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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 22 27 45
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +18
Permanent jobs citing C++ 96 88 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 8.14% 7.39% 5.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.70% 15.33% 11.75%
Number of salaries quoted 84 73 49
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £51,500 £40,000
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
575 574 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 48.73% 48.24% 42.97%
Number of salaries quoted 513 506 385
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +12 45 £41,500 +15.27% 6
Bridgend +7 22 £36,000 - 1
Torfaen -2 21 £47,000 +9.30% 2
Newport -3 5 £35,000 -9.67%
Glamorgan - 1 £37,500 -
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £47,500 -
C++
Wales

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 90 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (51.61%) Software Engineering
3 66 (42.58%) Java
4 55 (35.48%) SQL
5 53 (34.19%) C
6 52 (33.55%) Python
7 50 (32.26%) Linux
8 44 (28.39%) Computer Science
9 37 (23.87%) C#
10 36 (23.23%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 34 (21.94%) Oracle
11 34 (21.94%) Unix
12 28 (18.06%) SDLC
13 27 (17.42%) Degree
14 26 (16.77%) MySQL
14 26 (16.77%) TCP/IP
15 25 (16.13%) Windows
15 25 (16.13%) DevOps
16 24 (15.48%) SQL Server
16 24 (15.48%) JavaScript
17 23 (14.84%) Scrum
17 23 (14.84%) Data Analysis
17 23 (14.84%) Analytics
18 22 (14.19%) Erlang
19 21 (13.55%) Relational Database
19 21 (13.55%) Finance
19 21 (13.55%) HTML
19 21 (13.55%) Functional Programming
20 20 (12.90%) Big Data
20 20 (12.90%) Informatics

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 16 (10.32%) Apache
2 12 (7.74%) Tornado
3 6 (3.87%) Node.js
3 6 (3.87%) WildFly
4 3 (1.94%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.29%) SAS
6 1 (0.65%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.65%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (4.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.29%) SPSS
3 1 (0.65%) EViews
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.03%) PaaS
2 8 (5.16%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (3.87%) IaaS
5 2 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (16.77%) TCP/IP
2 19 (12.26%) HTTP
3 8 (5.16%) tcpdump
4 7 (4.52%) Internet
5 3 (1.94%) SSL
6 2 (1.29%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.29%) NAS
6 2 (1.29%) SAN
7 1 (0.65%) Modbus
7 1 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (16.77%) MySQL
2 24 (15.48%) SQL Server
3 21 (13.55%) Relational Database
4 20 (12.90%) Big Data
5 12 (7.74%) Data Mining
5 12 (7.74%) RDBMS
5 12 (7.74%) SQLite
6 11 (7.10%) NoSQL
7 7 (4.52%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (4.52%) Riak
8 6 (3.87%) Amazon Redshift
8 6 (3.87%) MongoDB
9 4 (2.58%) DB2
10 3 (1.94%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.65%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.65%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 7 (4.52%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.94%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.65%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.65%) FitNesse
3 1 (0.65%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.65%) JIRA
3 1 (0.65%) JUnit
3 1 (0.65%) Mocha
3 1 (0.65%) PhantomJS
3 1 (0.65%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.65%) Selenium
3 1 (0.65%) TestLink
3 1 (0.65%) VersionOne
3 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (13.55%) Finance
2 14 (9.03%) Advertising
2 14 (9.03%) Marketing
3 13 (8.39%) Games
3 13 (8.39%) Telecoms
3 13 (8.39%) Welsh Language
4 10 (6.45%) Multimedia
5 4 (2.58%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.94%) Electronics
7 1 (0.65%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.65%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 84 (54.19%) Developer
2 57 (36.77%) Software Engineer
3 40 (25.81%) Software Developer
4 36 (23.23%) C++ Developer
5 26 (16.77%) C++ Software Engineer
6 17 (10.97%) C++ Software Developer
7 13 (8.39%) C Software Engineer
7 13 (8.39%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 13 (8.39%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 12 (7.74%) C Developer
8 12 (7.74%) C/C++ Developer
9 9 (5.81%) C/C++ Software Developer
9 9 (5.81%) Software Manager
10 8 (5.16%) Java Developer
10 8 (5.16%) Research Engineer
10 8 (5.16%) Web Developer
11 7 (4.52%) Cybersecurity Engineer
11 7 (4.52%) Erlang Developer
11 7 (4.52%) Security Engineer
12 6 (3.87%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (23.23%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 21 (13.55%) HTML
3 17 (10.97%) CSS
4 12 (7.74%) .NET
4 12 (7.74%) Flask
4 12 (7.74%) Middleware
4 12 (7.74%) OAuth
4 12 (7.74%) STL
4 12 (7.74%) ZeroMQ
5 11 (7.10%) Web Services
6 10 (6.45%) ASP.NET
6 10 (6.45%) XML
7 7 (4.52%) EJB
7 7 (4.52%) Hibernate
7 7 (4.52%) Java EE
7 7 (4.52%) JNI
7 7 (4.52%) JPA
7 7 (4.52%) JSF
7 7 (4.52%) XHTML
8 6 (3.87%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 44 (28.39%) Computer Science
2 20 (12.90%) Informatics
2 20 (12.90%) Life Science
3 17 (10.97%) Mathematics
4 12 (7.74%) Health Informatics
5 10 (6.45%) Statistics
6 7 (4.52%) Physics
6 7 (4.52%) User Experience
7 6 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.87%) DTV
7 6 (3.87%) Grid Computing
8 5 (3.23%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.94%) IPTV
9 3 (1.94%) Security Operations Centre
10 2 (1.29%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.65%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.65%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.65%) Economics
11 1 (0.65%) Home Automation
11 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 50 (32.26%) Linux
2 34 (21.94%) Unix
3 25 (16.13%) Windows
4 13 (8.39%) Android
4 13 (8.39%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.23%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.65%) AIX
6 1 (0.65%) CentOS
6 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.65%) VMS
6 1 (0.65%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (51.61%) Software Engineering
3 28 (18.06%) SDLC
4 25 (16.13%) DevOps
5 23 (14.84%) Analytics
5 23 (14.84%) Data Analysis
5 23 (14.84%) Scrum
6 21 (13.55%) Functional Programming
7 18 (11.61%) OOP
8 17 (10.97%) OO
9 16 (10.32%) Machine Learning
10 14 (9.03%) ETL
10 14 (9.03%) Online Security
11 12 (7.74%) Android Development
11 12 (7.74%) Cross-Platform Development
11 12 (7.74%) iOS Development
11 12 (7.74%) Mobile Marketing
12 11 (7.10%) E-Commerce
13 10 (6.45%) TDD
14 8 (5.16%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 66 (42.58%) Java
2 55 (35.48%) SQL
3 53 (34.19%) C
4 52 (33.55%) Python
5 37 (23.87%) C#
6 24 (15.48%) JavaScript
7 22 (14.19%) Erlang
8 18 (11.61%) Haskell
9 16 (10.32%) PHP
10 11 (7.10%) Lisp
11 10 (6.45%) Objective-C
11 10 (6.45%) Ruby
11 10 (6.45%) Scala
12 9 (5.81%) VB.NET
13 7 (4.52%) Clojure
14 5 (3.23%) Embedded C
14 5 (3.23%) Embedded C++
15 3 (1.94%) MATLAB
15 3 (1.94%) Perl
16 2 (1.29%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 27 (17.42%) Degree
2 4 (2.58%) ISEB
3 1 (0.65%) PhD
3 1 (0.65%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.29%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.65%) IEC 61508
2 1 (0.65%) MISRA
2 1 (0.65%) MISRA C
System Software
1 8 (5.16%) Snort
2 5 (3.23%) Firmware
3 2 (1.29%) NFS
Vendors
1 34 (21.94%) Oracle
2 7 (4.52%) TOWER Software
3 6 (3.87%) Sybase
4 3 (1.94%) IBM
4 3 (1.94%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.29%) EMC
6 1 (0.65%) Cisco
6 1 (0.65%) Perforce
6 1 (0.65%) Red Hat
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