The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South West / Dorset
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 45 44
Rank change year-on-year +28 -1  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 72 20 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 15.16% 3.80% 5.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.23% 6.64% 9.50%
Number of salaries quoted 68 16 31
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £57,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

C++ is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 310 301 358
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 65.26% 57.22% 58.88%
Number of salaries quoted 279 272 288
Median salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,150 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset citing C++ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Dorset

C++
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for C++ in Dorset

C++
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Dorset over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Dorset

C++
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole +31 38 £40,000 -30.43% 10
Bournemouth +16 22 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Wimborne 0 3 £40,000 +33.33% 3
Weymouth - 3 £45,000 -
C++
South West

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for C++.

1 92 (85.98%) Software Engineering
2 61 (57.01%) C#
3 52 (48.60%) C
4 47 (43.93%) Embedded Systems
5 43 (40.19%) OO
6 42 (39.25%) Linux
7 38 (35.51%) Windows
8 33 (30.84%) Java
9 25 (23.36%) OOP
10 23 (21.50%) SQL
11 21 (19.63%) Degree
12 20 (18.69%) .NET
13 19 (17.76%) Android
14 18 (16.82%) Multithreading
15 17 (15.89%) Agile Software Development
16 16 (14.95%) Mentoring
17 15 (14.02%) Embedded Software Development
17 15 (14.02%) Multithreaded Programming
17 15 (14.02%) WCF
17 15 (14.02%) T-SQL
17 15 (14.02%) WinForms
18 14 (13.08%) Electronics
19 13 (12.15%) Computer Science
19 13 (12.15%) Embedded Linux
19 13 (12.15%) Team Foundation Server
20 12 (11.21%) Embedded C
20 12 (11.21%) Crystal Reports
20 12 (11.21%) Ethernet
21 11 (10.28%) OOD
21 11 (10.28%) Delphi

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.87%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.21%) Ethernet
2 6 (5.61%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (3.74%) Bluetooth
4 2 (1.87%) NFC
5 1 (0.93%) RFID
5 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.93%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.21%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (4.67%) SQLite
3 3 (2.80%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.87%) Big Data
4 2 (1.87%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.87%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (12.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (5.61%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.80%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.87%) JIRA
4 2 (1.87%) MSTest
4 2 (1.87%) NUnit
4 2 (1.87%) Ranorex
4 2 (1.87%) Selenium
4 2 (1.87%) Subversion
5 1 (0.93%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.93%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.93%) Hudson
5 1 (0.93%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (13.08%) Electronics
2 9 (8.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 85 (79.44%) Software Engineer
2 36 (33.64%) C++ Software Engineer
3 29 (27.10%) Senior Software Engineer
4 19 (17.76%) Java Engineer
4 19 (17.76%) Java Software Engineer
5 17 (15.89%) C# Software Engineer
6 13 (12.15%) Android Engineer
6 13 (12.15%) Android Software Engineer
6 13 (12.15%) C Software Engineer
6 13 (12.15%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 12 (11.21%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 12 (11.21%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 11 (10.28%) C++ Android Engineer
8 11 (10.28%) Developer
8 11 (10.28%) Embedded Engineer
8 11 (10.28%) Senior Java Engineer
8 11 (10.28%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 11 (10.28%) Software Developer
9 10 (9.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 9 (8.41%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (18.69%) .NET
2 15 (14.02%) WCF
2 15 (14.02%) WinForms
3 7 (6.54%) MFC
4 6 (5.61%) WPF
5 5 (4.67%) CSS
5 5 (4.67%) HTML
6 4 (3.74%) .NET Framework
6 4 (3.74%) Qt
7 3 (2.80%) .NET Compact Framework
8 1 (0.93%) COM
8 1 (0.93%) REST
8 1 (0.93%) SOAP
8 1 (0.93%) STL
8 1 (0.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 47 (43.93%) Embedded Systems
2 13 (12.15%) Computer Science
3 10 (9.35%) Mobile App
4 6 (5.61%) Device Driver
5 3 (2.80%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.80%) Smartcard
6 2 (1.87%) Contactless
6 2 (1.87%) EMV
6 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.87%) Smart City
7 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.93%) CPLD
7 1 (0.93%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 42 (39.25%) Linux
2 38 (35.51%) Windows
3 19 (17.76%) Android
4 13 (12.15%) Embedded Linux
5 5 (4.67%) Unix
6 3 (2.80%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 2 (1.87%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (85.98%) Software Engineering
2 43 (40.19%) OO
3 25 (23.36%) OOP
4 18 (16.82%) Multithreading
5 17 (15.89%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (14.95%) Mentoring
7 15 (14.02%) Embedded Software Development
7 15 (14.02%) Multithreaded Programming
8 11 (10.28%) OOD
9 9 (8.41%) TDD
9 9 (8.41%) UML
10 7 (6.54%) Configuration Management
10 7 (6.54%) Defect Tracking
11 6 (5.61%) Device Driver Development
11 6 (5.61%) Mobile Application Development
11 6 (5.61%) Post-Production
11 6 (5.61%) Scrum
12 5 (4.67%) Open Source
12 5 (4.67%) SDLC
13 4 (3.74%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (57.01%) C#
2 52 (48.60%) C
3 33 (30.84%) Java
4 23 (21.50%) SQL
5 15 (14.02%) T-SQL
6 12 (11.21%) Embedded C
7 11 (10.28%) Delphi
8 10 (9.35%) Embedded C++
9 7 (6.54%) Python
10 6 (5.61%) JavaScript
11 4 (3.74%) VB
12 2 (1.87%) Perl
12 2 (1.87%) PHP
13 1 (0.93%) VB6
13 1 (0.93%) VC++
Qualifications
1 21 (19.63%) Degree
2 11 (10.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (5.61%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.74%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.54%) QA
2 2 (1.87%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.87%) TickIT
3 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (5.61%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (3.74%) EMC
1 4 (3.74%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.93%) SAP
2 1 (0.93%) Signiant
Poole, Dorset
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Pension + Profit Share + Flexi + Ext
Posted: 3 hours ago
Dorset
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wimborne, Dorset
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £40-45,000 + bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Bluetownonline
Posted: 4 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Wimborne
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 12 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £41000 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bournemouth
SThree
Salary: £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago