The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Software Developer
Rank 56 62 35
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 3 1 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.49% 0.20% 4.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.22% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 19
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
C++ Software Developer
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
593 465 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.42% 93.75% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 517 412 388
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

C++ Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ Software Developer in the job title across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C++ Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

C++ Software Developer
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

C++ Software Developer Salary Trend in Cardiff

C++ Software Developer
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region that cited C++ Software Developer in their job title 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 with C++ Software Developer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) VC++
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) STL
2 4 (80.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 4 (80.00%) GIS
2 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (80.00%) Physics
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Cartography
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) Advertising

C++ Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region that cited C++ Software Developer in their job title 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 with C++ Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) STL
1 4 (80.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) GIS
1 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (80.00%) Physics
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (80.00%) Cartography
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle