The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dundee 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Scotland / Dundee
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 7 21
Rank change year-on-year +4 +14  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 19 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dundee 51.35% 18.52% 6.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 76.00% 27.78% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 3
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £36,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,250 £39,100
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 Dundee with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Dundee
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 25 18 42
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dundee 67.57% 66.67% 84.00%
Number of salaries quoted 22 17 37
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% -8.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £52,700
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Dundee

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dundee 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 Dundee

C++
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

Salary trend for C++ in Dundee

C++
Salary Histogram in Dundee

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Dundee over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Dundee

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 Dundee region with a requirement for C++.

1 22 (95.65%) C#
1 22 (95.65%) Degree
2 21 (91.30%) Java
3 20 (86.96%) Software Engineering
4 17 (73.91%) Android
4 17 (73.91%) C
4 17 (73.91%) Windows
5 15 (65.22%) Linux
5 15 (65.22%) OO
5 15 (65.22%) Python
6 14 (60.87%) VB
6 14 (60.87%) Firmware
6 14 (60.87%) Configuration Management
6 14 (60.87%) Electronics
6 14 (60.87%) Banking
7 7 (30.43%) Project Planning
7 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
7 7 (30.43%) Arduino
7 7 (30.43%) Games
7 7 (30.43%) VxWorks
7 7 (30.43%) Raspberry Pi
8 5 (21.74%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
9 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (13.04%) Apple iOS
10 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
11 2 (8.70%) ActionScript
11 2 (8.70%) Flash
11 2 (8.70%) Scrum
11 2 (8.70%) Objective-C

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dundee 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Big Data
1 1 (4.35%) GIS
General
1 14 (60.87%) Banking
1 14 (60.87%) Electronics
2 7 (30.43%) Games
3 2 (8.70%) Publishing
4 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
4 1 (4.35%) Automotive
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Software Engineer
2 11 (47.83%) Senior Software Engineer
3 7 (30.43%) Graduate
3 7 (30.43%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Android Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Android Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Games Programmer
4 2 (8.70%) iOS Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Programmer
5 1 (4.35%) 3D Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Games Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Lead Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Games Programmer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (4.35%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Flash
1 2 (8.70%) JNI
2 1 (4.35%) CSS
2 1 (4.35%) Havok
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) JMS
2 1 (4.35%) Middleware
2 1 (4.35%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Arduino
1 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
1 7 (30.43%) Raspberry Pi
2 2 (8.70%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile Games
3 1 (4.35%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Android
1 17 (73.91%) Windows
2 15 (65.22%) Linux
3 7 (30.43%) VxWorks
4 3 (13.04%) Apple iOS
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Phone
6 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) Software Engineering
2 15 (65.22%) OO
3 14 (60.87%) Configuration Management
4 7 (30.43%) Project Planning
5 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
6 2 (8.70%) Android Development
6 2 (8.70%) Coaching
6 2 (8.70%) iOS Development
6 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.70%) Mobile Development
6 2 (8.70%) Scrum
7 1 (4.35%) 3D Programming
7 1 (4.35%) Game Development
7 1 (4.35%) Monetization
7 1 (4.35%) Physics
7 1 (4.35%) SDLC
7 1 (4.35%) TDD
7 1 (4.35%) Time Management
7 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) C#
2 21 (91.30%) Java
3 17 (73.91%) C
4 15 (65.22%) Python
5 14 (60.87%) VB
6 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
7 2 (8.70%) ActionScript
7 2 (8.70%) Objective-C
8 1 (4.35%) Embedded C
8 1 (4.35%) Embedded C++
8 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (95.65%) Degree
2 5 (21.74%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) DO-178B
1 1 (4.35%) MISRA
System Software
1 14 (60.87%) Firmware
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