The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had C++ Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer - C++
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 86 86 95
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 7 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.63% 0.56% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.60% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 11
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -22.07%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1067 1175 1307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.35% 94.68% 95.61%
Number of salaries quoted 712 797 816
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,100 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region that featured C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

C++ Software Engineer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, C++ Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) C++
1 18 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (66.67%) Linux
3 9 (50.00%) C
4 8 (44.44%) C#
4 8 (44.44%) Windows
4 8 (44.44%) Python
5 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (38.89%) Degree
6 4 (22.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 4 (22.22%) Multithreading
6 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
6 4 (22.22%) STL
7 3 (16.67%) MFC
7 3 (16.67%) OO
7 3 (16.67%) Electronics
7 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 3 (16.67%) WPF
8 2 (11.11%) Qt
8 2 (11.11%) Image Processing
8 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
8 2 (11.11%) Algorithms
8 2 (11.11%) React
8 2 (11.11%) CMMI
8 2 (11.11%) Validation
8 2 (11.11%) Embedded C
8 2 (11.11%) Embedded C++
8 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
9 1 (5.56%) Perl
9 1 (5.56%) PHP

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Bluetooth
1 1 (5.56%) DECT
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
1 1 (5.56%) Network Security
1 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (5.56%) Wireless
1 1 (5.56%) ZigBee
General
1 3 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 4 (22.22%) STL
2 3 (16.67%) MFC
2 3 (16.67%) WPF
3 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 2 (11.11%) Qt
3 2 (11.11%) React
4 1 (5.56%) .NET
4 1 (5.56%) DirectX
4 1 (5.56%) OpenGL
4 1 (5.56%) OpenMP
4 1 (5.56%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.56%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (5.56%) Arduino
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.56%) PACS
3 1 (5.56%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
3 4 (22.22%) Multithreading
4 3 (16.67%) OO
5 2 (11.11%) CMMI
5 2 (11.11%) Image Processing
5 2 (11.11%) Validation
6 1 (5.56%) Build Automation
6 1 (5.56%) Content Development
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.56%) Cross-Platform Development
6 1 (5.56%) Digital Signal Processing
6 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (5.56%) Linux Kernel Development
6 1 (5.56%) Multithreaded Programming
6 1 (5.56%) SDLC
6 1 (5.56%) Signal Processing
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C++
2 9 (50.00%) C
3 8 (44.44%) C#
3 8 (44.44%) Python
4 2 (11.11%) Embedded C
4 2 (11.11%) Embedded C++
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.56%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) Perl
5 1 (5.56%) PHP
5 1 (5.56%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
IC Resources
Salary: Salary is negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago