The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 23 42 34
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Permanent jobs citing C++ 80 65 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 7.46% 5.39% 5.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.21% 9.56% 12.28%
Number of salaries quoted 71 59 52
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
C++
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 South Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
526 680 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 49.07% 56.38% 45.34%
Number of salaries quoted 462 621 408
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,160 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +8 40 £35,000 -6.66% 6
Torfaen +8 19 £34,000 +6.25% 4
Bridgend +7 9 £35,000 +12.00% 1
Newport +3 9 £34,000 -9.33% 1
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £25,000 -
C++
Wales

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 73 (54.48%) Java
2 56 (41.79%) Software Engineering
3 52 (38.81%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (32.09%) C
5 34 (25.37%) JavaScript
5 34 (25.37%) SQL
6 32 (23.88%) OOP
6 32 (23.88%) Scrum
7 31 (23.13%) HTML
8 30 (22.39%) Degree
9 29 (21.64%) Windows
9 29 (21.64%) OOD
10 28 (20.90%) Computer Science
11 27 (20.15%) .NET
11 27 (20.15%) C#
12 24 (17.91%) Multimedia
13 23 (17.16%) Linux
13 23 (17.16%) OO
13 23 (17.16%) Mac OS
14 21 (15.67%) Python
15 19 (14.18%) Web Services
15 19 (14.18%) UNIX
16 18 (13.43%) DTV
16 18 (13.43%) CSS
16 18 (13.43%) IPTV
17 16 (11.94%) PHP
18 15 (11.19%) HTTP
18 15 (11.19%) TDD
19 14 (10.45%) Ruby
19 14 (10.45%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 5 (3.73%) Confluence
2 2 (1.49%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (7.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.75%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.99%) SaaS
2 3 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.49%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.19%) HTTP
2 8 (5.97%) Wireshark
3 6 (4.48%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.75%) Wireless
4 1 (0.75%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.75%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.70%) Relational Database
2 7 (5.22%) MySQL
3 4 (2.99%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.99%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.49%) Riak
5 1 (0.75%) Big Data
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.75%) DB2
5 1 (0.75%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (5.97%) PowerBuilder
1 8 (5.97%) Jenkins
2 7 (5.22%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.73%) JIRA
3 5 (3.73%) TestLink
3 5 (3.73%) Fiddler
4 3 (2.24%) ClearQuest
4 3 (2.24%) ClearCase
5 2 (1.49%) Ant
5 2 (1.49%) JUnit
5 2 (1.49%) Xcode
5 2 (1.49%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.75%) Selenium
General
1 24 (17.91%) Multimedia
2 10 (7.46%) Finance
3 3 (2.24%) Billing
3 3 (2.24%) Advertising
3 3 (2.24%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.75%) Games
4 1 (0.75%) Military
4 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.75%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 76 (56.72%) Developer
2 45 (33.58%) Software Developer
2 45 (33.58%) Software Engineer
3 31 (23.13%) C++ Developer
4 16 (11.94%) C++ Software Developer
5 13 (9.70%) Test Engineer
5 13 (9.70%) Graduate
6 10 (7.46%) C++ Software Engineer
6 10 (7.46%) Graduate Developer
7 9 (6.72%) C Developer
8 8 (5.97%) C Software Engineer
9 7 (5.22%) Analyst
10 6 (4.48%) Test Analyst
11 4 (2.99%) Senior Developer
11 4 (2.99%) Software Test Engineer
12 3 (2.24%) Integration Engineer
12 3 (2.24%) Graduate Software Developer
12 3 (2.24%) Embedded C++ Developer
13 2 (1.49%) Software Programmer
13 2 (1.49%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (23.13%) HTML
2 27 (20.15%) .NET
3 19 (14.18%) Web Services
4 18 (13.43%) CSS
5 14 (10.45%) HTML5
5 14 (10.45%) CSS3
6 11 (8.21%) XML
7 9 (6.72%) STL
7 9 (6.72%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 7 (5.22%) Qt
9 6 (4.48%) ASP.NET
9 6 (4.48%) WPF
10 4 (2.99%) iOS SDK
11 2 (1.49%) Sass
11 2 (1.49%) Zend Framework
11 2 (1.49%) jQuery
11 2 (1.49%) Ruby on Rails
11 2 (1.49%) JSON
11 2 (1.49%) Spring
11 2 (1.49%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 28 (20.90%) Computer Science
2 18 (13.43%) DTV
2 18 (13.43%) IPTV
3 10 (7.46%) Digital Media
4 9 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (6.72%) Mathematics
5 8 (5.97%) GIS
6 5 (3.73%) N-Tier
7 4 (2.99%) Physics
8 3 (2.24%) Grid Computing
8 3 (2.24%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.49%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.49%) iPhone
9 2 (1.49%) Arduino
9 2 (1.49%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.49%) User Experience
10 1 (0.75%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.75%) Interactive TV
10 1 (0.75%) Economics
10 1 (0.75%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 29 (21.64%) Windows
2 23 (17.16%) Linux
2 23 (17.16%) Mac OS
3 19 (14.18%) UNIX
4 9 (6.72%) Android
5 8 (5.97%) Apple iOS
6 5 (3.73%) CentOS
7 3 (2.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.75%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (41.79%) Software Engineering
2 52 (38.81%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (23.88%) Scrum
3 32 (23.88%) OOP
4 29 (21.64%) OOD
5 23 (17.16%) OO
6 15 (11.19%) TDD
7 12 (8.96%) UML
8 10 (7.46%) BDD
9 9 (6.72%) Configuration Management
9 9 (6.72%) Regression Testing
10 8 (5.97%) Requirements Analysis
10 8 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (5.22%) Change Management
12 6 (4.48%) Cyber Security
13 5 (3.73%) Product Management
13 5 (3.73%) Bug Management
13 5 (3.73%) Test Management
14 4 (2.99%) Performance Testing
14 4 (2.99%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 73 (54.48%) Java
2 43 (32.09%) C
3 34 (25.37%) JavaScript
3 34 (25.37%) SQL
4 27 (20.15%) C#
5 21 (15.67%) Python
6 16 (11.94%) PHP
7 14 (10.45%) Ruby
8 10 (7.46%) Perl
9 9 (6.72%) Bash Shell
10 8 (5.97%) Korn
11 7 (5.22%) Erlang
11 7 (5.22%) Embedded C
11 7 (5.22%) Objective-C
12 6 (4.48%) VC++
13 3 (2.24%) Embedded C++
14 2 (1.49%) VBA
14 2 (1.49%) PHP5
15 1 (0.75%) Groovy
15 1 (0.75%) RPG
Qualifications
1 30 (22.39%) Degree
2 3 (2.24%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.49%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.97%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.75%) Snort
Vendors
1 12 (8.96%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.46%) Oracle
3 8 (5.97%) Red Hat
4 5 (3.73%) Perforce
5 4 (2.99%) Google
6 3 (2.24%) Coverity
6 3 (2.24%) Wind River
7 2 (1.49%) TOWER Software
7 2 (1.49%) Zend
8 1 (0.75%) Sybase
8 1 (0.75%) Remedy
8 1 (0.75%) Sony
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Upto 36,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000-36,000 + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Cwmbran
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff
360 Resourcing
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Cwmbran
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Cwmbran
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago