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

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 62 76 34
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -42
Permanent jobs citing C++ 48 28 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.72% 2.22% 7.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.88% 4.17% 11.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 81
Median salary £40,000 £41,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £34,450 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £62,750 £62,500
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
816 672 859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 63.30% 53.29% 64.73%
Number of salaries quoted 357 380 557
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 30 June 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Glasgow

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 69 (74.19%) Java
2 56 (60.22%) Python
3 53 (56.99%) C#
4 46 (49.46%) SQL
5 41 (44.09%) OO
6 38 (40.86%) Derivative
6 38 (40.86%) Unit Testing
7 35 (37.63%) Analytical Skills
8 32 (34.41%) Degree
9 31 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (31.18%) TDD
10 29 (31.18%) Relational Database
11 26 (27.96%) .NET
11 26 (27.96%) OTC Derivatives
12 25 (26.88%) XML
12 25 (26.88%) Finance
13 23 (24.73%) Sybase
13 23 (24.73%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (22.58%) Linux
14 21 (22.58%) Software Engineering
15 19 (20.43%) Oracle
15 19 (20.43%) RDBMS
16 17 (18.28%) Windows
17 16 (17.20%) PostgreSQL
17 16 (17.20%) Apache Cassandra
17 16 (17.20%) NoSQL
17 16 (17.20%) System Integration Testing
18 15 (16.13%) Translating Business Requirements
18 15 (16.13%) Analytics
18 15 (16.13%) Multithreading

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 (9.68%) MQSeries
2 8 (8.60%) Apache
3 7 (7.53%) Apache Qpid
3 7 (7.53%) Cloud Foundry
4 6 (6.45%) Apache Spark
5 3 (3.23%) Apache Solr
5 3 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (3.23%) SAS
Business Applications
1 4 (4.30%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.53%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (7.53%) GitHub
1 7 (7.53%) Google App Engine
1 7 (7.53%) Google Cloud Platform
1 7 (7.53%) Google Compute Engine
1 7 (7.53%) Heroku
1 7 (7.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (7.53%) PaaS
1 7 (7.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.75%) HTTP
2 7 (7.53%) AMQP
2 7 (7.53%) Firewall
2 7 (7.53%) Internet
2 7 (7.53%) Software-Defined Networking
3 5 (5.38%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.30%) Multicast
5 3 (3.23%) FTP
5 3 (3.23%) SNMP
6 1 (1.08%) Modbus
6 1 (1.08%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (31.18%) Relational Database
2 19 (20.43%) RDBMS
3 16 (17.20%) Apache Cassandra
3 16 (17.20%) NoSQL
3 16 (17.20%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (13.98%) Big Data
4 13 (13.98%) Hadoop
5 9 (9.68%) BigTable
6 7 (7.53%) MongoDB
6 7 (7.53%) MySQL
7 4 (4.30%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (4.30%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (4.30%) SQL Server
8 3 (3.23%) Apache Hive
8 3 (3.23%) Parquet
9 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (1.08%) MarkLogic
10 1 (1.08%) SQLite
10 1 (1.08%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 7 (7.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 7 (7.53%) Git (software)
1 7 (7.53%) Jenkins
2 5 (5.38%) NUnit
3 4 (4.30%) Hudson
3 4 (4.30%) Subversion
3 4 (4.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.23%) IntelliJ
4 3 (3.23%) JUnit
5 1 (1.08%) ERwin
5 1 (1.08%) MagicDraw
5 1 (1.08%) Maven
General
1 25 (26.88%) Finance
2 11 (11.83%) Legal
3 9 (9.68%) Back Office
4 7 (7.53%) Billing
5 5 (5.38%) Banking
6 3 (3.23%) Publishing
7 2 (2.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 70 (75.27%) Developer
2 29 (31.18%) C++ Developer
3 18 (19.35%) Python Developer
4 13 (13.98%) Applications Developer
5 11 (11.83%) Senior Developer
6 10 (10.75%) Big Data Developer
7 9 (9.68%) Senior C++ Developer
8 8 (8.60%) Architect
9 7 (7.53%) C++ GUI Developer
9 7 (7.53%) Cloud Architect
9 7 (7.53%) GUI Developer
9 7 (7.53%) Service Architect
9 7 (7.53%) SQL Developer
10 6 (6.45%) C# Developer
10 6 (6.45%) C++ Applications Developer
11 5 (5.38%) C++/C# Developer
12 4 (4.30%) Data Engineer
12 4 (4.30%) Java Developer
12 4 (4.30%) Market Data Engineer
13 3 (3.23%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (27.96%) .NET
2 25 (26.88%) XML
3 15 (16.13%) Web Services
4 12 (12.90%) XML Schema
5 9 (9.68%) FIX Protocol
5 9 (9.68%) Middleware
6 8 (8.60%) MFC
7 7 (7.53%) .NET Framework
7 7 (7.53%) AngularJS
7 7 (7.53%) Java EE
7 7 (7.53%) RabbitMQ
8 6 (6.45%) Spring
8 6 (6.45%) STL
8 6 (6.45%) WPF
9 4 (4.30%) Apache Flex
9 4 (4.30%) ASP.NET
9 4 (4.30%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (4.30%) CSS
9 4 (4.30%) HTML
9 4 (4.30%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 38 (40.86%) Derivative
2 35 (37.63%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (27.96%) OTC Derivatives
4 15 (16.13%) Credit Risk
4 15 (16.13%) Grid Computing
5 14 (15.05%) Equity Derivative
6 11 (11.83%) Data Centre
6 11 (11.83%) Virtual Team
7 9 (9.68%) Computer Science
7 9 (9.68%) Fixed Income
7 9 (9.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 9 (9.68%) Market Risk
7 9 (9.68%) Mathematics
8 8 (8.60%) Management Information System
9 7 (7.53%) Blog
10 5 (5.38%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 4 (4.30%) Equities
12 3 (3.23%) RIA
12 3 (3.23%) Statistics
13 2 (2.15%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 21 (22.58%) Linux
2 17 (18.28%) Windows
3 14 (15.05%) Unix
4 3 (3.23%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.15%) Android
5 2 (2.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (44.09%) OO
2 38 (40.86%) Unit Testing
3 31 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (31.18%) TDD
5 23 (24.73%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (22.58%) Software Engineering
7 16 (17.20%) System Integration Testing
8 15 (16.13%) Analytics
8 15 (16.13%) Integration Testing
8 15 (16.13%) Monte Carlo Method
8 15 (16.13%) Multithreading
8 15 (16.13%) Service Delivery
8 15 (16.13%) Translating Business Requirements
9 13 (13.98%) Electronic Trading
10 12 (12.90%) System Testing
11 11 (11.83%) Scrum
12 9 (9.68%) Complex Event Processing
12 9 (9.68%) Refactoring
12 9 (9.68%) Risk Analytics
12 9 (9.68%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (74.19%) Java
2 56 (60.22%) Python
3 53 (56.99%) C#
4 46 (49.46%) SQL
5 13 (13.98%) PL/SQL
6 12 (12.90%) Perl
6 12 (12.90%) Ruby
7 11 (11.83%) C
8 9 (9.68%) VC++
8 9 (9.68%) XPath
9 7 (7.53%) JavaScript
10 5 (5.38%) Embedded C++
11 4 (4.30%) C-shell
11 4 (4.30%) Dart
11 4 (4.30%) Smalltalk
11 4 (4.30%) T-SQL
12 3 (3.23%) PowerShell
12 3 (3.23%) VBScript
13 1 (1.08%) Embedded C
13 1 (1.08%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 32 (34.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) SLA
2 1 (1.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (7.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (7.53%) CFEngine
1 7 (7.53%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (7.53%) Puppet
2 4 (4.30%) Thomson Reuters DACS
3 3 (3.23%) Fluentd
3 3 (3.23%) Nagios
3 3 (3.23%) Nessus
3 3 (3.23%) QRadar
Vendors
1 23 (24.73%) Sybase
2 19 (20.43%) Oracle
3 8 (8.60%) Informatica
4 7 (7.53%) Google
5 4 (4.30%) Solace
6 3 (3.23%) ArcSight
6 3 (3.23%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.23%) Qualys
6 3 (3.23%) ServiceNow
6 3 (3.23%) Splunk
6 3 (3.23%) Thunderhead
7 1 (1.08%) Allen-Bradley
7 1 (1.08%) CA
7 1 (1.08%) Cognos
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