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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 39 23 57
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +34
Permanent jobs citing C++ 64 95 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 5.46% 7.83% 3.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.31% 14.46% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 53 75 29
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,600 £45,500
UK excluding London average 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
566 657 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 48.25% 54.16% 53.03%
Number of salaries quoted 475 581 419
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,775 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +4 39 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Torfaen -17 11 £47,000 +10.58%
Newport +8 7 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Bridgend -5 6 £36,000 +2.85% 1
C++
Wales

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 70 (55.12%) Java
2 59 (46.46%) Software Engineering
3 56 (44.09%) SQL
4 53 (41.73%) Linux
4 53 (41.73%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (35.43%) C
6 37 (29.13%) C#
7 36 (28.35%) Python
7 36 (28.35%) SDLC
8 32 (25.20%) Unix
9 28 (22.05%) TCP/IP
10 26 (20.47%) Computer Science
11 24 (18.90%) JavaScript
12 23 (18.11%) Functional Programming
13 22 (17.32%) OOP
13 22 (17.32%) Haskell
13 22 (17.32%) Erlang
14 20 (15.75%) Oracle
14 20 (15.75%) .NET
14 20 (15.75%) Scrum
15 19 (14.96%) Cybersecurity
16 18 (14.17%) Data Analysis
16 18 (14.17%) MySQL
16 18 (14.17%) Windows
16 18 (14.17%) HTTP
17 17 (13.39%) ETL
17 17 (13.39%) Big Data
18 16 (12.60%) Lisp
18 16 (12.60%) OO
18 16 (12.60%) HTML

C++
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 10 (7.87%) Apache
2 9 (7.09%) Node.js
3 5 (3.94%) WildFly
4 4 (3.15%) Confluence
5 2 (1.57%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.57%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (3.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.57%) SPSS
3 1 (0.79%) EViews
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.30%) PaaS
2 2 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.57%) GitHub
2 2 (1.57%) SaaS
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (22.05%) TCP/IP
2 18 (14.17%) HTTP
3 13 (10.24%) tcpdump
4 7 (5.51%) Internet
5 3 (2.36%) SSL
6 2 (1.57%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.57%) NAS
6 2 (1.57%) SAN
7 1 (0.79%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.79%) LAN
7 1 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.17%) MySQL
2 17 (13.39%) Big Data
3 11 (8.66%) SQL Server
4 10 (7.87%) NoSQL
5 9 (7.09%) Amazon Redshift
5 9 (7.09%) MongoDB
6 8 (6.30%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (6.30%) Riak
7 6 (4.72%) Data Mining
7 6 (4.72%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.36%) DB2
9 2 (1.57%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.57%) Voldemort
10 1 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (4.72%) Cucumber
1 6 (4.72%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.94%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (3.15%) FitNesse
3 4 (3.15%) JIRA
3 4 (3.15%) JUnit
3 4 (3.15%) TestLink
3 4 (3.15%) VersionOne
4 3 (2.36%) PowerBuilder
4 3 (2.36%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.79%) Hudson
5 1 (0.79%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.79%) Subversion
5 1 (0.79%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (12.60%) Finance
2 11 (8.66%) Games
3 10 (7.87%) Telecoms
4 9 (7.09%) Advertising
4 9 (7.09%) Marketing
5 6 (4.72%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.72%) Welsh Language
6 4 (3.15%) Multimedia
7 3 (2.36%) Electronics
8 1 (0.79%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 68 (53.54%) Developer
2 41 (32.28%) Software Engineer
3 37 (29.13%) Software Developer
4 26 (20.47%) C++ Software Engineer
5 25 (19.69%) C++ Developer
6 12 (9.45%) C++ Software Developer
7 11 (8.66%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 11 (8.66%) Java Developer
7 11 (8.66%) Security Engineer
8 9 (7.09%) Java Engineer
9 7 (5.51%) C Developer
9 7 (5.51%) C Software Engineer
9 7 (5.51%) C/C++ Developer
9 7 (5.51%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 5 (3.94%) C# Software Engineer
10 5 (3.94%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 5 (3.94%) Java Software Engineer
10 5 (3.94%) Senior C++ Developer
10 5 (3.94%) Senior Software Developer
10 5 (3.94%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (15.75%) .NET
2 16 (12.60%) HTML
3 13 (10.24%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 12 (9.45%) ASP.NET
5 9 (7.09%) CSS
5 9 (7.09%) Web Services
5 9 (7.09%) XML
6 8 (6.30%) STL
7 5 (3.94%) EJB
7 5 (3.94%) Hibernate
7 5 (3.94%) HTML5
7 5 (3.94%) Java EE
7 5 (3.94%) JNI
7 5 (3.94%) JPA
7 5 (3.94%) JSF
7 5 (3.94%) REST
7 5 (3.94%) SOAP
7 5 (3.94%) WSDL
7 5 (3.94%) XHTML
8 3 (2.36%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.47%) Computer Science
2 12 (9.45%) User Experience
3 11 (8.66%) DTV
4 10 (7.87%) Grid Computing
5 4 (3.15%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.15%) IPTV
6 3 (2.36%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.36%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.36%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.36%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.36%) Statistics
7 2 (1.57%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.57%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.79%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.79%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.79%) Economics
8 1 (0.79%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.79%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.79%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 53 (41.73%) Linux
2 32 (25.20%) Unix
3 18 (14.17%) Windows
4 5 (3.94%) Mac OS
5 4 (3.15%) Android
5 4 (3.15%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.15%) CentOS
5 4 (3.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.57%) AIX
6 2 (1.57%) VMS
7 1 (0.79%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (46.46%) Software Engineering
2 53 (41.73%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (28.35%) SDLC
4 23 (18.11%) Functional Programming
5 22 (17.32%) OOP
6 20 (15.75%) Scrum
7 19 (14.96%) Cybersecurity
8 18 (14.17%) Data Analysis
9 17 (13.39%) ETL
10 16 (12.60%) OO
10 16 (12.60%) TDD
11 13 (10.24%) BDD
12 12 (9.45%) Online Security
13 11 (8.66%) Machine Learning
14 8 (6.30%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (5.51%) DevOps
15 7 (5.51%) OOD
16 6 (4.72%) Mobile Marketing
16 6 (4.72%) Multithreading
17 5 (3.94%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 70 (55.12%) Java
2 56 (44.09%) SQL
3 45 (35.43%) C
4 37 (29.13%) C#
5 36 (28.35%) Python
6 24 (18.90%) JavaScript
7 22 (17.32%) Erlang
7 22 (17.32%) Haskell
8 16 (12.60%) Lisp
9 14 (11.02%) PHP
10 12 (9.45%) Ruby
10 12 (9.45%) Scala
11 9 (7.09%) Clojure
11 9 (7.09%) VB.NET
12 8 (6.30%) Objective-C
13 3 (2.36%) MATLAB
14 2 (1.57%) Assembly Language
14 2 (1.57%) Delphi
14 2 (1.57%) Embedded C
14 2 (1.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (11.02%) Degree
2 1 (0.79%) ISEB
2 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.79%) PhD
2 1 (0.79%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.57%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.79%) IEC 61508
2 1 (0.79%) MISRA
2 1 (0.79%) MISRA C
System Software
1 13 (10.24%) Snort
2 2 (1.57%) Firmware
2 2 (1.57%) NFS
Vendors
1 20 (15.75%) Oracle
2 9 (7.09%) TOWER Software
3 6 (4.72%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.94%) Sybase
5 4 (3.15%) Perforce
5 4 (3.15%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.36%) IBM
7 2 (1.57%) EMC
8 1 (0.79%) Cisco
8 1 (0.79%) SAP
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