The first table below looks at the demand for the C++ Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 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 Job Titles advertised for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Developer
Rank 100 89 79
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 9 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.64% 0.57% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.59% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 8
Average salary £65,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1355 1180 826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.65% 95.55% 91.37%
Number of salaries quoted 839 809 551
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,100 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
C++ Developer
Scotland

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ Developer in the job title across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

C++ Developer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Developer across the Glasgow region.

C++ Developer Salary Trend in Glasgow

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited C++ Developer in their job title 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 with C++ Developer in their job title.

1 13 (100.00%) C++
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (76.92%) Finance
3 9 (69.23%) Java
4 8 (61.54%) UNIX
5 7 (53.85%) Python
6 6 (46.15%) Windows
6 6 (46.15%) Degree
6 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
7 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
7 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
8 3 (23.08%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 3 (23.08%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (23.08%) Perl
8 3 (23.08%) SQL
8 3 (23.08%) OO
9 2 (15.38%) SOA
9 2 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (15.38%) Sybase
9 2 (15.38%) XML
9 2 (15.38%) Electronic Trading
9 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (7.69%) Banking
10 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
10 1 (7.69%) Derivative
10 1 (7.69%) Equities
10 1 (7.69%) Wall Street Systems
10 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (7.69%) Use Case
10 1 (7.69%) KDB

C++ Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited C++ Developer in their job title 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 with C++ Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) KDB
General
1 10 (76.92%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) FIX Protocol
1 3 (23.08%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (15.38%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (7.69%) Equities
3 1 (7.69%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) UNIX
3 6 (46.15%) Windows
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
2 3 (23.08%) OO
3 2 (15.38%) SOA
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (7.69%) Use Case
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C++
2 9 (69.23%) Java
3 7 (53.85%) Python
4 3 (23.08%) Perl
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Sybase
2 1 (7.69%) Wall Street Systems