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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 72 101 63
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -38
Permanent jobs citing C++ 22 12 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.32% 0.99% 2.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.98% 1.73% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 26
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £83,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
553 692 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 58.21% 57.05% 41.84%
Number of salaries quoted 491 551 406
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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 - 8 £40,000 - 1
Tunbridge Wells - 5 £53,750 - 5
Sevenoaks - 1 £40,000 -
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 27 (54.00%) Software Engineering
2 26 (52.00%) C
3 25 (50.00%) Linux
4 22 (44.00%) Java
5 21 (42.00%) Windows
5 21 (42.00%) Degree
6 17 (34.00%) Computer Science
7 15 (30.00%) .NET
8 14 (28.00%) C#
9 13 (26.00%) OOD
10 12 (24.00%) Embedded C
10 12 (24.00%) HTML
11 10 (20.00%) Multithreading
12 9 (18.00%) Mathematics
12 9 (18.00%) Physics
12 9 (18.00%) Firmware
12 9 (18.00%) MATLAB
13 8 (16.00%) OO
13 8 (16.00%) Visualisation
14 7 (14.00%) Open Source
14 7 (14.00%) Hudson
14 7 (14.00%) Node.js
14 7 (14.00%) Scala
14 7 (14.00%) Selenium
14 7 (14.00%) Unit Testing
14 7 (14.00%) Python
14 7 (14.00%) SOA
14 7 (14.00%) PHP
14 7 (14.00%) VB
14 7 (14.00%) MySQL

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 7 (14.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Mathematica
2 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) Internet
2 5 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.00%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) MySQL
1 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Selenium
1 7 (14.00%) Hudson
2 4 (8.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.00%) Subversion
4 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.00%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (2.00%) LabVIEW
5 1 (2.00%) NUnit
General
1 7 (14.00%) Electronics
2 2 (4.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (4.00%) Automotive
2 2 (4.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (38.00%) Software Engineer
2 18 (36.00%) Developer
3 13 (26.00%) Software Developer
4 8 (16.00%) C++ Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 7 (14.00%) DBA
5 7 (14.00%) Administrator
5 7 (14.00%) MySQL DBA
6 6 (12.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) C++ Software Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Embedded C Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) C Software Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Applications Developer
7 5 (10.00%) Programmer
8 4 (8.00%) C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Firmware Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) C Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.00%) .NET
2 12 (24.00%) HTML
3 7 (14.00%) Web Services
4 5 (10.00%) HTML5
5 4 (8.00%) STL
6 3 (6.00%) WCF
6 3 (6.00%) WPF
7 2 (4.00%) Qt
7 2 (4.00%) Middleware
7 2 (4.00%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.00%) Java EE
8 1 (2.00%) XML
8 1 (2.00%) XML Schema
8 1 (2.00%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (18.00%) Mathematics
2 9 (18.00%) Physics
3 8 (16.00%) Visualisation
4 7 (14.00%) Open Source
4 7 (14.00%) Replication
4 7 (14.00%) Clustering
5 5 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (6.00%) Mobile App
6 3 (6.00%) Algorithms
6 3 (6.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (4.00%) Device Driver
7 2 (4.00%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 25 (50.00%) Linux
2 21 (42.00%) Windows
3 7 (14.00%) UNIX
4 3 (6.00%) Android
4 3 (6.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (54.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (26.00%) OOD
3 10 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 8 (16.00%) OO
5 7 (14.00%) SOA
5 7 (14.00%) Unit Testing
6 4 (8.00%) Image Processing
7 3 (6.00%) Web Application Development
7 3 (6.00%) 3D Visualisation
7 3 (6.00%) UML
8 2 (4.00%) OOP
8 2 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.00%) Web Development
8 2 (4.00%) Android Development
8 2 (4.00%) iOS Development
8 2 (4.00%) Software Architecture
9 1 (2.00%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 26 (52.00%) C
2 22 (44.00%) Java
3 14 (28.00%) C#
4 12 (24.00%) Embedded C
5 9 (18.00%) MATLAB
6 7 (14.00%) Scala
6 7 (14.00%) Python
6 7 (14.00%) PHP
6 7 (14.00%) VB
7 5 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 5 (10.00%) Embedded C++
8 4 (8.00%) SQL
9 3 (6.00%) R
9 3 (6.00%) Fortran
10 2 (4.00%) Assembly Language
10 2 (4.00%) Ada
11 1 (2.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (42.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.00%) Postgraduate
3 1 (2.00%) ISEB
3 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (18.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (4.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (2.00%) Renesas
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
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