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 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 32 45 28
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -17
Permanent jobs citing C++ 82 60 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 5.95% 4.62% 7.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.89% 9.93% 13.10%
Number of salaries quoted 72 55 80
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,350 £40,000 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
636 604 710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 46.19% 46.53% 56.85%
Number of salaries quoted 544 543 642
Average salary £35,369 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.02% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,050
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 1 June 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 1 June 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 +27 81 £40,000 +23.07% 6
C++
UK

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 June 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++.

1 106 (55.21%) C
2 93 (48.44%) Java
3 87 (45.31%) Software Engineering
4 75 (39.06%) Agile Software Development
5 65 (33.85%) Windows
6 59 (30.73%) JavaScript
7 54 (28.13%) OO
8 51 (26.56%) Linux
8 51 (26.56%) Computer Science
9 50 (26.04%) Degree
10 35 (18.23%) Apple iOS
10 35 (18.23%) SQL
10 35 (18.23%) Objective-C
11 34 (17.71%) C#
11 34 (17.71%) Mac OS
12 32 (16.67%) OOP
12 32 (16.67%) PlayReady
13 31 (16.15%) Python
13 31 (16.15%) OOD
14 30 (15.63%) UML
15 29 (15.10%) HTML
15 29 (15.10%) DTV
15 29 (15.10%) Analytical Skills
16 28 (14.58%) HTTP
17 27 (14.06%) Scrum
17 27 (14.06%) Android
17 27 (14.06%) JIRA
18 26 (13.54%) Big Data
18 26 (13.54%) SDLC
19 25 (13.02%) DVB

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 7 (3.65%) Apache
2 6 (3.13%) Confluence
3 3 (1.56%) Node.js
4 2 (1.04%) IIS
5 1 (0.52%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (2.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.52%) EViews
2 1 (0.52%) MS Office
2 1 (0.52%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.77%) PaaS
2 3 (1.56%) SaaS
3 1 (0.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 28 (14.58%) HTTP
2 25 (13.02%) DVB
3 24 (12.50%) Internet
4 13 (6.77%) TCP/IP
5 9 (4.69%) RFID
6 5 (2.60%) Network Security
7 3 (1.56%) tcpdump
7 3 (1.56%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.52%) Wireless
8 1 (0.52%) VoIP
8 1 (0.52%) SNMP
8 1 (0.52%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (13.54%) Big Data
2 16 (8.33%) MySQL
3 14 (7.29%) Data Mining
4 10 (5.21%) MongoDB
5 9 (4.69%) Relational Database
6 7 (3.65%) SQL Server
7 6 (3.13%) NoSQL
8 5 (2.60%) VoltDB
9 4 (2.08%) DB2
10 3 (1.56%) Amazon Redshift
10 3 (1.56%) HPCC
11 2 (1.04%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.52%) Voldemort
12 1 (0.52%) Riak
12 1 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.52%) Informix
Development Applications
1 27 (14.06%) JIRA
2 11 (5.73%) Visual Studio
3 9 (4.69%) Jenkins
4 8 (4.17%) JUnit
4 8 (4.17%) Cucumber
5 6 (3.13%) Git (software)
6 5 (2.60%) WiX
6 5 (2.60%) Xcode
6 5 (2.60%) MSI
7 4 (2.08%) Subversion
7 4 (2.08%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.52%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.52%) StarTeam
8 1 (0.52%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.52%) Zephyr
General
1 21 (10.94%) Multimedia
2 17 (8.85%) Advertising
3 14 (7.29%) Electronics
3 14 (7.29%) Marketing
4 10 (5.21%) Finance
5 7 (3.65%) Telecoms
6 6 (3.13%) Aerospace
7 4 (2.08%) Military
7 4 (2.08%) Automotive
8 1 (0.52%) Retail
8 1 (0.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 68 (35.42%) Developer
2 60 (31.25%) Software Engineer
3 23 (11.98%) Software Developer
4 22 (11.46%) C++ Developer
5 19 (9.90%) Architect
6 17 (8.85%) Team Leader
7 13 (6.77%) Senior Developer
8 12 (6.25%) C++ Software Engineer
8 12 (6.25%) Software Architect
8 12 (6.25%) Software Manager
9 10 (5.21%) Development Manager
9 10 (5.21%) Senior Architect
10 9 (4.69%) C++/C# Developer
10 9 (4.69%) Software Development Manager
11 8 (4.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 8 (4.17%) Senior Software Developer
11 8 (4.17%) Analyst
11 8 (4.17%) Desktop Team Leader
11 8 (4.17%) Senior Software Architect
12 7 (3.65%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (16.67%) PlayReady
2 29 (15.10%) HTML
3 20 (10.42%) Web Services
4 19 (9.90%) .NET
5 15 (7.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 13 (6.77%) STL
7 12 (6.25%) CSS
7 12 (6.25%) Qt
8 10 (5.21%) REST
9 9 (4.69%) Ajax
9 9 (4.69%) JSON
10 8 (4.17%) Widevine
10 8 (4.17%) OpenGL
10 8 (4.17%) WebKit
10 8 (4.17%) GStreamer
11 6 (3.13%) J2EE
11 6 (3.13%) iOS SDK
12 5 (2.60%) Cocoa Touch
12 5 (2.60%) Cocoa
12 5 (2.60%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 51 (26.56%) Computer Science
2 29 (15.10%) DTV
2 29 (15.10%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (12.50%) IPTV
4 18 (9.38%) iPhone
5 16 (8.33%) Cryptography
5 16 (8.33%) iPad
6 13 (6.77%) Algorithms
7 12 (6.25%) Over-the-Top Content
7 12 (6.25%) Client/Server
7 12 (6.25%) Streaming Video
8 10 (5.21%) Digital Media
9 9 (4.69%) Web 2.0
10 8 (4.17%) Data Structures
10 8 (4.17%) Mobile App
10 8 (4.17%) Video on Demand
11 7 (3.65%) User Experience
12 6 (3.13%) Life Science
13 4 (2.08%) Physics
14 3 (1.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 65 (33.85%) Windows
2 51 (26.56%) Linux
3 35 (18.23%) Apple iOS
4 34 (17.71%) Mac OS
5 27 (14.06%) Android
6 16 (8.33%) Mac OS X
6 16 (8.33%) UNIX
7 1 (0.52%) CentOS
7 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (45.31%) Software Engineering
2 75 (39.06%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (28.13%) OO
4 32 (16.67%) OOP
5 31 (16.15%) OOD
6 30 (15.63%) UML
7 27 (14.06%) Scrum
8 26 (13.54%) SDLC
9 24 (12.50%) DRM
9 24 (12.50%) Web Application Development
9 24 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (10.94%) iOS Development
11 18 (9.38%) Cyber Security
12 15 (7.81%) Regression Testing
12 15 (7.81%) ETL
13 14 (7.29%) E-Commerce
13 14 (7.29%) Configuration Management
13 14 (7.29%) Build Automation
13 14 (7.29%) Bug Management
13 14 (7.29%) Mobile Marketing
Programming Languages
1 106 (55.21%) C
2 93 (48.44%) Java
3 59 (30.73%) JavaScript
4 35 (18.23%) SQL
4 35 (18.23%) Objective-C
5 34 (17.71%) C#
6 31 (16.15%) Python
7 23 (11.98%) Perl
7 23 (11.98%) PHP
8 18 (9.38%) Ruby
9 17 (8.85%) Embedded C
10 15 (7.81%) Embedded C++
11 8 (4.17%) Bash Shell
12 7 (3.65%) Korn
13 5 (2.60%) Shell Script
14 4 (2.08%) Erlang
15 3 (1.56%) MATLAB
16 2 (1.04%) Lisp
16 2 (1.04%) Haskell
17 1 (0.52%) R
Qualifications
1 50 (26.04%) Degree
2 10 (5.21%) ISEB
3 5 (2.60%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.04%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.52%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.42%) QA
2 5 (2.60%) GAMP
3 2 (1.04%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.52%) Basel II
System Software
1 10 (5.21%) Firmware
2 3 (1.56%) Snort
Vendors
1 20 (10.42%) Perforce
1 20 (10.42%) Apple
2 9 (4.69%) Oracle
3 7 (3.65%) Google
4 6 (3.13%) TOWER Software
5 5 (2.60%) Sybase
5 5 (2.60%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.08%) Green Hills
7 3 (1.56%) Zend
8 1 (0.52%) Coverity
8 1 (0.52%) Motorola
8 1 (0.52%) Red Hat
South Wales
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport
Searchability
Salary: £16000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
Premier Engineering
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 23 Days Holiday, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago