The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Livingston 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C++
West Lothian / Livingston
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 9 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 -  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 16.67% 8.33% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.23% 10.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% -  
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 Livingston with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Livingston
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 26 20 26
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Livingston 86.67% 83.33% 56.52%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 24
Median salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £46,500 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Livingston

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Livingston 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 Livingston

C++
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

Salary trend for C++ in Livingston

C++
Salary Histogram in Livingston

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Livingston over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Livingston

For the 6 months to 24 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 Livingston region with a requirement for C++.

1 11 (78.57%) C
2 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 8 (57.14%) Degree
3 5 (35.71%) OO
3 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
3 5 (35.71%) Firmware
4 4 (28.57%) Windows
4 4 (28.57%) Linux
4 4 (28.57%) C#
4 4 (28.57%) Electronics
5 3 (21.43%) RS-485
5 3 (21.43%) Qt
5 3 (21.43%) Lisp
5 3 (21.43%) Python
5 3 (21.43%) Subversion
6 2 (14.29%) Electronic Design Automation
6 2 (14.29%) ZigBee
6 2 (14.29%) OOD
6 2 (14.29%) DECT
6 2 (14.29%) Ethernet
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) Embedded C
6 2 (14.29%) Embedded C++
6 2 (14.29%) ThreadX
6 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (14.29%) Wireless
6 2 (14.29%) Java
6 2 (14.29%) Perl
6 2 (14.29%) UML
6 2 (14.29%) OOP

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Livingston 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) RS-485
2 2 (14.29%) DECT
2 2 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 2 (14.29%) RS-232
2 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (14.29%) Wireless
2 2 (14.29%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.14%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (28.57%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Embedded Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Firmware Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Embedded C Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) C++ Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior DSP Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Qt
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) ThreadX
3 1 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 5 (35.71%) OO
3 2 (14.29%) Electronic Design Automation
3 2 (14.29%) Image Processing
3 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 2 (14.29%) OOD
3 2 (14.29%) OOP
3 2 (14.29%) SDLC
3 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 2 (14.29%) UML
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Signal Processing
4 1 (7.14%) Signal Processing
4 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.14%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) C
2 4 (28.57%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) Lisp
3 3 (21.43%) Python
4 2 (14.29%) Embedded C
4 2 (14.29%) Embedded C++
4 2 (14.29%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) Perl
5 1 (7.14%) Assembly Language
5 1 (7.14%) Delphi
5 1 (7.14%) Go
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
5 1 (7.14%) PHP
5 1 (7.14%) Scala
5 1 (7.14%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
Livingston
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago