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

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 77 79 35
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -44
Permanent jobs citing C++ 40 22 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.20% 1.89% 7.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.35% 3.43% 11.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 76
Median salary £40,000 £43,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £60,000 £60,000
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
748 641 858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 59.79% 55.07% 63.56%
Number of salaries quoted 375 381 562
Median salary £41,250 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,300
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 24 May 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Glasgow

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 66 (70.21%) Java
2 60 (63.83%) C#
3 53 (56.38%) Python
4 52 (55.32%) OO
5 48 (51.06%) SQL
6 44 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (42.55%) Unit Testing
8 37 (39.36%) Derivative
9 31 (32.98%) TDD
10 29 (30.85%) XML
11 28 (29.79%) Analytical Skills
12 27 (28.72%) .NET
13 26 (27.66%) Degree
14 24 (25.53%) Relational Database
15 23 (24.47%) NoSQL
16 22 (23.40%) Fixed Income
17 21 (22.34%) Finance
18 20 (21.28%) Risk Management
18 20 (21.28%) Software Engineering
18 20 (21.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 20 (21.28%) Analytics
18 20 (21.28%) Market Risk
18 20 (21.28%) Continuous Integration
18 20 (21.28%) OTC Derivatives
19 19 (20.21%) Ruby
20 17 (18.09%) Sybase
20 17 (18.09%) Windows
20 17 (18.09%) Linux
20 17 (18.09%) System Testing
21 16 (17.02%) Banking

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 (12.77%) MQSeries
2 8 (8.51%) Apache
3 6 (6.38%) Apache Spark
4 3 (3.19%) Apache Solr
4 3 (3.19%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.19%) SAS
4 3 (3.19%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.06%) Apache Qpid
5 1 (1.06%) Cloud Foundry
Business Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.06%) GitHub
1 1 (1.06%) Google App Engine
1 1 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (1.06%) Google Compute Engine
1 1 (1.06%) Heroku
1 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.06%) PaaS
1 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.32%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.26%) HTTP
3 3 (3.19%) FTP
3 3 (3.19%) SNMP
4 1 (1.06%) AMQP
4 1 (1.06%) Firewall
4 1 (1.06%) Internet
4 1 (1.06%) Modbus
4 1 (1.06%) NFC
4 1 (1.06%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (25.53%) Relational Database
2 23 (24.47%) NoSQL
3 13 (13.83%) Apache Cassandra
3 13 (13.83%) Big Data
3 13 (13.83%) Hadoop
3 13 (13.83%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (12.77%) BigTable
5 11 (11.70%) RDBMS
6 7 (7.45%) SQL Server
7 4 (4.26%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (3.19%) Apache Hive
8 3 (3.19%) Parquet
9 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (1.06%) MarkLogic
10 1 (1.06%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.06%) MySQL
10 1 (1.06%) SQLite
10 1 (1.06%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 7 (7.45%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.32%) NUnit
3 4 (4.26%) Hudson
3 4 (4.26%) Subversion
3 4 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.19%) IntelliJ
4 3 (3.19%) JUnit
5 1 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.06%) ERwin
5 1 (1.06%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.06%) MagicDraw
5 1 (1.06%) Maven
General
1 21 (22.34%) Finance
2 16 (17.02%) Banking
3 12 (12.77%) Back Office
4 11 (11.70%) Legal
5 8 (8.51%) Investment Banking
6 3 (3.19%) Publishing
7 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.06%) Billing
Job Titles
1 81 (86.17%) Developer
2 32 (34.04%) C++ Developer
3 23 (24.47%) Senior Developer
4 20 (21.28%) Python Developer
5 14 (14.89%) Senior C++ Developer
6 11 (11.70%) C# Developer
7 10 (10.64%) Big Data Developer
7 10 (10.64%) C++/C# Developer
8 8 (8.51%) Applications Developer
8 8 (8.51%) Senior C# Developer
9 7 (7.45%) C++ Applications Developer
9 7 (7.45%) C++ GUI Developer
9 7 (7.45%) GUI Developer
9 7 (7.45%) SQL Developer
10 5 (5.32%) Senior Python Developer
11 4 (4.26%) Analyst
11 4 (4.26%) Analyst Developer
11 4 (4.26%) Java Developer
12 3 (3.19%) C++ Software Developer
12 3 (3.19%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (30.85%) XML
2 27 (28.72%) .NET
3 15 (15.96%) XML Schema
4 14 (14.89%) FIX Protocol
5 12 (12.77%) Middleware
6 9 (9.57%) Web Services
7 8 (8.51%) MFC
8 7 (7.45%) .NET Framework
8 7 (7.45%) AngularJS
9 6 (6.38%) Spring
9 6 (6.38%) STL
9 6 (6.38%) WPF
10 5 (5.32%) CSS
10 5 (5.32%) HTML
11 4 (4.26%) Apache Flex
11 4 (4.26%) ASP.NET
11 4 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (4.26%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (4.26%) Entity Framework
11 4 (4.26%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 37 (39.36%) Derivative
2 28 (29.79%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (23.40%) Fixed Income
4 20 (21.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 20 (21.28%) Market Risk
4 20 (21.28%) OTC Derivatives
5 14 (14.89%) Equity Derivative
6 11 (11.70%) Management Information System
7 9 (9.57%) Computer Science
7 9 (9.57%) Credit Risk
7 9 (9.57%) Grid Computing
7 9 (9.57%) Mathematics
8 8 (8.51%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 4 (4.26%) Equities
10 3 (3.19%) RIA
10 3 (3.19%) Statistics
11 2 (2.13%) Device Driver
12 1 (1.06%) Blog
12 1 (1.06%) Physics
12 1 (1.06%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.09%) Linux
1 17 (18.09%) Windows
2 14 (14.89%) Unix
3 3 (3.19%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.06%) Android
4 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (55.32%) OO
2 44 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (42.55%) Unit Testing
4 31 (32.98%) TDD
5 20 (21.28%) Analytics
5 20 (21.28%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (21.28%) Risk Management
5 20 (21.28%) Software Engineering
6 17 (18.09%) System Testing
7 15 (15.96%) Multithreading
8 14 (14.89%) Electronic Trading
8 14 (14.89%) Refactoring
8 14 (14.89%) Risk Analytics
9 12 (12.77%) BDD
9 12 (12.77%) Complex Event Processing
10 11 (11.70%) Scrum
11 10 (10.64%) Low Latency
11 10 (10.64%) System Integration Testing
12 9 (9.57%) Monte Carlo Method
12 9 (9.57%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 66 (70.21%) Java
2 60 (63.83%) C#
3 53 (56.38%) Python
4 48 (51.06%) SQL
5 19 (20.21%) Ruby
6 13 (13.83%) PL/SQL
7 12 (12.77%) XPath
8 11 (11.70%) Perl
9 9 (9.57%) VC++
10 8 (8.51%) JavaScript
10 8 (8.51%) Smalltalk
11 7 (7.45%) C
12 6 (6.38%) Embedded C++
13 4 (4.26%) T-SQL
14 3 (3.19%) PowerShell
14 3 (3.19%) VBScript
14 3 (3.19%) X++
15 1 (1.06%) Embedded C
15 1 (1.06%) Objective-C
15 1 (1.06%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 26 (27.66%) Degree
2 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) SLA
2 1 (1.06%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.19%) Fluentd
1 3 (3.19%) Nagios
1 3 (3.19%) Nessus
1 3 (3.19%) QRadar
2 1 (1.06%) CFEngine
2 1 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.06%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (18.09%) Sybase
2 14 (14.89%) Oracle
3 8 (8.51%) Informatica
4 6 (6.38%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.19%) ArcSight
5 3 (3.19%) Qualys
5 3 (3.19%) ServiceNow
5 3 (3.19%) Splunk
5 3 (3.19%) Thunderhead
6 1 (1.06%) Allen-Bradley
6 1 (1.06%) CA
6 1 (1.06%) Cognos
6 1 (1.06%) Google
Glasgow
JP Morgan Glasgow
Salary: Highly competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
MathWorks
Salary: From £37,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 25 days ago
Glasgow, Scotland
JP Morgan Glasgow
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago