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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 38 32 29
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 62 79 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 5.05% 6.35% 7.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.07% 10.76% 13.53%
Number of salaries quoted 60 62 69
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Programming Languages Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
560 734 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 45.60% 59.00% 52.71%
Number of salaries quoted 496 651 502
Average salary £34,000 £32,958 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.16% +4.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £41,450
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +1 48 £34,000 -9.33% 13
North Wales +12 5 £37,500 -
Mid Wales +2 4 £41,250 - 2
West Wales -16 4 £26,750 -23.57% 9
C++
UK

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 56 (56.00%) Java
1 56 (56.00%) Software Engineering
2 44 (44.00%) OO
3 42 (42.00%) C
4 34 (34.00%) JavaScript
5 28 (28.00%) C#
6 23 (23.00%) .NET
7 21 (21.00%) SQL
7 21 (21.00%) HTML
8 20 (20.00%) CSS
8 20 (20.00%) UML
9 19 (19.00%) OOP
9 19 (19.00%) OOD
10 16 (16.00%) Degree
10 16 (16.00%) Android
11 15 (15.00%) Qt
12 14 (14.00%) Computer Science
13 12 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (12.00%) Electronics
13 12 (12.00%) Linux
13 12 (12.00%) Requirements Analysis
13 12 (12.00%) HTML5
14 11 (11.00%) Web Services
14 11 (11.00%) Multimedia
15 10 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 9 (9.00%) Software Testing
16 9 (9.00%) STL
16 9 (9.00%) SQL Server
16 9 (9.00%) Windows
17 8 (8.00%) PHP

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (4.00%) Node.js
2 2 (2.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.00%) Documentum
2 2 (2.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.00%) IIS
2 2 (2.00%) Captiva
2 2 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.00%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.00%) Broadband
3 2 (2.00%) ASN.1
4 1 (1.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.00%) Big Data
4 1 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (5.00%) Ant
2 4 (4.00%) Xcode
3 3 (3.00%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (3.00%) Hudson
3 3 (3.00%) Subversion
3 3 (3.00%) PowerBuilder
4 2 (2.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.00%) ClearQuest
4 2 (2.00%) TestDirector
4 2 (2.00%) JUnit
4 2 (2.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.00%) JIRA
5 1 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.00%) Grunt
5 1 (1.00%) CruiseControl
General
1 12 (12.00%) Electronics
2 11 (11.00%) Multimedia
3 6 (6.00%) Finance
4 5 (5.00%) Aerospace
5 4 (4.00%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.00%) Games
7 2 (2.00%) Advertising
8 1 (1.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (48.00%) Developer
2 46 (46.00%) Software Engineer
3 14 (14.00%) C++ Developer
4 12 (12.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 10 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 8 (8.00%) Android Developer
7 6 (6.00%) C Developer
8 5 (5.00%) C Software Engineer
8 5 (5.00%) Junior
8 5 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (5.00%) C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (3.00%) Embedded C Engineer
9 3 (3.00%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (3.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
9 3 (3.00%) iOS Developer
9 3 (3.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (3.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 3 (3.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (3.00%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (23.00%) .NET
2 21 (21.00%) HTML
3 20 (20.00%) CSS
4 15 (15.00%) Qt
5 12 (12.00%) HTML5
6 11 (11.00%) Web Services
7 10 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 9 (9.00%) STL
9 7 (7.00%) CSS3
10 6 (6.00%) XML
10 6 (6.00%) jQuery
11 5 (5.00%) Ext JS
11 5 (5.00%) Android SDK
11 5 (5.00%) SVG
12 4 (4.00%) Ajax
13 3 (3.00%) Spring
13 3 (3.00%) .NET Framework
13 3 (3.00%) Java EE
13 3 (3.00%) GWT
13 3 (3.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.00%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (6.00%) Mathematics
3 6 (6.00%) Physics
4 4 (4.00%) GIS
4 4 (4.00%) iPhone
4 4 (4.00%) Arduino
5 3 (3.00%) DTV
6 2 (2.00%) Device Driver
6 2 (2.00%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.00%) Life Science
7 1 (1.00%) IPTV
7 1 (1.00%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.00%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.00%) Android
2 12 (12.00%) Linux
3 9 (9.00%) Windows
4 6 (6.00%) UNIX
4 6 (6.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.00%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.00%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.00%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (1.00%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.00%) Windows CE
6 1 (1.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (56.00%) Software Engineering
2 44 (44.00%) OO
3 20 (20.00%) UML
4 19 (19.00%) OOP
4 19 (19.00%) OOD
5 12 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (12.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 9 (9.00%) Software Testing
7 8 (8.00%) Scrum
7 8 (8.00%) Android Development
8 7 (7.00%) Release Management
9 6 (6.00%) TDD
10 5 (5.00%) Business Development
10 5 (5.00%) Risk Analysis
10 5 (5.00%) Integration Testing
10 5 (5.00%) OOA/OOD
11 4 (4.00%) Low Latency
12 3 (3.00%) Requirements Management
12 3 (3.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (3.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 56 (56.00%) Java
2 42 (42.00%) C
3 34 (34.00%) JavaScript
4 28 (28.00%) C#
5 21 (21.00%) SQL
6 8 (8.00%) PHP
7 7 (7.00%) Objective-C
7 7 (7.00%) Assembly Language
8 6 (6.00%) Embedded C
8 6 (6.00%) Embedded C++
9 4 (4.00%) Perl
9 4 (4.00%) Delphi
9 4 (4.00%) VB.NET
10 3 (3.00%) VC++
11 2 (2.00%) Python
11 2 (2.00%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.00%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.00%) GLSL
12 1 (1.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 16 (16.00%) Degree
2 3 (3.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.00%) QA
2 4 (4.00%) DO-178B
3 1 (1.00%) TickIT
3 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 12207
3 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
3 1 (1.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 5 (5.00%) Oracle
2 4 (4.00%) Atmel
3 3 (3.00%) Sage
4 2 (2.00%) JBoss
4 2 (2.00%) Embarcadero
4 2 (2.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.00%) BEA
4 2 (2.00%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.00%) Fujitsu
5 1 (1.00%) SAP
Bridgend
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Powys
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Powys
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: Competitive + Full benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Swansea
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swansea
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swansea
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swansea
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Swansea
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Swansea
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Posted: 16 days ago
Swansea
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago