The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had C++ Software Engineer 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
Software Engineer - C++
UK / Scotland
Rank 131 150 145
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 9 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.39% 0.34% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.35% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 16
Median salary £32,500 £30,750 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.69% -20.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £6,367 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £34,050 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%

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++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

C++ Software Engineer Salary Trend in Scotland

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

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

C++ Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Scotland

C++ Software Engineer
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++ Software Engineer 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
Edinburgh -2 7 £32,500 +5.69% 1
Glasgow - 1 £23,500 - 1
West Lothian - 1 £50,000 -
C++ Software Engineer
UK

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, C++ Software Engineer 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++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 29 (100.00%) C++
1 29 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (51.72%) Linux
3 14 (48.28%) C#
4 13 (44.83%) C
4 13 (44.83%) Windows
4 13 (44.83%) Degree
5 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (34.48%) Python
7 9 (31.03%) OO
8 8 (27.59%) Computer Science
9 5 (17.24%) SDLC
9 5 (17.24%) Mathematics
10 4 (13.79%) Multithreading
10 4 (13.79%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 4 (13.79%) Finance
10 4 (13.79%) EMV
10 4 (13.79%) STL
11 3 (10.34%) MFC
11 3 (10.34%) Java
11 3 (10.34%) Chip and PIN
11 3 (10.34%) Assembly Language
11 3 (10.34%) Smartcard
11 3 (10.34%) Embedded C
11 3 (10.34%) Wireless
11 3 (10.34%) Android
11 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
11 3 (10.34%) Electronics
11 3 (10.34%) WPF
11 3 (10.34%) Algorithms

C++ Software Engineer 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Wireless
2 2 (6.90%) HTTP
2 2 (6.90%) HTTPS
2 2 (6.90%) Internet
2 2 (6.90%) ZigBee
3 1 (3.45%) Bluetooth
3 1 (3.45%) DECT
3 1 (3.45%) Network Security
3 1 (3.45%) RS-485
3 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.45%) Bugzilla
2 1 (3.45%) JIRA
2 1 (3.45%) Trac
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Electronics
3 1 (3.45%) Games
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 4 (13.79%) STL
2 3 (10.34%) MFC
2 3 (10.34%) WPF
3 2 (6.90%) .NET
3 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
3 2 (6.90%) Qt
3 2 (6.90%) React
4 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.45%) DirectX
4 1 (3.45%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.45%) OpenGL
4 1 (3.45%) OpenMP
4 1 (3.45%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.79%) EMV
3 3 (10.34%) Algorithms
3 3 (10.34%) Chip and PIN
3 3 (10.34%) Smartcard
4 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.90%) Internet of Things
5 1 (3.45%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (3.45%) Arduino
5 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.45%) PACS
5 1 (3.45%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Linux
2 13 (44.83%) Windows
3 3 (10.34%) Android
3 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.45%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (31.03%) OO
4 5 (17.24%) Mathematics
4 5 (17.24%) SDLC
5 4 (13.79%) Multithreading
6 2 (6.90%) Android Development
6 2 (6.90%) CMMI
6 2 (6.90%) Image Processing
6 2 (6.90%) iOS Development
6 2 (6.90%) Mobile Development
6 2 (6.90%) MVC
6 2 (6.90%) OOD
6 2 (6.90%) Validation
7 1 (3.45%) Content Development
7 1 (3.45%) Cross-Platform Development
7 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (3.45%) Linux Kernel Development
7 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.45%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) C++
2 14 (48.28%) C#
3 13 (44.83%) C
4 10 (34.48%) Python
5 3 (10.34%) Assembly Language
5 3 (10.34%) Embedded C
5 3 (10.34%) Java
6 2 (6.90%) Embedded C++
6 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.45%) Delphi
7 1 (3.45%) Perl
7 1 (3.45%) PHP
7 1 (3.45%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle
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