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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 35 25 33
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Permanent jobs citing C++ 52 74 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 6.83% 10.26% 6.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.42% 16.48% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 51 73 38
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
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
499 449 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 65.57% 62.27% 51.39%
Number of salaries quoted 403 402 236
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
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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 +7 22 £45,000 -1.09% 2
Weymouth -1 10 £28,500 -18.57% 2
Dorchester +7 2 £26,500 -11.66% 1
Wareham +1 1 £42,500 -
Bournemouth -33 1 £27,500 -15.38% 3
Wimborne - 1 £45,000 -
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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++.

1 101 (77.10%) Software Engineering
2 72 (54.96%) C#
3 71 (54.20%) Linux
4 69 (52.67%) Degree
5 65 (49.62%) Windows
6 53 (40.46%) OO
7 43 (32.82%) UNIX
8 40 (30.53%) Computer Science
9 34 (25.95%) OOP
10 30 (22.90%) .NET
11 29 (22.14%) Java
12 25 (19.08%) C
13 24 (18.32%) Agile Software Development
14 22 (16.79%) VB
14 22 (16.79%) Visual Studio
14 22 (16.79%) Electronics
15 15 (11.45%) UML
15 15 (11.45%) Windows CE
16 14 (10.69%) VC++
16 14 (10.69%) SQL
16 14 (10.69%) WPF
17 12 (9.16%) QA
17 12 (9.16%) JavaScript
17 12 (9.16%) PHP
17 12 (9.16%) MySQL
17 12 (9.16%) OOD
17 12 (9.16%) Waterfall
18 10 (7.63%) SQL Server
19 9 (6.87%) MS Excel
19 9 (6.87%) Microsoft

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (6.87%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.82%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.05%) WAN
3 2 (1.53%) VPN
3 2 (1.53%) HTTP
3 2 (1.53%) SNMP
3 2 (1.53%) SSL
3 2 (1.53%) IPv4
3 2 (1.53%) IPv6
3 2 (1.53%) Firewall
3 2 (1.53%) IPsec
3 2 (1.53%) Wireshark
3 2 (1.53%) Network Security
3 2 (1.53%) tcpdump
4 1 (0.76%) RTP
4 1 (0.76%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.76%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.76%) FTP
4 1 (0.76%) ISDN
4 1 (0.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.16%) MySQL
2 10 (7.63%) SQL Server
3 8 (6.11%) Crystal Reports
3 8 (6.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 22 (16.79%) Visual Studio
2 8 (6.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.29%) Bugzilla
3 3 (2.29%) CruiseControl
3 3 (2.29%) Subversion
3 3 (2.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (2.29%) Hudson
4 1 (0.76%) Toad
4 1 (0.76%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.76%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.76%) CodeWarrior
4 1 (0.76%) Introscope
4 1 (0.76%) JProfiler
General
1 22 (16.79%) Electronics
2 9 (6.87%) Finance
3 5 (3.82%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.76%) Banking
4 1 (0.76%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.76%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.76%) Automotive
4 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 90 (68.70%) Software Engineer
2 41 (31.30%) C++ Software Engineer
3 25 (19.08%) Senior Software Engineer
4 23 (17.56%) Graduate
4 23 (17.56%) Developer
4 23 (17.56%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 20 (15.27%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 18 (13.74%) Junior Software Engineer
6 18 (13.74%) Junior
7 15 (11.45%) Software Developer
8 11 (8.40%) C# Software Engineer
9 8 (6.11%) C# Developer
10 7 (5.34%) Architect
10 7 (5.34%) Systems Architect
11 4 (3.05%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 3 (2.29%) Team Leader
12 3 (2.29%) Software Team Leader
13 2 (1.53%) Analyst
14 1 (0.76%) Test Analyst
14 1 (0.76%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (22.90%) .NET
2 14 (10.69%) WPF
3 8 (6.11%) COM
4 4 (3.05%) STL
5 3 (2.29%) XML
5 3 (2.29%) MFC
6 1 (0.76%) JDBC
6 1 (0.76%) ODBC
6 1 (0.76%) Middleware
6 1 (0.76%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 40 (30.53%) Computer Science
2 9 (6.87%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.11%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.29%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.29%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.53%) Device Driver
5 2 (1.53%) Cryptography
5 2 (1.53%) SCADA
6 1 (0.76%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.76%) PKI
6 1 (0.76%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 71 (54.20%) Linux
2 65 (49.62%) Windows
3 43 (32.82%) UNIX
4 15 (11.45%) Windows CE
5 8 (6.11%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (77.10%) Software Engineering
2 53 (40.46%) OO
3 34 (25.95%) OOP
4 24 (18.32%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (11.45%) UML
6 12 (9.16%) OOD
6 12 (9.16%) Waterfall
7 8 (6.11%) iOS Development
8 7 (5.34%) E-Commerce
9 6 (4.58%) Unit Testing
10 5 (3.82%) Multithreading
11 4 (3.05%) Mentoring
11 4 (3.05%) Coaching
11 4 (3.05%) Scrum
12 3 (2.29%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (2.29%) OOA/OOD
12 3 (2.29%) Project Management
12 3 (2.29%) Line Management
13 2 (1.53%) Cyber Security
13 2 (1.53%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 72 (54.96%) C#
2 29 (22.14%) Java
3 25 (19.08%) C
4 22 (16.79%) VB
5 14 (10.69%) SQL
5 14 (10.69%) VC++
6 12 (9.16%) JavaScript
6 12 (9.16%) PHP
7 9 (6.87%) VB6
8 4 (3.05%) Embedded C
9 3 (2.29%) Assembly Language
10 2 (1.53%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.76%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.76%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 69 (52.67%) Degree
2 8 (6.11%) MCPD
2 8 (6.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (6.11%) MCTS
3 3 (2.29%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.53%) PhD
5 1 (0.76%) ISEB
5 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.16%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.76%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (0.76%) nmon
Vendors
1 9 (6.87%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.76%) HP
2 1 (0.76%) Green Hat
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle
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