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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Scotland / Fife
Rank 7 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 3 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 12.50% 29.73% 17.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.65% 47.83% 34.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 5
Median salary £28,000 £29,125 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.86% +2.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £27,750 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £45,000 £29,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
17 23 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 70.83% 62.16% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 13
Median salary £40,000 £28,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.35% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 -5 1 £40,000 +40.35%
C++
Scotland

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 6 (66.67%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) EMV
3 4 (44.44%) SDLC
4 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (33.33%) C
4 3 (33.33%) Chip and PIN
4 3 (33.33%) Smartcard
4 3 (33.33%) OO
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Delphi
5 2 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) PHP
6 1 (11.11%) CSS
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
6 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
6 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Doxygen
6 1 (11.11%) Wireless
6 1 (11.11%) Electronics
6 1 (11.11%) Information Security
6 1 (11.11%) Linux
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Delphi Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C/C++ Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C++ Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Graduate
5 1 (11.11%) Graduate C Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Graduate C++ Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Junior
5 1 (11.11%) Junior C Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Junior C++ Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Project Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Project Support Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) EMV
2 3 (33.33%) Chip and PIN
2 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (33.33%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) SDLC
3 3 (33.33%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) C
3 2 (22.22%) Delphi
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft