The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 37 57 48
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -9
Permanent jobs citing C++ 31 18 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.68% 2.98% 3.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.60% 7.06% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 21
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
323 255 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 48.79% 42.15% 57.48%
Number of salaries quoted 268 215 314
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,450 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £47,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 4 May 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Cardiff

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 40 (65.57%) Java
2 21 (34.43%) SQL
3 18 (29.51%) PHP
4 16 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (22.95%) C
5 14 (22.95%) Linux
6 13 (21.31%) OO
6 13 (21.31%) Finance
6 13 (21.31%) Ruby
7 12 (19.67%) Computer Science
7 12 (19.67%) Python
7 12 (19.67%) JavaScript
7 12 (19.67%) MySQL
8 11 (18.03%) Big Data
9 10 (16.39%) QA
9 10 (16.39%) Software Engineering
9 10 (16.39%) Systems Analysis
9 10 (16.39%) C#
10 9 (14.75%) UNIX
10 9 (14.75%) Scrum
10 9 (14.75%) Degree
11 8 (13.11%) J2EE
11 8 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (11.48%) ETL
12 7 (11.48%) Web Services
12 7 (11.48%) Spring
12 7 (11.48%) Unit Testing
13 6 (9.84%) BDD
13 6 (9.84%) TDD
13 6 (9.84%) MATLAB

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.56%) SAS
2 2 (3.28%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) EViews
1 4 (6.56%) SPSS
2 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) SaaS
2 1 (1.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) RFID
2 2 (3.28%) tcpdump
2 2 (3.28%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (3.28%) HTTP
2 2 (3.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.67%) MySQL
2 11 (18.03%) Big Data
3 6 (9.84%) Relational Database
4 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.92%) DB2
6 2 (3.28%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.28%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.28%) HPCC
6 2 (3.28%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.64%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.64%) Riak
7 1 (1.64%) Voldemort
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (21.31%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Electronics
3 3 (4.92%) Advertising
4 2 (3.28%) Retail
5 1 (1.64%) Banking
5 1 (1.64%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (52.46%) Developer
2 15 (24.59%) Software Developer
2 15 (24.59%) Senior Developer
3 9 (14.75%) Senior Software Developer
4 8 (13.11%) Software Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Java Developer
5 7 (11.48%) Software Manager
6 6 (9.84%) Architect
7 5 (8.20%) C++ Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Development Manager
7 5 (8.20%) Senior Architect
8 4 (6.56%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (6.56%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Software Development Manager
9 3 (4.92%) Software Delivery Manager
9 3 (4.92%) PHP Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Analyst
9 3 (4.92%) Software Architect
9 3 (4.92%) Senior Software Architect
10 2 (3.28%) Customer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.11%) J2EE
2 7 (11.48%) Web Services
2 7 (11.48%) Spring
3 6 (9.84%) CSS
3 6 (9.84%) HTML
3 6 (9.84%) .NET
4 4 (6.56%) Ajax
5 2 (3.28%) Zend Framework
5 2 (3.28%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (1.64%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) Computer Science
2 8 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.56%) Web 2.0
3 4 (6.56%) Life Science
4 2 (3.28%) Credit Risk
4 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.28%) Grid Computing
4 2 (3.28%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.28%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.64%) Economics
5 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.64%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.95%) Linux
2 9 (14.75%) UNIX
3 5 (8.20%) Windows
4 4 (6.56%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (21.31%) OO
3 10 (16.39%) Software Engineering
3 10 (16.39%) Systems Analysis
4 9 (14.75%) Scrum
5 7 (11.48%) ETL
5 7 (11.48%) Unit Testing
6 6 (9.84%) BDD
6 6 (9.84%) TDD
6 6 (9.84%) Validation
6 6 (9.84%) OOP
6 6 (9.84%) Software Delivery
7 4 (6.56%) Analytics
7 4 (6.56%) Automated Testing
7 4 (6.56%) Configuration Management
7 4 (6.56%) Build Automation
7 4 (6.56%) Automation Testing
7 4 (6.56%) People Management
8 3 (4.92%) Customer Analytics
8 3 (4.92%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (65.57%) Java
2 21 (34.43%) SQL
3 18 (29.51%) PHP
4 14 (22.95%) C
5 13 (21.31%) Ruby
6 12 (19.67%) Python
6 12 (19.67%) JavaScript
7 10 (16.39%) C#
8 6 (9.84%) MATLAB
8 6 (9.84%) Embedded C
8 6 (9.84%) Perl
9 5 (8.20%) Embedded C++
10 4 (6.56%) R
11 3 (4.92%) Erlang
12 1 (1.64%) SystemTap
12 1 (1.64%) Lisp
12 1 (1.64%) VB
12 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.64%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 9 (14.75%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.39%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) Basel II
System Software
1 4 (6.56%) Firmware
2 2 (3.28%) Snort
Vendors
1 6 (9.84%) TOWER Software
2 5 (8.20%) Oracle
2 5 (8.20%) Sybase
3 2 (3.28%) Zend
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £36000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago