The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior C++ Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior C++ Developer
Rank 108 102 89
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Developer 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.068% 0.067% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.069% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
Senior C++ Developer
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
1415 1446 1168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.61% 96.27% 98.07%
Number of salaries quoted 967 944 766
Average salary £41,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Senior C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Senior C++ Developer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Senior C++ Developer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Senior C++ Developer
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Senior 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 Senior C++ Developer in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) C++
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Physics
2 8 (88.89%) Computer Science
2 8 (88.89%) Mathematics
2 8 (88.89%) Degree
2 8 (88.89%) Game Development
2 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 8 (88.89%) Games
2 8 (88.89%) OO
2 8 (88.89%) PhD
2 8 (88.89%) OOD
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Java SE
3 1 (11.11%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Senior 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 Senior C++ Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 8 (88.89%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Physics
2 8 (88.89%) Computer Science
2 8 (88.89%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 8 (88.89%) Game Development
2 8 (88.89%) OO
2 8 (88.89%) OOD
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C++
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) PhD
1 8 (88.89%) Degree