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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 25 36 47
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +11
Permanent jobs citing C++ 83 69 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 7.28% 5.68% 4.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.37% 11.64% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 76 58 46
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £38,750
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
540 593 497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 47.37% 48.85% 44.65%
Number of salaries quoted 494 508 456
Median salary £40,000 £35,369 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.09% +7.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,544
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +28 44 £42,500 +21.42% 4
Bridgend +4 21 £36,750 +2.08% 1
Torfaen +3 11 £45,000 +22.44%
Newport -4 4 £48,750 +50.00%
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 28 June 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++.

1 101 (63.13%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (51.25%) Software Engineering
3 67 (41.88%) Java
4 61 (38.13%) Python
5 49 (30.63%) Computer Science
6 48 (30.00%) C
7 47 (29.38%) Linux
8 46 (28.75%) SQL
9 43 (26.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 37 (23.13%) C#
11 35 (21.88%) Oracle
12 33 (20.63%) Degree
13 30 (18.75%) Unix
13 30 (18.75%) DevOps
14 28 (17.50%) Windows
15 27 (16.88%) Analytics
16 26 (16.25%) Mathematics
16 26 (16.25%) SQL Server
17 25 (15.63%) MySQL
18 24 (15.00%) Life Science
18 24 (15.00%) Informatics
18 24 (15.00%) Relational Database
19 23 (14.38%) SDLC
19 23 (14.38%) TCP/IP
19 23 (14.38%) Scrum
20 22 (13.75%) JavaScript
21 21 (13.13%) Data Analysis
22 20 (12.50%) Erlang
22 20 (12.50%) Finance
23 19 (11.88%) HTML

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 14 (8.75%) Apache
1 14 (8.75%) Tornado
2 7 (4.38%) Apache Spark
3 5 (3.13%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.25%) SAS
4 2 (1.25%) WildFly
Applications
1 6 (3.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.25%) SPSS
3 1 (0.63%) EViews
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.13%) PaaS
2 11 (6.88%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (5.63%) IaaS
5 2 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (14.38%) TCP/IP
2 18 (11.25%) HTTP
3 6 (3.75%) Internet
4 5 (3.13%) tcpdump
5 2 (1.25%) iSCSI
5 2 (1.25%) NAS
5 2 (1.25%) SAN
5 2 (1.25%) SSL
6 1 (0.63%) Modbus
6 1 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (16.25%) SQL Server
2 25 (15.63%) MySQL
3 24 (15.00%) Relational Database
4 19 (11.88%) Big Data
5 15 (9.38%) RDBMS
6 14 (8.75%) SQLite
7 13 (8.13%) NoSQL
8 11 (6.88%) Data Mining
9 7 (4.38%) Hadoop
10 6 (3.75%) Amazon Redshift
10 6 (3.75%) MongoDB
11 5 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (3.13%) Apache Hive
11 5 (3.13%) Mahout
11 5 (3.13%) Riak
12 4 (2.50%) DB2
13 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (4.38%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.88%) Subversion
3 2 (1.25%) Android Studio
3 2 (1.25%) Gradle
3 2 (1.25%) PowerBuilder
3 2 (1.25%) Selenium
4 1 (0.63%) Grunt
4 1 (0.63%) JUnit
4 1 (0.63%) Mocha
4 1 (0.63%) PhantomJS
4 1 (0.63%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (12.50%) Finance
2 15 (9.38%) Games
3 14 (8.75%) Advertising
3 14 (8.75%) Welsh Language
4 13 (8.13%) Marketing
5 11 (6.88%) Multimedia
6 10 (6.25%) Telecoms
7 6 (3.75%) Electronics
8 1 (0.63%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.63%) Back Office
8 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 75 (46.88%) Developer
2 62 (38.75%) Software Engineer
3 36 (22.50%) C++ Developer
4 31 (19.38%) Software Developer
5 23 (14.38%) C++ Software Engineer
6 15 (9.38%) C++ Software Developer
7 14 (8.75%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 11 (6.88%) C Developer
8 11 (6.88%) C Software Engineer
8 11 (6.88%) C/C++ Developer
8 11 (6.88%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 10 (6.25%) Research Engineer
10 9 (5.63%) C/C++ Software Developer
10 9 (5.63%) Cybersecurity Engineer
10 9 (5.63%) Security Engineer
10 9 (5.63%) Software Manager
11 6 (3.75%) Data Scientist
11 6 (3.75%) Development Manager
11 6 (3.75%) Web Developer
12 5 (3.13%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (26.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 19 (11.88%) HTML
3 18 (11.25%) STL
4 15 (9.38%) CSS
5 14 (8.75%) Flask
5 14 (8.75%) Middleware
5 14 (8.75%) OAuth
5 14 (8.75%) ZeroMQ
6 9 (5.63%) Web Services
7 8 (5.00%) .NET
7 8 (5.00%) Node.js
7 8 (5.00%) XML
8 6 (3.75%) ASP.NET
8 6 (3.75%) CSS3
8 6 (3.75%) HTML5
8 6 (3.75%) REST
8 6 (3.75%) SOAP
9 5 (3.13%) EJB
9 5 (3.13%) WSDL
9 5 (3.13%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 49 (30.63%) Computer Science
2 26 (16.25%) Mathematics
3 24 (15.00%) Informatics
3 24 (15.00%) Life Science
4 14 (8.75%) Physics
5 13 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (7.50%) Health Informatics
7 11 (6.88%) Statistics
8 6 (3.75%) Algorithms
8 6 (3.75%) Security Operations Centre
8 6 (3.75%) User Experience
9 4 (2.50%) DTV
9 4 (2.50%) Grid Computing
9 4 (2.50%) IPTV
10 3 (1.88%) Digital Media
11 2 (1.25%) CCTV
11 2 (1.25%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.63%) Credit Risk
12 1 (0.63%) Economics
12 1 (0.63%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 47 (29.38%) Linux
2 30 (18.75%) Unix
3 28 (17.50%) Windows
4 12 (7.50%) Android
4 12 (7.50%) Apple iOS
5 6 (3.75%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.63%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (63.13%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (51.25%) Software Engineering
3 30 (18.75%) DevOps
4 27 (16.88%) Analytics
5 23 (14.38%) Scrum
5 23 (14.38%) SDLC
6 21 (13.13%) Data Analysis
7 19 (11.88%) Functional Programming
8 18 (11.25%) OOP
9 17 (10.63%) Machine Learning
9 17 (10.63%) OO
10 14 (8.75%) Cross-Platform Development
10 14 (8.75%) Online Security
11 11 (6.88%) Android Development
11 11 (6.88%) iOS Development
11 11 (6.88%) Mobile Marketing
12 10 (6.25%) E-Commerce
12 10 (6.25%) ETL
12 10 (6.25%) OOD
12 10 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 67 (41.88%) Java
2 61 (38.13%) Python
3 48 (30.00%) C
4 46 (28.75%) SQL
5 37 (23.13%) C#
6 22 (13.75%) JavaScript
7 20 (12.50%) Erlang
8 17 (10.63%) PHP
9 13 (8.13%) Haskell
10 12 (7.50%) Ruby
11 8 (5.00%) Lisp
11 8 (5.00%) Scala
12 6 (3.75%) Embedded C
12 6 (3.75%) Embedded C++
12 6 (3.75%) Objective-C
12 6 (3.75%) Perl
12 6 (3.75%) R
13 5 (3.13%) Assembly Language
13 5 (3.13%) Clojure
14 4 (2.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (20.63%) Degree
2 5 (3.13%) ISEB
3 4 (2.50%) PhD
4 2 (1.25%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.25%) PMP
5 1 (0.63%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.63%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.25%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.63%) IEC 61508
2 1 (0.63%) MISRA
2 1 (0.63%) MISRA C
System Software
1 7 (4.38%) Firmware
2 5 (3.13%) Snort
3 2 (1.25%) NFS
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 35 (21.88%) Oracle
2 7 (4.38%) TOWER Software
3 5 (3.13%) Sybase
4 3 (1.88%) IBM
5 2 (1.25%) EMC
5 2 (1.25%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.63%) Cisco
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