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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 39 38 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Permanent jobs citing C++ 50 52 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 5.00% 5.04% 7.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.74% 8.89% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 49 50 60
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,850 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
426 585 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 42.60% 56.69% 52.06%
Number of salaries quoted 373 532 421
Average salary £34,000 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.49% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £26,738 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,900 £47,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Torfaen +12 15 £34,000 -15.00%
Cardiff +7 15 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Newport +2 11 £39,000 +20.00%
Bridgend -2 8 £30,000 -10.44%
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £22,500 -
C++
Wales

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 50 (62.50%) Java
2 49 (61.25%) Software Engineering
3 42 (52.50%) OO
4 33 (41.25%) JavaScript
5 31 (38.75%) C
6 18 (22.50%) OOP
6 18 (22.50%) OOD
7 17 (21.25%) HTML
8 16 (20.00%) C#
9 15 (18.75%) CSS
10 14 (17.50%) Degree
11 13 (16.25%) Requirements Analysis
11 13 (16.25%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (16.25%) .NET
12 12 (15.00%) UML
12 12 (15.00%) Multimedia
12 12 (15.00%) Computer Science
13 11 (13.75%) Android
13 11 (13.75%) SQL
14 10 (12.50%) Qt
14 10 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 9 (11.25%) HTML5
15 9 (11.25%) STL
15 9 (11.25%) Linux
15 9 (11.25%) Scrum
15 9 (11.25%) Electronics
16 8 (10.00%) Web Services
16 8 (10.00%) CSS3
16 8 (10.00%) Android Development
17 7 (8.75%) Mathematics

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (5.00%) Node.js
2 1 (1.25%) CMS
2 1 (1.25%) Umbraco
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.50%) Broadband
3 1 (1.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.50%) Big Data
3 2 (2.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Ant
2 2 (2.50%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.25%) Grunt
3 1 (1.25%) Hudson
3 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.25%) CruiseControl
3 1 (1.25%) Subversion
General
1 12 (15.00%) Multimedia
2 9 (11.25%) Electronics
3 3 (3.75%) Finance
3 3 (3.75%) Games
4 2 (2.50%) Advertising
4 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.25%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (48.75%) Software Engineer
1 39 (48.75%) Developer
2 12 (15.00%) C++ Developer
3 9 (11.25%) Software Developer
4 7 (8.75%) Android Developer
5 6 (7.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) C Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Junior
8 3 (3.75%) C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (3.75%) iOS Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) C Software Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Embedded C Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (21.25%) HTML
2 15 (18.75%) CSS
3 13 (16.25%) .NET
4 10 (12.50%) Qt
4 10 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 9 (11.25%) HTML5
5 9 (11.25%) STL
6 8 (10.00%) Web Services
6 8 (10.00%) CSS3
7 6 (7.50%) jQuery
8 5 (6.25%) SVG
8 5 (6.25%) Android SDK
9 3 (3.75%) OpenGL
9 3 (3.75%) Hibernate
9 3 (3.75%) J2EE
9 3 (3.75%) XML
9 3 (3.75%) Ext JS
9 3 (3.75%) GWT
9 3 (3.75%) Java EE
9 3 (3.75%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.75%) Mathematics
3 6 (7.50%) Physics
4 5 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (5.00%) Arduino
5 4 (5.00%) iPhone
5 4 (5.00%) GIS
6 3 (3.75%) DTV
7 2 (2.50%) Device Driver
7 2 (2.50%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.25%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.25%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.25%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.25%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.75%) Android
2 9 (11.25%) Linux
3 5 (6.25%) UNIX
3 5 (6.25%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (61.25%) Software Engineering
2 42 (52.50%) OO
3 18 (22.50%) OOP
3 18 (22.50%) OOD
4 13 (16.25%) Requirements Analysis
4 13 (16.25%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (15.00%) UML
6 9 (11.25%) Scrum
7 8 (10.00%) Android Development
8 6 (7.50%) TDD
8 6 (7.50%) Software Testing
9 5 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
9 5 (6.25%) Business Development
9 5 (6.25%) Integration Testing
9 5 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
9 5 (6.25%) Release Management
10 3 (3.75%) iOS Development
11 1 (1.25%) Web Services Management
11 1 (1.25%) Programme Management
11 1 (1.25%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 50 (62.50%) Java
2 33 (41.25%) JavaScript
3 31 (38.75%) C
4 16 (20.00%) C#
5 11 (13.75%) SQL
6 4 (5.00%) PHP
7 3 (3.75%) Objective-C
7 3 (3.75%) Embedded C
7 3 (3.75%) Embedded C++
7 3 (3.75%) Assembly Language
7 3 (3.75%) VC++
8 2 (2.50%) Delphi
9 1 (1.25%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 14 (17.50%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (3.75%) Oracle
1 3 (3.75%) Atmel
2 1 (1.25%) Fujitsu
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Salary: £0
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Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum - Flexi-Time, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Bridgend
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cwmbran
CPS Group
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Cwmbran
CPS Group
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Cardiff
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
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Computer Futures
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Cwmbran
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 22 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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