Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Torfaen with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
South Wales > Torfaen
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 18 13
Rank change year-on-year +4 -5 -9
Permanent jobs citing C++ 10 12 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 12.66% 13.33% 17.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.23% 19.35% 26.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 22
Torfaen median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +24.14% +5.07%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £56,875 £43,625
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11% +2.86%

C++ is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Torfaen with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Torfaen
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 52 62 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 65.82% 68.89% 66.17%
Number of salaries quoted 45 46 87
Torfaen median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.29% -5.56%
10th Percentile £23,750 £24,875 £22,250
90th Percentile £52,000 £55,000 £42,500
South Wales median annual salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Torfaen

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Torfaen.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Torfaen

C++
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Salary trend for C++ in Torfaen

C++
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Torfaen region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cwmbran +4 10 £45,000 - 1
C++
South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Torfaen region with a requirement for C++.

1 8 (80.00%) C
2 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Android
3 4 (40.00%) Advertising
4 3 (30.00%) Firmware
4 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (30.00%) Embedded C
4 3 (30.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) MTS
4 3 (30.00%) OOD
4 3 (30.00%) Android Development
4 3 (30.00%) DevOps
4 3 (30.00%) SOLID
4 3 (30.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (20.00%) Coaching
5 2 (20.00%) Android SDK
5 2 (20.00%) BDD
5 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (20.00%) Big Data
5 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) Retail
5 2 (20.00%) SSH
5 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (20.00%) SMTP
5 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
5 2 (20.00%) Python

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Torfaen 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) MTS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (20.00%) Internet
2 2 (20.00%) SMTP
2 2 (20.00%) SSH
2 2 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (10.00%) HTTP
3 1 (10.00%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) JUnit
1 1 (10.00%) TestLink
1 1 (10.00%) VersionOne
General
1 4 (40.00%) Advertising
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Android Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C++ Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Firmware Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior C++ Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Firmware Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Principal Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Android SDK
2 1 (10.00%) JSON
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Android
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (10.00%) CentOS
4 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Android Development
3 3 (30.00%) DevOps
3 3 (30.00%) OO
3 3 (30.00%) OOD
3 3 (30.00%) SDLC
3 3 (30.00%) SOLID
4 2 (20.00%) BDD
4 2 (20.00%) Coaching
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) OOP
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (20.00%) UML
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) iOS Development
5 1 (10.00%) Personalization
5 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C
2 3 (30.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (30.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) PHP
3 2 (20.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Apple Swift
4 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) Korn
4 1 (10.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat