The first table below looks at the demand for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Durham region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 11 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing C++ 20 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 14.18% 10.91% 9.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.39% 16.22% 26.87%
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 15
Average salary £32,500 £33,250 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.25% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £36,300 £40,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Programming Languages Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
82 37 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 58.16% 67.27% 36.22%
Number of salaries quoted 68 35 58
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +9.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
C++
North East

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the Durham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

C++
Salary Trend in Durham

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

C++ Salary Trend in Durham

C++
Salary Histogram in Durham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Durham region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

C++ Salary Histogram in Durham

C++
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Durham region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Darlington - 2 £32,500 -
Peterlee - 1 £32,000 -
C++
North East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Durham region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C++.

1 26 (72.22%) C
2 25 (69.44%) Linux
3 24 (66.67%) Firmware
4 23 (63.89%) Software Engineering
5 22 (61.11%) Qt
6 18 (50.00%) Subversion
6 18 (50.00%) Electronics
7 15 (41.67%) Embedded C
7 15 (41.67%) Embedded C++
7 15 (41.67%) Assembly Language
8 14 (38.89%) C#
9 13 (36.11%) Embedded Software Development
10 10 (27.78%) Java
10 10 (27.78%) Git (software)
11 9 (25.00%) Degree
11 9 (25.00%) UNIX
12 8 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 8 (22.22%) ISO 9000
12 8 (22.22%) Embedded Linux
12 8 (22.22%) Configuration Management
13 7 (19.44%) SQL
13 7 (19.44%) MFC
14 6 (16.67%) .NET
14 6 (16.67%) LabVIEW
15 5 (13.89%) Scrum
15 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
15 5 (13.89%) Bluetooth
15 5 (13.89%) Ethernet
15 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
15 5 (13.89%) MS Office

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Durham region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Office
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.33%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Bluetooth
1 5 (13.89%) Ethernet
2 2 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (50.00%) Subversion
2 10 (27.78%) Git (software)
3 8 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 6 (16.67%) LabVIEW
5 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (50.00%) Electronics
2 4 (11.11%) Marketing
3 2 (5.56%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.56%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.78%) Legal
4 1 (2.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Firmware Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Software Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Electronics Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Design Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Hardware Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Development Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Web Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Applications Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Web Applications Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Test Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (61.11%) Qt
2 7 (19.44%) MFC
3 6 (16.67%) .NET
4 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.56%) CSS
4 2 (5.56%) Web Services
4 2 (5.56%) HTML
4 2 (5.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 24 (66.67%) Firmware
2 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.89%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.78%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 25 (69.44%) Linux
2 9 (25.00%) UNIX
3 8 (22.22%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.56%) Android
5 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) Software Engineering
2 13 (36.11%) Embedded Software Development
3 8 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 5 (13.89%) Scrum
5 2 (5.56%) Software Architecture
5 2 (5.56%) MVC
5 2 (5.56%) OO
5 2 (5.56%) OOD
5 2 (5.56%) Multithreading
6 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (72.22%) C
2 15 (41.67%) Embedded C
2 15 (41.67%) Embedded C++
2 15 (41.67%) Assembly Language
3 14 (38.89%) C#
4 10 (27.78%) Java
5 7 (19.44%) SQL
6 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.56%) VB
6 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.22%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) EMC
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
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