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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 51 50 30
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -20
Permanent jobs citing C++ 21 35 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.25% 4.18% 6.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.31% 8.12% 13.27%
Number of salaries quoted 20 30 32
Median salary £41,250 £43,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.06% +22.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,900 £17,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £42,100
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
333 431 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 51.55% 51.49% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 312 370 275
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 1 October 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Cardiff

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 50 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (56.06%) Java
3 28 (42.42%) Software Engineering
4 27 (40.91%) Python
5 22 (33.33%) DevOps
6 18 (27.27%) Scrum
6 18 (27.27%) Computer Science
7 16 (24.24%) Mathematics
7 16 (24.24%) Degree
7 16 (24.24%) C
7 16 (24.24%) C#
8 15 (22.73%) PHP
8 15 (22.73%) Linux
9 14 (21.21%) HTTP
9 14 (21.21%) Erlang
9 14 (21.21%) Amazon AWS
10 13 (19.70%) Games
11 12 (18.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 12 (18.18%) STL
12 11 (16.67%) JavaScript
12 11 (16.67%) Online Security
12 11 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
12 11 (16.67%) Welsh Language
12 11 (16.67%) Ruby
12 11 (16.67%) Physics
12 11 (16.67%) Functional Programming
12 11 (16.67%) IaaS
13 10 (15.15%) Unix
14 9 (13.64%) Perl
14 9 (13.64%) Apple iOS

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:

Applications
1 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (21.21%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (16.67%) IaaS
2 11 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.21%) HTTP
2 7 (10.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) Amazon Redshift
1 3 (4.55%) Big Data
1 3 (4.55%) MongoDB
1 3 (4.55%) NoSQL
1 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) MySQL
2 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.52%) DB2
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 6 (9.09%) Subversion
2 5 (7.58%) Android Studio
2 5 (7.58%) Gradle
3 3 (4.55%) Selenium
3 3 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (3.03%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.03%) Hudson
4 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.03%) JUnit
General
1 13 (19.70%) Games
2 11 (16.67%) Welsh Language
3 7 (10.61%) Finance
4 2 (3.03%) Advertising
5 1 (1.52%) Electronics
5 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 32 (48.48%) Developer
2 14 (21.21%) Software Developer
2 14 (21.21%) Software Engineer
3 11 (16.67%) C++ Developer
4 8 (12.12%) Agile Developer
4 8 (12.12%) Development Manager
5 6 (9.09%) Android Developer
5 6 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) Security Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Software Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Developer in Test
7 4 (6.06%) Graduate
7 4 (6.06%) Software Development Manager
8 2 (3.03%) Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) C++ Software Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (3.03%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) Test Automation Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 12 (18.18%) STL
2 6 (9.09%) Android NDK
2 6 (9.09%) CSS
2 6 (9.09%) HTML
3 5 (7.58%) .NET
3 5 (7.58%) OpenCV
3 5 (7.58%) OpenGL
3 5 (7.58%) OpenGL ES
3 5 (7.58%) Web Services
4 3 (4.55%) Node.js
5 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.03%) REST
5 2 (3.03%) SOAP
5 2 (3.03%) WSDL
5 2 (3.03%) XML
6 1 (1.52%) Flash
6 1 (1.52%) Java EE
6 1 (1.52%) WebRTC
6 1 (1.52%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 16 (24.24%) Mathematics
3 11 (16.67%) Physics
4 9 (13.64%) User Experience
5 7 (10.61%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.03%) Informatics
6 2 (3.03%) Life Science
6 2 (3.03%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.73%) Linux
2 10 (15.15%) Unix
3 9 (13.64%) Apple iOS
4 8 (12.12%) Android
5 3 (4.55%) Windows
6 2 (3.03%) CentOS
6 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.03%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (42.42%) Software Engineering
3 22 (33.33%) DevOps
4 18 (27.27%) Scrum
5 11 (16.67%) Functional Programming
5 11 (16.67%) Online Security
6 9 (13.64%) SDLC
7 8 (12.12%) TDD
8 7 (10.61%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (10.61%) Microservices
8 7 (10.61%) Security Operations
9 6 (9.09%) Android Development
9 6 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (9.09%) iOS Development
10 5 (7.58%) BDD
10 5 (7.58%) Computer Vision
11 4 (6.06%) OO
12 3 (4.55%) OOP
13 2 (3.03%) ETL
13 2 (3.03%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (56.06%) Java
2 27 (40.91%) Python
3 16 (24.24%) C
3 16 (24.24%) C#
4 15 (22.73%) PHP
5 14 (21.21%) Erlang
6 11 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 11 (16.67%) Ruby
7 9 (13.64%) Perl
8 7 (10.61%) SQL
9 4 (6.06%) Haskell
9 4 (6.06%) Lisp
10 2 (3.03%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.03%) Korn
10 2 (3.03%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.52%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.52%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (1.52%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 16 (24.24%) Degree
2 3 (4.55%) ISEB
3 2 (3.03%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.03%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.03%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 8 (12.12%) Oracle
2 3 (4.55%) TOWER Software
3 2 (3.03%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.03%) Sybase
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