The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 22 64 20
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -44
Permanent jobs citing C++ 91 43 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 7.09% 3.38% 9.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.28% 5.46% 15.71%
Number of salaries quoted 76 38 93
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £29,800 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,800 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
C++
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
685 788 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 53.35% 62.00% 60.95%
Number of salaries quoted 612 713 599
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

C++
Salary Trend in Wales

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

C++ Salary Trend in Wales

C++
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Wales

C++
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++ within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 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 +39 79 £35,000 - 11
Mid Wales - 5 - - 4
North Wales - 4 - - 1
C++
UK

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing C++ also 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 that cited C++.

1 93 (47.45%) C
2 76 (38.78%) Software Engineering
3 69 (35.20%) Java
4 56 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 50 (25.51%) Degree
6 48 (24.49%) Windows
7 45 (22.96%) Agile Software Development
8 42 (21.43%) OOP
9 41 (20.92%) SQL
10 35 (17.86%) Mac OS
11 32 (16.33%) C#
12 31 (15.82%) UML
13 30 (15.31%) Scrum
14 29 (14.80%) Python
14 29 (14.80%) Multimedia
14 29 (14.80%) IPTV
15 28 (14.29%) Linux
15 28 (14.29%) OOD
15 28 (14.29%) DTV
16 26 (13.27%) Ruby
17 25 (12.76%) TDD
18 24 (12.24%) PHP
18 24 (12.24%) UNIX
19 23 (11.73%) JavaScript
20 22 (11.22%) Web Services
20 22 (11.22%) Unit Testing
21 21 (10.71%) HTTP
21 21 (10.71%) Digital Media
22 19 (9.69%) HTML
22 19 (9.69%) BDD

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing C++ also 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 that cited C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (4.08%) Confluence
2 4 (2.04%) SAS
3 3 (1.53%) Apache
4 1 (0.51%) JBoss
4 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.51%) GlassFish
Applications
1 15 (7.65%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.04%) SPSS
2 4 (2.04%) EViews
3 1 (0.51%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.06%) SaaS
2 3 (1.53%) PaaS
2 3 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.02%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (10.71%) HTTP
2 15 (7.65%) TCP/IP
3 10 (5.10%) Wireshark
4 3 (1.53%) tcpdump
4 3 (1.53%) RFID
5 2 (1.02%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (1.02%) SSL
5 2 (1.02%) Internet
6 1 (0.51%) DVB
6 1 (0.51%) GSM
6 1 (0.51%) Wireless
6 1 (0.51%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.63%) Relational Database
2 10 (5.10%) MySQL
3 5 (2.55%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.55%) RDBMS
3 5 (2.55%) Big Data
4 3 (1.53%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.02%) Riak
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.51%) DB2
6 1 (0.51%) Informix
Development Applications
1 12 (6.12%) Jenkins
2 11 (5.61%) Visual Studio
3 9 (4.59%) JIRA
4 7 (3.57%) TestLink
4 7 (3.57%) Fiddler
5 5 (2.55%) PowerBuilder
6 4 (2.04%) JUnit
7 3 (1.53%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.53%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.53%) WiX
7 3 (1.53%) MSI
7 3 (1.53%) Xcode
8 1 (0.51%) Selenium
8 1 (0.51%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.51%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.51%) Mocha
8 1 (0.51%) PhantomJS
8 1 (0.51%) Zephyr
General
1 29 (14.80%) Multimedia
2 17 (8.67%) Finance
3 15 (7.65%) Aerospace
4 12 (6.12%) Electronics
5 3 (1.53%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.53%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.53%) Advertising
5 3 (1.53%) Marketing
6 2 (1.02%) Retail
7 1 (0.51%) Games
7 1 (0.51%) Military
7 1 (0.51%) Banking
7 1 (0.51%) Billing
7 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 91 (46.43%) Developer
2 58 (29.59%) Software Engineer
3 50 (25.51%) Software Developer
4 36 (18.37%) C++ Developer
5 24 (12.24%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 20 (10.20%) Senior Software Engineer
6 20 (10.20%) C++ Software Developer
7 18 (9.18%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 16 (8.16%) Analyst
9 15 (7.65%) Senior Developer
10 14 (7.14%) C Developer
11 13 (6.63%) Test Engineer
12 12 (6.12%) C++ Software Engineer
12 12 (6.12%) C Software Engineer
13 11 (5.61%) Graduate
14 10 (5.10%) Test Analyst
14 10 (5.10%) Senior Software Developer
14 10 (5.10%) Graduate Developer
15 9 (4.59%) Java Developer
16 8 (4.08%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (11.22%) Web Services
2 19 (9.69%) HTML
3 16 (8.16%) .NET
3 16 (8.16%) STL
3 16 (8.16%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 15 (7.65%) Qt
5 11 (5.61%) XML
6 9 (4.59%) J2EE
6 9 (4.59%) Spring
7 7 (3.57%) WPF
8 6 (3.06%) ASP.NET
9 5 (2.55%) CSS
9 5 (2.55%) Ruby on Rails
9 5 (2.55%) iOS SDK
10 3 (1.53%) JSON
10 3 (1.53%) MFC
10 3 (1.53%) Ajax
11 2 (1.02%) POSIX
11 2 (1.02%) OpenGL
11 2 (1.02%) Pthreads
Miscellaneous
1 56 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 29 (14.80%) IPTV
3 28 (14.29%) DTV
4 21 (10.71%) Digital Media
5 16 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (5.10%) GIS
7 8 (4.08%) Algorithms
8 7 (3.57%) Mathematics
9 5 (2.55%) Grid Computing
10 4 (2.04%) Economics
10 4 (2.04%) Physics
10 4 (2.04%) Data Structures
11 3 (1.53%) Graphic Design
11 3 (1.53%) Web 2.0
11 3 (1.53%) Client/Server
12 2 (1.02%) N-Tier
12 2 (1.02%) Management Information System
12 2 (1.02%) Credit Risk
12 2 (1.02%) Data Integration
12 2 (1.02%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 48 (24.49%) Windows
2 35 (17.86%) Mac OS
3 28 (14.29%) Linux
4 24 (12.24%) UNIX
5 12 (6.12%) Apple iOS
6 9 (4.59%) Android
7 8 (4.08%) CentOS
8 4 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.51%) OS/2
9 1 (0.51%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (38.78%) Software Engineering
2 45 (22.96%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (21.43%) OOP
4 31 (15.82%) UML
5 30 (15.31%) Scrum
6 28 (14.29%) OOD
7 25 (12.76%) TDD
8 22 (11.22%) Unit Testing
9 19 (9.69%) BDD
10 15 (7.65%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (7.65%) OO
11 13 (6.63%) Regression Testing
11 13 (6.63%) Manual Testing
11 13 (6.63%) System Testing
12 12 (6.12%) Integration Testing
13 11 (5.61%) Configuration Management
14 10 (5.10%) Product Management
14 10 (5.10%) Cyber Security
15 9 (4.59%) Bug Management
16 8 (4.08%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 93 (47.45%) C
2 69 (35.20%) Java
3 41 (20.92%) SQL
4 32 (16.33%) C#
5 29 (14.80%) Python
6 26 (13.27%) Ruby
7 24 (12.24%) PHP
8 23 (11.73%) JavaScript
9 15 (7.65%) Perl
9 15 (7.65%) Embedded C
10 13 (6.63%) Bash Shell
11 12 (6.12%) Korn
12 11 (5.61%) Objective-C
13 10 (5.10%) Embedded C++
14 9 (4.59%) Erlang
15 5 (2.55%) VC++
16 4 (2.04%) MATLAB
16 4 (2.04%) R
17 3 (1.53%) VBA
18 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 50 (25.51%) Degree
2 3 (1.53%) ISEB
3 1 (0.51%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.51%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.65%) IEC 61508
2 12 (6.12%) QA
3 3 (1.53%) GAMP
4 1 (0.51%) Basel II
System Software
1 3 (1.53%) Firmware
1 3 (1.53%) Snort
Vendors
1 18 (9.18%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.12%) Red Hat
3 8 (4.08%) Google
4 5 (2.55%) TOWER Software
5 4 (2.04%) Oracle
6 3 (1.53%) Perforce
7 1 (0.51%) Apple
7 1 (0.51%) Sony
7 1 (0.51%) Sybase
7 1 (0.51%) EMC
South Wales
Connectus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
IntaPeople
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Powys
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: c.£35K + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newtown, Powys
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: DoE
Posted: 6 days ago
Newtown, Powys
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: DoE
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Nightingale EOS Ltd
Posted: 19 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Online Resourcing
Salary: Substantial, sector-leading rewards package
Posted: 23 days ago
Wales
Adderley Featherstone
Posted: 23 days ago
Powys
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago