The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 89 91 84
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 14 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.08% 1.46% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 1.48% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 11
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C++ Software Engineer
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
1276 1354 1041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 98.08% 98.62% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1096 1161 889
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £52,150 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

C++ Software Engineer Salary Trend in Wales

C++ Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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 14 £38,500 -9.41% 3
C++ Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited C++ Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 28 (100.00%) C++
1 28 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (64.29%) Linux
3 13 (46.43%) SQL
4 12 (42.86%) Oracle
4 12 (42.86%) Unix
4 12 (42.86%) Windows
5 11 (39.29%) Java
5 11 (39.29%) Computer Science
6 10 (35.71%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 9 (32.14%) SDLC
7 9 (32.14%) C
8 7 (25.00%) Apache
9 6 (21.43%) .NET
9 6 (21.43%) Degree
10 5 (17.86%) PaaS
10 5 (17.86%) REST
10 5 (17.86%) Big Data
10 5 (17.86%) Mobile Marketing
10 5 (17.86%) MySQL
10 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
10 5 (17.86%) PHP
10 5 (17.86%) C#
10 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
10 5 (17.86%) Sybase
10 5 (17.86%) SOAP
10 5 (17.86%) STL
10 5 (17.86%) Web Services
10 5 (17.86%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited C++ Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (25.00%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) Internet
2 3 (10.71%) HTTP
2 3 (10.71%) SSL
2 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) Big Data
1 5 (17.86%) Data Mining
1 5 (17.86%) MySQL
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (17.86%) Advertising
1 5 (17.86%) Marketing
1 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 6 (21.43%) .NET
3 5 (17.86%) REST
3 5 (17.86%) SOAP
3 5 (17.86%) STL
3 5 (17.86%) Web Services
3 5 (17.86%) WSDL
3 5 (17.86%) XML
4 3 (10.71%) HTML
5 1 (3.57%) DirectX
5 1 (3.57%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Linux
2 12 (42.86%) Unix
2 12 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (32.14%) SDLC
4 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
4 5 (17.86%) ETL
4 5 (17.86%) Mobile Marketing
4 5 (17.86%) MVC
4 5 (17.86%) OO
4 5 (17.86%) Software Testing
5 3 (10.71%) Web Development
6 1 (3.57%) UML
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C++
2 13 (46.43%) SQL
3 11 (39.29%) Java
4 9 (32.14%) C
5 5 (17.86%) C#
5 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
5 5 (17.86%) PHP
6 1 (3.57%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Oracle
2 5 (17.86%) Sybase
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