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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 8 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing C++ 14 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 21.21% 32.26% 23.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.43% 35.71% 27.91%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 12
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,800 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £42,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
46 56 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 69.70% 90.32% 84.31%
Number of salaries quoted 46 54 43
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,400 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 14 £35,000 +2.94%
C++
South Wales

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 30 (57.69%) C
1 30 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (50.00%) Java
3 23 (44.23%) JavaScript
4 22 (42.31%) DTV
5 21 (40.38%) OO
6 20 (38.46%) Degree
7 19 (36.54%) Software Engineering
8 18 (34.62%) Cyber Security
9 17 (32.69%) Windows
10 16 (30.77%) PlayReady
11 15 (28.85%) Android
11 15 (28.85%) OOD
11 15 (28.85%) IPTV
12 14 (26.92%) Objective-C
12 14 (26.92%) Apple iOS
13 13 (25.00%) Multimedia
13 13 (25.00%) Apple
13 13 (25.00%) UML
14 12 (23.08%) Internet
14 12 (23.08%) DVB
14 12 (23.08%) DRM
14 12 (23.08%) HTTP
14 12 (23.08%) Web Application Development
14 12 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (21.15%) Android Development
15 11 (21.15%) ISEB
16 10 (19.23%) Regression Testing
16 10 (19.23%) iOS Development
17 9 (17.31%) iPhone

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 1 (1.92%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.46%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.08%) HTTP
1 12 (23.08%) Internet
1 12 (23.08%) DVB
2 2 (3.85%) LAN
3 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) Data Mining
1 7 (13.46%) Big Data
2 5 (9.62%) VoltDB
2 5 (9.62%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.92%) MySQL
3 1 (1.92%) Informix
Development Applications
1 9 (17.31%) JIRA
2 3 (5.77%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.92%) Zephyr
3 1 (1.92%) JUnit
General
1 13 (25.00%) Multimedia
2 9 (17.31%) Telecoms
3 8 (15.38%) Advertising
3 8 (15.38%) Marketing
4 1 (1.92%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (32.69%) Developer
2 8 (15.38%) Team Leader
3 7 (13.46%) Software Engineer
3 7 (13.46%) Test Engineer
3 7 (13.46%) Automation Engineer
3 7 (13.46%) Test Automation Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) Android Developer
5 4 (7.69%) AWS Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Software Architect
5 4 (7.69%) Architect
5 4 (7.69%) Desktop Team Leader
6 3 (5.77%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.77%) C++ Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Test Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) ScrumMaster
7 2 (3.85%) C++ Software Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Database Developer
8 1 (1.92%) QA Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (30.77%) PlayReady
2 8 (15.38%) HTML
3 5 (9.62%) iOS SDK
4 4 (7.69%) Android SDK
4 4 (7.69%) Widevine
4 4 (7.69%) OpenGL
4 4 (7.69%) GStreamer
5 2 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (42.31%) DTV
2 15 (28.85%) IPTV
3 9 (17.31%) iPhone
4 8 (15.38%) iPad
4 8 (15.38%) Cryptography
4 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (7.69%) Mobile App
5 4 (7.69%) Computer Science
5 4 (7.69%) Streaming Video
6 2 (3.85%) User Experience
7 1 (1.92%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.69%) Windows
2 15 (28.85%) Android
3 14 (26.92%) Apple iOS
4 9 (17.31%) Linux
5 8 (15.38%) Mac OS X
5 8 (15.38%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (40.38%) OO
3 19 (36.54%) Software Engineering
4 18 (34.62%) Cyber Security
5 15 (28.85%) OOD
6 13 (25.00%) UML
7 12 (23.08%) DRM
7 12 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (23.08%) Web Application Development
8 11 (21.15%) Android Development
9 10 (19.23%) iOS Development
9 10 (19.23%) Regression Testing
10 8 (15.38%) E-Commerce
10 8 (15.38%) Bug Management
10 8 (15.38%) Mobile Marketing
10 8 (15.38%) Test Automation
10 8 (15.38%) Test Management
11 6 (11.54%) Configuration Management
11 6 (11.54%) OOP
12 5 (9.62%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 30 (57.69%) C
2 26 (50.00%) Java
3 23 (44.23%) JavaScript
4 14 (26.92%) Objective-C
5 7 (13.46%) Perl
6 5 (9.62%) SQL
6 5 (9.62%) Python
6 5 (9.62%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.85%) Ruby
7 2 (3.85%) Korn
7 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.92%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 20 (38.46%) Degree
2 11 (21.15%) ISEB
3 2 (3.85%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (25.00%) Apple
2 8 (15.38%) Perforce