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

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 68 86 36
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -50
Permanent jobs citing C++ 43 21 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.44% 1.68% 6.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.90% 2.95% 9.74%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 66
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,200 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £60,000 £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
729 711 893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 58.37% 56.93% 63.06%
Number of salaries quoted 395 429 581
Median salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 4 May 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Glasgow

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 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 67 (69.07%) Java
2 66 (68.04%) C#
3 56 (57.73%) SQL
4 55 (56.70%) OO
5 51 (52.58%) Python
6 50 (51.55%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (38.14%) Unit Testing
8 35 (36.08%) Derivative
9 33 (34.02%) TDD
9 33 (34.02%) XML
10 32 (32.99%) .NET
11 28 (28.87%) NoSQL
12 26 (26.80%) Analytical Skills
12 26 (26.80%) Fixed Income
13 24 (24.74%) Risk Management
13 24 (24.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 24 (24.74%) Market Risk
14 23 (23.71%) Relational Database
15 20 (20.62%) Degree
15 20 (20.62%) Windows
15 20 (20.62%) Banking
16 19 (19.59%) Ruby
16 19 (19.59%) Finance
17 18 (18.56%) Linux
18 17 (17.53%) Unix
18 17 (17.53%) Oracle
18 17 (17.53%) Sybase
18 17 (17.53%) PL/SQL
18 17 (17.53%) Analytics
19 16 (16.49%) Continuous Integration

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 (12.37%) MQSeries
2 5 (5.15%) Apache
3 4 (4.12%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.09%) Apache Solr
4 3 (3.09%) Apache Spark
4 3 (3.09%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.09%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.12%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.15%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.09%) FTP
2 3 (3.09%) HTTP
2 3 (3.09%) SNMP
3 1 (1.03%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (28.87%) NoSQL
2 23 (23.71%) Relational Database
3 14 (14.43%) Apache Cassandra
4 12 (12.37%) Big Data
4 12 (12.37%) BigTable
4 12 (12.37%) Hadoop
4 12 (12.37%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (10.31%) RDBMS
6 9 (9.28%) SQL Server
7 8 (8.25%) Crystal Reports
7 8 (8.25%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (3.09%) Parquet
9 2 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.06%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (1.03%) MarkLogic
10 1 (1.03%) SQLite
10 1 (1.03%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 9 (9.28%) NUnit
1 9 (9.28%) Subversion
2 8 (8.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (7.22%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.12%) Hudson
5 3 (3.09%) IntelliJ
5 3 (3.09%) JUnit
6 1 (1.03%) ClearCase
6 1 (1.03%) ERwin
6 1 (1.03%) MagicDraw
6 1 (1.03%) Maven
General
1 20 (20.62%) Banking
2 19 (19.59%) Finance
3 12 (12.37%) Back Office
3 12 (12.37%) Investment Banking
3 12 (12.37%) Legal
4 3 (3.09%) Publishing
5 2 (2.06%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 86 (88.66%) Developer
2 40 (41.24%) C++ Developer
3 30 (30.93%) Senior Developer
4 20 (20.62%) Senior C++ Developer
5 19 (19.59%) Python Developer
6 13 (13.40%) C# Developer
7 12 (12.37%) C++/C# Developer
8 10 (10.31%) Senior C# Developer
9 9 (9.28%) Applications Developer
9 9 (9.28%) C++ Applications Developer
10 8 (8.25%) SQL Developer
11 7 (7.22%) Big Data Developer
11 7 (7.22%) C++ GUI Developer
11 7 (7.22%) GUI Developer
12 6 (6.19%) Senior Python Developer
13 4 (4.12%) Analyst
13 4 (4.12%) Analyst Developer
13 4 (4.12%) Dynamics AX Developer
13 4 (4.12%) Java Developer
14 3 (3.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (34.02%) XML
2 32 (32.99%) .NET
3 15 (15.46%) XML Schema
4 14 (14.43%) FIX Protocol
5 12 (12.37%) Middleware
6 11 (11.34%) .NET Framework
6 11 (11.34%) AngularJS
7 10 (10.31%) CSS
7 10 (10.31%) HTML
8 8 (8.25%) ASP.NET
8 8 (8.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (8.25%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (8.25%) Entity Framework
8 8 (8.25%) MFC
8 8 (8.25%) NHibernate
8 8 (8.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (8.25%) Web Services
9 6 (6.19%) Spring
9 6 (6.19%) STL
9 6 (6.19%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 35 (36.08%) Derivative
2 26 (26.80%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (26.80%) Fixed Income
3 24 (24.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 24 (24.74%) Market Risk
4 15 (15.46%) Equity Derivative
5 11 (11.34%) Management Information System
6 8 (8.25%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 6 (6.19%) Computer Science
7 6 (6.19%) Credit Risk
7 6 (6.19%) Grid Computing
7 6 (6.19%) Mathematics
8 4 (4.12%) Equities
9 3 (3.09%) RIA
10 2 (2.06%) N-Tier
10 2 (2.06%) Taxonomies
11 1 (1.03%) Device Driver
11 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (1.03%) Physics
11 1 (1.03%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 20 (20.62%) Windows
2 18 (18.56%) Linux
3 17 (17.53%) Unix
4 3 (3.09%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.03%) Android
5 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (56.70%) OO
2 50 (51.55%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (38.14%) Unit Testing
4 33 (34.02%) TDD
5 24 (24.74%) Risk Management
6 17 (17.53%) Analytics
7 16 (16.49%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (16.49%) Software Engineering
8 14 (14.43%) Electronic Trading
8 14 (14.43%) Low Latency
8 14 (14.43%) Multithreading
8 14 (14.43%) Refactoring
8 14 (14.43%) Risk Analytics
8 14 (14.43%) System Testing
9 12 (12.37%) BDD
9 12 (12.37%) Complex Event Processing
10 11 (11.34%) Scrum
11 8 (8.25%) Dependency Injection
11 8 (8.25%) MVC
11 8 (8.25%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 67 (69.07%) Java
2 66 (68.04%) C#
3 56 (57.73%) SQL
4 51 (52.58%) Python
5 19 (19.59%) Ruby
6 17 (17.53%) PL/SQL
7 13 (13.40%) JavaScript
8 12 (12.37%) XPath
9 11 (11.34%) Perl
10 10 (10.31%) Embedded C++
11 9 (9.28%) VC++
12 8 (8.25%) Smalltalk
13 5 (5.15%) C
13 5 (5.15%) T-SQL
14 4 (4.12%) X++
15 3 (3.09%) PowerShell
15 3 (3.09%) VBScript
16 2 (2.06%) Shell Script
17 1 (1.03%) Objective-C
17 1 (1.03%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 20 (20.62%) Degree
2 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.25%) SLA
2 3 (3.09%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (3.09%) Fluentd
1 3 (3.09%) Nagios
1 3 (3.09%) Nessus
1 3 (3.09%) QRadar
Vendors
1 17 (17.53%) Oracle
1 17 (17.53%) Sybase
2 8 (8.25%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.15%) Informatica
4 3 (3.09%) ArcSight
4 3 (3.09%) Qualys
4 3 (3.09%) ServiceNow
4 3 (3.09%) Splunk
4 3 (3.09%) Thunderhead
5 1 (1.03%) CA
5 1 (1.03%) Cognos
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