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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
West Lothian / Livingston
Rank 12 - 5
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing C++ 9 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Livingston 16.07% - 22.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.68% - 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 7
Median salary £45,000 - £31,500
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 - £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 - £35,400
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 38 15 25
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Livingston 67.86% 44.12% 80.65%
Number of salaries quoted 34 6 20
Median salary £42,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in 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 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ in Livingston

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 25 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 Livingston region with a requirement for C++.

1 14 (93.33%) C
2 9 (60.00%) Linux
3 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
4 6 (40.00%) Electronics
4 6 (40.00%) Firmware
4 6 (40.00%) C#
5 5 (33.33%) UML
5 5 (33.33%) Degree
6 4 (26.67%) Subversion
6 4 (26.67%) Python
6 4 (26.67%) RS-485
7 3 (20.00%) ZigBee
7 3 (20.00%) SDLC
7 3 (20.00%) OO
7 3 (20.00%) Wireless
8 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
8 2 (13.33%) Perl
8 2 (13.33%) ThreadX
8 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (13.33%) Embedded C
8 2 (13.33%) Embedded C++
8 2 (13.33%) OOD
8 2 (13.33%) DECT
8 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
8 2 (13.33%) RS-232
8 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
8 2 (13.33%) Image Processing
9 1 (6.67%) Qt
9 1 (6.67%) Git (software)

C++
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) RS-485
2 3 (20.00%) Wireless
2 3 (20.00%) ZigBee
3 2 (13.33%) DECT
3 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
3 2 (13.33%) RS-232
3 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (6.67%) Bluetooth
4 1 (6.67%) HTTP
4 1 (6.67%) HTTPS
4 1 (6.67%) Internet
4 1 (6.67%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (6.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (40.00%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Software Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Embedded Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Firmware Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (20.00%) Embedded C Engineer
5 3 (20.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 3 (20.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 3 (20.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
5 3 (20.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (13.33%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
6 2 (13.33%) C++ Developer
6 2 (13.33%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (13.33%) Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Senior Firmware Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Cloud Software Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior DSP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
1 1 (6.67%) Node.js
1 1 (6.67%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Arduino
2 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) Internet of Things
2 1 (6.67%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (33.33%) UML
3 3 (20.00%) OO
3 3 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (13.33%) Image Processing
4 2 (13.33%) OOD
4 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.67%) Digital Signal Processing
5 1 (6.67%) Electronic Design Automation
5 1 (6.67%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.67%) Microservices
5 1 (6.67%) Open Source
5 1 (6.67%) Signal Processing
5 1 (6.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) C
2 6 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (26.67%) Python
4 2 (13.33%) Embedded C
4 2 (13.33%) Embedded C++
4 2 (13.33%) Perl
5 1 (6.67%) Assembly Language
5 1 (6.67%) Delphi
5 1 (6.67%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) Lisp
5 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) MOM
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
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