The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Developer
Rank 164 137 134
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 14 28 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.35% 0.90% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.95% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 23
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3847 2938 3367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.99% 94.29% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2510 1716 2515
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
C++ Developer
UK

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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -23 10 £55,000 -4.34%
Glasgow -27 4 £47,500 -5.00%
C++ Developer
UK

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 30 (100.00%) C++
2 16 (53.33%) Java
2 16 (53.33%) OO
2 16 (53.33%) Mathematics
3 15 (50.00%) Degree
4 14 (46.67%) Software Engineering
5 13 (43.33%) Computer Science
6 11 (36.67%) C#
7 10 (33.33%) Linux
7 10 (33.33%) OOD
7 10 (33.33%) Physics
8 9 (30.00%) Finance
9 8 (26.67%) Games
9 8 (26.67%) PhD
9 8 (26.67%) XML
9 8 (26.67%) Game Development
10 6 (20.00%) Qt
10 6 (20.00%) Multithreading
11 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (16.67%) .NET
11 5 (16.67%) Perl
11 5 (16.67%) OOP
12 4 (13.33%) Client/Server
12 4 (13.33%) Fixed Income
12 4 (13.33%) UNIX
12 4 (13.33%) Electronic Trading
12 4 (13.33%) GTK+
12 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
13 2 (6.67%) Visualisation
13 2 (6.67%) Open Inventor

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) KDB
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Games
3 2 (6.67%) Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) XML
2 6 (20.00%) Qt
3 5 (16.67%) .NET
4 4 (13.33%) GTK+
5 2 (6.67%) Open Inventor
6 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.33%) STL
6 1 (3.33%) MFC
6 1 (3.33%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (3.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (53.33%) Mathematics
2 13 (43.33%) Computer Science
3 10 (33.33%) Physics
4 4 (13.33%) Client/Server
4 4 (13.33%) Fixed Income
5 2 (6.67%) Visualisation
5 2 (6.67%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (3.33%) Equities
6 1 (3.33%) Derivative
6 1 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) UNIX
3 1 (3.33%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) OO
2 14 (46.67%) Software Engineering
3 10 (33.33%) OOD
4 8 (26.67%) Game Development
5 6 (20.00%) Multithreading
6 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (16.67%) OOP
7 4 (13.33%) Electronic Trading
8 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.33%) Project Management
8 1 (3.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C++
2 16 (53.33%) Java
3 11 (36.67%) C#
4 5 (16.67%) Perl
5 2 (6.67%) Python
6 1 (3.33%) Embedded C++
6 1 (3.33%) VC++
6 1 (3.33%) SQL
6 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) Degree
2 8 (26.67%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Wall Street Systems