The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
UK / Wales
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 27 38
Rank change year-on-year -25 +11  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 37 91 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 3.79% 7.07% 5.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.87% 14.31% 11.06%
Number of salaries quoted 33 82 64
Median salary £45,000 £41,250 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +14.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,242 £55,000 £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 Wales with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 470 636 678
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 48.21% 49.42% 47.41%
Number of salaries quoted 432 562 565
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Wales

C++
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for C++ in Wales

C++
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Wales over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ 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 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
South Wales -21 26 £45,000 +12.50% 4
West Wales -7 8 £55,242 +38.10%
North Wales +2 3 £37,500 -11.76%
C++
UK

For the 6 months to 25 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 Wales region with a requirement for C++.

1 38 (65.52%) C#
2 32 (55.17%) Java
3 29 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (44.83%) Python
5 22 (37.93%) Software Engineering
6 16 (27.59%) .NET
7 15 (25.86%) JavaScript
8 14 (24.14%) PHP
8 14 (24.14%) C
8 14 (24.14%) Degree
9 13 (22.41%) Windows
9 13 (22.41%) Military
10 12 (20.69%) Unix
11 10 (17.24%) Linux
11 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
11 10 (17.24%) Objective-C
12 9 (15.52%) Scrum
12 9 (15.52%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (15.52%) ITIL
12 9 (15.52%) HTML
12 9 (15.52%) Android
12 9 (15.52%) Git (software)
12 9 (15.52%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (15.52%) Big Data
12 9 (15.52%) Analytics
13 8 (13.79%) AngularJS
13 8 (13.79%) CA Spectrum
13 8 (13.79%) ServiceNow
13 8 (13.79%) LogRhythm
13 8 (13.79%) Apache Spark

C++
Co-occurring 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 8 (13.79%) Apache Spark
2 7 (12.07%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.72%) Documentum
3 1 (1.72%) FileNet
3 1 (1.72%) IIS
3 1 (1.72%) JCAPS
3 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.72%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.07%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.90%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.79%) GSM
2 3 (5.17%) HTTP
2 3 (5.17%) SNMP
3 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.72%) Broadband
4 1 (1.72%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.72%) Internet
4 1 (1.72%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.52%) Big Data
2 8 (13.79%) Hadoop
3 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
4 5 (8.62%) NoSQL
5 4 (6.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (5.17%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (5.17%) MySQL
7 1 (1.72%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.72%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (15.52%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.34%) Visual Studio
3 5 (8.62%) Subversion
4 3 (5.17%) Android Studio
4 3 (5.17%) Xcode
5 1 (1.72%) Grunt
5 1 (1.72%) gulp
5 1 (1.72%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.72%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (1.72%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.72%) webpack
General
1 13 (22.41%) Military
2 7 (12.07%) Games
3 4 (6.90%) Marketing
4 2 (3.45%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.45%) Finance
4 2 (3.45%) Multimedia
4 2 (3.45%) Welsh Language
5 1 (1.72%) Advertising
5 1 (1.72%) Automotive
5 1 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.72%) Retail
5 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (32.76%) Developer
2 15 (25.86%) Software Engineer
3 9 (15.52%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (13.79%) Software Developer
5 6 (10.34%) C++ Software Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 5 (8.62%) Java Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Team Leader
7 4 (6.90%) C# Software Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Agile Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Graduate
8 3 (5.17%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Junior
9 2 (3.45%) .NET Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Graduate Software Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Junior Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Machine Learning Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.59%) .NET
2 9 (15.52%) HTML
3 8 (13.79%) AngularJS
4 6 (10.34%) CSS
5 5 (8.62%) JSON
5 5 (8.62%) WPF
6 4 (6.90%) Angular 2
6 4 (6.90%) iOS SDK
6 4 (6.90%) Java EE
6 4 (6.90%) MFC
6 4 (6.90%) Node.js
6 4 (6.90%) React
7 3 (5.17%) Android SDK
7 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (5.17%) Entity Framework
7 3 (5.17%) HTML5
7 3 (5.17%) Laravel
7 3 (5.17%) RESTful
7 3 (5.17%) XML
8 2 (3.45%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Computer Science
1 5 (8.62%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.90%) CUDA
3 3 (5.17%) User Experience
4 1 (1.72%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.72%) Clustering
4 1 (1.72%) EPoS
4 1 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.41%) Windows
2 12 (20.69%) Unix
3 10 (17.24%) Linux
4 9 (15.52%) Android
5 6 (10.34%) Apple iOS
6 4 (6.90%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.72%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.72%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (37.93%) Software Engineering
3 9 (15.52%) Analytics
3 9 (15.52%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (15.52%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (15.52%) ITIL
3 9 (15.52%) Scrum
4 8 (13.79%) API Development
4 8 (13.79%) Application Performance Management
4 8 (13.79%) E-Commerce
4 8 (13.79%) ITSM
4 8 (13.79%) OOD
4 8 (13.79%) Performance Management
5 7 (12.07%) Machine Learning
5 7 (12.07%) UML
5 7 (12.07%) Validation
6 6 (10.34%) Artificial Intelligence
6 6 (10.34%) OO
6 6 (10.34%) V-Model
7 5 (8.62%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 38 (65.52%) C#
2 32 (55.17%) Java
3 26 (44.83%) Python
4 15 (25.86%) JavaScript
5 14 (24.14%) C
5 14 (24.14%) PHP
6 10 (17.24%) Objective-C
7 6 (10.34%) SQL
8 4 (6.90%) Ruby
9 3 (5.17%) ES6
9 3 (5.17%) Perl
9 3 (5.17%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.72%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.72%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.72%) Erlang
10 1 (1.72%) Fortran
10 1 (1.72%) Haskell
10 1 (1.72%) Lisp
10 1 (1.72%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (24.14%) Degree
2 7 (12.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (8.62%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.62%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.17%) PhD
5 1 (1.72%) HND
5 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.72%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) MISRA
1 2 (3.45%) MISRA C
2 1 (1.72%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.72%) IEC 61508
2 1 (1.72%) IEC 62304
System Software
1 7 (12.07%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (13.79%) CA Spectrum
2 5 (8.62%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.79%) BMC
2 8 (13.79%) CA
2 8 (13.79%) Clearswift
2 8 (13.79%) LogRhythm
2 8 (13.79%) ServiceNow
3 3 (5.17%) Xamarin
4 2 (3.45%) IBM
5 1 (1.72%) Fiorano
5 1 (1.72%) Google
5 1 (1.72%) Green Hills
5 1 (1.72%) InterSystems
5 1 (1.72%) OpenText
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle
5 1 (1.72%) VMware
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Link Financial
Salary: £20000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Neath, West Glamorgan
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago