The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 52 45 57
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Permanent jobs citing C++ 31 62 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.46% 4.63% 3.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.60% 8.32% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 22 19 26
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £32,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
554 745 650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 61.76% 55.60% 61.96%
Number of salaries quoted 318 433 442
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 January 2017.

C++ Salary Histogram in Glasgow

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for C++.

1 39 (63.93%) Java
2 36 (59.02%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (52.46%) Python
4 24 (39.34%) C#
5 21 (34.43%) Relational Database
6 18 (29.51%) Linux
6 18 (29.51%) Finance
7 16 (26.23%) Banking
8 12 (19.67%) Investment Banking
8 12 (19.67%) Software Engineering
8 12 (19.67%) NoSQL
9 11 (18.03%) SQL
10 10 (16.39%) Ruby
11 9 (14.75%) Games
11 9 (14.75%) Perl
11 9 (14.75%) Unit Testing
11 9 (14.75%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 9 (14.75%) Unreal Engine
12 8 (13.11%) Android
12 8 (13.11%) Apple iOS
12 8 (13.11%) C
12 8 (13.11%) OO
12 8 (13.11%) Sybase
13 7 (11.48%) Web Services
13 7 (11.48%) Animation
13 7 (11.48%) Git (software)
14 6 (9.84%) Amazon AWS
14 6 (9.84%) Mobile Development
14 6 (9.84%) Web Development
15 5 (8.20%) OOD

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.92%) Apache
2 2 (3.28%) Apache Qpid
2 2 (3.28%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.64%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.64%) Confluence
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Houdini
1 3 (4.92%) Maya
1 3 (4.92%) NUKE
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.84%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.92%) GitHub
3 2 (3.28%) Google App Engine
3 2 (3.28%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (3.28%) Google Compute Engine
3 2 (3.28%) Heroku
3 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.28%) PaaS
3 2 (3.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) Internet
2 2 (3.28%) AMQP
2 2 (3.28%) Firewall
2 2 (3.28%) HTTP
2 2 (3.28%) Multicast
2 2 (3.28%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (1.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (34.43%) Relational Database
2 12 (19.67%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.56%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.92%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (4.92%) DB2
4 3 (4.92%) KDB
5 2 (3.28%) Big Data
5 2 (3.28%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.28%) MySQL
5 2 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.64%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.64%) Kdb+
Development Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.20%) Subversion
3 4 (6.56%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.56%) JUnit
4 3 (4.92%) Appium
4 3 (4.92%) HP UFT
5 2 (3.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (3.28%) JIRA
5 2 (3.28%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.64%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.64%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.64%) Maven
6 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (29.51%) Finance
2 16 (26.23%) Banking
3 12 (19.67%) Investment Banking
4 9 (14.75%) Games
5 4 (6.56%) Front Office
6 2 (3.28%) Advertising
6 2 (3.28%) Billing
7 1 (1.64%) Electronics
7 1 (1.64%) Legal
7 1 (1.64%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 39 (63.93%) Developer
2 16 (26.23%) C++ Developer
3 15 (24.59%) Python Developer
4 13 (21.31%) Senior Developer
5 11 (18.03%) Senior Python Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Software Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Software Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) C++ Software Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Junior
8 3 (4.92%) Junior Software Tester
8 3 (4.92%) Junior Tester
8 3 (4.92%) Programmer
8 3 (4.92%) Software Tester
8 3 (4.92%) Tester
9 2 (3.28%) Cloud Architect
9 2 (3.28%) Embedded Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Graphics Programmer
9 2 (3.28%) Lead Programmer
9 2 (3.28%) Service Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.75%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 9 (14.75%) Unreal Engine
2 7 (11.48%) Web Services
3 4 (6.56%) .NET
3 4 (6.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 4 (6.56%) CryEngine
4 3 (4.92%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (4.92%) HTML
4 3 (4.92%) Spring
4 3 (4.92%) WPF
5 2 (3.28%) DirectX
5 2 (3.28%) HTML5
5 2 (3.28%) Java EE
5 2 (3.28%) JMS
5 2 (3.28%) OpenGL
5 2 (3.28%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (3.28%) REST
5 2 (3.28%) STL
6 1 (1.64%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (1.64%) PyQt
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) Animation
2 5 (8.20%) Derivative
3 4 (6.56%) Algorithms
3 4 (6.56%) Data Structures
3 4 (6.56%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.56%) Visualisation
4 3 (4.92%) Augmented Reality
4 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.92%) Equity Derivative
4 3 (4.92%) Physics
4 3 (4.92%) Smartphone
5 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.28%) Blog
5 2 (3.28%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.28%) Cryptography
5 2 (3.28%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (3.28%) Internet of Things
5 2 (3.28%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.51%) Linux
2 8 (13.11%) Android
2 8 (13.11%) Apple iOS
3 5 (8.20%) Unix
4 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.64%) Windows
4 1 (1.64%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (59.02%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (19.67%) Software Engineering
3 9 (14.75%) Unit Testing
4 8 (13.11%) OO
5 6 (9.84%) Mobile Development
5 6 (9.84%) Web Development
6 5 (8.20%) Data Protection
6 5 (8.20%) OOD
6 5 (8.20%) Scrum
6 5 (8.20%) SDLC
6 5 (8.20%) Use Case
7 4 (6.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (6.56%) OOP
7 4 (6.56%) TDD
7 4 (6.56%) UML
8 3 (4.92%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (4.92%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.92%) Low Latency
8 3 (4.92%) Multithreading
8 3 (4.92%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 39 (63.93%) Java
2 32 (52.46%) Python
3 24 (39.34%) C#
4 11 (18.03%) SQL
5 10 (16.39%) Ruby
6 9 (14.75%) Perl
7 8 (13.11%) C
8 4 (6.56%) JavaScript
9 3 (4.92%) Scala
10 2 (3.28%) Ada
10 2 (3.28%) Assembly Language
10 2 (3.28%) Clojure
10 2 (3.28%) PHP
10 2 (3.28%) R
11 1 (1.64%) GLSL
11 1 (1.64%) Groovy
11 1 (1.64%) HLSL
11 1 (1.64%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (3.28%) Degree
1 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.92%) Puppet
2 2 (3.28%) CFEngine
3 1 (1.64%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (13.11%) Sybase
2 3 (4.92%) HP
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle
3 2 (3.28%) Google
3 2 (3.28%) Perforce
4 1 (1.64%) IBM
4 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago