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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 31 19 26
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Permanent jobs citing C++ 8 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 4.30% 4.71% 3.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.25% 11.43% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 3
Average salary £50,000 £32,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -3.03%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
97 35 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 52.15% 41.18% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 78 28 36
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +6.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £39,500 £41,500
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 4 September 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 4 September 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
Darlington - 1 £50,000 - 1
C++
North East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 24 (70.59%) UML
2 23 (67.65%) .NET
2 23 (67.65%) Degree
3 20 (58.82%) Java
4 19 (55.88%) C#
5 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 17 (50.00%) Java EE
6 16 (47.06%) OO
7 15 (44.12%) Swing
7 15 (44.12%) SOA
7 15 (44.12%) .NET Framework
7 15 (44.12%) Spring
7 15 (44.12%) JavaFX
7 15 (44.12%) Software Delivery
8 14 (41.18%) C
9 13 (38.24%) UNIX
9 13 (38.24%) ISO 9000
9 13 (38.24%) Firmware
9 13 (38.24%) Qt
9 13 (38.24%) Linux
10 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
10 8 (23.53%) Electronics
11 7 (20.59%) LabVIEW
11 7 (20.59%) EMC
11 7 (20.59%) Subversion
11 7 (20.59%) Embedded Systems
11 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
12 6 (17.65%) Embedded Software Development
12 6 (17.65%) Mobile App
12 6 (17.65%) Assembly Language

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (17.65%) Bluetooth
1 6 (17.65%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) LabVIEW
1 7 (20.59%) Subversion
1 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (23.53%) Electronics
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Legal
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (58.82%) Developer
2 18 (52.94%) Lead Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Design Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Hardware Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Electronics Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Firmware Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) C++ Team Leader
5 2 (5.88%) Java Team Leader
5 2 (5.88%) Team Leader
5 2 (5.88%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (5.88%) Development Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.94%) C++ Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (67.65%) .NET
2 17 (50.00%) Java EE
3 15 (44.12%) JavaFX
3 15 (44.12%) Swing
3 15 (44.12%) Spring
3 15 (44.12%) .NET Framework
4 13 (38.24%) Qt
5 1 (2.94%) HTML5
5 1 (2.94%) iOS SDK
5 1 (2.94%) Android SDK
5 1 (2.94%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (2.94%) CSS
5 1 (2.94%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (17.65%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (38.24%) UNIX
1 13 (38.24%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Android
2 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (70.59%) UML
2 16 (47.06%) OO
3 15 (44.12%) SOA
3 15 (44.12%) Software Delivery
4 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
5 6 (17.65%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (2.94%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (2.94%) DevOps
6 1 (2.94%) Data Privacy
6 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.94%) Coaching
6 1 (2.94%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (2.94%) Project Management
6 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.94%) Open Source
6 1 (2.94%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (58.82%) Java
2 19 (55.88%) C#
3 14 (41.18%) C
4 6 (17.65%) Embedded C
4 6 (17.65%) Embedded C++
4 6 (17.65%) Assembly Language
5 1 (2.94%) Ruby
5 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (67.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (38.24%) ISO 9000
2 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 13 (38.24%) Firmware
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.59%) EMC
3 1 (2.94%) Sitecore
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Cubic Transportation Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Darlington, County Durham
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Durham, County Durham
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 2 days ago