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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 40 20 41
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +21
Permanent jobs citing C++ 33 58 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.90% 10.18% 4.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.62% 18.83% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 31 57 29
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 £30,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £48,000
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
383 308 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 56.91% 54.04% 53.13%
Number of salaries quoted 343 271 309
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 28 January 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 28 January 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 -16 29 £38,000 -10.58% 5
Durham -13 3 £55,000 +57.14% 1
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 69 (61.61%) C#
2 64 (57.14%) Java
3 44 (39.29%) XML
4 42 (37.50%) SQL
5 38 (33.93%) Software Engineering
6 37 (33.04%) Web Services
6 37 (33.04%) SQL Server
7 36 (32.14%) BizTalk Server
8 34 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (30.36%) .NET
8 34 (30.36%) WCF
9 31 (27.68%) Team Foundation Server
9 31 (27.68%) T-SQL
10 30 (26.79%) Mathematics
10 30 (26.79%) Computer Science
11 29 (25.89%) Banking
12 25 (22.32%) Mobile Payment
13 23 (20.54%) Mobile Banking
13 23 (20.54%) Mobile Commerce
13 23 (20.54%) Linux
14 22 (19.64%) Security Cleared
15 20 (17.86%) Apple iOS
15 20 (17.86%) C
16 19 (16.96%) Windows
16 19 (16.96%) Android
17 18 (16.07%) Degree
17 18 (16.07%) Mobile App
17 18 (16.07%) Python
18 17 (15.18%) Scrum
19 16 (14.29%) iOS SDK

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 36 (32.14%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.79%) Node.js
2 2 (1.79%) IIS
3 1 (0.89%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (11.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.89%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.57%) BASE24
2 1 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.46%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.57%) ATM
3 3 (2.68%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.79%) HTTP
5 1 (0.89%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (33.04%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.93%) Relational Database
3 8 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.46%) DB2
5 2 (1.79%) MySQL
6 1 (0.89%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.89%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 31 (27.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (12.50%) Subversion
3 13 (11.61%) Git (software)
4 9 (8.04%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.79%) JUnit
5 2 (1.79%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.89%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.89%) Xcode
6 1 (0.89%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.89%) Selenium
General
1 29 (25.89%) Banking
2 8 (7.14%) Retail
2 8 (7.14%) Games
3 5 (4.46%) Finance
4 2 (1.79%) Advertising
4 2 (1.79%) German Language
5 1 (0.89%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 74 (66.07%) Developer
2 41 (36.61%) Software Developer
3 39 (34.82%) Software Engineer
4 30 (26.79%) C# Developer
5 16 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 16 (14.29%) C++ Developer
6 14 (12.50%) Graduate
6 14 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
6 14 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 12 (10.71%) C++ Software Developer
8 10 (8.93%) .NET Software Engineer
9 9 (8.04%) C++/C# Developer
10 8 (7.14%) QA Engineer
10 8 (7.14%) Software Quality Engineer
10 8 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
10 8 (7.14%) Quality Engineer
11 6 (5.36%) Programmer
11 6 (5.36%) Principal Software Developer
12 4 (3.57%) Senior Technical Specialist
12 4 (3.57%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (39.29%) XML
2 37 (33.04%) Web Services
3 34 (30.36%) .NET
3 34 (30.36%) WCF
4 16 (14.29%) iOS SDK
5 13 (11.61%) ASP.NET
6 12 (10.71%) SOAP
7 8 (7.14%) OpenGL
8 7 (6.25%) HTML
8 7 (6.25%) CSS
9 5 (4.46%) J2EE
9 5 (4.46%) XSLT
9 5 (4.46%) .NET Framework
10 4 (3.57%) HTML5
10 4 (3.57%) jQuery
11 3 (2.68%) WPF
11 3 (2.68%) Backbone.js
11 3 (2.68%) MSMQ
11 3 (2.68%) WSDL
11 3 (2.68%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 30 (26.79%) Mathematics
1 30 (26.79%) Computer Science
2 25 (22.32%) Mobile Payment
3 23 (20.54%) Mobile Banking
4 18 (16.07%) Mobile App
5 10 (8.93%) Visualisation
5 10 (8.93%) CUDA
5 10 (8.93%) Client/Server
6 5 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.57%) EMV
7 4 (3.57%) Mainframe
7 4 (3.57%) Tandem
7 4 (3.57%) Cryptography
8 3 (2.68%) Physics
8 3 (2.68%) iPhone
9 2 (1.79%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.79%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.79%) 3D Graphics
9 2 (1.79%) Kinect
9 2 (1.79%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 23 (20.54%) Linux
2 20 (17.86%) Apple iOS
3 19 (16.96%) Android
3 19 (16.96%) Windows
4 14 (12.50%) UNIX
5 4 (3.57%) Windows XP
5 4 (3.57%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.89%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (33.93%) Software Engineering
2 34 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (20.54%) Mobile Commerce
4 17 (15.18%) Scrum
5 14 (12.50%) Migration
6 12 (10.71%) OO
6 12 (10.71%) Waterfall
6 12 (10.71%) Mentoring
7 11 (9.82%) TDD
7 11 (9.82%) Multithreading
8 10 (8.93%) 3D Visualisation
9 8 (7.14%) Image Processing
10 7 (6.25%) MVC
11 6 (5.36%) Coaching
12 5 (4.46%) ITIL
13 4 (3.57%) OOP
13 4 (3.57%) Change Management
13 4 (3.57%) Performance Testing
13 4 (3.57%) Web Development
13 4 (3.57%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 69 (61.61%) C#
2 64 (57.14%) Java
3 42 (37.50%) SQL
4 31 (27.68%) T-SQL
5 20 (17.86%) C
6 18 (16.07%) Python
7 11 (9.82%) Ruby
8 10 (8.93%) JavaScript
9 5 (4.46%) Perl
9 5 (4.46%) Objective-C
10 4 (3.57%) PL/1
10 4 (3.57%) JCL
10 4 (3.57%) PHP
10 4 (3.57%) VB
10 4 (3.57%) COBOL
10 4 (3.57%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.68%) XPath
12 1 (0.89%) PHP5
12 1 (0.89%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.89%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 22 (19.64%) Security Cleared
2 18 (16.07%) Degree
3 9 (8.04%) Sun Certification
4 3 (2.68%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.79%) PhD
6 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.61%) QA
2 9 (8.04%) ISO 9001
3 8 (7.14%) TickIT
3 8 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 12207
3 8 (7.14%) PCI DSS
3 8 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (3.57%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.89%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (0.89%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (2.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (8.93%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.25%) HP
3 6 (5.36%) Oracle
4 4 (3.57%) IBM
4 4 (3.57%) NCR
4 4 (3.57%) VocaLink
5 2 (1.79%) Sencha
5 2 (1.79%) Perforce
6 1 (0.89%) Pega
6 1 (0.89%) F5
6 1 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.89%) EMC
6 1 (0.89%) Adobe
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