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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 54 52 24
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -28
Permanent jobs citing C++ 20 22 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.03% 3.26% 6.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.24% 6.30% 13.84%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 39
Median salary £42,500 £41,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.79% +19.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,500 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £55,750 £46,800
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
382 349 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 57.79% 51.70% 48.90%
Number of salaries quoted 361 306 260
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
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 9 December 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Cardiff

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 30 (63.83%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (55.32%) Java
3 21 (44.68%) Python
4 19 (40.43%) Software Engineering
5 16 (34.04%) C#
6 15 (31.91%) Scrum
6 15 (31.91%) DevOps
7 14 (29.79%) PHP
7 14 (29.79%) Computer Science
8 12 (25.53%) Mathematics
8 12 (25.53%) Degree
9 11 (23.40%) C
9 11 (23.40%) User Experience
10 10 (21.28%) Games
10 10 (21.28%) Ruby
11 9 (19.15%) Apple iOS
11 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
12 8 (17.02%) Linux
12 8 (17.02%) Android
13 7 (14.89%) Erlang
13 7 (14.89%) Git (software)
13 7 (14.89%) HTML
13 7 (14.89%) CSS
13 7 (14.89%) TDD
13 7 (14.89%) SDLC
14 6 (12.77%) Android Development
14 6 (12.77%) iOS Development
14 6 (12.77%) .NET
15 5 (10.64%) HTTP
15 5 (10.64%) Subversion

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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.38%) IaaS
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) HTTP
2 4 (8.51%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.26%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.26%) MySQL
2 2 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.26%) Riak
3 1 (2.13%) GIS
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.64%) Subversion
3 4 (8.51%) Visual Studio
4 3 (6.38%) Android Studio
4 3 (6.38%) Gradle
5 2 (4.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (4.26%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.26%) Grunt
5 2 (4.26%) gulp
5 2 (4.26%) Hudson
5 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.26%) JUnit
5 2 (4.26%) Selenium
5 2 (4.26%) webpack
General
1 10 (21.28%) Games
2 3 (6.38%) Advertising
2 3 (6.38%) Welsh Language
3 1 (2.13%) Electronics
3 1 (2.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (59.57%) Developer
2 16 (34.04%) Software Developer
3 10 (21.28%) Agile Developer
3 10 (21.28%) Software Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) C++ Developer
4 6 (12.77%) C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Android Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Graduate
6 4 (8.51%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) C++ Software Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Developer in Test
7 3 (6.38%) Development Manager
7 3 (6.38%) Senior C++ Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Test Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) CSS
1 7 (14.89%) HTML
2 6 (12.77%) .NET
3 4 (8.51%) Android NDK
3 4 (8.51%) OpenGL
3 4 (8.51%) STL
4 3 (6.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 3 (6.38%) OpenCV
4 3 (6.38%) OpenGL ES
5 2 (4.26%) Angular 2
5 2 (4.26%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.26%) Django
5 2 (4.26%) HTML5
5 2 (4.26%) Node.js
5 2 (4.26%) Qt
5 2 (4.26%) React
5 2 (4.26%) Sass
5 2 (4.26%) Web Services
6 1 (2.13%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.79%) Computer Science
2 12 (25.53%) Mathematics
3 11 (23.40%) User Experience
4 2 (4.26%) Informatics
4 2 (4.26%) Life Science
4 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.26%) Physics
4 2 (4.26%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (4.26%) Statistics
5 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Apple iOS
2 8 (17.02%) Android
2 8 (17.02%) Linux
3 4 (8.51%) Windows
4 3 (6.38%) Unix
5 2 (4.26%) CentOS
5 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.26%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (63.83%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (40.43%) Software Engineering
3 15 (31.91%) DevOps
3 15 (31.91%) Scrum
4 7 (14.89%) SDLC
4 7 (14.89%) TDD
5 6 (12.77%) Android Development
5 6 (12.77%) iOS Development
6 5 (10.64%) Functional Programming
7 4 (8.51%) Data Analysis
8 3 (6.38%) Computer Vision
8 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.38%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (6.38%) Online Security
8 3 (6.38%) OO
8 3 (6.38%) Regression Testing
8 3 (6.38%) System Testing
8 3 (6.38%) Test Scripting
8 3 (6.38%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.26%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 26 (55.32%) Java
2 21 (44.68%) Python
3 16 (34.04%) C#
4 14 (29.79%) PHP
5 11 (23.40%) C
6 10 (21.28%) Ruby
7 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
8 7 (14.89%) Erlang
9 4 (8.51%) Objective-C
9 4 (8.51%) Perl
10 3 (6.38%) Haskell
11 2 (4.26%) Apple Swift
11 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
11 2 (4.26%) Clojure
11 2 (4.26%) Korn
11 2 (4.26%) Scala
11 2 (4.26%) SQL
12 1 (2.13%) ActionScript
12 1 (2.13%) Assembly Language
12 1 (2.13%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) Degree
2 3 (6.38%) ISEB
2 3 (6.38%) ISTQB
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle
1 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
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