The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wales region that had C++ Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 93 92 99
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 6 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.46% 0.90% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.93% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 5
Median salary £42,500 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,300 £42,500 £41,500
UK excluding London median 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
1269 1400 1311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.77% 97.43% 97.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1081 1154 1124
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region that featured C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer across the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

C++ Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Wales

C++ Software Engineer
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +2 5 £41,000 +13.88%
Mid Wales - 1 £42,500 -
C++ Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, C++ Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region featuring C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 28 (100.00%) C++
2 26 (92.86%) Software Engineering
3 18 (64.29%) Linux
4 17 (60.71%) Unix
4 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (57.14%) C
6 12 (42.86%) Apache
7 11 (39.29%) Computer Science
7 11 (39.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 10 (35.71%) PaaS
8 10 (35.71%) Marketing
8 10 (35.71%) Big Data
8 10 (35.71%) Mobile Marketing
8 10 (35.71%) E-Commerce
8 10 (35.71%) Data Mining
8 10 (35.71%) SQL
8 10 (35.71%) Telecoms
8 10 (35.71%) Advertising
9 8 (28.57%) SDLC
9 8 (28.57%) OO
10 6 (21.43%) Degree
10 6 (21.43%) Oracle
11 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
11 5 (17.86%) Sybase
11 5 (17.86%) SOAP
11 5 (17.86%) Windows
11 5 (17.86%) Web Services
11 5 (17.86%) XML
11 5 (17.86%) MySQL
11 5 (17.86%) Java

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (42.86%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (35.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Internet
2 2 (7.14%) HTTP
2 2 (7.14%) SSL
2 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) Big Data
1 10 (35.71%) Data Mining
2 5 (17.86%) MySQL
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (35.71%) Advertising
1 10 (35.71%) Marketing
1 10 (35.71%) Telecoms
2 4 (14.29%) Multimedia
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 5 (17.86%) REST
2 5 (17.86%) SOAP
2 5 (17.86%) Web Services
2 5 (17.86%) WSDL
2 5 (17.86%) XML
3 2 (7.14%) HTML
4 1 (3.57%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.29%) DTV
2 4 (14.29%) IPTV
3 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.71%) Digital Media
4 2 (7.14%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.57%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Linux
2 17 (60.71%) Unix
3 5 (17.86%) Windows
4 4 (14.29%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (92.86%) Software Engineering
2 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (35.71%) E-Commerce
3 10 (35.71%) Mobile Marketing
4 8 (28.57%) OO
4 8 (28.57%) SDLC
5 5 (17.86%) ETL
6 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 4 (14.29%) OOD
6 4 (14.29%) OOP
7 3 (10.71%) UML
8 2 (7.14%) Web Development
9 1 (3.57%) Change Management
9 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.57%) Human Factors
9 1 (3.57%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C++
2 16 (57.14%) C
3 10 (35.71%) SQL
4 5 (17.86%) Java
4 5 (17.86%) PHP
5 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle
2 5 (17.86%) Sybase