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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Software Developer
Rank - 169 166
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 0 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.20% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.21% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 1
Average salary - £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
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
2948 3745 2923
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.01% 95.00% 94.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1837 2436 1704
Average salary £42,926 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) OOD
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Clang
2 4 (80.00%) Qt
2 4 (80.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 4 (80.00%) GIS
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (80.00%) Physics
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) OpenGL
2 4 (80.00%) STL
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) ActionScript
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (20.00%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) Data Structures

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Clang
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) STL
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) OpenGL
1 4 (80.00%) Qt
1 4 (80.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) GIS
1 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (80.00%) Physics
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) OOD
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) ActionScript
2 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (20.00%) ActionScript 3.0
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree