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 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 29 37 46
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +9
Permanent jobs citing C++ 90 71 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 6.85% 5.08% 4.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.06% 10.57% 10.40%
Number of salaries quoted 81 60 52
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
640 672 596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 48.74% 48.03% 44.98%
Number of salaries quoted 567 559 533
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 June 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 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
South Wales +11 83 £40,000 +11.11% 5
Mid Wales -7 3 £40,000 -20.00%
North Wales - 2 £42,500 -
West Wales - 1 £40,000 -
C++
UK

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in 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 Wales region with a requirement for C++.

1 102 (59.30%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 67 (38.95%) Java
4 61 (35.47%) Python
5 56 (32.56%) C
6 53 (30.81%) Computer Science
7 48 (27.91%) Linux
8 46 (26.74%) SQL
9 44 (25.58%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 39 (22.67%) Degree
10 39 (22.67%) C#
11 35 (20.35%) Oracle
12 31 (18.02%) Unix
13 30 (17.44%) DevOps
14 29 (16.86%) Windows
15 27 (15.70%) Analytics
16 26 (15.12%) SQL Server
16 26 (15.12%) Mathematics
17 25 (14.53%) MySQL
18 24 (13.95%) TCP/IP
18 24 (13.95%) Life Science
18 24 (13.95%) Informatics
18 24 (13.95%) Relational Database
18 24 (13.95%) SDLC
19 23 (13.37%) Scrum
20 22 (12.79%) JavaScript
21 21 (12.21%) Data Analysis
22 20 (11.63%) Erlang
22 20 (11.63%) OO
22 20 (11.63%) Finance

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 14 (8.14%) Apache
1 14 (8.14%) Tornado
2 7 (4.07%) Apache Spark
3 5 (2.91%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.16%) SAS
4 2 (1.16%) WildFly
Applications
1 6 (3.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.16%) SPSS
3 1 (0.58%) EViews
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.56%) PaaS
2 11 (6.40%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (5.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (5.23%) IaaS
5 2 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (13.95%) TCP/IP
2 18 (10.47%) HTTP
3 6 (3.49%) Internet
4 5 (2.91%) tcpdump
5 2 (1.16%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.16%) iSCSI
5 2 (1.16%) Modbus
5 2 (1.16%) NAS
5 2 (1.16%) SAN
5 2 (1.16%) SSL
6 1 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (15.12%) SQL Server
2 25 (14.53%) MySQL
3 24 (13.95%) Relational Database
4 19 (11.05%) Big Data
5 15 (8.72%) RDBMS
6 14 (8.14%) SQLite
7 13 (7.56%) NoSQL
8 11 (6.40%) Data Mining
9 7 (4.07%) Hadoop
10 6 (3.49%) Amazon Redshift
10 6 (3.49%) MongoDB
11 5 (2.91%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (2.91%) Apache Hive
11 5 (2.91%) Mahout
11 5 (2.91%) Riak
12 4 (2.33%) DB2
13 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (4.07%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.74%) Subversion
3 2 (1.16%) Android Studio
3 2 (1.16%) Gradle
3 2 (1.16%) PowerBuilder
3 2 (1.16%) Selenium
4 1 (0.58%) Grunt
4 1 (0.58%) JUnit
4 1 (0.58%) Mocha
4 1 (0.58%) PhantomJS
4 1 (0.58%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (11.63%) Finance
2 15 (8.72%) Games
3 14 (8.14%) Advertising
3 14 (8.14%) Welsh Language
4 13 (7.56%) Marketing
5 11 (6.40%) Electronics
5 11 (6.40%) Multimedia
6 10 (5.81%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.58%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.58%) Back Office
7 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 78 (45.35%) Developer
2 68 (39.53%) Software Engineer
3 39 (22.67%) C++ Developer
4 33 (19.19%) Software Developer
5 27 (15.70%) C++ Software Engineer
6 17 (9.88%) C++ Software Developer
7 16 (9.30%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 13 (7.56%) C Software Engineer
8 13 (7.56%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 11 (6.40%) C Developer
9 11 (6.40%) C/C++ Developer
10 10 (5.81%) Research Engineer
11 9 (5.23%) C/C++ Software Developer
11 9 (5.23%) Cybersecurity Engineer
11 9 (5.23%) Embedded Engineer
11 9 (5.23%) Security Engineer
11 9 (5.23%) Software Manager
12 7 (4.07%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 6 (3.49%) Development Manager
13 6 (3.49%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (25.58%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 19 (11.05%) HTML
3 18 (10.47%) STL
4 15 (8.72%) CSS
5 14 (8.14%) Flask
5 14 (8.14%) Middleware
5 14 (8.14%) OAuth
5 14 (8.14%) ZeroMQ
6 9 (5.23%) .NET
6 9 (5.23%) Web Services
7 8 (4.65%) Node.js
7 8 (4.65%) XML
8 6 (3.49%) ASP.NET
8 6 (3.49%) CSS3
8 6 (3.49%) HTML5
8 6 (3.49%) REST
8 6 (3.49%) SOAP
9 5 (2.91%) EJB
9 5 (2.91%) WSDL
9 5 (2.91%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 53 (30.81%) Computer Science
2 26 (15.12%) Mathematics
3 24 (13.95%) Informatics
3 24 (13.95%) Life Science
4 16 (9.30%) Physics
5 13 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (6.98%) Health Informatics
7 11 (6.40%) Statistics
8 10 (5.81%) Algorithms
9 6 (3.49%) Security Operations Centre
9 6 (3.49%) User Experience
10 4 (2.33%) DTV
10 4 (2.33%) Grid Computing
10 4 (2.33%) IPTV
11 3 (1.74%) Digital Media
12 2 (1.16%) CCTV
12 2 (1.16%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (1.16%) Home Automation
12 2 (1.16%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.58%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 48 (27.91%) Linux
2 31 (18.02%) Unix
3 29 (16.86%) Windows
4 12 (6.98%) Android
4 12 (6.98%) Apple iOS
5 6 (3.49%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.58%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (59.30%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 30 (17.44%) DevOps
4 27 (15.70%) Analytics
5 24 (13.95%) SDLC
6 23 (13.37%) Scrum
7 21 (12.21%) Data Analysis
8 20 (11.63%) OO
9 19 (11.05%) Functional Programming
10 18 (10.47%) OOP
11 17 (9.88%) Machine Learning
12 14 (8.14%) Cross-Platform Development
12 14 (8.14%) Online Security
13 11 (6.40%) Android Development
13 11 (6.40%) iOS Development
13 11 (6.40%) Mobile Marketing
13 11 (6.40%) OOD
13 11 (6.40%) UML
14 10 (5.81%) E-Commerce
14 10 (5.81%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 67 (38.95%) Java
2 61 (35.47%) Python
3 56 (32.56%) C
4 46 (26.74%) SQL
5 39 (22.67%) C#
6 22 (12.79%) JavaScript
7 20 (11.63%) Erlang
8 17 (9.88%) PHP
9 13 (7.56%) Haskell
10 12 (6.98%) Ruby
11 8 (4.65%) Embedded C
11 8 (4.65%) Lisp
11 8 (4.65%) Scala
12 7 (4.07%) Embedded C++
13 6 (3.49%) Objective-C
13 6 (3.49%) Perl
13 6 (3.49%) R
14 5 (2.91%) Assembly Language
14 5 (2.91%) Clojure
15 4 (2.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 39 (22.67%) Degree
2 5 (2.91%) ISEB
3 4 (2.33%) PhD
4 2 (1.16%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.16%) PMP
5 1 (0.58%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (0.58%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.58%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.16%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.58%) IEC 61508
2 1 (0.58%) MISRA
2 1 (0.58%) MISRA C
System Software
1 10 (5.81%) Firmware
2 5 (2.91%) Snort
3 2 (1.16%) NFS
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 35 (20.35%) Oracle
2 7 (4.07%) TOWER Software
3 5 (2.91%) Sybase
4 3 (1.74%) IBM
4 3 (1.74%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.16%) EMC
6 1 (0.58%) Cisco
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