The first table below looks at the demand for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 25 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 Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 35 29 48
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +19
Permanent jobs citing C++ 91 88 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.43% 7.03% 4.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.98% 11.01% 6.95%
Number of salaries quoted 71 53 26
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
912 799 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 64.45% 63.87% 60.39%
Number of salaries quoted 565 528 373
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C++
Scotland

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

C++
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

C++ Salary Trend in Glasgow

C++
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Glasgow

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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++.

1 147 (84.48%) Java
2 115 (66.09%) Finance
3 77 (44.25%) Degree
4 72 (41.38%) Computer Science
5 70 (40.23%) Physics
6 67 (38.51%) Mathematics
7 65 (37.36%) Grid Computing
8 63 (36.21%) Market Risk
9 62 (35.63%) Risk Management
10 55 (31.61%) OO
11 54 (31.03%) Banking
12 53 (30.46%) Investment Banking
13 52 (29.89%) Python
14 47 (27.01%) C#
15 46 (26.44%) Financial Institution
16 45 (25.86%) Investment Management
17 29 (16.67%) Perl
17 29 (16.67%) Oracle
18 27 (15.52%) SQL
19 25 (14.37%) Linux
20 22 (12.64%) Microsoft
21 21 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
21 21 (12.07%) WPF
22 20 (11.49%) Software Engineering
23 19 (10.92%) UNIX
24 18 (10.34%) OOD
25 17 (9.77%) .NET
26 15 (8.62%) Workflow
26 15 (8.62%) Equities
26 15 (8.62%) MS Office

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.15%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.57%) Drupal
2 1 (0.57%) Alfresco
2 1 (0.57%) Apache Qpid
2 1 (0.57%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (0.57%) Apache
2 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (8.62%) MS Office
2 7 (4.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (0.57%) Endur
1 1 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.02%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (4.02%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (4.02%) Heroku
1 7 (4.02%) OpenShift
1 7 (4.02%) Google Compute Engine
2 1 (0.57%) SaaS
2 1 (0.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.45%) HTTP
2 3 (1.72%) Internet
3 1 (0.57%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.62%) NoSQL
2 14 (8.05%) Relational Database
3 13 (7.47%) SQL Server
3 13 (7.47%) KDB
4 11 (6.32%) MySQL
5 7 (4.02%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.72%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.15%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.57%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.57%) MSDE
8 1 (0.57%) DB2
8 1 (0.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (5.17%) Jenkins
2 7 (4.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (3.45%) Maven
4 4 (2.30%) Subversion
5 3 (1.72%) Gradle
5 3 (1.72%) Ant
5 3 (1.72%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.15%) FishEye
6 2 (1.15%) JIRA
7 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.57%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 115 (66.09%) Finance
2 54 (31.03%) Banking
3 53 (30.46%) Investment Banking
4 46 (26.44%) Financial Institution
5 14 (8.05%) Front Office
6 6 (3.45%) Military
7 5 (2.87%) Electronics
8 3 (1.72%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.72%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.57%) Games
9 1 (0.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 133 (76.44%) Developer
2 65 (37.36%) Java Developer
3 27 (15.52%) Senior Developer
4 23 (13.22%) Software Developer
4 23 (13.22%) Senior Java Developer
5 20 (11.49%) WPF Developer
5 20 (11.49%) C# Developer
6 17 (9.77%) Junior
7 16 (9.20%) Junior Developer
7 16 (9.20%) Junior Java Developer
8 15 (8.62%) Programmer
9 13 (7.47%) C++ Developer
10 10 (5.75%) Architect
11 9 (5.17%) Analyst
11 9 (5.17%) Front Office Developer
12 8 (4.60%) Analyst Programmer
12 8 (4.60%) Python Developer
13 7 (4.02%) Cloud Architect
14 6 (3.45%) Software Programmer
14 6 (3.45%) Systems Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (12.07%) WPF
2 17 (9.77%) .NET
3 14 (8.05%) HTML
4 12 (6.90%) HTML5
5 11 (6.32%) J2EE
6 9 (5.17%) Web Services
6 9 (5.17%) XML
7 6 (3.45%) Java EE
7 6 (3.45%) Task Parallel Library
8 5 (2.87%) LINQ
9 4 (2.30%) WCF
9 4 (2.30%) FIX Protocol
9 4 (2.30%) Middleware
10 3 (1.72%) Hibernate
10 3 (1.72%) Spring
10 3 (1.72%) CSS
10 3 (1.72%) .NET Framework
10 3 (1.72%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 2 (1.15%) Apache Camel
11 2 (1.15%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 72 (41.38%) Computer Science
2 70 (40.23%) Physics
3 67 (38.51%) Mathematics
4 65 (37.36%) Grid Computing
5 63 (36.21%) Market Risk
6 15 (8.62%) Equities
7 14 (8.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (4.60%) Derivative
9 6 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (2.87%) Hedge funds
11 4 (2.30%) Open Source
11 4 (2.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 4 (2.30%) VHDL
11 4 (2.30%) Verilog
12 2 (1.15%) Credit Risk
12 2 (1.15%) Embedded Systems
13 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.57%) Java Card
13 1 (0.57%) Smart Meter
13 1 (0.57%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 25 (14.37%) Linux
2 19 (10.92%) UNIX
3 11 (6.32%) Windows
4 5 (2.87%) Android
5 4 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.15%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.57%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (35.63%) Risk Management
2 55 (31.61%) OO
3 45 (25.86%) Investment Management
4 21 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (11.49%) Software Engineering
6 18 (10.34%) OOD
7 15 (8.62%) Workflow
8 12 (6.90%) Document Management
9 11 (6.32%) MVVM
10 9 (5.17%) OOP
10 9 (5.17%) Low Latency
10 9 (5.17%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (5.17%) Performance Analysis
11 8 (4.60%) Multithreading
11 8 (4.60%) Electronic Trading
12 7 (4.02%) SOA
12 7 (4.02%) TDD
13 6 (3.45%) Information Security
14 5 (2.87%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (2.87%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 147 (84.48%) Java
2 52 (29.89%) Python
3 47 (27.01%) C#
4 29 (16.67%) Perl
5 27 (15.52%) SQL
6 13 (7.47%) JavaScript
7 10 (5.75%) C
7 10 (5.75%) Scala
8 5 (2.87%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.30%) Tcl
9 4 (2.30%) MATLAB
10 3 (1.72%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.72%) PHP
11 2 (1.15%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.15%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.15%) Ruby
12 1 (0.57%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.57%) Jython
12 1 (0.57%) VC++
Qualifications
1 77 (44.25%) Degree
2 3 (1.72%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.15%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.02%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (4.60%) Puppet
2 7 (4.02%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.45%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 29 (16.67%) Oracle
2 22 (12.64%) Microsoft
3 12 (6.90%) Sybase
4 7 (4.02%) Google
5 4 (2.30%) Xilinx
6 3 (1.72%) Wall Street Systems
6 3 (1.72%) JBoss
7 2 (1.15%) IBM
8 1 (0.57%) SAP
8 1 (0.57%) TIBCO
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