The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Developer
Rank 72 91 84
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 22 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.86% 0.67% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.88% 0.69% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 6
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £40,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
C++ Developer
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 South Wales 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
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1168 1160 985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.57% 96.75% 98.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1001 1014 821
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

C++ Developer
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

C++ Developer Salary Trend in South Wales

C++ Developer
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Torfaen +12 11 £47,000 +29.65%
Cardiff +6 11 £37,500 +7.14% 3
C++ Developer
Wales

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited C++ 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++ Developer in their job title.

1 34 (100.00%) C++
2 20 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (55.88%) Finance
4 18 (52.94%) Software Engineering
5 15 (44.12%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 15 (44.12%) Oracle
6 13 (38.24%) SQL
7 12 (35.29%) C
7 12 (35.29%) Unix
8 11 (32.35%) SDLC
9 10 (29.41%) Linux
10 9 (26.47%) Apache
10 9 (26.47%) E-Commerce
10 9 (26.47%) Data Mining
10 9 (26.47%) PaaS
10 9 (26.47%) Marketing
10 9 (26.47%) Degree
10 9 (26.47%) Telecoms
10 9 (26.47%) Advertising
10 9 (26.47%) Big Data
10 9 (26.47%) Mobile Marketing
11 7 (20.59%) Java
12 6 (17.65%) STL
12 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
12 6 (17.65%) Python
12 6 (17.65%) Multimedia
12 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
13 5 (14.71%) Mac OS
13 5 (14.71%) Games
13 5 (14.71%) Windows

C++ Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited C++ 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++ Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (26.47%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 9 (26.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.88%) HTTP
2 2 (5.88%) Internet
2 2 (5.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) Big Data
1 9 (26.47%) Data Mining
2 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 4 (11.76%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (55.88%) Finance
2 9 (26.47%) Advertising
2 9 (26.47%) Marketing
2 9 (26.47%) Telecoms
3 6 (17.65%) Multimedia
4 5 (14.71%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (44.12%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 6 (17.65%) STL
3 3 (8.82%) Web Services
3 3 (8.82%) XML
4 2 (5.88%) HTML
5 1 (2.94%) DirectX
5 1 (2.94%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
1 3 (8.82%) Digital Media
1 3 (8.82%) DTV
1 3 (8.82%) IPTV
2 1 (2.94%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (35.29%) Unix
2 10 (29.41%) Linux
3 5 (14.71%) Mac OS
3 5 (14.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (52.94%) Software Engineering
3 11 (32.35%) SDLC
4 9 (26.47%) E-Commerce
4 9 (26.47%) Mobile Marketing
5 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
5 3 (8.82%) OO
5 3 (8.82%) OOD
5 3 (8.82%) OOP
5 3 (8.82%) Scrum
5 3 (8.82%) UML
6 1 (2.94%) Automation Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.94%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) C++
2 13 (38.24%) SQL
3 12 (35.29%) C
4 7 (20.59%) Java
5 6 (17.65%) Python
6 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.94%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Degree
2 4 (11.76%) ISEB
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Oracle
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