The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 19 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 12 11 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 17.65% 16.92% 23.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.53% 26.83% 30.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 14
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -1.31%
UK excluding London average 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
51 41 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 75.00% 63.08% 76.77%
Number of salaries quoted 43 16 63
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Dundee region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 February 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Dundee

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dundee 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 11 (68.75%) Games
2 10 (62.50%) OO
2 10 (62.50%) C#
2 10 (62.50%) Android
3 8 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (50.00%) Apple iOS
4 7 (43.75%) Degree
4 7 (43.75%) OOP
5 6 (37.50%) Mobile Games
6 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
6 5 (31.25%) cocos2d
6 5 (31.25%) Mobile Development
7 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
7 4 (25.00%) Windows
7 4 (25.00%) Java
7 4 (25.00%) OOD
8 3 (18.75%) Firmware
8 3 (18.75%) OpenGL
8 3 (18.75%) DirectX
8 3 (18.75%) Linux
8 3 (18.75%) C
8 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
8 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
9 2 (12.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 2 (12.50%) WinDbg
9 2 (12.50%) Atmel
9 2 (12.50%) OpenWrt
9 2 (12.50%) Game Development
10 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dundee 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (6.25%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Big Data
1 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (6.25%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) WinDbg
2 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.25%) Mercurial
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Xcode
General
1 11 (68.75%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Programmer
2 4 (25.00%) Junior
2 4 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Junior Programmer
4 2 (12.50%) C++ Programmer
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Firmware Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Games Programmer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Programmer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) C++ Games Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Games Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) iOS Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Game Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Objective-C Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) cocos2d
2 3 (18.75%) DirectX
2 3 (18.75%) OpenGL
3 2 (12.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (6.25%) PhoneGap
4 1 (6.25%) Qt
4 1 (6.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (37.50%) Mobile Games
3 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
5 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
5 1 (6.25%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Android
2 8 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (25.00%) Windows
4 3 (18.75%) Linux
5 2 (12.50%) OpenWrt
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Phone
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) OO
2 7 (43.75%) OOP
3 5 (31.25%) Mobile Development
3 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
4 4 (25.00%) OOD
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
6 2 (12.50%) Game Development
7 1 (6.25%) iOS Development
7 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
7 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
7 1 (6.25%) SDLC
7 1 (6.25%) System Testing
7 1 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) C#
2 4 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) C
4 1 (6.25%) ActionScript
4 1 (6.25%) ActionScript 3.0
4 1 (6.25%) Assembly Language
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded C
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded C++
4 1 (6.25%) Objective-C
4 1 (6.25%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) PhD
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Atmel
2 1 (6.25%) Xamarin
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