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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 4 13 4
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Permanent jobs citing C++ 8 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 25.00% 12.00% 30.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.00% 15.38% 39.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 17
Median salary £42,500 £27,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -31.25%
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
20 39 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 62.50% 78.00% 76.67%
Number of salaries quoted 15 23 34
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 £32,300 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,700 £44,500 £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++
Salary Histogram in Dundee

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Dundee region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Dundee

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 27 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 16 (84.21%) OO
2 14 (73.68%) C#
3 12 (63.16%) Games
3 12 (63.16%) Android
3 12 (63.16%) Apple iOS
4 10 (52.63%) OOP
5 8 (42.11%) OOD
5 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
6 7 (36.84%) Mobile Games
6 7 (36.84%) cocos2d
6 7 (36.84%) Mobile Development
7 6 (31.58%) Mentoring
7 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
7 6 (31.58%) Degree
8 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
9 4 (21.05%) .NET
9 4 (21.05%) Java
9 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
9 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
9 4 (21.05%) Entity Framework
10 3 (15.79%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 3 (15.79%) Google Play
10 3 (15.79%) OpenGL
10 3 (15.79%) DirectX
10 3 (15.79%) TDD
11 2 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
11 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
11 2 (10.53%) CRM

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 (15.79%) Google Play
2 2 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
2 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.26%) Mercurial
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 12 (63.16%) Games
2 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Programmer
2 8 (42.11%) Software Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) C++ Programmer
3 4 (21.05%) Games Programmer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Programmer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Junior
4 3 (15.79%) Junior Programmer
5 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) C++ Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) C++/C# Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior C++ Programmer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Games Programmer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) cocos2d
2 4 (21.05%) .NET
2 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
2 4 (21.05%) Entity Framework
3 3 (15.79%) DirectX
3 3 (15.79%) OpenGL
3 3 (15.79%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 2 (10.53%) CSS
4 2 (10.53%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Mobile Games
2 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
3 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
4 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.26%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
5 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Android
1 12 (63.16%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) OO
2 10 (52.63%) OOP
3 8 (42.11%) OOD
3 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
4 7 (36.84%) Mobile Development
5 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (31.58%) Mentoring
6 3 (15.79%) TDD
7 2 (10.53%) CRM
7 2 (10.53%) MVC
7 2 (10.53%) Scrum
8 1 (5.26%) Android Development
8 1 (5.26%) iOS Development
8 1 (5.26%) Kanban
8 1 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
8 1 (5.26%) Software Delivery
8 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) C#
2 4 (21.05%) Java
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) C
4 1 (5.26%) Python
4 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle
1 2 (10.53%) Xamarin