The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the North East region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 14 39 33
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -6
Permanent jobs citing C++ 87 32 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 10.53% 4.72% 4.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.28% 9.04% 9.60%
Number of salaries quoted 50 28 41
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £33,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £44,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Programming Languages Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
429 354 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 51.94% 52.21% 51.82%
Number of salaries quoted 326 313 369
Average salary £31,000 £37,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.21% +12.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £49,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C++
England

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
(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 +31 61 £36,000 -15.29% 20
Northumberland +1 19 £21,000 -53.33%
Durham 0 6 £31,750 -3.78% 1
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 79 (59.85%) C#
2 61 (46.21%) Degree
3 59 (44.70%) C
4 52 (39.39%) SQL
5 48 (36.36%) Software Engineering
6 47 (35.61%) UNIX
7 45 (34.09%) Linux
8 44 (33.33%) Java
9 39 (29.55%) Computer Science
10 38 (28.79%) Games
11 36 (27.27%) Mathematics
12 35 (26.52%) Multithreading
13 27 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
13 27 (20.45%) OpenGL
14 25 (18.94%) Visualisation
14 25 (18.94%) 3D Visualisation
15 21 (15.91%) TDD
16 20 (15.15%) Python
16 20 (15.15%) Qt
17 18 (13.64%) Physics
18 17 (12.88%) DirectX
19 16 (12.12%) MS Excel
19 16 (12.12%) OO
19 16 (12.12%) Electronics
19 16 (12.12%) Image Processing
19 16 (12.12%) Unity (Game Engine)
20 15 (11.36%) VTune
20 15 (11.36%) HLSL
20 15 (11.36%) 3D Graphics
20 15 (11.36%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 7 (5.30%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (3.79%) nginx
2 5 (3.79%) Tornado
3 2 (1.52%) MQSeries
3 2 (1.52%) WordPress
4 1 (0.76%) Node.js
4 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.06%) MS Project
3 2 (1.52%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.79%) Ethernet
1 5 (3.79%) Bluetooth
2 2 (1.52%) HTTP
2 2 (1.52%) Intranet
2 2 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 7 (5.30%) MySQL
4 5 (3.79%) Couchbase
4 5 (3.79%) Redis
4 5 (3.79%) MongoDB
4 5 (3.79%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.79%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.52%) DB2
6 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (11.36%) VTune
2 12 (9.09%) LabVIEW
3 8 (6.06%) Subversion
3 8 (6.06%) Git (software)
4 7 (5.30%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (3.79%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.27%) InstallShield
7 2 (1.52%) JUnit
7 2 (1.52%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.76%) GDB
8 1 (0.76%) Xcode
8 1 (0.76%) Eclipse
General
1 38 (28.79%) Games
2 16 (12.12%) Electronics
3 9 (6.82%) Retail
4 4 (3.03%) Legal
5 3 (2.27%) Advertising
5 3 (2.27%) Finance
6 1 (0.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 62 (46.97%) Developer
2 37 (28.03%) Software Developer
3 35 (26.52%) Programmer
4 22 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 16 (12.12%) C++ Developer
6 14 (10.61%) C++ Software Developer
7 9 (6.82%) C# Developer
7 9 (6.82%) Senior Software Engineer
8 8 (6.06%) Analyst
8 8 (6.06%) Electronics Engineer
8 8 (6.06%) Analyst Programmer
8 8 (6.06%) C++ Software Engineer
8 8 (6.06%) Design Engineer
8 8 (6.06%) Hardware Engineer
9 7 (5.30%) C# Software Developer
10 6 (4.55%) Firmware Engineer
11 5 (3.79%) C Software Engineer
11 5 (3.79%) Graduate Software Developer
11 5 (3.79%) Graduate Developer
11 5 (3.79%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (20.45%) OpenGL
2 20 (15.15%) Qt
3 17 (12.88%) DirectX
4 16 (12.12%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 13 (9.85%) Web Services
5 13 (9.85%) XML
6 12 (9.09%) .NET
7 7 (5.30%) WinForms
7 7 (5.30%) ASP.NET
7 7 (5.30%) CSS
7 7 (5.30%) SOAP
7 7 (5.30%) HTML
8 6 (4.55%) Ember.js
9 5 (3.79%) Memcached
9 5 (3.79%) ZeroMQ
9 5 (3.79%) Twisted
9 5 (3.79%) Unreal Engine
9 5 (3.79%) gevent
9 5 (3.79%) .NET Framework
9 5 (3.79%) CherryPy
Miscellaneous
1 39 (29.55%) Computer Science
2 36 (27.27%) Mathematics
3 25 (18.94%) Visualisation
4 18 (13.64%) Physics
5 15 (11.36%) 3D Graphics
6 14 (10.61%) Firmware
6 14 (10.61%) Augmented Reality
7 12 (9.09%) Client/Server
7 12 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
8 9 (6.82%) GIS
9 5 (3.79%) CUDA
9 5 (3.79%) Animation
9 5 (3.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (3.03%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 2 (1.52%) Hedge funds
11 2 (1.52%) GPGPU
11 2 (1.52%) Social Media
12 1 (0.76%) iPhone
12 1 (0.76%) iPad
12 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 47 (35.61%) UNIX
2 45 (34.09%) Linux
3 14 (10.61%) Windows
4 5 (3.79%) FreeBSD
5 3 (2.27%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 35 (26.52%) Multithreading
3 27 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (18.94%) 3D Visualisation
5 21 (15.91%) TDD
6 16 (12.12%) OO
6 16 (12.12%) Image Processing
7 14 (10.61%) 3D Rendering
8 12 (9.09%) OOD
8 12 (9.09%) Scrum
9 7 (5.30%) Waterfall
10 5 (3.79%) Embedded Software Development
10 5 (3.79%) Data Analysis
10 5 (3.79%) ERP
11 4 (3.03%) OOA/OOD
11 4 (3.03%) Migration
11 4 (3.03%) Quality Management
11 4 (3.03%) Static Code Analysis
12 3 (2.27%) Change Control
12 3 (2.27%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (59.85%) C#
2 59 (44.70%) C
3 52 (39.39%) SQL
4 44 (33.33%) Java
5 20 (15.15%) Python
6 15 (11.36%) HLSL
7 12 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 12 (9.09%) Shell Script
7 12 (9.09%) AWK
7 12 (9.09%) sed
8 9 (6.82%) Embedded C
9 6 (4.55%) T-SQL
9 6 (4.55%) Ruby
10 5 (3.79%) VB
10 5 (3.79%) Perl
10 5 (3.79%) PHP
10 5 (3.79%) Assembly Language
10 5 (3.79%) Embedded C++
11 2 (1.52%) MATLAB
11 2 (1.52%) Scala
Qualifications
1 61 (46.21%) Degree
2 7 (5.30%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.03%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.85%) ISO 9000
2 5 (3.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (3.79%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 12 (9.09%) EMC
2 5 (3.79%) Twitter
2 5 (3.79%) F5
2 5 (3.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.52%) Oracle
4 1 (0.76%) Sencha
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 16 days ago
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