The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 3 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 40 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 33.90% 7.27% 9.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.98% 7.41% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 32 4 8
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £48,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C++
South 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 Torfaen region.

Programming Languages Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
87 54 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 73.73% 98.18% 71.26%
Number of salaries quoted 75 53 62
Average salary £42,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.86% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,350 £27,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £47,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

C++
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

C++ Salary Trend in Torfaen

C++
Salary Histogram in Torfaen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Torfaen

C++
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
Cwmbran +16 40 £42,500 +13.33%
C++
South Wales

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 44 (75.86%) C
2 36 (62.07%) Windows
3 26 (44.83%) Mac OS
4 24 (41.38%) IPTV
5 23 (39.66%) DTV
6 22 (37.93%) Software Engineering
7 21 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (31.03%) Multimedia
8 18 (31.03%) OOD
9 17 (29.31%) OOP
10 16 (27.59%) Linux
10 16 (27.59%) HTTP
11 15 (25.86%) UNIX
12 13 (22.41%) JIRA
13 12 (20.69%) Computer Science
13 12 (20.69%) Degree
13 12 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (20.69%) Manual Testing
13 12 (20.69%) Digital Media
13 12 (20.69%) JavaScript
14 10 (17.24%) Java
14 10 (17.24%) TCP/IP
14 10 (17.24%) Google
15 9 (15.52%) Marketing
15 9 (15.52%) Big Data
15 9 (15.52%) PaaS
15 9 (15.52%) Mobile Marketing
15 9 (15.52%) Cyber Security
15 9 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (15.52%) Advertising

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 9 (15.52%) Apache
2 6 (10.34%) Confluence
3 1 (1.72%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.72%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (27.59%) HTTP
2 10 (17.24%) TCP/IP
3 8 (13.79%) Internet
3 8 (13.79%) Wireshark
4 7 (12.07%) DVB
5 2 (3.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.52%) Big Data
2 8 (13.79%) Data Mining
3 3 (5.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.72%) MySQL
4 1 (1.72%) Informix
Development Applications
1 13 (22.41%) JIRA
2 8 (13.79%) Jenkins
3 6 (10.34%) TestLink
3 6 (10.34%) Fiddler
4 2 (3.45%) JUnit
4 2 (3.45%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.72%) Zephyr
General
1 18 (31.03%) Multimedia
2 9 (15.52%) Marketing
2 9 (15.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (31.03%) Software Engineer
1 18 (31.03%) Developer
2 10 (17.24%) Analyst
2 10 (17.24%) Test Analyst
2 10 (17.24%) C++ Developer
3 8 (13.79%) Software Developer
4 7 (12.07%) C Software Engineer
4 7 (12.07%) Test Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Software Test Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) C++ Software Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Team Leader
8 3 (5.17%) iOS Developer
8 3 (5.17%) C Developer
8 3 (5.17%) C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Integration Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) Architect
9 2 (3.45%) Multimedia Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Desktop Team Leader
9 2 (3.45%) Head of Development
9 2 (3.45%) Head of Software Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.79%) HTML
2 5 (8.62%) Web Services
3 4 (6.90%) POSIX
3 4 (6.90%) Pthreads
3 4 (6.90%) WebKit
4 3 (5.17%) iOS SDK
5 2 (3.45%) OpenGL
5 2 (3.45%) GStreamer
5 2 (3.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (1.72%) Android SDK
6 1 (1.72%) XML
6 1 (1.72%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 24 (41.38%) IPTV
2 23 (39.66%) DTV
3 12 (20.69%) Computer Science
3 12 (20.69%) Digital Media
4 9 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (10.34%) Algorithms
5 6 (10.34%) Over-the-Top Content
6 4 (6.90%) Cryptography
6 4 (6.90%) Streaming Video
6 4 (6.90%) iPhone
6 4 (6.90%) iPad
6 4 (6.90%) Video on Demand
7 2 (3.45%) Data Integration
7 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.72%) User Experience
8 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 36 (62.07%) Windows
2 26 (44.83%) Mac OS
3 16 (27.59%) Linux
4 15 (25.86%) UNIX
5 8 (13.79%) Apple iOS
6 7 (12.07%) CentOS
7 6 (10.34%) Android
8 4 (6.90%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.72%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.93%) Software Engineering
2 21 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (31.03%) OOD
4 17 (29.31%) OOP
5 12 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (20.69%) Manual Testing
6 9 (15.52%) Mobile Marketing
6 9 (15.52%) Cyber Security
6 9 (15.52%) Scrum
6 9 (15.52%) E-Commerce
7 8 (13.79%) Change Management
7 8 (13.79%) Regression Testing
7 8 (13.79%) Configuration Management
7 8 (13.79%) Product Management
8 7 (12.07%) Test Management
8 7 (12.07%) BDD
8 7 (12.07%) Web Application Development
8 7 (12.07%) Bug Management
8 7 (12.07%) TDD
8 7 (12.07%) OO
Programming Languages
1 44 (75.86%) C
2 12 (20.69%) JavaScript
3 10 (17.24%) Java
4 8 (13.79%) Python
4 8 (13.79%) Perl
4 8 (13.79%) Objective-C
5 7 (12.07%) Korn
5 7 (12.07%) Bash Shell
6 6 (10.34%) Embedded C
6 6 (10.34%) Ruby
7 3 (5.17%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.72%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (20.69%) Degree
2 3 (5.17%) ISEB
3 1 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (17.24%) Google
2 8 (13.79%) Red Hat
3 6 (10.34%) Perforce
4 5 (8.62%) Apple