The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Scotland / West Lothian
Rank 12 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing C++ 7 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 12.50% - 22.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.92% - 30.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 11
Median salary £50,000 - £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 - £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 - £36,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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

Programming Languages Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
37 31 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 66.07% 50.82% 74.14%
Number of salaries quoted 34 17 27
Median salary £42,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £46,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

The demand trend of job ads across the West Lothian region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

C++
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

C++ Salary Trend in West Lothian

C++
Salary Histogram in West Lothian

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

C++ Salary Histogram in West Lothian

C++
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 1 March 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
Livingston - 6 £50,000 - 3
Bathgate - 1 - -
C++
Scotland

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Lothian region with a requirement for C++.

1 12 (85.71%) C
2 8 (57.14%) C#
2 8 (57.14%) Linux
3 7 (50.00%) Windows
3 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (42.86%) Electronics
5 5 (35.71%) Firmware
5 5 (35.71%) UML
6 3 (21.43%) Degree
6 3 (21.43%) OO
6 3 (21.43%) Python
6 3 (21.43%) Java
6 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
7 2 (14.29%) SDLC
7 2 (14.29%) jQuery
7 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
7 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (14.29%) RS-485
7 2 (14.29%) MS Office
7 2 (14.29%) CSS
7 2 (14.29%) OOD
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 2 (14.29%) HTML
7 2 (14.29%) Wireless
7 2 (14.29%) MVC
7 2 (14.29%) ZigBee
7 2 (14.29%) Selenium
7 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development

C++
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian 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 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) RS-485
1 2 (14.29%) Wireless
1 2 (14.29%) ZigBee
2 1 (7.14%) Bluetooth
2 1 (7.14%) DECT
2 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
2 1 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) HTTPS
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) MQTT
2 1 (7.14%) RS-232
2 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.14%) Redis
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Selenium
1 2 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 6 (42.86%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Embedded Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Firmware Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Embedded C Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Firmware Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) C++ Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Software Tester
6 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 2 (14.29%) CSS
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) jQuery
1 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) Node.js
2 1 (7.14%) Qt
2 1 (7.14%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Arduino
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
1 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (7.14%) Internet of Things
1 1 (7.14%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (35.71%) UML
3 3 (21.43%) OO
3 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) OOD
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 2 (14.29%) SDLC
4 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Electronic Design Automation
5 1 (7.14%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Image Processing
5 1 (7.14%) Load Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) Microservices
5 1 (7.14%) Open Source
5 1 (7.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) C
2 8 (57.14%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) Assembly Language
4 1 (7.14%) Delphi
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded C++
4 1 (7.14%) Lisp
4 1 (7.14%) Perl
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) MOM
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
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