The first table below looks at the demand for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 51 55 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -43
Permanent jobs citing C++ 15 17 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.51% 2.91% 11.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.05% 4.90% 22.27%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 49
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
248 347 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 41.47% 59.32% 50.81%
Number of salaries quoted 208 315 207
Average salary £35,000 £34,400 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.74% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
C++
South Wales

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Cardiff

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C++.

1 15 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 12 (50.00%) Java
3 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
4 9 (37.50%) OO
5 8 (33.33%) C
6 6 (25.00%) SQL
6 6 (25.00%) TDD
7 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
7 5 (20.83%) Web Services
7 5 (20.83%) Linux
7 5 (20.83%) UML
8 4 (16.67%) UNIX
8 4 (16.67%) XML
8 4 (16.67%) C#
8 4 (16.67%) PHP
8 4 (16.67%) OOD
8 4 (16.67%) GIS
8 4 (16.67%) Electronics
8 4 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (12.50%) Android SDK
9 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
9 3 (12.50%) GWT
9 3 (12.50%) jQuery
9 3 (12.50%) Ext JS
9 3 (12.50%) Android
9 3 (12.50%) Games
9 3 (12.50%) Hibernate
9 3 (12.50%) Spring
9 3 (12.50%) Java EE
9 3 (12.50%) Finance

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (4.17%) CruiseControl
2 1 (4.17%) Subversion
2 1 (4.17%) Hudson
2 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.17%) Grunt
2 1 (4.17%) Ant
General
1 4 (16.67%) Electronics
2 3 (12.50%) Games
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Advertising
4 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Software Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) C++ Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.33%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) Web Services
2 4 (16.67%) XML
3 3 (12.50%) Android SDK
3 3 (12.50%) GWT
3 3 (12.50%) jQuery
3 3 (12.50%) Ext JS
3 3 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 3 (12.50%) Spring
3 3 (12.50%) Java EE
3 3 (12.50%) OpenGL
3 3 (12.50%) .NET
3 3 (12.50%) J2EE
4 2 (8.33%) CSS
5 1 (4.17%) Ajax
5 1 (4.17%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) GIS
1 4 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (8.33%) Device Driver
2 2 (8.33%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.17%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
2 4 (16.67%) UNIX
3 3 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 9 (37.50%) OO
3 6 (25.00%) TDD
4 5 (20.83%) UML
5 4 (16.67%) OOD
6 3 (12.50%) OOP
7 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.17%) Scrum
8 1 (4.17%) Information Architecture
8 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (4.17%) 3D Visualisation
8 1 (4.17%) Web Services Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) Java
2 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
3 8 (33.33%) C
4 6 (25.00%) SQL
5 4 (16.67%) C#
5 4 (16.67%) PHP
6 3 (12.50%) VC++
7 2 (8.33%) Delphi
8 1 (4.17%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle
Cardiff
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago