The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 51 48 27
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -21
Permanent jobs citing C++ 56 63 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.33% 4.79% 6.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.87% 9.29% 13.38%
Number of salaries quoted 53 51 79
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
C++
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
712 678 665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 55.07% 51.56% 51.87%
Number of salaries quoted 642 571 572
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,535
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 Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

C++
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Wales region.

C++ Salary Trend in Wales

C++
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Wales region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Wales

C++
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Wales region over the 3 months to 2 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
South Wales -5 49 £42,500 +16.43% 8
North Wales -3 5 £30,000 -30.23% 2
C++
UK

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 2 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 Wales region with a requirement for C++.

1 77 (58.78%) Java
2 73 (55.73%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (53.44%) C#
4 52 (39.69%) Software Engineering
5 48 (36.64%) Python
6 38 (29.01%) Computer Science
7 37 (28.24%) Degree
8 33 (25.19%) Scrum
9 30 (22.90%) HTML
10 29 (22.14%) C
10 29 (22.14%) OO
10 29 (22.14%) Mathematics
11 28 (21.37%) Windows
11 28 (21.37%) SQL
12 24 (18.32%) JavaScript
13 22 (16.79%) CSS
14 21 (16.03%) PHP
15 20 (15.27%) Linux
15 20 (15.27%) Apple iOS
15 20 (15.27%) User Experience
16 19 (14.50%) DevOps
16 19 (14.50%) Data Analysis
16 19 (14.50%) OOP
16 19 (14.50%) .NET
17 18 (13.74%) UML
17 18 (13.74%) TDD
17 18 (13.74%) Physics
17 18 (13.74%) Informatics
17 18 (13.74%) Life Science
17 18 (13.74%) Android

C++
Top Related IT Skills in 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 6 (4.58%) IIS
1 6 (4.58%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.53%) Apache Pig
2 2 (1.53%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.53%) Confluence
2 2 (1.53%) Tornado
3 1 (0.76%) Apache
3 1 (0.76%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (1.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.82%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.58%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.05%) IaaS
2 4 (3.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.92%) TCP/IP
2 7 (5.34%) HTTP
3 5 (3.82%) Broadband
4 1 (0.76%) Internet
4 1 (0.76%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.69%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (5.34%) Relational Database
4 6 (4.58%) NoSQL
5 5 (3.82%) MySQL
6 3 (2.29%) Big Data
6 3 (2.29%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.29%) SQLite
7 2 (1.53%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.53%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.53%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.53%) Mahout
7 2 (1.53%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.53%) Riak
8 1 (0.76%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.76%) GIS
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (9.16%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.87%) JUnit
2 9 (6.87%) Rational DOORS
3 7 (5.34%) Cucumber
3 7 (5.34%) Subversion
4 6 (4.58%) Visual Studio
5 5 (3.82%) Android Studio
6 4 (3.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (3.05%) Gradle
6 4 (3.05%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.29%) Grunt
7 3 (2.29%) VersionOne
8 2 (1.53%) Hudson
8 2 (1.53%) JIRA
8 2 (1.53%) Rational Rhapsody
8 2 (1.53%) Selenium
8 2 (1.53%) TestLink
9 1 (0.76%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.76%) GoogleTest
9 1 (0.76%) Mockito
General
1 11 (8.40%) Games
2 8 (6.11%) Advertising
2 8 (6.11%) Marketing
3 5 (3.82%) Welsh Language
4 4 (3.05%) Multimedia
5 3 (2.29%) Electronics
5 3 (2.29%) Finance
6 2 (1.53%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.53%) Automotive
6 2 (1.53%) Military
7 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 60 (45.80%) Developer
2 41 (31.30%) Software Engineer
3 27 (20.61%) Software Developer
4 16 (12.21%) Analyst
4 16 (12.21%) Research Engineer
5 15 (11.45%) Senior Software Engineer
6 14 (10.69%) Java Developer
7 13 (9.92%) C++ Developer
8 10 (7.63%) C++ Software Engineer
8 10 (7.63%) Senior Developer
9 9 (6.87%) Agile Developer
9 9 (6.87%) C# Developer
9 9 (6.87%) Test Engineer
10 7 (5.34%) C++ Software Developer
11 6 (4.58%) .NET Developer
11 6 (4.58%) Android Developer
11 6 (4.58%) C# Software Developer
11 6 (4.58%) HTML Developer
11 6 (4.58%) Product Analyst
11 6 (4.58%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (22.90%) HTML
2 22 (16.79%) CSS
3 19 (14.50%) .NET
4 13 (9.92%) Natural Language Processing
5 10 (7.63%) STL
6 8 (6.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 8 (6.11%) Qt
7 6 (4.58%) Java EE
7 6 (4.58%) Node.js
7 6 (4.58%) OpenGL
8 5 (3.82%) Android NDK
8 5 (3.82%) AngularJS
8 5 (3.82%) ASP.NET
8 5 (3.82%) Hibernate
8 5 (3.82%) HTML5
8 5 (3.82%) React
9 4 (3.05%) CSS3
9 4 (3.05%) JPA
9 4 (3.05%) OpenCV
9 4 (3.05%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 38 (29.01%) Computer Science
2 29 (22.14%) Mathematics
3 20 (15.27%) User Experience
4 18 (13.74%) Informatics
4 18 (13.74%) Life Science
4 18 (13.74%) Physics
5 17 (12.98%) Statistics
6 13 (9.92%) Artificial Intelligence
6 13 (9.92%) Health Informatics
7 6 (4.58%) Clustering
8 5 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (2.29%) Algorithms
9 3 (2.29%) Client/Server
9 3 (2.29%) Security Operations Centre
10 2 (1.53%) AS400
10 2 (1.53%) FMCG
11 1 (0.76%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.76%) Home Automation
11 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.76%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (21.37%) Windows
2 20 (15.27%) Apple iOS
2 20 (15.27%) Linux
3 18 (13.74%) Android
4 8 (6.11%) Unix
5 4 (3.05%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.29%) CentOS
6 3 (2.29%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.76%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (55.73%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (39.69%) Software Engineering
3 33 (25.19%) Scrum
4 29 (22.14%) OO
5 19 (14.50%) Data Analysis
5 19 (14.50%) DevOps
5 19 (14.50%) OOP
6 18 (13.74%) Analytics
6 18 (13.74%) TDD
6 18 (13.74%) UML
7 16 (12.21%) Machine Learning
7 16 (12.21%) SDLC
8 10 (7.63%) Multithreading
9 9 (6.87%) Configuration Management
9 9 (6.87%) OOA/OOD
9 9 (6.87%) Requirements Management
9 9 (6.87%) Software Architecture
10 8 (6.11%) Cross-Platform Development
11 7 (5.34%) Android Development
11 7 (5.34%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 77 (58.78%) Java
2 70 (53.44%) C#
3 48 (36.64%) Python
4 29 (22.14%) C
5 28 (21.37%) SQL
6 24 (18.32%) JavaScript
7 21 (16.03%) PHP
8 12 (9.16%) Perl
9 10 (7.63%) Objective-C
9 10 (7.63%) Ruby
10 9 (6.87%) Bash Shell
10 9 (6.87%) Embedded C
10 9 (6.87%) Embedded C++
11 8 (6.11%) Erlang
12 7 (5.34%) Korn
13 3 (2.29%) Haskell
14 2 (1.53%) Clojure
14 2 (1.53%) COBOL
14 2 (1.53%) R
14 2 (1.53%) Scala
Qualifications
1 37 (28.24%) Degree
2 10 (7.63%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.29%) ISEB
3 3 (2.29%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.53%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.76%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.76%) MISRA
1 1 (0.76%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (1.53%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.76%) Firmware
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (4.58%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 13 (9.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.58%) OpenText
2 6 (4.58%) Oracle
3 5 (3.82%) Sony
4 3 (2.29%) Blue Prism
4 3 (2.29%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.29%) SAP
5 2 (1.53%) IBM
6 1 (0.76%) Google
6 1 (0.76%) Perforce
6 1 (0.76%) TOWER Software
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