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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 48 47 61
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +14
Permanent jobs citing C++ 34 65 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.52% 4.94% 3.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.67% 8.35% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 23 25 26
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
600 778 704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 62.05% 59.07% 66.60%
Number of salaries quoted 349 473 446
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 December 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Glasgow

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, 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 55 (78.57%) Java
2 44 (62.86%) Python
3 32 (45.71%) C#
4 30 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (42.86%) Relational Database
5 24 (34.29%) Finance
6 20 (28.57%) Linux
7 19 (27.14%) SQL
8 17 (24.29%) Sybase
8 17 (24.29%) NoSQL
9 15 (21.43%) OO
10 14 (20.00%) Web Services
10 14 (20.00%) RDBMS
10 14 (20.00%) Banking
10 14 (20.00%) Use Case
11 13 (18.57%) Unit Testing
11 13 (18.57%) Software Engineering
11 13 (18.57%) Perl
11 13 (18.57%) Amazon AWS
12 12 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (17.14%) Derivative
13 11 (15.71%) Oracle
13 11 (15.71%) Data Centre
13 11 (15.71%) Jenkins
14 10 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
14 10 (14.29%) Puppet
14 10 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
14 10 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
14 10 (14.29%) Internet

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 9 (12.86%) Apache Qpid
1 9 (12.86%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (4.29%) Apache
3 2 (2.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.86%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.43%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.43%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Houdini
1 2 (2.86%) Maya
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.57%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (12.86%) GitHub
2 9 (12.86%) Google App Engine
2 9 (12.86%) Google Cloud Platform
2 9 (12.86%) Google Compute Engine
2 9 (12.86%) Heroku
2 9 (12.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (12.86%) PaaS
2 9 (12.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.29%) Internet
2 9 (12.86%) AMQP
2 9 (12.86%) Firewall
2 9 (12.86%) HTTP
2 9 (12.86%) Software-Defined Networking
3 4 (5.71%) Multicast
4 1 (1.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (42.86%) Relational Database
2 17 (24.29%) NoSQL
3 14 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 10 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (12.86%) MongoDB
5 9 (12.86%) MySQL
5 9 (12.86%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (4.29%) DB2
7 2 (2.86%) KDB
8 1 (1.43%) Big Data
8 1 (1.43%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 11 (15.71%) Jenkins
2 9 (12.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (7.14%) Subversion
5 4 (5.71%) JUnit
6 3 (4.29%) Appium
6 3 (4.29%) HP UFT
7 2 (2.86%) JIRA
7 2 (2.86%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.43%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.43%) FitNesse
8 1 (1.43%) Maven
8 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (34.29%) Finance
2 14 (20.00%) Banking
3 9 (12.86%) Billing
3 9 (12.86%) Investment Banking
4 8 (11.43%) Games
5 5 (7.14%) Front Office
6 2 (2.86%) Advertising
7 1 (1.43%) Legal
7 1 (1.43%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 40 (57.14%) Developer
2 18 (25.71%) C++ Developer
3 17 (24.29%) Python Developer
4 10 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 9 (12.86%) Architect
5 9 (12.86%) Cloud Architect
5 9 (12.86%) Service Architect
6 8 (11.43%) Senior Python Developer
7 6 (8.57%) Applications Developer
7 6 (8.57%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) Java Developer
9 3 (4.29%) C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (4.29%) Data Engineer
9 3 (4.29%) Junior
9 3 (4.29%) Junior Software Tester
9 3 (4.29%) Junior Tester
9 3 (4.29%) Programmer
9 3 (4.29%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Software Tester
9 3 (4.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.00%) Web Services
2 9 (12.86%) Java EE
2 9 (12.86%) RabbitMQ
2 9 (12.86%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 9 (12.86%) Unreal Engine
3 6 (8.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 4 (5.71%) .NET
4 4 (5.71%) CryEngine
5 3 (4.29%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (2.86%) DirectX
6 2 (2.86%) HTML
6 2 (2.86%) OpenGL
6 2 (2.86%) REST
6 2 (2.86%) STL
6 2 (2.86%) WPF
7 1 (1.43%) D3.js
7 1 (1.43%) iOS SDK
7 1 (1.43%) Kafka
7 1 (1.43%) PyQt
7 1 (1.43%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (17.14%) Derivative
2 11 (15.71%) Data Centre
3 9 (12.86%) Blog
4 6 (8.57%) Animation
4 6 (8.57%) Credit Risk
4 6 (8.57%) Grid Computing
4 6 (8.57%) OTC Derivatives
5 5 (7.14%) Virtual Team
6 4 (5.71%) Algorithms
6 4 (5.71%) Equity Derivative
6 4 (5.71%) Mobile App
6 4 (5.71%) Visualisation
7 3 (4.29%) Augmented Reality
7 3 (4.29%) Data Structures
7 3 (4.29%) Physics
7 3 (4.29%) Smartphone
8 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (2.86%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.57%) Linux
2 8 (11.43%) Android
2 8 (11.43%) Apple iOS
3 6 (8.57%) Unix
4 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.43%) Windows
4 1 (1.43%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (21.43%) OO
3 14 (20.00%) Use Case
4 13 (18.57%) Software Engineering
4 13 (18.57%) Unit Testing
5 10 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (12.86%) Automated Testing
6 9 (12.86%) Capacity Management
6 9 (12.86%) Release Management
7 7 (10.00%) TDD
8 6 (8.57%) Integration Testing
8 6 (8.57%) Monte Carlo Method
8 6 (8.57%) Service Delivery
8 6 (8.57%) System Integration Testing
8 6 (8.57%) Translating Business Requirements
8 6 (8.57%) Web Development
9 5 (7.14%) Data Protection
9 5 (7.14%) Mobile Development
10 4 (5.71%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 55 (78.57%) Java
2 44 (62.86%) Python
3 32 (45.71%) C#
4 19 (27.14%) SQL
5 13 (18.57%) Perl
6 8 (11.43%) C
6 8 (11.43%) Ruby
7 3 (4.29%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.86%) Ada
8 2 (2.86%) C-shell
8 2 (2.86%) Dart
8 2 (2.86%) PHP
8 2 (2.86%) R
9 1 (1.43%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.43%) GLSL
9 1 (1.43%) Go
9 1 (1.43%) HLSL
9 1 (1.43%) Scala
9 1 (1.43%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (11.43%) Degree
2 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) QA
System Software
1 9 (12.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (14.29%) Puppet
2 9 (12.86%) CFEngine
3 2 (2.86%) Thomson Reuters DACS
4 1 (1.43%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (24.29%) Sybase
2 11 (15.71%) Oracle
3 9 (12.86%) Google
4 3 (4.29%) HP
5 2 (2.86%) Perforce
5 2 (2.86%) Solace
6 1 (1.43%) IBM
6 1 (1.43%) Microsoft
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Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: 45000-65000 Per Annum + benefits
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