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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 40 26 29
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 56 45 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 7.41% 7.45% 8.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.55% 12.61% 12.47%
Number of salaries quoted 56 40 42
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,250 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
531 357 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 70.24% 59.11% 66.37%
Number of salaries quoted 482 310 346
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 29 January 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 29 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 +5 25 £45,000 +68.22% 12
Dorchester 0 8 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Wareham 0 4 £27,000 -36.47%
Weymouth -3 3 £22,500 -35.71%
Bournemouth -24 1 £32,500 - 5
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 91 (79.13%) Software Engineering
2 58 (50.43%) Windows
3 57 (49.57%) Degree
4 53 (46.09%) C#
5 46 (40.00%) Linux
6 42 (36.52%) OO
7 37 (32.17%) OOP
8 36 (31.30%) Computer Science
9 35 (30.43%) UNIX
10 24 (20.87%) .NET
11 20 (17.39%) Java
12 19 (16.52%) C
13 16 (13.91%) SQL
14 13 (11.30%) UML
15 11 (9.57%) Mathematics
15 11 (9.57%) Security Cleared
16 10 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (8.70%) Electronics
17 9 (7.83%) HTML
17 9 (7.83%) Algorithms
18 8 (6.96%) Multithreading
18 8 (6.96%) SQL Server
18 8 (6.96%) E-Commerce
19 7 (6.09%) Manufacturing
19 7 (6.09%) JavaScript
20 6 (5.22%) STL
20 6 (5.22%) Unit Testing
20 6 (5.22%) SC Cleared
21 5 (4.35%) Cyber Security
21 5 (4.35%) Kalman Filter

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.61%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (2.61%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (2.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.87%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.48%) VPN
1 4 (3.48%) Firewall
2 3 (2.61%) Network Security
2 3 (2.61%) IPsec
2 3 (2.61%) Intranet
3 2 (1.74%) IPv4
3 2 (1.74%) IPv6
3 2 (1.74%) SNMP
3 2 (1.74%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.74%) SSL
3 2 (1.74%) Wireshark
3 2 (1.74%) tcpdump
4 1 (0.87%) WAN
4 1 (0.87%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.96%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.74%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (3.48%) C++Builder
2 2 (1.74%) Bugzilla
2 2 (1.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (1.74%) Subversion
2 2 (1.74%) CruiseControl
2 2 (1.74%) Hudson
2 2 (1.74%) Selenium
General
1 10 (8.70%) Electronics
2 7 (6.09%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.35%) Spanish Language
4 3 (2.61%) Automotive
5 2 (1.74%) Retail
6 1 (0.87%) Billing
6 1 (0.87%) Finance
Job Titles
1 85 (73.91%) Software Engineer
2 43 (37.39%) C++ Software Engineer
3 19 (16.52%) Senior Software Engineer
4 16 (13.91%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 11 (9.57%) C# Software Engineer
6 10 (8.70%) Graduate
6 10 (8.70%) Developer
7 9 (7.83%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 8 (6.96%) Software Developer
8 8 (6.96%) Architect
9 7 (6.09%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (4.35%) Senior Systems Analyst
10 5 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (4.35%) Analyst
10 5 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
11 3 (2.61%) Firmware Engineer
11 3 (2.61%) Test Engineer
11 3 (2.61%) Systems Test Engineer
11 3 (2.61%) Junior Software Engineer
11 3 (2.61%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (20.87%) .NET
2 9 (7.83%) HTML
3 6 (5.22%) STL
4 5 (4.35%) MFC
4 5 (4.35%) CSS
5 4 (3.48%) WPF
6 3 (2.61%) XML
7 2 (1.74%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 1 (0.87%) HTML5
8 1 (0.87%) Pthreads
8 1 (0.87%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.87%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.87%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 36 (31.30%) Computer Science
2 11 (9.57%) Mathematics
3 9 (7.83%) Algorithms
4 5 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.61%) Physics
6 3 (2.61%) SCADA
6 3 (2.61%) Cryptography
6 3 (2.61%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.74%) Device Driver
7 2 (1.74%) PKI
8 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.87%) Open Source
8 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 58 (50.43%) Windows
2 46 (40.00%) Linux
3 35 (30.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (79.13%) Software Engineering
2 42 (36.52%) OO
3 37 (32.17%) OOP
4 13 (11.30%) UML
5 10 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (6.96%) Multithreading
6 8 (6.96%) E-Commerce
7 6 (5.22%) Unit Testing
8 5 (4.35%) Cyber Security
8 5 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (4.35%) Information Assurance
8 5 (4.35%) Scrum
9 4 (3.48%) OOA/OOD
9 4 (3.48%) Coaching
10 3 (2.61%) Refactoring
10 3 (2.61%) ITIL
10 3 (2.61%) PRINCE2
10 3 (2.61%) OOD
10 3 (2.61%) Configuration Management
11 2 (1.74%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (46.09%) C#
2 20 (17.39%) Java
3 19 (16.52%) C
4 16 (13.91%) SQL
5 7 (6.09%) JavaScript
6 5 (4.35%) Delphi
6 5 (4.35%) PHP
6 5 (4.35%) MATLAB
7 3 (2.61%) VB6
7 3 (2.61%) Python
7 3 (2.61%) VB
7 3 (2.61%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.61%) Embedded C
8 2 (1.74%) Embedded C++
8 2 (1.74%) Assembly Language
8 2 (1.74%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.87%) Ruby
9 1 (0.87%) Perl
9 1 (0.87%) VC++
Qualifications
1 57 (49.57%) Degree
2 11 (9.57%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.22%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.87%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (2.61%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (2.61%) SAP
2 1 (0.87%) Renesas
2 1 (0.87%) Microsoft
Dorset
Spectrum IT
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
The Developer Portal
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum, Benefits 12.5% bonus, Stock options, 25 day
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
Salt
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorchester, Dorset
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £30-35,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 25 Day Holiday Pension Flexi-hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension, flexi time
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £3000 - £4000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Imagine Publishing
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Dorset
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago