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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Scotland / Dundee
Rank 8 14 8
Rank change year-on-year +6 -6  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 4 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dundee 10.81% 18.75% 13.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.38% 25.71% 20.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 7
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £44,000 £42,500
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 26 35 54
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dundee 70.27% 72.92% 67.50%
Number of salaries quoted 16 27 17
Median salary £39,000 £33,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.41% -10.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

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 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Dundee

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 17 (73.91%) Java
1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (73.91%) Degree
2 16 (69.57%) Computer Science
3 14 (60.87%) Software Engineering
4 13 (56.52%) Games
5 12 (52.17%) C#
5 12 (52.17%) Apple iOS
6 11 (47.83%) Android
6 11 (47.83%) Python
7 9 (39.13%) OO
7 9 (39.13%) Objective-C
8 8 (34.78%) Mathematics
9 7 (30.43%) Lua
9 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
9 7 (30.43%) RESTful
9 7 (30.43%) Data Structures
9 7 (30.43%) Algorithms
9 7 (30.43%) Mobile Development
9 7 (30.43%) cocos2d
9 7 (30.43%) Perforce
9 7 (30.43%) Automotive
10 6 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (21.74%) TDD
11 5 (21.74%) MVC
11 5 (21.74%) OOD
11 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
12 4 (17.39%) .NET
12 4 (17.39%) Scrum
12 4 (17.39%) SOLID

C++
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) ArcGIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) GIS
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) QGIS
2 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (56.52%) Games
2 7 (30.43%) Automotive
3 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Software Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) Developer
3 6 (26.09%) C++ Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Development Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Mobile Software Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Software Development Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Programmer
4 3 (13.04%) Software Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Leader
5 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.70%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Lead Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Software Development Team Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Team Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) cocos2d
1 7 (30.43%) RESTful
2 4 (17.39%) .NET
3 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
4 2 (8.70%) Entity Framework
4 2 (8.70%) JNI
5 1 (4.35%) CSS
5 1 (4.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (69.57%) Computer Science
2 7 (30.43%) Algorithms
2 7 (30.43%) Data Structures
3 3 (13.04%) Mobile App
4 2 (8.70%) Mobile Games
5 1 (4.35%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Apple iOS
2 11 (47.83%) Android
3 2 (8.70%) Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (60.87%) Software Engineering
3 9 (39.13%) OO
4 8 (34.78%) Mathematics
5 7 (30.43%) Mobile Development
6 6 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (21.74%) MVC
7 5 (21.74%) OOD
7 5 (21.74%) TDD
8 4 (17.39%) Scrum
8 4 (17.39%) SOLID
9 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (13.04%) Kanban
10 2 (8.70%) Game Development
10 2 (8.70%) OOP
10 2 (8.70%) Pair Programming
10 2 (8.70%) Web Development
11 1 (4.35%) Android Development
11 1 (4.35%) iOS Development
11 1 (4.35%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) Java
2 12 (52.17%) C#
3 11 (47.83%) Python
4 9 (39.13%) Objective-C
5 7 (30.43%) Lua
6 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
7 2 (8.70%) C
7 2 (8.70%) Ruby
8 1 (4.35%) Embedded C
8 1 (4.35%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 17 (73.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) DO-178B
1 1 (4.35%) MISRA
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Perforce
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Xamarin
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