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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 6 18 11
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Permanent jobs citing C++ 7 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 21.21% 1.14% 17.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.82% 2.44% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 3
Median salary £42,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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 West Lothian region.

Programming Languages Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
22 41 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 66.67% 46.59% 65.71%
Number of salaries quoted 18 29 15
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,900 £42,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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++
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 3 December 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
Livingston - 6 £42,500 -
Bathgate - 1 - -
C++
Scotland

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 9 (75.00%) C
2 8 (66.67%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 6 (50.00%) Windows
4 5 (41.67%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) Electronics
6 3 (25.00%) UML
6 3 (25.00%) OO
6 3 (25.00%) Firmware
6 3 (25.00%) Delphi
6 3 (25.00%) OOD
7 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (16.67%) Java
7 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 2 (16.67%) Python
7 2 (16.67%) Wireless
7 2 (16.67%) Degree
7 2 (16.67%) SDLC
7 2 (16.67%) Numerical Analysis
7 2 (16.67%) ZigBee
7 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
7 2 (16.67%) RS-485
8 1 (8.33%) Data Acquisition
8 1 (8.33%) Selenium
8 1 (8.33%) jQuery
8 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
8 1 (8.33%) Kanban
8 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
8 1 (8.33%) RS-232

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 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) RS-485
1 2 (16.67%) Wireless
1 2 (16.67%) ZigBee
2 1 (8.33%) Bluetooth
2 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (8.33%) HTTP
2 1 (8.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) MQTT
2 1 (8.33%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (8.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Bugzilla
1 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
1 1 (8.33%) Trac
General
1 4 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Firmware Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) C Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) C++ Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded C Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded C Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Firmware Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) jQuery
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
1 1 (8.33%) Node.js
1 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
2 1 (8.33%) Arduino
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (8.33%) Internet of Things
2 1 (8.33%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) OO
2 3 (25.00%) OOD
2 3 (25.00%) UML
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (16.67%) Numerical Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Data Acquisition
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Kanban
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Microservices
4 1 (8.33%) Open Source
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) C
2 8 (66.67%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) Delphi
4 2 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) MOM
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft