The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 26 35
Rank change year-on-year -18 +9  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 26 82 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 3.57% 7.33% 5.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.54% 15.27% 11.95%
Number of salaries quoted 22 75 60
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £27,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £58,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

C++ is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 345 537 594
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 47.39% 47.99% 47.71%
Number of salaries quoted 318 490 510
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,369
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales citing C++ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in South Wales

C++
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for C++ in South Wales

C++
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in South Wales over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in South Wales

C++
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Cardiff -20 12 £42,500 - 1
Bridgend 0 3 £35,000 -
Newport +6 2 £45,000 -7.69% 1
Torfaen -4 1 - -
C++
Wales

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

1 35 (74.47%) C#
2 21 (44.68%) Java
3 19 (40.43%) Software Engineering
4 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (38.30%) Python
5 16 (34.04%) .NET
6 13 (27.66%) Windows
6 13 (27.66%) Military
7 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
8 11 (23.40%) PHP
8 11 (23.40%) C
8 11 (23.40%) Degree
9 10 (21.28%) Linux
10 9 (19.15%) HTML
10 9 (19.15%) Scrum
10 9 (19.15%) Big Data
11 8 (17.02%) Hadoop
11 8 (17.02%) Apache Spark
11 8 (17.02%) API Development
11 8 (17.02%) OOD
12 7 (14.89%) UML
12 7 (14.89%) Objective-C
12 7 (14.89%) Validation
12 7 (14.89%) Games
12 7 (14.89%) Computer Science Degree
12 7 (14.89%) Amazon AWS
12 7 (14.89%) Elasticsearch
12 7 (14.89%) Machine Learning
13 6 (12.77%) Apple iOS
13 6 (12.77%) V-Model

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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 8 (17.02%) Apache Spark
2 7 (14.89%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.13%) Documentum
3 1 (2.13%) FileNet
3 1 (2.13%) IIS
3 1 (2.13%) JCAPS
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.13%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.89%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (8.51%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) HTTP
2 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.13%) Broadband
3 1 (2.13%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.13%) Internet
3 1 (2.13%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) Big Data
2 8 (17.02%) Hadoop
3 5 (10.64%) NoSQL
4 4 (8.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (6.38%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (6.38%) MySQL
5 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.13%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.13%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.64%) Subversion
3 1 (2.13%) Grunt
3 1 (2.13%) gulp
3 1 (2.13%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (2.13%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (2.13%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.13%) webpack
General
1 13 (27.66%) Military
2 7 (14.89%) Games
3 4 (8.51%) Marketing
4 2 (4.26%) Aerospace
4 2 (4.26%) Finance
4 2 (4.26%) Multimedia
4 2 (4.26%) Welsh Language
5 1 (2.13%) Advertising
5 1 (2.13%) Automotive
5 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.13%) Retail
5 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (40.43%) Developer
2 12 (25.53%) Software Engineer
3 9 (19.15%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (17.02%) Software Developer
5 6 (12.77%) C++ Software Engineer
5 6 (12.77%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Agile Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Graduate
7 3 (6.38%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Junior
8 2 (4.26%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.26%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.26%) C++ Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Graduate Software Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Junior Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Machine Learning Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Documentum Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.04%) .NET
2 9 (19.15%) HTML
3 6 (12.77%) CSS
4 5 (10.64%) AngularJS
5 4 (8.51%) iOS SDK
5 4 (8.51%) Java EE
5 4 (8.51%) MFC
6 3 (6.38%) HTML5
6 3 (6.38%) XML
7 2 (4.26%) JSON
7 2 (4.26%) MXNet
7 2 (4.26%) TensorFlow
7 2 (4.26%) WPF
8 1 (2.13%) Ajax
8 1 (2.13%) Hibernate
8 1 (2.13%) JNI
8 1 (2.13%) JSF
8 1 (2.13%) Spring
8 1 (2.13%) WinForms
8 1 (2.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.51%) CUDA
3 3 (6.38%) User Experience
4 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.13%) Clustering
5 1 (2.13%) EPoS
5 1 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.66%) Windows
2 10 (21.28%) Linux
3 6 (12.77%) Android
3 6 (12.77%) Apple iOS
4 4 (8.51%) Unix
4 4 (8.51%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.13%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.13%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (40.43%) Software Engineering
2 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (19.15%) Scrum
4 8 (17.02%) API Development
4 8 (17.02%) OOD
5 7 (14.89%) Machine Learning
5 7 (14.89%) UML
5 7 (14.89%) Validation
6 6 (12.77%) Artificial Intelligence
6 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (12.77%) OO
6 6 (12.77%) V-Model
7 5 (10.64%) Configuration Management
7 5 (10.64%) Cross-Platform Development
7 5 (10.64%) DevOps
7 5 (10.64%) OOP
8 4 (8.51%) Data Security
8 4 (8.51%) Data Visualisation
8 4 (8.51%) SDLC
8 4 (8.51%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 35 (74.47%) C#
2 21 (44.68%) Java
3 18 (38.30%) Python
4 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
5 11 (23.40%) C
5 11 (23.40%) PHP
6 7 (14.89%) Objective-C
7 4 (8.51%) Ruby
8 3 (6.38%) Perl
8 3 (6.38%) SQL
9 1 (2.13%) Apple Swift
9 1 (2.13%) Assembly Language
9 1 (2.13%) Erlang
9 1 (2.13%) Fortran
9 1 (2.13%) Haskell
9 1 (2.13%) Lisp
9 1 (2.13%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (23.40%) Degree
2 7 (14.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (10.64%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.38%) PhD
5 1 (2.13%) HND
5 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.13%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) MISRA
1 2 (4.26%) MISRA C
2 1 (2.13%) DO-178B
2 1 (2.13%) IEC 61508
2 1 (2.13%) IEC 62304
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 2 (4.26%) IBM
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.13%) Fiorano
2 1 (2.13%) Google
2 1 (2.13%) Green Hills
2 1 (2.13%) InterSystems
2 1 (2.13%) OpenText
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle
2 1 (2.13%) VMware
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Salary: £20000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago