The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 18 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 5 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 4.67% 16.67% 12.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.64% 29.87% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 22 5
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C++
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Durham region.

Programming Languages Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
47 77 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 43.93% 55.80% 73.17%
Number of salaries quoted 34 66 29
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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++
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 27 February 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newton Aycliffe - 5 £30,000 -
C++
North East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (85.71%) Java
3 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
4 9 (64.29%) Oracle
5 8 (57.14%) Python
6 7 (50.00%) XML
6 7 (50.00%) .NET
7 6 (42.86%) Banking
7 6 (42.86%) Retail
7 6 (42.86%) MySQL
7 6 (42.86%) OOP
7 6 (42.86%) OO
7 6 (42.86%) REST
8 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (35.71%) Software Architecture
8 5 (35.71%) MVVM
8 5 (35.71%) Web Development
8 5 (35.71%) Coaching
8 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
8 5 (35.71%) SQL
8 5 (35.71%) MVC
9 4 (28.57%) Finance
9 4 (28.57%) Change Management
9 4 (28.57%) Tandem
9 4 (28.57%) Mainframe
9 4 (28.57%) Windows XP
9 4 (28.57%) ATM
9 4 (28.57%) BASE24
9 4 (28.57%) ISO 8583
9 4 (28.57%) Cryptography

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) IIS
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) ATM
1 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (42.86%) MySQL
3 4 (28.57%) DB2
4 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) ClearCase
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) PHPUnit
General
1 6 (42.86%) Banking
1 6 (42.86%) Retail
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Applications Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Technical Specialist
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Technical Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) C Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C++ Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) XML
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) REST
3 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
4 4 (28.57%) J2EE
5 3 (21.43%) Web Services
6 2 (14.29%) XSLT
6 2 (14.29%) Middleware
7 1 (7.14%) Spring
7 1 (7.14%) JSON
7 1 (7.14%) Symfony
7 1 (7.14%) jQuery
7 1 (7.14%) MooTools
7 1 (7.14%) YAML
7 1 (7.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) EMV
1 4 (28.57%) Mainframe
1 4 (28.57%) Tandem
1 4 (28.57%) Cryptography
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
3 1 (7.14%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
1 4 (28.57%) Windows XP
1 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) OOP
1 6 (42.86%) OO
2 5 (35.71%) MVC
2 5 (35.71%) Web Development
2 5 (35.71%) Software Architecture
2 5 (35.71%) MVVM
2 5 (35.71%) Coaching
3 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 4 (28.57%) Change Management
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) SOA
5 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 1 (7.14%) BDD
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
6 1 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (85.71%) Java
3 8 (57.14%) Python
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 4 (28.57%) PL/1
5 4 (28.57%) JCL
5 4 (28.57%) COBOL
6 3 (21.43%) Ruby
7 2 (14.29%) C
8 1 (7.14%) Clojure
8 1 (7.14%) PHP5
8 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
8 1 (7.14%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) ISO 8583
1 4 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) IBM
2 4 (28.57%) HP
2 4 (28.57%) NCR
2 4 (28.57%) VocaLink