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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 44 28 25
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 35 72 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 5.69% 7.92% 8.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.83% 11.76% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 32 71 58
Average salary £39,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.72% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
356 612 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 57.89% 67.33% 56.85%
Number of salaries quoted 279 512 352
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 2 July 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 2 July 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 -3 21 £72,500 +123.07% 1
Weymouth +4 7 £39,000 -22.00% 2
Poole +4 1 - -
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 67 (68.37%) Software Engineering
2 65 (66.33%) C#
3 56 (57.14%) Java
4 37 (37.76%) Degree
5 36 (36.73%) Computer Science
5 36 (36.73%) Linux
6 33 (33.67%) C
7 32 (32.65%) .NET
8 24 (24.49%) Windows
9 21 (21.43%) Electronics
10 19 (19.39%) OO
11 18 (18.37%) JavaScript
11 18 (18.37%) SQL
12 17 (17.35%) UML
12 17 (17.35%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (15.31%) HTML
13 15 (15.31%) Oracle
13 15 (15.31%) ETL
14 14 (14.29%) Finance
15 12 (12.24%) CSS
16 11 (11.22%) Business Intelligence
16 11 (11.22%) TDD
16 11 (11.22%) BDD
16 11 (11.22%) Multithreading
17 10 (10.20%) Mathematics
17 10 (10.20%) UNIX
17 10 (10.20%) Embedded Systems
18 9 (9.18%) Algorithms
18 9 (9.18%) STL
18 9 (9.18%) MFC

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (2.04%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.12%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (2.04%) Wireless
2 2 (2.04%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.02%) VPN
3 1 (1.02%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.10%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (5.10%) MySQL
2 5 (5.10%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.02%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (6.12%) Bugzilla
1 6 (6.12%) CruiseControl
1 6 (6.12%) Subversion
1 6 (6.12%) Visual Studio
1 6 (6.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 6 (6.12%) Hudson
2 3 (3.06%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.02%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (1.02%) C++Builder
3 1 (1.02%) Selenium
3 1 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (21.43%) Electronics
2 14 (14.29%) Finance
3 6 (6.12%) Automotive
4 5 (5.10%) Publishing
5 4 (4.08%) Multimedia
6 3 (3.06%) Billing
6 3 (3.06%) Marketing
6 3 (3.06%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.02%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 68 (69.39%) Software Engineer
2 25 (25.51%) Developer
3 22 (22.45%) Graduate
3 22 (22.45%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 14 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
5 12 (12.24%) C++ Software Engineer
6 11 (11.22%) Oracle Developer
6 11 (11.22%) Junior Software Engineer
6 11 (11.22%) Junior
7 10 (10.20%) C# Software Engineer
8 9 (9.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 8 (8.16%) Software Developer
10 6 (6.12%) Firmware Engineer
11 5 (5.10%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (5.10%) .NET Developer
11 5 (5.10%) C# Developer
12 4 (4.08%) Architect
12 4 (4.08%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
13 3 (3.06%) .NET Web Developer
13 3 (3.06%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (32.65%) .NET
2 15 (15.31%) HTML
3 12 (12.24%) CSS
4 9 (9.18%) STL
4 9 (9.18%) MFC
5 6 (6.12%) XML
6 5 (5.10%) XHTML
6 5 (5.10%) Web Services
6 5 (5.10%) Ajax
6 5 (5.10%) JSON
6 5 (5.10%) jQuery
7 4 (4.08%) HTML5
8 3 (3.06%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 3 (3.06%) WPF
8 3 (3.06%) ActiveX
9 2 (2.04%) WinForms
10 1 (1.02%) OpenMP
10 1 (1.02%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 36 (36.73%) Computer Science
2 10 (10.20%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (10.20%) Mathematics
3 9 (9.18%) Algorithms
4 6 (6.12%) Client/Server
5 5 (5.10%) Physics
6 4 (4.08%) Photography
7 3 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.06%) Human Factors
8 2 (2.04%) Device Driver
9 1 (1.02%) PKI
9 1 (1.02%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 36 (36.73%) Linux
2 24 (24.49%) Windows
3 10 (10.20%) UNIX
4 5 (5.10%) Android
5 3 (3.06%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.06%) Windows CE
6 1 (1.02%) VxWorks
6 1 (1.02%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (68.37%) Software Engineering
2 19 (19.39%) OO
3 17 (17.35%) UML
3 17 (17.35%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (15.31%) ETL
5 11 (11.22%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (11.22%) TDD
5 11 (11.22%) Multithreading
5 11 (11.22%) BDD
6 8 (8.16%) SDLC
7 7 (7.14%) Signal Processing
7 7 (7.14%) OOP
8 6 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (5.10%) API Development
9 5 (5.10%) Configuration Management
9 5 (5.10%) Scrum
10 4 (4.08%) Pair Programming
10 4 (4.08%) Software Testing
11 3 (3.06%) Web Development
11 3 (3.06%) Parallel Programming
Programming Languages
1 65 (66.33%) C#
2 56 (57.14%) Java
3 33 (33.67%) C
4 18 (18.37%) SQL
4 18 (18.37%) JavaScript
5 9 (9.18%) PHP
6 8 (8.16%) Embedded C++
7 6 (6.12%) Python
7 6 (6.12%) Embedded C
8 4 (4.08%) MATLAB
9 3 (3.06%) VB.NET
9 3 (3.06%) VC++
9 3 (3.06%) Perl
10 2 (2.04%) VB
10 2 (2.04%) VB6
11 1 (1.02%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.02%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 37 (37.76%) Degree
2 7 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.12%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.06%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.04%) QA
2 1 (1.02%) DO-178B
System Software
1 7 (7.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (15.31%) Oracle
2 3 (3.06%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.02%) Intel
3 1 (1.02%) Borland
3 1 (1.02%) Wind River
Weymouth, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-48,000 Depending on level
Posted: 3 hours ago
Dorset
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Weymouth, Dorset
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
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Salary: £10 - £15 Per Hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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Dorset
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago