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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 55 43 16
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -27
Permanent jobs citing C++ 32 46 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.95% 5.92% 10.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.69% 10.53% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 30 42 45
Median salary £31,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
416 437 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 51.36% 56.24% 53.76%
Number of salaries quoted 367 384 318
Median salary £37,000 £39,000 £31,700
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.12% +23.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the North East region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Durham +20 16 £31,500 -37.00% 3
Tyne and Wear -18 15 £40,000 - 12
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for C++.

1 47 (77.05%) C#
2 30 (49.18%) OO
2 30 (49.18%) Software Engineering
3 25 (40.98%) Java
4 22 (36.07%) .NET
5 18 (29.51%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (27.87%) Git (software)
7 16 (26.23%) Subversion
7 16 (26.23%) OOP
7 16 (26.23%) Linux
8 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
8 14 (22.95%) C
9 13 (21.31%) SQL Server
10 12 (19.67%) Firmware
10 12 (19.67%) Visualisation
11 11 (18.03%) RS-232
11 11 (18.03%) RS-485
11 11 (18.03%) Marketing
11 11 (18.03%) Embedded C
11 11 (18.03%) Embedded C++
11 11 (18.03%) SQL
12 10 (16.39%) Ethernet
12 10 (16.39%) Qt
12 10 (16.39%) WCF
13 9 (14.75%) Android
13 9 (14.75%) Apple iOS
14 8 (13.11%) Team Foundation Server
14 8 (13.11%) T-SQL
14 8 (13.11%) XML
14 8 (13.11%) MS Excel

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (9.84%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.64%) IIS
2 1 (1.64%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (13.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.28%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.03%) RS-232
1 11 (18.03%) RS-485
2 10 (16.39%) Ethernet
3 7 (11.48%) Bluetooth
4 4 (6.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.31%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (27.87%) Git (software)
2 16 (26.23%) Subversion
3 8 (13.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.64%) LabVIEW
General
1 11 (18.03%) Marketing
2 7 (11.48%) Finance
3 2 (3.28%) Electronics
3 2 (3.28%) Games
4 1 (1.64%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (44.26%) Software Engineer
2 16 (26.23%) C++ Software Engineer
2 16 (26.23%) Developer
3 13 (21.31%) Programmer
4 12 (19.67%) Embedded Engineer
4 12 (19.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 11 (18.03%) C Software Engineer
5 11 (18.03%) C# Developer
5 11 (18.03%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
5 11 (18.03%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 11 (18.03%) Embedded C Engineer
5 11 (18.03%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 11 (18.03%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 11 (18.03%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 11 (18.03%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 11 (18.03%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 8 (13.11%) .NET Developer
7 7 (11.48%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (11.48%) Junior
8 6 (9.84%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (36.07%) .NET
2 10 (16.39%) Qt
2 10 (16.39%) WCF
3 8 (13.11%) XML
4 7 (11.48%) .NET Framework
4 7 (11.48%) Web Services
5 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET
6 5 (8.20%) HTML
6 5 (8.20%) WPF
7 4 (6.56%) CSS
7 4 (6.56%) HTML5
7 4 (6.56%) MFC
8 3 (4.92%) CSS3
9 2 (3.28%) Alternative PHP Cache
9 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (3.28%) Regular Expression
10 1 (1.64%) ADO.NET
10 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.64%) COM+
10 1 (1.64%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) Visualisation
2 7 (11.48%) Algorithms
3 5 (8.20%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.56%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.28%) Clustering
5 2 (3.28%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.28%) Physics
5 2 (3.28%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.23%) Linux
2 9 (14.75%) Android
2 9 (14.75%) Apple iOS
3 7 (11.48%) Unix
4 6 (9.84%) Windows
5 1 (1.64%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (49.18%) OO
1 30 (49.18%) Software Engineering
2 18 (29.51%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (26.23%) OOP
4 7 (11.48%) Embedded Software Development
4 7 (11.48%) Scrum
4 7 (11.48%) UML
5 6 (9.84%) Document Management
5 6 (9.84%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (6.56%) Business Analysis
6 4 (6.56%) Cross-Platform Development
7 3 (4.92%) MVC
7 3 (4.92%) TDD
8 2 (3.28%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (3.28%) Web Development
9 1 (1.64%) Kanban
9 1 (1.64%) Logistics
9 1 (1.64%) Migration
9 1 (1.64%) Pair Programming
9 1 (1.64%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (77.05%) C#
2 25 (40.98%) Java
3 14 (22.95%) C
4 11 (18.03%) Embedded C
4 11 (18.03%) Embedded C++
4 11 (18.03%) SQL
5 8 (13.11%) T-SQL
6 7 (11.48%) Objective-C
7 3 (4.92%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.92%) Python
8 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.28%) MATLAB
8 2 (3.28%) Perl
8 2 (3.28%) PHP
8 2 (3.28%) PHP 5
9 1 (1.64%) Go
9 1 (1.64%) VB
9 1 (1.64%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) Degree
1 6 (9.84%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.64%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (19.67%) Firmware
2 4 (6.56%) Docker
3 3 (4.92%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.84%) Rally
3 2 (3.28%) Google
3 2 (3.28%) Xamarin
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