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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 12 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing C++ 13 14 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 17.11% 20.59% 32.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.64% 25.45% 43.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 18
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £23,800 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £40,000 £40,995
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
55 55 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 72.37% 80.88% 75.32%
Number of salaries quoted 46 43 41
Average salary £42,233 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.66% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,974 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,995 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 2 September 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Dundee

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 13 (72.22%) Java
1 13 (72.22%) Software Engineering
2 12 (66.67%) C#
3 11 (61.11%) Android
4 10 (55.56%) OO
4 10 (55.56%) Games
5 9 (50.00%) Mathematics
5 9 (50.00%) Apple iOS
5 9 (50.00%) Algorithms
6 8 (44.44%) Data Structures
6 8 (44.44%) Python
7 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (38.89%) Mobile App
8 6 (33.33%) Ruby
9 5 (27.78%) Web Development
9 5 (27.78%) Degree
9 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
9 5 (27.78%) Scrum
9 5 (27.78%) Windows
9 5 (27.78%) C
9 5 (27.78%) MVC
9 5 (27.78%) Firmware
9 5 (27.78%) Game Development
10 4 (22.22%) Atmel
10 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
10 4 (22.22%) TDD
11 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (16.67%) ActionScript
11 3 (16.67%) Linux
11 3 (16.67%) OOD

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 (5.56%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
1 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.56%) SQLite
1 1 (5.56%) Big Data
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) WinDbg
2 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.56%) Xcode
3 1 (5.56%) Subversion
3 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) Mercurial
3 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (55.56%) Games
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Software Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Firmware Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Junior
4 2 (11.11%) Junior Embedded Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Junior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Games Developer
5 1 (5.56%) iOS Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior iOS Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Flash
1 2 (11.11%) OpenGL
1 2 (11.11%) Apache Flex
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) GWT
2 1 (5.56%) Qt
2 1 (5.56%) PhoneGap
2 1 (5.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (5.56%) Spring
2 1 (5.56%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 9 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 8 (44.44%) Data Structures
3 7 (38.89%) Mobile App
4 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
5 3 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (11.11%) Physics
6 2 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (5.56%) Mobile Games
7 1 (5.56%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Android
2 9 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 5 (27.78%) Windows
4 3 (16.67%) Linux
5 2 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (5.56%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Software Engineering
2 10 (55.56%) OO
3 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (27.78%) Game Development
4 5 (27.78%) MVC
4 5 (27.78%) Scrum
4 5 (27.78%) Web Development
5 4 (22.22%) TDD
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (16.67%) OOD
6 3 (16.67%) iOS Development
7 2 (11.11%) Mobile Development
7 2 (11.11%) SDLC
7 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 2 (11.11%) Pair Programming
7 2 (11.11%) Android Development
7 2 (11.11%) Kanban
8 1 (5.56%) 3D Programming
8 1 (5.56%) System Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) Java
2 12 (66.67%) C#
3 8 (44.44%) Python
4 6 (33.33%) Ruby
5 5 (27.78%) C
6 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 3 (16.67%) ActionScript
7 3 (16.67%) ActionScript 3.0
8 2 (11.11%) Objective-C
8 2 (11.11%) PHP
8 2 (11.11%) SQL
8 2 (11.11%) Embedded C
8 2 (11.11%) Embedded C++
9 1 (5.56%) Assembly Language
9 1 (5.56%) Lua
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Atmel
2 1 (5.56%) Xamarin
Dundee
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits, flexi-working
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