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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 21 28 56
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +28
Permanent jobs citing C++ 80 38 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 9.79% 5.82% 1.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.47% 12.22% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 56 38 11
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
458 311 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 56.06% 47.63% 53.75%
Number of salaries quoted 361 276 316
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +14 68 £36,500 -4.57% 11
Durham 0 7 £32,500 -1.51% 1
Northumberland +1 2 £21,000 -53.33% 1
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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++.

1 100 (62.11%) C#
2 77 (47.83%) Java
3 65 (40.37%) SQL
4 60 (37.27%) Degree
5 57 (35.40%) Agile Software Development
6 55 (34.16%) C
7 53 (32.92%) Computer Science
8 50 (31.06%) Mathematics
9 49 (30.43%) UNIX
10 45 (27.95%) XML
10 45 (27.95%) Software Engineering
11 40 (24.84%) Linux
12 36 (22.36%) Web Services
13 34 (21.12%) Games
13 34 (21.12%) Multithreading
14 32 (19.88%) SQL Server
14 32 (19.88%) Python
15 26 (16.15%) BizTalk Server
16 25 (15.53%) OpenGL
17 23 (14.29%) MS Excel
17 23 (14.29%) Banking
17 23 (14.29%) Visualisation
17 23 (14.29%) 3D Visualisation
17 23 (14.29%) Algorithms
18 22 (13.66%) Security Cleared
19 21 (13.04%) WCF
19 21 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
19 21 (13.04%) Client/Server
19 21 (13.04%) Relational Database
20 20 (12.42%) Mobile Payment

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 26 (16.15%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (3.11%) nginx
2 5 (3.11%) Tornado
3 3 (1.86%) Node.js
4 2 (1.24%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.24%) WordPress
5 1 (0.62%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.48%) BASE24
2 1 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.48%) ATM
1 4 (2.48%) HTTP
1 4 (2.48%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.24%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (19.88%) SQL Server
2 21 (13.04%) Relational Database
3 12 (7.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (3.73%) MySQL
5 5 (3.11%) Couchbase
5 5 (3.11%) Redis
5 5 (3.11%) MongoDB
5 5 (3.11%) NoSQL
5 5 (3.11%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.48%) DB2
7 1 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (9.32%) VTune
3 7 (4.35%) Subversion
3 7 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.35%) LabVIEW
4 3 (1.86%) InstallShield
5 2 (1.24%) Xcode
5 2 (1.24%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.62%) GDB
6 1 (0.62%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.62%) Selenium
6 1 (0.62%) JUnit
6 1 (0.62%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.62%) Eclipse
General
1 34 (21.12%) Games
2 23 (14.29%) Banking
3 14 (8.70%) Retail
4 7 (4.35%) Electronics
5 5 (3.11%) Advertising
5 5 (3.11%) Finance
6 2 (1.24%) Legal
6 2 (1.24%) German Language
Job Titles
1 90 (55.90%) Developer
2 59 (36.65%) Software Developer
3 37 (22.98%) Programmer
4 32 (19.88%) Software Engineer
5 21 (13.04%) C# Developer
6 20 (12.42%) C++ Developer
7 18 (11.18%) C++ Software Developer
8 16 (9.94%) C# Software Developer
9 13 (8.07%) Graduate
9 13 (8.07%) C++/C# Developer
10 11 (6.83%) Analyst
10 11 (6.83%) Analyst Programmer
11 8 (4.97%) Quality Engineer
11 8 (4.97%) Software Quality Engineer
11 8 (4.97%) QA Engineer
12 6 (3.73%) Principal Software Developer
13 5 (3.11%) SQL Programmer
13 5 (3.11%) Lead Software Developer
13 5 (3.11%) .NET Software Engineer
13 5 (3.11%) Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (27.95%) XML
2 36 (22.36%) Web Services
3 25 (15.53%) OpenGL
4 21 (13.04%) WCF
5 18 (11.18%) SOAP
6 17 (10.56%) DirectX
7 16 (9.94%) .NET
7 16 (9.94%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 12 (7.45%) iOS SDK
9 10 (6.21%) CSS
9 10 (6.21%) HTML
10 8 (4.97%) ASP.NET
10 8 (4.97%) Qt
10 8 (4.97%) Ember.js
11 5 (3.11%) Twisted
11 5 (3.11%) Memcached
11 5 (3.11%) ZeroMQ
11 5 (3.11%) HTML5
11 5 (3.11%) CherryPy
11 5 (3.11%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 53 (32.92%) Computer Science
2 50 (31.06%) Mathematics
3 23 (14.29%) Visualisation
3 23 (14.29%) Algorithms
4 21 (13.04%) Client/Server
5 20 (12.42%) Mobile Payment
6 18 (11.18%) Mobile Banking
7 14 (8.70%) Augmented Reality
7 14 (8.70%) Mobile App
7 14 (8.70%) 3D Graphics
8 12 (7.45%) Physics
9 7 (4.35%) CUDA
9 7 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (3.11%) Embedded Systems
10 5 (3.11%) Animation
10 5 (3.11%) GIS
10 5 (3.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (2.48%) EMV
11 4 (2.48%) Mainframe
11 4 (2.48%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 49 (30.43%) UNIX
2 40 (24.84%) Linux
3 16 (9.94%) Apple iOS
3 16 (9.94%) Windows
4 14 (8.70%) Android
5 5 (3.11%) FreeBSD
6 4 (2.48%) Windows XP
6 4 (2.48%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.62%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.62%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (35.40%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (27.95%) Software Engineering
3 34 (21.12%) Multithreading
4 23 (14.29%) 3D Visualisation
5 19 (11.80%) Mentoring
6 18 (11.18%) Mobile Commerce
6 18 (11.18%) OO
7 17 (10.56%) Waterfall
7 17 (10.56%) TDD
8 14 (8.70%) 3D Rendering
9 13 (8.07%) Migration
10 11 (6.83%) Scrum
11 9 (5.59%) Image Processing
12 8 (4.97%) OOD
13 7 (4.35%) MVC
14 5 (3.11%) ERP
14 5 (3.11%) Coaching
14 5 (3.11%) iOS Development
15 4 (2.48%) ITIL
15 4 (2.48%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 100 (62.11%) C#
2 77 (47.83%) Java
3 65 (40.37%) SQL
4 55 (34.16%) C
5 32 (19.88%) Python
6 18 (11.18%) T-SQL
7 15 (9.32%) JavaScript
7 15 (9.32%) HLSL
8 11 (6.83%) sed
8 11 (6.83%) AWK
8 11 (6.83%) Shell Script
9 10 (6.21%) Ruby
10 9 (5.59%) Perl
11 8 (4.97%) PHP
11 8 (4.97%) VB
12 6 (3.73%) Objective-C
13 4 (2.48%) PL/1
13 4 (2.48%) COBOL
13 4 (2.48%) JCL
13 4 (2.48%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 60 (37.27%) Degree
2 22 (13.66%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.86%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.86%) PhD
4 2 (1.24%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.62%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.56%) QA
2 8 (4.97%) ISO 9001
2 8 (4.97%) TickIT
2 8 (4.97%) ISO/IEC 12207
2 8 (4.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (4.97%) PCI DSS
3 7 (4.35%) ISO 9000
4 4 (2.48%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 5 (3.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (3.11%) HAProxy
2 3 (1.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (5.59%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.35%) HP
2 7 (4.35%) EMC
3 5 (3.11%) F5
3 5 (3.11%) Twitter
4 4 (2.48%) IBM
4 4 (2.48%) NCR
4 4 (2.48%) Oracle
4 4 (2.48%) VocaLink
5 3 (1.86%) Sencha
6 2 (1.24%) Perforce
7 1 (0.62%) Adobe
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £34000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits
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