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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 2 4 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +12
Permanent jobs citing C++ 47 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 36.15% 34.21% 10.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 54.02% 39.39% 12.73%
Number of salaries quoted 35 13 7
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -15.00%
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 33 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 66.92% 86.84% 84.62%
Number of salaries quoted 69 33 55
Average salary £47,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.70% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £48,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +2 47 £45,000 +32.35% 1
C++
South Wales

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 61 (76.25%) C
2 43 (53.75%) Windows
3 38 (47.50%) Software Engineering
4 37 (46.25%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (41.25%) JavaScript
6 32 (40.00%) Degree
7 27 (33.75%) OO
7 27 (33.75%) HTTP
8 26 (32.50%) Internet
8 26 (32.50%) Mac OS
9 25 (31.25%) Java
9 25 (31.25%) DVB
10 24 (30.00%) DRM
10 24 (30.00%) Web Application Development
11 22 (27.50%) Apple iOS
11 22 (27.50%) Objective-C
12 21 (26.25%) IPTV
12 21 (26.25%) DTV
12 21 (26.25%) OOD
12 21 (26.25%) JIRA
13 20 (25.00%) Perforce
14 19 (23.75%) Apple
14 19 (23.75%) HTML
15 18 (22.50%) OOP
15 18 (22.50%) Android
15 18 (22.50%) iPhone
16 17 (21.25%) Continuous Integration
17 16 (20.00%) Multimedia
17 16 (20.00%) Cryptography
17 16 (20.00%) Mac OS X

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 8 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (1.25%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (33.75%) HTTP
2 26 (32.50%) Internet
3 25 (31.25%) DVB
4 5 (6.25%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.50%) SSL
6 1 (1.25%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.75%) Data Mining
1 11 (13.75%) Big Data
2 2 (2.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.25%) VoltDB
3 1 (1.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (26.25%) JIRA
2 3 (3.75%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.50%) JUnit
3 2 (2.50%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.25%) Fiddler
4 1 (1.25%) TestLink
General
1 16 (20.00%) Multimedia
2 11 (13.75%) Marketing
2 11 (13.75%) Advertising
3 3 (3.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (23.75%) Developer
2 17 (21.25%) Software Engineer
3 16 (20.00%) Team Leader
4 9 (11.25%) Analyst
4 9 (11.25%) Test Analyst
5 8 (10.00%) Architect
5 8 (10.00%) Desktop Team Leader
6 7 (8.75%) Software Developer
6 7 (8.75%) C++ Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Test Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Software Architect
7 4 (5.00%) Multimedia Developer
7 4 (5.00%) AWS Developer
8 3 (3.75%) C Developer
8 3 (3.75%) iOS Developer
8 3 (3.75%) C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (2.50%) ScrumMaster
9 2 (2.50%) Head of Development
9 2 (2.50%) Head of Software Development
9 2 (2.50%) Head of Software Engineering
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (23.75%) HTML
2 8 (10.00%) OpenGL
2 8 (10.00%) GStreamer
2 8 (10.00%) WebKit
3 5 (6.25%) iOS SDK
3 5 (6.25%) Web Services
4 4 (5.00%) POSIX
4 4 (5.00%) Pthreads
5 2 (2.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (2.50%) PCRE
6 1 (1.25%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.25%) DTV
1 21 (26.25%) IPTV
2 18 (22.50%) iPhone
3 16 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 16 (20.00%) Cryptography
3 16 (20.00%) iPad
4 12 (15.00%) Digital Media
4 12 (15.00%) Over-the-Top Content
4 12 (15.00%) Streaming Video
5 10 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (10.00%) Mobile App
6 8 (10.00%) Video on Demand
7 6 (7.50%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.50%) Data Integration
9 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 43 (53.75%) Windows
2 26 (32.50%) Mac OS
3 22 (27.50%) Apple iOS
4 18 (22.50%) Android
5 16 (20.00%) Mac OS X
6 11 (13.75%) Linux
7 9 (11.25%) UNIX
8 2 (2.50%) CentOS
9 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (47.50%) Software Engineering
2 37 (46.25%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (33.75%) OO
4 24 (30.00%) DRM
4 24 (30.00%) Web Application Development
5 21 (26.25%) OOD
6 18 (22.50%) OOP
7 17 (21.25%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (18.75%) Cyber Security
9 14 (17.50%) iOS Development
10 12 (15.00%) Mentoring
10 12 (15.00%) Coaching
11 11 (13.75%) Mobile Marketing
11 11 (13.75%) UML
11 11 (13.75%) E-Commerce
12 10 (12.50%) Android Development
12 10 (12.50%) Manual Testing
13 8 (10.00%) Change Management
13 8 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
14 7 (8.75%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 61 (76.25%) C
2 33 (41.25%) JavaScript
3 25 (31.25%) Java
4 22 (27.50%) Objective-C
5 7 (8.75%) Embedded C
6 3 (3.75%) Embedded C++
6 3 (3.75%) Perl
6 3 (3.75%) Python
7 2 (2.50%) Korn
7 2 (2.50%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.50%) SQL
8 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 32 (40.00%) Degree
2 6 (7.50%) ISEB
Vendors
1 20 (25.00%) Perforce
2 19 (23.75%) Apple
3 9 (11.25%) Google
4 2 (2.50%) Red Hat
Cwmbran, Gwent
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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