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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Developer
Rank 85 79 58
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 14 9 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.18% 0.98% 2.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 1.05% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 26
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1153 859 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.55% 93.88% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1033 760 794
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Developer across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

C++ Developer Salary Histogram 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 26 January 2015. 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
Bridgend +12 5 £35,000 +8.52% 1
Torfaen - 4 £42,500 -
Cardiff -7 3 £40,000 +3.22% 1
Newport - 2 £27,500 -
C++ Developer
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 37 (100.00%) C++
2 25 (67.57%) OOP
3 20 (54.05%) C
4 19 (51.35%) STL
4 19 (51.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 18 (48.65%) Web Services
6 16 (43.24%) Java
7 15 (40.54%) C#
7 15 (40.54%) Qt
8 13 (35.14%) Software Engineering
9 12 (32.43%) Degree
9 12 (32.43%) Computer Science
9 12 (32.43%) Windows
10 11 (29.73%) OOD
10 11 (29.73%) Digital Media
11 10 (27.03%) Mac OS
12 9 (24.32%) Multimedia
13 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (18.92%) DTV
14 6 (16.22%) Configuration Management
14 6 (16.22%) Change Management
15 5 (13.51%) IPTV
15 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
15 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
16 4 (10.81%) Embedded C++
16 4 (10.81%) VC++
16 4 (10.81%) GIS
16 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
16 4 (10.81%) TDD
16 4 (10.81%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) MySQL
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (24.32%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.70%) Electronics
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (51.35%) STL
1 19 (51.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 18 (48.65%) Web Services
3 15 (40.54%) Qt
4 2 (5.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Computer Science
2 11 (29.73%) Digital Media
3 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (18.92%) DTV
4 5 (13.51%) IPTV
5 4 (10.81%) Mathematics
5 4 (10.81%) Physics
5 4 (10.81%) GIS
6 2 (5.41%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) Windows
2 10 (27.03%) Mac OS
3 3 (8.11%) UNIX
4 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (67.57%) OOP
2 13 (35.14%) Software Engineering
3 11 (29.73%) OOD
4 6 (16.22%) Configuration Management
4 6 (16.22%) Change Management
5 4 (10.81%) Scrum
5 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.81%) TDD
5 4 (10.81%) Cartography
6 3 (8.11%) OO
7 2 (5.41%) UML
8 1 (2.70%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (2.70%) Performance Management
8 1 (2.70%) Cyber Security
8 1 (2.70%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) C++
2 20 (54.05%) C
3 16 (43.24%) Java
4 15 (40.54%) C#
5 4 (10.81%) VC++
5 4 (10.81%) Embedded C++
6 2 (5.41%) Embedded C
6 2 (5.41%) PHP
6 2 (5.41%) SQL
7 1 (2.70%) Python
7 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Apple
3 1 (2.70%) Sybase
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: c.£35K + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Object Matrix Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Dependent on experience
Posted: 26 days ago