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

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 65 59 45
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -14
Permanent jobs citing C++ 35 52 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.99% 4.11% 5.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.84% 7.01% 9.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 22 59
Median salary £55,000 £43,750 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% +0.57%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
723 742 889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 61.79% 58.61% 62.65%
Number of salaries quoted 335 412 520
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,050 £57,500 £60,000
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 25 August 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Glasgow

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 71 (92.21%) Java
2 57 (74.03%) Python
3 34 (44.16%) Finance
3 34 (44.16%) C#
4 33 (42.86%) SQL
5 32 (41.56%) OO
6 30 (38.96%) Degree
7 28 (36.36%) Derivative
7 28 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
8 25 (32.47%) Sybase
9 24 (31.17%) Relational Database
10 23 (29.87%) OTC Derivatives
11 21 (27.27%) Linux
12 20 (25.97%) Unit Testing
13 19 (24.68%) Oracle
14 18 (23.38%) RDBMS
14 18 (23.38%) Software Engineering
14 18 (23.38%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (22.08%) Grid Computing
15 17 (22.08%) Integration Testing
15 17 (22.08%) Monte Carlo Method
15 17 (22.08%) Credit Risk
15 17 (22.08%) Use Case
15 17 (22.08%) Service Delivery
15 17 (22.08%) System Integration Testing
15 17 (22.08%) Translating Business Requirements
16 16 (20.78%) Data Centre
17 15 (19.48%) HTTP
17 15 (19.48%) Continuous Integration
18 14 (18.18%) Perl

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 12 (15.58%) Apache Qpid
1 12 (15.58%) Cloud Foundry
2 8 (10.39%) Apache
3 6 (7.79%) Apache Spark
4 3 (3.90%) Apache Solr
4 3 (3.90%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.90%) SAS
Business Applications
1 4 (5.19%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.58%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (15.58%) GitHub
1 12 (15.58%) Google App Engine
1 12 (15.58%) Google Cloud Platform
1 12 (15.58%) Google Compute Engine
1 12 (15.58%) Heroku
1 12 (15.58%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (15.58%) PaaS
1 12 (15.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (19.48%) HTTP
2 12 (15.58%) AMQP
2 12 (15.58%) Firewall
2 12 (15.58%) Internet
2 12 (15.58%) Software-Defined Networking
3 4 (5.19%) Multicast
3 4 (5.19%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.90%) FTP
4 3 (3.90%) SNMP
5 1 (1.30%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (31.17%) Relational Database
2 18 (23.38%) RDBMS
3 13 (16.88%) Big Data
3 13 (16.88%) Hadoop
4 12 (15.58%) Apache Cassandra
4 12 (15.58%) MongoDB
4 12 (15.58%) MySQL
4 12 (15.58%) NoSQL
4 12 (15.58%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.90%) Apache Hive
5 3 (3.90%) Parquet
6 2 (2.60%) DB2
6 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.30%) KDB
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (15.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 12 (15.58%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.90%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.90%) IntelliJ
2 3 (3.90%) JUnit
General
1 34 (44.16%) Finance
2 12 (15.58%) Billing
3 6 (7.79%) Legal
4 5 (6.49%) Front Office
5 3 (3.90%) Banking
5 3 (3.90%) Publishing
6 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 49 (63.64%) Developer
2 15 (19.48%) Python Developer
3 12 (15.58%) Architect
3 12 (15.58%) C++ Developer
3 12 (15.58%) Cloud Architect
3 12 (15.58%) Service Architect
4 10 (12.99%) Big Data Developer
5 9 (11.69%) Applications Developer
6 6 (7.79%) SQL Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Java Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Data Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Market Data Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) Hadoop Developer
9 3 (3.90%) Security Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) Senior Developer
10 2 (2.60%) C++ Software Engineer
10 2 (2.60%) Senior C++ Developer
10 2 (2.60%) Senior Python Developer
10 2 (2.60%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.88%) Web Services
2 12 (15.58%) Java EE
2 12 (15.58%) RabbitMQ
3 11 (14.29%) .NET
4 6 (7.79%) XML
5 5 (6.49%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 5 (6.49%) Spring
6 4 (5.19%) .NET Framework
7 3 (3.90%) Apache Flex
7 3 (3.90%) CGI
7 3 (3.90%) Ext JS
7 3 (3.90%) GWT
7 3 (3.90%) JSON
7 3 (3.90%) JSP
7 3 (3.90%) OpenMP
7 3 (3.90%) Silverlight
7 3 (3.90%) SOAP
7 3 (3.90%) XML Schema
7 3 (3.90%) XSD
7 3 (3.90%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 28 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
1 28 (36.36%) Derivative
2 23 (29.87%) OTC Derivatives
3 17 (22.08%) Credit Risk
3 17 (22.08%) Grid Computing
4 16 (20.78%) Data Centre
5 12 (15.58%) Blog
6 11 (14.29%) Computer Science
7 10 (12.99%) Equity Derivative
8 9 (11.69%) Mathematics
9 5 (6.49%) Virtual Team
10 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
10 3 (3.90%) RIA
10 3 (3.90%) Statistics
11 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
11 1 (1.30%) Device Driver
11 1 (1.30%) Equities
11 1 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (1.30%) Physics
11 1 (1.30%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 21 (27.27%) Linux
2 9 (11.69%) Unix
3 6 (7.79%) Windows
4 3 (3.90%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.60%) Android
5 2 (2.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (41.56%) OO
2 20 (25.97%) Unit Testing
3 18 (23.38%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (23.38%) Software Engineering
4 17 (22.08%) Integration Testing
4 17 (22.08%) Monte Carlo Method
4 17 (22.08%) Service Delivery
4 17 (22.08%) System Integration Testing
4 17 (22.08%) Translating Business Requirements
4 17 (22.08%) Use Case
5 15 (19.48%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (16.88%) Continuous Delivery
7 12 (15.58%) Automated Testing
7 12 (15.58%) Capacity Management
7 12 (15.58%) Release Management
8 10 (12.99%) TDD
9 9 (11.69%) OOP
10 8 (10.39%) ETL
11 6 (7.79%) Analytics
11 6 (7.79%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 71 (92.21%) Java
2 57 (74.03%) Python
3 34 (44.16%) C#
4 33 (42.86%) SQL
5 14 (18.18%) Perl
6 10 (12.99%) C
7 8 (10.39%) PL/SQL
8 4 (5.19%) C-shell
8 4 (5.19%) Dart
8 4 (5.19%) JavaScript
9 3 (3.90%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.90%) Ruby
9 3 (3.90%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.90%) VBScript
10 1 (1.30%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (38.96%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (15.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (15.58%) CFEngine
1 12 (15.58%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (15.58%) Puppet
2 4 (5.19%) Thomson Reuters DACS
3 3 (3.90%) Fluentd
3 3 (3.90%) Nagios
3 3 (3.90%) Nessus
3 3 (3.90%) QRadar
Vendors
1 25 (32.47%) Sybase
2 19 (24.68%) Oracle
3 12 (15.58%) Google
4 8 (10.39%) Informatica
5 4 (5.19%) Solace
6 3 (3.90%) ArcSight
6 3 (3.90%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.90%) Qualys
6 3 (3.90%) ServiceNow
6 3 (3.90%) Splunk
6 3 (3.90%) Thunderhead
7 1 (1.30%) Allen-Bradley
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