The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 30 59 53
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -6
Permanent jobs citing C++ 44 17 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.43% 2.23% 3.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.68% 4.94% 7.90%
Number of salaries quoted 43 11 21
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £35,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
C++
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
347 344 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 50.73% 45.03% 41.87%
Number of salaries quoted 323 277 258
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,959
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,200 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

C++
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

C++ Salary Trend in Cardiff

C++
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Cardiff

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for C++.

1 51 (59.30%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (55.81%) Java
3 33 (38.37%) Software Engineering
4 32 (37.21%) Python
5 28 (32.56%) SQL
6 24 (27.91%) C
7 23 (26.74%) Computer Science
8 21 (24.42%) Degree
8 21 (24.42%) Erlang
8 21 (24.42%) Oracle
9 20 (23.26%) Functional Programming
10 19 (22.09%) SDLC
10 19 (22.09%) C#
10 19 (22.09%) Unix
10 19 (22.09%) Finance
11 18 (20.93%) Linux
11 18 (20.93%) STL
11 18 (20.93%) TCP/IP
11 18 (20.93%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 16 (18.60%) DevOps
12 16 (18.60%) HTTP
12 16 (18.60%) PHP
13 15 (17.44%) Games
13 15 (17.44%) Scrum
13 15 (17.44%) Welsh Language
14 14 (16.28%) Mathematics
14 14 (16.28%) Haskell
14 14 (16.28%) Online Security
15 13 (15.12%) Physics
16 12 (13.95%) Ruby

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 2 (2.33%) Apache Spark
1 2 (2.33%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.33%) SPSS
3 1 (1.16%) EViews
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.79%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (10.47%) IaaS
4 1 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.93%) TCP/IP
2 16 (18.60%) HTTP
3 5 (5.81%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.79%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.63%) MySQL
3 9 (10.47%) Big Data
3 9 (10.47%) NoSQL
3 9 (10.47%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.98%) Amazon Redshift
4 6 (6.98%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (6.98%) MongoDB
4 6 (6.98%) Riak
5 4 (4.65%) DB2
6 2 (2.33%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.16%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.16%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Android Studio
1 2 (2.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.33%) Gradle
1 2 (2.33%) PowerBuilder
1 2 (2.33%) Selenium
1 2 (2.33%) Subversion
2 1 (1.16%) Mocha
2 1 (1.16%) PhantomJS
2 1 (1.16%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (22.09%) Finance
2 15 (17.44%) Games
2 15 (17.44%) Welsh Language
3 1 (1.16%) Advertising
3 1 (1.16%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.16%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 45 (52.33%) Developer
2 21 (24.42%) C++ Developer
2 21 (24.42%) Software Developer
2 21 (24.42%) Software Engineer
3 9 (10.47%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 9 (10.47%) Security Engineer
4 8 (9.30%) C++ Software Engineer
5 6 (6.98%) Development Manager
5 6 (6.98%) Erlang Developer
6 5 (5.81%) Agile Developer
6 5 (5.81%) Software Manager
7 4 (4.65%) Software Development Manager
8 3 (3.49%) Graduate
9 2 (2.33%) Analyst
9 2 (2.33%) C++ Software Developer
9 2 (2.33%) Delivery Manager
9 2 (2.33%) Graduate Developer
9 2 (2.33%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.33%) Senior Software Developer
9 2 (2.33%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.93%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 18 (20.93%) STL
2 9 (10.47%) Web Services
3 8 (9.30%) XML
4 6 (6.98%) Node.js
5 5 (5.81%) .NET
5 5 (5.81%) REST
5 5 (5.81%) SOAP
5 5 (5.81%) WSDL
6 3 (3.49%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.33%) Android NDK
7 2 (2.33%) CSS
7 2 (2.33%) HTML
7 2 (2.33%) Lucene
7 2 (2.33%) OpenCV
7 2 (2.33%) OpenGL
7 2 (2.33%) OpenGL ES
8 1 (1.16%) Ajax
8 1 (1.16%) JSON
8 1 (1.16%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (26.74%) Computer Science
2 14 (16.28%) Mathematics
3 13 (15.12%) Physics
4 6 (6.98%) Security Operations Centre
4 6 (6.98%) User Experience
5 4 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.65%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.16%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.16%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.16%) Economics
6 1 (1.16%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.09%) Unix
2 18 (20.93%) Linux
3 4 (4.65%) Windows
4 2 (2.33%) Android
4 2 (2.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.16%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (59.30%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (38.37%) Software Engineering
3 20 (23.26%) Functional Programming
4 19 (22.09%) SDLC
5 16 (18.60%) DevOps
6 15 (17.44%) Scrum
7 14 (16.28%) Online Security
8 11 (12.79%) Data Analysis
9 10 (11.63%) ETL
9 10 (11.63%) OO
9 10 (11.63%) TDD
10 9 (10.47%) Cybersecurity
11 8 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (8.14%) BDD
12 7 (8.14%) OOP
13 6 (6.98%) Microservices
13 6 (6.98%) Multithreading
13 6 (6.98%) Security Operations
14 5 (5.81%) Machine Learning
15 3 (3.49%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 48 (55.81%) Java
2 32 (37.21%) Python
3 28 (32.56%) SQL
4 24 (27.91%) C
5 21 (24.42%) Erlang
6 19 (22.09%) C#
7 16 (18.60%) PHP
8 14 (16.28%) Haskell
9 12 (13.95%) Ruby
10 10 (11.63%) JavaScript
11 9 (10.47%) Scala
12 8 (9.30%) Lisp
13 6 (6.98%) Clojure
13 6 (6.98%) Perl
14 3 (3.49%) MATLAB
14 3 (3.49%) VB.NET
15 2 (2.33%) Assembly Language
16 1 (1.16%) Fortran
16 1 (1.16%) R
Qualifications
1 21 (24.42%) Degree
2 5 (5.81%) ISEB
3 2 (2.33%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.33%) PMP
4 1 (1.16%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.16%) PhD
4 1 (1.16%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.16%) IEC 61508
2 1 (1.16%) MISRA
2 1 (1.16%) MISRA C
System Software
1 5 (5.81%) Snort
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 21 (24.42%) Oracle
2 7 (8.14%) TOWER Software
3 5 (5.81%) Sybase
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Colston Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago