The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Scotland / Aberdeen
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 11 14
Permanent jobs citing C++ 0 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen - 5.00% 7.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 14.29% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 9
Median salary - £36,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -18.88%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

C++ is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Aberdeen
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 4 14 49
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen 16.67% 35.00% 40.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 40
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Aberdeen citing C++ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Aberdeen

C++
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ in Aberdeen.

Salary trend for C++ in Aberdeen