The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills 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++ over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 40 19 27
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +8
Permanent jobs citing C++ 39 51 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 5.51% 9.24% 6.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.20% 18.15% 12.80%
Number of salaries quoted 34 48 39
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,250 £45,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C++
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region.

Programming Languages Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
424 281 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 59.89% 50.91% 48.45%
Number of salaries quoted 372 242 300
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C++ across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

C++
Salary Trend in the North East

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

C++ Salary Trend in the North East

C++
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C++ across the North East region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

C++ Salary Histogram in the North East

C++
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++ within the North East region over the 3 months to 6 March 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 -7 34 £40,000 -3.03% 9
Durham -8 5 £30,000 -14.28%
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 64 (63.37%) C#
2 54 (53.47%) Java
3 46 (45.54%) Software Engineering
4 40 (39.60%) SQL Server
5 39 (38.61%) .NET
6 33 (32.67%) SQL
6 33 (32.67%) Mathematics
6 33 (32.67%) Computer Science
6 33 (32.67%) WCF
7 32 (31.68%) XML
8 30 (29.70%) T-SQL
8 30 (29.70%) BizTalk Server
9 29 (28.71%) Team Foundation Server
10 27 (26.73%) Banking
11 25 (24.75%) Web Services
12 23 (22.77%) Mobile Payment
13 22 (21.78%) Mobile Banking
13 22 (21.78%) Mobile Commerce
14 21 (20.79%) Python
15 20 (19.80%) Android
15 20 (19.80%) Apple iOS
16 19 (18.81%) Agile Software Development
17 18 (17.82%) ASP.NET
17 18 (17.82%) Mobile App
18 17 (16.83%) iOS SDK
19 16 (15.84%) Scrum
19 16 (15.84%) Windows
19 16 (15.84%) Security Cleared
20 15 (14.85%) Visualisation
20 15 (14.85%) Games

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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.

Application Platforms
1 30 (29.70%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.98%) IIS
3 1 (0.99%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.99%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (6.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.97%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.95%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.97%) HTTPS
2 3 (2.97%) HTTP
2 3 (2.97%) ATM
3 1 (0.99%) GPRS
3 1 (0.99%) GSM
3 1 (0.99%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (39.60%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.94%) MySQL
3 4 (3.96%) DB2
3 4 (3.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.99%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (28.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (14.85%) Subversion
3 14 (13.86%) Git (software)
4 10 (9.90%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.98%) JUnit
5 2 (1.98%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.99%) Selenium
6 1 (0.99%) PHPUnit
General
1 27 (26.73%) Banking
2 15 (14.85%) Games
3 8 (7.92%) Retail
4 4 (3.96%) Finance
5 2 (1.98%) German Language
6 1 (0.99%) Advertising
6 1 (0.99%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 66 (65.35%) Developer
2 45 (44.55%) Software Engineer
3 30 (29.70%) Software Developer
4 28 (27.72%) C# Developer
5 17 (16.83%) .NET Developer
6 15 (14.85%) C# .NET Developer
7 13 (12.87%) Graduate
8 12 (11.88%) C++ Developer
8 12 (11.88%) C# Software Developer
9 10 (9.90%) .NET Software Engineer
10 9 (8.91%) C++ Software Developer
11 8 (7.92%) Applications Developer
11 8 (7.92%) C++ Software Engineer
11 8 (7.92%) C# Software Engineer
11 8 (7.92%) Programmer
12 5 (4.95%) Quality Engineer
12 5 (4.95%) QA Engineer
12 5 (4.95%) C++/C# Developer
12 5 (4.95%) Software Quality Engineer
13 4 (3.96%) Principal Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (38.61%) .NET
2 33 (32.67%) WCF
3 32 (31.68%) XML
4 25 (24.75%) Web Services
5 18 (17.82%) ASP.NET
6 17 (16.83%) iOS SDK
7 12 (11.88%) OpenGL
8 9 (8.91%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 6 (5.94%) REST
9 6 (5.94%) DirectX
10 5 (4.95%) XSLT
10 5 (4.95%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (3.96%) jQuery
11 4 (3.96%) .NET Framework
11 4 (3.96%) CSS
11 4 (3.96%) SOAP
11 4 (3.96%) J2EE
11 4 (3.96%) HTML
12 3 (2.97%) XSD
12 3 (2.97%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 33 (32.67%) Mathematics
1 33 (32.67%) Computer Science
2 23 (22.77%) Mobile Payment
3 22 (21.78%) Mobile Banking
4 18 (17.82%) Mobile App
5 15 (14.85%) Visualisation
6 8 (7.92%) CUDA
6 8 (7.92%) Physics
6 8 (7.92%) 3D Graphics
7 4 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.96%) Algorithms
8 3 (2.97%) Kinect
8 3 (2.97%) Tandem
8 3 (2.97%) Cryptography
8 3 (2.97%) EMV
8 3 (2.97%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.98%) Open Source
9 2 (1.98%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.99%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.99%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 20 (19.80%) Android
1 20 (19.80%) Apple iOS
2 16 (15.84%) Windows
3 14 (13.86%) Linux
4 3 (2.97%) Windows XP
4 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.97%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.97%) UNIX
5 1 (0.99%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.99%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (45.54%) Software Engineering
2 22 (21.78%) Mobile Commerce
3 19 (18.81%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (15.84%) Scrum
5 14 (13.86%) Multithreading
6 13 (12.87%) OO
7 12 (11.88%) Migration
8 9 (8.91%) MVC
8 9 (8.91%) 3D Visualisation
9 8 (7.92%) TDD
9 8 (7.92%) Web Development
10 7 (6.93%) OOP
11 6 (5.94%) Image Processing
11 6 (5.94%) 3D Programming
12 5 (4.95%) Software Architecture
12 5 (4.95%) MVVM
12 5 (4.95%) Coaching
13 4 (3.96%) Waterfall
14 3 (2.97%) Change Management
14 3 (2.97%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 64 (63.37%) C#
2 54 (53.47%) Java
3 33 (32.67%) SQL
4 30 (29.70%) T-SQL
5 21 (20.79%) Python
6 9 (8.91%) JavaScript
7 8 (7.92%) Ruby
8 6 (5.94%) C
8 6 (5.94%) HLSL
9 3 (2.97%) PL/1
9 3 (2.97%) JCL
9 3 (2.97%) Objective-C
9 3 (2.97%) XPath
9 3 (2.97%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.97%) COBOL
10 2 (1.98%) PHP
11 1 (0.99%) Scala
11 1 (0.99%) Clojure
11 1 (0.99%) PHP5
11 1 (0.99%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (15.84%) Security Cleared
2 14 (13.86%) Degree
3 10 (9.90%) Sun Certification
4 8 (7.92%) PhD
5 1 (0.99%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.92%) QA
2 6 (5.94%) ISO 9001
3 5 (4.95%) TickIT
3 5 (4.95%) ISO/IEC 12207
3 5 (4.95%) PCI DSS
3 5 (4.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.97%) ISO 8583
5 2 (1.98%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 10 (9.90%) Oracle
1 10 (9.90%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.97%) HP
2 3 (2.97%) NCR
2 3 (2.97%) VocaLink
2 3 (2.97%) IBM
3 2 (1.98%) Perforce
4 1 (0.99%) Pega
4 1 (0.99%) Sencha
4 1 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.99%) BT
4 1 (0.99%) Adobe
4 1 (0.99%) Sybase
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