Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 6 months to 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 51 79
Rank change year-on-year -13 +28 +13
Permanent jobs citing C++ 104 113 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.50% 4.95% 3.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.74% 7.38% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 71 93 11
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -0.58%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £80,000 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +10.39%

C++ is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,543 1,532 1,524
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 66.83% 67.05% 61.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,131 890 735
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +9.76% -3.53%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £27,950
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +4.94%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Glasgow

C++
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for C++ in Glasgow

C++
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Glasgow over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for C++ in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for C++.

1 82 (78.85%) Java
2 72 (69.23%) Python
3 69 (66.35%) SQL
4 58 (55.77%) C#
4 58 (55.77%) Finance
5 56 (53.85%) OO
6 36 (34.62%) Relational Database
7 35 (33.65%) OOP
7 35 (33.65%) Ruby
8 34 (32.69%) XML
8 34 (32.69%) Continuous Deployment
9 33 (31.73%) Test Automation
9 33 (31.73%) NoSQL
9 33 (31.73%) Unit Testing
10 32 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
10 32 (30.77%) TDD
11 30 (28.85%) Refactoring
12 29 (27.88%) Continuous Integration
13 28 (26.92%) Linux
14 27 (25.96%) Middleware
14 27 (25.96%) BDD
14 27 (25.96%) Apache Cassandra
15 25 (24.04%) Software Engineering
16 24 (23.08%) XPath
16 24 (23.08%) XML Schema
16 24 (23.08%) OOA/OOD
16 24 (23.08%) MQSeries
16 24 (23.08%) Bigtable
16 24 (23.08%) Complex Event Processing
16 24 (23.08%) System Testing

C++
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:

Application Platforms
1 24 (23.08%) MQSeries
2 2 (1.92%) Apache
2 2 (1.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.96%) GitHub
2 1 (0.96%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (34.62%) Relational Database
2 33 (31.73%) NoSQL
3 32 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
4 27 (25.96%) Apache Cassandra
5 24 (23.08%) Bigtable
6 12 (11.54%) RDBMS
7 11 (10.58%) DB2
8 10 (9.62%) Big Data
9 8 (7.69%) MongoDB
9 8 (7.69%) SQL Server
10 7 (6.73%) KDB
11 6 (5.77%) Oracle Database
11 6 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (2.88%) MSDE
13 1 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
13 1 (0.96%) Kdb+
13 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (11.54%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.77%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.77%) JUnit
3 4 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.85%) JIRA
4 3 (2.88%) TeamCity
4 3 (2.88%) Toad
5 2 (1.92%) GoogleTest
6 1 (0.96%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.96%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.96%) Maven
6 1 (0.96%) Mockito
General
1 58 (55.77%) Finance
2 21 (20.19%) Banking
3 6 (5.77%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.85%) Law
5 3 (2.88%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.96%) Electronics
6 1 (0.96%) Front Office
6 1 (0.96%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (50.96%) Developer
2 20 (19.23%) C++ Developer
3 19 (18.27%) Java Engineer
4 18 (17.31%) Python Engineer
5 14 (13.46%) Python Developer
5 14 (13.46%) Software Engineer
6 13 (12.50%) Programmer
6 13 (12.50%) Python Programmer
7 11 (10.58%) Senior Developer
7 11 (10.58%) Software Developer
8 9 (8.65%) C++ Software Engineer
8 9 (8.65%) DevOps Engineer
9 8 (7.69%) Java Developer
9 8 (7.69%) Senior C++ Developer
10 7 (6.73%) Java Software Engineer
10 7 (6.73%) Python Software Engineer
11 6 (5.77%) Java Software Developer
11 6 (5.77%) Lead DevOps
11 6 (5.77%) Lead DevOps Engineer
12 5 (4.81%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (32.69%) XML
2 27 (25.96%) Middleware
3 24 (23.08%) XML Schema
4 11 (10.58%) Spring
5 10 (9.62%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 6 (5.77%) AngularJS
6 6 (5.77%) Hibernate
7 5 (4.81%) .NET
7 5 (4.81%) React
7 5 (4.81%) Spring Boot
7 5 (4.81%) XSD
7 5 (4.81%) XSLT
8 3 (2.88%) ODBC
8 3 (2.88%) RESTful
9 2 (1.92%) JSON
9 2 (1.92%) Kafka
9 2 (1.92%) Web Services
10 1 (0.96%) Node.js
10 1 (0.96%) NumPy
10 1 (0.96%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 24 (23.08%) Virtual Team
2 12 (11.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 11 (10.58%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (9.62%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (8.65%) Fixed Income
6 5 (4.81%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.88%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.88%) Derivative
7 3 (2.88%) Device Driver
7 3 (2.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (1.92%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.96%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 28 (26.92%) Linux
2 11 (10.58%) Unix
3 5 (4.81%) Apple iOS
3 5 (4.81%) Windows
4 3 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.88%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (53.85%) OO
2 35 (33.65%) OOP
3 34 (32.69%) Continuous Deployment
4 33 (31.73%) Test Automation
4 33 (31.73%) Unit Testing
5 32 (30.77%) TDD
6 30 (28.85%) Refactoring
7 29 (27.88%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (25.96%) BDD
9 25 (24.04%) Software Engineering
10 24 (23.08%) Complex Event Processing
10 24 (23.08%) Domain Models
10 24 (23.08%) OOA/OOD
10 24 (23.08%) System Testing
11 23 (22.12%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (20.19%) Multithreading
12 21 (20.19%) Problem-Solving
13 17 (16.35%) SDLC
14 16 (15.38%) DevOps
15 13 (12.50%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (78.85%) Java
2 72 (69.23%) Python
3 69 (66.35%) SQL
4 58 (55.77%) C#
5 35 (33.65%) Ruby
6 24 (23.08%) XPath
7 17 (16.35%) PL/SQL
8 11 (10.58%) Perl
9 7 (6.73%) Java 8
9 7 (6.73%) JavaScript
10 6 (5.77%) Scala
11 5 (4.81%) C
11 5 (4.81%) Objective-C
12 4 (3.85%) Groovy
13 3 (2.88%) Embedded C
13 3 (2.88%) Embedded C++
13 3 (2.88%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.96%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (1.92%) Degree
2 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.88%) Docker
1 3 (2.88%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.92%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.96%) Ansible
2 1 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (16.35%) Oracle
2 15 (14.42%) Sybase
3 7 (6.73%) Avaloq
3 7 (6.73%) Fiserv
3 7 (6.73%) SAP
3 7 (6.73%) Temenos
4 4 (3.85%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.88%) Perforce
5 3 (2.88%) Solace
5 3 (2.88%) Talarian
5 3 (2.88%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.92%) Google
6 2 (1.92%) IBM