The first table below looks at the demand for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 39 27 38
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Permanent jobs citing C++ 3 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.82% 5.96% 3.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.56% 14.18% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 17
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Programming Languages Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
117 134 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 31.79% 42.01% 28.69%
Number of salaries quoted 94 105 114
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
C++
Scotland

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

C++
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

C++ Salary Trend in Aberdeen

C++
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C++.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) C

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
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