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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 25 30 43
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +13
Permanent jobs citing C++ 84 75 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 7.76% 6.41% 5.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.14% 11.65% 10.96%
Number of salaries quoted 73 69 45
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £30,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
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
555 644 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 51.29% 55.04% 46.63%
Number of salaries quoted 493 590 390
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £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 19 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 19 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 +1 41 £32,500 -13.33% 12
Torfaen +5 22 £34,000 -2.85% 5
Newport +1 10 £34,000 -9.33% 1
Bridgend +3 8 £35,500 +10.93% 1
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £25,000 -
C++
Wales

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 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 71 (54.62%) Java
2 57 (43.85%) Software Engineering
3 54 (41.54%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (31.54%) C
5 39 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 35 (26.92%) HTML
7 34 (26.15%) SQL
8 32 (24.62%) Scrum
9 31 (23.85%) Degree
10 30 (23.08%) .NET
10 30 (23.08%) OOP
10 30 (23.08%) OOD
11 28 (21.54%) C#
12 27 (20.77%) OO
12 27 (20.77%) Windows
12 27 (20.77%) Computer Science
13 24 (18.46%) Multimedia
14 23 (17.69%) Linux
15 21 (16.15%) Python
15 21 (16.15%) CSS
15 21 (16.15%) Mac OS
16 19 (14.62%) UNIX
17 18 (13.85%) Web Services
18 17 (13.08%) DTV
18 17 (13.08%) HTML5
19 16 (12.31%) CSS3
19 16 (12.31%) IPTV
20 15 (11.54%) TDD
20 15 (11.54%) HTTP
20 15 (11.54%) PHP

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 (3.85%) Confluence
2 2 (1.54%) Node.js
3 1 (0.77%) CMS
3 1 (0.77%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (6.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.77%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.08%) SaaS
2 3 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.77%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.54%) HTTP
2 8 (6.15%) Wireshark
3 6 (4.62%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.77%) Wireless
4 1 (0.77%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.77%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.46%) Relational Database
2 5 (3.85%) MySQL
3 4 (3.08%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.31%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.54%) Riak
6 1 (0.77%) Big Data
6 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.77%) DB2
6 1 (0.77%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (6.15%) Visual Studio
1 8 (6.15%) PowerBuilder
2 7 (5.38%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.85%) Fiddler
3 5 (3.85%) JIRA
4 3 (2.31%) ClearQuest
4 3 (2.31%) ClearCase
5 2 (1.54%) Ant
5 2 (1.54%) JUnit
5 2 (1.54%) Xcode
6 1 (0.77%) Selenium
6 1 (0.77%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (18.46%) Multimedia
2 8 (6.15%) Finance
3 3 (2.31%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.31%) Billing
3 3 (2.31%) Advertising
4 1 (0.77%) Games
4 1 (0.77%) Military
4 1 (0.77%) Electronics
4 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 75 (57.69%) Developer
2 47 (36.15%) Software Engineer
3 44 (33.85%) Software Developer
4 29 (22.31%) C++ Developer
5 14 (10.77%) C++ Software Developer
6 13 (10.00%) Test Engineer
6 13 (10.00%) Graduate
7 10 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
8 9 (6.92%) C++ Software Engineer
9 8 (6.15%) C Developer
10 7 (5.38%) C Software Engineer
11 4 (3.08%) Software Test Engineer
11 4 (3.08%) Analyst
11 4 (3.08%) Test Analyst
12 3 (2.31%) Junior
12 3 (2.31%) Senior Developer
12 3 (2.31%) Integration Engineer
12 3 (2.31%) Graduate Software Developer
12 3 (2.31%) Embedded C++ Developer
13 2 (1.54%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (26.92%) HTML
2 30 (23.08%) .NET
3 21 (16.15%) CSS
4 18 (13.85%) Web Services
5 17 (13.08%) HTML5
6 16 (12.31%) CSS3
7 11 (8.46%) XML
8 7 (5.38%) STL
8 7 (5.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 6 (4.62%) Qt
9 6 (4.62%) ASP.NET
9 6 (4.62%) WPF
10 4 (3.08%) iOS SDK
11 3 (2.31%) jQuery
12 2 (1.54%) Sass
12 2 (1.54%) Zend Framework
12 2 (1.54%) Ruby on Rails
12 2 (1.54%) JSON
12 2 (1.54%) SVG
12 2 (1.54%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 27 (20.77%) Computer Science
2 17 (13.08%) DTV
3 16 (12.31%) IPTV
4 11 (8.46%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (7.69%) Mathematics
6 8 (6.15%) Digital Media
7 7 (5.38%) GIS
8 5 (3.85%) Physics
8 5 (3.85%) N-Tier
9 3 (2.31%) User Experience
9 3 (2.31%) Grid Computing
10 2 (1.54%) iPhone
10 2 (1.54%) Arduino
11 1 (0.77%) Interactive TV
11 1 (0.77%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.77%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 27 (20.77%) Windows
2 23 (17.69%) Linux
3 21 (16.15%) Mac OS
4 19 (14.62%) UNIX
5 9 (6.92%) Android
6 8 (6.15%) Apple iOS
7 5 (3.85%) CentOS
8 3 (2.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.77%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (43.85%) Software Engineering
2 54 (41.54%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (24.62%) Scrum
4 30 (23.08%) OOP
4 30 (23.08%) OOD
5 27 (20.77%) OO
6 15 (11.54%) TDD
7 12 (9.23%) UML
8 11 (8.46%) Requirements Analysis
9 10 (7.69%) BDD
10 9 (6.92%) Configuration Management
10 9 (6.92%) Regression Testing
11 7 (5.38%) Change Management
11 7 (5.38%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (4.62%) Cyber Security
13 5 (3.85%) Product Management
13 5 (3.85%) Bug Management
13 5 (3.85%) Test Management
13 5 (3.85%) Software Testing
14 4 (3.08%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 71 (54.62%) Java
2 41 (31.54%) C
3 39 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 34 (26.15%) SQL
5 28 (21.54%) C#
6 21 (16.15%) Python
7 15 (11.54%) PHP
8 14 (10.77%) Ruby
9 10 (7.69%) Perl
10 9 (6.92%) Bash Shell
11 8 (6.15%) Korn
12 7 (5.38%) Embedded C
12 7 (5.38%) Objective-C
13 6 (4.62%) Erlang
14 5 (3.85%) VC++
15 3 (2.31%) Embedded C++
16 2 (1.54%) PHP5
17 1 (0.77%) Groovy
17 1 (0.77%) RPG
17 1 (0.77%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (23.85%) Degree
2 3 (2.31%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.54%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.77%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.77%) Snort
Vendors
1 10 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 10 (7.69%) Oracle
2 8 (6.15%) Red Hat
3 5 (3.85%) Perforce
4 3 (2.31%) Google
4 3 (2.31%) Coverity
4 3 (2.31%) Wind River
5 2 (1.54%) TOWER Software
5 2 (1.54%) Zend
6 1 (0.77%) Sybase
6 1 (0.77%) Remedy
6 1 (0.77%) Sony
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Nakama
Salary: From £55,000 to £63,000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Upto 36,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000-36,000 + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
360 Resourcing
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Cwmbran
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Cardiff
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Newport
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Cwmbran
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Cwmbran
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago