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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank - 9 12
Permanent jobs citing C++ 0 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian - 24.14% 7.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 33.33% 15.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 5
Average salary - £32,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
30 42 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 50.85% 72.41% 52.38%
Number of salaries quoted 19 26 21
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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++
Top 29 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Delphi
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Django
3 1 (33.33%) Ext JS
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) RS-232
3 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (33.33%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) C Software Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) C Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) C/C++ Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) C++ Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) Delphi Software Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Django
1 1 (33.33%) Ext JS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Delphi
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
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