The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Developer
Rank 152 143 120
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 11 23 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.34% 0.69% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.72% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 28
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,200 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £50,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
C++ Developer
UK

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
3094 3178 2887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.94% 95.55% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2032 2026 2070
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ Developer in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 21 November 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -12 7 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Dundee +16 3 £37,500 +19.04% 1
C++ Developer
UK

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited C++ Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with C++ Developer in their job title.

1 32 (100.00%) C++
2 24 (75.00%) Degree
2 24 (75.00%) Computer Science
3 21 (65.63%) Java
4 18 (56.25%) Software Engineering
4 18 (56.25%) Linux
4 18 (56.25%) OO
5 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (46.88%) OOD
7 14 (43.75%) Physics
8 13 (40.63%) UNIX
8 13 (40.63%) Mathematics
9 12 (37.50%) Windows
10 10 (31.25%) Python
11 9 (28.13%) Finance
12 8 (25.00%) Games
12 8 (25.00%) Scrum
12 8 (25.00%) PhD
12 8 (25.00%) Android
12 8 (25.00%) Game Development
13 7 (21.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 7 (21.88%) Apple iOS
14 5 (15.63%) Qt
14 5 (15.63%) Clang
14 5 (15.63%) STL
14 5 (15.63%) Web Services
14 5 (15.63%) C
14 5 (15.63%) C#
14 5 (15.63%) GIS
14 5 (15.63%) OpenGL

C++ Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited C++ Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with C++ Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Wireshark
1 4 (12.50%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Clang
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 5 (15.63%) Qt
2 5 (15.63%) STL
2 5 (15.63%) Web Services
2 5 (15.63%) OpenGL
3 3 (9.38%) XML
4 1 (3.13%) Java SE
4 1 (3.13%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 24 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 14 (43.75%) Physics
3 13 (40.63%) Mathematics
4 5 (15.63%) GIS
5 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
5 2 (6.25%) Data Structures
5 2 (6.25%) Algorithms
6 1 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 18 (56.25%) Linux
2 13 (40.63%) UNIX
3 12 (37.50%) Windows
4 8 (25.00%) Android
5 7 (21.88%) Apple iOS
6 4 (12.50%) CentOS
6 4 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (12.50%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) OO
1 18 (56.25%) Software Engineering
2 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (46.88%) OOD
4 8 (25.00%) Scrum
4 8 (25.00%) Game Development
5 4 (12.50%) Information Security
6 3 (9.38%) Electronic Trading
7 2 (6.25%) Kanban
7 2 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.25%) Pair Programming
7 2 (6.25%) OOP
8 1 (3.13%) SOA
8 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.13%) Multithreading
8 1 (3.13%) Use Case
8 1 (3.13%) Market Making
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) C++
2 21 (65.63%) Java
3 10 (31.25%) Python
4 5 (15.63%) C
4 5 (15.63%) C#
5 4 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 4 (12.50%) Perl
6 2 (6.25%) Objective-C
6 2 (6.25%) ActionScript 3.0
6 2 (6.25%) ActionScript
7 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (75.00%) Degree
2 8 (25.00%) PhD
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Snort
2 1 (3.13%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Dell
2 2 (6.25%) Sybase
3 1 (3.13%) Intel
Scotland
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dundee
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Scotland
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £0000.00 - £1 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago