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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 8 11 22
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Permanent jobs citing C++ 6 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 13.04% 5.36% 3.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.00% 15.00% 9.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 7
Median salary - £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
25 20 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 54.35% 35.71% 35.79%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 77
Median salary £44,250 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 6 (75.00%) C#
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
1 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (62.50%) Driving Licence
2 5 (62.50%) VHDL
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (62.50%) VB
2 5 (62.50%) Siemens
2 5 (62.50%) Firmware
2 5 (62.50%) C
2 5 (62.50%) Aerospace
2 5 (62.50%) Military
3 2 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) System Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Korn
4 1 (12.50%) Logistics
4 1 (12.50%) Teamcenter
4 1 (12.50%) AWK
4 1 (12.50%) CAD
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) VBScript

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Teamcenter
General
1 5 (62.50%) Aerospace
1 5 (62.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Firmware Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (62.50%) Driving Licence
2 5 (62.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (62.50%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) Quality Management
2 2 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (12.50%) CAD
3 1 (12.50%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) C
2 5 (62.50%) VB
3 1 (12.50%) AWK
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Korn
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Siemens