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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 3 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing C++ 8 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 47.06% 31.82% 48.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 53.33% 70.00% 63.64%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 13
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -19.23%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
C++
Fife

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
15 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 88.24% 45.45% 75.86%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 18
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -17.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,850 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £39,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 July 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 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 8 (66.67%) C
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) Python
4 6 (50.00%) UML
5 4 (33.33%) C#
5 4 (33.33%) Degree
6 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (25.00%) SDLC
6 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (25.00%) .NET
6 3 (25.00%) HTTP
6 3 (25.00%) Embedded C++
7 2 (16.67%) Windows
7 2 (16.67%) Linux
7 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
8 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (8.33%) QA
8 1 (8.33%) Release Management
8 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
8 1 (8.33%) Android
8 1 (8.33%) Product Management
8 1 (8.33%) Qt
8 1 (8.33%) Software Architecture
8 1 (8.33%) OO
8 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
8 1 (8.33%) DNS
8 1 (8.33%) SLA
8 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
8 1 (8.33%) CSS

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Dunfermline by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) ATM
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Junior
2 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Software Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Junior C Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Junior Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Graduate
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) Qt
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX
2 1 (8.33%) Windows CE
2 1 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) UML
4 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (25.00%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) Release Management
5 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Product Management
5 1 (8.33%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) C
2 6 (50.00%) Python
3 4 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) Embedded C++
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
5 1 (8.33%) Java
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
1 1 (8.33%) QA