The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Developer
Rank 87 103 93
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 15 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.25% 0.66% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 0.68% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 4
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +62.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
C++ Developer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1113 1326 1151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 92.75% 96.65% 95.76%
Number of salaries quoted 720 817 787
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Developer across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

C++ Developer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 18 (100.00%) C++
2 12 (66.67%) Linux
2 12 (66.67%) Finance
3 10 (55.56%) SQL
4 9 (50.00%) Java
5 7 (38.89%) OO
5 7 (38.89%) Python
5 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (33.33%) Shell Script
6 6 (33.33%) Sybase
6 6 (33.33%) XML
6 6 (33.33%) Multithreading
6 6 (33.33%) Low Latency
7 5 (27.78%) C#
7 5 (27.78%) Financial Institution
8 4 (22.22%) TDD
8 4 (22.22%) Banking
8 4 (22.22%) Fixed Income
8 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
8 4 (22.22%) Degree
8 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
8 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (22.22%) SDLC
9 3 (16.67%) Analytics
9 3 (16.67%) Mobile Development
9 3 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
9 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
9 3 (16.67%) Physics
9 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 3 (16.67%) Derivative

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Maven
General
1 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Financial Institution
3 4 (22.22%) Banking
4 3 (16.67%) Games
4 3 (16.67%) Front Office
5 1 (5.56%) Legal
5 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) XML
2 3 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (16.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Fixed Income
2 3 (16.67%) Derivative
2 3 (16.67%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 3 (16.67%) Physics
3 2 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (5.56%) Equities
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Android
2 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 3 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) OO
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 6 (33.33%) Low Latency
3 4 (22.22%) SDLC
3 4 (22.22%) TDD
3 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 3 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) SOA
4 3 (16.67%) OOP
4 3 (16.67%) Mobile Development
4 3 (16.67%) Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) Market Making
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C++
2 10 (55.56%) SQL
3 9 (50.00%) Java
4 7 (38.89%) Python
5 6 (33.33%) Shell Script
6 5 (27.78%) C#
7 3 (16.67%) Tcl
8 1 (5.56%) C
8 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Sybase
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle