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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 45 55 34
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -21
Permanent jobs citing C++ 30 28 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.18% 3.32% 5.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.65% 6.80% 12.42%
Number of salaries quoted 29 21 28
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £26,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £60,000 £35,750
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
347 412 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 48.33% 48.87% 46.65%
Number of salaries quoted 320 347 279
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 August 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Cardiff

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 52 (69.33%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (57.33%) Java
3 33 (44.00%) Python
4 31 (41.33%) Software Engineering
5 22 (29.33%) Computer Science
6 21 (28.00%) Degree
6 21 (28.00%) DevOps
7 18 (24.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 18 (24.00%) Linux
7 18 (24.00%) C
7 18 (24.00%) STL
7 18 (24.00%) Scrum
8 17 (22.67%) Mathematics
8 17 (22.67%) Erlang
9 16 (21.33%) PHP
9 16 (21.33%) HTTP
10 15 (20.00%) C#
10 15 (20.00%) Games
11 14 (18.67%) Oracle
11 14 (18.67%) Amazon AWS
11 14 (18.67%) Functional Programming
12 13 (17.33%) SDLC
12 13 (17.33%) Physics
12 13 (17.33%) Unix
12 13 (17.33%) Online Security
13 12 (16.00%) Finance
13 12 (16.00%) JavaScript
13 12 (16.00%) Welsh Language
14 11 (14.67%) Ruby
14 11 (14.67%) Microsoft Azure

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 3 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.67%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (14.67%) IaaS
2 11 (14.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.33%) HTTP
2 10 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.67%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.33%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.67%) Amazon Redshift
3 5 (6.67%) Big Data
3 5 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 5 (6.67%) MySQL
4 4 (5.33%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.00%) DB2
6 1 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.33%) Riak
Development Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Android Studio
1 5 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 5 (6.67%) Gradle
1 5 (6.67%) Subversion
2 3 (4.00%) Selenium
3 2 (2.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (2.67%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.67%) Hudson
3 2 (2.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.67%) JUnit
3 2 (2.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (20.00%) Games
2 12 (16.00%) Finance
2 12 (16.00%) Welsh Language
3 1 (1.33%) Advertising
3 1 (1.33%) Electronics
3 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 37 (49.33%) Developer
2 16 (21.33%) C++ Developer
2 16 (21.33%) Software Engineer
3 14 (18.67%) Software Developer
4 9 (12.00%) Development Manager
5 7 (9.33%) Agile Developer
5 7 (9.33%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 7 (9.33%) Security Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) Software Manager
7 5 (6.67%) Android Developer
7 5 (6.67%) Software Development Manager
8 4 (5.33%) Developer in Test
8 4 (5.33%) Graduate
9 2 (2.67%) C++ Software Developer
9 2 (2.67%) Delivery Manager
9 2 (2.67%) Graduate Developer
9 2 (2.67%) Test Automation Developer
9 2 (2.67%) Test Automation Engineer
9 2 (2.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (24.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 18 (24.00%) STL
2 6 (8.00%) Web Services
3 5 (6.67%) Android NDK
3 5 (6.67%) CSS
3 5 (6.67%) HTML
3 5 (6.67%) Node.js
3 5 (6.67%) OpenCV
3 5 (6.67%) OpenGL
3 5 (6.67%) OpenGL ES
4 4 (5.33%) .NET
5 3 (4.00%) REST
5 3 (4.00%) SOAP
5 3 (4.00%) WSDL
5 3 (4.00%) XML
6 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.33%) Qt
7 1 (1.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (29.33%) Computer Science
2 17 (22.67%) Mathematics
3 13 (17.33%) Physics
4 7 (9.33%) Security Operations Centre
4 7 (9.33%) User Experience
5 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.67%) Informatics
5 2 (2.67%) Life Science
5 2 (2.67%) Statistics
6 1 (1.33%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.00%) Linux
2 13 (17.33%) Unix
3 7 (9.33%) Android
3 7 (9.33%) Apple iOS
4 4 (5.33%) Windows
5 2 (2.67%) CentOS
5 2 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (69.33%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (41.33%) Software Engineering
3 21 (28.00%) DevOps
4 18 (24.00%) Scrum
5 14 (18.67%) Functional Programming
6 13 (17.33%) Online Security
6 13 (17.33%) SDLC
7 9 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (12.00%) TDD
8 7 (9.33%) BDD
8 7 (9.33%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (9.33%) Microservices
8 7 (9.33%) Security Operations
9 6 (8.00%) OO
10 5 (6.67%) Android Development
10 5 (6.67%) Computer Vision
10 5 (6.67%) ETL
10 5 (6.67%) iOS Development
10 5 (6.67%) OOP
11 4 (5.33%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 43 (57.33%) Java
2 33 (44.00%) Python
3 18 (24.00%) C
4 17 (22.67%) Erlang
5 16 (21.33%) PHP
6 15 (20.00%) C#
7 12 (16.00%) JavaScript
8 11 (14.67%) Ruby
8 11 (14.67%) SQL
9 9 (12.00%) Perl
10 7 (9.33%) Haskell
11 6 (8.00%) Lisp
12 2 (2.67%) Bash Shell
12 2 (2.67%) Korn
12 2 (2.67%) Objective-C
13 1 (1.33%) Assembly Language
13 1 (1.33%) Clojure
13 1 (1.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 21 (28.00%) Degree
2 4 (5.33%) ISEB
3 2 (2.67%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.67%) PMP
4 1 (1.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) Snort
1 2 (2.67%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 14 (18.67%) Oracle
2 5 (6.67%) TOWER Software
3 3 (4.00%) Sybase
4 2 (2.67%) Red Hat
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