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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 20 19 36
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +17
Permanent jobs citing C++ 83 71 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 10.89% 8.94% 4.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.18% 16.86% 8.66%
Number of salaries quoted 77 49 27
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -14.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
483 421 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 63.39% 53.02% 54.49%
Number of salaries quoted 428 351 321
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 6 July 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 6 July 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 +1 58 £40,000 +6.66% 8
Durham -2 21 £50,000 +61.29% 3
Teesside - 1 £50,000 -
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 95 (66.90%) C#
2 68 (47.89%) Java
3 63 (44.37%) Degree
4 60 (42.25%) Software Engineering
5 43 (30.28%) C
6 42 (29.58%) .NET
7 39 (27.46%) Computer Science
8 37 (26.06%) Mathematics
9 36 (25.35%) Games
10 34 (23.94%) OO
10 34 (23.94%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 33 (23.24%) 3D Graphics
12 29 (20.42%) Agile Software Development
12 29 (20.42%) SQL Server
12 29 (20.42%) OpenGL
12 29 (20.42%) Multithreading
13 27 (19.01%) DirectX
14 26 (18.31%) PhD
14 26 (18.31%) UML
14 26 (18.31%) HLSL
15 24 (16.90%) Microsoft
15 24 (16.90%) JavaScript
16 23 (16.20%) Visualisation
17 22 (15.49%) SQL
18 21 (14.79%) Linux
18 21 (14.79%) Physics
19 20 (14.08%) Algorithms
19 20 (14.08%) UNIX
20 19 (13.38%) CSS
20 19 (13.38%) Python

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 6 (4.23%) MQSeries
2 5 (3.52%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (3.52%) Alfresco
3 4 (2.82%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (2.82%) CMS
Business Applications
1 5 (3.52%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.23%) Ethernet
1 6 (4.23%) Bluetooth
2 2 (1.41%) HTTP
3 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.70%) GPRS
3 1 (0.70%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (20.42%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.86%) MySQL
3 9 (6.34%) Big Data
4 7 (4.93%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (4.23%) DB2
6 5 (3.52%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.52%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (11.27%) Subversion
1 16 (11.27%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.93%) LabVIEW
3 6 (4.23%) JUnit
4 4 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.11%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.11%) JIRA
6 2 (1.41%) Redmine
7 1 (0.70%) Facilita Forecast
7 1 (0.70%) LoadUI
7 1 (0.70%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.70%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.70%) WATIR
7 1 (0.70%) Selenium
7 1 (0.70%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.70%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.70%) JMeter
General
1 36 (25.35%) Games
2 9 (6.34%) Electronics
3 5 (3.52%) Banking
4 3 (2.11%) Retail
4 3 (2.11%) Finance
5 1 (0.70%) Automotive
5 1 (0.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 70 (49.30%) Developer
2 44 (30.99%) Software Engineer
3 25 (17.61%) Software Developer
4 23 (16.20%) C++ Software Engineer
5 16 (11.27%) Lead Developer
6 14 (9.86%) Programmer
6 14 (9.86%) C++ Developer
7 12 (8.45%) C# Developer
8 9 (6.34%) C# Software Developer
8 9 (6.34%) Graphics Programmer
9 8 (5.63%) Graphics Developer
9 8 (5.63%) Software Programmer
9 8 (5.63%) C++ Programmer
9 8 (5.63%) Electronics Engineer
10 7 (4.93%) Hardware Engineer
10 7 (4.93%) Design Engineer
11 6 (4.23%) Applications Developer
11 6 (4.23%) Java Developer
11 6 (4.23%) Firmware Engineer
12 5 (3.52%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (29.58%) .NET
2 34 (23.94%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 29 (20.42%) OpenGL
4 27 (19.01%) DirectX
5 19 (13.38%) CSS
5 19 (13.38%) WCF
6 18 (12.68%) Java EE
7 15 (10.56%) .NET Framework
8 14 (9.86%) Spring
8 14 (9.86%) Swing
8 14 (9.86%) JavaFX
9 13 (9.15%) Qt
9 13 (9.15%) HTML
10 12 (8.45%) XML
11 11 (7.75%) HTML5
11 11 (7.75%) CSS3
12 10 (7.04%) Web Services
13 9 (6.34%) ASP.NET
14 7 (4.93%) Ajax
14 7 (4.93%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 39 (27.46%) Computer Science
2 37 (26.06%) Mathematics
3 33 (23.24%) 3D Graphics
4 23 (16.20%) Visualisation
5 21 (14.79%) Physics
6 20 (14.08%) Algorithms
7 11 (7.75%) Mobile App
8 9 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (5.63%) Embedded Systems
10 5 (3.52%) Mobile Banking
10 5 (3.52%) Mobile Payment
11 4 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (2.82%) CUDA
12 3 (2.11%) Kinect
13 1 (0.70%) Smartphone
13 1 (0.70%) Device Driver
13 1 (0.70%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 21 (14.79%) Linux
2 20 (14.08%) UNIX
3 9 (6.34%) Windows
3 9 (6.34%) Android
4 5 (3.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (42.25%) Software Engineering
2 34 (23.94%) OO
3 29 (20.42%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (20.42%) Multithreading
4 26 (18.31%) UML
5 19 (13.38%) Software Delivery
6 18 (12.68%) 3D Programming
7 15 (10.56%) SOA
8 14 (9.86%) Web Development
9 13 (9.15%) Scrum
10 9 (6.34%) Migration
10 9 (6.34%) OOP
11 8 (5.63%) SDLC
12 7 (4.93%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (4.93%) Waterfall
13 6 (4.23%) RUP
13 6 (4.23%) Embedded Software Development
14 5 (3.52%) 3D Visualisation
14 5 (3.52%) API Development
14 5 (3.52%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 95 (66.90%) C#
2 68 (47.89%) Java
3 43 (30.28%) C
4 26 (18.31%) HLSL
5 24 (16.90%) JavaScript
6 22 (15.49%) SQL
7 19 (13.38%) Python
8 17 (11.97%) Perl
9 16 (11.27%) PHP
10 13 (9.15%) Scala
11 12 (8.45%) T-SQL
12 9 (6.34%) PHP5
13 8 (5.63%) GLSL
14 7 (4.93%) Embedded C
15 6 (4.23%) Embedded C++
15 6 (4.23%) Assembly Language
16 5 (3.52%) Ruby
17 3 (2.11%) Ada
18 2 (1.41%) VB.NET
18 2 (1.41%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 63 (44.37%) Degree
2 26 (18.31%) PhD
3 10 (7.04%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.11%) ISEB
5 1 (0.70%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.15%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 13 (9.15%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (16.90%) Microsoft
2 18 (12.68%) Oracle
3 7 (4.93%) EMC
4 6 (4.23%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (4.23%) Sybase
4 6 (4.23%) Pega
5 5 (3.52%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.70%) BT
6 1 (0.70%) HP
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: Dependent upon experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Durham, County Durham
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £25,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Catalyst
Salary: From £20,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sunderland
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Sunderland
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 12 days ago
Tyne and Wear
Stem Graduates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago