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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 3 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Permanent jobs citing C++ 18 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 24.32% 14.58% 14.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.86% 19.44% 25.49%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 8
Average salary £41,500 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.41% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £34,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Programming Languages Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
42 36 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 56.76% 75.00% 55.43%
Number of salaries quoted 32 31 45
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £150,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline +1 11 £41,500 +6.41%
C++
Scotland

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 24 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 18 (64.29%) C#
3 16 (57.14%) C
4 14 (50.00%) .NET
5 12 (42.86%) Degree
6 11 (39.29%) OO
7 9 (32.14%) Python
7 9 (32.14%) Windows
8 8 (28.57%) UML
8 8 (28.57%) Visual Studio
9 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
9 7 (25.00%) QA
9 7 (25.00%) .NET Framework
10 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (21.43%) Java
10 6 (21.43%) Linux
10 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
10 6 (21.43%) Embedded C++
11 5 (17.86%) Embedded C
11 5 (17.86%) Finance
11 5 (17.86%) ATM
12 4 (14.29%) Eclipse
12 4 (14.29%) OOP
12 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
12 4 (14.29%) Delphi
12 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
12 4 (14.29%) Automated Testing
12 4 (14.29%) Waterfall
13 3 (10.71%) HTML5
13 3 (10.71%) Release Management

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 4 (14.29%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Software Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Programmer
4 3 (10.71%) Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.14%) C++ Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Applications Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Software Applications Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) C++/C# Developer
6 1 (3.57%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (3.57%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Principal Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (50.00%) .NET
2 7 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 3 (10.71%) HTML5
4 3 (10.71%) HTML
5 2 (7.14%) WCF
5 2 (7.14%) WPF
6 1 (3.57%) OpenGL
6 1 (3.57%) Web Services
6 1 (3.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 11 (39.29%) OO
3 8 (28.57%) UML
4 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.29%) OOP
5 4 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 3 (10.71%) Release Management
6 3 (10.71%) Unit Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Product Management
6 3 (10.71%) MVC
6 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
7 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.57%) 3D Visualisation
8 1 (3.57%) Rapid Prototyping
8 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.57%) Test Automation
8 1 (3.57%) Stress Testing
8 1 (3.57%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) C#
2 16 (57.14%) C
3 9 (32.14%) Python
4 6 (21.43%) Java
4 6 (21.43%) Embedded C++
5 5 (17.86%) Embedded C
6 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 4 (14.29%) Delphi
7 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Red Hat