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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 20 21 17
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing C++ 20 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 10.10% 17.31% 3.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.50% 19.35% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 2
Average salary £45,000 £45,500 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% +73.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,100 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,050 £27,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
129 93 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 65.15% 89.42% 58.89%
Number of salaries quoted 128 92 45
Average salary £40,000 £31,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.98% -2.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £23,550 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,850 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 27 August 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Poole

C++
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 38 (90.48%) Software Engineering
2 31 (73.81%) UNIX
2 31 (73.81%) Windows
2 31 (73.81%) Linux
3 28 (66.67%) OOP
3 28 (66.67%) OO
4 24 (57.14%) Degree
5 19 (45.24%) Computer Science
6 8 (19.05%) C#
7 6 (14.29%) Java
8 3 (7.14%) Electronics
9 2 (4.76%) .NET
10 1 (2.38%) SQL
10 1 (2.38%) VB
10 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
10 1 (2.38%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.38%) Embedded C++
10 1 (2.38%) VB6
10 1 (2.38%) WPF

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

General
1 3 (7.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 37 (88.10%) Software Engineer
2 31 (73.81%) C++ Software Engineer
3 17 (40.48%) Senior Software Engineer
3 17 (40.48%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
4 13 (30.95%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 13 (30.95%) Graduate
5 8 (19.05%) Junior
5 8 (19.05%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Software Engineering Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Software Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Systems Architect
6 1 (2.38%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Architect
6 1 (2.38%) Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (2.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (45.24%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (73.81%) UNIX
1 31 (73.81%) Windows
1 31 (73.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (90.48%) Software Engineering
2 28 (66.67%) OOP
2 28 (66.67%) OO
3 1 (2.38%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.05%) C#
2 6 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (2.38%) SQL
3 1 (2.38%) VB
3 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.38%) Embedded C++
3 1 (2.38%) VB6
Qualifications
1 24 (57.14%) Degree
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 19 days ago