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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
England / North East
Rank 51 51 46
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing C++ 17 21 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.65% 3.48% 4.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.18% 5.98% 8.39%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 30
Median salary £40,000 £33,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -13.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
328 351 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 51.17% 58.11% 57.20%
Number of salaries quoted 291 305 369
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £29,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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
Tyne and Wear +2 10 £37,975 +1.94% 4
Durham -2 2 £35,000 +6.06% 3
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 (78.33%) C#
2 38 (63.33%) Java
3 37 (61.67%) Software Engineering
4 24 (40.00%) C
4 24 (40.00%) OO
5 22 (36.67%) Security Cleared
6 19 (31.67%) Git (software)
6 19 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (31.67%) Subversion
7 18 (30.00%) Linux
8 17 (28.33%) SC Cleared
9 16 (26.67%) .NET
9 16 (26.67%) Microsoft
10 15 (25.00%) Degree
11 14 (23.33%) Python
12 13 (21.67%) Firmware
12 13 (21.67%) SQL Server
12 13 (21.67%) SQL
12 13 (21.67%) Scrum
12 13 (21.67%) Qt
12 13 (21.67%) Scala
13 12 (20.00%) T-SQL
14 11 (18.33%) Unix
14 11 (18.33%) Ethernet
14 11 (18.33%) Embedded C++
15 10 (16.67%) Embedded C
15 10 (16.67%) Objective-C
15 10 (16.67%) UML
15 10 (16.67%) MS Excel
15 10 (16.67%) Bluetooth

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 10 (16.67%) Apache Pig
1 10 (16.67%) Apache Spark
2 9 (15.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.33%) Mule
4 1 (1.67%) JBoss
4 1 (1.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.67%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.33%) Ethernet
2 10 (16.67%) Bluetooth
2 10 (16.67%) RS-232
2 10 (16.67%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.67%) Apache Hive
2 10 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 10 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 10 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (31.67%) Git (software)
1 19 (31.67%) Subversion
2 8 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.33%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.33%) Gradle
4 1 (1.67%) GCC
4 1 (1.67%) GDB
4 1 (1.67%) LabVIEW
4 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (10.00%) Games
2 5 (8.33%) Automotive
3 3 (5.00%) Marketing
3 3 (5.00%) Retail
4 2 (3.33%) Electronics
5 1 (1.67%) Law
5 1 (1.67%) Legal
5 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (53.33%) Software Engineer
2 25 (41.67%) Developer
3 20 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 16 (26.67%) C++ Software Engineer
5 12 (20.00%) C# Developer
6 10 (16.67%) C Software Engineer
6 10 (16.67%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
6 10 (16.67%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 10 (16.67%) Embedded C Engineer
6 10 (16.67%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 10 (16.67%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 10 (16.67%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 10 (16.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 10 (16.67%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 10 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
6 10 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 9 (15.00%) .NET Developer
7 9 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (13.33%) C# Software Developer
8 8 (13.33%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (26.67%) .NET
2 13 (21.67%) Qt
3 10 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 10 (16.67%) WCF
4 8 (13.33%) Web Services
4 8 (13.33%) XML
5 4 (6.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 3 (5.00%) MFC
7 2 (3.33%) DirectX
7 2 (3.33%) Middleware
7 2 (3.33%) OpenGL
8 1 (1.67%) Java EE
8 1 (1.67%) QML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Cyber Attack
2 8 (13.33%) Visualisation
3 6 (10.00%) Mathematics
4 5 (8.33%) Oculus Rift
5 4 (6.67%) Algorithms
5 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
6 3 (5.00%) Kinect
6 3 (5.00%) Physics
7 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.33%) Augmented Reality
7 2 (3.33%) HTC Vive
8 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.67%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 18 (30.00%) Linux
2 11 (18.33%) Unix
3 10 (16.67%) Android
3 10 (16.67%) Apple iOS
4 4 (6.67%) Windows
5 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (61.67%) Software Engineering
2 24 (40.00%) OO
3 19 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (21.67%) Scrum
5 10 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
5 10 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
5 10 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
5 10 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
5 10 (16.67%) UML
6 6 (10.00%) SDLC
6 6 (10.00%) TDD
7 5 (8.33%) Migration
8 4 (6.67%) OOP
8 4 (6.67%) Pair Programming
9 3 (5.00%) 3D Visualisation
9 3 (5.00%) Multithreaded Programming
9 3 (5.00%) Multithreading
9 3 (5.00%) OOD
9 3 (5.00%) Prototyping
9 3 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (78.33%) C#
2 38 (63.33%) Java
3 24 (40.00%) C
4 14 (23.33%) Python
5 13 (21.67%) Scala
5 13 (21.67%) SQL
6 12 (20.00%) T-SQL
7 11 (18.33%) Embedded C++
8 10 (16.67%) Embedded C
8 10 (16.67%) Objective-C
9 3 (5.00%) Ruby
10 2 (3.33%) HLSL
Qualifications
1 22 (36.67%) Security Cleared
2 17 (28.33%) SC Cleared
3 15 (25.00%) Degree
4 10 (16.67%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.67%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 13 (21.67%) Firmware
2 1 (1.67%) Docker
2 1 (1.67%) LXC
Vendors
1 16 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.33%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (1.67%) MuleSoft
3 1 (1.67%) WSO2
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