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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 8 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 20 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 17.39% 11.54% 7.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.78% 19.23% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 4
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.25%
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
72 78 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 62.61% 60.00% 64.91%
Number of salaries quoted 66 65 35
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £21,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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++
Salary Histogram in Durham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the Durham region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 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
Stockton-on-Tees - 5 £50,000 - 1
Newton Aycliffe - 4 £30,000 -
C++
North East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 18 (78.26%) .NET
2 12 (52.17%) C#
2 12 (52.17%) Java
2 12 (52.17%) UML
3 11 (47.83%) C
4 10 (43.48%) ISO 9000
4 10 (43.48%) Firmware
4 10 (43.48%) OO
4 10 (43.48%) UNIX
4 10 (43.48%) Linux
4 10 (43.48%) Degree
4 10 (43.48%) Qt
5 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
5 7 (30.43%) Subversion
5 7 (30.43%) Python
6 6 (26.09%) Bluetooth
6 6 (26.09%) Assembly Language
6 6 (26.09%) Ethernet
6 6 (26.09%) Embedded C
6 6 (26.09%) Embedded C++
6 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
6 6 (26.09%) Embedded Software Development
6 6 (26.09%) Mobile App
7 5 (21.74%) REST
7 5 (21.74%) Software Delivery
7 5 (21.74%) JavaFX
7 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (21.74%) Software Architecture
7 5 (21.74%) MVVM
7 5 (21.74%) Spring

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Bluetooth
1 6 (26.09%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) MySQL
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Subversion
1 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
2 4 (17.39%) LabVIEW
General
1 5 (21.74%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Firmware Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Applications Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Lead Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Design Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Hardware Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) ScrumMaster
5 1 (4.35%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (78.26%) .NET
2 10 (43.48%) Qt
3 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (21.74%) REST
3 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
3 5 (21.74%) Swing
3 5 (21.74%) Spring
3 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
3 5 (21.74%) Java EE
3 5 (21.74%) JavaFX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Mobile App
2 4 (17.39%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) UNIX
1 10 (43.48%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) UML
2 10 (43.48%) OO
3 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
3 6 (26.09%) Embedded Software Development
4 5 (21.74%) OOP
4 5 (21.74%) Software Delivery
4 5 (21.74%) Web Development
4 5 (21.74%) Software Architecture
4 5 (21.74%) MVVM
4 5 (21.74%) SOA
4 5 (21.74%) MVC
5 2 (8.70%) Scrum
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.35%) Coaching
6 1 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) C#
1 12 (52.17%) Java
2 11 (47.83%) C
3 7 (30.43%) Python
4 6 (26.09%) Embedded C
4 6 (26.09%) Embedded C++
4 6 (26.09%) Assembly Language
5 2 (8.70%) Ruby
6 1 (4.35%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (43.48%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) EMC
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago