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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 39 41 25
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -16
Permanent jobs citing C++ 63 73 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 5.93% 5.68% 7.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.09% 10.78% 15.71%
Number of salaries quoted 61 63 75
Median salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
568 677 541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 53.43% 52.64% 49.86%
Number of salaries quoted 522 585 472
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,600 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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
Bridgend +6 27 £25,000 -30.55% 1
Cardiff 0 21 £41,250 -4.06% 3
Newport -4 6 £45,000 +44.00% 2
Torfaen -6 6 £42,500 +6.25%
Caerphilly - 1 £43,000 -
C++
Wales

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 September 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++.

1 104 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (52.78%) Java
3 69 (47.92%) Software Engineering
4 68 (47.22%) Python
5 56 (38.89%) C#
6 52 (36.11%) Computer Science
7 42 (29.17%) Degree
8 38 (26.39%) Mathematics
9 34 (23.61%) Scrum
10 33 (22.92%) DevOps
11 32 (22.22%) Analytics
11 32 (22.22%) Life Science
11 32 (22.22%) Informatics
11 32 (22.22%) Linux
12 28 (19.44%) C
13 26 (18.06%) Physics
14 25 (17.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 25 (17.36%) SQL
15 23 (15.97%) Machine Learning
16 22 (15.28%) Statistics
16 22 (15.28%) JavaScript
16 22 (15.28%) Windows
17 21 (14.58%) PHP
17 21 (14.58%) Data Analysis
17 21 (14.58%) Health Informatics
18 20 (13.89%) HTML
19 19 (13.19%) Oracle
19 19 (13.19%) OOP
20 18 (12.50%) User Experience
20 18 (12.50%) 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 11 (7.64%) Tornado
2 5 (3.47%) Apache Pig
2 5 (3.47%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.39%) Confluence
4 1 (0.69%) Apache
4 1 (0.69%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (2.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.72%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (7.64%) IaaS
2 11 (7.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.72%) HTTP
2 10 (6.94%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.39%) Broadband
4 1 (0.69%) Internet
4 1 (0.69%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.72%) MySQL
2 14 (9.72%) Relational Database
3 12 (8.33%) RDBMS
4 11 (7.64%) SQLite
5 8 (5.56%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.47%) Apache Hive
6 5 (3.47%) Hadoop
6 5 (3.47%) Mahout
7 4 (2.78%) Big Data
8 3 (2.08%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (2.08%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.69%) DB2
9 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.86%) JUnit
2 7 (4.86%) Subversion
3 6 (4.17%) Android Studio
4 5 (3.47%) Cucumber
4 5 (3.47%) Gradle
5 4 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (2.78%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.78%) Rational DOORS
5 4 (2.78%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.08%) Selenium
6 3 (2.08%) VersionOne
7 2 (1.39%) Grunt
7 2 (1.39%) Hudson
7 2 (1.39%) JIRA
7 2 (1.39%) TestLink
8 1 (0.69%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.69%) GoogleTest
8 1 (0.69%) Mockito
8 1 (0.69%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 13 (9.03%) Games
2 11 (7.64%) Welsh Language
3 8 (5.56%) Finance
4 7 (4.86%) Multimedia
5 6 (4.17%) Marketing
6 5 (3.47%) Advertising
7 4 (2.78%) Electronics
8 1 (0.69%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.69%) Automotive
8 1 (0.69%) Back Office
8 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.69%) Military
8 1 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 52 (36.11%) Software Engineer
2 51 (35.42%) Developer
3 21 (14.58%) Research Engineer
4 17 (11.81%) C++ Developer
4 17 (11.81%) Software Developer
5 10 (6.94%) Analyst
6 8 (5.56%) Agile Developer
6 8 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
6 8 (5.56%) Development Manager
7 7 (4.86%) Test Engineer
8 6 (4.17%) Android Developer
8 6 (4.17%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 6 (4.17%) Java Developer
8 6 (4.17%) Product Analyst
8 6 (4.17%) Security Engineer
8 6 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (4.17%) Software Manager
9 5 (3.47%) Data Scientist
9 5 (3.47%) Graduate
9 5 (3.47%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (17.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 20 (13.89%) HTML
3 17 (11.81%) CSS
4 14 (9.72%) STL
5 13 (9.03%) Natural Language Processing
6 11 (7.64%) Flask
6 11 (7.64%) Middleware
6 11 (7.64%) OAuth
6 11 (7.64%) ZeroMQ
7 8 (5.56%) .NET
8 7 (4.86%) Java EE
8 7 (4.86%) Node.js
9 6 (4.17%) Android NDK
9 6 (4.17%) CSS3
9 6 (4.17%) Hibernate
9 6 (4.17%) HTML5
10 5 (3.47%) EJB
10 5 (3.47%) OpenGL
10 5 (3.47%) Web Services
10 5 (3.47%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 52 (36.11%) Computer Science
2 38 (26.39%) Mathematics
3 32 (22.22%) Informatics
3 32 (22.22%) Life Science
4 26 (18.06%) Physics
5 22 (15.28%) Statistics
6 21 (14.58%) Health Informatics
7 18 (12.50%) User Experience
8 13 (9.03%) Artificial Intelligence
9 10 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (4.86%) Security Operations Centre
11 6 (4.17%) Algorithms
12 3 (2.08%) Client/Server
13 2 (1.39%) CCTV
14 1 (0.69%) Digital TV
14 1 (0.69%) Home Automation
14 1 (0.69%) IPTV
14 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
14 1 (0.69%) Streaming Media
14 1 (0.69%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 32 (22.22%) Linux
2 22 (15.28%) Windows
3 17 (11.81%) Apple iOS
4 15 (10.42%) Android
5 11 (7.64%) Unix
6 3 (2.08%) CentOS
6 3 (2.08%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.39%) Mac OS
7 2 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (47.92%) Software Engineering
3 34 (23.61%) Scrum
4 33 (22.92%) DevOps
5 32 (22.22%) Analytics
6 23 (15.97%) Machine Learning
7 21 (14.58%) Data Analysis
8 19 (13.19%) OOP
9 18 (12.50%) SDLC
10 17 (11.81%) OO
11 13 (9.03%) Cross-Platform Development
11 13 (9.03%) TDD
12 11 (7.64%) Functional Programming
12 11 (7.64%) Online Security
12 11 (7.64%) UML
13 8 (5.56%) Android Development
13 8 (5.56%) iOS Development
14 7 (4.86%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (4.86%) Microservices
14 7 (4.86%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 76 (52.78%) Java
2 68 (47.22%) Python
3 56 (38.89%) C#
4 28 (19.44%) C
5 25 (17.36%) SQL
6 22 (15.28%) JavaScript
7 21 (14.58%) PHP
8 14 (9.72%) Erlang
8 14 (9.72%) Perl
9 11 (7.64%) Ruby
10 7 (4.86%) Bash Shell
11 6 (4.17%) Embedded C
11 6 (4.17%) Embedded C++
11 6 (4.17%) Objective-C
12 5 (3.47%) Korn
12 5 (3.47%) R
13 4 (2.78%) Haskell
13 4 (2.78%) Lisp
14 3 (2.08%) Assembly Language
15 1 (0.69%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 42 (29.17%) Degree
2 4 (2.78%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.08%) ISEB
3 3 (2.08%) PhD
4 2 (1.39%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.39%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.39%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.69%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.08%) Firmware
2 2 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.69%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 19 (13.19%) Oracle
2 3 (2.08%) Red Hat
2 3 (2.08%) TOWER Software
3 2 (1.39%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.39%) Sony
3 2 (1.39%) Sybase
4 1 (0.69%) Blue Prism
4 1 (0.69%) Google
4 1 (0.69%) Perforce
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