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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 6 1 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing C++ 6 28 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 13.33% 42.42% 22.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.57% 50.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 7
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £25,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,000 £41,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
21 56 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 46.67% 84.85% 67.74%
Number of salaries quoted 16 28 14
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £42,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 30 October 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Dundee

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 17 (85.00%) Android
2 15 (75.00%) Apple iOS
3 14 (70.00%) Games
4 11 (55.00%) Degree
5 10 (50.00%) Mobile Games
6 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
7 7 (35.00%) cocos2d
7 7 (35.00%) OpenGL
7 7 (35.00%) Windows
8 6 (30.00%) OpenGL ES
8 6 (30.00%) Twitter
8 6 (30.00%) User Experience
8 6 (30.00%) Social Gaming
9 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
9 5 (25.00%) OO
9 5 (25.00%) C
9 5 (25.00%) Java
10 4 (20.00%) C#
10 4 (20.00%) Windows Phone
11 3 (15.00%) Android Development
11 3 (15.00%) iOS Development
11 3 (15.00%) Algorithms
11 3 (15.00%) ActionScript 3.0
11 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
11 3 (15.00%) Ruby
11 3 (15.00%) ActionScript
11 3 (15.00%) Python
12 2 (10.00%) MVC
12 2 (10.00%) Flash

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (10.00%) WinDbg
General
1 14 (70.00%) Games
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Senior Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Software Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Lead Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Software Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
6 3 (15.00%) Programmer
6 3 (15.00%) Mobile Games Developer
6 3 (15.00%) Games Developer
6 3 (15.00%) Games Programmer
7 2 (10.00%) C++ Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Junior
8 1 (5.00%) Graduate
8 1 (5.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 1 (5.00%) Junior Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (5.00%) C++ Software Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) OpenGL
1 7 (35.00%) cocos2d
2 6 (30.00%) OpenGL ES
3 2 (10.00%) Flash
4 1 (5.00%) .NET
4 1 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (5.00%) Stage3D
4 1 (5.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Mobile Games
2 6 (30.00%) Social Gaming
2 6 (30.00%) User Experience
3 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (15.00%) Algorithms
5 2 (10.00%) Data Structures
5 2 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Android
2 15 (75.00%) Apple iOS
3 7 (35.00%) Windows
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Phone
5 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (25.00%) OO
4 3 (15.00%) Android Development
4 3 (15.00%) iOS Development
5 2 (10.00%) OOP
5 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.00%) MVC
5 2 (10.00%) Web Development
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.00%) Kanban
6 1 (5.00%) Game Development
6 1 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) OOD
6 1 (5.00%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) C
1 5 (25.00%) Java
2 4 (20.00%) C#
3 3 (15.00%) ActionScript
3 3 (15.00%) Python
3 3 (15.00%) Ruby
3 3 (15.00%) ActionScript 3.0
4 2 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (5.00%) Lua
5 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
5 1 (5.00%) GLSL
5 1 (5.00%) HLSL
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Twitter
2 2 (10.00%) Atmel
3 1 (5.00%) Intel
3 1 (5.00%) Apple
Dundee
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago