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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 21 54 21
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -33
Permanent jobs citing C++ 109 39 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 8.19% 3.66% 9.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.12% 6.18% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 79 35 91
Average salary £37,500 £38,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £46,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
721 631 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 54.17% 59.25% 61.33%
Number of salaries quoted 633 565 609
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £43,500 £47,000
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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015. 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 +34 94 £37,500 - 15
Mid Wales 0 5 - -
North Wales - 5 - - 1
C++
UK

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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++.

1 112 (56.00%) C
2 84 (42.00%) Software Engineering
3 68 (34.00%) Java
4 60 (30.00%) Computer Science
5 58 (29.00%) Windows
6 49 (24.50%) Degree
7 47 (23.50%) OOP
8 44 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
9 36 (18.00%) Mac OS
10 33 (16.50%) C#
11 32 (16.00%) Linux
12 31 (15.50%) UML
13 29 (14.50%) OOD
14 28 (14.00%) DTV
14 28 (14.00%) OO
14 28 (14.00%) Python
14 28 (14.00%) JavaScript
14 28 (14.00%) IPTV
15 27 (13.50%) Ruby
15 27 (13.50%) PHP
15 27 (13.50%) Scrum
16 26 (13.00%) SQL
16 26 (13.00%) Multimedia
17 25 (12.50%) TDD
17 25 (12.50%) Web Services
18 23 (11.50%) HTTP
18 23 (11.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
18 23 (11.50%) Digital Media
19 22 (11.00%) Qt
19 22 (11.00%) UNIX

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 9 (4.50%) Apache
2 7 (3.50%) Confluence
3 4 (2.00%) SAS
4 1 (0.50%) JBoss
4 1 (0.50%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.00%) EViews
2 4 (2.00%) SPSS
3 1 (0.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.50%) PaaS
2 3 (1.50%) SaaS
3 2 (1.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (11.50%) HTTP
2 14 (7.00%) TCP/IP
3 11 (5.50%) Internet
4 10 (5.00%) DVB
5 7 (3.50%) Wireshark
6 5 (2.50%) RFID
6 5 (2.50%) Network Security
7 3 (1.50%) tcpdump
8 2 (1.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (1.00%) SSL
9 1 (0.50%) Wireless
9 1 (0.50%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.50%) MySQL
1 11 (5.50%) Big Data
1 11 (5.50%) Relational Database
2 9 (4.50%) Data Mining
3 5 (2.50%) RDBMS
4 4 (2.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.50%) Informix
Development Applications
1 17 (8.50%) JIRA
2 11 (5.50%) Jenkins
3 7 (3.50%) Visual Studio
3 7 (3.50%) Git (software)
4 6 (3.00%) Fiddler
4 6 (3.00%) TestLink
5 5 (2.50%) Xcode
5 5 (2.50%) MSI
5 5 (2.50%) WiX
6 3 (1.50%) JUnit
6 3 (1.50%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.50%) Zephyr
7 1 (0.50%) PowerBuilder
7 1 (0.50%) PhantomJS
7 1 (0.50%) Mocha
7 1 (0.50%) Selenium
General
1 26 (13.00%) Multimedia
2 16 (8.00%) Electronics
2 16 (8.00%) Finance
3 12 (6.00%) Aerospace
4 9 (4.50%) Advertising
4 9 (4.50%) Marketing
5 3 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.00%) Retail
6 2 (1.00%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.50%) Military
7 1 (0.50%) Banking
7 1 (0.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 82 (41.00%) Developer
2 62 (31.00%) Software Engineer
3 44 (22.00%) Software Developer
4 38 (19.00%) C++ Developer
5 23 (11.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 19 (9.50%) C++ Software Developer
7 18 (9.00%) Analyst
8 17 (8.50%) Senior Software Engineer
9 16 (8.00%) C++ Software Engineer
10 15 (7.50%) Senior Developer
10 15 (7.50%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
11 13 (6.50%) C Developer
11 13 (6.50%) C Software Engineer
12 12 (6.00%) Test Analyst
13 11 (5.50%) Software Manager
14 10 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
15 9 (4.50%) Test Engineer
15 9 (4.50%) Architect
15 9 (4.50%) iOS Developer
16 8 (4.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (12.50%) Web Services
2 23 (11.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 22 (11.00%) Qt
4 21 (10.50%) STL
5 17 (8.50%) HTML
6 11 (5.50%) .NET
7 8 (4.00%) Spring
7 8 (4.00%) XML
7 8 (4.00%) J2EE
8 6 (3.00%) WebKit
9 5 (2.50%) Cocoa
9 5 (2.50%) OpenGL
9 5 (2.50%) CSS
9 5 (2.50%) Cocoa Touch
9 5 (2.50%) REST
9 5 (2.50%) Ruby on Rails
9 5 (2.50%) Ajax
9 5 (2.50%) JSON
10 4 (2.00%) Pthreads
10 4 (2.00%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 60 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 28 (14.00%) DTV
2 28 (14.00%) IPTV
3 23 (11.50%) Digital Media
4 19 (9.50%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (7.00%) Algorithms
6 9 (4.50%) Over-the-Top Content
7 8 (4.00%) Data Structures
8 7 (3.50%) Client/Server
9 6 (3.00%) Cryptography
9 6 (3.00%) iPhone
9 6 (3.00%) Video on Demand
9 6 (3.00%) iPad
9 6 (3.00%) GIS
9 6 (3.00%) Streaming Video
10 5 (2.50%) Web 2.0
10 5 (2.50%) Mathematics
11 4 (2.00%) Physics
11 4 (2.00%) Economics
12 3 (1.50%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 58 (29.00%) Windows
2 36 (18.00%) Mac OS
3 32 (16.00%) Linux
4 22 (11.00%) UNIX
5 17 (8.50%) Apple iOS
6 10 (5.00%) Android
7 7 (3.50%) CentOS
8 6 (3.00%) Mac OS X
9 3 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.50%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (42.00%) Software Engineering
2 47 (23.50%) OOP
3 44 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (15.50%) UML
5 29 (14.50%) OOD
6 28 (14.00%) OO
7 27 (13.50%) Scrum
8 25 (12.50%) TDD
9 19 (9.50%) BDD
10 18 (9.00%) Unit Testing
11 17 (8.50%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (7.50%) Manual Testing
13 13 (6.50%) iOS Development
13 13 (6.50%) Configuration Management
14 11 (5.50%) Regression Testing
14 11 (5.50%) System Testing
14 11 (5.50%) Mentoring
15 10 (5.00%) Integration Testing
15 10 (5.00%) Web Application Development
16 9 (4.50%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 112 (56.00%) C
2 68 (34.00%) Java
3 33 (16.50%) C#
4 28 (14.00%) Python
4 28 (14.00%) JavaScript
5 27 (13.50%) Ruby
5 27 (13.50%) PHP
6 26 (13.00%) SQL
7 17 (8.50%) Objective-C
7 17 (8.50%) Embedded C
8 16 (8.00%) Perl
9 13 (6.50%) Embedded C++
10 11 (5.50%) Bash Shell
11 10 (5.00%) Korn
12 6 (3.00%) Erlang
13 4 (2.00%) R
13 4 (2.00%) VC++
13 4 (2.00%) MATLAB
14 3 (1.50%) VBA
15 1 (0.50%) SystemTap
Qualifications
1 49 (24.50%) Degree
2 3 (1.50%) ISEB
3 1 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.50%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.50%) QA
2 12 (6.00%) IEC 61508
3 5 (2.50%) GAMP
4 1 (0.50%) Basel II
System Software
1 5 (2.50%) Firmware
2 3 (1.50%) Snort
Vendors
1 13 (6.50%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.00%) Google
2 10 (5.00%) Red Hat
3 9 (4.50%) Perforce
4 7 (3.50%) TOWER Software
4 7 (3.50%) Apple
5 1 (0.50%) Sony
5 1 (0.50%) EMC
5 1 (0.50%) Sybase
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