The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Software 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++ Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Software Developer
Rank 90 110 70
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 10 1 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.78% 0.074% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.078% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 20
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
C++ Software 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
1242 1276 1048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.65% 94.94% 97.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1055 1146 968
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

C++ Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

C++ Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

C++ Software Developer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

C++ Software Developer Salary Trend in Wales

C++ Software 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++ Software Developer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 17 December 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 +16 10 £35,000 -12.50%
C++ Software Developer
UK

C++ Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited C++ Software 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++ Software Developer in their job title.

1 21 (100.00%) C++
2 16 (76.19%) OOP
3 14 (66.67%) STL
3 14 (66.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 10 (47.62%) C
4 10 (47.62%) C#
4 10 (47.62%) Java
4 10 (47.62%) Web Services
4 10 (47.62%) Qt
4 10 (47.62%) Digital Media
5 8 (38.10%) Degree
5 8 (38.10%) Computer Science
6 6 (28.57%) Windows
6 6 (28.57%) OOD
6 6 (28.57%) DTV
6 6 (28.57%) IPTV
6 6 (28.57%) Mac OS
6 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (23.81%) VC++
8 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
8 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
8 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
8 4 (19.05%) GIS
8 4 (19.05%) Change Management
8 4 (19.05%) Scrum
8 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (19.05%) TDD
8 4 (19.05%) Multimedia
8 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
8 4 (19.05%) Mathematics

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited C++ Software 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++ Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (19.05%) Multimedia
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) STL
1 14 (66.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 10 (47.62%) Web Services
2 10 (47.62%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Digital Media
2 8 (38.10%) Computer Science
3 6 (28.57%) IPTV
3 6 (28.57%) DTV
3 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (19.05%) GIS
4 4 (19.05%) Mathematics
4 4 (19.05%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Mac OS
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) OOP
2 6 (28.57%) OOD
3 4 (19.05%) Change Management
3 4 (19.05%) Scrum
3 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (19.05%) TDD
3 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
3 4 (19.05%) Cartography
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C++
2 10 (47.62%) C
2 10 (47.62%) C#
2 10 (47.62%) Java
3 5 (23.81%) VC++
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle