The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Software Engineer 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++ Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 65 74 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 17 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.32% 0.86% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.43% 0.90% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 0
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
C++ Software Engineer
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
699 781 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.36% 96.06% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 587 648 557
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
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++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the North East

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

C++ Software Engineer Salary Trend in the North East

C++ Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer across the North East region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

C++ Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the North East

C++ Software Engineer
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++ Software Engineer within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 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 +9 17 £30,000 -14.28% 2
C++ Software Engineer
England

C++ Software Engineer
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the North East region that cited C++ Software Engineer 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++ Software Engineer in their job title.

1 22 (100.00%) C++
1 22 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 22 (100.00%) Degree
1 22 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 21 (95.45%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 21 (95.45%) 3D Graphics
2 21 (95.45%) Games
2 21 (95.45%) C#
3 18 (81.82%) Mathematics
4 17 (77.27%) Physics
4 17 (77.27%) Multithreading
4 17 (77.27%) 3D Programming
4 17 (77.27%) Visualisation
4 17 (77.27%) HLSL
4 17 (77.27%) PhD
4 17 (77.27%) OpenGL
4 17 (77.27%) DirectX
5 9 (40.91%) Algorithms
6 4 (18.18%) OOP
6 4 (18.18%) OO
6 4 (18.18%) Android
6 4 (18.18%) Android Development
6 4 (18.18%) Mobile Development
7 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.55%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the North East region that cited C++ Software Engineer 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++ Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 21 (95.45%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (95.45%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 17 (77.27%) OpenGL
2 17 (77.27%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 22 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 21 (95.45%) 3D Graphics
3 18 (81.82%) Mathematics
4 17 (77.27%) Physics
4 17 (77.27%) Visualisation
5 9 (40.91%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (77.27%) Multithreading
2 17 (77.27%) 3D Programming
3 4 (18.18%) OOP
3 4 (18.18%) OO
3 4 (18.18%) Android Development
3 4 (18.18%) Mobile Development
4 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.55%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C++
2 21 (95.45%) C#
3 17 (77.27%) HLSL
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Degree
2 17 (77.27%) PhD
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
IT Connections Ltd
Posted: 12 hours ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 5 days ago