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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 63 64 43
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -21
Permanent jobs citing C++ 45 40 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.51% 3.25% 6.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.45% 5.65% 10.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5 22 73
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 £38,500 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,000 £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
826 708 907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 64.43% 57.61% 64.83%
Number of salaries quoted 361 405 573
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 23 July 2016.

C++ Salary Histogram in Glasgow

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 74 (80.43%) Java
2 60 (65.22%) Python
3 49 (53.26%) C#
4 43 (46.74%) SQL
5 40 (43.48%) OO
6 37 (40.22%) Derivative
7 36 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
8 34 (36.96%) Unit Testing
9 32 (34.78%) Degree
10 31 (33.70%) Relational Database
11 30 (32.61%) Finance
12 27 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
12 27 (29.35%) Sybase
12 27 (29.35%) OTC Derivatives
13 24 (26.09%) TDD
14 23 (25.00%) Linux
14 23 (25.00%) RDBMS
15 22 (23.91%) Continuous Integration
16 21 (22.83%) .NET
16 21 (22.83%) Software Engineering
17 19 (20.65%) Oracle
17 19 (20.65%) XML
18 18 (19.57%) System Integration Testing
19 17 (18.48%) Translating Business Requirements
19 17 (18.48%) Integration Testing
19 17 (18.48%) Monte Carlo Method
19 17 (18.48%) Credit Risk
19 17 (18.48%) Web Services
19 17 (18.48%) Grid Computing
19 17 (18.48%) Service Delivery

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 10 (10.87%) Apache Qpid
1 10 (10.87%) Cloud Foundry
2 8 (8.70%) Apache
3 6 (6.52%) Apache Spark
3 6 (6.52%) MQSeries
4 3 (3.26%) Apache Solr
4 3 (3.26%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.26%) SAS
Business Applications
1 4 (4.35%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (10.87%) GitHub
1 10 (10.87%) Google App Engine
1 10 (10.87%) Google Cloud Platform
1 10 (10.87%) Google Compute Engine
1 10 (10.87%) Heroku
1 10 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (10.87%) PaaS
1 10 (10.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.13%) HTTP
2 10 (10.87%) AMQP
2 10 (10.87%) Firewall
2 10 (10.87%) Internet
2 10 (10.87%) Software-Defined Networking
3 5 (5.43%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.35%) Multicast
5 3 (3.26%) FTP
5 3 (3.26%) SNMP
6 1 (1.09%) Modbus
6 1 (1.09%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (33.70%) Relational Database
2 23 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 16 (17.39%) Apache Cassandra
3 16 (17.39%) NoSQL
3 16 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (14.13%) Big Data
4 13 (14.13%) Hadoop
5 10 (10.87%) MongoDB
5 10 (10.87%) MySQL
6 6 (6.52%) BigTable
7 4 (4.35%) SQL Server
8 3 (3.26%) Apache Hive
8 3 (3.26%) Parquet
9 2 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database
9 2 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (1.09%) DB2
10 1 (1.09%) MarkLogic
10 1 (1.09%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 10 (10.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 10 (10.87%) Jenkins
2 6 (6.52%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.26%) Hudson
3 3 (3.26%) IntelliJ
3 3 (3.26%) JUnit
4 2 (2.17%) NUnit
4 2 (2.17%) Subversion
4 2 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.09%) Maven
General
1 30 (32.61%) Finance
2 10 (10.87%) Billing
2 10 (10.87%) Legal
3 6 (6.52%) Back Office
4 5 (5.43%) Banking
5 3 (3.26%) Publishing
6 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.09%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 66 (71.74%) Developer
2 28 (30.43%) C++ Developer
3 19 (20.65%) Python Developer
4 13 (14.13%) Applications Developer
5 10 (10.87%) Architect
5 10 (10.87%) Big Data Developer
5 10 (10.87%) Cloud Architect
5 10 (10.87%) Service Architect
6 7 (7.61%) SQL Developer
7 6 (6.52%) C++ GUI Developer
7 6 (6.52%) GUI Developer
8 5 (5.43%) C++ Applications Developer
8 5 (5.43%) Java Developer
8 5 (5.43%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Data Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Market Data Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Senior C++ Developer
10 3 (3.26%) C# Software Developer
10 3 (3.26%) C++/C# Developer
10 3 (3.26%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (22.83%) .NET
2 19 (20.65%) XML
3 17 (18.48%) Web Services
4 10 (10.87%) Java EE
4 10 (10.87%) RabbitMQ
5 9 (9.78%) XML Schema
6 7 (7.61%) MFC
7 6 (6.52%) FIX Protocol
7 6 (6.52%) Middleware
7 6 (6.52%) Spring
8 5 (5.43%) .NET Framework
8 5 (5.43%) AngularJS
8 5 (5.43%) STL
8 5 (5.43%) WPF
9 4 (4.35%) Apache Flex
10 3 (3.26%) Ext JS
10 3 (3.26%) GWT
10 3 (3.26%) JSON
10 3 (3.26%) REST
10 3 (3.26%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 37 (40.22%) Derivative
2 36 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (29.35%) OTC Derivatives
4 17 (18.48%) Credit Risk
4 17 (18.48%) Grid Computing
5 14 (15.22%) Data Centre
5 14 (15.22%) Equity Derivative
6 10 (10.87%) Blog
6 10 (10.87%) Virtual Team
7 9 (9.78%) Computer Science
7 9 (9.78%) Mathematics
8 7 (7.61%) Management Information System
9 6 (6.52%) Fixed Income
9 6 (6.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (6.52%) Market Risk
10 4 (4.35%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 3 (3.26%) Equities
11 3 (3.26%) RIA
11 3 (3.26%) Statistics
12 2 (2.17%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 23 (25.00%) Linux
2 16 (17.39%) Windows
3 14 (15.22%) Unix
4 3 (3.26%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.17%) Android
5 2 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (43.48%) OO
2 34 (36.96%) Unit Testing
3 27 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (26.09%) TDD
5 22 (23.91%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (22.83%) Software Engineering
7 18 (19.57%) System Integration Testing
8 17 (18.48%) Integration Testing
8 17 (18.48%) Monte Carlo Method
8 17 (18.48%) Service Delivery
8 17 (18.48%) Translating Business Requirements
9 15 (16.30%) Multithreading
10 12 (13.04%) Analytics
10 12 (13.04%) Use Case
11 10 (10.87%) Automated Testing
11 10 (10.87%) Capacity Management
11 10 (10.87%) Continuous Delivery
11 10 (10.87%) Electronic Trading
11 10 (10.87%) Release Management
12 9 (9.78%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 74 (80.43%) Java
2 60 (65.22%) Python
3 49 (53.26%) C#
4 43 (46.74%) SQL
5 14 (15.22%) Perl
6 11 (11.96%) C
7 10 (10.87%) PL/SQL
8 9 (9.78%) Ruby
9 8 (8.70%) VC++
10 6 (6.52%) XPath
11 5 (5.43%) JavaScript
12 4 (4.35%) C-shell
12 4 (4.35%) Dart
12 4 (4.35%) T-SQL
13 3 (3.26%) Embedded C++
13 3 (3.26%) PowerShell
13 3 (3.26%) VBScript
14 2 (2.17%) Smalltalk
15 1 (1.09%) Embedded C
15 1 (1.09%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 32 (34.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (10.87%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (10.87%) CFEngine
1 10 (10.87%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (10.87%) Puppet
2 4 (4.35%) Thomson Reuters DACS
3 3 (3.26%) Fluentd
3 3 (3.26%) Nagios
3 3 (3.26%) Nessus
3 3 (3.26%) QRadar
Vendors
1 27 (29.35%) Sybase
2 19 (20.65%) Oracle
3 10 (10.87%) Google
4 8 (8.70%) Informatica
5 4 (4.35%) Solace
6 3 (3.26%) ArcSight
6 3 (3.26%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.26%) Qualys
6 3 (3.26%) ServiceNow
6 3 (3.26%) Splunk
6 3 (3.26%) Thunderhead
7 1 (1.09%) Allen-Bradley
7 1 (1.09%) Cognos
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