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 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 40 24 59
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +35
Permanent jobs citing C++ 64 108 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.98% 8.06% 3.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.21% 14.96% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 51 73 31
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,789 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £58,800 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
627 722 586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 48.79% 53.88% 56.08%
Number of salaries quoted 530 624 523
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,129 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 February 2016.

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 February 2016. 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 -18 59 £40,000 +6.66% 10
Mid Wales -6 4 £35,000 - 2
North Wales +3 1 £43,000 - 1
C++
UK

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 71 (54.62%) Java
2 58 (44.62%) Software Engineering
3 54 (41.54%) Linux
4 53 (40.77%) SQL
5 50 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
6 49 (37.69%) C
7 37 (28.46%) C#
8 34 (26.15%) Unix
8 34 (26.15%) Python
9 33 (25.38%) SDLC
10 29 (22.31%) TCP/IP
10 29 (22.31%) JavaScript
11 26 (20.00%) Computer Science
12 24 (18.46%) Functional Programming
13 23 (17.69%) .NET
13 23 (17.69%) OOP
13 23 (17.69%) Haskell
13 23 (17.69%) Erlang
14 21 (16.15%) Windows
14 21 (16.15%) Oracle
14 21 (16.15%) Scrum
15 20 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
16 19 (14.62%) HTML
17 18 (13.85%) HTTP
17 18 (13.85%) Data Analysis
18 17 (13.08%) MySQL
19 16 (12.31%) Lisp
19 16 (12.31%) ETL
20 15 (11.54%) OO
20 15 (11.54%) TDD

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (7.69%) Apache
1 10 (7.69%) Node.js
2 5 (3.85%) WildFly
3 4 (3.08%) Confluence
4 1 (0.77%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (3.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.77%) EViews
2 1 (0.77%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.31%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.15%) PaaS
2 3 (2.31%) GitHub
3 2 (1.54%) SaaS
4 1 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.77%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (22.31%) TCP/IP
2 18 (13.85%) HTTP
3 13 (10.00%) tcpdump
4 7 (5.38%) Internet
5 3 (2.31%) SSL
6 2 (1.54%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.54%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.54%) LAN
6 2 (1.54%) NAS
6 2 (1.54%) SAN
7 1 (0.77%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.77%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.08%) MySQL
2 15 (11.54%) Big Data
3 10 (7.69%) Amazon Redshift
3 10 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 10 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 9 (6.92%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (6.92%) NoSQL
4 9 (6.92%) Riak
5 6 (4.62%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.85%) Data Mining
7 3 (2.31%) DB2
8 2 (1.54%) Voldemort
9 1 (0.77%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (5.38%) Cucumber
2 6 (4.62%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.85%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (3.08%) FitNesse
4 4 (3.08%) JIRA
4 4 (3.08%) JUnit
4 4 (3.08%) TestLink
4 4 (3.08%) VersionOne
5 3 (2.31%) PowerBuilder
5 3 (2.31%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.77%) Hudson
6 1 (0.77%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.77%) Subversion
6 1 (0.77%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (10.77%) Finance
2 11 (8.46%) Games
2 11 (8.46%) Telecoms
3 9 (6.92%) Advertising
3 9 (6.92%) Manufacturing
3 9 (6.92%) Marketing
4 7 (5.38%) Welsh Language
5 5 (3.85%) Electronics
6 4 (3.08%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.77%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.77%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 70 (53.85%) Developer
2 40 (30.77%) Software Engineer
3 37 (28.46%) Software Developer
4 26 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 24 (18.46%) C++ Developer
6 11 (8.46%) C++ Software Developer
6 11 (8.46%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 11 (8.46%) Java Developer
6 11 (8.46%) Security Engineer
7 9 (6.92%) Java Engineer
8 8 (6.15%) C Software Engineer
8 8 (6.15%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 8 (6.15%) Technical Leader
9 7 (5.38%) C Developer
9 7 (5.38%) C/C++ Developer
9 7 (5.38%) Senior Developer
10 6 (4.62%) Analyst
10 6 (4.62%) Embedded Engineer
10 6 (4.62%) Junior
11 5 (3.85%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (17.69%) .NET
2 19 (14.62%) HTML
3 14 (10.77%) ASP.NET
4 13 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 9 (6.92%) CSS
6 8 (6.15%) STL
6 8 (6.15%) XML
7 7 (5.38%) Web Services
8 5 (3.85%) EJB
8 5 (3.85%) Hibernate
8 5 (3.85%) HTML5
8 5 (3.85%) Java EE
8 5 (3.85%) JNI
8 5 (3.85%) JPA
8 5 (3.85%) JSF
8 5 (3.85%) XHTML
9 4 (3.08%) REST
9 4 (3.08%) SOAP
9 4 (3.08%) WSDL
10 3 (2.31%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 13 (10.00%) User Experience
3 12 (9.23%) DTV
4 10 (7.69%) Grid Computing
5 5 (3.85%) IPTV
6 4 (3.08%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.31%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.31%) AS400
7 3 (2.31%) Digital Media
7 3 (2.31%) FMCG
7 3 (2.31%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.31%) Statistics
8 2 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.54%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.54%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.77%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.77%) Economics
9 1 (0.77%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.77%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.77%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 54 (41.54%) Linux
2 34 (26.15%) Unix
3 21 (16.15%) Windows
4 5 (3.85%) Mac OS
5 4 (3.08%) Android
5 4 (3.08%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.08%) CentOS
5 4 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.54%) AIX
6 2 (1.54%) VMS
7 1 (0.77%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (44.62%) Software Engineering
2 50 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (25.38%) SDLC
4 24 (18.46%) Functional Programming
5 23 (17.69%) OOP
6 21 (16.15%) Scrum
7 20 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
8 18 (13.85%) Data Analysis
9 16 (12.31%) ETL
10 15 (11.54%) OO
10 15 (11.54%) TDD
11 14 (10.77%) BDD
12 12 (9.23%) Online Security
13 10 (7.69%) Machine Learning
14 8 (6.15%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (5.38%) DevOps
15 7 (5.38%) Multithreading
15 7 (5.38%) OOD
15 7 (5.38%) UML
16 6 (4.62%) Mobile Marketing
Programming Languages
1 71 (54.62%) Java
2 53 (40.77%) SQL
3 49 (37.69%) C
4 37 (28.46%) C#
5 34 (26.15%) Python
6 29 (22.31%) JavaScript
7 23 (17.69%) Erlang
7 23 (17.69%) Haskell
8 16 (12.31%) Lisp
9 14 (10.77%) PHP
9 14 (10.77%) Ruby
10 10 (7.69%) Clojure
10 10 (7.69%) Scala
11 8 (6.15%) Objective-C
11 8 (6.15%) VB.NET
12 3 (2.31%) Bash Shell
12 3 (2.31%) COBOL
12 3 (2.31%) Go
12 3 (2.31%) Perl
13 2 (1.54%) SystemTap
Qualifications
1 15 (11.54%) Degree
2 3 (2.31%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (1.54%) ISEB
3 2 (1.54%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.77%) PhD
4 1 (0.77%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.54%) QA
2 1 (0.77%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.77%) IEC 61508
2 1 (0.77%) MISRA
2 1 (0.77%) MISRA C
System Software
1 13 (10.00%) Snort
2 2 (1.54%) NFS
3 1 (0.77%) Firmware
Vendors
1 21 (16.15%) Oracle
2 10 (7.69%) TOWER Software
3 8 (6.15%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.62%) IBM
5 4 (3.08%) Perforce
5 4 (3.08%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.08%) SAP
5 4 (3.08%) Sybase
6 2 (1.54%) EMC
7 1 (0.77%) Cisco
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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