Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a C++ Software Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

C++ Software Developer
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 108 115
Rank change year-on-year +36 +7 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 4 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.50% 0.22% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.22% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 2
Cardiff median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £25,425 £22,550 £27,750
90th Percentile £46,250 £41,250 £43,250
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +21.43% -17.65% +21.43%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies in Cardiff with a recognized job title 786 1357 1547
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.87% 98.33% 98.28%
Number of salaries quoted 700 1227 1321
Cardiff median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £23,500 £21,625 £22,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +2.86%

C++ Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings that featured C++ Software Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for C++ Software Developer in Cardiff

C++ Software Developer
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Software Developer in Cardiff.

Salary trend for C++ Software Developer in Cardiff

C++ Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ Software Developer in Cardiff over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ Software Developer in Cardiff

C++ Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, C++ Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region featuring C++ Software Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Games
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) OOD
3 2 (50.00%) Firmware
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (25.00%) Physics
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) WPF
4 1 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) STL
4 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (25.00%) Android Development
4 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (25.00%) C#

C++ Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (75.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) STL
1 1 (25.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) OOD
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Physics
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Firmware