The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 62 37 29
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -8
Permanent jobs citing C++ 40 91 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.37% 6.43% 7.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.82% 9.98% 11.01%
Number of salaries quoted 22 71 53
Average salary £41,250 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £62,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
687 912 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 57.83% 64.45% 63.87%
Number of salaries quoted 396 565 528
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 July 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in Glasgow

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C++.

1 27 (47.37%) Java
2 25 (43.86%) Linux
3 23 (40.35%) OO
4 21 (36.84%) C#
5 20 (35.09%) Finance
6 19 (33.33%) SQL
6 19 (33.33%) Python
7 17 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (28.07%) Software Engineering
9 12 (21.05%) C
10 11 (19.30%) .NET
11 10 (17.54%) Oracle
11 10 (17.54%) Windows
11 10 (17.54%) Degree
11 10 (17.54%) SDLC
12 9 (15.79%) Apple iOS
12 9 (15.79%) TDD
12 9 (15.79%) XML
13 8 (14.04%) UNIX
13 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
13 8 (14.04%) TCP/IP
13 8 (14.04%) Android
13 8 (14.04%) Mobile Development
14 7 (12.28%) Unit Testing
14 7 (12.28%) Shell Script
14 7 (12.28%) Sybase
15 6 (10.53%) HTML
15 6 (10.53%) JavaScript
15 6 (10.53%) Tcl
15 6 (10.53%) Games

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.51%) IIS
2 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.75%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.75%) Sage CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.04%) TCP/IP
2 4 (7.02%) HTTP
3 3 (5.26%) Wireless
4 2 (3.51%) UPnP
4 2 (3.51%) Wireshark
4 2 (3.51%) SNMP
4 2 (3.51%) DHCP
4 2 (3.51%) ICMP
4 2 (3.51%) Firewall
4 2 (3.51%) DLNA
5 1 (1.75%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.75%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.77%) MySQL
4 2 (3.51%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.51%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.75%) SQLite
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.75%) Big Data
5 1 (1.75%) DB2
5 1 (1.75%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.02%) Maven
3 3 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.26%) Subversion
4 2 (3.51%) Mocha
4 2 (3.51%) Jasmine
4 2 (3.51%) Gradle
4 2 (3.51%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.51%) Ant
5 1 (1.75%) JUnit
5 1 (1.75%) CodeWarrior
5 1 (1.75%) TestNG
5 1 (1.75%) Mockito
General
1 20 (35.09%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Games
3 5 (8.77%) Banking
3 5 (8.77%) Financial Institution
4 3 (5.26%) Electronics
4 3 (5.26%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.51%) Front Office
5 2 (3.51%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.75%) Legal
6 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (63.16%) Developer
2 16 (28.07%) C++ Developer
3 10 (17.54%) Software Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Programmer
5 5 (8.77%) AWS Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Graduate
6 4 (7.02%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (5.26%) C++/C# Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Applications Support
8 2 (3.51%) Lead Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Senior Test Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Support Manager
8 2 (3.51%) Applications Support Manager
8 2 (3.51%) Graduate Programmer
8 2 (3.51%) Real Time Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.30%) .NET
2 9 (15.79%) XML
3 6 (10.53%) HTML
3 6 (10.53%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 3 (5.26%) HTML5
4 3 (5.26%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (5.26%) Web Services
4 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.51%) J2EE
5 2 (3.51%) RESTful
5 2 (3.51%) Hibernate
5 2 (3.51%) Spring
5 2 (3.51%) REST
6 1 (1.75%) UIKit
6 1 (1.75%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (1.75%) MFC
6 1 (1.75%) STL
6 1 (1.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Mathematics
1 6 (10.53%) Physics
1 6 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.77%) Device Driver
3 4 (7.02%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (5.26%) Fixed Income
4 3 (5.26%) iPhone
5 2 (3.51%) Derivative
5 2 (3.51%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 1 (1.75%) SCADA
6 1 (1.75%) CAN bus
6 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.75%) iPad
6 1 (1.75%) VHDL
6 1 (1.75%) Verilog
6 1 (1.75%) Equities
6 1 (1.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 25 (43.86%) Linux
2 10 (17.54%) Windows
3 9 (15.79%) Apple iOS
4 8 (14.04%) UNIX
4 8 (14.04%) Android
5 2 (3.51%) Windows 2000
5 2 (3.51%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.51%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.51%) Windows Vista
5 2 (3.51%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.75%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (40.35%) OO
2 17 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (28.07%) Software Engineering
4 10 (17.54%) SDLC
5 9 (15.79%) TDD
6 8 (14.04%) Mobile Development
7 7 (12.28%) Unit Testing
8 6 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (10.53%) Multithreading
9 5 (8.77%) Low Latency
10 4 (7.02%) Open Source
10 4 (7.02%) SOA
10 4 (7.02%) OOP
11 3 (5.26%) Risk Management
12 2 (3.51%) Workflow
12 2 (3.51%) Scrum
12 2 (3.51%) Regression Testing
12 2 (3.51%) BDD
12 2 (3.51%) Analytics
12 2 (3.51%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (47.37%) Java
2 21 (36.84%) C#
3 19 (33.33%) SQL
3 19 (33.33%) Python
4 12 (21.05%) C
5 7 (12.28%) Shell Script
6 6 (10.53%) Tcl
6 6 (10.53%) JavaScript
7 4 (7.02%) Perl
8 3 (5.26%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.51%) Scala
9 2 (3.51%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.51%) Embedded C
9 2 (3.51%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.75%) PHP
10 1 (1.75%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.75%) X++
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) Iperf
Vendors
1 10 (17.54%) Oracle
2 7 (12.28%) Sybase
3 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.51%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.51%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.75%) Twitter
5 1 (1.75%) Informatica
5 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.75%) Sage
5 1 (1.75%) Hyland
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