The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Fife 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Scotland / Fife
Rank 2 2 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 6 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Fife 25.00% 34.48% 15.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.86% 47.62% 25.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 7
Median salary £26,500 £28,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.01% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £26,400 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £43,400 £38,700
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 Fife with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Fife
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 14 21 35
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Fife 58.33% 72.41% 59.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 25
Median salary £26,500 £28,500 £40,499
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.01% -29.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £23,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £55,000 £37,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Fife

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Fife 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 Fife

C++
Salary Trend in Fife

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

Salary trend for C++ in Fife

C++
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 25 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 Fife region with a requirement for C++.

1 6 (66.67%) C
1 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) SDLC
2 4 (44.44%) EMV
3 3 (33.33%) Smartcard
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) Product Management
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) ATM
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
5 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
5 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
5 1 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) OOP
5 1 (11.11%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (11.11%) Doxygen
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Wireless
5 1 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Fife 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 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) ATM
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) C++ Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) C Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate C++ Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior
4 1 (11.11%) Junior C Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior C++ Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Project Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Project Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) EMV
2 3 (33.33%) Smartcard
3 1 (11.11%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) CRM
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) Product Management
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) OOP
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
Dunfermline
Call Centre Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dunfermline, Fife
BitWise Limited
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 26 days ago