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 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 38 47 20
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -27
Permanent jobs citing C++ 43 42 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 6.06% 5.45% 10.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.59% 9.68% 19.87%
Number of salaries quoted 41 40 48
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £60,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
371 434 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 52.25% 56.36% 54.38%
Number of salaries quoted 321 385 325
Median salary £37,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 September 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 September 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 20 £31,500 -25.88% 2
Tyne and Wear -10 20 £40,000 - 13
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 54 (78.26%) C#
2 37 (53.62%) OO
3 36 (52.17%) Software Engineering
4 32 (46.38%) Java
5 22 (31.88%) Subversion
5 22 (31.88%) Git (software)
6 21 (30.43%) .NET
6 21 (30.43%) C
7 20 (28.99%) Linux
8 19 (27.54%) Microsoft
8 19 (27.54%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (24.64%) Firmware
10 16 (23.19%) Embedded C++
10 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
10 16 (23.19%) Visualisation
11 15 (21.74%) RS-232
11 15 (21.74%) RS-485
11 15 (21.74%) OOP
11 15 (21.74%) Embedded C
12 14 (20.29%) Ethernet
12 14 (20.29%) SQL
12 14 (20.29%) Qt
13 13 (18.84%) Android
13 13 (18.84%) WCF
13 13 (18.84%) Apple iOS
14 12 (17.39%) MS Excel
14 12 (17.39%) Marketing
15 11 (15.94%) Security Cleared
15 11 (15.94%) Bluetooth
15 11 (15.94%) UML

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 8 (11.59%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.90%) Apache Pig
2 2 (2.90%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.45%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (17.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.74%) RS-232
1 15 (21.74%) RS-485
2 14 (20.29%) Ethernet
3 11 (15.94%) Bluetooth
4 4 (5.80%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.35%) MySQL
4 2 (2.90%) Apache Hive
4 2 (2.90%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 22 (31.88%) Git (software)
1 22 (31.88%) Subversion
2 10 (14.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.45%) GCC
3 1 (1.45%) GDB
3 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (17.39%) Marketing
2 5 (7.25%) Finance
2 5 (7.25%) Games
3 3 (4.35%) Automotive
3 3 (4.35%) Retail
4 2 (2.90%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 34 (49.28%) Software Engineer
2 19 (27.54%) C++ Software Engineer
2 19 (27.54%) Developer
3 16 (23.19%) Embedded Engineer
3 16 (23.19%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 15 (21.74%) C Software Engineer
4 15 (21.74%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 15 (21.74%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 15 (21.74%) Embedded C Engineer
4 15 (21.74%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 15 (21.74%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 15 (21.74%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 15 (21.74%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 15 (21.74%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 14 (20.29%) C# Developer
6 13 (18.84%) Programmer
7 10 (14.49%) .NET Developer
7 10 (14.49%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (13.04%) Software Developer
9 7 (10.14%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.43%) .NET
2 14 (20.29%) Qt
3 13 (18.84%) WCF
4 10 (14.49%) XML
5 9 (13.04%) Web Services
6 8 (11.59%) .NET Framework
7 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET
8 4 (5.80%) MFC
8 4 (5.80%) WPF
9 3 (4.35%) HTML
9 3 (4.35%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 2 (2.90%) Alternative PHP Cache
10 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (2.90%) CSS
10 2 (2.90%) CSS3
10 2 (2.90%) HTML5
10 2 (2.90%) Regular Expression
11 1 (1.45%) ADO.NET
11 1 (1.45%) Hibernate
11 1 (1.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.19%) Visualisation
2 6 (8.70%) Algorithms
3 5 (7.25%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.35%) Kinect
5 3 (4.35%) Oculus Rift
6 2 (2.90%) Cyber Attack
6 2 (2.90%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.45%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.99%) Linux
2 13 (18.84%) Android
2 13 (18.84%) Apple iOS
3 11 (15.94%) Unix
4 6 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (53.62%) OO
2 36 (52.17%) Software Engineering
3 19 (27.54%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (21.74%) OOP
5 11 (15.94%) Embedded Software Development
5 11 (15.94%) UML
6 9 (13.04%) Scrum
7 4 (5.80%) Cross-Platform Development
7 4 (5.80%) Document Management
7 4 (5.80%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (4.35%) 3D Visualisation
8 3 (4.35%) Prototyping
9 2 (2.90%) Business Analysis
9 2 (2.90%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (2.90%) Ethical Hacking
9 2 (2.90%) People Management
9 2 (2.90%) Reverse Engineering
9 2 (2.90%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (2.90%) User Stories
9 2 (2.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 54 (78.26%) C#
2 32 (46.38%) Java
3 21 (30.43%) C
4 16 (23.19%) Embedded C++
5 15 (21.74%) Embedded C
6 14 (20.29%) SQL
7 11 (15.94%) Objective-C
7 11 (15.94%) T-SQL
8 4 (5.80%) Python
9 2 (2.90%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.90%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.90%) MATLAB
9 2 (2.90%) Perl
9 2 (2.90%) PHP
9 2 (2.90%) PHP 5
9 2 (2.90%) Scala
10 1 (1.45%) VB
10 1 (1.45%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (15.94%) Security Cleared
2 8 (11.59%) Degree
3 6 (8.70%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.90%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (24.64%) Firmware
2 2 (2.90%) Docker
2 2 (2.90%) LXC
Vendors
1 19 (27.54%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.59%) Rally
3 2 (2.90%) Xamarin
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