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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - C++
Rank 152 140 117
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 5 20 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.18% 0.67% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.71% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4 19 56
Median salary £35,750 £38,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -1.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £48,000 £46,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C++ Software Engineer
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
2690 2836 3654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.66% 95.55% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1619 1787 2385
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 May 2016.

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 26 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Dundee +8 2 £38,750 +3.33%
Edinburgh -8 2 £28,500 -25.97%
Fife +2 1 £39,000 +11.42% 2
C++ Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 15 (100.00%) C++
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (33.33%) OOD
2 5 (33.33%) C#
3 4 (26.67%) C
3 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 4 (26.67%) Python
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) Modbus
4 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (20.00%) Degree
4 3 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) SDLC
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Games
4 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (20.00%) OO
4 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (20.00%) CSS
4 3 (20.00%) .NET
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) HTML
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
5 2 (13.33%) CRM
5 2 (13.33%) Data Mining
5 2 (13.33%) MATLAB
5 2 (13.33%) MVC
5 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Modbus
1 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Big Data
1 2 (13.33%) Data Mining
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (20.00%) Games
2 2 (13.33%) Military
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
1 3 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (13.33%) Entity Framework
2 2 (13.33%) HTML
2 2 (13.33%) HTML5
3 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (6.67%) Celery
3 1 (6.67%) Flask
3 1 (6.67%) jQuery
3 1 (6.67%) OpenGL
3 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (6.67%) VTK
3 1 (6.67%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
3 1 (6.67%) GPGPU
3 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (33.33%) OOD
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) OO
3 3 (20.00%) SDLC
3 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (13.33%) CRM
4 2 (13.33%) MVC
5 1 (6.67%) Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Testing
5 1 (6.67%) DevOps
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security
5 1 (6.67%) Kanban
5 1 (6.67%) OOP
5 1 (6.67%) Parallel Computing
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (33.33%) C#
3 4 (26.67%) C
3 4 (26.67%) Python
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) MATLAB
6 1 (6.67%) Java
6 1 (6.67%) Perl
6 1 (6.67%) PHP
6 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
6 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Minitab
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