The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Livingston region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 9 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 4 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 11.11% 4.76% 4.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.67% 9.52% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Median salary £40,000 £55,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +100.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
C++
West Lothian

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Livingston region.

Programming Languages Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
24 21 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 66.67% 50.00% 52.00%
Number of salaries quoted 22 18 12
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,900 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £49,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

The demand trend of job ads across the Livingston region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

C++
Salary Trend in Livingston

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Livingston region.

C++ Salary Trend in Livingston

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Livingston region with a requirement for C++.

1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) Delphi
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) OOD
3 3 (50.00%) Numerical Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) C
3 3 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 3 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (33.33%) Data Management
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Data Acquisition
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
5 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
5 1 (16.67%) Firmware
5 1 (16.67%) Wireless
5 1 (16.67%) Electronics
5 1 (16.67%) Bugzilla
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (16.67%) ZigBee
5 1 (16.67%) Kanban
5 1 (16.67%) JIRA
5 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
1 1 (16.67%) RS-232
1 1 (16.67%) RS-485
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
1 1 (16.67%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Bugzilla
1 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Trac
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) C Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Delphi Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Development Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Development Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) OOD
3 3 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (50.00%) Numerical Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Data Acquisition
4 2 (33.33%) Data Management
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Kanban
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) Delphi
2 3 (50.00%) C
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
Livingston, West Lothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum + Good Career Benefits
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