The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee 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 6 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing C++ 5 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 17.24% 14.52% 29.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.78% 19.57% 37.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 20
Median salary £40,000 £23,750 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+68.42% -39.10%
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 Dundee region.

Programming Languages Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
18 46 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 62.07% 74.19% 79.10%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 43
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £22,500 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

The demand trend of job ads across the Dundee region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

C++
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

C++ Salary Trend in Dundee

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

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 Dundee region with a requirement for C++.

1 13 (76.47%) OO
1 13 (76.47%) Games
2 12 (70.59%) Android
2 12 (70.59%) Apple iOS
3 11 (64.71%) C#
4 10 (58.82%) OOP
5 8 (47.06%) Mobile Games
5 8 (47.06%) cocos2d
6 7 (41.18%) Mobile Development
7 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
7 6 (35.29%) Degree
8 5 (29.41%) Mathematics
8 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
9 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
9 4 (23.53%) Java
9 4 (23.53%) OOD
10 3 (17.65%) OpenGL
10 3 (17.65%) DirectX
10 3 (17.65%) TDD
10 3 (17.65%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (11.76%) Scrum
11 2 (11.76%) Windows
11 2 (11.76%) Linux
12 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
12 1 (5.88%) C
12 1 (5.88%) Python
12 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
12 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.88%) Mercurial
1 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 13 (76.47%) Games
2 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Programmer
2 4 (23.53%) C++ Programmer
2 4 (23.53%) Games Programmer
2 4 (23.53%) Senior Programmer
2 4 (23.53%) Software Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Junior
3 3 (17.65%) Junior Programmer
4 2 (11.76%) C++ Games Programmer
4 2 (11.76%) Lead Game Programmer
4 2 (11.76%) Lead Programmer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior C++ Programmer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Games Programmer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Games Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Games Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Software Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) cocos2d
2 3 (17.65%) DirectX
2 3 (17.65%) OpenGL
2 3 (17.65%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Mobile Games
2 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
3 5 (29.41%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.88%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Android
1 12 (70.59%) Apple iOS
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) OpenWrt
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Phone
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) OO
2 10 (58.82%) OOP
3 7 (41.18%) Mobile Development
4 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
5 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (23.53%) OOD
5 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
6 3 (17.65%) TDD
7 2 (11.76%) Scrum
8 1 (5.88%) Android Development
8 1 (5.88%) Game Development
8 1 (5.88%) iOS Development
8 1 (5.88%) Kanban
8 1 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
8 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
8 1 (5.88%) Software Delivery
8 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) C#
2 4 (23.53%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) C
3 1 (5.88%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Firmware