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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 13 10 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs citing C++ 9 24 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 6.43% 16.22% 8.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.68% 26.67% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9 24 11
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,350 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
71 90 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 50.71% 60.81% 50.34%
Number of salaries quoted 67 86 65
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,800 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 8 (72.73%) C
2 7 (63.64%) Multimedia
3 6 (54.55%) Android
3 6 (54.55%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) OOD
4 4 (36.36%) Perforce
4 4 (36.36%) Objective-C
4 4 (36.36%) QA
4 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) Apple iOS
4 4 (36.36%) iOS SDK
5 3 (27.27%) Automation Testing
5 3 (27.27%) TDD
5 3 (27.27%) Ruby
5 3 (27.27%) BDD
5 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
5 3 (27.27%) Korn
5 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 3 (27.27%) Python
5 3 (27.27%) Regression Testing
5 3 (27.27%) HTTP
5 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
5 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
6 2 (18.18%) UML
6 2 (18.18%) OOP
6 2 (18.18%) OO
6 2 (18.18%) Windows

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) HTTP
General
1 7 (63.64%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Test Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) C Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Android Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) iOS SDK
2 3 (27.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) DTV
1 2 (18.18%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Android
2 4 (36.36%) Apple iOS
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) OOD
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) TDD
2 3 (27.27%) BDD
2 3 (27.27%) Automation Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Regression Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) UML
3 2 (18.18%) OOP
3 2 (18.18%) OO
3 2 (18.18%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C
2 6 (54.55%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) Objective-C
4 3 (27.27%) Ruby
4 3 (27.27%) Korn
4 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
4 3 (27.27%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Perforce
2 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
Newport
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago