The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Fife region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 2 6 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing C++ 16 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 27.12% 19.51% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 33.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 0
Average salary £31,500 £39,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
32 24 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 54.24% 58.54% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 29 15 12
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £17,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £34,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C++
Scotland

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014. 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 +3 6 £31,500 -19.23%
C++
Scotland

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 23 (69.70%) C
2 22 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 14 (42.42%) C#
4 12 (36.36%) Linux
5 11 (33.33%) Windows
6 7 (21.21%) Degree
6 7 (21.21%) Android
6 7 (21.21%) Windows CE
6 7 (21.21%) .NET
6 7 (21.21%) Apple iOS
7 6 (18.18%) Embedded C++
7 6 (18.18%) OO
8 5 (15.15%) SLA
8 5 (15.15%) Embedded C
8 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio
8 5 (15.15%) ATM
8 5 (15.15%) Finance
9 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (12.12%) Software Testing
9 4 (12.12%) PKI
9 4 (12.12%) Test Automation
9 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
9 4 (12.12%) DHCP
9 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
9 4 (12.12%) Web Services
9 4 (12.12%) Python
9 4 (12.12%) Waterfall
10 3 (9.09%) HTML5
10 3 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (9.09%) Microsoft

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) ATM
2 4 (12.12%) DHCP
2 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
3 3 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Electronics
4 1 (3.03%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Senior Software Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Support Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Applications Support
4 5 (15.15%) Applications Support Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Principal Software Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Software Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Principal Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Applications Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Software Applications Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Software Support Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) .NET
2 4 (12.12%) Web Services
3 3 (9.09%) HTML5
3 3 (9.09%) HTML
3 3 (9.09%) WCF
3 3 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 2 (6.06%) WPF
4 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.06%) CSS
5 1 (3.03%) OpenGL
5 1 (3.03%) jQuery
5 1 (3.03%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) PKI
1 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Linux
2 11 (33.33%) Windows
3 7 (21.21%) Android
3 7 (21.21%) Windows CE
3 7 (21.21%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.03%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 6 (18.18%) OO
3 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.12%) Software Testing
3 4 (12.12%) Test Automation
3 4 (12.12%) Waterfall
4 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 3 (9.09%) MVC
4 3 (9.09%) UML
4 3 (9.09%) Release Management
4 3 (9.09%) Product Management
4 3 (9.09%) Stress Testing
4 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.06%) OOP
5 2 (6.06%) ITIL
5 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.03%) 3D Visualisation
6 1 (3.03%) Project Management
6 1 (3.03%) Rapid Prototyping
6 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 23 (69.70%) C
2 14 (42.42%) C#
3 6 (18.18%) Embedded C++
4 5 (15.15%) Embedded C
5 4 (12.12%) Python
6 2 (6.06%) Java
6 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) SLA
2 3 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) Twitter
3 1 (3.03%) Red Hat