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 15 April 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
15 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 32 32 25
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Permanent jobs citing C++ 46 42 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 6.34% 5.64% 6.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.86% 11.54% 14.10%
Number of salaries quoted 42 38 42
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -15.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £24,850 £28,280
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £51,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Programming Languages Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
388 364 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 53.44% 48.86% 46.59%
Number of salaries quoted 339 326 310
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 15 April 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 15 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -11 27 £40,000 +33.33% 7
Durham -2 19 £33,750 +1.50% 1
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 15 April 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 50 (50.00%) C#
2 47 (47.00%) Software Engineering
3 44 (44.00%) Linux
4 37 (37.00%) C
5 34 (34.00%) Java
6 33 (33.00%) Degree
7 31 (31.00%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (28.00%) Computer Science
9 26 (26.00%) OO
10 24 (24.00%) Electronics
10 24 (24.00%) Multithreading
11 23 (23.00%) Mathematics
11 23 (23.00%) Embedded C
11 23 (23.00%) Firmware
12 22 (22.00%) SQL
12 22 (22.00%) Physics
13 21 (21.00%) Qt
13 21 (21.00%) .NET
13 21 (21.00%) Windows
13 21 (21.00%) Visualisation
14 20 (20.00%) Embedded C++
15 18 (18.00%) Image Processing
15 18 (18.00%) Subversion
16 17 (17.00%) OOD
17 15 (15.00%) Assembly Language
17 15 (15.00%) UML
18 14 (14.00%) PhD
18 14 (14.00%) 3D Graphics
18 14 (14.00%) TDD
19 13 (13.00%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 15 April 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 2 (2.00%) MQSeries
Applications
1 5 (5.00%) MS Office
2 4 (4.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.00%) Bluetooth
1 5 (5.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.00%) Wireless
2 2 (2.00%) Intranet
2 2 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.00%) MySQL
3 2 (2.00%) DB2
3 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (18.00%) Subversion
2 10 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (8.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 7 (7.00%) Visual Studio
5 5 (5.00%) LabVIEW
5 5 (5.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.00%) JUnit
General
1 24 (24.00%) Electronics
2 10 (10.00%) Finance
3 9 (9.00%) Games
4 5 (5.00%) Automotive
5 4 (4.00%) Marketing
6 3 (3.00%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.00%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 50 (50.00%) Developer
2 30 (30.00%) Software Engineer
3 25 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 17 (17.00%) Firmware Engineer
5 16 (16.00%) C++ Developer
6 11 (11.00%) Java Developer
6 11 (11.00%) C# Developer
7 9 (9.00%) Senior Software Engineer
8 8 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (8.00%) .NET Developer
9 7 (7.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (7.00%) C++ Software Developer
10 6 (6.00%) Senior Developer
10 6 (6.00%) C++ Software Engineer
11 5 (5.00%) C# Software Engineer
11 5 (5.00%) Web Developer
12 4 (4.00%) Development Engineer
12 4 (4.00%) Senior Software Developer
13 3 (3.00%) PHP Developer
13 3 (3.00%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (21.00%) Qt
1 21 (21.00%) .NET
2 12 (12.00%) HTML
2 12 (12.00%) CSS
3 11 (11.00%) MFC
3 11 (11.00%) OpenGL
4 9 (9.00%) ASP.NET
5 7 (7.00%) .NET Framework
6 5 (5.00%) WinForms
7 3 (3.00%) Ajax
7 3 (3.00%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (3.00%) SOAP
7 3 (3.00%) REST
8 2 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.00%) Play Framework
8 2 (2.00%) Web Services
8 2 (2.00%) J2EE
8 2 (2.00%) JMS
8 2 (2.00%) jQuery
9 1 (1.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 28 (28.00%) Computer Science
2 23 (23.00%) Mathematics
2 23 (23.00%) Firmware
3 22 (22.00%) Physics
4 21 (21.00%) Visualisation
5 14 (14.00%) 3D Graphics
6 9 (9.00%) CUDA
7 8 (8.00%) GPGPU
8 7 (7.00%) Hedge funds
9 6 (6.00%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (3.00%) Web 2.0
10 3 (3.00%) GIS
11 2 (2.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 44 (44.00%) Linux
2 21 (21.00%) Windows
3 10 (10.00%) UNIX
4 8 (8.00%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (2.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (47.00%) Software Engineering
2 31 (31.00%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (26.00%) OO
4 24 (24.00%) Multithreading
5 18 (18.00%) Image Processing
6 17 (17.00%) OOD
7 15 (15.00%) UML
8 14 (14.00%) TDD
9 13 (13.00%) Embedded Software Development
10 11 (11.00%) Unit Testing
10 11 (11.00%) Scrum
10 11 (11.00%) 3D Visualisation
11 10 (10.00%) Parallel Programming
12 8 (8.00%) Configuration Management
13 7 (7.00%) Data Analysis
14 5 (5.00%) Validation
15 4 (4.00%) Software Architecture
15 4 (4.00%) Refactoring
15 4 (4.00%) Pair Programming
16 3 (3.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 50 (50.00%) C#
2 37 (37.00%) C
3 34 (34.00%) Java
4 23 (23.00%) Embedded C
5 22 (22.00%) SQL
6 20 (20.00%) Embedded C++
7 15 (15.00%) Assembly Language
8 13 (13.00%) JavaScript
9 12 (12.00%) Ruby
10 6 (6.00%) Python
11 5 (5.00%) VB
12 4 (4.00%) Perl
12 4 (4.00%) PHP
13 2 (2.00%) Scala
13 2 (2.00%) T-SQL
13 2 (2.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 33 (33.00%) Degree
2 14 (14.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.00%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 5 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.00%) EMC
2 3 (3.00%) Oracle
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Accenture
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £30,000 per annum (DOE), plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £30,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
OHO Group
Salary: Dependent upon experience
Posted: 14 days ago