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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Developer
Rank 84 - 75
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 12 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.00% - 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% - 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 15
Average salary £35,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
1146 889 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 95.58% 96.74% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1005 742 828
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,900 £47,000 £52,500
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 27 March 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 27 March 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 - 5 £35,000 -
Torfaen - 5 £40,000 -
Cardiff - 1 £54,000 -
Newport - 1 £35,000 -
C++ Developer
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 27 (100.00%) C++
2 19 (70.37%) C
3 18 (66.67%) OOP
4 14 (51.85%) Software Engineering
5 13 (48.15%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 13 (48.15%) STL
6 12 (44.44%) Web Services
7 11 (40.74%) Java
7 11 (40.74%) C#
7 11 (40.74%) Qt
8 9 (33.33%) Degree
8 9 (33.33%) Windows
9 8 (29.63%) OOD
9 8 (29.63%) Computer Science
10 7 (25.93%) Mac OS
10 7 (25.93%) Multimedia
11 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (18.52%) Digital Media
11 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
12 4 (14.81%) DTV
12 4 (14.81%) Embedded C++
12 4 (14.81%) Apple
12 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
12 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
12 4 (14.81%) Change Management
12 4 (14.81%) Over-the-Top Content
13 3 (11.11%) Physics
13 3 (11.11%) Embedded C
14 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
14 2 (7.41%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) MySQL
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.70%) Subversion
2 1 (3.70%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 7 (25.93%) Multimedia
2 1 (3.70%) Electronics
2 1 (3.70%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.70%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) STL
1 13 (48.15%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 12 (44.44%) Web Services
3 11 (40.74%) Qt
4 1 (3.70%) POCO
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Computer Science
2 5 (18.52%) Digital Media
2 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (14.81%) Over-the-Top Content
3 4 (14.81%) DTV
4 3 (11.11%) Physics
5 2 (7.41%) GIS
5 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Mac OS
3 1 (3.70%) UNIX
3 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) OOP
2 14 (51.85%) Software Engineering
3 8 (29.63%) OOD
4 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
5 4 (14.81%) Change Management
6 2 (7.41%) Scrum
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.41%) TDD
6 2 (7.41%) OO
6 2 (7.41%) Cartography
7 1 (3.70%) UML
7 1 (3.70%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (3.70%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.70%) Cyber Security
7 1 (3.70%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C++
2 19 (70.37%) C
3 11 (40.74%) C#
3 11 (40.74%) Java
4 4 (14.81%) Embedded C++
5 3 (11.11%) Embedded C
6 2 (7.41%) PHP
6 2 (7.41%) VC++
7 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
1 4 (14.81%) Apple
2 1 (3.70%) Green Hills
2 1 (3.70%) Sybase