The first table below looks at the demand for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 17 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 Swansea region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 28 8 18
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +10
Permanent jobs citing C++ 4 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 3.42% 22.06% 3.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.48% 33.33% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 3
Average salary £26,750 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.57% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Programming Languages Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
73 45 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 62.39% 66.18% 53.95%
Number of salaries quoted 73 41 38
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,200 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
C++
West Wales

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

C++
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

C++ Salary Trend in Swansea

C++
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) Qt
2 4 (80.00%) Low Latency
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) Xcode
2 4 (80.00%) Objective-C
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) PHP
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Phone 8
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Phone
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows CE
3 1 (20.00%) VxWorks

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Swansea 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.

Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Xcode
General
1 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Web Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Junior Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Junior Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Junior
3 1 (20.00%) C Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Android Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Qt
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Phone 8
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Phone
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows CE
2 1 (20.00%) VxWorks
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) PHP
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
2 4 (80.00%) Objective-C
2 4 (80.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) C
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