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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
South East / Kent
Rank 69 75 74
Rank change year-on-year +6 -1  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 14 32 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.74% 2.80% 2.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.07% 5.47% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 12 26 17
Median salary £31,250 £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.57% +9.37%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £30,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £72,500 £51,000
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 456 585 547
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 56.79% 51.18% 58.38%
Number of salaries quoted 372 504 484
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -3.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

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 24 March 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 24 March 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 -9 6 £32,000 -14.66%
Deal - 3 £30,500 -
Chatham - 2 - -
Maidstone - 1 £26,000 -
West Malling - 1 £23,000 -
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 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 Kent region with a requirement for C++.

1 20 (58.82%) Linux
1 20 (58.82%) Git (software)
2 19 (55.88%) SQL
3 17 (50.00%) UML
4 15 (44.12%) MVC
5 13 (38.24%) Software Engineering
6 12 (35.29%) Degree
6 12 (35.29%) C
6 12 (35.29%) C#
6 12 (35.29%) Java
7 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
7 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (29.41%) AngularJS
8 10 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (29.41%) .NET
9 9 (26.47%) J2EE
9 9 (26.47%) PHP
9 9 (26.47%) Servlets
9 9 (26.47%) Web Services
9 9 (26.47%) Legal
9 9 (26.47%) Games
9 9 (26.47%) Perforce
9 9 (26.47%) WordPress
9 9 (26.47%) Load Testing
9 9 (26.47%) Web Development
9 9 (26.47%) Google
9 9 (26.47%) Embedded Linux
9 9 (26.47%) Xbox
9 9 (26.47%) Tableau

C++
Top Related 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 9 (26.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 9 (26.47%) Google App Engine
1 9 (26.47%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) BigQuery
1 9 (26.47%) NoSQL
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 5 (14.71%) DB2
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (58.82%) Git (software)
2 7 (20.59%) Subversion
3 2 (5.88%) Selenium
4 1 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.94%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.94%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.94%) JIRA
4 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (26.47%) Games
1 9 (26.47%) Legal
2 2 (5.88%) Billing
2 2 (5.88%) Electronics
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Developer
2 12 (35.29%) Software Engineer
3 9 (26.47%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (26.47%) Java Engineer
3 9 (26.47%) Software Developer
4 8 (23.53%) C# Developer
4 8 (23.53%) C# Software Developer
4 8 (23.53%) Embedded Engineer
4 8 (23.53%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 6 (17.65%) C++ Developer
6 5 (14.71%) .NET Developer
6 5 (14.71%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (14.71%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (14.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (14.71%) SQL Developer
7 4 (11.76%) C++ Software Developer
7 4 (11.76%) Graduate
8 3 (8.82%) C++/C# Developer
8 3 (8.82%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) .NET
1 10 (29.41%) AngularJS
2 9 (26.47%) J2EE
2 9 (26.47%) OAuth
2 9 (26.47%) Qt
2 9 (26.47%) Servlets
2 9 (26.47%) Web Services
3 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET
3 8 (23.53%) jQuery
4 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (14.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (11.76%) HTML
6 1 (2.94%) ActiveX
6 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.94%) CSS
6 1 (2.94%) Middleware
6 1 (2.94%) Node.js
6 1 (2.94%) OpenLayers
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (26.47%) Xbox
3 6 (17.65%) Algorithms
3 6 (17.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 5 (14.71%) iSeries
5 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.94%) Device Driver
6 1 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (58.82%) Linux
2 9 (26.47%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (2.94%) FreeBSD
3 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) UML
2 15 (44.12%) MVC
3 13 (38.24%) Software Engineering
4 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (26.47%) DevOps
6 9 (26.47%) Game Development
6 9 (26.47%) Load Testing
6 9 (26.47%) Visualisation
6 9 (26.47%) Web Development
7 8 (23.53%) Mathematics
7 8 (23.53%) OO
7 8 (23.53%) OOD
8 7 (20.59%) Configuration Management
9 6 (17.65%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (17.65%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (17.65%) Signal Processing
9 6 (17.65%) Validation
10 3 (8.82%) Scrum
10 3 (8.82%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) SQL
2 12 (35.29%) C
2 12 (35.29%) C#
2 12 (35.29%) Java
3 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
4 9 (26.47%) PHP
5 7 (20.59%) Embedded C
6 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.88%) MATLAB
6 2 (5.88%) Python
7 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) ISEB
3 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) Firmware
2 3 (8.82%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Google
1 9 (26.47%) Perforce
1 9 (26.47%) Tableau
2 3 (8.82%) VMware
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago