The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 4 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing C++ 6 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorchester 35.29% 14.29% 41.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.86% 50.00% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 7
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C++
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Dorchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
14 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorchester 82.35% 28.57% 94.12%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 15
Average salary £42,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.23% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Dorchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Dorchester

C++
Salary Trend in Dorchester

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

C++ Salary Trend in Dorchester

C++
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Dorchester

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Dorchester region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C++.

1 9 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 8 (80.00%) Mathematics
2 8 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (80.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) UML
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (10.00%) Intranet
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Electronics

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Dorchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Dorchester region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Graduate
3 2 (20.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Mathematics
1 8 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (80.00%) UML
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) SAP