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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 25 13 8
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Permanent jobs citing C++ 4 24 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 3.67% 14.72% 11.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.56% 21.24% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 24 10
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +15.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £25,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £58,500 £31,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
72 113 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 66.06% 69.33% 42.70%
Number of salaries quoted 69 103 36
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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++
Salary Histogram in Poole

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Poole region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Poole

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 27 (77.14%) Software Engineering
2 25 (71.43%) Windows
3 20 (57.14%) Linux
4 18 (51.43%) UNIX
5 15 (42.86%) OOP
5 15 (42.86%) OO
6 14 (40.00%) C#
7 11 (31.43%) SQL
8 10 (28.57%) Degree
8 10 (28.57%) Computer Science
9 9 (25.71%) Java
9 9 (25.71%) MFC
9 9 (25.71%) STL
10 6 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (17.14%) Multithreading
10 6 (17.14%) Hudson
10 6 (17.14%) Bugzilla
10 6 (17.14%) CruiseControl
10 6 (17.14%) Subversion
10 6 (17.14%) XML
10 6 (17.14%) Client/Server
10 6 (17.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
10 6 (17.14%) Algorithms
11 5 (14.29%) C
11 5 (14.29%) .NET
11 5 (14.29%) Python
11 5 (14.29%) WPF
11 5 (14.29%) Android
12 4 (11.43%) VB6

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (8.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (5.71%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Hudson
1 6 (17.14%) Bugzilla
1 6 (17.14%) CruiseControl
1 6 (17.14%) Subversion
1 6 (17.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 30 (85.71%) Software Engineer
2 15 (42.86%) C++ Software Engineer
3 14 (40.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 7 (20.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Architect
6 2 (5.71%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Development Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Software Development Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Junior
7 1 (2.86%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Junior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Junior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) MFC
1 9 (25.71%) STL
2 6 (17.14%) XML
3 5 (14.29%) .NET
3 5 (14.29%) WPF
4 4 (11.43%) CSS
4 4 (11.43%) HTML
5 3 (8.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (2.86%) HTML5
6 1 (2.86%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 6 (17.14%) Client/Server
2 6 (17.14%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.71%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (5.71%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 25 (71.43%) Windows
2 20 (57.14%) Linux
3 18 (51.43%) UNIX
4 5 (14.29%) Android
5 3 (8.57%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.86%) Windows CE
6 1 (2.86%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (77.14%) Software Engineering
2 15 (42.86%) OOP
2 15 (42.86%) OO
3 6 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (17.14%) Multithreading
4 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
4 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.57%) Scrum
4 3 (8.57%) Web Development
4 3 (8.57%) Mobile Development
4 3 (8.57%) Android Development
4 3 (8.57%) iOS Development
5 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.86%) OOD
6 1 (2.86%) MVVM
6 1 (2.86%) Web Testing
6 1 (2.86%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.86%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (40.00%) C#
2 11 (31.43%) SQL
3 9 (25.71%) Java
4 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
5 5 (14.29%) C
5 5 (14.29%) Python
6 4 (11.43%) VB6
6 4 (11.43%) VB
6 4 (11.43%) VB.NET
7 3 (8.57%) Perl
7 3 (8.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
Poole, Dorset
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