The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South East / Kent
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 60 84
Rank change year-on-year +6 +24  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 22 25 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.28% 2.64% 1.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.04% 5.20% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 22 25 13
Median salary £38,250 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £25,000 £36,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,000 £40,000
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 Kent with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 364 481 666
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 54.25% 50.74% 61.61%
Number of salaries quoted 322 429 592
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

C++
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for C++ in Kent

C++
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Kent over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Kent

C++
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Kent region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dartford -1 9 £40,000 +6.66%
Maidstone +7 6 £52,500 -22.22%
Deal - 2 £30,500 -
Rochester - 1 £42,000 -
C++
South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 Kent region with a requirement for C++.

1 18 (50.00%) .NET
1 18 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (47.22%) C#
3 14 (38.89%) SQL
4 13 (36.11%) C
5 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET
5 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (27.78%) jQuery
6 9 (25.00%) Degree
6 9 (25.00%) ISO 9001
7 8 (22.22%) Linux
7 8 (22.22%) MVC
8 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
8 7 (19.44%) Git (software)
9 6 (16.67%) UML
9 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 6 (16.67%) HTML
9 6 (16.67%) Scrum
9 6 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
10 5 (13.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (13.89%) Cross-Platform Development
10 5 (13.89%) Device Driver Development
10 5 (13.89%) VMware
10 5 (13.89%) VMware Workstation
10 5 (13.89%) Device Driver
10 5 (13.89%) Middleware
10 5 (13.89%) DB2
10 5 (13.89%) iSeries
10 5 (13.89%) Video Processing
10 5 (13.89%) Qt

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.56%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Google App Engine
1 2 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.56%) Bluetooth
3 1 (2.78%) GPRS
3 1 (2.78%) WCDMA
3 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) DB2
3 2 (5.56%) BigQuery
3 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.56%) LabVIEW
3 2 (5.56%) Selenium
3 2 (5.56%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.78%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.78%) CodeWarrior
4 1 (2.78%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.78%) JIRA
4 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.78%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (8.33%) Electronics
2 2 (5.56%) Games
2 2 (5.56%) Legal
3 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 13 (36.11%) Embedded Engineer
3 12 (33.33%) Developer
3 12 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 11 (30.56%) Software Developer
5 10 (27.78%) C# Developer
5 10 (27.78%) C# Software Developer
6 7 (19.44%) C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (16.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 6 (16.67%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (13.89%) .NET Developer
8 5 (13.89%) .NET Software Developer
8 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (13.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (13.89%) C# GUI Developer
8 5 (13.89%) C++ Developer
8 5 (13.89%) C++ Software Developer
8 5 (13.89%) C++/C# Developer
8 5 (13.89%) GUI Developer
8 5 (13.89%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (50.00%) .NET
2 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET
2 10 (27.78%) jQuery
3 6 (16.67%) HTML
4 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (13.89%) Middleware
4 5 (13.89%) Qt
4 5 (13.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (11.11%) WCF
5 4 (11.11%) WPF
6 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
7 2 (5.56%) J2EE
7 2 (5.56%) OAuth
7 2 (5.56%) Servlets
7 2 (5.56%) Web Services
8 1 (2.78%) ActiveX
8 1 (2.78%) CSS
8 1 (2.78%) Node.js
8 1 (2.78%) SOAP
8 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (13.89%) Device Driver
2 5 (13.89%) iSeries
3 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.56%) Home Automation
4 2 (5.56%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Linux
2 4 (11.11%) Windows
3 2 (5.56%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (22.22%) MVC
4 6 (16.67%) Scrum
4 6 (16.67%) UML
5 5 (13.89%) Cross-Platform Development
5 5 (13.89%) Device Driver Development
5 5 (13.89%) Video Processing
6 4 (11.11%) Image Processing
6 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 4 (11.11%) OO
6 4 (11.11%) OOD
6 4 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (11.11%) Secure Coding
7 3 (8.33%) Test Automation
8 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.56%) Load Testing
8 2 (5.56%) Security Testing
8 2 (5.56%) Telematics
8 2 (5.56%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 17 (47.22%) C#
2 14 (38.89%) SQL
3 13 (36.11%) C
4 4 (11.11%) ANSI C
4 4 (11.11%) Embedded C
4 4 (11.11%) Embedded C++
4 4 (11.11%) Java
4 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.56%) PHP
6 1 (2.78%) Assembly Language
6 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) ISEB
3 2 (5.56%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) VMware Workstation
2 4 (11.11%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) VMware
3 2 (5.56%) Google
3 2 (5.56%) Perforce
3 2 (5.56%) Tableau
4 1 (2.78%) Freescale
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle
Kent
Pearson Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cranbrook, Kent
Adris Technologies Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago