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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Wales / South Wales
Rank 46 38 24
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -14
Permanent jobs citing C++ 35 61 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.93% 5.72% 7.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.58% 11.78% 13.17%
Number of salaries quoted 34 48 76
Median salary £40,000 £37,870 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.62% +0.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,937 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
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
462 518 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 51.85% 48.59% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 421 438 586
Median salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,000
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 17 January 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 17 January 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 -2 18 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Newport -8 10 £38,750 +3.33% 1
Bridgend +10 3 £35,000 -2.77%
Torfaen +1 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Caerphilly - 1 £40,000 -
C++
Wales

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 57 (60.00%) Java
2 55 (57.89%) C#
3 52 (54.74%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (47.37%) Software Engineering
5 42 (44.21%) Python
6 40 (42.11%) Degree
7 33 (34.74%) Computer Science
8 27 (28.42%) OO
8 27 (28.42%) C
9 26 (27.37%) Scrum
10 25 (26.32%) PHP
11 23 (24.21%) Mathematics
12 20 (21.05%) Apple iOS
13 19 (20.00%) HTML
13 19 (20.00%) JavaScript
13 19 (20.00%) Windows
14 18 (18.95%) Objective-C
14 18 (18.95%) Android
14 18 (18.95%) User Experience
15 16 (16.84%) SDLC
15 16 (16.84%) TDD
15 16 (16.84%) UML
15 16 (16.84%) OOP
16 15 (15.79%) Linux
16 15 (15.79%) Data Analysis
16 15 (15.79%) Physics
17 14 (14.74%) Statistics
17 14 (14.74%) DevOps
18 13 (13.68%) Games
18 13 (13.68%) Artificial Intelligence

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 (2.11%) Confluence
1 2 (2.11%) Documentum
1 2 (2.11%) FileNet
1 2 (2.11%) IIS
1 2 (2.11%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.11%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.05%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.05%) IaaS
2 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.32%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.26%) Broadband
3 4 (4.21%) HTTP
4 1 (1.05%) Internet
4 1 (1.05%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.37%) MySQL
2 6 (6.32%) MongoDB
2 6 (6.32%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (4.21%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.21%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.11%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.11%) Riak
5 1 (1.05%) Big Data
5 1 (1.05%) GIS
5 1 (1.05%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 9 (9.47%) Rational DOORS
3 8 (8.42%) JUnit
4 7 (7.37%) Cucumber
5 6 (6.32%) Grunt
5 6 (6.32%) gulp
5 6 (6.32%) webpack
6 5 (5.26%) Visual Studio
7 4 (4.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (4.21%) Jenkins
7 4 (4.21%) Subversion
8 3 (3.16%) Rational Rhapsody
8 3 (3.16%) VersionOne
9 2 (2.11%) Android Studio
9 2 (2.11%) Hudson
9 2 (2.11%) JIRA
9 2 (2.11%) Selenium
9 2 (2.11%) TestLink
10 1 (1.05%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.05%) Xcode
General
1 13 (13.68%) Games
2 9 (9.47%) Marketing
3 4 (4.21%) Advertising
3 4 (4.21%) Finance
4 3 (3.16%) Aerospace
4 3 (3.16%) Automotive
4 3 (3.16%) Military
4 3 (3.16%) Welsh Language
5 2 (2.11%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.05%) Electronics
6 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (45.26%) Developer
2 32 (33.68%) Software Engineer
3 23 (24.21%) Software Developer
4 14 (14.74%) Senior Software Engineer
5 13 (13.68%) Research Engineer
6 11 (11.58%) C++ Developer
7 9 (9.47%) Agile Developer
7 9 (9.47%) C++ Software Engineer
7 9 (9.47%) Test Engineer
8 8 (8.42%) Analyst
9 7 (7.37%) C++ Software Developer
9 7 (7.37%) Web Developer
10 5 (5.26%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
10 5 (5.26%) Senior Developer
11 4 (4.21%) Graduate
11 4 (4.21%) Product Analyst
11 4 (4.21%) Senior Test Engineer
11 4 (4.21%) Test Analyst
11 4 (4.21%) Test Automation Engineer
12 3 (3.16%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (20.00%) HTML
2 13 (13.68%) CSS
2 13 (13.68%) Natural Language Processing
3 12 (12.63%) .NET
4 8 (8.42%) Qt
4 8 (8.42%) STL
5 6 (6.32%) Angular 2
5 6 (6.32%) AngularJS
5 6 (6.32%) Django
5 6 (6.32%) HTML5
5 6 (6.32%) Node.js
5 6 (6.32%) React
5 6 (6.32%) Sass
6 5 (5.26%) iOS SDK
7 3 (3.16%) OpenGL
8 2 (2.11%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (2.11%) Java EE
8 2 (2.11%) Spring
8 2 (2.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (34.74%) Computer Science
2 23 (24.21%) Mathematics
3 18 (18.95%) User Experience
4 15 (15.79%) Physics
5 14 (14.74%) Statistics
6 13 (13.68%) Artificial Intelligence
6 13 (13.68%) Health Informatics
6 13 (13.68%) Informatics
6 13 (13.68%) Life Science
7 6 (6.32%) Mobile App
8 3 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (3.16%) Client/Server
9 2 (2.11%) Algorithms
9 2 (2.11%) Clustering
10 1 (1.05%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.05%) Apple iOS
2 19 (20.00%) Windows
3 18 (18.95%) Android
4 15 (15.79%) Linux
5 4 (4.21%) Mac OS
5 4 (4.21%) Unix
6 3 (3.16%) CentOS
6 3 (3.16%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.11%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.05%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (54.74%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (47.37%) Software Engineering
3 27 (28.42%) OO
4 26 (27.37%) Scrum
5 16 (16.84%) OOP
5 16 (16.84%) SDLC
5 16 (16.84%) TDD
5 16 (16.84%) UML
6 15 (15.79%) Data Analysis
7 14 (14.74%) DevOps
8 13 (13.68%) Analytics
8 13 (13.68%) Machine Learning
9 10 (10.53%) Configuration Management
10 9 (9.47%) Multithreading
10 9 (9.47%) OOA/OOD
10 9 (9.47%) Requirements Management
10 9 (9.47%) Software Architecture
11 7 (7.37%) Web Development
12 6 (6.32%) Cross-Platform Development
13 5 (5.26%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 57 (60.00%) Java
2 55 (57.89%) C#
3 42 (44.21%) Python
4 27 (28.42%) C
5 25 (26.32%) PHP
6 19 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 18 (18.95%) Objective-C
8 13 (13.68%) SQL
9 9 (9.47%) Bash Shell
9 9 (9.47%) Embedded C
9 9 (9.47%) Embedded C++
9 9 (9.47%) Perl
9 9 (9.47%) Ruby
10 7 (7.37%) Korn
11 6 (6.32%) Apple Swift
12 5 (5.26%) Erlang
13 3 (3.16%) Haskell
14 2 (2.11%) Clojure
14 2 (2.11%) Scala
15 1 (1.05%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 40 (42.11%) Degree
2 11 (11.58%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.11%) ISEB
3 2 (2.11%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.05%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.11%) MISRA
1 2 (2.11%) MISRA C
2 1 (1.05%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (4.21%) Firmware
2 2 (2.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 5 (5.26%) Sony
2 4 (4.21%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.16%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.11%) Blue Prism
4 2 (2.11%) IBM
4 2 (2.11%) OpenText
4 2 (2.11%) Oracle
5 1 (1.05%) Google
5 1 (1.05%) Green Hills
5 1 (1.05%) Perforce
South Wales
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 4 days ago