The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 27 40 23
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -17
Permanent jobs citing C++ 5 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 2.79% 1.98% 8.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.17% 3.23% 13.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 16
Average salary £40,000 £22,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.77% -35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £28,500 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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 Newport region.

Programming Languages Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
81 124 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 45.25% 61.39% 62.77%
Number of salaries quoted 67 117 113
Average salary £34,000 £35,783 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.98% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,250 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

C++
Salary Trend in Newport

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

C++ Salary Trend in Newport

C++
Salary Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Newport region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Newport

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Newport 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 9 (60.00%) Multimedia
1 9 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (53.33%) C
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 6 (40.00%) OOD
4 5 (33.33%) OOP
4 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (33.33%) DTV
4 5 (33.33%) IPTV
4 5 (33.33%) Mac OS
5 4 (26.67%) Automation Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Java
6 3 (20.00%) HTML
6 3 (20.00%) Linux
6 3 (20.00%) Python
6 3 (20.00%) HTTP
6 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Scrum
6 3 (20.00%) Objective-C
6 3 (20.00%) TDD
6 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (20.00%) BDD
6 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
6 3 (20.00%) Android
6 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (20.00%) Korn
6 3 (20.00%) Degree
6 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (20.00%) Ruby

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Newport 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (60.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Software Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Test Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Graduate
4 3 (20.00%) Developer
5 2 (13.33%) C++ Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Graduate C++ Developer
6 1 (6.67%) iOS Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (13.33%) iOS SDK
3 1 (6.67%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) DTV
1 5 (33.33%) IPTV
2 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Mac OS
3 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (20.00%) Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Android
3 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (40.00%) OOD
3 5 (33.33%) OOP
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (26.67%) Automation Testing
5 3 (20.00%) BDD
5 3 (20.00%) TDD
5 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) OO
6 1 (6.67%) System Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Android Development
6 1 (6.67%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) C
2 4 (26.67%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) Python
3 3 (20.00%) Objective-C
3 3 (20.00%) Ruby
3 3 (20.00%) Korn
3 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (13.33%) Perforce
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago