The first table below looks at the demand for C++ skills 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++ over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 34 13 30
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +17
Permanent jobs citing C++ 64 119 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 5.80% 10.98% 7.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.24% 21.17% 13.54%
Number of salaries quoted 55 110 50
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
523 562 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 47.37% 51.85% 53.76%
Number of salaries quoted 484 511 406
Average salary £33,000 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.49% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C++
Wales

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

C++
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

C++ Salary Trend in South Wales

C++
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in South Wales

C++
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++ within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
Cardiff -16 36 £31,250 -16.66% 9
Torfaen 0 10 £30,000 -16.66% 4
Bridgend -4 10 £36,500 +14.06%
Newport -10 6 £32,000 -17.94% 3
C++
Wales

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 84 (73.68%) Java
2 63 (55.26%) Software Engineering
3 52 (45.61%) JavaScript
4 38 (33.33%) HTML
4 38 (33.33%) OO
5 36 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (28.95%) SQL
7 31 (27.19%) C
7 31 (27.19%) .NET
8 28 (24.56%) CSS
9 23 (20.18%) OOD
9 23 (20.18%) Linux
9 23 (20.18%) Scrum
10 22 (19.30%) Degree
11 21 (18.42%) Multimedia
12 20 (17.54%) C#
12 20 (17.54%) Android
13 19 (16.67%) OOP
14 18 (15.79%) HTML5
15 17 (14.91%) CSS3
15 17 (14.91%) UML
16 16 (14.04%) Requirements Analysis
16 16 (14.04%) Computer Science
17 13 (11.40%) Apple iOS
18 12 (10.53%) Web Services
19 11 (9.65%) UNIX
19 11 (9.65%) Android Development
20 10 (8.77%) Windows
20 10 (8.77%) PHP
20 10 (8.77%) Objective-C

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.51%) Node.js
2 1 (0.88%) CMS
2 1 (0.88%) Umbraco
2 1 (0.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (3.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.26%) HTTP
2 4 (3.51%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.75%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.89%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.51%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.75%) Riak
3 2 (1.75%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.75%) MySQL
4 1 (0.88%) DB2
4 1 (0.88%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (4.39%) PowerBuilder
2 4 (3.51%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.63%) Ant
3 3 (2.63%) ClearCase
3 3 (2.63%) ClearQuest
3 3 (2.63%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.75%) Xcode
5 1 (0.88%) JUnit
5 1 (0.88%) Subversion
5 1 (0.88%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.88%) Selenium
5 1 (0.88%) JIRA
5 1 (0.88%) Grunt
5 1 (0.88%) Hudson
5 1 (0.88%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (18.42%) Multimedia
2 5 (4.39%) Electronics
3 4 (3.51%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.63%) Finance
4 3 (2.63%) Advertising
4 3 (2.63%) Billing
5 1 (0.88%) Games
5 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 67 (58.77%) Developer
2 46 (40.35%) Software Engineer
3 25 (21.93%) Software Developer
4 13 (11.40%) C++ Developer
5 12 (10.53%) Graduate
6 9 (7.89%) Graduate Developer
7 7 (6.14%) Test Engineer
7 7 (6.14%) Android Developer
8 5 (4.39%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (4.39%) C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (3.51%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (3.51%) Programmer
10 3 (2.63%) Junior
10 3 (2.63%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 3 (2.63%) Java Developer
10 3 (2.63%) Graduate Software Developer
10 3 (2.63%) iOS Developer
11 2 (1.75%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 2 (1.75%) Graduate Programmer
11 2 (1.75%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (33.33%) HTML
2 31 (27.19%) .NET
3 28 (24.56%) CSS
4 18 (15.79%) HTML5
5 17 (14.91%) CSS3
6 12 (10.53%) Web Services
7 7 (6.14%) SVG
8 6 (5.26%) iOS SDK
8 6 (5.26%) jQuery
8 6 (5.26%) ASP.NET
8 6 (5.26%) XML
9 5 (4.39%) Android SDK
10 3 (2.63%) J2EE
10 3 (2.63%) Hibernate
10 3 (2.63%) Spring
10 3 (2.63%) WPF
10 3 (2.63%) Java EE
10 3 (2.63%) GWT
10 3 (2.63%) Ext JS
11 2 (1.75%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.04%) Computer Science
2 10 (8.77%) Mathematics
3 6 (5.26%) Arduino
3 6 (5.26%) iPhone
4 5 (4.39%) N-Tier
4 5 (4.39%) DTV
4 5 (4.39%) Physics
5 4 (3.51%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (3.51%) IPTV
6 3 (2.63%) GIS
7 2 (1.75%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.75%) Grid Computing
7 2 (1.75%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.88%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 23 (20.18%) Linux
2 20 (17.54%) Android
3 13 (11.40%) Apple iOS
4 11 (9.65%) UNIX
5 10 (8.77%) Windows
6 8 (7.02%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.88%) OS/2
7 1 (0.88%) CentOS
7 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (55.26%) Software Engineering
2 38 (33.33%) OO
3 36 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (20.18%) OOD
4 23 (20.18%) Scrum
5 19 (16.67%) OOP
6 17 (14.91%) UML
7 16 (14.04%) Requirements Analysis
8 11 (9.65%) Android Development
9 8 (7.02%) TDD
10 6 (5.26%) iOS Development
11 5 (4.39%) Software Testing
11 5 (4.39%) Business Development
11 5 (4.39%) Risk Analysis
11 5 (4.39%) Release Management
11 5 (4.39%) Integration Testing
12 4 (3.51%) Cyber Security
13 3 (2.63%) Problem Management
13 3 (2.63%) Static Code Analysis
13 3 (2.63%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 84 (73.68%) Java
2 52 (45.61%) JavaScript
3 33 (28.95%) SQL
4 31 (27.19%) C
5 20 (17.54%) C#
6 10 (8.77%) PHP
6 10 (8.77%) Objective-C
7 8 (7.02%) Python
8 5 (4.39%) Perl
9 4 (3.51%) VC++
10 3 (2.63%) Erlang
11 2 (1.75%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.75%) PHP5
11 2 (1.75%) Korn
11 2 (1.75%) Ruby
11 2 (1.75%) Embedded C
11 2 (1.75%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.88%) RPG
12 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (19.30%) Degree
2 2 (1.75%) DV Cleared
2 2 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.89%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (7.02%) Oracle
2 6 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.39%) Perforce
4 3 (2.63%) Coverity
4 3 (2.63%) Wind River
5 2 (1.75%) Zend
5 2 (1.75%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.88%) Sybase
6 1 (0.88%) Remedy
6 1 (0.88%) Google
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