The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Developer
Rank 65 68 67
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Developer 10 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.38% 1.02% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 1.06% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 4
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +10.38%
C++ Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
689 758 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.30% 96.68% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 583 627 566
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ Developer in the job title across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

C++ Developer
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C++ Developer across the North East region.

C++ Developer Salary Trend in the North East

C++ Developer
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Developer across the North East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

C++ Developer Salary Histogram in the North East

C++ Developer
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer within the North East region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Tyne and Wear -4 9 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Durham - 1 £35,000 -
C++ Developer
England

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North East region that cited C++ Developer in their job title 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 with C++ Developer in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (78.57%) Mathematics
3 10 (71.43%) 3D Graphics
4 8 (57.14%) C#
5 7 (50.00%) OpenGL
5 7 (50.00%) DirectX
5 7 (50.00%) Games
5 7 (50.00%) GLSL
5 7 (50.00%) HLSL
5 7 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 7 (50.00%) Algorithms
6 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (42.86%) Degree
7 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
8 3 (21.43%) Java
8 3 (21.43%) OO
8 3 (21.43%) PhD
8 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
8 3 (21.43%) Multithreading
8 3 (21.43%) Physics
8 3 (21.43%) CUDA
9 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
10 1 (7.14%) TDD
10 1 (7.14%) Subversion
10 1 (7.14%) Scrum
10 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
10 1 (7.14%) HTTP
10 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
10 1 (7.14%) SQL
10 1 (7.14%) .NET

C++ Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North East region that cited C++ Developer in their job title 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 with C++ Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) OpenGL
1 7 (50.00%) DirectX
1 7 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) Mathematics
2 10 (71.43%) 3D Graphics
3 7 (50.00%) Algorithms
4 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
5 3 (21.43%) Physics
5 3 (21.43%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) OO
2 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
2 3 (21.43%) Multithreading
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) UML
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C++
2 8 (57.14%) C#
3 7 (50.00%) GLSL
3 7 (50.00%) HLSL
4 3 (21.43%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
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