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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 37 26 20
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Permanent jobs citing C++ 51 71 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 6.04% 9.50% 10.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.98% 15.50% 20.23%
Number of salaries quoted 50 70 49
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,850 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £41,000
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
568 458 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 67.30% 61.31% 51.09%
Number of salaries quoted 460 402 226
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 £27,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 1 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 1 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 -2 20 £45,000 -1.09% 5
Weymouth -3 6 £29,750 -15.00% 4
Bournemouth -34 3 £27,500 -15.38% 3
Wareham +1 1 £42,500 -
Dorchester - 1 - - 1
Wimborne - 1 £45,000 -
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 1 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 96 (73.28%) Software Engineering
2 75 (57.25%) C#
3 72 (54.96%) Linux
4 67 (51.15%) Degree
5 62 (47.33%) Windows
6 52 (39.69%) OO
7 40 (30.53%) UNIX
8 39 (29.77%) Computer Science
9 32 (24.43%) Java
10 30 (22.90%) OOP
11 28 (21.37%) .NET
12 27 (20.61%) C
13 25 (19.08%) VB
14 24 (18.32%) Visual Studio
15 21 (16.03%) Electronics
16 19 (14.50%) UML
17 18 (13.74%) Agile Software Development
18 17 (12.98%) VC++
18 17 (12.98%) Windows CE
19 16 (12.21%) WPF
20 15 (11.45%) SQL
21 14 (10.69%) JavaScript
21 14 (10.69%) PHP
21 14 (10.69%) MySQL
21 14 (10.69%) OOD
21 14 (10.69%) QA
21 14 (10.69%) Waterfall
22 11 (8.40%) Mathematics
23 10 (7.63%) Finance
23 10 (7.63%) SQL Server

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 2 (1.53%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (6.87%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.82%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.05%) WAN
3 3 (2.29%) VPN
3 3 (2.29%) HTTP
3 3 (2.29%) SNMP
3 3 (2.29%) SSL
3 3 (2.29%) IPv4
3 3 (2.29%) IPv6
3 3 (2.29%) Firewall
3 3 (2.29%) IPsec
3 3 (2.29%) Wireshark
3 3 (2.29%) Network Security
3 3 (2.29%) tcpdump
4 2 (1.53%) RTP
4 2 (1.53%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.53%) ISDN
4 2 (1.53%) VoIP
4 2 (1.53%) FTP
5 1 (0.76%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.69%) MySQL
2 10 (7.63%) SQL Server
3 8 (6.11%) Crystal Reports
3 8 (6.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 24 (18.32%) 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 2 (1.53%) Introscope
4 2 (1.53%) Toad
4 2 (1.53%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (1.53%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.53%) JProfiler
5 1 (0.76%) CodeWarrior
General
1 21 (16.03%) Electronics
2 10 (7.63%) Finance
3 2 (1.53%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.53%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.53%) Banking
3 2 (1.53%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.76%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 87 (66.41%) Software Engineer
2 37 (28.24%) C++ Software Engineer
3 25 (19.08%) Senior Software Engineer
3 25 (19.08%) Developer
3 25 (19.08%) Graduate
3 25 (19.08%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 19 (14.50%) Junior
4 19 (14.50%) Junior Software Engineer
5 18 (13.74%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 17 (12.98%) Software Developer
7 10 (7.63%) C# Software Engineer
8 8 (6.11%) C# Developer
8 8 (6.11%) Architect
8 8 (6.11%) Systems Architect
9 4 (3.05%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 3 (2.29%) Analyst
10 3 (2.29%) Team Leader
10 3 (2.29%) Software Team Leader
11 2 (1.53%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
11 2 (1.53%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (21.37%) .NET
2 16 (12.21%) WPF
3 8 (6.11%) COM
4 5 (3.82%) STL
5 3 (2.29%) XML
5 3 (2.29%) MFC
6 2 (1.53%) JDBC
6 2 (1.53%) ODBC
6 2 (1.53%) Middleware
7 1 (0.76%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 39 (29.77%) Computer Science
2 11 (8.40%) Mathematics
3 3 (2.29%) SCADA
3 3 (2.29%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.29%) Device Driver
3 3 (2.29%) Cryptography
4 2 (1.53%) PKI
4 2 (1.53%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.76%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 72 (54.96%) Linux
2 62 (47.33%) Windows
3 40 (30.53%) UNIX
4 17 (12.98%) Windows CE
5 8 (6.11%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (73.28%) Software Engineering
2 52 (39.69%) OO
3 30 (22.90%) OOP
4 19 (14.50%) UML
5 18 (13.74%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (10.69%) OOD
6 14 (10.69%) Waterfall
7 8 (6.11%) iOS Development
7 8 (6.11%) E-Commerce
8 7 (5.34%) Unit Testing
9 6 (4.58%) Multithreading
10 4 (3.05%) OOA/OOD
10 4 (3.05%) Scrum
11 3 (2.29%) Configuration Management
11 3 (2.29%) Project Management
11 3 (2.29%) Requirements Analysis
11 3 (2.29%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (2.29%) Information Assurance
11 3 (2.29%) Network Monitoring
11 3 (2.29%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 75 (57.25%) C#
2 32 (24.43%) Java
3 27 (20.61%) C
4 25 (19.08%) VB
5 17 (12.98%) VC++
6 15 (11.45%) SQL
7 14 (10.69%) JavaScript
7 14 (10.69%) PHP
8 9 (6.87%) VB6
9 4 (3.05%) Embedded C
9 4 (3.05%) Assembly Language
10 2 (1.53%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.53%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.76%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 67 (51.15%) Degree
2 8 (6.11%) MCPD
2 8 (6.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (6.11%) MCTS
3 4 (3.05%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.53%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.53%) PhD
4 2 (1.53%) ISEB
5 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.53%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.53%) HP SiteScope
1 2 (1.53%) nmon
Vendors
1 9 (6.87%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.53%) HP
2 2 (1.53%) Green Hat
2 2 (1.53%) Oracle
Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Weymouth, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 32,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Weymouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Weymouth, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000-30,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Dorset
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 12 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Dorchester, Weymouth, Blandford Forum, Dorset,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £30-35,000 + Bens
Posted: 21 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 24 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £300.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 27 days ago