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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South West / Dorset
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 43 35
Rank change year-on-year +23 -8  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 35 46 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 9.28% 6.52% 8.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.17% 11.56% 11.47%
Number of salaries quoted 34 45 61
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 247 398 558
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 65.52% 56.37% 70.28%
Number of salaries quoted 230 301 493
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £29,025 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +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 March 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 March 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
Bournemouth +28 13 £42,500 +25.00% 2
Poole -8 10 £38,750 -22.50% 6
Weymouth - 4 £40,000 -
Wimborne - 3 £37,500 -
C++
South West

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 33 (70.21%) Software Engineering
2 27 (57.45%) C
3 26 (55.32%) C#
4 21 (44.68%) OO
5 18 (38.30%) Java
6 16 (34.04%) Linux
7 15 (31.91%) SQL
8 14 (29.79%) OOP
8 14 (29.79%) Degree
8 14 (29.79%) Embedded Systems
9 12 (25.53%) Electronics
9 12 (25.53%) Windows
10 11 (23.40%) .NET
11 10 (21.28%) SDLC
11 10 (21.28%) Computer Science
12 8 (17.02%) Embedded Software Development
12 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
13 7 (14.89%) Firmware
14 6 (12.77%) EMC
14 6 (12.77%) OOD
14 6 (12.77%) Bluetooth
14 6 (12.77%) Android
14 6 (12.77%) Multithreading
15 5 (10.64%) Algorithms
15 5 (10.64%) Embedded C
15 5 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
16 4 (8.51%) WinForms
16 4 (8.51%) Configuration Management
16 4 (8.51%) Crystal Reports
16 4 (8.51%) T-SQL

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 (2.13%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) Bluetooth
2 3 (6.38%) Ethernet
2 3 (6.38%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.13%) RS-232
3 1 (2.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (6.38%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.26%) Subversion
3 1 (2.13%) LabVIEW
3 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (25.53%) Electronics
2 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (61.70%) Software Engineer
2 13 (27.66%) C++ Software Engineer
3 12 (25.53%) Senior Software Engineer
4 9 (19.15%) Java Engineer
5 7 (14.89%) C# Software Engineer
5 7 (14.89%) Java Software Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) Firmware Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Android Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Android Software Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) C Software Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) C++ Android Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Senior Java Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) C++ Software Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Lead Software Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Software Team Leader
8 3 (6.38%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.40%) .NET
2 4 (8.51%) WCF
2 4 (8.51%) WinForms
3 2 (4.26%) Spring
3 2 (4.26%) Struts
3 2 (4.26%) Swing
3 2 (4.26%) Web Services
4 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.13%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.79%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (21.28%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.64%) Algorithms
4 3 (6.38%) Device Driver
5 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.13%) CPLD
6 1 (2.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.04%) Linux
2 12 (25.53%) Windows
3 6 (12.77%) Android
4 4 (8.51%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (6.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (70.21%) Software Engineering
2 21 (44.68%) OO
3 14 (29.79%) OOP
4 10 (21.28%) SDLC
5 8 (17.02%) Embedded Software Development
6 6 (12.77%) Multithreading
6 6 (12.77%) OOD
7 5 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (8.51%) Configuration Management
8 4 (8.51%) Defect Tracking
8 4 (8.51%) Mentoring
8 4 (8.51%) Multithreaded Programming
8 4 (8.51%) Open Source
8 4 (8.51%) Post-Production
9 3 (6.38%) Device Driver Development
9 3 (6.38%) People Management
10 2 (4.26%) BDD
10 2 (4.26%) Mathematics
10 2 (4.26%) Physics
10 2 (4.26%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (57.45%) C
2 26 (55.32%) C#
3 18 (38.30%) Java
4 15 (31.91%) SQL
5 5 (10.64%) Embedded C
6 4 (8.51%) Delphi
6 4 (8.51%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.26%) Scala
8 1 (2.13%) Python
8 1 (2.13%) VB
8 1 (2.13%) VB6
8 1 (2.13%) VC++
Qualifications
1 14 (29.79%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) QA
2 3 (6.38%) ISO 9001
3 2 (4.26%) TickIT
System Software
1 7 (14.89%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) EMC
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.13%) SAP
Broadstone, Dorset
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Salary: benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + PKG
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PKG
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago