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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 24 51 27
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -24
Permanent jobs citing C++ 107 34 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 7.75% 3.40% 7.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.01% 6.81% 13.25%
Number of salaries quoted 71 31 78
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £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
764 499 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 55.36% 49.95% 59.64%
Number of salaries quoted 655 439 591
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,377 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +25 92 £37,500 -2.59% 14
Mid Wales 0 5 - -
North Wales -5 5 - - 1
C++
UK

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 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++.

1 105 (53.57%) C
2 85 (43.37%) Software Engineering
3 75 (38.27%) Java
4 56 (28.57%) Windows
5 53 (27.04%) Computer Science
6 44 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
7 42 (21.43%) OOP
8 39 (19.90%) Degree
9 35 (17.86%) OO
10 34 (17.35%) Mac OS
11 33 (16.84%) Linux
11 33 (16.84%) JavaScript
12 30 (15.31%) PHP
13 29 (14.80%) C#
14 28 (14.29%) SQL
14 28 (14.29%) Web Services
15 27 (13.78%) OOD
16 26 (13.27%) IPTV
17 24 (12.24%) Scrum
18 23 (11.73%) DTV
18 23 (11.73%) UML
18 23 (11.73%) Ruby
19 22 (11.22%) Multimedia
19 22 (11.22%) Digital Media
19 22 (11.22%) UNIX
20 21 (10.71%) Python
20 21 (10.71%) Boost C++ Libraries
21 20 (10.20%) Apple iOS
21 20 (10.20%) Qt
21 20 (10.20%) HTTP

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (4.59%) Apache
2 4 (2.04%) SAS
2 4 (2.04%) Confluence
3 1 (0.51%) JBoss
3 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.51%) GlassFish
Applications
1 8 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.04%) SPSS
2 4 (2.04%) EViews
3 1 (0.51%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.59%) PaaS
2 3 (1.53%) GitHub
2 3 (1.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.20%) HTTP
2 14 (7.14%) Internet
3 13 (6.63%) DVB
4 11 (5.61%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.55%) RFID
5 5 (2.55%) Network Security
6 3 (1.53%) tcpdump
6 3 (1.53%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (1.53%) Wireshark
7 2 (1.02%) SSL
8 1 (0.51%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.18%) MySQL
2 13 (6.63%) Big Data
3 12 (6.12%) Relational Database
4 9 (4.59%) Data Mining
5 6 (3.06%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.04%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.51%) Informix
7 1 (0.51%) HPCC
Development Applications
1 17 (8.67%) JIRA
2 9 (4.59%) Jenkins
3 8 (4.08%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.55%) Visual Studio
4 5 (2.55%) MSI
4 5 (2.55%) Xcode
4 5 (2.55%) WiX
5 3 (1.53%) Cucumber
5 3 (1.53%) TestLink
5 3 (1.53%) JUnit
5 3 (1.53%) Fiddler
6 1 (0.51%) Mocha
6 1 (0.51%) Selenium
6 1 (0.51%) PhantomJS
6 1 (0.51%) Zephyr
General
1 22 (11.22%) Multimedia
2 16 (8.16%) Finance
3 12 (6.12%) Electronics
4 10 (5.10%) Advertising
5 9 (4.59%) Marketing
6 6 (3.06%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.53%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.02%) Retail
9 1 (0.51%) Military
9 1 (0.51%) Banking
9 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 81 (41.33%) Developer
2 57 (29.08%) Software Engineer
3 39 (19.90%) Software Developer
4 32 (16.33%) C++ Developer
5 19 (9.69%) Analyst
5 19 (9.69%) Senior Developer
6 17 (8.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 16 (8.16%) C++ Software Engineer
8 13 (6.63%) Senior Software Developer
8 13 (6.63%) Test Analyst
9 11 (5.61%) Architect
9 11 (5.61%) C++ Software Developer
9 11 (5.61%) C Developer
10 10 (5.10%) Senior Software Engineer
11 9 (4.59%) Java Developer
11 9 (4.59%) C Software Engineer
11 9 (4.59%) Software Manager
11 9 (4.59%) iOS Developer
12 8 (4.08%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
12 8 (4.08%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (14.29%) Web Services
2 21 (10.71%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 20 (10.20%) Qt
4 19 (9.69%) STL
5 18 (9.18%) HTML
6 12 (6.12%) .NET
7 9 (4.59%) J2EE
7 9 (4.59%) Spring
8 8 (4.08%) WebKit
9 7 (3.57%) XML
10 6 (3.06%) CSS
10 6 (3.06%) OpenGL
10 6 (3.06%) Ruby on Rails
11 5 (2.55%) REST
11 5 (2.55%) Cocoa Touch
11 5 (2.55%) Cocoa
11 5 (2.55%) Ajax
11 5 (2.55%) JSON
12 4 (2.04%) GStreamer
12 4 (2.04%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 53 (27.04%) Computer Science
2 26 (13.27%) IPTV
3 23 (11.73%) DTV
4 22 (11.22%) Digital Media
5 19 (9.69%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (7.14%) Algorithms
7 12 (6.12%) Over-the-Top Content
8 9 (4.59%) iPhone
9 8 (4.08%) Video on Demand
9 8 (4.08%) iPad
9 8 (4.08%) Data Structures
9 8 (4.08%) Streaming Video
9 8 (4.08%) Cryptography
10 7 (3.57%) Client/Server
11 5 (2.55%) Web 2.0
11 5 (2.55%) Mathematics
12 4 (2.04%) Physics
12 4 (2.04%) Mobile App
12 4 (2.04%) Life Science
12 4 (2.04%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 56 (28.57%) Windows
2 34 (17.35%) Mac OS
3 33 (16.84%) Linux
4 22 (11.22%) UNIX
5 20 (10.20%) Apple iOS
6 12 (6.12%) Android
7 8 (4.08%) Mac OS X
8 4 (2.04%) CentOS
9 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.51%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (43.37%) Software Engineering
2 44 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (21.43%) OOP
4 35 (17.86%) OO
5 27 (13.78%) OOD
6 24 (12.24%) Scrum
7 23 (11.73%) UML
8 20 (10.20%) TDD
9 16 (8.16%) Manual Testing
9 16 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (7.65%) Unit Testing
10 15 (7.65%) iOS Development
11 14 (7.14%) Mentoring
11 14 (7.14%) BDD
12 13 (6.63%) Web Application Development
13 12 (6.12%) Coaching
13 12 (6.12%) DRM
14 11 (5.61%) Cyber Security
15 10 (5.10%) Validation
16 9 (4.59%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 105 (53.57%) C
2 75 (38.27%) Java
3 33 (16.84%) JavaScript
4 30 (15.31%) PHP
5 29 (14.80%) C#
6 28 (14.29%) SQL
7 23 (11.73%) Ruby
8 21 (10.71%) Python
9 20 (10.20%) Objective-C
10 18 (9.18%) Embedded C
11 13 (6.63%) Embedded C++
11 13 (6.63%) Perl
12 6 (3.06%) Erlang
12 6 (3.06%) Bash Shell
13 5 (2.55%) Korn
14 4 (2.04%) VC++
14 4 (2.04%) MATLAB
14 4 (2.04%) R
15 3 (1.53%) VBA
16 1 (0.51%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (19.90%) Degree
2 10 (5.10%) VCP4
3 4 (2.04%) ISEB
4 1 (0.51%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.51%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.69%) QA
2 6 (3.06%) IEC 61508
3 5 (2.55%) GAMP
4 1 (0.51%) Basel II
System Software
1 5 (2.55%) Firmware
2 3 (1.53%) Snort
Vendors
1 12 (6.12%) Perforce
2 11 (5.61%) Google
2 11 (5.61%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.10%) Apple
4 7 (3.57%) TOWER Software
5 5 (2.55%) Sybase
5 5 (2.55%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.51%) Sony
6 1 (0.51%) Zend
Wrexham, Clwyd
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cardiff, South Wales, Wales
Adderley Featherstone
Salary: Substantial, sector-leading rewards package
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff
Adderley Featherstone
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £36000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
Computer Futures
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + pension
Posted: 15 days ago
South Wales
Computer Futures
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
South Wales
Computer Futures
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago