The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 43 37 27
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Permanent jobs citing C++ 37 52 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 5.28% 6.15% 9.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.18% 9.14% 15.28%
Number of salaries quoted 36 51 69
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C++
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
403 569 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 57.49% 67.34% 61.64%
Number of salaries quoted 313 463 401
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

C++
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

C++ Salary Trend in Dorset

C++
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Dorset

C++
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++ within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Bournemouth +4 9 £23,500 -14.54% 1
Weymouth +4 8 £39,000 +25.80% 1
Verwood - 6 £37,500 -
Poole -5 3 £41,250 -8.33% 3
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 58 (73.42%) Java
2 49 (62.03%) Software Engineering
3 47 (59.49%) C#
4 35 (44.30%) Linux
5 28 (35.44%) C
6 26 (32.91%) .NET
7 24 (30.38%) Degree
8 23 (29.11%) OO
9 22 (27.85%) UML
10 21 (26.58%) Computer Science
11 19 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (22.78%) TCP/IP
12 18 (22.78%) Algorithms
13 17 (21.52%) MATLAB
14 15 (18.99%) ETL
14 15 (18.99%) Oracle
15 14 (17.72%) Electronics
15 14 (17.72%) Parallel Programming
16 13 (16.46%) Security Cleared
17 12 (15.19%) SC Cleared
17 12 (15.19%) Multithreading
17 12 (15.19%) Finance
18 11 (13.92%) Business Intelligence
18 11 (13.92%) BDD
18 11 (13.92%) TDD
19 10 (12.66%) Signal Processing
20 9 (11.39%) Windows
20 9 (11.39%) SQL
20 9 (11.39%) SDLC
21 8 (10.13%) Analytical Skills

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

Applications
1 2 (2.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (22.78%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.53%) Wireless
2 2 (2.53%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.27%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.53%) MySQL
2 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (8.86%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (3.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (3.80%) Bugzilla
2 3 (3.80%) CruiseControl
2 3 (3.80%) Subversion
2 3 (3.80%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (3.80%) Hudson
3 2 (2.53%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.27%) C++Builder
General
1 14 (17.72%) Electronics
2 12 (15.19%) Finance
3 3 (3.80%) Aerospace
3 3 (3.80%) Automotive
3 3 (3.80%) Front Office
3 3 (3.80%) Marketing
4 2 (2.53%) Publishing
5 1 (1.27%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 47 (59.49%) Software Engineer
2 27 (34.18%) Developer
3 17 (21.52%) Graduate
3 17 (21.52%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 14 (17.72%) Senior Software Engineer
5 11 (13.92%) Oracle Developer
6 10 (12.66%) Software Developer
7 9 (11.39%) C++ Software Engineer
8 7 (8.86%) Junior Software Engineer
8 7 (8.86%) Junior
9 6 (7.59%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
10 5 (6.33%) .NET Developer
11 4 (5.06%) C# Software Engineer
11 4 (5.06%) Java Software Engineer
11 4 (5.06%) Senior Java Software Engineer
12 3 (3.80%) SQL Developer
12 3 (3.80%) Systems Developer
12 3 (3.80%) Architect
12 3 (3.80%) Software Architect
12 3 (3.80%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (32.91%) .NET
2 8 (10.13%) HTML
3 6 (7.59%) OpenMP
4 5 (6.33%) CSS
5 4 (5.06%) HTML5
6 3 (3.80%) Ajax
6 3 (3.80%) .NET Framework
6 3 (3.80%) JSON
6 3 (3.80%) MFC
6 3 (3.80%) XML
6 3 (3.80%) ActiveX
7 2 (2.53%) XHTML
7 2 (2.53%) WinForms
7 2 (2.53%) STL
7 2 (2.53%) Web Services
7 2 (2.53%) jQuery
8 1 (1.27%) RESTful
8 1 (1.27%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.58%) Computer Science
2 18 (22.78%) Algorithms
3 8 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (8.86%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.80%) Physics
5 3 (3.80%) Human Factors
6 2 (2.53%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.27%) Photography
7 1 (1.27%) Robotics
7 1 (1.27%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 35 (44.30%) Linux
2 9 (11.39%) Windows
3 1 (1.27%) UNIX
3 1 (1.27%) Windows CE
3 1 (1.27%) VxWorks
3 1 (1.27%) Android
3 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (62.03%) Software Engineering
2 23 (29.11%) OO
3 22 (27.85%) UML
4 19 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (18.99%) ETL
6 14 (17.72%) Parallel Programming
7 12 (15.19%) Multithreading
8 11 (13.92%) BDD
8 11 (13.92%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (13.92%) TDD
9 10 (12.66%) Signal Processing
10 9 (11.39%) SDLC
11 6 (7.59%) Concurrent Programming
11 6 (7.59%) Validation
12 4 (5.06%) Scrum
12 4 (5.06%) Pair Programming
12 4 (5.06%) Software Testing
12 4 (5.06%) Waterfall
13 3 (3.80%) Software Architecture
13 3 (3.80%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 58 (73.42%) Java
2 47 (59.49%) C#
3 28 (35.44%) C
4 17 (21.52%) MATLAB
5 9 (11.39%) SQL
6 8 (10.13%) JavaScript
7 6 (7.59%) PHP
8 3 (3.80%) Embedded C
8 3 (3.80%) VC++
9 1 (1.27%) Python
9 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.27%) Perl
9 1 (1.27%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 24 (30.38%) Degree
2 13 (16.46%) Security Cleared
3 12 (15.19%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.59%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (18.99%) Oracle
2 8 (10.13%) Intel
3 3 (3.80%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.27%) Borland
4 1 (1.27%) Wind River
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