The median annual salary for a C++ Developer was £41,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

C++ Developer
UK / Scotland
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 159 148
Rank change year-on-year +25 -11  
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 18 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.68% 0.21% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.22% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 9
Median salary £41,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.80% -3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,750 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £43,750 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2505 2761 2977
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 93.96% 96.57% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1609 1586 1887
Median salary £44,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.32% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C++ Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ Developer in Scotland

C++ Developer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for C++ Developer in Scotland

C++ Developer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C++ Developer in Scotland over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for C++ Developer in Scotland

C++ Developer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 9 £41,000 -
Glasgow +16 5 £40,000 - 1
Fife - 2 £42,500 -
C++ Developer
UK

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, C++ 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 Scotland region featuring C++ Developer in the job title.

1 29 (100.00%) C++
2 13 (44.83%) Windows
3 12 (41.38%) OO
3 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (37.93%) Python
4 11 (37.93%) C#
5 10 (34.48%) Linux
6 8 (27.59%) C
7 7 (24.14%) Finance
8 6 (20.69%) Degree
8 6 (20.69%) MFC
8 6 (20.69%) Mentoring
9 5 (17.24%) Sybase
9 5 (17.24%) Perl
10 4 (13.79%) XML
10 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
10 4 (13.79%) Electronics
10 4 (13.79%) Banking
11 3 (10.34%) Multithreading
11 3 (10.34%) Android
11 3 (10.34%) SDLC
11 3 (10.34%) Firmware
11 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
11 3 (10.34%) SQL
11 3 (10.34%) VB
11 3 (10.34%) Java
12 2 (6.90%) .NET
12 2 (6.90%) SOAP
12 2 (6.90%) WSDL
12 2 (6.90%) ThreadX

C++ Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (3.45%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) KDB
1 1 (3.45%) Kdb+
1 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.45%) Xcode
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Banking
2 4 (13.79%) Electronics
3 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) MFC
2 4 (13.79%) XML
3 2 (6.90%) .NET
3 2 (6.90%) SOAP
3 2 (6.90%) WSDL
4 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.45%) JMS
4 1 (3.45%) OpenGL
4 1 (3.45%) Qt
4 1 (3.45%) Spring
4 1 (3.45%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) Fixed Income
2 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Windows
2 10 (34.48%) Linux
3 3 (10.34%) Android
4 2 (6.90%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (6.90%) ThreadX
5 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (41.38%) OO
2 6 (20.69%) Mentoring
3 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
4 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
4 3 (10.34%) Multithreading
4 3 (10.34%) SDLC
5 2 (6.90%) Cross-Platform Development
5 2 (6.90%) Image Processing
5 2 (6.90%) Refactoring
6 1 (3.45%) Analytics
6 1 (3.45%) Change Management
6 1 (3.45%) Issue Tracking
6 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
6 1 (3.45%) OOD
6 1 (3.45%) OOP
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (3.45%) Post-Production
6 1 (3.45%) Process Management
6 1 (3.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (37.93%) C#
2 11 (37.93%) Python
3 8 (27.59%) C
4 5 (17.24%) Perl
5 3 (10.34%) Java
5 3 (10.34%) SQL
5 3 (10.34%) VB
6 1 (3.45%) Korn
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (3.45%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Sybase
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