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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank - 15 5
Permanent jobs citing C++ 0 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston - 5.13% 17.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 6.90% 29.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 11
Median salary - £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
18 29 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 62.07% 74.36% 59.68%
Number of salaries quoted 9 26 33
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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