C++ Jobs in Wales

C++
UK > Wales

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 4 March 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
4 Mar 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 88 86 94
Rank change year-on-year -2 +8 -25
Permanent jobs citing C++ 36 45 48
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 2.14% 2.71% 2.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.69% 6.72% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 35 12 24
10th Percentile £33,250 £36,625 £33,674
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -10.00%
75th Percentile £56,875 £58,125 £52,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £61,125 £61,000
UK median annual salary £60,250 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -7.31% - +13.04%

All Programming Languages
Wales

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 Wales with a requirement for coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 538 670 810
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 31.99% 40.31% 44.05%
Number of salaries quoted 386 328 547
10th Percentile £31,875 £32,500 £33,697
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,039 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +15.30%
75th Percentile £65,000 £64,250 £62,750
90th Percentile £73,091 £75,375 £75,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +9.09%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Wales

C++
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C++ in Wales.

Salary trend for C++ in Wales

C++
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing C++ in Wales over the 6 months to 4 March 2024.

Salary histogram for C++ in Wales

C++
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Wales region over the 6 months to 4 March 2024. 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
Jobs
South Wales 0 21 £50,000 - 17
West Wales +10 12 £53,750 -2.27% 9
North Wales +10 1 £27,500 - 1
Mid Wales -8 1 £50,000 - 6
C++
UK

C++
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Wales by Category

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

Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) Azure
2 3 (8.33%) Azure DevOps
3 2 (5.56%) SaaS
4 1 (2.78%) Azure Service Fabric
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.78%) Profibus
1 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (38.89%) Git
2 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.78%) GitLab
3 1 (2.78%) NUnit
3 1 (2.78%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (8.33%) Electronics
2 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Health Technology
3 1 (2.78%) Legal
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Developer
2 10 (27.78%) Senior
3 5 (13.89%) Applications Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Lead
4 4 (11.11%) C++ Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Junior
5 3 (8.33%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.56%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Embedded Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Firmware Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Junior Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Machine Learning Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Software Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (47.22%) .NET
2 11 (30.56%) CSS
2 11 (30.56%) HTML
3 10 (27.78%) Vue
4 7 (19.44%) WinForms
4 7 (19.44%) WPF
5 4 (11.11%) .NET Core
6 3 (8.33%) .NET Framework
7 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
7 2 (5.56%) HTML5
7 2 (5.56%) NumPy
7 2 (5.56%) OpenVINO
7 2 (5.56%) Pandas
7 2 (5.56%) PyTorch
7 2 (5.56%) React
7 2 (5.56%) scikit-learn
7 2 (5.56%) TensorFlow
8 1 (2.78%) CSS3
8 1 (2.78%) Direct3D
8 1 (2.78%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) IoT
1 2 (5.56%) Smart City
2 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (2.78%) ARM Cortex
2 1 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.78%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Linux
2 2 (5.56%) Windows
3 1 (2.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Software Engineering
2 13 (36.11%) DevOps
2 13 (36.11%) SDLC
3 9 (25.00%) CI/CD
4 8 (22.22%) Full Stack Development
4 8 (22.22%) Kanban
5 6 (16.67%) Mathematics
6 4 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (8.33%) Agile
7 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
7 3 (8.33%) OO
7 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.56%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (5.56%) Deep Learning
8 2 (5.56%) Machine Learning
8 2 (5.56%) Open Source
8 2 (5.56%) Project Management
8 2 (5.56%) Scrum
8 2 (5.56%) Software Testing
8 2 (5.56%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 31 (86.11%) C#
2 19 (52.78%) C
3 11 (30.56%) SQL
4 10 (27.78%) TypeScript
5 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 4 (11.11%) Python
7 2 (5.56%) Java
8 1 (2.78%) Embedded C++
8 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.56%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (2.78%) ISO 13485
1 1 (2.78%) MISRA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) Renesas