The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 29 15 31
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +16
Permanent jobs citing C++ 90 128 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 6.71% 9.98% 6.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.06% 18.55% 11.64%
Number of salaries quoted 63 120 53
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
640 690 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 47.69% 53.82% 52.92%
Number of salaries quoted 572 628 470
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C++
UK

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -17 73 £32,500 -13.33% 9
Mid Wales +1 16 £40,000 -17.94% 5
C++
UK

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 88 (57.14%) Java
2 82 (53.25%) Software Engineering
3 55 (35.71%) C
4 51 (33.12%) JavaScript
5 45 (29.22%) HTML
6 42 (27.27%) SQL
7 40 (25.97%) UML
8 39 (25.32%) Degree
9 38 (24.68%) OO
10 37 (24.03%) .NET
10 37 (24.03%) Agile Software Development
11 33 (21.43%) Computer Science
12 32 (20.78%) CSS
13 28 (18.18%) C#
13 28 (18.18%) OOD
14 26 (16.88%) Scrum
15 25 (16.23%) Multimedia
16 24 (15.58%) Android
16 24 (15.58%) Linux
17 22 (14.29%) HTML5
18 21 (13.64%) Windows
18 21 (13.64%) OOP
19 17 (11.04%) CSS3
20 16 (10.39%) Web Services
21 15 (9.74%) PHP
21 15 (9.74%) Requirements Analysis
22 14 (9.09%) UNIX
22 14 (9.09%) Objective-C
22 14 (9.09%) Aerospace
23 13 (8.44%) Integration Testing

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 2 (1.30%) Node.js
2 1 (0.65%) CMS
2 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.65%) Documentum
2 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.65%) IIS
2 1 (0.65%) Umbraco
2 1 (0.65%) Captiva
2 1 (0.65%) Confluence
2 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.65%) Simulink
2 1 (0.65%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.95%) SaaS
1 3 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.84%) HTTP
2 5 (3.25%) Ethernet
3 4 (2.60%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.95%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.49%) Relational Database
2 7 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.95%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.30%) Riak
4 2 (1.30%) MySQL
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.65%) MS Access
5 1 (0.65%) DB2
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (5.19%) PowerBuilder
2 6 (3.90%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.90%) Xcode
3 4 (2.60%) Ant
3 4 (2.60%) ClearQuest
4 3 (1.95%) ClearCase
4 3 (1.95%) JUnit
4 3 (1.95%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (1.95%) Hudson
4 3 (1.95%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.30%) JIRA
5 2 (1.30%) Subversion
6 1 (0.65%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.65%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.65%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.65%) Selenium
6 1 (0.65%) Fiddler
6 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.65%) Grunt
General
1 25 (16.23%) Multimedia
2 14 (9.09%) Aerospace
3 10 (6.49%) Electronics
4 7 (4.55%) Finance
5 5 (3.25%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.25%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.95%) Advertising
6 3 (1.95%) Billing
7 1 (0.65%) Games
Job Titles
1 83 (53.90%) Developer
2 64 (41.56%) Software Engineer
3 33 (21.43%) Software Developer
4 20 (12.99%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 19 (12.34%) C++ Developer
6 16 (10.39%) Senior Software Engineer
7 13 (8.44%) Graduate
7 13 (8.44%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 10 (6.49%) Graduate Developer
9 9 (5.84%) Test Engineer
9 9 (5.84%) C++ Software Engineer
10 7 (4.55%) Android Developer
11 5 (3.25%) Junior
11 5 (3.25%) C++ Software Developer
12 4 (2.60%) JavaScript Developer
12 4 (2.60%) C Software Engineer
12 4 (2.60%) Java Developer
12 4 (2.60%) Senior Developer
12 4 (2.60%) Programmer
12 4 (2.60%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (29.22%) HTML
2 37 (24.03%) .NET
3 32 (20.78%) CSS
4 22 (14.29%) HTML5
5 17 (11.04%) CSS3
6 16 (10.39%) Web Services
7 11 (7.14%) XML
8 6 (3.90%) iOS SDK
8 6 (3.90%) Qt
8 6 (3.90%) jQuery
8 6 (3.90%) ASP.NET
8 6 (3.90%) SVG
9 5 (3.25%) WPF
9 5 (3.25%) Android SDK
10 4 (2.60%) Ext JS
10 4 (2.60%) Spring
10 4 (2.60%) J2EE
10 4 (2.60%) Hibernate
11 3 (1.95%) Ajax
11 3 (1.95%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 33 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 10 (6.49%) Mathematics
2 10 (6.49%) DTV
3 9 (5.84%) IPTV
4 7 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
5 6 (3.90%) iPhone
6 5 (3.25%) GIS
6 5 (3.25%) N-Tier
6 5 (3.25%) Physics
6 5 (3.25%) Arduino
7 3 (1.95%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.30%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.30%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.65%) Interactive TV
9 1 (0.65%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (15.58%) Android
1 24 (15.58%) Linux
2 21 (13.64%) Windows
3 14 (9.09%) UNIX
4 13 (8.44%) Apple iOS
4 13 (8.44%) Mac OS
5 3 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.65%) OS/2
6 1 (0.65%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (53.25%) Software Engineering
2 40 (25.97%) UML
3 38 (24.68%) OO
4 37 (24.03%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (18.18%) OOD
6 26 (16.88%) Scrum
7 21 (13.64%) OOP
8 15 (9.74%) Requirements Analysis
9 13 (8.44%) Integration Testing
10 11 (7.14%) Android Development
11 10 (6.49%) Unit Testing
11 10 (6.49%) TDD
12 8 (5.19%) System Testing
12 8 (5.19%) Software Testing
13 6 (3.90%) iOS Development
13 6 (3.90%) Release Management
14 5 (3.25%) Risk Analysis
14 5 (3.25%) Business Development
14 5 (3.25%) Cyber Security
15 4 (2.60%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 88 (57.14%) Java
2 55 (35.71%) C
3 51 (33.12%) JavaScript
4 42 (27.27%) SQL
5 28 (18.18%) C#
6 15 (9.74%) PHP
7 14 (9.09%) Objective-C
8 12 (7.79%) Python
9 9 (5.84%) Perl
10 6 (3.90%) Embedded C
11 5 (3.25%) Embedded C++
11 5 (3.25%) VB.NET
11 5 (3.25%) Ruby
12 4 (2.60%) Bash Shell
12 4 (2.60%) Korn
12 4 (2.60%) VC++
13 3 (1.95%) Assembly Language
13 3 (1.95%) Erlang
14 2 (1.30%) PHP5
14 2 (1.30%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 39 (25.32%) Degree
2 3 (1.95%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.30%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.14%) IEC 61508
2 9 (5.84%) QA
3 4 (2.60%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.65%) TickIT
4 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 12207
4 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
4 1 (0.65%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 11 (7.14%) Oracle
2 9 (5.84%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.25%) Perforce
4 4 (2.60%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.95%) Wind River
5 3 (1.95%) Coverity
6 2 (1.30%) Zend
6 2 (1.30%) Embarcadero
7 1 (0.65%) Remedy
7 1 (0.65%) JBoss
7 1 (0.65%) BEA
7 1 (0.65%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.65%) Sybase
7 1 (0.65%) Google
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