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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 38 37 33
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing C++ 73 73 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 5.46% 5.29% 6.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.77% 10.21% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 67 59 60
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £26,500 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,000 £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
678 715 642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 50.67% 51.81% 47.87%
Number of salaries quoted 597 592 576
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +4 68 £40,000 +14.28% 10
Mid Wales -20 3 £40,000 -20.00%
North Wales - 1 £42,500 -
West Wales - 1 £40,000 -
C++
UK

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 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++.

1 105 (60.69%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (50.29%) Software Engineering
3 70 (40.46%) Java
4 65 (37.57%) Python
5 59 (34.10%) Computer Science
6 51 (29.48%) C
7 45 (26.01%) Degree
8 44 (25.43%) C#
9 42 (24.28%) Linux
9 42 (24.28%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 41 (23.70%) SQL
11 33 (19.08%) Oracle
11 33 (19.08%) DevOps
12 30 (17.34%) Analytics
12 30 (17.34%) Scrum
13 29 (16.76%) Windows
14 28 (16.18%) Mathematics
15 27 (15.61%) Life Science
15 27 (15.61%) Informatics
16 26 (15.03%) SQL Server
17 25 (14.45%) Unix
17 25 (14.45%) SDLC
18 24 (13.87%) Relational Database
19 23 (13.29%) MySQL
19 23 (13.29%) HTML
20 21 (12.14%) JavaScript
21 20 (11.56%) CSS
21 20 (11.56%) OOP
21 20 (11.56%) Data Analysis
21 20 (11.56%) Erlang

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 (8.09%) Tornado
2 8 (4.62%) Apache
3 7 (4.05%) Apache Spark
4 5 (2.89%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.58%) SAS
5 1 (0.58%) WildFly
Applications
1 5 (2.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.58%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.09%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (6.36%) IaaS
4 7 (4.05%) PaaS
5 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.40%) TCP/IP
2 17 (9.83%) HTTP
3 4 (2.31%) tcpdump
4 2 (1.16%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.16%) Modbus
5 1 (0.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (15.03%) SQL Server
2 24 (13.87%) Relational Database
3 23 (13.29%) MySQL
4 16 (9.25%) Big Data
5 15 (8.67%) RDBMS
6 14 (8.09%) SQLite
7 12 (6.94%) NoSQL
8 8 (4.62%) Data Mining
9 7 (4.05%) Hadoop
10 5 (2.89%) Amazon Redshift
10 5 (2.89%) Apache Hive
10 5 (2.89%) Mahout
10 5 (2.89%) MongoDB
11 4 (2.31%) DB2
12 3 (1.73%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (1.73%) Riak
13 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (5.78%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.89%) Subversion
3 4 (2.31%) Android Studio
3 4 (2.31%) Gradle
4 2 (1.16%) Grunt
4 2 (1.16%) Selenium
5 1 (0.58%) JUnit
5 1 (0.58%) Mocha
5 1 (0.58%) PhantomJS
5 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (9.83%) Finance
2 15 (8.67%) Games
3 14 (8.09%) Welsh Language
4 13 (7.51%) Multimedia
5 11 (6.36%) Electronics
5 11 (6.36%) Marketing
6 10 (5.78%) Advertising
7 7 (4.05%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.58%) Back Office
8 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 74 (42.77%) Developer
2 67 (38.73%) Software Engineer
3 33 (19.08%) C++ Developer
4 26 (15.03%) Software Developer
5 23 (13.29%) C++ Software Engineer
6 13 (7.51%) C++ Software Developer
6 13 (7.51%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 13 (7.51%) Research Engineer
7 10 (5.78%) Software Manager
8 9 (5.20%) C Software Engineer
8 9 (5.20%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 9 (5.20%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 9 (5.20%) Embedded Engineer
8 9 (5.20%) Security Engineer
9 8 (4.62%) C Developer
9 8 (4.62%) C/C++ Developer
9 8 (4.62%) Development Manager
9 8 (4.62%) Web Developer
10 7 (4.05%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 6 (3.47%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (24.28%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 23 (13.29%) HTML
3 20 (11.56%) CSS
4 18 (10.40%) STL
5 14 (8.09%) Flask
5 14 (8.09%) Middleware
5 14 (8.09%) OAuth
5 14 (8.09%) ZeroMQ
6 9 (5.20%) Node.js
7 8 (4.62%) .NET
7 8 (4.62%) CSS3
7 8 (4.62%) HTML5
8 7 (4.05%) Web Services
9 6 (3.47%) EJB
9 6 (3.47%) Hibernate
9 6 (3.47%) Java EE
9 6 (3.47%) JPA
9 6 (3.47%) XHTML
10 5 (2.89%) JNI
10 5 (2.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 59 (34.10%) Computer Science
2 28 (16.18%) Mathematics
3 27 (15.61%) Informatics
3 27 (15.61%) Life Science
4 18 (10.40%) Physics
5 14 (8.09%) Health Informatics
6 13 (7.51%) Statistics
7 12 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (5.78%) Algorithms
8 10 (5.78%) User Experience
9 7 (4.05%) Security Operations Centre
10 4 (2.31%) Digital TV
10 4 (2.31%) IPTV
11 3 (1.73%) Digital Media
11 3 (1.73%) Grid Computing
12 2 (1.16%) Artificial Intelligence
12 2 (1.16%) CCTV
12 2 (1.16%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (1.16%) Home Automation
12 2 (1.16%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 42 (24.28%) Linux
2 29 (16.76%) Windows
3 25 (14.45%) Unix
4 14 (8.09%) Android
4 14 (8.09%) Apple iOS
5 6 (3.47%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.58%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (60.69%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (50.29%) Software Engineering
3 33 (19.08%) DevOps
4 30 (17.34%) Analytics
4 30 (17.34%) Scrum
5 25 (14.45%) SDLC
6 20 (11.56%) Data Analysis
6 20 (11.56%) OOP
7 19 (10.98%) Machine Learning
7 19 (10.98%) OO
8 18 (10.40%) Functional Programming
9 15 (8.67%) Online Security
10 14 (8.09%) Cross-Platform Development
10 14 (8.09%) UML
11 13 (7.51%) Android Development
11 13 (7.51%) iOS Development
12 12 (6.94%) OOD
13 9 (5.20%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (5.20%) Cybersecurity
13 9 (5.20%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 70 (40.46%) Java
2 65 (37.57%) Python
3 51 (29.48%) C
4 44 (25.43%) C#
5 41 (23.70%) SQL
6 21 (12.14%) JavaScript
7 20 (11.56%) Erlang
8 16 (9.25%) PHP
9 11 (6.36%) Haskell
9 11 (6.36%) Ruby
10 8 (4.62%) Embedded C
10 8 (4.62%) Lisp
11 7 (4.05%) Embedded C++
11 7 (4.05%) Perl
12 6 (3.47%) Objective-C
12 6 (3.47%) Scala
13 5 (2.89%) R
14 4 (2.31%) Assembly Language
15 3 (1.73%) Clojure
15 3 (1.73%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 45 (26.01%) Degree
2 5 (2.89%) ISEB
3 3 (1.73%) 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%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 10 (5.78%) Firmware
2 4 (2.31%) Snort
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 33 (19.08%) Oracle
2 6 (3.47%) TOWER Software
3 4 (2.31%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.31%) Sybase
4 1 (0.58%) Blue Prism
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