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

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 8 20 5
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Permanent jobs citing C++ 5 4 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 20.00% 8.00% 27.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.78% 9.52% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 17
Median salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% -3.75%
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 42 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 72.00% 84.00% 76.39%
Number of salaries quoted 17 37 42
Median salary £39,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,700 £44,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,346 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.36% -

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++
Salary Histogram in Dundee

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Dundee region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Dundee

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 1 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 Dundee region with a requirement for C++.

1 11 (78.57%) C#
2 10 (71.43%) OO
3 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
4 7 (50.00%) Games
4 7 (50.00%) OOD
4 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (42.86%) Android
5 6 (42.86%) Apple iOS
6 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
6 5 (35.71%) Degree
6 5 (35.71%) Java
7 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 4 (28.57%) .NET
7 4 (28.57%) OOP
7 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
7 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
7 4 (28.57%) TDD
7 4 (28.57%) Entity Framework
8 3 (21.43%) cocos2d
8 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
8 3 (21.43%) Mobile Development
8 3 (21.43%) Mobile Games
8 3 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (14.29%) CRM
9 2 (14.29%) MVC
9 2 (14.29%) Scrum
9 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
9 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 2 (14.29%) Oracle
9 2 (14.29%) CSS

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 3 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (7.14%) Google Play
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
1 1 (7.14%) Mercurial
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 7 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Programmer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) C++ Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C++ Programmer
3 2 (14.29%) C++ Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) C++/C# Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Games Programmer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Programmer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
1 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
1 4 (28.57%) Entity Framework
2 3 (21.43%) cocos2d
3 2 (14.29%) CSS
3 2 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (7.14%) DirectX
4 1 (7.14%) OpenGL
4 1 (7.14%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 3 (21.43%) Mobile Games
4 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
4 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (7.14%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Android
1 6 (42.86%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) OO
2 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
3 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) OOD
4 4 (28.57%) OOP
4 4 (28.57%) TDD
5 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
5 3 (21.43%) Mobile Development
6 2 (14.29%) CRM
6 2 (14.29%) MVC
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
7 1 (7.14%) Android Development
7 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
7 1 (7.14%) Kanban
7 1 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
7 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
7 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) C
4 1 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
1 2 (14.29%) Xamarin