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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
UK / Wales
Rank 65 42 25
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -17
Permanent jobs citing C++ 29 71 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.72% 5.17% 7.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.93% 10.33% 14.08%
Number of salaries quoted 27 55 69
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £33,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £55,200
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 Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
588 687 746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 55.16% 50.07% 54.57%
Number of salaries quoted 508 591 640
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 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
South Wales -17 27 £35,000 -12.50% 4
North Wales - 2 £30,250 - 2
C++
UK

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Wales region with a requirement for C++.

1 56 (60.87%) C#
1 56 (60.87%) Java
2 37 (40.22%) Software Engineering
3 35 (38.04%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (34.78%) Python
5 31 (33.70%) OO
6 30 (32.61%) Degree
7 28 (30.43%) Windows
8 27 (29.35%) PHP
8 27 (29.35%) C
9 26 (28.26%) HTML
10 21 (22.83%) JavaScript
10 21 (22.83%) Apple iOS
11 20 (21.74%) Objective-C
12 19 (20.65%) SQL
12 19 (20.65%) .NET
12 19 (20.65%) Android
12 19 (20.65%) Computer Science
13 18 (19.57%) CSS
13 18 (19.57%) Scrum
14 16 (17.39%) Games
15 15 (16.30%) OOP
16 14 (15.22%) Linux
16 14 (15.22%) UML
16 14 (15.22%) Mathematics
16 14 (15.22%) User Experience
17 12 (13.04%) TDD
17 12 (13.04%) Microsoft
18 11 (11.96%) DevOps
18 11 (11.96%) Security Cleared

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 (6.52%) IIS
1 6 (6.52%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.17%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.17%) Confluence
2 2 (2.17%) Documentum
2 2 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.17%) FileNet
2 2 (2.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.09%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (6.52%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.35%) Broadband
3 1 (1.09%) HTTP
3 1 (1.09%) Internet
3 1 (1.09%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.70%) MySQL
2 8 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (6.52%) MongoDB
3 6 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (5.43%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (3.26%) Big Data
6 3 (3.26%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.17%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.17%) Riak
8 1 (1.09%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.09%) GIS
8 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.09%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (9.78%) Git (software)
1 9 (9.78%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (6.52%) Grunt
2 6 (6.52%) gulp
2 6 (6.52%) JUnit
2 6 (6.52%) webpack
3 5 (5.43%) Cucumber
4 4 (4.35%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.26%) Rational Rhapsody
5 3 (3.26%) Subversion
5 3 (3.26%) VersionOne
6 2 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.17%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.17%) JIRA
6 2 (2.17%) TestLink
7 1 (1.09%) Android Studio
7 1 (1.09%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.09%) GoogleTest
7 1 (1.09%) Mockito
7 1 (1.09%) Xcode
General
1 16 (17.39%) Games
2 8 (8.70%) Marketing
3 5 (5.43%) Advertising
4 4 (4.35%) Finance
5 3 (3.26%) Aerospace
5 3 (3.26%) Automotive
5 3 (3.26%) Military
5 3 (3.26%) Welsh Language
6 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.09%) Electronics
7 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (52.17%) Developer
2 27 (29.35%) Software Engineer
3 25 (27.17%) Software Developer
4 14 (15.22%) Senior Software Engineer
5 10 (10.87%) Java Developer
6 9 (9.78%) Agile Developer
6 9 (9.78%) Analyst
7 8 (8.70%) C++ Developer
7 8 (8.70%) C++ Software Engineer
7 8 (8.70%) Web Developer
8 7 (7.61%) Test Engineer
9 6 (6.52%) C# Developer
9 6 (6.52%) Senior Developer
10 5 (5.43%) C++ Software Developer
10 5 (5.43%) Research Engineer
10 5 (5.43%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
11 4 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
11 4 (4.35%) C# Software Developer
11 4 (4.35%) Java Software Developer
11 4 (4.35%) Workflow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (28.26%) HTML
2 19 (20.65%) .NET
3 18 (19.57%) CSS
4 8 (8.70%) iOS SDK
5 6 (6.52%) Angular 2
5 6 (6.52%) AngularJS
5 6 (6.52%) Django
5 6 (6.52%) HTML5
5 6 (6.52%) Node.js
5 6 (6.52%) Qt
5 6 (6.52%) React
5 6 (6.52%) Sass
5 6 (6.52%) STL
6 5 (5.43%) Natural Language Processing
7 4 (4.35%) Java EE
8 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.17%) OpenGL
8 2 (2.17%) Spring
9 1 (1.09%) DirectX
9 1 (1.09%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.65%) Computer Science
2 14 (15.22%) User Experience
3 6 (6.52%) Clustering
3 6 (6.52%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.43%) Life Science
5 3 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.26%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.17%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.17%) AS400
6 2 (2.17%) FMCG
7 1 (1.09%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.09%) EPoS
7 1 (1.09%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (30.43%) Windows
2 21 (22.83%) Apple iOS
3 19 (20.65%) Android
4 14 (15.22%) Linux
5 9 (9.78%) Unix
6 4 (4.35%) Mac OS
7 3 (3.26%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.09%) CentOS
8 1 (1.09%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (40.22%) Software Engineering
2 35 (38.04%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (33.70%) OO
4 18 (19.57%) Scrum
5 15 (16.30%) OOP
6 14 (15.22%) Mathematics
6 14 (15.22%) UML
7 12 (13.04%) TDD
8 11 (11.96%) DevOps
9 10 (10.87%) Configuration Management
9 10 (10.87%) SDLC
10 9 (9.78%) OOA/OOD
10 9 (9.78%) Requirements Management
10 9 (9.78%) Software Architecture
11 8 (8.70%) Data Analysis
11 8 (8.70%) Multithreading
11 8 (8.70%) Web Development
12 7 (7.61%) Physics
13 6 (6.52%) Load Balancing
13 6 (6.52%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 56 (60.87%) C#
1 56 (60.87%) Java
2 32 (34.78%) Python
3 27 (29.35%) C
3 27 (29.35%) PHP
4 21 (22.83%) JavaScript
5 20 (21.74%) Objective-C
6 19 (20.65%) SQL
7 9 (9.78%) Embedded C
7 9 (9.78%) Embedded C++
7 9 (9.78%) Perl
7 9 (9.78%) Ruby
8 7 (7.61%) Bash Shell
9 6 (6.52%) Apple Swift
10 5 (5.43%) Korn
11 2 (2.17%) Clojure
11 2 (2.17%) COBOL
11 2 (2.17%) Erlang
11 2 (2.17%) Haskell
11 2 (2.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 30 (32.61%) Degree
2 11 (11.96%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.17%) ISEB
3 2 (2.17%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) MISRA
1 2 (2.17%) MISRA C
2 1 (1.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (7.61%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (6.52%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 12 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.52%) OpenText
3 4 (4.35%) IBM
3 4 (4.35%) Oracle
3 4 (4.35%) Sony
4 3 (3.26%) SAP
5 2 (2.17%) Blue Prism
6 1 (1.09%) Google
6 1 (1.09%) Green Hills
6 1 (1.09%) Perforce
6 1 (1.09%) Red Hat
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Flint, Clwyd
JVP Jobs
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport, Gwent
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
South Wales
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Bluetownonline
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gwynedd
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago