The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
North East / Durham
Rank 25 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing C++ 2 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 1.89% 8.89% 2.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.00% 15.00% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 1
Median salary £30,000 £33,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -40.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
50 80 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 47.17% 59.26% 51.38%
Number of salaries quoted 41 74 42
Median salary £35,000 £33,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,700 £46,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

The demand trend of job ads across the Durham region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 January 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 Durham region with a requirement for C++.

1 18 (94.74%) C#
1 18 (94.74%) Software Engineering
2 16 (84.21%) Git (software)
2 16 (84.21%) Qt
2 16 (84.21%) Subversion
2 16 (84.21%) Linux
2 16 (84.21%) Ethernet
3 15 (78.95%) Firmware
4 14 (73.68%) Embedded C
4 14 (73.68%) Embedded C++
4 14 (73.68%) C
4 14 (73.68%) RS-232
4 14 (73.68%) RS-485
5 13 (68.42%) Android
5 13 (68.42%) Embedded Software Development
5 13 (68.42%) Apple iOS
5 13 (68.42%) Objective-C
5 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
5 13 (68.42%) Unix
5 13 (68.42%) UML
5 13 (68.42%) OO
5 13 (68.42%) MS Excel
5 13 (68.42%) Bluetooth
5 13 (68.42%) Java
6 4 (21.05%) Windows
7 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (10.53%) Games
8 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
8 2 (10.53%) WPF
8 2 (10.53%) Cross-Platform Development

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Durham 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:

Applications
1 13 (68.42%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (84.21%) Ethernet
2 14 (73.68%) RS-232
2 14 (73.68%) RS-485
3 13 (68.42%) Bluetooth
4 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (84.21%) Git (software)
1 16 (84.21%) Subversion
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.53%) Games
2 1 (5.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Software Engineer
2 16 (84.21%) C++ Software Engineer
3 14 (73.68%) C Software Engineer
3 14 (73.68%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 14 (73.68%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 14 (73.68%) Embedded C Engineer
3 14 (73.68%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 14 (73.68%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 14 (73.68%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 14 (73.68%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 14 (73.68%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 14 (73.68%) Embedded Engineer
3 14 (73.68%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Programmer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) Qt
2 2 (10.53%) WPF
3 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
1 1 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Linux
2 13 (68.42%) Android
2 13 (68.42%) Apple iOS
2 13 (68.42%) Unix
3 4 (21.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Software Engineering
2 13 (68.42%) Embedded Software Development
2 13 (68.42%) OO
2 13 (68.42%) UML
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Cross-Platform Development
5 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.26%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) C#
2 14 (73.68%) C
2 14 (73.68%) Embedded C
2 14 (73.68%) Embedded C++
3 13 (68.42%) Java
3 13 (68.42%) Objective-C
4 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) Firmware
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
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