The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 30 38 30
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing C++ 67 68 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 6.00% 5.37% 6.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.14% 10.41% 13.75%
Number of salaries quoted 65 56 63
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 £26,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
C++
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 South Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
552 653 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 49.42% 51.54% 48.34%
Number of salaries quoted 516 561 493
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 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

C++
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the South Wales region.

C++ Salary Trend in South Wales

C++
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in South Wales

C++
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +13 31 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Bridgend +4 22 £35,000 -2.77% 3
Torfaen +2 8 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Newport -1 4 £48,750 +77.27% 2
C++
Wales

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 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 South Wales region with a requirement for C++.

1 109 (70.78%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (51.95%) Software Engineering
3 72 (46.75%) Java
4 71 (46.10%) Python
5 62 (40.26%) Computer Science
6 49 (31.82%) C#
7 47 (30.52%) Degree
8 38 (24.68%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 38 (24.68%) Linux
9 37 (24.03%) Mathematics
10 35 (22.73%) DevOps
10 35 (22.73%) Scrum
11 34 (22.08%) Analytics
11 34 (22.08%) Informatics
11 34 (22.08%) Life Science
12 33 (21.43%) C
13 29 (18.83%) SQL
13 29 (18.83%) Windows
14 28 (18.18%) Oracle
15 24 (15.58%) SQL Server
16 23 (14.94%) Physics
16 23 (14.94%) Machine Learning
17 22 (14.29%) Relational Database
17 22 (14.29%) Data Analysis
17 22 (14.29%) SDLC
18 21 (13.64%) JavaScript
18 21 (13.64%) Health Informatics
19 20 (12.99%) Statistics
19 20 (12.99%) HTML
19 20 (12.99%) MySQL

C++
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 14 (9.09%) Tornado
2 5 (3.25%) Apache
2 5 (3.25%) Apache Pig
2 5 (3.25%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (2.60%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (7.14%) IaaS
2 11 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.60%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.39%) HTTP
2 13 (8.44%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.30%) tcpdump
4 1 (0.65%) Broadband
4 1 (0.65%) Internet
4 1 (0.65%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (15.58%) SQL Server
2 22 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 20 (12.99%) MySQL
4 15 (9.74%) RDBMS
5 14 (9.09%) SQLite
6 10 (6.49%) Big Data
7 9 (5.84%) NoSQL
8 5 (3.25%) Amazon Redshift
8 5 (3.25%) Apache Hive
8 5 (3.25%) Hadoop
8 5 (3.25%) Mahout
8 5 (3.25%) MongoDB
9 4 (2.60%) Data Mining
10 3 (1.95%) DB2
11 1 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.65%) Riak
11 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (6.49%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.90%) Subversion
3 5 (3.25%) Android Studio
3 5 (3.25%) Gradle
4 4 (2.60%) Selenium
5 3 (1.95%) JUnit
6 2 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.30%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.30%) Grunt
6 2 (1.30%) Hudson
6 2 (1.30%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.30%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.65%) Mocha
7 1 (0.65%) PhantomJS
General
1 15 (9.74%) Games
2 13 (8.44%) Finance
3 12 (7.79%) Multimedia
3 12 (7.79%) Welsh Language
4 10 (6.49%) Marketing
5 7 (4.55%) Advertising
6 5 (3.25%) Electronics
7 4 (2.60%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.65%) Back Office
8 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 61 (39.61%) Developer
2 58 (37.66%) Software Engineer
3 26 (16.88%) C++ Developer
4 20 (12.99%) Research Engineer
5 19 (12.34%) Software Developer
6 15 (9.74%) C++ Software Engineer
7 10 (6.49%) Software Manager
8 9 (5.84%) C++ Software Developer
8 9 (5.84%) Development Manager
9 7 (4.55%) Agile Developer
9 7 (4.55%) Analyst
9 7 (4.55%) Cybersecurity Engineer
9 7 (4.55%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 7 (4.55%) Security Engineer
10 6 (3.90%) Product Analyst
10 6 (3.90%) Web Developer
11 5 (3.25%) C Developer
11 5 (3.25%) Graduate
11 5 (3.25%) Java Developer
11 5 (3.25%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (24.68%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 20 (12.99%) HTML
3 19 (12.34%) STL
4 17 (11.04%) CSS
5 14 (9.09%) Flask
5 14 (9.09%) Middleware
5 14 (9.09%) OAuth
5 14 (9.09%) ZeroMQ
6 9 (5.84%) Natural Language Processing
6 9 (5.84%) Node.js
7 7 (4.55%) .NET
7 7 (4.55%) CSS3
7 7 (4.55%) HTML5
8 6 (3.90%) Web Services
9 5 (3.25%) EJB
9 5 (3.25%) Hibernate
9 5 (3.25%) Java EE
9 5 (3.25%) JPA
9 5 (3.25%) OpenGL
9 5 (3.25%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 62 (40.26%) Computer Science
2 37 (24.03%) Mathematics
3 34 (22.08%) Informatics
3 34 (22.08%) Life Science
4 23 (14.94%) Physics
5 21 (13.64%) Health Informatics
6 20 (12.99%) Statistics
7 13 (8.44%) User Experience
8 11 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (5.84%) Artificial Intelligence
10 7 (4.55%) Security Operations Centre
11 6 (3.90%) Algorithms
12 4 (2.60%) Digital TV
12 4 (2.60%) IPTV
13 3 (1.95%) Digital Media
14 2 (1.30%) CCTV
14 2 (1.30%) Mobile App
15 1 (0.65%) Home Automation
15 1 (0.65%) PlayStation
15 1 (0.65%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 38 (24.68%) Linux
2 29 (18.83%) Windows
3 18 (11.69%) Unix
4 14 (9.09%) Android
4 14 (9.09%) Apple iOS
5 6 (3.90%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.30%) CentOS
6 2 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.30%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (70.78%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (51.95%) Software Engineering
3 35 (22.73%) DevOps
3 35 (22.73%) Scrum
4 34 (22.08%) Analytics
5 23 (14.94%) Machine Learning
6 22 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 22 (14.29%) SDLC
7 20 (12.99%) OOP
8 15 (9.74%) Cross-Platform Development
9 14 (9.09%) Functional Programming
9 14 (9.09%) OO
10 13 (8.44%) Online Security
11 12 (7.79%) Android Development
11 12 (7.79%) iOS Development
12 11 (7.14%) TDD
13 9 (5.84%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (5.84%) OOD
14 8 (5.19%) BDD
15 7 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 72 (46.75%) Java
2 71 (46.10%) Python
3 49 (31.82%) C#
4 33 (21.43%) C
5 29 (18.83%) SQL
6 21 (13.64%) JavaScript
7 18 (11.69%) PHP
8 17 (11.04%) Erlang
9 12 (7.79%) Ruby
10 9 (5.84%) Perl
11 7 (4.55%) Haskell
12 6 (3.90%) Lisp
13 5 (3.25%) Embedded C
13 5 (3.25%) Embedded C++
13 5 (3.25%) Objective-C
13 5 (3.25%) R
14 3 (1.95%) Assembly Language
15 2 (1.30%) Bash Shell
15 2 (1.30%) Korn
16 1 (0.65%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 47 (30.52%) Degree
2 4 (2.60%) ISEB
3 3 (1.95%) PhD
4 2 (1.30%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.30%) PMP
5 1 (0.65%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.90%) Firmware
2 2 (1.30%) Snort
2 2 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 28 (18.18%) Oracle
2 6 (3.90%) TOWER Software
3 3 (1.95%) Sybase
4 2 (1.30%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.30%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.65%) Blue Prism
5 1 (0.65%) Sony
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
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Salary: Excellent package + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + be- shares, health, pens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
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Blackwood, Gwent
General Dynamics
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
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