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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 1 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 6 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 33.33% 10.00% 15.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 12.50% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 6
Average salary £42,500 £25,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -7.40%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
12 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 66.67% 80.00% 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 16
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 1 October 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Dunfermline

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunfermline

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 (61.54%) C
2 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
3 5 (38.46%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 4 (30.77%) Web Services
4 4 (30.77%) SLA
4 4 (30.77%) Windows CE
4 4 (30.77%) Apple iOS
4 4 (30.77%) Android
4 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (23.08%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (23.08%) PKI
5 3 (23.08%) DHCP
5 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
5 3 (23.08%) DNS
6 2 (15.38%) OO
6 2 (15.38%) HTML
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Degree
6 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
6 2 (15.38%) QA
6 2 (15.38%) Release Management
6 2 (15.38%) Product Management
6 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
7 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
7 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Dunfermline by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) DHCP
1 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
1 3 (23.08%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Software Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Applications Support
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Lead Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Applications Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Applications Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
5 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Graduate Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Web Services
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) HTML5
3 1 (7.69%) WCF
3 1 (7.69%) WPF
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (23.08%) PKI
3 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Windows CE
2 4 (30.77%) Apple iOS
2 4 (30.77%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
2 2 (15.38%) OO
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Release Management
2 2 (15.38%) Product Management
2 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
3 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Stress Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
3 1 (7.69%) MVC
3 1 (7.69%) Validation
3 1 (7.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C
2 5 (38.46%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
2 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Twitter