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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 19 36 39
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 104 76 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 8.04% 5.70% 4.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.90% 10.12% 9.63%
Number of salaries quoted 71 70 47
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £43,250
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
654 751 519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 50.54% 56.34% 48.37%
Number of salaries quoted 558 691 472
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -2.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,207 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +9 82 £35,000 -6.66% 17
Mid Wales 0 19 - - 1
C++
UK

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 84 (51.53%) Software Engineering
2 72 (44.17%) Java
3 71 (43.56%) C
4 54 (33.13%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (32.52%) Degree
6 49 (30.06%) Computer Science
7 40 (24.54%) UML
8 39 (23.93%) JavaScript
9 35 (21.47%) SQL
9 35 (21.47%) HTML
10 32 (19.63%) Scrum
11 30 (18.40%) .NET
11 30 (18.40%) OOP
12 29 (17.79%) C#
12 29 (17.79%) OOD
13 28 (17.18%) Windows
14 27 (16.56%) OO
15 24 (14.72%) Multimedia
16 23 (14.11%) Linux
17 21 (12.88%) Python
17 21 (12.88%) Mac OS
18 20 (12.27%) UNIX
18 20 (12.27%) CSS
19 19 (11.66%) Aerospace
20 18 (11.04%) Web Services
20 18 (11.04%) IEC 61508
21 17 (10.43%) Integration Testing
21 17 (10.43%) PHP
21 17 (10.43%) DTV
22 16 (9.82%) HTTP

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 5 (3.07%) Confluence
2 2 (1.23%) Node.js
3 1 (0.61%) CMS
3 1 (0.61%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (4.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.61%) MS Office
2 1 (0.61%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.07%) SaaS
2 3 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.61%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.82%) HTTP
2 8 (4.91%) Wireshark
3 7 (4.29%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.84%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.23%) tcpdump
6 1 (0.61%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.61%) Wireless
6 1 (0.61%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.75%) Relational Database
2 6 (3.68%) MySQL
3 5 (3.07%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.84%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.23%) Riak
6 1 (0.61%) DB2
6 1 (0.61%) MS Access
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.61%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (4.91%) PowerBuilder
1 8 (4.91%) Visual Studio
2 7 (4.29%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.07%) Fiddler
3 5 (3.07%) JIRA
4 3 (1.84%) ClearCase
4 3 (1.84%) ClearQuest
5 2 (1.23%) Ant
5 2 (1.23%) JUnit
5 2 (1.23%) Xcode
6 1 (0.61%) Selenium
6 1 (0.61%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.61%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.61%) Hudson
General
1 24 (14.72%) Multimedia
2 19 (11.66%) Aerospace
3 9 (5.52%) Finance
3 9 (5.52%) Electronics
4 6 (3.68%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.45%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.84%) Billing
6 3 (1.84%) Advertising
7 1 (0.61%) Military
7 1 (0.61%) Games
Job Titles
1 77 (47.24%) Developer
2 73 (44.79%) Software Engineer
3 45 (27.61%) Software Developer
4 29 (17.79%) C++ Developer
5 25 (15.34%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 24 (14.72%) Senior Software Engineer
7 21 (12.88%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 14 (8.59%) C++ Software Developer
9 13 (7.98%) Test Engineer
9 13 (7.98%) Graduate
10 12 (7.36%) C++ Software Engineer
11 10 (6.13%) C Software Engineer
11 10 (6.13%) Graduate Developer
12 8 (4.91%) C Developer
13 5 (3.07%) Software Manager
14 4 (2.45%) Senior Project Manager
14 4 (2.45%) Project Manager
14 4 (2.45%) Analyst
14 4 (2.45%) Test Analyst
14 4 (2.45%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (21.47%) HTML
2 30 (18.40%) .NET
3 20 (12.27%) CSS
4 18 (11.04%) Web Services
5 16 (9.82%) HTML5
6 15 (9.20%) CSS3
7 11 (6.75%) XML
8 7 (4.29%) STL
8 7 (4.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 6 (3.68%) Qt
9 6 (3.68%) WPF
9 6 (3.68%) ASP.NET
10 4 (2.45%) iOS SDK
11 3 (1.84%) jQuery
12 2 (1.23%) Sass
12 2 (1.23%) Ruby on Rails
12 2 (1.23%) Zend Framework
12 2 (1.23%) JSON
12 2 (1.23%) SVG
12 2 (1.23%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 49 (30.06%) Computer Science
2 17 (10.43%) DTV
3 16 (9.82%) IPTV
4 10 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (5.52%) Mathematics
6 8 (4.91%) Digital Media
7 7 (4.29%) GIS
8 5 (3.07%) N-Tier
9 4 (2.45%) Physics
9 4 (2.45%) Grid Computing
10 3 (1.84%) User Experience
11 2 (1.23%) Arduino
11 2 (1.23%) iPhone
11 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.61%) Interactive TV
12 1 (0.61%) 3D Graphics
12 1 (0.61%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 28 (17.18%) Windows
2 23 (14.11%) Linux
3 21 (12.88%) Mac OS
4 20 (12.27%) UNIX
5 9 (5.52%) Android
6 8 (4.91%) Apple iOS
7 5 (3.07%) CentOS
8 3 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.61%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (51.53%) Software Engineering
2 54 (33.13%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (24.54%) UML
4 32 (19.63%) Scrum
5 30 (18.40%) OOP
6 29 (17.79%) OOD
7 27 (16.56%) OO
8 17 (10.43%) Integration Testing
9 16 (9.82%) Unit Testing
10 15 (9.20%) TDD
10 15 (9.20%) System Testing
11 10 (6.13%) BDD
11 10 (6.13%) Requirements Analysis
12 9 (5.52%) Regression Testing
12 9 (5.52%) Configuration Management
13 7 (4.29%) Change Management
13 7 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (3.68%) Cyber Security
15 5 (3.07%) Software Testing
15 5 (3.07%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (44.17%) Java
2 71 (43.56%) C
3 39 (23.93%) JavaScript
4 35 (21.47%) SQL
5 29 (17.79%) C#
6 21 (12.88%) Python
7 17 (10.43%) PHP
8 15 (9.20%) Ruby
9 10 (6.13%) Perl
10 9 (5.52%) Embedded C
10 9 (5.52%) Bash Shell
11 8 (4.91%) Korn
12 7 (4.29%) Objective-C
12 7 (4.29%) Erlang
13 5 (3.07%) VC++
13 5 (3.07%) Embedded C++
14 2 (1.23%) PHP5
14 2 (1.23%) Assembly Language
15 1 (0.61%) Delphi
15 1 (0.61%) RPG
Qualifications
1 53 (32.52%) Degree
2 3 (1.84%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.23%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.04%) IEC 61508
2 9 (5.52%) QA
3 2 (1.23%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.61%) TickIT
4 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 12207
4 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
4 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.23%) Snort
Vendors
1 10 (6.13%) Oracle
1 10 (6.13%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.91%) Red Hat
3 5 (3.07%) Perforce
4 3 (1.84%) Google
4 3 (1.84%) Wind River
4 3 (1.84%) Coverity
5 2 (1.23%) Zend
5 2 (1.23%) TOWER Software
6 1 (0.61%) Sony
6 1 (0.61%) Sybase
6 1 (0.61%) EMC
6 1 (0.61%) Embarcadero
6 1 (0.61%) Remedy
Newport
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Nakama
Salary: From £55,000 to £63,000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Powys
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
360 Resourcing
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Cwmbran
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Cwmbran
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago