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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 2 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 13 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 35.14% 12.50% 18.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 26.92% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 13
Average salary £28,500 £28,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £27,750 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,125 £33,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
26 26 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 70.27% 46.43% 69.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 30
Average salary £28,500 £28,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -28.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £28,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £46,000 £42,926
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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++
Salary Histogram in Fife

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Fife region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram 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 8 February 2016. 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 +8 6 £28,500 -12.30%
C++
Scotland

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 21 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 19 (79.17%) Java
3 17 (70.83%) C#
3 17 (70.83%) Degree
4 15 (62.50%) OO
5 12 (50.00%) OOD
5 12 (50.00%) C
5 12 (50.00%) .NET
6 9 (37.50%) Android
7 8 (33.33%) Computer Science
7 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (20.83%) CSS
8 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
8 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
9 4 (16.67%) Electronics
10 3 (12.50%) PHP
10 3 (12.50%) HND
10 3 (12.50%) Windows
10 3 (12.50%) OOP
10 3 (12.50%) Delphi
10 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
11 2 (8.33%) HTML
11 2 (8.33%) Project Management
12 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
12 1 (4.17%) Information Security
12 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
12 1 (4.17%) Python
12 1 (4.17%) UML
12 1 (4.17%) SQL
12 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

General
1 4 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Software Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Junior
2 5 (20.83%) Junior Software Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Delphi Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) C++ Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Java Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (20.83%) CSS
3 2 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (4.17%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Fintech
2 1 (4.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Android
2 3 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 15 (62.50%) OO
3 12 (50.00%) OOD
4 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
6 3 (12.50%) OOP
6 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 2 (8.33%) Project Management
8 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.17%) Information Security
8 1 (4.17%) SDLC
8 1 (4.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) Java
2 17 (70.83%) C#
3 12 (50.00%) C
4 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
5 3 (12.50%) Delphi
5 3 (12.50%) PHP
6 1 (4.17%) Python
6 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (70.83%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) HND
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft