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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 39 43 28
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Permanent jobs citing C++ 73 71 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 5.38% 5.01% 7.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.86% 9.61% 14.80%
Number of salaries quoted 70 59 63
Median salary £38,500 £36,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £50,000 £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
672 739 635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 49.48% 52.15% 48.03%
Number of salaries quoted 602 619 562
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £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 25 August 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 25 August 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 68 £37,500 +5.63% 10
Mid Wales -25 1 - - 1
West Wales - 1 £40,000 - 1
C++
UK

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 August 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++.

1 110 (65.87%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (49.70%) Software Engineering
3 75 (44.91%) Java
4 71 (42.51%) Python
5 64 (38.32%) Computer Science
6 53 (31.74%) C#
7 51 (30.54%) Degree
8 39 (23.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 38 (22.75%) C
9 38 (22.75%) Linux
10 37 (22.16%) Mathematics
11 35 (20.96%) Scrum
11 35 (20.96%) DevOps
12 34 (20.36%) Informatics
12 34 (20.36%) Life Science
12 34 (20.36%) Analytics
13 33 (19.76%) Windows
14 29 (17.37%) SQL
15 28 (16.77%) Oracle
16 27 (16.17%) SQL Server
17 25 (14.97%) Physics
18 23 (13.77%) Machine Learning
18 23 (13.77%) HTML
18 23 (13.77%) SDLC
19 22 (13.17%) Relational Database
19 22 (13.17%) Data Analysis
20 21 (12.57%) JavaScript
20 21 (12.57%) OOP
20 21 (12.57%) Health Informatics
21 20 (11.98%) Statistics

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 (8.38%) Tornado
2 5 (2.99%) Apache
2 5 (2.99%) Apache Pig
2 5 (2.99%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.80%) IIS
3 3 (1.80%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (2.40%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.38%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (6.59%) IaaS
2 11 (6.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.40%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.58%) HTTP
2 14 (8.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.20%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.20%) Modbus
3 2 (1.20%) tcpdump
4 1 (0.60%) Broadband
4 1 (0.60%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (16.17%) SQL Server
2 22 (13.17%) Relational Database
3 20 (11.98%) MySQL
4 15 (8.98%) RDBMS
5 14 (8.38%) SQLite
6 10 (5.99%) Big Data
7 9 (5.39%) NoSQL
8 5 (2.99%) Amazon Redshift
8 5 (2.99%) Apache Hive
8 5 (2.99%) Hadoop
8 5 (2.99%) Mahout
8 5 (2.99%) MongoDB
9 4 (2.40%) Data Mining
9 4 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.80%) DB2
11 1 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.60%) Riak
Development Applications
1 10 (5.99%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.59%) Subversion
3 5 (2.99%) Android Studio
3 5 (2.99%) Gradle
4 4 (2.40%) Selenium
5 3 (1.80%) JUnit
6 2 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.20%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.20%) Grunt
6 2 (1.20%) Hudson
6 2 (1.20%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.20%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.60%) Mocha
7 1 (0.60%) PhantomJS
General
1 15 (8.98%) Games
2 13 (7.78%) Finance
3 12 (7.19%) Multimedia
3 12 (7.19%) Welsh Language
4 10 (5.99%) Marketing
5 9 (5.39%) Electronics
6 8 (4.79%) Advertising
7 4 (2.40%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.60%) Back Office
8 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 66 (39.52%) Developer
2 61 (36.53%) Software Engineer
3 28 (16.77%) C++ Developer
4 21 (12.57%) Software Developer
5 20 (11.98%) Research Engineer
6 16 (9.58%) C++ Software Engineer
7 10 (5.99%) Software Manager
8 9 (5.39%) C++ Software Developer
8 9 (5.39%) Development Manager
9 8 (4.79%) Java Developer
10 7 (4.19%) Agile Developer
10 7 (4.19%) Analyst
10 7 (4.19%) Cybersecurity Engineer
10 7 (4.19%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 7 (4.19%) Security Engineer
11 6 (3.59%) Product Analyst
11 6 (3.59%) Web Developer
12 5 (2.99%) Android Developer
12 5 (2.99%) C Developer
12 5 (2.99%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (23.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 23 (13.77%) HTML
3 20 (11.98%) CSS
4 19 (11.38%) STL
5 14 (8.38%) Flask
5 14 (8.38%) Middleware
5 14 (8.38%) OAuth
5 14 (8.38%) ZeroMQ
6 11 (6.59%) .NET
7 9 (5.39%) Natural Language Processing
7 9 (5.39%) Node.js
8 7 (4.19%) CSS3
8 7 (4.19%) HTML5
9 6 (3.59%) Web Services
10 5 (2.99%) EJB
10 5 (2.99%) Hibernate
10 5 (2.99%) OpenCV
10 5 (2.99%) OpenGL
10 5 (2.99%) OpenGL ES
10 5 (2.99%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 64 (38.32%) Computer Science
2 37 (22.16%) Mathematics
3 34 (20.36%) Informatics
3 34 (20.36%) Life Science
4 25 (14.97%) Physics
5 21 (12.57%) Health Informatics
6 20 (11.98%) Statistics
7 13 (7.78%) User Experience
8 11 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (5.39%) Artificial Intelligence
10 8 (4.79%) Algorithms
11 7 (4.19%) Security Operations Centre
12 4 (2.40%) Digital TV
12 4 (2.40%) IPTV
13 3 (1.80%) Clustering
13 3 (1.80%) Digital Media
14 2 (1.20%) CCTV
14 2 (1.20%) Embedded Systems
14 2 (1.20%) Home Automation
14 2 (1.20%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 38 (22.75%) Linux
2 33 (19.76%) Windows
3 19 (11.38%) Unix
4 14 (8.38%) Android
4 14 (8.38%) Apple iOS
5 6 (3.59%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.20%) CentOS
6 2 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.20%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.60%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (65.87%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (49.70%) Software Engineering
3 35 (20.96%) DevOps
3 35 (20.96%) Scrum
4 34 (20.36%) Analytics
5 23 (13.77%) Machine Learning
5 23 (13.77%) SDLC
6 22 (13.17%) Data Analysis
7 21 (12.57%) OOP
8 18 (10.78%) OO
9 15 (8.98%) Cross-Platform Development
10 14 (8.38%) Functional Programming
11 13 (7.78%) Online Security
12 12 (7.19%) Android Development
12 12 (7.19%) iOS Development
12 12 (7.19%) TDD
13 11 (6.59%) UML
14 10 (5.99%) OOD
15 9 (5.39%) Continuous Improvement
16 8 (4.79%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 75 (44.91%) Java
2 71 (42.51%) Python
3 53 (31.74%) C#
4 38 (22.75%) C
5 29 (17.37%) SQL
6 21 (12.57%) JavaScript
7 18 (10.78%) PHP
8 17 (10.18%) Erlang
9 12 (7.19%) Ruby
10 9 (5.39%) Perl
11 7 (4.19%) Embedded C
11 7 (4.19%) Haskell
12 6 (3.59%) Embedded C++
12 6 (3.59%) Lisp
13 5 (2.99%) Objective-C
13 5 (2.99%) R
14 3 (1.80%) Assembly Language
15 2 (1.20%) Bash Shell
15 2 (1.20%) Korn
16 1 (0.60%) Scala
Qualifications
1 51 (30.54%) Degree
2 4 (2.40%) ISEB
3 3 (1.80%) PhD
4 2 (1.20%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.20%) PMP
5 1 (0.60%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 9 (5.39%) Firmware
2 2 (1.20%) Snort
2 2 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (1.80%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 28 (16.77%) Oracle
2 6 (3.59%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.59%) TOWER Software
3 3 (1.80%) OpenText
3 3 (1.80%) Sybase
4 2 (1.20%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.60%) Blue Prism
5 1 (0.60%) Sony
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