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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 3 8 15
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Permanent jobs citing C++ 39 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 30.23% 23.53% 2.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.56% 25.53% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 39 12 1
Average salary £43,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.30% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
82 47 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 63.57% 92.16% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 82 46 38
Average salary £42,000 £32,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 2 June 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 2 June 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 +5 39 £43,000 +32.30% 1
C++
South Wales

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 42 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (46.25%) Windows
4 35 (43.75%) Software Engineering
4 35 (43.75%) Degree
5 34 (42.50%) JavaScript
6 32 (40.00%) PlayReady
7 31 (38.75%) Java
7 31 (38.75%) OO
8 25 (31.25%) DTV
8 25 (31.25%) DVB
9 24 (30.00%) Internet
9 24 (30.00%) DRM
9 24 (30.00%) HTTP
9 24 (30.00%) Web Application Development
10 23 (28.75%) Apple iOS
10 23 (28.75%) Objective-C
11 22 (27.50%) OOD
12 21 (26.25%) JIRA
12 21 (26.25%) Mac OS
13 20 (25.00%) Android
13 20 (25.00%) IPTV
13 20 (25.00%) Perforce
13 20 (25.00%) Apple
14 19 (23.75%) Computer Science
15 18 (22.50%) iPhone
16 17 (21.25%) Continuous Integration
16 17 (21.25%) Cyber Security
16 17 (21.25%) HTML
17 16 (20.00%) Mac OS X

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 7 (8.75%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (31.25%) DVB
2 24 (30.00%) Internet
2 24 (30.00%) HTTP
3 2 (2.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.25%) Big Data
1 13 (16.25%) Data Mining
2 5 (6.25%) NoSQL
2 5 (6.25%) VoltDB
3 2 (2.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.25%) MySQL
4 1 (1.25%) Informix
Development Applications
1 21 (26.25%) JIRA
2 2 (2.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.50%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.50%) JUnit
3 1 (1.25%) Zephyr
General
1 16 (20.00%) Multimedia
2 14 (17.50%) Advertising
2 14 (17.50%) Marketing
3 7 (8.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (26.25%) Developer
2 16 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 15 (18.75%) Software Engineer
4 8 (10.00%) Desktop Team Leader
4 8 (10.00%) Architect
5 7 (8.75%) Software Developer
5 7 (8.75%) Analyst
5 7 (8.75%) Test Analyst
6 6 (7.50%) C++ Developer
6 6 (7.50%) Test Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) Automation Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) Test Automation Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) AWS Developer
8 4 (5.00%) Software Architect
8 4 (5.00%) Multimedia Developer
9 3 (3.75%) Android Developer
10 2 (2.50%) Database Developer
10 2 (2.50%) ScrumMaster
10 2 (2.50%) C Developer
11 1 (1.25%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (40.00%) PlayReady
2 17 (21.25%) HTML
3 8 (10.00%) WebKit
3 8 (10.00%) GStreamer
3 8 (10.00%) OpenGL
3 8 (10.00%) Widevine
4 6 (7.50%) iOS SDK
5 5 (6.25%) Web Services
6 2 (2.50%) PCRE
6 2 (2.50%) Android SDK
6 2 (2.50%) Pthreads
6 2 (2.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (2.50%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 25 (31.25%) DTV
2 20 (25.00%) IPTV
3 19 (23.75%) Computer Science
4 18 (22.50%) iPhone
5 16 (20.00%) Cryptography
5 16 (20.00%) iPad
6 12 (15.00%) Streaming Video
6 12 (15.00%) Over-the-Top Content
7 11 (13.75%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (11.25%) Digital Media
9 8 (10.00%) Mobile App
9 8 (10.00%) Video on Demand
10 4 (5.00%) Algorithms
11 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
11 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (46.25%) Windows
2 23 (28.75%) Apple iOS
3 21 (26.25%) Mac OS
4 20 (25.00%) Android
5 16 (20.00%) Mac OS X
6 12 (15.00%) Linux
7 7 (8.75%) UNIX
8 1 (1.25%) CentOS
8 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (43.75%) Software Engineering
3 31 (38.75%) OO
4 24 (30.00%) DRM
4 24 (30.00%) Web Application Development
5 22 (27.50%) OOD
6 17 (21.25%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (21.25%) Cyber Security
7 15 (18.75%) iOS Development
7 15 (18.75%) UML
7 15 (18.75%) OOP
8 14 (17.50%) E-Commerce
8 14 (17.50%) Mobile Marketing
9 12 (15.00%) Android Development
9 12 (15.00%) Mentoring
9 12 (15.00%) Coaching
10 9 (11.25%) Regression Testing
11 8 (10.00%) Bug Management
11 8 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
11 8 (10.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (76.25%) C
2 34 (42.50%) JavaScript
3 31 (38.75%) Java
4 23 (28.75%) Objective-C
5 6 (7.50%) Perl
5 6 (7.50%) SQL
5 6 (7.50%) Python
5 6 (7.50%) Embedded C
6 5 (6.25%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.50%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.25%) Korn
8 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 35 (43.75%) Degree
2 10 (12.50%) ISEB
3 1 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (25.00%) Perforce
1 20 (25.00%) Apple
2 7 (8.75%) Google
3 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
Cwmbran, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 5 days ago