The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 33 36 17
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -19
Permanent jobs citing C++ 2 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 1.32% 1.82% 1.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.78% 2.84% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
C++
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidstone region.

Programming Languages Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
72 141 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 47.68% 64.09% 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 61 120 25
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Maidstone region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

C++
Salary Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Maidstone region.

C++ Salary Trend in Maidstone

C++
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 2 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
1 2 (100.00%) Automotive
1 2 (100.00%) Military
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) LabVIEW

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (100.00%) Automotive
1 2 (100.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 2 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 2 (100.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware