The first table below looks at the demand for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Poole region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Poole region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 15 14 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing C++ 16 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 13.11% 7.53% 2.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.28% 16.28% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 2
Average salary £27,500 £28,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.50% -18.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Programming Languages Category
Poole
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
83 43 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 68.03% 46.24% 73.42%
Number of salaries quoted 77 38 58
Average salary £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% +7.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
C++
Dorset

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Poole region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

C++
Salary Trend in Poole

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Poole region.

C++ Salary Trend in Poole

C++
Salary Histogram in Poole

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Poole region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Poole

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Poole 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 27 (93.10%) Software Engineering
2 23 (79.31%) Linux
3 22 (75.86%) Degree
4 17 (58.62%) UNIX
4 17 (58.62%) Windows
5 16 (55.17%) Computer Science
6 14 (48.28%) OO
7 11 (37.93%) C
8 9 (31.03%) OOP
9 8 (27.59%) Java
10 6 (20.69%) C#
11 5 (17.24%) Python
11 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
11 5 (17.24%) Perl
12 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
12 4 (13.79%) OpenGL
13 3 (10.34%) VC++
13 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
13 3 (10.34%) SQL
13 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
13 3 (10.34%) VB
13 3 (10.34%) .NET
13 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
13 3 (10.34%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
13 3 (10.34%) SAP
13 3 (10.34%) COM
13 3 (10.34%) MCTS
13 3 (10.34%) VB6

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Poole 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 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.34%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
1 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (86.21%) Software Engineer
2 13 (44.83%) Graduate
2 13 (44.83%) C++ Software Engineer
2 13 (44.83%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Senior Software Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) Junior Software Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) Junior
5 3 (10.34%) Developer
5 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) OpenGL
2 3 (10.34%) WinForms
2 3 (10.34%) .NET Framework
2 3 (10.34%) WCF
2 3 (10.34%) .NET
2 3 (10.34%) COM
3 1 (3.45%) STL
3 1 (3.45%) Qt
3 1 (3.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 16 (55.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.45%) Biometrics
2 1 (3.45%) Device Driver
2 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 23 (79.31%) Linux
2 17 (58.62%) UNIX
2 17 (58.62%) Windows
3 1 (3.45%) AIX
3 1 (3.45%) HPUX
3 1 (3.45%) Solaris
3 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.45%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (93.10%) Software Engineering
2 14 (48.28%) OO
3 9 (31.03%) OOP
4 2 (6.90%) Multithreading
5 1 (3.45%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.45%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (3.45%) OOD
5 1 (3.45%) Data Management
5 1 (3.45%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.45%) WFM
5 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) C
2 8 (27.59%) Java
3 6 (20.69%) C#
4 5 (17.24%) Python
4 5 (17.24%) Perl
5 3 (10.34%) SQL
5 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
5 3 (10.34%) VB
5 3 (10.34%) VC++
5 3 (10.34%) VB6
6 1 (3.45%) Embedded C
6 1 (3.45%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 22 (75.86%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.34%) MCTS
2 3 (10.34%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Xen
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.45%) KVM
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) HP
3 1 (3.45%) Dell
3 1 (3.45%) VMware
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago