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 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++ Developer
Rank 92 91 79
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 8 3 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.58% 0.25% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.26% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 19
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
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
1320 1164 1225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.38% 96.36% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1123 974 1097
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 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
South Wales +1 8 £35,000 -4.10%
C++ Developer
UK

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 22 (100.00%) C++
2 17 (77.27%) C
3 16 (72.73%) OOP
4 12 (54.55%) Software Engineering
5 10 (45.45%) Web Services
6 9 (40.91%) Windows
6 9 (40.91%) C#
6 9 (40.91%) STL
6 9 (40.91%) Java
6 9 (40.91%) Qt
6 9 (40.91%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 8 (36.36%) OOD
8 7 (31.82%) Mac OS
8 7 (31.82%) Multimedia
8 7 (31.82%) Degree
9 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
10 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
11 4 (18.18%) DTV
11 4 (18.18%) Embedded C++
11 4 (18.18%) Apple
11 4 (18.18%) Change Management
11 4 (18.18%) Over-the-Top Content
12 3 (13.64%) Digital Media
12 3 (13.64%) Embedded C
13 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
13 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
13 2 (9.09%) OO
13 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
14 1 (4.55%) Performance Management

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) Subversion
2 1 (4.55%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 7 (31.82%) Multimedia
2 1 (4.55%) Electronics
2 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.55%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) Web Services
2 9 (40.91%) Qt
2 9 (40.91%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 9 (40.91%) STL
3 1 (4.55%) POCO
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (18.18%) Over-the-Top Content
3 4 (18.18%) DTV
4 3 (13.64%) Digital Media
5 1 (4.55%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Mac OS
3 1 (4.55%) UNIX
3 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) OOP
2 12 (54.55%) Software Engineering
3 8 (36.36%) OOD
4 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
5 4 (18.18%) Change Management
6 2 (9.09%) OO
7 1 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
7 1 (4.55%) Cyber Security
7 1 (4.55%) Automation Testing
7 1 (4.55%) UML
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C++
2 17 (77.27%) C
3 9 (40.91%) C#
3 9 (40.91%) Java
4 4 (18.18%) Embedded C++
5 3 (13.64%) Embedded C
6 1 (4.55%) PHP
6 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Apple
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Sybase
3 1 (4.55%) Green Hills