The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had C++ Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++ Developer
UK / Scotland
Rank 128 128 156
Rank change year-on-year
0 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 12 32 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.52% 1.08% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 1.13% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 5
Median salary £41,250 £45,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +24.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £36,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2204 2843 3001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 96.08% 95.76% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1435 1837 1911
Median salary £42,500 £43,875 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.13% +3.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured C++ Developer in the job title.

C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

C++ Developer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

C++ Developer Salary Trend in Scotland

C++ Developer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Developer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

C++ Developer Salary Histogram in Scotland

C++ Developer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -6 7 £47,500 +5.55%
Edinburgh - 2 £45,000 - 1
Fife - 2 £26,500 -
Dundee - 1 £25,000 -
C++ Developer
UK

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, C++ Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring C++ Developer in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) C++
2 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (48.15%) Linux
4 9 (33.33%) Games
4 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 8 (29.63%) C#
6 7 (25.93%) Python
6 7 (25.93%) Android
6 7 (25.93%) Apple iOS
6 7 (25.93%) Mobile App
7 6 (22.22%) Data Structures
7 6 (22.22%) Algorithms
8 5 (18.52%) Mobile Development
8 5 (18.52%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 5 (18.52%) Unreal Engine
8 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
8 5 (18.52%) Web Development
8 5 (18.52%) Finance
8 5 (18.52%) Java
9 4 (14.81%) C
9 4 (14.81%) Web Services
9 4 (14.81%) OO
9 4 (14.81%) TDD
9 4 (14.81%) Subversion
9 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
10 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
10 3 (11.11%) Data Protection
10 3 (11.11%) Augmented Reality
10 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (11.11%) Visualisation

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) GIS
1 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.81%) Subversion
General
1 9 (33.33%) Games
2 5 (18.52%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 5 (18.52%) Unreal Engine
2 4 (14.81%) Web Services
3 3 (11.11%) .NET
4 2 (7.41%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (3.70%) cocos2d
5 1 (3.70%) CryEngine
5 1 (3.70%) DirectX
5 1 (3.70%) OpenGL
5 1 (3.70%) RESTful
5 1 (3.70%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Mobile App
2 6 (22.22%) Algorithms
2 6 (22.22%) Data Structures
3 3 (11.11%) Augmented Reality
3 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.70%) Animation
4 1 (3.70%) Derivative
4 1 (3.70%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Linux
2 7 (25.93%) Android
2 7 (25.93%) Apple iOS
3 3 (11.11%) Windows
4 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 5 (18.52%) Mobile Development
3 5 (18.52%) Web Development
4 4 (14.81%) OO
4 4 (14.81%) TDD
5 3 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 3 (11.11%) Mathematics
5 3 (11.11%) Visualisation
6 2 (7.41%) Algorithmic Trading
6 2 (7.41%) Low Latency
6 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.41%) Multithreading
6 2 (7.41%) MVC
7 1 (3.70%) Android Development
7 1 (3.70%) BDD
7 1 (3.70%) iOS Development
7 1 (3.70%) OOD
7 1 (3.70%) OOP
7 1 (3.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C++
2 8 (29.63%) C#
3 7 (25.93%) Python
4 5 (18.52%) Java
5 4 (14.81%) C
6 2 (7.41%) Clojure
6 2 (7.41%) Scala
7 1 (3.70%) GLSL
7 1 (3.70%) HLSL
7 1 (3.70%) Lua
7 1 (3.70%) Objective-C
7 1 (3.70%) PHP
7 1 (3.70%) R
7 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Perforce
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
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