The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 15 10 19
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs citing C++ 6 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 10.71% 13.33% 5.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.22% 37.50% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 3
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £33,750 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
C++
South Wales

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

Programming Languages Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
27 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 48.21% 35.56% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 25 16 18
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £31,200 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,350 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

C++
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

C++ Salary Trend in Bridgend

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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 16 (94.12%) Java
2 12 (70.59%) Software Engineering
3 10 (58.82%) SQL
3 10 (58.82%) C#
4 9 (52.94%) Linux
4 9 (52.94%) OOP
5 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (29.41%) JSF
5 5 (29.41%) JNI
5 5 (29.41%) Java EE
5 5 (29.41%) MVC
5 5 (29.41%) XHTML
5 5 (29.41%) HTML
5 5 (29.41%) .NET
5 5 (29.41%) Oracle
5 5 (29.41%) EJB
5 5 (29.41%) CSS
5 5 (29.41%) STL
5 5 (29.41%) Windows
5 5 (29.41%) Software Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Hibernate
5 5 (29.41%) JPA
5 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
5 5 (29.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 5 (29.41%) WildFly
6 4 (23.53%) SDLC
6 4 (23.53%) OOD
6 4 (23.53%) OO
7 3 (17.65%) DirectX
7 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (29.41%) WildFly
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
1 3 (17.65%) Games
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) Java Developer
3 6 (35.29%) C++ Software Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) Software Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) C# Software Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) Java Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
1 5 (29.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 5 (29.41%) CSS
1 5 (29.41%) EJB
1 5 (29.41%) Hibernate
1 5 (29.41%) HTML
1 5 (29.41%) Java EE
1 5 (29.41%) JNI
1 5 (29.41%) JPA
1 5 (29.41%) JSF
1 5 (29.41%) STL
1 5 (29.41%) XHTML
2 3 (17.65%) DirectX
3 2 (11.76%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Statistics
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Software Engineering
2 9 (52.94%) OOP
3 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) MVC
3 5 (29.41%) Software Testing
4 4 (23.53%) OO
4 4 (23.53%) OOD
4 4 (23.53%) SDLC
5 1 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) Java
2 10 (58.82%) C#
2 10 (58.82%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
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