The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 9 11 43
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +32
Permanent jobs citing C++ 2 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 6.25% 8.99% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.18% 22.22% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 3
Median salary £36,500 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.08% +2.77%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
C++
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Programming Languages Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
11 36 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 34.38% 40.45% 30.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6 22 87
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of job ads across the Aberdeen region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 16 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for C++.

1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) System Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Image Processing
2 2 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 2 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 2 (50.00%) OpenCV
2 2 (50.00%) Information Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Logistics

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Software Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) OpenCV
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Image Processing
1 2 (50.00%) Information Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 2 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (50.00%) System Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree