The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 5 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 7 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 20.00% 16.95% 24.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.89% 27.78% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 14
Median salary £29,750 £28,750 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.47% -33.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,950 £27,400 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,950 £39,450 £45,000
UK excluding London median 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
18 36 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 51.43% 61.02% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 27 34
Median salary £31,625 £37,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.66% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £28,500 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

The demand trend of job ads across the Fife region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2 May 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Fife

C++
Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Fife region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline +3 6 £38,750 +33.62% 1
C++
Scotland

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Fife region with a requirement for C++.

1 14 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 13 (72.22%) Degree
3 11 (61.11%) Java
3 11 (61.11%) C#
4 10 (55.56%) Computer Science
5 8 (44.44%) C
5 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 8 (44.44%) CSS
6 7 (38.89%) OO
7 6 (33.33%) Electronics
8 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (27.78%) OOD
8 5 (27.78%) .NET
9 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
10 3 (16.67%) Android
10 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
10 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (16.67%) HND
10 3 (16.67%) Windows
10 3 (16.67%) Delphi
10 3 (16.67%) HTML
10 3 (16.67%) PHP
10 3 (16.67%) Project Management
10 3 (16.67%) Information Security
11 2 (11.11%) OOP
11 2 (11.11%) Visualisation
11 2 (11.11%) HTML5
12 1 (5.56%) JTAG
12 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Development
12 1 (5.56%) Coaching

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Fife 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%) RS-232
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Software Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Delphi Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Real Time Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Real Time Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior
6 1 (5.56%) Junior Embedded Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) CSS
2 5 (27.78%) .NET
3 3 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (11.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.56%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Android
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 7 (38.89%) OO
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) OOD
4 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (16.67%) Information Security
5 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 2 (11.11%) OOP
7 1 (5.56%) Coaching
7 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (5.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) C#
1 11 (61.11%) Java
2 8 (44.44%) C
2 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) Delphi
3 3 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) JTAG
Dunfermline, Fife
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + Good Career Benefits Package
Posted: 13 hours ago