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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 83 96 83
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 9 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.74% 0.95% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 1.00% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 23
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £37,500 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
C++ Software Engineer
Scotland

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
1161 1501 1424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.24% 95.12% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 786 973 937
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £56,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

C++ Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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 11 (100.00%) C++
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (54.55%) Degree
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 4 (36.36%) OO
4 4 (36.36%) C
4 4 (36.36%) Windows
4 4 (36.36%) OOD
5 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) Firmware
5 3 (27.27%) C#
5 3 (27.27%) Python
5 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
5 3 (27.27%) Delphi
5 3 (27.27%) Numerical Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (27.27%) Visualisation
6 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
6 2 (18.18%) Qt
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) WPF
6 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
6 2 (18.18%) Electronics
6 2 (18.18%) Validation
7 1 (9.09%) Games
7 1 (9.09%) Maya
7 1 (9.09%) Scrum
7 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
7 1 (9.09%) Bluetooth

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:

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) Maya
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
2 1 (9.09%) Bluetooth
2 1 (9.09%) DECT
2 1 (9.09%) Modbus
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) UWB
2 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (9.09%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) GIS
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) Redis
General
1 2 (18.18%) Electronics
2 1 (9.09%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Qt
1 2 (18.18%) WPF
2 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 1 (9.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (9.09%) Celery
2 1 (9.09%) Flask
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) STL
2 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (9.09%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (9.09%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Visualisation
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
3 1 (9.09%) Animation
3 1 (9.09%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) OO
2 4 (36.36%) OOD
3 3 (27.27%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (27.27%) Numerical Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Validation
5 1 (9.09%) BDD
5 1 (9.09%) CMMI
5 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Image Processing
5 1 (9.09%) Kanban
5 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
5 1 (9.09%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) Open Source
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (36.36%) C
3 3 (27.27%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) Delphi
3 3 (27.27%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ISL
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago