The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bridgend with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South Wales / Bridgend
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 15 11
Permanent jobs citing C++ 0 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bridgend - 12.12% 11.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 26.67% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 6
Median salary - £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.85%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

C++ is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bridgend with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Bridgend
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 11 30 18
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bridgend 57.89% 45.45% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 25 17
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,150 £18,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,850 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Bridgend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bridgend citing C++ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Bridgend

C++
Salary Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ in Bridgend.

Salary trend for C++ in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bridgend region with a requirement for C++.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Broadband
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) STL
2 3 (75.00%) Sony
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (75.00%) Qt
2 3 (75.00%) Cross-Platform Development
3 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) .NET

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Broadband
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) C++ Developer
1 3 (75.00%) C++ Software Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Qt
1 3 (75.00%) STL
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Cross-Platform Development
2 3 (75.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Sony