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

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 49 46 24
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -22
Permanent jobs citing C++ 49 54 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.59% 4.82% 7.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.40% 9.66% 14.38%
Number of salaries quoted 46 42 82
Median salary £42,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,789 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,750 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
583 559 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 54.64% 49.91% 51.66%
Number of salaries quoted 529 465 522
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,931
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £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 5 December 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 5 December 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 -3 18 £42,500 +1.79% 3
Newport -11 13 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Bridgend +10 8 £35,000 -2.77% 1
Torfaen 0 4 £42,500 +6.25%
Blaenau Gwent - 2 - -
Caerphilly - 1 £40,000 -
C++
Wales

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 5 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 South Wales region with a requirement for C++.

1 72 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (55.56%) Java
3 58 (49.57%) C#
4 51 (43.59%) Software Engineering
5 47 (40.17%) Python
6 37 (31.62%) Computer Science
7 36 (30.77%) Degree
8 32 (27.35%) Scrum
9 29 (24.79%) Mathematics
10 26 (22.22%) C
11 23 (19.66%) SQL
11 23 (19.66%) OO
12 22 (18.80%) HTML
13 21 (17.95%) JavaScript
14 20 (17.09%) PHP
14 20 (17.09%) Linux
14 20 (17.09%) Apple iOS
14 20 (17.09%) User Experience
15 19 (16.24%) DevOps
15 19 (16.24%) Windows
16 18 (15.38%) OOP
16 18 (15.38%) Data Analysis
16 18 (15.38%) Analytics
16 18 (15.38%) Physics
16 18 (15.38%) Informatics
16 18 (15.38%) Life Science
16 18 (15.38%) Android
17 17 (14.53%) TDD
17 17 (14.53%) Statistics
17 17 (14.53%) UML

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 (1.71%) Apache Pig
1 2 (1.71%) Apache Spark
1 2 (1.71%) Confluence
1 2 (1.71%) Tornado
2 1 (0.85%) Apache
2 1 (0.85%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.42%) IaaS
2 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.40%) TCP/IP
2 7 (5.98%) HTTP
3 5 (4.27%) Broadband
4 1 (0.85%) Internet
4 1 (0.85%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.13%) NoSQL
1 6 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.27%) MySQL
3 4 (3.42%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.56%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.56%) SQLite
5 2 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.71%) Apache Hive
5 2 (1.71%) Big Data
5 2 (1.71%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.71%) Mahout
5 2 (1.71%) Riak
6 1 (0.85%) GIS
6 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (10.26%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.69%) JUnit
2 9 (7.69%) Rational DOORS
3 7 (5.98%) Cucumber
3 7 (5.98%) Subversion
4 6 (5.13%) Visual Studio
5 5 (4.27%) Android Studio
6 4 (3.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (3.42%) Gradle
6 4 (3.42%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.56%) Grunt
7 3 (2.56%) VersionOne
8 2 (1.71%) Hudson
8 2 (1.71%) JIRA
8 2 (1.71%) Rational Rhapsody
8 2 (1.71%) Selenium
8 2 (1.71%) TestLink
9 1 (0.85%) gulp
9 1 (0.85%) Mockito
9 1 (0.85%) webpack
General
1 10 (8.55%) Games
2 8 (6.84%) Marketing
3 7 (5.98%) Advertising
4 4 (3.42%) Multimedia
4 4 (3.42%) Welsh Language
5 3 (2.56%) Finance
6 2 (1.71%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.71%) Automotive
6 2 (1.71%) Electronics
6 2 (1.71%) Military
7 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 50 (42.74%) Developer
2 40 (34.19%) Software Engineer
3 21 (17.95%) Software Developer
4 16 (13.68%) Research Engineer
5 15 (12.82%) Senior Software Engineer
6 13 (11.11%) C++ Developer
7 11 (9.40%) Analyst
8 10 (8.55%) C++ Software Engineer
9 9 (7.69%) Agile Developer
9 9 (7.69%) Test Engineer
10 8 (6.84%) Senior Developer
11 7 (5.98%) C++ Software Developer
12 6 (5.13%) Android Developer
12 6 (5.13%) Java Developer
12 6 (5.13%) Product Analyst
12 6 (5.13%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
13 5 (4.27%) Graduate
13 5 (4.27%) Test Analyst
13 5 (4.27%) Web Developer
14 4 (3.42%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (18.80%) HTML
2 16 (13.68%) CSS
3 13 (11.11%) Natural Language Processing
4 11 (9.40%) .NET
5 10 (8.55%) STL
6 8 (6.84%) Qt
7 7 (5.98%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 6 (5.13%) Java EE
8 6 (5.13%) OpenGL
9 5 (4.27%) Android NDK
9 5 (4.27%) AngularJS
9 5 (4.27%) Hibernate
9 5 (4.27%) HTML5
9 5 (4.27%) Node.js
9 5 (4.27%) React
10 4 (3.42%) CSS3
10 4 (3.42%) EJB
10 4 (3.42%) JPA
10 4 (3.42%) OpenCV
10 4 (3.42%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 37 (31.62%) Computer Science
2 29 (24.79%) Mathematics
3 20 (17.09%) User Experience
4 18 (15.38%) Informatics
4 18 (15.38%) Life Science
4 18 (15.38%) Physics
5 17 (14.53%) Statistics
6 13 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence
6 13 (11.11%) Health Informatics
7 5 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.56%) Algorithms
8 3 (2.56%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.56%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.85%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.09%) Apple iOS
1 20 (17.09%) Linux
2 19 (16.24%) Windows
3 18 (15.38%) Android
4 6 (5.13%) Unix
5 3 (2.56%) CentOS
5 3 (2.56%) Ubuntu
5 3 (2.56%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.85%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (43.59%) Software Engineering
3 32 (27.35%) Scrum
4 23 (19.66%) OO
5 19 (16.24%) DevOps
6 18 (15.38%) Analytics
6 18 (15.38%) Data Analysis
6 18 (15.38%) OOP
7 17 (14.53%) TDD
7 17 (14.53%) UML
8 16 (13.68%) Machine Learning
8 16 (13.68%) SDLC
9 10 (8.55%) Multithreading
10 9 (7.69%) Configuration Management
10 9 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
10 9 (7.69%) Requirements Management
10 9 (7.69%) Software Architecture
11 8 (6.84%) Cross-Platform Development
12 7 (5.98%) OOD
12 7 (5.98%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 65 (55.56%) Java
2 58 (49.57%) C#
3 47 (40.17%) Python
4 26 (22.22%) C
5 23 (19.66%) SQL
6 21 (17.95%) JavaScript
7 20 (17.09%) PHP
8 12 (10.26%) Perl
9 10 (8.55%) Objective-C
10 9 (7.69%) Bash Shell
10 9 (7.69%) Embedded C
10 9 (7.69%) Embedded C++
10 9 (7.69%) Ruby
11 8 (6.84%) Erlang
12 7 (5.98%) Korn
13 3 (2.56%) Haskell
14 2 (1.71%) Clojure
14 2 (1.71%) R
14 2 (1.71%) Scala
15 1 (0.85%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 36 (30.77%) Degree
2 10 (8.55%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.56%) ISEB
3 3 (2.56%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.71%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.85%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.85%) MISRA
1 1 (0.85%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (1.71%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.85%) Firmware
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 5 (4.27%) Sony
2 4 (3.42%) Oracle
3 3 (2.56%) Blue Prism
3 3 (2.56%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.56%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.85%) Google
4 1 (0.85%) Perforce
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