The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 21 26 12
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Permanent jobs citing C++ 1 17 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 1.08% 7.49% 20.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.85% 11.97% 25.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 17 20
Average salary - £45,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +27.65%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
C++
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Poole region.

Programming Languages Category
Poole
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
54 142 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 58.06% 62.56% 79.80%
Number of salaries quoted 48 139 78
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,164 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 13 (86.67%) Software Engineering
2 11 (73.33%) Windows
3 7 (46.67%) Linux
3 7 (46.67%) C#
4 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 6 (40.00%) Java
4 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (33.33%) Android
5 5 (33.33%) C
5 5 (33.33%) MFC
5 5 (33.33%) UNIX
5 5 (33.33%) STL
5 5 (33.33%) Python
6 4 (26.67%) Client/Server
6 4 (26.67%) XML
6 4 (26.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (26.67%) CSS
6 4 (26.67%) HTML
6 4 (26.67%) Hudson
6 4 (26.67%) Degree
6 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (26.67%) Multithreading
6 4 (26.67%) Bugzilla
6 4 (26.67%) CruiseControl
6 4 (26.67%) Subversion
6 4 (26.67%) Algorithms
7 3 (20.00%) Mobile Development
7 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
7 3 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (20.00%) Android Development

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Bugzilla
1 4 (26.67%) CruiseControl
1 4 (26.67%) Subversion
1 4 (26.67%) Hudson
1 4 (26.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (6.67%) C++Builder
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior
4 1 (6.67%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Development Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Development Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) MFC
1 5 (33.33%) STL
2 4 (26.67%) XML
2 4 (26.67%) CSS
2 4 (26.67%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) .NET
3 2 (13.33%) WPF
4 1 (6.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (6.67%) HTML5
4 1 (6.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Client/Server
1 4 (26.67%) Algorithms
2 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (13.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Linux
3 5 (33.33%) Android
3 5 (33.33%) UNIX
4 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (13.33%) Windows CE
6 1 (6.67%) VxWorks
6 1 (6.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (26.67%) Multithreading
3 3 (20.00%) Android Development
3 3 (20.00%) iOS Development
3 3 (20.00%) Mobile Development
3 3 (20.00%) Web Development
4 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (13.33%) OOP
4 2 (13.33%) OO
5 1 (6.67%) OOD
5 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (6.67%) MVVM
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Web Testing
5 1 (6.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) C#
2 6 (40.00%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) Python
3 5 (33.33%) C
4 3 (20.00%) Perl
4 3 (20.00%) PHP
5 1 (6.67%) VB
5 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (6.67%) VC++
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded C++
5 1 (6.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) Borland
1 1 (6.67%) Wind River