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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 2 6 14
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Permanent jobs citing C++ 42 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 35.59% 30.23% 10.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 54.55% 34.21% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 38 13 5
Average salary £43,000 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.47% -15.00%
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
77 38 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 65.25% 88.37% 93.62%
Number of salaries quoted 71 38 44
Average salary £45,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £48,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 5 May 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Cwmbran

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cwmbran

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 59 (73.75%) C
2 39 (48.75%) Windows
3 38 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (46.25%) Software Engineering
5 33 (41.25%) Degree
6 32 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 29 (36.25%) Java
7 29 (36.25%) OO
8 25 (31.25%) HTTP
8 25 (31.25%) Internet
8 25 (31.25%) DVB
9 24 (30.00%) DRM
9 24 (30.00%) Web Application Development
10 23 (28.75%) Mac OS
10 23 (28.75%) DTV
10 23 (28.75%) IPTV
11 21 (26.25%) Objective-C
11 21 (26.25%) OOD
11 21 (26.25%) Apple iOS
12 20 (25.00%) JIRA
12 20 (25.00%) Apple
12 20 (25.00%) Perforce
13 19 (23.75%) Android
14 18 (22.50%) iPhone
14 18 (22.50%) HTML
15 17 (21.25%) Continuous Integration
15 17 (21.25%) Computer Science
15 17 (21.25%) Cyber Security
16 16 (20.00%) iPad
16 16 (20.00%) OOP

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Cwmbran by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 7 (8.75%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (31.25%) HTTP
1 25 (31.25%) Internet
1 25 (31.25%) DVB
2 2 (2.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.00%) Big Data
1 12 (15.00%) Data Mining
2 3 (3.75%) NoSQL
2 3 (3.75%) VoltDB
3 2 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (1.25%) JUnit
2 1 (1.25%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (18.75%) Multimedia
2 12 (15.00%) Marketing
2 12 (15.00%) Advertising
3 5 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (26.25%) Developer
2 16 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 15 (18.75%) Software Engineer
4 8 (10.00%) Desktop Team Leader
4 8 (10.00%) Architect
4 8 (10.00%) Analyst
4 8 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 7 (8.75%) Software Developer
5 7 (8.75%) AWS Developer
6 6 (7.50%) C++ Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Multimedia Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Test Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Software Architect
8 3 (3.75%) Automation Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Test Automation Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Android Developer
9 2 (2.50%) iOS Developer
9 2 (2.50%) Head of Software Engineering
9 2 (2.50%) Head of Software Development
9 2 (2.50%) Head of Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (22.50%) HTML
2 8 (10.00%) GStreamer
2 8 (10.00%) WebKit
2 8 (10.00%) OpenGL
3 6 (7.50%) Web Services
4 5 (6.25%) iOS SDK
5 3 (3.75%) POSIX
5 3 (3.75%) Pthreads
6 2 (2.50%) Android SDK
6 2 (2.50%) PCRE
6 2 (2.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 23 (28.75%) DTV
1 23 (28.75%) IPTV
2 18 (22.50%) iPhone
3 17 (21.25%) Computer Science
4 16 (20.00%) iPad
4 16 (20.00%) Cryptography
5 12 (15.00%) Digital Media
5 12 (15.00%) Over-the-Top Content
5 12 (15.00%) Streaming Video
6 10 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (10.00%) Video on Demand
7 8 (10.00%) Mobile App
8 5 (6.25%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.25%) Data Integration
9 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 39 (48.75%) Windows
2 23 (28.75%) Mac OS
3 21 (26.25%) Apple iOS
4 19 (23.75%) Android
5 16 (20.00%) Mac OS X
6 11 (13.75%) Linux
7 7 (8.75%) UNIX
8 1 (1.25%) CentOS
8 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (46.25%) Software Engineering
3 29 (36.25%) OO
4 24 (30.00%) DRM
4 24 (30.00%) Web Application Development
5 21 (26.25%) OOD
6 17 (21.25%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (21.25%) Cyber Security
7 16 (20.00%) OOP
8 13 (16.25%) UML
8 13 (16.25%) iOS Development
9 12 (15.00%) Mobile Marketing
9 12 (15.00%) Mentoring
9 12 (15.00%) Coaching
9 12 (15.00%) E-Commerce
10 11 (13.75%) Android Development
11 9 (11.25%) Manual Testing
12 8 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
12 8 (10.00%) Change Management
13 7 (8.75%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (73.75%) C
2 32 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 29 (36.25%) Java
4 21 (26.25%) Objective-C
5 6 (7.50%) Embedded C
6 4 (5.00%) Perl
6 4 (5.00%) SQL
6 4 (5.00%) Python
7 3 (3.75%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.50%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.25%) Korn
9 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 33 (41.25%) Degree
2 7 (8.75%) ISEB
Vendors
1 20 (25.00%) Apple
1 20 (25.00%) Perforce
2 8 (10.00%) Google
3 1 (1.25%) Red Hat