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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Scotland / Fife
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 10 3
Rank change year-on-year +3 -7  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 3 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Fife 11.54% 11.90% 32.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.79% 21.74% 48.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 10
Median salary £42,500 £38,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +9.28%  
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 19 23 25
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Fife 73.08% 54.76% 67.57%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 23
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,300 £42,585 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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++
Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Fife region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline -3 2 £42,500 +11.11%
C++
Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 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 Fife region with a requirement for C++.

1 8 (88.89%) C
2 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) Product Management
4 2 (22.22%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (22.22%) ATM
4 2 (22.22%) EMV
4 2 (22.22%) Smartcard
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) OOP
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%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
5 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development

C++
Co-occurring 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
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) ATM
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) C++ Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) C++ Software Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C/C++ Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C/C++ Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior C Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior C++ Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded C Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Project Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) EMV
1 2 (22.22%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) CRM
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) OOP
3 2 (22.22%) Product Management
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft