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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 11 15 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Permanent jobs citing C++ 4 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 7.84% 4.17% 7.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.79% 7.89% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Median salary £40,000 £55,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +100.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
29 38 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 56.86% 52.78% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 24 26 18
Median salary £36,000 £50,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +35.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,350 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 28 September 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 0 4 £40,000 -27.27% 1
C++
Scotland

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) Delphi
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) OOD
3 3 (50.00%) Numerical Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) C
3 3 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 3 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (33.33%) Data Management
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Data Acquisition
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
5 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
5 1 (16.67%) Firmware
5 1 (16.67%) Wireless
5 1 (16.67%) Electronics
5 1 (16.67%) Bugzilla
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (16.67%) ZigBee
5 1 (16.67%) Kanban
5 1 (16.67%) JIRA
5 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (16.67%) Embedded 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 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
1 1 (16.67%) RS-232
1 1 (16.67%) RS-485
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
1 1 (16.67%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Bugzilla
1 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Trac
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) C Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Delphi Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Development Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++ Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Development Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) OOD
3 3 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (50.00%) Numerical Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Data Acquisition
4 2 (33.33%) Data Management
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Kanban
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) Delphi
2 3 (50.00%) C
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
Livingston, West Lothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum + Good Career Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago