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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 39 12 31
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +19
Permanent jobs citing C++ 58 120 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 5.23% 11.05% 7.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.53% 21.31% 13.70%
Number of salaries quoted 50 111 51
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £30,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £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
503 563 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 45.36% 51.84% 54.31%
Number of salaries quoted 461 511 416
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 £26,300 £26,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £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 11 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 11 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 -17 32 £32,500 -13.33% 9
Torfaen +1 10 £30,000 -16.66% 3
Bridgend -5 10 £36,500 +14.06%
Newport -9 5 £32,000 -17.94% 1
C++
Wales

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 11 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 78 (75.73%) Java
2 59 (57.28%) Software Engineering
3 50 (48.54%) JavaScript
4 37 (35.92%) OO
5 35 (33.98%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (31.07%) HTML
7 29 (28.16%) C
7 29 (28.16%) SQL
8 27 (26.21%) CSS
9 26 (25.24%) .NET
10 22 (21.36%) Linux
11 21 (20.39%) Scrum
12 19 (18.45%) OOD
12 19 (18.45%) Android
13 18 (17.48%) C#
13 18 (17.48%) Degree
14 17 (16.50%) Multimedia
14 17 (16.50%) UML
14 17 (16.50%) HTML5
15 16 (15.53%) CSS3
15 16 (15.53%) OOP
16 15 (14.56%) Requirements Analysis
17 13 (12.62%) Computer Science
18 12 (11.65%) Web Services
18 12 (11.65%) Apple iOS
19 11 (10.68%) UNIX
20 10 (9.71%) Android Development
21 9 (8.74%) Relational Database
21 9 (8.74%) Objective-C
21 9 (8.74%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 11 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 (3.88%) Node.js
2 1 (0.97%) CMS
2 1 (0.97%) Umbraco
2 1 (0.97%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (2.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.97%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.88%) HTTP
1 4 (3.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.97%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.74%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.88%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.94%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.94%) Riak
3 2 (1.94%) MySQL
4 1 (0.97%) DB2
4 1 (0.97%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (4.85%) PowerBuilder
2 3 (2.91%) ClearQuest
2 3 (2.91%) Ant
2 3 (2.91%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.91%) ClearCase
2 3 (2.91%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.97%) Grunt
3 1 (0.97%) JUnit
3 1 (0.97%) Xcode
3 1 (0.97%) CruiseControl
3 1 (0.97%) Subversion
3 1 (0.97%) JIRA
3 1 (0.97%) Selenium
3 1 (0.97%) Fiddler
3 1 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.97%) Hudson
General
1 17 (16.50%) Multimedia
2 5 (4.85%) Electronics
3 4 (3.88%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.91%) Finance
4 3 (2.91%) Billing
4 3 (2.91%) Advertising
5 1 (0.97%) Games
5 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 59 (57.28%) Developer
2 44 (42.72%) Software Engineer
3 22 (21.36%) Software Developer
4 11 (10.68%) C++ Developer
5 8 (7.77%) Graduate
6 7 (6.80%) Android Developer
7 6 (5.83%) Test Engineer
8 5 (4.85%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (4.85%) C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (4.85%) Graduate Developer
9 4 (3.88%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (2.91%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 3 (2.91%) Programmer
10 3 (2.91%) Java Developer
10 3 (2.91%) Junior
10 3 (2.91%) iOS Developer
11 2 (1.94%) Senior Developer
11 2 (1.94%) Web Developer
11 2 (1.94%) Applications Developer
11 2 (1.94%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (31.07%) HTML
2 27 (26.21%) CSS
3 26 (25.24%) .NET
4 17 (16.50%) HTML5
5 16 (15.53%) CSS3
6 12 (11.65%) Web Services
7 7 (6.80%) SVG
8 6 (5.83%) XML
8 6 (5.83%) iOS SDK
8 6 (5.83%) jQuery
9 5 (4.85%) Android SDK
10 3 (2.91%) GWT
10 3 (2.91%) Ext JS
10 3 (2.91%) ASP.NET
10 3 (2.91%) J2EE
10 3 (2.91%) Hibernate
10 3 (2.91%) Spring
10 3 (2.91%) Java EE
11 2 (1.94%) JSON
11 2 (1.94%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.62%) Computer Science
2 9 (8.74%) Mathematics
3 6 (5.83%) Arduino
4 5 (4.85%) Physics
4 5 (4.85%) iPhone
4 5 (4.85%) N-Tier
5 4 (3.88%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (2.91%) DTV
7 2 (1.94%) GIS
7 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.94%) Grid Computing
7 2 (1.94%) IPTV
7 2 (1.94%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.97%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 22 (21.36%) Linux
2 19 (18.45%) Android
3 12 (11.65%) Apple iOS
4 11 (10.68%) UNIX
5 7 (6.80%) Windows
6 4 (3.88%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.97%) CentOS
7 1 (0.97%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (57.28%) Software Engineering
2 37 (35.92%) OO
3 35 (33.98%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (20.39%) Scrum
5 19 (18.45%) OOD
6 17 (16.50%) UML
7 16 (15.53%) OOP
8 15 (14.56%) Requirements Analysis
9 10 (9.71%) Android Development
10 7 (6.80%) TDD
11 5 (4.85%) Business Development
11 5 (4.85%) Software Testing
11 5 (4.85%) Integration Testing
11 5 (4.85%) iOS Development
11 5 (4.85%) Risk Analysis
11 5 (4.85%) Release Management
12 3 (2.91%) Static Code Analysis
12 3 (2.91%) Reverse Engineering
12 3 (2.91%) Cyber Security
12 3 (2.91%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (75.73%) Java
2 50 (48.54%) JavaScript
3 29 (28.16%) C
3 29 (28.16%) SQL
4 18 (17.48%) C#
5 9 (8.74%) PHP
5 9 (8.74%) Objective-C
6 6 (5.83%) Python
7 5 (4.85%) Perl
8 4 (3.88%) VC++
9 3 (2.91%) Erlang
10 2 (1.94%) PHP5
11 1 (0.97%) Groovy
11 1 (0.97%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.97%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.97%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.97%) Ruby
11 1 (0.97%) Korn
11 1 (0.97%) RPG
11 1 (0.97%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (17.48%) Degree
2 2 (1.94%) DV Cleared
2 2 (1.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.74%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (7.77%) Oracle
2 5 (4.85%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.85%) Perforce
3 3 (2.91%) Coverity
3 3 (2.91%) Wind River
4 2 (1.94%) Zend
5 1 (0.97%) Google
5 1 (0.97%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.97%) Remedy
5 1 (0.97%) Sybase
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