The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Software Engineer 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++ Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank - - 92
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 0 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - - 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 15
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C++ Software Engineer
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
1318 1049 1178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.84% 96.59% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 831 676 746
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £56,600 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

C++ Software Engineer Salary Trend in Glasgow

C++ Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited C++ Software Engineer 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++ Software Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Android
2 3 (75.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Objective-C
2 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Phone
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) Confluence
3 2 (50.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) Wiki
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Xcode
4 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
4 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) MySQL
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) Apache

C++ Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited C++ Software Engineer 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++ Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Clang
2 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (25.00%) GDB
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) Xcode
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (25.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Android
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) Objective-C
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle