The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dartford with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Kent / Dartford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 10 12
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 9 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dartford 19.57% 24.56% 12.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.00% 35.00% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 6
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

C++ is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dartford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Dartford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 30 40 34
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dartford 65.22% 70.18% 69.39%
Number of salaries quoted 30 38 33
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,100 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Dartford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dartford citing C++ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Dartford

C++
Salary Trend in Dartford

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

Salary trend for C++ in Dartford

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Dartford region with a requirement for C++.

1 9 (60.00%) .NET
1 9 (60.00%) ISO 9001
1 9 (60.00%) C#
1 9 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (33.33%) DB2
3 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 5 (33.33%) Middleware
3 5 (33.33%) MVC
3 5 (33.33%) Device Driver
3 5 (33.33%) jQuery
3 5 (33.33%) iSeries
3 5 (33.33%) Video Processing
3 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (33.33%) Device Driver Development
4 4 (26.67%) ANSI C
4 4 (26.67%) Image Processing
4 4 (26.67%) Degree
4 4 (26.67%) WCF
4 4 (26.67%) WPF
4 4 (26.67%) C
4 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (26.67%) Windows
4 4 (26.67%) UML
4 4 (26.67%) OO

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dartford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) DB2
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) HP UFT
1 1 (6.67%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 5 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
2 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 5 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 4 (26.67%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) QA Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior QA Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (33.33%) jQuery
2 5 (33.33%) Middleware
2 5 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (26.67%) WCF
3 4 (26.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Device Driver
1 5 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
1 5 (33.33%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Device Driver Development
2 5 (33.33%) MVC
2 5 (33.33%) Video Processing
3 4 (26.67%) Image Processing
3 4 (26.67%) OO
3 4 (26.67%) OOD
3 4 (26.67%) UML
4 1 (6.67%) Functional Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) C#
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) ANSI C
3 4 (26.67%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (60.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft