The median annual salary for a Senior C++ Developer was £41,000 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior C++ Developer
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 - 95
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C++ Developer 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.32% - 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Median salary £41,000 - £36,000
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 - £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 - £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.52% -5.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1200 1143 1343
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 95.01% 95.73% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2912 2248 2946
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +0.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £25,750 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Senior C++ Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings that featured Senior C++ Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Senior C++ Developer in Edinburgh

Senior C++ Developer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Senior C++ Developer in Edinburgh

Senior C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 9 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Senior C++ Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Senior C++ Developer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) MFC
3 1 (20.00%) .NET

Senior C++ Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) MFC
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 5 (100.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) Python