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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 38 41 26
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -15
Permanent jobs citing C++ 36 41 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 5.16% 5.50% 8.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.08% 9.67% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 34 40 55
Median salary £40,000 £34,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -9.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
357 424 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 51.22% 56.91% 56.60%
Number of salaries quoted 294 378 394
Median salary £39,000 £34,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% -6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
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 3 December 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 3 December 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
Tyne and Wear +3 21 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Durham +7 8 £30,750 -12.14% 1
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 57 (81.43%) C#
2 47 (67.14%) Software Engineering
3 41 (58.57%) Java
4 36 (51.43%) OO
5 31 (44.29%) C
6 29 (41.43%) Subversion
6 29 (41.43%) Git (software)
7 25 (35.71%) Microsoft
8 24 (34.29%) Linux
9 22 (31.43%) Firmware
10 21 (30.00%) Embedded C++
10 21 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (30.00%) Security Cleared
11 20 (28.57%) Embedded C
11 20 (28.57%) RS-232
11 20 (28.57%) RS-485
12 19 (27.14%) Ethernet
12 19 (27.14%) .NET
12 19 (27.14%) Qt
13 17 (24.29%) Android
13 17 (24.29%) SQL Server
13 17 (24.29%) MS Excel
13 17 (24.29%) Apple iOS
14 16 (22.86%) Embedded Software Development
14 16 (22.86%) Bluetooth
14 16 (22.86%) UML
14 16 (22.86%) Unix
14 16 (22.86%) SQL
14 16 (22.86%) Objective-C
15 15 (21.43%) SC Cleared

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 11 (15.71%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (10.00%) Apache Pig
2 7 (10.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.43%) JBoss
3 1 (1.43%) Mule
3 1 (1.43%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (24.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (28.57%) RS-232
1 20 (28.57%) RS-485
2 19 (27.14%) Ethernet
3 16 (22.86%) Bluetooth
4 4 (5.71%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (24.29%) SQL Server
2 12 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (10.00%) Apache Hive
3 7 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 7 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.86%) MySQL
5 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (41.43%) Git (software)
1 29 (41.43%) Subversion
2 10 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.43%) GCC
3 1 (1.43%) GDB
3 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (11.43%) Games
2 5 (7.14%) Automotive
2 5 (7.14%) Marketing
3 3 (4.29%) Retail
4 2 (2.86%) Finance
5 1 (1.43%) Electronics
5 1 (1.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 42 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 25 (35.71%) C++ Software Engineer
3 22 (31.43%) Developer
4 20 (28.57%) C Software Engineer
4 20 (28.57%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 20 (28.57%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 20 (28.57%) Embedded C Engineer
4 20 (28.57%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 20 (28.57%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 20 (28.57%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 20 (28.57%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 20 (28.57%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 20 (28.57%) Embedded Engineer
4 20 (28.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 16 (22.86%) C# Developer
6 15 (21.43%) Software Developer
7 12 (17.14%) .NET Developer
7 12 (17.14%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
9 8 (11.43%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (27.14%) .NET
1 19 (27.14%) Qt
2 13 (18.57%) WCF
3 12 (17.14%) .NET Framework
4 10 (14.29%) Web Services
4 10 (14.29%) XML
5 4 (5.71%) MFC
5 4 (5.71%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 3 (4.29%) WPF
7 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.86%) DirectX
7 2 (2.86%) OpenGL
8 1 (1.43%) Alternative PHP Cache
8 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.43%) CSS
8 1 (1.43%) CSS3
8 1 (1.43%) HTML
8 1 (1.43%) HTML5
8 1 (1.43%) Java EE
8 1 (1.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.29%) Visualisation
2 8 (11.43%) Algorithms
3 7 (10.00%) Cyber Attack
4 5 (7.14%) Mathematics
4 5 (7.14%) Oculus Rift
5 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.71%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (4.29%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.29%) Kinect
7 2 (2.86%) Augmented Reality
7 2 (2.86%) HTC Vive
8 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.43%) Physics
8 1 (1.43%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 24 (34.29%) Linux
2 17 (24.29%) Android
2 17 (24.29%) Apple iOS
3 16 (22.86%) Unix
4 6 (8.57%) Windows
5 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (67.14%) Software Engineering
2 36 (51.43%) OO
3 21 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (22.86%) Embedded Software Development
4 16 (22.86%) UML
5 12 (17.14%) Scrum
6 7 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
6 7 (10.00%) OOP
6 7 (10.00%) Reverse Engineering
7 5 (7.14%) Migration
8 4 (5.71%) Cross-Platform Development
9 3 (4.29%) 3D Visualisation
9 3 (4.29%) Multithreaded Programming
9 3 (4.29%) Multithreading
9 3 (4.29%) Pair Programming
9 3 (4.29%) Prototyping
9 3 (4.29%) TDD
10 2 (2.86%) Code Optimisation
10 2 (2.86%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (81.43%) C#
2 41 (58.57%) Java
3 31 (44.29%) C
4 21 (30.00%) Embedded C++
5 20 (28.57%) Embedded C
6 16 (22.86%) Objective-C
6 16 (22.86%) SQL
7 14 (20.00%) T-SQL
8 8 (11.43%) Python
9 7 (10.00%) Scala
10 2 (2.86%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.86%) HLSL
10 2 (2.86%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.43%) Perl
11 1 (1.43%) PHP
11 1 (1.43%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 21 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 12 (17.14%) Degree
4 7 (10.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.43%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.43%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (31.43%) Firmware
2 2 (2.86%) Docker
2 2 (2.86%) LXC
Vendors
1 25 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.29%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (1.43%) WSO2
3 1 (1.43%) Xamarin
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