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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 3 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing C++ 7 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 38.89% 19.23% 44.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 53.85% 50.00% 68.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 11
Average salary £38,750 £29,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.62% -30.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £26,800 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £38,400 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
13 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 72.22% 38.46% 64.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 16
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,600 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £42,926
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

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++
Salary Histogram in Dunfermline

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Dunfermline region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Dunfermline

C++
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Dunfermline

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 9 (90.00%) Degree
2 8 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (80.00%) C#
3 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (50.00%) Java
4 5 (50.00%) C
5 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (40.00%) CSS
5 4 (40.00%) Electronics
6 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (30.00%) HND
6 3 (30.00%) PHP
6 3 (30.00%) Delphi
6 3 (30.00%) Project Management
6 3 (30.00%) Information Security
7 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (20.00%) OO
8 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (10.00%) JTAG
8 1 (10.00%) Android
8 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
8 1 (10.00%) OOD
8 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
8 1 (10.00%) Windows
8 1 (10.00%) Coaching
8 1 (10.00%) SDLC
8 1 (10.00%) RS-232

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Dunfermline by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) RS-232
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (40.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Delphi Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Real Time Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Real Time Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior C Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) OOD
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) C
2 5 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) Delphi
4 3 (30.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) JTAG