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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 33 19 51
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +32
Permanent jobs citing C++ 53 61 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 6.97% 9.87% 3.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.99% 17.99% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 46 61 20
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
442 339 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 58.16% 54.85% 55.15%
Number of salaries quoted 390 300 316
Average salary £35,866 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.47% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,218 £45,000 £44,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
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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 -2 47 £38,000 -10.58% 2
Durham -5 4 £55,000 +69.23%
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 92 (66.19%) C#
2 78 (56.12%) Java
3 52 (37.41%) SQL
3 52 (37.41%) XML
4 48 (34.53%) Software Engineering
4 48 (34.53%) Computer Science
5 45 (32.37%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (32.37%) Degree
5 45 (32.37%) Mathematics
6 43 (30.94%) Web Services
7 39 (28.06%) C
8 37 (26.62%) SQL Server
9 34 (24.46%) BizTalk Server
10 33 (23.74%) .NET
11 32 (23.02%) WCF
12 30 (21.58%) Linux
13 29 (20.86%) T-SQL
13 29 (20.86%) Banking
13 29 (20.86%) Team Foundation Server
14 26 (18.71%) UNIX
15 25 (17.99%) Python
15 25 (17.99%) Mobile Payment
16 24 (17.27%) Multithreading
17 23 (16.55%) Mobile Commerce
17 23 (16.55%) Mobile Banking
18 22 (15.83%) Security Cleared
19 21 (15.11%) Apple iOS
19 21 (15.11%) Relational Database
20 20 (14.39%) Client/Server
21 19 (13.67%) SOAP

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 34 (24.46%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (2.16%) Node.js
3 2 (1.44%) WordPress
3 2 (1.44%) IIS
3 2 (1.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (11.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.72%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.88%) BASE24
2 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.60%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.88%) ATM
2 4 (2.88%) HTTP
3 3 (2.16%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.72%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (26.62%) SQL Server
2 21 (15.11%) Relational Database
3 9 (6.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.60%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.88%) DB2
6 1 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.72%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 29 (20.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (10.07%) Subversion
3 13 (9.35%) Git (software)
4 12 (8.63%) VTune
5 8 (5.76%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.44%) ClearCase
6 2 (1.44%) Xcode
7 1 (0.72%) JUnit
7 1 (0.72%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.72%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.72%) Selenium
General
1 29 (20.86%) Banking
2 19 (13.67%) Games
3 13 (9.35%) Retail
4 5 (3.60%) Finance
4 5 (3.60%) Advertising
5 2 (1.44%) German Language
6 1 (0.72%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 86 (61.87%) Developer
2 53 (38.13%) Software Developer
3 39 (28.06%) Software Engineer
4 29 (20.86%) C# Developer
5 18 (12.95%) Graduate
6 15 (10.79%) Programmer
6 15 (10.79%) C++ Developer
6 15 (10.79%) C# Software Developer
7 14 (10.07%) .NET Developer
8 12 (8.63%) C++ Software Developer
8 12 (8.63%) C# .NET Developer
9 10 (7.19%) C++/C# Developer
9 10 (7.19%) .NET Software Engineer
10 8 (5.76%) C# Software Engineer
10 8 (5.76%) Quality Engineer
10 8 (5.76%) Software Quality Engineer
10 8 (5.76%) QA Engineer
11 7 (5.04%) Principal Software Developer
12 5 (3.60%) SQL Programmer
12 5 (3.60%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (37.41%) XML
2 43 (30.94%) Web Services
3 33 (23.74%) .NET
4 32 (23.02%) WCF
5 19 (13.67%) SOAP
5 19 (13.67%) OpenGL
6 17 (12.23%) iOS SDK
7 14 (10.07%) ASP.NET
8 12 (8.63%) DirectX
8 12 (8.63%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 10 (7.19%) HTML
9 10 (7.19%) CSS
10 5 (3.60%) XSLT
10 5 (3.60%) HTML5
10 5 (3.60%) .NET Framework
11 4 (2.88%) jQuery
11 4 (2.88%) J2EE
11 4 (2.88%) Unreal Engine
11 4 (2.88%) Backbone.js
12 3 (2.16%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 48 (34.53%) Computer Science
2 45 (32.37%) Mathematics
3 25 (17.99%) Mobile Payment
4 23 (16.55%) Mobile Banking
5 20 (14.39%) Client/Server
6 19 (13.67%) Mobile App
7 18 (12.95%) Visualisation
8 15 (10.79%) Algorithms
9 13 (9.35%) 3D Graphics
10 11 (7.91%) Augmented Reality
11 9 (6.47%) CUDA
12 7 (5.04%) Physics
13 5 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
14 4 (2.88%) iPhone
14 4 (2.88%) Tandem
14 4 (2.88%) Cryptography
14 4 (2.88%) Animation
14 4 (2.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 4 (2.88%) EMV
14 4 (2.88%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 30 (21.58%) Linux
2 26 (18.71%) UNIX
3 21 (15.11%) Apple iOS
4 19 (13.67%) Android
4 19 (13.67%) Windows
5 4 (2.88%) Windows XP
5 4 (2.88%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.72%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.72%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (34.53%) Software Engineering
2 45 (32.37%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (17.27%) Multithreading
4 23 (16.55%) Mobile Commerce
5 19 (13.67%) Mentoring
6 18 (12.95%) 3D Visualisation
6 18 (12.95%) Waterfall
7 16 (11.51%) Scrum
8 15 (10.79%) OO
9 14 (10.07%) Migration
10 11 (7.91%) 3D Rendering
11 9 (6.47%) TDD
12 7 (5.04%) Image Processing
12 7 (5.04%) MVC
13 5 (3.60%) ITIL
13 5 (3.60%) ERP
13 5 (3.60%) OOD
13 5 (3.60%) Coaching
13 5 (3.60%) iOS Development
14 4 (2.88%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 92 (66.19%) C#
2 78 (56.12%) Java
3 52 (37.41%) SQL
4 39 (28.06%) C
5 29 (20.86%) T-SQL
6 25 (17.99%) Python
7 13 (9.35%) Ruby
8 12 (8.63%) HLSL
9 10 (7.19%) JavaScript
10 9 (6.47%) Perl
11 8 (5.76%) PHP
11 8 (5.76%) VB
12 6 (4.32%) Objective-C
13 4 (2.88%) JCL
13 4 (2.88%) PL/1
13 4 (2.88%) COBOL
13 4 (2.88%) PowerShell
14 3 (2.16%) XPath
15 1 (0.72%) PHP5
15 1 (0.72%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 45 (32.37%) Degree
2 22 (15.83%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.76%) Sun Certification
4 3 (2.16%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.16%) PhD
5 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.23%) QA
2 9 (6.47%) ISO 9001
3 8 (5.76%) TickIT
3 8 (5.76%) ISO/IEC 12207
3 8 (5.76%) PCI DSS
3 8 (5.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.88%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.72%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (0.72%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (2.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (9.35%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.04%) HP
3 5 (3.60%) F5
4 4 (2.88%) Twitter
4 4 (2.88%) VocaLink
4 4 (2.88%) NCR
4 4 (2.88%) Oracle
4 4 (2.88%) IBM
5 3 (2.16%) Sencha
6 2 (1.44%) Perforce
7 1 (0.72%) EMC
7 1 (0.72%) Adobe
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Gem Partnership
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