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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 16 38 31
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -7
Permanent jobs citing C++ 80 33 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 9.88% 5.01% 5.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.69% 9.22% 9.83%
Number of salaries quoted 47 29 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 £45,000
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
428 358 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 52.84% 54.32% 50.98%
Number of salaries quoted 334 315 357
Average salary £32,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.32% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 23 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 23 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 +27 57 £36,500 -14.11% 19
Northumberland 0 17 £21,000 -53.33% 1
Durham -1 5 £31,500 -4.54% 1
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 76 (60.32%) C#
2 55 (43.65%) Degree
3 52 (41.27%) C
4 49 (38.89%) SQL
4 49 (38.89%) Software Engineering
5 42 (33.33%) UNIX
5 42 (33.33%) Linux
6 39 (30.95%) Java
7 38 (30.16%) Games
8 37 (29.37%) Computer Science
9 35 (27.78%) Multithreading
10 34 (26.98%) Mathematics
11 28 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
12 27 (21.43%) OpenGL
13 25 (19.84%) Visualisation
13 25 (19.84%) 3D Visualisation
14 21 (16.67%) TDD
15 20 (15.87%) Qt
16 19 (15.08%) Python
17 17 (13.49%) DirectX
18 16 (12.70%) Physics
18 16 (12.70%) Electronics
18 16 (12.70%) Image Processing
18 16 (12.70%) Unity (Game Engine)
19 15 (11.90%) HLSL
19 15 (11.90%) VTune
19 15 (11.90%) 3D Graphics
19 15 (11.90%) MS Excel
19 15 (11.90%) OO
19 15 (11.90%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (3.97%) nginx
2 5 (3.97%) Tornado
3 2 (1.59%) WordPress
3 2 (1.59%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.56%) MS Project
3 2 (1.59%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.97%) Bluetooth
1 5 (3.97%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.59%) HTTP
2 2 (1.59%) Intranet
2 2 (1.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.56%) MySQL
2 7 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.97%) MongoDB
3 5 (3.97%) NoSQL
3 5 (3.97%) Redis
3 5 (3.97%) Couchbase
4 4 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.38%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.59%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (11.90%) VTune
2 11 (8.73%) LabVIEW
3 9 (7.14%) Subversion
4 8 (6.35%) Git (software)
5 7 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (3.97%) Visual Studio
7 3 (2.38%) InstallShield
8 2 (1.59%) JUnit
8 2 (1.59%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.79%) GDB
9 1 (0.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.79%) Xcode
General
1 38 (30.16%) Games
2 16 (12.70%) Electronics
3 9 (7.14%) Retail
4 4 (3.17%) Legal
5 3 (2.38%) Advertising
5 3 (2.38%) Finance
6 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 58 (46.03%) Developer
2 34 (26.98%) Programmer
3 33 (26.19%) Software Developer
4 22 (17.46%) Software Engineer
5 16 (12.70%) C++ Developer
6 14 (11.11%) C++ Software Developer
7 9 (7.14%) C# Developer
7 9 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
8 8 (6.35%) C++ Software Engineer
9 7 (5.56%) Analyst Programmer
9 7 (5.56%) Analyst
9 7 (5.56%) Design Engineer
9 7 (5.56%) Hardware Engineer
9 7 (5.56%) Electronics Engineer
9 7 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
9 7 (5.56%) Firmware Engineer
10 5 (3.97%) C Software Engineer
10 5 (3.97%) Java Developer
10 5 (3.97%) Games Developer
11 4 (3.17%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (21.43%) OpenGL
2 20 (15.87%) Qt
3 17 (13.49%) DirectX
4 16 (12.70%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 12 (9.52%) .NET
6 10 (7.94%) Web Services
6 10 (7.94%) XML
7 7 (5.56%) WinForms
7 7 (5.56%) ASP.NET
8 6 (4.76%) CSS
8 6 (4.76%) HTML
9 5 (3.97%) MFC
9 5 (3.97%) Unreal Engine
9 5 (3.97%) gevent
9 5 (3.97%) Ember.js
9 5 (3.97%) ZeroMQ
9 5 (3.97%) Memcached
9 5 (3.97%) Twisted
9 5 (3.97%) CherryPy
9 5 (3.97%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 37 (29.37%) Computer Science
2 34 (26.98%) Mathematics
3 25 (19.84%) Visualisation
4 16 (12.70%) Physics
5 15 (11.90%) 3D Graphics
6 14 (11.11%) Firmware
6 14 (11.11%) Augmented Reality
7 11 (8.73%) Embedded Systems
8 9 (7.14%) GIS
8 9 (7.14%) Client/Server
9 5 (3.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (3.97%) CUDA
9 5 (3.97%) Animation
10 4 (3.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 2 (1.59%) Hedge funds
11 2 (1.59%) Social Media
11 2 (1.59%) GPGPU
12 1 (0.79%) iPhone
12 1 (0.79%) iPad
12 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 42 (33.33%) UNIX
1 42 (33.33%) Linux
2 14 (11.11%) Windows
3 5 (3.97%) FreeBSD
4 3 (2.38%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.59%) Android
6 1 (0.79%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (38.89%) Software Engineering
2 35 (27.78%) Multithreading
3 28 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (19.84%) 3D Visualisation
5 21 (16.67%) TDD
6 16 (12.70%) Image Processing
7 15 (11.90%) OO
8 14 (11.11%) 3D Rendering
9 12 (9.52%) Scrum
9 12 (9.52%) OOD
10 6 (4.76%) Embedded Software Development
11 5 (3.97%) Data Analysis
12 4 (3.17%) Quality Management
12 4 (3.17%) OOA/OOD
12 4 (3.17%) Migration
12 4 (3.17%) Waterfall
12 4 (3.17%) Static Code Analysis
13 3 (2.38%) Change Control
13 3 (2.38%) Release Management
13 3 (2.38%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 76 (60.32%) C#
2 52 (41.27%) C
3 49 (38.89%) SQL
4 39 (30.95%) Java
5 19 (15.08%) Python
6 15 (11.90%) HLSL
7 12 (9.52%) sed
7 12 (9.52%) Shell Script
7 12 (9.52%) AWK
8 11 (8.73%) JavaScript
9 10 (7.94%) Embedded C
10 6 (4.76%) Embedded C++
10 6 (4.76%) Assembly Language
10 6 (4.76%) T-SQL
11 5 (3.97%) Ruby
12 4 (3.17%) PHP
13 3 (2.38%) VB
13 3 (2.38%) Perl
13 3 (2.38%) MATLAB
14 2 (1.59%) Scala
Qualifications
1 55 (43.65%) Degree
2 7 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.97%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.52%) ISO 9000
2 3 (2.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (3.97%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 11 (8.73%) EMC
2 5 (3.97%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.97%) Twitter
3 3 (2.38%) F5
4 2 (1.59%) Oracle
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