The median annual salary for a C++ Software Developer was - in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

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

C++ Software Developer
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 105 105
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow - 0.24% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.24% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Median salary - £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 956 1243 1192
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 96.57% 97.72% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 549 761 801
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,913
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

C++ Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow that featured C++ Software Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for C++ Software Developer in Glasgow

C++ Software Developer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for C++ Software Developer in Glasgow

C++ Software Developer Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, C++ Software 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 Glasgow region featuring C++ Software Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (50.00%) Low Latency
3 2 (50.00%) Multicast
3 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (50.00%) Algorithmic Trading
3 2 (50.00%) Scala
3 2 (50.00%) Clojure
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) BDD

C++ Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Multicast
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Algorithmic Trading
2 2 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Clojure
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Scala