The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 78 33 29
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -4
Permanent jobs citing C++ 22 95 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.88% 7.17% 8.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.44% 11.19% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 15 74 54
Average salary £43,000 £53,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +26.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £35,750 £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
C++
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
639 849 816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 54.71% 64.08% 69.15%
Number of salaries quoted 380 557 469
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Glasgow

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 39 (69.64%) Java
2 26 (46.43%) C#
3 23 (41.07%) Finance
4 22 (39.29%) SQL
5 18 (32.14%) Linux
5 18 (32.14%) Python
6 16 (28.57%) C
7 15 (26.79%) OO
7 15 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (26.79%) Software Engineering
7 15 (26.79%) Degree
8 14 (25.00%) .NET
9 13 (23.21%) Computer Science
10 12 (21.43%) Perl
11 11 (19.64%) Shell Script
12 10 (17.86%) Oracle
12 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
13 9 (16.07%) UNIX
14 8 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
14 8 (14.29%) Banking
15 7 (12.50%) Equities
15 7 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
16 6 (10.71%) Relational Database
16 6 (10.71%) Investment Management
16 6 (10.71%) Investment Banking
16 6 (10.71%) Derivative
16 6 (10.71%) Financial Institution
16 6 (10.71%) TCP/IP
17 5 (8.93%) Business Intelligence

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Sage CRM
1 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.79%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.79%) Wireless
2 1 (1.79%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.71%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.93%) RDBMS
4 4 (7.14%) MySQL
4 4 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (5.36%) KDB
5 3 (5.36%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.79%) DB2
7 1 (1.79%) OLAP
7 1 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.79%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) LoadRunner
2 4 (7.14%) Introscope
3 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.79%) TestNG
5 1 (1.79%) Mockito
5 1 (1.79%) CodeWarrior
5 1 (1.79%) JUnit
5 1 (1.79%) Subversion
General
1 23 (41.07%) Finance
2 8 (14.29%) Banking
3 6 (10.71%) Investment Banking
3 6 (10.71%) Financial Institution
4 3 (5.36%) Electronics
5 1 (1.79%) Front Office
5 1 (1.79%) Games
5 1 (1.79%) Legal
5 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (46.43%) Developer
2 10 (17.86%) Software Engineer
3 6 (10.71%) Java Developer
4 5 (8.93%) Senior Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Applications Support
5 4 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.36%) AWS Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) C++ Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Systems Integration Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Integration Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Applications Support Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Test Specialist
7 2 (3.57%) Support Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Performance Tester
7 2 (3.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.00%) .NET
2 8 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (7.14%) HTML
3 4 (7.14%) XML
4 3 (5.36%) Web Services
4 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.57%) Hibernate
5 2 (3.57%) WCF
5 2 (3.57%) WPF
5 2 (3.57%) Spring
5 2 (3.57%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (3.57%) HTML5
5 2 (3.57%) RESTful
6 1 (1.79%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (1.79%) UIKit
6 1 (1.79%) Middleware
6 1 (1.79%) CSS
6 1 (1.79%) STL
6 1 (1.79%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.21%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.50%) Equities
2 7 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.71%) Derivative
4 5 (8.93%) Mathematics
4 5 (8.93%) Physics
4 5 (8.93%) Market Risk
4 5 (8.93%) Device Driver
4 5 (8.93%) Grid Computing
5 2 (3.57%) Open Source
5 2 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.79%) iPhone
6 1 (1.79%) iPad
6 1 (1.79%) CAN bus
6 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.79%) SCADA
6 1 (1.79%) VHDL
6 1 (1.79%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 18 (32.14%) Linux
2 9 (16.07%) UNIX
3 7 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (8.93%) Windows
5 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.79%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.79%) OO
1 15 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (26.79%) Software Engineering
2 6 (10.71%) Investment Management
3 5 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (8.93%) OOP
3 5 (8.93%) Performance Testing
3 5 (8.93%) Automated Testing
3 5 (8.93%) Risk Management
3 5 (8.93%) Scrum
4 4 (7.14%) TDD
4 4 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 4 (7.14%) Data Management
4 4 (7.14%) ETL
4 4 (7.14%) Multithreading
4 4 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (5.36%) Low Latency
5 3 (5.36%) OOD
5 3 (5.36%) Unit Testing
6 2 (3.57%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (69.64%) Java
2 26 (46.43%) C#
3 22 (39.29%) SQL
4 18 (32.14%) Python
5 16 (28.57%) C
6 12 (21.43%) Perl
7 11 (19.64%) Shell Script
8 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
9 2 (3.57%) Embedded C
9 2 (3.57%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.79%) PHP
10 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.79%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 15 (26.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 10 (17.86%) Oracle
2 4 (7.14%) Sybase
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.36%) HP
4 1 (1.79%) Twitter
4 1 (1.79%) Dell
4 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.79%) Sage
4 1 (1.79%) SAP
4 1 (1.79%) Hyland
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 27 days ago