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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 8 34 14
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -20
Permanent jobs citing C++ 11 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 12.79% 2.65% 6.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.44% 4.44% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 7
Average salary £37,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Programming Languages Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
45 90 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 52.33% 59.60% 35.96%
Number of salaries quoted 37 24 22
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Livingston +27 9 £37,500 -
C++
Scotland

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 14 (93.33%) Software Engineering
2 11 (73.33%) Linux
3 10 (66.67%) Electronics
4 9 (60.00%) SystemC
5 8 (53.33%) Android
6 6 (40.00%) C
7 5 (33.33%) C#
8 4 (26.67%) .NET
8 4 (26.67%) Degree
8 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
9 3 (20.00%) Windows
9 3 (20.00%) Java
10 2 (13.33%) Wireless
10 2 (13.33%) Perl
10 2 (13.33%) Assembly Language
10 2 (13.33%) Firmware
10 2 (13.33%) Scrum
11 1 (6.67%) WinForms
11 1 (6.67%) Device Driver
11 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
11 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
11 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
11 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
11 1 (6.67%) SQL
11 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
11 1 (6.67%) HTML
11 1 (6.67%) Oracle
11 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
11 1 (6.67%) CSS

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 2 (13.33%) Wireless
2 1 (6.67%) Bluetooth
2 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) ClearCase
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (66.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Software Engineer
2 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) WinForms
2 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) WCF
2 1 (6.67%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) SystemC
2 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (13.33%) Firmware
4 1 (6.67%) Device Driver
4 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) Android
3 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (13.33%) Scrum
3 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.67%) UML
3 1 (6.67%) OO
3 1 (6.67%) OOD
3 1 (6.67%) SOA
3 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) C
2 5 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (13.33%) Perl
4 2 (13.33%) Assembly Language
5 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (6.67%) SQL
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) VC++
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded C
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) Intel