The first table below looks at the demand for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the West Lothian region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 10 25 25
Rank change year-on-year
+15 0
Permanent jobs citing C++ 5 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 9.09% 2.60% 2.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.52% 4.00% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Average salary £35,000 £34,750 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.71% -4.13%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
27 50 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 49.09% 64.94% 47.97%
Number of salaries quoted 22 17 34
Average salary £41,000 £36,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C++
Scotland

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston - 4 £35,000 - 1
C++
Scotland

C++
Top 25 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 16 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 15 (83.33%) Linux
3 14 (77.78%) Electronics
3 14 (77.78%) SystemC
4 13 (72.22%) Android
5 4 (22.22%) C
6 3 (16.67%) C#
7 2 (11.11%) Windows
7 2 (11.11%) .NET
7 2 (11.11%) Assembly Language
7 2 (11.11%) Degree
8 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
8 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
8 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
8 1 (5.56%) Device Driver
8 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (5.56%) Web Application Development
8 1 (5.56%) Firmware
8 1 (5.56%) Wireless
8 1 (5.56%) Java
8 1 (5.56%) VB
8 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
8 1 (5.56%) Embedded C
8 1 (5.56%) Embedded C++

C++
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
General
1 14 (77.78%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Software Engineer
2 15 (83.33%) Developer
3 14 (77.78%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Graduate Software Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (77.78%) SystemC
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Device Driver
2 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (5.56%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Linux
2 13 (72.22%) Android
3 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
2 1 (5.56%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) C
2 3 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (11.11%) Assembly Language
4 1 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) VB
4 1 (5.56%) Embedded C
4 1 (5.56%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
Livingston, West Lothian
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