The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 72 66 67
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 19 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.45% 0.51% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.53% 0.52% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 19 3 1
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +63.93%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C++ Software Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
752 577 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 96.78% 97.47% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 674 485 470
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer in the job title across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

C++ Software Engineer Salary Trend in Dorset

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

C++ Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Dorset

C++ Software Engineer
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole - 15 £32,500 -
Weymouth - 2 £26,250 -
Bournemouth - 1 £32,500 -
C++ Software Engineer
South West

C++ Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset region that cited C++ Software Engineer in their job title 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 with C++ Software Engineer in their job title.

1 43 (100.00%) C++
1 43 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 41 (95.35%) Windows
3 37 (86.05%) Linux
3 37 (86.05%) OO
4 36 (83.72%) OOP
5 35 (81.40%) UNIX
6 22 (51.16%) Degree
7 21 (48.84%) Computer Science
8 4 (9.30%) C#
8 4 (9.30%) .NET
9 3 (6.98%) C
9 3 (6.98%) OOA/OOD
10 2 (4.65%) UML
10 2 (4.65%) Firewall
10 2 (4.65%) IPsec
10 2 (4.65%) Cryptography
10 2 (4.65%) Device Driver
10 2 (4.65%) MFC
10 2 (4.65%) STL
10 2 (4.65%) OOD
10 2 (4.65%) SNMP
10 2 (4.65%) VPN
10 2 (4.65%) SSL
10 2 (4.65%) IPv4
10 2 (4.65%) IPv6
10 2 (4.65%) Assembly Language
10 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
10 2 (4.65%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (4.65%) Unit Testing

C++ Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset region that cited C++ Software Engineer in their job title 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 with C++ Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Firewall
1 2 (4.65%) IPsec
1 2 (4.65%) SNMP
1 2 (4.65%) VPN
1 2 (4.65%) SSL
1 2 (4.65%) IPv4
1 2 (4.65%) IPv6
1 2 (4.65%) Network Security
1 2 (4.65%) Wireshark
1 2 (4.65%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) C++Builder
General
1 1 (2.33%) Billing
1 1 (2.33%) Electronics
1 1 (2.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) .NET
2 2 (4.65%) MFC
2 2 (4.65%) STL
2 2 (4.65%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 21 (48.84%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.65%) Cryptography
2 2 (4.65%) Device Driver
2 2 (4.65%) SCADA
2 2 (4.65%) Mathematics
2 2 (4.65%) Physics
3 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 41 (95.35%) Windows
2 37 (86.05%) Linux
3 35 (81.40%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 37 (86.05%) OO
3 36 (83.72%) OOP
4 3 (6.98%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (4.65%) UML
5 2 (4.65%) OOD
5 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.65%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (4.65%) Unit Testing
5 2 (4.65%) Multithreading
5 2 (4.65%) Information Assurance
5 2 (4.65%) Cyber Security
5 2 (4.65%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.33%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (9.30%) C#
3 3 (6.98%) C
4 2 (4.65%) Assembly Language
5 1 (2.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (51.16%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (2.33%) Renesas
Dorset
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