The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cwmbran region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 3 13 18
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Permanent jobs citing C++ 44 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 34.92% 11.11% 9.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.32% 11.32% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 32 6 8
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C++
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cwmbran region.

Programming Languages Category
Cwmbran
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
95 53 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 75.40% 98.15% 68.97%
Number of salaries quoted 77 52 60
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Cwmbran

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Cwmbran

C++
Salary Trend in Cwmbran

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

C++ Salary Trend in Cwmbran

C++
Salary Histogram in Cwmbran

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Cwmbran region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Cwmbran

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cwmbran

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cwmbran 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 47 (78.33%) C
2 37 (61.67%) Windows
3 25 (41.67%) Mac OS
4 24 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 23 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (36.67%) DTV
6 22 (36.67%) IPTV
7 18 (30.00%) Multimedia
7 18 (30.00%) HTTP
8 17 (28.33%) OOD
9 16 (26.67%) Linux
9 16 (26.67%) OOP
9 16 (26.67%) Degree
9 16 (26.67%) JIRA
9 16 (26.67%) Computer Science
10 15 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 15 (25.00%) UNIX
11 13 (21.67%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (20.00%) Manual Testing
12 12 (20.00%) Digital Media
12 12 (20.00%) Java
13 11 (18.33%) Internet
14 10 (16.67%) TCP/IP
14 10 (16.67%) HTML
14 10 (16.67%) OO
14 10 (16.67%) Objective-C
14 10 (16.67%) DVB
14 10 (16.67%) Web Application Development
14 10 (16.67%) Apple iOS
14 10 (16.67%) Google

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Cwmbran by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cwmbran 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 9 (15.00%) Apache
2 6 (10.00%) Confluence
3 1 (1.67%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.67%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (30.00%) HTTP
2 11 (18.33%) Internet
3 10 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 10 (16.67%) DVB
4 7 (11.67%) Wireshark
5 2 (3.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.00%) Big Data
2 8 (13.33%) Data Mining
3 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.67%) MySQL
4 1 (1.67%) Informix
4 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (26.67%) JIRA
2 8 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 6 (10.00%) TestLink
3 6 (10.00%) Fiddler
4 2 (3.33%) JUnit
4 2 (3.33%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.67%) Zephyr
General
1 18 (30.00%) Multimedia
2 9 (15.00%) Marketing
2 9 (15.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (30.00%) Software Engineer
1 18 (30.00%) Developer
2 10 (16.67%) C++ Developer
2 10 (16.67%) Analyst
2 10 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 8 (13.33%) Software Developer
4 7 (11.67%) C Software Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Test Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) Team Leader
6 4 (6.67%) C++ Software Developer
7 3 (5.00%) iOS Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Multimedia Developer
7 3 (5.00%) C Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Desktop Team Leader
7 3 (5.00%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Head of Development
8 2 (3.33%) Head of Software Engineering
8 2 (3.33%) Head of Software Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.67%) HTML
2 6 (10.00%) WebKit
3 5 (8.33%) Web Services
4 4 (6.67%) POSIX
4 4 (6.67%) Pthreads
5 3 (5.00%) GStreamer
5 3 (5.00%) iOS SDK
5 3 (5.00%) OpenGL
6 2 (3.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 1 (1.67%) Android SDK
7 1 (1.67%) XML
7 1 (1.67%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 22 (36.67%) DTV
1 22 (36.67%) IPTV
2 16 (26.67%) Computer Science
3 12 (20.00%) Digital Media
4 9 (15.00%) Over-the-Top Content
4 9 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (10.00%) Cryptography
5 6 (10.00%) Streaming Video
5 6 (10.00%) Algorithms
5 6 (10.00%) Video on Demand
5 6 (10.00%) iPad
5 6 (10.00%) iPhone
6 3 (5.00%) Mobile App
7 2 (3.33%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.67%) User Experience
8 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 37 (61.67%) Windows
2 25 (41.67%) Mac OS
3 16 (26.67%) Linux
4 15 (25.00%) UNIX
5 10 (16.67%) Apple iOS
6 8 (13.33%) Android
7 7 (11.67%) CentOS
8 6 (10.00%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.67%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 23 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (28.33%) OOD
4 16 (26.67%) OOP
5 13 (21.67%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (20.00%) Manual Testing
7 10 (16.67%) OO
7 10 (16.67%) Web Application Development
8 9 (15.00%) Mobile Marketing
8 9 (15.00%) Mentoring
8 9 (15.00%) Coaching
8 9 (15.00%) DRM
8 9 (15.00%) Scrum
8 9 (15.00%) E-Commerce
9 8 (13.33%) Configuration Management
9 8 (13.33%) Change Management
9 8 (13.33%) Regression Testing
9 8 (13.33%) Cyber Security
9 8 (13.33%) Product Management
10 7 (11.67%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (78.33%) C
2 15 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (20.00%) Java
4 10 (16.67%) Objective-C
5 8 (13.33%) Python
5 8 (13.33%) Perl
6 7 (11.67%) Korn
6 7 (11.67%) Bash Shell
7 6 (10.00%) Ruby
8 5 (8.33%) Embedded C
9 3 (5.00%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (26.67%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) ISEB
3 1 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (16.67%) Google
2 9 (15.00%) Perforce
3 8 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 7 (11.67%) Apple