The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dunfermline region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 6 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing C++ 3 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 10.71% 27.27% 33.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.27% 33.33% 40.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 8
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% +30.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,250 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £43,000 £27,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C++
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dunfermline region.

Programming Languages Category
Dunfermline
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
11 18 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 39.29% 81.82% 81.48%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 18
Average salary £42,926 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunfermline

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Dunfermline region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Dunfermline

C++
Salary Trend in Dunfermline

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Dunfermline region.

C++ Salary Trend in Dunfermline

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunfermline

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Dunfermline 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 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (70.00%) C
3 6 (60.00%) C#
4 4 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (40.00%) CSS
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (30.00%) Web Application Development
6 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Finance
7 1 (10.00%) Validation
7 1 (10.00%) Degree
7 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
7 1 (10.00%) QA
7 1 (10.00%) Release Management
7 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Stress Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 1 (10.00%) Product Management
7 1 (10.00%) HND
7 1 (10.00%) OO
7 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
7 1 (10.00%) ATM
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Dunfermline by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Dunfermline 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Lead Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Graduate Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Graduate
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Web Application Development
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Validation
5 1 (10.00%) Release Management
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Stress Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (10.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C
2 6 (60.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) HND
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft