The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Software 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++ Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Software Developer
Rank 163 156 152
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 2 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.060% 0.30% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.32% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 6
Average salary £31,500 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.72% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
C++ Software 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
3110 3487 2866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.04% 94.78% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1989 2237 1879
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

C++ Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

C++ Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

C++ Software Developer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

C++ Software Developer Salary Trend in Scotland

C++ Software 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++ Software Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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 -14 2 £31,500 -42.72%
C++ Software Developer
UK

C++ Software Developer
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited C++ Software 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++ Software Developer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) CAD
1 2 (100.00%) CAE
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) OpenMP
1 2 (100.00%) Finite Element Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Physics
1 2 (100.00%) GPGPU
1 2 (100.00%) Parallel Computing
1 2 (100.00%) WebGL

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited C++ Software 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++ Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) OpenMP
1 2 (100.00%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Physics
1 2 (100.00%) GPGPU
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CAD
1 2 (100.00%) CAE
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Finite Element Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Parallel Computing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript