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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 27 44 56
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +12
Permanent jobs citing C++ 45 23 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 7.01% 3.36% 2.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.35% 7.32% 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 44 16 16
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 £33,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,750 £38,750
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
337 314 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 52.49% 45.84% 42.51%
Number of salaries quoted 313 259 241
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 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 28 May 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Cardiff

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 48 (56.47%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (55.29%) Java
3 35 (41.18%) SQL
4 31 (36.47%) Python
4 31 (36.47%) Software Engineering
5 24 (28.24%) C
5 24 (28.24%) SDLC
6 23 (27.06%) Oracle
6 23 (27.06%) Computer Science
7 22 (25.88%) Erlang
7 22 (25.88%) Finance
8 21 (24.71%) Functional Programming
9 20 (23.53%) Unix
10 19 (22.35%) C#
10 19 (22.35%) TCP/IP
11 18 (21.18%) Linux
11 18 (21.18%) Degree
12 17 (20.00%) Haskell
13 16 (18.82%) PHP
13 16 (18.82%) HTTP
14 15 (17.65%) STL
14 15 (17.65%) Scrum
14 15 (17.65%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 14 (16.47%) DevOps
15 14 (16.47%) Games
15 14 (16.47%) Welsh Language
15 14 (16.47%) Online Security
16 13 (15.29%) ETL
16 13 (15.29%) MySQL
16 13 (15.29%) Data Analysis

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 6 (7.06%) Node.js
2 2 (2.35%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.35%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.35%) SPSS
3 1 (1.18%) EViews
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.59%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (9.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (8.24%) IaaS
4 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (22.35%) TCP/IP
2 16 (18.82%) HTTP
3 7 (8.24%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.29%) MySQL
2 12 (14.12%) SQL Server
3 10 (11.76%) NoSQL
4 9 (10.59%) Big Data
4 9 (10.59%) Relational Database
5 7 (8.24%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (8.24%) Riak
6 6 (7.06%) Amazon Redshift
6 6 (7.06%) MongoDB
7 4 (4.71%) DB2
8 2 (2.35%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.18%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (3.53%) PowerBuilder
2 2 (2.35%) Selenium
3 1 (1.18%) Android Studio
3 1 (1.18%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.18%) Gradle
3 1 (1.18%) Mocha
3 1 (1.18%) PhantomJS
3 1 (1.18%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.18%) Subversion
General
1 22 (25.88%) Finance
2 14 (16.47%) Games
2 14 (16.47%) Welsh Language
3 1 (1.18%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 49 (57.65%) Developer
2 27 (31.76%) Software Developer
3 22 (25.88%) C++ Developer
4 19 (22.35%) Software Engineer
5 8 (9.41%) C++ Software Engineer
5 8 (9.41%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 8 (9.41%) Security Engineer
6 7 (8.24%) Development Manager
6 7 (8.24%) Erlang Developer
7 6 (7.06%) Software Manager
8 5 (5.88%) C++ Software Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Senior C++ Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Senior Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Software Development Manager
9 4 (4.71%) Agile Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Junior
9 4 (4.71%) Junior C++ Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Junior Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.65%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 15 (17.65%) STL
2 11 (12.94%) Web Services
3 10 (11.76%) XML
4 6 (7.06%) .NET
4 6 (7.06%) REST
4 6 (7.06%) SOAP
4 6 (7.06%) WSDL
5 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.35%) Lucene
7 1 (1.18%) Ajax
7 1 (1.18%) Android NDK
7 1 (1.18%) CSS
7 1 (1.18%) HTML
7 1 (1.18%) JSON
7 1 (1.18%) OpenCV
7 1 (1.18%) OpenGL
7 1 (1.18%) OpenGL ES
7 1 (1.18%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (27.06%) Computer Science
2 11 (12.94%) Mathematics
3 9 (10.59%) Physics
4 6 (7.06%) User Experience
5 5 (5.88%) Grid Computing
6 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.71%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.18%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.18%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.18%) Economics
7 1 (1.18%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (23.53%) Unix
2 18 (21.18%) Linux
3 2 (2.35%) Windows
4 1 (1.18%) Android
4 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.18%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (56.47%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (36.47%) Software Engineering
3 24 (28.24%) SDLC
4 21 (24.71%) Functional Programming
5 15 (17.65%) Scrum
6 14 (16.47%) DevOps
6 14 (16.47%) Online Security
7 13 (15.29%) Data Analysis
7 13 (15.29%) ETL
8 12 (14.12%) OO
9 9 (10.59%) TDD
10 8 (9.41%) Cybersecurity
11 7 (8.24%) BDD
11 7 (8.24%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (8.24%) Multithreading
11 7 (8.24%) OOP
12 6 (7.06%) Machine Learning
13 4 (4.71%) Microservices
13 4 (4.71%) Security Operations
13 4 (4.71%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 47 (55.29%) Java
2 35 (41.18%) SQL
3 31 (36.47%) Python
4 24 (28.24%) C
5 22 (25.88%) Erlang
6 19 (22.35%) C#
7 17 (20.00%) Haskell
8 16 (18.82%) PHP
9 11 (12.94%) Ruby
10 10 (11.76%) Lisp
10 10 (11.76%) Scala
11 9 (10.59%) JavaScript
12 7 (8.24%) Clojure
13 5 (5.88%) VB.NET
14 4 (4.71%) Perl
15 3 (3.53%) MATLAB
16 1 (1.18%) Assembly Language
16 1 (1.18%) Fortran
16 1 (1.18%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (21.18%) Degree
2 4 (4.71%) ISEB
3 2 (2.35%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.35%) PMP
4 1 (1.18%) PhD
4 1 (1.18%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.18%) IEC 61508
2 1 (1.18%) MISRA
2 1 (1.18%) MISRA C
System Software
1 7 (8.24%) Snort
Vendors
1 23 (27.06%) Oracle
2 7 (8.24%) TOWER Software
3 6 (7.06%) Sybase
4 1 (1.18%) Microsoft
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