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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 23 34 33
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Permanent jobs citing C++ 73 45 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 9.22% 6.22% 5.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.43% 11.48% 10.33%
Number of salaries quoted 63 41 34
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £31,400 £24,475
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
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
506 392 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 63.89% 54.14% 50.69%
Number of salaries quoted 437 344 329
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,300 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +10 51 £38,000 -10.58% 16
Durham +5 20 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Teesside - 2 £47,500 -
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 75 (70.09%) C#
2 49 (45.79%) Software Engineering
3 45 (42.06%) Java
3 45 (42.06%) .NET
4 34 (31.78%) Degree
5 31 (28.97%) SQL Server
6 29 (27.10%) Computer Science
7 28 (26.17%) SQL
8 27 (25.23%) Mathematics
9 26 (24.30%) Games
10 24 (22.43%) WCF
10 24 (22.43%) T-SQL
11 23 (21.50%) C
12 22 (20.56%) OO
12 22 (20.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 21 (19.63%) Subversion
13 21 (19.63%) 3D Graphics
14 20 (18.69%) Agile Software Development
14 20 (18.69%) Git (software)
15 19 (17.76%) Team Foundation Server
15 19 (17.76%) Visualisation
15 19 (17.76%) BizTalk Server
15 19 (17.76%) OpenGL
15 19 (17.76%) Scrum
16 18 (16.82%) Multithreading
16 18 (16.82%) Linux
17 17 (15.89%) XML
17 17 (15.89%) UNIX
18 16 (14.95%) ASP.NET
19 15 (14.02%) DirectX

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 19 (17.76%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (5.61%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.54%) Ethernet
2 6 (5.61%) Bluetooth
3 2 (1.87%) HTTP
3 2 (1.87%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.93%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.93%) GPRS
4 1 (0.93%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (28.97%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.54%) MySQL
3 6 (5.61%) DB2
4 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.93%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (19.63%) Subversion
2 20 (18.69%) Git (software)
3 19 (17.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (7.48%) Mercurial
5 6 (5.61%) JUnit
6 4 (3.74%) LabVIEW
7 3 (2.80%) JIRA
8 2 (1.87%) Redmine
9 1 (0.93%) Facilita Forecast
9 1 (0.93%) LoadUI
9 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.93%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.93%) JMeter
General
1 26 (24.30%) Games
2 9 (8.41%) Banking
3 6 (5.61%) Electronics
4 3 (2.80%) Retail
5 1 (0.93%) Finance
5 1 (0.93%) Legal
Job Titles
1 56 (52.34%) Developer
2 35 (32.71%) Software Engineer
3 21 (19.63%) C# Developer
4 20 (18.69%) Software Developer
5 17 (15.89%) C++ Software Engineer
6 12 (11.21%) .NET Developer
7 11 (10.28%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (9.35%) Programmer
9 9 (8.41%) C++ Developer
9 9 (8.41%) C# Software Developer
10 8 (7.48%) C# Software Engineer
11 6 (5.61%) Applications Developer
11 6 (5.61%) Firmware Engineer
12 5 (4.67%) Graphics Programmer
12 5 (4.67%) Software Programmer
12 5 (4.67%) Graduate
12 5 (4.67%) Lead Developer
12 5 (4.67%) C++ Programmer
12 5 (4.67%) Electronics Engineer
12 5 (4.67%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (42.06%) .NET
2 24 (22.43%) WCF
3 22 (20.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 19 (17.76%) OpenGL
5 17 (15.89%) XML
6 16 (14.95%) ASP.NET
7 15 (14.02%) DirectX
8 12 (11.21%) Web Services
9 10 (9.35%) Qt
10 9 (8.41%) iOS SDK
11 7 (6.54%) Java EE
12 6 (5.61%) .NET Framework
12 6 (5.61%) JMS
12 6 (5.61%) J2EE
13 5 (4.67%) Swing
13 5 (4.67%) Spring
13 5 (4.67%) REST
13 5 (4.67%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (4.67%) JavaFX
14 3 (2.80%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 29 (27.10%) Computer Science
2 27 (25.23%) Mathematics
3 21 (19.63%) 3D Graphics
4 19 (17.76%) Visualisation
5 15 (14.02%) Mobile App
6 14 (13.08%) Physics
7 10 (9.35%) Algorithms
8 9 (8.41%) Mobile Banking
8 9 (8.41%) Mobile Payment
9 6 (5.61%) CUDA
10 5 (4.67%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (2.80%) Kinect
11 3 (2.80%) Open Source
12 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
13 1 (0.93%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.82%) Linux
2 17 (15.89%) UNIX
3 13 (12.15%) Windows
3 13 (12.15%) Android
4 9 (8.41%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (45.79%) Software Engineering
2 22 (20.56%) OO
3 20 (18.69%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (17.76%) Scrum
5 18 (16.82%) Multithreading
6 14 (13.08%) UML
7 12 (11.21%) 3D Programming
8 11 (10.28%) Migration
9 10 (9.35%) Software Delivery
10 9 (8.41%) Mobile Commerce
10 9 (8.41%) OOP
11 8 (7.48%) Web Development
12 7 (6.54%) 3D Visualisation
12 7 (6.54%) Waterfall
13 6 (5.61%) Embedded Software Development
13 6 (5.61%) RUP
14 5 (4.67%) SOA
14 5 (4.67%) MVC
14 5 (4.67%) TDD
14 5 (4.67%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 75 (70.09%) C#
2 45 (42.06%) Java
3 28 (26.17%) SQL
4 24 (22.43%) T-SQL
5 23 (21.50%) C
6 15 (14.02%) HLSL
7 13 (12.15%) Python
8 7 (6.54%) JavaScript
8 7 (6.54%) Embedded C
8 7 (6.54%) Assembly Language
9 6 (5.61%) Embedded C++
9 6 (5.61%) Scala
10 4 (3.74%) Ruby
11 3 (2.80%) GLSL
12 2 (1.87%) PHP5
12 2 (1.87%) Perl
12 2 (1.87%) PHP
13 1 (0.93%) Ada
13 1 (0.93%) Clojure
13 1 (0.93%) XPath
Qualifications
1 34 (31.78%) Degree
2 14 (13.08%) PhD
3 13 (12.15%) Security Cleared
4 8 (7.48%) Sun Certification
5 2 (1.87%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.35%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.93%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (9.35%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (11.21%) Oracle
1 12 (11.21%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.61%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (5.61%) Pega
3 4 (3.74%) EMC
4 1 (0.93%) BT
4 1 (0.93%) HP
4 1 (0.93%) Sybase
Durham, County Durham
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum Relocation + BUPA + Life + Flexi + Y
Posted: 3 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Newton Blue
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Newton Blue
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Microsoft Certs and Amazing Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Betting Appointments
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Omlis
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Omlis
Salary: From £22,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, Newcastle
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: £55,120
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 22 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago