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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 34 64 34
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -30
Permanent jobs citing C++ 40 20 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.49% 2.47% 5.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.99% 4.99% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 38 14 30
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 £31,750 £22,650 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £38,800 £38,000
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
364 401 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 49.93% 49.51% 45.47%
Number of salaries quoted 338 331 281
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 July 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Cardiff

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 54 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (56.79%) Java
3 35 (43.21%) Python
3 35 (43.21%) Software Engineering
4 23 (28.40%) Computer Science
5 21 (25.93%) C
6 20 (24.69%) SQL
6 20 (24.69%) Degree
6 20 (24.69%) Erlang
7 19 (23.46%) Oracle
7 19 (23.46%) DevOps
8 18 (22.22%) Functional Programming
8 18 (22.22%) STL
8 18 (22.22%) Linux
8 18 (22.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 17 (20.99%) HTTP
9 17 (20.99%) SDLC
10 16 (19.75%) Unix
10 16 (19.75%) C#
10 16 (19.75%) Scrum
10 16 (19.75%) Finance
11 15 (18.52%) Online Security
11 15 (18.52%) Games
11 15 (18.52%) PHP
11 15 (18.52%) Mathematics
12 14 (17.28%) Welsh Language
12 14 (17.28%) Amazon AWS
12 14 (17.28%) TCP/IP
13 13 (16.05%) Physics
14 12 (14.81%) 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.47%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.23%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.23%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.28%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (13.58%) IaaS
4 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.99%) HTTP
2 14 (17.28%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.94%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.35%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 8 (9.88%) Big Data
3 8 (9.88%) MySQL
4 7 (8.64%) NoSQL
5 5 (6.17%) Amazon Redshift
5 5 (6.17%) MongoDB
6 4 (4.94%) DB2
7 3 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (3.70%) Riak
8 2 (2.47%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.23%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Android Studio
1 4 (4.94%) Git (software)
1 4 (4.94%) Gradle
1 4 (4.94%) Subversion
2 2 (2.47%) Selenium
3 1 (1.23%) Mocha
3 1 (1.23%) PhantomJS
3 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (19.75%) Finance
2 15 (18.52%) Games
3 14 (17.28%) Welsh Language
4 1 (1.23%) Advertising
4 1 (1.23%) Electronics
4 1 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 38 (46.91%) Developer
2 21 (25.93%) Software Engineer
3 18 (22.22%) C++ Developer
4 15 (18.52%) Software Developer
5 9 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 9 (11.11%) Security Engineer
6 8 (9.88%) Development Manager
7 7 (8.64%) C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (7.41%) Agile Developer
8 6 (7.41%) Software Manager
9 5 (6.17%) Software Development Manager
10 4 (4.94%) Android Developer
11 3 (3.70%) Erlang Developer
12 2 (2.47%) Delivery Manager
12 2 (2.47%) Developer in Test
12 2 (2.47%) Graduate
12 2 (2.47%) Research Engineer
12 2 (2.47%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
12 2 (2.47%) Senior Software Engineer
13 1 (1.23%) Delivery Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (22.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 18 (22.22%) STL
2 7 (8.64%) Web Services
3 5 (6.17%) Node.js
4 4 (4.94%) Android NDK
4 4 (4.94%) CSS
4 4 (4.94%) HTML
4 4 (4.94%) OpenCV
4 4 (4.94%) OpenGL
4 4 (4.94%) OpenGL ES
4 4 (4.94%) REST
4 4 (4.94%) SOAP
4 4 (4.94%) WSDL
4 4 (4.94%) XML
5 2 (2.47%) .NET
5 2 (2.47%) Lucene
6 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (28.40%) Computer Science
2 15 (18.52%) Mathematics
3 13 (16.05%) Physics
4 7 (8.64%) Security Operations Centre
5 6 (7.41%) User Experience
6 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.70%) Grid Computing
7 2 (2.47%) Informatics
7 2 (2.47%) Life Science
7 2 (2.47%) Statistics
8 1 (1.23%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 18 (22.22%) Linux
2 16 (19.75%) Unix
3 4 (4.94%) Android
3 4 (4.94%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (43.21%) Software Engineering
3 19 (23.46%) DevOps
4 18 (22.22%) Functional Programming
5 17 (20.99%) SDLC
6 16 (19.75%) Scrum
7 15 (18.52%) Online Security
8 9 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (11.11%) Data Analysis
8 9 (11.11%) TDD
9 8 (9.88%) ETL
10 7 (8.64%) Microservices
10 7 (8.64%) OO
10 7 (8.64%) Security Operations
11 6 (7.41%) BDD
11 6 (7.41%) Machine Learning
11 6 (7.41%) OOP
12 5 (6.17%) Analytics
13 4 (4.94%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (56.79%) Java
2 35 (43.21%) Python
3 21 (25.93%) C
4 20 (24.69%) Erlang
4 20 (24.69%) SQL
5 16 (19.75%) C#
6 15 (18.52%) PHP
7 11 (13.58%) Haskell
7 11 (13.58%) Ruby
8 10 (12.35%) JavaScript
9 8 (9.88%) Lisp
10 7 (8.64%) Perl
11 6 (7.41%) Scala
12 3 (3.70%) Clojure
13 1 (1.23%) Assembly Language
13 1 (1.23%) MATLAB
13 1 (1.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (24.69%) Degree
2 5 (6.17%) ISEB
3 2 (2.47%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.47%) PMP
4 1 (1.23%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.94%) Snort
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 19 (23.46%) Oracle
2 6 (7.41%) TOWER Software
3 4 (4.94%) Sybase
4 1 (1.23%) Microsoft
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