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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Kent / Dartford
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 2 10
Rank change year-on-year -10 +8  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 6 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dartford 15.00% 38.30% 17.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.09% 51.43% 22.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 8
Median salary £32,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.66% -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 23 35 35
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dartford 57.50% 74.47% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 21 29 35
Median salary £34,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.82% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +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

C++
Salary Histogram in Dartford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Dartford over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Dartford

C++
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) iSeries
2 5 (83.33%) DB2
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB
3 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) DB2
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) .NET Developer
1 5 (83.33%) .NET Software Developer
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET Developer
1 5 (83.33%) C# .NET Developer
1 5 (83.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 5 (83.33%) C# Developer
1 5 (83.33%) C# Software Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Software Developer
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (16.67%) QA Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) QA Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior QA Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (83.33%) jQuery
1 5 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA