.25%
Sandwich - 3 £50,000 -
Stansted - 3 £60,000 -
Tunbridge Wells +1 1 - -
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 35 (59.32%) Software Engineering
2 33 (55.93%) Windows
3 27 (45.76%) Linux
4 22 (37.29%) C#
5 19 (32.20%) Middleware
5 19 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (30.51%) Multithreading
7 16 (27.12%) Embedded Systems
7 16 (27.12%) HTML
7 16 (27.12%) JavaScript
7 16 (27.12%) ISO 9001
8 15 (25.42%) OO
9 14 (23.73%) Ember.js
9 14 (23.73%) Device Driver
9 14 (23.73%) OOP
9 14 (23.73%) CSS
9 14 (23.73%) IIS
9 14 (23.73%) HTML5
10 12 (20.34%) jQuery
10 12 (20.34%) .NET
10 12 (20.34%) MVC
10 12 (20.34%) AngularJS
11 11 (18.64%) Video Processing
11 11 (18.64%) WFM
12 10 (16.95%) C
13 9 (15.25%) Electronics
13 9 (15.25%) KnockoutJS
13 9 (15.25%) User Experience
14 8 (13.56%) Degree
14 8 (13.56%) Windows 8

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 14 (23.73%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Fireworks
1 2 (3.39%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.39%) MySQL
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.39%) Subversion
4 1 (1.69%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.69%) Xcode
General
1 9 (15.25%) Electronics
2 6 (10.17%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.78%) Billing
3 4 (6.78%) Military
4 1 (1.69%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (55.93%) Developer
2 23 (38.98%) Software Engineer
3 15 (25.42%) Embedded Engineer
3 15 (25.42%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 11 (18.64%) C++ Developer
4 11 (18.64%) Programmer
5 9 (15.25%) HTML Developer
5 9 (15.25%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (15.25%) UI Developer
5 9 (15.25%) UI Programmer
6 8 (13.56%) C# Developer
7 6 (10.17%) .NET Developer
7 6 (10.17%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (8.47%) C++ Software Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Senior Developer
9 4 (6.78%) C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (6.78%) Embedded C++ Developer
9 4 (6.78%) Embedded Developer
9 4 (6.78%) UI/UX Developer
9 4 (6.78%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (32.20%) Middleware
2 16 (27.12%) HTML
3 14 (23.73%) CSS
3 14 (23.73%) Ember.js
3 14 (23.73%) HTML5
4 12 (20.34%) .NET
4 12 (20.34%) AngularJS
4 12 (20.34%) jQuery
5 9 (15.25%) KnockoutJS
6 6 (10.17%) WCF
6 6 (10.17%) WPF
7 5 (8.47%) MSMQ
8 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET
9 3 (5.08%) STL
10 2 (3.39%) Flash
10 2 (3.39%) GTK+
10 2 (3.39%) SOAP
10 2 (3.39%) Web Services
10 2 (3.39%) XHTML
10 2 (3.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.12%) Embedded Systems
2 14 (23.73%) Device Driver
3 9 (15.25%) User Experience
4 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.69%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 33 (55.93%) Windows
2 27 (45.76%) Linux
3 8 (13.56%) Windows 8
4 5 (8.47%) Android
5 4 (6.78%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (59.32%) Software Engineering
2 19 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (30.51%) Multithreading
4 15 (25.42%) OO
5 14 (23.73%) OOP
6 12 (20.34%) MVC
7 11 (18.64%) Video Processing
7 11 (18.64%) WFM
8 6 (10.17%) Mentoring
9 5 (8.47%) TDD
10 4 (6.78%) Android Development
10 4 (6.78%) Concurrent Programming
10 4 (6.78%) Scrum
10 4 (6.78%) Software Testing
11 3 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (5.08%) Microservices
11 3 (5.08%) SDLC
12 2 (3.39%) Open Source
12 2 (3.39%) Web Development
13 1 (1.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.29%) C#
2 16 (27.12%) JavaScript
3 10 (16.95%) C
4 4 (6.78%) SQL
5 2 (3.39%) ANSI C
5 2 (3.39%) Embedded C
5 2 (3.39%) Embedded C++
5 2 (3.39%) PHP
6 1 (1.69%) Assembly Language
6 1 (1.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (13.56%) Degree
2 4 (6.78%) ISEB
3 1 (1.69%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (27.12%) ISO 9001
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