The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 100 61 69
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +8
Permanent jobs citing C++ 7 29 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.57% 2.36% 1.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.03% 5.44% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 28 13
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +73.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Programming Languages Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
681 533 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 55.50% 43.37% 54.23%
Number of salaries quoted 548 463 379
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
C++
South East

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 24 April 2014.

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 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Maidstone -25 5 £22,500 -15.88% 2
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 15 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 13 (61.90%) C#
3 13 (61.90%) HTML
3 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
3 13 (61.90%) VB
3 13 (61.90%) .NET
4 12 (57.14%) CSS
4 12 (57.14%) Web Services
4 12 (57.14%) .NET Framework
4 12 (57.14%) Degree
4 12 (57.14%) XAML
4 12 (57.14%) Cocoa
4 12 (57.14%) WCF
4 12 (57.14%) Android
4 12 (57.14%) Apple iOS
4 12 (57.14%) Cocoa Touch
4 12 (57.14%) Mobile App
4 12 (57.14%) iOS Development
5 11 (52.38%) C
5 11 (52.38%) OO
5 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
6 10 (47.62%) OOP
6 10 (47.62%) Xcode
6 10 (47.62%) Objective-C
6 10 (47.62%) Windows Phone
6 10 (47.62%) Windows 8
7 9 (42.86%) Computer Science
8 8 (38.10%) MVC
8 8 (38.10%) Android Development

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 1 (4.76%) Apache
1 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) LDAP
1 1 (4.76%) SAN
1 1 (4.76%) VLAN
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
1 1 (4.76%) VPN
1 1 (4.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQLite
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Xcode
2 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Software Developer
1 10 (47.62%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) Mobile Developer
3 7 (33.33%) Team Leader
4 5 (23.81%) Software Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Development Team Leader
5 4 (19.05%) iOS Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Mobile Software Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Software Team Leader
7 1 (4.76%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Graduate
7 1 (4.76%) UNIX Team Leader
7 1 (4.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Software Design Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) HTML
1 13 (61.90%) .NET
2 12 (57.14%) CSS
2 12 (57.14%) Web Services
2 12 (57.14%) .NET Framework
2 12 (57.14%) Cocoa
2 12 (57.14%) WCF
2 12 (57.14%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (4.76%) YAML
3 1 (4.76%) Dojo
3 1 (4.76%) PostGIS
3 1 (4.76%) Middleware
3 1 (4.76%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Mobile App
2 9 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 4 (19.05%) SystemC
4 2 (9.52%) GIS
4 2 (9.52%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (4.76%) Open Source
5 1 (4.76%) Firmware
5 1 (4.76%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Android
2 12 (57.14%) Apple iOS
3 10 (47.62%) Windows Phone
3 10 (47.62%) Windows 8
4 3 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.76%) AIX
5 1 (4.76%) Solaris
5 1 (4.76%) UNIX
5 1 (4.76%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 12 (57.14%) iOS Development
3 11 (52.38%) OO
4 10 (47.62%) OOP
5 8 (38.10%) MVC
5 8 (38.10%) Android Development
6 6 (28.57%) Product Management
6 6 (28.57%) Matrix Management
7 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
8 1 (4.76%) Investment Management
8 1 (4.76%) CAD
8 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) C#
1 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
1 13 (61.90%) VB
2 12 (57.14%) XAML
3 11 (52.38%) C
4 10 (47.62%) Objective-C
5 6 (28.57%) SQL
6 4 (19.05%) Java
7 3 (14.29%) Python
8 2 (9.52%) Perl
8 2 (9.52%) PHP
9 1 (4.76%) Embedded C++
9 1 (4.76%) Assembly Language
9 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) QA
2 3 (14.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.76%) Puppet
1 1 (4.76%) OpenView
1 1 (4.76%) Control-M
1 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Xamarin
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) JBoss
4 1 (4.76%) Sun
4 1 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) Dell
4 1 (4.76%) Veritas
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.76%) IBM
Maidstone, Kent
Amsys
Salary: £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Amsys
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago