The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Kent / Maidstone
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 21 31
Rank change year-on-year +8 +10  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 6 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 8.33% 1.47% 0.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.77% 3.13% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Median salary £52,500 £67,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% -  
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 Maidstone with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Maidstone
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 47 32 92
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 65.28% 47.06% 73.02%
Number of salaries quoted 40 27 86
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £53,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Maidstone 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 Maidstone

C++
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Salary trend for C++ in Maidstone

C++
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Maidstone over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 22 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 Maidstone region with a requirement for C++.

1 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
2 4 (57.14%) Secure Coding
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) C
4 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) ISEB
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) SoapUI
4 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (14.29%) REST
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) API Integration
5 1 (14.29%) SQLite
5 1 (14.29%) JSON
5 1 (14.29%) Ruby
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
5 1 (14.29%) Bluetooth
5 1 (14.29%) GPRS

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidstone 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 1 (14.29%) Bluetooth
1 1 (14.29%) GPRS
1 1 (14.29%) WCDMA
1 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (28.57%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) C++ Software Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
2 4 (57.14%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Secure Coding
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) API Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) ISEB
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft