The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 7 3 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Permanent jobs citing C++ 7 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 17.95% 23.08% 8.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.00% 50.00% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 4
Average salary £38,000 £31,500 £21,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.63% +48.23%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C++
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Fife region.

Programming Languages Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
25 18 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 64.10% 46.15% 54.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 18
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,900 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Fife region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

C++
Salary Trend in Fife

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

C++ Salary Trend in Fife

C++
Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Fife region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline 0 6 £38,000 +25.61% 3
C++
Scotland

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Fife 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 16 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (70.00%) C
3 13 (65.00%) Degree
4 12 (60.00%) C#
5 11 (55.00%) .NET
6 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (45.00%) Java
8 8 (40.00%) Android
9 7 (35.00%) UML
9 7 (35.00%) Python
10 6 (30.00%) OOD
10 6 (30.00%) OO
11 5 (25.00%) Waterfall
11 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
12 4 (20.00%) Windows
13 3 (15.00%) Linux
13 3 (15.00%) HTTP
13 3 (15.00%) Embedded C++
13 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
14 2 (10.00%) SDLC
14 2 (10.00%) Windows CE
14 2 (10.00%) Project Management
14 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
14 2 (10.00%) DNS
14 2 (10.00%) DHCP
14 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
14 2 (10.00%) CSS
14 2 (10.00%) Web Services
15 1 (5.00%) ITIL
15 1 (5.00%) HTML

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Fife 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) HTTP
2 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.00%) DNS
2 2 (10.00%) DHCP
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Junior
3 4 (20.00%) Junior Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Graduate
6 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) C Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior C Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) CSS
2 2 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) Qt
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Android
2 4 (20.00%) Windows
3 3 (15.00%) Linux
3 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (10.00%) Windows CE
5 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) UML
4 6 (30.00%) OO
4 6 (30.00%) OOD
5 5 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (10.00%) SDLC
6 2 (10.00%) Project Management
7 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.00%) Information Security
7 1 (5.00%) ITIL
7 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Software Architecture
7 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) C
2 12 (60.00%) C#
3 9 (45.00%) Java
4 7 (35.00%) Python
5 3 (15.00%) Embedded C++
6 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
Dunfermline, Fife
Net Talent
Posted: 11 days ago
Dunfermline
Net Talent
Posted: 15 days ago
Dunfermline, Fife
BitWise Limited
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 23 days ago