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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 20 27 26
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 3 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 3.70% 4.55% 1.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.82% 8.89% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Average salary £32,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +1.53%
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
34 45 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 41.98% 51.14% 68.75%
Number of salaries quoted 28 38 71
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% +5.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £20,400 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £37,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 12 (85.71%) C
1 12 (85.71%) ISO 9000
1 12 (85.71%) EMC
1 12 (85.71%) UNIX
1 12 (85.71%) Linux
1 12 (85.71%) Electronics
1 12 (85.71%) LabVIEW
1 12 (85.71%) Degree
1 12 (85.71%) Qt
2 10 (71.43%) MS Excel
3 8 (57.14%) Firmware
3 8 (57.14%) MS Project
3 8 (57.14%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (28.57%) Legal
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (14.29%) jQuery
5 2 (14.29%) Android
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 2 (14.29%) CSS
5 2 (14.29%) Web Services
5 2 (14.29%) MVC
5 2 (14.29%) C#
5 2 (14.29%) HTML
5 2 (14.29%) Java
5 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) T-SQL

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 10 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 8 (57.14%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (85.71%) LabVIEW
General
1 12 (85.71%) Electronics
2 4 (28.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Design Engineer
1 8 (57.14%) Hardware Engineer
1 8 (57.14%) Electronics Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Designer
3 2 (14.29%) Web Applications Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) Qt
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
2 2 (14.29%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Firmware
1 8 (57.14%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) UNIX
1 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Android
2 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) MVC
1 2 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) C
2 2 (14.29%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (85.71%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) EMC
Copley, County Durham
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Durham
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Package - See description
Posted: 10 days ago
County Durham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago