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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 42 35 30
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Permanent jobs citing C++ 40 62 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 6.13% 6.74% 7.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.67% 10.10% 13.12%
Number of salaries quoted 38 61 58
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,250 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
375 614 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 57.52% 66.74% 57.55%
Number of salaries quoted 286 513 382
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 £23,500 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £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 28 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 28 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 19 £23,500 -27.69% 2
Weymouth +4 7 £39,000 -22.00% 1
Verwood - 3 £38,500 - 3
Poole -3 1 - - 1
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 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 71 (70.30%) Software Engineering
2 66 (65.35%) Java
3 62 (61.39%) C#
4 43 (42.57%) Linux
5 37 (36.63%) C
6 35 (34.65%) Degree
7 34 (33.66%) .NET
8 33 (32.67%) Computer Science
9 24 (23.76%) OO
10 23 (22.77%) UML
11 20 (19.80%) Windows
12 19 (18.81%) Electronics
12 19 (18.81%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (15.84%) TCP/IP
13 16 (15.84%) SQL
13 16 (15.84%) JavaScript
13 16 (15.84%) Algorithms
14 15 (14.85%) Oracle
14 15 (14.85%) ETL
15 14 (13.86%) HTML
16 13 (12.87%) Finance
16 13 (12.87%) SDLC
17 12 (11.88%) MATLAB
17 12 (11.88%) SC Cleared
17 12 (11.88%) Security Cleared
18 11 (10.89%) Multithreading
18 11 (10.89%) Parallel Programming
18 11 (10.89%) TDD
18 11 (10.89%) Business Intelligence
18 11 (10.89%) CSS

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (1.98%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.84%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.98%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.98%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (1.98%) Wireless
3 1 (0.99%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.91%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.95%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (4.95%) MySQL
2 5 (4.95%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (5.94%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.95%) CruiseControl
2 5 (4.95%) Subversion
2 5 (4.95%) Bugzilla
2 5 (4.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (4.95%) Hudson
3 4 (3.96%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (2.97%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.99%) C++Builder
General
1 19 (18.81%) Electronics
2 13 (12.87%) Finance
3 6 (5.94%) Automotive
4 5 (4.95%) Publishing
5 4 (3.96%) Multimedia
6 3 (2.97%) Marketing
6 3 (2.97%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.98%) Billing
8 1 (0.99%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 71 (70.30%) Software Engineer
2 27 (26.73%) Developer
3 24 (23.76%) Graduate
3 24 (23.76%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 17 (16.83%) Senior Software Engineer
5 11 (10.89%) C++ Software Engineer
5 11 (10.89%) Oracle Developer
6 10 (9.90%) Junior
6 10 (9.90%) Junior Software Engineer
7 9 (8.91%) Software Developer
8 8 (7.92%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 7 (6.93%) C# Software Engineer
10 6 (5.94%) .NET Developer
11 5 (4.95%) C# Developer
11 5 (4.95%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
11 5 (4.95%) Firmware Engineer
11 5 (4.95%) C# .NET Developer
12 3 (2.97%) Systems Developer
12 3 (2.97%) .NET Web Developer
12 3 (2.97%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (33.66%) .NET
2 14 (13.86%) HTML
3 11 (10.89%) CSS
4 7 (6.93%) STL
4 7 (6.93%) MFC
5 5 (4.95%) JSON
5 5 (4.95%) Ajax
5 5 (4.95%) jQuery
5 5 (4.95%) Web Services
5 5 (4.95%) XML
5 5 (4.95%) XHTML
6 4 (3.96%) HTML5
7 3 (2.97%) OpenMP
7 3 (2.97%) WPF
7 3 (2.97%) ActiveX
8 2 (1.98%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (1.98%) WinForms
9 1 (0.99%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.99%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 33 (32.67%) Computer Science
2 16 (15.84%) Algorithms
3 9 (8.91%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (6.93%) Mathematics
5 5 (4.95%) Client/Server
5 5 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.96%) Photography
6 4 (3.96%) Physics
7 3 (2.97%) Human Factors
8 2 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.98%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.99%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 43 (42.57%) Linux
2 20 (19.80%) Windows
3 7 (6.93%) UNIX
4 5 (4.95%) Android
5 3 (2.97%) Windows CE
5 3 (2.97%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.99%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.99%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (70.30%) Software Engineering
2 24 (23.76%) OO
3 23 (22.77%) UML
4 19 (18.81%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (14.85%) ETL
6 13 (12.87%) SDLC
7 11 (10.89%) Multithreading
7 11 (10.89%) Parallel Programming
7 11 (10.89%) TDD
7 11 (10.89%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (10.89%) BDD
8 9 (8.91%) Signal Processing
9 5 (4.95%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (4.95%) Configuration Management
9 5 (4.95%) API Development
10 4 (3.96%) Waterfall
10 4 (3.96%) OOP
10 4 (3.96%) Software Testing
10 4 (3.96%) Pair Programming
10 4 (3.96%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 66 (65.35%) Java
2 62 (61.39%) C#
3 37 (36.63%) C
4 16 (15.84%) SQL
4 16 (15.84%) JavaScript
5 12 (11.88%) MATLAB
6 9 (8.91%) PHP
7 7 (6.93%) Embedded C++
8 6 (5.94%) Embedded C
9 5 (4.95%) Python
10 3 (2.97%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.97%) VC++
10 3 (2.97%) Perl
11 2 (1.98%) VB
11 2 (1.98%) VB6
Qualifications
1 35 (34.65%) Degree
2 12 (11.88%) SC Cleared
2 12 (11.88%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.98%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.97%) DO-178B
2 2 (1.98%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.94%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (14.85%) Oracle
2 3 (2.97%) Intel
2 3 (2.97%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.99%) Wind River
3 1 (0.99%) Borland
Dorset
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Verwood, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Weymouth, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-48,000 Depending on level
Posted: 4 days ago
Verwood, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-42,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Verwood, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
Sherborne
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Dorset
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bournemouth
Stem Graduates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago