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 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 55 28 36
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +8
Permanent jobs citing C++ 26 75 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.51% 9.52% 5.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.22% 14.88% 10.98%
Number of salaries quoted 24 65 41
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,300 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,550 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
418 504 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 56.49% 63.96% 54.59%
Number of salaries quoted 371 436 360
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 2 May 2016.

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 2 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -25 24 £35,000 +1.44% 5
Durham -21 2 £39,500 +12.85% 1
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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 41 (77.36%) C#
2 20 (37.74%) .NET
3 18 (33.96%) Visualisation
4 16 (30.19%) OO
4 16 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (28.30%) Software Engineering
6 13 (24.53%) OOP
6 13 (24.53%) C
7 12 (22.64%) Java
8 11 (20.75%) Python
8 11 (20.75%) Linux
8 11 (20.75%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 10 (18.87%) Scrum
10 9 (16.98%) Retail
10 9 (16.98%) Automotive
10 9 (16.98%) Games
10 9 (16.98%) 3D Visualisation
10 9 (16.98%) Kinect
10 9 (16.98%) Oculus Rift
11 8 (15.09%) Firmware
11 8 (15.09%) Unix
11 8 (15.09%) Marketing
12 7 (13.21%) WCF
12 7 (13.21%) ISO 9000
12 7 (13.21%) SQL
12 7 (13.21%) Electronics
12 7 (13.21%) Qt
13 6 (11.32%) RESTful
13 6 (11.32%) Git (software)
13 6 (11.32%) Embedded Systems

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 2 (3.77%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.89%) IIS
2 1 (1.89%) Node.js
2 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.77%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.89%) GitHub
2 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Bluetooth
1 2 (3.77%) Ethernet
1 2 (3.77%) RS-232
1 2 (3.77%) RS-485
2 1 (1.89%) HTTP
2 1 (1.89%) Internet
2 1 (1.89%) Wireless
2 1 (1.89%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Git (software)
1 6 (11.32%) LabVIEW
2 5 (9.43%) Subversion
3 4 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.89%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.89%) Selenium
4 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (16.98%) Automotive
1 9 (16.98%) Games
1 9 (16.98%) Retail
2 8 (15.09%) Marketing
3 7 (13.21%) Electronics
4 3 (5.66%) Finance
5 2 (3.77%) Advertising
5 2 (3.77%) Banking
6 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) Programmer
2 11 (20.75%) Software Engineer
3 9 (16.98%) Developer
4 7 (13.21%) Junior
5 5 (9.43%) .NET Developer
5 5 (9.43%) C# Software Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Design Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Electronics Design Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Electronics Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Graphics Programmer
5 5 (9.43%) Hardware Design Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Hardware Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) C# Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Embedded Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Junior Programmer
6 4 (7.55%) Tools Programmer
7 3 (5.66%) Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Firmware Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Graduate Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (37.74%) .NET
2 11 (20.75%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 7 (13.21%) Qt
3 7 (13.21%) WCF
4 6 (11.32%) RESTful
5 5 (9.43%) .NET Framework
5 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET
5 5 (9.43%) DirectX
5 5 (9.43%) JSON
5 5 (9.43%) OpenGL
5 5 (9.43%) SOAP
5 5 (9.43%) XML
6 4 (7.55%) Web Services
7 3 (5.66%) Entity Framework
7 3 (5.66%) HTML
8 2 (3.77%) CSS
8 2 (3.77%) HTML5
8 2 (3.77%) REST
8 2 (3.77%) Unity DI Container
8 2 (3.77%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (33.96%) Visualisation
2 9 (16.98%) Kinect
2 9 (16.98%) Oculus Rift
3 6 (11.32%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (9.43%) 3D Graphics
5 4 (7.55%) Mobile App
6 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.77%) Algorithms
7 2 (3.77%) Clustering
7 2 (3.77%) Mathematics
7 2 (3.77%) Physics
7 2 (3.77%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.89%) Applied Mathematics
8 1 (1.89%) Internet of Things
8 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.75%) Linux
2 8 (15.09%) Unix
3 4 (7.55%) Android
3 4 (7.55%) Apple iOS
4 3 (5.66%) Windows
5 1 (1.89%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (30.19%) OO
2 15 (28.30%) Software Engineering
3 13 (24.53%) OOP
4 10 (18.87%) Scrum
5 9 (16.98%) 3D Visualisation
6 6 (11.32%) TDD
7 5 (9.43%) Mentoring
8 4 (7.55%) Multithreading
8 4 (7.55%) Workflow
9 3 (5.66%) Business Analysis
9 3 (5.66%) Document Management
9 3 (5.66%) Microservices
9 3 (5.66%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (5.66%) UML
10 2 (3.77%) BDD
10 2 (3.77%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (3.77%) Embedded Software Development
10 2 (3.77%) MVVM
10 2 (3.77%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 41 (77.36%) C#
2 13 (24.53%) C
3 12 (22.64%) Java
4 11 (20.75%) Python
5 7 (13.21%) SQL
6 5 (9.43%) HLSL
6 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
6 5 (9.43%) Ruby
7 4 (7.55%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.77%) Assembly Language
8 2 (3.77%) Embedded C
8 2 (3.77%) Embedded C++
8 2 (3.77%) Scala
9 1 (1.89%) Go
9 1 (1.89%) PHP
9 1 (1.89%) PHP 5
9 1 (1.89%) R
9 1 (1.89%) VB
9 1 (1.89%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.89%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 8 (15.09%) Firmware
2 2 (3.77%) Docker
3 1 (1.89%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (9.43%) EMC
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.77%) Google
3 2 (3.77%) Rally
4 1 (1.89%) Zend
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