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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 51 66 78
Rank change year-on-year +15 +12  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 37 42 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.97% 3.24% 1.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.98% 5.87% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 27 15 14
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £36,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £51,500 £61,750
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 Glasgow with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 619 715 702
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 66.42% 55.13% 61.15%
Number of salaries quoted 328 415 446
Median salary £41,250 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.12% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Glasgow

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for C++.

1 46 (64.79%) Python
2 44 (61.97%) Java
3 42 (59.15%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (33.80%) C#
5 23 (32.39%) OO
5 23 (32.39%) Finance
6 22 (30.99%) Relational Database
7 15 (21.13%) Linux
7 15 (21.13%) Investment Banking
7 15 (21.13%) Banking
8 12 (16.90%) Software Engineering
8 12 (16.90%) Big Data
8 12 (16.90%) NoSQL
9 11 (15.49%) Machine Learning
9 11 (15.49%) Client/Server
9 11 (15.49%) SQL
9 11 (15.49%) C
10 10 (14.08%) Robotics
11 9 (12.68%) Ruby
11 9 (12.68%) Unit Testing
11 9 (12.68%) Risk Management
12 8 (11.27%) Scrum
12 8 (11.27%) OOD
12 8 (11.27%) Scala
13 6 (8.45%) UML
13 6 (8.45%) TDD
13 6 (8.45%) Animation
14 5 (7.04%) Games
14 5 (7.04%) Perl
14 5 (7.04%) Android

C++
Top Related 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 3 (4.23%) Confluence
2 1 (1.41%) Apache
2 1 (1.41%) Mule
2 1 (1.41%) Mule ESB
2 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Houdini
1 2 (2.82%) Maya
1 2 (2.82%) NUKE
2 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) GitHub
2 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) Internet
2 2 (2.82%) Multicast
3 1 (1.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (30.99%) Relational Database
2 12 (16.90%) Big Data
2 12 (16.90%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.23%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.82%) KDB
4 2 (2.82%) Kdb+
5 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.41%) DB2
5 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.41%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.23%) Appium
2 3 (4.23%) Cucumber
2 3 (4.23%) FitNesse
2 3 (4.23%) HP UFT
2 3 (4.23%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.23%) JIRA
2 3 (4.23%) JUnit
2 3 (4.23%) Maven
2 3 (4.23%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.41%) Subversion
3 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (32.39%) Finance
2 15 (21.13%) Banking
2 15 (21.13%) Investment Banking
3 5 (7.04%) Games
4 1 (1.41%) Advertising
4 1 (1.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 51 (71.83%) Developer
2 25 (35.21%) Python Developer
3 18 (25.35%) Senior Developer
4 14 (19.72%) Senior Python Developer
5 13 (18.31%) C++ Developer
6 11 (15.49%) Applications Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Software Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) C++ Software Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Embedded Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Junior
9 3 (4.23%) Development Manager
9 3 (4.23%) Junior Software Tester
9 3 (4.23%) Junior Tester
9 3 (4.23%) Software Tester
9 3 (4.23%) Tester
10 2 (2.82%) Embedded C Developer
10 2 (2.82%) Graphics Programmer
10 2 (2.82%) Lead Programmer
10 2 (2.82%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.04%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 5 (7.04%) Unreal Engine
2 4 (5.63%) .NET
2 4 (5.63%) CryEngine
2 4 (5.63%) Spring
3 3 (4.23%) HTML
3 3 (4.23%) REST
4 2 (2.82%) DirectX
4 2 (2.82%) Drools
4 2 (2.82%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (2.82%) Hibernate
4 2 (2.82%) HTML5
4 2 (2.82%) JMS
4 2 (2.82%) OpenGL
4 2 (2.82%) STL
4 2 (2.82%) WPF
4 2 (2.82%) XML
5 1 (1.41%) JDO
5 1 (1.41%) Web Services
5 1 (1.41%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.49%) Client/Server
2 10 (14.08%) Robotics
3 6 (8.45%) Animation
4 4 (5.63%) Algorithms
4 4 (5.63%) Data Structures
4 4 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.23%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.23%) Internet of Things
5 3 (4.23%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.82%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.41%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (1.41%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.41%) Derivative
7 1 (1.41%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.41%) User Experience
7 1 (1.41%) Verilog
7 1 (1.41%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.13%) Linux
2 5 (7.04%) Android
2 5 (7.04%) Apple iOS
3 4 (5.63%) Windows
4 2 (2.82%) Unix
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (59.15%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (32.39%) OO
3 12 (16.90%) Software Engineering
4 11 (15.49%) Machine Learning
5 9 (12.68%) Risk Management
5 9 (12.68%) Unit Testing
6 8 (11.27%) OOD
6 8 (11.27%) Scrum
7 6 (8.45%) TDD
7 6 (8.45%) UML
8 5 (7.04%) SDLC
9 4 (5.63%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (5.63%) Mobile Development
9 4 (5.63%) Multithreading
10 3 (4.23%) Android Development
10 3 (4.23%) Data Protection
10 3 (4.23%) Kanban
10 3 (4.23%) Physics
10 3 (4.23%) Release Management
10 3 (4.23%) Resource Allocation
Programming Languages
1 46 (64.79%) Python
2 44 (61.97%) Java
3 24 (33.80%) C#
4 11 (15.49%) C
4 11 (15.49%) SQL
5 9 (12.68%) Ruby
6 8 (11.27%) Scala
7 5 (7.04%) Perl
8 4 (5.63%) Groovy
8 4 (5.63%) JavaScript
9 3 (4.23%) Assembly Language
9 3 (4.23%) Go
10 2 (2.82%) Ada
10 2 (2.82%) Clojure
10 2 (2.82%) Embedded C
10 2 (2.82%) R
11 1 (1.41%) GLSL
11 1 (1.41%) HLSL
11 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.41%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (4.23%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) Ansible
1 1 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (4.23%) HP
1 3 (4.23%) IBM
1 3 (4.23%) Sybase
2 2 (2.82%) Intel
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle
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