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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Wales / South Wales
Rank 52 41 24
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -17
Permanent jobs citing C++ 28 63 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.34% 5.21% 7.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.11% 10.55% 13.93%
Number of salaries quoted 26 52 69
Median salary £35,000 £39,250 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.82% +10.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,650 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £55,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
458 597 646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 54.59% 49.38% 54.01%
Number of salaries quoted 401 507 569
Median salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 -6 18 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Newport -6 6 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Bridgend +10 1 £32,500 -9.72%
Torfaen +3 1 - -
Caerphilly - 1 - -
C++
Wales

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 46 (56.10%) C#
1 46 (56.10%) Java
2 37 (45.12%) Software Engineering
3 35 (42.68%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (39.02%) Python
5 30 (36.59%) Degree
6 27 (32.93%) OO
6 27 (32.93%) PHP
7 26 (31.71%) C
8 21 (25.61%) Windows
8 21 (25.61%) Apple iOS
9 20 (24.39%) HTML
9 20 (24.39%) Objective-C
10 19 (23.17%) Computer Science
10 19 (23.17%) JavaScript
10 19 (23.17%) Android
11 18 (21.95%) Scrum
12 16 (19.51%) Games
13 15 (18.29%) OOP
14 14 (17.07%) Linux
14 14 (17.07%) UML
14 14 (17.07%) CSS
14 14 (17.07%) Mathematics
14 14 (17.07%) User Experience
15 13 (15.85%) SQL
15 13 (15.85%) .NET
16 12 (14.63%) TDD
17 11 (13.41%) DevOps
17 11 (13.41%) Security Cleared
18 10 (12.20%) SDLC

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 2 (2.44%) Apache Spark
1 2 (2.44%) Confluence
1 2 (2.44%) Documentum
1 2 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (2.44%) FileNet
1 2 (2.44%) IIS
1 2 (2.44%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.44%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.22%) WildFly
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.32%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.88%) Broadband
3 1 (1.22%) HTTP
3 1 (1.22%) Internet
3 1 (1.22%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.76%) MySQL
2 6 (7.32%) MongoDB
2 6 (7.32%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (4.88%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (4.88%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.66%) Big Data
4 3 (3.66%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.44%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.44%) Riak
6 1 (1.22%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.22%) GIS
6 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.22%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (10.98%) Git (software)
1 9 (10.98%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (7.32%) Grunt
2 6 (7.32%) gulp
2 6 (7.32%) JUnit
2 6 (7.32%) webpack
3 5 (6.10%) Cucumber
4 4 (4.88%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.66%) Rational Rhapsody
5 3 (3.66%) Subversion
5 3 (3.66%) VersionOne
6 2 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.44%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.44%) JIRA
6 2 (2.44%) TestLink
7 1 (1.22%) Android Studio
7 1 (1.22%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.22%) GoogleTest
7 1 (1.22%) Mockito
7 1 (1.22%) Xcode
General
1 16 (19.51%) Games
2 8 (9.76%) Marketing
3 4 (4.88%) Advertising
3 4 (4.88%) Finance
4 3 (3.66%) Aerospace
4 3 (3.66%) Automotive
4 3 (3.66%) Military
5 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.44%) Welsh Language
6 1 (1.22%) Electronics
6 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (50.00%) Developer
2 27 (32.93%) Software Engineer
3 21 (25.61%) Software Developer
4 14 (17.07%) Senior Software Engineer
5 9 (10.98%) Agile Developer
6 8 (9.76%) C++ Developer
6 8 (9.76%) C++ Software Engineer
6 8 (9.76%) Web Developer
7 7 (8.54%) Test Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) C++ Software Developer
8 5 (6.10%) Research Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Analyst
9 4 (4.88%) Java Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Senior Test Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Test Analyst
10 3 (3.66%) Junior
11 2 (2.44%) Consultant
11 2 (2.44%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (24.39%) HTML
2 14 (17.07%) CSS
3 13 (15.85%) .NET
4 8 (9.76%) iOS SDK
5 6 (7.32%) Angular 2
5 6 (7.32%) AngularJS
5 6 (7.32%) Django
5 6 (7.32%) HTML5
5 6 (7.32%) Node.js
5 6 (7.32%) Qt
5 6 (7.32%) React
5 6 (7.32%) Sass
5 6 (7.32%) STL
6 5 (6.10%) Natural Language Processing
7 4 (4.88%) Java EE
8 2 (2.44%) OpenGL
8 2 (2.44%) Spring
9 1 (1.22%) DirectX
9 1 (1.22%) Flash
9 1 (1.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.17%) Computer Science
2 14 (17.07%) User Experience
3 6 (7.32%) Mobile App
4 5 (6.10%) Life Science
5 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.66%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.44%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.44%) Clustering
7 1 (1.22%) EPoS
7 1 (1.22%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (25.61%) Apple iOS
1 21 (25.61%) Windows
2 19 (23.17%) Android
3 14 (17.07%) Linux
4 7 (8.54%) Unix
5 4 (4.88%) Mac OS
6 2 (2.44%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.22%) CentOS
7 1 (1.22%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (45.12%) Software Engineering
2 35 (42.68%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (32.93%) OO
4 18 (21.95%) Scrum
5 15 (18.29%) OOP
6 14 (17.07%) Mathematics
6 14 (17.07%) UML
7 12 (14.63%) TDD
8 11 (13.41%) DevOps
9 10 (12.20%) Configuration Management
9 10 (12.20%) SDLC
10 9 (10.98%) OOA/OOD
10 9 (10.98%) Requirements Management
10 9 (10.98%) Software Architecture
11 8 (9.76%) Multithreading
11 8 (9.76%) Web Development
12 7 (8.54%) Data Analysis
12 7 (8.54%) Physics
13 6 (7.32%) Artificial Intelligence
13 6 (7.32%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 46 (56.10%) C#
1 46 (56.10%) Java
2 32 (39.02%) Python
3 27 (32.93%) PHP
4 26 (31.71%) C
5 20 (24.39%) Objective-C
6 19 (23.17%) JavaScript
7 13 (15.85%) SQL
8 9 (10.98%) Embedded C
8 9 (10.98%) Embedded C++
8 9 (10.98%) Perl
8 9 (10.98%) Ruby
9 7 (8.54%) Bash Shell
10 6 (7.32%) Apple Swift
11 5 (6.10%) Korn
12 2 (2.44%) Clojure
12 2 (2.44%) Erlang
12 2 (2.44%) Haskell
12 2 (2.44%) Scala
13 1 (1.22%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 30 (36.59%) Degree
2 11 (13.41%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.44%) ISEB
3 2 (2.44%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) MISRA
1 2 (2.44%) MISRA C
2 1 (1.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (8.54%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 4 (4.88%) Microsoft
1 4 (4.88%) Sony
2 2 (2.44%) Blue Prism
2 2 (2.44%) IBM
2 2 (2.44%) OpenText
2 2 (2.44%) Oracle
3 1 (1.22%) Google
3 1 (1.22%) Green Hills
3 1 (1.22%) Perforce
3 1 (1.22%) Red Hat
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