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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 39 27 15
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -12
Permanent jobs citing C++ 73 90 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 5.14% 6.63% 9.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.96% 13.91% 18.34%
Number of salaries quoted 59 63 120
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £20,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
733 647 698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 51.58% 47.68% 53.61%
Number of salaries quoted 608 579 635
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 5 August 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 5 August 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 -1 70 £35,000 +7.69% 5
Mid Wales -2 2 £50,000 +25.00%
C++
UK

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 89 (57.05%) Java
2 81 (51.92%) Software Engineering
3 79 (50.64%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (40.38%) C
5 51 (32.69%) Windows
6 46 (29.49%) JavaScript
7 44 (28.21%) SQL
8 43 (27.56%) Linux
8 43 (27.56%) Degree
9 38 (24.36%) C#
10 34 (21.79%) OO
11 33 (21.15%) Scrum
11 33 (21.15%) Computer Science
12 30 (19.23%) Python
12 30 (19.23%) SDLC
13 24 (15.38%) Big Data
14 23 (14.74%) Android
15 22 (14.10%) Apple iOS
15 22 (14.10%) .NET
15 22 (14.10%) OOD
15 22 (14.10%) HTTP
15 22 (14.10%) DTV
16 21 (13.46%) Objective-C
16 21 (13.46%) UML
16 21 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
17 20 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
18 19 (12.18%) OOP
18 19 (12.18%) PHP
18 19 (12.18%) Oracle
18 19 (12.18%) ETL

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 6 (3.85%) Confluence
1 6 (3.85%) Node.js
2 2 (1.28%) IIS
3 1 (0.64%) Apache
3 1 (0.64%) Tuxedo
3 1 (0.64%) WildFly
Applications
1 6 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.28%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.49%) PaaS
2 6 (3.85%) SaaS
3 1 (0.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 22 (14.10%) HTTP
2 18 (11.54%) TCP/IP
3 13 (8.33%) Internet
4 12 (7.69%) DVB
5 6 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (3.85%) tcpdump
6 4 (2.56%) RFID
7 2 (1.28%) Broadband
7 2 (1.28%) Multicast
8 1 (0.64%) VoIP
8 1 (0.64%) SNMP
8 1 (0.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (15.38%) Big Data
2 18 (11.54%) MySQL
3 15 (9.62%) MongoDB
4 10 (6.41%) SQL Server
5 8 (5.13%) NoSQL
6 7 (4.49%) Data Mining
7 6 (3.85%) Amazon Redshift
7 6 (3.85%) Relational Database
8 5 (3.21%) VoltDB
8 5 (3.21%) DB2
9 3 (1.92%) Riak
9 3 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.92%) Voldemort
9 3 (1.92%) HPCC
10 2 (1.28%) Informix
Development Applications
1 15 (9.62%) JIRA
2 11 (7.05%) Visual Studio
3 8 (5.13%) Jenkins
4 7 (4.49%) JUnit
4 7 (4.49%) Cucumber
5 6 (3.85%) Subversion
6 4 (2.56%) Git (software)
6 4 (2.56%) Rational Rhapsody
7 3 (1.92%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.64%) StarTeam
8 1 (0.64%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.64%) Zephyr
General
1 17 (10.90%) Multimedia
2 12 (7.69%) Advertising
3 8 (5.13%) Marketing
3 8 (5.13%) Electronics
4 7 (4.49%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.85%) Aerospace
6 5 (3.21%) Finance
6 5 (3.21%) Military
7 4 (2.56%) Automotive
8 3 (1.92%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 64 (41.03%) Software Engineer
2 58 (37.18%) Developer
3 20 (12.82%) Software Developer
4 17 (10.90%) C++ Developer
5 11 (7.05%) Architect
6 10 (6.41%) Team Leader
7 9 (5.77%) Senior Developer
8 8 (5.13%) Software Architect
8 8 (5.13%) C++ Software Engineer
9 7 (4.49%) Test Engineer
9 7 (4.49%) Automation Engineer
9 7 (4.49%) Test Automation Engineer
10 6 (3.85%) AWS Developer
10 6 (3.85%) Senior Architect
10 6 (3.85%) Android Developer
10 6 (3.85%) Senior Software Developer
11 5 (3.21%) Junior
11 5 (3.21%) Graduate
11 5 (3.21%) C++/C# Developer
12 4 (2.56%) Desktop Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (14.10%) .NET
2 16 (10.26%) HTML
2 16 (10.26%) PlayReady
3 15 (9.62%) STL
4 13 (8.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 12 (7.69%) Web Services
6 8 (5.13%) CSS
7 6 (3.85%) Ajax
7 6 (3.85%) JSON
7 6 (3.85%) iOS SDK
7 6 (3.85%) REST
7 6 (3.85%) Android SDK
8 5 (3.21%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (3.21%) ASP.NET
9 4 (2.56%) OpenGL
9 4 (2.56%) GStreamer
9 4 (2.56%) POCO
9 4 (2.56%) WPF
9 4 (2.56%) Widevine
10 3 (1.92%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 33 (21.15%) Computer Science
2 22 (14.10%) DTV
3 20 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (11.54%) IPTV
5 10 (6.41%) iPhone
6 9 (5.77%) Algorithms
7 8 (5.13%) iPad
7 8 (5.13%) Cryptography
8 7 (4.49%) Client/Server
9 6 (3.85%) Data Structures
9 6 (3.85%) User Experience
10 5 (3.21%) Life Science
11 4 (2.56%) Physics
11 4 (2.56%) Web 2.0
11 4 (2.56%) Streaming Video
11 4 (2.56%) Grid Computing
11 4 (2.56%) Digital Media
11 4 (2.56%) Mobile App
12 3 (1.92%) Data Centre
12 3 (1.92%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 51 (32.69%) Windows
2 43 (27.56%) Linux
3 23 (14.74%) Android
4 22 (14.10%) Apple iOS
5 14 (8.97%) Mac OS
6 11 (7.05%) UNIX
7 8 (5.13%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.28%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (51.92%) Software Engineering
2 79 (50.64%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (21.79%) OO
4 33 (21.15%) Scrum
5 30 (19.23%) SDLC
6 22 (14.10%) OOD
7 21 (13.46%) UML
7 21 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (12.18%) OOP
8 19 (12.18%) ETL
8 19 (12.18%) Cyber Security
9 16 (10.26%) MVC
10 15 (9.62%) Regression Testing
10 15 (9.62%) TDD
10 15 (9.62%) Bug Management
11 13 (8.33%) BDD
11 13 (8.33%) Android Development
12 12 (7.69%) iOS Development
12 12 (7.69%) Test Automation
12 12 (7.69%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 89 (57.05%) Java
2 63 (40.38%) C
3 46 (29.49%) JavaScript
4 44 (28.21%) SQL
5 38 (24.36%) C#
6 30 (19.23%) Python
7 21 (13.46%) Objective-C
8 19 (12.18%) PHP
9 16 (10.26%) Perl
10 13 (8.33%) Ruby
11 10 (6.41%) Embedded C
12 8 (5.13%) Erlang
13 7 (4.49%) Bash Shell
13 7 (4.49%) Embedded C++
14 6 (3.85%) Lisp
14 6 (3.85%) Korn
14 6 (3.85%) Haskell
14 6 (3.85%) MATLAB
15 5 (3.21%) Shell Script
16 3 (1.92%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 43 (27.56%) Degree
2 10 (6.41%) ISEB
3 6 (3.85%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.92%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.28%) PhD
6 1 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.85%) QA
2 2 (1.28%) DO-178B
2 2 (1.28%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.28%) TickIT
3 1 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.85%) Snort
2 5 (3.21%) Firmware
Vendors
1 19 (12.18%) Oracle
2 14 (8.97%) Apple
3 8 (5.13%) Perforce
4 7 (4.49%) TOWER Software
5 6 (3.85%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.56%) Green Hills
7 3 (1.92%) Zend
7 3 (1.92%) Sybase
8 2 (1.28%) Google
9 1 (0.64%) Motorola
9 1 (0.64%) Coverity
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South Glamorgan
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 21 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: Depending on Experiance
Posted: 27 days ago