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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 16 46 51
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +5
Permanent jobs citing C++ 91 23 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 11.22% 3.46% 2.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.59% 7.14% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 48 23 21
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
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
442 322 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 54.50% 48.49% 54.33%
Number of salaries quoted 313 282 358
Average salary £32,500 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +32 70 £36,500 +12.30% 9
Northumberland +1 14 £21,000 -53.33%
Durham +4 5 £32,000 -3.03% 2
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 89 (59.73%) C#
2 66 (44.30%) Degree
3 63 (42.28%) C
4 60 (40.27%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (39.60%) Java
5 59 (39.60%) SQL
6 54 (36.24%) UNIX
7 47 (31.54%) Linux
8 45 (30.20%) Computer Science
9 42 (28.19%) Mathematics
9 42 (28.19%) Software Engineering
10 40 (26.85%) Games
11 36 (24.16%) Multithreading
12 29 (19.46%) XML
13 27 (18.12%) OpenGL
14 25 (16.78%) Python
14 25 (16.78%) Web Services
14 25 (16.78%) Visualisation
14 25 (16.78%) 3D Visualisation
15 22 (14.77%) TDD
16 20 (13.42%) MS Excel
16 20 (13.42%) Client/Server
16 20 (13.42%) Relational Database
17 18 (12.08%) Mentoring
17 18 (12.08%) OO
17 18 (12.08%) SQL Server
18 17 (11.41%) DirectX
19 16 (10.74%) Unity (Game Engine)
19 16 (10.74%) Physics
20 15 (10.07%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 15 (10.07%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (3.36%) nginx
2 5 (3.36%) Tornado
3 2 (1.34%) Node.js
3 2 (1.34%) WordPress
3 2 (1.34%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (13.42%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.01%) BASE24
2 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.01%) HTTP
1 3 (2.01%) TCP/IP
1 3 (2.01%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (13.42%) Relational Database
2 18 (12.08%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.36%) RDBMS
4 5 (3.36%) MySQL
4 5 (3.36%) MongoDB
4 5 (3.36%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.36%) Redis
4 5 (3.36%) Couchbase
5 3 (2.01%) DB2
6 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (10.07%) VTune
2 12 (8.05%) LabVIEW
3 11 (7.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.68%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.01%) InstallShield
6 2 (1.34%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.34%) Xcode
6 2 (1.34%) Subversion
7 1 (0.67%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.67%) GDB
General
1 40 (26.85%) Games
2 15 (10.07%) Electronics
3 12 (8.05%) Retail
4 11 (7.38%) Banking
5 4 (2.68%) Legal
5 4 (2.68%) Advertising
6 3 (2.01%) Finance
Job Titles
1 71 (47.65%) Developer
2 50 (33.56%) Software Developer
3 38 (25.50%) Programmer
4 24 (16.11%) Software Engineer
5 18 (12.08%) C++ Developer
6 17 (11.41%) C++ Software Developer
7 12 (8.05%) C# Developer
8 11 (7.38%) C# Software Developer
8 11 (7.38%) Analyst Programmer
8 11 (7.38%) Analyst
9 9 (6.04%) C++/C# Developer
10 8 (5.37%) Electronics Engineer
10 8 (5.37%) Hardware Engineer
10 8 (5.37%) Design Engineer
11 7 (4.70%) Graduate
11 7 (4.70%) Senior Software Engineer
12 5 (3.36%) Graduate Software Developer
12 5 (3.36%) Graduate Developer
12 5 (3.36%) C++ Software Engineer
12 5 (3.36%) Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (19.46%) XML
2 27 (18.12%) OpenGL
3 25 (16.78%) Web Services
4 17 (11.41%) DirectX
5 16 (10.74%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 15 (10.07%) SOAP
7 13 (8.72%) Qt
7 13 (8.72%) .NET
8 8 (5.37%) WCF
9 7 (4.70%) CSS
9 7 (4.70%) HTML
9 7 (4.70%) WinForms
9 7 (4.70%) Ember.js
10 6 (4.03%) iOS SDK
11 5 (3.36%) ASP.NET
11 5 (3.36%) .NET Framework
11 5 (3.36%) CherryPy
11 5 (3.36%) Memcached
11 5 (3.36%) Twisted
11 5 (3.36%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 45 (30.20%) Computer Science
2 42 (28.19%) Mathematics
3 25 (16.78%) Visualisation
4 20 (13.42%) Client/Server
5 16 (10.74%) Physics
6 14 (9.40%) 3D Graphics
6 14 (9.40%) Augmented Reality
7 11 (7.38%) Embedded Systems
8 9 (6.04%) GIS
8 9 (6.04%) Mobile Payment
9 8 (5.37%) Mobile Banking
9 8 (5.37%) Firmware
10 7 (4.70%) Mobile App
11 6 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (4.03%) CUDA
12 5 (3.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (3.36%) Animation
13 3 (2.01%) EMV
13 3 (2.01%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 3 (2.01%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 54 (36.24%) UNIX
2 47 (31.54%) Linux
3 15 (10.07%) Windows
4 8 (5.37%) Apple iOS
5 6 (4.03%) Android
6 5 (3.36%) FreeBSD
7 3 (2.01%) Windows XP
7 3 (2.01%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (40.27%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (28.19%) Software Engineering
3 36 (24.16%) Multithreading
4 25 (16.78%) 3D Visualisation
5 22 (14.77%) TDD
6 18 (12.08%) Mentoring
6 18 (12.08%) OO
7 15 (10.07%) Image Processing
7 15 (10.07%) Waterfall
8 14 (9.40%) 3D Rendering
9 11 (7.38%) Scrum
9 11 (7.38%) OOD
10 8 (5.37%) Migration
10 8 (5.37%) Mobile Commerce
11 5 (3.36%) ERP
12 4 (2.68%) Coaching
12 4 (2.68%) MVC
12 4 (2.68%) Data Analysis
13 3 (2.01%) ITIL
13 3 (2.01%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 89 (59.73%) C#
2 63 (42.28%) C
3 59 (39.60%) Java
3 59 (39.60%) SQL
4 25 (16.78%) Python
5 15 (10.07%) HLSL
6 12 (8.05%) Shell Script
6 12 (8.05%) AWK
6 12 (8.05%) sed
7 11 (7.38%) JavaScript
8 9 (6.04%) Perl
8 9 (6.04%) T-SQL
9 8 (5.37%) VB
10 7 (4.70%) PHP
10 7 (4.70%) Ruby
11 3 (2.01%) Embedded C
11 3 (2.01%) PL/1
11 3 (2.01%) JCL
11 3 (2.01%) COBOL
11 3 (2.01%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 66 (44.30%) Degree
2 15 (10.07%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.01%) PhD
3 3 (2.01%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.05%) ISO 9000
1 12 (8.05%) QA
2 4 (2.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.68%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.68%) TickIT
2 4 (2.68%) ISO/IEC 12207
2 4 (2.68%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.01%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 5 (3.36%) HAProxy
2 3 (2.01%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (8.05%) EMC
2 6 (4.03%) HP
3 5 (3.36%) F5
3 5 (3.36%) Twitter
4 4 (2.68%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.01%) IBM
5 3 (2.01%) NCR
5 3 (2.01%) Oracle
5 3 (2.01%) VocaLink
6 2 (1.34%) Sencha
Darlington, County Durham
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum depending on experience + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North East England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Annual Promotion and Bonus Scheme
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum depending on experience, plus excellent benefi
Posted: 18 days ago
Gateshead
Spectrum IT
Salary: £34000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Gateshead
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Durham
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Package - See description
Posted: 26 days ago