The first table below looks at the demand for the C++ Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Developer
Rank 94 83 74
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 12 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.80% 1.07% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 1.11% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 13
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1433 1166 1108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.92% 96.13% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 949 739 763
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
C++ Developer
Scotland

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ Developer in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

C++ Developer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

C++ Developer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited C++ Developer in their job title 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 with C++ Developer in their job title.

1 22 (100.00%) C++
2 21 (95.45%) Software Engineering
2 21 (95.45%) Degree
3 20 (90.91%) Mathematics
3 20 (90.91%) Physics
3 20 (90.91%) Computer Science
4 18 (81.82%) Games
4 18 (81.82%) PhD
4 18 (81.82%) OOD
4 18 (81.82%) Java
4 18 (81.82%) OO
4 18 (81.82%) Game Development
5 3 (13.64%) C#
5 3 (13.64%) .NET
6 2 (9.09%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (9.09%) Qt
6 2 (9.09%) Open Inventor
7 1 (4.55%) tcpdump
7 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (4.55%) CentOS
7 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.55%) Fedora
7 1 (4.55%) Information Security
7 1 (4.55%) Snort
7 1 (4.55%) Wireshark
7 1 (4.55%) UNIX
7 1 (4.55%) Linux
7 1 (4.55%) C
7 1 (4.55%) Python
7 1 (4.55%) Dell

C++ Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited C++ Developer in their job title 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 with C++ Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Wireshark
1 1 (4.55%) tcpdump
General
1 18 (81.82%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) Qt
2 2 (9.09%) Open Inventor
Miscellaneous
1 20 (90.91%) Mathematics
1 20 (90.91%) Physics
1 20 (90.91%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) UNIX
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Fedora
1 1 (4.55%) CentOS
1 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Software Engineering
2 18 (81.82%) Game Development
2 18 (81.82%) OO
2 18 (81.82%) OOD
3 1 (4.55%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C++
2 18 (81.82%) Java
3 3 (13.64%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) C
4 1 (4.55%) Python
4 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (95.45%) Degree
2 18 (81.82%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Snort
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Dell
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dell (UK)
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago