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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 32 21 34
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +13
Permanent jobs citing C++ 59 55 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 7.98% 9.48% 5.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.02% 14.63% 10.07%
Number of salaries quoted 56 52 27
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £45,000 £54,000
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
491 376 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 66.44% 64.83% 55.17%
Number of salaries quoted 427 319 264
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -9 20 £25,000 -23.07% 2
Poole -5 19 £45,000 +63.63% 4
Dorchester -2 2 £32,500 -
Weymouth -4 1 £52,500 - 2
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 78 (68.42%) Software Engineering
2 69 (60.53%) C#
3 45 (39.47%) Java
4 44 (38.60%) Degree
5 41 (35.96%) Windows
6 39 (34.21%) Computer Science
7 37 (32.46%) Linux
8 31 (27.19%) C
9 30 (26.32%) .NET
10 26 (22.81%) SQL
11 23 (20.18%) JavaScript
11 23 (20.18%) HTML
11 23 (20.18%) OO
12 20 (17.54%) UNIX
13 19 (16.67%) OOP
14 16 (14.04%) CSS
14 16 (14.04%) Electronics
15 15 (13.16%) UML
16 14 (12.28%) SQL Server
16 14 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
16 14 (12.28%) Mathematics
17 13 (11.40%) PHP
18 11 (9.65%) Algorithms
19 10 (8.77%) Multithreading
19 10 (8.77%) STL
20 9 (7.89%) MFC
20 9 (7.89%) Finance
20 9 (7.89%) Embedded Systems
21 8 (7.02%) Security Cleared
21 8 (7.02%) Python

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (2.63%) SharePoint
1 3 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.51%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.63%) Intranet
3 2 (1.75%) Firewall
3 2 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.75%) Wireless
3 2 (1.75%) VPN
3 2 (1.75%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.88%) IPsec
4 1 (0.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.28%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.39%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (4.39%) MySQL
2 5 (4.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.75%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (5.26%) Bugzilla
1 6 (5.26%) CruiseControl
1 6 (5.26%) Subversion
1 6 (5.26%) Visual Studio
1 6 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 6 (5.26%) Hudson
2 2 (1.75%) C++Builder
2 2 (1.75%) Selenium
3 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.88%) Rational DOORS
General
1 16 (14.04%) Electronics
2 9 (7.89%) Finance
3 6 (5.26%) Automotive
4 5 (4.39%) Publishing
4 5 (4.39%) Spanish Language
5 4 (3.51%) Multimedia
6 3 (2.63%) Billing
6 3 (2.63%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.75%) Retail
8 1 (0.88%) Marketing
8 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 75 (65.79%) Software Engineer
2 25 (21.93%) C++ Software Engineer
3 24 (21.05%) Developer
4 18 (15.79%) Graduate
5 17 (14.91%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 16 (14.04%) Senior Software Engineer
7 11 (9.65%) C# Software Engineer
8 10 (8.77%) Junior Software Engineer
8 10 (8.77%) Software Developer
8 10 (8.77%) Junior
9 9 (7.89%) Architect
9 9 (7.89%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 8 (7.02%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
11 7 (6.14%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (6.14%) .NET Developer
11 7 (6.14%) Firmware Engineer
12 6 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
13 5 (4.39%) C# Developer
13 5 (4.39%) C# .NET Developer
14 4 (3.51%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (26.32%) .NET
2 23 (20.18%) HTML
3 16 (14.04%) CSS
4 10 (8.77%) STL
5 9 (7.89%) MFC
6 6 (5.26%) XML
7 5 (4.39%) XHTML
7 5 (4.39%) Web Services
7 5 (4.39%) HTML5
7 5 (4.39%) Ajax
7 5 (4.39%) JSON
7 5 (4.39%) WPF
7 5 (4.39%) jQuery
8 3 (2.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 3 (2.63%) ActiveX
9 1 (0.88%) POSIX
9 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.88%) CSS3
9 1 (0.88%) Pthreads
Miscellaneous
1 39 (34.21%) Computer Science
2 14 (12.28%) Mathematics
3 11 (9.65%) Algorithms
4 9 (7.89%) Embedded Systems
5 6 (5.26%) Physics
5 6 (5.26%) Client/Server
6 5 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.51%) Photography
8 3 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.75%) PKI
9 2 (1.75%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.88%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.88%) SCADA
10 1 (0.88%) Human Factors
10 1 (0.88%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 41 (35.96%) Windows
2 37 (32.46%) Linux
3 20 (17.54%) UNIX
4 5 (4.39%) Android
5 3 (2.63%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.75%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.88%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (68.42%) Software Engineering
2 23 (20.18%) OO
3 19 (16.67%) OOP
4 15 (13.16%) UML
5 14 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (8.77%) Multithreading
7 8 (7.02%) E-Commerce
8 6 (5.26%) TDD
8 6 (5.26%) ETL
8 6 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (5.26%) Configuration Management
8 6 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (5.26%) BDD
9 5 (4.39%) Signal Processing
9 5 (4.39%) OOD
10 4 (3.51%) Software Testing
10 4 (3.51%) Scrum
10 4 (3.51%) Kalman Filter
11 3 (2.63%) Mobile Development
11 3 (2.63%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 69 (60.53%) C#
2 45 (39.47%) Java
3 31 (27.19%) C
4 26 (22.81%) SQL
5 23 (20.18%) JavaScript
6 13 (11.40%) PHP
7 8 (7.02%) Python
8 7 (6.14%) Embedded C++
9 6 (5.26%) Embedded C
10 5 (4.39%) Delphi
11 4 (3.51%) Perl
11 4 (3.51%) VB
11 4 (3.51%) VB.NET
11 4 (3.51%) MATLAB
11 4 (3.51%) VB6
12 2 (1.75%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 44 (38.60%) Degree
2 8 (7.02%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.39%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.63%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (5.26%) Oracle
2 3 (2.63%) SAP
3 1 (0.88%) Renesas
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