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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 8 32 17
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -15
Permanent jobs citing C++ 21 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 16.28% 5.91% 7.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.18% 11.70% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 1
Median salary £31,500 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.88% +30.76%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
51 94 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 39.53% 50.54% 43.53%
Number of salaries quoted 51 78 25
Median salary £31,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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++
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Durham region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockton-on-Tees +4 1 £35,000 -30.00%
Hartlepool - 1 £34,000 -
C++
North East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 21 (95.45%) Software Engineering
2 17 (77.27%) Firmware
2 17 (77.27%) C
2 17 (77.27%) C#
3 16 (72.73%) RS-232
3 16 (72.73%) RS-485
3 16 (72.73%) Linux
3 16 (72.73%) Embedded C
3 16 (72.73%) Embedded C++
4 15 (68.18%) Subversion
4 15 (68.18%) Ethernet
4 15 (68.18%) Git (software)
4 15 (68.18%) Qt
5 13 (59.09%) OO
6 12 (54.55%) MS Excel
6 12 (54.55%) Bluetooth
6 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
6 12 (54.55%) UML
6 12 (54.55%) Unix
6 12 (54.55%) Java
6 12 (54.55%) Objective-C
6 12 (54.55%) Apple iOS
6 12 (54.55%) Embedded Software Development
6 12 (54.55%) Android
7 5 (22.73%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (18.18%) Algorithms
8 4 (18.18%) Wireless
8 4 (18.18%) Windows
8 4 (18.18%) ISO 9001
9 3 (13.64%) Agile Software 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 12 (54.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (72.73%) RS-232
1 16 (72.73%) RS-485
2 15 (68.18%) Ethernet
3 12 (54.55%) Bluetooth
4 4 (18.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (68.18%) Git (software)
1 15 (68.18%) Subversion
2 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (9.09%) Electronics
1 2 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Software Engineer
2 18 (81.82%) C++ Software Engineer
3 17 (77.27%) Embedded Engineer
3 17 (77.27%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 16 (72.73%) C Software Engineer
4 16 (72.73%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 16 (72.73%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 16 (72.73%) Embedded C Engineer
4 16 (72.73%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 16 (72.73%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 16 (72.73%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 16 (72.73%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 16 (72.73%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Programmer
6 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Software Programmer
7 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) Qt
2 2 (9.09%) WPF
3 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (18.18%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Linux
2 12 (54.55%) Android
2 12 (54.55%) Apple iOS
2 12 (54.55%) Unix
3 4 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Software Engineering
2 13 (59.09%) OO
3 12 (54.55%) Embedded Software Development
3 12 (54.55%) UML
4 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.09%) Cross-Platform Development
6 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.55%) Logistics
6 1 (4.55%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) C
1 17 (77.27%) C#
2 16 (72.73%) Embedded C
2 16 (72.73%) Embedded C++
3 12 (54.55%) Java
3 12 (54.55%) Objective-C
4 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (77.27%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft