The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scottish Borders region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank - - 2
Permanent jobs citing C++ 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders - - 80.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
C++
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scottish Borders region.

Programming Languages Category
Scottish Borders
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders 60.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 5
Average salary £21,250 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.28% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in the Scottish Borders

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Scottish Borders region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in the Scottish Borders

C++
Salary Trend in the Scottish Borders

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

C++ Salary Trend in the Scottish Borders

C++
Top 5 Related IT Skills in the Scottish Borders

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scottish Borders region citing C++ also 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 that cited C++.

1 1 (100.00%) Delphi
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring

C++
Top Related IT Skills in the Scottish Borders by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scottish Borders region citing C++ also 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 that cited C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Development Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Delphi
1 1 (100.00%) SQL