The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Developer
Rank 79 88 71
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 24 15 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.88% 1.10% 2.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% 1.14% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 24
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -11.40%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
C++ Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1236 1314 1130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.94% 96.55% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1017 1173 1035
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ Developer in the job title across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

C++ Developer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

C++ Developer Salary Trend in Wales

C++ Developer
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. 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
South Wales +21 24 £35,000 +6.06% 2
C++ Developer
UK

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited C++ Developer in their job title 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 with C++ Developer in their job title.

1 34 (100.00%) C++
2 19 (55.88%) OOP
3 16 (47.06%) Web Services
4 13 (38.24%) STL
4 13 (38.24%) Java
4 13 (38.24%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 12 (35.29%) C
6 11 (32.35%) Degree
7 10 (29.41%) Mac OS
7 10 (29.41%) Windows
7 10 (29.41%) OOD
8 9 (26.47%) C#
8 9 (26.47%) Qt
8 9 (26.47%) Digital Media
8 9 (26.47%) Computer Science
9 8 (23.53%) SQL
10 7 (20.59%) UNIX
10 7 (20.59%) UML
10 7 (20.59%) IPTV
10 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
10 7 (20.59%) Multimedia
10 7 (20.59%) DTV
10 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (17.65%) VC++
11 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
11 6 (17.65%) PowerBuilder
11 6 (17.65%) XML
12 5 (14.71%) Configuration Management
13 4 (11.76%) Scrum
13 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development

C++ Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited C++ Developer in their job title 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 with C++ Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) DB2
3 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) PowerBuilder
2 2 (5.88%) ClearQuest
2 2 (5.88%) ClearCase
General
1 7 (20.59%) Multimedia
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) Billing
4 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (47.06%) Web Services
2 13 (38.24%) STL
2 13 (38.24%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 9 (26.47%) Qt
4 6 (17.65%) XML
5 2 (5.88%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Digital Media
1 9 (26.47%) Computer Science
2 7 (20.59%) IPTV
2 7 (20.59%) DTV
2 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.76%) Mathematics
3 4 (11.76%) Physics
3 4 (11.76%) GIS
4 3 (8.82%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Mac OS
1 10 (29.41%) Windows
2 7 (20.59%) UNIX
3 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) OOP
2 10 (29.41%) OOD
3 7 (20.59%) UML
3 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
4 5 (14.71%) Configuration Management
5 4 (11.76%) Scrum
5 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.76%) TDD
5 4 (11.76%) Cartography
5 4 (11.76%) Change Management
6 2 (5.88%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.88%) OO
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) C++
2 13 (38.24%) Java
3 12 (35.29%) C
4 9 (26.47%) C#
5 8 (23.53%) SQL
6 6 (17.65%) VC++
7 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
8 3 (8.82%) Embedded C++
9 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) Sybase
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Posted: 10 days ago
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