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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
England / North East
Rank 51 47 37
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Permanent jobs citing C++ 22 27 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.30% 4.35% 5.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.41% 7.65% 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 21 27 35
Median salary £40,000 £33,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -13.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
343 353 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 51.42% 56.84% 56.22%
Number of salaries quoted 290 317 341
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the North East region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
Tyne and Wear -1 14 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Durham -2 2 £30,000 -9.09% 2
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 North East region with a requirement for C++.

1 55 (83.33%) C#
2 44 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 42 (63.64%) Java
4 30 (45.45%) OO
5 28 (42.42%) C
6 27 (40.91%) Subversion
6 27 (40.91%) Git (software)
7 23 (34.85%) Linux
7 23 (34.85%) Security Cleared
7 23 (34.85%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 19 (28.79%) .NET
10 18 (27.27%) Firmware
11 17 (25.76%) Ethernet
11 17 (25.76%) Embedded C++
11 17 (25.76%) SC Cleared
11 17 (25.76%) Qt
12 16 (24.24%) Embedded C
12 16 (24.24%) RS-232
12 16 (24.24%) RS-485
13 15 (22.73%) MS Excel
13 15 (22.73%) SQL
13 15 (22.73%) SQL Server
14 14 (21.21%) T-SQL
14 14 (21.21%) UML
14 14 (21.21%) Unix
14 14 (21.21%) Bluetooth
14 14 (21.21%) Scrum
14 14 (21.21%) Objective-C
14 14 (21.21%) Apple iOS

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

Application Platforms
1 11 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (13.64%) Apache Pig
2 9 (13.64%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.52%) JBoss
3 1 (1.52%) Mule
3 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (22.73%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (25.76%) Ethernet
2 16 (24.24%) RS-232
2 16 (24.24%) RS-485
3 14 (21.21%) Bluetooth
4 2 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 12 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (13.64%) Apache Hive
3 9 (13.64%) Hadoop
3 9 (13.64%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (40.91%) Git (software)
1 27 (40.91%) Subversion
2 10 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.03%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.03%) Gradle
4 1 (1.52%) GCC
4 1 (1.52%) GDB
4 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (12.12%) Games
2 5 (7.58%) Automotive
3 3 (4.55%) Marketing
3 3 (4.55%) Retail
4 1 (1.52%) Electronics
4 1 (1.52%) Law
Job Titles
1 39 (59.09%) Software Engineer
2 25 (37.88%) Developer
3 21 (31.82%) C++ Software Engineer
4 20 (30.30%) Software Developer
5 16 (24.24%) C Software Engineer
5 16 (24.24%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
5 16 (24.24%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 16 (24.24%) Embedded C Engineer
5 16 (24.24%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 16 (24.24%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 16 (24.24%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 16 (24.24%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 16 (24.24%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 16 (24.24%) Embedded Engineer
5 16 (24.24%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 14 (21.21%) C# Developer
7 10 (15.15%) .NET Developer
7 10 (15.15%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (13.64%) C# Software Developer
9 7 (10.61%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (28.79%) .NET
2 17 (25.76%) Qt
3 12 (18.18%) .NET Framework
3 12 (18.18%) WCF
4 10 (15.15%) Web Services
4 10 (15.15%) XML
5 4 (6.06%) MFC
5 4 (6.06%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 2 (3.03%) DirectX
6 2 (3.03%) OpenGL
6 2 (3.03%) WPF
7 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.52%) Java EE
7 1 (1.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) Cyber Attack
2 8 (12.12%) Visualisation
3 6 (9.09%) Algorithms
3 6 (9.09%) Mathematics
4 5 (7.58%) Oculus Rift
5 4 (6.06%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.55%) Kinect
7 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.03%) Augmented Reality
7 2 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (3.03%) HTC Vive
7 2 (3.03%) Physics
8 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.52%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 23 (34.85%) Linux
2 14 (21.21%) Android
2 14 (21.21%) Apple iOS
2 14 (21.21%) Unix
3 6 (9.09%) Windows
4 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 30 (45.45%) OO
3 23 (34.85%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (21.21%) Embedded Software Development
4 14 (21.21%) Scrum
4 14 (21.21%) UML
5 9 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (13.64%) Ethical Hacking
5 9 (13.64%) Reverse Engineering
6 5 (7.58%) Migration
6 5 (7.58%) SDLC
6 5 (7.58%) TDD
7 4 (6.06%) Cross-Platform Development
7 4 (6.06%) OOP
8 3 (4.55%) 3D Visualisation
8 3 (4.55%) Multithreaded Programming
8 3 (4.55%) Multithreading
8 3 (4.55%) OOD
8 3 (4.55%) Pair Programming
8 3 (4.55%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 55 (83.33%) C#
2 42 (63.64%) Java
3 28 (42.42%) C
4 17 (25.76%) Embedded C++
5 16 (24.24%) Embedded C
6 15 (22.73%) SQL
7 14 (21.21%) Objective-C
7 14 (21.21%) T-SQL
8 12 (18.18%) Python
8 12 (18.18%) Scala
9 3 (4.55%) Ruby
10 2 (3.03%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.03%) HLSL
10 2 (3.03%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 23 (34.85%) Security Cleared
2 17 (25.76%) SC Cleared
3 13 (19.70%) Degree
4 9 (13.64%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.52%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (27.27%) Firmware
2 2 (3.03%) Docker
2 2 (3.03%) LXC
Vendors
1 22 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.15%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (1.52%) WSO2
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