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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 56 52 64
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Permanent jobs citing C++ 32 56 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.49% 4.14% 2.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.58% 7.54% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 21 21 19
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
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
573 743 697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 62.49% 54.87% 60.66%
Number of salaries quoted 328 414 469
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 20 February 2017.

C++ Salary Histogram in Glasgow

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 38 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (59.68%) Java
2 37 (59.68%) Python
3 23 (37.10%) C#
4 18 (29.03%) Linux
5 16 (25.81%) Finance
5 16 (25.81%) Relational Database
6 15 (24.19%) Banking
7 13 (20.97%) Investment Banking
8 12 (19.35%) Software Engineering
9 11 (17.74%) Ruby
9 11 (17.74%) OO
9 11 (17.74%) NoSQL
10 10 (16.13%) C
10 10 (16.13%) Unit Testing
11 9 (14.52%) Games
11 9 (14.52%) SQL
11 9 (14.52%) Apple iOS
11 9 (14.52%) Android
11 9 (14.52%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 9 (14.52%) Unreal Engine
12 7 (11.29%) Mobile Development
12 7 (11.29%) Git (software)
12 7 (11.29%) Animation
13 6 (9.68%) Web Development
13 6 (9.68%) Perl
13 6 (9.68%) OOD
13 6 (9.68%) SDLC
14 5 (8.06%) Scala
14 5 (8.06%) Data Protection

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 4 (6.45%) Apache
2 3 (4.84%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.61%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.61%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Houdini
1 3 (4.84%) Maya
1 3 (4.84%) NUKE
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.61%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) Internet
2 2 (3.23%) Multicast
2 2 (3.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.81%) Relational Database
2 11 (17.74%) NoSQL
3 5 (8.06%) Big Data
4 2 (3.23%) DB2
4 2 (3.23%) KDB
4 2 (3.23%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.61%) Kdb+
Development Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.06%) Subversion
3 4 (6.45%) JUnit
4 3 (4.84%) Appium
4 3 (4.84%) HP UFT
5 2 (3.23%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.23%) JIRA
5 2 (3.23%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.61%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.61%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.61%) Maven
6 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (25.81%) Finance
2 15 (24.19%) Banking
3 13 (20.97%) Investment Banking
4 9 (14.52%) Games
5 2 (3.23%) Advertising
6 1 (1.61%) Electronics
6 1 (1.61%) Legal
6 1 (1.61%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 39 (62.90%) Developer
2 18 (29.03%) Python Developer
3 14 (22.58%) Senior Developer
4 13 (20.97%) C++ Developer
5 12 (19.35%) Senior Python Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Software Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Software Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Applications Developer
7 4 (6.45%) C++ Software Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Junior
8 3 (4.84%) Embedded Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Junior Software Tester
8 3 (4.84%) Junior Tester
8 3 (4.84%) Programmer
8 3 (4.84%) Software Tester
8 3 (4.84%) Tester
9 2 (3.23%) Development Manager
9 2 (3.23%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Graphics Programmer
9 2 (3.23%) Lead Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.52%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 9 (14.52%) Unreal Engine
2 4 (6.45%) CryEngine
2 4 (6.45%) Web Services
3 3 (4.84%) .NET
3 3 (4.84%) HTML
3 3 (4.84%) Spring
3 3 (4.84%) WPF
4 2 (3.23%) DirectX
4 2 (3.23%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (3.23%) HTML5
4 2 (3.23%) JMS
4 2 (3.23%) OpenGL
4 2 (3.23%) REST
4 2 (3.23%) STL
5 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.61%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (1.61%) HATEOAS
5 1 (1.61%) Kafka
5 1 (1.61%) PyQt
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Animation
2 4 (6.45%) Algorithms
2 4 (6.45%) Client/Server
2 4 (6.45%) Data Structures
2 4 (6.45%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.45%) Robotics
3 3 (4.84%) Augmented Reality
3 3 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.84%) Internet of Things
3 3 (4.84%) Smartphone
4 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.23%) Derivative
5 1 (1.61%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.61%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.61%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.61%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.61%) User Experience
5 1 (1.61%) Verilog
5 1 (1.61%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.03%) Linux
2 9 (14.52%) Android
2 9 (14.52%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.84%) Unix
3 3 (4.84%) Windows
4 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.61%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (19.35%) Software Engineering
3 11 (17.74%) OO
4 10 (16.13%) Unit Testing
5 7 (11.29%) Mobile Development
6 6 (9.68%) OOD
6 6 (9.68%) SDLC
6 6 (9.68%) Web Development
7 5 (8.06%) Data Protection
7 5 (8.06%) Scrum
8 4 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (6.45%) Machine Learning
8 4 (6.45%) Risk Management
8 4 (6.45%) TDD
8 4 (6.45%) UML
8 4 (6.45%) Visualisation
9 3 (4.84%) Android Development
9 3 (4.84%) DevOps
9 3 (4.84%) iOS Development
9 3 (4.84%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 37 (59.68%) Java
1 37 (59.68%) Python
2 23 (37.10%) C#
3 11 (17.74%) Ruby
4 10 (16.13%) C
5 9 (14.52%) SQL
6 6 (9.68%) Perl
7 5 (8.06%) Scala
8 3 (4.84%) Assembly Language
8 3 (4.84%) Groovy
8 3 (4.84%) JavaScript
9 2 (3.23%) Ada
9 2 (3.23%) Clojure
9 2 (3.23%) PHP
9 2 (3.23%) R
10 1 (1.61%) GLSL
10 1 (1.61%) Go
10 1 (1.61%) HLSL
10 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.61%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.23%) Degree
1 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) Ansible
1 2 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (4.84%) HP
2 2 (3.23%) Perforce
2 2 (3.23%) Sybase
3 1 (1.61%) IBM
3 1 (1.61%) Intel
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
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